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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

Harold W. Long

January 8, 1924 - July 29, 2014

Harold W. Long, 90 of Avon Lake formerly of Stow, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at EMH Regional Medical Center, Elyria following a short illness. Harold was born, January 8, 1924 in Keota, Iowa, was raised in Stow and had lived in Avon Lake since 1949. Harold was a graduate of Stow High School in 1942 and went to Case University's School of Applied Science on an academic scholarship. ...
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Kenneth B. Forke

April 10, 1955 - July 29, 2014

KENNETH B. FORKE, age 59 of Parma. Cherished son of the late Gerhardt and Eleonore Forke (nee Klinkenberg), dear brother of Beth Boross (deceased) and Ronald Forke (Laurie), dear uncle of Matthew, Melissa, David and Emily, great-uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Private family graveside service will be held at Sunset Memorial Park, North Olmsted. Cremation by Busch...
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Donna G. Randolph

July 13, 1953 - July 29, 2014

Donna G. Randolph (nee Darton), 61; beloved wife of David; dear mother of Christopher and Amanda; step mother of Jeffrey; step grandmother of Jon and James; sister of Mickie Sevde and Michael Darton; dear daughter of Robert Darton and the late Jo (nee Hale). Passed away July 29, 2014. Memorial contributions may be made to Diabetes Research Foundation, 1701 North Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA ...
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William G. Dobscha, Jr.

July 7, 1953 - July 29, 2014

William G. Dobscha, Jr., age 61 of Brunswick. Beloved husband of Judy and the late Linda Mervar; dear father of Mike and James; brother of Donna and Mary. Passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Family and friends are invited to celebrate his life at St. Elias Hall, 8023 Memphis Avenue, Brooklyn, OH 44144 on Saturday, August 9 from 1-6pm. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 440-842-7800
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Robert A. Carpenter

April 22, 1926 - July 29, 2014

Robert A. Carpenter, age 88 of Strongsville. Beloved husband of Sandra (nee Simon) and the late Nancy (nee Cronrath); father of Lynne Tortora of Laconia, NH; Debra Benedict of Houston, TX, and Brett (Stephanie) Carpenter of Lawrenceville, GA.; grandfather of 6; great-grandfather of 10. Robert was a U.S. Navy Veteran, serving in WWII. He retired from Sherwin Williams, LTV Corporation and Senior...
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Shirley M. Hebebrand

June 30, 1941 - July 28, 2014

Shirley M. Hebebrand (nee Hubbard), age 73, passed away peacefully at home on July 28, 2014. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on June 30, 1941, she attended John Marshall High School before moving to Elyria, where she remained a resident for the past 50 years. Shirley was a lifetime member of VFW Post 1079 and enjoyed her employment as a dishwasher at Hazel's Restaurant. She also enjoyed her dogs,...
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Kenneth Eugene Ball, Sr.

December 15, 1931 - July 27, 2014

Kenneth Eugene Ball, Sr., age 82, of Hinckley, Ohio, beloved husband of the late Gail E. Ball (nee Snyder) who passed away in February 2014; loving father of Kenneth E. "Gene" Ball (Dona) of Minnesota, Dwayne Ball (Cindi) of Brunswick, Ohio, Kimberly Burkey (John, deceased) of Hinckley, Ohio, Laura Renz (Richard) of Brunswick, Ohio, John Ball (Meredith) of Brunswick Hills, Ohio, and the late...
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Robert Jay Webb

March 26, 1926 - July 26, 2014

Robert Jay Webb at 88 successfully completed his life's work and has gone home forevermore. He leaves behind his loving wife of 65 years, Doris Eleanor Webb; son Craig Webb and wife Ria Terranova-Webb; daughter Faith Perez and husband Juan Perez; granddaughter Ariel Terranova-Webb Erceg and husband Peter Erceg and great grandson Charles Noah Erceg. He was an honest trustworthy man, loving husband...
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John Bretz

June 16, 1930 - July 25, 2014

John Bretz, age 84, of North Royalton, Ohio, beloved husband of Elizabeth Bretz (nee Semmelroth); loving father of Margie Jennings (Dennis), Rick Bretz (Heidi), and Steve Bretz (Kim); dear grandfather of Jessica Jennings (Jason Fokens), Marissa Jennings, Rebecca Jennings, Nicole Hofacre (Nate), Joshua Jennings, Stephanie Bretz, Ryan Bretz, Rachel Bretz, Nathan Bretz, Brianna Bretz, and the late...
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Homer J. Chapman

May 29, 1944 - July 25, 2014

Homer Chapman, 70, of Sheffield Village passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 after a short battle with leukemia. His family was by his side when he drifted off to be with the Lord. He was born to Homer and Mary Jane Chapman (nee Depola) on May 29, 1944. He was employed as a Machinist for 22 years with High Level Screw Products, Strongsville and retired after 17 years with Parker-Hannifin, East...
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Ronald M. Bokan

January 10, 1947 - July 24, 2014

Ronald M. Bokan, age 67 of North Olmsted. Beloved husband of Linda (nee Mastroianni); dear father of Ronald J. Bokan (Dawn), Jane Bokan and Micheal Bokan; brother of Greg Bokan. Ronald was a member of Plumber Local #55 and was a retired plumbing foreman at Baldwin Wallace University. He was also a member of North Star Lodge #638. Ronald passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014. Memorial...
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John F. "Jack" Harrison

December 24, 1930 - July 24, 2014

John "Jack" Harrison, 83, beloved husband of 60 years to Patricia (nee Sears); loving father of Deborah Gagliardo (Terry Latimer), Sue Bernard (Tim), Judy Decker (Bill), Laura Reid (Rich) and Lisa Lovett; cherished grandpa of 15, great-grandpa of 11 and great-great-grandpa of 4; brother in law of Joanne and Larry Franey and Don Kissel; devoted uncle and friend of many neices and nephews; preceded...
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Millie "Mildred" Way

January 22, 1945 - July 24, 2014

Millie "Mildred" Way, 69, loving sister, of Joan Hockenbury; sister-in-law, of Louise and June; dear friend, of Betty Ann, Dennis, and Nancy; and the cool aunt to many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by parents, Frederick and Ella; siblings, Charles; Bonnie Engebretson; and Frederick; brother-in-law, Roy Hockenbury; and five loving dogs. Passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014. In lieu...
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John George Kenney, Sr.

June 15, 1937 - July 24, 2014

JOHN G. KENNEY, SR.; age 77; beloved husband of Dolores C. (nee Ritchie); dear father of John G. Jr (Tonya), Denise Dingel (Bill), Darlene Voelz (Tony), Donna Smith (Larry); beloved brother. Passed away on July 24, 2014. John was Born Hoboken, NJ and served in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict. He was the Chief Photographer at Elyria Chronicle for 25 years. Services will be private....
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Robert Jeffrey Davis

March 26, 1955 - July 24, 2014

ROBERT JEFFREY DAVIS, 59, of Rocky River; loving father of Michael (Amanda), Ryan and Jeffrey (Katharine); devoted Pop-Pop of Henry and Harper; beloved son of Doc and Rusty; dear brother of Sandee Ralston (Jack), Dan (Jill), John, and Nancy Hund (Chris); uncle and friend of many. Rob loved dogs, Lake Erie, sail boat racing, volunteering, a good clam bake and his loving family. He passed away...
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Samuel Dwight Vandivort, Jr.

August 25, 1938 - July 23, 2014

Samuel Dwight Vandivort, Jr., 75 of Avon Lake formerly of Lakewood, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at St. Mary of the Woods, Avon. Mr. Vandivort was born August 25, 1938 in Du Bois, Pennsylvania and was a graduate of Reynoldsville High School in Pennsylvania. He attended Johns Hopkins University, then transferred and John Carroll University where he earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in...
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Janis A. (nee Flanigan) Sheets

February 14, 1943 - July 23, 2014

Janis A. Sheets (nee Flanigan), 71, Beloved wife of the Late Robert Aufdenberg; Loving mother of Laurie O'Neill, Stephanie Mitchell (Thomas) and Diane Aufdenberg; Devoted grandmother of 6; Dear sister of Hugh Flanigan (Josephine). Passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Memorial service will be held from 2-6 pm, Saturday, July 26 at Stephanie and Thomas Mitchell's home, 466 Alexis Dr. Elyria, OH...
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Carl Jacklitch

December 14, 1953 - July 22, 2014

Carl Jacklitch, age 60, of Parma, Ohio; beloved husband of Beverly Z. Jacklitch (nee Blankenship-Dartey) whom he married June 24, 1978; loving father of Carl Jonathan Jacklitch (Jennifer Jasiekiewicz) of Stow, Ohio, and Susan Amy Jacklitch (Nicholas Cieslewicz) of North Olmsted, Ohio; dear brother of Edward Jacklitch (Carol, deceased) of San Jose, California; son of the late Edward and Amy...
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Ronald J. D'Onofrio

July 17, 1959 - July 21, 2014

RONALD J. D'ONOFRIO, age 55; loving father of Amelia, Stacy and Andrew; dear grandfather of Zachary; beloved son of Linda and Dominic; brother of Darryl, David and Debbie; master of Mr. Bean. Passed away Monday, July 21, 2014. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 4334 PEARL ROAD, CLEVELAND FROM 6-9PM ON FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2014. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 216-741-7700
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John M. Coyne

November 11, 1916 - July 21, 2014

Age 97. Devoted husband of the late Ruth "Jean" (nee Brophy). Loving father of John M. Jr. (Jeanette), Penny Dixon (James E.), Edward (Mary), and James P. (Graciela). Dear grandfather of James Dixon Jr, Debra Dixon, Marlene Coyne, Kathy Coyne, Eileen Dennis, John M. Coyne III, Edward Coyne, Renee Kirlough, Don Coyne. Great grandfather of 15. Brother of the late Bridget Kohler, James Coyne,...
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Carole M. (nee Lumm) Nelson

December 15, 1944 - July 20, 2014

CAROLE M. NELSON, 69 (nee LUMM), of Avon Lake, passed away on July 20, 2014, at her second residence in West Lafayette, IN. She leaves her husband of 35 years, Robert M.; three children, Stephen R. (Natalie) of Rocky River, OH, Suzanne C. Blessinger (David) of West Lafayette, IN, and Douglas M. of Washington, DC; beloved grandchildren, Katie, John and Maggie Blessinger of West Lafayette, and...
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George Mohn Homer

March 28, 1924 - July 20, 2014

George Mohn Homer, Ph.D, passed away July 20, 2014 at Towne Center Skilled Nursing in Avon Lake, Ohio. His death was preceded by wife Joanne Glatte Homer in 2009 and sister Mary Lou (Watson) of Grand Junction, CO in 2005. Two surviving daughters: Diane Albrecht and husband Gary Albrecht of Cincinnati, OH. Daughter Cheryl Ball and husband Douglas J Ball of Linden MI, two grandchildren: Rebecca...
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Elroy Charles "El" Schmidt

September 21, 1920 - July 20, 2014

Elroy Charles "El" Schmidt, age 93, of Fairview Park, Ohio; beloved husband of the late Doris A. Schmidt (nee Ryer) who passed away in February 2012; loving father of Randy Schmidt of Baltimore, Maryland, and the late Debbie Schmidt; dear grandfather of Karyn Sweet (Tom), and great-grandfather of Alex, Avalon, Avery, Eva Marie, Joseph and Mathew; brother of Arlene Wilcox of Lakewood, Ohio, the...
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Robert L. Fedor

August 26, 1929 - July 20, 2014

Robert L. Fedor, 84 of Avon, formerly of Bay Village, passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at EMH Avon Emergency Care Center. Robert was born on August 26, 1929 in Cleveland. He was employed as an executive with Eaton Corporation and retired after 30 years. After retiring Robert worked for 5 years with the Cleveland Advanced Manufacturing program. Robert was a proud Catholic and a...
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Ronald Roy Alexander

August 13, 1935 - July 20, 2014

Served in the National Guard of Ohio & US Army from 1957-62. Employed at JR Dall Ford in Elyria as a Mechanic for 27 yrs. He loved watching the Cleveland Indians & fixing & collecting old antique tube & transistor radios. Survived by his sons Ricky Alexander, Scott Alexander, daughters Sherry Baker, & Ronni Mitchem; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; brother Keith Alexander of...
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Mary Joyce Nelson

June 8, 1939 - July 19, 2014

Mary Joyce Nelson (nee Duprow) of Avon Lake, formerly of Bay Village, passed away, Saturday, July 19, 2014 at St. John Medical Center. She was born in Cleveland and had lived in Avon Lake the past 46 years. Mary was first and foremost a mom and wife, but always had an eye for design and crafts. When her children were young she used this talent to make and sew her children's clothes but as...
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Charlene "Nanny" Rose Kertcher (nee Dawson)

November 23, 1932 - July 19, 2014

CHARLENE "NANNY" ROSE KERTCHER (nee Dawson), age 81 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late William C. Kertcher, devoted mother of Donald M. Kertcher (Terese), Cheryl L. Kertcher (deceased) and Wayde O. Kertcher (Kimberly), loving grandmother of Kassondra A. Shantery (Scott), Karla T. Dembek (James), Kara C. Kertcher, Keagan A. Kertcher (Eric), Korilynne C. Kertcher, Joshua O. Kertcher (Jaime) and...
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James Joseph Nicholson

May 26, 1954 - July 18, 2014

JAMES J. NICHOLSON, Age 60, beloved husband of Denise (nee Kilpatrick); father of Brandace Segedi (Ray), Victoria (Brian) and Aaron (Valerie). Grandfather of Martin, Miya, Gino, Breanne. Brother of Judith. Passed away Friday, July 18, 2014 peacefully with his family at his side. Memorials may be forwarded to the Humane Society of Ottawa Co., 2424 E. Sand Road, Port Clinton, OH 43452. Cremation...
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Barbara A. Purdy

February 19, 1930 - July 18, 2014

Barbara A. Purdy (nee Downie), 84 of Avon Lake, formerly of Bay Village and Parma, passed away, Friday July 18, 2014 at the Lutheran Home, Westlake. Barbara was born February 19, 1930 in DuBois, PA and had lived in Avon Lake since 1955. She was a graduate of Punxsutawney High School in Pennsylvania and earned a teaching degree from Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA. For a short...
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Christopher Wheeler

November 14, 1956 - July 18, 2014

Christopher Wheeler, 57, of North Ridgeville; beloved husband of Michelle Geric; loving father of Christopher and Elizabeth; cherished grandfather of Jacob; dear son of Doris and the late Robert Wheeler; brother of Jonathan (Julie); step dad of Brian Geric; uncle of Lindsay and Michael. Passed away Friday, July 18, 2014. Chris' family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the Hospice...
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George Joseph McCarthy

August 6, 1951 - July 17, 2014

George J. McCarthy, 62, of Flower Mound Texas and Avon Lake, Ohio, passed away, Thursday, July 17, 2017 at his home in Avon Lake after a five month illness with Mantle Cell Lymphoma. Mr. McCarthy was born August 6, 1951 in Providence, Rhode Island. Mr. McCarthy had a 40 year career with the Sherwin-Williams Company which started in Narragansett, Rhode Island as an assistant store...
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Joyce LaDene Hammer

May 21, 1933 - July 17, 2014

Joyce LaDene Hammer (nee Shaw), 81 of Avon Lake, formerly of Waynesfield, OH passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Faith Hospice in Grand Rapids, MI. LaDene was born on May 21, 1933 in Allen County, OH and lived in Avon Lake for 53 years. She received her teaching certificate from Ohio Northern University, Bachelors of Science in Education from Kent State University, and Master of Science in...
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Jack Howard Sweet

January 15, 1924 - July 16, 2014

Jack Howard Sweet, 90, died on July 16th 2014 at home peacefully surrounded by his loved ones. Jack was born January 15th, 1924 and raised in Avon, Ohio. He graduated from Avon High School in 1942. Jack is an Army Veteran and served in World War II. He moved to Spencer, Ohio in 2003 with his granddaughter. Jack was an equipment operator and a farmer on his family farm for most his life. He...
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Marilyn K. Lampe

January 3, 1940 - July 14, 2014

MARILYN K. LAMPE (nee Herbster), age 74 of Parma. Beloved wife of Ronald H. for 55 years, devoted mother of Ronald S. Lampe and Dale F. Lampe (Lori), loving grandmother of Lauren Lampe, cherished daughter of the late Franklin and Mildred Herbster (nee Reitz). Passed away on Monday, July 14, 2014. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to Bethany Lutheran Church. Memorial Service at Bethany...
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Franklin O. Seboldt

August 23, 1932 - July 13, 2014

Franklin O. Seboldt, 81, beloved husband of the late Lois (Schuknecht); loving father of Carol Herbert (Gary) and the late David Seboldt; devoted grandfather of Timothy (Vanessa) and Laura; dear brother of Arthur and the late Roland and Everett. Passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to St. Paul Lutheran Church Music Ministry, 27993 Detroit Road, Westlake, OH...
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Evelyn C. (nee O'Neill) Falkenberg

June 25, 1919 - July 13, 2014

Evelyn C. Falkenberg (nee O'Neill), 95, loving wife of the late Elmer G. Falkenberg; dear mother of Kathleen (Harry) Barnes; grandmother of Brian and Cassandra Barnes; aunt of Barb Sedelmeyer, Marty Hilovsky (Barb) and Tom O'Neill (Mary Kay). Preceded in death by brother Walter O'Neill and sister Ruth Hilovsky and parents, Thomas and Agnes O'Neill. Passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Memorials...
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Donna J. Hubach

September 30, 1933 - July 13, 2014

Donna J. Hubach, 80 of Vermilion, passed away at her home on Sunday, July 13, 2014. Donna was born in Marietta, OH on September 30, 1933. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Donna is survived by her husband Raymond T. Hubach; children Kathy (nee Bandagski) Frasolak (Rich), Karen (nee Bandagski) Neville (Sal), Tommy Bandagski (Maryann), Joseph Toth (Lena), Joanne ...
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Rita Marie Greenrod

March 2, 1966 - July 12, 2014

Rita Marie Greenrod, age 48 of Rocky River; beloved daughter of Barbara Elliott and Robert Greenrod (Alice); loving mother of Dylan; dear sister of Sharon and Kristen Greenrod; aunt of Nicole, Nathan and Kellen; niece and cousin of many. Rita struggled with her health for years and was gently cared for by the staff at Algart Nursing Home, especially her favorite care taker, friend and cousin...
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Elizabeth S. "Betty" Srail

January 1, 1927 - July 12, 2014

Elizabeth S. "Betty" Srail (nee Sidlo), age 87, of Parma Heights, Ohio, dearly beloved wife of 50 years of the late Alfred B. Srail who passed away in November 1997; loving mother of Thomas J. Srail (Rosa), Ginny Schneider (Todd), and Bill Srail; dear grandmother of Thomas K. Srail (Carrie), Bryan C. Srail, and Will J. Schneider, and great-grandmother of Alyssa, Abby, Madison, Thomas M., Emily...
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Virginia Pasnow Flack

May 1, 1926 - July 11, 2014

Virginia Flack (nee Pasnow), 88, of Bay Village, beloved wife of the late Newton D.; loving mother of daughter, Sharon Benda (Jim) and son, Michael (Sherry); dear grandmother of Billy (Darcey), Beau and Jimmy Benda; Jenny Arthur (Scott) and Jeffrey Flack; great-grandmother of Kelsey and Reese Arthur; loving companion of 16 years to Edward Swider. Passed away July 11, 2014. Virginia loved the...
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Thomas C. Walther

July 25, 1930 - July 11, 2014

Thomas Carl Walther, 83, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 11, 2014, at his home in Sheffield Village, surrounded by his family. He was born July 25, 1930 in Lakewood, Ohio. As a youth, Tom worked on a farm and enjoyed roaming and hunting in the many open fields and orchards that are now housing developments in Avon Lake. He graduated in 1948 from Avon Lake High School. He enlisted in...
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Catherine G. Payette

May 20, 1931 - July 11, 2014

CATHERINE G. PAYETTE (nee Flaksova), age 83 of North Royalton. Beloved wife of the late William Payette, devoted mother of George O'Neal and Kim Drusky (Nino Zgorecki), loving grandmother of Chrissie Williams (Scott), Matthew O'Neal, Ashley Baker (James) and Devon Drusky, great-grandmother of many, dear sister of Venda Flaks (Jarus), cherished aunt of Judy May and Helenka Hluzkova. Passed away on...
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Helen Chik Boera

February 28, 1929 - July 11, 2014

Helen Chik Boera (nee Breglia), 85, loving mother of Linda Edens (James), Barbara Rulli and the late Steven Boera; devoted grandmother of Nicole, Sean, Zack and Todd; dear sister of Elvira, Elizabeth, Rita, Joseph and the late Barbara, Marie, Comino and Madeline and aunt of many. She always had a kind word for everyone she met and deeply loved her family. She will be greatly missed by all who...
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Wilhelm "Willy" Fast

March 22, 1923 - July 11, 2014

WILHELM FAST, having treasured his loving Savior for 58 years and READY to receive his eternal inheritance, passed into God's loving presence on Friday, July 11, 2014 at the age of 91. Beloved husband of his "Honey" Mary (nee Klassen) for 58 years; committed father of Anna Wildner (John), Helen Feudo and Linda Everly (Dave); loving grandfather of Elizabeth Long (Jason), Raey Wildner, David Feudo ...
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Sandra Jean Winkler

May 23, 1935 - July 10, 2014

Sandra Jean Winkler, age 79, of Berea, Ohio, beloved wife of 60 years of Carl Sherman Winkler; loving mother of Bradford S. Winkler of Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Tammy R. Ghanem (Habib) of Brighton, Massachusetts; dear grandmother of Ramsey Ghanem; sister of Larry Golding (Peg, deceased), Fred Golding (Helen), Charles Golding, and Jerry Little. Mrs. Winkler passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014...
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Eileen Drachenberg

July 22, 1916 - July 9, 2014

Eileen Drachenberg (nee Kennard); beloved mother to Ronald Drachenberg (Pearl, deceased), Candace Stroud (Paul) and Wendy Habusta (Frank); loving grandmother, great-grandmother and great great-grandmother to many. Preceded in death by husband Edward Drachenberg, son Terrence Drachenberg (Joan, deceased); brother Slater Kennard and sisters Jean Porter and Mildred Divis. Eileen passed away...
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LaVerne L. (nee Lowery) Tate

July 1, 1924 - July 8, 2014

Laverne L. Tate (nee Lowery), 90, loving mother of David, Philip (Christine), Nancy (Martin), (Beth and Charlie); devoted grandmother of Belinda, Felicia, Ryan, Emalee, Jesse, Louis, and Elliot and great grandmother of Brian; dear sister of Norbert and Curtis Lowery and Barbara Whittington and the late Harold Lowery, Elizabeth Cornell, and Juanita Sylvia; daughter of the late Annie and Jessie...
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Sherman B. "Willy" Williams

March 19, 1937 - July 7, 2014

Sherman B. "Willy" Williams, 77 of Sheffield Lake, passed away at his residence on Monday, July 7 surrounded by his family. Willy was born on March 19, 1937 in Austin, TX. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran retiring after 23 years of service. He served 2 tours in Vietnam and was also stationed in Korea and Okinawa where he was involved with the military police and ammunitions. After retiring...
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David Loyd Maille

November 14, 1952 - July 7, 2014

David L. Maille, 61, of West Park; loving husband of Patricia (nee Zee), beloved father of Caitlin Barbee (Tyler), Cara Clemens (Adam) and Michael (Lindsey); devoted Papa of Connor, Corinne, Cooper, Nolan and Seth; dear son of Wanda and the late Louis. Passed away Monday, July 7, 2014. Memorials may be made to Ames Family Hospice House, 30080 Hospice Way, Westlake, OH 44145. A Memorial...
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Josephine M Staba

September 20, 1934 - July 7, 2014

Josephine M. Staba (nee Budzilek), age 79 of Cleveland; Dearest mother of Gail Bower (Raymond), Diane Staba, Joyce Diehl (Spencer) and Christine Staba; loving grandmother of Carin, Sarah, William, Forrest; beloved sister of Steve Budzilek; dearest aunt and friend to many. Passed away Monday, July 7, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded to Malachi House, 2810 Clinton Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113....
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Harold "Hal" J. Lasko

July 28, 1915 - July 6, 2014

Harold "Hal" J. Lasko, the artist and the golfer, known as the "Pixel Painter", passed away on July 6th, 2014. He was the beloved husband of the late Irene T. (nee Davis); loving father of Ron Lasko, Jean Leck, and Joan Sarlo ; special grandfather of Kyle, Eric, Ryan, Rick, Brian, Mark , Jennifer, Gregg, Debbie and Jeff; and 22 great or great great children; preceded in death by 1 sister and 6...
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Chester Anthony Zuber

June 13, 1925 - July 6, 2014

Chester Anthony Zuber, age 89, of North Royalton, Ohio, died peacefully at his home on July 6, 2014, with his loving family by his side. Dearly beloved husband of 66 years of Lottie L. Zuber (nee Plis); loving father of Linda Zuber, and Sharon Prabucki (Edwin). Dear brother of the late Mary (nee Formanek), and the late Edward. United States Navy Veteran of World War II. Mass of Christian Burial...
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Vincent E. Young

November 9, 1928 - July 5, 2014

Served in the US Army. Obtained Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry from Rutgers Univ & Law Degree from Capital Univ. Employed at Battelle Memorial Institute in Columbus and SOHIO (later became BP) working in the Patents & Licensing Division. Traveled to various countries for work negotiating contracts. Enjoyed table tennis & filled in at the Municipal Court in Berea as Acting Judge. Survived by his...
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Joseph DiPietro

February 12, 1946 - July 5, 2014

Joseph DiPietro, age 69. Loving father of Michael and Sontona; devoted grandfather of Chae (Scott), Micel and Gevin; caring great-grandfather of Cadie; brother of Basil. Loved and will be missed by many. Passed away on Saturday, July 05, 2014. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 440-842-7800
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Karen (nee Haptonstall) Doolin

February 6, 1950 - July 4, 2014

KAREN K. DOOLIN (nee Haptonstall), 64, Loving Daughter of Charlotte Haptonstall and Granddaughter of Flora Lanham; Dear Mother of Jeffrey Haptonstall, Kaye Kyle, Faye Buckland, Raymond Pritt, April Kashola; Grandmother of Ryan, Heaven, Christian, Kayla, Kaitlin, Cody; Great-Grandmother of Caiden; Sister of Darlene and Patty. Passed away Friday, July 4, 2014. A Memorial Gathering will be at...
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Amy K. Robinson

December 24, 1915 - July 4, 2014

Amy Jane Robinson, 98. Beloved wife of the late Frank L. Dear mother of Frank H. (Linda) and Jane Elias (Thomas). Grandmother of 3 and great grandmother of 4. Passed away Friday July 4, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded to the City Mission, 5310 Carnegie Ave, Cleveland, OH 44103 or the Hospice of the Western Reserve, 30080 Hospice Way, Westlake, OH 44145. Cremation by Busch Crematory. ...
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Bonnie J. Derry

June 4, 1947 - July 4, 2014

Bonnie J. Derry (nee Hurrelbrink), 67, beloved friend of Charlie Frye. Loving mother of Dawn Derry, Kim White (Dearel) Dana Carson (Jeff) and the late Matt. Devoted grandmother of Bonnie, Sam, Dearel, Alex, David, Matthew, Adam, James, Joey and Matt and great Grandmother of Quintin. Dear sister of Ronnie, Denny and Dale. Bonnie was a talented artist that liked leather tooling but mostly...
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Christine S. (nee Etterman) Gaul

April 8, 1934 - July 2, 2014

CHRISTINE S. GAUL (nee Etterman), age 80. Beloved wife of Edward Gaul for 61 years, devoted mother of Jacqulin Cornhoff (Jack), Deborah Wasilko (John), Richard Gaul (Cindy) and the late John Gaul, loving grandmother of Timothy, Matthew, Scott, Kevin, Christina, Alexandra and Hannah. Christine was loved by all who knew her. Passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Prayer service at the funeral...
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Dorothy J. Hennemuth

June 30, 1920 - July 1, 2014

After a beautiful life filled with love, faith, and community involvement, Dorothy J. Hennemuth, 94, passed away on July 1 at the Greenspring retirement community, Springfield, VA, where she has resided since July 2002. Born June 30, 1920, Dorothy was raised in northeastern Pennsylvania, where she graduated from Jermyn High School in Jermyn, PA, and from Scranton Lackawanna Business College in...
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Gilbert M. Evanish, Sr.

January 21, 1920 - July 1, 2014

Gilbert M. Evanish, Sr., 94, of Amherst passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Golden Acres Nursing Home in Amherst following a lengthy illness. He was born January 21, 1920 in Lorain, Ohio. Gilbert was a graduate of Lorain High School, Class of 1938B. He served in the United States Army in the 101st Airborne Division during World War II. He was a Paratrooper on D-Day and was wounded in battle...
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Naomi E. Champa

December 14, 1920 - June 30, 2014

Naomi E. Champa, 93, of Rocky River; wife of the late Joseph; mother of Joni C. Kloss (Craig) and Alison M.Buhler (Steve); grandmother of Jamie and Megan Kloss. Passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park on Monday, July 7, at 10:00am . Private interment at Lakewood Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions...
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Edward F. "Eddy" Whiteman, Jr.

November 4, 1976 - June 30, 2014

Edward F. Whiteman, Jr. "Eddy", 37 of Canton, formerly of Olmsted Falls passed away at the Cleveland Clinic on June 30, 2014. Eddy was born on November 4, 1976 in Cleveland. He graduated from Olmsted Falls High School. Eddy loved the outdoors and especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and skiing. But his favorite thing was spending time with his "girls". Eddy is survived by his parents Edward...
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Pat Thomas Angotti

June 25, 1942 - June 29, 2014

Beloved husband, father and grandfather, Pat Angotti, 72, passed in his home on June 29 after a heroic fight with cancer. Former resident of Avon Lake, owner of Fluidtrols and Automation Engineer for Parker Hannifin, Pat was an active participant in his community. He truly enjoyed life to the fullest, and was an avid golfer and enjoyed gambling, which brought him to Las Vegas where he spent the...
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John F. Stringer

June 24, 1930 - June 29, 2014

John F. Stringer, 84, of Rocky River, beloved husband of Theresa (nee Solecki), loving father of Debra Lahiff (deceased), John (Susan), Terence, David (deceased) and Constance Dodus (Ronald); dear grandfather of David, Amanda, Katie, Lauren, Taylor and Kyle; great-grandfather of Madilynn and Cameron. Passed away June 29, 2014. A prayer service will be at the funeral home on Saturday, July 12,...
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Debbie L. Gipson

July 22, 1957 - June 28, 2014

Debbie Gipson, age 56 of Avon formerly of Pittsburgh, PA; beloved daughter of Lorretta (nee Wegele) and the late Jay Gipson; dear sister of Jeff and Scott (Toniann); cherished aunt and great-aunt; loving friend of many. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Passed away June 28, 2014. Debbie was a devoted member of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Rocky River. Memorial Contribution...
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Cyril Methodius Salva

July 15, 1919 - June 28, 2014

Cyril Methodius Salva was born July 15, 1919 in Lucky, Czechoslovakia. He was the middle of five children to Nicholas Salva and Melania Bursakovac. During World War II, Cyril served as an Officer in the Slovak Army. When the war ended, he escaped the incoming communist regime and joined the thousands of refugees wandering war-torn Europe. In a refuge camp in France, he applied for...
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Eleanor (nee Helling) Folley

February 25, 1924 - June 27, 2014

Eleanor M. Folley (nee Helling), 90, of Elyria passed away Friday, June 27, 2014 at her daughter's home in LaGrange. She was born In Kipton, Ohio on February 25, 1924. Eleanor was primarily a homemaker, but worked as a bus driver for many years for Murray Ridge and was a foster parent to many children. She and her husband owned and operated a fruit and vegetable stand at their home in Elyria. ...
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Clifford Laws

February 18, 1937 - June 27, 2014

CLIFFORD LAWS, age 77 of Cleveland. Dear father of Ed (Deanna), Tim (Meg), Melanie (Charlie) Kwast; grandfather of Adam, Ryan and Evan Kwast, Krystle, Rachel and Brandon Laws; great grandfather of Dylan; brother of Birdie Jay Cleveland, Maudie (Joe) LeVeque and Violet Waters. Preceded in death by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Passed away on June 27, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded to University...
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Diantha R. Watkins

July 30, 1953 - June 27, 2014

Diantha R. Watkins (nee Kirkpatrick), 60; loving mother of John Lewallen and Derek Lewallen; dear grandmother of Tyler and Ava-Joyce Diantha of Grafton; loved horses, loved her grandchildren, was fun-loving, energetic and adored by all that knew her. Went back to the loving arms of her Father Friday, June 27, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded: American Liver Foundation 39 Broadway, Suite...
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Robert J. Quinlan

August 14, 1927 - June 26, 2014

Robert J. Quinlan, 86, of Avon Lake passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014 at St. John Medical Center, Westlake. He was born August 14, 1927 in Hicksville, NY and moved to Avon Lake in 1964. He served his country in the Navy during World War II and the Korean War as a photographer. Mr. Quinlan was employed as a photographer at the Plain Dealer, N.B.C.; Channel 61, and retired from Lorain City...
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Marlene J. Francis

May 29, 1935 - June 26, 2014

MARLENE J. FRANCIS (nee Daiuto), passed away peacefully in the presence of her family on June 26, 2014. Beloved wife of Robert D. (deceased), loving and devoted mother of Deborah Ladd (John), David Francis (Donna), Susan Francis (John, deceased), Jennifer Short (Tron) and Beth Moon (Chuck). Dearest grandmother of Alysia, Jacob and Danielle Short. Dear sister of Thomas Daiuto and Carol Douglas ...
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Ellsworth Wells "Al" Simon

September 26, 1932 - June 26, 2014

Ellsworth Wells "Al" Simon, age 81, of Strongsville, Ohio; beloved husband of Deva M. Simon (nee Meade), and the late Marjorie Simon; loving father of Jean Douville (Wade, deceased), Cheryl Hedrick (Ronald), and Carl Simon (Diane), and step-father of Ashley Brown; dear grandfather of Kate and Nick; son of the late Frederick E. Simon and Ruth Wells Simon. Al was born in Vandling, Pennsylvania in...
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Dorothy A. Franczak

March 25, 1926 - June 26, 2014

DOROTHY A. FRANCZAK (nee Haky), age 88. Beloved wife of the late Michael W. Franczak, devoted mother of Victoria Keglovich (Joseph) (deceased), loving grandmother of Angela Stratman (Aaron), great-grandmother of Bridget and Emily Stratman, dear sister of Mary Tuscak (deceased), Sr. Mary George Haky, O.S.U., John Haky (deceased) and George J. Haky (deceased), cherished aunt, great aunt and friend...
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Grace A. Sebesta

February 5, 1920 - June 25, 2014

Grace A. Sebesta (nee Anderson), 94, of Westlake, beloved wife of the late William; dear sister of Elaine A. Novy and the late Raymond J. Anderson; loving aunt of Cynthia Bayura (the late James), Nancy Holet (Michael), Raymond Anderson (Jacqueline), and Bernardette Enochian (David). Passed away June 25th, 2014 . Private burial at Holy Cross Cemetery . Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home,...
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Jarman George Kennard

September 5, 1921 - June 25, 2014

Jarman "Jerry" Kennard, 92, of Fairview Park; loving husband of Vera (nee Welker); beloved father of David (Linda), Douglas (Janet), Susan Bartlett (Paul), Donald (Petra); devoted grandfather of Benjamin (Liz), Bryan, Geoffrey (Amanda), Joshua, Peter, Zachary, Jacob, Nathan, Christopher and Jasmin; great-grandfather of Isabela; dear brother of Paul Kennard and the late Anne Stauffer. Passed...
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Charlotte M. Egizii

November 12, 1935 - June 25, 2014

CHARLOTTE M. EGIZII (Nee Bigos), age 78 of Independence. Beloved wife of the late George P. Egizii, devoted mother of Gregory and Gerald Egizii and Cheryl Kunevicius, loving grandmother of Madeline and Wyatt Kunevicius, dear sister of Betty Zakovec (William), cherished cousin, aunt and friend of many. Loved and adored by her cherished dog Mickey. Passed away on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Service...
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Joan R. Carruthers

September 22, 1932 - June 23, 2014

Joan R. Carruthers (nee Bump), age 81 of Parma. Beloved wife of Glenn; dearest mother of Judy Reiter (Dale), Nancy Rothacker (Kurt), Barb Pistilli (Mario), Shirley Novak (Bob) and Mary Jo Schroeder (Dave); loving grandmother of Rachel Glasser, Leah Swisher, Anna Reiter, Michael Reiter, Jason Rothacker, Janelle Kurtz, Nicole Pistilli, Daniel Pistilli, Kevin Novak, Keith Novak, Kraig Novak, the...
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Shelva Charlene Blazer

September 16, 1940 - June 22, 2014

Shelva Charlene Blazer, 73, of Cleveland, mother of Michael Blazer; sister of Reba Keller, and the late Curtis Blazer, Blanche Easterly, and Bede Rader; daughter of the late Daniel Webster Blazer and Della Izola Blazer (nee Trentham). Shelva was retired from Deaconess Hospital, Cleveland, where she worked as a Dietician. She passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014. Funeral service at the BUSCH FUNERAL...
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Maria Teresa Ramos Rodriguez

July 3, 1938 - June 22, 2014

Maria Teresa Ramos Rodriguez, age 75, of Parma Heights, Ohio, beloved wife of Gabriel Rodriguez; loving mother of Maria Pfeiffer, Gabriel Rodriguez, Jr. (Leslie), Carlos Rodriguez (Jill), Nelson Rodriguez, Rosa Rodriguez, Wanda Rodriguez, and Linda Rodriguez (Greg Miller); dear grandmother of Yolanda, Ruben, Nelson, Cesar, Angelo, Zach, Christopher and T.J.; and great-grandmother of 5; dear...
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Patricia Ann (nee Ceccarelli) Kupcak

August 2, 1939 - June 22, 2014

Patricia Ann Kupcak (nee Ceccarelli), 74, of Avon Lake formerly of Seven Hills, passed away at home on Sunday, June 22, 2014. Patricia was born August 2, 1939, in Cleveland. She graduated from Hoben Dominican High School in Cleveland. Patricia worked at, and retired from, the City of Seven Hills where she was a municipal tax administrator. Patricia was a member of St. Michael Church in...
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June R. Peterson

December 24, 1930 - June 22, 2014

Peterson, June R. (nee Forsberg) passed away June 22, 2014. June was the beloved wife of Eric L. Peterson. Survivors include: Dr. Christian M., (Janice), their children, Jennifer and Brian of Duluth, MN; Allen E. (Barbara), their children, William, Christian, & Jessica of Wheaton, IL; Kurt W. of Pleasanton, CA, his children, Amanda, Erika and Ryan; great grandchildren, Makayla, Mason, Owen, &...
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Richard D. Jordan

May 13, 1925 - June 21, 2014

1943 graduate of Elyria H. S. Served in US Army during World War II & was a Prisoner of War in Germany. Attended Oberlin College & graduated from Case Western Reserve. Employed at Bendix retiring in 1986. Member of the Eastern Heights Investment Club, American Legion, & enjoyed bridge, bowling, golf, & fishing. Survived by his wife of 57 yrs Patricia (nee Leedy); daughter Vicki (Stuart) and...
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Helen A. Griebel

December 9, 1924 - June 21, 2014

Helen A. Griebel, 89, (nee Collins); loving wife of the late Wilbur; dear mother of David (Deborah), James (Julie), Pamela Tippie (Herbert); and Dwayne (Therese); cherished grandmother of Jared, Will, Madeline, and Benjamin. Passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014. Memorial contributions may be made to The Greater Cleveland Food Bank, 15500 South Waterloo Rd., Cleveland, OH 44110. Cremation by...
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William Thomas McClung

July 7, 1929 - June 20, 2014

William Thomas McClung, 84, loving husband of Velma; beloved dad of Mary Hines and Kimberly McClung-Jacobsen; doting grandpa of Kelli, Kevin, Shannon, Sonjia, Cody, Jesse, Clay, Amber and Chloe; great grandpa of nine; great great grandpa of 4. Preceded in death by parents, Allen and Clara McClung, son, William Thomas McClung, Jr., granddaughter, Ciara; brothers, Oather, Donald and Philip and...
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James A. Tallman

December 25, 1947 - June 19, 2014

James A. Tallman, 66, of LaGrange, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at University Hospital in Cleveland following a lengthy illness. He was born December 25, 1947 in Teutepolis, Illinois. James retired from the G.M Plant in Parma following 34 years of employment. He enjoyed yard work, antique cars, travel, and time with his family. Mr. Tallman is survived by his wife of 47 years Linda (nee...
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James F. Kvak

May 2, 1949 - June 17, 2014

James F. Kvak, 65, passed away at his home on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. He was the partner of 17years to Patrick Demko and former partner of 21 years to Bob Noble. Jim was blessed to have 2 soul mates in his life, plus a host of friends. He was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio and was pre-deceased by his parents, James Kvak and Patricia Ann (nee Schumann). Jim was a Drug and Alcohol...
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Frances "Foozie" Eileen Frank

March 17, 1945 - June 17, 2014

Frances "Foozie" Eileen Frank (nee Coughlin), 69 of Avon Lake passed away, Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at her home following a five year battle with cancer. Foozie was born March 17, 1945 in Charlestown, South Carolina. She was a teacher for 36 years at St. Joseph School, Amherst where she taught grades 3 and 5. She was a parishioner of St. Joseph Church, Avon Lake. Her favorite pastimes included...
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Eleanor (nee McKeone) Laughlin

June 16, 2014

Died peacefully in Westlake, OH where she lived the past 2 yrs after retiring to Naples, FL from Pittsburgh, PA. Was the beloved wife of the late William F. Laughlin Jr.; loving mother of William (Mary Ellen) of Cape Cod, MA & E. Gary (Mary Lynn) of Avon Lake, OH.; 5 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren & sister Suzanne Meadows (Ed). Daughter of the late Matthew and Margaret McKeone. ...
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Dolores (nee Babyak) Petrosky

October 23, 1936 - June 16, 2014

Dolores Ann Petrosky (nee Babyak), 77, of Avon Lake passed away Monday, June 16, 2014 following a brief illness. She was born October 23, 1936 in Crucible, PA. Dolores is survived by her children Lori Schneider (Tim), Tony Petrosky, and Denise Dolezal (Dan); grandchildren Joshua (Julia), Adam, Sarah (Stuart), and Ryan; great-grandchildren Elise and Stella; sisters Joyce, Josephine, Linda, and...
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Jessica Kopper

March 22, 1920 - June 16, 2014

JESSICA KOPPER (nee Stankiewicz) age 94. Long-time Garfield Heights resident, wife of the late Wilbert "Bill" Kopper, passed away suddenly on Monday, June 16, 2014 at the Lutheran Home in Westlake, Ohio. She had recently celebrated her 94th birthday. As a wife and homemaker, Mrs. Kopper was active in the PTA, the March of Dimes and St. John Lutheran Church, Garfield Heights. During the 1936 Great...
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Thomas Peter Fink, Sr.

December 21, 1940 - June 15, 2014

Thomas Peter Fink, Sr., age 73, of Parma, Ohio, beloved husband of Marguerite Fink (nee Schindler); loving father of Thomas P. Fink, Jr. (Paulette), Sandy Crisman, Greg Fink (Sari), and step-father of Debbie Simo (Bela), Rick Rice (Cindy), and Tina Rice; dear grandfather of 12 and great-grandfather of 3; brother of Daniel Fink (Marcy), Terry Mayes, and the late Mike Fink. Tom was retired from the...
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Sara S. (nee Radcliffe) Aufdenkamp

April 24, 1934 - June 14, 2014

Sara Aufdenkamp (nee Radcliffe) 80 years old of Avon Lake passed away on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Avon Oaks Nursing Home. Sara was born April 24, 1934. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved traveling but mostly she loved spending time with friends and family. Sara is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, Lloyd; daughters Faith McVey (Robert) (nee...
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Kenneth R. Rubesne

February 26, 1941 - June 14, 2014

KENNETH R. RUBESNE, 73, Loving Father of Samuel P. and Crystal l. Rubesne; Dear Grandfather of Anthony R. Rubesne; former husband of Valerie L. Rubesne (nee Claypoole); Brother of Ronald Rubesne (Gail) and Shirley Rubesne; Uncle of many; preceded in death by Brothers Robert, James, and Gary, Sisters Patricia, Helen, Adeline, and Margarette; parents John and Gertrude Rubesne (nee Yost). Passed...
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Agnes (nee Matich) Dezina

August 4, 1924 - June 14, 2014

Agnes E. Dezina (nee Matich), age 89, beloved wife of the late Frank J. Dezina; dear mother of Kate of Italy, Karen of Elyria and Michael Dezina of Chicago; aunt of many. Preceded in death by parents Henry and Eva (nee Laktasic) Matich and sisters of Catherine Markgraf and Lucy Young. Passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded to New Life Hospice of St. Joseph, 3500 Kolbe...
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Jane Marie Steigerwald

April 26, 1947 - June 13, 2014

JANE M. STEIGERWALD, age 67 of Cleveland. Devoted mother of Gretchen Keffer (Jason) and Mary Zajac (Larry), loving grandmother of Abigail, Zoey and Zachary Keffer and Shoren Zajac, dearest sister of Terese Caravona (Ron, deceased), cherished aunt and friend of many. Passed away on Friday, June 13, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK...
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Walter L. Weston

July 25, 1936 - June 13, 2014

Dr. Reverend Walter L. Weston, 77, died on June 13, 2014, at Wesleyan Village in Elyria after a long illness. He was born in Canton, Ohio, on July 25, 1936. He served as pastor to United Methodist churches in Conneaut, Akron, Lorain, Cleveland, Youngstown, and Copley. Dr. Weston authored six books on the power of prayer and healing through faith. He traveled to India in search of miracles,...
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Nancy Jo Gleason

April 18, 1954 - June 12, 2014

Nancy Jo Gleason (nee Manzetti), age 60, of Parma Heights, beloved wife of Edward John Pilacky, Jr.; loving mother of Gerilyn Gleason (Nicholas Shirk), Keri Myorski (Robert), and Sheena Thozeski (Ryan), and step-mother of Eric Pilacky (Brook), and Rachel Pilacky; dear grandmother of Dominic, Gretchen, James, Lucas, Jack, Khabrin, and Ava; daughter of Josephine Manzetti (nee Paradise) and the late...
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JoAnn Grau

May 5, 1942 - June 12, 2014

JoAnn Grau (nee Molinaro), 72 of Sheffield Lake passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake. JoAnn was born on May 5, 1942 in Kenosha, WI. She was an English teacher at Elyria High School for 17 years, retiring in 1999. Prior to that JoAnn taught in the Xenia and Glenville School Districts. JoAnn was a former leader and member of 3rd Order of Franciscans at...
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Joyce (nee Speiser) Haussmann

April 17, 1938 - June 12, 2014

JOYCE I. HAUSSMANN (nee Speiser), 76, Beloved Wife of the late George G.; Loving Mother of Ralph K. (Tovah Dunn, Fiancee') and Allan G. (Connie Konopinski, Fiancee'); Devoted Grandmother of Matthew, Dillon, and Tiffany. Preceded in death by Karl and Bertha (Niethammer) Speiser. Passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014. Memorials may be forwarded to Seidman Cancer Center, 11100 Euclid Ave.,...
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Walter E. Cameron

May 11, 1927 - June 11, 2014

WALTER E. CAMERON, 87, formerly of Johnstown PA, Warren Ohio, and Mesa AZ died peacefully Wednesday, June 11, 2014 in North Royalton Ohio. Preceded in death by his cherished wife, Margaret (Bailey); parents, Edna (Davis) and Albert W. Cameron; sister, Edith; brothers, Robert and Charles; son, James W. Cameron. He is survived by his son, Scott (Simon Peng), daughter, Diane Papay (John); one...
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