ANGELA R. TUCCI age 87, cherished daughter of Dominic and Josephine (nee Martino) Tucci; dearest sister of the late Jennie T. Russell (husband Richard R.) and Rita Harper (husband Clement); dear aunt of Jeffrey Russell, Rita Hauer, Kathleen Merydeth, Michael Harper, Edward Harper, Mary Beth Beattie, Laura Beattie, Kenneth Harper, and Susan Biltz and great-aunt of many.
Angela was born in Cleveland on October 5, 1933, and passed away on January 4, 2021. She lived in Lyndhurst since 1983, and was a member of St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the former Flora Stone Mather University, which is now Case Western Reserve, and was a member of the Western Reserve Alumni Association. Angela taught Spanish and French at Woodbury Middle School and Collinwood High School, and retired from teaching in 1985. She enjoyed gardening, playing Scrabble, reading, and discussing politics. Angela was very loving, caring, supportive, and family-oriented, and she will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Angela to Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106-7093 (https://case.edu/give/)
Mass of Christian Burial Friday, January 8, 2021 at St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church at 10 AM. Burial following at All Souls. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Angela at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) THURSDAY 6-8 PM.Print This Obituary & Condolences