Our Obituaries

James Gallagher

July 18, 1924 - February 21, 2015

JAMES GALLAGHER, age 90, passed away Saturday, February 21, 2015. Beloved husband of Nancy (nee Skaggs); loving father of James Anthony (Dawn) and Maura Ann Schlegel (Steven); dear grandfather of Anthony Gallagher and Michael Schlegel; brother of the late John Martin, Pat, Anthony, Thomas, Michael, Hugh, Kathleen, Mary Alice, and Maggie; uncle and great uncle of many. U.S. Merchant Marine Veteran...
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David J. Smock

December 13, 1929 - February 17, 2015

DAVID J. SMOCK, age 85, beloved husband of Jean (nee Brissette) for 56 years. Father of Christine (David Davis), Thomas (Stephanie), Michael, Patrick and Matthew (Carey). Grandfather of Cameron, Tylor and Jacob. Cousin of many. Graduate of West High School and John Carroll University. Raised by the late Edsell and Mary, behind Smock's Café on West 73rd St. U.S. Navy Korean War Era...
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Charles A. Pellerite

July 23, 1941 - February 17, 2015

CHARLES A. PELLERITE, age 73, passed away February 17, 2015, beloved husband of Diane; dear father of Christine Taylor (Kevin), Sean (Paula, fiancée), Julie (Jason Hill), Erin, Daniel (Erin), Matthew, M.D. (Julie), Molly, Rebecca Kovachy (Sam), Jessica Lobuglio (Ed), David (Christy Mazzone) and Patrick; loving grandfather of 21; dear son of the late Anthony and Catherine; loving brother of...
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Josef Schwarz

December 20, 1924 - February 6, 2015

JOSEF SCHWARZ, age 90, passed away Friday, February 6, 2015. Beloved husband of Elisabeth (nee Herf); dear father of Josefine Duennes (Stacey), Edward, and John (Sally); loving grandfather of Christopher (Diana), Nicolas, Matthew, Amanda, and Jack; brother of the late Louise and Christine; uncle of many. Was the proprietor of Joe's Barber Shop in Fairview Park over 40 years. Loved to bowl and...
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Joseph E. Dusek

September 13, 1938 - February 3, 2015

JOSEPH E. "JOE" DUSEK, age 76, passed away February 3, 2015. Loving son of the late Joseph and Agnes; dear brother of Agnes Dusek (deceased), Lucille Palley (Bill), Albert (deceased) (Karen), David (Kathy), Daniel (Lynne); loving uncle of 10; great uncle of many nephews and nieces; leaves behind his faithful pet "Happy". Joe retired after many years with the City of Fairview Park Service...
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Catherine Rose Grace

July 2, 1925 - February 2, 2015

CATHERINE ROSE GRACE (Lavelle), beloved wife of the late Donald L.; dear mother of Ellen (Mark) Evans, Donald (Leonaida), Kathleen (Paul) Hartzell, Christine (Gregory) Kolocin, Mary (Jeff Bold) and David (Amy). Loving grandmother of 13. Funeral Services will be commenced Friday, February 6 at 7:30 p.m. at CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME, 20820 LORAIN AVE., where the family will receive friends...
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Kenneth M. Beaune

September 14, 1963 - February 1, 2015

KENNETH M. BEAUNE age 51, passed away Feb-ruary 1st, 2015; loving son of the late Raymond and Patricia, and step-son of Marian; dear brother of Barb (Bill) Laurent, Donna (Ron) Good- row, Raymond (Suzanne), Tommy, Johnny, Susan Brunt, Kevin (Doree), Patricia (deceased), Dennis (deceased), Eddy, and Maureen (Jim) Haag; loving uncle and friend of many and member of the Elyria Elks #465 and the...
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Lillian V. Hoskinson

February 19, 1923 - January 22, 2015

LILLIAN V. HOSKINSON age 91, went to be with the Lord January 22, 2015. Cherished mother of the late Bobby Agnew, Linda Cline, and Juanita Heidenrich; and loving grandmother of Heather. Treasured aunt of Shelby Rice, Joyce Fairbanks, and many more. Dearest sister of 6 deceased. VISITATION TUESDAY 11AM-12PM AT FAITH BAPTIST TEMPLE, 34361 LORAIN RD, N. RIDGEVILLE 44039. Funeral service 12PM....
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Manzella V. Bloom

October 12, 1922 - January 20, 2015

Manzella V. Bloom, age 92, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Beloved wife of the late James; loving mother of Anita Harrell, Sandra Buckner, Jacqueline Bell, Tonya Porter, James (Vallery), Edward (Cheryl), Edna McCoy (Curtis); grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother; sister of Katherine Smith And the late John, Louise, Edward, Janice, Anita, and Elizabeth. She loved her...
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Marian Green

August 29, 1930 - January 20, 2015

Marian Green age 84, passed away January 20, 2015. Cherished mother of Linda (Tom Peters) and David (Carrie). Loving grandmother of Daniel, Rachael, Kelly, and Jeffrey (Antonia). Dear sister of William (Helen) Sturbaum and Robert (Carol) Sturbaum. Family will receive friends Monday 4-8PM at the Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, 20820 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park 44126. Interment private. In lieu of...
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Richard A. Makowski

December 23, 1935 - January 18, 2015

RICHARD A. MAKOWSKI, age 79, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015. Loving brother of Alexander (Mary), Barbara DeSimone, and Harriet Felber; uncle of many; dear friend of the Karbowski brothers. U. S. army veteran. Retired U.S. postal carrier. Mass of Christian Burial, Saturday, January 23, at 11:30am in St. Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain Rd. Interment Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may call...
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Richard L. Petscher

June 20, 1929 - January 17, 2015

Richard L. Petscher, age 85, passed away January 17th, 2015; beloved husband of Mary (nee Keith) for 62 years; dear father of David (Carolee), Patricia, and Susan (Michael) Sheets; loving grandfather of Eva (Kevin) Goetz, Danielle, and great-grandfather of Rose Goetz; loving friend of many; Richard was a proud US Army Veteran of the Korean War, and talented Dixieland Jazzband Musician; Graveside...
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Donna M. Halpin

September 29, 1948 - January 13, 2015

Donna M. Halpin (Krincick) age 66. Dearly beloved wife of Jack, cherished, always loving mother of Heather, Carrie, and Sarah (Chris) Pappas, dearest grandmother of Devin, Liam, Christian, and Helena, loving daughter of Joseph and Helen (both deceased); treasured sister-in-law, aunt and friend of many. Donna was an exceptional lady that excelled at EVERYTHING she did! Her many talents included...
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Michael Giordano

May 31, 1921 - January 12, 2015

Michael Giordano age 93. Devoted husband of the late Adele (Schatzschneider); dear brother of Joseph, Grace, Charles, Mary, Angelina, Carmella, Rose, and Salvatore( all deceased); dearest uncle of Joseph, Kathleen (Ron) Simpkins, Salvatore Jr., and the following deceased Susan Capiccioni; great uncle of Johnny and Jeena Setlock, and Anna. WWII Veteran US Marine corps. Proud member of IBEW Union....
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Jeanette H. Fridrich

January 12, 1938 - January 11, 2015

JEANETTE H. FRIDRICH, age 76, passed away Sunday, January 11.2015. Beloved daughter of the late Sylvester and Helen; sister of Robert and the late Joanne and Fr. Sylvester; loving aunt of Larry (Margaret), Kevin (Edna), Scott ( Cassandra), Karen (James) and Tracy (Jeffrey); great aunt of Christine, Bethany, Kevin Jr, Shannon, Andrew, Matthew, Ariana, Stephanie, Ashlyn, Alaena, Jeffrey Jr,...
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Frank R. Hacka

November 20, 1924 - January 10, 2015

FRANK R. HACKA, age 90, passed away Saturday, January 10, 2015. Beloved husband of Angeline (nee Yaksic); loving father of Denise Pawlitsch (Joseph), and Debra Hacka; dear grandfather of Jennifer Wolters (Daniel) and Jessica; brother of the late Harriet, Helen, Rose, Norma, Anna, and Emma; uncle of many. U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. Mass of Christian Burial, Wednesday, January 14, at 10am in St....
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Patricia M. Stupp

October 8, 1925 - January 9, 2015

PATRICIA M. STUPP (nee Murphy), age 89, passed away Friday, January 9. Beloved wife of the late George; loving mother of Susan, William, Thomas, Martin (Rose Ann), Rosemary (Eugene) Vasu, Edward, Barbara and Doris (Humberto) Olivos; grandmother of 10; great grandmother of 4; sister of Agnes Stupp, Mary Ellen Cassese, and the late Clifford Murphy; aunt of many. All Services Private.
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James G. Musat

June 30, 1920 - December 27, 2014


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Diane C. Richardson

April 16, 1942 - December 20, 2014

DIANE C. RICHARDSONCherished daughter of the late William and Laurine ((Schonauer) Richardson.Dear Sister of Denise Richardson Pfannenstiel (Richard) and Darlene Richardson (fianc'e Kenneth Riebau). Loving Aunt of Brittany Pfannenstiel, Ashley Gubser, Matthew Pfannenstiel and Cayley Gubser. Diane leaves behind many cousins and her Aunts Shirley Schonauer Greinke, Lois Schonauer Munch, Joan...
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Doris Catherine Nicolay

October 30, 1918 - December 19, 2014


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Michael Peter Mayer, D.D.S.

October 24, 1954 - December 15, 2014

MICHAEL PETER MAYER DDS-JD, age 60, beloved husband of Ilse (nee Gottschick); loving father of Michael and Elisabeth; brother of the late Josef; son of the late Peter and Elisabeth; friend of many. Funeral service in the funeral home Friday, December 19, at 11am. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call at the Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, 20820 Lorain Rd, from 2-4 and 6-8pm Thursday. 440...
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Roseann B. Barker

June 21, 1945 - December 14, 2014

ROSEANN B. BARKER, (nee BACHA), Beloved wife of Peter A. Daughter of the late John (Jack) and Anna (Kuchta) Sister of the late John R. Bacha. Step mother of four. Aunt and great aunt of many. Funeral Mass will be Saturday December 20 at St. Angela Catholic Church, 20970 Lorain Ave at 10 AM. The Family will receive friends at CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME, 20820 Lorain Ave Friday Dec. 19 from 5...
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Andrew Onysyk

May 23, 1927 - December 12, 2014

ANDREW ONYSYK, age 87 of Fairview Park. U.S. Navy WWII Veteran. Passed away on Monday, December 12, 2014. Beloved husband of Dolores; loving father of Mark (Cheri), Scott, Andrea Lhotsky (Paul) and Thomas (Shannon); proud grandfather of Michelle Knapp (Dennis), Melissa Carr (Jeff), Alex and Rachel Lhotsky, and Nicole Onysyk; great grandfather of 6. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, December 19, at...
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Ann F. Zona

February 15, 1926 - December 11, 2014

Ann Florence Zona nee Fleser, age 88, passed away December 11th, 2014; beloved wife of the late Frank; dear mother of Barbara (Kevin), Roseanne (Don), Anthony (Gina), and Ileno (Tina); loving grandmother of Carly, Joseph, Margaret Rose, Kate (Michele), Nicholas (Rebecca), Matthew, Andrew, Courtney, Frank, Sarah, Noah, and great-grandmother of Jordan; dear sister of Minerva, Maryann, John, and...
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Todd B. Rush

March 9, 1963 - December 9, 2014

TODD B. RUSH, age 51, Passed away December 9, 2014 Loving son of JoAnne and the late Frank L; dear brother of Kathy Boggins, Barb Thomas, Chuck and the late Debbie Rush; uncle of many. Was a member of MENSA. Graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a degree in nuclear engineering. He had an accounting practice in Fairview Park for the last 15 years. All services private. Corrigan Craciun...
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Rosemary A. Bittala

August 19, 1938 - December 5, 2014

ROSEMARY A. BITTALA (nee Bubel), age 76. Beloved wife of 57 years to Donald Bittala. Devoted mother of Deborah (Robert) Gibbons, Donald (Margaret), Mary (Bruce) Crawford. Cherished grandmother of eight and great-grandmother of one. Loving sister of Lester Bubel (Deceased), Joseph (Suzanne) Bubel and Lois DiMichele (deceased). Preceded in death by parents Lester N. and Margaret (Kane) Bubel. Dear...
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Josef Straky

March 2, 1924 - December 3, 2014

Josef Straky, age 90, passed away on December 3rd 2014. Beloved husband of Katharina (nee: Drescher); dear father of Ingrid (Wolfgang) Urban; grandfather of Kristina and Olivia; uncle of Maria (George) Klemens; great-uncle of Gary; brother of Katharina Sausmann of Germany; uncle of Helga (Erich) Denes and Horst (Elfi) Sausmann also of Germany. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 10:00 AM in St...
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Katherine Jean Davis

June 26, 1953 - November 29, 2014

KATHERINE DAVIS (nee Porrello), age 61, passed away Saturday, November 29, 2014. Beloved wife of Glenn; loving mother of Robert and William (Beth); dear grandmother of Joseph, Isabel, Sophia, Cici, and Oliver; sister of Diane Bertosa (John), Kenneth (Sherry McFall), and Mark (Norma); aunt of many. Mass of Christian Burial, Wednesday, December 3, at 10am, in St Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain...
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Lucretia L. Stoica

January 9, 1922 - November 22, 2014

Lucretia Stoica, age 92. Passed away on Saturday November 22, 2014. Loving Daughter of George and Elena (Both Deceased), Dearest Sister of Elena Williams (Deceased), and Loving aunt and dear friend of many. Lucretia worked for the International Services Center (formerly know as the National Services Center) first as a case worker, then as Deputy Director, and finally as its Executive Director...
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Mary A. Ellis

August 21, 1924 - November 22, 2014

Mary Agnes Ellis (nee Goodrow). Passed away Saturday November 22, 2014. Devoted wife of the late Everett; loving mother of James; dearest grandmother of Kimberly (Greg), Daniel (Jami), and Shannon; dear sister of the late Marguerite; and good friend of Karen. FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS SATURDAY NOVEMBER 29, FROM 11 AM UNTIL TIME OF SERVICE, 1 PM, AT CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME 20820 LORAIN RD....
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Noeum Houn

April 2, 1941 - November 17, 2014


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Michael D. Conroy

October 6, 1969 - November 2, 2014

Michael D. Conroy, age 45; passed away November 2nd, 2014; loving son of Lana (nee Pellman); dear brother of Debbie (Ray), Kevin (Stacy), Sean Sr., and Kelly Rue; beloved grandson of Lena Rue Pellman and the late Vernon Pellman Sr.; dear Uncle Mikey of Anna, Sean Jr., Olivia, Brandon, Caiti, Veronica, and Brian; loving nephew, cousin, and friend of so many; what a world this would be if everyone...
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Maria Frangopolos

August 15, 1917 - October 23, 2014

Maria Frangopolos (nee Varcoci), age 97, passed away Thursday, October 23, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Gherasimos; loving mother of Sandra Anderson (Carl), Catherine Bencze (David) and the late Tony; dear grandmother of Christina, Ali, David, and Mary; great grandmother of Molly, Claire, Zoe, Carly, and littlest Davey. She was the greatest cook and loved to feed everyone. Divine Liturgy...
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Vincent C. Peterson

August 20, 1926 - October 21, 2014

CAPT. VINCENT C. PETERSON age 88. Dearly beloved husband of 66 years to Theresa (nee Hangauer); Loving father of Donald and Sandra (Tim) Gaughan; dearest grandfather of Allison Gaughan, Meghan (Ryan) Maroney, Ryan (fiancee, Lindsey Karoly), Ross, and Emily; great-grandfather of Connor Maroney; dear brother of Richard (deceased). Retired Cleveland Fireman with 32 years of service. WWII Navy...
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George Buchak

February 18, 1927 - October 18, 2014

George Buchak, age 87. Beloved husband of the late Irma Stofko Galinovsky Buchak. Devoted Step-father of John (Norma) Galinovsky, the late Judy Galinovsky, and Richard (Debbie) Galinovsky. Loving grandfather of George, Jeff, & Marian. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters: Tom, John, Al, Connie, Julie, Mary, Eileen, Helen and Ann. Cherished Uncle, cousin, and friend of many. GRAVESIDE...
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Holly Weseling

April 4, 1956 - October 17, 2014

HOLLY "BLAIR" WESELING, age 58, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014. Beloved wife of Jeffrey; loving mother of Tyler B. and Blaire E; daughter of Barbara and the late Donald Blair; sister of Bruce Blair (Jean), and Robert Blair; aunt of six; daughter in law of Beverly and Joseph Weseling; sister in law of Brian Weseling. Admirer of the Adirondack Mountains, especially Big Moose Lake, Holly...
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Irene Ellen Stotz

August 16, 1942 - October 15, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, Fairview Park, OH.
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Irene Bacho

September 13, 1916 - October 10, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, Fairview Park, OH.
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William A. Sutton

July 17, 1925 - October 9, 2014

WILLIAM A. SUTTON "Bill". Age 89, passed away October 9, 2014. Devoted husband of Beatrice (nee Oster); loving father of Kathleen Schmitz (Ronald), William (Eileen), John, Robert (Jackie), Betty Ann Amoroso (Mark) and Michael (Chris); dear grandfather of Gregory, Barbara, Brian, Shawn, Adam, Erica, Elisa, Corinne, Rhiannon, and Anneliese; loving brother of Florence Zangari. He was a dear brother...
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Lyle Eugene Cantleberry

June 21, 1942 - October 6, 2014

LYLE EUGENE CANTLEBERRY, age 72, passed away Monday, October 6, 2014. Beloved husband of Jane (nee Zimmerman); dear father of Kellie Simpson (Jack), and Ron (Betsy); grandfather of Kayleigh, Lyle, Quinn and Clare. Retired custodian at St. Christopher Church. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association of America. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, October 11, at 11am in St Christopher...
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Dorothy R. Weisbarth

July 31, 1924 - September 25, 2014

Dorothy R. Weisbarth nee Jennings ( Passed Away Sept 25, 2014 ). Cherished and beloved wife of Walter for 43 yrs until Walter's death in June 17, 1992. Loving mother of Donald and Diane Crandall. Devoted grandmother of Shaun Crandall. Dearest daughter of Blaine and May Holden Jennings. Leaving behind her two loving cats Crystal and April. Loving sister of the following deceased, dear baby...
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Bing Ken Moy

August 11, 1937 - September 22, 2014

Bing Ken Moy passed away September 22, 2014. Beloved husband of Siu Ha Moy (Ng). Loving father of Joanne (Matt) McIntyre, Julianne Moy, Anita (Mark) Sararcusa and Amanda Moy. Grandfather of Canon McIntyre and Emerson Saracusa. Family will receive friends on Thursday 3 - 7 pm and on Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home 20820 Lorain Ave, Fairview Park, Ohio (440) 331...
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Stanley T. Gadzinski

February 10, 1922 - September 18, 2014

STANLEY GADZINSKI, age 92, passed away Sept. 18, 2014. Dearly beloved Husband of the late Adele (née Jablonski). Loving father of Gary (Chris), Ronald (Filomena), Robert (Marija), Mark, Mary Ann (James) Torgerson, Christine (Domenic) Di Lalla and Norman (Pamela). Grandfather of 13 and Great Grandfather of 12. Brother of the late Charlotte Thomas, Dorothy Kozlowski, Jean Jelenic, Al Gadzinski...
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Kim P. Dimmer

July 15, 1956 - September 18, 2014

KIM P. DIMMER, age 58, beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Suvak); loving father of Maxwell P. and Zachary J.; brother of Diana Lien (Larry), Thomas J. (Jenny), Jerry (Donna), Joan Parrott (David Lemke) and Lisa Dimmer; uncle of many; son of Sylvester and the late Rita (Hahn). Memorials may be forwarded to the American Cancer Society . Celebration of life service in the funeral home Monday, Sept....
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Helen E. Klotzbach

August 6, 1914 - September 16, 2014

HELEN KLOTZBACH, (nee Smith), Age 100, Beloved wife of the late William Dear Mother of the late William J. Grandmother of Steve (Carla), Paula, \Wayne (Jessica), William (Kathleen) and Laura Moore (Matt) Great Grandmother of nine. Funeral arrangements by CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME. 440-331-0500 www.corrigancraciun.com
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Jacklyn M. Bolin

June 27, 1948 - September 12, 2014

JACKLYN M. BOLIN (nee Lazar), age 66, passed away Friday, September 12, 2014. Wife of the late George "Steve" Bolin, mother of Cynthia Vickers; grandmother of Matthew Vickers; sister of John (Peggy); Patricia and Robby (Diane), aunt and friend to many. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, September 16, at 10am in St. Stephen Church, 1930 W. 54th St. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call...
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Pearl M. Anderson

November 29, 1956 - September 7, 2014

PEARL M. ANDERSON, age 57, passed away Sunday September 7, 2014. Loving mother of Jeremy K. (Jamie Spike) and James; grandmother of the late Jeremy Jr; daughter of Lillian "Lee" sister of Tina Anderson; aunt of Danielle and Tiffany. All services private. 216-251-7000. Corrigancraciunfuneralhome.com
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Zinaida Junkers

December 12, 1919 - September 6, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, Fairview Park, OH.
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Judith Ann Poth

March 17, 1944 - August 30, 2014

Judith Ann Poth (nee Sopko) age 70 passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014. Beloved wife of Kenneth A; loving mother of Bryan (Jennifer) of Ada, MI, and Wendy of Phoenix, AZ; grandmother of Tyler; Sister of Rita Karliak (John); aunt of Dan, John, Bill and Amy; and "auntie" to many. Loved reading, gardening and caring for her family and friends. Friends may call at the Corrigan Craciun Funeral...
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Cynthia Jean Vugrich

December 22, 1954 - August 26, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, Fairview Park, OH.
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Louis Csoknyai

January 5, 1924 - August 25, 2014

LOUIS CSOKNYAI, age 90, passed away August 25th; beloved husband of Anna for 60 years; dear father of Lillian (Frederick) Andersky; loving grandfather of Nolan and Evan; dear brother of Eva Foki and uncle of three; may there be gardens of plenty to tend to in heaven; VISITATION FRIDAY 9AM-11AM at CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME, 20820 Lorain Rd., followed by funeral service 11:30AM at St. Angela...
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Frank A. Albrecht

June 29, 1937 - August 21, 2014

FRANK A. ALBRECHT, age 77 of Westlake, OH, passed away August 21, 2014. Beloved husband of Marjorie (nee Wagner) for 55 years; devoted father of Deborah Strand (James), Sandra Allen (the late Scott), Susan Close (Gary), Frank Andrew (Sandra), and Stephen (Cindy); brother of the late Helen Avondet; loving grandfather of Jenny, Sarah, Samantha, Cathy, Collin, Jason, Max, Brittany, Kaitlyn, Franklin...
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Emil Victor DiChiro

October 30, 1947 - August 17, 2014

Emil V. DiChiro, age 66, passed away Sunday, August 17, 2014. Beloved partner of Doug McKenzie; loving brother of Victor (Fran) and John (Connie); uncle of Nick, John and Michael; son of the late Anna and John. Family suggests memorials be forwarded to the American Diabetes Association and the Ryan White Foundation. Retired with over 30 years from RTA as a dispatcher out of Woodhill Operations....
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Michael Dee Fender

July 29, 1959 - August 15, 2014

MICHAEL DEE FENDER, age 55, passed away Friday August 15th, 2014. Beloved husband of Marilyn (nee Norris); dear father of Nicholas Smach, Kristen (Fiancé Mark) Yates, Brittany (Sergio) Grima, and Julianna (Justin) Lovejoy; grandfather of Bryana, papa's "Boo", Natalie, Savannah, Juliette and Maria; brother of Gary (Ilze) and Richard (Lisa); uncle of many. Funeral service Thursday, August 21,...
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Joan Sewell

April 20, 1931 - August 6, 2014

Johanna "Joan" Sewell age 83. Beloved wife of Don, former wife of the late Jack Crawford, loving mother of Scott (Patti) Crawford and Bruce (Mary) Crawford, dearest grandmother of Michael and Kevin, and great grandmother of Isabella and dear sister of Angie and the following deceased James, Peter, and Junior. VISITATION SUNDAY 2-6 PM AT CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME 20820 LORAIN RD. FAIRVIEW PARK...
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Edward James Cartell

May 23, 1949 - August 2, 2014

Edward James Cartell, age 65, passed away August 2nd, 2014; loving father of Jessica (Maynard), Derrick, Alvin James (Serro); dear grandfather of Anthony Edward and Marcella; loving son of the late Eilleen and George Cartell; dear brother of George, Jerry, and the late Eleanor; loving uncle and friend of many.
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Bonita Lee Barr

February 3, 1921 - August 2, 2014

BONITA LEE BARR, age 93, passed away August 2, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Frank W.; dear mother of John (deceased), Robert (Jacquelyn Paine) and Carol (Steven) Orlofsky; loving grandmother of Kate Orlofsky. She was an 11 year member of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus, former docent of the Western Reserve Historical Society. She loved New England, nature and was a lifelong volunteer to the...
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Hugh C. Bodenstine, Jr.

December 14, 1927 - July 20, 2014

HUGH CARLON BODENSTINE JR., December 14, 1927 - July 20, 2014. Beloved husband of loving wife Ann. Father of Carol (Doug) Gutridge, Paul (Lindsay), Thomas (Cissy), Christopher (Erica) and Elizabeth (Gary) Schuld; step-father to Robert Arnold (Jennifer); brother to Tom Bodenstine (Mary); "Granddad" to 16 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 20,...
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Ethel Macey

July 9, 1920 - July 17, 2014

ETHEL MACEY (nee McQuaid), age 94, passed away peacefully on July 17, 2014. She was born in Canton, Ohio to Harry Winchester McQuaid and Ethel Bogert McQuaid on July 9, 1920. Ethel was raised in Detroit, MI and Canton, OH. In 1937 she graduated from McKinley High School in Canton. She went to the Cleveland Institute of Art, graduating in 1941 with a major in illustration. She worked as an...
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Diana H. Hansen

December 25, 1938 - July 13, 2014

DIANA H. HANSEN, age 75, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Roger H.; loving mother of Lori G. Hansen (Ted Shear) and Lynn D. Hansen (Doug McDowell); grandmother of Tyler, Hansen, Tolen, Roger, Alex and Erik; great-grandmother of Evelyn. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be forwarded to the Animal Protective League and Salvation Army. Funeral service Friday, July 18 at...
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Rita Kurt

February 22, 1916 - July 11, 2014

RITA M. KURT (nee Busser), age 98. Beloved wife of the late John; loving mother of Alan (Inara), Diane Woyansky(George), Gregory (deceased), Linda Fitos (Jeff), Marita Kontur (Ron) and Marilyn Sarka (Chuck); dearest grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 8; sister of the late Lawrence, Marcellus, Louis, Sister Valerian (Mary), Joseph and Valerian. Family requests donations to Crossroads...
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Beverly Kendall

August 19, 1928 - July 11, 2014

BEVERLY KENDALL, age 85, passed away July 11, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Richard H.; dear mother of Pamela (Robert) Sugrue, Richard M. (Nancy); loving grandmother of Jeremy (Maggie) Sugrue, Megan (Michael) Doctor, Gregory Kendall, Julie Kendall; and great-grandmother of Sophie, Tessa and Aiden; dear sister of John Hozan. VISITATION 4-8 P.M. WEDNESDAY AT CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME, 20820...
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Joseph J. Rego

December 18, 1958 - July 1, 2014

JOSEPH J. REGO, age 55, passed away July 1, 2014. Beloved son of the late Barbara and Thomas Rego. Loving brother of Carmella, Christina Higgins, Lisa, Steven, David (Jean), John (Mariann), Sam (Denise), Diana and the late Samuel, Thomas (Marianne) and Michael. Dear uncle and friend of many. FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS MONDAY, JULY 7, 6-8 P.M. AT THE CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME, 20820 LORAIN RD...
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Llewellyn Pajunas

December 18, 1936 - June 23, 2014

L. Susan Pajunas (nee: Oldfield), age 77, passed away June 23, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Peter Sr. Devoted mother of Peter Jr., Pamela (William) Buchwald, and Cindy Haynes. Cherished grandmother of Elizabeth Buchwald. Loving sister of the late Shirley Pazos; and dear aunt and friend of many. Susan was born in Elyria where she attended Elyria High School; and was also a long-time resident of...
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Angelina R. Tatarczuk

June 2, 1917 - June 19, 2014

ANGELINA R. TATARCZUK (nee DiCostanzo), age 97, passed away June 19th, 2014; beloved wife of the late Tony; dear mother of Tony Jr. (Sheila); grandmother of Michelle and Anthony (Jennifer); great-grandmother of Gavin; sister of deceased Alex and Ralph. Family will receive friends at CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME, 20820 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park, Sunday 2-6PM, June 29th. Mass of Christian Burial...
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John Otto Muellauer

December 12, 1931 - June 12, 2014

JOHN OTTO MUELLAUER, age 82, passed away Thursday, June 12 2014. Beloved husband of the late Joyce (nee Miles); loving father of John R. (Lizbeth), Thomas (Kelly), Elaine Loy (Richard), Kenneth, Linda Hohmann (William Jr.), Christine Cusick (Gregory); dear grandfather of 12; brother of Mary Lu and the late Karl and Elizabeth. U.S. Marine veteran of the Korean War. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday...
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Anna A. Palisin

November 2, 1916 - June 10, 2014

ANNA A. PALISIN (nee Valuschk), age 97, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Born Byes-ville, OH Nov. 2, 1916. Beloved wife of the late George Sr; dearest mother of Thomas J. (Barbara), George Jr. (Susan), Kenneth J. (Lita) and Barbara A. Myers; loving grandmother of Karen, Thomas (Patti), Matthew (Lori), Andrew (Deb), Robert (Allison), Daniel (Heather), Luke (Rachel), and Kathleen Palisin, Aimee...
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Rahela S. Ludwig

August 9, 1924 - June 2, 2014

RAHELA "RAE" S. LUDWIG (nee Smolarek), age 89, passed away Monday, June 2, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Lawrence P; loving mother of Therese Vito (Joseph), Laurine Ludwig M.D., Lawrence N, (Margaret); dear grandmother of Joseph Vito (Jennifer), Kara Reilly (Thomas J.), Michael Ludwig, Thomas Ludwig, and Katharine Ludwig; great-grandmother of Madeline, Dominic, Jackson, and Declan;...
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Evelyn J. Sherer

January 25, 1925 - May 24, 2014

EVELYN J. SHERER (nee Kromer), age 89, passed away May 24, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Paul; loving mother of Ronald R. (Sarah), Sis Sherer, Diane Pozzuto (Mike) and Steve; grandmother of Gina Patriarca (Dominick), Mike Pozzuto and Anthony Pozzuto; great-grandmother of Michael, Gabriella and Julia Patriarca; sister of Margaret Finsel and Donald Kromer; aunt of Jeanne Gonter (Gary) and Jim...
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Thomas J. DeWitt

April 3, 1943 - May 18, 2014

THOMAS J. DeWITT, age 71, passed away suddenly, May 18, 2014. Loving son of the late Leo W. and Helen R. (nee Herbst); dear brother of Richard L. (Lynn) and the late Kenneth J. (Barbara); uncle of many. U.S. Army veteran, John Carroll Graduate, avid baseball player and fan, sports enthusiast, and daily communicant and porter at St. Christopher Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be...
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Paul Entres

November 28, 1942 - May 17, 2014

ArrangemPAUL F. ENTRES, 71, of Rocky River, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 17. He was the loving husband of Judy, father of David and Shelly (Morrison), Michael Morrison and grandfather "Papa" to Charlie Morrison. Paul was the beloved son of Howard and Betty Entres and was the beloved older brother of Barbara Jones and Marlene Davis, as well as the brother-in-law to Shary and...
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Dorothy E. Field

November 3, 1919 - May 14, 2014

DOROTHY E. FIELD (nee Mangan), age 94, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Beloved wife of 64 years of the late Ted; loving mother of Michael, Patricia Cook (David), Maureen Stankiewicz (David), Edward J. (Mary Ann) and John E. (Sandra); cherished grandmother of 13; dear great-grandmother of 5. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, May 24 at 11:30 a.m. in St. Angela Merici Church, 20970 Lorain Rd....
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Attila Rakonczay

June 18, 1923 - May 13, 2014

ATTILA RAKONCZAY, devoted family man, age 90, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 13, 2014, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of 68 years to Elizabeth, (nee Bohm); loving father of Maria H. Rakonczay, Elizabeth Birkas (John), Susan Butler-Gomez (Bob), Helen Verchio, Yolanda Kettel (Guy); grandfather of Vicky, Veronica, Brian, Vanessa, Alicia, Chris, and Amanda; great-grandfather of Haley,...
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Mary Elizabeth Panasik

November 4, 1922 - May 2, 2014

MARY E. PANASIK (nee Farber). Age 91. Passed away May 2, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Paul. Dear mother of Mary Ann Skok (Keith), Paul (Carol), Susan and Stephen (Cathy). Loving grandmother of Veronica and Elizabeth Skok. Dear sister of Anna Marie Macatician and the late Joseph Farber. Veteran US Navy Nurse Korean War. Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, May 8th at St Angela Merici Church 20970...
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Maria Radu

December 21, 1922 - October 2, 2013

Maria Radu age 90. Devoted wife of the late Very Rev. Fr. Traian Radu; loving mother of Petru (Livia, deceased), Dr. Dana Radu-Scafaru, and Dr. Mihai (Dr. Mioara); dearest grandmother of Ramona, Marius, Peter, Michael, and Mathew; dear sister of the late Sperantza, loving aunt of Mihaela and Florentina, and great aunt of Teodor Florea. Visitation at the CORRIGAN CRACIUN FUNERAL HOME 20820...
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