Those We Are Privileged to Serve

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Robert Gordon Kirk

May 14, 2000

Robert Gordon Kirk, a 1985 graduate of Cleveland State University, moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1988 to open the first CAW Warehouse in that area. He was pursuing certification in Microsoft Newtorking and had recently accepted a position with Lucent Technology in Pittsburgh.In addition to computers, Rob had a life-long interest in photography, often providing his services for the weddings,...

Leslie J. White

May 13, 2000

White Leslie ''Jack'' Beloved husband of Garnett (nee Foster). Dear Stepfather of Elaine Sample (Gerald) of Greensburg PA. Loving stepgrandfather of Geralyn Sample of PA, and Jacquelyn Sabbe of Colorado. He is survived by a sister Charlotte of FL, and Pearl of Duluth, MN. Preceded in death by 8 brothers and sisters. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to Lakewood United...

Helen Harmon Ehrbar

May 10, 2000

Beloved wife of the late Wesley J. Beloved Mother of Paul (Christel) and Jim E. (Vicky). Grandmother of Paul Jr., Carrie, James, Justin and Abigail. Great Grandmother of Dimario and Tristian. Sister of James, Harold and the late Herbert, Elton, A.C., Robert and Rubye. Passed away Wednesday May 10. Services at Parma Heights Baptist Church 8971 Ridgewood Dr. Saturday May...

Steve G. Cziryak

May 9, 2000

Steve G. Cziryak Beloved husband of Jean E. (Nee Knapp). Beloved father of Joe Cziryak and Bob (Cheryl) Cziryak. Dear Grandfather of Andrew and Hannah. Cherished brother of Irene Gaines, Anna Kurek, Esther Carter and the late Joseph and Edward. Passed away Tuesday May 9, 2000. Memorials may be forwarded to Westside Christian Academy 468 Bradley Road, Bay Village, Ohio...

Irene R. Peluso

May 7, 2000

Peluso Irene Rita (Nee Poch) Beloved Mother of John A. Peluso (Joanne) of Cleveland. Loving Grandmother of Wendy Gallagher (John), Douglas Peluso, and Jane Ann Peluso. Sister of Pauline Spengler and Marion Rielly Covell. Dear aunt of many. Passed Away Sunday, May 7. Memorials may be forwarded to the Holy Family Home 6707 State Rd. Parma, OH. 44134. Prayer service...

Bill Burke

May 2, 2000

Loving husband of Willow (Nee Collier). Brother of Donald, Doris Augustine, and the late Robert. Uncle of 8. Son in law of Jack and Josie Champlin. Passed away Tuesday May 2. Memorials may be forwarded to The American Lung Association 1621 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, OH 44115. Funeral Service will be held on Friday May 5, in the Chapel at Sunset...

Betty J. Holan

Apr 30, 2000

Dear Mother of Debbie Munger (Don) and Jeanette Dodosh. Grandmother of Michael and Rachael. Great Grandmother of Michael. Sister of Dorothy Bolczak, Marcy Dorin, Edward Holan, Richard Holan, Jean Tome and Joseph Holan, Aunt of Many. Passed Away Sunday, April 30. Memorials may be forwarded to the Hospice of the Western Reserve 10645 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, OH 44106. Funeral Service...

Thomas Worthington

Jan 1, 2000

Thomas passed away on Saturday, January 1, 2000.Thomas was a resident of Blake, Ohio.

Raymond M. Nader

Jun 20, 1999

Raymond Nader, age 71, beloved husband of Rafaa, loving father of David, Raymond (Doris), Walid (Hasna), Miro(Tony), Tarek (Jennifer) and Fadia (Jim); grandfather of 1 grandaughter (Graziella) with her mother (Nabila), as well as 5 grandsons; brother of the late Joseph and the late sister Ramona. Passed away Sunday, June 20, 1999. Memorial contributions can be made to the Moll...

Alejandro Morales

Nov 3, 1997

Beloved Husband of Amparo (nee Miranda). Loving Father of Amparo, Marisol (Tom) Cline, Elena Morales and Maribel Morales. Loving Son of Juan and Saturnina Morales. Grandfather of David, Crystal, Austin and Brittany.

Patricia M. Witnik

May 31, 1997

WITNIK, Patricia M. (NEE Sapola) age 44. Beloved wife of Robert. Loving moher of Eric, Shawn and Adam (Mandie). Grandmother of Jasmine, April and Heidi.Cherished daughter of John and Joyce Sapola. Sister of John (Patrice), Mark (Kelley), Charlene and the late Judi Sapola. Aunt and Great Aunt. Funeral services Tuesday at 7:30 pm. at the BABITT FUNERAL HOME, 9350 RIDGE...

Zdena Bellmore-Atkinson

Jun 5, 1926

ZDENA BELLMORE-ATKINSON, passed away January 20, 2014, beloved wife of the late George Bellmore and John  Atkinson; loving mother of Katra Marie Peck and the late Daniel Bellmore; grandmother of five; great grandmother of seven; great great grandmother of 3.  Funeral mass Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Albert the Great Church (Everyone meet at church).  Friends may call at...

Bette Jeanne Dominguez

Jun 3, 1923

Bette Jeanne Dominguez, passed away at Parma Community Hospital March 28, 2014.  Wife of the late Maguel.  Graveside services were held April 3 at the North Royalton Cemetery.  Donations may be made in her name to any animal shelter of your choice.


Betty Jane Kukura

Mar 1, 1922

Betty Jane Kukura (nee Date), 87 beloved wife of the late Andrew. Loving mother of Laurel Sorensen (Michael-dec.), Michael (Laurie Levinson) and Patrick (Laura). Cherished grandmother of 8 and great grandmother of 3. Preceded in death by son Andrew and sisters Dorothy Bevington, Irene Messmer and Nancy Date. Passed away, Thursday, July 1, 2010. Memorial Service, Saturday, July 24, at...

Helen Elizabeth (nee Zdanovich) Smorgala

Mar 17, 1921

Helen Elizabeth Smorgala, (nee Zdanovich), 89, of Sheffield Lake, formerly of Elyria, passed away peacefully Thursday, March 17, 2011 at home. She was born April 19, 1921 in New Cumberland, WV and had lived in Elyria for 54 years before moving to Sheffield Lake where she lived for the past 3 years. Helen worked for 16 years as a sales...

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