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

Alfred L. Monti

May 1, 1922 - March 20, 2017

ALFRED L. MONTI, age 94 of Parma. Beloved husband of the late Dina Monti (nee Bardini). Devoted father of Adriana Monti (Andy Say); dearest son of the late Jack and Mary Monti (nee Bersola); dear brother of the following deceased: John Monti, Lena Sterlini, Maurice Monti and Peter Monti; cherished uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017. In lieu of flowers memorials may...
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Charlotte Marie Ptak Karolewski

May 22, 1934 - March 20, 2017

CHARLOTTE MARIE PTAK KAROLEWSKI, age 82, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 20, 2017. She was the loving wife of Henry (deceased) for 59 years; proud mother of Rebecca Stacho (Dwight) and Nancy Ross (Jason); and adoring Bashie to Jack and Andrew Ross. Charlotte was the beloved daughter of Frank Ptak and Charlotte Ptak Windau (both deceased); and cherished big sister to Rosalie (nee Ptak)...
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William R. Ryan

June 12, 1922 - March 18, 2017

William R. Ryan, "Wild Bill" age 94 of Cleveland. Beloved husband of the late LaVerne E. (nee Lenc) for 65 years; loving father of Dale (Dyanah), Bruce (Karen) and Scott (Lisa); cherished grandfather of Kim Ryan, Katie Gillisse (Ken) and Kristy Thorp (Cameron) ; great grandpa to Kenny, Klaire and Emily; brother of Marge Gemeiner and Richard Ryan (both deceased). Bill loved doing activities with...
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Michael Lotter

May 6, 1988 - March 18, 2017

MICHAEL LOTTER, 28, of Parma Hts.; beloved son of Michael and Marianne (nee Tziktzis) Lutter; loving brother of Charlie Lutter, Nichole Lutter, Marianne Hezam (Tawfik), and Dimitri Lutter; cherished uncle of Omar and Sofia; dear grandson of the late Niki and Spuros; nephew of Kriti and the late Pete Hatzopoulos and Nick Tziktzis; cousin of many. Michael passed away suddenly on Saturday, March 18,...
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Robert J. Wanat

August 22, 1935 - March 18, 2017

Robert J. Wanat, age 81, beloved husband of Carole (deceased); loving father of Cheryl Pfeil (Tom); devoted grandfather of Jason and Nicholas; great-grandfather (Papa Bob) of Abigail and Riley. Preceded in death by his parents, John and Josephine and his sister, Joan Irwin (Tom). He was loved and will be truly missed by his family and friends. Bob passed away suddenly on the beach in Florida on...
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Wayne Rudolph Schmidt, Sr.

February 22, 1929 - March 16, 2017

Wayne Rudolph Schmidt Sr., age 88. Beloved Husband of Olga (nee Host) of 62 years; He died at home surrounded by family on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Loving Dad of Kathryn Peterson (Gary), Kenneth (Joanie), Karen, Kolleen Smith (Michael), and Wayne Jr.; Grandpa of Heather (Kyle), Julianna, Hanna, Lily, Joseph; Great-Grandpa of Lincoln; Brother of Jane Bowman. The funeral service will be at 1:30pm...
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Irving Henry Brakeman

July 22, 1919 - March 16, 2017

Irving Henry Brakeman, 97. Cherished father of Brian (Cheryl), Audrey Mitchell, and Bruce (Nancy); dear grandfather of eight – Sean, Scott, Christine Mitchell, Kelly Liskay, Todd Mitchell, Stacy Robinson, Rachel Freeman, and Rebecca Brakeman; great-grandfather of twelve; and great-great-grandfather of one. Preceded in death by his beloved wife for 62 years, Norma Fay (nee Lytle); parents...
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Suzanne Durinka

April 13, 1927 - March 16, 2017

Suzanne Durinka (née Piljan), 89, of Seven Hills, beloved wife of the late John; loving mother of Robert (Kathleen, deceased), Ronald (Jacqueline), and John, devoted grandmother of Joel, Alexander, Tyler, and Colby John. Passed away March 16, 2017 in her favorite place, her home, wearing a Christmas present from her grandson Alex. Suzanne made the world's best chocolate chip cookies; she was an...
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Bernard Joseph "Bernie" Nofel

April 5, 1935 - March 15, 2017

Bernard Joseph "Bernie" Nofel, age 81, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of Kathy Nofel (nee Perz); loving father of Bernard Nofel (Carla), John Nofel (Lucy), Richard Nofel (Stephanie), and Kathleen Nofel; dear grandfather of Carol, Christen, John, Ricky, Dustin, and Amanda, and great-grandfather of 10; brother of Norma Bieganski, Bernice Maroon (Thomas), and the late Menara (Joseph) and...
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Catherine M. Vernier

December 9, 1921 - March 14, 2017

Catherine M. Vernier, age 95. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Vernier and the late Howard G. Tennebar; dear mother of Stanley Vernier (Barbara), Howard P. Tennebar (deceased) and the late Marilyn Schillo (Jeff); cherished grandmother of Kurt, Colin, Ryan, Matt (Kristin), Natalie Hudak (Andy), Greg (Erin), Melissa Armstrong (Andy), Stanley, Jack and the late Dawn; great grandmother of Sophia,...
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John R. Unkefer

May 2, 1947 - March 13, 2017

John R. Unkefer, 69, beloved father of John R. Unkefer II (Rebecca); Grandfather of Evelyn; Brother of Jill Baker (Lucian); Uncle and cousin to many. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Jean Unkefer. Companion of many years to Marybeth Zimmer. Passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 7501 Ridge Rd, Parma, Ohio, on Tuesday, March 21, 2017...
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William J. Fohs

December 23, 1927 - March 11, 2017

WILLIAM J. FOHS, age 89 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of Phyllis L. Fohs for 64 years. Loving cousin and friend of many. Passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to Southwest Residential Hospice, 18659 Drake Road, Strongsville, Oh. 44136. Service at the funeral home on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 1:00 PM. Interment at North Royalton Cemetery....
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Barbara Luketic

September 17, 1941 - March 10, 2017

Barbara A. Luketic (nee Richnafsky), age 75 of North Royalton. Loving wife of 57 years to her High School Sweetheart, Al Luketic; beloved mom of Alan (Missy "M") and Cynthia Luketic-Romito (Vladimiro "Vlad"); cherished Grandma of Tara, Cody, Kyli, Austin and Allison; dear sister of Verna Jurkovich (Paul), Richard (late Susan), Stephen (Nancy), John (Pam), Mary Ann Brock deceased (late Ralph) and...
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Donna Marie Atherton

November 14, 1934 - March 9, 2017

Donna Marie Atherton (nee Zajicek), 82, of Rocky River. Loving daughter of the late James and Agnes Zajicek; mother of Lisa Smith (Kenneth), Anthony Atherton and Lora Atherton, grandmother of Amalie Eichas (Brian), Ariel Brusvold (Kenneth), Callie Smith, Adam Albainy and Charlotte Albainy; great-grandmother of Caleb, Jacob, and Zachary Eichas; sister of Marlene Parker (Steve, dec.) and Janis...
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Donald R. Hiller

November 9, 1938 - March 9, 2017

DONALD R. HILLER, age 78 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of Janet Hiller (nee Newman) for 60 years. Devoted father of Tammy Dietz (David), Susan Baier (Martin) and Pamela Becker (Carl); loving grandfather of Justin Dietz (Melanie), Heather Alley (Jason), Kristen and Jennifer Becker, Alex and Hannah Baier; great-grandfather of Cameron, Landon and Skyler Dietz; dear brother of Donna Feuerstein...
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Dorothy M. Moody

December 17, 1914 - March 8, 2017

DOROTHY M. MOODY (nee Haskell), age 102 of Brook Park. Beloved wife of the late Harry A. Moody; loving mother of Donald J. Moody and Ralph E. Moody; dear sister of the following deceased: Roger W. Haskell, Edith L. Haskell, James A. Haskell, Raymond E. Haskell and Jack N. Haskell; cherished aunt and friend of many. Passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Memorial may be forwarded the Alzheimer's...
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Donald L. Close

April 7, 1922 - March 6, 2017

Donald L. Close, age 94 of Strongsville; beloved husband of Margaret "Midge" Close; loving father of Jeff Close (Terry); Leslie Warrington (Gary), Thomas Harris (Joyce), Lynn Harris, and the late Edward Harris; dear grandfather of Lauren Close, Maya Hauck, Shawn, Tommy, and Heather Harris; great-grandfather of three. Passed away with his family by his side on Monday, March 6, 2017. Graveside...
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Peggy Lee Arcudia

December 8, 1946 - March 3, 2017

Peggy Lee Arcudia (nee Ray), age 70, beloved mother of Roger Phillips (Laurie); step mother of Lisa Pearsall (Pete); grandmother of Christopher, Adam, Brittany, and Emily; sister of Tim Ray (Susann); cousin and friend of many. Passed away suddenly Friday, March 03, 2017. Graveside service Friday, March 10 at Lutheran Cemetery, 4566 Pearl Road, Cleveland at 1:30pm. 440-842-7800
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Robert L. Carpenter

May 1, 1934 - February 28, 2017

Robert L. Carpenter "Bob" beloved husband of Lela (nee Roberts); loving father of Robert Edward "Eddie" and Robin Lynn Wypasek (John); cherished grandfather of Daniel and Ryan Wypasek and best friend and spiritual advisor Brother Ronald Sabo; son of the late T. Cecil and the late Lacy (nee Mace). Bob entered into final rest on February 28, 2017. He proudly served his country as a member of the US...
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Larry Swartz

May 20, 1940 - February 28, 2017

Larry Swartz, age 76; beloved husband of Linda of 56 years; fun, loving father of John, Kathy Oscker (Mark), Suzanne Jazwa (Jerry), and Krissy; grandfather of Sarah, Dan, Jon, Josiah, Eric, and Justin; great-grandfather of William, Logan, Cara, and Hailey (deceased); brother of Dennis (Cindy). Passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Larry loved to fish, camp, and loved life. He also loved...
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James Alan Kassor

February 7, 1946 - February 26, 2017

James A. "Jim" Kassor, age 71, of Parma Heights, Ohio; beloved husband of Debbie Zito; loving dad of John Zito (Michelle), and Jason Jendl; dearest Papa of Julianna Zito; son of the late Robert and Jeanne (nee Coleman ) Kassor; brother of the late Gary Kassor; cherished uncle of Curtis Kassor (Tea Youn), Kimberly Rose (Brady), Corinne Kassor, and many more nieces and nephews and great-nieces and...
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Beverly Forbes

April 18, 1927 - February 26, 2017

Beverly Forbes (nee Nicholson), age 89 of Parma Heights and of Lakeland FL. Beloved wife of the late William Forbes; loving mother of Susan and Scott; cherished grandmother of Kyle Forbes. Beverly was a member for over 50 years of Middleburg Heights Community Church. She retired from Tri-C Western Campus. A kind and generous soul, she will be sorely missed by all. Beverly passed away on Sunday,...
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Alice Tyrone

January 26, 1933 - February 26, 2017

Alice E. Tyrone (nee: Christman), 84, of N. Olmsted. Loving wife of 49 years to Charles H.; mother of Pamela Jones, Michael Jones (Peggy), Scott Jones (Beth), Patty Schmidt (Bryan) and John Tyrone; grandmother of Amy Bunch, Megan Lehane (Bob), Sarah Kufel (Nate), Ryan Jones, Mike Jones, Chris Morley, Dan Jones, Alex Morley and Kate Jones; great-grandmother of Corrine, Lilly and Emmy; sister of...
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Richard "RAGS" Gemmel

December 19, 1948 - February 25, 2017

Richard "RAGS" Gemmel, age 68, brother of Patricia Marion (Patsy), Robert (deceased)(Edna), and Kenneth Harris (Wanda), uncle, great uncle, great great uncle, and friend of many. Preceded in death by parents, Robert and Alberta. Passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017. Memorial service to be held at a later date. Private interment at Lakeview Cemetery. 440-842-7800 www.buschcares.com
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Eric Seitz

February 23, 2017

Eric Bennett "Ric" Seitz, 65, of Elyria, unexpectedly passed away in his sleep on Thursday evening, February 23, 2017, at his residence. He was born December 10, 1951 in Lima to Charles and Shirley Seitz. Eric was a 1970 graduate of Avon Lake High School. He married in 1986 to Vicki Lynn Case. He grew up in Avon Lake and made his home in Elyria for the last 30 years. Ric loved Ohio State...
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Phillip Hagedorn

November 22, 1966 - February 22, 2017

Phillip John Hagedorn was called home by our Heavenly Father on February 22, 2017. Beloved son of Phillip Louis Hagedorn and the late Karen Louise Chomos; treasured brother of Rachel, Miriam, David and Christopher; cherished uncle of Joseph, Jacob, Nicholas, Emma, Zachary and Julia; dearly loved nephew and cousin to many; and a truly devoted friend to all the lives he touched. In lieu of flowers,...
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Gene E Lafferty, Jr. "Champ"

July 20, 1955 - February 22, 2017

Gene E. Lafferty, Jr. "Champ", 61, passed away at his home in Spencer, OH on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. He was born July 20, 19455 in Crown Hill, West Virginia. Gene was employed at the Ford Motor Company for 30 years in the Lorain, Avon, and Brook Park plants. He enjoyed fishing, wrestling, listening to music, and camping. Mr. Lafferty is survived by his sons Gene Lafferty, III, Jeffrey...
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Joyce Ann Anderson

February 26, 1949 - February 22, 2017

JOYCE A. ANDERSON (nee Hynek, also Findley), age 67 of Parma Heights. Beloved wife of James Anderson for 20 years. Devoted mother of Karen Westfall (Scott), Vicki Stamper (Gary), Debbie Lightcap (Greg), Cathy Findley (Jon Sarrocco) and Chrissy Findley; loving grandmother of Vanessa, Jessica, Alexis, Rebecca, Lauren, Jack, Kayla, Greg, and Lexi; great-grandmother of Christian; dear sister of James...
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Martha Andrejko

April 26, 1939 - February 22, 2017

Martha Helen Andrejko (née Golden), 77, of Elyria, Ohio was born in Cleveland and had been a long time resident of Brunswick, entered into our Lord's care on February 22, 2017 due to complications from an aggressive infection. She is preceded in death by her son, Christopher John Joseph Andrejko, husband, Bernard Anthony Andrejko, and brother, Michael Golden. She is survived by her daughters,...
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Chris Poulos

July 17, 1946 - February 21, 2017

Chris Poulos, age 70; beloved husband of Ellie of 47 years; devoted, loving, and amusing father of Deena Beke (Tony), Michelle Imhof (Michael), and Christopher (Marie); grandfather of Danny, Kailyn, Giada, Ava, and Mia; brother of Marty (Wendy) and the late Victoria Casper. Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be forwarded to...
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Marilyn A. Pierce

December 6, 1953 - February 21, 2017

MARILYN A. PIERCE (nee Shepherd), age 63 of Parma. Beloved wife of Michael Ronald Pierce for 45 years. Devoted mother of Michael Ryan Pierce (fiance Vicki). Cherished daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Shepherd (nee Dusik); dear sister of Sandra Wendzicki (deceased) (David) and Ron Shepherd (Lynn); dearest aunt of Heather, Amanda, Chris and Tessa; friend of many. Passed away on Tuesday,...
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Mary Carmel Cooper

July 7, 1928 - February 21, 2017

Mary Carmel Cooper (née McDonagh), 88, of Berea passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Thomas J. Cooper; loving mother of Maria Reid (Bob), Geraldine, Virginia, Margaret Choong (Patrick), Thomas (the late Karen), Gerard, Jim (Patti), Steve (Kristen), and Angela (Gerald); cherished grandmother of 12 and great-grandmother of 9; sister of Therese McDonagh, the late Patrick...
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Patricia L. Pierog

October 19, 1948 - February 21, 2017

PATRICIA L. PIEROG (nee Boyle), age 68 of Parma. Beloved wife of Joseph J. Pierog for 41 years. Devoted mother of Joseph R. Pierog and Adam M. Pierog (Krista Brokos); loving grandmother of Morgan A. Pierog, Ryan and Grace; dear sister-in-law of Rose "Tootsie" Jablonski (Al) and Patricia Brown (Dick); cherished aunt and friend of many. Passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Prayer service at...
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George Szymanski

August 23, 1946 - February 21, 2017

George Szymanski, age 70 of North Royalton. Beloved husband of 46 years to Carol (nee Dovala); loving father of Cindi Szymanski; dear brother of Eve Cottier (Jim, deceased) and cherished uncle of Kelly and Richard (Annette). George was a proud Marine who served during the Vietnam War. He also loved to read. George passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2017. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests...
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Doris Dray

July 19, 1921 - February 20, 2017

Doris Dray (nee Meinzen), 95, of Rocky River, beloved wife of the late William; loving mother of David (Barbara) and the late Belinda Litty; devoted grandmother of Michael Litty (Jamie), Stacey Church (Jonathan); Aimee Lorkovic (Rob) and Karmi Jones; Gram of Martina, Madeline, Ethan, Ben, Zach, Jacob and Caleb; mother in law of David Litty (Cheryl). Passed away Monday, February 20, 2017. Funeral...
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Grayce (nee Mandanici) Romano

June 15, 1939 - February 20, 2017

Grayce M. Romano (nee Mandanici), age 77. Beloved wife of 46 years to the late Joseph F. Romano; loving mother of Vicki Camardo (Frank), Frank Romano (Kristine) and Denise Romano; cherished grandmother of Sam (Lindsey), Frank (Ainsley), Max (Amanda), Joseph, Benjamin and Isabella and dear sister of Marilyn Rapczynski (Raymond). Grayce passed away Monday February 20, 2017. The family suggests...
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Andrew Borosh

August 10, 1931 - February 20, 2017

Andrew Borosh, age 85. He was an inspiration to all of us with his positive attitude and love of life. He loved music and would play Frank Sinatra songs. He and the love of his life Betty (nee Fenko), were married 63 years. He was the father of David Borosh (Cyndi), Dan Borosh (Randi), Debbie Kandrach (Chip), and the late baby Andrew. He was the Grandpa to Ellie, Abby, Colin, Brittan, Daphne,...
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Paul Chupek

February 19, 2017

PAUL N. CHUPEK Paul was rerouted to Heaven on his last flight February 19, 2017. Age 65, he was a pilot employed with Flight Options since 2000 working as a Hawker Check Airman and most recently as a Lead Check Airman in the Phenom Program. He is preceded in death by his parents Paul & Mary Chupek. He is survived by his loving siblings Nancy Riopelle (Buzz), Tom (Kris) and his loving...
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Christine Piecuch

March 4, 1985 - February 19, 2017

Christine Piecuch, age 31 of Parma; loving daughter of Dennis and Rosalyn Piecuch and dear sister of Matthew and Missy. Passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Memorial service at 10am on Thursday, February 23 at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 RIDGE ROAD, PARMA. Inurnment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. 440-842-7800
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Eleanor "Ellie" (nee Shredl) Luecht

April 7, 1931 - February 17, 2017

ELEANOR "ELLIE" LUECHT (nee Shredl), 85, beloved wife of Gordon; loving mother of Gayle, Susan, Michael (Bonnie), Jeffrey (Diane), Gregory (Kristy), Brian (Yasmin); grandmother of Joy, Caitlyn, Justin, Kayla, Richard, Robert (Sarah), Cory, Christopher, Marc, Michael, Mia; great-grandmother of Nathaniel, Ryan, McKenna. Passed away Friday, February 17, 2017. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be...
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Kurt G. Grabo

February 8, 1927 - February 16, 2017

Kurt G. Grabo, age 90, of Seven Hills, Ohio; beloved husband of the late Rosanne Grabo (nee Kubicek) who passed away in March 2007; loving father of Kurt M. Grabo (Susan) and Keith E. Grabo (Helen); dear grandfather of Sarah Grabo (Justin Ramey), Kurt J. Grabo (Jessica), U.S. Air Force First Lt. Katie Capple (Neal), Matthew Grabo (Emily Cook, fiancée), Amanda Grabo, Melissa Bendau (Derrick) and...
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Joe D. Rose, Jr.

November 1, 1950 - February 15, 2017

JOE D. ROSE, Jr. of Parma. Beloved husband of Paula Rose for 28 years. Devoted father of Michelle, Melissa, Nicole and Ryan; loving grandfather of three; loved son of the late Louise Knight; dear brother of Bill (Kathy), Maryann, Linda (late husband Bill), Carl (Bonnie), Penny (Rubert) and Joanne (Gary); cherished uncle and friend of many. Joe was a veteran of the Vietnam War, where he received...
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Judith (nee Liptak) Gulley

September 1, 1937 - February 15, 2017

JUDITH A. GULLEY, (nee Liptak), 79, loving mother of Richard (Denise), Curtis (Susan), and the late Chris; dear grandmother of Kelly Lattner (Chris), Jaime Brown (Nate), Andrea Zrnich (Simon), Jeff Gulley (Abbey), Michael Gulley (Katie), and Rebecca Gulley; cherished great-grandmother of 9; sister of the late Lynette Klostermeyer and Leslie Nelson. Passed away February 15, 2017. In lieu of...
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Georgia Schade

June 29, 1923 - February 15, 2017

Georgia Schade (née Rakusan), 93, of Rocky River passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Beloved mother of Karen Main (Bradley) and Ronald (Christine); cherished grandmother of Melissa Foster (Jonathan), Brian Main (Jamie), Una Schade, and Geoffrey Schade. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106. Friends may call at the...
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Jean Marie Gluvna

December 9, 1923 - February 14, 2017

Jean Marie Gluvna (nee Lyons), age 93; beloved wife of the late William R. Gluvna who passed away in January 2005; loving mother of Pamela Barnes (Peter), Patricia Pleines (Robert), Terrence Gluvna, the late Mary Gluvna, the late Carolyn Gluvna, and the late Daniel Gluvna; dear grandmother of Katherine, Robert, Jr., and Philip; aunt and friend of many. Jean passed away on Tuesday, February 14,...
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Neal H. Winston

August 21, 1934 - February 13, 2017

Neal H. Winston, Age 82. Beloved husband of the late Diana (nee Felker). Dear father of Teri Pistininzi, Stephen Winston (Sonya), and the late Tami Burke and Mary Winston. Grandfather of William Zigman, Lyndsey O'Shea, Shelby Burke, Vanessa Pistininzi, and Trevor, Andrew and Alec Winston and the late Guy Pistininzi Jr. Great grandfather of 6. Passed away Monday February 13, 2017. Memorials may be...
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Mary Flynn

May 13, 1933 - February 13, 2017

Mary J. Flynn (née O'Connor), 83, passed away peacefully Monday, February 13, 2017 at her home in Brighton Gardens of Westlake with her children at her side. Beloved wife of the late Eugene F. Flynn, Jr.; cherished mother of Joseph (Catherine), Mark (Silvia), Michael (Debbie), Rosemary Pritchard (Tom), Carol Scheible, and Margaret Morrison. She was blessed with 17 grandchildren and one great...
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James C. White, Sr.

February 14, 1946 - February 13, 2017

James C. White, Sr., age 70, of Hinckley, Ohio; beloved husband of MaryAnn White (nee Rogers); loving father of Jim White, Jr. (Miranda Vonhauger, fiancée), and Mike White (Kati 1.0); dear grandfather of Heather Ashforth (Brian), Tony White (Kati 2.0), Holly Ryan (Andy), and Mikey White, and great-grandfather of Brian and Noah; brother of Doris Geddis (Don, deceased), and brother-in-law of Joan...
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Mildred Mae Aber

February 14, 1933 - February 13, 2017

Mildred M. Aber (nee Nonamaker), age 83 of Westlake; beloved wife of Carl and the late Patrick McGinty and Kenneth Richard Spearing; loving mother of Ken Spearing (Susan), Barbara Stec (Jim), Gina "Virginia" Monson (John) and the late Donna Marie Spearing; grandmother of Kenny, Ricky (Victoria), Billy, Callie (Bill), Jimmy (Kimberly), Kimberly (Justin), Stacey (Rion), John R. (Kelsey), Andrew ...
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Steven Michael "Steve" Rodano

August 8, 1970 - February 12, 2017

Steven Michael "Steve" Rodano, age 46, of Parma Heights, Ohio; beloved husband of Leah R. Rodano (nee Foust) for 20 years; loving father of Ashley Rodano, Tyler Rodano, and Cassidy Rodano; dear son of Peggy Hammer, and the late Dennis Rodano; cherished brother of Denne Rodano and Angie Rodano; namesake of his uncle Steven G. Rodano; nephew, cousin, uncle and friend to many. Doer of the Dew,...
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Paul G. Berkild

March 8, 1921 - February 12, 2017

Paul Berkild, 95, of Rocky River. Beloved husband of the late Eleanor. Loving father of Brenda and Brian (Debra). Dear brother of the late Helle, Signe and Ingeborg Berkild. Loving uncle to many. Went home to be with the Lord Sunday, February 12, 2017. Private services will be held. Interment at Riverside Cemetery in Cleveland. BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center Ridge Road, Fairview Park. 440-333...
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Alice Constance Bruce

November 16, 1929 - February 11, 2017

Alice Constance Bruce (nee Yessler), 87, of Lakewood passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Ames Hospice House after a 10 year battle with cancer. Alice was born on November 16, 1929 in Cleveland to parents Victor and Mildred (nee Ayorai). Alice started as a waitress and moved to hostess at the Theatrical Grill in Cleveland. In her nearly 40 years there, it was nothing for her to...
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Dorothy M. Reinker

February 11, 2017

DOROTHY M. REINKER (nee Drude). Beloved wife of the late William F. Reinker for 59 years. Loving mother of Daniel (Sarah), David (Nancy), Sandra Simon (Reed) and Lisa Spinelli (Chuck); dear grandmother of Lydia, Peter, Marissa, Ralph, Sam, Fred and Nicholas; dear sister of Edward Drude; dearest aunt of Jeffrey, Gregory (deceased), Nancy, Susan, Linda, Roger (Denise), Donald, Joan (deceased),...
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Steven Thomas

January 15, 1984 - February 9, 2017

Steven S. Thomas, age 33. Loving son of Teresa (nee Shook) Thomas and the late Sam L. Thomas; cherished brother of James Thomas and Brittney Price (Rob); former husband of the late Katie (nee Miller) Thomas; grandson, nephew and cousin of many. Steven loved comedy, kayaking, hunting and being outdoors in the country. Steven passed away February 9, 2017. A celebration of Steven's life will be at...
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Richard "Cowboy" Allen Yanacsek

February 25, 1944 - February 9, 2017

Richard "Cowboy" Allen Yanacsek, age 72; beloved husband of Janet Yanascek; loving father of David (Lesa) and Bryan (Pam); cherished grandfather of David, Meagan, Susan, Ronnie and Grant; great-grandfather of Shelby and Rylee; dear brother of Jim (late Marge), Bill, Bob and Jane Swiger (John). Dick was an uncle, great uncle and a dear friend and will be truly missed by all. He was a graduate of...
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Samuel A. Jacob

June 24, 1926 - February 9, 2017

SAMUEL A. JACOB, age 90 of Parma Heights, OH. Beloved husband of Joy Jacob (nee Varghese); devoted father of Baby Grace A. Jacob (deceased), Ivy A. Morgan (David), Ivan S. Jacob (Joan), Irene A. Varghese (Ajit) and Iona A. Kurian (Leslie); loving grandfather of Devin Jacob (fiance, Lindsay), Sara Swagatha (Ranjeeth), Janessa Jacob, Joshua Varghese (Taylor), Spencer Jacob, Kylie Morgan, Jada...
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Nona May Beniard

May 26, 1930 - February 9, 2017

NONA MAY OTTAWAY BENIARD, 86, of Medina Township passed away on February 9, 2017. Nona was born May 26, 1930 in Erie, Pennsylvania to Ruth and Rache Ottaway. She graduated from Strong Vincent High School in 1947 and attended Penn State University, where she met her husband Marion (Ben) Beniard. Nona and Ben were married in 1950 in Erie, Pennsylvania. The couple moved to Cleveland, Ohio and had...
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Leroy Miracle

July 5, 1925 - February 9, 2017

Leroy Miracle, 91, beloved husband of 65 years to Jule (nee Kopp); dear brother of 5 siblings; cherished uncle and great uncle of many. Passed away February 9, 2017. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was involved in the collecting of information on hurricanes. He retired from the FAA. Graveside service will be at 1:00 pm. Monday, February 13, 2017 at Brooklyn Heights Cemetery. Friends may...
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Bruce Schwarz

June 22, 1956 - February 8, 2017

Bruce Schwarz, 60, of Bay Village passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Beloved husband of Stephanie (née Garvin); amazing step-father of Brittanie Elliott and Kyle Kalis; loving grandfather of Aidan and Brooke Shumay; dear brother of Mary Schwarz (Charlotte); nephew and cousin of many; special cousin of Betty Ferrall (Ed), Michelle Ferrall, Nate Ferrall and Kathleen Quinn, and Madelyn...
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George R. Cripe

October 7, 1938 - February 6, 2017

George R. Cripe, 79, of Avon Lake. Loving husband of 58 years to Nancy (Holtman); caring father of Kevin (loving friend,Melissa); dear brother of James (Sharon); sister-in-law Diana; and the late Richard (loving friend and brother). Served in the Air Force. Worked at Bowling Green State University from 1967-2002 as the Director of Technical Services, and was the first person to teach people there...
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Carol Ann "Carrie" Kochalko

January 28, 1957 - February 6, 2017

Carol Ann "Carrie" Kochalko (nee Nowak) age 60 of Parma. Beloved wife of 34 years to Edward Kochalko; loving mother of Ashley Kochalko and Kaitlin Kochalko; cherished grandmother of Marko Milosavljevic. Carrie was a fun loving person who leaves behind many friends. She passed away Monday February 6, 2017 with her family by her side. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude...
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Eugene Earl Myers

June 24, 1923 - February 6, 2017

EUGENE EARL MYERS, 93, passed peacefully February 6, 2017 in Concord, NC. Born June 24, 1923 in Salem, OH to Raymond Irl and Kathleen Englert Myers, he had one older brother, Lewis, who passed in 1955. Earl was known as 'Gene' to his Salem relatives and signed his name as such when writing to his mother from the Pacific in WWII. Following basic training in Norfolk, VA, he completed officer...
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Robert Louis Neumann

October 30, 1931 - February 5, 2017

Robert Louis "Bob" Neumann, age 85, of Seven Hills, Ohio; beloved husband of 62 years of Clara D. Neumann (nee Diesler), to whom he was married in 1955; loving father of Mark Neumann (Deborah), Thomas Neumann (Laura), and Sandra Laborie (Douglas); dear grandfather of Terence Neumann (Allison), Virginia Habig (Jason), Patrick Neumann (Meagan), Cassandra Neumann, Bradly Neumann, Stephanie Neumann,...
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Hortense W. Loughead

January 19, 1921 - February 5, 2017

Hortense W. Loughead (nee White), age 96 of Lakewood; beloved wife of the late Leo Vincent Loughead, Sr.; loving mother of Leo, Jr. (Barbara), J. Douglas (Elizabeth), Marie Snider and Lucy Miller (Glenn); caring grandmother of Leo III, Sara Brown, Laura Wilson, J.D., Ian Thomas and Kelly and great-grandmother of nine passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 5, 2017. In lieu of flowers,...
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Ronald R. Rectenwald, Sr.

February 21, 1959 - February 1, 2017

Ronald R. Rectenwald, Sr., age 57, of Cleveland, Ohio; son of Phyllis (nee Hyland) and the late Clarence. Companion to his beloved dog, Angel. Brother of the late Vickie Truxal, Sharon Gorham (Jack), Kathy Smosny (the late Allen), Robin Atkins (Virgil), Randy, Tamera Duliba (Steven), Tracy (Jacque), and Scott. Father of Ronald. Loving Grandfather to Destini and Arabella. Cherished Uncle and Great...
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Clarice M. "Tootsie" Gardner

May 6, 1930 - February 1, 2017

CLARICE M. "Tootsie" GARDNER (nee Gutendorf), age 86 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Gardner; devoted mother of the late Robyn C. Gardner; cherished daughter of the late Clarence and Johanna Gutendorf (nee Stoiser); dear sister of the following deceased: Joseph Gutendorf, Marie Gibala-Kvaska and Gus Gutendorf; cherished aunt of Shirley Lauerhass (Keith) and many others; special...
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Raymond T. Ventura

November 29, 1929 - January 31, 2017

Raymond T. "Sarge" Ventura, 87, of Parma, OH, passed away on January 31, 2017 after a 54 year struggle with cancer. He was born in Cleveland, OH, on November 29, 1929, son of the late Fred and Mary (Cesa) Ventura. Raymond was a retired custodian for the Cleveland Public School System. He was a determined, courageous, and proud man who enjoyed sports (both as a player and spectator), gardening,...
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Donald Duane Clark

July 16, 1936 - January 30, 2017

Donald Duane Clark, age 80; beloved husband of Kathleen L. Clark (nee Neville); loving father of Christine Pajestka (Joseph), Anne Wilin (Louis), and Cynthia O'Farrell (John); dear grandfather of Joseph Pajestka, Jr. (Egle), Nicole Kachouba (Taras), Kent Wilin, and Elizabeth, Rachel and Carolyn Brooker, and great-grandfather of Tyler Pajestka; son of the late Richard and Bessie (nee Burris) Clark...
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Thomas A. Prager

November 30, 1953 - January 29, 2017

Thomas Albert Prager, age 63 of Cleveland. Beloved husband of 42 years to Mary (nee Gobel); loving father of Jarrod (Michelle) and Adam (Susannah); cherished grandfather of Nathan and Mason Prager and Brayden Hahn; son of the late Albert and Violet Prager; dear brother of Rev. Karen Wolcott (Rick); nephew of Thomas R. Prager of Covina, CA, cousin and uncle of many. Funeral Services will be at...
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Rex H. Warland

October 20, 1938 - January 29, 2017

Rex H. Warland, age 78, of State College. Beloved husband of 55 years of Carol (nee Martinson); loving father of Brett Warland (Kari) of Rocky River, Ohio and Mari Gaudet (Rich) of Hauppauge, New York; grandfather of Courtney, Tristin and Treyten Warland, Tyler and Jayci Gaudet; brother of Steven Warland and Betsy Warland both of Vancouver, BC. Passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Memorials...
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Francis Joseph Bacho

October 26, 1944 - January 28, 2017

FRANCIS "Joe" BACHO, age 72 of Parma. Father of Colleen Gerlach; cherished son of the late Joseph Bacho and Catherine Bacho (nee Palsha); dear brother of David Bacho (deceased) (Patti, living), Michael Bacho (Terri), Anthony Bacho and Judy O'Brien (Gary); brother-in-law of Edie Bacho; cherished uncle of Kristi Bacho and numerous others; dear friend of many. Joe was a dedicated Vietnam Veteran. In...
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Joseph E. Surovec

April 14, 1933 - January 28, 2017

JOSEPH E. SUROVEC, age 83 of Parma. Beloved husband of Doris "May" Surovec (nee McCort); devoted father of Annia Schiappa (Brion), Marcy Glover (Kevin), Joe (Anita), Libby Grube (Larry), Penny Lapp (George), Cindy Wathey (Alan), Christine Proppe' (John), Teresa Schlenkerman (Tom) and Jerome Pabin (Tammy); loving grandfather of 21 and great-grandfather of 13. Passed away on Saturday, January 28,...
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Richard L. "Butch" Smith

May 7, 1949 - January 27, 2017

Richard L. Smith "Butch", age 67, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was a US Army Vietnam veteran who worked for LTV Steel for 25 years and later retired as a Manager at IDS. Rich was the husband of Terry for 46 years; Father of Kimberley Crisafi and Kelley Pertz (Chris); Papa to Tyler, Noah, and Amber; Brother of Mickey Shaffer, Jeffrey Smith (Karen), and the...
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John Allen Wasiloff

April 17, 1937 - January 26, 2017

John Allen Wasiloff, age 79; passed away January 26, 2017 from complications of Alzheimer's. John was the beloved son of William and Eleanor (nee Black) Wasiloff (both deceased), and leaves behind a small number of cousins. John was born in Cleveland, Ohio on April 17, 1937, joined the United States Air Force as an Aircraft/Engine Mechanic. Upon his discharge, he worked for J&L Steel until...
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Carl M. Winters

November 20, 1930 - January 26, 2017

CARL M. WINTERS, age 86 of Parma. Beloved husband of Jeanne Winters (nee Pischel) for 52 years. Devoted father of Elizabeth Winters (deceased) and twins Jennifer and Jeffrey Winters; loving grandfather of Jeffrey Winters, Jr. (deceased), Justin and Cassie Winters and Kayla King; dear brother of Joyce Carlson and the following deceased: Al, Ben and Dan Winters; cherished uncle and friend of many....
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George Lester Simmons, Jr.

March 21, 1925 - January 24, 2017

George Lester Simmons, Jr., age 91, of North Royalton, Ohio, and formerly of Parma, Ohio; beloved husband for 63 years of the late Luise L. Simmons (nee Stutz) who passed away in October 2016; loving father of George L. Simmons, III (Patty) of North Royalton, Ohio, and Karen Simmons Homstead (Allan) of Albuquerque, New Mexico; dear brother of Martha E. McKinnon (Jim); brother-in-law of the late...
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Lucille H. Seither

October 6, 1912 - January 24, 2017

Lucille H. Seither (nee Kelly) Age 104, born October 6, 1912, passed away on January 24, 2017. Beloved daughter of Charles Presley and Sylvia Presley Kelly (both deceased); cherished mother of Donna McConnell (Ronald, deceased); dear sister of Beatrice Salley (deceased) and sister in law of James Salley (deceased); adored aunt of Sharon Salley Foy (Michael) and Pat Salley Currivan (John); and...
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Donald "The Gov" McGovern

September 19, 1931 - January 24, 2017

Donald M. McGovern, "The Gov", age 86, passed away January 24, 2017. Beloved husband of 53 years to Judith A. McGovern; loving father of Jim (Laurie) and John (Lisa); cherished grandfather of Michael, Kevin, Frankie and Arthur; dear brother of the late Earl A. McGovern and brother-in-law of Lila McGovern. Don was considered by most as the life of the party and he loved having fun. He spent a lot...
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Robert V. Zito

August 12, 1924 - January 23, 2017

ROBERT V. ZITO ​Passed away in the morning of January 23, 2017. Bob was born in Geneva, Ohio on August 12, 1924, and was Brother to James, V.Eugene, and Mary Louise ( Butler) all deceased. Bob is survived by Wife Irene, Sons Chris (wife Chari) and Greg (wife Melissa), Brother in Law Jack Butler, Sister in Law Margaret Zito, and Nieces and Nephews Julainne Layman, Zachary Zito, Jim, Jack,...
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Rakesh Jagetia

April 16, 1968 - January 22, 2017

RAKESH JAGETIA, 48, died unexpectedly on Sunday, January 22, 2017. He was born on April 16, 1968 in Johnson City, TN, and is survived by his children, Sarina, Rishab and Rahil; their mother, Sangeeta; his parents, Lal and Shanta; his brothers, Anil (Karla) and Sameer (Swati); and a multitude of family and friends. Rakesh practiced as a Radiation Oncologist, and recently received an MBA degree,...
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James Jerome Pinchot

February 16, 1939 - January 20, 2017

James J. "Jim" Pinchot, age 77, of Parma; beloved husband of 56 years of Phyllis A. Pinchot (nee Fortini); loving father of James Michael Pinchot (Lisa), and Michael John Pinchot; dear grandfather of Shannon Cornhoff (Tim), and Sarah Viccarone (Eric), and great-grandfather of Violet, and two great-grandchildren due in April and July; brother of Donna Barracato (Al), Jack Pinchot (Joyce), and the...
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Leo Bartel

August 9, 1927 - January 20, 2017

Leo Bartel, 89, beloved husband of Helga M. (nee Loorz). Loving father of Paul (Marion) and Monica Crawford. Devoted grandfather of Lucas and Lars. Dear brother of Eugene (Edith), Hedwig Giesz, Lidia Badziong (Herbert) and Renate Mueller. Passed away, Friday, January 20, 2017. Funeral Service at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 7500 State Rd., Parma, Monday January 23 at 10:30am. Interment at...
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June Rose Dommin

June 24, 1933 - January 19, 2017

June Rose Dommin (nee Kuhns), 83, of N. Royalton; beloved wife of Dale A. Dommin for 61 years; loving mother of Scott Dommin and James Dommin; dear sister of the late Patricia Grand; daughter of the late Francis J. and Ann M. (nee Bart) Kuhns; aunt to many nieces and nephews and friend to many. June was born in Cleveland in June 1933, and was a 1951 graduate of J.F. Rhodes H.S. She passed away on...
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Irene G. Kazura

August 15, 1923 - January 19, 2017

IRENE G. KAZURA (nee Madej), age 93 of Parma Heights. Beloved wife of the late Walter Kazura. Devoted mother of James Kazura (Helen Foley) and Jane Herget (deceased) (James, living); loving grandmother of Ellen Grossenbaugh (Steve), Eileen and Gillian Kazura, Lauren Herget and Elizabeth Herget; great-grandmother of Carson and Nicolette Grossenbaugh; cherished aunt to many nieces and nephews,...
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Victoria Steigert

February 28, 1928 - January 19, 2017

VICTORIA STEIGERT (nee Schon), age 88 of Seven Hills. Beloved wife of Robert Steigert for 59 years. Devoted mother of Herbert Steigert (Laura), Edgar Steigert (Robin) and Harry Steigert (Barbara); loving grandmother of Armand, Ethan (Brittany), Elysia, Eden (Jerry) and Nathan; great-grandmother of Uriah and Boaz; dear sister of Irmgard Bopple (Ted) and Kataherina Slattery (Phillip) and the...
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Carl F. Guenther

October 17, 1927 - January 18, 2017

Carl F. Guenther (89), beloved husband of Esther R. (nee Pfaff) for 66 years; loving father of Gary (Barbara), Dale (Lorraine), Linda Prill (Al); cherished grandfather of eight; dear brother of Bernice Guenther, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017. Carl loved being outdoors, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family. In the early years of his employment, he owned and operated...
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Joyce Margaret Finohr

April 28, 1947 - January 18, 2017

Joyce Margaret Finohr (nee Hemeyer), age 69, of Cleveland, Ohio; beloved wife of 50 years of David P. Finohr; loving mother of Michael Finohr and Shana Bassell; dear sister of Joseph Hemeyer, and the late Edward Hemeyer; cherished aunt and friend of many. Joyce passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the...
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George "Pete" Schumacker III

June 2, 1936 - January 16, 2017

George P. "Pete" Schumacker,III, 80, of Rocky River and The Villages, FL., beloved husband for 53 years to the late LaMar (Nee Marshall); loving father of Scott (Kelly), Cynthia Schumacker and the late Todd; devoted grandfather of Connor, Brandon, and Olivia; dear son of the late George P, II, and Dodie; uncle of Bonnie Greive (Dennis), Sharon Morris (Rob), Heather McCrea and Marj Grainer (the...
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Dorothy "Dottie" Murawski

August 16, 1934 - January 15, 2017

DOROTHY "DOTTIE" MURAWSKI (nee Sanda), age 82. Entered into eternal rest peacefully Sunday, January 15, 2017. She was the beloved wife of the late Alexander Murawski (deceased) for 38 years; loving mother of David; stepmother of Lawrence (Pamela), and Charles (Maryla); grandmother and great grandmother. Sister of Fay Thatcher. Dottie was born August 16, 1934 in Cleveland, OH. Dottie married her...
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Deborah Waid

August 27, 1954 - January 14, 2017

Debbie M.Waid (nee Wnuczek), age 62 of Parma. Beloved wife of the late Brian L. Sr.; loving mother of Brian L. Jr. (Lisa), Chris (Cyndi) and Scott (Alecia); cherished grandmother of Leah MacDonald, C.J. and Lucas; dear sister of Mike Wnuczek (Jan) and Judy Kerman (Rick). Debbie was a loving mom and grandmother. She passed away Saturday January 14, 2017. Memorial Services will be at 7pm on Friday...
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Patricia Ann "Pat" McIntire

August 11, 1947 - January 14, 2017

Patricia Ann "Pat" McIntire (nee Wenger), age 69, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Edward J. McIntire who passed away in April 2010; loving mother of Teri Berwald (Chris) of Richfield, Ohio, Eddie McIntire (Laurie) of Massillon, Ohio, and Mike McIntire (Amy) of North Royalton, Ohio; dear grandmother of Emily, Ryan, Jack, Ashley, Kylie, Brooke, Brie, Madison and Millie; daughter...
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Robert L. Hanak

March 5, 1926 - January 14, 2017

ROBERT L. HANAK , age 90 of Parma. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth "Ruth" Hanak (nee Satanek); devoted father of Robert "Bob" Hanak (Tina) and Mark Hanak (Jane); loving grandfather of Courtney, Sterling, Shawn and Shannon Hanak; dear brother of Helen Alspach (Tim) and Esther Matas (Paul); cherished uncle and friend of many. Bob was a proud alumni of The Ohio State University. He was a...
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Barbara E. Karpinski

July 5, 1926 - January 14, 2017

Barbara E. Karpinski, 90, of Parma. Loving wife of Mike; mother of Karen Bacik (Brian) and Diane Eccleston (Steve); grandmother of Kelli Thorton (Zach), Gregory Eccleston (Amanda), Jason Bacik (Kara), Scott Eccleston (Julie) and Jared Bacik (Kristen); great-grandmother of Brady, Eliza, Ellie, Asher and Ethan; sister of Marion, Eleanor and the late Ruth and John. Passed away Saturday, January 14,...
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Walter Anthony Scherler

October 31, 1934 - January 11, 2017

WALTER A. SCHERLER, age 82 of Garfield Heights. Beloved husband of Mary G. Scherler (nee Johnson) for 60 years. Devoted father of Karen L. Foley (Edward M.), Bryan W. Scherler and Scott K. Scherler (Angela); loving grandfather of Rachel Farr (Ryan), Elise Collman (Kyle), Megan Foley, Joshua Scherler and Anna Scherler; great grandfather of Colton and Mason Farr; dear brother of Raymond Scherler ...
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Joan Louise Karam

June 25, 1927 - January 10, 2017

Joan Louise Karam (nee Cory), age 89, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved wife for 65 years of the late Ralph G. Karam who passed away in October 2015; loving mother of Mark Karam (Sharon), Pam Laughlin (Keith), and the late Michael A. Karam (Willa, living) who passed away in May 2016; cherished "Sitto" of Mikey (deceased), Monica (Ernie), Matt, Mary, Nancy (Mike), Lisa (Jamie ), Marissa (Lou),...
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Joseph Kaman

March 21, 1949 - January 10, 2017

JOSEPH KAMAN, age 67 of Parma. Beloved husband of Mary Kaman (nee Osborn) for 43 years. Devoted father of Allison Walsh (Patrick), Meredith Davidson (Joel) and Lindsay Streck (Kevin); loving grandfather of Kaylee, Elijah and Joshua Davidson and Connor Walsh and Baby Streck on the way; cherished son of Josef Kaman (deceased) and Margareth Kaman (nee Kaderle); dear brother of Elsa Gorlitz (Dave)...
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Almar T. "Al" Widiger

July 7, 1926 - January 7, 2017

Almar T. "Al" Widiger, age 90, of Parma, Ohio, passed away suddenly at the Thomas Perciak Residential Hospice in Strongsville, Ohio on Saturday, January 7, 2017, with his wife Jan by his side, after losing his third battle with an extremely rare and aggressive cancer. Al was born and raised in Cicero, Illinois, graduated from Morton High School and attended Morton Junior College for two years...
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James A. Busta

October 3, 1951 - January 4, 2017

James A. Busta, Age 65 of Parma; beloved husband of Frances (nee Fulkerson); dear father of Matthew (Cassie) and Julianne Zack (Eric); son of the late Charles and Ann (nee Ondak); brother of Kathleen Kolick (Daniel), Richard (Lisa) and the late Charles (Bonita, surviving); uncle of Caroline, Kristin, Allison, Hallie, Anna and Emily; dearest friend of Tim and Cheryl Franczak. Passed away on...
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Susan "Sandra" Schulenberg

January 3, 1938 - January 3, 2017

Susan "Sandra" Schulenberg, 79, of Fairview Park; cherished wife to the late Richard D. Schulenberg; beloved mother of Keith R. and Brian W. (Maria); loving grandmother of Emma L., Sophia K. and Nicholas W., a dear sister of William Smith (Cathy); aunt of Kyler and Kinsie Smith. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Angela Merici Parish, 20970 Lorain Road, Fairview Park on Saturday,...
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Lillian Frances Wrobleski

December 5, 1930 - January 2, 2017

Lillian Frances Wrobleski (nee Madeja). Age 86; beloved daughter of Walter and Sophie Madeja (both deceased); loving mother of the late John Wrobleski, Jr.; dear sister of Elaine Houck; cherished aunt of Judy McCarty and many other nieces and nephews; dearest cousin of Mary Kremyar. Lillian passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017. Memorials may be forwarded to Cypress Hospice, 2 Berea Commons, Ste...
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