VASJ pays tribute to the following members of the VASJ family who passed away within the last six months:

James Anson ’66, brother of David Anson ’60, Samuel Anson ’62, Mark Anson ’71 and Patrick Anson ’72, passed away in March 2014 at the age of 66.

Louis A. Baumann '60, brother of Paul R. Baumann '58, passed away in December 2013 at the age of 71. Read the obituary here.

Pauline J. O’Brien Becka ’57, passed away in November 2013 at the age of 74. Read the obituary here.

William J. Bockstahler '57, passed away on July 29, 2013 at the age of 74. Read the obituary here.

Thomas Brown ’68, passed away on January 12, 2014 at the age of 63. Read the obituary here.

Jeannette Rita Buchta, mother of Anthony Buchta ’81, Richard Buchta ’83 and Michael Buchta ’86, passed away in October 2012. Read the obituary here.

George J. Butala Jr. '69, passed away in October 2013 at the age of 62. Read the obituary here.

John Campbell, father of Kathleen Campbell Cooper ’79, Mary Campbell Stack '81, Ann Campbell Dunham ’85, Noreen Campbell Halley ’87, Patricia Campbell ’89, Sheila Campbell Kropf '91 and Brigid Campbell ’93, passed away in January 2014 at the age of 78. Read the obituary here.

Thomas Coneglio '61, passed away on November 17, 2013 at the age of 70. Read the obituary here.

Milton Durdela, father of Milton Durdella ’63, Allan Durdella ’65, Thomas Durdella ’68 and Terrance Durdella ’75, passed away on October 26, 2013 at the age of 93. Read the obituary here.

Cecilia Eppink '62, sister of Donald Eppink '61, Marilyn Eppink Sadler '64 and Nancy Eppink Burkhart '72, passed away on August 30, 2012 at the age of 68. Read the obituary here.

Nick Farinacci '77 passed away on March 27, 2012 at the age of 53. Read the obituary here.

Margaret E. Buescher Fischione '51, sister of Clare Buescher Toth '50, passed away on December 14, 2013 at the age of 80. Read the obituary here.

Michael Flynn ’56, brother of John Flynn ’59, passed away in February of 2014 at the age of 76. Read the obituary here.

Charles Fox ’61, passed away in March 2014 at the age of 71. Read the obituary here.

Anthony Gercans '66, passed away on June 11, 2013 at the age of 65.  Read the obituary here.

Agnes Mally Gliha, mother of Terrance Gliha '68 and Robert Gliha '70 (deceased), passed away in January, 2014. Read the obituary here.

Claire Glass, mother of Victor Gattozzi ’70, passed away in April 2014 at the age of 87. Read the obituary here.

Kenneth Halgash ’64, passed away in April 2011. Read the obituary here.

Larry Halloway ’69, brother of Joyce Halloway Kerns ’62, Bro.William Halloway S.M. ’65, Beverly Halloway Paternite ’73, Steve Halloway ’75, Garry Halloway ’78 and Mary Beth Halloway Arendash ’80, passed away in January 2014 at the age of 62. Read the obituary here.

Jon Ablert Hill ’60, passed away in December 2013 at the age of 71. Read the obituary here.

Frances "Terry" Vidervol Hocevar, mother of Sr. Rosemary Hocevar, OSU '55, Lawrence Hocevar '57, Joann Hocevar '64 and Kathleen Hocevar '71, passed away in January of 2014 at the age of 100. Read the obituary here.

Ronald Jarm '55, brother of Nancy Jarm '58 and Joanne Jarm Myress '62, passed away on September 2, 2013 at the age of 75.

David Jolly ’77, brother of Patrick C. Jolly ’69, John R. Jolly ’71 (deceased), passed away in February 2014 at the age of 54. Read the obituary here.

Doris Lechowicz Karovics '40, mother of Julie Karovics Knepley '74 and Joe Karovics '83, passed away in January, 2012. Read the obituary here.

Robert Kellner ’59, brother of Tom Kellner '56 (deceased), Jim Kellner '61, and Ed Kellner '65, passed away in March 2014 at the age of 73. Read the obituary here.

Rosemarie Rossi Kerver, mother of Michael Kerver ’76, Elizabeth Kerver Haneline ’77, James Kerver ’80, Laura Kerver Barry ’80, Linda Kerver Previtt ’80, Thomas Kerver ’83, John Kerver ’85 and Katheryn Kerver ’93 (deceased). Read the obituary here.

Mark Konte '70, passed away on July 3, 2013 at the age of 61.  Read the obituary here.

Donald E. Krocker ’71, brother of Richard E. Krocker ’77, passed away in February 2014 at the age of 61. Read the obituary here.

Mary Jane (Asseg) Kure '48, passed away on June 29, 2013 at the age of 83.  Read the obituary here.

April Lang, mother of Shayla Lang ’11 and Jon Lang ’68, passed away in February 2014 at the age of 40. Read the obituary here.

Thomas Legan ’61, passed away in April 2014 at the age of 70. Read the obituary here.

James Madden ’63, passed away on December 22, 2013 at the age of 67. Read the obituary here.

Robert J. Marn '61, father of Robert Marn '86, passed away on July 5, 2013 at the age of 69.  Read the obituary here.

Robert Mast ’55, passed away in April, 2014 at the age of 77. Read the obituary here.

Michael R. Mauer '67, passed away in December, 2013 at the age of 64. Read the obituary here.

Michael McAuliffe '70, passed away in June, 2013 at the age of 60.

James McGraw, father or Christina McGraw Kwasniak ’96 and Bridget McGraw Garrison ’98, passed away in January 2014 at the age of 67. Read the obituary here.

Gloria Melaragno, affectionately known as "Mrs. M" by legions of St. Joseph High School students beginning in the 1960s and mother of Anthony Melaragno '65, died in April, 2014 at the age of 91. Read the obituary here.

Dolores Meyer, mother of Thomas Meyer '68 and Margret Meyer Reck '70, passed away in May, 2013.

Sr. Jean Miller, OSU '50, passed away in July, 2013 at the age of 81. Read the obituary here.

Gene Mocilnikar '55, former St. Joseph High School faculty member, passed away on October 25, 2013 at the age of 77. Read the obituary here.

Michael Moriarty ’68, passed away in February of 2014 at the age of 63. Read the obituary here.

Hedy Ann Mulhausen '58, sister of William Mulhausen '63, passed away on March 30, 2013 at the age of 73. Read the obituary here.

Tim Novy ’70, brother of Mary Novey Traverse ’64 and Sharon Novy Vrana ’72, passed away on December 18, 2013 at the age of 61. Read the obituary here.

Cindi (Barko) Olecki '91, sister of Cari Barko Daley '88 and Eddie Barko '97, passed away on August 27, 2013 at the age of 40. Read the obituary here.

Ilona Pall Paulin, wife of Dennis Paulin '59, passed away on December 25, 2013 at the age of 70. Read the obituary here.

Edward Powers ’68, brother of Nancy Powers Sabol ’57, Thomas Powers ’59 and Kathleen Powers Dolney '66 passed away in October of 2013 at the age of 63. Read the obituary here.

Dennis Ringenbach ’61, passed away on October 19, 2013 at the age of 69. Read the obituary here.

David P. Ross ’59, brother of John M. Ross ’59, Kathleen Ross Dangerfield ’60, Richard B. Ross ’63, Judith Ross Nelson ’65, Terrance A. Ross ’68, Daniel K. Ross ’71 and Jeffery R. Ross ’74 passed away in December of 2013 at the age of 72.  Read the obituary here.

Jean Ruttar Bezek ’51, passed away in September, 2013 at the age of 80.

Terese Madonna Adams Savage, mother of Kathleen Savage Hosner '68, Connie Savage Henderson '69, Jeanne Savage Petrick '73, John Savage '73, Joseph Savage '74 and Terry Savage '78, passed away in August, 2013 at the age of 85.  Read the obituary here.

Marilyn H.Phillips Schlachter '55, passed away in July, 2013 at the age of 75. Read the obituary here.

Edward Schober ’61, brother of William Schoeber ’63, passed away in March, 2014 at the age of 70. Read the obituary here.

Robert R. Skinder ’79, loving partner of Gayle Motiejunas Kework ’79, passed away in April, 2014 at the age of 53. Read the obituary here.

Rose Marie (Toomey) Smith '47, passed away in August, 2013 at the age of 83.

Lillian Jean Doblekar Sustar, mother of Roger Sustar '61 and James Sustar '70, passed away on November 8th, 2013 at the age of 89.  Read the obituary here.

Janice (Kramer) Susatrsic '56, passed away on January 23, 2012 at the age of 73.  Read the obituary here.

James Tomsic ’79, passed away in January 2014.

Sr. Elizabeth Troha, OSU ’46, passed away in January 2014 at the age of 86. Read the obituary here.

Anthony Urban ’72, passed away in January 2014 at the age of 59. Read the obituary here.

Algimanras Valaitis '60, passed away in December 2013 at the age of 74. Read the obituary here.

Betty Jane (Baker) Velasco '62 passed away on August 25, 2013 at the age of 62.  Read the obituary here.

Charles R. Voyticky ’73, passed away on June 28, 2013 at the age of 57. Read the obituary here.

Martin Watson ’69, passed away in 2008.

Louis Worch '77 passed away on February 22, 2012 at the age of 53. Read the obituary here.

David R. Zak '57, father of Anita (Zak) Szilagyi '79 VA and Charlene (Zak) Signorelli '84 VA passed away in February, 2013 at at the age of 74. Read the obituary here.

VASJ deeply appreciates being notified when a graduate passes away. If you have such news to share, please
go here to submit the information or contact Ruby Harris, alumni & alumnae coordinator,
at rharris@vasj.com or 216-481-8414 ext. 209.