The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

February 1, 2013

Pauline Billetter


Star Beacon

NORTH PERRY — Pauline Billetter, age 82, of North Perry, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at her home.

She was born May 27, 1930, in Lemont Furnace, Pa., to Kathryn (Paroda) and Andrew Lucas. She married Fred Billetter in Cleveland on Oct. 29, 1949. 

Pauline worked in the hardware department for Fisher Big Wheel and retired in 1994. She enjoyed hosting garage sales at her home. A faithful, devout Catholic, she was a member of St. Cyprian Catholic Church in Perry. A loving mom, she deeply valued the time spent with her family.

She is survived by her sons, Fred Billetter of Benson, N.C. and Walt Billetter of Deer Park, Texas; daughters, Nancy (Ron) Lucha of Cincinnati and Carol Billetter of Perry; grandchildren, Madelyn and Lucas; godchildren, Theodore Coldren and Randy Taylor; and sisters, Wilma Hanna of Eastlake, Irma Yandura of Salem, Pa. and Irene (Ambrose) Briscar of Mantua. She also leaves behind extended family, John, Mary, Renee, Elyse and Eric Carlon of Perry.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 50 years, Fred Billetter; her parents; sisters, Anna Pillar, Margaret Hardy-Hentosh and Kathryn Pascute; brothers, Albert, Andrew and William Lucas, and three infant brothers.

Friends will be received from 2 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 3rd, at THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 26 River St., Madison, Ohio.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 4th, at St. Cyprian Catholic Church, 4223 Middle Ridge Road, Perry, Ohio. Final Resting Place will be at Perry Cemetery in Perry.

The children would encourage donations to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44110-2602 in appreciation for their services and the comfort and care they extended to both their parents in their final days at home.

Obituary and condolences at www.behmfuneral.com and starbeacon.com.