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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


Eleanor “Ellie” Ruth Raggets

11/23/1926 — 04/14/2020

Eleanor “Ellie” Ruth Raggets (nee Shestrik), age 93 of Euclid, passed away April 14th, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born November 23, 1926 in Cleveland to the late Anthony and Mary Shestrik.

Ellie worked at the Veterans Administration and Lawson’s Milk Company, was a dedicated volunteer at the Euclid Senior Center, a member of Our Lady of the Lake parish and the former Holy Cross Couple’s Club, and a homemaker.

Ellie is the loving and devoted wife for 65 years to the late Carl John Raggets; caring mother of Susan Pennza, Diane Raggets, Joanne (Richard) Domen, Laurie (Ronald) Rauscher, and Karen (Jim) White; grandmother of Christine (Joseph) White, Lisa (Barry) Stevenson, Robert (Brittany) Rauscher, Daniel Domen, Maria Domen and the late Cpl Jonathan Pennza; great grandmother of Annabelle Stevenson; aunt to many.

The Raggets family will recieve friends from 9:30-10:00 AM Thursday, July 9th at Our Lady of The Lake Church, 19951 Lakeshore Blvd., Euclid. A Celebration of Life Memorial Mass will be held at 10 AM Thursday, July 9th following the visitation at the church. Father Joe Fortuna will officiate the Memorial Mass. The family would like to invite you back to The Abbey of Willoughby, 38011 Euclid Ave., Willoughby for a reception after the memorial mass.

Arrangements were entrusted to Jeff Monreal Funeral and Cremation Services.

A candid photo of Eleanor "Ellie" Ruth Raggets smiling


July 9, 2020


9:30-10:00 AM


Our Lady of The Lake Church

19951 Lakeshore Blvd., Euclid