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Archives for February 2019

Robert Wyckoff

ROBERT C. WYCKOFF age 70, beloved husband for 42 years of Deborah (nee Burrows); loving father of Robert A. (wife Kelly Christy); cherished son of Rosella (nee Mervay) and the late John; dearest brother of Barbara McMahon (husband Denny) and the late John (wife Pauline, deceased); dear nephew, uncle, brother-in-law and friend of many.   Robert was born on March 8, 1948 in Rochester, PA and passed away on February 20, 2019. He attended Collinwood school, and was a resident of Euclid since Continue reading

Jane C. DePalma

JANE C. DePALMA (nee Tirabasso) age 93, beloved wife of the late Dominic; loving mother of Maria Zoul (Larry) and the late Dennis (Pam); devoted grandmother of Denise McCray (Dan), Kelly White (Josh), Jennifer Walker (Robert) and great-grandmother of 6; cherished daughter of the late Angelo and Anna (nee Palermo) Tirabasso; dearest sister of Yolanda Bottiggi, Anna Mae Zirke, Angela Lamonica, and the late Domenic Tirabasso, Mary Antonuccio, Clara Bizjak, and Carl Tirabasso; dear aunt and Continue reading

Monroe “Jim” Turner III

MONROE “JIM” TURNER III age 60, beloved husband for 31 years of Randie (nee Skinner); loving father of Jessica and Christine Turner; cherished son of Monroe J. Turner Jr. and Carol (nee Collise) and son-in-law of Kenneth and Bonnie Skinner; dearest brother of Ray (wife Vicki), Mike, and Scott (wife Tami), and brother-in-law of Keith (wife Anne), Scott (wife Kim), and Greg (wife Olga); dear uncle of Madeline and Jonathan Turner, and many other nieces and nephews. Monroe “Jim” Turner III was a Continue reading

Dominick Daniel Dodson

Dominick Daniel Dodson, Cherished son of Kevin and Suzanne (nee Johnson) Born February 15th, 2019 at 2:31am and flew up to heaven on his angel wings at 4:36am. Although his life was brief, his heart, fight and story has touched so many lives. Dominick sacrificed his life for his mother and future brothers and sisters. He will forever be our guardian angel. Dearest grandson of Marie (deceased) and Randy Perkins, Douglas and Pilar Johnson, Marian and Daniel Dodson Sr., Beloved nephew to Continue reading

Brian Hathaway

BRIAN A. HATHAWAY age 74, beloved husband of the late Sandy (nee Dorko); loving father of David Hathaway (wife Tammy); devoted grandfather of Caitlin (fiance George Morgan) and Abigail Hathaway; cherished son of the late John and Margaret (nee Gackstetter); dearest brother of Pamela Ferrazza (husband Carl, deceased) and the late John (wife Jan) and Trudy Cartner (husband David); dear uncle and great-uncle of many. Brian A. Hathaway was born on March 28, 1944 in Bridgeport, CT and passed away Continue reading

Barbara Brozovic

Barbara Brozovic, age 80. Beloved wife of Petar (deceased); dearest mother of Ana (deceased); dear sister of Andrja Gojak (deceased)(Ana) and Anton (deceased) (Marija, deceased); beloved aunt of Ivan Gojak (Milka) and Drazenka Turkalj (Ratko) Friends received at The DeJohn-Flynn-Mylott Funeral Home of Willoughby Hills, 28890 Chardon Rd. (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91), Tuesday, Feb.19 from 4-8pm. Funeral Mass, Wednesday, 10am at St. Paul Croatian Church, 1369 E. 40 Street, Cleveland (PLEASE Continue reading

Mildred “Millie” Boyle

MILDRED A. BOYLE (nee Lenk) age 91, beloved wife of the late John; loving mother of Jack (wife Chris), David, Patrick (wife Jennie), Frank (wife Lee Riffaterre), and Mary Jo Zurney; devoted grandmother of Kristin (husband Thomas Hess), John III (wife Tehnaz), Megan (husband Adam Alexander), Colin, Sarah Wang Pan (husband Charles), Isabelle, Nina, Clothilde, Katherine, Isaac, Jennifer Keyes, Stephen and Michael Zurney (wife Shannon) and great-grandmother of 9; cherished daughter of the late Frank Continue reading

Tony Petkovsek

TONY PETKOVSEK “America’s Polka Ambassador” August 21, 1941 – February 14, 2019 Tony Petkovsek, who began his career on Slovenian polka radio in1961, an unprecedented 57 years in broadcasting, passed away at the age of 77 this week. For 50 years, the radio programs were broadcast live daily and on location from Kollander World Travel, formerly Tony’s Polka Village on East 185th St. in Cleveland Ohio. He later moved the broadcast to his condominium radio studio in Fairport Harbor and most Continue reading

Ann Zakelj

ANN M. ZAKELJ (nee Anzic) age 71, beloved wife for 50 years of John; loving mother of Becky and Christian; cherished daughter of Joze (deceased) and Marija (nee Koritnik) Anzic; dearest sister of Emily Slemc (husband Vid, deceased) and the late Godfrey “Miro” Anzic; dear sister in law, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many. Ann was born in Austria on March 10, 1947 and passed away peacefully on February 13, 2019. She moved to the US in 1950, grew up in Cleveland, moved to Euclid where she and Continue reading