The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

Breaking News

Obituary Archives

April 30, 2013

Jennie T. Brudapast

KINGSVILLE — Jennie Brudapast, age 91, formerly of N. Ridge Road E., passed away after a long illness at the Ashtabula County Nursing Home on Saturday, April 27, 2013.

Born Sept. 4, 1921, in Ashtabula, Ohio, the daughter of Harry and Virginia (DeAngelo) Brudapast, she has been a lifelong Ashtabula resident.

A graduate of Ashtabula High School, she then worked for Ashtabula Rubber, and retired from the housekeeping department of the Ashtabula County Medical Center.

After taking care of her ill father, Jennie sold the family house on E. 16th St. and moved to a mobile home park where she enjoyed her neighbors. She was a member of Our Lady of Peace, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish. She loved planting her garden and flowers. She always listened to Polka Hour, dance music and Animal Planet.

Jennie is survived by her sister-in-law, Agnes Brudapast; brother-in-law, Dick Strong of Painesville; nieces and nephews, Donald (Hiroko) Eovino of Hawaii, Marsha Eovino of Hawaii, Joyce Strong of Painesville, Janice (Steve) Stanley of Chicago, Ill., David (Beth) Brudapast of Tallmadge, Ohio, Virginia (Don) Keller of Mentor, Roberta Brudapast of Columbus, Ohio, and Shaari (Ronald) Mieczivikowski of Cheektawaga, N.Y.; step-sister, Eleanor (Butch) Miller of Maple Grove, Minn.; cousin and caretakers, Jean Vendetti, and Gail and Tom Pickett.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Harry; two sisters, Edith Strong and Lena Duncan; and her parents.

Funeral Services will be held 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 2nd, at the ZABACK-WILLIAMS-DUCRO FUNERAL HOME, 500 W. Prospect Ave., Ashtabula, with Deacon Richard Johnson presiding. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, in the Brudapast Family Lot.

Calling Hour will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m.

Thank You to the County Home, Nurses and Hospice for Jennie’s care.

Obituary and condolences at and

Text Only
Obituary Archives

     Molly Grippi, 87, of Ashtabula, Ohio, died at the Ashtabula County Medical Center on Tuesday afternoon, July 29, 2014.

    July 29, 2014


    Kathleen  “Katey” A.  Welhouse, 30, died on Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 29, 2014

  • Janet R. Cullum Janet R. Cullum

    Janet Ray Cullum, age 71, died on Sunday, July 27, 2014, after a short illness at University Hospitals Cleveland.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo


    Lloyd D. Jordan Sr., 77, of Austinburg, Ohio, died Monday, July 28, 2014, in Geneva, Ohio.

    July 29, 2014


    Treadeen Kay Pavlic, 62, died on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at her home.

    July 29, 2014


    Louis Frigic, 87, of Conneaut, Ohio, died early Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Lake Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

    July 29, 2014


    Gerald L. Mioranza, 80, of Red Oak Lane, Geneva, Ohio, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at his home.

    July 29, 2014


    Robert “Bob” A. Rayl, 68, died on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at home in Hambden Township, Ohio.

    July 29, 2014


    Lynn M. Busch, 76, of Madison, Ohio, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

    July 29, 2014

  • Margaret A. Inman Margaret A. Inman

    Margaret Ann Inman, age 79, of Garrettsville, Ohio, passed away at Trumbull Memorial Hospital on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • George C. Vanaskey George C. Vanaskey

    George C. Vanaskey, age 72, of Conneaut, Ohio, died at his home Saturday evening, July 26, 2014, following a six-month illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Billy C. Hayes Billy C. Hayes

    Billy C. Hayes, age 71, of Norco Road, Carrollton, Ohio, died Sunday morning, July 27, 2014, in Aultman Hospital Compassionate Care Center at Canton.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brenda L. Wilkinson

    Brenda Lee Means Wilkinson, age 70, of Bowling Green, Ky., passed away in the early afternoon on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Magnolia Village with her loving sons at her bedside.

    July 28, 2014

  • William C. Hockaday

    William C. Hockaday, age 67, of Delaware, Ohio, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, as a result of a tractor accident in Bainbridge, Ohio.

    July 28, 2014


    James R. Mischka, 52, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Lake Pointe Rehabilitation Center, Conneaut.

    July 28, 2014


    Eugene Protzman, 82, of Garland, Texas, and formerly of Painesville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 26, 2014. Eugene was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

    July 28, 2014


    Janeth S. (Winter) Larson, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Holly Hill Nursing Home, where she had received excellent care since 2008.

    July 28, 2014

  • James C. Miller James C. Miller

    With his family at his bedside, James C. Miller, age 81, of Andover, Ohio, passed peacefully to enter the kingdom of our Lord. Jim passed on Friday, July 25, 2014, in St. Vincent Health System in Erie, Pa.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Michael F. Pocza Michael F. Pocza

    Michael F. Pocza Jr., age 84, of Sanctuary of Geneva, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo


    George C. Vanaskey, 72, of Conneaut, Ohio, died at his home Saturday evening, July 26, 2014, following a six-month illness.

    July 27, 2014

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide