age 78; beloved husband of Diana (nee Vetalice); dear father of Jerome (Rhonda) and Jason (Dawn); grandfather of Jason, Jr., Alee, Kristy, George, Mike and Tiffany; great-grandfather of Megan, Melissa, Brandon, Landon, Lily and Max; brother of Bill Withrow (Nancy, deceased). Chester cherished his family, loved the game of golf and the Pittsburgh Steelers. U.S. Army National Guard Veteran. His advice to all men was to receive annual prostate examinations. Because of his love for dogs, in lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Northeast Ohio SPCA, 9555 Brookpark Rd., Cleveland, OH 44129. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 5891 Ridge Rd., Parma, Friday, October 22, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. Friends received at THE RIPEPI FUNERAL HOME, 5762 PEARL RD. (AT SNOW RD.) FRIDAY 9:30-11 A.M.
Published by The Plain Dealer from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.