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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

Helga Frister

April 20, 1926 - July 19, 2018

Helga Frister age 92, passed away peacefully, July 19, 2018 surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of 67 years of the late Alfred Frister. Loving mother of Heidemarie (Richard G.) Hillson, Barbara (Ted) Soberay and Bernd (Paula) Frister. Devoted grandmother of Mark and John Soberay and Gregory and Jonathan Frister. Sister of the late Sonja Metzner. Private Service. 440-842-7800
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Frances (nee Orosz) Bessner

May 17, 1937 - July 17, 2018

FRANCES C. BESSNER, (nee Orosz), 81, loving wife of the late James J. Bessner Sr.; dear mother of Debra A. Gallagher (late George), Carole A. White (John), James J. Bessner, Jr.; and son-in-law Nim Bryant , Sr.; grandmother of Amy, George Jr., Daniel, Frances, Clarence, Christopher, John, Jessica, Amber, Frankie, Robert, Nim Jr., Corinna, Melissa, Ivory, Anita; and blessed with many great...
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Eileen Riffle

November 9, 1969 - July 17, 2018

Eileen E. Riffle (nee Shover), 48 of Lorain, OH passed away July 17, 2018. She was born November 9, 1969 in Trenton, Michigan to parents Paul Shover and Francine Gove. Eileen was a 1988 graduate of Brookside High School. She enjoyed motorcycling, Hello Kitty, fast cars, music and concerts, geocaching, clambakes and game nights; but most of all she loved being a Mimi. She is survived by her...
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George R. Scott

January 8, 1929 - July 17, 2018

George R. Scott, 89, Passed away surrounded by his daughters on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Shirley (nee Gotwald); cherished father of Shelley Kafun (Tom), Leslie Nestor (Bill), Beth Wilding-Meske (Bob), Heather Britt (Billy, Jr.); grandfather of Jeff (deceased), Sarah, Karie, Jenny, Shannon, Rachael, Kimmie, Trevor Ross; great-grandfather of nine, uncle and friend of many...
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Valerie Jean Kundrich

January 28, 1937 - July 17, 2018

Valerie Jean Kundrich (nee Wasko), age 81, of Parma, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Nicholas P. Kundrich who passed away in August 2010; loving mother of Donna Koly (Tim), Mary McCutcheon (Brian), Niki Thompson (Lou), and the late baby Eberle; cherished grandmother of Adam, Sarah, Tim Jr., Laura, Lewie, Gina and Lisa, and great-grandmother of Zack, Logan and Tessa; dear sister of Joe Wasko ...
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Lethanial Kimbrough, Jr.

October 13, 1959 - July 15, 2018

KIMBROUGH, Lethanial, age 58, devoted husband to the late Darlene; loving father to Nathaniel Walker, Charlene Walker, and Iesha Kimbrough; cherished grandfather to Romero, Da'mari, Aa'millia, and the late Tyrell; dear brother to Debra, Jorene, and Charlotte. Passed away July 15, 2018.
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Paul A. Klonowski

June 26, 1938 - July 14, 2018

PAUL A. KLONOWSKI, June 26, 1938 to July 14, 2018. Devoted father of Bradley P. Klonowski; cherished partner and love for 21 years of Loretta Julian; beloved brother of Elizabeth "Betty" Klecha (Dan "Buzzy"), Dia Staniszewski (Leon) and Grace Klonowski; loving uncle and great uncle; former spouse and lifelong friend of Tricia (Harris) Klonowski; loving "step father" of Jessica Julian. Paul was a...
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Rose Marie Morales

August 27, 1924 - July 14, 2018

Rose Marie Morales (nee Malesky), age 93, beloved wife of the late Stanley Morales, Jr.; loving mother of Madelyn Koranda (Richard, deceased), Anita Bennett (Allen), Lori Yungmann (John) and Raphael Morales (Janni); cherished grandmother of Rick Koranda (Kim), Chris Bennett (Patti), Heidi Yokom (Matt), Heather Paladino (Chris), Paul Yungmann (Kim) and Marty Yungmann; great-grandmother of Ricky,...
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Douglas Pierce

February 13, 1976 - July 13, 2018

Douglas Pierce, 42 of Sheffield Lake; beloved husband of Nicole (nee Benner); loving father of Shyanne, Cody and Lindsay; cherished son of Sharon and the late Donald Pierce; dear grandson of Margaret and Steve Stefka; brother of Matthew, Nicholas, Daniel (Carol) and Steven. Passed away Friday, July 13, 2018. A Celebration of Life is scheduled for Sunday, July 22, from 3pm-7pm at Tom's Country...
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Nicholas W. Webb

May 2, 1988 - July 13, 2018

Nicholas William Webb, 30, passed away on July 13, 2018. Beloved son of Sue A. Webb; loving father of Hazel M. Webb; fiancé Amber Allender; dear brother of Anthony (Kathleen), Michael (Shannon), Adam, Jack (Olivia), Kenneth, Sebastian and Nicole; a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and a friend to many. He was proceeded in death by his father, John A. Robinson. The family will...
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Margaret R. "Peggy" Primosch

July 22, 1952 - July 13, 2018

Margaret R. "Peggy" Primosch, (nee Piar) of North Royalton entered heaven on July 13, 2018, at the age of 65 after a 2 year battle with leukemia. Beloved wife of Edward G. Primosch, married for 43 years. Cherished sister of Pamela M. Piar (Karen Bieranoski). Loving mother of Michelle (Jason) Slawinski, Jessica (Matthew) Freiburger, and Jaclyn (Aaron) Jacin. Her memory will forever live in the...
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Katherine Geiger

April 22, 1938 - July 12, 2018

Katherine E. Geiger (nee Feuchter) 80 of Sheffield Lake, passed away peacefully of natural causes in her recliner with her dog Henry next to her on Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born April 22, 1938 to parents Cecil and Ima (Griggs) Feuchter. Katherine was a registered nurse (R.N., B.S.) that worked at Lakewood Hospital and retired from the Coral Springs Medical Center. She was an active...
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Norman Riggs

August 7, 1935 - July 12, 2018

Norman F. Riggs, 82 of Avon Lake since 1960, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Avon Cleveland Clinic after a brief illness. He was born August 7, 1935. Norman was a 1952 graduate of St. Ignatius High School. He then attended Ohio Northern University where he obtained his Bachelor's Degree in 1956. He was a Spec 5 in the Army stationed at DeWitt Army Hospital in Ft. Belvoir, VA. Through...
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Mark Alan Hurst

April 26, 1955 - July 11, 2018

MARK A. HURST, 63, devoted husband to Leah (nee Rogers); loving father to Angel Hurst, stepdad to Becky Shipkosky; dear brother to David Hurst and the late Sheila Jones (Clyde); friend, guide, and mentor to many; lifelong victim of Cleveland sports. Passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be forwarded to Trinity Ohio City Building Fund, 2031 West 30th Street,...
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Thomas G. Ellis

August 19, 1917 - July 11, 2018

Thomas G Ellis passed away peacfully at St John Westshore Hospital the morning of Wednesday, July 11, at the age of 100. He was born in Franklin, Pennsylvania in 1917, the youngest of 9 children of Edward and Mazie Ellis. He traveled to Pennsylvania earlier this year to attend the funeral of his last surviving sibling, his sister Jane Judson, who passed away at the age of 102. He was an avid...
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Mary Louise "Mary Lou" Gray

November 21, 1944 - July 10, 2018

Mary Louise "Mary Lou" Gray (nee Niebieszczanski), 73, of Avon, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018. She was born November 21, 1944 to Anthony and Gladys (nee Dunkel) Niebieszczanski in Lakewood, Ohio. Mary Lou was a devout member of Holy Trinity Church of Avon. She loved to read books and had a passion for animals. Her family was the most important thing to her. They meant the world to her. ...
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Jean M. Dare

May 18, 1941 - July 9, 2018

JEAN M. DARE (nee Trainor), age 77 of Parma Heights. Beloved wife of the late John Dare; devoted mother of Christopher Dare (Satomi) and the late Jason Dare; loving grandmother of Kayley Dare (Mark); great-grandmother of Lillian and Mark Hunt; dear sister of Brian Trainor (Nancy); dearest aunt of Margaret Mihalic, Brett Trainor and Erin Blanton; cherished friend of many. Passed away on Monday,...
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Dorothy Elaine Kubec

June 26, 1924 - July 9, 2018

DOROTHY ELAINE KUBEC (nee Martin), age 94 of Loveland formerly of Parma Heights. Beloved wife of the late Bernard F. Kubec. Loving mother of Bernadette Frishkorn (Dick), John Kubec (Stephanie), Don Kubec (Diana), and Jim Kubec (Suzanne). Proud grandmother of Emily Warden, Clay Frishkorn, Zachary Kubec, Brenna Kubec, Julia Kubec, Amanda Kubec, and Joey Kubec. Cherished great grandmother of Leah,...
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Anthony S. "Tony Jr." Mion

December 8, 1954 - July 9, 2018

Anthony S. "Tony Jr." Mion, age 63, passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018 following a battle with an aggressive form of metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Beloved son of Mary A. (nee Yount) and the late Antoni P. "Tony" Mion; dearest brother of Susan E. Mion (fiancé John) of Independence, Ohio, and Marilynn R. Neff of Richfield, Ohio; proud uncle of Alyssa M. Hoffert, concert saxophonist and music...
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Bruce Koerber

June 26, 1943 - July 9, 2018

Bruce Charles Koerber, 75 of Avon Lake Passed away Monday, July 9, 2018. He is survived by his beloved wife of 49 ears, Sandra; children David Charles Koerber (Jennifer) of Rockport, TX and Suzy Quimbaya (Marco) of Toledo, OH.; grandchildren Cortnie, Rachel and Marco. Services to be held Friday, July 13th from 4-7pm at the Aqua Marine Club House 750 Aqua Marine Blvd., Avon Lake, OH 44012....
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Eudora A. Smith

June 13, 1921 - July 9, 2018

Eudora Smith, age 97. Beloved wife of the late Leslie B Smith; daughter of Thomas D. and Mamie Rose; sister of Allan V. Rose (Peggy) and the late Donald Rose; aunt of Deborah Frenchik and Thomas A. Rose (Amy). Eudora graduated from Andrews. She worked at the Federal Reserve Bank, nurse placement and Playhouse Square. She was active in plays and the Baptist Church. A former resident of Brecksville...
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Deborah L. Paradise

February 15, 1953 - July 9, 2018

Deborah L. Paradise (nee Icke), age 65; loving mother of Melissa Paradise and Robert Paradise (Lisa); grandmother of Alexandra, Zachary, Joshua and Tyler; great-grandmother of Arianna and Laylah; cherished daughter of William and Evaun (nee Losh) Icke; dear sister of Denise Werner. Karen Gonzales (Mike), Cheryl Pearson and Ken King; aunt of Heather, Thomas (Alicia) and William Werner; she also...
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Dean J. Lane, "Leakos"

July 24, 1935 - July 6, 2018

Dean John Lane (Leakos) slipped peacefully into forever on Friday, July 6, 2018, after a bout of cardiac arrest. He was 82. Born on July 24, 1935, Dean was the son of Greek immigrants, Ann and Nick Leakos. As a young man, he developed a strong work ethic that came to define him, and he strived for excellence in all he did. He served as an altar boy at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in...
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Alice Brady Simpson

July 6, 2018

Alice Brady Simpson (nee Kronk) of Avon Lake passed away Friday, July 6, 2018. She was born October 26, to parents Jesse and Maude (nee Miller) Kronk in Arensburg, Pennsylvania. She was the youngest of eleven children. Alice grew up in Crucible, Pennsylvania and graduated from high school in 1944. Alice was a vibrant, fun-loving woman who adored her family, especially her children and...
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Courtney Ann Oatey

April 23, 1973 - July 4, 2018

Courtney Oatey, 45 of Rocky River. Beloved daughter of Sue Umbenhour Oatey and Gary Oatey (Rosanne); loving sister of Gary and Christopher (Annie Polk Oatey); dear aunt of Satya, Jules, and Sybil; loving care giver and friend, Tammy Budyka; cherished niece of Jan Husband (John), Nancy McMillan (John) and Bill Oatey (Jill); cousin and friend of many. Passed away peacefully on July 4, 2018 with her...
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Eleanor "Ellie" Yeager

October 28, 1926 - July 4, 2018

Eleanor "Ellie" Yeager (nee Stoeff), 91 of Avon Lake passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018. She was born October 28, 1926. Ellie worked as a secretary at City Bank until she retired in 1984. She adored spending time with her cats Rosebud and Maxx; loved Chris's Restaurant on the lake, especially the potato soup. She enjoyed bingo, playing cards, going to different Parks and traveling with friends...
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June Stender

June 27, 1920 - July 3, 2018

June (nee Clelland) Stender age 98 of Parma Hts. Beloved wife of the late Richard Stender; loving mother of Linda A. Palek and Richard Stender, Jr. (both deceased); cherished grandmother of Chad Palek (Heather); dear friend of Dennis Palek. She was secretary for many years with the railroad. She enjoyed traveling, ballroom dancing, swimming and golfing in her younger years. She treasured her time...
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Helen "Rosemary" Lasso

October 29, 1928 - July 3, 2018

Helen "Rosemary" Lasso, 89 of Avon Lake passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Friends may call at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 163 AVON-BELDEN RD, AVON LAKE, OH 44012 on Monday, July 9, 2018 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm. Mass will be held Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 10am at St Joseph Church 32946 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake, OH 44012. Burial to follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens.
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Blanche Widowski

June 16, 1938 - July 3, 2018

Blanche Widowski (nee Smith) age 80 of Cleveland. Loving wife of 58 years to Albert Widowski; beloved mother of Ralph (Jinny), John and Helen Eidenmiller (Dale); cherished memaw of Tricia Aldridge (Robert), Rebecca Armstrong (Rodney) and AJ Widowski; great-memaw of Reagan and Claire; sister of the late Louise McDonnell. Blanche passed away Tuesday July 3, 2018. The family will receive friends...
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Melvyn "Mel" Kistner

May 16, 1954 - July 3, 2018

Melvyn P. Kistner "Mel", 64, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake surrounded by his family. He was born May 16, 1954 in Lorain. Melvyn graduated from Brookside High School, Class of 1973. He spent his entire career in management for the automotive industry. His passions were Cleveland sports, golfing, boating, and Harley Davidsons. Spending...
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Barbara Ann Vernon

August 3, 1940 - July 3, 2018

Barbara Ann Vernon (nee Zima), age 77, of Parma, Ohio; beloved wife of Eveard Earl Vernon for 56 years; loving mother of Matthew Vernon, Christina Robenolt, and Cynthia Bartholomew (Eric); dear grandmother of Eric, Matthew, Michael, Alexander, Abigail and Zachary, and great-grandmother of Knox; cherished sister of Pat Brindza, Rose Kotalik, and the late Robert Zima, and sister-in-law of Judy...
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Donald L. Czuba

August 24, 1944 - July 2, 2018

Donald L. Czuba 73, Beloved father of Ronald and Jeffrey (Rhonda); grandfather of Lydia, Ryan, and Matthew; brother of Jean Poore (Greg) and John. US Navy Veteran. Interment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, 10175 Rawiga Road, Seville, 9:30 AM on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Please meet at entrance 15 minutes prior. 440-333-9774
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Susan Miljenovic

May 31, 1947 - July 2, 2018

Susan Miljenovic, 71, of North Olmsted, beloved daughter of the late Paul and Ruth Miljenovic, dear sister of Elizabeth Vaughters (Charles) and Steven (Susan); devoted aunt of Amy, Jay and Paul. Passed away on July 2, 2018. Susan will be remembered as an avid gardener and a loving pet owner. She was a voracious reader, a seasoned traveler, and a diehard fan of the Cleveland Indians and OSU...
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Trude Grady

December 18, 1939 - July 1, 2018

Trude Grady, 78, passed away on July 1, 2018. Beloved wife of 58 years to Albert; mother of Jacob (Chris) Grady and Michelle (Michael) Kelly; grandmother to Joseph and Thomas Kelly; sister of Horst (Edith) Berentzen; Aunt to Jörg (Doris) Berentzen and Great Aunt to Marie Berentzen. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. https:/...
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Richard H. Feagler

July 29, 1938 - July 1, 2018

Richard H. Feagler, age 79. Beloved Cleveland Journalist. Dear Husband of Julie Haug Feagler. Father of Richard Jr of Satellite Beach, FL, Cathy Caffrey (Bob) of Norton, OH, Linda Feagler of Grand Rapids, OH, and Bruce Feagler (Nancy) of Parma, OH. Grandfather of Angela Caffrey, Allison Caffrey, and Bryanna Feagler. Brother of Linda Feagler Herrick (Steve) of North Ridgeville, OH. Passed away...
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Richard Daniel "Dick" Heckathorn

March 29, 1935 - July 1, 2018

Richard Daniel "Dick" Heckathorn, age 83, of Middleburg Heights, Ohio; beloved husband of 52 years of the late Elnora R. Heckathorn (nee Bear) who passed away in May 2010; loving father of Jay Heckathorn (Paula), Mark Heckathorn (Christi), John Heckathorn (Joan), and Dennis Heckathorn (Laura); dear grandfather of John Jr., Jackie, Christina, Megan, Joshua, Joseph, Mark Ryan, Stephanie and Michael...
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Dail J Higginbotham

June 7, 1933 - July 1, 2018

Served in the US Navy 1951-1954 during Korean Conflict. Employed at Lorain Ford Motor Co for 33 yrs, Fairfield Motel Avon 1989-2010, & school crossing guard in Elyria. A member of Lorain Baptist Church, VFW Post #1079, Elyria Eagles Club, & AmVets. Enjoyed gardening, wood work, & working on cars. Survived by his children Debra Miller (Dempsey), Dale, Marilyn Tucker (Ricky), Marlon (Donna); 9...
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Margaret Filler

January 15, 1927 - July 1, 2018

Margaret Bonini Filler, 91, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018 at her residence in O'Neill Healthcare North Ridgeville Assisted Living. She was born January 15, 1927 in Allais, Kentucky, and lived most of her life in Ohio. She was a graduate of Elders Ridge High School, attended Warren Business College, and had been employed as a field representative for the U.S. Dept. of Commerce until her...
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Connie Van Houten

February 14, 1940 - July 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN - Connie Van Houten, 78, Passed away peacefully Sunday July 1, 2018 at the Cleveland Clinic following a heart attack. She was born on February 14, 1940, in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of the late William G. and Winifred (Camm) Lloyd. She was a 1958 graduate of Ursuline High School and worked in the marketing field. Writing poetry was one of Connie's favorite past times. One...
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Robert A Hovis

April 13, 1943 - July 1, 2018

Hovis, Robert Albert On Sunday, July 1, 2018, Dr. Robert Hovis passed away at the age of 75 years. A native of Youngstown, he received a Ph.D. in Mathematics at Ohio State University. He spent the majority of his career at Ohio Northern University where he taught mathematics and computer science. When he joined ONU in 1975 computer science was not yet a widespread academic discipline; he...
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Kathleen Q. Butler

May 9, 1934 - July 1, 2018

Kathleen Q. Butler (nee Quirk) age 84. Cherished wife of 62 years to Neil; beloved mother of Sharon Pealer (Jay), Karon Goodrich (James), Erin Holguin (Jose), Colleen McKenna (James), Deirdre Butler (Peter Waldron), Kerry Giron (Mario), Sean Butler (Joanie O'Sullivan-Butler), and the late Terence and Kevin; dear grandmother of 23 and great grandmother of 16. She was a 10 year member of North...
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Thomas Kirk

October 20, 1927 - June 30, 2018

Thomas Kirk, 90, of Avon Lake passed away Saturday June 30, 2018 at the Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake following a lengthy illness. Mr. Kirk served his country in the Navy during World War II and the Korean War. He was a graduate of Kent State University and worked in sales for Ohio Bell for over 25 years. Tom was a reader for the Christian Science Church. He was a member of the Avon...
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Raymond E. Mullins

April 30, 1939 - June 30, 2018

Raymond E. Mullins, age 79 of North Royalton, OH. Survived by daughters, Cheryl Meriwether and Kristen Mullins; their mother, Rose Mullins and grandchildren Tori and Alex; brother of eight and uncle of many. Raymond passed away June 30, 2018. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Mt. Alverna Village, 6765 State Rd., Parma OH 44134. Busch Funeral Home, Parma Assisted the family...
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George Robert Grospitch

January 14, 2018 - June 30, 2018

GEORGE R. GROSPITCH, age 5 months and 16 days old. Cherished son of Kevin R. and Alexandra A. Grospitch (nee Kudej), loving brother of Ella R. Grospitch; paternal grandson of Robert J. and Marcia A. Grospitch (nee Slisz); maternal grandson of Gary M. and Celeste A. Kudej (nee Piepsny); great-grandson of Robert Kudej and Carol Kudej (nee Matuska) and Ronald Piepsny (deceased) and Maryann Piepsny ...
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Tom Standring

November 28, 1946 - June 30, 2018

Tom "Big T" Standring, age 71 of Rocky River. Dearest husband of 47 years to the late Christine; beloved Father of Monica and Chad; cherished grandfather of Braeden and Makenna. Big T was a physical education teacher as well as a high school and college football coach for over 30 years at Midpark High School and BW. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Tom Standring Memorial...
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Terry "Mike" Barnett

April 6, 1954 - June 29, 2018

Terry "Mike" Barnett, age 64 of Cleveland. Loving son of Betty Weiner (nee Sprouse) and the late Harold Barnett; loving step-son of the late Howard Weiner; dear brother of Sheila Wolf (Gary), Sandra Shipton (Chip), Tammy Hansen (Kuz), Deborah Early (Gary), Jeffrey Weiner (Sharon) and Paulette Cramer (Bruce); uncle of many. Mike passed away peacefully June 29, 2018. The Family requests no flowers...
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Eletta Jane "Jeanne" Blake

May 30, 1929 - June 28, 2018

Eletta Jane "Jeanne" Blake (nee Walsh), 89, of Grove City, OH, and formerly of Avon, OH and Seminole, FL passed away Thursday June 28, 2018. Jeanne was born May 30, 1929 in Rocky River, OH. Before retiring she was employed in the accounting office at Bendix, Elyria. Jeanne was a member of Avon United Methodist Church and Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church. She loved to travel and loved camping...
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Raymond A. Riegelsberger

February 22, 1927 - June 28, 2018

Raymond A. Riegelsberger, 91, lifelong resident of Avon passed away at Brookdale Westlake Village on Thursday, June 28, 2018. He was born February 22, 1927 to the late Francis and Cecelia (nee Waldecker) Riegelsberger. Raymond graduated from Avon High School in 1944. Shortly after high school he joined and served in the US Navy from 1945-1946. On June 18, 1949, he married his sweetheart Miriam....
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Judith L. Coffin Rodriguez

June 27, 1928 - June 28, 2018

JUDITH L. COFFIN RODRIGUEZ, 90, dear wife to the late Paul Rodriguez and Francis H. Coffin; beloved mother to Lydia Avery (Wil), Laurie Scriven (Pete), Leslie Schmitt (Keith); cherished grandmother to Allison Avery, Amanda Dolan (Jeff), Beth Scriven, Jim Scriven (Heidi), David Schmitt (Dawn), and Thomas Schmitt (Chasity Canon); great-grandmother to six. Passed away Thursday, June 28, 2018. ...
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William "Bill" R. Markham

June 19, 1926 - June 27, 2018

William "Bill" R. Markham, 92 of Avon, formerly of Cincinnati, OH passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018. He was born June 19, 1926 to parents Harry and Anna Markham. Bill was the youngest of 11 children. He was a 1944 graduate of Catholic Central High School and a 1948 graduate of Siena College in Loudonville, New York where he earned his Bachelor's Degree. After college, Bill served in the U.S....
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Thomas "Salty" Kelly

February 12, 1951 - June 27, 2018

Thomas "Salty" Kelly, 67, of Avon Lake passed away from a short illness at home Wednesday June 27, 2018. Loving husband of Peggy "Elmer" (nee Laffin) for 47 years. Devoted father of Nicole Kelly (Don Skalak) of Austin, Texas. Dear brother of Tim Kelly of Michigan, Pat Kelly of Fairview Park, Sheila Gratton, of Elyria, and Dan Kelly of Avon Lake. Thomas "Salty" was born February 12, 1951 in...
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Charles "Chuck" Teed III

August 26, 1942 - June 27, 2018

Charles H. Teed III, 75 of Avon Lake, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018. He was born August 26, 1942. Charles, also known as Chuck or Charlie depending who you were, was a 1961 graduate of Avon Lake High School and served 4 years in the U. S. Navy. He was very proud of his Scottish heritage, worked for the Rail Road and collected Rail Road Memorabilia. He enjoyed traveling, reading and...
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Richard C Kilian

May 24, 1941 - June 27, 2018

Richard C. Kilian, 77, of Westlake, dear son of the late Robert and Mary; beloved brother of William (Marcella), Donna Paino, and the late Rosemary Harrington. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Memorial donations are suggested to the Cleveland APL,1729 Willey Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113. Cremation by Busch Crematory and private burial at Holy Cross Cemetery.
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Forrest "Bud" Morawetz

December 6, 1931 - June 27, 2018

Forrest "Bud" Morawetz, 86, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Beloved husband of Marie of 20 years; loving father of children Diana (Jim Major), Dennis (Lisa), Sandra Bryan (Michael); step-father of Brenda (deceased) (John) Johnson; grandfather of Jordan and Shaylin Morawetz, April Bryan, Scott (Angie) Johnson, Phillip (Samantha) Johnson, Sarah (Jonathan) Miller, Jason ...
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Forrest "Bud" Morawetz

December 6, 1931 - June 27, 2018

Forrest "Bud" Morawetz, 86, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Beloved husband of Marie of 20 years; loving father of children Diana (Jim Major), Dennis (Lisa), Sandra Bryan (Michael); step-father of Brenda (deceased) (John) Johnson; grandfather of Jordan and Shaylin Morawetz, April Bryan, Scott (Angie) Johnson, Phillip (Samantha) Johnson, Sarah (Jonathan) Miller, Jason ...
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Patricia Downey

January 5, 1934 - June 27, 2018

Patricia Downey (nee Coyle) (1934-2018), passed away June 27, 2018 at age 84. Born in Lorain to William and Ellen (nee McAuley). She was preceded in death by her dear brothers William and Patrick, survived by Robert. Patricia (also known as Pat or Patsy) was the much beloved wife of the late William Downey; cherished mother of Kathleen Welsh (Daniel), Mary Maloney (Kevin), Brian Downey and...
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Agnes D. Brimus

May 22, 1924 - June 27, 2018

Agnes D. Brimus (nee Porvaznik) 94, Beloved wife of the late Stephen; mother of Joan Fishburn (Gary), Tim (Susan) and James (Sonja) of South Dakota; grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 18. Loving sister of Rosemary Krupa. Memorial contributions may be sent to The Hospice of Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland OH 44110. Friends may call the Busch Funeral Home, 21369 Center...
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Raymond Torowski

December 21, 1936 - June 25, 2018

Raymond Torowski, age 81, of Parma, Ohio; beloved husband of Mary Jo Torowski (nee Terry) for 61 years; loving father of Michael Torowski (Elizabeth), Mark Torowski, Lynn Gronowski (Gerard), and Lesley Torowski (Teddy); dear grandfather of Lindsey Ehlers (Evan), Kyle Torowski, Katelyn Gronowski, Kevin Gronowski and Michelle Gronowski, and great-grandfather of Mallory; cherished brother of Ronald...
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Richard A. Jamiot

June 13, 1946 - June 25, 2018

Richard A. Jamiot, age 72; beloved son of the late Walter and Eleanor Jamiot; loving brother of Diane Jamiot; cousin and friend of many. Passed away Monday, June 25, 2018. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to Doers of the Word Baptist Church, 14781 Sperry Rd, Novelty, OH 44072. Funeral Service at the Funeral Home on Friday June 29th at 10:00 AM. Interment at Woodvale Cemetery,...
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Dennis P. Covill

August 1, 1934 - June 24, 2018

Dennis P. Covill, age 83 of Parma; beloved husband of Barbara A. (nee Reed) of 36 years; loving father of Dennis Covill (Maria), Michael Covill (Terry), Barbara Covill (Hoey), Andrew Covill (Kathleen), William Covill, and Lisa McNulty (Tom); grandfather and great-grandfather of many; brother of Mary Lou Knapwurst (Adair), Paul (deceased) and Ann (deceased). Dennis served in the US Coast Guard...
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Dorothy Dusek Revak

May 30, 1930 - June 22, 2018

Dorothy L. Revak (nee Dusek), 88, of North Olmsted, beloved wife of the late Daniel Revak, Jr.; loving mother of Susan Revak (Amy Anderson) and Larry Revak (Laurie); grandmother of Maegan and the late Caleb; dear sister of the late Jerry Dusek (Patricia) and sister-in-law Nancy Revak. Passed away Friday, June 22, 2018. Dottie was a dedicated homemaker, she loved art, knitting and crocheting....
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Carrie (nee Strawderman) Parsons

January 18, 1954 - June 21, 2018

Carrie enjoyed supporting charities, such as St Jude Children's Hospital, going to garage sales, and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her daughters, Tawna Strawderman, Sonya Strawderman, Tiffany Damron (Shane) and Ashley Johns, all of Elyria; 11 grandchildren and four great grandchildren; five brothers and sisters. She was preceded in death by her parents,...
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Helen Allen

July 13, 1923 - June 20, 2018

Helen Allen, 94, of Cleveland, Ohio passed away on June 20, 2018. Helen was born July 13, 1923 to parents William and Matilda Rudolph. A homemaker and loving wife, Helen enjoyed spending time with her family. She loved working on puzzles, watching game shows, and cheering on her hometown Cleveland Cavaliers. Helen would often be seen at the racetrack, betting on horses. Helen leaves behind...
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Eleanor Lineberger Flowers

July 26, 1937 - June 20, 2018

Eleanor Lineberger Flowers, age 80, passed away in Westlake, Ohio on Wednesday, June 20 surrounded by her family. Eleanor was born and raised by Graham and Sarah Lineberger in Dallas, North Carolina. She was one of seven children, which include her five brothers Everett, Harold, Ervin, Paul, and Dan and her sister Margaret Troutman. Even when she lived far away, she faithfully returned each...
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Gayle Louise Wagner

October 27, 1938 - June 20, 2018

GAYLE L. WAGNER (nee Schlensker), age 79 of Brook Park. Beloved wife of the late David E. Wagner; devoted mother of Holly Wells (Greg), Wendy Hansen, Heidi Michalske (Ray) and Jeff Kaiser (Karen); loving grandmother of 14; great-grandmother of 17; dear sister of Carol Mannarino (deceased) and Jane Cooper (Larry); dearest daughter of the late Fred and Alwilda Schlensker (nee Vaughn); cherished...
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Robert R. Kocar

March 11, 1928 - June 19, 2018

Robert R. "Bob" Kocar, 90, of Avon Lake, passed away Tuesday June 19, 2018. Bob was born March 11, 1928 in Cleveland to parents Frank and Stella Kocar. After serving in the Army during the Korean War and earning a degree from Case Western Reserve University, he worked as an accountant for Lakewood Mfg. Co. Inc. until he retired. He continued his profession by volunteering at Avon Lake Catholic...
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Helen O'Toole

April 3, 1932 - June 19, 2018

Helen O'Toole age 86 of Rocky River, OH. Beloved wife of the late John "Jack" O'Toole; cherished mother of Kyle Anne Stephens (Ashish) and John O'Toole (Tina Previt); loving grandmother of Justin Michael O'Toole. Helen was an avid card player, reader and gardener. She had a great sense of humor, and was very personable, making friends where ever she went. Visitation will be Sunday June 24th,...
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Melvin Eugene Allison

January 9, 1923 - June 18, 2018

Melvin Eugene Allison, age 95, of Cleveland, Ohio; beloved husband of the late Josephine B. Allison (nee Wolfe) who passed away in February 1996; loving father of Judy Fleming (Bill, deceased), Joyce Frank (Jack, deceased), Jan Papp (Richard), and Jill Chucray (Jerry); dear grandfather of Melanie, Jesse (Joan), Allison, Nicole (Tony), Amanda, and Ashley, and great-grandfather of 7. Melvin was a U...
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Linda E. Schroeder

September 22, 1949 - June 17, 2018

Linda E. Schroeder, 68, lived in Sheffield Lake, formerly from Rocky River, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018. Linda was born September 22, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio. Loving mother of Tom Connolley (Jenny) of Lake Tahoe, CA. Cherished companion of Ed Crevda of over 20 years. Dear sister of Fred Schroeder (Catherine), Patty Chichy (Anthony); dearest grandmother of Erica Guzman (William); and...
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Laura M Pence

February 11, 1933 - June 17, 2018

Employed at Barnes Pump. Married Jim & made their home in Elyria. A loving homemaker & enjoyed nurturing & raising a large family, cooking, hosting family dinners, time spent with her grandchildren; buying & collecting antiques. Survived by her sons James (Bonnie), Michael (Rebecca), & Carl; daughters Janet (Geoff) Hanson & Amy Pence; daughter-in-law, Anne Pence; 10 grandchildren; 3 great...
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Brandon George Benton

September 19, 1994 - June 17, 2018

Brandon George Benton, 23, of Fairview Park and a former resident of Grafton passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 17, 2018. He was born September 19, 1994 in Elyria. Brandon graduated from Midview High School, Class of 2012. He loved playing hockey and working on cars. He was employed at Worthington Steel as a machine operator. Brandon is the beloved son of Scott and Sandra Benton;...
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Carol Lyn Smith

November 28, 1935 - June 17, 2018

Carol Lyn Smith (nee Wessler), age 82, of Broadview Heights, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Robert G. Smith who passed away in September 1997; loving mother of Karen Koenig of Lombard, Illinois, and Todd Smith of Cleveland, Ohio; dear grandmother of Sarah Soltes (Tiago), Kathryn Koenig, and Lauren Koenig; cherished sister of Robert Wessler and the late Donald Hoenig. Carol took daily joy in...
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Patricia Milbrandt

August 31, 1934 - June 16, 2018

Patricia Milbrandt (nee Rhode), 83, of Avon Lake, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018. She was born August 31, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio. Loving mother of Elizabeth Candella (Joseph), George Jr. (Vera); devoted grandmother of Joey and Christina Candella, Trevor and Holly Milbrandt; aunt of Patty Russo and many other nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband George; sister Betty and Aunt...
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James Larry Ryder

August 19, 1941 - June 16, 2018

James Larry Ryder, age 76, longtime resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 following a brief illness. He was born in Erie, Pennsylvania on August 19, 1941. James served in the US Army and later became a high mill plugger for US Steel in Lorain, where he retired after more than 30 years of employment. He was a longtime member of VFW Post #1079 in Elyria and the Disabled...
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Wilda (nee Wildman) Ashcraft

April 30, 1923 - June 15, 2018

WILDA M. ASHCRAFT (nee Wildman), 95, dear wife to the late Ralph Behm and Raymond Ashcraft; loving mother to Debra Drew (Dan) and Connie (Mike); cherished grandmother to Douglas Moon, Allison Moon (Matt Smallwood), Brian and Paul. Passed away Friday, June 15, 2018. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Road, Lorain, OH 44053 or to the Wesleyan Village, 807...
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Michael D. Cathey

July 30, 1971 - June 15, 2018

Graduated from Elyria West High School, Class of 1990. Member of Brown Street Church of Christ, Akron. Hobbies were golfing & reading. Enjoyed watching Jeopardy & taking care of his sisters & niece. Survived by his step-father Perry Willis; sisters Kimberly OFlanagan (Michael) & Angela Cathey (Timothy Egnor); special friends Ray & Carolyn Carlile; father Michael O. Cathey (Barbara); niece...
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John Paul "Jack" Serota

March 12, 1952 - June 15, 2018

JOHN PAUL "JACK" SEROTA, 66, of Parma; beloved husband of Wanda A. Serota (nee Omilion); dear brother of Kathy Serota and Jerry Serota, and brother-in-law of Paul Omilion (Heidi); loving step-father of David Molnar and the late Steven Molnar. Jack passed away suddenly on Friday, June 15, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, June 23 at 10 A.M. at St. Columbkille Church, 6740...
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James Michael McClain

February 9, 1948 - June 15, 2018

James Michael McClain, age 70, Sheffield Lake, Ohio. Born February 9, 1948 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Walter R. and Esther P. McClain. Jim died peacefully surrounded by love on June 15, 2018. Beloved husband of Diane (nee Kleinhans); devoted father of Amy Askin (Andrew), Melissa Rodkey (Patrick), and James Jr. (Katie Schottelkotte); loving grandfather of Kailey, Olivia, Tommy, Serene,...
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Richard Zbigniew Retsch

August 26, 1924 - June 15, 2018

RICHARD ZBIGNIEW RETSCH, age 93 of Parma Heights. Beloved husband of Olga V. Retsch (nee Holscevnikow) for 72 years. Devoted father of Paul Retsch, George Retsch-Bogart (Carol) and Anna Singleton (Donald); cherished father-in-law of Jen; loving grandfather of Jocelyn (Chris), Michael, Sam (Kristy), Alex and Grace; great-grandfather of Hanna. He was preceded in death by six older siblings in...
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Diane Christine Savage

June 9, 1946 - June 15, 2018

Diane Christine Savage, age 72 of Avon Lake, formerly of Euclid, died unexpectedly on June 15, 2018 at home. Born in Cleveland, and raised in Euclid, Diane attended Villa Angela, received her B.A. in English from Ursuline College and earned her M.A. in Education at CWRU. Her career path was unique; she taught English and business, worked as a campus minister, became a Certified Financial Planner,...
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Dorothy J. York

May 19, 1937 - June 14, 2018

Dorothy J. York (nee Brodzinski), age 81 of Brooklyn. Loving mother of Bruce York, Douglas York, Sr. (Lisa), Aimee Matusek (Matt), Kathi York (deceased) and Karen York (deceased); cherished grandmother of 6 and great-grandmother of 4; dear sister of 6. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Fragile X Foundation, 1861 International Drive, Ste 200, McClean VA 22102. The family...
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Megan Elizabeth McGaw

April 9, 1983 - June 12, 2018

Megan Elizabeth McGaw, age 35. Beloved daughter of Michael and Vicki. Dear sister of Christopher. Loving girlfriend of Matt Mulichak. Devoted granddaughter of Robert Squires and the late Jacklynne Squires, Virginia Wisman and Herbert Marsh. Beloved by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Passed away peacefully in her home Tuesday June 12, 2018 with her family and boyfriend at her side after a...
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Harrison James Schiffer

March 10, 2018 - June 11, 2018

HARRISON JAMES SCHIFFER age 3 months and 1 day old. Cherished and loved son of William and Megan Schiffer (nee Werle); precious little brother of Ava Schiffer; dearest maternal grandson of Peter Werle (Patti) and Joanne Werle (nee Larbig); paternal grandson of William and Dorothy Schiffer (nee Adam); dear nephew and cousin of many. Harrison gained his angel wings on Monday, June 11, 2018. Funeral...
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Virginia Irene Brush

August 20, 1936 - June 10, 2018

Virginia Irene Brush (nee Clement), age 81, of North Royalton, Ohio; loving mother of Jeffery A. Brush of North Royalton, Ohio, and David A. Brush (Bonnie) of Columbus, Indiana; dear grandmother of Caitlin Jendre (Jeff), and Brandon Brush, and great-grandmother of Jason and Alice Jendre; cherished sister of Donna Claridge (Leonard, deceased), Linda Eaken (Donald, deceased), and the late child...
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Richard C. Speck

November 5, 1948 - June 9, 2018

Richard C. Speck, 69, a Parma resident, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018. He was born in Cleveland on November 5, 1948. Rick was a baptized Christian of 52 years (Jehovah's Witness) who often spent his free time volunteering to help those within his community learn what the bible teaches. Rick retired from Lakewood High School where he taught the Vocational Automotive course for 30 years. He...
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William "Ted" McWilliams

September 9, 1950 - June 9, 2018

Graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1970. Raised in the Mount Zion Baptist Church. He served his country in the US Army & was stationed in North Carolina. Employed at Bendix in Elyria & the coffee shop at UH Elyria Medical Center. He enjoyed dressing sharp & collecting watches. Survived by his sisters Elizabeth Edwards (Bill) of Amherst and Debbie Harris (Tommie) of Elyria; brothers...
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Albert D. Racz

December 30, 1936 - June 9, 2018

Albert D. Racz, 81, a lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Elmcroft Assisted Living in Amherst following a lengthy illness. He was born December 30, 1936 in Elyria. Albert graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1954. He was a United States Army veteran stationed in Utah. He was a member of the Magyar United Church of Christ in Elyria and was employed at the...
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Dorothy Louise Taylor Shrier

May 30, 1928 - June 7, 2018

DOROTHY LOUISE TAYLOR SHRIER, age 90. Dorothy passed away at home on June 7, 2018. After attending the Cleveland Institute of Art, she designed greeting cards for American Greetings Corp. For many decades she continued to paint and design Christmas cards and other items. She was a volunteer and patron of the Cleveland Museum of Art. Her floral arrangements delighted the Garden Club of Cleveland,...
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Milton L. Ondrusko, Jr.

April 1, 1948 - June 7, 2018

MILTON L. ONDRUSKO, Jr. age 70 of Brooklyn, Ohio. Beloved husband of Deborah Ross. Devoted father of Peter Ondrusko (Marie), Jared Ondrusko, Miranda Sharpnack (Josh), Emily Koon (Henry) and David Schmac; loving grandfather of 8; dear brother of Regina Oravec (Cliff), Rita Woytek (Bernie, deceased) and Richard Kuhar (deceased) (Pat, living). Passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018. No services will...
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Gary J. Vershall

March 14, 1935 - June 6, 2018

Gary J. Vershall, age 83. Beloved husband of 42 years of Margaret "Peggy" (nee Rippon). Dear father of Mark (Kathy), Dawn Price (Steve), Karen Vershall (Chris). Grandfather of Amanda Stanchina (John), Katelyn Hogan (Jay), Jessica Ortega (Shaun), Steve Price (Emily), Byron Price, Joshua Price (Leah). Great grandfather of Morgan, Mia Rose, Zach, Jayson, Carter. Brother of David (Pat). Uncle of...
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Leona Walkowsky

August 6, 1927 - June 6, 2018

Leona B. Walkowsky (nee Sabo), 90, resided in Avon, Ohio and was born in Johnstown, PA in 1927. Beloved wife of the late Robert J. for 67 years. Loving mother of Barbara Cozza of Stow, OH, Linda (Ed) Bowman of Shiloh, IL, and Joan (Vic) Knight of Goodyear, AZ; grandmother of Carin Cozza, Dustin Morter, Bryan Morter, Megan (Craig) Brandt and Eric Knight and great-grandmother of four; and sister of...
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Valmore "Val" J. Holmes

December 20, 1959 - June 6, 2018

Valmore "Val" J. Holmes, 58, of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Val was born in St. Petersburg, Florida to the late Harry J. and Constance C. (nee Paquette). Devoted husband of 34 years to Angela M. (nee Deistler); brother of Christal C. Holmes. Val was an active member of the VFW in North Ridgeville – Post 9871 and North Olmsted...
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Frank M. Barber

September 7, 1933 - June 6, 2018

Barber, Frank M. age 84. Dear father of Tony (Monica); grandfather of Anthony, Marisa and Nick; brother of the late Joe Barber (Helen surviving), Tony Barber (Mary Rose), Carl (Jenny) Palma Filippelli (Jano) and Linda Barber. US Army Veteran. Frank was dedicated to his grandkids, attending all their sporting events. He was known for his humor and dedications to visiting his extended family. ...
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Hazel (nee Swegard) Richardson

November 2, 1917 - June 6, 2018

Member of the Washington Ave Baptist Church; employed as a waitress for many years at Mac's Restaurant & Tudy's. Survived by her daughter Anne Louise Kowalski (Eugene) Gandee of Elyria; grandchildren Linda Gandee (Craig) Barkacs, Donna Gandee (Chris) Baker, Michael Gandee; great-grandchildren Amanda Baker (Adam) Breazzano & Celia Baker. Preceded in death by her husbands, Richard Kowalski & Roy...
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James E. Conroy

August 10, 1952 - June 5, 2018

James E. Conroy, age 65; beloved husband of Nancy (nee Fertal) for 30 years; loving father of Sean, Erin and Jimmy (Kara); devoted grandpa of Lexi; dear brother of Barbara, Patrick (deceased), Beverly, John, Michael and Edward; loving son of the late John, Jr. and Eileen; uncle and friend of many. Passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to the American...
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Madeline Ketterer

August 17, 1933 - June 5, 2018

Madeline C. Ketterer (nee Hellmann) 84 of Avon Lake, passed away Tuesday, June5, 2018. She was born August 17, 1933 to parents Eugene and Madeline (nee Bannon) Hellmann. Madeline was a High School graduate of Hempstead High School in Long Island, New York. She married her husband Carl of 64 years in 1954. They lived in Bressler, PA for 6 years before finally settling down in Avon Lake in 1965....
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Robert T. Collins

March 22, 1930 - June 5, 2018

Robert T. Collins 88, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Virginia Anne; loving father of Kathleen Derga (Chris), Thomas, Sally and John; devoted grandfather of Sarah (Ryan), Andrew, Elsa, Lois (Nick) and Robert. U.S. Marine Corp Veteran. Memorial contributions suggested to Special Olympics Ohio, 3303 Winchester Pike, Columbus, OH 43232. Friends may call the Busch...
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Catherine Brownlee

May 12, 1958 - June 4, 2018

Catherine E. Brownlee, 60 of Cleveland passed away Monday, June 4, 2018. She was born May 12, 1958 to parents James E. and Mary Lou Hartley. Catherine loved sports, especially The Cleveland Browns and Cavs. She enjoyed playing Yahtzee, rides through the Metro Parks when it was raining and in the Fall to view the leaves. She loved spending time with her family and had the biggest heart. She is...
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Susan (nee Blake) Carroll

July 31, 1945 - June 4, 2018

Susan Lee Carroll (nee Blake) age 72 of Grafton. Loving wife of 54 years to Terrance Lee Carroll; treasured mother of R. Scott Carroll (Norma), Jennifer Kime (Russell), Stephanie Wilson (Bill) and Michele Howard (Brent); cherished Nini of 10; Susan was proud to hear the news of the coming arrival of her first great grandchild, Baby Kime, in January 2019; dear sister of Norma Christie, Patricia...
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Mary (nee Parham) Beard

June 1, 1942 - June 4, 2018

Mary A. Beard (nee Parham), 76, a resident of Elyria since 1961 moving from New Jersey, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 at St. John Medical Center in Westlake following a brief illness. She was born June 1, 1942 in Richmond, Virginia. Mary was employed in the Ejection Technician Department at the GM Fisher Guide Plant in Elyria for 18 years. She was a member of St. Mary Church in Elyria and...
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