• Born: February 28, 1943
  • Died: November 19, 2017
  • Location: Seven Hills, Ohio

A. Ripepi & Sons Funeral Homes

18149 Bagley Road
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Tel. (440) 260-8800

Tribute & Message From The Family

JOANNE LOBAZA (nee Hrnchar), age 74. Beloved wife of the late Mike. Loving mother of Michael (Jessie) Jennifer Lamoda (Jeremy). Cherished grandmother of Dominic, Emily and Bella. Dearest daughter of the late Paul Jr. and Julia (nee Comparoni) Hrnchar. Dear sister of Marlene Wanyerka (Donald) and the late Paul Hrnchar (deceased) (Patricia). Loving aunt and cherished friend of many. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday November 25, 2017 St. Columbkille Church at 11:30AM. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends FRIDAY 4 – 8 PM at the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).


Condolence & Memory Journal

I'm so sorry for your great loss. She was such a devoted mother and grandmother. I'm sure she will be truly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you Jen and your family. God has another angel to watch over you all.

Posted by Mellodi Manke - Valley city, OH   November 24, 2017


I'm sorry for your loss

Posted by Heather Fitzgerald - Broadview Heights, OH   November 23, 2017

I was so sorry to hear of your mom passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you at your time of loss. May fond memories of joyful times together comfort you during this time and in the days ahead.

With Deepest Sympathy,
Sharon Cardo (former classmate)

Posted by Sharon Cardo - North Olmsted, OH   November 22, 2017


I speak for all of your friends at Trademark in offering our sincere condolences for your loss. We know how much your mother meant to you and the joy you felt in spending time with her. We hope that you find Thanksgiving to be a day of inspiration in celebrating her life and the love she brought to you and your family.

Thoughts and prayers

Posted by Eric Dickens - Westlake, OH - Coworker   November 22, 2017

Dear Mike, Jessie and Family, Our hearts go out to all of you. We are sending our love and prayers and as part of your village we will always be here for you.

Posted by The Betlejewski's    November 22, 2017

Dear Jennifer & Jeremy, Micheal & Jessie, Dear Grandchildren Dominic, Emily & Bella,
I am so sorry for your loss & the loss of my wonderful friend. You all ment the world to her, she will be missed by all off us.
May your memories help you get through this, she is with your Dad.
My Sympathy, Thoughts & Prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
Love & God Bess,
Arlene. Inks

Posted by Arlene Inks - Avon, OH   November 22, 2017

Jennifer, So sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom, Joanne. My condolences to you and your family. Stay Strong.

Posted by Bill Factor - Morristown, NJ   November 21, 2017

Dear Jennifer,

I met your Mom at your wedding and home and thought she was such a beautiful, elegant lady. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

Posted by Pat Manton - Sunnyside, NY   November 21, 2017

Dear Jo
You were such a wonderful person and we love and miss you so much.
Rest In Peace dear friend.
Love Warren and Joie.

Posted by Joie Yablon - Medina, OH - Friend   November 20, 2017