Charles Sekerak Jr., 88, of Lyndhurst, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at The Greens Care and Rehabilitation Center in Lyndhurst.
He was born Dec. 1, 1931, in Merrittstown, Pa.
Charles was a U.S. Army veteran.
He was the loving father of Charles M. (Leslie) Sekerak, Joyce E. (Jim) Schnitz, Michael T. “Mickey” (Jane) Sekerak, and Therese E. “Teri” Sekerak (Vince Rylant); cherished grandfather of Matthew (Brody), Daniel (Olivia), and Christopher; brother of John (Kathy) Sekerak; brother-in-law of Carol Sekerak; uncle of many nieces and nephews; and former husband of Mary J. Lally.
Charles was preceded in death by his son, Ronald T. Sekerak; parents, Charles Sr. and Mary (nee Stagon) Sekerak; sisters, Mary (Bill) Boyle, Julia (Peter) Nasasuik and Elizabeth (1929); and brothers, Nick (Helen), Stephen, Charles and Andrew.
Family will receive friends from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at The Abbey of Willoughby, 38011 Euclid Ave. (located on the grounds of McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Home), in Willoughby, with a Celebration of Life service to be conducted at 6:30 p.m. Fr. Martin Polito will officiate. Graveside services with military honors will take place 3 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville. (Family and friends are asked to meet at 2:30 p.m. at the cemetery.)
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