Marcia M. Saltsman

August 6, 1934January 3, 2021

Marcia M. Saltsman, (nee Schlaudecker) age 86, of Fairview Park, Ohio passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at O'Neill Healthcare, North Olmsted after a brief battle with Covid-19. Marcia was born August 6, 1934.

Marcia was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, Jim Saltsman, and her parents Mary & Joseph, whom she cared for her entire life, and her brother, William Joseph. She is survived by nieces Linda (Ed) Stickney and Stacey (nee Schlaudecker) Romano, and nephews Fred (Doni) Strok, Gary (Evelyn) Strok, Gregg (Susanne) Schlaudecker, and Jeff Schlaudecker, and grand aunt to three nieces and six nephews. During most of her 86 years, Marcia was a concert pianist. She performed as often as she could, and those performances provided much joy to those fortunate enough to enjoy them. She was also a demanding piano teacher, training hundreds on Cleveland's west side for over 45 years. Many of her students have gone on to careers in music.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, January 8, 2021, at St. Angela Merici Catholic Church , 20970 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park, Ohio 44126. Interment and graveside service immediately following at Holy Cross Cemetery, 14609 Brookpark Rd, Brook Park, Ohio

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association (

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  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Friday, January 8, 2021


Marcia M. Saltsman

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