Edmund "Eddie" Acela, age 84, beloved husband of the late Clara, entered into rest Wednesday, April 10th.|
He was the loving father of Charles (Sharon), Judy (Robert), and Kathy; dearest grandfather of Kerry, Tracy, Vanessa, Loriann, Terry (deceased), Jamie, Chris (deceased), Greg, and Carla Marie; dear brother of Frank Acela and the following deceased: Tony and Stanley Acela.
Eddie was very active in the Medina Knights of Columbus and the Ohio Bottle Club. Until his retirement, Eddie was the custodian at Arrowhead Elementary School in Copley.
He loved gardening, especially growing raspberries. He was known as the "Raspberry Man" by the many customers who purchased his berries.
Funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 16, 11 a.m. at the CATAVOLOS FUNERAL HOME, 3653 W. Market St., Fairlawn, Ohio, where the family will receive friends Monday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Entombment at Rose Hill Burial Park. Online tributes and condolences may be viewed and expressed at:
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Apr. 14, 2013