The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

December 16, 2012

Andrew M. Netzel Jr.


Star Beacon

CLEVELAND — — Andrew Michael Netzel Jr., stillborn, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at the Special Birthing Center at the Cleveland Clinic.

Already nicknamed “Drew”, he was the second son of Andrew and Marjorie Netzel of Geneva Township. Drew’s family includes sister, Emily Marie Netzel; paternal grandparents, Edmund and Mary Netzel of Mentor; and great-grandmother, Amalie Netzel of Cleveland. He is also missed by his uncle, David Netzel of Euclid. Maternal grandparents are Charles E. Trax of Finleyville, Pa., and Gail H. Charlier of Roscoe, Pa.; and great-grandfather, John A. Trax of Finleyville, Pa.

Drew was preceded in death by his brother, John, who was stillborn in March; maternal great-grandparents, George and Helen Young; and great-grandmother, Marjorie B. Trax. He is also preceded in death by paternal great-grandparents, George and Mary Neforos and Edmund Netzel Sr.

Private Family Graveside Services will be held at a later date with Pastor Michael Meranda, of Messiah Lutheran Church, presiding. Interment will be in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Geneva, Ohio, where he will be buried with his brother. Cremation Services were provided by BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME.

Memorials may be given to the Friends of the Harpersfield Covered Bridge Metropark, Ashtabula County Metropark, 25 W. Jefferson St., Jefferson, Ohio 44047 or to Harpersfield Hall, 4858 Cork-Cold Springs Road, Geneva, Ohio 44041.

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