March 31, 2016

MARIO CVITIC. Age 67. Passed away March 30th. Beloved husband of Bozica (nee Roce). Loving father of Rosanda, and Robert (Shelley). Beloved Dido of Jordan, Hayley, and Robi. Dear brother of the late Marija Sugar (Anton deceased), Milka Sugar (Aldo), Ana Francula (Mauro deceased), Ljuba Sugar (Vladimir), Milan (Slavica), and Vlado (Dina).

Funeral Mass Monday, April 4th at 10am at Holy Family. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 2-6 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow).


March 31, 2016

Rose MAZZOLA (nee Yanke) of Parma, age 82, passed away on Monday, March 28 with her family by her side.  Dearest mother of Joseph (Jeanette), Doreen Fink (Bill, deceased) and Richard (Jeannette). Loving grandmother of McKenna (Ryan), Matthew (DeAnna), Catherine (David), Rachel, Richard, Sarah, Brian and Bridget.  Dear great grandmother of Ellie Rose, Evan, Emory and Madeline.  Beloved sister of Paul Yanke, Dwayne Yanke (deceased) and Yvonne Williams. 

Private services were held. Cremation by The Zabor Funeral Home, Parma. To offer condolences please visit


March 24, 2016

Lynn M. JONELA (nee Sloan), age 62. Loving daughter of the late Leonard and Nancy (nee Vugrich). Dearest mother of Jason (Laurie).  Dear grandmother of Kayla and Jason Jonela.  Beloved sister of Kathy Sloan, Diane Sefcovic and James Sloan (Kim).  Dear aunt and friend to many.  

Please meet the family at Cuyahoga Valley Church, (Wallings Rd. and I-77) in Broadview Hts. for the Funeral Service, Friday, April 1, 10:30 am. Visitation: Thursday, 5-8 at The Zabor Funeral Home, 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (betw. Snow & Ridge).

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KOMAREK, Casimira “Cay”

March 16, 2016

CASIMIRA “CAY” KOMAREK (nee Rozinski). Age 90. Cay and Tony are together again. Beloved wife of the late Anthony J. Dear mother of Paul (Esther), and Chris Hromada (Dan). Loving grandmother of Andy, Peter, Sophia, Dan (Jackie), and Tim (Kayla). Great grandmother of Grace Lynn. Dear sister of Jean (Jerry deceased) and ALL the following deceased; Wally (Shirley), Tommy (Fran), and Ceil (Stan).

Funeral Mass Monday, March 21st at 10am at St. Bridget of Kildare. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 2-6 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow).


March 15, 2016

LAVERNE L. FAULHAMMER. Age 90. Beloved wife of the late Richard F. Loving mother of Karen Sako (Cy), Janet Della Penna (Ray), and Linda Calta. Dear grandmother of Karil Stohlman (Steve), Krista, Rick, Ryan (Kristin), Katie, Aaron, and Adam (Kelly). Sister of Robert (Rosemarie), Dolores Kocik (Richard deceased), and the late Joseph. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to ManorCare 9055 W Sprague Rd. Parma, Ohio 44129.

Funeral Mass Friday, March 18th at 10am at St. Bridget of Kildare. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation Thursday from 2-8 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow).

KANA, Robert A.

March 14, 2016

ROBERT A. KANA. Age 88. Passed away peacefully on March 12th. Beloved son of the late Joseph and Mary (nee Onderko). Dear brother of the late Edward (Helen deceased), Rita Mason (Scotty), Richard (Laverne deceased), Marilyn Demsey (Chuck deceased), Donna Kana, and Patricia Richards (Michael). Dear uncle and great uncle to many. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Cleveland Hiking Club P.O. Box 347097 Cleveland, Ohio 44134-7097.

Funeral Mass Thursday, March 17th at 10am at St. Bridget of Kildare. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow).

KELMER, Theodora “Dorothy”

March 12, 2016

Theodora D. “Dorothy” KELMER, age 90, formerly of Parma, Ohio, passed away at the Otterbein Retirement Community in Lakeside, Ohio on March 11, 2016.   Dorothy was born on July 21, 1925, in Toledo, Ohio, to the late Speros and Stavroula (Markopoulos) Porentas.  She married Richard S. Kelmer on August 22, 1953, in Toledo.  He died January 14, 2015. Dorothy attended the Charles C. Fielbach School and Waite High School in Toledo.   She was employed by the DeVilbiss Company before becoming a full-time homemaker. Dorothy enjoyed cooking and baking and was well-known for her cookies.  She loved bowling and was active in many leagues.  She also enjoyed her garden, sewing crafts, playing cards with friends, and the occasional visit to the casino.  She treasured her Greek heritage and enjoyed Parma’s multi-ethnic atmosphere.  Active at St. Bridget of Kildare Catholic Church in Parma since 1964, Dorothy was a member of the Women’s Guild, sang in the Resurrection Choir and was a frequent volunteer in the church and community. Dorothy is survived by two sons, Richard (MaryAnn) of Bloomington, Illinois, and Thomas (Denise) of Broadview Heights, Ohio, and one granddaughter, Grace Kelmer, of St. Joseph, Michigan.  Other survivors include sisters Cleo Zervos of Toledo, and Fritzie (Richard) Hess of Atlanta, Georgia, sister-in-law Toni Porentas of Oregon, Ohio, many nieces, nephews and “honorary” nieces and nephews, and many dear friends.   She was preceded in death by three brothers, George, John and Zack Porentas, one sister, Pota Zimmerman, sister-in-law Helen Myrice, and brothers-in-law Chris Zervos and Ed Zimmerman.

MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL; WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 10:00 AM AT ST. BRIDGET OF KILDARE CHURCH, 5620 HAUSERMAN RD. PARMA. VISITATION; TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2-4 AND 6-8 PM AT THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME,5680 PEARL RD. PARMA (betw. Snow & Ridge). Interment: Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Thurs. 10:45 am.

In lieu of flowers donations to Otterbein North Shore Retirement Community (9400 North Shore Blvd, Lakeside Ohio 43440)  and the Alzheimer’s Association. To offer condolences visit

MISSIG, Janyce L.

March 8, 2016

Janyce L. MISSIG (nee Krause), age 84. Beloved wife of Arthur E. Loving mother of Bruce and Ned (Sue). Beloved grandmother of Shaun, Zackery, Daniel and Stephen. Dear sister of the late Lester, William, Howard, Virginia and Carol. Dear aunt and friend to many.


In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Mary’s Hospitality House, 5500 West 54th St. Parma, 44129.

BLOTZER, Richard J.

March 8, 2016

Richard J. BLOTZER, age 72. Beloved husband of Mary Ann Nicholas.  Dear father of Joel (Nicki), Joelle Blotzer, Lisa and Karl (Althea).  Loving grandfather of Cassie, Alex, RJ, Jacque, Nikole, Ethan and Jakob.  Great grandfather of Harlan.  Dearest brother of Shirley Lang and 3 deceased brothers. Loving uncle and friend to many.  US Army Ranger Vietnam Veteran Captain, Special Forces. Friend of Bill and Dr. Bob for 45 years.
VISITATION: Thursday, March 10, 4:00-7:30 with a Funeral Service immediately following at THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD., PARMA (between Snow and Ridge). 
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March 8, 2016

JAMES BOSELA. Age 79. Beloved husband of Marie (nee Vlk). Loving father of Bob (deceased) and John Bartko, and Jim (Bonnie) and Keith (Wendy) Bosela. Beloved grandfather of 11 and great grandfather of 4. Dear brother of Marge Dodig (Ed deceased), the late Paul (Bernice) and the following deceased; Mary, Frank (Irene deceased), Ed, Ray (Jean deceased), Eleanor, and John. Beloved uncle and friend to many. Air Force Veteran.

Memorial Service Saturday at 2pm followed by visitation until 5pm at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow). Interment will take place at a later date.