Anderson, George Jendrus 'Andy' b. September 26, 1889 d. May 28, 1962 Major League Baseball Player. Left handed hitting outfielder and leadoff hitter for Brooklyn in the Federal League in 1914 and 1915. He also played for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1918. His best season was 1914 when he hit .316 with 3 homeruns, 24 RBI's and 16 stolen bases. He had a .287 lifetime batting average with 5 homeruns and 69 RBI's. (Bio by: Decal) All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA
Boiardi, Hector b. October 22, 1897 d. June 21, 1985 Businessman/Entrepreneur. A native of Piacenza, Italy, he was a world renowned chef known for his many Italian dishes. Known affectionately as 'Chef Boyardee' he founded his food franchise of products with his wife Helen. He became a food prodigy by age 11, in his native Italy, but later emigrated to New York City in 1915, where his brother got him a job working as a waiter and then chef in the Plaza Hotel's kitchen. He later accepted another job at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. He moved to Cleveland...[Read More] All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA Plot: Mausoleum
Marotta Sr., Vincent George b. February 22, 1924 d. August 1, 2015 American Inventor, Real Estate Developer and Philantropist. Marotta, a former pro football player who had also signed with Major League Baseball’s St. Louis Cardinals, was a co-creator of the Mr. Coffee machine that eventually replaced the standard percolator found in most American homes. A star athlete, he was signed as a center fielder by the Cardinals soon after he graduated from high school, but World War II intervened, and after serving in the Army, he earned a bachelor’s degree in history...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis M.) All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA
Milnar, Albert Joseph b. December 26, 1913 d. June 30, 2005 Major League Baseball Player. Nicknamed "Happy" Milnar, he played with the Cleveland Indians from rom 1939 to 1941. During those years he was was Cleveland's number-two pitcher behind Hall of Famer Bob Feller. He compiled a career record of 57-58 with an ERA of 4.22 with his finest year being 1940. Pitching along side Cleveland legend Feller and Mel Harder, he compiled a fine record of 18-10. Milner also played with the St Louis Browns and the Philadelphia Phillies. (Bio by: Joyce) All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA
Smetona, Antanas b. August 10, 1874 d. January 9, 1944 Twice President of Lithuania 1919-20, and 1926-40. A writer and journalist by profession, Smetona was active in the Lithuanian National Movement. He was a member of the Lithuanian National Council and one of the signers of the Lithuanian Declaration of Independence in 1918. He was a member of the Nationalist Party and his authoratitive regime was in power until the 1940 Soviet invasion. Smetona was able to successfully flee Lithuania when the USSR invaded the country on June 15, 1940, being the...[Read More] (Bio by: Frank Passic, Albion Historian) All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA Plot: His remains were transferred here in 1975, after having originally been interred in Cleveland's Knollwood Cemetery mausoleum.
Voinovich, George Victor b. July 15, 1936 d. June 12, 2016 US Senator, Governor of Ohio, Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio. A member of the Republican Party, he served the State of Ohio in the United States Senate from 1999 until 2011. He served as the 65th Governor of Ohio from 1991 until 1998 and served as the 54th Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio from 1982 until 1989. Voinovich established himself as one of Ohio's most popular political figures during his era. Born to Catholic parents of Serbian and Slovenian descent, he suffered from osteomyelitis during his...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA Plot: Section 32, Lot 2538, Grave 2 GPS coordinates: 41.5940056, -81.2686920 (hddd.dddd)