Eleanore R. (Andrassy) TimkoJune 1, 1928 ~ October 29, 2017 (age 89)
Services will be held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 10:00 am at the Infant Jesus of Prague Church in Boardman for Eleanore R. Timko who passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017. Eleanore was born on June 1, 1928 daughter of the late Stephen and Mary (Hospodar) Andrasy. She was a graduate of Chaney High School, class of 1946. After graduation she went to work for Youngstown Sheet & Tube Company as the secretary to the Chief Metallurgist. She also worked as secretary to Mayor Dan Hurite of Struthers and retired from the Youngstown Catholic Diocese as a secretary in the Tribunal department and the Diocesan Library.She was a member of Infant Jesus of Prague Church and its Infant Jesus of Prague Guild. For the Guild, she sewed the capes which were put on the infant statues given to newborns at baptism and in the coffins of deceased church members. She was a member of the Byzantine Social Club. Eleanore also served as president and secretary for some 20 years in the Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary council#4224. She belonged to the VFW Auxiliary #7538 and served as president and a member of Struthers Historical Society. Being an avid reader, she became a Certified Tutor of Literacy and met at the Struthers Library with people needing help. She belonged to P.E.R.I., Inc. of Ohio and Mahoning County, Chapter #18. She met for lunch each month with members of the class of 1942 (8th grade classmates) from Holy Name School.She enjoyed her time as a Volunteer at the Davis Library in Mill Creek Park. She also was a Garden Club Member - at - large and a supporter member of Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens. Doing yard work and tending to her home flower gardens provided her great pleasure. She belonged to a monthly card club who played 500 Bid. She also enjoyed crafts of all kinds, especially crocheting, quilting, counted cross-stitch and welcomed the challenge of cross-word and word-search books.
Eleanore married James Timko on June 7, 1952. He passed away on February 10, 2009 after sharing 59 years living and loving our lives together and raising their daughter, Roberta Lynn who today is all the things that you wish your child would be. She leaves her daughter Dr. Roberta and son-in-law Bruce Lockhart. If ever there were two people more loved and appreciated and admired for their good deeds and accomplishments, it was them. Also surviving are two grandsons, Benjamin and Spencer. They were God's greatest gifts to us. They made our world so filled with love and happiness. A brother Raymond Andrasy also survives in Charleston, S.C.
Many thanks to Janet Barnett who was her caregiver and friend and to her neighbors, Kim Dworak and Cheryl & Bert Cene for all they did.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 9:30 am - 10:00 am at Infant Jesus of Prague Church. Entombment will take place in St. John Cemetery.
Contributions can be made in Eleanore's name to the building fund at Infant Jesus of Prague Church.
There is an appointed time for everything
and a time for every affair under the heavens.
.... a time to be born and
.... a time to die.
Ecclesiastes: Chapter 3