Services for Georgia M. "Billie" Bistrican, 83, of Eastlake, will be 10 a.m. Monday, March 3, 2014, at Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Ave., Willoughby. The Rev. Michael A. Currier of the Body of Christ Community will officiate.
Mrs. Bistrican passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland.
Born Feb. 22, 1931, in Cleveland, she had lived in Eastlake for the past 45 years.
She enjoyed gambling, spending time with family and friends, thoroughly enjoyed life and was loved by many.
Mrs. Bistrican was employed as a bartender during the morning hours at Jeanne's Joynt in Eastlake, and had previously worked at Miltronics in Painesville Township and the former Dalton Industries in Willoughby.
Survivors are her children, Jeanne Kinney and Connie (Scott) Blaker, both of Eastlake, and Kathy (Gary) Horcharik of Warren; grandchildren, Matthew Blaker, Amanda (James) Dill and Jeffrey Dill; great-grandchildren, Jordan and Jacob; sister, Evelyn Beach of Mentor; and brother-in-law, Tony Ruta of Madison. She also leaves her best friend, Diana Russian of Painesville.
Billie was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Bistrican; parents, John and Anna (Davidson) Bliss; and sisters, Jean Smiley and Lillian "Beb" Ruta.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the funeral home. Final resting place will be in Willoughby Memorial Gardens.
Online obituary at www.davisbabcock.com.