Obituaries

Sandra Wilson
B: 1937-12-25
D: 2017-10-19
View Details
Wilson, Sandra
Anthony Marinozzi
B: 1933-12-18
D: 2017-10-18
View Details
Marinozzi, Anthony
Karen Holub
B: 1956-05-27
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Holub, Karen
Carmela Di Palma Mastrangelo
B: 1920-06-23
D: 2017-10-14
View Details
Di Palma Mastrangelo, Carmela
John Minadeo
B: 1955-03-27
D: 2017-10-13
View Details
Minadeo, John
Daniel Makar
B: 1954-06-11
D: 2017-10-12
View Details
Makar, Daniel
Grace Vinkovich
B: 1920-06-04
D: 2017-10-11
View Details
Vinkovich, Grace
Elaine Espie
B: 1940-11-28
D: 2017-10-11
View Details
Espie, Elaine
Charlotte Kenst
B: 1936-09-24
D: 2017-10-09
View Details
Kenst, Charlotte
Gloria Selvaggio
B: 1932-03-24
D: 2017-10-09
View Details
Selvaggio, Gloria
Constance Brain
B: 1934-02-21
D: 2017-10-08
View Details
Brain, Constance
Richard Dodd
B: 1955-07-16
D: 2017-10-07
View Details
Dodd, Richard
Christine Clair
B: 1980-11-09
D: 2017-10-07
View Details
Clair, Christine
Joan Sawicki
B: 1947-02-28
D: 2017-10-05
View Details
Sawicki, Joan
Josephine Zawacki
B: 1924-07-31
D: 2017-10-04
View Details
Zawacki, Josephine
Kenneth Olsen
B: 1942-02-07
D: 2017-10-03
View Details
Olsen, Kenneth
Patricia Counselman
B: 1951-08-26
D: 2017-09-28
View Details
Counselman, Patricia
Trenton Sobolewski
B: 1999-06-03
D: 2017-09-28
View Details
Sobolewski, Trenton
Salvatore Vecchio
B: 1924-07-23
D: 2017-09-23
View Details
Vecchio, Salvatore
George Moroschak
B: 1929-02-13
D: 2017-09-19
View Details
Moroschak, George
Lucille Hunter
B: 1922-05-04
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Hunter, Lucille

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
38001 Euclid Avenue
Willoughby, OH 44094
Phone: (440) 942-0700
Fax:

Burial Services

The earliest human burial dates back 100,000 years. While cultures vary widely in their practices, the fact that human beings have chosen to bury members of their tribes or villages for this long defines burial as one of the longest-lived and most widespread of traditions. For an overview of the global diversity in burial and an in-depth look at American burial customs, check out the websites in the Resources section below.

Our Burial Services

Here at McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Homes, we have the deepest respect for this traditional practice, as we know it has roots in respect and reverence. If you are interested in learning more about the burial services we offer, please review the following information. Should you have questions about anything, please call us at (440) 942-0700.

In making the decision to bury a loved one or when choosing burial during pre-planning, you will need to make a number of decisions. You must select a casket and burial vault,  and choose the cemetery where the casketed remains will be interred. You will also need to select a headstone and arrange for its installation by the cemetery groundskeepers. While this may sound like a lot, you don't have to make all those decisions alone; any licensed member of the McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Homes staff can assist you .

An Open Invitation

We offer a number of affordable burial service options. They range from: simple burials where only a member of our staff oversees the interment of your loved one in the cemetery of your choice; simple graveside services lead by a minister or celebrant; and traditional funeral service followed by interment. Each can be tailored to meet the needs and expectations of today's price-conscious families. Call us today at (440) 942-0700 to learn more about the burial services offered by McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Homes.

Sources:

Wikipedia, "Burial", modified 2014
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burial

Resources:

National Parks Service, "Burial Customs and Cemeteries in American History", accessed 2014
http://www.nps.gov/nr/publications/bulletins/nrb41/nrb41_5.htm

Funerals & Flowers, "Death and Funeral Customs", 2013
http://www.funerals-and-flowers.com/death-and-funeral-customs.html

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.