Ruth M. Bara (Cvetic)

Burial Date:

May 1, 2017

Birth & Death Date:

September 26, 1928 - December 17, 2016

Funeral Home:

Reichlin-Roberts Funeral Home (Directions)


Emmanuel Lutheran Church (Directions)

Ruth Mae Bara (Cvetic), 88, of Elyria, passed away in her residence at The Abbewood on Saturday, December 17, 2016. Mrs. Bara was born in Lorain, grew up in Cleveland and made her home in Elyria since 1950.

She was a homemaker, a supportive wife, a devoted mother and grandmother and a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Elyria. She was a prior member of Trinity Lutheran in Vermilion and St. Mary Church in Elyria.

She is survived by her children, Gail E. Hurt (Randy), Joan E. Brown (Brian), Jane A. Sito (Jack) and John J. Bara (Rebecca); grandchildren, Terrance Hurt, David Hurt (Lori), Brandon Brown (Laura), Jill Brown, Beth Brown Boza (J.B.), Joanna Brown Reser (Jordan), Ashley Anderson Petit (Chris), Lindsay Anderson Brown (Carrington), Julie Sito Cole (J.T.), Jack Sito, Tess Sito, Eliza, Scott, Paige and Ryan Bara; 13 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John V. Bara in 2012; a brother, Norman Cvetic and her parents, Frank and Mary (nee Kascinac) Cvetic.

A memorial service will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 360 Princeton Avenue, Elyria, Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 12 Noon, where friends will be received from 11 A.M. until the time of services. The Reverend Paul Jaster will officiate. Private burial will be in Ridgehill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.

The family would like to express their gratitude to each and every Abbewood staff member who provided Ruth with loving care.

Memorial contributions may be made to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 360 Princeton Ave., Elyria, OH 44035 or to St. Mary Church, 320 Middle Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035.

The Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, is handling the arrangements.

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