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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.

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


Our Obituaries

Eleanor Marie Taper Hill

October 22, 1921 - July 5, 2015

Served the Lord at Rust Methodist Church & Asbury UMC . Employed at Murray Ridge School. Member of the Jolly 60's. Enjoyed helping others & spending time with her family. A blessed woman who was loved enormously; lived her life by the example of "What would Jesus do?" The world is a better place for having known her. Survived by children Bobbie J. Jackson (Clyde), William C. Hill, Leonard C....
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Gary J. Mullins

December 4, 1947 - July 4, 2015

Gary J. Mullins, age 67, beloved husband of 45 years of Sylvia (nee Lawson); loving father of Chris Mullins (Susan) and Kim Mullins; cherished grandfather of Tom II and Taylor Cochran; dear son of Joseph (deceased) and Nina (nee Wright) Mullins; brother of Sandra Workman (Mark Tomsik) and Rodney Mullins (Judy); Uncle to many. Gary retired from LTV Steel, he enjoyed golfing and hunting and enjoyed...
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Thomas B. McDevitt

September 22, 1934 - July 3, 2015

Beloved husband of 59 years of Gaye (nee Bolitho). Father of Kevin, Michelle Springer (Glen), Brian (Kerri), Allison, Christina Hajduk (Chris) and the late Melissa. Grandfather of Brandon, Kyle, Michelle, Christian, Vincent, Spencer, Thomas, Mackenzie, Austin and Catie. Great grandfather of Layla. Brother of Joanne Sassos and the late Leo. Korean Air Force Veteran. Retired from NASA and...
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Hildegard K. Risch

December 15, 1923 - July 2, 2015

HILDEGARD K. RISCH (nee Wendt), age 91 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Rudolf A. Risch for 69 years. Loving aunt and friend of many. Went to be with her Lord on Thursday, July 2, 2015. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be forwarded to Crossroads Hospice, 9775 Rockside Road, Valley View, Oh., 44125. Service at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 RIDGE ROAD, PARMA ON FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2015 AT 1:00 PM...
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Genevieve "Jane" Amato

December 31, 1925 - July 2, 2015

Genevieve "Jane" Amato, age 89. Wife of the late Jerome Kurtz and Anthony Amato. Dear mother of Gordon Kurtz (Elizabeth) and Marsha Balog (Peter). Loving grandmother of Jeffrey Kurtz, PhD (Laura), Lori Redd (Matthew), Brad Balog and Adam Balog. Loving great-grandmother of Jacob and Katie Redd and Eliza and Emerson Kurtz. Beloved sister of the late Harold Witt, Grace Komandt and Richard Witt. ...
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Dennis A. Baltz

May 31, 1935 - July 2, 2015

Dennis A. Baltz, age 80, beloved son of Paul H. and Alice (nee Jones) Baltz, Sr.; loving brother of Karin Bury (Walter), Annette Eberle (Lawson) (James), Andrea Johnson (Hundley) (John C.), the late Paul H. Baltz Jr. (MaryLou) and the late twin brother, David Baltz; cherished companion of the late Juanita Richter; special Pops to Sue Preto (Timothy); uncle to many and he also leaves many, many...
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Darlena A. Smith

May 9, 1947 - July 1, 2015

Darlena A. Smith (nee Cook), 68 of Sheffield Village, formerly of Middlefield, suddenly passed away at the Cleveland Clinic, Wednesday July 1, 2015. Darlena was born May 9, 1947 in Charleston, WV and had lived in Sheffield Village the past 15 years. Darlena was a homemaker but also owned her own business, Timeless Designs, designing and making by hand custom Victorian Style Hats and...
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James A. "Jim" Pease

August 16, 1943 - July 1, 2015

James A. (Jim) Pease, 71 of Avon Lake, formerly of Meadeville, PA passed away at his home on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 surrounded by his family. Jim was born in Meadville on August 16, 1943 and graduated from Conneautville High School in PA and attended Penn State University. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran serving during the Vietnam War and worked as an electrical operator for First Energy in...
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William B Pappas

December 13, 1945 - July 1, 2015

William B . Pappas; 69 of Bedford, Ohio: beloved husband of Pamela Pack-Pappas; father of Douglas, Bill Jr., Christopher and Susanne. Lifetime member of Disabled American Veterans, Chapter #108, Past Commander and 6th District Past Commander for the State of Ohio. Fan of MSU Wolverines and Detroit Tigers. Passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2015. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be...
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Richard "Butch" Tennant

May 12, 1944 - June 30, 2015

Richard Harold Tennant (Marra) Sr., 71, passed away peacefully into Heaven on June 30, 2015, after an extended illness. His adoring family surrounded him. His devoted wife of 44 years, Linda Pecora Tennant, and his parents, Harold Tennant and Katherine Marra Carrero, preceded Richard in death. He leaves behind three daughters, Margo Kaye Moore (Stephen), Hallie Irene Tennant (Matthew), and...
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Ronald Martin

January 5, 1944 - June 29, 2015

RONALD MARTIN, age 71 of Parma. Beloved husband of Mary Ellen Martin (nee Flynn), devoted father of Christine Martin, Kevin Martin and Mark Martin, cherished uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Monday, June 29, 2015. Funeral Mass at St. John Bosco Church, 6480 Pearl Rd, Parma Heights, Oh., 44130 on Friday, July 3, 2015 at 11:30 AM. PLEASE GATHER DIRECTLY AT CHURCH. Interment with Military...
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George Halmi

June 14, 1936 - June 29, 2015

GEORGE HALMI, age 79 of Parma. Beloved husband of Marlene Halmi (nee Pohlman) for 52 years. Devoted father of Sharon Halmi and Bruce Halmi, dearest friend and neighbor of many. George and his wife enjoyed many vacations all over the world. He also loved planting flowers in his yard and working in his garden. Passed away on Monday, June 29, 2015. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to...
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Wesley H. Painting

April 16, 1918 - June 28, 2015

Wesley H. Painting, age 97, beloved husband of 74 years of Catherine E. (nee Houlihan); loving father of Richard W. (Trudy), Scott R. (Barbara), Craig W.; cherished grandfather of Ryan (Jaclyn), Matthew (Tiffany), Erica Brawner (Franklin), and Bradley; great grandfather of Addison and Nathan; brother of the late Robert E. (Jean). Wesley retired from Sherwin-Williams after 44 years of service. He...
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William J. Primrose, Jr.

February 2, 1921 - June 28, 2015

William J. Primrose, Jr. 94, of Westlake; beloved husband of 65 years of the late Mary Catherine Primrose; devoted father of Jacalyn Sue Mihocik (Robert) and William J. Primrose, III (Diane); cherished grandfather of Robert J. Mihocik (Susan), David S. Mihocik, Jennifer K. Primrose, William J. Primrose, IV (Kelly) and David M. Primrose; loving great-grandfather of Nora Primrose, Lyla Mihocik,...
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Evelyn F. Dietz

January 28, 1920 - June 27, 2015

Evelyn F. Dietz, age 95, lifelong Cleveland resident, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 27, 2015 at The Welsh Home in Rocky River, Ohio. Survived by dear nephew William H. Dietz (Bonnie) of Hamilton, MT. Beloved and caring daughter of Charles F. and Edith M. (Davies) Dietz, sister of Harold, Ralph, Evelyn and George Dietz, aunt of Ralph K. Dietz (all deceased). Following graduation from...
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Mary Jo (nee Schmutz) Knapper

June 22, 1947 - June 26, 2015

Mary Jo Knapper 6/22/47 – 6/26/15. Born to the late William and Betty Schmutz, survived by her devoted and beloved husband Charlie D. Knapper, siblings Thomas Schmutz (Millie) Nancy LaNasa (Tom), the late Roy Schmutz (Suzanne). Her children Christine Markulik (David), Scott Lupan, Angela Davidson (Rex). Grandchildren Zachary Kraley, Casey, Brandon, Samantha and Devin Davidson. Loved,...
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Frank A. Mannino

January 20, 1921 - June 26, 2015

Frank A. Mannino, 94, passed away Friday, June 26, 2015 at the Main Street Care Center, Avon Lake following a short illness. He was born January 20, 1921 in New York, NY. Frank served his country as a Sergeant in the Army during World War II in North Africa and Europe. He then served in the Army Reserves for 34 years and was awarded with the Legion of Merit. Mr. Mannino was employed as a...
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Charles "Randy" "Mickey" McGuire

December 12, 1927 - June 26, 2015

Charles R. "Randy" "Mickey" McGuire, 87, of Rocky River, beloved husband of the late Mary (nee Urig); father of Patrick; step-father of Cris Kostyo (John) and the late Charles P. Cory, Jr.; dear friend of Evelyn and Laryy Pajak who took care of him in his later years; son of the late Harry and Barbara (nee Tatousek); brother of the late Franklin, Roland, Harold, James and Bernice Loy. Passed away...
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Edward Collins

May 22, 1928 - June 25, 2015

Dr. Edward Collins passed away on June 25, 2015. Edward was born on May 22, 1928 in Winnipeg, Canada. He was the devoted son of Doris Tokaryk Lyndon and Michael Drozda. After completing his education at the University of Manitoba, Dr. Collins was employed as a polymer chemist at B.F. Goodrich, Diamond Shamrock, and Lubrizol. He was a professor at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State...
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Dave Williams

May 24, 1957 - June 25, 2015

Dave Williams, 58, of Sheffield Lake passed away June 25, 2015 at St. John Medical Center, Westlake following a sudden illness. He was born May 24, 1957 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Dave began his career as a firefighter and paramedic. He then worked in sales and was employed the past 8 years as sales manager at Playground World, Avon. He was also the owner of Williams Collectables,...
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Robert "Bob" Ebenschweller

May 26, 1938 - June 25, 2015

Robert "Bob" Ebenschweller, 77 a 40 year resident of Sheffield Lake, passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at St. John Medical Center following a short illness. Bob was born in Cleveland on May 26, 1938. He was an Army Reserve Veteran and worked as an assembler at General Motors in Elyria and Parma for 27 years. Bob was a member of VFW 8686, Sheffield Lake, was named Sheffield Lake Man of...
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Mary Ann (nee Bezek) Silberhorn

September 30, 1948 - June 25, 2015

MARY ANN SILBERHORN (nee Bezek), age 66, loving wife of Howard J.; dear mother of Howard W. (Pam), Patricia Spurlock (late Billy Joe), Meredith Cooper (Rob); grandmother of Jason, Sarah, Christopher Spurlock, Robbie and Jonathan Cooper; great-grandmother of Savannah Spurlock; dear sister of Matilda Matusik (Dave), Mike Bezek (Toni), the late Richard Synow and the late Elaine Kelley; aunt of many,...
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Cecilia M Kopecky

March 5, 1924 - June 25, 2015

Cecilia M. Kopecky, beloved wife of the late Rudolph J. Kopecky: dear mother of Karen Hronek (Dan); loving grandmother of Kyle, Daniel, Kris, and Kevan Hronek; great-grandmother of Aidan and Hunter; sister of Edward Bacha (Ruth) the late Amelia Peck and Rudolph Bacha; sister-in-law of Roland (Joan) and LaVerne Clemens. Past Worthy Matron of Eastern Star. Member of CSA. Worked for Western...
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Roy G. Suhaj

July 22, 1944 - June 24, 2015

Roy G. Suhaj, age 70 of Parma, beloved husband of 40 years to Susan (nee Weil); loving father of Kimberly Suhaj, Adrienne Suhaj-Kmitt, and Carrie Suhaj; cherished grandfather of Austyn Kmitt; brother of Carole Laskowski (Edward) and Linda Sobocinski (deceased); brother-in-law to Ronald Sobocinski. Passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to the American Melanoma...
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Helen A. Bodjiak

July 6, 1925 - June 24, 2015

HELEN A. BODJIAK (nee Ambrozy), age 89 passed peacefully on June 24, 2015. Loving mother of Janet Bodjiak, Robert Bodjiak (Kathy) and Linda Hastings, devoted grandmother of Stephanie and Brian Bodjiak, Krystian, Aiden and Patryk Hastings, preceded in death by twin sister Sophie Ambrozi and sister Olga Prochko, cherished aunt and friend. The family requests in lieu of flowers, do as Helen often...
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Barbara R. McNeely

June 10, 1937 - June 24, 2015

BARBARA R. McNEELY (nee Brewer), age 78 of North Royalton. Beloved wife of the late Jack McNeely, devoted mother of Diane Stover (John), Greg McNeely (Mary), Glenn McNeely (Kim), Jeff McNeely, Elaine Duliba (Michael) and Donna Shurtleff (Scott), loving grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of 5, survived by 5 sisters and 2 brothers, cherished aunt and friend of many. Barbara went to be with the...
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Carl Theodore Rielinger

April 14, 1930 - June 23, 2015

Carl Theodore Rielinger, age 85, of Parma Heights, Ohio; loving father of Daniel Charles Rielinger (Yvonne) of Seven Hills, Ohio; beloved grandfather of Michael Puchalski; dear brother of Jan Zarn of Olmsted Falls, Ohio, James Rielinger (Bonnie) of Blanchester, Ohio, and the late Margaret. Carl was a United States Army veteran of the Korean War and worked for over 30 years at the American...
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Keith A. Johansen

March 29, 1949 - June 22, 2015

Keith A. Johansen, 66, of Bay Village, Ohio passed away Monday, June 22, 2015. Keith was the beloved husband of Lois M. (nee Klimek); loving father of Rachel Hall (Daniel) and Dawn Gilreath (Nevel, III "Nick"); grandfather of Sarah and Laura Hall; dear son of Albert and Eleanor Johansen; and brother of the late Beth Esarey. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing, camping and spending time with his...
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Linda Carpenter Sullivan

October 1, 1943 - June 21, 2015

Linda Carpenter Sullivan, 71, of Lakewood; beloved wife of the late William J; loving mother of J. Wayne Rice (Kim), Scott Rice (Brenda) and Daniel Rice; cherished grandmother of Jeff, Jorge, Emily and Randy; sister of David W. Passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2015. A funeral service will be held at Lakewood United Methodist Church, 15700 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, OH on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 1...
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Charles D. Berty

March 31, 1941 - June 21, 2015

CHARLES D. BERTY, age 74 of Parma. Beloved husband of Joyce Berty (nee Kramer) for 45 years, devoted father of Michelle Foye (Patrick), of Avon, Ohio, Michael Berty (Tennyson), of Boise, Idaho and Kricket Downie (Brian) of Poland, Ohio, loving grampy of Liam, John, Donovan, Rowan, Jack, Delaney, Teddy, Atticus and Calliope, dear brother of Walter Berty (deceased), Corky Berty, Hazel Johnston,...
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Robert "Bruce" Crawford

July 4, 1946 - June 19, 2015

Robert "Bruce" Crawford, age 68, of Avon Lake, passed away Friday, June 19, 2015, after a 20-year battle with cancer. He was born in Camden, New Jersey on July 4th, 1946. Bruce worked as the first Systems Repairman at U.S. Steel, where he received many suggestion awards, including one patent for a filtering system. He was the recipient of 3 Presidents' Gold Awards, and retired with 30 years at...
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Odin Warren James Snyder

June 18, 2015 - June 18, 2015

Odin Warren James Snyder, beloved son of Ashley and Tracy Snyder (nee Dunigan); brother of Anthony, Ares and twin of Tyr; great-grandson of James and Goldie Ann Dunigan, Warren Baublitz, and Pauline Altland; grandson of Glen and Doris Dunigan, Arby Snyder, Kim Baublitz Sheesley and Elizabeth Jane Stack; nephew of Jon and Catherine Klemm, Cynthia Dunigan, Carolyn Dunigan, Aaron Snyder and Cory...
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Eileen A. Kempf-Wysocki

May 2, 1923 - June 18, 2015

Eileen A. Kempf-Wysocki (nee Klingshirn) 92 of Westland, MI passed away Thursday, June 18, 2015 at the Garden City Hospital, Garden City, MI. Mrs. Wysocki was born May 2, 1923 in Avon the daughter of Louis and Anna (nee Hassell) Klingshirn. She had lived in Avon, North Ridgeville and Westland, MI. Eileen worked and retired as manager of the Hough Bakery, Elyria. She is survived by...
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Raymond M. Sawyer

March 13, 1923 - June 17, 2015

Raymond M. Sawyer, age 92 of Parma; beloved husband of LaVerne for 35 years; father of Gary (Merianne) and Larry (Gayla); step-father of Loretta Lapka (Terry, deceased) and Deborah Wilkes; grandfather of Amanda Shreve (Matthew), Justin, Jenny Lance (Jordan), Brittany and Ashley; great-grandfather of Scarlett; uncle of Rhonda Karnow (Ken) and Tennessee Family; beloved companion of Fuzzy. Passed...
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Betty J. Henry

October 5, 1922 - June 16, 2015

Employed as a Registered Nurse at the former Elyria Memorial Hospital. A volunteer for the American Red Cross. Enjoyed knitting, crocheting sweaters and blankets for great grandchildren. Survived by her children Helen Conrad (Gerald), Kathleen Walker (Ronald), Richard Gordon (Nancy), Gail Pribanic (Joseph), and step-son Jim Henry (Linda); 11 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, nine great...
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Stephanie Jane Lesiak

December 16, 1934 - June 16, 2015

Stephanie Jane Lesiak (nee Jonas), age 80; beloved wife of the late Phillip; dear mother of Virginia Krisanda (David), Michael Lesiak (Mary Alice), Paul Lesiak (Amy), Cynthia Lowrey (Eric), and Mary Antel (John); Stepmother of the late James Lesiak; grandmother of John (Jessica) Krisanda, Sarah Jane Krisanda, Phillip Lesiak, Kathryn Lesiak, Alex Antel, Laura Antel, James Lesiak and Melissa Robles...
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Mildred M. Shernock

August 18, 1928 - June 15, 2015

Mildred M. Shernock, 86, of North Olmsted; daughter of the late Joseph and Marie Shernock; sister of June Gangler, Lois Billo and the late Eleanor Jalaty, Dorothy Creadon and Joseph Shernock; beloved aunt of many. Passed away Monday, June 15, 2015. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cleveland Animal Protective League, 1729 Willey Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113. A Mass of...
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Donna P. (Nee Perrin) DuPont

October 19, 1934 - June 14, 2015

Donna P. DuPont (nee Perrin), 80 of Avon Lake, formerly of Buffalo, NY passed away Sunday June 14, 2015 at the O'Niell Health Care, Bay Village. She was born October 19, 1934 in Albany, NY. Donna was a customer service representative for Blue Shield of Western, NY for many years. She enjoyed travel and going out to dinner. She was dedicated to her son Glenn's family. She was an avid...
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Richard H. Boesger, Sr.

August 12, 1936 - June 14, 2015

Richard H. Boesger, Sr., 78 a resident of Avon since 1960 passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2015 at Rae Ann Nursing Home in Westlake following a long illness. Richard was born in Ravenna on August 12, 1936. He graduated from Lincoln High School in Cleveland and retired from Lake Erie Screw after 40 years in 2001. Richard enjoyed sports of all kinds especially the Browns, Indians, and OSU. He...
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Denise M. Burton

June 25, 1953 - June 14, 2015

Denise M. Burton (nee Maull), 61; loving wife of 38 years to Bruce; caring mother of Elliott (Stephanie) and the late Erika Bouma; dear sister of Eileen; nieces Erin, Megan and Lauren Burton and nephew Michael Burton. Passed away suddenly Sunday, June 14, 2015. Denise showed a loving compassion towards animals and pets. She will be dearly missed by all friends and family. Memorial...
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Barbara J. Palecek

July 13, 1955 - June 14, 2015

Barbara J. Palecek (nee Rose), age 59, beloved wife of Dave; loving step mother of Lisa Riccardi, Trish Keogh, and Kelly Palecek; cherished sister of Bonnie Duda and Marlene Connor; and caring aunt of Melissa Duda. Preceded in death by parents, Walter and Margie Rose. Passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2015. Prayer service will be at the funeral home at 8:45am on Thursday, June 18, 2015, followed by...
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John A. Wesley

October 12, 1970 - June 12, 2015

John A Wesley, 44, of Martha's Vineyard, formerly of Strongsville, Ohio; Beloved husband and best friend of Mary Beth Hlivak-Wesley; dear son of Fran Wesley and the late Jack Wesley; nephew of Lorraine Pramik (Bob) and LaVerne Waskielis (Tom), Shirley Lasker and the late Ronald Wesolowski. Passed away June 12, 2015. A service will be held at the Funeral Home on Saturday June 20, 2015 at 5:30...
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Floyd Z. Smith

August 31, 1922 - June 12, 2015

Floyd Z. Smith, 92, of Rocky River, beloved husband of the late Delia Y. (nee Salerno); loving father of Brian (Tammy); devoted grandfather of Zachary (Krista) and Tyler (Tera); great-grandfather of Parker, Charlie, Ezra and Cadence; brother of Jimmy and the late Eugene and Joanne. Passed away June 12, 2015. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 16, at the Busch Funeral Home, 21369...
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Grace I. Harrison

May 29, 1917 - June 11, 2015

Beloved wife of the late Robert F. (deceased 1974); loving mother of Gloria Chakirelis (Michael), Dennis Richmond (Elva), Robert Harrison (deceased 1989), Debbie Gallo and Thomas Harrison; grandmother of nine, and great grandmother of 10. Passed away Thursday, June 11, 2015. Private family services will be held.
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Philip P. Minko, Sr.

December 27, 1929 - June 11, 2015

Philip P. Minko, Sr., 85, of Rocky River, beloved husband of the late Dolores (nee Metcalfe); dear father of Philip P. Jr., (Mary Ann) of Dania Beach, FL and David J. (Mary King) of Lexington, KY; loving grandfather of Craig (Dana Kessler) of Hallandale Beach, FL and Erica of Dania Beach, FL. Passed away June 11, 2015 in Venice, Florida. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy. ...
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Florence L. Rothacker

May 20, 1928 - June 11, 2015

Florence L. Rothacker (nee McHale), 87, beloved wife of the late Glenn Rothacker; loving mother of Linda Boehlke (Tom), Terry Canavan (Tom), John Costanzo (Michele), Frank Costanzo (Maureen), Donn Costanzo (Nancy Otto), Daniel Costanzo, and the late Robert Costanzo; dear stepmother of Lenore Sword (Wendell), Edward Rothacker (Cindy), Phillip Rothacker, Margaret Rothacker, Joseph Rothacker ...
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Louise Case

October 10, 1921 - June 9, 2015

Louise Case (nee Matthews), age 93, of Parma, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Dana S. Case who passed away in July 2005; loving mother of Linda Maxson (Ray) of Ottawa, Ohio, Dana A. Case (Cindy) of Brunswick, Ohio, and Larry Case (Nancy) of Worthington, Ohio; dear grandmother of Tim Maxson, Bob Maxson (Tina), Tom Maxson (Amy), Ryan Case, and Kyle Case, and great-grandmother of Chelsie Hill,...
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Timothy Paul Thomas

January 23, 1959 - June 8, 2015

Timothy Paul Thomas, 56 a lifelong resident of Avon Lake, passed away unexpectedly, Monday, June 8, 2015. Tim was born January 23, 1959 in Lorain. Tim was a 1977 graduate of Avon Lake High School. He worked for Gateway Tank, Inc, Avon for many years as a Fabrication Foreman and more recently at Network Technologies Inc., Aurora as a Fabrication Supervisor. Tim was an active member of the...
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Virginia (nee Prestien) Richardson

April 26, 1930 - June 8, 2015

VIRGINIA L. RICHARDSON (nee Prestien), age 85, was reunited with her husband Jack on Monday, June 8, 2015; dear mother of Victoria and Joseph Richardson; grandmother of Erik Klesch (Mandi); great-grandmother of Julia and Shawn. Memorials may be forwarded to APL, 1729 Willey Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113. Private interment at Brooklyn Heights Cemetery, Cleveland. Friends may call at the BUSCH...
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Charles Arthur Layne, PhD

January 5, 1943 - June 7, 2015

Charles A. Layne, Ph.D., 72 of Avon Lake, OH and formerly of Richmond, VA and Rochester, NY passed away suddenly, Sunday, June 7, 2015. Dr. Layne was born January 5, 1943 in Selma AL and was raised in League City, TX and Jackson OH. Charles earned his Ph.D. from The Ohio State University with his PhD in Curriculum Development and Cultural Anthropology. Prior to that he obtained his Master...
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Laura "Laurie" A. Tisdall

April 11, 1949 - June 7, 2015

LAURA A. "LAURIE" TISDALL (nee McKenzie), age 66 of Parma. Beloved wife of Paul A. Tisdall for 44 years. Devoted mother of Carrie L. Tisdall and Tricia L. Tisdall, loving grandmother of Kyle and Evan Pipoly, cherished daughter of John A. McKenzie and the late Adelaide H. McKenzie (nee Hahn), dearest sister of Kathie Chonko (Dave) and Don McKenzie (Barb), dear aunt and friend of many. Laurie...
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Donald R. Heberbrand

February 24, 1932 - June 6, 2015

Donald R. Hebebrand, lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain. He was born in Elyria on February 24, 1932. He is survived by children Roy, Tim, and James Hebebrand, Della Dorsey, Robert Keller, Rita Higgins, Frieda Monteleone, and Don Keller; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and brothers Richard, Herb, and David...
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Anthony B. Bruno

March 6, 1988 - June 5, 2015

Anthony B. Bruno, age 27 of Berea. Beloved son of Christopher and Regina Bruno (nee DiSanto), cherished older brother to Nicholas Bruno and Dominic Bruno. Proud and dedicated Uncle to Dominic Bruno Jr, and Hunter Bruno. Loving grandson of Anna DiSanto and the late Frank and Frank and Lynda Bruno. Anthony was also a nephew, cousin, and friend of many. Passed away on Friday, June 5, 2015. He will...
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Lois Marie Neidenthal

October 3, 1940 - June 4, 2015

Lois Neidenthal (nee Predota), age 74. Loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend of many. Lois Marie Neidenthal passed away on Thursday, June 4, 2015. She was born in Cleveland to the late Joseph Predota and Stella Predota on October 3, 1940. Lois was a wonderful person who showed love to everyone she came in contact with. She was caring and beautiful inside and out. She deeply loved her...
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James "Doc" Hansen

September 1, 1943 - June 3, 2015

Dr. James Jesse "Doc" Hansen, age 71, formerly of Rapid City SD and St. Cloud MN, passed away June 3, 2015 in Cleveland OH. He was born September 1, 1943 to Claude "Buck" and Beatrice Hansen in Bartlesville, OK. Following his lifelong ambition to become a medical doctor, after graduation from Arlington High School in Illinois, he was accepted to the inaugural class of the accelerated MD program...
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Kenneth C. Hertzel

June 12, 1948 - June 3, 2015

Kenneth C. Hertzel, age 66, beloved husband of the late Dora Hertzel (nee Caton); loving father of Lisa Kraniske and Keith Hertzel; dear grandfather of Kyle and Shane Hertzel; brother of James Hertzel. Passed away June 3, 2015. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma from 5-8pm Wednesday June 10, 2015. Cremation by Busch Crematory. (440)842-7800
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Geraldine Sharpe

December 20, 1936 - June 3, 2015

Geraldine Sharpe (Lowe) was born to Mary Prewitt and William Lowe on December 20, 1936 in Cleveland, Ohio. From the time Geraldine was born she had a strong personality and spunk. Geraldine attended Cleveland Public Schools for the duration of her education. She graduated from John Adams High School in 1955. Upon graduating from high school, Geraldine entered the work force and secured...
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Alan Carl Vitas

October 26, 1946 - June 3, 2015

Alan Carl Vitas peacefully passed away surrounded by loved ones on June 3rd due to cancer complications. He is survived by his loving son Jason, daughter-in-law Diane, daughter Jennifer, five grandchildren, and Anita Vitas. Born Oct 26, 1946 to Carl "Pappy" and Eva Vitas, he grew up on the west side of downtown Cleveland. He loved playing baseball in the Hicks playground sandlot with the other...
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Marion Fridrich

February 10, 1918 - June 2, 2015

Marion Fridrich (nee Satink), 97 of Avon formerly of Bay Village, passed away at home on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Marion was born in Cleveland on February 10, 1918. She was a homemaker and was also a poll worker for many elections. She was a member of St. Raphael Parish, Ladies Guild, The Raphael's Senior Group, Eucharistic Minister, and Cub Scout leader. She enjoyed sewing, gardening and she...
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Kevin William Kall

September 24, 1970 - June 2, 2015

Kevin William Kall, 44; son of Mary Ellen (nee Black) and the late Robert A.; beloved longtime partner of Susan Mulkins; dear father of Cassidy Kall; brother of Deborah Kall and the late Carolyn Kall; uncle of Kyle and Devin Hendricks and Madison McDermott. Passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Prayer Service will be at the funeral home on Monday, June 8, 2015 at 8:45am followed by Mass of...
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Jack E. Monnin

March 19, 1928 - June 2, 2015

Jack E. Monnin, age 87 of Independence. Beloved husband of Elizabeth for 65 years; dearest father of Catherine, Debra and John (Christine); grandfather of Rachel, Danielle Estrada (David) and Jonathan. Mr. Monnin was a Magistrate of Garfield Heights Court, a Claim Adjustor for Home Insurance and All State Insurance and President of Cleveland Ostomy Association. He also was a graduate of Cleveland...
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Frances "Juanita" Simon-Daugherty

September 3, 1924 - June 2, 2015

After high school, worked in the shipyards as an original Rosie the Riveter. Pulled wires on Liberty ships for troop transport. Following the war, she married & settled in Lorain. Attended St. Mary Church, employed as Toll Collector/OH Turnpike. Enjoyed crocheting & received ribbons for her afghans at the Lor Co Fair. Painted ceramics, ran an antique shop & did upholstery work. Survived by...
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Harold R. McMahon

July 25, 1923 - June 1, 2015

Harold R. McMahon, 91, passed away June 1, 2015. Loving husband of 48 years to Martha (nee Blouch), father of Karen Kuhn (Rod) Patti Avram (Richard) and Dennis McMahon (Karen), grandfather and great-grandfather, dear brother of Margaret Partlo (Dean), Mildred McMahon and the late Eugene and the late Verna, Lois and John. Many nieces and nephews. Harold was a WWII veteran, served in the 8th Army...
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Jeanne M. Woike

April 2, 1929 - June 1, 2015

JEANNE M. WOIKE (nee Timm), 86, beloved wife of the late Richard Woike; loving mother of Barbara Woike. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She will be remembered as an outgoing person, enjoying her time with family and friends. She was a proud lifetime resident of the Cleveland area. Jeanne passed away Monday, June 1, 2015. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be forwarded...
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Alvin G. Forester

October 29, 1923 - June 1, 2015

ALVIN G. FORESTER, age 91 of Parma. Beloved husband of the late Eleanor M. Forester (nee Busch), dear brother of the following deceased: Elsie Miller (Howard, deceased), Elmer Forester (Lillian, deceased) and Daniel Forester (Virginia, deceased), dearest uncle of David Miller (deceased), Ray Miller (Margaret) and Alvin C. Miller (Sondra), great-uncle of many, cherished friend of the late Elsie...
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Donald W. Petitt

May 31, 1943 - May 31, 2015

Donald W. Petitt, 72 of Palmetto, FL born in Cleveland on May 31, 1943 passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2015. Beloved husband and best friend of Lorna (nee Hake) of 52 years; loving father of Dawn (dec), Renee Rieth (former husband Greg), Mindy Hagan (former husband Pat), Christine Spaetzel (Mark), Donie Denko (Greg); dear grandfather of Ryan (Stacey), David, Crystal, Lyndsey (Tim), Danielle,...
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Brittany C. Reid

December 26, 1990 - May 31, 2015

Brittany C. Reid, 24; beloved daughter of Bob and Anita Clarke and Kellie Giovanis. Sister of 4; aunt of 1; passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2015. Memorial Service at Faith Presbyterian Church, 12601 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107 on Saturday, June 6 at 2:00pm. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME., 21369 Center Ridge Rd., Fairview Park, on Saturday, June13 from 2-6pm. There will be a...
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Robert W. Clarke

October 4, 1948 - May 31, 2015

Robert W. Clarke, 66; beloved husband of Anita; father of Kellie Giovanis, Heather Biggs and Brittany Reid; grandfather of 7 and great-grandfather of 1. Passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2015; Memorial Service at Faith Presbyterian Church, 12601 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, OH on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 2:00pm. BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center Ridge Rd., Fairview Park 440-333-9774 www.buschcares.com
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Dale R. Johnson

September 10, 1951 - May 31, 2015

Dale R. Johnson age 63 of Parma. Loving son of Richard and the late Vivian (nee Anderson); brother of the late Gary M. Johnson. Dale graduated from Valley Forge High School and attended Cuyahoga Community College at Crile Hospital and graduated from Cleveland State University. He loved music and movies. He was the owner and operator of Aurora Graphic Technologies and was a member of the Parma...
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Florian Giesz

October 19, 1928 - May 31, 2015

Florian Giesz, age 86, of Parma, Ohio; beloved husband of 57 years of Hedwig Giesz (nee Bartel); loving father of Peter F. Giesz of Belleville, Michigan, and Heidi M. Aguinaga (Isidoro) of Brunswick, Ohio; dear grandfather of Emily Giesz, and Casey and Jacob Aguinaga; brother of the late Maria Swoboda. Mr. Giesz enjoyed golfing and was a longtime member of the Cleveland Donauschwaben German...
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Janet (nee Steller) Eschke

November 29, 1933 - May 30, 2015

A graduate of Elyria High School, Class of 1951. A member of Grace Lutheran Church and was very active in several church organizations. She was a homemaker and volunteered at Elyria Memorial Hospital for many years and was a past PTA President. Survived by her daughters Trudi (Richard) Jennings, Carol (Edward) Vojtek, Sandy (Randy) Lottman, son Thomas (Gina) Eschke; grandchildren Lynn Lottman,...
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Leonard John Muhlbach

October 6, 1947 - May 30, 2015

Leonard John Muhlbach, 67, was born October 6, 1947 in Lakewood and passed away Saturday May 30, 2015 at the Ames Family Hospice Home, Westlake after battling cancer. He served his country in the Air Force during the Vietnam War and retired as a pressman from the Cleveland Plain Dealer after 45 years. He was a man of faith and member of the Sheffield Church of God. Beloved husband of Mary...
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Tamala McDermott

April 20, 1967 - May 29, 2015

Tamala S. McDermott (nee Lowery), age 48 of Elyria. She was born on April 20, 1967 in Elyria, OH. Tamala graduated from Elyria West High School, Class of 1985, where she was a cheerleader. Her greatest joy was being home with her children and was a believer that if you had a garden and a library, you had everything you needed. She worked at the Stocker Center at LCCC for 10 years and more...
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Blair W. Steiner

November 26, 1966 - May 29, 2015

Blair W. Steiner, 48, beloved husband of Maria Kelly (nee Bacha); loving father of Katherine Dunn (Nathan), Craig (Dec) (Jackie), Blair A. (Ariel), and Mickey (Ali); grandfather of Sophia; dear brother of Patty, Lorie, Cindy, Bob, Lynn, Terry and Jimmy; many nieces, nephews and friends. Passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015. Celebration of Life Service at the funeral home on Friday, June 5 at 11am...
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Robert "Bobby" Gallup

July 19, 1981 - May 29, 2015

Robert "Bobby" Gallup, age 33, beloved husband of Melinda, his "Angel Girl, Melinda Sue" of 11 years; loving father of Jonathan, his "bubba"; cherished son of Robert E. Gallup; adoring brother of Jeremy, Liz (Bill), Jocelynn, Jordan, Dakota, Kenzie, Celina, and Sophie; nephew of Angie, Franny, and Sharon; son-in-law of Glenn and Marianne; step-son of Amy and Linda; uncle; cousin; and friend to...
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Thomas Hajek

September 6, 1948 - May 28, 2015

Thomas S. Hajek, age 66, beloved husband of Debbie of 26 years; fun, loving, and devoted father of Seth (Kim) and Karie (Gabriel); grandpa of Brittany and soon to arrive second grandchild; brother of Van (Bev), Terri, Jeffrey "Duffy" (Sharon); son-in-law of Joan; brother-in-law of John, Nancy (John), and Kenny; uncle and friend to many. Passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015. Friends may call at the...
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Todd B. Spehar

July 5, 1964 - May 28, 2015

Todd Spehar, 50, beloved husband of Theresa (nee Michnicki); loving son of Noreen (nee Vlnaty) and the late Richard Spehar; dear brother of Scott (Debbie) and the late Mark; devoted brother in law of 11; uncle of 17 and great-uncle of 3; friend of many. Passed away May 28th, 2015. Todd was a Mill Wright and a proud member of local 1871. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 7501 Ridge...
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William J. Snyder

May 2, 1928 - May 28, 2015

William J. Snyder, 87 of Olmsted Falls, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Hospice Services of Southwest General Health Care. He was born in Cleveland on May 2, 1928. William was a U.S. Army and Korean War Veteran and retired from the Army and American Airlines. William was a member of Shepherd of the Ridge Lutheran Church, North Ridgeville and supported many charities. He...
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Lucille Ann "Lucy" Svoboda

April 15, 1938 - May 28, 2015

Lucille A. "Lucy" Svoboda (nee Bondi), age 77, of Parma, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Frank E. Svoboda who passed away in April 2014; loving mother of Frank Svoboda, Jr. of Parma, Ohio, Mary Beth Svoboda of North Royalton, Ohio, Emily Penwell (Jeff) of North Royalton, Ohio, Liza Olsavsky (Ryan) of Medina, Ohio and Lee Svoboda (Leslie) of Parma, Ohio; dear grandmother of Catherine and Cassandra...
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Beverly Jean Laulette

June 5, 1955 - May 28, 2015

Beverly Jean Laulette, age 59 of Parma; Cherished friend of Mary Smolko. Beloved daughter of the late Charles C. and Mona L. Laulette (nee Taddeo), dear Sister of Charles Laulette (Dawn), Linda Lilly (David), Laura Lamorgese (Anthony), Jim Laulette, and the late Debbie Ferrara (the late Tony); dearest Aunt of Kristin Laulette, Jennifer, Samantha, and Josh Lilly, and Michael Lamorgese. Dearly...
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Kenneth "Ken" Patrick Murphy

April 21, 1967 - May 26, 2015

Kenneth "Ken" Patrick Murphy, 48 a lifelong resident of North Olmsted, passed away, Tuesday May 26, 2015 at his home. Ken was born April 21, 1967 in McKees Rocks, PA. He was a 1985 graduate of North Olmsted High School and for the carpenters' union as a hard surface installer. He was an avid reader. Ken is survived by his son Austin James Murphy and his mother and step-father, Mariann (nee...
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Donald E. Horace

May 29, 1932 - May 24, 2015

Donald Edward Horace, 83; loving husband of Beverley; devoted father of Michael (Ellen), Elizabeth Orrell (Dale), Randall; stepfather of Kimberlyn Brown (fiancé Kirk Acton), Holly Speck (Scott), Richard Gilmore, Kyle Gilmore (Patrice), Wendy Taylor (Anthony) and the late Michael Hane; cherished grandfather of Michael, Katharine, Andrew, Abigail, Amanda, Alex, Ashley, Felicity, Ryan, Jessica,...
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Donald E. Murrey, Sr.

October 31, 1945 - May 23, 2015

Donald E. Murrey, Sr. was born on October 31, 1945 and passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Donald was a resident of Avon Lake.
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Palliyil K. Subramanyan

December 1, 1933 - May 23, 2015

PALLIYIL K. SUBRAMANYAN of Solon passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Beloved husband of Suja Subramanyan, loving father of Smitha Krishnamurthi (Venkatesh) and Girish Subramanyan (Sue Lee), loving grandfather of Kiran, Rohan and Kavi, dearest brother of Prabhakaran (deceased), Sreedharan and Dharmavadi, dear brother-in-law, uncle and cousin of many. The family will receive friends at the BUSCH...
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Frank J. Gallo

February 13, 1923 - May 22, 2015

Frank J. Gallo, age 92, beloved husband of 66 years of Elizabeth (nee Marx); dear father of Councilwoman Dona Brady (Dan), Bob Gallo (Joan) and Marianne Bregar (Tom); grandfather of 5; brother of Kay Miziker and the late Rose Davis. Frank was a WWII Veteran serving in the Marine Corp and he retired from the Cleveland Fire Department. Prayer service will be held at 11am Thursday May 28, 2015 at...
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Avani Shah

June 21, 1955 - May 22, 2015

Dr. Avani Shah passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015, at her home in Westlake. She was a wife to Dr. Bharat Shah, a mother to Neilay, Bijal and Niyati, a grandmother to Amaan, and a friend to many. Avani was born in Ahmedabad, India, in 1955. After completing their medical training, she and Bharat immigrated to Cleveland. Over the course of her career as a pediatrician, Avani cared for countless...
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Bruce W. Doman

July 19, 1939 - May 20, 2015

Employed by Republic Steel, Elyria. Served in Marine Corps during Cuban Crisis. Involved in Little League East as coach, umpire, & announcer for baseball games. Survived by daughter Becky Nemeth (Joe); grandchildren Anthony, Amy, & Emily; siblings Duane (Judy), Jackie Meadows (Hobart), & Sharon Drummond (Gene), Sue Lazear (Dean), Rolene Plants (Rudy) & Marlene Blair (Red); longtime friend Barb...
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John W. Latham

August 17, 1934 - May 19, 2015

John W. Latham, 80, of Rocky River, beloved father of James (Susan), Diane, and Craig (Kristi); loving grandfather of Margaret, Grace, Alexandra, Jack and William; good friend of many. Passed away May 19, 2015. John was a 1957 graduate of The Ohio State University where he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity. He served his country in the Army Reserves and was self-employed as a real estate...
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Donna M. Laboy

August 13, 1958 - May 18, 2015

Donna M. Laboy (nee Hill), 56, beloved mother of April Evans (Nathan), Larry Laboy II (Fiancé Samantha) and Christopher Laboy; loving grandmother of Tristan, Cailyn, Christopher Jr., Larry III, Ryan, Tyler and Matthew; loving sister of Sandra, Jeff and Dave Hill; aunt of many. Passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015. Visitation from 2-4pm and 6-8pm on Tuesday, May 26 at the Busch Funeral Home, 4334...
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Gary Victor Horvath, Sr.

January 21, 1948 - May 17, 2015

GARY VICTOR HORVATH, SR., 67, of Cleveland, dear brother of Brenda and uncle of Zach; friend of many. Passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015. Memorial service will be at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 4334 PEARL AVENUE, CLEVELAND THURSDAY, MAY 28 FROM 5-7PM. 216-741-7700 www.buschcares.com
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Helen M. Rupert

December 10, 1930 - May 17, 2015

Helen M. Rupert (nee Kenny), 84 and a resident of Avon Lake since 1975, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Helen was born in Youngstown on December 10, 1930. She worked at Aqua Marine, Novotny Catering, Westlake Village, and was a lifelong Cleveland Indians fan. Helen is survived by her children Michael (Fiancé Karen), Patrick (Lori), Eileen Rupert, Larry, Kathleen Novotny ...
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Jacqueline Marie Herynk

February 13, 1953 - May 17, 2015

Jacqueline M. Herynk, dear sister of Janice (Shawn), Jay (Diane), Judith (late William), and Jeffrey (Donna); beloved aunt of 13 and great aunt of 5; dearest friend of Janise Keller. Passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to Holy Family Hospice, 6707 State Road, Parma 44134. Friends may call at Parma Heights Baptist Church, 8971 W. Ridgewood Drive, Parma on Friday, May 22nd...
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Adelaida DeLa Puente

December 16, 1942 - May 17, 2015

Adelaida De La Puente Calzada, 72, of Fairview Park; loving mother of Nelson (Kim) and Nivardo (Tracy); devoted Abuela to 8 grandchildren; cherished sister of Paula, Juana, Margarita, Ana Luisa, Esperanza, Jose, Placido and Pititi. She was pre-deceased by her parents Luis De La Puente Ruiz and Celia Calzada Infante. Passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Prayers will be said at the funeral...
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Michael Palivoda

October 15, 1935 - May 17, 2015

Michael Palivoda, age 79, beloved husband of the late Michalina of 39 years; loving father of Mike (Angelene) and Debbie; devoted grandfather of Lauren, Victoria, and Allison; grandpa of Makenzie and Maia; brother of the late John (Diane, living); uncle of Kathy, Jack, and Karen; son of the late John and Stella (nee Michno); and dedicated friend to many. Passed away peacefully surrounded by...
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John B. Eldred

July 23, 1932 - May 16, 2015

John B. Eldred, 82, of Avon died Saturday May 16, 2015. He was born July 23, 1932 in Lorain, Ohio. A 1950 graduate of Lorain High School and 1954 graduate of Miami University with a Bachelor of Science in Business. He lived the past 58 years in Avon, Ohio. Survived by wife, Dorothy Maier Eldred of 60 years. Sons John A. (wife Kyna and son Max) of Lakewood, Ohio and James D. (wife Cindy and...
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James W. Kovacik

April 3, 1926 - May 16, 2015

James W. Kovacik, age 89, beloved husband of Esther (nee Lazar) of 65 years; loving father of Jim (Judy) and Alan; devoted grandfather of Caitlin Cambell (Commodore), August, and Nolan; great grandfather of Elis, Cyan, and Luca; brother of the late David; and brother-in-law of Joseph (Barbara), George (Ann Marie), Ruth Popa (George), Ann Lazar (David, deceased), Dan (deceased)(Dorathy), and Mike ...
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Michael Komko, Sr.

May 9, 1941 - May 16, 2015

Michael Komko, Sr., 74, a long-time resident of North Ridgeville, died Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake. Mike was born May 9, 1941 in Fredericksburg, PA, grew up in Elyria and lived in North Ridgeville for the last 30+ years. He retired from Invacare in January 2007 where he worked as an Electrical Technician in R&D, but as much as he enjoyed that work, he always...
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Saralee Boop

July 28, 1936 - May 14, 2015

Saralee Craver Boop is resting in the hands of God. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the St. John Medical Center in Westlake, Ohio. Saralee was born in Youngstown, Ohio on July 28, 1936, to her loving parents Thomas Craver and Margaret Mirfield Craver. Saralee was a 1954 graduate of Rayen High and married her high school ...
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Walter Krueger

November 7, 1939 - May 14, 2015

Husband of Joyce (Laughlin) Krueger; father of Todd(Charlene), Kurt (Andrea), Carrie Peck (Mike), Kimberly Phillips (Brian); grandfather of Bryan, Daniel, Allyson, Hayley, Thomas, Andrew; brother of Irma (Robert) Herman. He was of German descent and came to the United States at age 12. Past owner of Majestic Tool & Machine, Inc. President of the German Central Foundation for 12 yrs. Owned a...
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James Michael Assink

March 28, 1961 - May 14, 2015

James Michael Assink, 54, loving husband of Bonnie; loving step-father of David; loving grandfather of 5; beloved son of Nelson R. Assink (Karen) and Susan K. Van Uum (Neil); dear brother of David (Kathy) and Michael (Mary Jo); loving nephew, uncle, cousin and friend to many. Passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Memorial service on Sunday, May 17 at 3pm at the funeral home. Interment private....
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