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    April 21, 1940 - February 3, 2016

    RICHARD C. GIACHETTI age 75. Loving father of Annette Izsak (Jeffrey), Richard G., Victoria and Antonio. Cherished grandfather of Megan Huth (Jeremy), Alex Izsak, Ella Hixon, Wesley Hixon and Anna Lisa. Great...


    PATRICIA LOUISE LOPEZ, 46 Cleveland, Ohio

    August 29, 1969 - January 31, 2016

    PATRICIA L. LOPEZ (nee Walker) age 46. Beloved wife of Catalino, Sr. Devoted mother of Aaron, Daniel, Alyssia and Catalino, Jr. "Chulo". Cherished grandmother of Halo and Nicho. Dearest daughter of Josephine and the...


  • JEROME "JERRY" LeVERE Obituary Photo
    JEROME "JERRY" LeVERE, 79 Parma, Ohio

    September 3, 1936 - January 29, 2016

    LeVERE JEROME "JERRY" H. LeVERE, age 79. Beloved husband of 59 years to Patricia (nee Palazzo). Loving father of Michelle Vectirelis (Dave), Beth Lowe (Jim) and Denise Cusson (Quinn). Cherished grandfather of Josh and...


  • CARMELLA M. OSZTERLING  Obituary Photo
    CARMELLA M. OSZTERLING , 85 Parma Heights, Ohio

    April 30, 1930 - January 29, 2016

    CARMELLA OSZTERLING (nee Spinelli) age 85. Beloved wife of the late Michael. Loving mother of Michelle, Mary Lou Ficken (fiancé Carl Polo), Michael and Marsha Biehl (Alan). Cherished grandmother of Derek and Anthony...


  • ELIZABETH M.  JANNAZO Obituary Photo
    ELIZABETH M. JANNAZO, 94 Parma, Ohio

    May 20, 1921 - January 28, 2016

    JANNAZO ELIZABETH M. JANNAZO (nee Pawliske), age 94. Beloved wife of 68 years to the late Francis. Loving mother of Jacqueline Horneck (James, deceased), Jerry (Elaine), Rita Warner (Russ), Francis (Barbara) and Bobbie...


  • BETTY  J.  VENTURA Obituary Photo
    BETTY J. VENTURA, 79 Cleveland, Ohio

    April 12, 1936 - January 28, 2016

    BETTY J. VENTURA age 79. Loving mother of Vincent (deceased), Debra Alioa (Art), Kelly Stuller (deceased) (Terry), Bonnie Cardona (Mike), Christine Sargent (James) and Jamie Read (Owen). Sister of three. Grandmother,...



    February 24, 1955 - January 27, 2016

    STACHOWIAK WILLIAM R. STACHOWIAK, age 60. Beloved husband of Maria O'Neill. Loving father of Michael and Kathleen; stepfather of Rachel, Ian and Josie Wenning (Liher). Dear grandfather of Desmond Biundo. Dearest son of...


  • GIUSEPPINA E. BASSO Obituary Photo
    GIUSEPPINA E. BASSO, 78 Cleveland, Ohio

    June 18, 1937 - January 26, 2016

    GIUSEPPINA E. BASSO (nee Chiarot) age 78. Beloved wife of 60 years to John Sr. Loving mother to John, Jr. (fiancé Beth Cramer). Dearest sister of Guido Chiarot (Louisa). Special aunt of Annamarie Levesque (Richard)....


  • LAWRENCE W. DUNCAN , JR. Obituary Photo
    LAWRENCE W. DUNCAN , JR., 80 Middlebrg Hts, Ohio

    February 9, 1935 - January 25, 2016

    DUNCAN LAWRENCE W. DUNCAN JR., age 80. Beloved husband of the late Dolores (nee Pestak). Loving father of Michael Duncan (Kathryn) and Debbie Duncan (Miguel Aguilar). All services are private. Arrangements entrusted to...


  • DOUGLAS D. ESPER, SR., 68 Brook Park, Ohio

    September 4, 1947 - January 24, 2016

    ESPER DOUGLAS ESPER, SR., age 68, of Brook Park, OH. Beloved husband of Sue (nee Hunter); loving father of Michael (LuAnne), Danelle, Melanie Perzoek (Luke), and Douglas, Jr.; brother of four; grandfather of 11; uncle...


  • ANTOINETTE CANTU Obituary Photo
    ANTOINETTE CANTU, 57 Parma, Ohio

    January 24, 1958 - January 20, 2016

    CANTU ANTOINETTE CANTU (nee Montemarano), age 57. Beloved wife of 33 years to Bob. Loving mother of Michael. Dearest daughter of the late Martino and Theresa (nee Comella) Montemarano. Cherished step-daughter of the...


  • VIRGINIA B. SAXON Obituary Photo
    VIRGINIA B. SAXON, 96 Brunswick, Ohio

    September 5, 1919 - January 17, 2016

    SAXON VIRGINIA B. SAXON (nee Barber), age 96. Beloved wife of the late William. Loving mother of Barbara Saxon (deceased) and Darlene Saxon (Steve). Cherished grandmother of Stephen "Will" Saxon. Dear friend of Rocky...


  • NORMAN W.  KNIGHT Obituary Photo
    NORMAN W. KNIGHT, 98 Cleveland, Ohio

    November 8, 1917 - January 13, 2016

    KNIGHT NORMAN W. KNIGHT, age 98. Passed away January 13, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Irene (nee Marsik). Loving father of James (Marlene) and Diane Sexton (Bill). Cherished grandfather of Angela, Michelle, Laura...


  • ELIZABETH I. WOLF Obituary Photo
    ELIZABETH I. WOLF, 88 Strongsville, Ohio

    March 14, 1927 - January 12, 2016

    WOLF ELIZABETH I. WOLF (nee Rung), age 88. Beloved wife of the late Ronald. Loving mother of Greg (Joann, deceased), Karen D'Orazio (Tony) and Nancy. Cherished grandmother of Alison, Jessica, Nicholas, Jacob, Matthew;...


  • RYAN A. DIXON Obituary Photo
    RYAN A. DIXON, 22 Middleburg Heights, Ohio

    November 13, 1993 - January 11, 2016

    DIXON RYAN A. DIXON, age 22. Dearest son of Danita White (nee Milam). Beloved fiancé of Mercy Lugalia. Loving father of Amari and Azaria Dixon. Cherished grandson of Roy and Marlys Milam and great grandson of Phyllis...


  • JAMES A. VITU, 57 Cleveland, Ohio

    July 20, 1958 - January 10, 2016

    JAMES V. VITU age 57. Beloved father of Andrew Vitu (of Alabama). Dearest brother of Anton Vitu, Judith Whitelock, Mary Dolence and the late John Vitu. Uncle, cousin and friend of many. A Celebration of Life Service...


    CLARENCE KROSZKEWICZ, 85 Brunswick, Ohio

    November 14, 1930 - January 10, 2016

    CLARENCE KROSZKEWICZ age 85. Beloved husband of the late Julia (nee Maykut). Loving father of David Kroszkewicz (Deborah), Steven Kroszkewicz (Ceil) and Cheryl Kelly (Kevin). Cherished grandfather of Kathryn Kroszkewicz...


    DOROTHY JEAN WHEATON, 88 Strongsville, Ohio

    December 19, 1927 - January 9, 2016

    Dorothy Jean Wheaton (nee Briggs), age 88, passed peacefully at home on Saturday evening, January 9, 2016, from complications of Alzheimer's disease. She was born in Carey, OH in 1927 to William and Zella Briggs (nee...


  • DOROTHY JEAN WHEATON, 88 Strognsville, Ohio

    December 19, 1927 - January 9, 2016

    DOROTHY JEAN WHEATON (nee Briggs) age 88. Passed peacefully at home Saturday January 9, 2016. Beloved wife of Alan. Loving mother of Darcie Drake (Robert), Edward Wheaton (Catherine) and Janilee Wheaton (James Cooke)....


  • ROSA CHASSE, 69 Brook Park, Ohio

    October 30, 1946 - January 9, 2016

    ROSA J. CHASSE (nee Tripoli) age 69. Beloved wife of Charles. Loving mother of Christopher and Melissa (fiancé Nathaniel Howe). Dearest sister of Charles Tripoli, Joann Varso (John), Mary Callahan, Frank Tripoli and...


  • LENORE  OHLROGGE Obituary Photo
    LENORE OHLROGGE, 96 Brook Park, Ohio

    April 13, 1919 - January 9, 2016

    LENORE OHLROGGE (nee Hoag) age 96. Beloved wife of the late Ernest. Loving mother of Shirley Marcinko (late Richard) and Russ Ohlrogge (deceased) (Regina). Cherished grandmother of Ronald (late Carrie), Michael ...


  • JAMES "FRANK" OZANICH, SR. Obituary Photo
    JAMES "FRANK" OZANICH, SR., 78 Brook Park, Ohio

    April 4, 1937 - January 7, 2016

    OZANICH JAMES "FRANK" OZANICH, SR., age 78. Beloved husband of Carolyn (nee Golak) for 55 years; devoted father of Sharon Prochaska (Michael-deceased) and James, Jr. (Lynette); cherished grandfather of Kera, Kaitlyn,...


  • GIUSEPPE BRUNELLO Obituary Photo
    GIUSEPPE BRUNELLO, 69 Brook Park, Ohio

    July 21, 1946 - January 5, 2016

    GIUSEPPE BRUNELLO age 69. Born in Militello Rosmarino, Italy on July 21, 1946. Son of Maria and Antonino (deceased). Husband of 41 years to Maria (nee Salupo). Loved Papà of Francesca Nomina (Jeff), Antonio (Nikki) and...


  • ROY H. BUCK Obituary Photo
    ROY H. BUCK, 77 Strongsville, Ohio

    March 17, 1938 - January 4, 2016

    BUCK ROY H. BUCK, SR., age 77. Beloved husband of Sharon (nee Moss, Nemeth) and the late Nancy; father of Roy and Debbie; Grandfather of Josh and Tiffany; dear great grandfather of Mirabelle; step father of Frank and...


  • DUSTIN A.  ARLIA Obituary Photo
    DUSTIN A. ARLIA, 30 Seven Hills, Ohio

    February 8, 1985 - January 2, 2016

    ARLIA DUSTIN A. ARLIA, age 30. Loving son of Sam and Lisa (nee Collins). Dear brother of Angela Russell (Chris), Ryan (twin brother) and Zachary. Cherished uncle of Lily and David Russell. Dearest grandson of Sam D....