Richard J. Putka, age 85 of Brecksville passed away at Parma Hospital on January 4, 2019.

Dearest and devoted husband of Marge (Gaspar); loving father of Marjorie (Mark) Suhay, Richard (Pam), Christine (Michael) Deutsch, Roseann (Jerry) Grisko and Jack (Denise); grandfather of 8; great-grandfather of 4; son of the late John and Rose; brother of Raymond and Lillian Kalavsky and the late Edward and Jeanne Kozlowsky; uncle of many.

Funeral Mass 10:00 AM Friday, January 11, 2019 at St. Basil The Great Church 8700 Brecksville Rd.  Brecksville, Ohio

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Benedictine High School, Advancement Dept. 2900 MLK Jr. Dr. Cleveland, OH 44104.