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“I grew up knowing Uncle Henry as "Uncle Hank", never knowing until much later that he didn'r like being called "Hank". He has always held my deepest...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jake Lekan - Clifton Forge, VA

I didn't know Henry but my father was in this photo montage and I have the article and found Henry's obit so wanted to share.
2 of 6 | Posted by: Tina Lesniak Sado

Henry was 23 in this photo from the Plain Dealer while recovering at Crile Hospital WWII
3 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Mike and family, I was sorry to read that your uncle has passed away. On behalf of the MHHS class of 65, I would like to express our condolences. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Charlotte Weimert Zaranka - OH

“I'm his cousin Mickie Spencer's son, Frank, from Long Beach CA. My mom is 91 years and 9 months old. She's in the hospital as I write. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Frank Spencer - Long Beach, CA

“De De, Sorry for the loss of your beloved uncle.Linda (from G&S) ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Piche - Parma Heights, OH

HENRY L. PAPILLI, age 97. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy (nee Lekan). Dear brother of¬¬¬¬ the following deceased; James Cresente (Clara), Ida Provenzano (Alfred) and Jean Cuttaia (Angelo). Cherished uncle of Diane Batke (Donald), Joanne Zito (Anthony) (both deceased), Michael Provenzano (Cathy), Joseph Provenzano and other nieces and nephews. U.S. Army World War II Veteran Purple Heart, 2 Bronze Stars for heroism and French Legion of Honor Medal Recipient. All services and interment at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery private. Arrangements entrusted to the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).