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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

Carol Gnep Fung

December 30, 1938 - March 18, 2019

Carol Gnep-Fung, 80 of Avon Lake passed away peacefully on Monday, March 18, 2019. She was born to parents Andrew and Margaret (nee Kudravy) Gnep on December 30, 1938 in Cleveland, OH. Carol worked in sales for Van Rex Gourmet Food Company. Everyone called her "the chocolate lady" because of her love of chocolate. She also sold chocolate molds and the equipment to make fine pastries. Carol...
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David Narolewski

December 14, 1954 - March 18, 2019

David Narolewski, 64 of Elyria, OH formerly of Parma passed away suddenly on Monday, March 18, 2019. He was born to parents Walter and Catherine (nee Mural) Narolewski on December 14, 1954 in Cleveland, OH. David received his Bachelors of Science from Cleveland State. He worked as the Department Manager at Giant Eagle and also worked for the Naro Tax Service. David was a bargain shopper,...
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Anne E. Boughton

November 26, 1923 - March 18, 2019

Anne E. Boughton, age 95. Beloved wife of the late Ronald; loving mother of Mary Ann Sowers (Brian); dear sister of the late Leo and Joe Swancer, and Joanne Bak; sister-in-law of Arlene and Carol Swancer, Bill Bak, and Roger (Cheryl) Boughton; and aunt and friend to many. Anne was a member of St. Thomas More since 1954 and was a homemaker who took care of generations of her family. In lieu of...
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Robert M. Yarina

October 24, 1979 - March 16, 2019

Robert M. Yarina, age 39 of Parma. Loving son of Shane and Karen (nee McGuirk); dear brother of Eric (Cori Inman); cherished uncle of Alec; grandson of Andrew (deceased) and Dolores (deceased) Yarina and Edward (deceased) and Anna Mae McGuirk; nephew, cousin and friend of many. Robert passed away Saturday March 16, 2019. He was a proud member of Iron Workers, Local # 17. The family will receive...
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Norman J. Lidrbauch

October 29, 1931 - March 16, 2019

Norman J. Lidrbauch, 87, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019. Beloved husband of Carolyn F. (nee Bart); loving father of Kenneth (Sandra), Alan (Leigh Anne), Karen Lidrbauch, Robert (Elena), Gary, and Susan Evans (Loren); devoted grandfather of Christina, Michelle, Kimberly, Jocelyn, Edward, Katelyn, Steven, Heather, Cara, Dana, Amanda, and Nicole; great grandfather of five. Preceded in death by...
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Kenneth R. Nichols

September 1, 1950 - March 15, 2019

Kenneth R. "Ken" Nichols, age 68, of Avon Lake, Ohio passed away following a short illness, peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, March 15, 2019. Formerly of Cortland, Ohio, Ken was born in Irvington, New Jersey. Ken attended the University of Richmond on a four year football scholarship, where he was quarterback for the Richmond Spiders and was a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity. Ken...
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Joseph "Andrew" Hoskinson

June 20, 1939 - March 15, 2019

Joseph "Andrew" Hoskinson, Sr., age 79, of Elyria, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 15, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Andrew was born to parents Perry and Mae Hoskinson on June 20, 1939 in Logan, West Virginia. He retired from Ford where he worked as an assembly worker for over thirty years; and he and his son, Andy, were co-owners of A&A Auto Works. Andrew had a passion for...
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Nancy Jean Wallace

November 28, 1947 - March 15, 2019

Nancy Jean Wallace (nee Harris), age 71, of Parma Heights, Ohio; beloved wife of Timothy Thomas Wallace for 50 years; loving mother of Kathy Jones, Terry Wallace, Valerie Kieckbusch (Mike), Dawn Hardink (Daniel), and Shawn Wallace; dear grandmother of Joshua Wallace, Brittany Jones, Kaysie Jones, Autumn Kieckbusch, Colton Kieckbusch, Cody Hardink, Chance Hardink, Trinity Hardink, Sadie Wallace,...
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Frank S. Barkdoll

November 6, 1937 - March 14, 2019

Frank S. Barkdoll, age 81, of Bay Village, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Beloved husband of Claire (nee Baker); loving father of Brian (Sharon) and Daniel (Sara); devoted stepfather of William Cioce (Dianne), Michael Cioce, and Stephanie Hernandez (Jeff); cherished grandfather of fifteen. Preceded in death by his parents Galen and Bernice Barkdoll (nee Snavely), Frank is survived by...
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Patricia M. Blackburn

November 28, 1941 - March 14, 2019

Patricia M. Blackburn (nee McGraw) 77, Passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Beloved wife of John Blackburn for 33 years; loving mother of Thomas Stanton Edwards (Roseanna Edwards), Tammy Louise Johnson (Donald), Traci M. Wakeman; grandmother of Kevin Michael Stanton Johnson and Samantha Nichole Johnson and Anthony J. Edwards; great-grandmother of Maddison Nicole Johnson; and long-time friend...
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Ardis (nee Yoder) Pinkley

March 20, 1920 - March 13, 2019

"Ardie" was a homemaker. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Elyria and was active in various women's groups. She enjoyed music and playing the organ, tole painting, and was an avid reader. Mrs. Pinkley is survived by her daughter-in-law, Denise Pinkley of Elyria; grandchildren Jennifer Ellen Pinkley, Brian Wayne Pinkley, Allen Kenneth Pinkley, Susan Noel Pinkley; great...
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Timothy C. Stepanski

February 9, 1962 - March 12, 2019

TIMOTHY C. STEPANSKI, age 57 of Seven Hills. Cherished son of the late Theodore and Mary Jo Stepanski (nee Paul). Dear brother of Gregory Stepanski (Susan) and Douglas Stepanski; loving uncle of Maura Stepanski (Laura Heid), Katherine Stepanski, Michael Stepanski (deceased), Brian Stepanski and Jennifer Stepanski; dearest nephew cousin and friend. Tim attended and worked at Bridges Rehabilitation...
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Stanley "Mike" Arrowood

November 26, 1956 - March 12, 2019

Stanley "Mike" Arrowood, age 62, leaves behind Debbie Queener; children, John (Brie), Joseph (Megan), and Tracy Woods-Elkins (Randy); grandchildren, Kayla, Alexia, Harper, Ella, TJ (Lyric), and Jonathan; great-grandchild, Brody Ray; parents, Les Arrowood and Yvonne Shook; and siblings, Veronica Arrowood and Teresa Thomas. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Charlie and Christine Shook. He...
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George Davis Tilton

December 18, 1949 - March 12, 2019

George Davis Tilton, age 69, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of Linda Sue Tilton (nee Wess); loving father of Christopher (Jody), and Timothy (Laura); dear grandfather of Dylan, Megan, Anna, Emily, and Emma; son of the late Zack D. and June (nee Conley) Tilton. George was a graduate of Parma Senior High School and serviced in the United States Navy for 4 years. He was a retired...
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Martha Clutter Ermlich

May 3, 1934 - March 11, 2019

Martha Clutter Ermlich went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 11, 2019 after a long and fierce battle with Parkinson's Disease after being diagnosed in November 2012. Martha was born on May 3, 1934 in Charleroi, PA to Frank and Helen (nee Nelson) Clutter. She met her husband, Ken, in 1950 while in high school. They married on August 24, 1957, the same year she graduated from Slippery Rock...
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Norma L. Cain

April 28, 1930 - March 11, 2019

Norma L. Cain (nee Bubna), age 88 of Parma Heights. Loving mother of Bill Kovach (Sandy); cherished grandmother of Jake Kovach; dear sister of the late Ellen J. Matthews. Norma passed away March 11, 2019. The family will always remember times spent at the family cottage that Norma's father built on Sand Lake, MI, it was a place she felt most peaceful. Memorial contributions may be made to The...
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Donald L. Paris

May 3, 1937 - March 11, 2019

On Monday, March 11, 2019, Donald L. Paris, loving husband, father, and grandfather passed away at the age of 81. Donald was born on May 3, 1937 in Dixonville, Pennsylvania. Donald worked for MTD Products for over 40 years. Donald was preceded in death by his Mother and Father, his five brothers and sisters, Agnes, Anne, Janet, Joseph, and George, and his wife of 50 years, Susan D. Paris. Donald...
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George J. Mickol

December 15, 1938 - March 10, 2019

GEORGE J. MICKOL, age 80 of Parma. Beloved husband of Benita "Bonnie" Mickol for 55 years. Devoted father of Scott Mickol (deceased), Tracy Palazzo (Gary) and Jeff Mickol; dear brother of Robert Mickol and the following deceased: Jessie, Raymond and June; loving grandfather of Giovanna Mickol; cherished cousin, uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Memorials may be...
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William (Bill) Edward Schneider

November 18, 1963 - March 8, 2019

William (Bill) Edward Schneider passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019, surrounded by his family, following a long battle with colon cancer. He was 55 years old. Bill was born on November 18, 1963, the son of Margaret (Dagostino) and Robert Schneider in Cleveland, Ohio. He graduated from St. Ignatius High School in 1982, earned a Bachelor's degree from Emory University and earned an MD from the...
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Harvey A. Pincombe

September 5, 1933 - March 8, 2019

HARVEY A. PINCOMBE, age 85. Beloved husband of Eileen Pincombe (nee Russell). Devoted father of Cathy Darnell (Michael), Beth Kisil (Robert) and Laurie Valentine (R.J.); loving grandfather of Kevin, Matthew, Steven, Katy, Ryan (Kristy) and Jessica (Chris); great-grandfather of Reise, Grady, Logan and Cali; dearest son of the late Howard and Marceline Pincombe (nee Brazie); dear brother of Barbara...
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Malcolm H. Sperry

March 8, 1925 - March 7, 2019

Served in US Army during WWII. Retired from B.F. Goodrich. Member of VFW Post #1079,Lodge #787 & American Legion Post #12. Enjoyed fishing, listening to audiobooks, traveling & telling stories. Survived by his wife of 74 yrs, Doris (nee Hopkins);daughter Rebecca Lynne Sperry; nephew David Sperry (Teresita); honorary daughter Janet Shariba;brother-in-law Ted Hopkins; nieces & nephews. Preceded in...
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Joseph P. Schork

May 14, 1936 - March 6, 2019

JOSEPH PETER SCHORK Joseph P. Schork of Fairview Park, OH and Put-in-Bay, OH, passed away on March 6, 2019. Born May 14, 1936 to Matilda and Peter. Beloved father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Mae (nee Schleich); son, Dennis Michael (Theresa); siblings, John, Elizabeth, Catherine, Peter and Matilda. Survived by his daughter, Tracy Leigh; brother, Francis W.; and grandchildren,...
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Daniel Joseph Jeske, Jr

July 30, 1986 - March 6, 2019

Daniel Joseph Jeske Jr., age 32, known to friends and family as DJ, passed away on March 6, 2019. Born on July 30, 1986 he is survived by his parents Daniel H. Jeske Sr. and Margie L. Deck (Wood) and sister Angela Jeske. He is going preceded in death by his grandparents Troy and Phyllis Wood, Jean Olaughlin and Gilbert "Butch" Jeske. He was a nephew, cousin and good friend to many. He will...
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Leo Leonard Cifelli

May 28, 1930 - March 6, 2019

Leo Leonard Cifelli, age 88, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of Yvette Cifelli (nee Perignon) for 66 years; loving father of Leo W. Cifelli, Debora Soza (Matthew), and Dianna Paessun; dear grandfather of Ashley Sparks (Matthew), Dan Soza, Stephanie Soza, Emily Paessun, and Tom Soza, and great-grandfather of Lily and Alan Sparks; cherished brother of Marceline Markijohn (deceased),...
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Doris M. Roch

July 31, 1935 - March 6, 2019

Doris M. Roch, age 83, passed away at Rae-Ann in Westlake, OH on March 6, 2019. She was born July 31, 1935 in Cleveland, OH to the late William Zackosky and Emma Zackosky (nee Mayer). Burial service will be held 1 pm Thursday March 14, 2019 at Riverside Cemetery, 3607 Pearl Rd, Cleveland, OH 44109.
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Sanchan So

September 3, 1939 - March 6, 2019

SANCHAN SO, age 79 of Brooklyn, Ohio. Beloved wife of Chhin So for 63 years. Devoted mother of Mon So (Vannak), Sosophy Chham (Sarin), Pholla So-By (Vibol), Pholly Cole (Rashunaqui), Top Magbag (Jose, Jr.) and Sophorn Morgan; loving grandmother of Chhanchhaya Chham, Veasna So, Camarakrothana Chham, Vannara So, Monith So, Halani Magbag, Boramy So-By, Rashunaqui Cole, Jr., Chavy Cole, Ravi Cole,...
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Kenneth D. Olson

September 7, 1926 - March 6, 2019

Kenneth D. Olson, 92, beloved husband of the late Anne; loving father of Dean, Dale (Nancy), Kenneth (Debbie) and Kristin (Bill); grandfather of Robert, Daniel, Michael, Matthew, Jason, Christopher and Scott; great grandfather of 3; brother of Pat Rostas (William) and the late Edward and Robert; son of the late Edward and Helen Olson. Passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. Cremation by Busch...
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Frances Weimer

October 10, 1931 - March 6, 2019

Frances Theresa Weimer (nee Calderone), 87 of Avon Lake passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019. She was born October 10, 1931 to parents Santo and Annette (nee Calarco) Calderone. Frances was known as Nanny to her family and she was our loving angel on earth. She was a true servant to God and loved unconditionally and displayed kindness to all people she met. Frances was a graduate of Johnstown...
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Karen Elise Traxler

November 13, 1941 - March 5, 2019

Karen Elise Traxler (nee Carlson), passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Karen was born November 13, 1941 in Chicago, IL. The family moved to Flossmoor, IL where she graduated from Bloom High School at the age of 16 in 1958. She attended Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio earning a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in English Education. Karen met Jim Traxler at Ohio Wesleyan and they were...
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Richard Carlson

March 7, 1936 - March 5, 2019

Richard "Dick" Carlson, age 82, passed away from Parkinson's Disease on Tuesday, March 5 at Bradley Bay Memory Care in Bay Village, OH. Born in Kane, PA on March 7, 1936, he was the son of J. Walter and Natalie Kempf Carlson. A devoted husband for 61 years to Nancy Carlson (nee Kennedy), a loving father to Julie (Harry) Kestler of Bay Village, OH and Jeff (Patricia Franz) Carlson of Norman, OK...
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Phillip A. Minite

July 29, 1950 - March 4, 2019

PHILLIP A. MINITE, age 68 of Parma Heights. Beloved husband of Rosellen Minite (nee Gesualdo) for 25 years. Loving brother of Donald Minite and Donna Young (Alan); dear step-father of Jerry, Brian, Elizabeth and Jesse; dearest grandfather of Joshua, Ethan, Alex and Christopher; great-grandfather of Jace; cherished uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019. Memorials may be...
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Rita (nee Kader) Gregory

October 20, 1940 - March 4, 2019

Rita E. Gregory (nee Kader), 78, a lifelong resident of Elyria passed away at her home Monday, March 4, 2019. She was born October 20, 1940 in Congo, Perry County, Ohio. Rita graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1958. She was employed at the Lorain County Human Services for 10 years and the Lorain County Children Services for 20 years, retiring in 2009. Rita was a faithful volunteer at...
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Lillian Rayne Wilcox

March 3, 2019

Lillian Rayne Wilcox, treasured infant daughter of Michael and Brianna (nee Huff) Wilcox; paternal granddaughter of Beth and Mike Bridge and Joe Wilcox; maternal granddaughter of Brian and Crystal Huff; niece of Samantha Bridge, Izzy Bridge, Brian Wilcox (Sarah), Christopher Jackson and Brian Bise (Megan) and cousin of Brinley Bise. The family will receive friends on Saturday March 9, 2019 from...
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Frank Louis Toth

November 28, 1940 - March 3, 2019

Frank Louis Toth, D.P.M., age 78, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of Erika J. Toth (nee Weintz) for 48 years; loving father of Robert Toth, Pharm.D.; brother of Julian Toth, and brother-in-law of Philipp Weintz (Margaret); uncle of James S. Toth, Susan Adams (Brad), Karen Keller (Scott), Laura Meyer, D.O. (Mike), John Weintz, M.D. (Christi), and David Weintz (Natalie), and great-uncle of...
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John Stracker

August 8, 1967 - March 3, 2019

John T. Stracker, 51 of Avon Lake formerly of Bay Village, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019. He was born August 8, 1967 to parents John Stracker and Mary (nee Stewart) Molnar. John was a 25 year member of the Bricklayers Local #5. He is survived by his beloved children Sarah, Jack and Emily; loving parents John Stracker (Jan) and Mary (nee Stewart) Molnar (Edward); siblings Debra Poch (Gary)...
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Karl A. Anderson

July 24, 1939 - March 3, 2019

Karl A. Anderson, age 79 of North Royalton. Peacefully passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019. Beloved husband of 15 years to Barbara Soza-Anderson. Loving father of Brian C. Anderson (Beverly) and devoted grandfather of Kimberly and Tyler Anderson; loving stepfather of Matt Soza (Debbie), Scott Soza (Barbie), Jon Soza (Madeline), and Joel Soza (Migdalia) and devoted step-grandfather of Daniel,...
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Stephen J. Bittikofer

February 11, 1990 - March 2, 2019

With the deepest sorrow, we announce that Stephen J. Bittikofer, age 29, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019, in the hospital surrounded by the loving and comforting embrace of his family. He was the beloved son of Michael and Michele (nee Williamson); cherished brother of Nicole Elias (Jose) and adored uncle of Devin; nephew, cousin and friend to many. We know Stephen is now with his...
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Edis Pascal

January 30, 1924 - March 2, 2019

Edis Pascal, age 95 of Parma. Beloved husband of 63 years of Norma (nee Volpatti); loving father of Paul Pascal (Pam); cherished grandfather of Derek and Emma; dear brother-in-law of Marisa Pigato (Mario) and uncle of Paola. Edis passed away Saturday March 2, 2019. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:30am on Friday March 8, 2019 at Holy Family Catholic Parish, 7367 York Rd., Parma. Private...
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David Allen Gibson, Sr.

November 18, 1935 - March 1, 2019

David Allen "Santa" Gibson, Sr., age 83, of North Royalton, Ohio, and longtime resident of Berea, Ohio; beloved husband of the late Anne Elizabeth Gibson (nee Gainey) who passed away in May 2008, and longtime partner of Patricia Stang of North Royalton; loving father of David A. Gibson, Jr. (Mary Ann), Daniel Gibson (Patty), and Julie Nelson (Scott); dear grandfather of 6 and great-grandfather of...
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Edward F. Cloonan

November 29, 1930 - March 1, 2019

Edward F. Cloonan, Sr., 88; beloved husband of Janet for 66 years; loving father of Edward Jr (Katherine) and Lawrence; grandfather of Jennifer (Brent), Kevin (Julia), Keith (Kelly), and Hannah; great-grandfather of nine; brother of five; uncle and friend of many. Passed away Friday, March 1, 2019. Friends may call at Pleasant Valley Church, 12193 W Pleasant Valley Rd, Parma, on Friday, March 8...
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Angelo "Larry" Gerrone

February 25, 1924 - March 1, 2019

Angelo "Larry" Gerrone, 95, of Avon Lake, passed away on Friday, March 1, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Larry was born on February 25, 1924 in Hazelton, PA, and served in the US Navy in the South Pacific from 1943-45. Larry worked as a custodian for the Avon Lake City Schools for over 30 years. He was a member of the Amvets Post 55 and VFW Post 8686 in Sheffield Lake for the...
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Albert Shaker, Jr.

March 29, 1935 - March 1, 2019

Albert Shaker, Jr., age 83, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of 62 years to Marilyn Shaker (nee Koz); loving father of Renee Shaker (Andy Koshar, deceased), Shellie Farmer (Rick), Pam Maurer (Walter), Albert Shaker III (Sandy), and Kimberly Szpak (Joe); cherished grandfather of David, Jamie, Brandi, Mark, Joseph, Jimmy, Sammi, Tori, Sydney, and Aiden; great grandfather of Samuel and...
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Alice A. Kuntz

August 12, 1932 - February 28, 2019

Alice A. Kuntz (nee Smith), age 86, of North Royalton, Ohio, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, February 28, 2019; loving wife of Rick Kuntz for 41 years; beloved mother of Stephen Arvay (deceased), Melissa Kubec (deceased), Debi Arvay, Cynthia Arvay (Stan), and Lisa Arvay, and step-mother of Linda Arvay-Heinzen; Nana of Michelle (Pat), Christopher, Stephen, Sean (Chelsea),...
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Janet Kampfer

July 1, 1937 - February 28, 2019

Janet R. Kampfer (nee Woodburn) of Sheffield Lake, OH, formerly of Lisbon, OH. Beloved wife of the late Joseph; dear mother of Cheryl Tardio (Dominick), Patricia Basso, Joseph Jr., James (Kathy), Donald and Michael (Debbie); loving grandmother and great-grandmother of many; sister of Fred, Ronnie and the late Wayne Woodburn. Janet worked delivering the Morning Journal for 41 years until she...
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John C. Kilgore, Jr.

April 28, 1925 - February 28, 2019

John C. Kilgore, Jr. "Jack", 93, Went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Jean (nee Carnathan). Cherished father of James C. (Sandra), Clay (Diana), John C. III (Lessie); loving grandfather of Dan Kilgore, Katie Buchanan (Chase), Andrew, Ted, Mary and Christian Kilgore; dear great-grandfather of Mason and Warner; and...
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Nina M. Fedor

April 1, 1935 - February 27, 2019

FEDOR, Nina M. (nee Hawk), 83, devoted wife of the late Robert; loving mother of Michael (the late Chrissy), Mark, Debbie Souza (Ricardo), and Diane Homentosky (Carl); cherished grandma of Brandy, the late Trisha, and Steven Homentosky (Cat), Robert and Theresa Fedor, Jason Brennan, and Tyler and Dionna Souza; great-grandma of Alexandra, Tori, Mackenzie, Caden, Amelia, and Aurora; great-great...
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Marilyn Monschein

November 19, 1934 - February 27, 2019

Marilyn Joan Monschein (nee Mink), 84, beloved wife of the late Frank R.; loving mother of Michael (Cheryl), Monica Sansom (Larry), Mark (Denise), and Michelle Jagodzinski (Todd); devoted grandmother of Thomas, Matthew, Rose, Ryan, Nathan and Erin and great-grandmother of Ziggy; dear sister of Judy Malarky (John), the late Howard and Robert Mink and Margaret Miller. Passed away Wednesday,...
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Alex Jesensky , Jr.

December 29, 1936 - February 27, 2019

Alex Jesensky, Jr., 82 of Avon Lake passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019 after a lengthy illness. He was born December 29, 1936 to parents Alex and Stella (nee Lach) Jesensky, Sr. A Lorain native, Alex received his law degree in 1966 from The Catholic University in Washington, D.C. He holds a bachelor degree from Ohio State University and is a 1955 graduate of Lorain High School. After...
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Alice Foerstner

February 12, 1937 - February 27, 2019

Alice Foerstner (nee Holleran) 82 of Avon Lake; beloved wife of Chuck Foerstner; loving step-mother of Charles, Jr (Pam), Craig (Sherrie), Brett (Sooah) and Eric (Candance); sister of the late Joan Wright (William) and Janet Weir (Jack); grandmother of 5 and great-grandmother of 3; aunt and great-aunt of many. Passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions...
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Frances A. McLaughlin

April 28, 1942 - February 26, 2019

Frances McLaughlin (nee Heger) age 76, born April 28, 1942, passed away February 26, 2019; beloved wife of Robert for 57 years; loving mother of Dale (Andrea), Ellyn Gaughan (Pat) and Keith; dearest grandmother of Brandon (Erica), Patrick, Maureen, Josh, Ian, Molly and David Patrick; sister of Russell Heger. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Monday, March 4, 2019, at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME,...
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James Church III

June 20, 1930 - February 25, 2019

James Church, III, age 88 of Strongsville; beloved husband of Peggy (nee Filker) of 52 years; loving father of Beth Levigne (Mark), Jim IV (Kathy) and Tim; grandfather of 5 loving grandchildren. He went home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 25, 2019. Jim worked at WERE and WUAB/43 his entire career. He enjoyed sharing the gospel through magic and balloon art. He was known as "The Amazing...
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Julie A. Kefalos

May 27, 1977 - February 25, 2019

Julie A. Kefalos (nee Kluha) age 41, beloved wife of David; loving mother of Jonathon and Jacob; cherished daughter of Joseph and JoAnn Kluha; sister of the late Jaclyn; granddaughter of Mary Styrcula; niece of John, Janet and Elaine; aunt of three, cousin and friend of many. Passed away Monday, February 25, 2019. Prayer Service at the funeral home Monday, March 4, 2019 at 9:15am followed by a...
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Andrew Francis Horwatt

March 9, 1929 - February 25, 2019

Andrew Francis Horwatt, 89; passed away on February 25, 2019. Loving husband of 65 years to Shirley; father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and uncle. U.S. Army Veteran, Korean Conflict. Services will be private. 440-333-9774
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Gary L. Coupe

January 11, 1959 - February 25, 2019

Gary L. Coupe, age 60 of Parma. Passed away February 25, 2019. Beloved father of Gary L. Coupe II; loving brother of Dennis (Nancy) and Vickie Ward (Duane); uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Gary was preceded in death by his parents William H. and Barbra E. Coupe (nee Garver). Gary lifted the lives of many with his keen sense of humor. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes...
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Louise "Weezie" Morrison Way

May 2, 1927 - February 24, 2019

Louise "Weezie" Morrison (nee Wimer Stallbohm) Way, 91, joined her husband, Frederick Porter Way, in heaven on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019. Louise was born May 2, 1927 in Plainfield New Jersey. She was raised primarily by her father, an elementary school principal until the age of 4 when she was adopted by Dr. Henry Raymond and Marguerite Stallbohm of Lima, Ohio. Louise graduated from Lima Central High...
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Tim Shupe

March 17, 1969 - February 24, 2019

Tim Shupe, age 49 of Ontario, Ohio and formerly of Parma. Beloved son of Carl and Janet (nee Wolf); dear brother of Patricia Brickley (Scott), Jeffrey (Mariam), Scott and Paul (Thomas); cherished uncle of Brandon, Noah, Amirah, Autumn, Adam and Adelly; many cousins, aunts and uncles. Tim is also survived by his fiancée Kristy Garver and her son Colin and grandchildren Marley, Kyla and Solomon....
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Edward Donner

January 17, 1928 - February 24, 2019

Edward M. Donner, 91 of Avon formerly of Avon Lake passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 24, 2019. He was born to parents Edmond and Helen (nee Balacek) Donner on January 17, 1928 in Cleveland, OH. Edward served in the U.S. Army Corp at the end of WWII. Edward married the love of his life and soulmate Rita (nee Lorenz) on September 11, 1948. They spent 48 wonderful years together till her...
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Martha "Marti" Yanuzzi

November 23, 1939 - February 23, 2019

Yanuzzi, Martha "Marti" (Lazor), 79, daughter of the late John and Mary (Slovak), sister, aunt, great aunt, and friend to many. Passed away peacefully Saturday, February 23, 2019. Services will be held at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 32000 Detroit Ave., Avon on Friday, March 8th. Visitation at 11:00 am followed by the service at 11:30 am. Pastor Douglas Gunkelman of Divinity Lutheran Church of Parma...
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Barbara Ann Soggs

August 26, 1945 - February 23, 2019

BARBARA ANN SOGGS (nee Bontempo), age 73 of North Royalton. Beloved wife of Loree Kenneth Soggs for 46 years. Devoted mother of Karee Ann Soggs (deceased), Kenneth Anthony Soggs, Thomas Anthony Soggs (Beverly), Tiffany Angela Soggs, and Jessica Marie Soggs; loving grandmother of Azriel Griffin, Anthony Griffin, Angelene Soggs, Gianna Soggs and Grayson Soggs; dearest daughter of the late Anthony...
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Gayle Price

September 29, 1945 - February 23, 2019

Gayle Price (nee Tuckosh), 73, of Avon, passed away Saturday, February 23, 2019 following a lengthy illness. She was born on September 29, 1945 to the late Gay and Helen Tuckosh. After 35 years at the Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court System, she retired to enjoy her love of the Cleveland Indians and her favorite, Elvis Presley. Gayle was the dear wife of the late Walter Price, and devoted...
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Doris Ann Stockman

March 20, 1925 - February 23, 2019

Doris Stockman, (nee Waag), 93 of Parma; beloved wife of the late Hugo Stockman for 57 years; devoted mother of Ruth Stuenkel (Mark), Barbara Pastel (Bob), and Charles (Mary Beth); cherished grandmother of Becca (Tex), Christa (Jake), Susan, Dan, Mike (Onyi), and Carl; great-grandmother to Quinn, Bristol, Edyn, Ethan and Dylan; dear sister of the late Marylin Beckman; dear aunt to many. Doris...
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Marlene DiCecco

October 2, 1938 - February 22, 2019

Marlene DiCecco (nee Maccarone), 80, of Avon Lake, OH., formerly of Cincinnati, OH. and Pittsburgh, PA. Marlene was born on October 2, 1938, in Pittsburgh, PA., to her loving parents, Albert and Anetta Maccarone. She married her beloved husband, Alex DiCecco and they made their home and raised their family in Cincinnati, where Marlene was a member of St. Ann's Church. She managed her family home...
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Marcia (nee Francis) Darmstadt

March 14, 1947 - February 22, 2019

Marcia L. Darmstadt (nee Francis), 71, a longtime resident of Elyria and formerly of Fremont, Ohio went home to be with the Lord Friday, February 22, 2019. She was born March 14, 1947 in Fremont, Ohio. Marcia was very generous of heart and cared for everyone she met. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse for over 24 years. Her proudest years were spent as a Maternity Nurse at Elyria Memorial...
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Marjorie G. Marjie Ackerman

September 8, 1963 - February 21, 2019

Marjorie G. "Marjie" Ackerman, 55, of Berea. Beloved daughter of the late David and Bunny; dear sister of Kathy Smith (Art); aunt of Brandon Smith; friend of many. Passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019. Memorial donations may be forwarded to American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202 or The National Kidney Foundation, Inc., 30 East 33rd Street, New York,...
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Eleanor B Janicek

May 15, 1924 - February 19, 2019

Eleanor B Janicek – 1924 - 2019 Eleanor B Janicek nee Bohac, 94, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on February 19, 2019 after a long and fruitful life. Preceded in death by her husband Valentine, son Anthony, daughter Carol, and brothers; Bill and Raymond. Survived by her children Monica Schnitz (Jim), Valentine (Diane), daughter-in-law Pamela, Ronald (Linda), Marla Benik (Mike),...
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Robert P. Major

February 24, 1926 - February 19, 2019

ROBERT P. MAJOR, age 92 of North Royalton. Loving husband of 61 years to the late Eileen F. Major (Lennon). Proud father to Robert, Jr. (deceased), Michael, Thomas (Lisa Meek), James (deceased), David (Steve Milloy), Dennis, Frederick (Nancy Graycar) and Sally Anne (Carl Wohlford). Son of the late Steven (formerly Magyar) and Helen Major (nee Heeb). Grandfather of Katie and Brett Wohlford. WWII...
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Grace Marie Gruber

March 12, 1928 - February 18, 2019

Grace Marie Gruber (nee Mendel), age 90, stepped into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on February 18th, 2019. She is survived by her son Paul Gruber (Kevin) of Parma, Ohio and sister Audrey Bucci of Reno, Nevada. Grace was born March 12, 1928 to Margaret and Leonard Mendel. She was married to the love of her life, John Gruber, for over 60 years. Grace was born and raised...
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Kathleen (nee Hill) Ratliff

November 26, 1958 - February 18, 2019

KATHLEEN K. RATLIFF (nee Hill), age 60, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, February 18, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Kathleen was the daughter of Phyllis Kay Santiago (Hill) and Frank F. Hill (deceased). This amazing woman was the fiancé of Alan W. Bogdan; loving mother of Frank Garnett (deceased), Alvin Ratliff, and Johnnie Ratliff, Jr.; grandmother to Nick Garnett, Alvin...
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Donna M Vargo

November 21, 1938 - February 18, 2019

DONNA M. VARGO 80, passed away peacefully following a brief illness on Monday, February 18, 2019, in her home in Avon Lake, Ohio. She was the loving mother of Kristen Walter and Cortney Martin; grandmother of Evan (Kim), Kendall, Olivia, Ana Walter and Spencer and Grant Martin, and the great-grandmother of Nora Walter and Nora's expected baby brother. She was preceded in death by her devoted and...
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Vishwa Mohan Sharan, MD

January 2, 1942 - February 18, 2019

Vishwa Mohan Sharan, M.D. (1942 - 2019) The author of such think pieces on "Nature Versus Nurture," "Life in Germinated Moong," "Leaf Research," and the Sun Temple he longed to create, Dr. Vishwa M. Sharan joined his parents, six elder brothers, two bhabhis, and sister in Jamal Road, their family manor in Patna, Bihar, India, where he grew up and spent countless summers drinking chai and...
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Sanjay Purushottam Godbole

April 6, 1957 - February 17, 2019

Dr. Sanjay Purushottam Godbole, 61, of Solon, Ohio passed away at home on February 17, 2019 while sitting in his favorite recliner, listening to music, with his wife, daughters and sister by his side. Dr. Godbole was preceded in death by his parents Vasudha and Purushottam Godbole. He is survived by his wife Dr. Medha Godbole, daughters Amruta Godbole and Sonia Godbole, and sister Sushama...
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Myrtle A. Shoemaker

March 26, 1934 - February 16, 2019

Myrtle A. Shoemaker of North Royalton, OH. passed away quietly on 2/16/19. Daughter of the late Paul and Myrtle (Fitzpatrick) Goldstrom; wife of the late George D. Shoemaker; loving mother to Lisa, Mark, and Neil; grandmother to Jake, Julia, Raynor, Jaina, and Jesse; and sister to Pauline Meehan (Keith), Paul, Charles (Barbara), Eric, and John. Myrtle retired from the Charles E. Phipps Co., was a...
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Marilyn R. Carey

February 21, 1935 - February 16, 2019

Marilyn R. Carey, of Rocky River, beloved daughter of the late T. Edward, Sr. and Jeanne Carey (nee Becker); loving sister of Edward, Jr. (Colleen) and the late Barbara Schwenk (Norm) and Nancy J.; dear aunt of Lynn, Kevin, Michael, Shane, and Delaney; cousin and friend of many. Passed away Saturday, February 16, 2019. Marilyn was a life-long member of St. Christopher Church. Memorial...
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Gloria A. Behrendt

July 5, 1936 - February 16, 2019

Gloria A. Behrendt, age 82, longtime resident of Sheffield Lake and Village, OH passed away Saturday, February 16, 2019. She was born July 5, 1936 to parents Theodore and Charlotte Blazejewski. Gloria was the secretary at Sheffield Lake Schools for 31 years and served on the School Board for ten additional years upon her retirement. She was the past president of SSLCEA (School Employees...
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Nancy L. Stratton

June 20, 1958 - February 15, 2019

Nancy Stratton (née Schlupp), 60, passed away on February 15th, 2019. Beloved mother, sister, daughter, and friend, longtime volunteer for Meals on Wheels, lover of knitting and fiber, she is survived by sons Garrett of Cleveland and Thomas (Mai) of Halle, Germany, sisters Marilyn Grossholz of Mogadore and Joan Berger of Newcomerstown, and mother Norma Schlupp of Newcomerstown. A private service...
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Jeanette A. Sindelar

February 27, 1931 - February 15, 2019

Jeanette A. Sindelar, (nee Sojka), age 87 of Brook Park; cherished wife of Donald (deceased) for 40 years; beloved mother of Randy (deceased) and Sandra Sindelar. She passed away peacefully in her own home on Friday, February 15, 2019. Jeanette loved her family, word puzzles, old movies and her Grand-dog, Molly. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cleveland Metroparks, 4101 Fulton...
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Alfred "Al" A. Hart

January 3, 1933 - February 15, 2019

Dr. Alfred "Al" A. Hart, age 86, of Bay Village, died February 15, 2019. Al was born to parents Al and Martha Hart on January 3, 1933 in Pittsburgh, PA. During his time as a Presbyterian pastor, he served churches in Benkelman, NE, Orwell, OH, and Cuyahoga Falls, OH. Then for 29 years, until his retirement in 1998, he served as pastor of the Avon Lake Presbyterian Church. He went on to serve as...
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DeeAnne Borden

April 22, 1925 - February 14, 2019

DeeAnne Fusek Borden, 93, passed peacefully on St. Valentine's Day, February 14th, 2019, to rejoin her sister, Matilda, in their heavenly home. She was born to the late Matthew and Antonia (nee Draschovic) Fusek on April 22, 1925, in Benwood, West Virginia. Admired by many for her loving heart and "feisty" spirit, she was a fierce friend, mother, grandmother, aunt, and sister. She had a...
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Edward Sample

February 7, 1930 - February 14, 2019

Edward M. Sample, 89 of Avon Lake went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 14, 2019. He was born February 7, 1930 to parents Tom and Lena Sample. Ed spent a happy, carefree childhood in Avon and attended Avon Village Schools all 12 years. Ed served in the United States Army. During the Korean War he did a tour from 1951-1953. He graduated from the University of Western Michigan in...
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Walter Simkus

March 13, 1918 - February 14, 2019

Walter Simkus age 100, passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy; loving father of James; cherished uncle of Jeanne Shively, Lenore Weiler, Cheryl Messemer and Judy Casterline. Friends may call the Busch Funeral Home, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 9:30am until the time of service at 10 am. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brook Park...
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Zachary Allen Platia

August 4, 1993 - February 14, 2019

Zachary Allen Platia, age 25, of North Royalton, Ohio; loving son of Christy and Ken Ward, and Charlie Platia; dear brother of Hunter and Taylor Ward, and Charlie and Melania Platia; beloved grandson of Cheryl Sherrick, Bob Sherrick, and Charles and Marylou Platia; nephew, cousin and friend of many. Zachary was a 2012 graduate of North Royalton High School. He was a rabid Cleveland Browns...
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Matthew C Dorcik

November 9, 1954 - February 14, 2019

MATTHEW DORCIK, 64, of Hinckley, beloved husband of Elizabeth for 39 years; loving father of Jason; cherished grandfather of Josh and Alexis Dorcik; dear brother of Debby Walkowiak. Passed away Thursday, February 14, 2019. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be forwarded to Golden Retrievers In Need (GRIN), P.O. Box 24365, Cleveland, OH 44124 216-229-0295. Friends and family may call at BUSCH...
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Helen C. Vagt

October 3, 1933 - February 14, 2019

Helen C. Vagt, (née Birk) age 85, of Middleburg Hts. Beloved wife of 62 years to Dietrich J. Vagt; loving mother of Peter (Marie) and Thomas (Carol); cherished Oma of Lauren and Krista and dear sister of the late Kurt and the late Hans Birk. Helen passed away February 14, 2019. She found it to be an honor and was a proud mother and oma. She loved to garden, travel and knit. The family suggests...
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Russell Arthur Mackowski

August 16, 1949 - February 12, 2019

Russell Arthur Mackowski, beloved husband of Nancy (nee Webster), dear father of Russell J. Mackowski and Steven W. Mackowski (Krystin), grandfather of Declan and Callum, brother of Joanne McMahan and the late Anne Marie Binder, and loving uncle of many. Preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Eileen (Toseland) Mackowski. Russell graduated from Lincoln High School in 1968. He was a proud...
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Nick Gantner

October 12, 1932 - February 12, 2019

Nick Gantner, age 86. Beloved husband of 58 years of Hannelore (nee Grigo). Dear father of Angela Wrahtz, Michael Gantner (Peggy) and Barbara Gantner Cavrell (Peter). Grandfather of Hannelore Wrahtz, Anneliese Wrahtz, Nicholas Cavrell and Elizabeth Cavrell. Passed away Tuesday February 12, 2019. Private services were held. 440-237-4569
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Mary Frances Oklessen

December 4, 1916 - February 12, 2019

MARY FRANCES TURK December 4, 1916 - February 12, 2019 Mary Frances Oklessen, nee Turk, was born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 4, 1916. She was...
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Robert Gary "Bobby" Schneider, Jr.

November 7, 1966 - February 12, 2019

Robert Gary "Bobby" Schneider, Jr., age 52, of Brecksville, Ohio; beloved husband of Ruth Ann Schneider (nee Lassiter); loving father of Robert and Stephanie Schneider; dear son of Robert and Sueann Schneider, and son-in-law of Robert and Rosemary Lassiter; cherished brother of Elise Stidd (Ben), and Matthew Schneider, and brother-in-law of Lori Bocian (Paul), Scott Lassiter, Jason Smith, Rebecca...
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Harry Herman Zwingelberg

August 28, 1928 - February 11, 2019

Harry Herman Zwingelberg, born August 28, 1928 in Thuringen, Germany, transitioned in peace from this life to the next on February 11, 2019, surrounded in love by his devoted wife of 63 years, Martha, and their son, Ronald Harry. His immediate family recently reunited in August to celebrate his 90th birthday. Like so many men of his generation, Harry was extraordinarily hard working, focused,...
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Michele Unger

December 3, 1959 - February 11, 2019

On February 11, 2019, Michele (nee Mayr) Unger lost her long-fought battle with cancer surrounded by loved ones. Michele is survived by her husband James Unger; son Dennis Swift and daughter Megan Limpert.; parents, Richard and Patricia Mayr and brothers Rikk Mayr and Doug (Amy) Mayr. Memorial contributions may be forwarded in Michele's name to St. Jude's Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place,...
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William Weber

November 12, 1927 - February 11, 2019

WILLIAM P. WEBER William P. Weber passed away peacefully on February 11, 2019. He was 91 years old. He was born on November 12, 1927 in Cleveland, Ohio, the eldest son of the late William P. Weber and Clara (DeCrane) Weber. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, and a friend to all. He is preceded in death by his wife, Jeanne (nee Kennedy) of 63 years;...
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John Cumberlidge

February 15, 1930 - February 10, 2019

John T. Cumberlidge was born on February 15, 1930 in Staffordshire, England to George and Lilly Cumberlidge. He was the loving brother of Brenda. John was educated at Wolstanton Grammar School. Dr. Cumberlidge was a celebrated geologist. He obtained his BS from Nottingham University in England in 1952 and then moved to Canada where he completed is Masters and PhD at McGill University in...
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Laurence Hugh Stopper

May 31, 1964 - February 10, 2019

Laurence Hugh Stopper, Aged 54 passed away February 10, 2019. Dear son of David and Rosemary Stopper (nee Tomlinson); Loving brother of Regina, David (Patricia), Daniel (Jennifer), Maria Smith (Mike), Timothy (Julie), Rebecca Bockstoce (Thomas), and Genevieve Kilgore (Jesse); Beloved uncle to 20 nieces and nephews Larry lived a life full of love and positivity that greatly impacted all those he...
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Barbara Lynn Spaan

June 11, 1955 - February 10, 2019

BARBARA LYNN SPAAN, 63, loving daughter of Marie A. Spaan and the late William F. Spaan; loving companion of Daniel Ezra; dear sister of Diana Paskey (Ron), Nancy Wiewel (Wolfgang), Linda Karthan (Roland); dear aunt of 15 and 11 great-nieces and nephews. Member of the OBCDC, Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation. Involved in the birth of Crime Watch and one of Cleveland City's trained...
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Gerald K. Reichwein

February 14, 1958 - February 10, 2019

Gerald K. Reichwein, age 60 of Parma; beloved father of Gerald, Patrick and Jessica Reichwein, and Keith Schultz; loving grandfather of Rylan Reichwein; brother of Jeff Reichwein and Gail Talarico (Tom); uncle of Alexander, Julian and Alyssa. Gerald passed away suddenly on Sunday, February 10, 2019. A memorial gathering will be held at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 RIDGE ROAD, PARMA, from 2-6pm on...
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SoYe Modic

May 3, 1952 - February 9, 2019

SoYe Modic (nee Yi) age 66 of Parma. Beloved mother of Christine Modic, Nora Flott (Gary) and Edward Modic (Sarah); cherished grandmother of Nicole, Ryan, Jennifer, Michael, Hailey, Ashley, Adam, Christopher and Brayden; loving daughter of Bang Seo Yi (deceased) and Jin Nim Im; dear sister of many and aunt of many nieces and nephews. SoYe passed away Saturday February 9, 2019. The family will...
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Carol J. Gannon

June 10, 1938 - February 9, 2019

Carol J. Gannon, age 80 of Elyria; beloved daughter of the late John J. and Lucille M. (nee Roth); dear friend of Doris A. Prucha (deceased); cherished sister of Mary Leonard (Joseph), Kathleen Bradley (Larry, deceased) and the following deceased: Robert (infant death), Norman, Eileen Mileti, Jack, Lois Schwark (Earle), William, Donald, June Mortach (David), Patricia Guzik (Frank), and Robert;...
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Donald J. Fox

June 13, 1936 - February 9, 2019

Donald J. Fox, 82, of Westlake, beloved husband of the late Anna (nee Sarisky); loving father of Deborah Fox, Karen Andolsen (Bob) and Shari Wahl (Bill); devoted grandpa of Natalie, Andy, Samantha and Zachary; cherished son of the late Helen (nee Surgala); dear brother in law, uncle, cousin and friend of many. Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, February 9, 2019. Don was...
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Nancy Y. Talpain (nee Miller)

September 7, 1936 - February 8, 2019

Nancy Y. Talpain (nee Miller), 82, beloved wife of Jean-Pierre Talpain for 55 years; loving mother of Isabelle Talpain-Long (Martin), Dominique Carroll (George); grandmother of Alexander and Angelique Long, Arnaud, Guillaume and Camille Carroll; sister of Carroll Miller (Chris), Larry Miller and the late Earl and Ronnie Miller; sister-in-law of Mag and Betty. Nancy moved to Paris, France in 1959...
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Lawrence Gates

August 9, 1925 - February 6, 2019

Lawrence "Larry" Walter Gates, age 93, passed peacefully away into God's hands on February, 6, 2019 after a brief illness. Larry was born into one of Avon Lake's oldest families and was proud of that legacy in Avon Lake and Avon, where his family settled after coming from Bavaria, Germany in 1832. As a young boy and well into adulthood, he worked the Gates Family Vineyards, a commercial grape...
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Virginia Sperling

November 6, 1918 - February 6, 2019

Virginia M. Sperling (nee Kacur), of Avon Lake, formerly of Uniontown, PA passed away peacefully in her 101st year at her home on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. She was born November 6, 1918 to parents Andrew and Anna (nee Dluboc) Kacur. Virginia was a member of the Avon Lake Garden Club, Avon Lake Women's Club and the Red Hat Society of Avon Lake. She enjoyed flower arranging, square dancing...
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