Funeral Services for Dorothy J. Mauceri, 85, of Wickliffe, will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28 at Jakubs-Danaher Funeral Home, 36000 Lake Shore Blvd, Eastlake. Dorothy passed away February 24th, 2014.
She was born June 24th, 1928 in Cleveland and lived in Murray Hill and Collinwood before moving to Wickliffe 56 years ago.
Dorothy was a secretary for Wickliffe City Schools, retiring in 1995 after 30 years of service. She was a member of the Italian Sons and Daughters of America, and past-president of O.A.P.S.E. Local # 196.
She is survived by daughters, Nancy Leovic (Kenneth) and Beverly Bates (Dale); grandchildren, Stacey May (Ron), Katie Zakor (Jacob); Lori Lawson (Matt), and Brandy Sites (Ryan); great-grandchildren, Cameron, Jesse, Hannah, Naomi, Wyatt, Cole, Aidan and Lilly; sister Joan Orteca and niece Cathie Emslie (Bill).
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Lucille Sigal (nee Zalimeni) and Nicholas Totaro; brother-in-law Joe Orteca and her former husband Sam Mauceri.
Visitation will be Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Jakubs-Danaher Funeral Home.
Family requests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 E185 St., Cleveland, OH 44119.
The family would like to thank friends and Hospice of the Western Reserve for all their help and support.
Arrangements by Crobaugh-Danaher Funeral Home, 216-731-4259.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Feb. 26, 2014