La Rosa, Paul, age 82, of Brook Park passed away peacefully on June 3, 2009 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Guiseppe and Mary, his brother Samuel (Nancy), his sister Rose, and grandsons Eric and Trevett. He is survived by the love of his life, Loretta (nee Kaschalk), his beloved wife of 57 years. Loving father of Polly (Dennis) Strank, Perry, James (Mary), Victor (Cynthia), Mary, and Richard (Karena). Dear brother of Joseph, Ann (Joe) Paparo, William (Florence), and Frances (Melvin) Brendlinger. Cherished Grandfather of Mike, Carina, Amber, Shannon, Sophia, Tom, Bob, Kristi, Alisha, Regina, Paul, Patrick, Mike, Francesca, and Alexandra. Great Grandfather of Collin, Kennedy, Cade, Charli, and Brooks. Veteran US Navy WWII.
Family will receive friends in the celebration of Paul's life at Humenik Funeral Chapel, 14200 Snow Road, Brook Park, on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8PM, where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10AM. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alzheimer's Association, Cleveland Chapter 12200 Fairhill Road, Cleveland OH, 44120.
Saturday, June 6th, 2009, 10:00am, Humenik Funeral Chapel