Lisa Ann Kunkel (nee Meditz)|
Lisa Ann Kunkel (nee Meditz), age 49, of Aurora Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on October 16, 2013 at her home.
She was born January 15, 1964 in Cleveland, Ohio at the Cleveland Clinic. Lisa was the loving wife of Lawrence K.; dearest mother of Alexander William; beloved daughter of William and Elizabeth Meditz; dear sister of Ron (deceased) (Mary Lou), Ken (Michelle) and Rob (Linda, deceased); dear daughter-in-law of Paul (deceased) and Mary Ann; sister-in-law of Louis (Barb), Leo (Pam), Julie Gorecki (Carl), Victoria Kunkel (Dan Maslowski) and Chris Karel (Tamara); aunt of Robin Webb (Doug), Maggie Catoe (John), Mike Meditz, Laura Meditz, Erica Barba (William), Gwen Meditz, Jesse Byrum (Evan), David Meditz, Danny Meditz, Cory and Brandon Kunkel, Trevor and Jarrett Gorecki, Ava and Luke Maslowski, Colby and Isaac Karel.
Lisa and Lawrence were married on August 7, 1987, at St. Francis of Assisi in Gates Mills, Ohio. She graduated from Ursuline College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, she was a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Lisa worked at the Cleveland Clinic as a registered nurse in the orthopedic unit. The last ten years she was employed with the Aurora City Schools as a Health Assistant and Nurse, where she was an advocate and caregiver for children with diabetes.
Loving daughter, mother, and wife, Lisa enjoyed reading, listening to music, walking her dog Roscoe, enjoying coffee on the patio with Larry, cooking, but mostly being with her family.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Lisa's memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation by web https://secure3.convio.net/jdrf3/site/Donation2?df_id=2374&2374.donation=form1 or by mail 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004
Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Monday, October 21st at St. Francis of Assisi Church 6850 Mayfield Rd., Gates Mills, 44040 (Please Meet at Church). Interment Knollwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the DiCICCO AND SONS FUNERAL HOME, 5975 MAYFIELD RD., MAYFIELD HTS. (at Lander Rd.) Sunday, 2 to 6 p.m. Online tribute and condolences www.diciccoandsonsfh.com.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2013