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Archives for January 2011


JOSEPH "JOZE" LEKAN age 85 of Willoughby Hills. Beloved husband of Mili; loving father of Sonia (Al) Glagola and Lenka (Dr. Edward) Brooks; cherished grandfather of Stephen Glagola and Rachel and Peter Brooks; dear brother of Milci (Dr. Uros) Roesmann, Marja (Dr. Vilko) Jenko and Anuska Lekan. Uncle of many nieces and nephews. US Army Veteran. The Family suggests memorial donations to the St. John of the Cross Church Liturgical Tribute Fund. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 Continue reading


Elizabeth Mae (Tice) Fennell, 79, of Painesville, a homemaker, passed away Jan. 30, 2011, at Lake West Medical Center in Willoughby. She was born March 28, 1931, in Detroit, Mich. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Fairport Harbor and Kennisee Campgrounds. Survivors are her children, Wade A. (Patricia), Marjorie (Robert L.) Beardslee, Dean (Kathy) and William (Patty Regan); grandchildren, Susan (Rodney) Brown, Wade T. (Tanya), Matthew and Rena Fennell, Leah and Julie Beardslee; and Continue reading


Richard M. Warman, (Rick) age 50. Beloved husband of Debbie (nee Casias). Loving father of Mark C., Dennis (Nicole), Christina (Rob) and Diana. Dear grandfather of Robert Michael. Cherished son of Richard E. and Concetta (nee Rifici). Dear brother of Mark S. (Jeanne), Cheryl Schossler (Fred) and Suzanne Santilli (Sam). Loving brother in law and uncle to many. Richard's family would like to extend a special thank you to the SICU and the Heart and Vascular Institute of University Hospitals. A Continue reading


JOHN E. "BUCK" BUKSZAR, age 91. Beloved husband for 69 years of Margaret A. (nee Wrabecz). Loving father of Jack (wife Sharon), Gary of Tampa, FL and Loretta Jester (husband Michael) of Homestead, FL. Devoted grandfather of Marc (wife Cory), Amy Marek (husband Daniel), Erin and Carey Jester and great-grandfather of Trevor, Reese and Elizabeth. Cherished son of the late John J. and Anna (nee Kovach). Dearest brother of Edward, Annamarie Ginter, Walter and the late Raymond. Dear uncle and Continue reading


SANDRA JAROSCAK (nee Sollitto) age 70, died peacefully on Thursday January 27, 2011. Beloved wife for 48 years of George. Loving mother of Jeffrey (wife Susan) of Northfield Center and Jennifer of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Adored Nana of Jessica, Grace and Joy. Cherished daughter of the late Frank and Angeline (nee Tramon) Sollitto. Dearest sister of Frank Sollitto (wife Carol) of Florida, and the late Ben Sollitto (wife Nancy), Lucille Crofford, Carl Sollitto (wife Marge, deceased) and Continue reading


CALVIN DONOVAN, age 17, passed away Jan. 25, 2011. Beloved son of Reonna; dearest grandson of Christine Roland, nephew of Susan, Michael and Noel. Funeral service Sunday, January 30, 2011 at the funeral home at 6 p.m. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to Calvin at the DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF SOUTH EUCLID, 4600 MAYFIELD RD. (JUST E. OF GREEN RD.) SUNDAY 3 P.M. UNTIL TIME OF SERVICE Continue reading


BELA GRASSY, age 81 was received by the Lord on January 24, 2011. Loving father of Vera Seltzer (husband Pista "Steven"), Janet Emch (husband Carl) and Loretta Chiancone (husband Anthony, Jr). Devoted Nagypapa of Jennifer (deceased), Kristina (deceased), Anthony, III, Michael, Matthew, and Krystin Chiancone, Melissa, Kimberly and Joey Kotik. Cherished son of the late William and Irene (nee Halasz). Dearest brother of Joseph Grassy and Maria Dorner and special brother-in-law of Catherine Grassy Continue reading


LILLIAN S. PRECH (nee Beres), age 91; beloved wife of the late Vladimir E.; loving mother of Anne, Michael (wife Laura) and Suzanne; devoted grandmother of Amanda Jorgensen (husband Adam), Phillip, Anastasia, Sara, Lillyanna, Dorothea and great-grandmother of Risely Jorgensen; dearest sister of the late Michael, Edward and Carl Richard Beres. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2011 at the Funeral Home at 11:00 AM. Burial following in Lake View Cemetery. The family will Continue reading


KRISTEN ROSE CAVALIER age 34, died peacefully in her sleep on Sunday January 23, 2011 in Chicago, IL. Loving mother of Parker Courtney Carley and beloved companion of Zack Carley. Devoted daughter of Sandy Colosi (nee Gill) (husband Frank Colosi) and Dennis Cavalier and beloved friend Charyl Bandiera. Cherished sister of Chuck Cavalier and Courtney Cavalier Harrigan (husband Brian Harrigan). Loving aunt to Nolan Fahnhorst. Treasured granddaughter of Gerry (nee Ricciardi) and Harlan Gill and the Continue reading