June 6, 1928 - February 7, 2017
Avon, Ohio | Age 88
Mike L. Dessoffy a resident of Avon for the past 63 years, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the age of 88. He was born June 6, 1928 in Brooklyn, OH to his parents Bela and Katarina Dessoffy.
Mike was in the Army Air Corps stationed in Guam. He married his loving wife Alice in 1950. He worked as a plasterer with Union Local #80 until retirement at the age of 62. He was a member of the Masonic Stonington Lodge No. 503 in Amherst; a member of the Scottish Rite in Cleveland; enjoyed shuffleboard, playing cards and traveling the US and abroad; loved wintering in Arcadia, FL.
He is survived by his wife Alice (nee Day) of 66 years; children Tom, Judith Dessoffy, Christine Schue (Bryon), Donna Scates, and Lyn Fowl (Jeff); 10 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; siblings Dorothy Sirocky and John Dessoffy (Philomena).
He is preceded in death by his parents Bela and Katarina (nee Gulyas) and 7 siblings.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Alzheimers Association PO Box 74924 Cleveland, OH 44194 or to the Hospice of the Western Reserve 17876 St. Clair Ave. Cleveland, OH 44110.
Friends may call from 3pm – 8pm on Friday, February 10 at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 32000 DETROIT RD, AVON. Funeral services Saturday, February 11 at 9:30am with the burial to follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon. www.buschcares.com 440-937-6175