John G. RISKO, age 87, passed away on Saturday, April 2. Beloved husband of 63 years to Catherine A. (nee Measor). Dearest father of Don (Carol), and John A. “Butch” (Pam). Loving grandfather of Anthony, Nicole Steele (Chris), Daniel (Mandi), and Catherine Campbell (Aaron). Dear great grandfather of Nathan, Alex, Lauren, and Caliana. Dear brother of Mary Locker (Norman, deceased), Frank (Joann), Christine Longley (Bruce, deceased), and Martin (Gayle). Dear uncle and friend to many.
John was a US Army Veteran and one of Cleveland’s orginal ice carvers. John’s family would like to thank The Cleveland Clinic, Medina Hospital & Hospice of the Western Reserve for their care and compassion.
John will be interred at The Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, on Friday, May 13, at 10:15 am. Please join the family at the Cemetery by 10:00 am. Cremation by The Zabor Funeral Home, Parma.