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Archives for November 2016

Sharon Celeste

SHARON L. CELESTE (nee Connely) age 77, beloved mother of James A. Celeste (wife Suaen), Tracee L. Eichele (husband Thomas) and the late Geena M. Kreuz (husband Kenneth); loving grandmother of Matthew, Tommy, Timmy, Anthony, Chad, Jay, Brycen and Aidan; cherished daughter of Marvin and June; dearest sister of Lana Riebe, Janice, Kenneth and Bonnie. Sharon was born on August 1, 1939 in Canada and passed away on November 24, 2016. She was a resident of Mayfield Heights for 25 years. Sharon Continue reading

Gordon Richardson

GORDON J. RICHARDSON age 93, beloved husband for 73 years of Emily (nee Plemel); loving father of Geri Cobb (husband Jim, deceased); devoted grandfather of Brian, Christopher (Trudi), Gordon and Samantha (Jon) and great-grandfather of James and Emily; cherished son of the late Clemon Roe and Sivreen Richardson; dearest brother of Harold (Beth) and the late Ernest, Clemon, Marthalee, Myrtle and Edward; dear uncle, great and great–great uncle of many. Gordon was born in Mobile Alabama to Clemon Continue reading

Annemarie Tice

(nee Rissmann), age 76; beloved wife of the late Lawrence E.; loving mother of Michael (wife Paula), David, and Michelle DiGiacinto (husband Todd); devoted grandmother of Tyler, Alexis, Nathan, Hanna, Ashley, and Christyn; cherished daughter of the late Willi and Marie (nee Kaiser) Rissmann; dearest sister of Gunther; dear aunt, great aunt, and friend to many. Annemarie was born on October 10, 1940 and passed away on November 28, 2016. She loved to laugh and listen to country music. Annemarie Continue reading

Sr. Maretta Wey, SND

Our dear Sister Maretta went home to God on Monday, November 28, at 10:50 a.m. She was dedicated to the ministry of Catholic education in elementary schools as teacher and principal. Her unique sense of humor and dry wit were gifts to be shared in all situations! May Sister delight in the arms of our loving God. The wake will be on Thursday, December 1, from 2–4 and 7–9 at the Notre Dame Education Center, 13000 Auburn Road, Chardon, Ohio, with the prayer service at 7:00, and on Friday, Continue reading

Sr. Martha Maynard, SND

Our dear Sister Mary Martha died in her sleep at 2:55 a.m. on Monday, November 28. Sister devoted her life to the care of others, whether as elementary school teacher/principal/supervisor, as regional superior or as a minister reaching out to the elderly and homebound. May she be welcomed into eternal life by our good and loving God. The wake will be on Wednesday, November 30, from 2–4 and 7–9, at Notre Dame Education Center, 13000 Auburn Road, Chardon, Ohio with the prayer service at 7:00, Continue reading

Betty Witkowski

BETTY J. WITKOWSKI (nee Centa), age 94, beloved wife of the late Stanley; loving mother of John (wife Marilyn), David (wife Roberta), and Stanley (wife Barbara); devoted grandmother of 9, great-grandmother of 10 (soon to be 11), step-grandmother of 3, and step-great-grandmother of 3; dearest sister of Helen Elkanich (husband John) and preceded in death by 5 brothers and 3 sisters; loving aunt of many nieces and nephews. Betty was born on October 27, 1922 in Cleveland and passed away on Continue reading

Caroline Weber

CAROLINE SUE WEBER, (nee McCORMIC) age 72, beloved wife for 37 years of Joseph; loving mother of Joseph Leo, Jennifer, Jessica Lefkowitz (husband Justin); devoted grandmother of Jordon and Julie; cherished daughter of the late Williard Lee and Sylvia (nee Lovejoy) McCormic; dearest sister of Henrietta, Lrma, Kay, Barbara, Beverly, Charles and the late Brenda, Leroy and Willard; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Family will have private services. Cremation by THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL. Continue reading

Rosemary Browne

Rosemary C. Browne (nee Pfeiffer) age 82. Beloved wife of the late John (Jack). Loving mother of Michael (Kathy), Kathleen Namitka (Paul), Mary Ellen Hanlon (Michael) and Sheila Dikowicz (Scott). Dearest grandmother of Bob, Amy, Nicholas, Alex, Emily, Michael, Shelby and Grace. Dear sister of Janet Cika (Jim). Rosemary worked as a secretary at several jobs as well as with her husband at Browne and Company. She lived in Euclid for many years before moving to Kirtland. Rosemary belonged to Continue reading

Josephine L. Fratantonio

JOSEPHINE L. FRATANTONIO (nee Colosi) age 98, entered into eternal life, Friday, November 25, 2016. Born September 14, 1918 in Rural Valley, PA to the late Frank and Mary (nee Constantino) Colosi. Josephine lived in Lyndhurst for 35 years before moving to Willoughby Hills. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church at St. Gregory the Great Parish. She enjoyed cooking, knitting, and crocheting. She loved flowers and had a beautiful gentle soul. She was an angel and the best Continue reading