Sunday, May 19, 2013
Master bridge player
Lloyd F. Loux Jr. of Avon Lake passed away on May 16, 2013. He was born on April 4, 1929. He was a preceded in death by his wife of 40 years Patricia (nee Lawson). He is survived by son Allan (Catherine), Granddaughter Sarah and son Stephen (Deborah), grandson Barret and granddaughter Kelsey and loving partner of Marilyn Psiakis. Lloyd was a graduate of Case Western Reserve Law School and worked at National City Bank for 35 years, finishing as Senior Vice President in the legal department.He was a consultant at Baker Hostetler law firm for 10 years. His passion beyond his family was bridge achieving Diamond Life Master with more than 5,000 master points. The family would like to thank Lloyd's long term care givers Bilal Abdul-Mani, Tierra …
Sunday, April 14, 2013
Wife of Joseph Reitz.
Lisa M. Reitz (nee Selmon), 48, of Avon Lake, formerly of Strongsville, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013 at The Ames Family Hospice House, Westlake, after a year and a half battle with lung cancer. Lisa was born Oct. 28, 1964 in the Bronx, NY and had lived in Avon Lake the past eight years. Lisa graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Bowling Green State University. For the past six years she was employed as a payroll clerk for Metro Health System Cleveland. She was a member of Holy Spirit Church, Avon Lake and enjoyed gardening and working in the yard. She was also an animal lover and especially loved dogs and her own dog Snicker. She also found great joy in spoiling her 13 nieces and nephews and her one great …
Monday, April 8, 2013
Father, grandfather to Avon Lake residents.
Monday, April 8
Herbert C. Fleming passed away peacefully at the Hospice House of the Western Reserve in the loving care of his family on April 5, 2013. Herbert, of Sheffield Lake, was a warm, wonderful, funny and deeply beloved boyfriend, father, brother and friend have left many touched lives with a great void and profound sense of loss. He will be deeply missed by many. Herb grew up in Parma and resided in Sheffield Lake for the past 40 years. He is a Vietnam Vet in the Marines, a member of Habitat of Humanity and retired paramedic firefighter. He was the retired owner of Fleming Remodeling and the former president of the Sheffield Lake Kiwanis Club. He selflessly gave of himself both in his personal and professional life. He was a provider and a …
Sunday, April 7, 2013
Services are Monday and Tuesday.
Bryan Kyle Wedell, 22 of Avon Lake passed away unexpectedly at his home Friday, April 5, 2013. Bryan was born June 5, 1990 in Cleveland and was a lifelong resident of Avon Lake. He was a graduate of Avon Lake High School Class of 2009 and attended Lorain County Community College. He was employed the past three years as a plumber with Avon Lake Plumbing. He was a member of Holy Spirit Church, Avon Lake. Bryan enjoyed snow-boarding, skate-boarding, fishing and boating. His family will always remember his great sense of humor, his charm and good looks. He was a sweet and polite young man and a great brother. Bryan is survived by his mother Mary Jo McClure (Mike McClure) and his father Robert G. Wedell (Anne Carmody) both of Avon Lake; his …
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Services are Friday, burial Saturday.
Jeanne Kerns, 89, of Avon Lake, passed away on March 12. Kerns enjoyed playing bridge and loved to cook. Her specialty was beef stroganoff. She was a member of many gourmet clubs and always hosted Thanksgiving dinner for her family and friends, according to buschfuneralhome.com. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert, married for 55 years; loving mother of Robert Jr. and David; devoted grandmother of Matt, Bryan, Jasmine, and Garrett; great-grandmother of Noah David and special aunt to many nieces and nephews. Her sister, Rae Wintering, preceded Jeanne in death. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon-Belden Rd., Avon Lake from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, March 15. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home, Friday, …
Friday, March 1, 2013
Services are Sunday.
David Joseph Werner, 42 of Avon formerly of Avon Lake passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013. He was born April 1, 1970 in Elyria and had lived in Avon the past 11years. David was a graduate of Ohio University with a degree in psychology. He was a real estate agent and was also a bartender in Cleveland; his family remarked that it was as a bartender that he put his psychology degree to work. David loved nature and being outside. Some activities that he enjoyed included golfing, biking, hiking, fishing, cooking, swimming, skiing, and sledding. David is survived by his wife, Lisa M. Inman-Werner whom he married Oct. 12, 2002. He is also survived by his parents Gary and Jeanette (nee Rundle) Werner of Avon Lake; brother, Gary Edward Werner (…
Sunday, February 24, 2013
Services at Wednesday, Thursday
Sunday, February 24
James Frey, 77 of Avon, passed away on Feb. 20, 2013. He was born on Jan. 10, 1936 in Buffalo, NY. James enjoyed playing cards, traveling, watching the Cleveland Indians, volunteering at Fairview Hospital, and spending time with his nieces and nephews. He wa the beloved husband of Helen (nee Wright); dearest brother of Gregory (Colleen); brother-in-law of Richard Wright (Joanne); devoted uncle of Timothy (Mary Lou), Christopher (Jody), Michael, Carol Gasser (Richard), and David Wright (Tina); and great uncle of Clair, Dan, Alicia, and Accallia Frey, Michael (Emily) and Steven Gasser. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Fairview Hospital Volunteers, c/o Community West Foundation, 20545 Center Ridge Rd, Suite 448, …
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Services, visitation are on Tuesday, Wednesday.
Tuesday, February 12
Wilma J. Veiock (nee McCullough), 80 of Avon passed away on Feb. 9, 2013 at Rae Ann Suburban Nursing Home in Westlake, surrounded by her family. She was born on May 29, 1932 in Sheffield Lake. She was employed as a nurse's aid at St. Joseph Hospital, Lorain and in housekeeping at the Aqua Marine Resort in Avon Lake. Wilma enjoyed gardening and the birds and backyard wildlife at her home. Mrs. Veicok is survived by her husband of 61 years Walter E.; son Walter E. Veiock, Jr. of Sheffield Lake; daughter Linda Smith (Dennis) of Amherst Township; three grandchildren, Kimberly, Jennifer and Adam and five great grandchildren; three brothers, John, George and James McCullough and a sister, Mary Ann Godless. She is preceded in death by a brother, …
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Spent 28 years working for Greyhound.
Bernard H. Johnson Sr., age 85, of Avon, passed away suddenly on Feb. 4, 2013 at Metro Health Medical Center. He was born on Dec. 16, 1927 in Hartwell, WV and had been a resident of Avon for the past 16 years, moving from Lorain. He served in the US Army and received the WWII Victory Medal. Bernard worked as a bus driver for Greyhound for 28 years, retiring in 1985. He previously worked for B & O Railroad in West Virginia. Bernard loved the great outdoors including hunting, fishing, camping and gardening. He also enjoyed traveling and wood-working. Survivors include his son, Bernard Jr. (Joanne) Johnson of Avon; grandchildren, BJ (Susan) Johnson, Stephanie (Denny Tyree) Whitmer, Chad (Trish Dougan) Johnson; 7 great-grandchildren. He was …
Worked for St. John West Shore for 20 years
Myrtle P. "Pat" Grove (nee Russell), age 80, of Avon Lake passed away unexpectedly at Medina Hospital in Medina on Feb. 2, 2013. She was born April 1, 1932 in Acosta, PA and had resided in Avon Lake for the past 52 years. Mrs. Grove was employed for 20 years at St. John West Shore in Central Supply. She was a longtime member of College Heights Baptist Church, Elyria. She enjoyed bowling, playing cards, and time spent with her grandchildren. Mrs. Grove is survived by her children William R. (Carol) of Cleveland, OH, Linda K. (Dan) of Shelby, OH, Ronald J. (Donna) of Avon Lake, OH, and Peggy S. (Gary) of Litchfield, OH; ten grandchildren Carolyn, Jennifer, Brandon, Matt, Megan, Brett, David, Brooke, Carrie, and Cheryl; four great-…