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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

Dennis Dominic Cech

February 27, 1951 - September 20, 2017

Dennis Dominic Cech, M.D., 66 of Avon Lake passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the Cleveland Clinic Hospital in Avon. Dennis was born on February 27, 1951 in Cleveland, and served in the U.S. Navy. Dennis attended the Borromeo Seminary and graduated from Benedictine, Ohio State University, and LSU Medical School. Dennis served his internship and residency at the Cleveland Clinic. ...
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Leonard Corrao

May 14, 1929 - September 18, 2017

Leonard Corrao, 88, of Rocky River passed away suddenly on Monday, September 18. Born in Cleveland to the late August and Rose. Loving husband of Linda (Faieta, Deceased). Beloved companion to Carol Barnes of Berea. Loving father of Laura and Carol Corrao, and Lisa (Robert) Jakubowski. Adoring grandfather of Ryan (Samantha) Jakubowski, Ashley (Robert) Runals and Lindsay Jakubowski (John...
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George Galjan

May 3, 1942 - September 17, 2017

George Galjan, 75, of North Ridgeville. Beloved husband for 51 years to Margaret A. Galjan (nee Reeder); cherished father of George Glenn Galjan (Joanna) and Cherie Kaiser (David); dear grandfather of Maggie, Suzy, and Nicole; and loving brother of Orisja Galjan. Preceded in death by brother, Andrew Galjan. Navy Vietnam Veteran, Retired Cleveland Police Lieutenant, and published author. ...
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Charles J. Morgan

September 17, 2017

Charles J. Morgan, 63, of Parma passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 during the Hour of Great Mercy (3pm). Beloved husband of 40 years to Regina M. (nee Volker); cherished father of Jennifer, Jeffrey (Stephanie); dear son of Jennings (deceased) and Doris (nee Rothgeb); brother of Donna Huhn (Gerald) and Mary Lou Hido (Barry). He was an avid car and train enthusiast. Memorial Contributions may...
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Barbara Jean Near

December 27, 1926 - September 17, 2017

Barbara Jean Near (nee Gray), age 90, of Strongsville, Ohio; beloved wife of the late David P. Kuhns, and the late Jess E. Near; loving mother of Beatrice M. Barringer (Stuart Holdren) of Mineral, Virginia; dear friend of many. Barbara was a 50 year member of the Order of Eastern Star New Hope Chapter No. 590, and was a longtime supporter of Shriners International. She passed away suddenly on...
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Frederick E. Moesta

April 25, 1923 - September 16, 2017

Frederick E. Moesta, Jr., 94 of Westlake. Beloved husband of Kathleen T. (nee Pastor); dear father of Kim Bring (Dennis); beloved grandfather of Bryan (Debra) and Kevin. Preceded in death by parents, Frederich and Ethel (nee Mohney) Moesta; and sister, Helen Moesta. Graduated from Case Western with a degree in Engineering. Was a Cpl in the Army. Retired from First Energy. Avid sportsman;...
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Celestino P Nieves

May 8, 1931 - September 15, 2017

CELESTINO P. NIEVES, 86; loving husband of the late Blanca E. (Segarra) Nieves; dear father of Diana L. Katuscak (Bart), Celestino Jr. (Peggy), William (Jennifer), David, Michael (Amy), Daniel (Rita) and Samuel; beloved grandfather and great grandfather of many; loving brother of Carmen, Ursula, Juan, Marcelina; uncle of many. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Hospice of Western...
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Kasper Joseph Niemira

March 3, 1927 - September 14, 2017

Kasper Joseph Niemira, age 90, of Copley, Ohio, and longtime resident of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of the late Elizabeth Niemira who passed away in March 1990; loving father of Andrea Niemira Hirsch (Edward), Loraine TeSelle (Jay), and Alan J. Niemira (Deborah, deceased); dear grandfather of Leah Pagan (Matt), Alex Niemira, David Hirsch, and Paige TeSelle; cherished brother of Rev. Fr...
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Anne Snyder

June 10, 1925 - September 13, 2017

Anne Snyder, beautiful and loving mother to her five children, Bruce (Vicki), Christine Dragony (Donald), Glenn (Laurie), Gary (Lisa) and Jon (Connie, dec.), and to her eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild, passed away on September 13, 2017 at the age of 92. She is preceded in death by Glenn, her husband of 61 years. A native of Lorain, she was a long-time resident of Avon Lake,...
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Joseph E. Ball

January 16, 1933 - September 13, 2017

Joseph E. Ball 84 passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 13th. He is survived by his children, Cheryl, Joanne and Jeff (Marlene), and his sister Julia. Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Sunday, September 17th at the Busch Funeral Home, 7501 Ridge Rd., Parma. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home, Monday at 10am before proceeding to Holy Cross Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers,...
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Lauren "Larry" Steinman

June 4, 1933 - September 12, 2017

Lauren "Larry" Elliott Steinman, 84, of Avon Lake for almost 50 years passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at St. John Westshore Hospital, Westlake. Larry was on born June 4, 1933 in Kenton, OH. He served in the U.S. Navy for two years after graduating high school. He was a car salesman and retired from Lloyd Manwell Ford, Avon Lake where he worked for 25 years. He was a member of...
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Ruby Alice Johnson

July 5, 1934 - September 11, 2017

A favorite verse by which she lived, "This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it." (Psalm 118:24), describes Ruby Alice Johnson. All who knew Ruby and anyone who crossed paths with her could clearly see she lived everyday as it was intended: joyously, exuberantly, sincerely, diligently, gracefully and lovingly. Her life can be described as an expression of...
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Ralph Turner

September 30, 1927 - September 11, 2017

Ralph E. Turner, 89 of Avon, passed away Monday, September 11, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was born September 30, 1927 in Cleveland, OH. Ralph served for 3 years in the U.S. Army Air Corps in Germany. He worked as a machinist for the Nickel Plate Railroad and the New York Central Railroad. He graduated from Kent State University with a degree in education and taught for 4 years at Clearview...
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Eleanor L. Kanya

July 23, 1926 - September 10, 2017

Eleanor L. Kanya (nee Duffala), age 91 of Brunswick. Beloved wife of the late George M. Kanya, Sr.; loving mother of George, Jr. (Sue) and Kip (Lori); cherished grandmother of Kelly (Brian), John, Melanie and Logan; great grandmother of Hannah; dear sister of Frank Duffala, Harry Duffala, Mildred Carrier and Marilyn Januska (all deceased). Eleanor passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017. The...
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Shirley Jean Mitchell

December 4, 1947 - September 10, 2017

Shirley Jean Mitchell, 69 a lifelong resident of Avon Lake, Passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Main Street Care Center, Avon Lake following a brief illness. Shirley was born December 4, 1947 in Amherst. Shirley was a graduate of Avon Lake High School and continued her education at Bowling Green State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education, and a...
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Wanda Pearson

December 19, 1924 - September 8, 2017

Wanda Pearson (nee Dluzen), age 92 of Parma Heights. Beloved wife of Charles B. "Pete" Pearson for 71 years; loving mother of Cary (Susan) and Bonnie DiBiasio (Tony); cherished grandmother of Charles (Stacy), Christopher, Cale (Kim), Amy and James; great grandmother of Nicholas, Noah and Colton. Wanda was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was a longtime member of Ridgewood United...
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Helen J. Jolluck

September 20, 1928 - September 8, 2017

Helen (nee Sepsi) JOLLUCK, 89. Cherished mother of Barbara (Robert Chapin), Christine (Lewis Durland, deceased), Jeanne, and Katherine (Norman Naimark), loving grandmother of Benjamin, and beloved wife of the late John M. Born to the late John and Rose, and sister to Mary Sepsi and Margaret Borden (Lewis). Aunt and cousin of many, both in the U.S. and Poland. The world feels more empty now,...
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James R. Rouhier

October 15, 1948 - September 8, 2017

James R. Rouhier, 68 of Sheffield Lake, passed away at home, Friday, September 8, 2017 form pancreatic cancer. Mr. Rouhier was born October 15, 1948 in Canton and had lived in Sheffield Lake for 41 years. He was a 1967 graduate of Lincoln High School, Canton. Following graduation Jim enlisted in the United States Navy. He earned an associate degree from the University of Akron and worked 37...
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Mark J. Anderson, Sr.

September 15, 1962 - September 8, 2017

MARK J. ANDERSON, Sr. age 54 of Cleveland. Beloved husband of the late Karen Anderson for 36 years. Devoted father of Mark J. Anderson, Jr. (Katierose), Crystal Anderson, Megan Anderson and Eric Anderson; step-father of Anthony Caldwell; loving grandfather of Michael Anderson, Shane Karlowicz, Jr., Teagan Karlowicz and Audrey Anderson; cherished son of John Anderson (Phyllis) and Lois Cominsky ...
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Rick J. Rainey

October 7, 1961 - September 7, 2017

Rick J. Rainey, age 55, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, September 7, 2017 due to injuries sustained in an accident. He was born on October 7, 1961 in Elyria. Rick attended Elyria High School, and he enjoyed riding ATV's, cooking, working on vehicles, and attending family functions. He was a master carpenter and all around handyman, able to skillfully fix virtually anything in need of repair...
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Karenanne Illius

July 13, 1951 - September 6, 2017

KARENANNE ILLIUS, 66, Dear mother of Deanna McCarthy (Andrew), Craig T McCarthy (Katie), Melissa Nath (nee Emerson) (Joe), Jennifer Garretson (nee Emerson); Beloved grandmother of Brady, Abigail, Lanie, Samantha, Alexandra, Claire and Mackenzie; daughter of the late Mary Ann Illius (nee Bell) and Thomas Joseph Illius; sister of Tom, Jim, John and Joe (deceased). Passed away September 6, 2017. ...
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John M. Shimko

July 22, 1937 - September 6, 2017

John M. Shimko, age 80, beloved husband of Judy of 58 years; loving father of Doug (Cathy) and Rick (Debbie); cherished grandfather of Erica (Zack), Steven, Mitchell, Casey, and Gage (deceased); great-grandfather of Levi; and brother of Janet Conaway (Charles, deceased), Virginia Haberman (Donald), Stanley (Linda, deceased), and Mark (Nancy). He worked at Ford Motor Company for 49 years. John...
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Carol Ann Meade

December 28, 1947 - September 3, 2017

Carol Ann Meade (nee Withers), age 69; loving mother of Jeffrey (deceased) and Pamela Darling (Dan) and devoted grandmother of Derek, Stephanie (Mike), and Brittany. Passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to WCRF Moody Radio Gift Processing, 820 N LaSalle Blvd, Chicago, IL 60610 or The City Mission of Cleveland, 5310 Carnegie Avenue, Cleveland, OH...
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Grace Aleene (Frazier) Stanton

March 25, 1925 - September 2, 2017

Grace Aleene (Frazier) Blanton, 92 of Cleveland, OH, formerly of Crab Orchard passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the Bradley Bay Health Center. Friends may call at the Stanford Baptist Church on Saturday, September 9, from 2:00pm until the start of the funeral service at 3pm. Br. Nick Manzie will officiate. (440)933-3202
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Megan Campbell

August 2, 1918 - September 2, 2017

Megan Campbell (nee Williams), age 99. Former resident of Wickliffe, OH and most recently a resident of the Welsh Home in Rocky River, OH. She was the wife of the late Jack Robert Campbell. She was born in Seven Sisters, Wales to the late David and Martha Williams. Loving mother of John (Cheryl); grandmother of Russ, Brandon (Traci), Shaun (Cynthia), and Chad (Jennifer); great-grandmother of...
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Rhoda (nee Hendricks) Bordeaux

June 6, 1948 - September 1, 2017

Rhoda F. Bordeaux (nee Hendricks), 69, of Saginaw, MI and formerly of Elyria passed away at home on Friday, September 1, 2017. She was born June 6, 1948 in Elyria. Rhoda was an artist and enjoyed painting, stained glass, and cooking. She loved animals, especially horses and dogs and time spent with her family. Mrs. Bordeaux is survived by her sons Daniel Snyder (Minnie) of Harker Heights,...
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Lynn Durbin

March 7, 1958 - September 1, 2017

LYNN DURBIN, 59, beloved mother, daughter and sister, was called to her eternal resting place on September 1, 2017. She entered this world on March 7, 1958 in Cleveland, born to Roy and Doris (nee Farren) Durbin. She is survived by her daughter Katrina Potts, brother Leroy (Varnsy) sisters Lee Ann (Bonnie), Cheryl (Jimmy) and the late Darlene. Aunt of Robert (Terri) and Richard (Jennifer). Will...
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Carlotta Forst

December 16, 1926 - August 31, 2017

Carlotta L. "Dolly" Forst, 90, of Cleveland; beloved wife of the late Richard R.; loving mother of Richard Forst and Laureen Thomas; devoted grandmother of Trevor Thomas, Carter Thomas (Mary), Delaine Thomas and Garret Forst; great-grandmother of Yadiel and Brysen. Passed away Thursday, August 31, 2017. Carlotta was a lifelong member of St. Stephen's Parish. She was a gifted singer, a dramatic...
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Robert H. Schleimer

April 16, 1947 - August 31, 2017

Robert H. Schleimer, age 70. Dear father of Justin (Chris), Melynda Wheeler, Evan (Kelly). Foster father of Heather Rakowski. Grandfather of Mitchell, Kayla, Kyle, Mackenzie, Aleasia, Kenton, Bryanna, Brandon, Payton and Quinn. Great grandfather of Theo. Brother of Mary Margaurite Werner, Barbara Lang and Janet Raymond. Died Thursday August 31, 2017 after losing his battle with pancreatic cancer....
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Diann (nee Henderson) Grimes

June 21, 1955 - August 30, 2017

Diann Lynn Grimes (nee Henderson), 62, of LaGrange and formerly of Elyria died at home on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 surrounded by her family after a hard-fought short illness. She was born June 21, 1955 in Lorain. Diann graduated from Elyria High School. She was employed for many years as a dispatcher for Comcast (formerly Continental Cablevision and Media One), a school librarian in Elyria...
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Thomas B Adams

September 10, 1946 - August 30, 2017

Thomas B. Adams, age 70 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of 40 years to Joyce (nee Lewis); loving father of Tracy Abbadini (Vince) and Tommy Adams; cherished grandfather of Angela Abbadini and Sal Abbadini (Sami); great grandfather of Rosina; dear brother of Greg Adams (Maureen), Lois Keeling (Dave, deceased) and Lillian Stech, deceased (Dan); brother in law of Mark Lewis and Julie Kronenberger...
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Mary Ruth Collins

April 22, 1935 - August 29, 2017

Mary Ruth Collins, age 82. Beloved wife of 63 years of Raymond. Dear mother of James (Joanne), Thomas, Mitchell (Jacqueline), Lisa Gonzalez (Ricardo). Loving grandmother of Derek, Gina, Michael, Megan, Laura, Alexander, Margaret, Christopher. Great grandmother of Chloe, Aiden, Addison, Jensen, and Parker. Sister of Eb, Barbara and the late Glenna, Stanley, Madge, Jim, Dorothy, and Eddie. Passed...
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Vicki L Hill

May 25, 1959 - August 28, 2017

Vicki L. Hill, 58, of Elyria passed away unexpectedly Monday, August 28, 2017. She was born May 25, 1959 in Oberlin, Ohio. Vicki graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1977 and was a member of the marching band. She was employed with Comprehensive Logistics as a Materials Technician with many years of service. As a youth, she was raised in Second Baptist Church, where she attended Sunday...
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Mildred Ann Pallozzi

September 25, 1936 - August 28, 2017

Mildred Ann Pallozzi (nee Pring), age 80, of Parma, Ohio, and formerly of Brunswick, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Alfred Anthony Pallozzi who passed away in April 2001; loving mother of Michael A. Pallozzi (Marcia) of Parma; dear sister of the late Diane Hendricks, and the late Thomas Pring. Mildred was a proud and faithful member of Parma Heights Baptist Church. She passed away on Monday,...
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Edward A. Marion

November 11, 1970 - August 27, 2017

Edward A. Marion, 46, of Lakewood, beloved husband of Sheila (nee Straubhaar); loving father of Kristie (Dan), Toron, and Alisohn (Chris); second father of Tasha and Dan; Papa of Alana, Kyle, Christopher and Gage; dear son of Lorraine and the late Francis; son in law of Jean and the late Ron Straubhaar; brother, uncle and friend of many; master and best friend of Tana. Passed away Sunday, August...
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Patricia Ann Innocenzi

November 8, 1933 - August 27, 2017

Patricia Ann Innocenzi (nee Cork), age 83, a resident of Brecksville, Ohio, passed away in her home on Sunday, August 27, 2017 after a lengthy illness. Born November 8, 1933 in Pierpont, Ohio, she was the daughter of Magdalene and Orval Cork. Married to Harold L. Phillips, Sr. for 46 years, he was at her side when she passed, and she and Harry remain the perfect example of a beautiful love story....
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Steven M. Sabo

February 15, 1963 - August 27, 2017

Steven M. Sabo born on Friday, February 15, 1963 went home to be with the Lord on Sunday August 27, 2017. Beloved husband of Janet Sabo (nee Horacek); loving step-father of Joseph DeFiore (Tricia), Jamie Medina (Tamar) and Tony DeFiore (Fiancé Lauren); grandfather of Nathan DeFiore and Maddox Medina; dear son to his mother, Margaret (nee Bellus) Sabo and late father, Steve Sabo; treasured...
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June Ann MacAskill

June 17, 1926 - August 27, 2017

June Ann MacAskill (nee Yeaman) – age 91, of Bay Village, OH, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, August 27, 2017. Born in Elkhorn, WI to Pearl & Ernest Yeaman, the second daughter of what would be five siblings. When the depression hit, the family moved to Chicago, where June was raised. June attended Wright Junior College and was a member of Beta Omega Xi Sorority. It was there...
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John Paul Whipkey

November 12, 1948 - August 26, 2017

Beloved husband of Kimberly Whipkey (nee Drachenberg); will be missed by his wife, Kimberly; mother, Ethel; children, step-children, grandchildren, great-grandchild, in-laws, relatives, friends, & co-workers. Retired Sergeant of the Cleveland Police Department after 28 yrs of service. US Army Veteran. Member of FOP Lodge #8. Memorials made to The Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association, CPPA...
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Edward S. Pysz

June 20, 1935 - August 26, 2017

Edward S. Pysz, age 82 of Parma; beloved husband of 57 years of Connie M. (nee Christianer); loving father of Sherri Porch (Jeff) and Steve Pysz; cherished grandpa of Melissa and Greg Porch; dear brother of Margaret, Victor, Ronald and the following deceased, Pauline, Frank, Verna, Tillie, Mary, and Bernard; uncle of many. Edward passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Memorials may be...
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William E. Andrews

May 7, 1925 - August 25, 2017

WILLIAM E. ANDREWS, age 92 of Parma. Beloved husband of the late V. Jacqueline Andrews (nee Baltz); devoted father of William G. Andrews (Susan) and Craig D. Andrews (Ruth); loving grandfather of April Andrews, Erica Larter (Chad) and Brittany Hall (Jeramy); great-grandfather of 3 and cherished friend of many. Bill was an award winning engineer at McDowell Wellman for 29 years. He was a proud...
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Benjamin J. "Benny" Cupedro, Jr.

September 18, 1936 - August 25, 2017

Benjamin J. Cupedro, Jr., "Benny" age 80 of Parma. Beloved husband of 62 ½ years to Juanita Cupedro (Schenk); loving father of Kim Ardito (Tommy), Vickie Petito, Maria Fiser (Larry), Janice Podany (Tom), Gina Karcic (Michael) and Benjamin Cupedro III (Amy); cherished grandpa of 18 and great grandpa of 18; dear brother of Delores Reinhart (Dick, deceased) and Carol Maki. Benny was a member of...
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Jean L. Godwin

October 12, 1932 - August 25, 2017

JEAN L. GODWIN (nee Radway), age 84 of North Royalton. Devoted mother of Perry Godwin, Scott Godwin, Amy Godwin Carter (Wayne) and Keith Godwin (Denise); loving grandmother of Erica, Heather, Amber, Leslee, Autumn, Keith Jr., Anthony and Caleb; great-grandmother of 11; dear sister of Shirley Bordner, Susan Rogers and the following deceased: Sterling Radway, Donald Radway, Esther Valez and Richard...
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James R. Best

January 22, 1927 - August 24, 2017

James R. Best, 90, a lifelong resident of Avon Lake, passed away, Thursday, August 24, 2017, following a lengthy illness. He was born January 22, 1927 in Cleveland. Jim was a WWII Army Veteran serving in the Army of Occupation in Germany following the end of the war. Upon return from the service he worked at Westinghouse, Cleveland and the Illuminating Company, Avon Lake before joining...
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Cathleen A. Duffy

July 29, 1929 - August 24, 2017

Cathleen A. Duffy, 88. A member of "the greatest generation" who sacrificed her whole life to her children and grandchildren; devoted wife of the late David J.; mother of Dennis J. (Diane), James (Carla), David, Michael, Colleen Cundiff (John), Ann Senft (Dietmar) and Robert (Diana); grandmother of 11; sister of the late Margaret Murphy Ryan "Peggy"; beloved aunt of many. Passed away Thursday,...
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Ann Gratz

February 10, 1923 - August 24, 2017

Ann Gratz, 94, of Parma, beloved wife of the late Walter; loving mother of Marilyn Wise (Jim), Walter (Barbara) and the late Karen Gratz; grandmother of Cynthia Kresoja (John), Joseph Wise, Andrea Overton (Mark), Kristen Gratz and Jason Kuharik; great-grandmother of Aaron, Brian, Casey, Sam and Charlotte; dear sister of Casmir Jablonski (Bernadine), Dolores Bastulli and the late Regina Gorencik,...
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Leola (nee Jerome) Ellis

July 29, 1923 - August 23, 2017

Leola Ellis (nee Jerome), 94, Loving mother of Gregory (Victoria), Deborah Georgeson (George) and Gale Taliano (Dan). Devoted grandmother and nana of Leah, Camille, Christiana, Zachary, Trevor and Kendal and great grandmother of Sofia, Juliet, Cecilia and Wyatt. Preceded in death by parents Wilbur and Agnes (nee Gross), twin sister and best friend, Leila Roecker and brother, Jerome Jerome. ...
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Barbara Jean Richardson

November 13, 1932 - August 23, 2017

Barbara Jean Richardson (nee Bailey), age 84, of Brooklyn Heights, Ohio; beloved wife of 58 years of the late Neil H. Richardson who passed away in August 2012; loving mother of William Richardson (Dora), Patti Boyert (Michael), and Nancy Wygonski (Chris); dear grandmother of Jennifer Richardson, Ben Richardson (Stefanie), Lee Richardson, Neil Richardson, Rebecca Clary (D.J.), Matthew Boyert ...
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Walter "Arch" Kalbrunner

March 9, 1936 - August 23, 2017

Walter "Arch" Kalbrunner, 81 of Westlake; beloved father of Nancy Roman (Todd), Andrew Solnick and Gary Solnick (Nancy); loving grandfather of Devon, Kelsey, Lauren and Austin; great-grandfather of Taylor and Brody; he remained very close to his ex-wife Nancy Michael Kalbrunner; devoted brother of Pat Marotta. Passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017. In leiu of flowers, memorial contributions may...
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Leonard Judson "Judd" Hendrickson

August 5, 1930 - August 23, 2017

Leonard Judson "Judd" Hendrickson, 87 of Sheffield Lake, formerly of Mt. Nebo, WV, passed away on August 23, 2017 at Ames Hospice House, Westlake. Judd was born on August 5, 1930 in Mt. Lookout, WV. He retired from CSX Railroad after 38 years. Past Master of Mid-Century Free and Accepted Masons #725 and was a member of 40 years. Judd enjoyed gardening, crossword puzzles, and Western movies. Judd...
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Clara Skandera

January 9, 1924 - August 22, 2017

Clara A. Skandera (nee Klimek), 93, a lifelong resident of Cleveland passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. She was born January 9, 1924 to parents Peter and Anna (nee Kopczyk) Klimek. She worked for the Fulwell Machine Company and later for the May Company. Clara is survived by her daughters Betty J. Patterson (Kenneth, deceased) of Cleveland, Nancy M. Rebraca (Nicholas) of Avon; son-in...
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Ellen J. Ralph

April 11, 1943 - August 22, 2017

Ellen J. Ralph (nee Barry), 74 of Avon passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 due to complications of Diabetes. Ellen was born on April 11, 1943 in Cleveland, and was a stay-at-home mom. Her family was her #1 priority, and she was adamant that her kids know how to swim. Ellen volunteered at Holy Trinity School, and she loved baking. She is survived by her husband, John A. "Art"; children, Gail A...
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Bennie Sherrill

May 10, 1931 - August 21, 2017

Bennie Nell Sherrill (nee Gunter), 86, of Avon since 1956, passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017. Bennie was a charter member of Sheffield Church of God and an avid member of their Ladies Auxillary. She taught Sunday School, but most people knew her as the church clerk, a position she held for over 30 years. Bennie enjoyed gospel music, especially quartet music. In the early days of the...
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Carolyn Joanne "Jan" Widiger

April 16, 1929 - August 20, 2017

Carolyn Joanne "Jan" Widiger (nee Straszheim), age 88, of Parma, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at the Residential Hospice Facility of Southwest General Health Center in Strongsville, Ohio following a recent stroke. Born on April 16, 1929 in Columbus, Ohio, Jan was the eldest of five children of Robert E. and Clara Belle (Shepherd) Straszheim, moving with her parents to West...
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Andrew Dovala

July 24, 1922 - August 19, 2017

Andrew Dovala, age 95, of Parma. Dear father of Carol Szymanski; cherished grandfather to Cindi Szymanski Preceded in death by beloved wife Ruth, parents John and Mary Dovala (nee Brondos) brothers Joseph and John and sister Mary. Passed away on August 19, 2017. Proudly served in the US Army during WWII. Founding member of Calvary Lutheran Church, Parma. Retired from Reliable Spring as Vice...
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Rose (nee Pappas) Kolar

April 3, 1924 - August 19, 2017

ROSE J. KOLAR, (nee Pappas), 93, loving wife to the late Joe; dear mother to Jerald (Sheryl) of Seven Hills; sister to Irene Lawrence (the late James) and the late Michael Pappas (Edith) and Dixie Okarmus (the late Edward); aunt and friend to many. Passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017. Services will be private. BUSCH FUNERAL and CREMATORY SERVICES, 216-741-7700
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Mildred "Millie" Johnston

October 27, 1928 - August 19, 2017

Mildred "Millie" Johnston, 88 of Avon Lake, passed away on the day of her husband's funeral, Saturday, August 19, 2017. Mildred graduated from West Tech High School, where she majored in art, calligraphy, antiquing, and jewelry. She was the project manager at Wolfe Envelope, and was a Stouffer Girl at the Stouffer Restaurant. Mildred enjoyed singing, especially 40's and 50's music-she knew all...
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Donna Flannery

December 11, 1949 - August 19, 2017

Donna K. Flannery (nee Bryant), 67 of Avon; beloved wife and partner of Dennis T.; loving mother of Douglas Lee, Michael James and Thomas Dennis (Deana); devoted Nana of Aaron and Ryan. Passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017. Donna loved her family and will be greatly missed by them. All services are private. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 440-937-6175
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James A. "Jim" Frederick

February 10, 1927 - August 18, 2017

James A. "Jim" Frederick, 90, of Avon for the last 10 years, formerly of Bay Village and Avon Lake, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Ames Hospice House in Westlake. Jim was born on February 10, 1927 in Amherst, and served in the US Navy during WWII. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, and was employed by Richard E. Jacobs for over 42 years as an Electrical...
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Bobbie "Bob" True

October 18, 1939 - August 18, 2017

Bob True, 77, of Washington Court House, OH, formerly of Elyria. It is with great sadness that the family of Bobbie E. True announces his passing on August 18, 2017. He will be forever remembered by his wife of 55 years, Deanna & his children Teresa (Dennis) Murphy, Tina (Fred) Tolson, Terry (Jennifer) True & Tonya (Bob) Wilson. He will be lovingly remembered by his 9 grandchildren, 10 great...
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Norma Ellen Foote

July 27, 1942 - August 18, 2017

Norma Ellen Foote, award-winning teacher, editor emeritus of CDC Gaming Reports and wife of publisher Jeffrey W. Compton, died on Friday, August 18, 2017 after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was 75. Foote had been a resident of the Kemper House residential care facility in Strongsville, Ohio for the past four years, and passed away there. A direct descendant of one of the original...
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Helene T. Lekan

November 23, 1917 - August 18, 2017

Helene T. Lekan (nee Goley), age 99, beloved wife of the late James V. for over 60 years; loving mother of James (Sue), John (deceased) (Bev, deceased), Georgeane (Jim, deceased), Judith (Doug, deceased) (Steve), and Carol (Keven); grandmother of 22; and sister of Stella Gorsica. Parishioner of St. Edward's Catholic Church in Ashland, OH. Passed away Friday, August 18, 2017 of natural causes. In...
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Dorothy Madeline Kessler

June 1, 1932 - August 17, 2017

Dorothy Madeline Kessler (nee Garofalo), age 85, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved wife for nearly 60 years of the late John R. Kessler who passed away in February 2014; loving mother of Terrance J. Kessler of Mayfield Heights, Ohio, Robert J. Kessler (Sharon) of Rochester Township, Pennsylvania, Thomas Kessler (Noreen) of Parma, Ohio, and Pamela Zaccari (Peter) of Stow, Ohio; dear grandmother of...
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Ann Elizabeth VanDenBossche

July 13, 1924 - August 17, 2017

Ann Elizabeth VanDenBossche (nee Graber), 93 of Avon Lake passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017. She was born July 13, 1924 in Marietta, OH. Ann was a graduate of Marietta High School and attended Marietta College. Ann was the owner of Better Homes, Inc., a real estate development company, and she also worked many years for HGM Realty which is where she eventually retired from. Ann was a...
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Jean (nee Michalek) Henninger

May 7, 1933 - August 17, 2017

JEAN M. HENNINGER, (nee Michalek), 84, wife to the late Jack; mother to Jill Yerkic (Mike); step-mother to Jackie Braun (the late Bob) and the late Jay Henninger (Mary); grandmother to Joe McGuirk (deceased), Amber Metzler (John), Adam Braun (April); great-grandmother to Alaina Metzler and Abby Braun; sister to the late Doris; longtime companion to her beloved dog, Jemi; and friend to many.
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LaVerne M. Saunders

October 3, 1928 - August 17, 2017

LaVerne M. Saunders (nee Kopansky), 88 of North Olmsted for the last 9 years, formerly of Sheffield Lake, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017 following a period of declining health. LaVerne was born on October 3, 1928 in Cleveland, and was a dedicated homemaker. She was known to be a wonderful mother and grandmother who enjoyed cooking, puzzles, yard work, and spending time with children. ...
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David Lindahl

October 11, 1927 - August 16, 2017

David A. Lindahl, 89, beloved husband of the late Elizabeth "Betty" (nee Scheel); loving father of Mark (Jennifer) and the late Karen Gaudette; cherished grandfather of Mark, Michele Auxier and Donald Gaudette (Nikki); great-grandfather of Lea Auxier. Passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Memorials may be forwarded to Independence Presbyterian Church 6624 Brecksville Rd., Independence, OH 44131...
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Charles Andes

July 3, 1925 - August 16, 2017

Andes, Charles Scovil II, (Chuck) of Rocky River, Ohio, age 92, passed away peacefully surrounded by his children on Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Chuck was born on July 3, 1925 in Cleveland, Ohio. He attended Purdue University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, followed by an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. He was a member of the Phi Kappa Tau fraternity....
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Beverley J. Lane

January 30, 1936 - August 16, 2017

BEVERLEY J. LANE, 81, died at Perciak Hospice Center SWGH on Wednesday August 16, 2017. She was born to Michael and Margaret Schmidt on January 30, 1936. They both preceded her in death as well as her step-son Eric Lane. Beloved wife of Leonard T. Lane and step-mother to 5. She is survived by Lori Schumacher (David) of Bowling Green OH, Shelly Lane (Richard Thorton) of New Castle Australia, Lisa...
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Lillian M. Vaso

May 1, 1917 - August 16, 2017

Lillian M. Vaso (Nee Charles) 100, Beloved wife of 60 years to the late John G. Vaso, daughter of the late Walter Wilson and Elizabeth M. (Homan) Charles, sister of the late Ruth A. Ertmann, Helen E. Warner, Miriam I. Pilny, Mildred Dittrich and Jeanne L. Davidson. Aunt to Joan C. Summers, Wayne S. Pilny, Dennis M. Pilny, Robert A. Ertman. Great Aunt to, Heather Calogar, Shannon Frantz and Bret D...
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Irene Simpson

March 31, 1927 - August 15, 2017

Irene Simpson, 90, passed away on Tuesday, August15, 2017 at her home in Parma Heights, OH. She was born on March 31, 1927 to Louis and Ethel Bekesy. Irene grew up in Parma, OH and graduated from Parma Senior High School in 1945. After high school she worked at Society for Savings before marrying Thomas Richard Simpson on August 9, 1948. Irene also had careers with May Company, Top Value Stamps...
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Jordan Primer

November 27, 1980 - August 13, 2017

Jordan M. Primer, 36. Cherished son of parents, Elizabeth and Larry Schindelar, and father, Robert Primer; dear brother of Adam (Ashley) Schindelar; beloved boyfriend of Amy Yano; nephew, cousin, and friend of many. Jordan was a thoughtful person who was the strongest fighter his family knew, and he will be missed by many. Jordan never gave up and he never stopped trying. Passed away on...
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Joseph David Eisenberg

October 29, 1928 - August 13, 2017

Joseph David Eisenberg, 88, died at O'Neill Healthcare Bay Village Sunday, August 13, 2017. He was born in Worcester, Massachusetts and the only child of Harry and Ester (nee Slovan) Eisenberg. He is survived by three daughters Zeva Caneli (Michael) of Pittsburgh, PA, Alisa Gattin (David) of Oldsmar, FL, and Leora Barnell-Weber (Rebecca) of Oakland, CA; grandchildren Shoshana, Zachary, Elijah,...
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Patricia Williams

December 12, 1927 - August 13, 2017

Patricia Williams, 89, died peacefully on August 13, 2017 at home in Rocky River. Beloved wife of the late Harold; cherished mother of David (Mary Louise) of North Carolina and Kathryn Buza of Virginia; loving grandmother of 8; great-grandmother to Patrick; dear sister of Jim (Penny) and the late Dick Dixon. Memorial contributions may be made to The Salvation Army of Northeast Ohio, 2507 East...
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Margaret L. "Peggy" Beduhn

November 7, 1940 - August 13, 2017

Margaret "Peggy" Beduhn (nee Zaremba), age 76; beloved wife of 57 years to Carl Beduhn; loving mother of Carl R., Mary Kay and Janet Zaccaro (Alan); cherished grandmother of Carrie, Sarah, Kathryn, Julia, Stan, Andrew, Alexis, and Matthew; dear sister of Kathleen Kotara (Ziggy, both deceased) and Kenneth Zaremba (Elaine). Peggy enjoyed traveling and reading. She passed away on Sunday, August 13,...
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Piper Geneva Samuels

June 21, 2011 - August 13, 2017

We are sorry if you never met Piper Geneva Samuels of Avon Lake, Ohio. She was a vibrant and sweet 6 year old who passed away peacefully in the early hours of August 13, 2017, after a year-long battle with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare and aggressive pediatric bone cancer. Piper passed in her parents' arms, surrounded by members of her extended family. So many loved her, but none more fiercely than her...
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Jane Joecken

January 25, 1925 - August 12, 2017

Jane Joecken (nee Java); beloved wife of the late Donald F.; loving mother of Jim (Susan) of CA, Jeff (Gerri), Janet Charek (Chris) of CA, George (Karen) of Maineville, OH, Jennifer Earl (Dave) of KY, John of CA and Dorothy Jean of TN; grandmother of 17 and great-grandmother of 16. Preceded in death by her parents Martin and Clara Java and her siblings Robert Java, Virginia Patterson, Marguerite...
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Herman Lester

September 13, 1920 - August 12, 2017

Herman Lester, age 96. Beloved husband of 48 years to Ann Vlcan Lester (nee Capobianco). Cherished father of Faye Cunningham (Jerry). Loving step-father of Beverly Haas (deceased), Stephen Vlcan (Donna) and Wayne Vlcan (Lynda). Loving grandfather of Jerry and Greg Cunningham, Dina Cirino (Robert), Steven (Manjali), Christopher (Jill), Anthony Vlcan, Elizabeth Sparks (Ethan) and Julian Vlcan....
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John Seelie

November 25, 1922 - August 11, 2017

Cpl. John Seelie passed away August 11, 2017, in Port Charlotte, Fla. He was a Cleveland native and the last known surviving veteran to witness the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Seelie was 18 when he enlisted in the Army at Fort Hayes in Columbus, according to a Facebook page maintained for him by a daughter. A member of the 25th Infantry Division's 65th Engineer Combat Battalion, he had just...
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Devon Tousel

January 5, 1996 - August 10, 2017

Devon Tousel, 21, of Grafton passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Jackson, TN. He was born January 5, 1996 in Elyria. Devon was a graduate of Midview High School, Class of 2014. He worked at Dewey Furniture and Green Circle Growers. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, outdoors, car racing, dirt bikes and his dog Sparky. He is survived by his mother Amy Cather (Donnie) of Grafton;...
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Judy Groh

March 21, 1947 - August 10, 2017

Judy Groh, loving sister of Kathy Urrutia (Jose) of Colorado and Peter Groh (Deborah); longtime partner of 42 years to John E. Marynak; aunt of 5 and great aunt of 5. Passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 21369 Center Ridge Rd. Fairview Park, OH. on Friday, August 18th from 4pm – 8pm for a Celebration of Life. 440-333-9774
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Judith Groh

March 21, 1947 - August 10, 2017

Judy Groh, loving sister of Kathy Urrutia (Jose) of Colorado and Peter Groh (Deborah); longtime partner of 42 years to John E. Marynak; aunt of 5 and great aunt of 5. Passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 21369 Center Ridge Rd. Fairview Park, OH. on Friday, August 18th from 4pm – 8pm for a Celebration of Life. 440-333-9774
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John E. Trybuski

January 7, 1940 - August 9, 2017

John E. Trybuski, 77, beloved husband of the late Florence of 55 years; loving father of Pamela Grant (Joseph), Jodi Iafelice (Chaz), and Holly Lembach (Martin); loving grandpa of Samuel, Hailey Rae, Salvatore, Tessa, and Sofia. Preceded in death by parents and sister Maureen Bokansky. Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Memorial contributions may be...
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Frank C. Zarbo

February 17, 1943 - August 8, 2017

Frank C. Zarbo, age 74, beloved husband of the late Barbara, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle. Passed away Tuesday, August 8th, 2017. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be forwarded to Holy Family Hospice, 6707 State Road, Parma, OH 44134. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Anthony of Padua, 6750 State Road, Parma on Monday, August 14 at 11am. Interment at Ohio Western Reserve...
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James Dunderman

March 19, 1942 - August 7, 2017

James "Red" Leonard Dunderman, 75, husband of the late Darlene; father of Maria Dunderman, Sandra Roberts (Robert), and Thomas Dunderman; brother of Linda Newton (Leonard) and the late Thomas. Passed away Monday, August 7, 2017. Mass of Christian burial 10am Saturday, August 12, 2017 at St. Vincent De Paul Church 13400 Lorain Ave. Cleveland, OH. Interment at Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may call...
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Richard J. Slaby

February 15, 1931 - August 7, 2017

RICHARD J. SLABY, age 86 of Brooklyn. Beloved husband of Mary E. Slaby (nee Gravette) for 67 years. Devoted father of Cindy Boehnlein (Roger), Rick Slaby (Cheryl) and Sue Swedik (Steve); loving grandfather of Alison, Joseph, Lizbeth, Kristen, Kyle, Stephanie and Jessica; great-grandfather of six; dear brother of Charles Slaby (deceased); cherished uncle and friend of many. Richard was a proud...
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Caroline T. Holstein

September 30, 1934 - August 7, 2017

Caroline T. Holstein (nee Pizzino), 82, beloved wife of the late Ralph D. Holstein; loving mother of Ralph Holstein (Valerie), Joan Hilson (Daniel), Carl Holstein (Margaret), Julie McCumber (Steven); cherished grandmother of Ralph, Anthony (Fiancé, Christin), Kelsey, Harrison, Madison, C. Brian; daughter of the late Carmelo Pizzino and Vita Pizzino (nee Bentivengna); dear sister of Mary...
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Dorella L. Lee

August 3, 1932 - August 6, 2017

Dorella L. Lee (nee Chavez), beloved wife of the late Darrell; dear mother of Terry (Barbara), Kevin (Cheryl), and Laura Lee Williams (Larry); grandmother of Kristin Williams, Sean Williams (Rachel), Scott Williams, Eric Williams, Louis Williams, Laura Lee, Michael Lee, and Bobby Lee; sister of the late Lita Galaviz, Gabriel Chavez, Lorenzo Chavez, Virgie Chavez, Mary Martinez, and John Chavez....
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Judith (nee Krugman) Wallhead

December 20, 1939 - August 5, 2017

Graduate of Elyria High School, Class of 1957. Worked at Wilmot Printing, B.J.'s Coffee Shop in Elyria, & Discount Drug Mart in Oberlin. Served our community & met many people through her jobs. Member of the First United Methodist Church in Elyria where she & her husband were married in 1958 & VFW Post #1079 Ladies Auxiliary. Her pastimes were crafts & crocheting. Survived by her husband...
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John R. "Bob" Johnston

February 10, 1926 - August 4, 2017

John R. "Bob" Johnston, 91, of Avon Lake passed away Friday, August 4, 2017 at his residence at Independence Village in Avon Lake surrounded by family. He was born February 10, 1926 in Cleveland and had also resided in Englewood, FL; Willoughby, Ashland and Middle Bass Island, OH. After graduating from West Tech High School in Cleveland he served his country during World War II in the Army...
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Dennis Blaine Scott

March 23, 1956 - August 3, 2017

Dennis B. Scott, age 61, of Cleveland, Ohio; beloved husband of Vivian L. Scott (nee Amato); loving father of Crystal, Vyunda and Denise, and step-father of Sarah Grace, Casandra and Jamie; dear grandfather and great-grandfather of many; son of Versa Phillips and the late Raymond B. Scott; brother of Myrna, Marie, Darlene, Janna, Michael and Michelle. Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Dennis...
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Kenneth Kay Killian

February 1, 1934 - August 3, 2017

Kenneth K. Killian, 83, beloved husband of Barbara J. Killian; loving father of David R. Killian, Debra K. Green (Randy), Daniel E. Killian (Kimberly); cherished grandfather of Brian Green, Nathan Green, Kayleigh Sykora (Michael), Ashley Killian, Ryan Killian, Olivia Killian, Abigail Killian; son of parents (both deceased), Ray Killian and Velda Killian (nee Hier); brother of Beryl Porter ...
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Dolores M. Yarina

July 7, 1929 - August 3, 2017

Dolores M. Yarina (nee LaBella), 88, loving mother of Candy (Eddie, deceased), Andrew, Gary (Diane), Diane (Stan), Shane (Karen), Claudia (Nick), Chris (Jane), Adam, Dawn (Billy), and Randy; cherished grandmother of Traci, Reneé (Ray), Jason, Rachel (John), Monica, Bobby, Eric, Nicole (Achilles), Gina, Andre, Chad, Tara, Adam Jr., Chante, Chaz, Shawn (Christine), and Shelby (Tommy); great...
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Raymond Kettleman

June 27, 1931 - August 2, 2017

Raymond Kettleman, 86, a 17 year resident of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at home following a lengthy illness. Mr. Kettleman was born June 27, 1931. Raymond worked as a truck driver with the May Company (which would become Kaufmann's) for 44 years. During his time as a truck driver he also worked maintenance for Sunset Lake Campground in Spencer. After retiring, he worked...
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Elsie B. Steingass

June 12, 1931 - August 1, 2017

Elsie B. Steingass (nee Greenwald), 86, beloved wife of 62 years of Wayne; dear mother of Betty Gehring (the late George), Robert (Joy), and Kirk; grandmother of Thomas, Gregory (Cynthia), Andrew, Erich, and Nicholas; great grandmother of Evely; sister of Edmund Greenwald, the late Irene, and Harold. Passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Service at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 8th at 10...
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Lenin Len Pando

March 10, 1931 - August 1, 2017

Lenin "Len" Pando, 86 years old of Sheffield Village, OH passed away August 1, 2017 at the Avon Cleveland Clinic following a short illness. Len was born March 10, 1931 in Lorain, OH to parents James and Rachel Pando (nee Doty). He was one of 6 brothers. Len was a 1949 graduate of Brookside High School and he was a 4 year Letterman in basketball, baseball and football at Brookside High School....
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Zandra "Gug" Gut

May 21, 2014 - August 1, 2017

Zandra attended Henrietta United Methodist Church with her Memaw. A very smart, independent little girl who loved learning, playing dress up, & playing doctor. She loved giving her family "check-ups". Survived by her mother Maggie Blair, father Nicholas R. Gut; sister Brianna Whitmore; paternal grandparents Jack & Rebecca Gute; maternal grandparents Curtis & Robin Zimberlin (Whitmore);...
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Harold "Jay" Smith, Jr.

February 9, 1935 - July 28, 2017

Harold "Jay" Smith, Jr., age 82; father of Cindy Jo Smith, Bryan Smith and the late Linda Smith; grandfather of Elijah & Christian; brother of James Smith, Gladys Lenart (deceased) and Richard Smith (deceased); cousin of Barbara Smith, Bill Smith and Patricia Albrecht. Passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017. Memorials may be forwarded to Wounded Warriors, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or...
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Phyllis A. Karanicolas

August 9, 1946 - July 28, 2017

PHYLLIS A. KARANICOLAS (nee Martin), age 70 of Parma. Beloved mother of David Karanicolas (Jana) and Lori Schweitzer (Doug); loving grandmother of Hannah, Emma, Ryan and Jenna; dear sister of Patty Gajewski (Dave) and Sam Martin (Barb); dear aunt of Dary Stutzman (Mike), Linda Haswell (Dave) and Laura Hause (Dale); cherished friend of many. Phyllis retired from University Hospitals of Cleveland ...
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Helga Seidl

November 2, 1934 - July 26, 2017

Helga Seidl (nee Monses), age 82, of Parma, Ohio; beloved wife of Joseph Seidl for 58 years; loving mother of Debbie Zandier (Thomas), and Nancy Drazil; dearest Omi of Mark Einheit, Dayna Einheit, Angela Chenevare (Eric), and Benjamin Drazil (Laura), and great-grandmother of Parker, Patrick and Roxanne Chenevare; cherished sister of Gerda Jakupak (Vinko, deceased); aunt of many nieces and nephews...
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