William E. Becker, Jr.

William E. Becker, Jr.
July 13, 2019

William E. Becker, Jr., went home to be with the Lord on July 13, 2019, at the age of 74.

Rex J. Knerr

Rex J. Knerr
June 7, 1930 - July 20, 2019

Rex J. Knerr, 89, of Ashtabula died Saturday, July 20, in the Hospice Unit at the Ashtabula County Medical Center. He was born June 7, 1930, in Ashtabula the son of Monroe and Helen (Rex) Knerr and has been a lifetime area resident.

Linda A. Berrow-Ortolani

Linda A. Berrow-Ortolani
March 24, 1943 - July 18, 2019

Linda A. Berrow-Ortolani, age 76, of Concord Township, died Thursday, July 18, 2019, at her home. She was born March 24, 1943, in Cleveland, OH.

Regina A. Kucera

Regina A. Kucera
October 2, 1956 - March 22, 2019

Regina A. Kucera, 62, of Mentor, passed away March 22, 2019, at University Hospital in Cleveland. She was born Oct. 2, 1956, in Euclid, OH.

Barbara J. Bosley

Barbara J. Bosley
May 2, 1947 - July 18, 2019

Barbara J. Bosley, age 72, of Andover, Ohio, died Thursday, July 18, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born May 2, 1947, in Addyston, Ohio, a daughter of Jesse Chapman and Florine F. (Goerler) Bradburn.

Jeff S. Litwiler

Jeff S. Litwiler
May 29, 1958 - July 19, 2019

Jeff S. Litwiler, 61, of Conneaut passed away Friday, July 19, 2019, at UH Conneaut Medical Center.  He was born May 29, 1958, in Conneaut, Ohio, the son of Roger Litwiler, Sr. and Doris (Knapp) Litwiler.

Joan A. Damanski

Joan A. Damanski
March 10, 1931 - July 15, 2019

Joan A. Damanski, age 88, of Geneva passed away Monday, July 15, 2019, at Geneva Shores. She was born March 10, 1931, in South Euclid, the only child of Edward J. and Elsa L. Damanski.

Thomas F. McCandless

Thomas F. McCandless
February 21, 1951 - April 12, 2019

Thomas F. McCandless, age 68, of Perry Village, OH, passed away April 12, 2019 at his residence. He was born Feb. 21, 1951, in Cleveland, OH.
Mr. McCandless had worked on the iron ore boats on the Great Lakes, as well as the iron ore boats for U.S. Steel that traveled around the World. He became certified as a Wheelsman on the ore boats. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Mr. McCandless enjoyed riding his Harley motorcycles and boating.
He is survived by his son Kendrick (Cassandra) McCandless; grandchildren Hunter McCandless and Gracie Karpovitch; sister Peggy (Ellen Greenberger) McCandless; brother Daniel (Ren Draya) McCandless; sister Kathy (Gary) Remer and former spouse Linda Stoneburner.
He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas L. McCandless Jr. and Margaret E. McCandless and his beloved dog Gizmo.
The family received friends from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060.
A funeral mass was held 11 am Monday, July 22, 2019, at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 8560 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060.
Interment was in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens, Chesterland.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016.
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Edward G. Taylor

Edward G. Taylor
September 16, 1931 - July 19, 2019

Edward G. Taylor, age 87, died on July 19, 2019, under Hospice care in Conneaut, OH. He was born on Sept. 16, 1931, at his childhood home in Conneaut, the son of Fay and Mary (Mackey) Taylor.

Julie A. Mordesovich

Julie A. Mordesovich
July 11, 2019

Julie A. Mordesovich, 77, of Orwell passed away peacefully in her home, Thursday, July 11, 2019.

Charles James Ford, Sr.

Charles James Ford, Sr.
December 31, 1942 - July 13, 2019

Charles James Ford, Sr. passed away on July 13, 2019, at Hospice in Torrance, Calif.

Gary Stephen Nadvornik

Gary Stephen Nadvornik
August 8, 1948 - July 15, 2019

Gary Stephen Nadvornik, age 70, passed away peacefully Monday, July 15, 2019. at David Simpson Hospice House in Cleveland. He was born Aug. 8, 1948, in Wamego, KS to Dorothy (Skudrin) and Yaro “Jerry” Nadvornik. Gary married Judith (Smith) on March 18, 1978, in Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH.

Alfred L. Gingerich

Alfred L. Gingerich
May 13, 1938 - July 11, 2019

Alfred L. Gingerich, 81, of Middlefield, passed away peacefully Thursday evening, July 11, 2019, at UH-Geauga Medical Center. He was born in Burton, OH, on May 13, 1938, to the late Pete J. Gingerich and Emma Schmucker.

Regina Niznik

Regina Niznik
September 5, 1922 - May 29, 1948

Regina Niznik, age 96, of Madison, passed away July 15, 2019, at Geneva Village Retirement Center. She was born Sept. 5, 1922, in Cleveland to Helen (Bella) and Nick Kavaras.

Dr. Charles M. Hyde, Jr.

Dr. Charles M. Hyde, Jr.
April 24, 1934 - July 13, 2019

Dr. Charles M. Hyde, Jr., 85, of Point Marion, Pa., died Saturday, July 13, 2019, as the result of an ATV accident. Born April 24, 1934 in Ashtabula County, Ohio, he was a son of the late Velma (Benjamin) and Charles M. Hyde, Sr.