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JAMES J. KAZEL
  • Sr. Dorothy Kazel Scholarship Fund, c/o Beaumont Catholic School
    3301 N. Park Blvd.
    Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

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“To all of you:My sincerest, deepest, prayerful sympathy is with you now and in the days, weeks and months ahead. I am so sorry for your loss of such...Read More »
1 of 33 | Posted by: Sister Colette Livingston - OH

“DEAR DOROTHY AND KIDS: WE WERE SHOCKED TO LEARN ABOUT JIM'S PASSING AND ARE SO VERY SAD FOR YOU ALL. WHAT WONDERFUL MEMORIES WE HAVE OF THE FUN...Read More »
2 of 33 | Posted by: BARBARA SNELLING - KIAWAH ISLAND, SC

“I am so sad to hear of this great loss to the Kazel family. Growing up with our families being friends was very special. Jimmy was never anything but...Read More »
3 of 33 | Posted by: Claudia Pedala - New York, NY

“We just got the news about our Dear Friend Jim..... We are in Florida and will not be home until late Friday evening... Wish we could be with all of...Read More »
4 of 33 | Posted by: Sue &Al Tegel - Family Friend

1981 - Dad, David, Carolyn - dinner in Chicago “Such a joy-filled, hard working man. I was honored to have spent time with the Kazel family while I was in college with David and glad to have...Read More »
5 of 33 | Posted by: Carolyn Thompson - Camdenton, MO

“HE WAS A KIND AND LOVING MAN TO ALL WHO MET HIM. DOROTHY, YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS. GOD BLESS YOU ALL WITH PEACE. JEAN...Read More »
6 of 33 | Posted by: JEAN GAETANO`` - ROCKY RIVER, OH

“I have known Jimmy since I was born. Our parents were good friends. I feel I have known you, Dorothy, almost just as long. I remember how cool I...Read More »
7 of 33 | Posted by: Florence Pedala - New york, NY

“Dorothy and family,What a kind man I always remember Mr. Kazel to be. I am so sorry for your loss. It's so painful to lose a loved one. Harder still...Read More »
8 of 33 | Posted by: Maureen Pedala - new york, NY

“Deepest sympathies to you Dorothy and all of the family. Jim was a good and faithful servant and now lives in glory! Blessing to all of you through...Read More »
9 of 33 | Posted by: Suzanne Root - Fairborn, OH

“In our hearts forever, what a wonderful man Jim was, a beautiful soul <3 RIP ”
10 of 33 | Posted by: Debbie Kimball-Morrow - Avon Lake, OH

“DEAR DOROTHY, WORDS CANNOT EXPRESS OUR SORROW IN LEARNING OF THE PASSING OF YOUR HUSBAND , JIM .HE LEAVES BEHIND THE LEGACY OF AN EXTRAORDINARY MAN...Read More »
11 of 33 | Posted by: carole mancino - south euiclid, OH

“Dear Dorothy, I am so sorry to hear that your dear Jim has passed on. He was always so kind and funny. It was a pleasure to have known him. May...Read More »
12 of 33 | Posted by: Kristine Schwab - Bedford, OH

“Dorothy, I am so sorry to learn of Jim's passing. I know the pain you are suffering but God will bring you through and provide all that you need to...Read More »
13 of 33 | Posted by: A friend

“Dorothy,My sincere condolences to you and your family.God Bless all of you.GerdaFormer Receptionist at the Little Sistersof the Poor. ”
14 of 33 | Posted by: Gerda Reinhard - Warrensville Hts, OH

“The Kazel Family,Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Take care and God Bless!Steve Grescovich ”
15 of 33 | Posted by: Steve Grescovich - Cuyahoga Falls, OH

“Dorothy, The news of Jim's death came as a complete surprise to me. Let me share with you and your family my sincerest sympathy. Because of a...Read More »
16 of 33 | Posted by: Bishop Roger Gries - Cleveland, OH

“Kazel family, I am so sorry for your loss. Special prayers to you all at this time. ”
17 of 33 | Posted by: Denise (Petronzio) Geisler - OH

“Colleen and Ed, Know that I'm thinking of you and your family during this sad time. My hope is that all of the happy memories of your Dad will...Read More »
18 of 33 | Posted by: JEANNETTE RIPEPI - NORTH ROYALTON, OH

“Dear Dad. Sveikas! As tave myliu.Daniel ”
19 of 33 | Posted by: Daniel kazel - Manhattan Beach, CA

“Dear DorothySo very sorry to read of Jim's passing. I remember the special prayer room you have in your home. May your deep faith sustain you and...Read More »
20 of 33 | Posted by: Nancy Frederico - South Euclid, OH

“I'm were so sorry to hear about Jim's passing. I hope that the love of family and friends will comfort and strengthen you in the days ahead. Love...Read More »
21 of 33 | Posted by: dianne giannopulos - chicago, IL

“Dear Dorothy and children,So sorry to hear of Jim's passing.Went to St. George with all of you ...friendshipI still have our old communion picture...Read More »
22 of 33 | Posted by: Rose Marie Pozna nee tutie - OH

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
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24 of 33 | Posted by: jim and maryann slazas - CA

“Dorothy and family,So very sorry to hear about Jim. May you be comforted by the wonderful memories you shared. Our love and prayers! ”
25 of 33 | Posted by: Jean and Jon Lynch - Rio Verde, AZ

“Jamie, was so sorry to hear about your Dad. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Keep you many memories close to...Read More »
26 of 33 | Posted by: Kathleen Berry - Cleveland, OH

“May cherished memories bring you moments of comfort and may lasting piece surround your grieving hearts. Know that you are in our thoughts and...Read More »
27 of 33 | Posted by: A friend

“To Dorothy and Family,My condolences to you and yours on the loss of Jimmy. Knew both of you at St. George school before moving to Parma in the...Read More »
28 of 33 | Posted by: A friend


29 of 33 | Posted by: Jim Tutie - North Ridgeville

“Jamie and Regan - I am so sorry to read about the loss of your dear father/father-in-law. I will be keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers. ...Read More »
30 of 33 | Posted by: Christa Cirino McHale - OH

“Dear Dorothy and family, know you are in my prayers. You will always have Jim in your heart.In Our Lord's love, Mercita ”
31 of 33 | Posted by: Mercita Thailing - Georgetown, TX

“MY sympathy for your loss. May the God of all comfort sustain you at this difficult time. ”
32 of 33 | Posted by: B - Cleve

“Rest in peace, Jim. We will always remember you on Thanksgiving while we play family football with you up there keeping score. You will be missed...Read More »
33 of 33 | Posted by: Denny & Rosie Michalski - Parma, OH


KAZEL
JAMES J. KAZEL, age 80. Beloved husband of 58 years to Dorothy (nee Chapon). Loving and devoted father of David, Cheryl, Dr. Colleen DeBarr (Edward), Celeste Woyat (Dr. Steve), Daniel and James (Regan). Cherished grandfather of Paul, Faith, Steven, Collin, Joe and James (deceased). Dearest son of the late Joseph and Malvina (nee Kazlauskas). Dear brother of the late Sr. Dorothy Kazel, OSU. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the Sr. Dorothy Kazel Scholarship Fund, c/o Beaumont Catholic School, 3301 N. Park Blvd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44118. Mass of Christian Burial Friday March 10, 2017 St. Christopher Church, 20141 Detroit Road, Rocky River, Ohio at 11:00AM. Interment Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church FRIDAY 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Arrangements entrusted to the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).

CROSS NOTICE: DeBARR see KAZEL NOTICE
WOYAT see KAZEL NOTICE