August 2, 1923 - July 31, 2016

Dearly beloved husband of Clara (nee Talani) (deceased); Dearest father of William J. (Ruth Hargis), Lawrence F. (Jeanne Stack), Karen Heist (Charles), Patty A. Kukoleck – McCormick, Benji, Debra D. Ludwig (George), Linda; Loving grandfather of Kelli, Joseph Eli, Becky, Niki, Haley, Jake, Sunday, Charlie, Sean Eli, Angela, Daniel Eli (deceased), Jeremy Eli (deceased), Anthony, Angelo, James; Great-grandfather of Chloe, Mya, Conrad, Quinn, Harper, Hendrix, Finley, Dylan, Giovanni, Gavin; Dear brother of 12; Loving uncle and friend of many. 

Services Thursday August 4 at 1:00 p.m. at Vito-Nero Funeral Home 6130 Turney Road (Two Blocks South of Rockside) where family will receive friends Thursday 11-1 p.m