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Archives for July 2016

David Padgett

DAVID O. PADGETT Jr.,  aged 99 years, beloved husband of Nancy (nee Chlebowski) and the late Nettie (nee Kalinoski), dear father of Mike Padgett and Jo Ann Padgett Clift, loving grandfather of Stephanie Clift and Anastasia Clift, great-grandfather of Mason and Mikaela Wertz. David was a United States Army Veteran. David was born on December 8, 1916 and passed away on July 29, 2016. He was a resident of Chesterland previously of Bel Air Maryland. David was the Director of Procurement at APG - Continue reading

Carmella DeJohn

CARMELLA "MELL" DeJOHN (nee Liuzzo) age 89, beloved and devoted wife for 67 years of Rev. Mr. Ross C. Sr. (retired Mayor, City of Mayfield Heights); cherished mother of Ross C. Jr (wife Patricia), Michael A. (wife Mary Alice and the late Catherine), Robert J. (wife Lori), Carla M. Prusak (husband Michael) and Christine A. D’Alessandro (husband James); loving grandmother “Nana” of Ross C. III, Melissa Capretta (Riccardo), Mark, Christopher (Sarah), Daniel, Christina Chianese (A.J.), Michael J., Continue reading

August Mancuso

AUGUST T. "AUGIE" MANCUSO age 77, of Highland Heights, Passed away July 26, 2016. Beloved Husband of Patricia (nee Franz). Devoted Father of the Late Alexi Cristine. Cherished Brother of Joseph (Peggy), and Charles A. Brother-in-law of Douglas and Judy Franz. Dearest Uncle of Kristyn Mancuso Tolhurst and Bill Franz. Great Uncle of Simon Franz. Memorial Mass Monday August 1, 11:30 A.M. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 6850 Mayfield Road, Gates Mills, OH 44040. PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. BURIAL Continue reading

From the Brown Family

Dear Bob (DeJohn), words cannot express our gratitude for the love friendship care and professionalism that was shown to our family during the loss of our Mom. Your entire staff was wonderful. Special thanks for the excellent service provided by Patrick Creek and thank you for taking care of the memorial cards for us. Thank you for creating a memorial service we will remember for years. I hope to see you soon. On behalf of our family, thank you friend. Sincerely, The Brown Family Continue reading

James Cermak

JAMES E. “JIM” CERMAK age 64, of Walton Hills, entered into eternal life July 21, 2016. Jim was born December 11, 1951 in Cleveland, OH to the late James E. Sr. and Agnes E. (nee Sedlak). He graduated Holy Name High School and earned a business degree from Cleveland State. Jim spent his entire career in upper management working for Fifth Third Bank formerly Cardinal Federal, and First Nationwide Bank. Jim spent his free time playing and watching sports. He was a true and loyal fan of the Continue reading

Janice Catalano

JANICE A. CATALANO age 63, beloved mother of Cori Sieger (husband Trey) and Dana McKinney (husband Adam); devoted and loving grandmother of Annabelle and Lizzie Sieger and Janice Mae McKinney; cherished daughter of the late Elizabeth DeSantis (nee Agresta) and Nicholas Catalano and step-daughter of the late Vito DeSantis; dearest sister of Lori DeSantis; loving aunt of Karli and Logan Gross; dear niece, cousin and friend of many. Jan was born on April 24, 1953 and passed away on July 22, Continue reading

Mark Szabados

MARK J. SZABADOS age 43, cherished son of Joel and Maryann (nee Petrus) and step-son of Nancy Szabados; loving brother of Rebecca, Dominic (Ashley Chedrick) and Lauren and step-brother of Christopher and Jennifer Krupa; dear nephew, cousin, and friend of many; dear uncle of his canine friends Coco, Layla, and Maximus. Mark was born on December 17, 1972 and passed away on July 21, 2016. He was a ten year resident of Cleveland previously of Cleveland Heights. Mark graduated from Cleveland Hts Continue reading

Mary Ellen Thompson

MARY ELLEN THOMPSON (nee Roche) age 72, former wife of the late Ronald Thompson; cherished daughter of the late Myles F. and Angela (nee Zirm) Roche; dearest sister of Michael Roche, Kathleen Jaskolka (husband Donald), Connie Carr (husband Larry), Myles Roche Jr. (wife Reneé, deceased), and Brigid; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Mary Ellen was born on October 18, 1943 and passed away on July 19, 2016. She was a resident of Brecksville for over 30 years. Mary Ellen was a member of The Continue reading

Maria DiLiddo

MARIA “STELLA” DiLIDDO (nee Savarino), aged 88 years, beloved wife for 65 years to Andrew J., dearest mother of Andrew Jr. (wife Rebecca), Edward, Frances Kurtz (husband William) and Janice Ulrich (husband Steve), devoted daughter of the late Pietro and Frances (nee Cipolla) Savarino, cherished sister of the late John Savarino; dear aunt, great-aunt and cousin of many. Stella was born on March 29, 1928 in Cleveland and passed away on July 19, 2016. She was a resident of Solon for 4 years Continue reading