Obituaries

Andrew Kanapky

ANDREW KANAPKY, of Solon.   November 27,1926 - December 20, 2012. Army Veteran WWII. Beloved husband of the late Isabelle; dear father of Jeanne (Robert) Matson, Joanne Nejman, Joyce (Charles) Keating, and Jackie (Dale) Cover; loving grandfather of Jackie, Nicole, Christopher, Randy, Michael, David, Katie, and Andrew; cherished great-grandfather of Meghan, Lainey, and Sean; brother of Thomas Kanapky, Dolores Berbus, Madeline Hancher, and the late Catherine Tillman.  Mass of Christian Burial Thursday December 27, 11:30AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe, 9080 Shepard Rd., Macedonia. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Family will visit with friends at STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME, 33375 BAINBRIDGE RD., SOLON, FROM 4-8 PM WEDNESDAY.


 

Rose Trankita

ROSE TRANKITA (Nee Russo), of Aurora formerly of Willoughby. Beloved wife of the late Carl; loving mother of Annette Roberts (Norman Stansbury), Nancy (Robert) Belinger, and the late Joseph; adoring grandmother of Dawn (Dave) Zenobi, Traci (Craig) Briscoe, Brian (Dana) Belinger, Adam (Jennifer) Belinger, and Christina Belinger; proud great-grandmother of ten; dear aunt to many. Services Saturday December 29, 11:30am at STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME, 33375 BAINBRIDGE RD., SOLON, where family will visit with friends TWO HOURS PRIOR TO SERVICES.


 

Clarence Gallmann

CLARENCE F. GALLMANN, May 10, 1936-December 20, 2012.  Executive Chef at Stouffer Restaurants and passionate gardener.  Beloved husband of Suzanne (nee Schausten); loving father of Robert (Jennifer) and Gretchen (Leonard) Spacek; adoring grandfather of Benjamin, Sofia, Ryan and William; dear brother of Kathleen (John) Hayes.  Services Saturday, December 22, 11AM at STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME 33375 BAINBRIDGE ROAD, SOLON, where family will visit with friends FROM 9-11 AM.  Interment Riverside Cemetery, Belfast, NY.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association.


   

Earl N. Jedlinsky

Earl Norman Jedlinsky, 91, passed away peacefully at home in Solon, Monday, December 17, 2012.  Beloved husband of the late Mary Jane (nee Bender). Loving father of Phillip (Joan), Thomas (Jan), Judith Turner (Larry), James (Jenny) and Barbara Kushner (Keith, deceased), special friend Ray Parker.  Cherished grandfather of Maile Flanagan (Jerry), Andrew (Jennifer), Joshua, Tyler, Grant (Amanda), Bryce, David DeLong (Mai), Richard DeLong and Maggie.  Devoted great-grandfather of Myles and Luke Flanagan, Noah DeLong and Mira Jedlinsky.  Survived by loving sister, Norma Kinder (Charles, deceased), sister-in-law, Irmgard Bender (Paul, deceased); dear friend Al Scott (Patricia, deceased). He is preceded in death by his parents, Jaroslav and Rose (Prusa) Jedlinsky, sister Rita Weston (John, deceased). Earl was a WWII veteran, where he proudly served as a Marine Sergeant in the South Pacific.  He married the love of his life, Mary Jane, on September 11, 1943 and lived happily for 46 years until her passing in December, 1989.  He was a skilled and talented carpenter, learning the craft from his father as a young boy.  He retired from John G. Johnson & Sons Construction Co. in 1983 where he was the construction superintendent.  He spent his years in retirement volunteering his time to many charitable causes including the Solon Meals on Wheels program.  He was a member of the VFW, Carpenters Union Local 14 and St. Rita Catholic Church. He enjoyed traveling, visiting Hawaii, Europe and Japan while making many trips throughout the U.S. Family will receive friends at KINDRICH-McHUGH STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME, 33375 BAINBRIDGE RD., SOLON FROM 5-8 PM THURSDAY. Mass of Christian burial, Friday, December 21, 10AM at St. Rita Catholic Church, 32820 Baldwin Rd., Solon, 44139.  Interment All Saints Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Cleveland Clinic Hospice, 6801 Brecksville Rd, #10, Independence, OH 44131.


 

Laura M. Morlock

LAURA M. MORLOCK, of Solon. October 20, 1923 - December 14, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Howard O.; dear mother of Katherine (Raymond) Cribb and James (Soledy Lara); loving grandmother of Marc (Rebecca), Summer (Mick), Suzanne (Scott), Alan (Gina), and Stephen; cherished great grandmother of Charlotte, Maren, Alaina, Vincent, Chloe and Rhys; dear sister of Adeline. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday December 22, 10AM at St. Rita Church, 32820 Baldwin Rd., Solon. Interment Roselawn Cemetery. Family will visit with friends at STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME, 33375 BAINBRIDGE RD., SOLON, FROM 5-8 PM FRIDAY.  Memorials may be made to Congregation of Divine Providence, 515 S. W. 24th Street, San Antonio, TX 78207.


   

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