age 79. Beloved husband of the late Helen. Loving father of Charles III, John (Dawn) and Tina. Cherished grandfather of Johnathan. Dear brother of Margie Davis, Charlotte Ventura, Ruth Mae Morelli and the late Elmer, Violet Bound, Jan Smith and Marabel Beaumont. Also survived by nieces, nephews and many dear friends. Funeral services Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at the funeral home 11 a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends MONDAY 2-4 AND 6-8 P.M. AT THE A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).