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Archives for June 2019

Philip M. Zannella, Jr.

PHILIP M. ZANNELLA, JR.,  age 64, beloved husband for 41 years of  Karen (nee Specht); loving father of Carole Hanson (husband Marc), Philip M. III (wife Courtney), Jacki Endres (husband Ryan) and Amanda Fleck (husband Joseph); devoted grandfather of Daniel, Andrew and Charlotte Hanson, Gemma Zannella, Alexa and Austin Endres and Logan Fleck; cherished son of the late Philip M. Sr. and Ruth (nee Polomsky); dearest brother of Gloria DeCapite (husband Mark) and brother in law of Kathy and Tim Continue reading

Hazel M. Rasmussen

HAZEL M. RASMUSSEN(nee Wehnes) age 93, loving mother of Susan Magrey (husband James, deceased) and the late Robert (wife Barbara); devoted grandmother of Sarah Urbano (husband Burt), Susie McIntire (husband Michael) and great-grandmother of Lily, Caitlin, Maci and Michael. Hazel M. Rasmussen was born on October 31, 1925 and passed away peacefully June 28, 2019. She was a resident of Newbury for 76 years and prior to that Cleveland, OH. She graduated from Newbury High School in 1943 and Continue reading

Congratulations 2019 Scholarship Winners!

We are pleased to announce the eight local students we have awarded with our Ross Sr. & Carmella DeJohn Memorial Scholarship. Each student will receive  $750 for his or her college tuition or books in 2019. Scholarships were awarded to Garrett Wineberg of West Geauga High School (attending Lakeland Community College, Surgical Technology); Jenna Perry of Brush (attending Florida Southern College, Nursing); Lilly Kelemen of Kirtland High School (attending Northwestern University, Neuroscience Continue reading

Making a Memorial Tribute Video: Don’t Wait Capture the Memories…

Take video and more photos Today! Most funeral services today include a memorial video that includes home video and photos. This video is a celebration of a loved one’s life as much as it is a way to grieve a loss and recall special memories and stories. With today’s technology anytime is a good time to capture that famous story by your uncle or have grandma tell you one more time how much she loved it when you were little, and you did something special for her. These are just a few of the Continue reading

James C. Dindia

JAMES C. DINDIA, aged 78 years, beloved son of the late Sam C. and Ann (nee Cavolo), dearest brother of Joanne M. Grace (husband Michael – deceased), loving uncle of Tammy Rehner, Michael Grace and Kelly Bray, fond great-uncle. Donations in memory of Jim suggested to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Prayers of Christian Burial Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the funeral home at 12 Noon. Private burial. Family will receive friends at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF SOUTH EUCLID, 4600 Continue reading

Andrew D. Heggison

ANDREW D. HEGGISON age 93, died peacefully at home June 25 surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband for 40 years of Eileen; loving father of Thomas “Tim”, Linda Smith (Richard Scott), Susan Toncar and Carol Heggison (Michael Hoskins); devoted grandfather of 6 and great-grandfather of 8. Treasured son of the late Thomas and Mabel (nee Russell); dearest brother of the late Grace Rued and Betty Sundborg. Andy was born on May 26, 1926 in Motherwell, Scotland. He moved to Montreal in 1928 Continue reading

Pauline Zadel

PAULINE ZADEL (nee Polivchak) age 88, beloved daughter of the late John and Pauline (nee Prihatny) Polivchak; dearest sister of Stephen Polivchak, Agnes Rohal, and the late John Polivchak, George Powers, Michael Powers, Helen Pacek and Ann Zella; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Contributions may be made in memory of Pauline to Great Lakes Caring Hospice 900 Cooper St Jackson,MI 49202 or The Humane Society of your choice. Celebration of Life Service Monday July 1, 2019 at 10 AM at THE Continue reading

Glorianne Chepes

GLORIANNE CHEPES (nee Lisko) age 83, beloved wife of the late Charles Everett; loving mother of Susan Lashley (husband George), Charles “Chip” (wife Julie) and Eric (Judy Mack); devoted grandmother of Glorianne Camburako (husband Adam), Elizabeth Lashley (Todd Schauffler), Tera (fiancé Buddy DeGross), Jeremy (Maddie Brandenberg), Cassandra (fiancé Nik Clark), Eric, and great-grandmother of Everett Camburako and Dylan DeGross; cherished daughter of the late John and Anna (nee Medved) Lisko; Continue reading

Jennie Oravecz

JENNIE E. ORAVECZ (nee Koren), age 95; beloved wife for 67 years of the late Frank; loving mother of Mark (wife Kathy), Frank C. “Bubba”, and Valerie Semperger (Frank Levar), devoted grandmother of Lisa Simpkins (husband Raymond), Todd Oravecz, Dillon Semperger (Brittany Routt), and great-grandmother of Grant and Evelyn; treasured daughter of the late Louis and Mary (nee Dragar) Koren; cherished sister of the late Louis Koren, Mary Spillas, Stephanie Arch, Sophie Miller, Frances Mamrowich, Continue reading