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Archives for October 2017

Lynn Rahall

LYNN MARIE RAHALL (nee Walters) age 61, beloved wife of the late Edward; loving mother of Kristin Rafferty and the late Timothy Rafferty; devoted grandmother of Jace Jones; cherished daughter of the late William and Doris (nee Krotzer) Walters; dear sister of John Walters and the late David and Bruce Walters; treasured daughter-in-law of Alice Rahall. Lynn was born on May 13, 1956, and passed away on October 28, 2017. She graduated from Horseheads High School in New York. Lynn lived in Continue reading

Miguel A. DiLalla

MIGUEL A. DILALLA age 77, beloved husband for 52 years of Marialena (nee Rizzo); loving father of Maria Miller (husband John) and Jose Antonio (wife Lisa); devoted grandfather of Niko and Marissa Miller, and Kayla and Joey DiLalla; cherished son of the late Giuseppe and Maria (nee DiLeonardo); dearest brother of the late Giuseppina Maiorano, Teresa Proscino, and Nina Santangelo. Miguel was born on June 7, 1940 in Casacelenda, Italy. He passed away October 30, 2017, at his home in Highland Continue reading

Margaret Bihari

MARGARET M. BIHARI (nee Ecker) age 89, beloved wife for 48 years of the late Frank; loving mother of Margaret Mitchell (husband Wayne), Frank (partner Glenn), and Chris (wife Missy); and devoted grandmother of Sean P. Mitchell, Rylan and Calvin Bihari; cherished daughter of the late Anthony and Maria (nee Lettotics) Ecker; dearest sister of the late Maria, Magda, Elizabeth, Irene, Anna and Olga; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Margaret was born in Budapest, Hungary where she met and married Continue reading

Rosemary Tizekker

ROSEMARY TIZEKKER, beloved daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (nee Sannie), dearest sister of Joan and the late Irene. Contributions suggested to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110; or to the Fund for Gesu, 2470 Miramar Blvd., University Heights, OH 44118. Please meet for the Mass of Christian Burial Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 in the Marian Chapel of Gesu Catholic Church at 10:30 AM. Burial will be in Nesquehoning, PA. Family will receive friends to pay Continue reading

Valentin Lapic

Valentin Lapic, 96, of Mentor, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. He was born January 26, 1921 in Croatia. A loving husband who enjoyed his family more than anything else. He is survived by his loving wife, Marija; his dear childern: Mike (Doriana) Nikola (Zdenka),  Zorka Skukan, and Vlado (Pavica); his grandchildren: Julie, Melissa, Mario, Maria, Annie, Nikki, Ivana and Valentina; and his 5 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Jagica; and his son-in-law: Continue reading

Ann Helmuth Allard

Ann Helmuth Allard (1950-2017)  Ann Helmuth grew up on Cedar Hill in Cleveland, where as a child she could watch steam locomotives and count the coal cars rumbling by. The rapid transit runs there now. Her father Don worked at Linderme Tube, and her mother Ruth Walter was the archivist at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). Ann graduated from Euclid High School in 1968 before going to Case Institute of Technology, where she earned a B.S. in mathematics in 1971. She then continued at Continue reading

Elizabeth Martello

ELIZABETH ANN MARTELLO, aged 56 years, passed away suddenly on Oct. 24, 2017, beloved mother of Robert (wife Monica) and step-mother to Angelo and Angela, loving grandmother of Robert Jr., Briannah, Alexia, Ryan, Tyler and Hunter, devoted daughter of Sally (nee Kearns) and the late Michael, cherished sister of Rae and Michelle, treasured companion to Bob Miller. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish at 11 AM. Continue reading

Ferdinand Krecic

FERDINAND O. KRECIC age 92, beloved husband for 50 years of Marija (nee Strancar); loving father of Anthony and Mary Ellen Shepard, PhD (husband Dale, MD); devoted grandfather of Maria, Eva, Anthony, Anna, Matthew, Sophia, Benjamin, and Ella Shepard; cherished son of the late Ferdinand and Frances (nee Cehovin). Ferdinand was born September 30, 1925 in Cleveland and passed away on October 25, 2017. He was a resident of Euclid for 60 years and a member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church and St. Continue reading

Cecil W. Starlin

CECIL W. STARLIN age 86, beloved husband of the late Alice (nee Fulton); loving father of Darlene and the late Joni Underwood and Jeanine Humphrey; devoted grandfather of Greg Snyder, Alycia Davis, Ken Humphrey, and Shane and great-grandfather of 6; U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Cecil to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St Clair Ave, Cleveland, 44110. Cecil was born on January 25, 1931 and passed away on October 23, Continue reading