NICHOLAS BOBECZKO age 99, passed away at Parker Place in Mentor, February 10, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Mary (nee Szmagala) for over 72 years; loving father of Gerald (Mary Jo) and Daniel (Oksana); cherished grandfather of Paul (Laura), Anne Callis (Joe), Karen Ridder (Paul), Dan Jr. (Gary DiBianca), Andrea Gyure, Gregory (Kristin) and great-grandfather of 13; dear brother-in-law of Taras Szmagala (Midge); dearest uncle and dear friend of many. Nicholas was preceded in death by his loving parents, Theodore and Catherine Bobeczko, son Taras Gregory, brothers Steve and John and sisters Mary Toth and Rose Popiolek. Friends may call at THE KOLODIY-LAZUTA FUNERAL HOME, 5677 STATE RD., PARMA, FRIDAY 2-4 AND 6-8 P.M. PARASTAS 7 P.M. Funeral Liturgy Saturday, February 15 at St. Andrew Ukrainian Catholic Church (7700 Hoertz Rd.) at 11 a.m. (PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH). Entombment St. Andrew Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the Bobeczko family suggests contributions to St. Andrew Ukrainian Catholic Church.