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Agnes C. Dane-Brezina
Frequent Blood Donor; Known as "Grandma B" To Many; Knitted Dish Cloths To Give To Many
Age 97
Born: March 26, 1923   Died: May 30, 2020

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Agnes C. Dane Brezina (nee Caco), 97, of Lorain, died peacefully Saturday May 30, 2020 at Adult Care by Sandy in Lorain.

She was born March 26, 1923 in Lorain and had been a lifelong Lorain resident.

Agnes graduated from Clearview High School in 1941, where she was part of the drum and bugle corps in the marching band and was also secretary of her class.

She worked at Worthington Golf Ball, Lorain Printing, Bemis Florist, Frank Kalo Flowers and Hixon’s Country Place.

Agnes volunteered with the American Cancer Society and was a frequent blood donor at the Lorain County blood bank until the age of 80.  She enjoyed knitting and crocheting and was a member of the Lorain Public Library Yarn Club.  She knitted many dish cloths which she gave to family and friends.  Agnes enjoyed listening to polkas on the Sunday morning radio show.  She was a member of the former Holy Trinity Catholic Church and St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.  She was known as “Grandma B” to many.

Agnes is survived by her son Timothy T. (Karla) Dane of Amherst; grandchildren: Maureen (Thom) Johnson, Thomas Dane (Cara – Fiancée) and Dianna Dane; great grandchildren: Jordan and Logan Dane and Emily, Leah and Lucas Johnson and daughter-in-law Kathy Dane.  She was preceded in death by her first husband Thomas Dane in 1960, second husband Steve “Pee Wee” Brezina in 1976, son Donald D. “Bear” Dane in 2011, parents John & Helen Caco (nee Tomcho), great grandson Dane Johnson in 2019, brothers William Caco and John Casco, sisters: Cecelia Horomanski, Helen Korp, Veronica Solak, Ann Szalay, Dorothy Zimmerman and Pauline Sackett and daughter-in-law Linda Dane in 2011.

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