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Archives for July 2017

Theresa Shepherd

THERESA SHEPHERD (nee Corio) age 75, beloved wife for 30 years of Thomas; loving mother of Dominick Scheid (wife Sherry), Denise Warszawski (husband Pastor Mark), Michelle Bolden (husband Ron), Robert Scheid and Mary Jo Bajc (husband Dan); devoted grandmother of Sarah and Nikki Scheid, Christopher (wife Katie) and Steffan Warszawski, Ron, Jr and Danielle Bolden, Gregory Vencl, Jeremy Scheid, Daniel, Joshua, Taylor, Michael and Austin Bajc and great-grandmother of Ella Grace and Jacob Mark Continue reading

Daniel Wagner

G. DANIEL WAGNER age 78, beloved husband for 22 years of Victoria (nee Simonot) and the late Laurel (nee Engel); loving father of Kendra Ross (husband Paul), Alicia Wagner, Meghan Siegel (Brian Preuss) and the late Marsha Wagner and step-father of Jeanine Domonkos (husband Matt) and George Quay IV (wife Kerri); devoted grandfather of 15; cherished son of the late George and Martha (nee Hawkins); dearest brother of Carolyn Dunham (husband Robert, deceased) and the late James H.; dear uncle and Continue reading

John Medvesek

JOHN H. MEDVESEK age 80, beloved husband for 55 years of Joan (nee Stanick); cherished son of the late John and Jennie (nee Stavange); dearest uncle of Sheron, Alex and Marie, great-uncle and “Papa John” of Philip. John was born on July 27, 1938 in Cleveland and passed away on July 30, 2017. He was a resident of Euclid for 50 years and attended St. Mary’s Church in Collinwood. John graduated from Collinwood High School and was a member of Lodge 5 SNPJ. He was a Retiree of Dominion East Ohio Continue reading

John R. Zeller

JOHN R. “JACK” ZELLER, beloved husband for 58 years of Patricia; loving father of M. Rita Valois of Philadelphia, PA, Maureen Coerdt (Thomas) of Novi, MI, and John; proud grandfather of Brigette Valois and Kathleen Coerdt; son of the late Rudolph and Mary (nee Conway); dear brother of the late James (Kathleen), Mary, Donald (Susan, deceased), Patrick, Kathleen O’Connor (John), Kevin and Margaret; and loving brother-in-law of Bonnie King; dear uncle, great uncle and cousin of many. Jack recently Continue reading

James Harkins

JAMES LEONARD HARKINS, JR. Esq., aged 87 years, passed away July 27, 2017, beloved son of the late James L. Sr. and Dorothy (nee Wright), cherished brother of William W.W. Harkins (wife Elizabeth O’Neill Harkins). Jim, known affectionately as “The Hawk”, was an 87 year resident of Shaker Heights. He was a graduate of Shaker Heights High, Adelbert College, Western Reserve School of Law, and The Hague Netherlands Academy of International Law. Following his retirement as an attorney for the City of Continue reading

Louis Lipanye

Louis L. Lipanye age 88 of Highland Heights. Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on July 26, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Beatrice J. (nee Downing) Devoted father of Louis J, Susan B. Demico (deceased), and Diane M. Urda (Michael) Loving grandfather of Thomas and Daniel. Dear brother of Dorothy Grmek. Uncle and Great Uncle. Mass of Christian Burial Monday July 31, 2017 10:00 A.M. at St. Paschal Baylon Church. (PLEASE MEET CHURCH). Interment All Souls Cemetery. Family will Continue reading

Ruth Vick

Ruth Mary Vick, age 98, entered into eternal life on Monday, July 24, 2017at University Hospital of Cleveland. Ruth was born in Cleveland on October 2, 1918 to the late Martin and Loretta (nee McAree) Malaney. She lived in Cleveland Heights and graduated from Heights High School in 1935. Ruth married the love of her life Joseph in 1943. She was employed as a candle decorator for the Colonial Candle Company before beginning her family of seven children. She was a longtime active member of St. Continue reading

Eleanor Scotese

ELEANOR A. SCOTESE (nee Dragonetti) age 93, beloved wife of the late Vito; loving mother of Charlene Scotese (Frank Sustarsic, deceased; Alisia, Matthew), Sheila Spremulli (Leonard; Jennifer, David, Leslie, Rian)  Vito (Jacqueline; Vito, Nicole, Vanessa, Anthony), Renee Mayar (John; Allison, Shauna), Terry (Lori; Sean, Kyle, Collin, Halle), Brian (Lou; Nick, Paul, Hannah, Jacob, Alyssa), Lisa Scotese-Gallagher (John F. II; Kaleigh, Aislynn, John, Maeve) and Lynette Wojtila (John; Paul, Dominic, Continue reading

Ernest Miklavic

ERNEST ROBERT MIKLAVIC, aged 73 years, of Lorain, passed away unexpectedly on July 23, 2017, beloved brother of Dennis (Carol), Joanne Szymczak (Ron – deceased), Jan Parmertor (Bob), Joyce Czachur (Greg) and Jackie Urdman (Dale), loving companion of Margie Osborne, devoted son of the late Ernest L. and Josephine (nee Janki), also survived by three children and 4 grandchildren, cherished uncle and great-uncle to many. Ernest was a graduate of St. Joseph High School (Class of ’61), Ohio University Continue reading