RAVENNA Karol Ilersich, (nee Heiser) 78 of Ravenna, passed away Saturday December 29, 2012.
Karol was born on September 19, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of the late James and Olive (Schell) Heiser. She was a 1952 graduate of John Adams High School, following which she attended and graduated from Hiram College. A Ravenna resident since 1977, she formerly resided in Shalersville and Mantua. Karol was employed by the City of Kent as the Executive Secretary to the Health Commissioner from 1977 until retiring in 2004. A member of Crossroads Community Church, she enjoyed crafting and was a talented seamstress.
Survivors include her children Jeff Ilersich of Cleveland, Kathy (Clark) Stein of Brecksville, Karey (Vawn) Edele of Vermont and Judy (Bob) Kuzman of Maine, 14 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and her beloved dog Daisy.
No calling hours. A Celebration of Life Servcie will be held Thursday January 3, 2013, 11:00 A.M. at Crossroads Community Church, 9018 State Route 44, Ravenna, Ohio 44266 with Pastor Keith McKnight officiating. Family and friends are invited to a time of fellowship at the church following the services. Arrangements are by the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua.
(Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service, 330-274-3145, RC 1-2-13)