Eleanor J. McNary Ricci

July 2, 1937November 13, 2012

ELEANOR J. RICCI (nee: McNary) age 75, passed away peacefully on November 13, 2012. She was a beloved and outstanding mother. Eleanor leaves behind her sister, Flo (Tom) Reilly and two brothers; Freddie (Georgie) Weisner and Lenny (Cathy) Lithgow, her daughter, Denise (Scott deceased) Joseph, and her son, David (Bonnie) Sisco. She will also be missed by numerous loving relatives and friends. A memorial service to celebrate Eleanor's wonderful spirit and life will be held at 1pm Saturday, November 17, at CATAVOLOS-BERRY FUNERAL HOME, 23040 Center Ridge Rd., Westlake, where family will receive friends from the conclusion of services until 4pm. Pastor Tom MacMillan from John Knox Presbyterian Church will be officiating. For online tributes and condolences please visit


  • Memorial Service Saturday, November 17, 2012
  • Visitation Saturday, November 17, 2012

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November 28, 2012

Dear Denise, I am so saddened by your mom's death. She was such a wonderful, happy person and I have many fond memories of her when I lived in Bay. I am so thankful that I got to visit her on her birthday last summer in Clevelaned. She has never changed, always a smile.
Sorry to hear about your husband's death. It must have been so hard on you after two deaths. God bless you and I will keep you in my prayers. Love, Ellie Griffin

November 22, 2012

Denise and David - I was very sorry to hear about Eleanor. We worked many years at the Zurich. I returned to Scotland many years ago but, had a reunion with your Mum and the other girls on my visit in 2008. She will be sadly missed. I will remember you in my prayers.
Best regards, Moira McCulloch, Blackburn,Scotland

Kevin and LuAnn Hinkel

November 18, 2012

Dear Denise and David, So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. She was such a wonderful person!! She was always so positive. She spread her happiness to all around her. She made others feels good just to be in her presence. Our whole family loved her. May God bless and comfort you.

Warren & Maureen Nyerges

November 16, 2012

Dave & Denise - You had a great mom, I always enjoyed seeing her. I'll always remember her so fondly.

Pat Meade

November 16, 2012

Dear Denise and David, Jim and I would like to extend our sympathy to you both on the loss of your dear mother. She was a wonderful woman, a lady with a good heart and a special place in my memories and prayers.

Sandy Brown

November 16, 2012

Dear Denise and David, Your mom was a very funny and fun lady to be with and I will miss her dearly. I'm so sorry for your loss.

Mary Ellen Shramek

November 16, 2012

Dear Denise & Dave, my sincerest sympathies to you on the loss of your Mom. It was an honor to have known her and to spend time with her. Always remember that those we love will remain forever in our hearts.

November 16, 2012

Dear Denise and David,
We are going to miss your mom so very much. She was like sunshine every where she went..always so happy and spreading her love to all. We will always remember all the happy and fun times we had together.She will forever have a special place in my heart..we loved her. Prayers and peace to you and your family.

Marion and Gene Zoellner

Kay Mellott

November 16, 2012

You know how much I loved your Mom and how much fun we had together. She will always be a part of me.

November 16, 2012

David & Denise,so sorry for your loss.Your Mom was a great friend and we had many laughs,I will miss her.You are in my prayers at this time.FranRosser