Joyce A. Hachadourian

October 17, 1951 - September 11, 2019

Joyce A. Hachadourian (nee Hodge) Beloved wife of the late Gary; Dearest sister of Jeffrey Hodge (Georgette); Loving aunt of Garrett, Grant, and Troy; Dear cousin and friend of many; Joyce was a member of the University of Michigan Alumni Association. 

Service: Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. (2 Blocks South of Rockside) where the family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 – 6 p.m.

The family suggests donation to The American Cancer Society 10501 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, OH 44106.

Betty Ann Titus

June 22, 1949 - August 26, 2019

Betty Ann Titus (nee Haida) Beloved wife of Mark; mother of Matthew, Luke (Michelle), Mark, John (Colleen), Sarah, Jeremiah (Kellie), Rebecca, and Jacob; grandmother of 5; daughter of Charles and Margaret (both deceased); sister of Charlotte (Bob) and Diane.

Services: Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Monica Church (PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH).

The family will receive friends at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. (2 Blocks South of Rockside) on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m.

Linda M. Merryman

December 20, 1953 - August 18, 2019

Linda M. Merryman (nee Racut) Beloved wife of Robert D. Merryman (deceased); mother of Joanne Blyler (Michael), Robert Racut, Benjamin Merryman (Brittney); grandmother of Anna, Michelle, Cody, Belinda, Paula, Jackie, and Benjamin Jr.; soon to be great-grandmother of Oliver; daughter of Edward and Bernice (both deceased); sister of Eddie Racut (deceased), Peter Racut (Yvonne), Kathleen Rodriguez (Phillip), Anne Bolt (Wayne), Jeanne Rodriguez, Valerie Racut, and Michael Racut (Nicole).

Service: Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at The Shrine Church of St. Stanislaus 3649 East 65th. Cleveland, OH 44105 (PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH)

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. Garfield Hts, OH 44125 (2 blocks south of Rockside)

Duane P. Mohnasky


August 27, 1958 - July 23, 2019

Beloved husband of Christine (nee Gervasi); father of Johnny, Michael (Sydney), and Luke; brother of Paula Faubel (Craig) and Carey Fain (Jim); uncle of Patrick, Jenny, Mandy, and Brian. Duane enjoyed spending time outdoors watching the birds, but most of all he cherished spending time with his family.   

Service: Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. at Bedford Church of the Nazarene 365 Center Rd. Bedford, OH 44146. The family will receive friends at the church from 10-12:00 p.m. Burial will take place at Bedford Cemetery. 

Gloria Jean Karich

June 18, 1941 - July 13, 2019

Gloria Jean Karich (nee Smith), age 78, of Brooklyn Heights, OH, went to the Lord on Saturday, July 13, 2019 surrounded by her family and best friend.  She is survived by her husband, John Karich; daughters Denise Bamber (Bill), Colleen Simon (Jerry West); step-daughter Holly Ponomarenko; grandchildren Ryan Allen, Kristen Bamber (Mike McTighe), Samantha and Alexandra Ponomarenko; great grandchildren Ella, Cason and Brogan McTighe; brothers Dennis Smith (Lovie), Raymond Smith (deceased); lifelong friend, Barb Bugara.  Everyone who knew Gloria will miss her kindness, sense of humor and strength.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., St. Leo the Great Catholic Church, 4940 Broadview Rd., Cleveland, OH.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to either the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 6111 Oak Tree Blvd., Suite 130, Independence, OH 44131 or Heartland Hospice Services, 4807 Rockside Rd., Suite 110, Independence, OH  44131.


Marilyn Janelle Guilfoyle

October 7, 1932 - July 15, 2019

Marilyn Janelle Guilfoyle (nee Adams) Beloved wife of Edmund (deceased); mother of Edmund (Shelley), Robert; grandmother of Brooke Kyle (Rick Greer), Katie, Daniel (Brooke), Jennifer Stack (Kevin); great grandmother of Layla Mae Stack; daughter of Henry and Methyl (both deceased); sister of Sue Foote (Earl), Joyce Adorni (Leonard) (both deceased); dearest companion of Dick Chapman. 

Services: Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 11a.m. at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. (2 Blks. South of Rockside) family will receive friends on Friday 4-7 p.m.


Sara A. Soltesz

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April 21, 1924 - July 9, 2019

Sara A. Soltesz (nee Costanzo); beloved wife of Steve (deceased); mother of Steven (Faye) and Susan; grandmother of Michael and David; daughter of Sebastian and Marana (both deceased); sister of Louise Stulak (Jack), and the following deceased: Carmella, Sebastian, Frank, Louis, Anthony, Mary, and Sylvia; dear aunt and friend to many.  Sara was a long-time parishioner of St Therese Church, and volunteered for many years at Marymount Hospital. 

Services: Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Therese Church. (Please meet at church). Family will receive friends at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. (2 Blocks South of Rockside) on Friday from 5-8p.m.

William Joseph Petrovic

March 5, 1923 - June 28, 2019

William Joseph Petrovic, 96, passed away peacefully on June 28,2019 in his home in Beachwood, Ohio. He was born on March 5, 1923 in Willoughby, Ohio to Thomas and Mary JernejcicPetrovic. Bill grew up in Willoughby, Ohio. He graduated from Willoughby High School in 1941. After high school he attended Ohio University in Athens, Ohio where he began working on his degree in civil engineering. In May of 1943 he interrupted his college studies to enlist in the Army where heserved for 2 years with the 372ndEngineering Regiment and was the recipient of the European Service Medal, the Good Conduct Medal and the Bronze Service Star. He was discharged in November of 1945, having achieved the rank of Staff Sargeant. In 1946 Bill returned to Ohio University and completed his civil engineering degree.Bill went on to work for Cadillac Glass Company in Cleveland, Ohio for 40 years. He retired in 1991.  Bill married Margaret (Peg) Redlin in 1949 in University Heights, Ohio having met at Ohio University. They were happily married for 67 years. Peg passed away in February of 2017. Bill was a member of Gesu Parish and the Slovenian National Home. He enjoyed the outdoors and was the Scoutmasterat Gesu Church for 10 years.He also volunteered at the Cleveland Playhouse and was a docent at Lakeview Cemetery. Bill is survived byhis sister Marie Thielman of Wickliffe, Ohio; his son, William (Kathy), daughters Johanna Curson, Mary Bronza (Dave), Gretchen Calabrese, Kristina Jeswald; and grandchildren William Petrovic (Sarah), Angela and David Bronza, Carly and Chase Calabrese, Alyssa (Taylor), Nicole and Jessica Jeswald;and his nieces and nephews and other relatives.

A memorial service will be held at Gesu Church, University Heightson Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.  A visitation will be held in the Church lobby one hourprior to the memorial service. The family will be greeting friends and relatives at that time.Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, 44110. Condolences may be left on WilliamJoseph Petrovic’s online guest book at

Elizabeth Betley

August 18, 1944 - June 25, 2019

Elizabeth Betley (nee Epp) Beloved wife of Ronald (deceased); daughter of Edward and Matilda (both deceased); sister of Frederick Epp (Laura); aunt of Melissa Frantz (Kevin), Brian Epp (Julie); dearest Godmother, cousin, and friend of many; dear sister in law and aunt from her husband’s side. She was a member of St. Monica Church. Elizabeth enjoyed making candy, doing crafts, and cooking for her family, friends, and Phi Kappa Theta at CWRU. She also loved her dogs.

Services: Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. (2 Blocks South of Rockside) where the family will receive friends on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations go to Heroes Are Never Alone P O Box 30136, Cincinnati, OH 45230(Her great-nephew’s organization that helps Veterans). 

Donald B. Wolf

September 26, 1933 - June 19, 2019

Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Brozik); father of Lisa Oleksy (Michael) and Donald (deceased); grandfather of Matthew Oleksy (Brandy), Dana Damas (Scott), and Samantha Schuster (Garrett); great-grandfather of MaKayla, Jack, Jessica, and  Carter; brother of  Mary Lou Hanslik (Robert), Griff Wolf (Margaret), Fredrick Wolf (deceased) and Frances Zgrabik (deceased) (Raymond). 

Services: Thursday, June 27 at 10:30 a.m. at the Funeral Home and 11:00 a.m. at St. Therese of the Child Jesus Church 6637 West Sprague Rd. Parma, OH 44133. The family will receive friends at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Rd. (2 Blocks South of Rockside) on Wednesday from 5-7 p.m.

Private burial will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.