MARY J. SARVER (nee Murphy) age 83, beloved wife of the late James; loving mother of Gayle Storme, Janet, David and Maureen MacPhee; devoted grandmother of 7, great-grandmother of 6 and great-great grandmother of 1; dearest sister of the late Francis Murphy, II (wife Josephine) and Helen Novak (husband Donald, deceased); dear aunt and great-aunt of many.
Mary J. Sarver was born December 15, 1936 in Wilkes-Barre, PA and passed away peacefully on April 3, 2020. She was a resident of Chagrin Falls since 2010 and prior to that Newbury. Mary belonged to Sandridge Country Club. She graduated from high school in Pennsylvania and attended Penn State University. Mary was the owner/operator and Real Estate Broker of Sarver Realty in Lyndhurst. She loved the Cleveland Orchestra, golf, practiced Ikebana flower arrangements and loved to play bridge. Mary enjoyed traveling especially to Japan, Italy, Florida, Hawaii and California. She will be remembered as hardworking, social and a dedicated mother who was faithful. Mary will be dearly missed.
In lieu of the flowers contributions may be made in memory of Mary to Our Lady Chapel in care of Gilmour Academy 34001 Cedar Rd., Gates Mills, OH 44040.
A Private family Mass will take place with burial following at 11 AM on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Our Lady Chapel on the Campus of Gilmour Academy, 34001 Cedar Rd, Gates Mills, OH 44040. Friends are invited to attend the funeral procession at 11:45 AM from Gilmour Academy to the Maple Hill Cemetery located at 13493 Auburn Rd., Chesterland (Munson) , OH 44026 at the corner of Auburn Rd./Cedar Rd/Butternut Rd.. Alternatively, guests may wait facing East at the entrance to Sarver’s Flyway Farm at 10667 Cedar Rd., Chesterland (Newbury) OH 44026 located midway between Auburn and Rockhaven Roads. The funeral procession will drive by to join those waiting to make the 1 mile remainder of the journey to Maple Hill Cemetery at approximately 12:30. For the safety and health of family and guests, we ask that participants remain at their vehicles during the burial service.
Celebration of Life Service will take place at a later date. Arrangements by DeJOHN FUNERAL HOME & CELEBRATION CENTER OF CHESTERLAND.
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