NICKOLAS “NICK” BEDIK age 66, of Parma, passed away May 25, 2017. Loving son of Dusia (nee Prichodko) and the late Gregory; loving brother of Helen Bilynsky (Myron). Nick leaves behind his best friend and fishing buddy Lee Atkins (Jessica) and many cousins in Illinois, Indiana and Arkansas. He was an avid fisherman who made his owns jigs and flies. Nick’s favorite fishing place was Rocky River, where he caught well over 300 steelhead over the years. The family would like to thank the Pleasantview Care Center staff for the care he received in his courageous two and one half year battle with paralysis. A special thank you to Ali, Heidi, Sophia, Judy, Dee, Minda, Michael, Nicole, Canadian Michelle and Katelyn for their kindness, empathy and humor that made Nick’s life a little more bearable.
Friends may call at THE KOLODIY-LAZUTA FUNERAL HOME, 5677 STATE RD., PARMA, FRIDAY 5-8 P.M. PARASTAS 6 P.M. Funeral Service Saturday, May 27 at St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral at 10 a.m. (PLEASE MEET AT CATHEDRAL). Interment Sunset Memorial Park.