Lipinski, John M. age 86 of Cleveland, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2013. John is preceded in death by Dorothy (Nee Valek), his beloved wife of 44 years; and his beloved parents Carl and Anna (Nee Zajkowski). He is survived by his loving children Rita (William) Dunlap, John (Dec)(Debbie), Carol (Ron-Dec) May and Diana (Kevin) Gaul. Dear brother of Frank (Jean-Dec), Joseph(Dec)(Gayle), Charles (Kay), Robert (Ann), and the following deceased: Lillian, Clem (Mary), Theresa (Karl) Will, and Mary Ann (William) Dimmit. Devoted brother in law of Richard (Dec)(Adelaide) Valek and Peter (Dec) (Donna) Valek. Uncle and great uncle of many. Cherished grandfather of Kimberly (Rob) Kreller, William Dunlap Jr., Michael (Ayse) Dunlap, Angela (Jeff) Gaul-White, Kevin Gaul Jr., Jason Gaul, Hannah Lipinski, John Lipinski; great grandfather of Jacob Dunlap, Madeline Kreller, Justin Kreller, Liam Dunlap, and Ayla Dunlap. Veteran of the US Navy WWII.
The family will receive friends in celebration of John's life at HUMENIK FUNERAL CHAPEL, 14200 Snow Rd, Brook Park, on Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8PM. Mass of Christian
Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick's Church, Rocky River Drive, West Park on Wednesday at 10AM. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. For those who wish, the family suggests contributions to Stein Hospice of Ohio Veterans Home, 3416 Columbus Ave, Sandusky OH 44870, or the Alzheimer's Association, Cleveland Area Chapter, PO Box 74924, Cleveland OH, 44194-4924.
Tuesday, May 21st, 2013, 2:00pm – 4:00pm, Humenik Funeral Chapel
Tuesday, May 21st, 2013, 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Humenik Funeral Chapel
Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013, St. Patrick's Church West Park
Holy Cross Cemetery