Aunt Bonnie, my heart breaks for you and I am so very sorry for your loss. I love you.
Shari Basenback and Ed Graves
Ehlert, William Bernard, age 71, of Cleveland passed peacefully on January 16, 2016 while surrounded by family; William is survived in life by Bonnie (nee Pongallo), his beloved wife of 37 years. Devoted son of the late William B. and Florence Ehlert; Dear son-in-law of Tony (Joan-deceased) Pongallo; Loving brother of Jackie (Gil) Steele (both deceased), Shirley (Steve-deceased) Kaspick, Florence Miller, Catherine (Dan) Bartlett, Robert Ehlert (deceased), Laurie (Moe) Gorczyca, and Paul (Barb) Ehlert; Loyal brother-in-law of Bob (Janis) Pongallo and Tanya (Randy) Sherer. Cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends in celebration of William’s life at Humenik Funeral Chapel, 14200 Snow Rd., Brook Park, 44142 on Wednesday January 20th, from 2-4 and 6-8PM. Funeral Services will be held at 12 Noon on Thursday at Christ United Methodist Church, 3625 West 138th Street, Cleveland. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.