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Eleanor Schlicher

Obituary for Eleanor Schlicher

January 26, 1923 - March 1, 2021
Avon Lake, Ohio | Age 98

Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, Friend


Eleanor R. Schlicher (nee Howarth), 98 of Avon Lake peacefully passed away surrounded by her loving nieces on Monday, March 1, 2021. She was born in Rocky River, OH on January 26, 1923 to parents August and Antoinnette (nee Morscher) Howarth.

Eleanor was a homemaker that used her many talents to support her family after the loss of her beloved husband Judd. She was an accomplished seamstress, upholsterer and baker who made beautiful wedding cakes, reupholstered furniture as well as knitting and crocheting. She was extremely active and could be found doing many an activity such as golfing, walking, ice skating on Lake Erie (well into her 80's), dancing – especially the Polka and she proudly maintained her yard and her garden into her 90's. She was a former member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, the St. Joseph Ladies Guild and was a current member of Holy Spirit Church. Eleanor enjoyed talking and socializing and she touched the hearts of many with her love of life.

She is survived by her loving children Harry Schlicher and Judy Fraley; many cherished grandchildren and great-grandchildren; dear sister Margaret Weber and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband Hobart "Judd"; loving children Bernie Schlicher and Lee Schlicher; dear siblings Millie, Bernie, Alice and Harry.

Friends may call for a visitation with social distancing and facial coverings on Friday, March 5, 2021 from 10:00am to 12:00pm with prayers at 11:30am at Busch Funeral Home 163 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake, OH 44012. Burial will take place privately at St. Teresa Cemetery, Sheffield, OH. 440.933.3202

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