Josephine Speed


June 11, 1951 - July 4, 2018

Josephine Speed (nee McCullough) Beloved wife of the late Wayne Speed; Dearest mother of Wayne (Tiffany), Kevin (Kita), and Angela; Loving grandmother of Tiana, Aniya, Maritza, Destiny, Wayne, Kevin, Samiyah, Trenyce, Ronald, and Allen; Great-grandmother of two; Dear sister of Betty Phillips, William Stokes, and Joseph McCullough (deceased); Josephine was a member of Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall. 

A memorial service will be held on Thursday July 19, 2018 from 6:00 pm -10:00 pm at Sachsenheim Hall 7001 Denison avenue Cleveland, OH 44102.

Josephine L. Conti

March 28, 1935 - December 14, 2017

Josephine L. Conti (nee Scibana) age 82, passed away on Thursday, December 14, surrounded by her family. Her beloved husband of 58 years, William D. Conti, passed away in 2014. She was the loving mother of Frank, Bill (Betty), Ron, Joe (Lisa), Andrew (Althea), Gina Luberger (Jeff), and Thomas (Michelle); grandmother of Biagio, Lauren, Dominic, Jimmy, Nicholas, Anthony, Joey, Giulia, Sergio, Gianna, and Josephine; great-grandmother of Hannah, Frankie, and Biagio. Josephine had a zest for life and took great pride in raising her children. She loved hosting family gatherings, cooking Sunday dinners, crocheting, and gardening.

Services will be held Friday, December 22, 2017 at St. Noel Church 35200 Chardon Rd. Willoughby Hills, OH 44094. Family and friends will gather at 9:00 a.m., and the service will follow promptly at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be held at a later date.  

Josephine M. Penko

June 26, 1928 - December 13, 2016

Josephine M. Penko (née Burns) of Euclid (age 88) passed peacefully before the holidays with family at her side.  Beloved wife for 65 years of Robert; mother of Charlie, Michael, Irene, Nancy and Scott; grandmother of Nicole; sister of William Burns and Gloria Sheperd; cousin of Audrey Zupan. 

Friends can join the family Sunday Jan. 8 from 2-5, story sharing at 3 in Brookdale's Comm. Ctr. 35300 Kaiser Ct., Willoughby, info (216) 256-5641