Friday, March 29, 2013
Easter egg hunts, breakfasts with the bunny continue. Services listed.
Easter's only a few days away, but there are still events lined up for the weekend. Here's a few. Are we missing an event or service? Add it in the comments and make sure it's in our events. Postings are free. Avon / Avon Lake VFW Post 7035 Easter Breakfast Easter breakfast is Saturday, March 30 at the VFW Post 7035 in Avon. Breakfast is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. Breakfast will consist of scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast sticks, bacon and sausage. The VFW is located at 36950 Mills Road in Avon. Reservations are not required. Avon / Avon Lake VFW Post 7035 Community Easter Egg Hunt - On Saturday, March 30, children aged 0-10 can hunt for more than 1,400 real …
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Friends may call Thursday; service is on Friday.
Margaret C. Doyle, (nee Carlin), 85, of Avon Lake, passed away on Nov. 12, 2012. She was born in Cleveland on May 10, 1927. She was the beloved wife of Jack, loving mother of Maureen Kermode (Scott), Patrick, Nancy, Jim (Karen), and Eileen; dear grandmother of Laura, David, Amy, Kaeley, Molly, Kelsey and Jack; sister of the late James Carlin (Mary Lou), Katherine Duffy (Harry), William Carlin (Kathleen) and Edward Carlin (Marlene). Friends may call the McGorray-Hanna Funeral Home of Lakewood, 14133 Detroit Ave. on Thursday, Nov. 15 from 4 p.m. -8 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held Friday, Nov. 16 at St. Christopher Church, 20141 Detroit Rd., Rocky River at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. The family suggests memorials to New Life …
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Memorial service is Dec. 10.
William Penning, age 91, of Avon Lake, passed away on Oct. 28, 2012. He was born on May 23, 1921. William was the beloved husband of the late Phyllis (nee Johnson); dear father of Jim (Susan), Scott (Fay) and Peg Neudeck (Tom); grandfather of Ryan Penning (Katie), Melissa Swartwood (Charlie), Nick and Max Penning and Carlie Straub (Jim). He was the great-grandfather of Alexa Penning, Sophie Swartwood, Isabel and Sophie Straub; brother of the late Henrietta Gruizeng, Herman, Garrett, Claus Penning. A memorial service will be held in Walker Chapel at Rocky River Presbyterian Church, 21750 Detroit Road, Rocky River on Monday, Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. Information courtesy of Busch Funeral Home,
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Mass is Friday, Nov. 2
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Edythe H. Adams (Nee Gliebe), 95,passed away on Oct. 27, 2012. She was born on April 24, 1917. Edythe was the beloved wife of the late Richard J. Adams Sr., dear mother of Timothy D. (Bonnie) , Richard J. Jr. (Suzan) and the late Allyn R. Sr. (Susan surviving). Grandmother of Allyn R. Jr. (Kimberly), Christian D. (Suzanne) and Katherine M. Kelly (Timothy). She was great grandmother of Ryan and Colin Adams, Elizabeth and Emily Blesi, Molly and Samuel Kelly and Gage and Francisco Adams; sister-in-law of Loretta Adams and cousin of Michael Gavin. She was the aunt of many. Edythe was a 50-year member of the Christ Child Society and a resident of St. Mary of the Woods. Memorials may be forwarded to Holy Family Home, 6707 State Road, Parma OH …
Friday, October 5, 2012
Mother, grandmother and great-grandmother
Friday, October 5, 2012
Dorothy L. McNeil (nee Boyce), 93, passed away on Oct. 1, 2012. She was born on Sept. 28, 1915. She was the beloved wife of the late Walter G. McNeil, loving mother of Laurie Tierney (Brian) and the late Mary McNeil. She was also the grandmother of Megan Schumacher (Thomas), Kathy Tierney & Brian Tierney (Sheila) and great grandmother of Michael, Connor, Ryan Schumacher and Moira Tierney. Memorials may be forwarded to the Adult Down Syndrome Center, 1610 Luther Lane, Park Ridge, IL 60068. Memorial Mass Friday, Oct.5, St. Joseph Church, Avon Lake. Information courtesy Busch Funeral Home.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Visitation is Wednesday; Mass is Thursday
Russell Joseph Kearney, 89, passed away on Aug. 30 2012. He was born on March 23, 1923 in Cleveland and was a resident of Avon. Russell was the beloved husband of the late Marjorie Kearney; dear father to Kathleen Becker, Carol Agnew (Patrick)and Joseph (Sue) Kearney; loving grandfather of Francis (Fawn) Becker, Melissa Becker, Sarah (James) Eckhoff, Nicole and Meaghan Agnew, Mary Kay and Philip Kearney. He was a great-grandfather to Kali, Kai, and Kora Becker and Harper Eckhoff; brother of Roseanne Gillette and Tom Kearney and the late Jack Kearney. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, Sept. 6 at 10 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 33601 Detroit Rd., Avon. Burial will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. …
Friday, August 3, 2012
Wife of John, mother of Elizabeth and Thomas
Janet L. Dixon (nee Irvin) 49 of Avon Lake, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012 following a courageous battle with cancer. She is the cherished wife of John; loving mother of Elizabeth and Thomas; daughter of the late Jerry and Rose Marie Irvin; beloved sister of Sharon, Linda, and Mary Irvin; caring and generous aunt and friend to many. Funeral service will be held at 10:00am on Monday, Aug. 6 at St. Joseph Church, 32929 Lake Road, Avon Lake. Please gather directly at the church. Private family inurnment; cremation by Busch Crematory. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 32000 Detroit Road, Avon from 4 p.m. -7 p.m. on Sunday. Memorials may be forwarded to the Cleveland Clinic Moll Cancer Pavilion, 18200 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland…
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Taborac was former boiler operator for Chrysler, Charle's Chips salesman.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Milan Taborac, 91, of Avon Lake and formerly of Sheffield Township passed away Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake surrounded by his family. He was born March 21, 1921 in Lorain, the son of the late John and Katherine (nee Rukavina). Milan was employed as a boiler operator for Chrysler in Sandusky before retiring. He was well known back in the day with selling Charle's Chips door to door. Milan was a member of St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church, Elyria where he was part of the Friday night Bingo team. When his children were younger he was active at the Lorain YMCA especially getting them involved in swimming. He enjoyed fishing, playing the lottery and line dancing. One of his joys and passions was working …
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Survived by family in Avon and Avon Lake.
Betty J. Maneri, 83 of Avon, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake. Betty was born Jan. 1, 1929 in Maple Heights and has lived in Avon since 1965. She graduated from Marymount High School in Garfield Heights and in 1947 began her career as an X-ray technician retiring in 1993 with Drs. Russell Berkebile & Associates. She was a registered technician, a member of Holy Trinity Church and the Ladies Guild. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading medical stories, sewing and spending time with her family. Her grandchildren described her as being the "greatest grandma." Betty was also a great cook and known for her pork and dumplings. Betty is survived by her children, Kathleen A. Perry …
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Mass is June 2.
Rita Mae Mitchell (nee Kowalski), 82, of Avon Lake, died May 29, 2012. She was born on Nov. 10, 1929. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward; loving mother of Ed Jr. (Dee), Dale (Linda), Terry (Kathleen), Jeff (Debra), Larry (Barb), the late Suzanne and the late Linda Louise Mitchell; grandmother of 14 and great grandmother of eight; dear sister of Marian Kral and Ken Kowalski; niece of the late Helen Colley. Because of her love of schnauzers, memorial contributions may be forwarded to Love-A-Stray Animal Rescue, P.O. Box 125, Avon Lake 44012, or St. Joseph School. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 2 at St. Joseph Church, 32929 Lake Rd. Avon Lake. Information courtesy of Busch Funeral Home.