June 24, 2013

Gail E. REZABEK, Age 78.  Beloved wife of James Sr.  Loving mother of Michael (Linda), Gary, Beth Grimm (John, deceased), Rene Taylor (Harry), Joseph (Nancy), James Jr. (Gerri), Mary Szeltner (Tom) and Bernadette Dachtler (Michael).  Dear grandmother of 22 and great grandmother of 6. 

Mass of Christian Burial, Friday, June 28 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church.  Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery.  VISITATION AT THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD., PARMA (between Ridge and Snow) THURSDAY 2-8 p.m. 

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REAM, Richard G.

June 24, 2013

Richard G. REAM, Age 78.  Beloved husband of C. LaRae. Dearest father of Thomas, Karen and Francine, and step-father of Michele Hamlin and Samuel Deeter.  Loving grandfather of five.  Dear brother of Rosemary, Helen, Larry and the following deceased: Frank, Edward and Rita. 

A Celebration of Life gathering will be held Saturday, June 29 from 4-7 p.m. at The Zabor Funeral Home North Catering Facility, 5680 Pearl Rd., Parma (between Ridge and Snow). 

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CHAGIN, Claire L

June 23, 2013




CHAGIN, Claire L. (nee Ruff). Age 77. Beloved wife of Donald J. Loving mother of Donald (Kathleen), Steven (Melinda), Thomas (Kathleen), and James (Martha). Beloved grandmother of 9. Great grandmother of 8. Beloved sister of Rose Heabler (Elwood deceased) and Francis and Howard both deceased. Dear aunt and friend to many.

Mass of Christian burial Thursday June 27 at 11:30am at St. Charles Borromeo. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday 4-8 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow).


June 21, 2013

Mary Imelda ESCHENFELDER (nee Springer) age 91. Dearest wife of the late Leroy. Beloved sister of Malachy Springer, Naomi Huber (Eugene), Fred Springer (Gloria), George Springer (Sandy), Maryann Bradshaw (Randy), and late Valentine Springer, & Ella Mae Yahner. Aunt of 10. Daughter of late Francis Springer and Mary (nee Weiland).

FUNERAL MASS, WED., June 26th, 10:00 AM, at St. John Bosco Church. VISITATION: Tues. 2-4 and 6-8pm at The ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 Pearl RD., Parma (betw. Ridge & Snow).

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IZZO, Anthony L.

June 21, 2013

Anthony L. IZZO, Age 89.  Beloved husband of 29 years to Rose (nee Scarlas).  Preceded in death by Hilda (nee Steinhauser).  Dearest father of Diane Fell (Robert), Carmine (Pat), and Anthony Jr., (deceased).  Loving stepfather of Robert Light (deceased), Drema Maddix and Marsha Light.  Dear grandfather of William, Antoinette, Angela, Robert, Gregory, Denna, Anthony, Tracy, & Taylor; great grandfather of 13.  Dear brother of the late Mary, Vito, Amelia, Annie and John. 

VISITATION AT THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD., PARMA (between Ridge and Snow) MONDAY, 2-4 AND 6-8 p.m.  PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH for the MASS of Christian Burial, Tuesday, June 25 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church.  Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery. 

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RAPP, Audrey D.

June 19, 2013

Audrey D. RAPP (nee Jordan).  Age 89.  Beloved wife of the late Alfred C.  Loving mother of Linda Slany (Charles) and Carole Castle (Greg).  Dearest grandmother of Chad (Molly), Marissa, and Nathaniel Slany, and Eric (Kendra) and Sara Castle. 

Funeral service, Monday, June 24 at 10:30 a.m. at THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD., PARMA (between Ridge and Snow).  Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery.  VISITATION SUNDAY FROM 2:00-6:00 p.m. 

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June 17, 2013




KLIMASZEWSKI, Richard J. Age 75. Beloved husband of Wanda (nee Paterek). Beloved father of Stella Lee (Stephen), Richard Jr. (Cindy), Gary (Meredith), Mary Kukich (George). Beloved grandfather of 10. Great grandfather of 14. Dear brother.

Funeral Mass Thursday, June 20 at 11:30am at St. John Bosco. Visitation Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow). In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

VOELZOW, Ronald W.

June 15, 2013

Ronald W. VOELZOW, age 84. Beloved husband of Allean J. (nee Penner). Dearest father of Nancy Voelzow, Ruth Cmar, and Edward Cmar. Dear brother of the late Raymond and deceased sister.

Ronald was interred at Lutheran Cemetery. Arrangements by The Zabor Funeral Home, Parma. To offer condolences visit

RICHARDS, James H. “Jimmy”

June 14, 2013

James H. RICHARDS “Jimmy”  Age 52.  Beloved husband of Tammy (nee Fieg).  Dearest father of Tiffnee Danczak (Steve), Jesse Kelley (Amber), Cody Kelley (Catherine) and Gabriel Richards (Christine).  Loving grandfather of Stephen, Lily, Alex, Zachary, Michaela, Aiden, and Dominic.  Dear brother of Gladys Slone (Bo), Shirley Moses (Eddie, deceased) and Joe Barb.  Dear uncle of Debra Barb, Bryan Rask (Lauren), and many other nieces and nephews. 

VISITATION; TUES., JUNE 18, 1:00-3:00 and 5:00-7:30, FOLLOWED by the FUNERAL SERVICE at 7:30 p.m. at THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD., PARMA (betw. Ridge & Snow). 

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PELIKAN, Aloysius (Lou)

June 10, 2013




PELIKAN, Aloysius (Lou), 94, of Parma, OH passed away peacefully on Saturday June 8, 2013. Beloved husband for 69 years of Irene (nee Vadas, deceased). Son of the late Alois and Katherine (nee Hoffman) of Duquesne, PA. Loving father of James (Rebecca Brady), Thomas (Marilyn) and John (Mary). Dear grandfather of Carlotta Pelikan (Hector Cabrera), Christine Pelikan- Wehling (Greg), Sara Pelikan, Mathew LoParo, Robert LoParo (Michael Pack), Mathew Pelikan (Holly), Cynthia Pelikan (Sean Clemmons), Dorothy Mallona (Martin) and Jacenta Pelikan. Great grandfather of 13; Sofia, Alex, Isabel, Ava, Liam, Audrey, Michael, Serena, Prascu, Rafael, Tessa, Xavier, and Natalie. Youngest of 8 siblings and beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. Known as Pop Pop to his grandchildren and great grandchildren, Lou had a caring and gentle heart. Lou retired from Nationwide Insurance, was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII, a member of the Archbishop Hoban Assembly Knights of Columbus, and was active at St. Charles Borromeo. The family would like to express sincere gratitude to the staff of Mount Alverna Village who cared for Lou over the past seven years, especially the most recent two years in the Memory Unit.

Funeral Mass Friday, June 14 at 10:30am at St. Charles Borromeo, 5891 Ridge Rd. Parma. The family will receive friends at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow) Thursday 4-8. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Mt. Alverna Village 6765 State Rd. Parma, Oh 44134. Interment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at a later date.