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August 10, 2007

Obituaries for 8/10/2007


BOZEMAN, MONT. - - Eleanor J. Sears Wrentmore (n%25E9e: Soeder), age 82, of Bozeman, Mont., for three years, formerly of Madison, Wis., Geneva, Lakewood and Cleveland, Ohio, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2007, at Deaconess Hospital in Bozeman, Mont.

She was born Nov. 9, 1924, in Cleveland, Ohio, and was a member of East Side Turners "Turnvrine" since the 1940s, a member of Historian of the Lakewood Emblem Club, past President of the Franklin Elementary School P.T.A. from 1966 to 1967, Lakewood High School Booster parent from 1972 to 1979, former member of St. James and St. Clement Churches, and noted for singlehandedly selling vest costumes for the Lakewood Barbershop Quartet.

An avid bowler with a high 200 series, she and her first husband, Sherman, shared golfing together. She was a volunteer at Eliza Jennings Home and a great humanitarian.

She was a Quality Control Inspector for Imperial Clevite Bronze.

Survivors include her daughter, Gail E. (Joel) Haynes; her son, Glen R. Sears (John Lee); grandchildren, Elise, Kaitlin and Courtney; and her brothers, Leonard and Raymond Soeder.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Sherman E. Sears, and her second husband, Harold Wrentmore.

Funeral Service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13, 2007, at BRICKMAN BROS. FUNERAL HOME, 37433 Euclid Ave., Willoughby, Ohio 44094. Interment will be at Lakewood Park Cemetery, Rocky River, Ohio.

Calling Hours will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, 2007, at the Funeral Home.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106.

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CONNEAUT - - Michael J. March%25E9, age 63, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Tuesday evening, Aug. 7, 2007, at the Cleveland Clinic.

Born May 2, 1944, in Erie, Pa., he was the son of Paul March%25E9 and Betty (Crook) Antill.

He was a Conneaut resident since 1978 and was employed at General Aluminum. He also assisted Bob Sharp in the operation of his business, Northeast Cycle Shop and enjoyed old cars, motorcycles, gun-collecting and target-shooting.

Survivors include his wife, whom he married November 11, 1978, Diane L. (Lybrook) March%25E9; two sons, Paul (Trish) and Jeffery (Cheryl) Turk, all of Erie, Pa.; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; his sister, Angela March%25E9; and three brothers, Joseph March%25E9 of Orlando, Fla., Paul (Rita) March%25E9 of Portland, Ore., and Martin March%25E9 of Cleveland, Ohio.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Jannis Shriner.

Funeral Service will be 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007, at the MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, Ohio.

Friends may call at the Funeral Home from 2 until the time of service at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007.

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