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John A. Lucas

JOHN A. LUCAS age 83, beloved husband for 57 years of Joan (nee Beecham); loving father of Jacqueline Hardman (husband Thomas) and Clive (wife Christy); devoted grandfather of Rebecca, David, Elizabeth, Rachel, Jessica, and Johnathan; cherished son of the late Thomas Francis and Lucy Gwendoline (nee Trueman); dearest brother of Linda Yates (husband John) of Sutton Coldfield, England; treasured brother-in-law of David and Jessie Beecham; dear uncle and great-uncle of many. John was born on Continue reading

Erno Horvath

ERNO HORVATH age 87, beloved husband for 60 years of Maria (nee Horvath); loving father of Mary Ann and Angie; devoted grandfather of Nicole Bukovec (husband Eric), Lindsey Venesky (husband Michael) and great-grandfather of Annalee, Emerson, Dominic, and expecting Eliza; cherished son of the late Elek and Rozalia (nee Soos); dearest brother of Maria Horvath (husband Imre, deceased); dear uncle and great-uncle of many. Erno was born on May 17, 1931 in Hungary and passed away on May 17, 2018 Continue reading

Susan E. Van Buskirk

SUSAN E. VAN BUSKIRK (nee Erickson), a native of Northeast Ohio, passed away on September 27, 2017 in Northern Virginia. Ms. Van Buskirk was a graduate of West Geauga High School and Lake Erie College. A medical technologist, she worked for over a decade in the Hematology Department of the Cleveland Clinic prior to moving to Virginia. Ms. Van Buskirk is survived by her son, Duncan of Falls Church, Virginia, and her son, Cameron, daughter-in-law, Lorena, and grandson, Anderson of Gainesville, Continue reading

Brittany Chagin

BRITTANY MARIE CHAGIN (nee Barnes) age 35, loving mother of Jordan, Declan, and Wesley; cherished daughter of Lore (nee McDermott) and Michael Preisler and Marshall E. and Cynthia Barnes of Utah; dearest sister of Jonathan Barnes; beloved granddaughter of the late Clarence and Dolores McDermott and Esther Barnes; dear niece, cousin and friend of many. Brittany was born on October 2, 1982 in Cleveland and passed away on May 12, 2018. She was a resident of Mayfield Heights for 17 years, Continue reading

Donald Gatto

DONALD L. GATTO age 74, beloved husband of the late Angie (nee Monastero); loving father of Michael and Kristin Gatto, Linda and Tim Todaro, and Gina and Dennis Gatts; devoted grandfather of Isabella, Olivia, Andrew, Ellie, Angelina, Bronson, Donny and Macy; cherished son of the late Vince J. and Mary (nee Sortino); dearest brother of Vince and Bob (wife Roseanne); treasured brother-in-law of Rose Gatto and the late Chuck Monastero (wife Evette); dear uncle, great-uncle and cousin of Continue reading

Stella Matek

STELLA MATEK age 91, beloved wife of the late John; loving mother of John; devoted grandmother of Michael and the late Victoria and great-grandmother of 1; dearest sister of 2 brothers and 1 deceased sister; dear aunt and great-aunt of many. Stella was born October 25, 1926 in Krakow, Poland and passed away May 4, 2018. She was a resident of Euclid, previously Chesterland for 10 years. Stella proudly worked as a seamstress for Richmond Brothers Clothing. She greatly enjoyed gardening, sewing, Continue reading

Joseph A. Finomore

JOSEPH A. FINOMORE age 23, beloved son of Fred A. Jr. and Linda M. (nee Petronie); loving brother of Fred A., III; devoted grandson of Fred and Priscilla Finomore, Joseph and the late Barbara Petronie and Aurelia “Rae” Finomore; dear nephew, cousin and friend of many. Joe was born on February 23, 1995 in Cleveland and passed away on May 5, 2018. He was a resident of Eastlake for 18 years, formerly of Chardon. Joe graduated from Mentor High School in 2015. He worked for ALBA Contractors as a Continue reading

Anthony James Misseri

ANTHONY JAMES MISSERI age 68, beloved husband for 35 years of Debra (nee Raybuck); loving father of Michael; devoted grandfather of Sal, Nicholas and Angelina; cherished son of the late Bernardo and Rosaria (nee Migliore); dearest brother of Sam (wife Mary) and the late Angela Ogint; treasured nephew of Josephine Carollo; dear uncle, great-uncle, and friend of many. Tony was born on December 5, 1949 in Cleveland and passed away on April 30, 2018. He was a resident of Chesterland since 1976, Continue reading

Frances LoPresti

FRANCES L. LoPRESTI (nee Antoon) age 82, beloved wife of the late Frank; loving mother of Frank C. (wife Amie), Michael (wife Linda) and Carla; devoted grandmother of Michael (wife Kristen), Matthew (wife Nicole), Jonathan (wife Erin), Jordan, Francesca, Rebekah, Nico, Bella and great-grandmother of Lorenza, William, Colette, Nolan, and Roman; cherished daughter of the late Peter and Josephine (nee Joseph) Antoon; dearest sister of George (wife Vera) and John Antoon, Mary Lou Stelma, Florence Continue reading