Duran, Juan M. Jr.

Juan M. Duran, Jr., 58 of Medina passed away peacefully on January 29, 2023 following a lengthy illness. He worked in construction and loved his job and the people that he worked with.  Juan loved cooking, debating politics, fishing, gardening, and the outdoors. He enjoyed chopping wood and then sitting by his fireplace.  Juan loved decorating for Easter and Christmas and setting up his train set. He also loved his dogs Scooby and Koko and will be missed by all who knew him.

Juan is survived by his wife of 24 years, Gerri (nee Lunder); children, Juan III (Ashley), Joseph, Brittney, Miguel, and Maria; grandchildren, Enoch, Adina, and Everly; parents, Juan, Sr. and Cathleen; sister, Celeste Cocca (Michael); brother, Alan Duran; and nephews, Nick, Kris (Sarah), and Alex Cigic.

The Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, Feb. 4 at 10:00 am at St. Joseph Church, 12700 Pearl Rd., Strongsville, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to Mass. Interment to follow at York Township Cemetery.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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Seamon, John R.

John Robert Seamon passed away January 26, 2023.  He was born April 18, 1970.  John lived most of his life in Medina.  He spent a couple of years in Ft. Myers, Florida.

John loved to fish, and couldn’t wait to get them home to cook them.  Sometimes he ate them on site.  John also had a special gift of creating art out of rocks that caught his eye.  He saw something in them that you and I would not see. He was given the gift of creativity as a small child.

John will be missed by his mother, Marilyn J. Seamon; brother, Steve C. Seamon; nieces, Cheyeanna M. Seamon; Tara (Tony) Earhart, Maddie and Alanna Earhart; nephew, Steven M. Schoonmaker; and great-nephews, Steven James Schoonmaker and Kason Gosnell.

John was preceded in death by his father, James J. Seamon; sister, Julie Ann Seamon; and nephew, Jonathan R. McCamon.

John will be missed by his many old friends he had throughout the years.

John will be cremated, and there are no services scheduled at this time.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.  www.bollingerfuneral.com

Krane, Frank

Frank Krane, age 76, passed away peacefully on January 25, 2023, surrounded by his loving family.

Frank graduated from West Tech High School and the University of Akron. He was a proud member of the U.S. Marines. He was a professional electrical engineer and the owner of Queue Engineering, LLC.  Frank’s life cannot be summarized in a few paragraphs. He lived his life to the fullest, and was a friend to all.  His hard work, love for his family and strength are deeply admired by his family.  He was an avid Ohio State and Cleveland Browns fan, and he was the biggest fan and supporter of his granddaughters in all of their sports and activities: equestrian, color guard, soccer and figure skating.

Frank is survived by his wife of 52 years, Ellen (nee Lowe); his daughters, Karen (Robert) Yarberry of Brunswickand Diane (Patrick) Laber of Cary, NC; his granddaughters, Madelyn, Kaylee, Isabelle and Lindsey; and his dog, Baxter.   He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Maria Krancsova; his father and mother-in-law, Stephen and Helen Lowe; and his sister, Maria Manco.

Frank will be sorely missed by all that knew and loved him, but will live on in the memories and hearts of his family.
A celebration of life will be planned for a later date, so that Frank can be remembered and honored by all who loved him.

Jeske-Piorkowski, Kathleen

Kathleen Jeske-Piorkowski , 58, passed away January 18, 2023 after two longs years of battling a rare form of vascular cancer, called Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma or EHE. Kathleen passed early in the morning, surrounded by her family.

Kathleen loved her family very much, dedicating her time and energy to being a wife and mother, first and foremost. She cherished her children and embraced every moment with them, choosing to stay home to raise and homeschool her 4 children before restarting a career in healthcare administration. She was incredibly hard-working, determined, and loved learning new things.

Kathleen lived a vibrant life with her family and friends. It wasn’t hard to tell she was in a room by her enthusiastic laugh and dynamic personality. Kathleen loved sunshine, being at the beach, and gardening; but most importantly she loved having an active role in her kids’ activities. From volunteering at all their church events to local sports committees, she enjoyed working towards bettering whatever her family was involved in.

Kathleen leaves behind her husband of 31 years, Kenneth; sons, Dakota, Dallas and Dillon; daughter, Britt; brothers, Thomas (Dawn) Jeske, Rick (Dianne) Jeske, Dave (Linda) Jeske, Paul (Catie) Jeske and Steven Jeske; sisters, Mary Orban and Anne Jeske.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas G.  and Margaret Anne (Sackl) Jeske and her sister, Christine Jeske.

No service is scheduled at this time. A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.

Bollinger Funeral Services assisted the family.  www.bollingerfuneral.com

Mack, Mildred

MILDRED A. MACK, passed away peacefully on January 23, 2023.

Loving mother of Jacqueline Barkas (Jim) and Cynthia Masterson (Daniel). Dear grandmother of James Barkas, Timothy Masterson, Sean Masterson, and Kevin (Lauren) Masterson; great grandmother of Mary, Aiden, Connor, and Nolan Masterson; and sister of Elizabeth and Roy.

Preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Henry Mack, Jr.; brother, Thomas; sisters, Rosetta, Eunice, and Beatrice; and babies, Maude Marie and Henry Thomas.

Visitation at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 7501 Ridge Rd., Parma on Friday, Jan. 27 from 11:00 am until the funeral service at 1:00 pm. Burial to follow at Sunset Memorial Park.

Arrangements by BOLLINGER FUNERAL SERVICES.  www.bollingerfuneral.com

Fascione, Florence R.

Florence Rose Fascione (nee Schmidt) age 88 passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2023. Beloved wife of the late Mario J. Fascione.

Dedicated mother of Lynne Negron, Mark (Helen) Fascione, Christian Kusnerak (Paul, deceased), Gayle (Jeff) Ashe. Cherished grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of 8.

Preceded in death by her husband Mario, daughter, Jane, parents Martin and Sophie Schmidt, and son-in-law Richard.

 A private Burial will be held at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at a later date.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.

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Theodore “Ted” Dukles Sr.

Theodore “Ted” John Dukles, Sr., 89 of Brunswick, passed away at his home on January 15, 2023. He was born in Lakewood, Ohio on May 6, 1933 to Andrew and Anna (Shestina) Dukles and married the love of his life Eleanor B. (Prok) Dukles on January 7, 1956. He was a proud US Navy Veteran, and was retired from NASA.

Ted is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Eleanor; sons, Theodore (Julie) Dukles, Jr. of Brunswick, Marc (Michelle) Dukles, Sr. of Brunswick, Duane (Geri) Dukles of Middleburg Hts., and Kevin (Brenda) Dukles of Brunswick; grandchildren, Marc Dukles, Jr., Morgan (Jeremy) Halfacre, Mark Phillipp, Rachael (Stephen) Walas, Ian (Neeley) Dukles, Shannon (Tyler Rote) Dukles, Colin (Erin Wright) Dukles, Jessica (Mason) Luxmore, TJ Dukles III, Andrew Dukles, and Hannah Dukles; great grandchildren, Michael and Brayden Phillipp, Ben and Noah Halfacre, Tyler, Jr. and Maurianna Rote,  River Dukles; and his sister, Sylvia (Tom) Luekens.

Ted was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter, Stephanie Phillipp; infant granddaughter, Leah Diane Dukles; and his brother and sister-in-law, Elmer and Evelyn Dukles.

The family will receive friends at St. Mark Church, 1330 N. Carpenter Rd., Brunswick, Ohio 44212 on Thursday from 5:00 – 7:00 pm, with a funeral service beginning at 7:00 pm.  Burial will take place on Friday at 2:30 pm at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Seville, Ohio. Please meet at the cemetery entrance by 2:15 pm.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.

Hubert, Frederick C.

Frederick Charles Hubert, age 76 passed away January 3, 2023.

Loving husband of Frances Hubert (Duffy) deceased.

Father of Holly Hubert and Grandfather of Ryan Hubert and Sarah Bruning. Brother of Robert W. Hubert, Jr. and Brother in Law of Patrick Duffy, Meg.

A memorial service will held on Sunday, February 5, 2023 at 2:00 pm at the North Olmsted Masonic Temple, 23844 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.

Liebenguth, Jill K.

Jill K. Liebenguth, 59 of Brunswick, passed away at home on January 2, 2023 following a battle with lung cancer. She was a strong-willed, opinionated lady with a heart of gold.  She was very kind and would help anyone whenever she could.  Jill loved spending time with her family, especially the times camping at Pike Lake State Park where she was nicknamed the “Stromboli Lady”, always being in charge of the pizza. She was a great neighbor and friend. Above all else, Jill was a great mom and amazing grandmother who loved spoiling her “big boy”, her grandson Carter.

Jill is survived by her daughter, Brandi DeJesus (Angel); grandson, Carter DeJesus; mother, Kathy Liebenguth; brothers, Michael (Tammy), Albert (Annie), and Edward (Rebecca) Liebenguth; sister, Dawn Liebenguth; and many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Liebenguth.

No services will be held at this time.  Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.

Klasek, Kathryn

Kathryn Klasek, age 79, passed away at home on December 22, 2022.  Kathryn’s life was her family, and she would give the shirt off her back to help anyone she knew.  She also loved the beach.

Kathryn is survived by her loving daughters, Laurie Baker (Jim) and Shelly Lotz (Dean); grandchildren, Shannon Klasek (Brandon), Andrew (Sommer) and Justine Lotz, Julia (Anthony), James and Jackson Baker, and Sarah Yuschak (Brian); her other daughter, Diane Yagl; sister, Louise Prijatel (Frank); and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Kathryn was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence, and her son, David.

The family will receive friends at St. Colette Church, 330 W. 130th Street, Brunswick on Friday, January 13, 2023 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am, with a Memorial Mass at 11:00.  There will be a luncheon immediately following in the church hall.  A private burial will take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Hospice of Western Reserve.  You can donate on line by clicking here.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.