Sept. 18, 1943 — July 3, 2008
SANDUSKY — Margaret Elaine Kudela, 64, of Sandusky and formerly Norwalk, died Thursday, July 03, 2008 at Stein Hospice Care Center.
She was born September 18, 1943 in Ontario, Canada. She moved to Norwalk as a child and was a graduate of Norwalk High School. She was a certified master gardener and was the former owner of Sand Road Greenhouse. She was active in Heritage activities at the Huron County Fair for many years. She enjoyed gardening, reading, sewing, beading and woodworking. She also raised goats and was a prime source for 4-H members.
She is survived by her mother, Eileen (West) Stiver of Cincinnati; daughters, Jody (Keith) Lovejoy of FL and Donna McClelland of FL; sons, Bill (Karen) Kudela of NY and Paul (Melissa) Kudela of Huron; 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; sisters, Joan (Jim) Rothel of Cincinnati and Carol Stiver of NH; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Stiver.
Friends may call on Monday from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. in the funeral home. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Norwalk.
In memory of Elaine, the family suggests cut flowers from one’s own garden flowers or a contribution to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.