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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


Richard Ryan Zawacki

8/06/1991 - 11/30/2023

Richard Ryan Zawacki, age 32 of Madison, unexpectedly passed away at home due to complications of Epilepsy on November 30th, 2023. He was born August 6th, 1991 in Euclid.

Ryan was a talented machinist. He graduated from Madison High School in 2010 and was a member of the Riverside High School Hockey Club. He was a car enthusiast, especially for his VW GTI. He enjoyed the Metroparks, hiking and meditation by the lake. Fellowship and Friend of Bill W. where he was very active. Ryan’s generosity and kindness will never be forgotten.

Ryan was the loving son of Richard S. and Kathleen E. (nee Thorpe) Zawacki; brother of Katelyn (Donald Kosec-fiancé) Zawacki and Reed Zawacki; grandson of the late Wallace and Emily Zawacki and the late Ernest and Margaret Thorpe; nephew and cousin of many.

The Zawacki family will receive family and friends from 4:00 – 7:00 PM Wednesday, December 6th, 2023 at Jeff Monreal Funeral Home, 1000 Mentor Ave., Painesville. A Celebration of Ryan’s Life will be held at 7:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Ryan’s name to https://give.epilepsy.com/page/33651/donate/1?locale=en-US


December 6, 2023


7:00 PM


Jeff Monreal Funeral Home

1000 Mentor Ave., Painesville OH 44077