Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

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

Palliyil K. Subramanyan

December 1, 1933 - May 23, 2015

PALLIYIL K. SUBRAMANYAN of Solon passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Beloved husband of Suja Subramanyan, loving father of Smitha Krishnamurthi (Venkatesh) and Girish Subramanyan (Sue Lee), loving grandfather of Kiran, Rohan and Kavi, dearest brother of Prabhakaran (deceased), Sreedharan and Dharmavadi, dear brother-in-law, uncle and cousin of many. The family will receive friends at the BUSCH...
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Frank J. Gallo

February 13, 1923 - May 22, 2015

Frank J. Gallo, age 92, beloved husband of 66 years of Elizabeth (nee Marx); dear father of Councilwoman Dona Brady (Dan), Bob Gallo (Joan) and Marianne Bregar (Tom); grandfather of 5; brother of Kay Miziker and the late Rose Davis. Frank was a WWII Veteran serving in the Marine Corp and he retired from the Cleveland Fire Department. Prayer service will be held at 11am Thursday May 28, 2015 at...
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Avani Shah

June 21, 1955 - May 22, 2015

Dr. Avani Shah passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015, at her home in Westlake. She was a wife to Dr. Bharat Shah, a mother to Neilay, Bijal and Niyati, a grandmother to Amaan, and a friend to many. Avani was born in Ahmedabad, India, in 1955. After completing their medical training, she and Bharat immigrated to Cleveland. Over the course of her career as a pediatrician, Avani cared for countless...
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Jacqueline Marie Herynk

February 13, 1953 - May 17, 2015

Jacqueline M. Herynk, dear sister of Janice (Shawn), Jay (Diane), Judith (late William), and Jeffrey (Donna); beloved aunt of 13 and great aunt of 5; dearest friend of Janise Keller. Passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to Holy Family Hospice, 6707 State Road, Parma 44134. Friends may call at Parma Heights Baptist Church, 8971 W. Ridgewood Drive, Parma on Friday, May 22nd...
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Michael Palivoda

October 15, 1935 - May 17, 2015

Michael Palivoda, age 79, beloved husband of the late Michalina of 39 years; loving father of Mike (Angelene) and Debbie; devoted grandfather of Lauren, Victoria, and Allison; grandpa of Makenzie and Maia; brother of the late John (Diane, living); uncle of Kathy, Jack, and Karen; son of the late John and Stella (nee Michno); and dedicated friend to many. Passed away peacefully surrounded by...
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James W. Kovacik

April 3, 1926 - May 16, 2015

James W. Kovacik, age 89, beloved husband of Esther (nee Lazar) of 65 years; loving father of Jim (Judy) and Alan; devoted grandfather of Caitlin Cambell (Commodore), August, and Nolan; great grandfather of Elis, Cyan, and Luca; brother of the late David; and brother-in-law of Joseph (Barbara), George (Ann Marie), Ruth Popa (George), Ann Lazar (David, deceased), Dan (deceased)(Dorathy), and Mike ...
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Aldene B. Muhlstadt

April 15, 1928 - May 13, 2015

ALDENE B. MUHLSTADT (nee Braun), age 87 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Gerhard Muhlstadt, devoted mother of Paul M. Muhlstadt, dear sister of the late Donald Braun. Aldene loved sewing and painting in her spare time. Passed on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Service at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 RIDGE ROAD, PARMA ON TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015 WHERE THE FAMILY RECEIVE FRIENDS FROM 11:00 AM UNTIL THE...
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Ethel Chermansky

October 1, 1922 - May 13, 2015

Ethel Chermansky (nee Dubovsky), 92; loving wife of the late Joseph M. Chermansky; beloved mother of Marianne Rose (Allen), John Chermansky and the late Robert Chermansky, Rose Greenwald, M.D. (Robert), Veronica Nagel (James) and Joseph Chermansky; cherished grandmother of Christine Rose, Joseph Chermansky and Robert Chermansky. Sister of three. She enjoyed baking, cooking and gardening and...
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Fred L Bobel

April 30, 1945 - May 13, 2015

Fred L. Bobel, 70; loving husband to Monica; a dedicated father of Bryan (Jennifer), Jon (Lara), Cori and Matt and Jason Hao: grandfather of Chelsea, Madison, Jack and Hannah; a dear brother of Paul Bobel and Janet Davies (Gordon). He went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 13, 2015; In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Angiosarcoma Awareness Inc., P.O. Box 17421,...
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Robert M. Gillmor

January 1, 1943 - May 12, 2015

ROBERT M. GILLMOR, 72, beloved husband of Maria; loving father of Rob Gillmor Jr. (Vicky), John Gillmor (Shannon), Mike Gillmor (Monica), Betsy Escobar (Rafael), Richard Gillmor (Mandie), Christopher Gillmor, Kathryn McLatchey (Will), Jessica Gillmor; grandchildren Brandon, Holly, Justin, Brianna, Rafa, Vivi, Bella (deceased), Cody; brothers John Gillmor (Allis Dale), Richard Gillmor (Joan);...
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Dolores M. McCorkle

June 16, 1926 - May 12, 2015

Dolores M. McCorkle (nee Imka), 88; loving wife of the late Dale O.N. McCorkle; beloved mother of Dean McCorkle, Peggy Szymanski (Alan) and the late Dale Owen McCorkle (Mary); cherished grandmother and great-grandmother; sister of four. She enjoyed playing slot machines, bingo and bowling. Passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015. There will be a funeral service at 11:00am on Monday, May 18, at the...
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George A. Kastelan

August 26, 1922 - May 12, 2015

George A. Kastelan, 92, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, died May 12, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Idella Virginia Kastelan (nee Keyes), and his daughter, Diane Barbara Rulewicz (Stephen) as well as his granddaughters, Susie Leigh Wilson, (Matthew), Alyssa Ann Rulewicz, and great granddaughters Lauren Virginia and Stella Murdock Wilson. He loved them all so much! George was a Marine in...
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Russell Rowe

July 23, 1922 - May 10, 2015

RUSSELL ROWE, age 92 of Avon Lake, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 10, 2015. He was born on July 23, 1922 in Detroit, Michigan. Russell was a WWII Navy Veteran with service in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters of war. He retired from the Department of the Army with 30 years of service. Russell is survived by sons, Russell (Nancy), Ronald (Josephine), and Edward (Nanette),...
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Evelyn L. Facer

September 24, 1928 - May 9, 2015

EVELYN LOUISE FACER (nee McNutt), age 86 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Walter K. Facer, loving mother of Gary B. Facer (Marsha), Karen S. Brazie (Miles) and Donna L. Howard (Ernest), loving grandmother of Holly, Heather, Hayley Marshall (Chris), Derek, Collin (Mary), Alexandra, Morgan, Lydia, Gordon and Andrew. Memorials may be forwarded to Parma Lutheran Church, 5280 Broadview Road, Parma,...
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William Shula, Sr.

September 10, 1921 - May 8, 2015

William Shula, Sr., 93. Our beloved Husband and Father passed away on May 8, 2015. Loving husband of the late Genevieve Rose (nee Klamert) they were married in 1946; beloved father of William Jr. (Nancy) and Robert (Kathy); dear grandfather of William III (Michelle), Laura Blanchard (Anthony), Jonathan (Crystal), Mandy and Melanie; great grandfather of Owen and William IV (Liam). William was a...
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Betty Hessel

January 23, 1919 - May 8, 2015

Betty Hessel (nee Mong), age 96, beloved wife of the late John Hessel; loving mother of Bette Durr (Robb); grandmother of Zachariah Durr; sister-in-law of Marian Mong; and aunt of James Mong. Passed away peacefully Friday, May 8th, 2015. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to St. Jude's Children's Hospital 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Memorial Gathering will be held at BUSCH FUNERAL...
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Molly Teckman

August 15, 1918 - May 7, 2015

Molly Teckman (nee Gamble), 96, a resident of Blossom Hill, Huntsburg, formerly of Avon Lake and Sheffield Lake, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015. She was born August 15, 1918, in Akron and was raised in Auburn, NY, graduating from Auburn Central High School. The Great Depression had a strong influence on her life and because work was hard to find, after graduation she moved to Cleveland...
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Ruth K. Bloch

May 31, 1921 - May 5, 2015

Ruth K. Bloch (nee Krumesc), age 93 of Parma; beloved wife of the late Arthur of 54 years; loving mother of Steven (Miriam) and Douglas (Robin); Sister of William (Ann) and friend to many. Passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to Bethany Lutheran Church, 6041 Ridge Road, Parma, OH 44129. Service at Bethany Lutheran Church on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 10am....
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Harry V. Dodd

July 19, 1921 - May 3, 2015

Harry V. Dodd, age 93 of Seven Hills; beloved husband of 53 years to the late Betty; loving father of Annette Miller, Jeanne Dodd and William Dodd; son of the late Frank and Anna (nee Vorisek) Dodd. Harry was a WWII U.S. Marine Corps veteran serving in the South Pacific and Philippines. He worked for the Plain Dealer for 43 years as a head machinist and was a volunteer firefighter for Seven Hills...
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Harold W. Bishop, Jr.

February 13, 1923 - May 3, 2015

Harold W. Bishop, Jr., age 92 of Green Brook, NJ; loving husband of the late Ada Louise Bishop; dear father of Bonnie Scott (Moorman) and Penelope Baker; grandfather of Jennifer Kerr (Mike), Robert Scott (Lisa), Kathryn Barnes (Ben), Christian Baker (Michelle) and Rebecca Stewart; great-grandfather of Luke, Michael, Derek, Isabella, Brandon, Sadie, Ezra, Elijah and Evie; brother of Ellen Deitche...
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Joyce Ann Harris

April 3, 1929 - May 3, 2015

Joyce Ann Harris (nee Kress), age 86, of Broadview Heights, Ohio, beloved wife of 48 years of the late Dr. Wade Hampton Harris, Jr. who passed away in March 2000; loving mother of Dr. Candie Harris, Dr. Heidi Harris, Wade H. Harris, III (Mimi), and Tami Boyle (James); dear grandmother of Jimmy Boyle; sister of the late Richard Kress. Joyce was the owner and operator of H & H Decors in Broadview...
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A. Basilio "Med" Papa, M.D.

September 8, 1924 - May 2, 2015

A. Basilio "Med" Papa, M.D., age 90, of Brecksville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Elmhurst, Illinois following a long illness. He was born in Aparri, Philippines on September 8, 1924, the only child of Remedios Papa (nee Trinidad) and Jose Papa. He graduated from the Manila Central University with a medical degree, where he met his wife Edith Red Papa, M.D. Immigrating to...
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Margie M. Kwiatek

May 25, 1920 - May 2, 2015

Margie M. Kwiatek (nee Young), age 94 of North Royalton. Beloved Wife of the late Stanley of 69 years. Loving Mother of Gary Kwiatek and Linda Anderson (Keith), devoted Grandmother of Kenny Anderson (Tracye Baldwin), dear Sister of the late Betty Ruby, cherished Aunt and Friend to many. Passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Royal Redeemer Lutheran...
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Craig E. Wellman

November 9, 1959 - May 2, 2015

Craig E. Wellman, age 55 of Brooklyn. Beloved son of Anna Mae Migra and the late Richard Wellman; stepson of the late Robert Migra; dear father of Jason Wellman and Richard Wellman (Andrea). Craig loved riding his motorcycle and NASCAR. He passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to the charity of your choice. Funeral service on Friday, May 8, 2015 at 6pm at BUSCH FUNERAL...
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Daryl "Uncle D" Costello

December 5, 1957 - May 1, 2015

DARYL L. COSTELLO "Uncle D", 57. He was born December 5, 1957 and was called home on May 1, 2015. Dearest husband to Charlotte J. (nee Hostetter); loving brother to Cindy, Christine, Cheryl, and Ken; uncle to many. Preceded in death by sisters Carol Lee and Caren; his parents Donald and Lea (nee Carpenter); maternal grandmother Rebecca Carpenter. Memorials may be forwarded to American...
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Barbara A. Zath

January 28, 1923 - April 30, 2015

BARBARA A. ZATH (nee Scheiner), age 92 of Brooklyn, Ohio. Beloved wife of the late Luis D. Zath, devoted mother of Debra Butterfield (Charles), Gregory Zath (Cynthia) and Gary Zath, loving grandmother of Molly McDaniel (Joe), Christopher Zath (Emily) and Geoffrey Zath, great-grandmother of Eliana, Brecklyn and Noah McDaniel, dear sister of the following deceased: Bertha Fay, Tony Scheiner, Mary...
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Dennis Charles Stellato

March 30, 1958 - April 27, 2015

Dennis Charles Stellato, age 57, of Parma, Ohio; loving father of Hailey Stellato; beloved son of the late Norman and the late Pauline (nee Brody) Stellato; dear brother of Betty Frantz (LeRoy, deceased), Debbie Comer (Robert, deceased), and Gerald Stellato; uncle of Lee "Chip" Frantz, Jr. (Shannon), Nikki Juguilon (Jeff), B.J. Comer, and Krystal Comer, and great-uncle of Calvin and Cody Juguilon...
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Robert A. Holloway

May 24, 1924 - April 27, 2015

Robert A. Holloway, Sr., age 90, beloved husband of the late Helen (nee Campbell); loving father of Annette S. Dumont (Dennis), Robert A. Holloway Jr. (Yung), Richard H. Holloway (Amy), William D. Holloway, and Janice L. Holloway; Cherished grandfather of 13 and great grandfather of 18; Brother of Annette Pachuta (Joseph). Passed away Monday April 27, 2015. Cremation by Busch Crematory. Memorial...
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Joseph Kaye

February 15, 1928 - April 26, 2015

Joseph Kaye, age 87, beloved husband of Jean Kaye (nee Holzapfel); loving father of Deborah Martens, Michele Fierro (Gregory) and the late Gerald Paul Kaye, Sr.; cherished grandfather of Joslyn Grostic (Chris), Gerald Paul Kaye, Jr. and Jeanele Cohen; great grandfather of Sophia Stein, Audrey Stein, Joseph Cohen, James Kaye; dear brother of Norman Kostelansky (Mamie), Joyce Armstrong (Roy), Debra...
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Chloe Marie Bell

December 8, 2014 - April 25, 2015

Chloe M. Bell, age 4 months; beloved daughter of Amber Legg and John Bell; loving granddaughter of Jane and David Legg and Nicole (Anthony) and John Bell; great-granddaughter of Roy and Louise Legg; niece of Krystal, Tiffany (Brad), Amanda, and Melissa (Jason); cousin of Deacken, David, Lil Jay and Taylor. Passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Cremation by Busch Crematory. Friends...
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Ethel E. Bonovich

July 13, 1919 - April 21, 2015

ETHEL E. BONOVICH (nee Gilbert), age 95 of North Royalton. Beloved wife of the late Raymond Bonovich, devoted mother John Bonovich (June) and the late Jay Bonovich, loving grandmother of John Bonovich (Jennifer) and Christa Bonovich, great-grandmother of Alicia, Elizabeth and Kathryn, dear sister of Dorothy Demuth, Marilyn Barber and the late Hal Gilbert, cherished sister-in-law, aunt and friend...
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Maria (nee Molnar) Vidacs

January 26, 1944 - April 21, 2015

MARIA VIDACS (nee Molnar), 71, beloved wife of Matyas of 53 years; loving mother of Zoltan (Lisa) and Maria Kertesz (Gabor); caring grandmother of Alex, Natalie, and Benedek; sister of Istvan Molnar Jr. (deceased) and Frank Molnar; daughter of the late Istvan and Ilona Molnar. Passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015 peacefully in her sleep after battling ALS. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be...
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Donald Max Smith

September 18, 1929 - April 21, 2015

Donald M. Smith "Max", age 85 of Parma Heights. Beloved husband for 63 years of Jean (nee Schoch); dear father of Cheryl Sochor (Richard), Douglas, and Cindy York (Jay); grandfather of Keith Sochor, Heather Miker, Terra Smith, Chad Smith, Tiffany Wenz, Becca Deel, Brittny Schnur and Justin Schnur ; great-grandfather of Olivia, Kora, Courtney, Jacob, Tyler, Peyton, Malachi and Korbyn. Passed away...
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Eleanor Z. Hodel

April 3, 1925 - April 18, 2015

Eleanor Z. Hodel (nee Sawicki), age 90. Beloved wife of the late Jacob; loving mother of Barba "Bobbi" Ryback (Timothy) and Richard (Gina); grandma of Theresa Hogue (Kirk), Andrew (Christina) and Sara Cart (Harold, Jr.); great-grandma of Harold Cart III "Harry"; sister of Hank Sawicki, Jeanette Montoro (deceased), and Zigmond Sawicki (deceased). Passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015. Memorial...
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Goldie J. (Kitko) Agosto

September 24, 1937 - April 17, 2015

Goldie J. (Kitko) Agosto (nee Wills), 77; beloved wife of Antonio "Poppy" Agosto for 35 years; loving mother of William Kenneth Miller, Charles Anthony Miller, Bobette Lynn Miller, Diana "Kitko" Owens (Randy) and Edward Kitko Jr. (Cindy); loving granny of 15; great granny of 12; loving sister, aunt and friend to many. She was a generous, loving person who put everyone before herself. Passed away...
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Gloria "Cookie" Berger

July 21, 1942 - April 17, 2015

BERGER GLORIA J. 'COOKIE" BERGER, age 72. On April 17, 2015 Our Heavenly Father called his loving servant Cookie home to become His angel. Beloved wife of Emil (Butch) Berger; loving mother of Kim and Michael Berger; dear grandmother of Jenna and Jaclyne Berger; sister of the late Gary Zych and Ruth Garnett; loving aunt of Jeff (Debbie), Gloria (Charlie), Marcy (Miguel) and Charles (Kathy); great...
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Elinor T. Beuther

June 2, 1911 - April 17, 2015

Elinor T. Beuther (nee Thiesse), age 103, formerly of Rocky River, Ohio; beloved wife of 73 years of the late Walter W. Beuther who passed away in November 2006; loving mother of Roberta Stacy of Walnut Creek, California, and William Beuther (Lee) of Brunswick, Ohio; dear grandmother of Kenneth Beuther (Stephanie), Anthony Hill (Barbara), Michael Hill (Laura), and Eric Hill, and great-grandmother...
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Marcene "Marcy" Werner Busch

December 10, 1934 - April 16, 2015

Marcene Werner Busch "Marcy", age 80, went to meet her Lord and Savior on April 16, 2015. Beloved wife of 58 years to John Marx Busch; loving mother of Julie Ann Busch Jones (Joseph), J. Mark Busch (Jennifer nee Vance), Catherine Busch Harvey (Kent) and James H. Busch (Becky nee Burmeister); dear grandmother of Hannah, Sarah, Jacob Busch, Jordan and Marissa Busch and Allyson and Shannon Harvey;...
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Joyce E. Vales

April 4, 1948 - April 15, 2015

JOYCE E. VALES (nee Litke), age 67 of Parma. Beloved wife of Terrence J. Vales for 40 years. Devoted mother of Kelly Satow (Brian) and Aimee Kerlin (Justin), loving grandmother of Camie, Cadence and Caela Satow, cherished daughter of the late John Litke and Bessie Litke (nee Kriz), dear sister of Richard Litke. Passed away on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. In lieu of flowers memorials may be...
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Sivuth Sim

April 12, 1950 - April 13, 2015

Sivuth Sim, age 65; beloved husband of Sipheng; loving father of David, Nakry, Thavy and Soriya; grandfather of Anthony and Nalyna. He was a kind and selfless man who always put the needs of others before his own, a fighter who lived life to the fullest, could make light of any situation, and always make you smile. Sivuth passed away surrounded by his family on Monday, April 13, 2015. Friends may...
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Wilma Maxine Curwin

January 3, 1932 - April 13, 2015

Wilma Maxine Curwin (nee Doty), age 83. Beloved wife of the late David B. Curwin; loving mother of Debra S. Martin (Russell), Daniel N. Curwin (Vicki) and the late David L. Curwin; cherished grandmother of Nicole Cantrell, Joseph Martin, Nathaniel Martin, Philip Martin, Hallie Shoemaker, Kevin Curwin, Matthew Curwin, Eric Curwin and Laura Curwin; great-grandmother of 8. Wilma was a charter member...
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Barbara A. Cagle

June 20, 1939 - April 12, 2015

Barbara A. Cagle (nee Neal), age 75, loving mother of Denise Winter (deceased), William J. Cagle and Michelle L. Rowe (Thomas); cherished grandmother of Sean, Dawn, Brittany and Jason; great-grandmother of 4; dear sister of Patricia Klemanek (Gene) and Larry Neal (Elsie). The family would like to thank Corky for all of her assistance. Barbara passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2015. Funeral service...
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Patricia J. Baker

October 29, 1924 - April 11, 2015

PATRICIA J. BAKER (nee McKernan), age 90 of Parma. Beloved wife of Guy T. Baker for 67 years. Devoted mother of Thomas Baker (Marianne, deceased) and Nancy Schwark, loving grandmother of Justin Schwark, Jennifer Cehelnik (George) and Rebecca Baker, great-grandmother of Tyler Michael Cehelnik, dear sister, aunt and friend. Passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015. In lieu of flowers, memorials may...
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Edwin Marson

July 18, 1922 - April 10, 2015

Edwin C. Marson,Sr.,age 92, of Rocky River, husband of the late Lenore; father of Edwin C. Marson,Jr.; grandfather of Nicholas; brother of John Marson and the late Charles H. and Theodore. Passed away Friday, April 10, 2015. Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, April 15th at 6pm at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center Ridge Road, Fairview Park. 440.333.9774. buschcares.com
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Diana Marie Donley

November 3, 1958 - April 7, 2015

Diana Marie "Diane" Donley (nee Wilson), age 56, of Rittman, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. Diane was born November 3, 1958 in Wooster, Ohio to Martha J. Wilson (nee Fry) and James E. Wilson. She was a 1977 graduate of Rittman High School. Diane has worked for many years at Chase Bank's main branch in Wooster and greatly loved her position at...
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Ralph C. Sievert

October 7, 1921 - April 7, 2015

Ralph C. Sievert, Sr., age 93 of Strongsville; beloved husband of Jeanne (nee Smallsreed) for 64 years; devoted father of Ralph, Jr. (Pamela) and James (Patricia); loving grandfather of Ralph III, Martin, Mary Sievert, and Ann (Andrew) Brent; great-grandfather of Aiden; brother of the late William (Shirley); uncle of Rae Ellen, William, Kimberly and Jaime. Ralph was a Master Mason for 70 years...
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Katherine S. "Kathy" Martines

August 21, 1990 - April 6, 2015

KATHERINE "KATHY" S. MARTINES, age 24 of Chagrin Falls. Devoted mother of Savannah, cherished daughter of Joe Martines (deceased) and Karin Martines (nee Campana), dear sister of Krystal Thompson (Mike), Angela Martines and Victoria Martines, dearest paternal grand-daughter of Joseph Martines (deceased) and Fran Martines (nee Rocco) and maternal grand-daughter of Bill Campana and Karin Campana ...
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Joseph E. Levetsky

July 31, 1927 - April 6, 2015

Joseph E. Levetsky, age 87 of Cleveland; beloved husband of the late Luna Marie (nee Watson); loving father of Mark Levetsky and the late Victoria Levetsky; grandfather of Christopher Levetsky; great grandfather of Amy Thurman. Joseph was cherished by his family and loved by many. He passed away on Monday, April 6, 2015. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to Seasons of Life Hospice, 9511...
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Carol A. Krueger

July 6, 1942 - April 6, 2015

Carol A. Krueger (nee Coffe), Age 72 of North Royalton; Beloved wife of Glenn. Dear mother of Christi Huey (Robert), Glenn, Scott, Tricia, Rebecca (Raymond). Loving grandmother of Cory, Alicia, Robby, Jeremey, Jordan, Leah, Brayden. Carol touched many hearts and fought hard to the very end. She always put others before herself. Passed away Monday April 6, 2015. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy...
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Marlene E. Reckling

August 20, 1931 - April 6, 2015

Marlene E. Reckling (Treichel); beloved wife of the late Melvin L; loving mother of Matthew (Debra) of Texas, Melvin Jr. (deceased) and Maureen Toth; grandmother of Christie Stephens (Brad), Robert Toth, Christopher (deceased) and Andrew Toth; great-grandmother of 5. Passed away April 6, 2015. Funeral Service will be at 11:00am on Friday, April 10 at the funeral home. Interment at Holy Cross...
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Dorothy Mae Budan

July 17, 1924 - April 4, 2015

Dorothy Mae Budan, age 90, of North Royalton. Beloved wife of the late Adolph "Mickey" Budan, loving mother of Diane Joeright (Charles) and Debbie Mottl (Ron), cherished grandmother of Mickey Mottl (Karen), Chad Joeright (Jenny), Craig Joeright (Larisa), Amanda Mottl, Colin Joeright (Morgan), Ron Mottl Jr and Ronda Mottl, great grandmother of Karleigh, Peyton, Samantha, Joshua, Jenavieve,...
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Stella Wilson

January 17, 1944 - April 4, 2015

Stella Wilson (nee Falkowski), age 71, beloved wife of John; loving mother of Derek (Amber Young) and Christopher (Christina); sister of Ann Bernola (John), Betty Singer (Bill, deceased), , Barbara Babel (Ora), and Patricia Holdinsky (John), and aunt of many. Passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015. Stella valiantly fought a 13 year battle with breast cancer with a positive attitude and grace. In...
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Norma Jane Cornell

September 24, 1934 - April 4, 2015

Norma Jane Cornell (nee Scheck), age 80, of Parma Heights, Ohio; beloved wife of 55 years of the late Harry E. Cornell who passed away in March 2010; loving mother of David A. Cornell (Christine), Debra L. Sabo (John), Donna J. Wheaton, and the late Daniel Cornell (Shirley, living); proud grandmother of eight, and great-grandmother of fifteen; dear sister of Barbara McKee, and aunt of many. Norma...
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Adele C. Olszewski

August 23, 1935 - April 3, 2015

Adele Cecelia Olszewski (nee Schmidt) age 79, died April 3 from complications from pneumonia. She was preceded in death by her husband of 26 years Theodore John Olszewski. Survived by her children Theodore Olszewski (Anne), Linda Goodwin (Clyde) and Christine Olszewski; her grandchildren Jennifer Hawe (Michael), Elizabeth Hunt (Alexander), Michelle Magner (Matthew), Patrick Goodwin, Ryan...
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Carol Ann Johnson

May 7, 1941 - April 1, 2015

Carol A. Johnson (nee Struzak), age 73 of Parma; beloved wife of 48 years to Wilburt "Bill" Johnson; loving mother of Curtis Johnson and Christy Bellavia (Andrew); cherished grandmother of Hannah and Brady. Carol enjoyed working with various crafts and loved spending time with her grandchildren. She passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity of...
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Marilyn Naomi Szasz

May 15, 1941 - March 31, 2015

Marilyn Naomi Szasz (nee Miller), age 73, of Strongsville, Ohio; beloved wife of Frank Patrick Szasz; loving mother of Steve Umek (Ellen) of North Royalton, Ohio, and the late Keith Umek who passed away in October 2004; dear sister-in-law of Diane Ziccardi (Mike) and David Szasz; devoted friend of many. Marilyn passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the...
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Timothy Andrew Eakin

April 10, 1956 - March 30, 2015

Timothy A. Eakin, age 58, of North Royalton; beloved husband of Ann Marie (nee Hrdlicka) for 29 years; loving father of Tiffany Woznicki (Christopher), Amanda and Justin; son of Harold (deceased) and Margaret; brother of Janet Muller (Charles) and David (Toshie); uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Timothy was employed by the Ford Motor Company for 40 years. He passed away at home surrounded by...
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Rita A. Johnston

March 11, 1929 - March 29, 2015

RITA A. JOHNSTON (nee Rees), age 86 of Brooklyn, Ohio. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Johnston for 61 years, loving mother of Bobbi Hamm (Pete) , Richard Johnston (Sharon) of Florida and Clare Ann Johnston (deceased), grandmother of 10 and great-grandmother of 10, dear sister of the late Robert Rees. Passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2015. Memorial Mass at St. Thomas More Church, 4170 North Amber...
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Michael McNeilly

June 7, 1962 - March 29, 2015

Michael McNeilly passed away on March 29, 2015. Beloved son of David and Barbara McNeilly (you are forever in our hearts). Brother of David (Loree), Ann, and Daniel (Kim). Grandson of David and Priscilla McNeilly, (both deceased) and Clarence (Pete) and Mary Benesh, (both deceased). Uncle to seven nieces and nephews. Private services will be held. Cremation by Busch Crematory, 7501 Ridge Road,...
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Leonard E. "Gene" Smith

July 12, 1928 - March 29, 2015

Leonard E. Smith "Gene". Age 86, of Parma, OH. Beloved husband of the late Betty Ann (nee Legan). Devoted father of Nila O'Brien (Charles, deceased), Marla Salerno (Lou, deceased), Janice Smith and Gary Smith (Lisa). Loving grandfather of John O'Brien (Leanne), Michael O'Brien (Sarah), Chelsey Salerno, Kyle Smith and Luke Smith. Great grandfather of Tyler, Ryleigh and Jaxson O'Brien. Dear brother...
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Nick Grishin

March 8, 1923 - March 29, 2015

Nick Grishin, 92; loving husband of 65 years to Ursula; cherished father of Vera; grandfather of the late Christine. Passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015; memorials may be made to the American Red Cross, Greater Cleveland Chapter, 3747 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115, or to St. Sergius Russian Orthodox Cathedral, 6520 Broadview Road, Cleveland, OH 44134. Divine Liturgy will be held at the...
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Miriam Buttolph

February 25, 1921 - March 29, 2015

MIRIAM BUTTOLPH (nee Robertson), age 94, beloved wife of the late Earl Buttolph, dear mother of Janis Kerch, Sandra Crist (Edward), Joanne Steneck (Bob) and Laura Draga (Steve), cherished grandmother of Dan (Wendy), Amy (James) and Sally, great grandmother of three. Miriam graduated from St. Luke's School of Nursing and worked almost 50 years as an RN. She passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2015....
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Jane A. Pasierb

December 15, 1953 - March 27, 2015

Jane A. Pasierb, beloved wife of 35 years to Joseph J. Pasierb, Sr.; beloved mother of Marsha Stover (Keith, Sr.), Paul Broschk (Jen), Regina Wendorf (Hearl), Joseph Pasierb, Jr., Christie Pasierb, Terri Pasierb, Domanik Ferraro and Nickolas Ferraro; she was a cherished grandmother; sister of Terry Broschk, Joan Syroney and the lates Clifford and Larry Broschk. She was a loving wife, mother,...
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Sarah Nanni-Stoker

January 1, 1921 - March 26, 2015

SARAH NANNI-STOKER (nee Ali), age 94 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Rocco Nanni and Stan Stoker, devoted mother of Joseph Nanni (Eloise) and William Nanni, Sr. (Kendra), step-mother of Joseph Stoker (Linda) and Jerry Stoker (Joanni), loving grandmother of Yvonne Ehlert (Pat), Robyn Hershberger (Dave), Michelle Nash (Todd), Rocco Nanni (Stephanie), William Nanni (Daysha), Joseph Nanni (Meghan)...
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Violet H. "Vi" Prager

August 9, 1928 - March 26, 2015

Violet H. "Vi" Prager (nee Reant), 86: loving wife of the late Albert J. Prager; beloved mother of Thomas Prager (Mary) and Rev. Karen Wolcott (Rick); cherished grandmother of Jarrod Prager (Michelle), Adam Prager, Brady Huffman and Bethany Wolcott; great-grandmother of Nathan Prager; sister of Louise Muchewicz and the late Marcella Fulmer and Mary Emery; special aunt of Jackie McKrell. Passed...
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Georgia A. Lorek

April 14, 1931 - March 25, 2015

Georgia A. Lorek (nee Rorabeck), age 83, of North Royalton, Ohio; dearest sweetheart and wife of 58 years of Richard John Lorek; loving mother of Barbara Capone (Joseph) of Strongsville, Ohio, John Lorek (Jennifer) of Fairview Park, Ohio, and Kimberly Kusek (Ted) of Richfield, Ohio; dear grandmother of Pierce Capone, Elise Capone, Briana Capone, Nicholas Capone, Mason Lorek, Dakota Lorek, Brady...
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Harriet R. (nee Rohrbaugh) Ossman

July 18, 1928 - March 25, 2015

HARRIET R. OSSMAN (nee Rohrbaugh), age 86 of Parma. Beloved wife of Wilbur R. Ossman for 63 years, devoted mother of Linda O. Lackey (David) of Strongsville, loving grandmother of Benjamin Specht, Emily Specht, Alexander Lackey and Meredith Lackey; dearest daughter of the late Rev. Harry J. Rohrbaugh and Anna E. Rohrbaugh (nee Williard), dear sister of the late Rev. Paul E. Rohrbaugh (Marian,...
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Carol (nee Smith) Markovich

July 1, 1945 - March 24, 2015

Carol Markovich (nee Smith), age 69; Loving wife of George Markovich; beloved mother of Carol Hyvarinen of Maple Hts., Barbara Kamps (David) of Creston, Wendy Mascoline of Berea and Suzanne Frank (Chris Chverchko) of Euclid; grandmother of James Hyvarinen, Jeanne Williams (Vincent), Joshua Hyvarinen and Sherri Mascoline (Dustin Perez); great-grandmother of Michael Hyvarinen, Julia Straight,...
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Phyllis J. Sammartano

May 19, 1930 - March 24, 2015

PHYLLIS J. SAMMARTANO, age 84 of North Royalton. Cherished daughter of the late Joseph and Vera Sammartano (nee Eggleston). Phyllis being an only child really felt her friends were her family. She had many, many dear friends that have gone before her. She will be truly missed by those she leaves behind. Passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to the St. Jude Childrens...
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Neal E. Kronika

August 29, 1928 - March 24, 2015

Neal E. Kronika, age 86 of Parma. Beloved husband of the late Diva; dear father of Alan (Nordeen); dear friend of Chris Vanni; son of the late Edward and Wilma and friend of many. The family requests donations to Parma Animal Shelter, 6260 State Road, Parma, OH 44134 or to The MetroHealth Foundation, Building for The Future Fund, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109. The Funeral Service...
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Judy A. Weber

August 23, 1939 - March 22, 2015

Judy A. Weber (nee Schmidt), age 75 of Parma, beloved wife of Dale of 56 years; loving mother of Debbie Janko (Mike), Sandy Stergios (Aaron), and Patti Brauer (Ken); and proud grandma of seven. Passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015. Memorials may be forwarded to American Stroke Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma, on...
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Richard E. Gross

July 22, 1927 - March 22, 2015

Richard E. Gross, 87, of Parma Hts., beloved husband of 64 years of Jeannine Gross (nee Lang); loving father of Dale Gross, Ron Gross (Sue), Jim "OJ" Gross (Colleen), and Terrianne Fick (Dr. Sam); dear grandfather of Chip, Rick, Joe, Beth, David, Kevin, Adam, Stephanie, Kym, and MJ, and great-grandfather of 6; brother of the late Donald Gross. Mr. Gross was a U.S. Army veteran and a Cleveland...
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Christine Cecil

June 19, 1945 - March 21, 2015

Christine L. Cecil, age 69. Made the trip home to the Lord on March 21, 2015. Beloved daughter of Louise (nee Arko) and John Cecil (both deceased); dearest sister of Dolores (Eddie) England and Jack (Lee) Cecil; beloved aunt to Pat (Andy) Sabol, Rob (Malaky) Cecil, and Melanie (Joe) Joltin; Loving great aunt, favorite cousin, godmother, and friend to many. Chris graduated from Warr, Hts. High...
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Peg E. Spontelli

July 15, 1932 - March 21, 2015

PEG E. SPONTELLI (nee Boehm), age 82 of Seven Hills. Beloved wife of the late Leonard Spontelli, devoted mother of Kenneth Spontelli (Gail) and Thomas Spontelli, loving grandmother of five, dear sister of Bob Boehm (deceased) (Grace, deceased), and Eljorie Mason (Paul, deceased), cherished aunt and friend of many. Peg was a member of the North Coast Sailing Singles and the United States Power...
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Victoria Clise

January 4, 1924 - March 19, 2015

Victoria Clise (nee Scudder), 91 of Parma; beloved wife of the late Ronald for 63 years; loving mother of Calla Schulte (Henry), Cathy Neczypor (Ken) and Carrie Gladyszewski (Daniel); dear grandmother of Alex, Zachary, Victoria, Alissa, Carly and Leah; great grandmother of Logan; sister of Gretta Conley and friend of many. Passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015. Interment Sunset Memorial Park...
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Sylvia Kovar

February 3, 1916 - March 18, 2015

Sylvia Kovar, 99: beloved cousin of Gloria Guinnip; aunt of Gloria Skipworth, Pat Packer and Sandra Dennison; friend of many. Preceeded in death by parents, Ben and Clara and brother Ben. She was an emeritus member of Kiwanis. Passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Memorials may be made to Willowood Care Center, 1186 Haddock Rd., Brunswick, OH 44212. Interment at Riverside Cemetery. Funeral...
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Germaine D. Zakel

March 18, 1933 - March 18, 2015

Germaine D. Zakel (nee Senay). Age 82. With family at her side, passed away on her birthday following a long battle with cancer. Her hope and faith always remained strong. Her real joy and hobby was as a seamstress, lovingly seweing and hemming for her expanded family. Proud retiree of 29 years at the US Postal Service. The daughter of Harvey and Virginia Senay (deceased), Gerry is survived...
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Frances Margaret Crisafi

December 13, 1939 - March 17, 2015

Frances Margaret "Fran" Crisafi (nee Murino), age 75, of Cleveland, Ohio. Our beloved mother went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. Loving mother of Kenneth Crisafi, Gina Crisafi, Mary Crisafi, and Daniel Crisafi. Dear grandmother of 12 and great-grandmother of 7. Dearest sister of David Murino (Hortense), Gloria Galmarini (Armond), the late Mary Kus and the late...
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Cynthia A. Burline

December 31, 1952 - March 17, 2015

CYNTHIA A. BURLINE (nee Feldkamp), age 62 of Parma. Loving mother of Robert J. Burline (deceased), Patricia Ann Fisher (Robert), Santo Burline, Jr. (Carrie) and Sean Dwight Burline, loving grandmother of 6, dear sister of Kathleen Demma (Michael) and the following deceased: Robert Feldkamp, Joseph Feldkamp, James Feldkamp and Richard Feldkamp, cherished life long friend of Bonnie Piskac. Passed...
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Carol Florentine Walters

December 9, 1921 - March 16, 2015

Carol Florentine Walters (nee Leuthjohn) passed away peacefully on Monday, March 16, 2015 at the age of 93. She lived a long, full, and happy life. Carol spent most of her life in Cleveland, Ohio, before joining her daughter and family in Atlanta during her golden years. She was Salutatorian of her class at J.F. Rhodes High School in Cleveland, attended business school, and married the love of...
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Harry L. Beckett

January 27, 1923 - March 16, 2015

Harry L. Beckett, age 92; beloved husband of the late Eileen (nee Bergmann); loving father of Douglas, Daryl (Louise) and Dale (Joyce); grandpa of Danielle and Samuel and brother of the late William. Preceded in death by parents, Lewis and Clara. Harry was a proud Mason and a US Army Veteran of foreign wars. He passed away on Monday, March 16, 2015. Funeral service at the funeral home on Friday,...
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Peter William Patakos

July 10, 1947 - March 15, 2015

Peter William Patakos, Age 67. Entered into rest 3/15/15. He was a Lifelong resident of Parma, OH. Beloved brother of Mary Schillace, Sophia Cassano, John Patakos and Stacey Reszler (Jim). Uncle of many. Memorial service on Saturday, April 18, at 1pm at St. John Lutheran Church, 8888 Prospect Rd. Strongsville, OH 44149. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 440-842-7800
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Richard Scheuering

May 15, 1932 - March 13, 2015

Richard Scheuering, age 82 of Brooklyn, Ohio, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015. Beloved husband for 62 years of Roberta (nee Roop); loving father of Fred (Nancy) and Allen (Diane); dear grandfather of Matt (Leslie), Mark, Lindsay (deceased), Lauren and Alex; great-grandfather of Harper and Clark. Richard served in the US Army in the Korean War and was a long time 32nd degree Mason. In lieu...
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Elwood C. Hassinger

March 12, 2015

Dr. Elwood C. Hassinger, age 86 of Parma, a Chiropractor in Parma for 45 years, passed away Thursday, March 12, 2015. He was the only Chiropractor practicing in Parma, Ohio when he established offices on Broadview Road in 1953. He graduated from James Ford Rhodes High School in Cleveland in 1946, served with the U.S. Army in Trieste, Italy and after his tour of duty was accepted at Lincoln...
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Dorothy Ward

August 15, 1926 - March 11, 2015

Dorothy Ward (nee Gilbert), age 88. Beloved wife of Jim for 22 years; the best mom of Kathy Schnell, Jenny Peresta (Margaret Nunley) and Gary Peresta (Kim); gramma of Samantha and Erika Schnell; great-gramma to Sydney; gramma of Nicholas, Andrew, Levi, Nelson, and Bela Peresta; step-mother of Debi Fronius, the late Lyn Sydenstricker, and Sandy Mayich; Step-gramma of A.J., Joe, and Nick; preceded...
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Marianne Lesniak

June 17, 1953 - March 11, 2015

MARIANNE LESNIAK (nee Swet), age 61 of Parma. Beloved wife of Dennis P. Lesniak for 35 years. Devoted mother of Amy Hirzel (Greg), loving daughter of the late Michael Swet and Helen Swet (nee Gorski), dearest sister of Sharon Sherman (Vance), Richard Swet, Daniel Swet and Deborah Swet, cherished aunt, daughter-in-law, sister and friend. Passed away on Wednesday March 11, 2015. Memorials may be...
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Susan J. Kaczorowski

July 12, 1924 - March 9, 2015

Susan J. Kaczorowski (nee Pawlowski), age 90 of Parma Heights. Loving wife of the late Bruno Kaczorowski; beloved mother of Frank, Robert (Donna), the late Barbara Zorn (John, deceased), Irene Chippy (Mitchell) and Edward (Gail); cherished grandmother of Angi Patsue, Jamie Molnar (Leeona), Joseph Chippy (Jessica Harland), Rainee Kaczorowski, Heather Facey, Jessica Kerlin (Joshua), Daniel...
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Robert J. French

June 2, 1934 - March 9, 2015

Robert J. French, 80, of Parma, Passed away peacefully on Monday, March 9, at University Hospitals Parma Medical Center. Bob was preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Louise, and a grandchild, Philip. A retired Captain of the Parma Fire Department and a perpetual do-it-yourselfer, Robert was known as a honest hard worker. He leaves behind four children: Renee (Mark) Churnega,...
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Dorothy Newport

July 8, 1924 - March 8, 2015

Dorothy Newport (nee Mach), age 90, beloved wife of the late Mortimer G. of 35 years; loving mother of the late William, Andrew, Mary (David), and the late Margaret; grandmother of Nina; sister of Jerry; and aunt of Wayne, Alan, and Annette. Passed away Sunday, March 8th, 2015. Cremation by Busch Crematory. 440-842-7800
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Helen J. Komer

April 16, 1931 - March 7, 2015

Helen J. Komer (nee Corcoran), 83, beloved wife of the late Robert Komer; dear mother of Pamela Komer, Jan Porto, Robert Komer, and Samuel; beloved grandmother of Kelly Danik, Ivy & Carly Filbin, Michael, Jacob & Chad Porto, and Benjamin and Kyle Komer, and great-grandmother of 5. Mrs. Komer passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Memorial Mass to be celebrated Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 9:30 A.M...
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Michael Charles Thies

October 4, 1979 - March 7, 2015

Michael Charles Thies, age 35, of Cleveland, Ohio; loving father of Michael D. Thies and Ryan Reginelli; beloved companion of Jen Reginelli; dear son of Michael L. Thies (Vicky) and Diane M. DiVincenzo (Nino); dearest brother of Anthony DiVincenzo, Robert DiVincenzo, Christine DiVincenzo, William Summers, Joshua Monroe, and Jessica Summers; nephew, cousin and friend to many. Michael passed away...
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John C. Slykerman

October 9, 1942 - March 7, 2015

John Slykerman, age 72. Loving husband for 50 years to Patricia (nee Terrell); father of Charles (Donna) and Pamela Laguna (Rick); grandfather of Suzanne Yancey (Robert), Stephen Slykerman, and Ricky, Julian and Victor Laguna; great-grandfather to Dylan and Dean Yancey; brother of Marie Fletcher (Roland), Rosemary Ramsey (Donald), Peter Slykerman (deceased), Julia Schroeder (Charles), Elaine...
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Betty Kinsner

May 15, 1928 - March 7, 2015

Betty Kinsner (nee Bidner) died on March 7, 2015, after a brief illness. Betty was born on May 15, 1928, in Youngstown, Ohio. She was the fifth of six children, sister to the late Carl Bidner, Louise Tettemer, Helen Majetich, John Bidner, and Robert Bidner. She received her bachelor's degree in Bacteriology from Ohio State University in 1950, and worked as a lab technician following her...
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Erhardt R. Weber

January 18, 1926 - March 6, 2015

Erhardt R. Weber, age 89, of North Olmsted, beloved husband of 67 years of Arleen E. Weber (nee Renner); loving father of David Weber (Paula) and Tim Weber (Judy); dear grandfather of Robert Weber and Josef Weber; brother of the late Eleanor Waugh (Robert, deceased), Adela Glitzenstein (John, deceased), and Raymond Weber (Lois, living); uncle of many nieces and nephews. Mr. Weber was a U.S. Navy...
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Samuel S. De Balzo

February 16, 1929 - March 6, 2015

Samuel S. De Balzo, age 86, beloved husband of Esther (nee Mauser) of 47 years; loving father of Linda (Mick), Esther Ann, and Sandra (Brian); beloved grandpa of Marie, Thomas, Rachel, Hannah, and Greg; brother of Robert and Irene; and Daddy to his adoring cat Beauty. Passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Friday, March 6th, 2015. Prayer service at the funeral home on Tuesday, March...
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Raymond R. Page III

June 25, 1937 - March 6, 2015

Raymond R. Page, age 77; Loving husband of Shirley A. (nee Gutwirth); dear father of Raymond (Charlotte), Joseph, Laura Sullivan (Jim) and Denise Malinak (Thomas); grandfather of Ashley and Dylan. Preceded in death by his parents Raymond and Elvera (nee Schmidt). Labor Local #310 member for 50 years. Treasurer of the Silver and Gray bowling league and President of the Huff-n-Puffers. Memorial...
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Winston Mathus Skates

February 12, 1927 - March 3, 2015

WINSTON MATHUS SKATES, 88, Dear Husband of the late Mary Jane; Loving Father of Sally Delambo (Peter), Barbara Petkovic (Vladimir); Cherished Grandfather of Matthew Weber; Devoted Brother of Nathaniel, Murlene, Reba, Omar Lee and Vernell; Dear Friend of Michael Weber; World War II Navy Veteran. Passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Interment will be Friday, March 6 at Lakeview Cemetery following...
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Robert P. Kovach

May 22, 1928 - March 1, 2015

Robert P. Kovach, age 86 of Parma; passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Marilyn R. Kovach; loving father of Susan M. Kovach-Bertele (Joseph Bertele, deceased) and Robert F. Kovach (Christine Heysen-Kovach); dearest grandfather of Danielle M. Miller (deceased) and Rachelle A. Miller; great-grandfather of Jacob Miller; Son of the late Peter and Theresa (nee Bobal)...
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Theodore J. Benko

May 29, 1920 - March 1, 2015

Theodore J. Benko, 94, longtime resident of Independence, Ohio and recent resident of Pearl Crossings in Strongsville, Ohio. Beloved husband for 57 years of the late Marjorie (nee Lipps); dear brother of the late Katherine Miller (Charles, deceased), Stephen (Lois, deceased), and John (Phyllis, deceased); dear brother-in-law of Colleen Skalecki (Edward, deceased); loving uncle of Robert, Gary ...
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James J. "Sticker" Stokowski

March 1, 1939 - February 28, 2015

James J. "Sticker" Stokowski, age 75 of North Royalton. Preceded in death by his parents Anthony J. and Jeanette (nee Bombalicki) Stokowski; loving father of Wayne Stokowski, Kasha (Scott) Januszewski, John (Theresa) Stokowski, Tony Stokowski, Maurio Stokowski, Aime Stokowski, and Amanda Kovats; grandfather of Cody, Kara, David, Danny, Kristin, Adrianna, Arrabella and Cameron; brother of Joanne...
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