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ANNE J. DANCIK
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Anne J. Dancik (nee Misencik), age 88, a resident of Amherst and formerly of
Vermilion, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, December
26, 2020 at the Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Avon.
Anne was born November 8, 1932 in Lakewood and resided there until marrying
in 1953. Along with her husband, the late Robert J. Dancik and their
family, they lived throughout the United States and Europe until his
retirement from the United States Air Force in 1969 when they returned to
Ohio and resided in Vermilion. In 2003 Anne moved to Amherst and was a
member of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, South
Amherst. While residing in Vermilion, Anne belonged to St. Mary Catholic
Church, was active in the church's choir and also was a strong member of
Christ Renews His Parish (CHRP).
During her childhood in Lakewood, Anne attended SS. Cyril &
Methodius Catholic School, St. Theresa Academy and graduated high school in
1950 from the Slovak Girls Academy in Danville, Pennsylvania. All during
her life, Anne enjoyed music, was a gifted singer and shared her musicality
with her family and friends. Many good times were had at her home where
everyone congregated for music, singing, and fellowship.
Survivors include her four children; Susan (Steve) Szilagyi of Sheffield
Lake, John (Laurie) Dancik of Connecticut, Karen Dancik (Dan) Abfall of
Carol (Matt) Abfall of Oberlin, ten grandchildren, and ten great
She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years Robert J. Dancik
(2000), her parents Joseph B. Misencik (1967) and Lucy M. (nee Zvolencak)
Misencik (1974), sisters; Gertrude Sinchak (2006), Agnes Chinchar (2003),
Rose Mayton (2020), Sr. Therese Misencik SBS (2018), and her brother Joseph
A. Misencik (2018).
Family will receive friends Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. time of Mass
at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 333 So. Lake St.,
South Amherst. Rev. Timothy O'Connor, pastor, will officiate. Burial will
follow in Brownhelm Cemetery, Vermilion.
Anne's singing will live in our hearts forever.
Arrangements entrusted to the Garland-Misencik Funeral Home, Amherst.