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Lois Cook

“LOIS ARLENE, The Village Queen, the sweetest girl that’s ever been seen!”, passed away July 20, 2019 at the age of 92. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Almer and Esther, and her brother Almer J. Cook. Private graveside services. Arrangements entrusted to DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF SOUTH EUCLID. Continue reading

Therese Anne Hanson

THERESE ANNE HANSON, aged 58 years, beloved partner to Lewis Taylor, loving mother of Lewis Taylor “LJ”, dearest daughter of Rev. Robert and Susie (nee Montgomery) Hanson, cherished sister of Britt Townsend (husband Daniel), Thea Mozingo (husband Charles) and the late Karl Rolf Hanson, beloved aunt of Catherine and Charles Mozingo. Therese worked at the Spaghetti Co. and then at Progressive Insurance. She had a beautiful voice and loved to sing. As a soprano, she sang in school and church Continue reading

Katherine Ruth “Katie” Nicolli

KATHERINE RUTH “KATIE” NICOLLI (nee Davey), aged 41 years, a well-respected and much loved Speech Therapist with the Hilliard Ohio School District lost a courageous battle with cancer and passed away on July 20, 2019 at the Maltz Hospice Center in Beachwood, Ohio. She was blessed with many friends, neighbors, colleagues and family and is survived by her two daughters, Ella and Avery. Katie lost her husband, Dave Nicolli, two years ago and worked hard as a single mother to raise her daughters. Continue reading

William A. “Bill” Clark

WILLIAM A. “BILL” CLARK, aged 84 years, beloved husband of the late Dorothy (nee Harrison) and the late Margaret (nee McGuire), dear father of Jessie Burgess (husband Daniel), William G. (deceased), John (wife Nancy), Andrew (wife Noelle), James Angel (wife Pam), Joy Gilchrist (husband Ted) and Jill Bollinger (husband John), loving grandfather of 13 and great-grandfather of 13, devoted brother of Gerald (wife Carol) and the late Richard and Albert. Mr. Clark was a United States Army Veteran Continue reading

Ryan Keefer

RYAN WILLIAM KEEFER, of Richmond Heights, born on February 17, 1991 and passed away July 14, 2019 at the age of 28. Beloved son of Christine Malec and William Keefer, loving father of Caleb Keefer, special son to Rick Armour, devoted brother of Rachel Hill (Joshua), loving grandson of Phyllis Hans and the late Raymond Hans, and Sandra Keefer and the late William Keefer, cherished nephew, especially to Susan and Kevin Stanard, fond cousin and friend to many, especially Jesse, Nick, Matt, Justin, Continue reading

Robert Elmer Hornyak

ROBERT ELMER HORNYAK (affectionately known as “Uncle Bob” by most) passed away the evening of July 10th at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Heights., Ohio. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio and was the son of John and Margaret (Olexo). During World War II he served in the United States Army as an overseas Military Police officer; afterwards, most of his working life was spent as an engineer (primarily at the General Electric Corporation) after having earned a degree in mathematics from John Carroll Continue reading

Ruth Elizabeth MacAdam

RUTH ELIZABETH MACADAM (nee Smeltz), aged 86 years, beloved wife of the late Colin, dear mother of Mary, Colin (wife Sheila -deceased), William and Barbara, loving grandmother of Ed, Joe, Matt, Mike, Chris and Kayt, great-grandmother of Emma, Taylor, Brendyn, Connor, Charlie and Amelia, devoted sister of the late Jean Ricksecker and John Smeltz, fond aunt and grand-aunt. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the family. Family will receive friends at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME Continue reading

Sr. Mary A. Swartzmiller, OSU

Sr. JULIAN EYMARD (Mary Anne Swartzmiller), daughter of the late John and Anne (Henderson) Swartzmiller; sister of Catherine Harwood, Mildred Vojtush and Nancy (Ted) Grabowski; beloved aunt, and a member of the Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland with whom she shared 70 years of her life. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL TUESDAY, JULY 9, AT 11:00 A.M., at REGINA HEALTH CENTER CHAPEL, 5232 Broadview Road, Richfield, where friends may call at 10:00 a.m. Interment at All Souls Cemetery. Memorial donations may be Continue reading

Lois Steigerwald

LOIS J. STEIGERWALD (nee Laven) age 81, beloved wife for 56 years of Albert; loving mother of Beth Dixon (husband William), Jill, and the late Sara; devoted grandmother of Luke; cherished daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (nee Manney) Laven; dearest sister of Joseph “Jack” Laven (wife Denise), Kathy Radich (husband George, deceased) and the late Joan Adams (husband William) and Marilou Curran (husband Thomas, deceased); dear aunt, great-aunt and godmother of many. Lois was born on February Continue reading