ASHTABULA — Terez Demko, age 78, of Ashtabula, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, as the result of an auto accident.
She was born in Budapest, Hungary, on Dec. 14, 1935, the daughter of Janos and Anna (Varga) Beko. She was an area resident most of her life.
Terez had worked for many years as a painter for the Premix Co.
Terez was a member of Our Lady of Peace, Mother of Sorrows Parish. She was an excellent cook and baker, and enjoyed serving her family.
She is survived by two daughters, Aggie (Dale) Girt of North Olmstead, Ohio, and Sue Demko of Charlotte, N.C.; a granddaughter, Mariah Phillips; and two great-grandchildren, Mathew and Tara.
Terez as preceded in death by her parents; husband, Steve Demko; and a daughter, Erika Phillips.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m., Friday, Feb. 7th, at Our Lady of Peace, Mother of Sorrows Parish, 1464 W. 6th St., Ashtabula.
POTTI LAKESIDE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 1329 Lake Ave., Ashtabula, is handling arrangements. Obituary and condolences at pottifuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.