Friday, March 6, 2015

Obituaries

  • Phil W. King

    CHARDON – Phil W. King, of Chardon, died Dec. 20, 2014 at the Tri-Point Medical Center in Concord Township. He was 86. Phil was born in the family home in New Philadelphia on April 29, 1928, to Philip Getzman and Etta (nee Wilson) King. He graduated from New Philadelphia High School, Class of 1946. He […]

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  • Stella Ohl

    MIDDLEFIELD – Stella Ohl, 87, of Middlefield, passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center. Stella was born on May 27, 1927, in Windsor, daughter of Mike and Anna Majka. She was a resident of this area since 1943. Stella was a bank teller at Middlefield Bank 20 years. She married […]

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  • Kathryn A. Downes

    CLEVELAND – Kathryn A. Downes, of Cleveland, passed away Feb. 4, 2015, at Ames Family Hospice. She was 69. Born July 13, 1945, in East Cleveland, to Roger and Kathryn (nee Scott) Downes, she had been a longtime Burton resident before moving to Cleveland 20 years ago. Kathryn enjoyed gardening and tutoring for The Intergenerational […]

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  • Matthew S. Ziska

    CHESTER TWP. – Matthew S. Ziska, of Chester Township, died Jan. 25, 2015. Born Dec. 26, 1973, he was the beloved son of Otto J. and Dolores M. Ziska, of Russell Township. He was the loving brother of Otto J. Ziska Jr., of Chardon, Kimberly G. Ziska, of Mentor, and Joseph R. Ziska (Carolyn Thorne), […]

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  • Kenneth D. Podany

    CHARDON – Kenneth “Ken” D. Podany, of Chardon, of Chardon, passed away Feb. 2, 2015, at home. He was 81. Born May 6, 1933, in Cleveland, to John and Barbara (nee Hrach) Podany, he was a longtime area resident. After graduating from Berkshire High School, Ken served in the U.S. Air Force, from 1952-1956. Ken […]

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  • James R. Krueger

    HAMBDEN TWP. – James R. Krueger, of Hambden Township, passed away at his home Jan. 31, 2015. He was 76. He was born June 9, 1938, in Cleveland, and was a graduate of Burton High School. Jim was employed for 25 years at the City of Chardon. Prior to that, he was a self-employed as […]

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  • Donald Dennis Harvey

    Donald Dennis Harvey passed away on Jan. 30, 2015, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna. He was 89. He was born on Oct. 8, 1925, in Conneaut, to Clyde and Evondah (nee Bacon) Dennis. Don graduated from Pierpont High School and went to work for the Ohio Department of Transportation in Ashtabula. He was transferred […]

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  • Cassandra Dettman

    MATTHEWS, NC – Cassandra “Candy” (nee Welcheck) Dettman passed away on Jan. 29, 2015, in Matthews, N.C. She was 42. Candy was the beloved wife of the late Edward A.; loving mother of Edward D. and Elizabeth A.; cherished daughter of Julie (nee Whitright) and the late Daniel Welcheck Sr.; dear sister of Daniel Jr. […]

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  • Lillian R. Bissell

    Lillian R. Bissell died Jan. 18, 2015. She was 89. Lillian Rosella Kollarich was born on Easter Day, April 12, in 1925, in Yugoslavia to Austro-Hungarian parents. She was an only child. Her father moved the family to America, when World War II was on the horizon, in 1938. They moved to Chicago, where Lillian […]

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  • Sr. Mary Flora Kovics

    Sr. Mary Flora Kovics, SM (Helen Kovics), a Social Mission Sister for 64 years, passed away Jan. 30, 2015. Beloved daughter of the late Ferenc and Mary (nee Hovath) Kovics. Loving sister of Domotor Sandorne, of Hungary. Dear aunt to many and special friend of Sister Mary Adalberta Rohaly, SM, Karen Thrasher and Mary Smith. […]

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