June 25, 2016


Coletta Marie Vah

Coletta Marie Vah (nee Lawlor), 77 years old, died on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville, following a long illness. Mrs. Vah was born on July 19, 1935 in Cleveland, and lived in Elyria for most of her life.

She was a homemaker and a member of St. Jude Catholic Church. She enjoyed bingo and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, John Vah, Jr.; two sons, Robert of Valparaiso, Indiana and David of Elyria; one daughter, Christine Pajevic of Copley; 10 grandchildren; and one great grandchild; five brothers; and two sisters.

She was preceded in death by two brothers; one sister; and her parents, Frank and Coletta (nee Schmidt) Lawlor.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

To leave online condolences for the family go to www.reichlinroberts.com

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland St., Elyria.