IDA S. HORVATICH
Ida S. Horvatich (nee Yuhasz), 99 of Amherst, peacefully went home to be
with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, February 6, 2022 after a
Ida was born April 15, 1922 in South Lorain where she lived until 1958. She
moved to Amherst in 1959 and resided there for the remainder of her life.
In her early hears, Ida worked as a waitress and short order cook, but her
primary focus in life was that of a homemaker. She often went with her late
husband John on his bakery route before his retirement in 1979. She
assisted her husband John with conducting military honors for the Disabled
American Veterans where John served as chaplain for nine years. She was a
life member of the Disabled American Veterans Ladies Auxiliary and
volunteered at Amherst Hospital for 25 years. She was a life member of the
Hungarian Reformed Church in Lorain, a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in
Amherst, and a former member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ in
Amherst. She was active in many of the organizations within the churches.
Ida enjoyed gardening, reading, cooking, baking, mailing occasional cards
filled with surprises, and enjoyed blessing family and friends with
practical everyday essential items.
Survivors include her daughters Charlotte Ramirez (Max deceased) of Elyria
and Tina (Ron) Muska of Amherst; four grandchildren; twelve great
grandchildren; and nine great great grandchildren.
Ida was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years John J. Horvatich
(1988), infant son Thomas J. (1961), brothers Frank and Louis (Bundi)
Yuhasz, sisters; Julia Yuhasz, Elizabeth (Betty) Solka, Anna Yuhasz, parents
Andrew and Suzanna (Susie) (nee Veres), and son-in-law Max Ramirez Jr.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, February 12, 2022 from 11 a.m.
until the time of funeral service at 1 p.m. at the Garland-Misencik Funeral
Home, 851 Park Avenue, Amherst. The Rev. Paul Werner, pastor of St. Paul
Lutheran Church will officiate. Interment will follow in Ridge Hill
Memorial Park, Amherst Township.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to St. Paul Lutheran
Church, 115 Central Dr., Amherst, OH 44001, The Hungarian Reformed Church,
1691 East 31st St., Lorain, OH 44055, or St. Peter's United Church of
Christ, 582 Church St., Amherst, OH 44001.