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Archives for May 2019

Theresa Baratta

THERESA MARIE BARATTA (nee Russo) age 100 1/2, known simply to many as “Granny,” beloved wife of the late Anthony; loving mother of Mary Kathryne Wilders (husband Richard) and Jo-Ann Stusek; devoted grandmother of Denton Stusek (wife Jackie), Laurel Kiehl (husband Jason) and great-grandmother of Sydney, Parker, and Jackson; cherished daughter of the late Mike and Josephine (nee Fratino) Russo; dearest sister of Daniel Russo (wife Dorothy, deceased), and the late Phillip (wife Christine, Continue reading

Loretta A. Liuzzo

LORETTA A. LIUZZO (nee Mazzone) age 82, beloved mother of Paul (wife Sue), Gina Dougherty (husband Gene) and Tony (wife Debbie); devoted Nana of  Jack Dougherty (wife Sheila), Rhiannon and Shannon Liuzzo, Mark Torok (wife Michelle), Adam Torok (wife Marcie), and Maureen Stump (husband Dave) and Great-Nana of Calissa, Makenna, Madison, Savannah and Jack Dougherty and Phebe Liuzzo; cherished daughter of the late Anthony and Mary (nee Riola) Mazzone; dearest sister of the late Nick (wife Millie, Continue reading

David Mitchell

DAVID E. MITCHELL age 72, beloved husband for 51 years of Carol (nee Jacobs); cherished son of the late Michael and Margaret (nee Tyzenhouse). David was born on July 4, 1946 in Cleveland, OH and passed away on May 27, 2019. He was a resident of Concord, OH and formerly Mesopotamia. He loved cars, especially Corvettes, and motor scooters. However, the greatest joy in life was time spent with his wife. David was loved by all, and for that he will be dearly missed. In lieu of flowers, Continue reading

Jakob Kovacic

JAKOB KOVACIC age 81, beloved husband of the late Antonija “Toncka” (nee Hribar); cherished son of the late Petar and Jaga (nee Milkovic); loving step-father of Franc Perko, Josko Perko (Slavica), and Marica Ugrin (Renato); devoted step-grandfather of Erika Perko, Renato Perko, Melita Katusic (Stjepan), Lydia DiClemente (Matthew), Danijela Vlach (Geoff), Diana Skrbis (Stan), and Robert Ugrin (Jaclyn) and great-grandfather of 13; dearest brother of Petar (Rozika), and the late Ana Kutin, Marko, Continue reading

John Donohoe

JOHN M. DONOHOE age 61, cherished son of Mirella “Lynn” (nee Martinazzo) and the late John; dearest brother of Anne Safko (husband Edward), Susan Swales (husband Thomas, Ph.D.), and Michael (wife Elizabeth); dear uncle of Danielle, Amanda, Peter, Sarah, and Rosalie. John was born in Cleveland on July 29, 1957 and passed away on May 27, 2019. He graduated from Brush High School in 1976, and John Carroll University in 1980. A resident of Mayfield Heights, John worked in retail sales. An avid Continue reading

Lucille Weber

LUCILLE WEBER (nee Nobili), age 91; beloved wife of the late Robert; loving mother of Robert C. (wife Linda) and Cynthia Weber Gage (husband Beto); cherished grandmother of Robert F. (wife Samantha), Mary Therese, David, Joseph, Sarah Gage Sherwood (husband Colby) and Erin Bates (husband Christopher) and grandmother of Francesca and Noel Weber, Aegis Sherwood, Rosa, Theodore, Charles and Evangeline Bates; caring sister of Denise and Carlo, along with the loving members of the Zulandt Continue reading

Elaine M. Fox

ELAINE M. FOX (nee Finitzer), aged 87 years, beloved wife of the late Ronald G., dearest mother of Larry J. (Vickie), David A. (Claudia) and Laura L., loving grandmother of Ashton, Spencer and Jarret Fox, and Dean, Andrew and Danny Yoder, devoted sister of the late Richard Finitzer. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Elaine suggested to St. Dominic Parish, 3450 Norwood Rd., Shaker Heights, OH 44122. Relatives and friends are requested to meet for the Mass of Christian Burial Continue reading

June Cook Poole

June Ann Cook Poole, 59, climbed up onto Papa’s lap on May 23rd, 2019. Her soulmate and husband of 39 years, Charles Roy Poole III (Chuck) was by her side. June was born and grew up in the suburbs north of Chicago. She was the youngest sister of Rod, Russ, Polly Maiman, Reid, Janie Croker, Jill Buckmaster and the late Cari Andre. June graduated from Libertyville High School in 1978, where she was a gifted high school student and athlete in golf and softball. Within her first week of freshmen Continue reading

William Urbancic

WILLIAM J. “BILL” URBANCIC age 73, beloved husband for 28 years of Jacqueline (nee Zombory); loving father of Brenda Urbancic and step-father of Steve (wife Sandra) and Michael Zombory (wife Michele); devoted grandfather of Steven, Paige, Madison and Nathan Zombory; cherished son of the late William M. and Dorothy V. (nee Perse); dearest brother of Dorie Cerny (husband Lou), Bob, Don and Alan Urbancic (wife Jacque); dear uncle and great-uncle of many. U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. Bill was born Continue reading