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Archives for August 2013

Marilyn G. Ilcin

MARILYN G. ILCIN (nee Gest) age 73; beloved mother of Andrew (wife Jennifer), Brian (wife Barbi) and Christopher (wife Julie); loving grandmother of Patrick, Matthew, Adam, Zuzanne and the late Therlow; cherished daughter of the late Therlow and Rose (nee Cook) Gest; dearest sister of twin Carolyn Morgan, Katherine Suchan (husband Thomas) and the late Patricia Suchan (husband Kenneth); dear aunt and friend of many. Marilyn graduated from high school in Detroit, Michigan and then Western Continue reading

James P. Marrie

JAMES P. MARRIE, age 66; beloved husband for 37 years of Linda (nee Kay); loving father of Ryan (wife Terri) and Kristen Morelli (husband Tony); devoted grandfather of Claire, Connor and Kayleigh; cherished son of the late Thomas and Winifred (nee Heraghty); treasured brother of Thomas (wife Carole), Nancy and the late Mary Laubenthal (husband James) and Jack (wife Marcia, deceased); dear uncle, great-uncle and friend of many. Jim graduated from St.Joseph High School and received an Continue reading

Carole Specht

CAROLE M. SPECHT (nee Mannino) age 78. Beloved wife for 57 years of Wilford G. Loving mother of Kathy Leciejewski (Tim), Karen Zannella (Philip), Kimberly Collister (Paul), Karla Rosada (Ottaviano), and the late Kristi. Cherished grandmother of Carole Hanson (Marc), Philip Zannella (Courtney), Jacki Endres (Ryan), Amanda Fleck (Joe), Kyle, and Kevin Leciejewski, Paul, Patrick (Brittany) and Paige Collister, Matteo, Vincenzo and Giacomo Rosada and great-grandmother of Daniel, Andrew and Leo. Continue reading

Norma D. Coiner

NORMA D. COINER (nee Cole), age 82; beloved wife of the late Charles; loving mother of Charles Jr. (deceased), Susan Pustai, Vicki Swearingen, Thomas (wife Marita) and John (wife Barbara); devoted grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of 18; cherished sister of Martha Bane and preceded in death by 4 brothers and 4 sisters; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Norma was born on February 4, 1931 in Coal City, West Virginia. She died on August 29, 2013 at her home in West Salem, Ohio. Norma Continue reading

Louis Romano

ROMANO LOUIS ROMANO age 94, beloved husband of Frances (nee Gulino); devoted father of Kathleen Alesci (Frank), and Janice Zak (Robert deceased).Loving grandfather of Anthony and Jamie Alesci, Frances Davenport, Jennifer and Carl Porter, Kelley and Peter Radcliffe, and Doug and Linda Zak. Great-grandfather of ten. Dear brother of Josephine Curva, Jeanette Munes, and the following deceased, Sam and Anthony. Mass of Christian burial Saturday 11:00 A.M. at The Church of St. Clare. Interment Continue reading

Adele M. Royce

ADELE M. (nee Faflik) ROYCE Mass of Christian Burial for Adele M Royce, 65, will be on Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 10:00 AM at The Church of St. Mary, 401 North Street, Chardon. PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. Mrs. Royce passed on Tuesday. She was a resident of Chardon previously living in Eastlake. Adele was a member of St. Mary Church and previously St. Justin Martyr in Eastlake. Spending time with her family was her greatest joy. She is survived by her children Frank Jr. (Rhonda), Michael Continue reading

Brenda S. Boone

BRENDA S. BOONE (nee Osborne) age 55, beloved wife of the late Edward P; loving mother of Eric and step-mother of Tracy Myers, Patrick and Erin Boone and Mary “Mickey” Agnew; devoted step-grandmother of 8; cherished daughter of Juanita (nee Howe) and the late Lonnie E. Osborne, Sr; dearest sister of Charles Osborne (Tessie), Kay Bull, Beverly Purcell (Jerry) Larry (Kathy) and Lonnie E. Osborne, Jr (Marilyn); dear niece, aunt, cousin and friend of many. Brenda was a resident of Highland Continue reading

Elizabeth Vigliotti

ELIZABETH VIGLIOTTI (nee Sheldone), age 96; beloved wife of the late Joseph; loving mother of Joseph (wife Carole); devoted grandmother of Sherry Waskowski (husband Glenn) and great-grandmother of Gregory Waskowski; preceded in death by 4 brothers and 1 sister; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Elizabeth was a long-time resident of Mayfield Heights and parishioner of St. Clare Catholic Church since 1961. She enjoyed cooking, baking and knitting afghans. Her family remembers her as strong, Continue reading

Clara M. McElwain

CLARA M. McELWAIN (nee Lauver) age 80. Beloved wife for 62 years of Manuel T. Loving mother of Emanuel T., Jr. (wife Phyllis), Kathy Kritzer (husband Michael), Mary Jenkins, and Joseph C. (wife Celeste). Dearest grandmother of 10, and great-grandmother of 11. Cherished daughter of the late Chester and Mary (nee Coulter) Lauver. Dear sister of Richard, Glenn, Dave and Connie Lauver, Daryle Tomilson, and the late Joann Moulton, Alvin “Jake”, William, Ralph, Robert and Danny Lauver. Dear aunt and Continue reading