Barbara (nee Karpinsky) Minerovic, age 98, of Cleveland, passed away May 11, 2014, at Kindred LakeMed in Painesville.
She was born in Cleveland February 21, 1916. She had lived in Euclid before moving to Leroy township four years ago.
Barbara enjoyed spending time with her three grandchildren, crocheting and gambling in the casinos. She especially loved Las Vegas.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Helen (Novitski) Gawor; grand-daughters, Debbie (Gawor) Bill Bernot, Barb (Gawor) Jim Perl and Mary (Swider) Gawor; five great-grandchildren, Candice and Jessica Perl, Jake and Ben Bernot and Hannah Gawor; and two great-great-granddaughters, Gabriela and Brianna Munos; and her sister, Annie Neckel in Michigan.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John; son, William Gawor; and grandson, Billy Joe Gawor.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 15 at the Jakubs & Son Funeral Home, 936 E 185 Street. Private family burial at Holy Cross Cemetery.