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Archives for May 2016

Vittoria Romano

VITTORIA ROMANO (nee Piscitelli) age 92, beloved wife of the late Salvatore; loving mother of Vince (wife Dona), Peter (wife Louise) and Maria Velotta (husband Antonio); cherished Nonna of Anthony, Angela, Victoria, Jaclyn (fiancé Joseph), Lori, Michael (Emily), Robert Velotta (Michelle), Richard Velotta (Jennifer), Timothy Velotta (Elizabeth), and Andrea Hogan (Phillip) and devoted great-grandmother of 12; dearest sister of the late Salvatore and Maria Piscitelli. Mass of Christian Burial Continue reading

Virginia Mierke

VIRGINIA A. MIERKE (nee Koprivnik), age 87, beloved wife of the late William; loving mother of Connie Rismiller (husband Ted), Dale (wife Susan), William (wife Karen) and Christopher; devoted grandmother of Keith (Amy), Melissa (Chris), Michael (Sarah), David, Daniel, Nicholas, Maureen, Caroline and Celia; great-grandmother of eight and great-great-grandmother of one; dearest sister of the late Anton Koprivnik, Daniella Watson and Lillian Anderson. Virginia was born on October 24, 1928 in Continue reading

Nikola Kovacevic

NIKOLA KOVACEVIC, age 85. Beloved father of Katarina Quintana (partner: Jeff), John, Joe (wife: Terrie) and Marija; loving grandfather of Tiffany Thompson (husband: Mike) and Jacob (deceased); brother of Jure (wife: Jagoda), Mate (wife: Eileen), Marica, Katica, Mile (deceased) (wife: Branka) and Joso (deceased)(wife: Marija, deceased); former husband of Ana; and uncle of many. Family will receive friends to pay tribute and celebrate the life of Nikola at the DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME Continue reading

Sr. M. Bernadette Maier, OSU

Sister M. Bernadette, lifelong educator Sister M. Bernadette dedicated more than six decades of her ministry career to education, including tenures as an elementary school teacher and principal, as an administrator at the diocesan level, as a project assistant for the Catholic Conference of Ohio, and as an associate of Education Consultant Services. The fiercely dedicated educator died May 29 at Regina Health Center where she had resided since 2015. She was 89. Marilyn Maier was born March Continue reading

Sr. Veronica Cipar, OSU

Sister Veronica Cipar, educator, massotherapist Individuals who attended Ursuline College from 1960 through 1992 likely remember Sister Veronica Cipar (then Sister M. Cleopha) as a Spanish professor or as the “Dorm Mother” in Murphy Residence Hall. But the passionate and charismatic language teacher and guide also touched countless lives in her second career as a massage therapist. The much beloved educator and wellness minister died May 29 at Regina Health Center, where she had been in Continue reading

Michael Wiener

MICHAEL ANTHONY WIENER age 27, loving father of Aiden; beloved son of Lisa (nee Gueldenberg) and the late Eric L. Wiener; cherished brother of Jessica Wiener; treasured grandson of Aurelia and Frank Young, Louis Gueldenberg, and Judy Levy; dearest uncle of Arianna Nelson; dear nephew, cousin and friend of many. Survived by his canine companion Jellybean. Michael was born on February 7, 1989 in Cleveland and passed away suddenly on May 27, 2016. He was a resident of Eastlake for 26 years and Continue reading

Karyn Spanulo

KARYN M. SPANULO age 28; loving mother of Lexi; cherished daughter of Sharyn Measor and the late Tom Spanulo; dear sister of Mario Measor; devoted grand-daughter of Marge and Tony (dec.) Spanulo and the late George and Marion Measor; dearest niece of Lou Measor, George (Gabby) Measor, Jimmie (Pam) Measor, Kathie (Buck, dec.) Betley, Robbie (Laurie) Measor; Joanne Larned, Susan (Clyde) Quiggle, Sharon Lariccia, Jim Spanulo, Dave Spanulo, and great-niece and cousin of many. Karyn was born on Continue reading

Richard Barth

Rev. Richard L. Barth, of Eastlake, went to be with his Lord on May 25, 2016. He was born August 5, 1930, in Youngstown, the son of the late Paul and Ethel (Regal) Barth. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Maribelle Ann Barth. Mr. Barth was a 1953 graduate of Eastern Bible Institute in Green Lane, Pennsylvania and was ordained by the Presbytery of the Ohio District Council of the Assemblies of God in 1957.   He served as Pastor for more than 41 years, through many building Continue reading

Claire Joliat

CLAIRE A. JOLIAT age 49; cherished daughter of Lillian (nee Vosmik) and the late Richard Joliat; dearest sister of Pierre (wife Susan), John, Philip (wife Julie), and the late Michele and Suzanne; dear aunt of Melissa, Michael (husband Patrick), Nicole and Amelia; treasured niece and cousin of many. Claire was born on July 16, 1966 and passed away on May 25, 2016. She was a lifelong resident of Lyndhurst. Claire graduated from Regina High School in 1984 and attended Kent State University. She Continue reading