DeJohn Funeral Homes and Crematory
Call 24 hours: (440) 516-5555

Archives for December 2008

Alice Vicha

ALICE B. VICHA (nee Andrews), age 76, of Peachtree City, GA. Beloved wife of the late Norman C, Sr. Loving mother of Darrell A. (wife Joyce), Kevin D. (wife Kathrine) of San Diego, CA, Susan K. and the late N. Charles, Jr. Devoted grandmother of David A. McDonald. Cherished sister of Joan Annable of Peachtree City, GA, Nancy King of San Diego, CA and the late Alda Barnes, Ellen Rodgers and Marjorie Barker. Dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Alice was a member of the Portuguese Water Dog Club of Continue reading

Terrence Speth

TERRENCE MICHAEL 'TERRY ' SPETH, 'Big T ', aged 61 years, beloved husband for 33 years to Kathy (nee Jorgensen), dearest father of Tracie, Kellie, and Terry, cherished son of the late Willard J. Sr. and Angela (nee Kramer), devoted brother of Donna Hastings (husband Robert), Mark (wife Kathleen), Susan Rawley (husband Edward) and the late Willard J. Jr. and Timothy A., treasured uncle and great-uncle. Continue reading

Thusnelda Inzko

THUSNELDA A. 'NELDA ' INZKO (age 97). Beloved mother of Arnold (wife Gabriella). Loving grandmother of Andrea Wilkie (husband Duncan), Alaric (wife Hannah) and great-grandmother of five. Dearest daughter of the late Josef and Maria (nee Mollek) Inzko. Preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters. Cherished friend of Alana and Robert Wallin. Continue reading

Willow Wheaton

WILLOW P. WHEATON (nee Porterfield), aged 80 years, beloved wife of the late Jack, dear mother of the late Jill Summers, fond mother-in-law to Timothy Summers, loving grandmother of Kimberly Roden (husband Steve), Joseph Summers (wife Kristina) and Joshua Summers (fiancee Tara), cherished great-grandmother of Kylie and Jared Roden and Kelsey, Hailey, Donovan, Domonic and Jillian Summers, devoted sister of Ula Keeling (husband Arnold), Willard Porterfield and the late Bernice Bunt and Edith Continue reading

Jerry Mancini, Sr.

JERRY J. MANCINI, SR age 86. Beloved husband for 57 years of the late Edith M. (Ida) (nee Charlillo). Loving father of Patricia Longano (husband Anthony), Jerry, Jr (wife Diane) and the late Kathleen. Devoted grandfather of seven and great-grandfather of nine. Cherished son of the late Salvatore and Louise (nee Guida). Dearest brother of Salvatore (wife Betty) and the late Theresa Notarsanti, Cecilia Harbst, Louise Ducic and Patrick. Dear uncle and great-uncle of many. World War II U.S. Army Continue reading

Edwin II

EDWIN R. MUGRIDGE II, age 92; beloved husband for 69 years of the late Helen 'Honey ' (nee Dettmer); loving father of Edwin R. III, (wife Karen) of Myrtle Beach, SC, Helen McAuley (husband Thomas) of Middlefield, OH, Donald J. of Springboro, PA, twins Meredith Shreve (husband Thomas) of Twinsburg, OH and Ruth Bobeczko (husband Michael) of Huntington Beach, CA, and Thomas J. (wife Patricia) of Cleveland Hts., OH; devoted grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of four. Continue reading

Josephine Barbarotta

JOSEPHINE M. BARBAROTTA, age 90; beloved daughter of the late Donna (nee Catania) and Anthony; devoted sister of Christine Brino (husband Pat) and the following deceased: Philip, Sylvia Faulisi, Mary Sinito, Louis, Ignatius and Santo; cherished aunt, great-aunt and great-great aunt of many. Continue reading

Joseph Dvorabic

JOSEPH J. DVORABIC, aged 83 years, passed away on Sunday Dec. 21, 2008 at Mt. St. Joseph in Euclid, dearest father of Diane Strahan, loving grandfather of Justin Strahan (Stacy Thompson) and Brian (Deborah Mickley), great-grandfather of Frances (all of Minneapolis, MN.), cherished brother of Helen Camillo, also survived by his caretaker and friend, Deborah Hines. Joe was preceded in death by his wife Betty (nee Branisel), his son David, his parents Ivan and Jela (Helen), and his beloved dog Continue reading

Cordelia Barkley

CORDELIA BARKLEY (nee Babcock), aged 90 years, dearly beloved wife for 60 years to Charles, dearest mother of David C. (wife Mary - nee Transue) and The Honorable Marilyn Cassidy, loving grandmother of Morgan and Logan Barkley and John and Jill Cassidy. Continue reading