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

John J. Holub

July 24, 1924 - November 26, 2016

John J. Holub, 92, of Westlake, dear son of the late John A. and Anna E. (nee Hudak); beloved brother of Maryann Grabe (Thomas), Marge Holub and the late Bernard; friend and cousin of many. Passed away peacefully November 26, 2016. John was a graduate of St. Wendelin's class of 1938 and Benedictine class of 1942. He was a proud WWII Navy Veteran and active in St. Bernadette Parish, Westlake. He...
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Barbara Z. Cook

August 22, 1925 - November 25, 2016

Barbara Z. Cook (nee Zuhars), Age 91. Beloved wife of the late Daniel G. Cook, M.D. Dear mother of Russell Cook (Elisabeth) and Dale Cook (Char). Loving grandmother of Daniel R. Cook, David R. Cook, Thomas D. Cook and Samuel J. Cook. Great grandmother of Tristan R. Cook. Sister of the late Samuel Zuhars (Betty). Sister-in-law of David and Elaine Cook. A graduate of Ohio State University and life...
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Corrine R. Laule

January 28, 1923 - November 22, 2016

Corrine Laule (nee Schwartz), age 93, born in Avon, Ohio returned to our Lord on November 22, 2016. Beloved wife of 58 years to Carl (deceased). Loving mother of Linda (Richard) Peebles, Nancy Voss (deceased), Mary Kay (Gary) Nied, Carl (Barbara), Janis (Ed) Fasko, Patrice Maddox, Jodi Valentik (Kurt Meinberg) and James. Grandmother of 22; great-grandmother of 9. Sister of Rita Druso, Doris...
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Helen C. Beatty

November 23, 1925 - November 17, 2016

Helen C. Beatty (nee Calvin), 90, beloved wife of 60 years to the late Robert E.;dear mother of Calvin, Phillip, Lynnette Shuttleworth (Jim) and Jane Ann; loving grandmother of Monte, Randi, Joan, Tyler, Jason, Naryan and the late Chad; great-grandmother of Brendan and Tanner. Passed away Thursday, November 17, 2016. Helen was dearly loved and well taken care of by all of her friends on "Team Hon...
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JoAnn Gibson Houck

May 30, 1923 - November 14, 2016

JoAnn Gibson Houck, "Gibby and Mom-O" of Lakewood, Ohio died peacefully on Monday, November 14, 2016 at the age of 93. She was preceded by her brother, David Gibson. For 72 wonderful years, she was married to her husband, Robert Houck (Bob-O); mother to Katherine "Kay" Rennels (Jack) and Nancy Marquard (Michael); beloved grandmother to Matt Marquard, Molly Rennels Lazzara (Nick), Brandon Marquard...
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Florence Sheets

November 7, 1923 - November 13, 2016

Florence A. Sheets (nee Piechocinski) age 93, of Westlake. Loving wife of Richard; mother of Karen Johnson (Ed), Janice Perkins (Dan) and Rosemary Wilson (David); grandmother of Amy and Tracy Johnson, David Johnson (Michelle), Stephanie Helman (Todd),Michelle and Courtney Perkins, Brittany Gee (Bryan), Brian and Brooke Wilson; great-grandmother of Noah and Ashlyn Johnson and Elliot Gee; sister of...
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Mary Rita Auer

June 28, 1926 - November 12, 2016

Mary Rita Auer (nee Braun), 90, of Rocky River, beloved wife of the late Paul G.; loving mother of George P., Edward C., Robert J. (Sophia), Carol A. Guenthner (Mark), Thomas A., and the late Janet M.; grandmother of 6; sister of Charles and the late Conrad Braun. Passed away Saturday, November 12, 2016. Memorials may be forwarded to, St. Christopher Church. Prayer service at the funeral home,...
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Naomi Miller

May 20, 1935 - November 9, 2016

Naomi J. Miller (nee Lynn), 81, beloved wife of the late David; mother of Richard (Janet), David, Shawn (Laura Kelley) and the late Michael; grandmother of Melissa, Jennie, Christopher, Naomi, Kaleb and Nathan; great-grandmother of many; sister of Pete Lynn. Passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2016. Memorial contributions may be made to Cleveland Metroparks Zoological Society, 3900 Wildlife Way,...
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Eleanor E. Wisor

August 6, 1918 - November 3, 2016

ELEANOR E. WISOR (nee Forespring), age 98. Beloved wife of the late Harry Wisor; devoted mother of Peggy Hanson, Sally Graul (Roger), Connie Smith (Tim), Sam Wisor (Chris), Mark Wisor (Carol) and the late Matthew Wisor; loving grandmother of Paul, Amy, Elizabeth, Zachary, Jacob and the late Timothy; great-grandmother of 6; dear sister of the following deceased: Carolyn Deardorff, Elaine Carroll,...
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David Lawrence Baker

September 5, 1926 - November 2, 2016

David Lawrence Baker peacefully passed away on November 2,2016 at the ripe old age of 90 years. He will be deeply missed by his wife of 65 years, Virginia (Dede) (nee Bartlett) and his daughters, Ann (Roger) Knauer, Melissa (Tim) Henahan and Kim (Kirby) Gallagher. Seven grandchildren, Lauren (Tom) Stahl, David and Kim Knauer, Ryan Henahan and Riley, Kit and Aidan Gallagher filled his life with...
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Andrew G. Balogh

December 22, 1958 - October 25, 2016

Andrew G. Balogh, 57, of Westlake, beloved father of Victoria Winter (Lance); loving fiance of Janet Nagy. Passed away suddenly on October 25, 2016. A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 4, 7pm, at the Cross Pointe Community Church, 1800 Columbia Rd., Westlake, 44145. www.buschcares.com 440-333-9774
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John J. McLaren

May 6, 1926 - October 19, 2016

John J. McLaren (1926-2016) died peacefully surrounded by his loved ones October 19th. John was born in Cleveland, Ohio to George & Mary (O'Malley) McLaren. John served in the Navy during WWII. He saw action aboard the USS Morris, on which he served, and survived a Kamikaze attack. After serving in the Navy, he met and married Margaret Gorman, the love of his life. They moved to South Bend in the...
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Rita Ann Bock

April 6, 1929 - October 18, 2016

Rita Ann Bock (nee Schaefer), 87, of Rocky River; beloved wife of the late Edward E.; loving mother of Edward Paul Bock II (Andrea Marie); dear grandmother of Edward Emmett II and Emily Ann Bock; sister of Donna Batts (Roy), Carol Nichols (Jim) and Ronald Schaefer (Sylvia); loving aunt. Passed away on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve,...
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Eleanor J. Mack

September 21, 1944 - October 13, 2016

ELEANOR "ELLIE" MACK, age 72 of Westlake. Cherished daughter of the late John and Florence Mack; dear sister of Richard F. Mack (Sandra) of Mesa, Az. Ellie taught medical secretary courses for 30 years with the Cleveland Public Schools. She loved traveling and especially cruising. She volunteered at St. John Medical Center since 1998. She loved music and sang in many choirs. Ellie passed away on...
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Linda Kay Schmidt

October 22, 1950 - October 12, 2016

Linda Kay Schmidt (nee Duncan), 65, of North Olmsted, beloved wife of Theodore; loving mother of Lisa Scott (Jason), Aaron (Sarah) and Matthew; devoted "Mom" to Mallory, Avarey and Colby, and "Grammy" to Axel and Ayla; sister of Randal K. Duncan and the late Patricia Duncan; daughter in law of Doris Schmidt; dear sister in law of Louise, Ruth and Sally, and friend of many. Passed away October 12,...
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M. Richard "Dick" Holbrook

February 13, 1931 - October 7, 2016

M. Richard "Dick" Holbrook, 85, of Westlake. Loving husband of Judith Capouch Shaw Holbrook; beloved father of Courtney Ben-Meir (Aviv) and Heather Holbrook (Michael Dondero); proud grandfather of Aidan Dondero and James Taylor Shaw; step-father of James M. (Marianne) and Thomas E. (Nancy) Shaw; brother of the late Frederic Eberle, Gypsy Boylan and Alyce McCreery. Passed away October 7, 2016....
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Judith A. Kmetz

July 30, 1941 - October 6, 2016

Judith A. Kmetz (nee Paduone), 75, of Cleveland, formerly of Connellsville, PA; daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret Paduone; beloved wife of the late Raymond Lee Kmetz; loving mother of Debra Edgell and Dana Kmetz; devoted grandmother of Jillian and Ashley Edgell; great-grandmother of Joseph and Alexia Kerfonta; aunt of many. Judith was met in heaven on October 6 by her loving husband Ray....
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Evelyn B. Robison

October 29, 1924 - October 4, 2016

Evelyn B. Robison (nee Hines), 91, of Bay Village, beloved wife of the late Ralph E.; loving mother of Rebecca Field (Greg), Dr. Richard (Dr. Mary Jo), Dr. C. Jeanne Robison, Mary Judith Robison, Catherine Robison-Ranney (Dr. Todd), Karen Hitt (Andrew), and Rev. Kevin Robison; devoted grandmother of 19 and great-grandmother of 11. Passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Memorial donations are...
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Josephine Nemeth

March 19, 1930 - October 1, 2016

Josephine Nemeth, (nee Saldana), 86, of North Ridgeville, beloved wife of the late Steve; loving sister, aunt and friend. Passed away Saturday, October 1, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Peters Catholic Church, 35777 Center Ridge Rd., North Ridgeville, 44039, at 10:00 am, on Thursday, October 13. Cremation by Busch. Inurnment at Holy Cross Cemetery. www.buschcares.com 440-333...
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Mildred M. Kontz

September 13, 1920 - September 30, 2016

Mildred Kontz (nee Saltzman), beloved wife of the late Edward Tromczynski, Sr. and Louis Kontz; loving mother of Dorothy (Wayne), Dolores, Leonard (Mary), Mildred, Dora (Patrick) and the late Edward and Philip; devoted grandmother and great-grandmother. Passed away Friday, September 30, 2016. Memorial donations suggested to the Berea Animal Rescue Fund, P.O. Box 544, Berea, Ohio 44017. All...
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Sally Klaar Ebling

August 7, 1934 - September 27, 2016

Sally K. Ebling (nee Klaar), 82: loving wife of the late Dr. John K. Ebling; caring sister of Susan Klaar; aunt of Lisa Willis; great-aunt to Dieter and Elizabeth Willis. Passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Animal Protective League, 1729 Willey Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44113 or the City Club of Cleveland, 850 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114. A...
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James Paul Leisz

June 18, 1952 - September 18, 2016

James Paul Leisz, 64, of Lakewood, OH, went to be with the Lord on September 18, 2016. Jim was predeceased by his loving parents, Joseph F. and Jean M. Leisz; two siblings, Nancy Shircliff (Bill deceased), and Richard. His 6 surviving siblings, Robert (Josie) (Celine deceased), Marianne Kasarda (Bob), Joseph (Fran), Fran Hayden (Tom), Karen Crandall (Steve), and Jayne Smith (Doug), dozens of...
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H. Robert "Bob" Wismar

February 11, 1930 - September 13, 2016

Harry Robert "Bob" Wismar Jr. Age 86. Beloved husband of Hope Manning Wismar (nee Henneke) and the late Ann Wismar (nee Hawk). Dear father of David R. Wismar (Kathy), Jane Gerlach (Mark) Amy Conover (Chris) the late Susan Cullman (Jeff) and Caroline Michalak (Rick). Grandfather of 16 and great grandfather of 13. Brother of Dr. James D. Wismar (Natalie) and Elaine Harpham (James C.). Bob graduated...
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Sylvia Amato

January 25, 1931 - September 7, 2016

Sylvia Amato (nee Manno), 85, of Rocky River; beloved wife of Anthony; loving mother of two beautiful daughters, Mamie Crawford (Raymond) and the late Carmela Amato Stann (Richard); loving Nonna of David (Amber), Stephen and Henry Stann and Luke, Travis (Tina) and Philip (Julia) Crawford; great-Nonna of Margot; sister of Patsy Manno (Mary). She was a kind, generous, courteous Sicilian lady who...
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Victor Straubs, MD

May 1, 1918 - September 6, 2016

VICTOR STRAUBS, M.D. - OBITUARY Victor Straubs, M.D., 98, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2016, at his home in Rocky River, Ohio. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 17, 11am, at the Latvian Lutheran Church, 1385 Andrews Avenue, Lakewood, Ohio. The family suggests donations to the Fairview Park Hospital Family Practice Center or the Latvian Lutheran Church in lieu of...
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George Newman

September 23, 1970 - September 4, 2016

George T. Newman Age 45. Passed away unexpectedly Sunday, September 4, 2016 in Niles, OH. Loving father of Kyle, Alexander, and Stefanos Newman. George was preceded in death by his beloved mother, Bessie (nee Pefkidis) Newman Lampropoulou and aunt Helen Pefkidis. He is survived by his sister Marina (Philemon) Lampropoulou Katsarkas and their two children of Thessaloniki, Greece; his father John...
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Neal T. Marciniak

May 13, 1950 - September 4, 2016

Neal T. Marciniak, 66, of Amherst, beloved husband of Phyllis (nee McDaniel); loving father of Nathan (Gina) and Nicholas (Michelle); grandfather of Addie and Nathan; brother of John (Kathleen), Christine Strelau (Marty), Mark (Paulette), Michael and the late Richard; former husband and friend of Rebecca Marciniak. Passed away Sunday, September 4, 2016. Neal's family would like to thank his...
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David F. Reid

August 4, 1937 - August 25, 2016

David F. Reid, 79; loving son of the late Frank and Phyllis Reid; husband of Sarah Sessions Reid and the late Susan Hobson Reid; devoted father of David H. Reid (Robin) of N. Hampton, NH and Sarah Green (Paul) of Wellesley, MA; grandfather of Kendra, Hadley, Caroline, Ellie and Katie; stepfather of Bob Sessions (Kate), Tom Sessions, Matthew Sessions (Hilary) and Elizabeth Langfeldt (Evan); step...
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Raymond Lee Caulk

June 4, 1925 - August 22, 2016

Raymond L. Caulk, 91, of Rocky River; formerly of Decatur, Illinois; WWII veteran, flying out of Italy; ex- prisoner of war; husband of Helen; brother–in-law of John Bock (Ruth), nieces and great nieces and nephews. Passed away Monday, August 22, 2016; memorials may be forwarded to American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106. Interment at Ohio Western Reserve National...
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William R. Pigg

August 23, 1928 - August 13, 2016

William R. Pigg, age 87, of Rocky River. Loving husband of Lillian (nee: Ameen); cherished father of Laura Taylor(Gary), William Jr. (Kristen) and the late David; grandfather of Matthew Taylor (Heather), Jennifer Kovacs (Kyle), Nathan and Dylan Pigg; great grandfather of Ryan Taylor; dear brother of Dale Pigg (Rebecca) and the late Betty Johnson and Jay Pigg. Passed away Saturday, August 13,...
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Michael Schodowski, DDS

June 26, 1957 - August 3, 2016

Dr. Michael Schodowski (age 59); longtime resident and dentist of Rocky River currently residing in Medina County; beloved, dear, sweet husband of Claudia (nee Stuchlak); most loving father of Eric, Evan, Elaine (Peter), Elyse and Eve; devoted son of Charles and June Schodowski; dear brother of Mark (Tama), Marilyn, Michelle (Bruce) and Melissa (Paul); son in law of Boris and the late Suzanne...
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Elizabeth L. Holian

June 28, 1924 - August 2, 2016

Elizabeth Holian (Slater) went to be with her dear Lord on August 2, 2016 peacefully in her sleep. She was born in Homestead, PA., to Frank (Slater's Market) and Elizabeth Shalkoski on June 28, 1924. She graduated from Homestead High School in 1942. She married Mark Vincent (Vince) Holian on October 17, 1946 and he preceded her in death in May 1980. She retired from PNC Bank in 1991. Survived by...
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Edwin Arthur Kennedy

June 9, 1931 - August 1, 2016

Edwin Arthur Kennedy of Rocky River; beloved husband of Martha (nee Walker); loving father of Linda Wright (Michael); grandfather of J. Andrew Bentley and Jessica R. Bentley; great-grandfather of Landon; brother of the late Helen Ruth Kennedy Coulter; uncle of Ronald Coulter and Sue Coulter Weske. Past Commodore of the Cleveland Yachting Club and 67 year member. National Champion Lightening Class...
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Irma Dugan

September 9, 1932 - July 28, 2016

Irma Adele Dugan (nee Winkel); beloved wife of the late David R. Dugan; mother of Carol Haueis; step mother of Gary Dugan (Jan), Tom Dugan (Sharon) and the late Patricia Steinfurth (Glenn); grandmother of 8; great-grandmother of 8; passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Thomas Lutheran Church, 21211 Detroit Rd., Rocky River, OH 44116 or to Judson Park,...
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Alex Molnar

March 21, 1931 - July 25, 2016

Alex Molnar, age 85, of Rocky River, loving husband of Margit (nee Pupak) and the late Amalia (nee Steinbacher); beloved father of Alex "AJ" (Judy) and Gloria Kulin (Miklos) and the late Anna Maria; devoted grandfather of Nathan, Lauren, Stephen and Michael; brother and uncle of many people in Hungary. Alex worked at Ford for 40 years and was a member of Local UAW1250. Step father of Andy Orosz ...
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Richard "Dick" Strelec

January 19, 1943 - July 20, 2016

Richard P. "Dick" Strelec, 73, of Fairview Park; beloved husband of 48 years to Stephanie (nee Tricsko); loving father of Susan Reid (John) and Cyndee Strelec, DVM; cherished papa of Taylor and Derek; "granpaw" of Ariat; brother of the late Robert and Elaine; uncle of Larry, Gary and Sara; cousin and friend of many. Member of Carpenter's Local Union #435. Proud veteran of the United States Army...
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Robert P. Hoffner

October 9, 1946 - July 10, 2016

Robert P. Hoffner, 69, of Fairview Park; husband, best, best friend and confidant of Margaret (nee Payerle); son of the late Burton and Mary (nee O,Neill); brother of Thomas (Deborah) and Richard (Tammy), and the late Christopher; friend and uncle of many. Passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016. Memorial donations are suggested to the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter, 9500 Sweet Valley Drive, Cleveland,...
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Howard R. Schleihs

June 22, 1933 - July 7, 2016

Howard R. Schleihs, 83, of Westlake; beloved husband of Bernadine (nee Fangel); loving father of Linda Marhefka (Paul), James B., Mark R. and Paula Schleihs; devoted grandfather of Kevin Marhefka; dear brother of Robert (Jan) of Marinette, WI., John (Mary Ann) of Greenville, WI. and Joan of San Antonio, TX. Preceded in death by loving parents Howard J. and Welma M. of Marinette, WI. Howard...
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Martin Swoboda

February 8, 1929 - July 6, 2016

Martin "Marty" Swoboda was born on February 8, 1929 to Johann and Emma Swoboda in the German town of Ploschitz (former Yugoslavia) where he and his brother Friedl and cousin Wendelin spent their childhood. They lived through the changes of Europe during World War II. At the age of 15, Marty went to Linz Austria to attend school to become a teacher. But as is often the case, life throws changes...
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Donalyn Dowman

July 27, 1926 - July 6, 2016

Donalyn S. Dowman (nee Smith), age 89, passed away July, 6, 2016; beloved wife of the late Joseph S. Dowman; dear mother of Elizabeth Barnhouse (late Clifford) of Wellington, Kathleen Patterson (K. Charles) of North Olmsted, and the late James (Cynthia Reich, living) and Philip Dowman; grandmother of Jennifer Hamilton, Rebecca Missler (Ralph), Joseph Barnhouse, Clifford Barnhouse Jr. (Cathy),...
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L. Gordon Blasius

March 23, 1925 - July 4, 2016

Gordon was born on March 23, 1925, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, where he lived his first five years. His father was Leslie Raymond Blasius, and his mother, Nellie Theodosia Gordon. In 1930, he moved to northeastern New Jersey and graduated from Millburn High School, Millburn, New Jersey. A week after graduation, he and his male classmates were drafted into military service, with Gordon choosing the...
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Marjorie S. Holschuh

June 28, 1929 - June 29, 2016

Marjorie S. Holschuh, 87, of Fairview Park. Beloved wife of the late John C.; loving mother of Susan Reemsnyder (Ronald) of Georgia, Beverly Willman (David Dale) of Colorado, and Amy Pine (Paul) of Fairview Park; devoted grandmother of Carolyn, Andrea, Jill, Mindy, David, Sarah, and Shaun; Great-grandmother of Susanna, Charlotte, Calvin, Nora and Forrest; dear sister of Elaine Jacobs (John) and...
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Paul H. Sheridan, Jr.

August 29, 1929 - June 29, 2016

Paul H. Sheridan, Jr., age 86, of Rocky River. Loving husband of 59 years to Mary (nee: Kerr), cherished father of Paul III, Lynn Thomson (Dorsey), Colleen Sheridan (fiance, Tim), Kathleen Sheridan and Peggy Arundel (Rob); grandfather of Sean Sheridan, Mike and Jenny Arundel; cherished son of the late Paul H. Sr., and Molly (nee Gedeon); dear brother of the late Patricia Lisbon. Passed away...
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John G. Oliver II

June 26, 1929 - June 25, 2016

John G. Oliver II, age 86.999, of Rocky River. Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Thurston); loving father of John III (Pam), Louise Robison (Chris), and Diane Oliver-Jensen (James); devoted grandpa of Brian Robison (Tze-Ann), Megan Robison, and Emily Oliver; brother of the late Larry and Heath; dear friend and uncle of many. Passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016. Memorial contributions are suggested to...
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Joan E. Romoser

March 11, 1928 - June 23, 2016

JOAN E. ROMOSER, (nee Manske), 88, beloved wife of Richard died June 23, 2016. Cherished mother of Karen, Kristin Romoser-Breno (Denis), Marcia, and Sheila McCormick (Jeffrey); devoted grandmother of Sara McCormick-Moeller (Kevin) and Emma McCormick (Joe Rabel). Preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Elsie Manske and brother Donald. Joan was a teacher, flutist, volunteer, and world traveler...
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Richard D. Schulenberg

November 20, 1937 - June 22, 2016

Richard D. Schulenberg, cherished husband of Sandra S. Schulenberg; beloved father of Keith R. and Brian W. (Maria), loving grandfather of Emma L., Sophia K. and Nicholas W., a dear brother of Thomas Greem (Arlene). A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Christopher Parish, 20141 Detroit Rd., Rocky River on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 12p.m. Interment will be private. BUSCH FUNERAL HOME,...
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James Nickas

October 25, 1920 - June 22, 2016

James Nickas age 95, passed away peacefully June 22, 2016. Beloved husband of VasilikI (nee Hatzopoulou) for 59 years. Loving father of Zoe Mavrakis(Bill) and Kelly Steffas( Chris). Dearest Pappou of Terri, John, Dimitri, Nicholas and James. Dear brother of Lambrini Karadimas(George) and the following deceased Olga, George, Yanni,Eleni and Panagiotis. Dear Uncle, great uncle and friend of many....
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Charles J. Cowin

August 15, 1946 - June 21, 2016

Charles J. Cowin,69: brother of Carol Haehn; uncle of Karen Levet (Charles), David Kelly and Mary Kelly; great uncle to many. Passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Private services will be held at a later date. Private interment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Arrangements by Busch Funeral Home, 21369 Center Ridge Rd., Fairview Park. 440-333-9774 www.buschcares.com,
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Madeline A. Malone

April 2, 1936 - June 16, 2016

Madeline Malone, 80, of Bay Village; beloved daughter of the late Joseph and Helen Malone; loving sister of Maureen Gale (Michael) and Michael (Jenny); dear aunt of Lisa (Dan), Carolyn (Ken), Megan (Bob), Kelley and Brian; great aunt of 12. Miss Malone taught 7th and 8th grade at St. James Elementary School in Lakewood for 40 years. Passed away June 16, 2016. Family suggests contributions in...
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Charles O. Mathews

May 16, 1936 - June 16, 2016

Charles O. Mathews, 80; beloved husband of the late Elaine (nee Salisbury); dearest father of Cherish Ambroziak (Daniel) and Caressa Joyce (Thomas); grandfather of Theodore; step-grandfather of Gabriella; brother of Bernetta Rogers. Passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 21 at 10:30am. Interment Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery....
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Irene Coccas

March 31, 1928 - June 11, 2016

IRENE COCCAS (nee Salamalekis) age 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday June 11, 2016. Cherished wife of Panagiotis Coccas (deceased). Loving mother of Maria Fotinos (Komninos deceased) and George Coccas (Julie). Caring grandmother of Sophia, Rena, Peter and Andrew. Beloved sister of the late: Eleftherios, Emmanuel, Komno, and Grammatiki. Loving aunt to many nieces and...
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Lowell Kenyon Good, MD

August 28, 1927 - May 29, 2016

Lowell Kenyon Good, MD Lowell Kenyon Good, 88, died on May 29, 2016 in Ames Family Hospice House, Westlake, Ohio. A lifelong Ohioan, he was born on a farm in Seneca County, Ohio on August 28, 1927, son of John Wesley Good and Ida Belle Knepper Good. He had been ill for two and one half years with prostate cancer. Dr. Good was a graduate of Heidelberg College, receiving a Bachelor of Arts,...
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Frank Krancsova

December 2, 1920 - May 28, 2016

Frank Krancsova, 95, of North Olmsted, beloved husband of the late Maria (nee Rafeiszen); dear father of Frank Krane (Ellen) and Maria Manco (James); grandfather of Dale Vernick (Kiesha), Robert Vernick (Stella), Karen Yarberry (Robert), and Diane Laber (Patrick); great-grandfather of Madelyn, Kaylee, Isabelle, Lindsey, Baron and one on the way any day; brother of the late Gabrielle. Passed away...
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John H. Lehr

November 15, 1927 - May 13, 2016

John H. Lehr, 88, of Strongsville; beloved husband of Alice (nee Adams); loving father of Jeffrey, Steven (Sandra Benko) and Amy Stitz (Larry); devoted grampa of Christy S. Orcutt (Ken), Karla Chamberlain (Robb), Kristy A. Lehr an Eric Lehr (Stephanie); great grampa of 11 and great-great grampa of 3. Passed away Friday, May 13, 2016. John enjoyed piloting model airplanes and golfing with his...
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Betty L. Pate

April 20, 1933 - May 11, 2016

Betty L. Pate (nee Collins), 83 of Cleveland, formerly of Greenville, TN. Beloved wife of the late Vance Pate; loving mother of Judy A. Smiley, Charles Westmoreland and the late Beatrice Lamons and Cecil D. Westmoreland; devoted Nanny of 8 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren; cherished sister of Joyce Jones and the late William, Eunice, Oscar, Beatrice and Geneva...
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Mary S. Parker

April 12, 1928 - May 8, 2016

Mary S. Parker (nee: Shimko), age 88, of Fairview Park. Daughter of the late Frank and Mary Shimko; loving wife of the late Thomas; dear sister of Therese "Terry" Hill (late Thomas) and the late Frank J. Shimko and Arlene B. Shimko; sister-in-law to Marlette Shimko; cherished aunt and great aunt to many. Passed away Sunday afternoon May 8, 2016. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home...
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Gertrude Marie Wagner

November 4, 1926 - May 5, 2016

Gertrude Marie Wagner (nee Share), survived by brother Ken Share and sisters Bea Johnson, Peg Paoleta, Kay Mease and Judi Dean; many nieces and nephews. Passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016. All services are private. Arrangements by BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center Ridge Rd., Fairview Park 44026
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Robert J. Pujolas

November 8, 1934 - May 2, 2016

Robert J. Pujolas, 81, of Rocky River; loving husband of 56 years to Jeanette (Pasqualle); caring father of Anthony, Julie Hoffman, Dr. R. James (Donna) and Mick (Maria); grandfather of Ally, Jesse, Gina, Angela and Nicolas; dear brother of Ronald (Janice), Marilyn Murray (Denny) and the late Carol Yowler. Passed away Monday, May 2, 2016. Memorials contributions may be made to Hospice of the...
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Bette Suzanne Wolfert

October 9, 1943 - April 12, 2016

Bette Wolfert (nee Miller), 72 of Cleveland; beloved wife of the late Fredrick; loving mother of Jeff (Erica), Bernadette Zielinski (Tim), Therese Conway, Jeanne Scheman (Roger) and Debbie Torok; devoted grandmother of 7; great-grandmother of 9; dear sister of John Miller; devoted aunt and friend of many. Bette had a huge heart and a great sense of humor. She was a good influence on her family...
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Henry S. Soben

December 19, 1942 - April 11, 2016

Henry S. Soben, age 73 of Elyria and formerly of North Olmsted. Beloved husband of the late Mary Ann (nee Krist); dear father of Richard Kapustik and Elizabeth Haynes; grandfather of Amy Haynes; brother of the late Edward Sobczynski Sr. (Patricia); uncle of Linda Gray (Richard), Edward Sobczynski, Jr. (Kelly), Debbie Nauer (John) and Diana Sobczynski and God Father of Maria Chan. The family...
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Patricia Ann Liles

February 8, 1945 - April 9, 2016

Patricia Ann Liles (nee Marietta), wife of Dale Liles, mother of Sarah (Zerman) and Amy (Litten), passed away peacefully on Saturday April 9th. Beloved Aunt, Sister and friend of many, Pat was preceded into heaven by her dear mother, Edna and father John Marietta. A celebration of Pat's life will be held in her home, on Saturday, April 16th. Please join us for an open house from 1:00pm till 4...
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Philene Gotsis

April 12, 1962 - April 7, 2016

Philene Gotsis, age 53. Beloved daughter, sister and aunt. Passed away on Thursday, April 7, 2016. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Monday, April 11, 2016 between 9:30am and 10:30am followed by 11:00am Divine Liturgy at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 22909 Center Ridge Rd., Rocky River, OH. Private entombment to be held in Chicago, Illinois. BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center...
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Patricia Marie Norton

May 14, 1946 - April 3, 2016

Patricia M. Norton, age 69 of Fairview Park, formerly of Columbia Station. Beloved for 50 years by Bill Norton; loving mother of Billy (Helen), Alicia Norton and Michelle Howard (Rob); devoted "Nina" of Lauren Griffin (Mark), Kathy and Will Norton and Bailey, Ryan and Rylee Howard. Pat was a very proud member of the Keyse family of Columbia Station and is survived by many nieces and nephews. ...
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Louise Victoria Mandt

September 5, 1923 - April 3, 2016

Louise V. Mandt (Holub) age 92. Beloved wife of the late Charles; devoted daughter of the late George and Louise Holub; sister of the late George Holub; aunt of James, Barbara, Thomas and Matthew (Karelyn) Holub; great-aunt of Joshua Avallone; cousin and friend to many. Louise graduated in 1942 from Saint Therese Academy. She was employed with CEI for 20 years in the Public Relations Department...
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Charlene I. Reichel

July 7, 1925 - March 27, 2016

Charlene I. Reichel (nee: Ingersoll), age 90 of Lakewood. Beloved wife of the late George P. Reichel; sister of the late Frances Hoffman; and aunt of many. Special thanks to her care-givers, Brenda Short and Elizabeth Bagley. Passed away Sunday, March 27, 2016. Memorials may be forwarded to the donor's charity of choice. Service at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center Ridge Road, Fairview Park,...
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Michael "Mickey" Hudak

January 3, 1931 - March 12, 2016

Michael "Mickey" Hudak, 85 of Lakewood, beloved Husband of Carol (nee: Burke); loving Father of Nancy Petro (Mark), Laura Meserini (Rick), Jean Obstarczyk (Tim) and the late Karen Toorish; cherished Grandfather of Mark and Melissa Petro, Elizabeth Meserini, Matt and Lauren Obstarczyk and Danielle Toorish. Passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00am...
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Ronald D. Landis

August 16, 1940 - March 11, 2016

Ronald Landis, 75, of Rocky River; loving husband of 55 years to Mary; caring father of Julie Kuhar (David) and Todd Landis; dear brother of Raymond Landis (Susan). Passed away Friday morning, March 11, 2016. Memorial donations may be made to Rocky River Police Department Donation Fund, 21012 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River, OH 44116. Funeral will be at the funeral home on Tuesday, March 15, 2016...
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Frank J. Staub, Jr.

July 31, 1926 - March 10, 2016

Frank J. Staub Jr, MD, 89, of Lakewood, Ohio passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 10, 2016, surrounded by his family. Originally from Syracuse, NY, he was the beloved husband of Arlene (nee Spicer) for 65 years, loving father of Carl, Diane and Allan (Judy), grandfather of 7 and great grandpa to 3. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank Sr and Martha E. Staub, as well his brother, Dr....
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John C. Holschuh

July 9, 1926 - March 10, 2016

John C. Holschuh, 89, of Fairview Park, beloved husband of Marjorie (nee Smith), loving father of Susan Reemsnyder (Ronald ) of Georgia, Beverly Willman (Dale) of Colorado, and Amy Pine (Paul) of Fairview Park; dear grandfather of Carolyn, Andrea, Jill, Mindy, David, Sarah and Shaun; great-grandfather of Susanna, Charlotte, Calvin, Nora and Forrest; brother of the late Kathryn McCoy and Dorothy...
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Lester "Bill" Bauman

August 29, 1927 - March 6, 2016

Lester "Bill" Bauman, 88, of Fairview Park; loving husband of 62 years to Peggy (nee Seltzer); cherished father of Sandra O'Brien (Bill), Steve Bauman (Karen) and Gayle Hemsath (Dave); grandfather of Sarah Robb (Don), Craig and Lauren Bauman, Michael, Derek (Sylvia) and Scott Hemsath; great-grandfather of Ethan; a dear brother of the late Craig and Bruce Bauman. Very active in the Fairview Park...
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Thomas M. McGlynn

November 2, 1951 - March 6, 2016

Thomas M. McGlynn, 64, of Cleveland, beloved husband of Maureen (nee Scalley); loving father of Edward (Pam) and Charles; devoted grandpa of Amelia; brother of Timothy (Teri), Kathleen Collins (Tom), Michael (Rose), Mary Mulhall (Kevin) and the late Patrick. Passed away Sunday, March 6, 2016. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Edward High School Memorial Scholarship Fund, 13500 Detroit...
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Elaine F. Hileman

February 24, 1919 - March 1, 2016

Elaine F. Hileman (nee Ends), 97 of Rocky River; beloved wife of the late George; dear mother of Judy Mason, Sandra Stracker (Daniel), and Gary L. Hileman (Sheree); loving grandmother of Adrienne, Travis, Tyler, Kira, Lia, Heather, Chelsea, and Dustin. Great Grandmother of Evangeline, Logan and Arden. Passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2016. Memorials may be forwarded to Grace Presbyterian Church,...
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Roxanne Kent

April 27, 1972 - February 29, 2016

Roxanne Kent, 43 of North Olmsted; beloved wife of Jeff; loving mother of Joshua, Alicia and Joseph; step-mother of Jared and Brian; grandmother of Lucas, Jayden, Allie, Jasmine and Lorenzo; dear sister of Teresa, Patty, Billy, Molly, Jay and the late Michael, Mary and Sherry. Loving aunt and friend of many. Passed away February 29, 2016. Cremation by Busch Crematory. Friends may visit at the...
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Lillian A. Smith

September 24, 1925 - February 28, 2016

Lillian A. Smith (nee: Hale), 90 of Westlake, loving wife of the late Robert E. Smith, Jr.; cherished mother of Linda Yeager, Daniel, Lance, Theodore Roberts ( Denise), Scott (Karen), Dawn Smith, Denise Day and the late Dale (Claire), Bruce, Patricia Fulkroad and Barry; mother-in-law of Charlotte and Linda Smith and Paul Fulkroad; grandmother of 31; great-grandmother of 38; great-great...
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James Patrick Murtha

February 20, 1947 - February 25, 2016

James Patrick Murtha, 69, of Westlake, Ohio; son of the late Patrick and Jean; loving husband of Sheryl Murtha (nee McKee); brother of John (Marie), Jerry, Joseph (Carol Ann), Mary Steinbicker (Jim), Martin (Kathryn) and Michael (Dayle); dearly beloved uncle and great-uncle of many; cherished nephew, son-in-law, cousin and friend. James was a US Army Veteran of the Vietnam War and had a...
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Eileen M Simoncic

November 28, 1924 - February 24, 2016

Eileen M. Simoncic (nee Bohland), age 91; entered into rest peacefully February 24, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Vincent J. Loving mother of James A. (Penny) and Dorothy L. Simoncic; dearest grandmother of Matthew (Barb), Stacey (Tom), Sarah (Todd), Emily (Corlin) and the late Jamie. Dearest great grandmother of many. Dear sister of Charles Bohland and the following deceased; Bud, Leona...
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Gloria DiFranco

October 5, 1940 - February 23, 2016

Gloria J. DiFranco (Toth), 75, of Westlake; beloved mother of Jennifer Staehr (Tim) and Vicci Mowery (Scott); former wife of the late Thomas Toth. Passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2016. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, March 1 at 1pm at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 50 E. Bagley Rd., Berea, OH 44017. Interment at Lakewood Park. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home 21369...
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Harold Earl Renkel

February 23, 2016

Harold Earl Renkel, 81, of Fairview Park was victorious in the Lord on February 23, 2016; beloved husband of D. Virginia (nee Christman) for 56 years; loving father of Christopher (Laura),Jonathan (Amy) and Gretchen (John) Davide; grandfather of Christopher, Jr., Nathaniel, Anna, Olivia, Calvin, Elyse Renkel, and Jessica and Eric Davide; brother of Willis (Belle), Ada Ahrens (Robert deceased),...
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Harlan H. Steers

January 28, 1930 - February 21, 2016

Harlan H. Steers, 86, of Fairview Park. Husband of the late Shirley (nee: Wherstein); father of Lynn, Gary (Jayne), Mark, Jill Leoni, Jean Steers and the late Dale; grandfather of 13; great-grandfather of 11. Passed away Sunday afternoon February 21, 2016 after a long battle with dementia. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Greater Cleveland Alzheimers Association, P.O....
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Betty Lou Reese

September 10, 1932 - February 12, 2016

Betty Lou Reese (nee Protain), age 83; wife of the late Thomas; mother of Denice Reese (John Warner), Alisa Reese (Linda Petrillo) and Thomas Reese; grandmother of Lucas and Julianna Warner, Brady Petrillo and Charlotte Reese; sister of Arlene Larson and the late Francis, Henry Louis, Edward, Howard and George Protain; great-grandmother of Hayes and Hudson Petrillo. Passed away Friday, February...
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Mary Ann Jakubisin

June 3, 1929 - February 10, 2016

MARY ANN JAKUBISIN, age 86, passed away on Ash Wednesday. Cherished daughter of Joseph and Estella (nee Moine) Jakubisin. Dear sister of Joseph, Peter, Nicholas, Paul, Theresa and Francis (all deceased). Loving aunt, great aunt and great-great aunt of numerous nieces and nephews. Friend of many, honorary member and treasure of the Arthur F. and Marie C. Carey family of Rocky River, and longtime...
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Doris Marie Kruse

February 28, 1934 - February 10, 2016

DORIS M. KRUSE, age 81 of Westlake. Cherished daughter of the late Arthur and Ruth Kruse (nee Duckwitz); loving sister of David Kruse (Winifred); dear aunt of Timothy (Carol), Stephen (Lisa), Andrew (Jodi), Paul (Cindy) and Kate Kraske (Gerhard); dearest great-aunt of 10. Passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. In lieu of flowers memorials may be forwarded to Trinity Lutheran Church....
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Roger Brown

April 21, 1928 - February 7, 2016

Roger A. Brown, 87; loving husband of 62 years to Dottie: cherished father of Sally Jo Zuspan (Keith), Tamara Cunningham (Rick); grandfather of Katie, Zach, Collin and Brendan; he was an economist for Republic Steel. Passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016 from Peritoneal Mesothelioma. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, 1317 King...
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Lance M. Kaull

October 31, 1955 - February 4, 2016

Lance M. Kaull, age 60 of Rocky River; beloved husband of Anne (nee Clarke); loving father of Merrick Stark (Zane) Grey, Zehr and George; dear son of Gloria and the late George; cherished brother of Pam Kaull (Dennis Cox), Carla McGrath (Cole Rogers) and Brett (Jill Stoerkel); uncle and friend of too many to mention. Lance was happiest surrounded by his family and friends at his cottage at...
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Rita Druso

November 23, 1921 - February 1, 2016

Rita Druso (nee Schwartz), age 94 of Rocky River; beloved wife of the late John M; dear mother of Daniel, Jeanne Galla (Patrick), David, J. Michael and Louis; grandmother of 10; great-grandmother of 9; sister of Corinne Laule and the late Carl Schwartz, Doris Kopowski, Eugene Schwartz and Rosanne Frye. Rita was born in Avon and lived in Bedford from 1945 – 1996 before moving to Rocky River....
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Glenola Hasenflue

January 9, 1925 - January 27, 2016

Glenola Hasenflue (nee DeBolt), 91, of Bay Village was born January 1, 1925 and died January 27, 2016; wife of the late Oliver W. Hasenflue; loving mother of Anne Jeanne Bacon (Robert) of Westlake, Joni H. Norris (Douglas) of Bay Village and Joy Angulo (Carlos) of Spain; cherished grandmother of Jason Cottrell (Fort Myers, Fla.), Kelly Martin (Michael), Fairport, NY, Douglas Norris III (Raleigh...
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Joseph De Salvo, Jr.

February 22, 1955 - January 24, 2016

Joe De Salvo, 60; beloved husband of 37 years to Kathy; cherished father of Jen and Maria; grandfather of Saleena and Jayden; brother of Jim De Salvo (Julianna) and Jean Payne (Lee). Passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2016. Joe was a Coin-Op repair man and a friend of many. Memorials may be forwarded to Grace Baptist Church, 23096 Center Ridge Rd., Westlake, Ohio 44145. There will be a prayer...
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William Fischbach

June 27, 1927 - January 21, 2016

William Fischbach, Jr., 88, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016, with his family at his side. Born to William P. and Catherine Fischbach on June 27, 1927, he was the dearly beloved husband of 42 years to Alice M. Fischbach (nee Krusko). Loving father of Frances Meyer (Gary), William J. Fischbach (Patricia), and Lois Gartin. Dearest grandfather of ten, great-grandfather of fourteen, and...
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Catherine T. Crain

May 5, 1928 - January 18, 2016

Catherine T. Crain, age 87, Rocky River. Wife of the late Joseph; mother of Laura, Brian, Jeffrey and Michael; grandmother of Joseph, Samuel, Caleigh, Michael John and Wayan; sister of Mary Bohan, Joseph Murray and the late Madeline. Memorial contributions may be made out to United Service Organization, Inc. (USO), P.O. Box 96860, Washington, DC 20077. Passed away Monday, January 18, 2016. There...
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Marcella C. Van Glist

March 14, 1918 - January 16, 2016

Marcella C. VanGlist, age 97, of Fairview Park. Daughter of the late John and Catherine VanGlist; sister of the late Wilma Kraft; aunt of 3; great aunt of 2; grandmother of 2; great-grandmother of 3. Passed away, Saturday, January 16, 2016. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 11:30am at St. Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, OH 44126....
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John C. Ponstingl

September 15, 1919 - January 15, 2016

John C. Ponstingl, 96, of Rocky River, beloved husband of the late Anna Marie "Ree" (nee Gordon); dear brother of the late Ella Sell; loving uncle of Gordon Sell (Maureen) and Paulette Lewis (Jon); great uncle of Ian and Ryan. Passed away January 19, 2016. John leaves behind many longtime neighbors including dear friends Jack and Kathleen Gallagher. Prayer service at the funeral home, 11:00am...
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Lois J. Dougherty

October 22, 1922 - December 31, 2015

Lois J. Dougherty, 93, of Mansfield, formerly of Bay Village, Ohio, died Thursday, December 31, 2015 at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital. Born October 22, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of Thomas and Emma (Pilgrim) Irwin. She was a 1940 graduate of Bay Village High School and still continued to do activities with her classmates. A floral designer, she was involved with the Bay...
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Diana M. Neville

January 1, 1938 - December 31, 2015

Diana M. Neville (nee: Riegler), age 77, Beloved mother of William; Loving sister of Janet Sposit (Mike) and Lori Riegler; Daughter of the late William and Josephine; Aunt and great aunt to many nieces and nephews. Loving mommy to Angel, Cupcake, and the late Benson and Sterling; Caregiver to numerous outside kitties and critters. Retired from NASA Glen Research after 35 years of service. Diana...
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Carol Lee McCormick

August 2, 1954 - December 30, 2015

Carol L. McCormick, 61; beloved wife of Robert; daughter of Regina and the late Robert Weir; loving mother of Dr. Patricia R. Taylor (Rod); cherished grandmother of Victoria, Antonio, Brooklyn and Zakary; great-grandmother of Ella and Wesley; loving step-mother, aunt, sister and cousin of many. Passed away December 30, 2015. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mt Calvary...
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William H. Gibbons

February 7, 1922 - December 29, 2015

William H. Gibbons, 93; loving husband of Bernice; beloved father of William, Jr., Colleen Gibbons (Steve Sacher), Martha, Brian, Timothy and Mary Patricia Gibbons; grandfather of 7; great grandfather of 5. Passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Guardian Angel Tuition Assistance Fund at St. Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain Rd.,...
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Mary Josephine Slovensky

October 15, 1940 - December 25, 2015

Mary Josephine Slovensky, age 75, of Cleveland; loving mother of the late infant Phillip James John Larmer; beloved older twin sister of the late James Slovensky who passed away in June 2010, and sister-in-law of Susan Slovensky of Sarasota, Florida; dear aunt of Denise Pratt (Guy) of Parrish, Florida, and Sabin Smith of China; cherished friend of John Chudd of Millersburg, Ohio. Mary Jo was a...
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Richard Gibbons

September 11, 1949 - December 21, 2015

Rick Gibbons, 66, of Westlake; beloved father of Michael (Michelle) and John; devoted grandfather of Tony, Shae, Makenzie and Jake; loving brother of Barb Ott (Jim), Cathy Mann (Roger), Roger (the late Ginny), John, and Peggy Anderson (the late Russell); dear uncle and friend of many. Passed away on Monday, December 21, 2015. Rick was a graduate of Fairview High School and a huge Cleveland sports...
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Vivian Marie Mahaffey

February 26, 1924 - December 21, 2015

Vivian Marie Mahaffey (nee Spangler) , 91, formerly of Rocky River, Ohio passed away peacefully at the Valley View Hospice Care Center in Cottonwood, Arizona on Monday, December 21, 2015. Vivian was the daughter of the late Clifford L. and Cecile Marilla (nee Pochey) of Russell, PA. She passed away at her favorite time of year Christmas joining her late beloved husband Fred R. of 60 years. Vivian...
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Richard L. Jorgensen

October 27, 1928 - December 5, 2015

Richard L. Jorgensen, age 87, of Westlake, son of the late Reider and Alice Jorgenson; a dear brother of Shirley M. Fodor and the late Ruth Jorgenson; a loving uncle to Wendie Lindberg (Mark), Nancy Hughes (Jim) and Keith Fodor (Mary Anne) passed away Saturday, December 5, 2015. A funeral service will be held at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 Center Ridge Rd., Fairview Park, on Saturday, December 26,...
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Patricia Ann Blackwell

September 6, 1941 - December 2, 2015

Patricia Ann Blackwell, 74; mother of Peter J. (Audra) Wagner and Sean P. Wagner; grandmother of Pierson, Colette, Quinn, Morgan, Gavin, and Elin; daughter of Michael and Mary Blackwell; sister of Kathleen A. Gafney of Florida, Dennis J. Blackwell of California and the late Rev. Michael J. Blackwell of Maryland. Passed away Wednesday, December 2, 2015. Funeral Mass will be at St. Brendan's Church...
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