MENTOR — Christine Cosimi, age 86, of Mentor, Ohio, and formerly of Ashtabula, Ohio, died on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at the Ultercare of Mentor.
Born Dec. 28, 1928, in Bartenstein, East Prussia, Germany, she was the daughter of August and Minna (Warschun) Prill. Christine served in the German Army as a dispatcher.
Swimming was her favorite sport having won honors in Germany. After coming to the United States, she was a member of St. Joseph Church. Her hobbies included painting, and being a fan of the Cleveland Indians and Browns. Her favorite pastime was being together with her grandsons.
Survivors include her husband of 65 years, Clay Cosimi of Mentor; her son, Clayton (Mary) Cosimi of Mentor; and her grandsons, Gregory (Deanna Polito) Cosimi and Daniel Cosimi.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 21st, at GUERRIERO FUNERAL HOME, 1550 West 19th St., Ashtabula, with Deacon Richard Johnson, of Our Lady of Peace Parish, officiating. Burial will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Thursday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Funeral Home.
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