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Ethel Mary (Nehez) Lionti

January 13, 1934 ~ March 3, 2019 (age 85)


ETHEL MARY LIONTI (nee Nehez), age 85, passed away on March 3, 2019. Beloved wife of 64 years of Salvatore “Sam”; loving mother of Sal (Nan Wodzinski) and John (Susan); loving grandmother of Kaitlyn and Michael; dear sister of Anna Melega and Julie Lucchese (Phil) and all the following deceased Veronica Dapson (Steve), Frank Nehez (Nathalie), Bill Nehez (Ann), Ernest Nehez (Lois), Elmer Nehez (Babe), Edward Nehez, Goldie Kondik (Don), Louis Nehez (Helen), and Margaret Palocko­ (Steve); sister-in-law of Olga Nehez, and Joe Melega. Friends may call at THE FERFOLIA FUNERAL HOME, 356 WEST AURORA RD. (OH RT 82), SAGAMORE HILLS FOR VISITATION ON FRIDAY FROM 4-8 P.M. Funeral Saturday 9:45 a.m. at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church. Interment All Saints Cemetery.  Memorial contributions are suggested in her name to St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church, 9016 Buckeye Rd., Cleveland, OH 44120 or the Alzheimer’s Association of Cleveland, 23215 Commerce Park #300, Beachwood, OH 44122 or online at

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March 8, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ferfolia Funeral Home
356 West Aurora Road
Sagamore Hills, OH 44067

Funeral Service
March 9, 2019

9:45 AM
Ferfolia Funeral Home
356 W. Aurora Road
Sagamore Hills, OH 44067

Mass of Christian Burial
March 9, 2019

10:30 AM
St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church
14600 Turney Rd
Maple Heights, OH 44147

Interment following funeral service
March 9, 2019

All Saints Cemetery
480 W. Highland Road
Northfield, OH 44067


St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church
9016 Buckeye Road, Cleveland OH 44120

Alzheimer's Association of Cleveland
23215 Commerce Park #300, Beachwood OH 44122

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