Death Notices

Feldkircher, Patricia

Service Location: Church of the Gesu, Marian Chapel
Service Date: February 11, 10:30 am

PATRICIA FELDKIRCHER (nee Plesec), passed away on January 25, 2023. Beloved wife of James (deceased); dearest mother of Kathy Kuta (Robert), Colleen Avsec (Mark) and James Jr...more >


Mancino, Juliann

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 27, 10:00 am

Juliann Marie Mancino (nee Locuoco). Beloved wife and life partner for 51 years to the late James (Jim); is survived by her only son, Patrick (Lucinda/wife); two grandchildren; Emmy Lucia and Henry James of Kensington, MD...more >


Coyne, Mary

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 21, 10:30 am

MARY FRANCES COYNE (nee O'Rourke), beloved wife of John P., born to the late Mary (nee Burke) and James O'Rourke on June 8, 1933; loving mother of Cathleen Coyne Lane (deceased) (John), Dennis M. (Denise), Thomas J. (Maria), Michael F. (Joan), Martin O. and Terence P. (Ann)...more >


Restel, Jay

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 21, 12:00 pm

JAY A. RESTEL, aged 70 years, beloved husband for 33 years to Claire Gavin Restel, devoted son of the late Arthur and Cathryn Adele (nee Jerger), cherished brother-in-law to Patricia Gavin Johnson, loving uncle to Andrew and Elizabeth Johnson, and great-uncle to Aiden and Elyse Johnson...more >


Bergen, Marguerite

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 18, 2:00 pm

Marguerite M. Bergen, age 94 of Shaker Hts., OH. Beloved daughter of the late William J. Bergen, Jr. and Rose Bergen (nee Crawley); dear sister of the late Virginia R. Bergen, William J. Bergen, III and Patricia B. Cunningham (George); dear aunt of six; loyal friend to many...more >


Hubman, James

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 14, 10:30 am

JAMES R. HUBMAN age 82, beloved husband for 61 years of Sheila (nee Gaffney); loving father of J.R, Christopher (wife Rebecca), Megan Scherson (husband Arturo, deceased), and Bridgid Fishman (husband Douglas)...more >


Markiewicz, Janet

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 6, 1:00 pm

JANET MARY MARKIEWICZ (nee Wollet), aged 77 years, dearly beloved wife for 60 years to Michael Paul, Sr., cherished mother of Cathy and the late Michael Paul, Jr. (Carly), loving grandmother of Ashley Ponce (husband Miguel)...more >


Kopfinger, Gerald Allen (Doc)

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 6, 10:30 am

GERALD ALLEN “DOC” KOPFINGER, age 82, passed away December 23, 2022. Devoted husband of 57 years to Betty Kopfinger (nee Grapo); wonderful father of Laura Kopfinger Chase (Chris), Mary Margaret Dorsey (Sean), and John Allen Kopfinger...more >


Resetar, Andrew

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 28, 10:30 am

ANDREW L. RESETAR, age 72. Beloved husband of 33 years to Maureen Brennan; cherished son of the late Andy and Louise Resetar; dear brother of Michael Resetar (Diane) and Gregory Resetar (Debra); loving uncle of many nieces and nephews...more >


Dickerson, Debra (Debbie)

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 7, 10:30 am

Debra “Debbie” J. Dickerson, 69, of Shaker Hts., formerly of Akron, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2022 at David Simpson Hospice House, with her loving daughter, Ashley, by her side. She was born July 20, 1953 in Akron, to the late William and Joan Payerle...more >


Friend, Jacqueline

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 30, 10:00 am

JACQUELINE HELEN FRIEND (nee Kofron), age 92, passed away peacefully in her sleep, at home in Twinsburg, on December 14, 2022. Her husband, of over 70 years, Fred W. Friend, just recently died on November 2. Fred and Jackie nurtured an extended, loving family; she was the devoted mother of: Colleen (Bob Ketch, deceased), Noreen Friend Fraser, deceased (Woody), Bernard “Buzz” (deceased) (Janie), Kathleen “Cooper”, Laura Barney (Fred), Lucy Hutchison (Mark “Hutch”), Bill (deceased) (Corinne), Bridget Laurin (Paul), and Patrick Friend (Michele)....more >


Manocchio, Italo (Jon)

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 16, 10:30 am

ITALO MANOCCHIO, age 95. Beloved husband of 65 years to the late Carmella Manocchio (nee Corona); loving father of David Manocchio; dearest son of the late Giovanni and Anna Manocchio (nee Maio)...more >


Feighan, John

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 17, 10:30 am

John Thomas Feighan, age 85, was a man at home on both the West and East sides of Cleveland. With his death on Thursday, December 8, John said good-bye to all his beloved stomping grounds and the precious family and friends whose lives he enlivened – and visa versa. Born and raised in Lakewood...more >


Lewis, Patricia

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 5, 11:00 am

PATRICIA J. LEWIS (nee Cuccillato) age 73, beloved wife of the late Robert “Bob”; loving mother of Tiffany Ottaway (husband Matt) and Tristan Lewis (wife Caroline)...more >


Consolo, Marie Antoinette (Toni)

Service Location: Church of the Gesu, Marian Chapel
Service Date: November 22, 12:00 pm

Marie Antoinette Consolo, "Toni", Called Home to God November 17, 2022. Beloved Daughter of Charles and Angelina (nee Amata) (both deceased), Loving Sister of Carol Consolo and Sister-in-law of Carol "Marion) Consolo and the following deceased siblings: Carmen (Wife Helen), Rosemary, Angela, Patricia, and Sam...more >


Caputo, Charles (Chuck)

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: November 11, 10:30 am

CHARLES ANTHONY CAPUTO, aged 85 years, beloved husband for 59 years to Marie (nee O’Hearn), dearest father of Patricia Carpenter (Daren) and Christine Puchan (Robert)...more >


Friend, Fred

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: November 15, 10:30 am

FRED W. FRIEND, age 95, passed away peacefully in his sleep, at home in Twinsburg, on November 2. He is survived by his wife of over 70 years, Jacqueline (nee Kofron). Fred and Jackie nurtured an extended, loving family; he was the devoted father of: Colleen (Bob Ketch, deceased), Noreen Fraser (deceased) (Woody), Bernard “Buzz” (deceased) (Janie), Kathleen “Cooper”, Laura Barney (Fred), Lucy Hutchison (Mark “Hutch”), Bill (deceased) (Corinne), Bridget Laurin (Paul) and Patrick (Michele)...more >


Baioni, Edward

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: October 20, 11:00 am

EDWARD L. BAIONI, age 80, passed away peacefully on October 17, 2022 surrounded by family. Beloved husband of nearly 53 years to Mary Lou Baioni (nee Caputo); loving father of Edward V. (wife Roberta) and Daniel J. (wife Julie) Baioni...more >


Stinson, Walter

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: October 14, 11:00 am

WALTER JOHN STINSON, beloved husband for 47 years to Sara, dear father of Paul (wife Elizabeth), loving grandfather of Luke and Evangeline, cherished brother of the late Jerome Stinson and Mary Burke...more >


Nook Huettner, Mary Elizabeth

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: September 27, 10:30 am

Mary Elizabeth Nook Huettner of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away peacefully on September 20, 2022. Mary grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio where she attended Gesu School, Hathaway Brown School, and Shaker Heights High School. She was an accomplished figure skater and skated in many Carnivals at the Cleveland Skating Club...more >


Christy, Mary

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: August 9, 10:00 am

Mary Catherine (nee Coyne) Christy, 101, loving mother of Kathleen A. Christy and James J. (Sandi) Christy; cherished grandmother of Rosemary “Rosie” and Susanne “Susie”; and aunt of nieces and nephews. Mary was preceded in death by her beloved husband, James J. Christy; parents, John L. and Catherine V. (nee Derrig) Coyne; and siblings, Nancy Coyne and John Coyne...more >


Petrick, Bertalan "Bert"

Service Location: Church of the Gesu, Marian Chapel
Service Date: August 10, 11:00 am

BERTALAN C. “BERT” PETRICK, age 86. Beloved husband of 62 years to Maria Petrick (nee Casagrande); dearest father of Mary Grace Wible, Rose Angst (Andy), Edward Petrick, Susanne Knauer and the late Peter Petrick...more >


Mooney, R. Hayden "Beau"

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: August 12, 11:00 am

R. HAYDEN “BEAU” MOONEY, III, age 43, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, August 1st at his home in Cleveland Heights, Ohio after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of almost 10 years to Cara Bastulli and the dearest daddy of Maeve and Hayden. He was the loving son of R. Hayden “Buster” Mooney Jr., (deceased) and M. Eileen Corrigan and the most wonderful brother of Molly Mooney Beam (Pat), Maggie Mooney (Beau Bonner), and Brigid Mooney...more >


Hummer, Therese

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: August 6, 11:00 am

THERESE J. HUMMER (nee Buettner), age 97, entered into eternal life on July 30, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Harlan; dearest mother of Barbara Smilanic (Jack), Thomas (Riana), Gregory, Mary "Jody" Salata (Bob), James (Kim), Margaret Bigach, and Paul Hummer...more >


Amato, Joseph

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: August 3, 10:30 am

JOSEPH C. AMATO, age 78, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2022. Beloved son of the late Joseph and Angela (nee Rini) Amato; loving brother of Carmelle Young (Dave), Charles Amato and loving sister-in-law Linda Amato...more >


Swick, Edward

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: July 15, 10:30 am

Edward, married for 66 years, was the beloved husband to Arlene (Nawrocki) (deceased January 6, 2021). He was the loving father of Alan Swick (Diella) and Karen Ostanek (Steven); and grandfather to Kristyn and Lauren Ostanek...more >


Todd, Joan

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: June 23, 11:00 am

JOAN TODD (nee Parman), beloved wife of the late Charles; dear mother of Charles (Bernadette), Paul (Sandra) and the late Michael (Kim) and Renee Sidley (Joseph)...more >


Walton, Joseph

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: June 15, 10:30 am

JOSEPH M. WALTON, age 95. Beloved husband of the late Marguerite “Babe” M. (nee Monroe); dearest father of Joseph P. (Kathleen), Gerald R., D. Michael (Barbara), Mary W. McKenna (John), Robert G. (Anne), Suzanne W. Prunka (William), Megan Walton (Kim) and Nancy W. Hyland (James)...more >


Noeth, Matthew

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: June 10, 10:30 am

MATTHEW NOETH, age 32. Beloved son of David and Christy (nee Morgan); dear brother of Jessica; loving nephew and cousin...more >


Diemer, Marge

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: May 27, 12:00 pm

MARGARET JEAN “MARGE” (ROE), age 93, formerly of University Heights, Ohio, born March 29, 1928 in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin; died January 23, 2022 in Cleveland...more >


Mannino, Madeline

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: May 25, 10:30 am

MADELINE MANNINO  (nee Damaso), aged 100 years, beloved wife of the late Anthony, dearest mother of Rosemary Weltman (husband Harry – deceased), Susan Yuratovac (husband Donald) and Joseph A. (husband Carl Creagh)...more >


Taylor, Patricia

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: May 20, 10:00 am

PATRICIA A. TAYLOR (nee Lavis), age 80, passed away on May 13, 2022 after a battle with cancer. Beloved wife of 56 years to James S. Taylor, M.D.; dearest mother of Dr. David (Amy) Taylor, Dr. Margaret (John) Ruesch and Stephen (Shannon) Taylor...more >


Read, Eileen

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: May 17, 1:00 pm

EILEEN M. READ (nee Diedrich), age 83, passed away on May 15, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on August 1, 1938 to the late Raymond J. and Catherine M. Diedrich (nee Dybzinski). Beloved wife of 30 years to the late Joseph G. Read; loving mother of Michelle Abate (Mike), Patti Mayer (Todd), Cathy Semerano (Alex) and the late Michael J. Read...more >


 Carney, Mary

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: May 19, 10:30 am

MARY T. CARNEY (nee Tupta), age 72. Beloved wife of Timothy J. Carney; dear mother of Sharon A. Carney of Michigan, Katherine M. Shahbazi (Reza) and Christine E. Santiago (Joseph); cherished grandmother of Lily and Danny Shahbazi, and Gabe Carney...more >


McMyler, Mary Lou

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: April 25, 11:00 am

Mary Lou McMyler was born in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Charles G. Sr. and Dorothy (nee Heuslein). She passed away peacefully, on April 12, 2022, at the age of 73, with family by her side. She was the cherished sister of the late Charles G. Jr., James, Patricia Fotheringham and John...more >


Fogarty, Laura

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: April 7, 10:00 am

LAURA J. FOGARTY passed away peacefully on April 1, 2022 at age 67 surrounded by her beloved family after a 12 year battle with uterine carcinosarcoma. Her loving spirit and zest for life will carry on through her family and friends. Laura had an infectious positive attitude and often made strangers smile. She was a selfless, loving woman who always put others first until her last breath...more >


Pinzone, Graziella

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: March 22, 12:00 pm

Graziella Pinzone was born on July 1, 1932 and passed away on March 13, 2022 in Plantation, Florida...more >


Simon, William

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: February 26, 10:30 am

William A. "Bill" Simon, age 73 of Shaker Hts., OH passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on February 12. A graduate of Hopkins Grammar School, Colgate University, and Washington and Lee University School of Law, he practiced environmental and labor law for 35 years before starting his own consulting firm...more >


Sarakaitis, Marsha

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: February 19, 10:00 am

Marsha Corlett Sarakaitis passed away peacefully on February 11, 2022, surrounded by her loving family and wonderful caregiver Linda, at Rose Senior Living at age 82.  She was the devoted wife of US Army Colonel (Ret.) Joseph Sarakaitis for 60 years, beloved daughter to the late Allen N. Corlett, Sr. and Dorothy (Wilhelmy) Corlett.  Cherished sister of Mary Anne Rotatori (Robert) and Sr. Jennifer Corlett, O.S.U. and the late Allen (Chip) Corlett, Jr.  She is the cherished and loving mother of Deborah Straniero (the late John), Joseph Sarakaitis (Molly), Catherine Kingsbury (Bryan) and Christopher Sarakaitis (Erica)...more >


Horwath, Jeanne

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: February 11, 10:30 am

JEANNE L. HORWATH (nee Buehrer), age 80 from complications of Covid. Beloved wife of the late Darrell John “Dick” Horwath; dearest mother of Christine, Mark, and Matthew Horwath...more >


Keller, Mary

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: February 9, 11:00 am

MARY KEARNS KELLER, age 65. Beloved mother of Meghan Robinson (John) and Wes Keller; dearest sister of John M. (Janet), Joseph H. III (Margaret), William G. (Julie), Robert R. (Jane), Jean Gruber (James) and Thomas L. (Elizabeth)...more >


O'Leary, James

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: February 8, 10:30 am

HON. JAMES S. O’LEARY, age 75 . Beloved husband of Eileen (nee Kelly); dearest father of Oona O’Leary (Maciej Kaczynski)...more >


Feldkircher, James

Service Location: Church of the Gesu, Marian Chapel
Service Date: January 29, 11:00 am

JAMES J FELDKIRCHER passed away January 18, 2022. Beloved husband of Patricia; dearest father of Kathy Kuta (Robert), Colleen Avsec (Mark) and James Jr...more >


Diemer, Margaret

A celebration of life will be held in the spring or summer.

MARGARET JEAN “MARGE” DIEMER (nee Roe), age 93, formerly of University Heights, Ohio, born March 29, 1928, in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, died January 23, 2022, in Cleveland...more >


LoPresti, Theresa

Service Location: Church of the Gesu, Marian Chapel
Service Date: January 29, 9:30 am

Theresa M. LoPresti (nee Roberto) age 101. Passed away on January 24, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Joseph J. Sr. Devoted mother of the late Joseph J. Jr.,(Catherine), and Robert M. (deceased) (wife Nancy)...more >


Markiewicz, Michael

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 6, 11:00 am

MICHAEL PAUL MARKIEWICZ, JR., aged 53 years, beloved father of Brandon and Ryan, treasured grandfather of Anthony, cherished son of Michael Paul, Sr. and Janet (nee Wollet), devoted brother of Cathy, loving fiance’ of Carly Allison and loving step-father to Emily, dear uncle to Ashley Ponce (Miguel), loving nephew, cousin and friend to many...more >


Kappus, Janet

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: January 15, 10:30 am

JANET M. KAPPUS (nee Maurer), age 77 of Bay Village, OH.  Loving mother of Sarah K. Peck (Edward) of Cleveland Hts., John M. Kappus of Lakewood, OH, David M. Kappus (Elin) of Novelty, OH...more >


Mlinac, Andrew

Service Location: Church of the Gesu, Marian Chapel
Service Date: December 21, 10:30 am

ANDREW MLINAC, beloved husband of Noree, loving father of Monica, Elizabeth, Peggy Penjuke (Steve), devoted grandfather of Dominic and Vincent Ferrante, Abigail and Steven Jr. Penjuke, dear brother of James Mlinac (Norma)....more >


Cozzens, Donald

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 18, 11:00 am

REV. FR. DONALD B. COZZENS, Ph.D., age 82, passed away on December 9, 2021 to be with the Lord. Beloved son of the late Bernard and Florence Cozzens (nee Gaye), dearest brother of Thomas Cozzens (deceased) (Mary Ann), James Cozzens (deceased) (Patricia, deceased) and Maryellen Dombek (Daniel)...more >


DePaul, Richard

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 16, 11:30 am

DR. RICHARD J. DEPAUL SR., DDS, age 86, passed away with his family by his side. Beloved husband of the late Mafalda DePaul (nee Geraci); devoted father of Dr. Diane DePaul Koski (Dr. David), Allison DePaul Kicher (Paul), Dr. Richard J. DePaul Jr. (Margie) and Melissa Viga (David)...more >


Preston, James

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 14, 11:00 am

James Preston, age 79, of Lyndhurst. Beloved husband of the late Marie Preston (nee Sanfilippo); dearest father of the late Arista Preston; fond brother of Mary Ann Smith (Nick, deceased)...more >


Chylik, Joseph

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 4, 12:30 pm

JOSEPH R. CHYLIK , age 86, passed away November 29, 2021. Beloved husband of 58 years to the late Patricia; loving father of Joe (Leanne), Carla Cameron (Dan), and Brian (Cynthia)...more >


Robertson, Mary Virginia

Service Location: Church of the Gesu
Service Date: December 4, 10:30 am

MARY VIRGINIA ROBERTSON (nee Maver), aged 66 years, beloved mother of Kathryn Mervine (husband Scott) and Joseph...more >