RUNEVITCH, Walter J. Jr., age 85, Beloved husband of the late Ruth M. (nee Papesh); Loving father of Judith Kocour (Robert); Dear grandfather of Robert Jr. (Candice) and Jodi Vanderburg; Son of the late Pearl Wilda (nee Yonick) and Walter John Runevitch Sr.; Brother of James (Donna), Louise Cefus (Dennis), Elsie Wiesieuski (Bill) and the late Edward (late Patty) and the late Arthur (Mary Ann); uncle and great-uncle of many.
Walter was a lifetime member and a past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus Council 5106, as well as a member of the Maple Heights Catholic Club, the American Legion and a Master Chief Petty Officer and U.S. Navy WWII Veteran.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions in his name to Holy Family Home, 6707 State Rd. Parma, OH 44134.
Friends may call at the Ferfolia Funeral Home, 5386 Lee Road (near Broadway), Maple Heights. Vistiation Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Thursday at 9:15 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial, St. Monica Catholic Church, at 10 a.m. Interment Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.