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Freida Hager Destro

Birth Date: August 11, 1927
Death Date: April 22, 2017

Freida Hager Destro, 89, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 22. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Ora Hager, her husband Charles Destro, 5 sisters and brothers, and grandson, Matthew Thurnauer. Surviving Freida are sons Skip and Art Thurnauer, Joe, Jeff, and Dana Destro, and daughters Cynthia Dennis and Candice Destro; eight grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. In addition to raising seven children and feeding half the neighborhood, Freida worked in retail management and as a caregiver to seniors. Born and raised in West Virginia, Freida spent most of her life in the suburbs of Cleveland. Most recently, she lived in Castle Rock, CO, and previously also resided in Palm Desert, CA and Foley, AL. Freida is best remembered for being the center of the party and for bringing fun and humor to the lives of others. She was known as Bami to her grandchildren and great grandchildren and she enjoyed making crafts with them and allowing them freedoms not allowed by their parents! A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 2PM in the Chapel at Sunset Memorial Park, 6245 Columbia Rd., North Olmsted. Inurnment to follow at the Westwood Abbey Mausoleum at Sunset Memorial Park. Contributions may be made in Freida’s name to CLASP http://www.clasphomesofwestport.com/, Special Olympics http://specialolympics.org/, or New Hope Presbyterian Church Deacons http://www.newhopepres.org/.

Memorial Service
June 16, 2017
2:00 pm
Sunset Chapel
6245 Columbia Road North Olmsted, OH 44070
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