John C. Schweda, 80, of Berea, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2007.
He was the beloved husband of 60 years to Rose; father of Thomas C. (Mary Ann) of Louisville, KY, Cynthia (James) of Kanappolis, NC, and Daniel J. of Strongsville; two grandsons and two great-grandchildren of Grand Junction, CO.
He was a U.S. Navy Veteran, serving during World War II.
Berea City Council recognized John for donating more than 20 gallons of blood to the American Red Cross.
He was an avid fisherman having caught a trophy Walleye, Ely, MN, an artic grayling, Denali Park, AK, and a large mouth bass, Altoona, PA; and an avid golfer having made a hole-in-one twice.
Visitation will be Friday, October 5, 2007 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. at Baker-Osinski-Kensinger Funeral Home, 206 Front St., Berea. Services will be Saturday, October 6, 2007 at 10 A.M. at St. Mary Church, 250 Kraft St., Berea. Interment will be at Woodvale Cemetery, Middleburg Heights.
Memorials may be made to the University Hospitals, Ireland Cancer Center, 11100 Euclid Ave., BHC 5055, Cleveland, OH 44106