Jester, Larry

“Larry Jester is the beloved father of Zak (Sarah) and Taylor, grandfather of Elijah and Benedict. He is preceded in death by his father and mother, Melvin and Phyllis Jester (nee Coffman). Larry is best known as the front man for City Heat. He had a great love for music, a passion for being on stage, and didn’t mind being the center of attention. He also enjoyed the Three Stooges, Cedar Point, and playing the Lottery. Larry would say that he is most proud of his sons and grandsons, whom he loved spending time with at the zoo, a concert, …Read More

Treska, Curtis

Curtis Edward Treska (December 10, 1934 – May 10, 2024)

Rejoice with us as our dear “Kirk”, Dad, Grandpa, GGpa, and friend has gone to heaven! He left us peacefully at his home in South Hills in Cleveland on May 10th, 2024. He was 89 years old and a member of the Third Order of St. Francis. He was surrounded by his wife, Priscilla, children, grandchildren, friend and priest friend Father Joe McNulty.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Priscilla and his thirteen surviving children: Mary Harrison of Cleveland, Christin Maichrye (Mark) of Oro Valley, …Read More

Bayless, William

William Niven Bayless passed away at home, with family, on Wednesday, May 8th, 2024.

Bill, born January 28th, 1941, was the son of William “Neville” Bayless and Margaret Bayless and the brother of Ronald, Robert, Thomas, and David Bayless.

The family spent their upbringing in Rocky River, OH, where Bill and his brothers attended St. Christopher Elementary and St. Ignatius High School. Bill attended Loyola University Chicago (BA), majoring in philosophy. He continued his passion for philosophy and learning at The University of Chicago (MA) and for his doctorate at Brown University (PhD).

He initially pursued academia and served as a …Read More

Palange, Joseph

Joseph Palange – Age 86. Devoted husband of Ruth(deceased) for 53 years. Father of Terence (Gilda) Palange, and Brigit Willis (Jeremy). Cherished “Pa Joe” of Courtney, Morgan and Dominic Palange, and Lauren, Jordan, and Brooke Willis. Son of the late Catherine Palange, Dante Palange, and Louis Sottosanti. Dear brother of Dante(deceased) Patricia Palange, Michael (Karen) Palange, Anthony Sottosanti(deceased), Josephine Jindra (John), and Marie Bir (James, deceased). Uncle, friend, and mentor to many. Joe was employed by General Motors-Chevrolet for 40 years and was a proud Navy veteran serving on the USS-Leyte, CVS-32. He was a former youth coach for many …Read More

Hoagland, Carol

Carol Ann Hoagland, 79, of Bay Village, Ohio passed away on April 12, 2024, at Fairview Hospital in Fairview Park, Ohio surrounded by loved ones who will remember her by living their lives, as she did, to the fullest.

She was born on March 29, 1945, in Tyler, Texas and was a daughter of the late E. Carl and Mary Mattern. Her childhood involved living in Texas, Washington DC, Colorado and eventually Ohio.

An avid people connector, she spent her life involved in many social activities often giving more of herself than she got. She valued faith, family, friends, neighbors, community and …Read More

Perez, David

David E. Perez, age 57

Beloved husband of 25 years to Jackie Perez (nee Stephan). Cherished son of Ted and Sally Perez. So loved brother of Teddy Jr., Tony, and Melissa Perez. Special uncle of Teddy, Nick, Madison, and Tony Perez, and Zac Soeder. Brother-in-law of Tracy Andrewson, Ken and Jill Stephan, and Bill and Holly Cornean. Son-in-law of Ken and Pat Stephan. Nephew and friend of many. FRIENDS AND FAMILY RECEIVED 3PM-7pm, SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2024 AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD. PARMA, OHIO 44129.

Duszik, Helen

Helen Elizabeth Duszik was born November 13th, 1948, in Cleveland, peacefully entered eternal rest April 5th, 2024. She was 75 years young and was the youngest sibling of 4 children. Helen graduated from West Tech High School in January 1967. She worked @ the Sherwin Williams Co. in the Branch Accounting office for a while before entering & graduating from Cuyahoga Community College with an associate degree in computer science. Helen worked 20 years for Giant Eagle before retiring.

She enjoyed gardening & loved flowers, cats, & the color blue. Helen was preceded in death by her parents Joseph & Cecelia …Read More

Barrier, Betty

Betty P. Barrier (nee wheeler), Age 82, beloved mother of Kelly Armstrong, Late David Barrier, late Samantha Charlton, grandmother of Daniel, Christopher, Amanda, Joshua, Great grandmother of Hayden, Daniel Jr, David, Daryl, Mckayla, Nataly, Nathan, Aiden, Joshua, Christopher, Lilyanna, Lexi, Lyla, great grandmother of Reyna, Aloraliegh and Mothered many More and loved by many and was surrounded by family. Services 2:00-4:00, Saturday, May 4, 2024 at St. Paul’s, 4427 W. 45th Cleveland, Ohio. A celebration of her life. celebration of her life will be held immediately following the service.

Krause, Kathleen

Kathleen Krause (Bujnovsky) born 9/23/1965 in Cleveland Ohio, passed 4/19/2024 at Berea Alzheimers Care after battling Dementia.

Kathleen (Kathy) is the daughter of John Bujnovsky and Ethel Bujnovsky (Toth) , both deceased.

Survived by her loving husband Jerry Krause Sr. her children Catherine Krause, Cora Krause and John Krause all of Cleveland, Stepchildren Jerry Krause Jr and Meighan Krause Cowley (Andrew) and three step grandsons James Cowley, Caden Cowley and Liam Cowley. She is survived by her siblings Loraine Bujnovsky of Pittsburgh PA, John Bujnovsky and Michael Bujnovsky of Cleveland Ohio. She also leaves behind her best friend of 30 years Carol …Read More

Baker, Marion

Marion Baker age 84, born October 2, 1939, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2024. Beloved wife of Frank Baker (deceased). Dearest mother of Sandra Mercurio (Michael), and the late Todd Baker. Cherished grandmother of Marissa Mercurio, Kristen Secrest(James), and Lauren Mercurio (fiancé Stephen Hubbard). Loving sister-in-law to Nancy O’Brien (Jerry, deceased). Dear aunt and friend to many. A celebration of life will be held at a future date for family and friends.