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Archives for October 2011


DONALD T. FOULDS, age 84. Beloved husband for 59 years of Jean A. (nee Flandermeyer). Loving father of Karen Tumbry (husband Thomas,deceased) and the late Gary A. Devoted grandfather of Joshua T. Tumbry (wife Barbie), Aaron R. Tumbry and great-grandfather of Cadence, Markalla, Jade, Gideon and Kai. Dearest brother of the late Pauline Ek (husband Dale). World War II U.S. Army-Air Corp Veteran. Don loved photography and he was a ceramic engineer for Phil Mar Co. Tribute Service Friday, November Continue reading


MARIE F. BRODNICK (nee Hocevar) age 87, wife of the late Frank; beloved mother of Frank (deceased) (wife Elva) and Carol (Richard) Gundelach and cherished grandmother of Ronnie Shkerich. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 A.M. Thursday November 3, 2011 at St. Gabriel Church. Interment All Souls Cemetery. The Family will receive friends at The COSIC FUNERAL HOME 28890 CHARDON RD. (BETWEEN BISHOP RD. AND RT. 91) WILLOUGHBY HILLS WEDNESDAY 4:00 - 8:00 P.M. Continue reading


JOSEPH MICHAEL MALAK, age 88, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at The Weils with his loving wife of 56 years, Carmela "Molly", at his side, after suffering from heart failure and Alzheimer's Disease in recent years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He spent his entire career with industrial manufacturer & wholesaler Cleveland Sales Company, starting as a floor sweeper and stock boy in 1935 to eventually becoming its owner & Chairman/CEO in 1983. An Continue reading


LILLIAN F. SAKAL (nee Loczko), aged 76 years, beloved wife for 58 years to Steven F., dearest mother of Linda Schott (husband James), Steven F., Timothy (deceased), David J. (wife Linda) and Deborah Sheehy (husband Robert), loving grandmother of 6 and 2 grand-cats. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, 11100 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH. 44106. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, November 3, 2011 at St. Clare Catholic Church at Continue reading


JAMES O. BAECHLE, aged 92 years, beloved husband of the late Frances C. (nee Clifford), dearest father of Clifford O., Thomas J., Anne M. Holzman (husband Neal) and Jill Carroll (husband John), loving grandfather of Alec Baechle (Elena), Jessica DelVecchio, Dan DelVecchio (Grace), Marie Villarin (Ron), Annie Baechle, Molly Carroll and Shannon Carroll, great-grandfather of Andrew, Connor, Parker, Caroline, Scarlet and Joey, devoted son of the late Otto and Teresa (nee Halter), fond step-brother Continue reading


JOYCE A. "JOY" GARBO (nee Roman) age 96 was the beloved wife of the late John F. Loving mother of Alica and Paula Garbo. Devoted grandmother of Allison-Joy. Cherished daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (nee Mitka) Roman. Dearest sister of Nell Lanese (Tim, deceased), Tony Roman (Shirley), Paula Roman and the late Anna Toth (John, deceased) and Joseph Roman (Helen, deceased). Dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Beloved friend of the Somrack and Reddick Families. Mass of Christian Burial will Continue reading


JAMES GIANELOS, aged 82 years, beloved husband for 50 years to Jean (nee Corey), dear father of George, Janet Lambert (husband Eric) and Joan Anderson (husband Patrick), loving grandfather of Elizabeth and Eric Anderson, devoted son of the late Fred and Kalliope (nee Arhontis), cherished brother of Louis, fond uncle and great-uncle. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at the funeral home at 1:30 PM. Burial following in Lake View Cemetery. The family will receive friends to Continue reading


Sofia Marikis (nee Hayes), 86. Beloved wife of the late Andrew. Loving mother of Peter (Evah) and Dennis (Denise). Ya Ya of Andrew, Leah, Katie, Rolo, Rommel, and Ian. Sister of James and Harold Hayes. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, October 31, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 3352 Mayfield Rd., Cleveland Heights, Ohio. Interment Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Ohio. The family will receive friends at the DEJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME, Continue reading


FRANCES H. ZUPANCIC (nee Bukovnik) age 95 was the beloved wife of the late Frank "Lefty". Loving sister of the late John and Michael Bukovnik, Pauline Smith, Jane Venz and Mildred Camilly. Dearest aunt of Donna Estvander (Michael), Michael Camilly (Earlene), Barbara Yawitz (Michael) and great-aunt of many. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Frances's memory to the Animal Protective League, 1729 Willey Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113. Prayers of Christian Burial will be Continue reading