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Archives for June 2015

David Coad

DAVID ALLEN COAD, aged 65 years, dearly beloved husband for 35 years to Carol (nee Boben), dear son of the late Allen and Carolyn (nee Woodworth), cherished brother of Martha Justice (husband Bradley), loving uncle to Sarah and Daniel (wife Lindsay) Justice, great-uncle to Kennedy Justice. David lived on the eastside of Cleveland for 43 years. He was a member of St. Noel Catholic Church for 20 years. David was an Alpha Tau Omega alumni. He attended Berea High School and graduated from Baldwin Continue reading

Lynn Lee

Lynn C. Lee (nee Stella), 58, passed peacefully on Sunday morning, June 28, 2015, at her home in the company of her loving family. She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Colin; daughter, Nicole (Jordan MacPherson); parents, James and Nancy Stella; sisters, Lori, Lisa (Christopher Gray), and Leslie (Christopher Molnar). She was a beloved aunt and a cherished friend. Lynn was born in Chesterland, Ohio, and attended Notre Dame Academy. For over 20 years, she worked on behalf of the arts, Continue reading

Marjorie Heil

MARJORIE HEIL (nee Brockhurst), age 90, passed away June 27, 2015 at Burton Health Care. She was born in Ashtabula on September 12, 1924 to the late Albert and Mary (nee Clayton) Brockhurst. She lived in Ashtabula, Perry and West Farmington. Mrs. Heil was a baker and cake decorator for the Swedish Pastry shop in Ashtabula for over 30 years. She loved to crochet, knit and travel with her husband. She will be remembered for being a very strong willed and hardworking woman who loved her family Continue reading

Anna Ivoska

ANNA L. IVOSKA (nee Meholick), aged 95 years, dearly beloved wife for 69 years to Joseph A., dearest mother of Janice Knowles (husband William) and William J. (wife Judy), loving grandmother of Jennifer Tobin (husband Michael), Bryan Had (wife Valerie), Allison Urvan (husband Sean), Megan Johnson, Michael Ivoska, Matthew Ivoska (wife Gabriella) and Stephanie Jakosh (husband James), cherished great-grandmother of 11, fond sister of the late Eli, Andrew, Agnes, Helen, Bill and Jack, treasured aunt Continue reading

Barbara Caskovic

Barbara Caskovic, age 96. Dear wife of Novica “Mike” (deceased); loving mother of Frances Jackson, Philip (Eileen), Catherine Turkovic (Ivan) and John (deceased); grandmother of Jennifer, Michael, Jessica, Steven, David, Julie, Eric and Nikolas; great grandmother of 7; sister of Ljubica and many relatives of Croatia. Family will receive friends to pay tribute and celebrate the life of Barbara at the DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 Chardon Road (between Bishop Rd. Continue reading

Burial at Sea…

It may sound like an odd cruise trend, but a growing thing for Carnival Cruise Lines passengers is scattering cremated ashes of loved ones at sea. "Really, this is a big trend," John Heald, senior cruise director for Carnival tells USA TODAY. "Each and every week I am asked by submissions on my blog,, or Facebook page to organize ashes scatterings." Heald says such requests for burial at sea never occurred five years ago, but now happen four or five times a week Continue reading

Nicholas Knight

NICHOLAS N. KNIGHT, age 79, passed away on Tuesday, June 23,2015. He was the beloved husband of 58-1/2 years to Shirley (nee Speakman), devoted father of Nicholas Jr. (Carol), Vickie (Bill), and Kenneth, wonderful grandfather of Brian and Eric, dear brother of Maurice (deceased) wife Doris Jean, Debbie Shaver (husband Paul,deceased), and Roderick (deceased). He was a favorite uncle to many nieces and nephews. Nick was well-known for his “Nick-jokes” and his ability to fix almost anything. Continue reading

Albina Wiederwohl

ALBINA WIEDERWOHL (nee Hutter), age 94, passed away June 23, 2015 after a brief illness. She was born in Altlag Gottschee (formerly Yugoslavia) on March 1, 1921 to the late Frank and Maria (nee Kikel) Hutter. Albina immigrated to the United States in 1950 and lived in Cleveland before moving to Mayfield Village 40 years ago. Albina was an active member of St. Francis of Assisi Church where she was a member of the Tuesday Intercessory prayer group. In addition, she made fried dough for many Continue reading

Clarence Kletchie

CLARENCE J. "JACK" KLETCHIE age 87 of Bedford Heights. Beloved husband of Dorothy (nee Ferritto) for 63 years. Devoted Father of Debbie Carmosino, Cindy Tomasone (Jim) Darlene Fiorilli (Mark deceased) and Cheri Simmons (Kevin). Dear Grandfather of nine. Great-Grandfather of three. Loving Brother of the Late Dorothy D. Kletchie, Margaret Repas, and Eleanor McClain. Brother-in-law, Uncle, Cousin, and friend to many. Funeral Mass Friday, June 26th 11 AM at SS. Cosmas & Damian Church, 10439 Continue reading