Cleveland, Ohio 44135 Funeral Mass Tuesday, December 19, 2017 AM Our Lady of Angels Church 3644 Rocky River Drive Cleveland, Ohio 44111 Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Mary Terese Blaha, sister of John J. Paul's and Center for Hospice Care for their kind care of Catherine this past year when her health began to decline significantly. Calling hours for visitation will be this Friday from - pm, with the Rosary being prayed at pm at Mc Gann Hay University Chapel, 2313 Edison Road, South Bend, and at the church from from - am on Saturday prior to the funeral. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in her memory to The Christ Child Society, P. Soon after graduating from Miami in 1964, Denny married Elizabeth (Betsey) Merritt on January 30, 1965, and together they had four children. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Sisters of the Poor Clares Monastery 3501 Rocky River Drive Cleveland, Oh. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to a charity of one's choice . Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Raymond J. KESTNER 86, of Fort Myers, Florida, formerly of Strongsville, passed away on October 22, 2016. SERVICES: Visitation Monday, December 18, 2017 PM - PM Chambers Funeral Homes (West Park) 4420 Rocky River Dr. The family would like to express our sincere appreciation to the staff at The Sanctuary at St. The "Old Ball Coach" spent most of his life on a football field, from his playing days at Benedictine HS and Miami (Ohio) University to his 50 years of coaching at the high school, college, and professional level. from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at JENKINS FUNERAL CHAPEL 2914 DOVER CENTER ROAD WESTLAKE. Dear son in law of Alan and Theresa (nee Untermoser) Percival. Also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, and many dear friends. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday November 8, 2016, St. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71). Friends may call at the funeral home from -pm Sunday. GROSS, 78, of The Villages FL, passed away November 8, 2017, after a courageous battle with Multiple Myeloma. Robert is survived by his loving wife Barbara of 58 years, children Michael (Bernadette), Christine (Gene) Murray, Thomas (Debbie), Sharon (Tom) Harmon, Kathleen (Ed) Harmon, 15 grandchildren, brother Richard (Chris), sister Margaret Grady and the following deceased Raymond, James, Laverne, Norman, Elaine and Marylou. Beloved husband of Mary Jane (nee George) for 50 years; devoted father of Chris, John (Colleen), Jen (Eric) and Kathy (Robb); brother of Dr. Held in high regard by everyone who worked with him, Tony was a true role model to the generation of urology, microsurgery and ethics professionals he trained until he retired in 2012. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME of NORTH OLMSTED, 29150 LORAIN RD. She graduated from Notre Dame College in Cleveland and in 1946 married Rob who served in the Pacific in WWII along with her brothers. Visitation Tuesday, October 18, 2016, from 2-4 and 6-8PM, in the Chapel at Sunset Memorial Park, 6245 Columbia Rd., North Olmsted. Kueller, mother of Thomas Kueller, Class of 1979, and grandmother of Sean Kueller, Class of 2007. Joseph Church, 32946 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake at am. As an ethicist, he was a source of practical wisdom infused with compassion. In her youth, she was a national champion speed skater. Nanette will be remembered for her kind heart and her love of antiquing, decorating, gardening, fine dining and shopping. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Little Flower Catholic Church in South Bend at am on Saturday, September 23, 2017, with Fr. Edward HS in Lakewood, OH in 1964, and was head coach at St. From there, he joined the collegiate coaching ranks in 1974 at his alma mater, Miami University, where he stayed for 4 years before moving on to the University of North Carolina. Please keep the Murphy and Geib families in your prayers. "Kathy" Cullinan, sister of Bob Dugan, Class of 1970, Terry Dugan, Class of 1979, and Tim Dugan, Class of 1984. Raymond was born in Calumet, Michigan and was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary (nee Sedlar), and his brothers Bernard and John. 19, Our Lady of Angels Church (3644 Rocky River Dr.) at AM. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME of CLEVELAND, 4420 ROCKY RIVER DR. In lieu of flowers contributions to the Missionaries of St. Both entities are invaluable assets to our community. Denny began his coaching career as an assistant at St. 44111 Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Jean "Jeannie" Murphy, sister-in-law of Jay Geib, Class of 1975, and aunt of Jay Geib, Class of 2013, and Frank Geib, Class of 2015. Friends may call at THE Mc GORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME OF WESTLAKE 25620 CENTER RIDGE RD. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Kathleen M. Kestner, grandfather of Brad Kestner, Class of 2002. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mildred, his son Michael Kestner (Pamela), his daughter Donna Kay (Joseph) and son Dave Kestner (Carla), grandchildren Brad Kestner, Elizabeth Anquillare, Christine Kay and Joseph Kay and great-grandchildren Ruby Anquillare and Grace Kestner. VISITATIION FRIDAY NOVEMBER 10, 2017 from 4- 8 PM AT CRACIUN BERRY FUNERAL HOME 7200 DETROIT AVE. Raphael finance committee, North Coast Health and many others. She was generous with her laughter and praise, in a way that made those around her feel good about themselves. Also uncle of David Carlin, Class of 1985, John Carlin, Class of 1980, Joseph Carlin, Class of 1977, and great uncle of Ian Carlin, Class of 2017. Beloved husband of the late Linda (nee Connors); father of Margie Messerly (Neil), Michael (Dawn), Susie Akers (Brian), Amy Burke (Kevin) and Neal; grandfather of Erin, Connor, Jonathan, Brianna, Sean, Matthew, Kevin, Eamon, Morgan, Lauren, Liam, Caelin and Declan; brother of Therese Loftus, Michael, Patrick and the late Rita; uncle and friend of many. She enjoyed music and interior decorating and will be remembered for her generosity and sense of humor. Joe served on numerous committees for his beloved St. Please keep the Mason, Schager, and Ezaki families in your prayers. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME of NORTH OLMSTED, 29150 LORAIN RD. Augustine's College in Cape Coast and 3 years at St. His ideal for leadership was to empower others through steady enlightenment to bring satisfaction and success. Richard, as a leader, a shaper of hearts and minds, a friend, a Brother. Joseph Chapel Chapel, Holy Cross College, Notre Dame, IN am Viewing am Mass of the Resurrection Burial afterwards at St. Brendan Church (4242 Brendan Lane North Olmsted, 44070) at 10 A. Her childhood was spent biking the streets and ice skating with her friends and classmates in Rocky River, Ohio. Grandchildren Stephanie Hartman (Kevin), Amanda, Carrie, Ashley, Andrew, John (Susan), Laura, Karl, Grace, Matthew, Nathan, Katie and 9 great grandchildren. Michael the Archangel Church, 3114 Scranton Rd., Cleveland, OH 44109. Also, father-in-law of Richard Volle, Class of 1971. Loving father of Marianne (Wally) Wowk, Patricia (Richard) Volle, Norine (James) Sanniti and John (Shelley) Gedeon. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. stmarkwestpark.com/ or the Poor Clares Monastery, 3501 Rocky River Drive, Cleveland, OH 44111. MARTENS & SON FUNERAL HOME, 4175 ROCKY RIVER DRIVE (between Lorain & Puritas), TUESDAY 2-4 AND 6-8 P. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, October 19, 10 a.m. He loved sharing his optimism and dreams, and his love of music, food and laughter with everyone he met. A celebration of Joseph's life will follow at Brennan's Party Center, 13000 Triskett Rd. Funeral Mass will take place at 11 AM on Saturday November 18, 2017 at St. The family will receive friends on Friday November 17, 2017 at Holick Craciun Funeral Home, 23040 Center Ridge Rd. Please keep the Isabella and Costanzo famlies in your prayers. ISABELLA (nee Costanzo), age 86, Dearly beloved wife for 65 years to Joseph P., loving mother of Joseph (Maria), Duane (Sharon Cugler), Ann (Gary) Reiter, Donald (Gabriella), Mary (Dennis) Mc Carthy, Christopher (Babe), and Andrea (Timothy) Schmidt, dearest grandmother of 24, great grandmother of 13 and dear sister of Andriena Monanhan (James, deceased) and Andrew Costanzo (Rosemary, deceased), dear aunt and friend of many. In lieu of flowers the family suggest that memorial contributions be made to Catholic Charities of the Arlington Diocese- Funeral Home and Cremation Services Alumni: Below is the death notice of Edward Ahern, Class of 1967, brother of John Ahern, Class of 1964, Michael Ahern, Class of 1965, Joseph Ahern, Class of 1971, and Thomas Ahern, Class of 1973. Raphael boys basketball, AARP volunteer tax program, St. Friends may call at THE Mc GORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME OF WESTLAKE 25620 CENTER RIDGE RD. In 2006, she convinced her husband to take her 41 children and grandchildren to Ireland to see the birthplace of her parents in a trip of a lifetime. Bernadette, singing in the choir, and teaching CCD, among other volunteer activities, and was a strong supporter of Right to Life. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake on Wednesday, October 18 from 4-8pm. Commemorative gifts enable us to empower our students with the knowledge, skills, and Holy Cross values to grow into Christ-like servant leaders. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Dennis Carlin, Class of 1959, father of Michael Carlin, Class of 1987, and Neal Carlin, Class of 1992, father-in-law of Kevin Burke, Class of 1989, brother of Michael Carlin, Class of 1957, and Patrick Carlin, Class of 1963, and grandfather of Jonathan Akers, Class of 2014. John (Pam), the late William, Mark (Mary) and Maryrose Bosworth (Neal Hutchison); devoted grandmother of Tiffany (Dan), Justin (Kim), Ryan (Nicki), Amy, Diana (Nic) and Nicholas III and great-grandmother of Mason, Camille, Preston, Kiera, Johnny, Nataly and Harold; dear sister of Rita (Shep, deceased) Pritchard and the late Betty Jane (Roger) Sweeney and A. She is also survived by her faithful companion, Sir Duke. Augustine's High School and Catherine Gibbs Secretarial School. Joe served as a Municipal Court Judge for Champaign County as well as legal counsel for Perpetual and the First National Bank of St. Joe was, for many years, a trustee of the Mercy Health Regional Board and was a three time Past President of the Urbana Country Club, as well as having served numerous years as a member of the club's Board of Trustees. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Martha Mason, mother of James Mason, Class of 1980, and Michael Mason, Class of 1985, grandmother of Jeremy Mason, Class of 2001, Jay Schager, Class of 2007, and Mark Ezaki, Class of 2020. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to St. Brother Richard said that his graduation present from Brother Donatus was a letter assigning him to teach in Ghana, for 5 years at St. His scholarship and service culminated by earning a Ph. He was quoted, "I was graced to be the President of Holy Cross College to lead it to achieve baccalaureate status." There were expansions within the College's academic and campus needs, a role he fulfilled with ingenuity and a creative vision. Let us also be grateful for the many ways in which God blessed us through Br. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME of NORTH OLMSTED, 29150 LORAIN RD. She was affectionately known to her Ohio family and friends as "Dee," a nickname given to her by her only brother and one that lasted a lifetime. Clancy, and sister-in-law, Carol of Westlake, Ohio, survive. Doris was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority and Womens' Board of the Lake Erie Nature and Science Center. (Elaine), Theodore (Amy), James (Elizabeth), Susan Kvitko (Garry), Pamela Boitel, Jerome (Charlotte), and Janet Butkiewicz (Jim). MALLEY SR., age 85, dear husband of 57 years to Adele (nee Ryan); loving father of Michael F. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to St. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Roy Mellert Gedeon, father of John Gedeon, Sr., Class of 1980, grandfather of John Gedeon, Jr., Class of 2005, and Brian Sanniti, Class of 2006. Forever the sunshine in our days, he will continue to brighten our lives even when skies are grey. Online condolences at 216-941-1772 Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Robert Wirtanen, Class of 1982. ROBERT WIRTANEN "Bobby," age 52, beloved son of John and Patricia, devoted brother of John (1963-1986), loving father of Julia and John, former husband of Janet Wirtanen (nee-Tomaric). Edward High School and Bowling Green State University and was a successful career agent for the Nationwide Insurance Company for 28 years. The family suggests memorial donations in Joseph's name to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St.
Memorials to John Carroll Alumni Association, 1 John Carroll Blvd, University Heights, OH 44118. He was honored with several prestigious awards for his expertise and named one of America's top doctors. 30th St., Cleveland, OH 44113, Lifebanc, 4775 Richmond Rd., Cleveland, OH 44128, Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland, 6114 Broadway Ave., Cleveland, OH 44127 or St. Oliver (Ann), Peter (Elizabeth), Mark (Susan), and Monica, loving grandmother of 17, and great-grandmother of 23. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10AM at St. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Nannette R. Pietron (nee Reed), 70, of Newbury, passed away October 9, 2016. Visitation in the Gathering Room will begin at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, because of Stephen's passion for education and helping teachers, please consider a donation to the newly-formed Stephen S. Tom was a loving, gentle and kind soul, who selflessly devoted his life to his family and showed us how to live patiently, humbly and generously. After retiring from her job in the newborn nursery and postpartum unit at Memorial Hospital, she spent time employed as a nanny in the Washington, D. She volunteered for many years as a docent at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on the campus of the University of Notre Dame. Hajduk, son-in-law of the late Richard Straub, Sr., Class of 1957, and brother-in-law of Richard Straub, Jr., Class of 1991. "Jack"; loving mother of Brigid, Mary, Jack, Kevin (deceased) and Michael (Jennifer); dear grandmother of Moira, Maggy, Marty, Thomas, Nora, Patrick, Collin, Ashley, Bryanna and Connor; dear sister of Richard Eagan (Peggy-deceased) and James Eagan (deceased) (Rose); sister-in-law of Robert (deceased) (Judy); aunt of Mark, Moira, James, Robert and Patrick. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Stephen Mazzola, Class of 1999. Christopher Church, 20141 Detroit Ave., Rocky River, OH 44116. (nee Lorek) for 41 years; loving father of Brian (Ashley), Kevin (Kristen) and Ashley; dearest grandfather of Hattie, Thomas, Henry and Anna; dear brother of Ken (Barb), Elaine (Mario) Mulig and Marilyn (John) Knox-Benko. Christopher Grade School and graduated high school from St. A registered nurse, she completed her clinical training at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati and then worked briefly in this capacity at Newton College in Massachusetts. In addition to her living children, she is survived by 11 grandchildren: Nicholas, Maddie and Will Thurin; Christian, Oliver, John and Lucy Harmon; Basil and Leo Thurin; Alex and Kelsey Thurin. Committal services to follow at the Westwood Abbey Mausoleum at Sunset Memorial Park. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at AM on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at the St. Memorial contributions, in honor of Brother Richard Gilman, C. C., to support the mission and ministries of the Brothers may be sent to: Brothers of Holy Cross, Office of Development, P. The Tenth Anniversary of the Global Perspective Program is celebrated. Please keep the Finnegan, O'Grady, and Fox families in your prayers THOMAS P. She cared for several dogs and enjoyed their loyal canine companionship. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Catherine Thurin, sister of Daniel T. Please keep the Thurin and Clancy families in your prayers. Beloved husband of Tracey Amernick; loving son of Kathryne (nee Bobula) and James L. Bujnak, father of Joseph Bujnak, Class of 1980, and grandfather of Brent Scaggs, Class of 2009. Beloved husband of the late Patricia (nee Finlin); loving father of Donna Scaggs (Brent) and Joseph (Kathleen); grandfather of Brent, Shannon, Patrick, Meghan and Brian; brother of Mary Louise Eldred (William); dear friend, umpire and referee partner of Dennis Morgan. Please keep the O'Toole and Gallagher families in your prayers. MERCEDES O'TOOLE, age 87, passed away October 22nd, 2016; beloved sister of John M. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Christopher Catholic Church, 20141 Detroit Rd., Rocky River 44116 (Please Meet At Church). Joe is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Fortune Valore in 1985; and his wife, Martha J. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 PM on Monday, October 9, 2017 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. CAJA, age 74, loving husband of the late Henrietta "Dolly" "Sally" Caja; beloved father of Richard J. (Michelle); dear grandfather of Jenna and Olivia; brother of John (deceased) (Bernie). and Angela Nee Kozak); uncle and great uncle of many. The Mass of Resurrection will follow with interment afterward in St. Kaniewski Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Auditorium refurbished, bookstore enlarged, admissions office moved to the old chemistry class/lab, biology room. 1999 Lighted outdoor tennis, basketball, and sand volleyball courts added. 2008 Pfeil Center - Mc Kenna Arena becomes operational. 2009 Higher Learning Commission North Central Association of Colleges and Schools approves 6 new baccalaureate majors for total of 9. Saints' lacrosse team wins first conference championship of any sport. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Thomas Finnegan, father of Brian Finnegan, Class of 1977, and Tommy Finnegan, Class of 1986, father-in-law of Dan O'Grady, Class of 1978, and John Fox, Class of 1975, grandfather of Pat Finnegan, Class of 2004, Casey Finnegan, Class of 2009, Sean O'Grady, Class of 2006, Dan O'Grady, Class of 2008, Colin O'Grady, Class of 2010, Michael Fox, Class of 2008, and Tommy Fox, Class of 2016. Catherine enjoyed her early morning coffee while reading the local newspaper, fine chocolates (particularly those from Malley's candy store in Cleveland), historical reading (especially biographies of Harry Truman and Jacqueline Kennedy), Sunday car drives, and learning from adult courses offered at the Forever Learning Institute. and formerly of Cleveland, OH., passed away, Sunday, October 23, 2016. Dear Alumni: Below is the death notice of Joseph J. Mercedes O'Toole, great-aunt of Devin Gallagher, Class of 2004, and aunt of Sheila Gallagher, our SEHS Receptionist. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to any Chase Bank location, or may be mailed to the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. He had a heart of gold and was a generous giving soul.