CONSTANCE “CONNIE” M. KOLLEDA (nee Corbett) age 87, beloved wife for 63 years of William; loving mother of Laura Hoberg, Christopher (Mary Jo), Susan Mercer, Paul, John (AJ) and the late Michael; devoted grandmother of Timothy Mercer (Ruby), Jason Hoberg, Erik Hoberg (Jim), Kevin Mercer (Michelle), Patrick Kolleda, and Casey Kolleda and great-grandmother of Madison and Jack; cherished daughter of the late William and Agnes (nee Higham) Corbett; dearest sister of the late Rosemary Corbett.
Connie was born on April 4, 1933, in The Bronx, New York, and passed away on January 15, 2021 in Euclid, where she was a lifelong resident. She was a member of Our Lady of The Lake Parish, and previously Holy Cross Parish. Connie graduated from Villa Angela High School in 1951 as the valedictorian of her class. She continued her education at St. John College of Nursing and proudly worked as a registered nurse until retiring from the Cleveland Clinic. Connie enjoyed bowling, golfing, gardening, playing computer solitaire, listening to Josh Groban, and watching the Cleveland Browns, Indians, and Cavaliers play. She was a very social, friendly, and humorous person who enjoyed having fun. Connie was extremely compassionate and had the most loving heart. She had the ability to make you feel loved without judgement. Connie was a hardworking woman with immense patience and devotion to her husband, children, and grandchildren. She will be dearly missed.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Constance to St. Jude. Cremation by DeJohn Crematory. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 11 AM at Our Lady of The Lake Catholic Church, 175 E. 200th St., Euclid, OH 44119. Burial at All Souls Cemetery at a later date. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91).
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