Name: Bertha YAGER 1
Birth: 7 MAY 1907 in Bacsko, Zemplen Megye Hungary
Death: 24 JUN 1980 in Amherst, Lorain Co., Ohio 2
BLES: 7 MAY 1907 Bacsko, Zemplen Megye, Hungary
Burial: 27 JUN 1980 Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain, Lorain Co., Ohio
_FA7: Social Security #: 285-14-3952 2
_FA8: Died at Amherst Manor Nursing home.
CONF: burial lot # 6372 grave 2-F-S
Reference Number: 1332
Obituary-The Journal-Lorain, Ohio-Wednesday, June 25, 1980
Lorain-Mrs. Bertha Elek (nee Yager), 73 a Lorain resident 72 yrs, died yesterday at Amherst Manor Nursing Home, after a lengthy illness.
A native of Bacsko, Zemplen Megye, Hungary, she came to Lorain as a child and attended Lorain schools. She was a member of the Hungarian Reformed Church Senior Ladies Guild, Hungarian Reformed Sick Benefit Society and the Hungarian Young Peoples Society.
She was formerly employed as a cook in the former Sutters Grill, Lorain, and also operated the Hungarian Young Men's Society Club with her husband for 20 yrs.
Surviving are her husband of 57 years, Charles; sons, Charles Jr., Richard, both of Lorain, Steven, Springfield, Mass., six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; sisters, Mrs Jennie Kodmen, Mrs. William (Stella) Frey, Mrs. Eugene (Helen) Presutto, all of Lorain, Mrs. Charles (Priscilla) Radovich and Mrs. Edward (Evelyn) Karendal, both of Amherst.
Friends may call tomorrow, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. in the Emil Dovala Funeral Home, 1976 E. 31st St., Lorain, where Prayer services will be 7:30 P.M.. The body will be taken to the Hungarian Reformed Church at 1 P.M. Friday, where friends may call until time of service at 2 P.M. Rev. Dr. Zoltan Szucs, pastor, will officiate: burial in Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.
I do not have Bertha's death certificate as of yet.
[Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., S/S Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with E, Date of Import: Jun 14, 1998, Internal Ref. #188.8.131.52854.175]
Individual: Elek, Bertha
Birth date: May 7, 1907
Death date: Jun 1980
Social Security #: 285-14-3952
Last residence: OH 44055
State of issue: OH
Zip of last payment: 44055
Father: Steve YAGER
Mother: Esther DOHANYOS
Charles K. ELEK b: 21 JAN 1897 in Thames Megye, Hungary
- Charles ELEK b: Private
- Richard L. ELEK b: 11 JAN 1926 in Lorain , Lorain Co., Ohio
- Albert J. ELEK b: ABT. 1928 in Lorain , Lorain Co., Ohio
- Living ELEK
- Title: The Lorain Journal
Page: Pg. 22-Wednesday, June 25, 1980
Text: Obiturary for Bertha Yager Elek
- Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with E, Date of Import: Jun 14, 1998, Internal Ref. #184.108.40.206854.175