Mirella Besednjak

MUNSON – Mirella Besednjak, 81, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at UH Geauga Medical Center in Claridon.

She was born Aug. 6, 1932, in Miren, Yugo-slavia, the daughter of Joseph and Maria Lozej Ozbot.

Mirella worked at Blossom Hill Health Care Residence in Huntsburg. She attended St. Vitus Church in Cleveland.

Survivors include her husband, Alojs “Louie” Brezavscek of Chardon; Louie’s sons Vic and Frank; Mirella’s children, Vince of Maple Heights, Frank of Mount Washington, Ky., Milan of Munson and Milenka Soltis of Southington; her brothers, Stanko and Dragic; and her sisters, Sonja and Elena.

She is preceded in death by her first husband, Milan; a brother; and a sister.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Russell Funeral Service, Middlefield, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday.