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Archives for November 2010


NICHOLAS J. FORMICA, age 93. Beloved husband of the late Eudora A. (nee Fasciano). Loving father of Thomas (wife Nancy) and James. Devoted grandfather of Mario (wife Cindy), Angela Dondrea (husband Donald, Jr), Teresa Tinnirello (husband Gregory), Vincente (wife Samantha) and great-grandfather of Gabriel, Nicky, Rudy, Riley, twins Ryan and Rachel, Amanda, Matthew, Mia, Natalie and Addison. Cherished son of the late Ross and Grace (nee Previte). Dearest brother of the late Martha Mormino (husband Continue reading


DOROTHY LINDGREN (nee Beshara), aged 94 years, of Fort Myers, FL., passed away Nov. 29, 2010 at her home surrounded by her family, beloved wife of the late Henning, loving mother of Susan, Denise Euse (Peter), and John, cherished grandmother of Nicole Trent (Peter) and Peter J. Euse (Polixeni), great-grandmother of Kristina Buchanan and Zachary Trent, great-great-grandmother of Connor Smith, dearest daughter of the late John and Mary (nee Abs) Beshara, fond sister of George Beshara and the Continue reading


CARMEN J. ARRIGO, aged 75 years, beloved son of the late Carmen J. Sr. and Carmella (nee Valente), dear cousin to Joe and Pauline Tranchita, Tony and Vicki Tranchita, and Carol and the late Charles Voase, devoted friend of Jim and Susan Butcher, and Bob and JoAnne Schuenaman. Carmen graduated from John Adams High School in 1953, and from Kenyon College (Gambier, OH.) in 1957. Committal service Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010 at Knollwood Mausoleum, 1678 SOM Center Rd., Mayfield Heights, at 11:00 AM. Continue reading


ELWOOD THOMAS SMITH, aged 92 years, dearly beloved husband for 65 years to Gladys (nee Ellerker), dear father of Neil E., Phillippa M. Wilkerson (husband Dennis), and Melanie J. Biebrick (husband Dennis), loving grandfather of 5 and great-grandfather of 2. In lieu of flowers, contributions suggested to the Cleveland Society for the Blind, 1909 East 101st St., Cleveland, OH. 44106-4110. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Services Friday, Dec. 3, 2010 at St. Paul's Continue reading


ANGELINE A. ASHTON (nee Barcotta), age 98. Beloved wife of the late Harry. Loving mother of Patricia M. Egan and Joanne "Jody" Knight. Devoted grandmother of William Knight, Kathleen Brown (Karl), Susan Block (Kenneth), John Egan (Claudia), Jean Langan (Timothy), Robert Egan (Beth), Michael Egan (Ann), great-grandmother of 12 and great-great grandmother of 5. Dearest sister of the late Frances Drabick. Dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Contributions may be made in Angie's memory to Little Continue reading


FRANK ROSACCO, aged 64 years, dearly beloved husband for 40 years to Kathleen (nee Damm), dearest father of Gina Nahra (husband Joseph), Kara Burkholder (husband Rick) and Lora Rosacco, loving grandfather of Robby and Jason Nahra, cherished son of the late James V. and Millie (Clara) (nee Sarno), fond brother of Josephine Rinaldi, Micky Shingara, Ernest P., Charles A., and the late Margaret "Peggy" Watkins, Phyllis Marmo and James V., treasured uncle and great-uncle. Contributions in memory Continue reading


ELMER J. PERSE age 87 of Willoughby Hills, beloved husband of Rosemary (nee Krasovec); loving father of Dr. Elmer J. Jr. M.D. (Debbie); Allen, Dr. David M.D., Janet (Gary) Schuster and Dr. Jessica Perse M.D. J.D.; cherished grandpa of Becky Furilla, Jonathan (Kalia) Perse, Jamie Perse, Jason Perse, Brian (Katy)Perse, Dr. Jeremy Perse D.P.M., Kate (Nick) Cortese, Cassie Schuster, Nate Schuster and Michael, Rachael, Andrew John, Anna, Joey and John Perse Libertin; great-grandfather of Ella, Continue reading


RITA O. REVAY (nee Ryan), age 93. Beloved wife of the late John S. Loving mother of John G. and David C. (wife Linda). Devoted grandmother of Diane. Preceded in death by two brothers and nine sisters. Dearest aunt and great-aunt of many. Rita was a 1st Lt. RN WW II US Army Veteran. Contributions may be made in Rita's memory to St. Ignatius High School, Hospice of the Western Reserve or Holy Family Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be hel don Saturday, November 27, 2010 at Communion Continue reading


HELEN UHORCZUK, age 93; beloved daughter of the late Alexander & Mary (nee Jasienczuk); loving sister of Stella, Pauline Clegg (William, EdD) and the late Steven Walker (Celine, deceased), John Walker (Rita), George Walker (wife Mary Jane, deceased) and William Walker (wife Virginia, deceased); devoted aunt of William Clegg, M.D. (Denise), Carol Ann Bender (Larry), Kathleen Clegg, M.D. (Mark Cheren, EdD) and great-aunt of many. Private Burial at St. Aloysius Cemetery, Pottstown, PA. Memorial Continue reading