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Painesville Location

1000 Mentor Avenue Painesville, Ohio 44077

Willoughby Location

38001 Euclid Avenue Willoughby, Ohio 44094

Mentor Location

6330 Center Street Mentor, Ohio 44060


Cynthia “Cindy” Marie Alusheff

8/26/1957 - 7/24/2023

Cynthia “Cindy” Marie Alusheff, age 65 of Chagrin Falls, passed away peacefully in her sleep July 24th, 2023. She was born August 26th, 1957 in Euclid to the late Charles & Christina Alusheff.

Cindy began her teaching career with the Diocese of Cleveland and retired from the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. She dedicated over thirty-five years of her life to educating children. She was loved by her students and colleagues alike. There will never be a substitute for an exceptional teacher like Ms. Alusheff. 

Cindy was the loving companion of Alex Kato; beloved sister of the late Charles “Chuck” (Donna) Alusheff; loving “Teta” of Lauren Alusheff; stepmother of Emily (Joe) Rini; “Baba” of Joey, Millie and Mikey Rini; niece, cousin and friend to many.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 6:00 PM Sunday, July 30th, 2023 at Jeff Monreal Funeral Home, 1000 Mentor Ave., Painesville. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 AM Monday at the funeral home. Burial to follow at Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chesterland.

Donations can be made in Cindy’s name to the Geauga County Dog Shelter, 12513 Merritt Rd., Chardon OH 44024.


July 31, 2023


10:00 AM


Jeff Monreal Funeral Home

1000 Mentor Ave., Painesville OH 44077