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Ellen M. (nee Seidner) Cali

d. October 12, 2015

Ellen Marie Cali (nee Seidner) age 64, entered peacefully into rest after her nearly four year battle with metastatic cancer which ended on Monday, October 12, 2015 at the Hospice of the Western Reserve Ames House in Westlake.   

Ellen is survived by her loving husband of over 40 years, Charles William Cali, who stood by his wife's side and cared for her unconditionally during her time of sickness.  Ellen is the dear mother of Alicia Cali Stalter (Dave), Gina Bayless (Scott), and Charles Ephraim Cali (Sabrina).  Loving grandmother of Gabriella and Benjamin Ramm, Gavin and Grant Bayless, and Henley Cali.  Sister of Anna Vectirelis (William), Cora Martin (Thomas), Nancy Seidner, and Nora Revay (James), daughter-in-law of Emma Cali, and sister-in-law of Dolores Cerne (Frank).  Dear aunt of Sheila, Frank, Angela, John, Michael, Julie, Cheryl, and Frank. 

Ellen was preceded in death by her grandson, Ephraim Cali, brother, Carl John Seidner, nephew, John Musial, mother, Mary Alice Seidner, father, Ephraim Carl Seidner, and father-in-law, Charles Joseph Cali. 

Ellen was born on December 19, 1950, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Ephraim Carl and Mary Alice Seidner.   She had a love of all forms of the arts, fashion, nature, and an incessant desire for knowledge. She dedicated her life to her family and her favorite times were spent with her grandchildren. She was truly a beautiful soul, adored by many.

A cemetery service will be held on Tuesday, October 20th at 10:45am at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery 10175 Rawiga Rd. Rittman, Ohio.

Ellen was a devout Catholic, a Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 27th at 11:00am at Holy Name Church Broadway Ave. Cleveland, OH.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the:
Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44110
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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Starts at 10:45 am (Eastern time)

Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

10175 Rawiga Rd, Seville, OH 44273

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Memorial Mass

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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