Gordon Berichon Sr.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on July 6, 2011
Berichon Sr., 83, of Wickliffe, passed away July 1, 2011, at Hillcrest
Hospital surrounded by his family.
Born March 16, 1928, in Cleveland, he had lived in Wickliffe for more
than 40 years.
He was an avid golfer and was a premier pitcher in his past and was signed
by the Indians. He was also a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, serving in the
Survivors are his daughter, Joyce Deger; sons, James (Donna) Berichon
and Lawrence Berichon; and grandchildren, Niki, Jimmy, Amanda and Jessica.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, July 7, 2011, at the Monreal
Funeral Home, 35400 Curtis Blvd., Eastlake. Burial will be in Western
Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chester Township.
Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 6, at the funeral home.