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  • MOLLY J. KNAPIK Obituary Photo
    MOLLY J. KNAPIK, 76 Cleveland, Ohio

    September 29, 1939 - August 26, 2016

    KNAPIK MOLLY J. KNAPIK, age 76. Devoted mother of Scott (Wendy), Jill Carpenter (Kevin), and Kris (Phyllis); cherished grandmother of Ashley Davis, Alan Carpenter, and Ryan Knapik; dear great grandmother of Connor...


  • HERBERT McMASTER Obituary Photo
    HERBERT McMASTER, 83 Berea, Ohio

    April 14, 1933 - August 25, 2016

    McMASTER HERBERT McMASTER, age 83. Formerly of Bowling Green, Ohio. Beloved husband of Mabel (nee Finley). Loving father of Lou Anne Romstadt, Kenneth (Susan) and Beth Ilg (Dr. Boris Ilg). Cherished grandfather of...


  • CAROLE  E.  GARTMAN Obituary Photo
    CAROLE E. GARTMAN, 75 Parma Heights, Ohio

    August 13, 1941 - August 24, 2016

    GARTMAN CAROL E. GARTMAN (nee Croft), age 75. Loving mother of Michael Gartman and Patricia Lane (Michael). Cherished grandmother of Christopher Lane. Dearest daughter of the late Clarke and Dorothy (nee Berry) Croft....


  • ALEX MAKAR, 67 Parma Heights, Ohio

    October 1, 1948 - August 24, 2016

    MAKAR ALEX MAKAR, age 67. Loving husband of Lillian (nee Emswiler); devoted father of Laura, Alex A., and Jason; cherished grandfather of McKenna and Reese; dear brother of Greg, Robert, and Darlene. Retired Union...


    BARBARA SCHOLZ-WIEGAND, 78 Seven Hills, Ohio

    October 23, 1937 - August 24, 2016

    BARBARA SCHOLZ-WIEGAND (nee Fidler) age 78. Beloved wife of the late Paul Otto Scholz, Jr and Edward L. Wiegand. Loving mother of Paul Scholz III (Elizabeth), Denise Ponchak (George) and Felicia Stone (Steven)....


  • JOHN KOWALSKY Obituary Photo
    JOHN KOWALSKY, 79 Brook Park, Ohio

    November 11, 1936 - August 24, 2016

    JOHN KOWALSKY age 79. Beloved husband of Betty (nee Gordish). Loving father of John A. Kowalsky (Eileen) (of TX) and Sandy Touschner (Phil). Cherished grandfather of Amanda Meder (Kurt), Jonathan (Amanda) and Rebecca....


  • STEPHEN THOMAS       Obituary Photo
    STEPHEN THOMAS , 87 Brunswick, Ohio

    July 19, 1929 - August 24, 2016

    STEPHEN THOMAS age 87. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn (nee Schnur). Loving father of Ronald (Nancy), James (Lisa), Patricia Thomas-Nayman (Tom), Peggy (Paul Decker) and Stephen (Allison). Cherished grandfather of...


  • LILLIAN M.  KOLEZYNSKI Obituary Photo
    LILLIAN M. KOLEZYNSKI, 97 Cleveland, Ohio

    August 24, 1918 - August 20, 2016

    LILLIAN M. KOLEZYNSKI (nee Murzyn), age 97, passed away peacefully on August 20, 2016, 4 days from her 98th Birthday. Beloved wife of the late Joseph S. Loving mother of Joseph, Richard (Barbara Jean Kenney) and James ...


  • CHRISTINE A.  KRACH Obituary Photo
    CHRISTINE A. KRACH, 80 Middleburg Heights, Ohio

    February 29, 1936 - August 19, 2016

    KRACH CHRISTINE A. KRACH (nee Lesniak), age 80. Beloved wife of 50 years to Robert. Loving mother of Jay. Dearest daughter of the late John and Victoria (nee Trojan) Lesniak. Dear sister of Helen Milcinovic (Nick),...


  • RICHARD C. STRAUB, SR. Obituary Photo
    RICHARD C. STRAUB, SR., 77 Berea, Ohio

    December 16, 1938 - August 18, 2016

    STRAUB RICHARD C. STRAUB SR., age 77. Berea Dairy Queen and Southwest Golf Center owner-operator for many years. Rich was a proud 1957 graduate of the St. Edward High School and member of their Hall of Fame. He was an...


  • JOHN  W. POPHAM Obituary Photo
    JOHN W. POPHAM, 68 Brook Park, Ohio

    July 12, 1948 - August 16, 2016

    JOHN W. POPHAM, age 68. Beloved husband of 47 years to Susan (nee Buttolph). Loving father of Tracey Krueger (Paul) and Deborah Popham (Anthony). Cherished grandfather of Ryan and Zach Krueger. Dear brother of Carol...


  • PATRICIA  K. HALLIS Obituary Photo
    PATRICIA K. HALLIS, 65 Chippewa Lake, Ohio

    April 8, 1951 - August 15, 2016

    PATRICIA K. HALLIS (nee Harbaugh), age 65. Beloved wife of 41years to James. Loving mother of Tiffany (Brad Duke) and Amanda Palcisco (Kevin). Dearest daughter of Rayford and Hazel (nee Werder) Harbaugh. Cherished...


  • SHIRLEY A. DEACON Obituary Photo
    SHIRLEY A. DEACON, 79 Medina, Ohio

    December 28, 1936 - August 14, 2016

    SHIRLEY A. DEACON (nee Paulovich) age 79. Went home to be with the Lord on August 14, 2016. Beloved wife of Lawrence A. Loving mother of Debra Coolidge (Jim), Diane and Denise. Cherished grandmother of Anthony and...


  • ANN TAYLOR Obituary Photo
    ANN TAYLOR, 77 Strongsville, Ohio

    September 7, 1938 - August 14, 2016

    ANN TAYLOR (nee Ginley) age 77. Entered into rest August 14, 2016. Beloved wife of Donald G. for 56 years. Loving mother of Timothy Taylor (Lora) and Eileen Watts (Ed). Cherished grandmother of Matthew Taylor, Ryan and...


  • MARY ANN McKENNA Obituary Photo
    MARY ANN McKENNA, 86 Brook Park, Ohio

    August 13, 1929 - August 11, 2016

    MARY ANN McKENNA (nee Halkovich) age 86. Devoted wife of the late William J. Mckenna, the love of her life. Loving mother of Debbie McKenna (Bill -Musson), Denise Mckenna (Scott Rock) and Diane Lynch (Scott). Adored ...


  • RUSSELL E. FACKLER Obituary Photo
    RUSSELL E. FACKLER, 69 Berea, Ohio

    April 26, 1947 - August 7, 2016

    FACKLER RUSSELL E. FACKLER, age 69. Beloved husband of 41 years to Patricia (nee Pienta). Loving father of Dr. Sarah Gillis (Dr. John), Katharine Drake (Rodney) and Elizabeth. Cherished grandfather of Gabriella, Ari,...


  • MARY  C. SCHULTIS Obituary Photo
    MARY C. SCHULTIS, 92 Hudson, Ohio

    September 16, 1923 - August 7, 2016

    SCHULTIS MARY C. SCHULTIS (nee Koopman), age 92. Beloved wife of the late Edwin. Loving mother of Bill (Debbie), Jack (Virginia), David (deceased), Jim (Cathy) and May Catherine Kasper (John). Treasured "Grammy" of...


  • MARY  A. MORISKY Obituary Photo
    MARY A. MORISKY, 96 Middleburg Heights, Ohio

    February 2, 1920 - August 4, 2016

    MARY A. MORISKY (nee Rebro) age 96. Beloved wife of the late Martin W. Loving mother of Marilyn Monyak (Ron), Martin J. (Lillian) and Mark (Sherry) Morisky, Cherished grandmother of Wayne, Ronnie, Beckie Scheutzow, Toni...


  • JAMES "THE BUG MAN"  RADESIC Obituary Photo
    JAMES "THE BUG MAN" RADESIC, 71 Avon, Ohio

    October 24, 1944 - August 2, 2016

    JAMES "THE BUG MAN" RADESIC age 71. Beloved husband of Marie "Terri" (nee Gammello). Loving father of Michael Gammello (deceased) and Nichole Scott (Charles). Grandfather of T.J. Elliott, Tera and Jacob Radesic and...


  • CHRISTOPHER T. BIRCH Obituary Photo
    CHRISTOPHER T. BIRCH, 44 Cleveland, Ohio

    November 4, 1971 - August 1, 2016

    BIRCH CHRISTOPHER T. BIRCH, age 44. Loving father of Chloe Tommasini.Cherished grandfather to be. Dearest son of the late Robert and Nancy (nee Biehl). Dear brother of David (Margie). Also survived by nieces, nephews,...


  • ROSA CARONITI Obituary Photo
    ROSA CARONITI, 89 Parma, Ohio

    February 1, 1927 - July 31, 2016

    ROSA CARONITI (nee Blandi) age 89. Beloved wife of the late Rosario. Loving mother of Salvatore "Sam", Theresa LiPuma (Jimmy) and John. Cherished grandmother of Joseph LiPuma (Wendy), Gina Rizk (Ed) and Briana. Great...


  • KATHRYN A. MUNIAK Obituary Photo
    KATHRYN A. MUNIAK North Royalton, Ohio

    July 31, 2016

    MUNIAK KATHRYN A. MUNIAK (nee Mast) age 73. Passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016. Beloved and devoted wife of Robert for 52 years; loving, dedicated, and cherished mother of Christine Puskas (Joe), Robert (Tracey), and...


  • JORGE L. MELENDEZ Obituary Photo
    JORGE L. MELENDEZ, 66 Cleveland, Ohio

    April 23, 1950 - July 29, 2016

    MELENDEZ JORGE L. MELENDEZ, age 66. Beloved father of Sandra Eisenmann (James), Carmen Verhosek (Rudy), Jorge Jr. (Milie), and Miguel; cherished grandfather of Jory, Samantha, Justin, Cyan, Christian, Kalel, and Kyle;...


  • JOSEPH F.  OLIVERIO, SR. Obituary Photo
    JOSEPH F. OLIVERIO, SR., 88 Brook Park, Ohio

    December 29, 1927 - July 26, 2016

    OLIVERIO JOSEPH F. OLIVERIO, SR., age 88. Beloved husband of 64 years to Catherine (nee Horvath). Loving father of Barbara R., Joseph Jr. (Beth) and the late Cheryl A. Cherished grandfather of Nick and Jackie. Dearest...


  • LOUISE  M. TICHY Obituary Photo
    LOUISE M. TICHY, 84 Middleburg Heights, Ohio

    August 2, 1931 - July 25, 2016

    TICHY LOUISE M. TICHY (nee Bilkey), age 84. Beloved wife of 62 years to Myron. Loving mother of Jeff (Diana), Kevin (Mary Lou), Cathleen Tichy-Dreher (Nicholas), Diane Cannon (Michael) and Cynthia Bassett (Guy)....