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Archives for March 2014

Ivan Begovic

IVAN BEGOVIC, age 52. Beloved son of Pavo and Manda (deceased); dear brother of Ana Begovic-Juhant (deceased), Mary Headley and Nada Wardeiner; loving father of Paul and Roseanna; adored "Dede" of Melissa, Dominic and Jaedyn. He lived a life of many challenges, both mental and physical hardships, but always overcame them to help all his family. He will be missed and loved dearly. Friends received at DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON RD. (BETWEEN BISHOP RD. Continue reading

Arlene Dotson

Friends and family are invited to meet at Holy Cross Cemetery Monday, March 31, 2014 at 12 noon for a Graveside Service to honor and celebrate Arlene's life. Continue reading

Gloria Kluk

GLORIA M. KLUK (nee Smargiassi) age 84; beloved wife of the late Martin; loving mother of David (wife Patricia), Sandra, Debra Nelson (husband Michael), Laura Koch (husband Robert) and Robert (wife Denise); devoted grandmother of Jennifer and Stephanie, Aron, Jason and Seth, Adrienne, Anthony, Heather, Ilona and Anna, Martin and Chelsea, and great-grandmother of Lauren, Jason, Daniel, Milo, Olive and Anthony; dearest daughter of the late Jennie (nee Yafanaro) and Santino Smargiassi; dear sister Continue reading

Rosalia Likozar

ROSALIA “ZALKA” LIKOZAR age 83, passed away on March 25, 2014 at her residence. She was born September 12, 1930 in Polje, Slovenia and was forced to emigrate to Spittal, Austria after WW II in one of the many displaced persons’ camps due to the imposition of communism in Slovenia. She came to the US and lived in the St. Clair Avenue neighborhood. In 1955, she married Joseph (Joze) Likozar in St. Vitus Church and settled on Norwood Rd. until moving to Highland Heights, Ohio. Mrs. Likozar was Continue reading

Sylvia Seneviratne

SYLVIA SENEVIRATNE (nee De Silva), aged 93 years, went to be with the Lord on March 23, 2014, beloved wife of the late Shirely, loving mother of Shanthi Samarasekera (husband Lallith – deceased), Elias Parakrama Seneviratne (wife Nimali), Ernest Priyanath Seneviratne (wife Christine), Charles Sunil Seneviratne (wife Kumarani), and Elizabeth Srima Ranasinghe (husband Gerard Chanaka Ranasinghe), dearest grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of 11. Contributions in memory of Sylvia suggested Continue reading

Marian Randa

MARIAN A. RANDA (nee Specht) age 89. Beloved wife of the late Paul J. Cherished daughter of the late Charles F. and Marie V. (nee Kristofeck) Specht. Dear sister of Wilford Specht and the late Bernard, Francis and Harold Specht. Dearest aunt of Kathy Leciejewski, Karen Zannella, Kimberly Collister, Karla Rosada and many other nieces and nephews. Retired after 47 years at Chase Brass and Copper. Contributions may be made in Marian’s memory to Geauga Humane Society Rescue Village, 15463 Continue reading

Jean Amato

JEAN D. AMATO (nee Salvatore), age 100; beloved wife of the late Vincent; loving mother of Joseph of California; devoted grandmother of Christine, Laura Androsko and great-grandmother of Melissa, John and Jacqueline; Dearest sister of the late Emma DiFiori and Irene Ianiaro and John Salvatore; dear sister-in-law, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many. Jean enjoyed playing bingo and crafts. She was also a huge fan of the Cleveland Indians. Her family remembers her as a classy lady who was very Continue reading

Dorothy Lucas

Dorothy J. Lucas. Beloved wife of the late Anthony. Loving daughter of the late Joseph and Julie (nee Tudor). Beloved sister of Judge Alfred Lucas and the late Donald (Barbara). Dearest aunt and great-aunt of many. The family suggests contributions may be made in Dorothy’s memory to St. Jerome Catholic Church, 15000 Lake Shore Blvd. Cleveland, OH 44110. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at St. Jerome Church at 10:00 AM. Interment All Souls Cemetery. The Continue reading

Ernest McDaniel

ERNEST MITCHELL MCDANIEL. age 65; beloved husband for 42 years of Dolores M. (nee Alioto); loving father of Charles and Lynnette Stollard (husband Clint); devoted grandfather of Samuel and Allison Stollard; cherished son of the late Charles and Joyce (nee Bess); dearest brother of the Tim (wife Beverly) and Dwayne; dear nephew, brother-in-law, uncle and great-uncle of many. Ernest was a veteran of the U.S Army serving in Vietnam. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart. He was retired from BF Continue reading