FLORENCE J. SORCE (nee Gamiere) age 97, beloved wife of the late William; loving mother of William (wife Yvonne Nantais), Robert (wife Jane Gerlica), Mary Moore and Jennifer Evans; devoted grandmother of Sarah Sanchez (husband Daniel), Andrea Sorce (husband Slater Matzke), Allison Zweiacher (husband Jon) and Ellie, Molly and Carrie Evans; great-grandmother of Aiden, Luca and Ray; cherished daughter of the late John and Maria (nee Grano) Gamiere; dearest sister of the late Charlotte Bartucci, Anne Catalioto and Michael; dear aunt and great-aunt of many.
Florence was born on April 6, 1922 and passed away on February 22, 2020. She lived in Little Italy until 1961 and moved to Chesterland where she was a member of St Anselm Catholic Church. Florence graduated from East High School in 1940. She loved sewing, decorating and playing cards; especially Bridge. Florence was a Cleveland Indians fan and liked listening to Big Band music and Frank Sinatra. She will be remembered most as being a strong willed, determined and intelligent woman with a great sense of humor. Florence will be forever missed.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Florence to Hospice of The Western Reserve P.O. BOX 72101 Cleveland, Ohio 44192. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, February 28, 2020 at St. Anselm Catholic Church, 12969 Chillicothe Rd Chesterland Oh 44026 at 11 AM. Burial following at All Souls Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Florence at THE DeJOHN FUNERAL HOME & CELEBRATIONS CENTER OF CHESTERLAND 12811 CHILLICOTHE ROAD (Rt. 306, just south of Mayfield Rd.) FRIDAY MORNING 9-10:30 AM.
Charity Name: HOSPICE OF THE WESTERN RESERVE INC
Charity EIN: 341256377