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Milton Joseph Kadlec, Sr.

MILTON JOSEPH KADLEC SR., aged 91 years, beloved husband for 69 years to the late Marilyn (nee Wertz), dear father of Robert, Milton J. Jr. (wife Josie), Joseph, Elizabeth and Julia Kadlec-Wagner, loving grandfather of 4, fond brother of the late Antoinette Lutrell, Richard and Eugene. Mr. Kadlec was a Marine Corps Veteran, an Illinois State University Football Hall of Fame inductee, a retired Euclid High School teacher and coach, and a gifted wood-carver. Mr. Kadlec passed away on Tuesday, Continue reading

Popie Papouras

POPIE PAPOURAS, 84, passed away on February 26, 2019. Predeceased by her husband of 51 years, John, her spirit lives on through her loving children, Nitsa Seidman (Joe), Christopher, adored grandson, John Seidman, beloved sister Vasiliki Nolidis (William, deceased),  brother Nikos Samarinis (Zoe), nieces and nephews, Souzi Nolidis, Tammy Nolidis-Mizas (Costa), Xenia Samarini (Evripides Vikopoulis), Paschalis Samarinis, great nieces and nephews, Nikos and Leah Mizas and Andonis and Zoe Continue reading

Edward J. Kuczma

EDWARD J. KUCZMA age 70, beloved husband for 49 years of JoAnne (nee Gervace); loving father of Jason Edward and Brandon Matthew; devoted grandfather of Edward J. II, Gina Marie and Frank Nicholas Kuczma; cherished son of the late Edward and Eleanor Kuczma (nee Georgian); brother of James; dear uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend of many. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Edward to Cleveland Animal Protective League, 1729 Willey Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113. All Continue reading

Verna L. Maxwell

VERNA L. MAXWELL (nee Chapman) age 84, beloved wife of the late Roger; loving mother of Garry Stephen (wife Bobbie), Kevin Stephen (wife Mary), Vicki Congelio (husband Donald), Kim Powell, and Coshell Boustani (husband John); devoted grandmother of Marc Stephen (wife Heather), Anthony Congelio, Christopher Board (wife Misty), Bradley Congelio (wife Meredith), Brittney Sobota (husband Corey), Justin Board (wife Beth), Lindsey Contraguerro (husband Josh), Ashlynn Stephen, Patrick and Kameron Continue reading

Sr. Mary Janet Kondrat, SND

Our dear Sister Mary Janet (formerly Sister Mary Anthon) went home to God, very peacefully and quietly, at 2:55 p.m. on Thursday, February 21. Sister ministered to her SND community in food service for 26 years and then as secretary and office manager at Metro Catholic School and St. Augustine Parish, Cleveland. Her characteristic gentle smile was a welcoming presence to all. The wake will be on Thursday, February 28, at Notre Dame Education Center, 13000 Auburn Road, Chardon from 2-4 and 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

Harriette Kappos

HARRIETTE KAPPOS (nee Nichols) fell asleep in the Lord on February 10, 2019, Age 88. Beloved wife of the late John; Loving mother of Elizabeth, Lea (Steve) Osgood, and Michael (Julie); Dear Yiayia of Michael (Lindsey), Brett, John, Andrew, Sophie, Nick, & Alex, and great-Yiayia of Cassidy Harriette. Sister of Steve, Mike, and the late Sue Poulos. Godmother of William Klonaris and John Mavias. Harriette was lovingly dedicated to family and Church in many capacities including Sunday school Continue reading

Ruth G. Simer

RUTH G. SIMER (nee Gleason), age 93, passed away Feb. 10, 2019. She was born on Sept. 4, 1925 in Erie, PA to Walter and Hazel (nee Brindle) Gleason. Beloved wife for 55 years of the late Newton D., loving mother of Robert (Linda), Walter (Janet) and Jeffrey (deceased) (Brenda), dear grandmother of Brian, Brent (Danielle), Lauren and Lea Simer and Michelle Miller (Tanner), great-grandmother of Mason and Ellie Ruth. Ruth was a graduate of Grove City College and an active member of the P.E.O. Continue reading

Dr. Carlos “Charles” Santoscoy Jr., M.D.

DR. CARLOS “CHARLES” SANTOSCOY JR., M.D., aged 79 years, beloved husband for 55 years to Catalina (nee Lujan), dear father of Dan (wife Lynne), Carlos and Sofina Tami Wilt (husband Ric), loving grandfather of Ryan, Nathan, Ricky U.S. Marine Corps., Timothy Jr., Shawn U.S. Army, Ashley, Austin, Noah, Britnee and Halle, great-grandfather of Alice, cherished son of the late Carlos Sr. and Genevieve (nee Cardon), devoted brother of Dr. Thomas Santoscoy, M.D. and David Santoscoy, step-brother to the Continue reading