Jean Speck (nee Lipinski), 101, of North Ridgeville, passed away Friday, November 22, 2013, at the Lutheran Home in Westlake. She was born in Cleveland and lived in North Ridgeville for the past 21 years, moving from Bonita Springs, Florida. She previously lived in Parma Hts.
Jean was a longtime member of First Congregational United Church of Christ in North Ridgeville.
She was a wonderful seamstress and animal lover. She enjoyed gardening, sewing and playing the piano.
Survivors include her daughters, Barbara (Al) Azzolino of North Royalton, Rhonda Sue Webb of North Ridgeville; grandchildren, Lucian, Ronnie and Ricky; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert George Speck; son, Martin Speck; brother, Vito “Rickey” Lipinski; and parents, Leon and Aurelia Lipinski.
A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2013, 11:30 A.M., at John Knox Presbyterian Church, 25200 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted. Reverend Tom MacMillan will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Love-A-Stray, c/o 39104 Detroit Rd., Avon, OH 44011.