Joanna Merrifield, age 92. Beloved wife of Gordon P. Merrifield (deceased). Later, she was a companion of Frank Nagode. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Milan Todorovich. Joanna was loved and admired by many and will be deeply missed by the following family and friends: her cousin Snjezana (Senny) Shaughnessy, (spouse) Timothy and their child Jennifer. Joanna was the Step Mother of Gordon E. Merrifield (Judy), Step Grand Mother of Dean G. Merrifield and James L. Merrifield (deceased), Great Step Grand Mother to Sarah and Emily Merrifield. Joanna will be missed by dear friends Fran and Bob Mordus, Richard (Dick) Nagode, Peggy and Ron Baker, Bob and Judy North, Janice and Ron Price, Bill Nagode, Mike and Mel Nagode, Richard and Ann Nagode, Ken and Irene Henkel, Randee Herbst and many more friends.
Joanna had a long career in the Cleveland advertising industry: she was an owner and principal of American Mounting and Finishing Company, and concurrently held the same positions with Graphic Art’s Finishers, Inc. Joanna was a past president of the Women’s Ad Club of Cleveland and was “Person of the Year” for the Cleveland Printing Industry. Joanna was a 62-year member of the Eastern Star. She retired from the Paulich Specialty Company (independent account executive) in 2000.
A graveside service will be held for friends and family at Acacia Park cemetery on May 15, 2018.
Both of our funeral home locations offer complete services for traditional funerals, funerals followed by cremation, graveside services, shipping arrangements and direct cremations with memorial services.
All of our funeral home locations offer complete services for traditional funerals, funerals followed by cremation, graveside services, shipping arrangements and direct cremations with memorial services.
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Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
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