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Helen (nee Molnar) Zych

Obituary for Helen (nee Molnar) Zych

January 4, 1928 - August 3, 2018
Elyria, Ohio | Age 90

Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Artist


Helen M. Zych (nee Molnar), a lifelong resident of Lorain, passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018 at The Wesleyan Village in Elyria following a lengthy illness. She was born on January 4,1928.

Mrs. Zych graduated from Lorain High School and attended St. Peter Church. She enjoyed being a homemaker and a mother, and was proud of her Hungarian culture. Helen was also a talented artist and the winner of several first-place ribbons at the Lorain County Fair. Her annual Christmas scene painted on her home's picture window for over twenty years was recognized several times by front page news stories. In 1966, The Lorain Rotary Club chose her winter scene as the cover artwork for their annual Christmas card fund-raiser.

Mrs. Zych is survived by her sons Gary Zych (Anna Filardi) of Atlanta, GA and Jeff Zych (Mary Kay) of Avon Lake); daughters Donna George of Cape Coral FL (grandchild Stephen) and Sharon Kastl of Vermilion (husband Rick and grandchildren Rich and Brooke) and also by her sister Irene Yuhasz of Elyria.

She was preceded in death by her husband Robert A. Zych (2015), son Robert N. Zych (2008), sister Elizabeth Abel, brother William Molnar and beloved parents William and Regina (nee Vargo) Molnar and stepfather Michael Olah.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Alzhermer's Association, 37309 Harvest Drive, Avon, OH, 44011 (

Friends may call 6-8pm Tuesday, August 7, at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria. A Memorial Mass will be at 11am Wednesday, August 8 at St. Peter Church, 3655 Oberlin Ave., Lorain. Reverend Craig Hovanec, pastor of the church, will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetary, Lorain.

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