CUYAHOGA FALLS - Dolores Peroli Bryan, 85, passed away peacefully on February 19, 2013. Mrs. Bryan was born in Akron, Ohio on Feb. 21, 1927, the daughter of the late Sullivan and Rose (Rich) Peroli.
Dolores retired from Philip F. Franz Co. Inc., where she worked many years as a bookkeeper. She was a member of Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church; she enjoyed crocheting baby afghans for Project Linus, and she loved spending time with her family, yard work and cooking.
Dolores also reunites with her beloved husband, Charles H. Bryan, who passed away in 1997 and sisters, Ann Lahoski and Margaret Vaughan.
She leaves to cherish her memory, children, Barbara (Terry) Palmer, of Ravenna, Patricia Bryan, of Cuyahoga Falls, Kenneth Bryan, and Gerald Bryan, both of FL; grandchildren, Brian (Theresa) Palmer, Tony, and Nicholas Bryan and sisters, Agnes Bean of Georgia and Catherine Baker of Cuyahoga Falls.
The family would like to express special thanks to Kent Health Care and Harbor Light Hospice for their exceptional care.
Friends will be received on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home, 1930 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, Feb. 22 at 11:00 a.m. at Mother of Sorrows Parish, 6034 S. Locust St., Peninsula, OH 44264 (Procession will form at the church). Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions, if desired, may be directed to :Alzhermer's Assoc. 70 West Streetsboro St. Suite 201, Hudson, OH 44236. Her video tribute will be viewable at cliffordshoemaker.com.
(Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home, 330-928-2147, RC 2-20-13)