Colleen P. Braessler, age 53, passed away Saturday March 30, 2013 at Marymount Hospital in Garfield Hts, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on March 20, 1960 in Oak Lawn, Ill., to James H. and Ruth M. (Griffiths) Molloy.
She married Glen E. Braessler on April 4, 1987 and he survives. Colleen was employed as a Dental Hygienist for the past 13 years with Dr. Levinsky in Lyndhurst. She enjoyed camping and was a member of the Willowick Campers Club, she also enjoyed puzzles. Colleen treasured and loved time spent together as family.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her son James (Stacey) Braessler of Streetsboro; her daughter, Sarah Braessler of Mantua Twp.; her mother Ruth Molloy of Lockport Ill; her sister, Melanie Molloy and her brothers, Terry (Noel) Molloy and Kevin (Marna) Molloy. She was preceded in death by her father, James H. Molloy; and parents-in-law Emery and Donna Braessler.
Calling hours Wednesday 5-8 P.M. at the Green Family Funeral Home, St. Rt. 44 at the corner of 4668 Pioneer Trail (S. of Rt. 422) Mantua, where prayers will be said Thursday at 11:15 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Thursday April 4, 2013 Noon at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Mantua, with Rev. Michael Garvey officiating.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made in her honor to the Gathering Place, 23300 Commerce Park, Beachwood, OH 44122. Her complete obituary and video tribute may be viewed at www.greenfamilyfuneralhome.com.
(Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service (330) 274-3145 R-C 4-1-13)