SPECK, David H.

August 29, 2019

DAVID H. SPECK. Age 76. Passed away August 13, 2019. Loving father to Brian, Christopher, Craig (Teri), and Jeffery (Brenda). Loving grandfather to Laura, Jonathan, Sierra, Grayson and Brayden. Dear brother of Thomas (Anne), the late Jerry (Peggy), Charles, the late Jayne, Catherine Lazar (Alex deceased) and Donna. Dear uncle of Tracy Sands, Brian J., Jennifer Roth, Lisa Ziegler, Krista Ries, Alex Lazar, Michael and Brandon. U.S. Army veteran. Services private. To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com

HAUPTMAN, Maryalice

August 29, 2019

MARYALICE HAUPTMAN (nee Novak). Age 92. Beloved wife of the late Willard A. Dear daughter of the late Stephen and Kathryn (nee Niemczyk) Dear sister of the late Florence Bolek, Nellie Arenas, Helen Hillenbrand, and Frank and Joseph Novak. Dear aunt of many. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Michael the Archangel 3114 Scranton Rd. Cleveland, Oh 44109.

VISITATION MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND FROM 1-5PM AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME 5680 PEARL RD. PARMA (between Ridge and Snow). FUNERAL MASS TUESDAY AT 11AM AT ST. MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com

METRO, Eugene C.

August 27, 2019

Eugene C. METRO, age 85. Passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019. Loving husband of 64 years to Shirley (nee Schidlowski). Cherished father of Eugene Jr. (Lori), Bob (Debbie), Cheryl (Mark), Larry (Danielle) and Donna (Brian). Dearest grandfather of April, Carrie, Kelly, Brian Jr., Bruce, Melissa, Ivan, Lori and Mark. Great grandfather of many. Dear brother of  Paul (deceased) and Marlene.

All services were private. Cremation by The Zabor Funeral Home, Parma. 

HARIPER McDONALD, Ann M.

August 20, 2019

Ann M. HARIPER McDONALD, age 57. Beloved daughter of James and Joan Hariper (nee Cozzens)(deceased). Dear wife of Gregory McDonald. Loving mother of Colin and Corey. Dearest sister of Therese Wentz, Katherine Kelly (Thomas) and Kristine Betley. Dear daughter-in-law of James and Margaret McDonald.

FUNERAL SERVICE, FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 7:30 PM, PRECEEDED BY VISITATION FROM 5:00-7:30 AT THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD. PARMA, BETWEEN SNOW & RIDGE.

HAROLD, Virginia M.

August 19, 2019

Virginia M. HAROLD, age 85. Beloved wife of the late Dillon. Dear Mom of Linda Mealey (Bob), William and the late Steven. Loving Grandma of Sean Ayers (Meagan), Kevin (Melissa), Jason Lineman (Jill), Mitchel, Racheal Mosolovich (Greg), and Brad Mealey (Cori). Dear great grandma of Alexis, Kylee, Aubree, Kaycee, and Julie. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Remi’s Pet Recovery P.O. Box 42014 Brook Park, OH 44142. VISITATION FRIDAY, AUGUST 23RD FROM 5-8 AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME 5680 PEARLD RD. PARMA (between Ridge and Snow). FUNERAL SERVICE SATURDAY AT 10:30 AM AT THE FUNERAL HOME. Interment Brooklyn Heights Cemetery. To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com

BENNIE, Emma T.

August 19, 2019

EMMA T. BENNIE (nee Chernay). Age 87. Beloved mother of James (Laura), David (Joann), Thomas (Odette), Ronald, Gregory, and Mark Orenski, and Susan Switalski (Martin). Dear grandmother of 7. Great grandmother of 2. Dear sister, aunt, and friend. SERVICES ARE PRIVATE. TO OFFER CONDOLENCES VISIT www.ZaborFH.com.

SCICCHITANO, Joseph

August 15, 2019

Joseph SCICCHITANO, age 70. Beloved brother of Kathy Psota (Al), Frank (deceased), Louis (Brenda) and John (Regina). Dear uncle, great-uncle and friend to many. Loving son of the late Frank and Mary.

Per Joseph’s request there will be no visitation. Instead, interment with Navy honors at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, 10175 Rawiga Rd. Seville OH 44273, Thur., Aug. 22, 12 noon. Cremation by The Zabor Funeral Home, Parma. To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com

LECHLITNER, Thane J.

August 15, 2019

Thane J. LECHLITNER,  passed away, with his children by his side, on Friday, July 26, 2019, 93 years of age. 

Loving husband for 70 years of Laura (nee Kluender)(deceased). Father of Sharon Messal and Thane Mark (Paula) Lechlitner.  Grandfather of Julie Gardner (RT), Heather Messal, Scarlett Messal (deceased), J. Landon Messal (Carrie), Eric and Marc (Lauren) Lechlitner.  Great Grandfather to R. Tennant and Elizabeth Gardner, Cora, Quinn and Emily Messal.  Brother of Maxine (Hunsberger) Gene(deceased).

Born in Elkhart, Indiana, a descendant of Swiss Mennonites.  By train his family moved to Cleveland in 1936, to work on the New York Central Railroad.  A Shaw High School graduate, he became an Air Crewman, Navy Air Corp.  Stationed Hickam Air Field, Hawaii, serving in the Pacific and China, flying and occasionally crashing, Martin Patrol Bomber PBM-5 squadrons as Navigator/Mechanic.

He attended Case Institute and Fenn Technical College, working for Euclid Road Machinery Co, later known as Euclid Inc, 1947.  1950 he was recalled to the Navy for the Korean War, completing 8 years of service.  1953 he became the first GM Test Technician.  1963 he was appointed Foreman of the Test Engineering Lab specializing in material stress analysis, in Hudson, OH Terex Corporation, GM.  He retired in 1980 after 38 ½ years.  In retirement he sold instrumentation, until 1993.

Dad loved the Indians and a cold beer; a good joke and funny cards.  He was an avid golfer and poker player and longtime member of the ReTerex retirees. 

Memorial Services at The Zabor Funeral Home, 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (betw. Snow & Ridge), Saturday, August 24, 2019. 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Visitation, 11:30 a.m. Service and military honors.  Burial at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Wounded Warriors Project is appreciated. To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com

PATRONITE, William J. “Bill”

August 15, 2019

William J. “Bill” PATRONITE, age 79. Beloved son of the late Anthony Sr. and Aneta (nee Bergk). Dear brother of Thomas (deceased)(Helen), Louise Todaro (Joseph, deceased), Patricia Ramirez (Herb) and Anthony Jr. (Mary Len). Beloved uncle to Veronica (deceased), Patrick, Christopher, Darlene, Bridget (deceased), Joseph, Anthony, Aneta, Andy, James, Michele, Charlotte and Chrissy. Bill served in the U.S. Army from 1963-1965. He enjoyed a long career in the grocery business and was kind to all the customers he met. He was a daily communicant as long as he was able.

VISITATION TUESDAY, AUGUST 20, 10:00-11:00 AM AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD. PARMA (betw. Ridge & Snow), FOLLOWED BY THE MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL, 11:30 AM AT HOLY FAMILY CHURCH, Parma. Interment All Souls Cemetery, Chardon.

To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com

ADKINS, MARY JOAN

August 5, 2019

MARY JOAN ADKINS (nee Shott). Age 87. Beloved wife of the late Peter. Loving mother of John (Peggy), Sharon, Charlene Otto (Jim), and Mary Chulock (Jerry). Dear grandmother of 15 and great grandmother of 16. Dear aunt, cousin, and friend to many. Joanie was a gifted creator with needle and thread. She was also a dedicated member of the Little Flower Mission Circle for decades. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Holy Family Hospice.

VISITATION WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7TH FROM 3-8 AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow). FUNERAL MASS THURSDAY AT 10AM AT ST. ALBERT THE GREAT. INTERMENT FRIDAY AT 11:15AM AT OWRNC RITTMAN, OH. To offer condolences visit www.ZaborFH.com