Haynes, Robert D.

Robert D. Haynes, 90 of Brunswick, passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2022. He was a sheet metal worker who started with Local 65 and then went on to work at the Ford Motor Co., where he retired. Robert was a total family man who had the patience of a saint. He loved fishing, hunting, and going to the casino.  Mostly, he enjoyed his time relaxing at the Greens of Guilford with his family.

Robert is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Anne; children, Daniel (“Chewy”), David (Sherry), Darrell (Kathy), Dennis (Tena), Kathy Karaba (Jamie), Christopher (Annette), and Susan Coleman; 22 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and a sister, Karen Geraci (Frank, deceased).

He was preceded in death by his parents and by a son, Robert (Teresa, surviving).

A private family service will be held.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.


Marchionna, Philip II

Philip Carl Marchionna, Jr., 80, of Brunswick, OH, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2022. He was born October 13, 1941 in Cleveland to the late Philip and Betty Marchionna.

Philip served in the United States Army, stationed in Arizona until moving to Cleveland.

Philip is preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Judith, and his daughter Judy. He is survived by his daughters, Gina Presnar and Christine Milchak (Dan); son, Philip Marchionnna III (Kristina); dear grandchildren ,Jamie (Christopher) Boehnlein, Joy and Marybeth Milchak, Philip Marchionna IV; and sister, Mary Ann Bassford.

Burial will be private. Per Philip’s wishes, there will be no services.

Janke, Scott M.

Scott M. Janke, “Buzzy” 48, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2022.

Scott is the beloved son of Trudy (John) Gollmer, and the son of David (deceased) (Noreen) Janke.   Scott is also survived by his loving children, Madelyn Kirkpatrick, Noah, Spencer, Caroline and Isabella Janke, and the mother of his children, Angela Janke. He was the dear brother of David, who preceded him in death last August. Buzzy is also the cherished nephew of James (Connie) Lichniak, Janet Leonard, Edward (Carole) Leonard, Alan (deceased) (Donna) Janke, Donald (Phyllis) Janke (both deceased), and treasured cousin of Jason, Tamara, Jared, Joseph and Michael.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, April 24 from 5-6 pm at the North Olmsted Masonic Temple, 23844 Lorain Road, North Olmsted, Ohio 44070, with a memorial service to celebrate Scott’s life at 6:00 PM (Parking and entrance is in the rear of the building.)

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in his brother David’s name to Holy Family Hospice, 6707 State Road, Parma, Ohio 44134-4595.  Donations can also be made to Donate Life America by clicking here:  Donate Life America.

Scholle, Joan E.

JOAN E. SCHOLLE (nee Dasko), 89 of Brook Park, passed away on March 14, 2022.

Joan is survived by her husband of 68 years, Henry, Sr.; children, Mark (Kathleen), Lisa Napier (Johnny), and Henry, Jr.; 8 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Karen Dasko.

Joan was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Frances Dasko; and brother, Michael Dasko.

Per Joan’s request, no services will be held.

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Liddy, Arthur C.

Arthur C. Liddy, 91, passed away March 22, 2022.  Arthur liked Air Force planes; he  loved watching the Cleveland baseball team; and he was a 67 year member of John W. Barkley Lodge.

 Arthur possessed the Gift of Gab, and “Didn’t know a stranger”.  He impacted all who knew him, even the Hospice and Care nurses who met him.

Arthur is survived by his sons, Alan (Joni), Gary, David (Tracy), Don (Teri) and Jim (Tanya); 20 grandchildren; and 22 great grandchildren.

Arthur was preceded in death by his wife, Jean and 1 grandson, Todd Liddy.

Memorial services will be held on Thursday, March 31 at 11:00 am at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 1605 Center Road, Hinckley.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.

Prior, John J.

John J. Prior Jr., of Brunswick, Ohio, passed away February 20, 2022. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 19, 1937, to the late John J. Sr., & Catherine J. (Joyce) Prior.

 John graduated from St. Edward High School, Lakewood, OH, in 1955.  He proudly served in law enforcement in the US Air Force from 1956 to 1960. One of the first students to enroll in a new week-end college program, he graduated from Baldwin-Wallace College in 1984.  After spending 45 years as a bank examiner with the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland & the Ohio Division of Financial institutions, he retired in March 2003.

While raising his family in Hinckley, OH, John served as president of Hinckley Chamber of Commerce and treasurer of Our Savior Lutheran Church. He was instrumental in the restoration of the original Hinckley library building, development of Bronger’s Park, and planning for the Hinckley sesquicentennial celebration.  John was an avid reader, an amateur photographer, and he especially enjoyed indoor target shooting.

John liked to joke that he was glad he retired so that he had time available for volunteer activities. In Dublin, OH, he was a volunteer coordinator & event photographer. He previously volunteered with the Brunswick Police Department.  He served on the Honor Guard, was Americanism Chairman and Chaplain with the Brunswick American Legion Post 234.  He also interviewed, selected & mentored students for Boys/Girls State.  John also served as a Veteran Volunteer with Hospice of Medina County & created the pinning program for veterans at Hospice.

Survivors include his loving wife, Emily J. (Pastoret); daughters, Susan Prior of Hinckley and Catherine Prior of Brunswick; stepdaughters,  Janet (Bill) Burns of Medina and Jane (Dr. Kenelm) McCormick of Brunswick; step-son-in-law,  Bryan Silkey of Cuyahoga Falls; six step-grandchildren, Brittany Tallos, Blake Tallos, Alex Burns, Jonathan (Melissa) Burns, Savanna Garrett, and Devin Garrett, step-great-grandson, Colten Burns; brothers-in-law, William (Linda) Ney and Raymond (Sharon) Ney’ and several nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his first wife, Joyce L. (Ney) Prior and stepdaughter, Jill (Tallos) Silkey.

Please join the family for a celebration of life service at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 19, 2022, at POPE Church, 3355 Medina Rd., Medina, Ohio. (Also live streaming on YouTube.com Search for: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Medina Ohio.)

A private internment ceremony with full Military Honors will be held Friday, March 18th at 10:45 a.m. at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in John’s name can be made to Prince of Peace Evangelical Church, 3355 Medina Road, Medina, Ohio 44256, or Hospice Medina County-Hospice of the Western Reserve, 5075 Windfall Road, Medina, Ohio, 44256.

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

Zurilla, Florene

Florene M. Zurilla, 83, of Brunswick, passed away on Monday February 21, 2022.

Florene loved quilting, cooking, baking, family gatherings, and going on bus trips and walking with her sister-in-law Elaine Woff, when they were able.

Florene is survived by her husband of 57 years Edward; children, Kimberly Kress (Steven) and Sharon Edwards; 6 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; siblings, Lillian Canterbury (Dick), Ernest Smith (Suzie), Forrest Smith (Debbie), Mary “Debbie” Smith and Margie Smith; and sister-in-law, Carol Smith.   She was preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Smith.

Private family services are planned.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Bollinger Funeral Services.  www.bollingerfuneral.com

Kirkwood, Hilda Ruth “Ruthie”

Hilda Ruth Kirkwood “Ruthie” (nee McClelland) age 80 of Brunswick, passed away on Friday, February 18, 2022. She was a hard-working person who simply loved people. Ruthie was always there for everyone and would give them the shirt off of her back if needed. Ruthie didn’t believe in strangers, just other people that she hadn’t met yet and once she did, Ruthie considered them family.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Ruthie is survived by her children, Bonnie Wishon (Jeff), Juanita Holm (Ed), Donald Kirkwood, Jr. (Barb), Dawnell Kirkwood (Len), and Denise Kirkwood (A.C.); twelve grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; sisters, Rose Betz and Jean Russell; and several nieces and nephews.

Ruthie was preceded in death by her parents, William and Mary McClelland; daughter, Kathie Dianiska “KK”; granddaughter Rachel Kirkwood; great granddaughter Autumn Hess; brothers, Lee and Edward McClelland; a sister Sara Heckman and an infant sister.

Please join the family for a memorial gathering starting at 1pm on Tuesday, February 22 at FaithWalk Church, 1480 Pearl Rd., Brunswick with a memorial service at 2pm.

Bollinger Funeral Services is assisting the family.

Borling, Mary Ann

Mary Ann Borling, age 81, of Brunswick, Ohio passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2022.  She was born on May 19, 1940 in Berea, Ohio to Thomas and Juanita McLaughlin.  She was the oldest of nine siblings, whom she loved very much.

Mary Ann married Kenneth Borling in 1960, and raised her children living in Parma and later, Brunswick, Ohio.  She had a wonderful career at UPS for 20 years, breaking the glass ceiling for future generations.  While at UPS she led the fundraising for United Way, which she truly enjoyed.

Mary Ann, fondly named “Nina” by her grandchildren, was welcoming to all who came to visit. She loved gardening, quilting, and volunteering.  Her gardens were beautiful, and her quilts were made with warmth and never ending love.  Nina was a true matriarch of her family.  She always encouraged get togethers and fun-seeking with family and friends.  For many years, she volunteered for the Red Cross blood drives and Medina County Board of Elections.  She was a member of the Red Hat Society and Quilt Guild.  She also mentored fellow breast cancer survivors through the Cleveland Clinic program.

Mary Ann is survived by her husband, Ken of 62 years;  four children, Matthew Borling of Brunswick, OH, Mark (Betsy) Borling of Broadview Heights, OH, James (Elaine) Borling of Powell, OH, and Ann (David) Zelch of Medina, OH; and five beloved grandchildren, Joshua and Cassie Zelch, Luke and Liam Borling, and Sarah Borling.

The family would like to thank the kind care givers at Lifecare Center of Medina for their kindness and care for Mary Ann.

A private burial is planned for a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to Catholic Charities or Hospice of the Western Reserve www.hospicewr.org.

Mueller, Richard E.

Richard Mueller, age 67, of Brunswick, passed away January 31st, 2022.

Richard is preceded in death by his loving parents, Wilbur and Sally (nee Koss), and his brother Ronald. He is survived by his brother, Bob (Barb); nephew, Rob; niece, Steph (Frank); and his special friend, Michelle.

Visitation will be Saturday, February 12th, 2022 from 10 to 11 am at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1600 Pearl Rd, Brunswick,  Services will be at 11 am, with burial to follow at Hope Memorial Gardens, 2447 Center Rd, Hinckley.