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Laura Elizabeth Skalak


Laura Elizabeth Skalak, 39, of Medina, passed away peacefully in her sleep Friday, August 31, 2018. She was born March 29, 1979 in Medina, to Larry and Dorothy (Boettler) Skalak.

Laura spent many years working for A.I. Root Candle Co. and was a member of St. Francis Xavior Catholic Church. She enjoyed taking photos and creating videos and loved watching television. Her favorite hobby was taking long walks with her family and she was known for her very friendly attitude.

Laura is survived by her loving parents; brother, Matthew Skalak; grandfather, William Boettler; many aunts, uncles, and cousins; her cat, Sassy and dog, Flash.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Larry and Dolores Skalak and grandmother, Violet Boettler.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 4, 2018 from 3 to 7 P.M., at The Waite and Son Funeral Home, 765 North Court Street, Medina. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 10:30 A.M., at St. Francis Xavior Catholic Church, 606 E. Washington St., Medina, where a burial will follow at St. Francis Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Laura's family for funeral expenses.

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