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Archives for June 2011


Andrew Fall "Uncle Andy," 91, of Willowick, passed away June 27, 2011, at Lake West Medical Center in Willoughby. Born Oct. 4, 1919, in Conemaugh, Pa., he had lived in Cleveland before moving to Willowick five years ago. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of V.F.W. Post 5107 and American Legion Post 633, both of Conemaugh, Pa. Mr. Fall worked as a machinist at Eaton Axle in Cleveland. Survivors are his sisters, Eve Hrvatin and Helen Goveze; and many nieces and Continue reading


CHESTER W. HALIGOWSKI age 83, husband of the late Helen (nee Doltz); beloved father of Linda and Mike (Louise); cherished grandfather of Scott (Erin) and Nick; brother of Marion Haligowski (deceased); WW II Navy Veteran. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday June 29, 2011 at St. Paschal Baylon Church. Private interment Hewitt Cemetery, Rice's Landing, PA. Family will receive friends at THE COSIC FUNERAL HOME 28890 CHARDON RD. (BETWEEN BISHOP RD. AND RT. 91) Continue reading


ADELINE NOCENTE (nee Rossi), aged 82 years, dearly beloved wife for 60 years to Robert V., dear mother of Robert M. and Anita P. Nocente, loving grandmother of Nicole Galatis, Dina Nocente and the late Jason Galatis, devoted great-grandmother of Aiden Galatis, Jameson Jeffries and Justice Coleman, cherished sister of Rose D'Orazio and the late Cosmo Rossi. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church at 10:00 A.M. Entombment Continue reading


JOANN GIUFFRIDA (nee Ramacciatto), age 59. Beloved wife for 20 years of Patrick. Cherished daughter of the late Charles and Angela (nee Orichella) Ramacciatto. Loving sister of Charlene Angie (husband Ron). Devoted aunt of Ron, Jr, Nicholas, Dominic, Joey, Melissa, Jeanette, Renee, Andrea, Anthony and great-aunt of many nieces and nephews. Dearest sister-in-law of Joanna and Don Knauf and the late Joseph Giuffrida. Dear cousin and friend of many. Contributions may be made in Joann's memory Continue reading


ERNST EDGAR SELIG, dearly beloved husband for 59 years to Martha (nee Truderung), dear father of Ernst E., Jr. (wife Nancy), Victor (wife Leslie) and Linda Weaver (husband Mark), loving grandfather of Lukas, Marielle, Chelsea, Evan, Jennifer, Joshua, Sarah and great-grandfather of 9, devoted brother of Viktor (deceased) and Ella Bachmann (deceased) (husband Rudi), fond uncle, great-uncle and cousin. Contributions suggested to St. John Lutheran Church, 4386 Mayfield Rd., South Euclid, OH. Continue reading


MARY ANN NEMETH (nee Seech), age 72. Beloved mom of Julie Martin (husband Larry) and Melissa Nemeth (Steve Seidowski). Devoted grandmother of Justin Martin. Former wife of Elmer Nemeth. Cherished daughter of the late Ernest and Julia (nee Hornick) Seech. Dearest sister of Ernest Rusty Seech, Jr (wife June) and the late Jane Gruly. Dear aunt and friend of many. Contributions may be made in Mary Ann's memory to Eternal Word Television Network 5817 Old Leeds Road Irondale, AL, 35210. A Mass of Continue reading


A Funeral Mass for Mile Paulic, 77, of Wickliffe will be held Friday, June 24, 10AM at St. Paul Croatian Church, 1369 E. 40th Street, Cleveland. Mr. Paulic lived in Wickliffe for 31 years after moving from Cleveland. He passed away Monday, June 20, 2011 at Euclid Hospital. He was born March 23, 1934 in Croatia to Ivo and Tina Paulic. He was a member of St. Paul Croatian Catholic Church and the Croatian Lodge. He worked for Crescent Metal for 23 years and retired in 1997. He was the beloved Continue reading


ALMA I. SYRACUSE (nee Hayes), age 87; died peacefully June 20, 2011 surrounded by her family and friends; beloved wife for 69 years of the late Sam J.; loving mother of Verna "Dollie" O'Loughlin (husband Joseph J. III), Alma Baur (husband Gary) and Sam J. Jr. (wife Joan); devoted grandmother of Daniel, Sherry and Sandy, Gary, Brian and Mark, Samantha and Angela, great-grandmother of 11 and great-great grandmother of two; dearest daughter of the late Amelia (nee Drachenberg) and Herman Hayes; Continue reading


LENA A. RAGONESE (nee Scaminace), aged 85 years, beloved wife of the late Angelo, dearest mother of Phyllis Cash (husband Thomas), Rose Solitro (husband Anthony) and Marcella, loving grandmother of Melissa, Kevin, Gina and Nicole, cherished sister of Anthony and William Scaminace and the late Nancy Rein, devoted aunt and grand-aunt to many. A Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, June 23, 2011 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish in St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church at 11:00 AM. Entombment Continue reading