October 29, 1919 – January 21, 2019
Ross Varacelli, 99, passed away Monday, January 21, 2019 at Akron General Hospital. He was born October 29, 1919 in Cleveland, Ohio, to the late Leonardo and Rose. He was a longtime Wickliffe resident prior to moving to Mayfield Hts. 10 years ago. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the United States Navy. Mr. Varacelli was a truck driver for many years. He devoted his life to his family. Survivors are his sons, David (Pat), Leonard and Ross Jr. (Roseanne); 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, brother Michael (Arlene) and sister June Lentz. He was preceded in death by his wife of Rita, sisters Viola Stevens (Walter) and Connie Marano (Carl), brothers Tony and Joseph and brother-in-law Stan Lentz. Calling hours will be at The DiCicco and Sons Funeral Home 5975 Mayfield Rd. Mayfield Hts., on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 4 to 8 p.m. Private family services will be held. In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences and guest registry www.diciccoandsonsfh.com
St.Jude Childrens Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105
- Visitation Friday, January 25, 2019
- Private Family Services
Mary Ellen Lane
January 24, 2019
Ross and family,
I have only fond memories of your parents and how I was always treated graciously and welcomed at their home.
May special memories help you thru this difficult time.