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Archives for September 2016

Billie Kamis

WILHELMINA F. “BILLIE” KAMIS (nee Sharillo) age 69, born on July 24, 1947 in Cleveland to the late Anthony and Ruth (nee Malinosky) Sharillo, passed away on September 29, 2016. Billie was the beloved wife for 38 years of Peter; loving mother of Russell (wife Kimberly), Sheryl Hostutler (husband Richard), and Douglas; devoted grandmother of Nicholas, Elena, Jessica, Emilia, and Henry; dearest sister of Michael Sharillo (wife Dorothy) and the late Vincent Sharillo; dear sister-in-law, aunt, cousin Continue reading

Henrietta Ippolito

Funeral Service for Henrietta M. Ippolito, aged 90, will be Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10:30 AM at the funeral home. Born March 14, 1926 in Halloway, Ohio, Henrietta resided with her son in Mentor, and previously in Seven Hills. She was a parishioner at St. Columbkille Catholic Church in Seven Hills. Henrietta was involved in the A.P.L. and loved her animals. She was employed as a waitress at Fanny’s, Corky & Lenny’s and Crystal Bar-B-Que. Henrietta worked on bombers in support of the Continue reading

Gerre Griggs

GERRE A. GRIGGS (nee Copp), aged 62 years, beloved wife of (Ret.) U.S. Navy Cdr. Michael S. (deceased), dearest mother of Jennifer Mericle (husband Josh), loving grandmother of Colton Ryan Mericle, devoted daughter of Carl and Alice (nee Turner) Copp, cherished sister of Linda Sheffield (husband Allen), Thomas Copp (wife Sheila) and Charles Copp (wife Yvette), treasured daughter-in-law to Edna and the late John Griggs, caring sister-in-law to Gerald, Ann and the late Ralph Griggs, fond aunt and Continue reading

Irene Raday

IRENE RADAY (nee SZEMBORSKI), 98, of Burton, OH, entered into eternal life, surrounded by her family, Tuesday, September 27, 2016. Born April 18, 1918 in Cleveland OH, and lived in Newburgh Heights. Irene attended school at Immaculate Heart of Mary in Cleveland. She was a member of the Altar Rosary Society at St. John Nepomucene.  At St. Helen in Newbury, she was a member of The Legion of Mary.  She made rosaries for the Rosary Makers of St. Helen. Irene was employed with Cleveland Twist Continue reading

Frank Olivo

FRANK JAMES OLIVO passed away September 24, 2016. Beloved father of Gennaro and Bianca. Former husband of Marilena Biello. Cherished son of the late Jimmy and Phyllis (nee Ricco). Loving brother of Rosemarie Okal (John), Deborah Mucci, Michele Santoriella (Joe), and Johnny. Dear Uncle of Natalie and Johnny Okal, Kristen (Jason), Mark and Jimmy Mucci and Giuliana Olivo. Loving nephew of Neil and Josephine Olivo, Frank (Linda), Pauline Olivo, Michael and Mary Ricco and the following deceased: Continue reading

Dale Kropp

DALE C. KROPP age 87, was born on September 9, 1929 in Paris Township, Ohio to Bryan and Gladys (nee Porter) Kropp. He was the beloved husband of the late Jackia “June” (nee Wheaton); loving father of Melanie Ku (husband David) and the late David (wife Denise); devoted grandfather of Olivia and Sophia Ku and David’s 5 children; dearest brother of Betty Fisher, Rita Kline, and the late Virgil and Donald Kropp. U.S. Army Veteran. Dale was a hard worker all of his life. As a young child, he Continue reading

Loretta Kresinski

LORETTA T. KRESINSKI (nee Drag) age 70 was born on August 24, 1946 in Painesville, OH and died on September 23, 2016. She lived in Willoughby Hills for the past 5 years and previously lived in Stow. She attended Painesville Riverside High School and graduated in 1964. Loretta was a warehouse clerk for Jo Ann Fabric. Loretta loved to watch the soaps on tv and loved the NFL. She was a determined hardworking person who had perfect attendance for 33 years at her job. She was dependable, quiet, funny Continue reading

James Skorich

James E. Skorich, 66, of Eastlake, passed away Friday, September 23, 2016. He was born May 27, 1950 in Cleveland. He was always passionate about Harley Davidsons and traveled all over the country on his bike. He was an Assistant Service Director for the City of Eastlake for many years and Owner of Skorich Plumbing and Sewer Cleaning. He is survived by his children: James Jr, (fiancé: Laura Donoughe), Jerry, Jacqueline Angelo (Mario); his step children: Anthony, Nina and, Rachel Figoli; his Continue reading

George Gundersen

GEORGE J. GUNDERSEN age 89,  beloved husband of Dolly (nee Nyiry) for 64 years. U.S. Army Veteran. Celebration of his life will be held on SUNDAY October 2nd, from 1-4 PM in the Community Room at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) Military Honors at 1:30 PM. In memory of George’s love for animals, the family suggests that a pet food item be brought to the celebration or a memorial donation be made to “VALLEY SAVE A Continue reading