Dorothy S. Abel (Kochiss)

Burial Date:

January 22, 2018

Birth & Death Date:

February 28, 1931 - January 15, 2018

Funeral Home:

Gluvna - Shimo - Hromada Funeral Chapel (Directions)


Gluvna - Shimo - Hromada Funeral Chapel (Directions)

Dorothy S. Abel (nee Kochiss), 86, of Lorain, died Monday January 15, 2018, at Mercy New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain after a brief illness.
She was born February 28, 1931, in Bridgeport, Connecticut and had resided in Lorain most of her life.
Dorothy was a member of Hungarian Reformed United Church of Christ in Lorain and the Busy Martha Guild of the church.
She is survived by her sons, Thomas Abel of Lorain and Michael Abel (Heather) of Amherst; sister-in-law, Marlene Walters (David) of Aponte Verde, Arizona; and brother-in-law, Jim Abel of Littleton, Colorado. 
She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Alex Abel, Jr. in 2013; parents, Stephen and Sophie Kochiss (nee Fuchs); sisters, Anna and Margaret; and brothers, Stephen, Frank, Peter and Joseph Kochiss and infant twins.
Private family funeral services will be held.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hungarian Reformed United Church of Christ, 1691 E 31st St., Lorain, OH 44055.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave., Lorain. Online condolences can be made at

Burial Location

Section: - E - Lot Number: 141 Space: 1


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