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Archives for June 2014

Harry Douglass, Jr.

HARRY EDWARD DOUGLASS, JR., aged 83 years, beloved husband for 57 years to Lillian Annette (nee Head), dear father of Alan Edward (wife Claudia) and David William Douglass. United States Navy Veteran. Memorial donations suggested to the American Cancer Society. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 7, 2014 at the funeral home at 1:30 PM. Entombment following in Knollwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends to pay tribute and celebrate the life of Harry at THE Continue reading

George Kavasis

GEORGE A. KAVASIS age 68; beloved husband for 38 years of Donna (nee Fendrich); cherished son of the late Anastasios and Vasilia; dearest brother of Theodore of Greece; dear uncle and cousin of many. After being born and raised in Greece, George was a resident of Mayfield Heights for 25 years. He worked as a manager of a greenhouse as well as a computer programmer. George enjoyed traveling to Greece, watching sports and spending time with friends. He especially loved walking long distances Continue reading

Burton Carlson

BURTON W. CARLSON, age 97. Beloved husband for 72 years of Gunvor B. (nee Ericsson). Loving father of Burton W., Jr. (wife Carole) of Bloomfield, MI; Ingrid B. Gotrich(deceased) (husband Lennart) and David L. (wife Susan). Devoted grandfather of Burton W., III (wife Gigi), Amy D., Keith D. (wife Kami), Douglas A. (wife Corrine), Britt B. Bevacqua (husband Tim), SFC John D. Hickman, (wife Amanda), and great-grandfather of 9. Cherished brother of the late Lennart (wife Siri). Dear uncle of Elsa Continue reading

Catherine Gentile

CATHERINE M. GENTILE (nee Walsh), aged 88 years, beloved wife of the late Donald, dearest mother of Donald Jr. (wife Kathryn), Thomas J. (wife Catherine) and Rosemarie C., loving grandmother of Matthew (Elise), Tom (Katie), Christopher (Alicia), Bridgid Corbett (Patrick) and Megan Richards (Brock), cherished great-grandmother of Kyra, Brady, Nathan, Gabriella, Ellie, Jonathan, Thomas, Riley and Logan, devoted sister of the late John McDonough, Sr. Brigid, O.S.U., Agnes McDonough, Sr. Columba, Continue reading

Michael Sadowski

MICHAEL J. SADOWSKI, age 56; beloved son of the late Alex and Helen (nee Zaricki); cherished brother of Eleanor Albrecht (husband John – deceased), Joan LeRoy (deceased) (husband John), Thomas (wife Janet), Alicia Whalen (husband David) and Mary Ann, loving uncle of 21, great-uncle of 21 and great-great-uncle of 2. Mike was born April 15, 1958 in Cleveland. He was a resident of Pepper Pike and member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church since the 1970s. A graduate of Orange High School, Continue reading

Nikola Valentic

NIKOLA VALENTIC, age 75. Beloved husband of Bare (nee Smolic); dear father of Mare (Dragan) Raspovic, Milka (Robert) Rossilli, Mira (Brian) Bunjevac, Rozi (Dr. Nicholas) Abell; grandfather of 13; great grandfather of 2; brother of Joso, Zora Turkalj and Dragica. The family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Nikola at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) on SUNDAY from 4-8 PM. Funeral Mass, Continue reading

Rose Albanese

ROSE M. ALBANESE (nee Composino), aged 93 years, beloved wife of the late William J., dearest mother of Billie Marie Jordan (husband Neil – deceased), Nancy Albanese and Margaret Crawford (fiance Craig VonGunten), loving grandmother of Michael Jordan (Elizabeth), Robert Crawford (Bryna), Laura Golias (Daniel) and Hilary Crawford, great-grandmother of Julia Rose Jordan, devoted sister of the late Joseph, Michael and Anthony Composino and Lena Cannavino, cherished aunt and grand-aunt to many. Continue reading

Jane Halloway

JANE HALLOWAY (nee Wisniewski) age 92. Beloved wife of William (dec.) of 62 years; Dearest Mother of Joyce Kearns (Bill-dec.); Bro. Will, Larry (dec.)(Susan), Bev Paternite (Frank), Steve (Reggie), Gary and Mary Beth Arendash (Mike); Devoted Grandmother of Jeff, Chris, Tony, Kathy, Brittany and Ashley; Great-grandmother of Shane, Maryjane, Violet and Cassidy; Dear sister of Marion, Henry, Ted, Adam, Lucielle (Sobecki) and Sophie (Giffin); Loving Aunt to so many. Please join the family for a Continue reading

Giuseppina Lallitto

GIUSEPPINA LALLITTO (nee Gammieri) age 89. Entered into eternal life June 26, 2014 in Italy. Beloved wife of the late Pasquale. Loving mother of Nicola (wife Tina), Gino (wife Teresa), Antonio (wife Anna), Michele (wife Michelina), Giovanni (wife Antonella) and Fernando (wife Marisa). Cherished grandmother of 14 and great grandmother of 15. Dear sister of 8. A Mass in Giuseppina’s memory to celebrate her life will be Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10:30 AM at St. Clare Catholic Church, 5659 Continue reading