Robert "Bob" MarkovichJuly 17, 1938
Sheffield Lake - Robert D. Markovich, 78, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at the Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Republic, PA on July 17, 1938.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years of marriage, Jean Markovich of Sheffield Lake; children, Robert (Nancy) Markovich of Sheffield Village, Robin Markovich (Clint Adams) and Jaime Markovich (Tommy Brunson) of Sheffield Lake; son-in-law, Christopher Pranckunas I of Sheffield Lake; grandsons, Luke (Tiffany), Caleb (Emily), Zac, and Christopher II; granddaughters, Lyndy, Madelaine, Alyssa, and Beth (Kathy); sisters, Margaret Markovich and Mary Durigon; and several nieces and nephews family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Traci Pranckunas in 2012; parents, Charles and Barbara Markovich; brothers, James and Richard Markovich; and nephew, Kristopher Markovich.
Bob's family would like to thank the Doctors, nurses and staff at the Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital for their compassion and care for Bob.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Friday, December 9, 2016 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM with fond remembrances and closing prayer at the conclusion of visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, December 10, 2016 at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 715 Harris Road, Sheffield Lake, Fr. Stephen L. Shields, Pastor, officiating. Christian burial services will be held at Garfield Cemetery, Sheffield Village, OH. Memorial donations may be made in Bob's memory to the ALS Association, Gift Processing Center, PO BOX 6051, Albert Lea, MN 56007. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.