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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

Since 1905, The Busch Family has had a strong commitment to the families and communities we serve. Now in or fourth generation of family ownership we continue to be the most preferred for funeral, burial and cremation services. Many funeral homes advertise cremation services, but that does not mean they provide crematory services on site. Busch Funeral and Crematory Services has an on premises crematory and have certified staff that personally manage the entire cremation process. Our Care Center provides 24/7 care for your loved one assuring you your loved one never leaves our care. Our dedicated professionals provide families with a greater level of care, comfort and accountability.

Our staff is courteous and sympathetic ...Our facilities are comfortable and spotless...our services are handled with dignity and respect. We provide you with a 100% satisfaction guarantee. If you are not completely satisfied with any of our professional services or facilities, you will not be charged for that particular service.

Thank you for placing your trust and confidence in us.

James H. Busch and J. Mark Busch
4th Generation Funeral Directors

Our Obituaries

Ram Kishan Goyal, M.D.

July 29, 1939 - October 2, 2015

Ram Kishan Goyal, M.D., reputable and respected physician born in Agra, India, graduate of Agra Medical College. He worked as chairman of Radiation Oncology at Mt. Sinai hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. He is survived by his wife Dr. Sheela Goyal, his daughter Pamela Murarka, son-in-law Sumeet Murarka, two grandchildren Sean and Anisha, daughter Dr. Sonia Goyal, and sons Dr. Lav Goyal and Dr. Kush...
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Allen Darrell Hardin

March 6, 1937 - October 1, 2015

Allen "Darrell" Hardin, age 78. Beloved Husband of Nancy (nee Scalf). Dear father of Steven (Kathy) and Michael (Lisa). Grandfather of Krista, Cody, Mackenzie, Zack and Hunter. Brother of Ralph, Charlcie, and the late Ann and Rondal. Passed away Thursday October 1, 2015. Service at the Funeral Home Tuesday October 6 at 10:00am. Interment West Park Cemetery. Friends may call at the BUSCH...
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Don Nicholson

March 18, 1939 - October 1, 2015

Don L. Nicholson, 76, of North Ridgeville, devoted Live-In, Lover, and Bodyguard of Marge Haputa; loving father of Don, Jr. "DJ"(Cathleen Bruce), Holly Haputa, and the late Tammie Jones; Grandpa of Linea, Mark and Edward; Great-Grandpa of Tyler and Lola; dear son of the late Nelson and Georgianna (nee Ryan); beloved brother of Kay Nicholson, Ann Harman and seven deceased siblings. Passed away...
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Jean C. Sefl

December 15, 1922 - September 30, 2015

JEAN C. SEFL (nee Rolland), age 92 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Glenn Sefl, devoted mother of Peggy Vanar (Robert Augustine) and Gary Sefl, loving grandmother of Justin Krumm, Erin Hill (Peter Schicker) and Jill Sefl-Thomas (Dustin), great-grandmother of Ruth and Jane Thomas, dear sister of Alice Long (deceased) and William Rolland. Passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2015. Cremation by...
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Barbara R. Corwin

July 18, 1952 - September 30, 2015

Barbara R. Corwin (nee Lane), 63; loving wife of Clyde; caring mother of Jonathan, Melissa, Michael and James; grandmother of 2. Passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2015. Cremation by Busch Crematory. All services private. Busch Funeral Home, 21369 Center Ridge Rd., Fairview Park 440-333-9774
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Dominic Giordano

February 27, 1937 - September 29, 2015

Dominic Giordano, age 78, passed away on September 29, 2015; beloved husband of Maryl Giordano (nee Fulmer); devoted father of Dominic (Trisha) and Dion (Carolyn); loving grandfather of Dominic, Brianna and Josephine; cherished son of the late Joseph and Antonia Giordano; dear brother of the late Josephine, Marie Ravanelli, the late Joseph (Louise), James (Rita), Carmella Morabito (Jack), Joanne...
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Mary (nee Haskiell) Tusing

July 12, 1934 - September 29, 2015

Mary E. Tusing (nee Haskiell), 81, of Elyria went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at O'Neill Healthcare North Ridgeville following a courageous battle with Alzheimer's. She was born July 12, 1934 in Tunnelton, West Virginia. Mary has been a Lorain County resident since 1952. She was employed at Elyria Memorial Hospital, Dietary Department, for 13 ½ years, retiring in 1986...
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Edward John Podmore

March 25, 1925 - September 28, 2015

Edward John Podmore, age 90 of Parma. Beloved husband of 70 years to Phyllis (nee Anderson); loving father of Sheila Gretar and Susan Setterlin (Robert); grandfather of Donald, Douglas, Jodi, Mark and Steven; great-grandfather of Curtis, Spencer, Dylan, Audrey, Zachary, Jason, Jacob, Hannah, Matthew, Ben and Quinn; and uncle of many. Preceded in death by parents George and Mayme, twin brother,...
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Donald M. Purdy

June 15, 1926 - September 28, 2015

Donald M. Purdy, 89 of Avon Lake formerly of Bay Village and Parma, passed away, Monday, September 28, 2015 at The Avenue, Town Center, Avon Lake. Don was born June 15, 1926 in Coraopolis, PA and had lived in Avon Lake since 1955. Don was raised in Coraopolis and was a graduate of Coraopolis High School. He was a WWII Navy Veteran serving at the United States Naval Air Base, Okinawa, Japan...
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James R. McDonald

September 3, 1937 - September 28, 2015

James R. McDonald, age 78 of Broadview Hts., Loving husband of 57 years to Margaret "Peggy"; beloved father of Gregory McDonald (Ann), Christine Conroy and Steven McDonald (Jamie); treasured grandfather of Sarah Conroy, Zachary Conroy, Colin McDonald and Corey McDonald; great-grandfather of Jaiden Marchette; he was a brother to 8 and an uncle of many. Jim retired in 1999 from American Spring...
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Jeanne M. Hartman

July 18, 1925 - September 27, 2015

HARTMAN, JEANNE M. (nee Hill) age 90, wife of the late William J. Hartman, Sr. passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2015. Mother of William "Jack" Hartman, Jr. (wife Anna Marie), Cecilia Hartman, Margaret "Peggy" Jalovec (husband Wade), Neil Hartman (wife Deanna, deceased). Grandmother of ten and great-grandmother of eleven. Visitation Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 4pm to 8pm at Busch Funeral...
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William K. Mickey

December 29, 1955 - September 27, 2015

Bill Mickey, 59, of Brooklyn, beloved husband of Angelia (nee Starkey); loving father of Shannon Fox (Michael) and Carrie Mickey (Curtis Konopka); devoted grandpa of Matthew (Gabrielle), Eric, Samantha and Reannan; cherished son of Dolores and the late Leonard; dear brother of Debbie Landers (Glen), Carol Anderson (Bob), Duane (Ruth) and the late Leonard; good friend and uncle of many. Passed...
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James M. Kajder

November 5, 1954 - September 27, 2015

James M. Kajder, 60; loving husband of Ruth; son of the late Michael and Alice Kajder; friend of many. Passed away Sunday, September 27, 2015. Services will be at a later date. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 440-333-9774
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Kurt G. LeViseur

June 19, 1933 - September 27, 2015

Kurt G. LeViseur, age 82 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Merritt) of 60 years; loving father of Catherine LeViseur, Kurt LeViseur (deceased), and Cindi Packard (Craig); genius grandpa of Lou and Madeline; brother of the late Kathleen Piersol (Richard, living). Kurt was an Air Force Veteran. He passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, September 27, 2015. Memorials...
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Sharon L. Wegener

March 12, 1947 - September 25, 2015

Sharon L. Wegener (nee Running), age 68. Loving wife of the late Howard A. Wegener; dear mother of Robert G. Kanzig (Coreen) and Michele Leyden (Tim); cherished grandmother of Josh Leyden, Cecelia Lynn Manning, Thomas F. Manning, Jennifer M. Kanzig and Julia Kanzig; sister of the late Charleen Alberino and Wilma Hendricks. Sharon passed away on Friday, September 25, 2015. A celebration of Sharon...
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Anthony W. Monyak

September 12, 1925 - September 24, 2015

Anthony W. Monyak, 90; son of the late Anthony Monyak and Rose (nee Joniak). father of Tony (Joyce), Anne Skoch (Tom), Andrew (Cathy), Alan (Pamm), Audrey Kral (A.J.), Adriene Siedler (Tom), Alisia and the late Joanne Oney; grandfather of 19; great-grandfather of 15; brother of John and the late Sr. Rosalitta (Mary), Rose Babinec, Josephine Babinec, Cecelia Regla, Sr. Rosann ( Ann) and Helen. He...
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Doris M. McNeil

May 13, 1922 - September 23, 2015

Doris M. McNeil (nee Williams), age 93, passed away September 23, 2015. Mother of Bruce C. (Donna) Mundy, Honolulu, HI and Sybil A. Mundy, Avon Lake, OH. Stepmother of Bruce B. (Sue) McNeil, FL & MI, Karen M. Wesson, Oklahoma City, OK, and David (Linda) McNeil, Portland OR. Loving grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 20. Devoted to her family, she differentiated between her children and...
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Thomas Allen "Tom" Keir

July 9, 1951 - September 23, 2015

Thomas Allen Keir "Tom", age 64, Avon, OH, was called to be with our Lord on Wednesday, September 23, 2015. Devoted husband of Cynthia G Keir, father of David Keir (Danielle Coleman), Chris Keir (Sarah), Elizabeth Keir and Stefan Keir, step-father of Krista Seidel (Brett), Tana Zaffino (Nate), Melissa Meddles (Travis) and beloved Papi to Isaiah and Samuel Seidel, Hunter and Maya Conley and...
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Arline J. Srail

March 18, 1937 - September 22, 2015

ARLINE J. SRAIL (nee Uzell), age 78 of Parma. Beloved wife of Raymond for 53 years, devoted mother of Kenneth (Lucia), Douglas (Terri) and David, loving grandmother of Pierce, Jessica, Erica (Bob), Erin and Evan (Megan), great-grandmother of Jackson, Jordan, Hunter, Reagan and Aiden, dear sister of Raymond (deceased) (Jill), Clifford and Clayton (Sandra), cherished aunt and friend of many. Arline...
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Christine L. Major

October 21, 1956 - September 21, 2015

Christine Lee Major, 58 of Avon Lake, formerly of Ann Arbor, Michigan, passed away Monday, September 21, 2015. She was born October 21, 1956 in Saginaw, Michigan. Christine was a graduate of Bridgeport High School and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of New Mexico. She worked as a registered nurse for various heath care organizations including Pfizer. ...
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Alan L. Robinson

August 20, 1930 - September 21, 2015

Alan graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1948. He was a member of Experimental Aircraft Association. He enjoyed Stock Car, Indy Car, and Midget Racing. He has a Pilot's License, his own plane and loved to fly. Mr. Robinson is survived by his brother Harold of The Villages, Florida; two nieces and five nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife Lorraine; parents Warren L. and Helen...
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David Francis Marty

March 29, 1945 - September 21, 2015

David (Dave) Francis Marty, age 70, died peacefully at his home Monday September 21 after a prolonged illness. Born in Louisville, Ky, on March 29, 1945 he grew up in Amherst OH and lived in Tucson, AZ, Centerville, VA and Myrtle Beach SC. He attended the Amherst schools and graduated from Marion L. Steele High School (1963) where he was an active member of the band as drummer and a skilled...
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Diana Lynn Cillo

October 21, 1961 - September 21, 2015

Diana Lynn Cillo (nee Smith), 53 of Fairview Park, formerly of Sandusky and Avon Lake, passed away on Monday, September 21, 2015 at St. John Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Diana was born in Cleveland on October 21, 1961. She graduated from Avon Lake High School and worked as an accountant for K&K Interiors in Sandusky. Diana was a member of the American Legion Post 211. She...
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Kevin C. McMichael

May 9, 1957 - September 20, 2015

Kevin C. McMichael, 58 of Lorain, formerly of Avon Lake, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2015 following a short illness at New Life Hospice of St. Joseph, Lorain. Kevin was born in Lorain on May 9, 1957. He graduated in 1976 from Avon Lake High School, attended Lorain County J.V.S., and was self-employed as a mechanic. Kevin loved cars and car racing. He also enjoyed spending time with...
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Maria H. Matko

December 17, 1974 - September 18, 2015

Maria H. Matko, age 40, of Avon OH passed away peacefully in the comfort of her family on Friday, September 18, 2015. She was born December 17, 1974 in Columbus, OH. She was the beloved wife of Andy and dearest mother of Mason of Avon, OH. She was the daughter of Patricia Vermes of Westlake, OH and the late Frank Vermes. She was the sister of Catie Jeske of Westlake, OH and the late Jennifer...
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Katera Dawnn Perkins

July 16, 1990 - September 17, 2015

Katera Dawnn Perkins, age 25, beloved daughter of Angela Moore, Tyrone Sanders, and biological father Leonard Perkins; loving mother of the late Braylen Michael; granddaughter of Hazel Moore-Maloy(Frank), Billy Moore(deceased), and Jeanette Cash; the best sister of Cierah Sanders; loving step sister of Quran Muhammad; half-sister of Ayana, LJ, Devin, and Brandon; loving friend of Fred Smith who...
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Elizabeth C. Gallo

December 27, 1923 - September 17, 2015

Elizabeth C. Gallo "Betty" (nee Marx), 91; beloved wife of 66 years of Frank "Chic". Dear mother of Councilwoman Dona Brady (Dan), Bob Gallo (Joan) and Marianne Bregar (Tom); loving grandmother and great-grandmother. Betty enjoyed nothing more than spending time with her family. Passed away Thursday, September 17, 2015. Prayer service will be at the funeral home on Wednesday, September 23,...
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Donald J. Bajusz

February 19, 1951 - September 17, 2015

Donald J. Bajusz, age 64. Beloved father of Donald, Cathy, Shelly, Roxanne (deceased) & Don; cherished grandfather of Mario, Shawn & Nautica; brother of Ronald, Linda, Patty, Michael (deceased), Julius & Karen; uncle & friend of many. Service at the funeral home Saturday, 9/19 at 5pm. Visitaion at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 RIDGE ROAD, PARMA, FROM 3-5PM ON SATURDAY. Cremation by Busch. The family...
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Phyllis (nee Opper) Zhitnik

May 24, 1924 - September 16, 2015

Phyllis Zhitnik (nee Opper), 91, of Sheffield Village passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2015. She was born May 24, 1924 in Cleveland. Phyllis was a Library Aide at Elyria High School. She was a devoted member of Temple B'Nai Abraham in Elyria. Her interests included cooking, traveling, arts, theater, classical music; she was a lifelong student and an avid reader. She also served as a...
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William G. Morgan, Jr.

June 17, 1957 - September 16, 2015

WILLIAM G. MORGAN, JR., 58, beloved husband of Shelley Kee-Morgan; loving father of Nicole (Chris), Kimberly, William G., III; loving papa of Bryanah; dear son of the late William G., Sr. and Kathleen Morgan; brother of Debby (William), Robert, Michael, Kenneth (Jessica); beloved nephew "our Billy Inky", uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2015. Service at...
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Joan V Lutz

May 23, 1943 - September 16, 2015

Joan V. Lutz (nee Wentz), 73, of Olmsted Falls, beloved wife of the late Arthur Thomas Lutz, Jr.; loving mother of Arthur Thomas, III (Sara), John V., Jean Ann Mosley (Allen), and Sue Gonzalez (Marc); devoted grandmother of Samantha and Kyra Lutz, Derek and Jaret Fazulak, and Jacob and Joshua Gonzalez; dear sister of Robert Wentz (Marilyn) and Sue Sayler (Gaylen). Passed away September 16, 2015....
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Sandra Lee Geideman

June 18, 1937 - September 16, 2015

Sandra Lee Geideman (nee Vargo), age 78, of North Royalton; beloved wife of 58 years of John L. "Jack" Geideman; loving mother of Aileen Lansky (Martin), Jack Geideman (Nancy), Patricia Drum (Scott), Mark Geideman (Debbie), and Andrew Geideman (Lori); dear grandmother of Jennifer, Shannon, Joshua, Dana, Scott, Cameron, and Andrew, and great-grandmother of Kayleigh, Brayden, Jack, and Laylynn;...
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Robert Bryant Jeske

June 6, 1968 - September 15, 2015

ROBERT BRYANT JESKE, 47, passed away unexpectedly September 15, 2015. Beloved husband of Julie (nee Eibel), loving father of Trent Robert, son of Edward and Patricia (nee Truly). Brother of Jason (Kendra), Shannon Hogan (Dan), and Jerome (Sarah). Son-in-law of Edward and Sue Eibel and brother-in-law to Edward (Gennifer). Visiting hours will be held on September 19th from 9-11 am with a memorial...
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Gerald "Jerry" Poland

June 27, 1948 - September 15, 2015

Retired from General Motors in Parma where he worked as a Tinsmith. He enjoyed old cars, cooking, restoring cars and motorcycles, and spending time with his family. Survived by his wife of 37 years Jean (nee Suffecool); step-daughter Leslie Begany; son Gerald II; daughter Brenda Sue; grandchildren Derrick Poland, Christopher Ostrowski, Jerry Barr; three great-grandchildren; brother Richard...
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John J. "Ace" Kirasic

October 19, 1949 - September 15, 2015

JOHN J. "ACE" KIRASIC, age 65 of Parma. Beloved husband of Carol Kirasic (nee Hale) for 29 years. Devoted step-father of Michael Patton (Cassandra), loving grandfather of C.J., Chelsey, Colin and Callie, dear brother of Marge Kerber (Alan) (deceased), dearest brother-in-law of Sheila Coyne, cherished uncle and friend of many. Ace loved spending time with his wife Carol and they enjoyed taking...
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Donna Milinovic

March 8, 1952 - September 14, 2015

Donna Milinovic, 63, beloved daughter of the late Ingeborg and Milivoje Milinovic; loving sister of Christine Sidock (Storm); loving aunt of Jacqueline Polhemus (Warren), James and Sara Sidock and great aunt of Tyler and Kayla Polhemus; dear niece of Gisela Thiemens. Passed away Monday September 14, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to the Cleveland Animal Protective League, 1729 Willey Ave....
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Jean Angela Garcia

May 7, 1935 - September 14, 2015

Jean Angela Garcia (nee Smith), age 80, of Brunswick, Ohio, and longtime resident of Parma, Ohio; beloved wife of Anthony Thomas Garcia; loving mother of Kimberly Johnson (Daniel) of Medina, Ohio; dear grandmother of Juliana; cherished sister of Peter Smith (Bernadette) of Parma. Jean passed away on Monday, September 14, 2015. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorial contributions be...
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Ginette "Gina" DeSilvester

October 20, 1930 - September 13, 2015

Ginette "Gina" DeSilvester, 84, of Elyria passed away peacefully Sunday, September 13, 2015 at the Wesleyan Village. Gina has been a resident of Elyria since 1968 moving from Lorain. She was born October 20, 1930 in Lorain. Gina was a graduate of Lorain High School, Class of 1948. She was employed at Ridge Tool in the Mail Department for 40 plus years. She was an active member of Washington...
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Robert Zajac

August 21, 1945 - September 13, 2015

Robert Zajac, Age 70 of Parma. Beloved husband of Krystyna (nee Olszyna); loving father of Deborah Pozniak; cherished grandfather of Amanda, Robert and Connor; brother of Steve Zajac the late John Zajac.Robert served in the US Navy and was retired from Ohio Bell. He enjoyed playing golf. Passed away on Sunday, September 13, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to Seasons of Life Hospice, 9511 W....
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Carolyn Lois Karman

April 5, 1937 - September 12, 2015

Carolyn Lois Karman passed away quietly at home in the arms of her strong faith and love for her family on September 12, 2015. Carol was the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. S. Edmund Hoehn, Cleveland, Ohio, born on April 5, 1937, and married to James A. Karman for 56 years. She is also survived by her four children, Robb Thomas Karman (Tracy), Janet Ellen Cook (Craig), Edward John Karman (Ellen),...
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Rose (nee Estes) Headley

December 17, 1940 - September 12, 2015

Rose Marie Headley (nee Estes), age 74, of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 12, 2015. She was born December 17, 1940 in Levi, Kentucky. Rose loved baking and was very artistic with her painting and ceramics. She also had a green thumb when it came to caring for the flowers and plants around her home. Rose cherished every moment spent around her grandchildren. She...
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Alyce E. Murad

June 10, 1929 - September 10, 2015

ALYCE E. MURAD (nee Sandercock), age 86 of Olmsted Twp. Beloved wife of the late George Murad, cherished daughter of the late Martha and James Sandercock, loving sister of Thomas Sandercock (Julie), Mary Ellen Barnes (Don), Arline Duboy (John) (deceased), Chet Sands (Janet) and the following deceased: James Sanders (Lillian) (deceased), Charles Sanders (Leona) (deceased) and Sylvia Thompson (Jack...
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Helen M. Havranek

November 20, 1924 - September 8, 2015

HELEN M. HAVRANEK (nee Hamrle), age 90 of North Royalton. Beloved wife of the late Frank Havranek, devoted mother of Shannon Stefanko (John), dear sister of James (deceased) (Georgia) (deceased), Edward (Dolores) and Mary Planet (deceased) (Andrew) (deceased), cherished and loved by her grand pups Annie, Jake and Belle, dear aunt and friend of many. Passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. In...
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Donald F. Carr

September 29, 1924 - September 8, 2015

Donald F. Carr, Age 90 of Parma; beloved husband of Donna (nee Popalo) for 62 years; loving father of Donald, Jr., Rochelle Carr, Kim Robinson (Stan) and Kathleen McKay; devoted grandfather of Eric and Daniel McKay; brother of Shirley McFadden (Bill); uncle and friend to many. Preceded in death by siblings June Buhaley, James Carr, Regis Carr and Edward Carr. Donald passed away peacefully at home...
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Kate Georgia Carney

November 16, 2006 - September 8, 2015

Kate Carney, 8; a cherished daughter of David and Dana; sister of Mia and Elizabeth; maternal granddaughter of Paul and Dolores Tummonds; paternal granddaughter of Tom and Ann Carney. Niece to Pat (Tina) Tummonds, Jeff (Lori) Tummonds, Tom (Kari) Carney and Kristen Carney. Cousin to Ben, Abby, Tom and Wes. Passed away on September 8, 2015. Memorial contributions may be made via mail to...
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Shirley R. Shephard

August 29, 1946 - September 8, 2015

Shirley R. Shephard (nee Profos), age 69 of North Royalton. Loving wife of Donald Shephard for 49 years; dear mother of Janet, Ronald and Jeffrey; cherished grandmother of Nicholas and Julianne. Daughter of Julia Michaels. Shirley enjoyed knitting, crocheting and crafts. She also loved her pets. She passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to WWF (World...
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Raymond E. Chasen

December 6, 1922 - September 8, 2015

Raymond E. Chasen, 92; husband of the late Irene H. Chasen (nee Macus); loving father of Valerie (Michael) Rock of Avon, Clifford (Carol) Chasen of Lorain and Renee (Jack) Kapron of Bowling Green, Ohio; grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of 15; brother of Regina and George Chwarcinski Krauss. Passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2015. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. A prayer service will...
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Goldie Ann Dunigan

September 16, 1934 - September 8, 2015

Goldie Ann Dunigan (nee Hicks) beloved wife of James E. Dunigan for 64 wonderful years, passed away in her home surrounded by her loving family. She was the cherished mother of Elizabeth Stack, Ralph Dunigan, Dealena Collins, Glen Dunigan and Barbara Ferrier. She was the dearest mother-in-law of Theresa Dunigan, Patrick Collins, Doris Dunigan and Terry Ferrier. She was a devoted grandmother of 8...
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Polly J. Culver

April 24, 1932 - September 7, 2015

Polly J. Culver (nee Grahn) age 83, beloved mother of Cathleen Kohler (Gerald King), Julie Fedinets (Tom) and Randy Culver (Tracey); cherished grandmother of 8 and great grandmother of 11; dear sister of Richard Grahn and the late Sandra Ward. Polly was born April 24, 1932 in Minocqua, WI to Alvin and Helen (nee Mooney) Grahn. She grew up in Deerfield, WI. In 1953 she graduated from the...
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Joan E. Umerley

August 6, 1930 - September 7, 2015

JOAN E. UMERLEY (nee Ballinger), age 85 of Parma Heights. Beloved wife of Richard M. Umerley for 64 years. Devoted mother of Joan Steinel (Jan) and Alan (Rose), loving grandmother of Jennifer Doehring (Adam), Kristy Smith (Michael), Lisa Umerley-Schwartz (Tom), Jaime Kolligian (Scott), Drew Umerley (Brandy) and Jordan Umerley, great-grandmother of Alexis, Michael, Rhiley, Tessa and Leo, dear...
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Helen (nee Preast) Durham

June 2, 1930 - September 6, 2015

Helen G. Durham (nee Preast), age 85, of Elyria, passed away Sunday morning, September 6, 2015 following a lengthy illness at the Wesleyan Village in Elyria. She was born June 2, 1930 in Sophia, WV and has resided in Elyria for the past 60 years. Helen was primarily a homemaker the past several years and earlier had served as a Health Care aid. She had been employed as an aid at Welcome Nursing...
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Kimberly Diann Stepak

June 12, 1963 - September 6, 2015

Kimberly Diann Stepak (nee Spong), 52, of Avon Lake, Ohio passed away Sunday, September 6, 2015 following a long battle with breast cancer. She was born June 12, 1963 in Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania to the late Lee and Marie Spong (nee Ramsey) . Kim went to Jersey Shore High School and Brunswick, Ohio High School and graduated in 1981. She went on to earn a B.A. in Social Work and Blind...
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Andrew Joseph Discenzo

October 9, 1956 - September 6, 2015

Andrew Joseph Discenzo "The Big Ange," age 58, of North Olmsted, Ohio, passed on to be with our Lord and his precious mother and father on Sunday, September 6, 2015. Andy died peacefully in a room filled with love and respect surrounded by his loved ones; loving father of Brandy Discenzo , Crystal Discenzo (John Barber), and Andrew Discenzo (Brittany Murin); dear grandfather of Johnny, William,...
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Thomas Moats

November 26, 1957 - September 5, 2015

Thomas M. Moats, 57, of Avon Lake passed away Saturday, September 5, 2015 at his home surrounded by family following a one year battle with cancer. Mr. Moats was born November 26, 1957 in Bay Village, grew up in Southern Ohio and moved to Avon Lake when he was 15 years old. He was a 1976 graduate of Avon Lake High School and was employed as a concrete foreman for a number of local concrete...
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E. Robert Hawken, Jr.

January 10, 1930 - September 3, 2015

E. Robert Hawken, Jr. of Nokomis, FL and Avon Lake, OH, died peacefully on September 3, 2015 surrounded by loved ones. Bob was born on January 10, 1930 in Springfield, OH. He graduated from Wittenberg University where he met his beloved wife of 63 years and best friend, Marilyn. Bob was a cherished father to Sue (Tim Murphy), Jane (David Taylor), and Jim (Connie). He was loved by his...
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Lillian H. Filidora

June 22, 1928 - September 3, 2015

Lillian H. Filidora (nee Wilks), 87, of Cleveland, beloved wife of the late Fred; loving mother of Donna Romash (Jim), Nancy Knight (Dave Cain) and the late Irene Toohey; devoted grandmother of William (Beth), Sean (Stephanie), Robert, Tracy and Theresa (Ed); great-grandmother of 12; great-great-grandmother of 3. Passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015. Memorial Contributions are suggested to...
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Bernice Gay Widener

March 11, 1925 - September 2, 2015

Bernice Gay Widener (nee Rollyson), 90 of Sheffield Lake passed away at St. John Medical Center on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Bernice was born in Frametown, WV on March 11, 1925. She was a homemaker and attended First Baptist Church in Sheffield Lake. Bernice loved her family, enjoyed word searches, shopping and gardening in her younger years. Bernice is survived her children Tom Reip ...
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Bernice H. Meyer

May 4, 1924 - September 2, 2015

BERNICE H. MEYER (nee Lesniak), age 91 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Kawa and Charles Meyer, devoted mother of Veronica Bem (Tony) and Stanley Kawa, step-mother of Chuck Meyer (Sara), Bill Meyer (Diane), Suzanne Mittenthal and Sarah Zacks (Richard), loving grandmother of Andrew Bem and Douglas Bem (Angela), great-grandmother of Noah Bem, step-grandmother and step-great-grandmother of...
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Daniel M. Chojnacki, Sr.

November 1, 1923 - August 31, 2015

Daniel M. Chojnacki, Sr., 91, of Rocky River, beloved husband of the late Helen (nee Klamut); loving father of Daniel, Jr. (the late Janice) and Kevin (Barbara Annotico); dear grandfather of Megan, Sara, Lauren, Erin, Matthew, David and the late Raymond; great-grandfather of Madison, Charlotte and Casen. Passed away August 31, 2015. Dan enjoyed the water, he loved boating, fishing and skiing. He...
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Lawrence M. "Larry" Ganim

March 3, 1952 - August 31, 2015

LAWRENCE "LARRY" M. GANIM, age 63 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of Mary A. Ganim (nee Rohalsky) for 28 years. Devoted father of Nicole M. Ganim, cherished son of Lillian Ganim (nee Louis) (deceased) and Lawrence "Lorry" Ganim, dearest brother of Joseph Ganim (Jan), dear son-in-law of Herta Rohalsky (deceased), uncle, cousin and friend of many. Passed away on Monday, August 31, 2015. Funeral...
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Ralph A. Gordon

October 8, 1943 - August 31, 2015

Ralph A. Gordon, 71, loving husband of Camilla M. Gordon (nee Mayer); dear father of Angela Ferber (Bill) and Christopher (Rebecca) Gordon; grandfather of William Gordon Ferber; brother of Sandra Krizmanich (Fred) and Nancy Badar (Dennis) and Kathy Goodfellow (Dr. Don); Uncle of many. Preceded in death by parents Ralph P. and Stephanie Gordon (nee Szalkowski). Passed away on Monday, August 31,...
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David A. Michaud

July 17, 1940 - August 30, 2015

David A. Michaud, 75 of Bonita Springs, FL and Westlake passed away at Ames Hospice on Sunday, August 30, 2015 following a 12 1/2 year courageous battle with cancer. David was born in Cleveland on July 17, 1940. He earned his Bachelor in Business from former Fenn College. David was VP of Sales & Distribution for Bearing Service Company in Independence and retired in 2009. He was a member of...
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Violet Varju

September 3, 1927 - August 29, 2015

Violet Varju (nee Varga) age 87 of Parma; beloved wife of 69 years of Nicholas Varju; loving mother of Linda Hiles (James) and Robert Varju (Rosalinde); cherished grandmother of Curtis Varju and Jonathan Hiles; dear sister of John Vargo (Ruth) (both deceased) and Al Varga (Pauline); beloved aunt; sister in law of the late Ernest Bellak (Sharon). Violet was a former member of the Westside...
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Verne M. Bene

February 27, 1928 - August 29, 2015

VERNE M. BENE (nee White), age 87. Beloved wife of the late William Bene, devoted mother of William (Linda), Karen Godenschwager (Peter) and Kathleen Engel (deceased) (Kevin), loving grandmother of William Bene, Matthew Bene and Catherine Wilson; Peter Godenschwager; Sarah Conway and Kevin Engel, dear great-grandmother of eight, dear sister of Wilma Rohn, Donald White (deceased), Mary Lou Lehmann...
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William Shlapack

June 3, 1929 - August 29, 2015

William Shlapack, 86 years of age and a resident of Sheffield Lake, Ohio passed away on August 29, 2015 at his home after a long illness. William was born on June 3, 1929 in Lorain, Ohio and was a graduate of Lorain High School-Class of 1948A. William retired from US Steel in 1978 after 30 years. William was very active in Union Local 1104-first serving as a Grievance Man, then as the...
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Bryan William Radloff

May 3, 1993 - August 28, 2015

Bryan William Radloff, age 22, of Cleveland, Ohio; beloved son of Donna Kurth (Kenyon) of Cleveland, and Michael T. Radloff, Sr. of Cleveland; loving brother of Amanda Akins, Christon Radloff, Angela Radloff, Michael Radloff, Jr., and Thomas Radloff; dear grandson of Ruth Radloff (William, deceased), and Joann Chavers (Thurman Reves, deceased); dearest uncle of Payton and Isabella; cherished...
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Kevin "Buckey" Ruff

August 13, 1962 - August 26, 2015

Kevin Scott "Buckey" Ruff, 53, a resident of Elyria for the past six years passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2015. He was born August 13, 1962. Kevin worked as a Chef and loved cooking. He enjoyed his video games-Xbox and computer, riding his bicycle, and hanging out in the park and enjoying the outdoors. Mr. Ruff is survived by his daughter Alicia Ruff; best and closest friend Lisa Christy;...
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Elfreda Adele Dreifort

August 24, 1918 - August 26, 2015

Elfreda A. Dreifort (nee Gemple) 97, of Lakeland Florida and formerly of Key West Florida and East Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, August 26 at Fairview General Hospital, Cleveland. Mrs. Dreifort was born August 24, 1918 in Gladwin, Michigan and graduate from Windsor High School, Windsor, OH. Elfreda had two jobs that she truly enjoyed, as a secretary in the admissions department at the form...
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Barbara T. Sabo

November 30, 1919 - August 26, 2015

Barbara T. Sabo (nee Estvanic), 95, of Lakewood; beloved wife of the late Andrew; loving mother of Ann Mianegaz, Barbara Henrich, Andrea Meilstrup (Richard); grandmother of Eric (Kristy) and Russell (Stacie) Meilstrup, Omid (Erin) and Arazeu Mianegaz; Andrew (Lori) and Christopher (Rachel) Henrich, great-grandmother of 11; sister of the late Rose Cox and Steve and Sophia Estvanic. Passed away...
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Aaron J. Maxwell

October 10, 1994 - August 25, 2015

Aaron J. Maxwell, 20 of Avon Lake, passed away suddenly following a car accident on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Metro Medical Center resulting from injuries sustained. He was born in Cleveland on October 10, 1994. Aaron graduated from Avon Lake High School in 2013, attended Lorain County Joint Vocational School where he studied to be a heating & cooling technician. Aaron was athletic and...
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Bernard J Dillemuth

April 7, 1934 - August 25, 2015

Bernard J. Dillemuth, 81, of Rocky River, beloved husband for 62 years to Kathleen (nee Monaghan), father of Eileen Klees (Charles), Julie McAulay (Patrick), Renee Roy (Rob), David (Deborah), Loretta Serrano, Mary Goodwin (Robert), Eric (deceased), and Steven (Juliane); Dear grandfather of 19 and great-grandfather of 25; brother of Arthur H. (Evelyn) and Mary Ann Lawlor (Jack). Passed away...
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Greta Thompson

June 9, 1918 - August 25, 2015

GRETA THOMPSON (nee Auburger), of Strongsville. Beloved wife of the late Joseph E. Thompson, cherished daughter of the late Gottfried and Theresia Auburger, loving sister of the late Theresia and Frieda Auburger, sister-in-law of Peggy Weigel of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Ronald Thompson of Pittsburgh, Pa. Passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Catholic Church,...
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Jesse Briles

July 4, 1923 - August 24, 2015

Jesse O. Briles, 92, of Westlake, beloved husband of 68 years of Ruby J. (nee Gee); loving father of Londa Foster (Charles), Brenda Freeman (Dan) and Rev. Johnny Briles (Joyce); grandfather of Michelle Fluet (Matt), Sonya Judkins (Kevin), Julie Farr (Daniel), Amy Lawson (Geoff), Sarah Freeman (fiance-Andrew Bryant), Jesse Briles (Jenna), and Bennett Briles (Olivia). Great grandfather of 10; dear...
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Dalton "DJ" Whitmore, Jr.

June 17, 2015 - August 24, 2015

Dalton L. "DJ" Whitmore, Jr., 2 months, 1 week of Elyria passed away unexpectedly Monday, August 24, 2015 at University Hospital, Elyria Medical Center. He was born June 17, 2015. DJ is survived by his parents Dalton L. Whitmore Sr. and Angel E. Stirling of Elyria; paternal grandmother Helen Whitmore of Elyria and maternal grandparents Sue Shoemaker and Paul Stirling of Elyria; uncle Denton...
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Mary A. Metta

February 16, 1919 - August 24, 2015

MARY A. METTA (nee Battaglia), age 96. Beloved wife of the late Vito C. Metta, devoted mother of Karen Moran (John), Kathleen Metta, Marilyn Graham (Daniel), Linda Rente (Fernando), Carl, Michael, and Joseph Metta, loving grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 5, dear sister the following deceased: Louis Battaglia, Rose Marques, Antonia Follina, Frank, James and Angelo Battaglia, cherished...
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Eileen R. Matis

May 14, 1926 - August 24, 2015

Eileen R. Matis (nee Schild), age 89 of Parma, beloved wife of Alfred Fitz and Joseph Matis, both deceased; loving mother of Alfred Arthur Fitz (Linda), Donna Gahr (William), David Fitz (Jill) and Sherry Craig (Chris); cherished grandmother of 14 with numerous great grandchildren. Eileen passed away at her home on August 24, 2015. She worked for over 36 years at the Plain Dealer. Eileen enjoyed...
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Frank L. Linek

February 21, 1927 - August 24, 2015

Frank R. Linek, age 88 of Parma. Beloved husband of the late Ethel (nee Frantz) of 63 years; loving father of Deborah A. Grospitch (Ray) and Frank E. Linek; brother of Edward Mazanec (deceased) (Alice), Helen Greer (Jim), Al Linek (Aileen) and Butch Linek (deceased); son of the late Alois and Ann Linek; uncle and friend to many. Frank was a WWII Army Veteran and a Firefighter for 30 years for the...
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James E. "Jamie" Branch

July 29, 1952 - August 24, 2015

James E. "Jamie" Branch, 63, a resident of Wellington for the past 23 years, passed away suddenly Monday, August 24, 2015 at University Hospital, Elyria Medical Center of an apparent heart attack. He was born July 29, 1952 in McKeesport, PA. James grew up in Lorain County since 1959. He graduated from Midview High School, Class of 1970 and attended Lorain County Community College. He was...
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Helen Lucas

October 7, 1923 - August 24, 2015

Helen Lucas (nee Wranich), age 91of Garfield Hts., beloved wife of 74 years to John Lucas, Sr., loving mother of John E. Lucas, Jr., James Lucas (Joanne) and Kathryn White (James); cherished grandmother of Michelle Lucas, John E. Lucas III (Laurel), Lauren Hudson (Sean) and Ryan White (Jackie); great-grandmother of Bennett Hudson; sister of many. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother....
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Charles F. Cabot

April 8, 1927 - August 23, 2015

Charles F. Cabot, age 88, beloved husband of the late Sandie; loving father of Christopher (Cindy) and the late Kimberly; grandfather of Tyler and Hunter Cabot; brother of Joseph (Cindy) Cabot, Sara Garmone (deceased), Mae Sadler (deceased), Tony Cabot (deceased); uncle of Bobby (Nancy) Sadler and many others. Army Veteran, who played drums in USO shows. Owner of Frank's Auto Sales starting 1960...
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Diana L. Smykowski

July 29, 1962 - August 23, 2015

Diana L. Smykowski (nee Thorley), age 53, of Broadview Heights, Ohio; beloved wife of John Paul Smykowski; awesome mother of Jake Smykowski and Jonathan "JonJon" Smykowski; dearest daughter of Patricia and Richard Thorley; loving sister of Julianne Thorley Walker and Karen Thorley ; cherished aunt and sister-in-law of many. Diana was a graduate of Kent State and worked in Property Mgmt. She...
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Doris Martin Nay

August 30, 1943 - August 22, 2015

Doris Martin Nay - August 30, 1943 to August 22, 2015, at last in God's loving hands. Doris was preceded in death by her father and mother Jack and Juanita Martin. She is survived by spouse, Carl Nay; sons David, Michael and Kevin Bray; sisters Janet Odom and Linda Mears and grandchildren Amanda, Jessie, Kalab, Justin, Allissa, Logan and Jacob Bray and Melinda Falish and Olivia Grove. ...
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Louise C. McGann

July 26, 1927 - August 21, 2015

Louise C. McGann (nee Smith), 88 of Rocky River, Ohio passed away peacefully on August 21, 2015. Louise is survived by her daughters Mary Anne and Christine (Tim), daughter-in-law Leanne, grandchildren Joseph (Sara) McNamee, Marissa (John) Quebbeman, Kathryn (Michael) Meehan, Mark (Kira) McGann, Robert (Lyndsi) McGann, five great-grandchildren, and many beloved nieces, nephews, friends and...
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George Hartman

June 8, 1932 - August 18, 2015

George Hartman, age 83, formerly of Parma, Ohio, died Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Bickford Senior Living in Portage, Michigan. He was the beloved husband of the late Elisabeth Hartman who passed away in January 2006. He was a loving father to Edda Kraynak (Dean) of Portage, Michigan, Hardy Hartman of Wellington, Ohio, Edward Hartman (Emily) of Jackson, Mississippi, and Friedman Hartman (Maryjo)...
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William F. Bates

March 25, 1944 - August 18, 2015

William F. Bates (Bill) passed away at home in Rocky River, Ohio on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. He was preceded in death by his mother Ferne Bates and father Judge Jerome Bates, mother-in-law Alice Whitham and father-in-law George Whitham, and brother Gregory Bates. Our "Mr. Bill" was first and foremost a loving husband and companion of fifty years to his wife, Georgia, as well as a wonderful...
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Irene "Mickie" Taylor

January 31, 1916 - August 18, 2015

Irene "Mickie" Taylor (nee Demsey) 99, of Avon Lake, passed away peacefully, early Tuesday morning, August 18, 2015 at Saint Mary of the Woods Senior Living Community, Avon. Irene was born January 31, 1916 in Cleveland and came to Avon Lake with her family at the age of 15. Joining the Avon Lake United Church of Christ, the former Avon Lake First Congregational Church at the age of 15 and a...
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Judith (nee Cramer) Keller

March 14, 1939 - August 18, 2015

JUDITH KELLER (nee Cramer), 76, loving mother of the late Tom Higginbotham (Lora), Cathy Clevenger (Frank), and Bill Higginbotham (Sally); cherished grandmother of Felicia, Jeff, Angie, Jon, Nick, and the late Clayton; dear sister of Beverly Kelly; longtime companion of the late Chuck Ferguson. Passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Service at 12:00pm Friday, August 21 at the funeral home. ...
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Charles A. Russell

October 28, 1946 - August 17, 2015

In loving memory of Charles A. Russell, 68. Born October 28, 1946 and passed away August 17, 2015. Charles was born in Cleveland, OH to Patrick and Gail Russell (deceased). Charles had 2 brothers, Harry (Dorrene) and Patrick (Diane) and surviving sister, Sally (William) of N. Benton, OH. Charles also had 2 loving foster brothers who are deceased, Bill (Theresa) and Jim (Kathy) and 1 surviving...
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Geri J. Quigley

June 14, 1939 - August 17, 2015

Geri J. Quigley, 76 of Rocky River; wife of the late Nelson; mother of Marc Gluckman and Nathan Gluckman; grandmother of Megan Gluckman and Randall Richman; sister of Norman Cerny (Harriett), Betty Tipton and the late Edward Cerny, Jr. Passed away Monday, August 17, 2015. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN. 38105 or Holy...
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Marilyn J. Weiss (nee Taano)

December 3, 1924 - August 16, 2015

Marilyn J. Weiss (nee Taano) age 90 of Parma Hts.; loving wife for 69 years of Calvin W.; beloved mother of Carol Miller (Charles) and Diane; cherished grandmother of Greg Miller (Chrissy) and Jennifer Stoycheff (Alex); great-grandmother of Emily and Vicky Miller, Aidan and Eli Stoycheff. Marilyn loved music, nature, flowers and birds. She was an avid gardener and loved the Ashtabula and Destin...
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Teresa Vasilev

December 31, 1962 - August 16, 2015

TERESA G. VASILEV (nee Froncz), 52. Beloved wife of Ivan for 21 years, loving mother of Kelsey, cherished daughter of Edward (deceased) and Helen, daughter-in-law of Teodor (deceased) and Mary, sister-in-law of Anna (Mark), Nancy (Tim), Nada (Steve), Vera (Rich) and Michael (Kathy), aunt, cousin and friend of many. Teresa loved all of her 3 and 4 year old students and coworkers at Kids and...
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Linda M. Ferris

April 24, 1946 - August 15, 2015

Linda M. Ferris, 69, of Avon Lake, passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015 at her home. Linda was born April 24, 1946 in Albany, NY, and lived in Avon Lake for the past 35 years. She was a 1964 graduate of Nottingham High School, Syracuse, NY. Linda earned a Bachelor's degree in History from Earlham College, and went on to earn two Master's degrees, one in Guidance Counseling and another in...
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Kimberly Carroll Paxton

December 11, 1972 - August 15, 2015

Kimberly Carroll Paxton of Fairview Park, Ohio passed Saturday, August 15, 2015 after a 2 ½ year fight with cancer. Kim was born and raised in Pennsylvania. The youngest of 11 children, she graduated from Knox High School in Knox, Pa. and shortly thereafter moved to Cleveland, Ohio. She spent the majority of her career with the Ganley organization, Ford division and ending her career as a...
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Albert A. Nortof

April 27, 1928 - August 15, 2015

Albert A. Nortof, 87 of Rocky River; husband of the late Alice; father of Allison Kubiak (James), Matthew (Teresa, deceased) and Susan Kahoun (Thomas); beloved grandfather of Andrew Kahoun. Passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015. Memorial contributions may be made to the Guardian Angel Fund, c/o St. Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park, OH 44126. A memorial mass will be...
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Avram Stanca

May 7, 1928 - August 15, 2015

Avram Stanca 87, beloved and loyal husband of the late Ann (nee Neagu) for 50 years. Dearest father of Paul (Michael Lester), Tim (Angel), Nick (Annie, nee Dembowski), Pete (Jeannie, nee Barrett) and Mike. Adoring nicu (grandfather) of Joey, Trevor, Madison and Braedyn. He was a meat cutter for area A&P Supermarkets and retired from Danny Boys Farm Market, North Olmsted after a career of 40...
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Bette (nee Haupt) Cawthern

March 3, 1932 - August 14, 2015

Bette Ann Cawthern (nee Haupt), 83, of Elyria passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, August 14, 2015. She was born March 3, 1932. Bette was employed at Moen Faucet. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, bingo, and spending time with her kids and grandkids. Mrs. Cawthern is survived by her husband Jack Parks; children Kenneth Cawthern, Darla Cawthern, Kelly Cawthern Stanley (Michael), George ...
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Mary C. Tamas

September 10, 1936 - August 14, 2015

Mary C. Tamas (nee: Dimonski), 78. Dearly beloved wife of Robert J. Sr., loving mother of Cdr. Robert J. Jr.,USN RET (Donna) of Madison, AL., Michael D. (Shelley) of Clear Lake, TX., Paul C. (Suzanne) of Sugarland, TX. and Andrea M. Rice (James) of Parma, OH.; cherished grandmother of Ryan, Jack, Taylor, Cameron, Karson, Kennedy, Paul Jr., Jonathan, Ethan, Morgan, Maya, James and Madilyn; dear...
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Anna "Lucille" Welch

July 23, 1933 - August 14, 2015

Anna L. "Lucille" Welch (nee Kilgore), age 82 of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 14, 2015 after a lengthy illness. She was born July 23, 1933 in Dripping Springs, TN. She attended high school in Tennessee and has resided in Elyria for the past 60 plus years. Lucille was employed at First National Bank, Style Center, JC Penney's, H&R Block, Grants, and Isaly's and retired in 1990. She was...
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Charles Stanley "Chuck" Ressler

August 10, 1936 - August 13, 2015

Charles Stanley "Chuck" Ressler, age 79, of Cleveland, Ohio; beloved husband of Marie Therese Ressler (nee Fleming); loving father of Susan Bright, Shirley Pelley, Matthew Ressler (Ashley), and Colleen Ressler; dear grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of 5; dearest brother of James Ressler (Glenice). Chuck was retired from the United Screw & Bolt Co. in Cleveland following 35 years of service...
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Gary Neil Alber

August 16, 1930 - August 12, 2015

GARY N. ALBER, age 84 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of Barbara Alber (nee Peterson) for 63 years. Devoted father of Linda Alber Ganiere (Darrall), loving grandfather and great-grandfather, dear brother of Alan Alber (deceased) and Glen Alber (deceased), cherished uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to Hospice Of The Western Reserve,...
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