Eleanor Rose Pucak

February 27, 1929 - January 8, 2022

Eleanor Rose Pucak, 92, a resident of North Fort Myers, FL since 2008, formerly of Youngstown, OH, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, Saturday, January 8, 2022 in Cape Coral, FL. She was born February 27, 1929 in Youngstown, OH to Floyd and Rose Levanich.

Eleanor graduated from South High School in 1946.  She worked in the meat department of Century Grocery Store and Sparkle Markets, retiring in 1991.  Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.  Eleanor also enjoyed roller skating at Idora Park in her younger years, bowling, and playing any kind of cards, dominoes and crafts of all kinds with her friends at Forest Park.  She especially loved diamond art, completing many, many cherished pictures for family and friends.  She was a member of St. Brendan Catholic Church, Youngstown, Ohio, until retiring to Florida, where she was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church in North Fort Myers.

She will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by two loving children, Sandra O’Brien (Daniel) of North Fort Myers, and Christine Turek (Michael), also of North Fort Myers; four grandchildren, Stacy Baltes (Kevin), Donald O’Brien (Tonya), Shannon Aslanis (John), and Michael O’Brien; as well as seven great grandchildren, Brandon Baltes (Kendra), Jeremy Baltes, Gabriella Baltes, Kathleen Aslanis, Vaselia Aslanis, Dominic O’Brien, and Nicholas O’Brien, as well as sisters- and brothers-in-law Antoinette and Robert O’Bruba, Barbara and David Best, Marvelle Pucak, and many nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, Eleanor was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, William L. Pucak in 2019; as well as a sister, Rosemarie Kovacic.

A Memorial Mass will be held 11:00 am Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at St. Therese Catholic Church, 20115 N. Tamiami Trail, North Fort Myers, FL 33903 with Father Edwin Mathias officiating. 

Internment services for Eleanor will be on February 12, 2022, 10:30 am, at Calvary Cemetery, 248 South Belle Vista Ave, Youngstown, Ohio 44509. 

The family requests any material contributions be made to Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Parkway East, Cape Coral, FL 33909 in memory of Eleanor R. Pucak.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Marge Julian Jan 13, 2022 at 3:22 pm

    Rest in Gods Heavenly Paradise my dear lifelong friend. You will be sorely missed.

  2. Carol Myers Jan 13, 2022 at 3:25 pm

    ⚘Such beautiful, wonderful lady. She will be missed by all who loved her ❤ Give Bill a great big hug and kiss ❤🙏

  3. Debbie Kunz Jan 13, 2022 at 4:25 pm

    Rest In Peace Eleanor, you will be missed by many of those whose life you touched. May your memory be eternal.

  4. Scott Guest & family Jan 13, 2022 at 8:25 pm

    Peaceful sleep. You will be dearly missed by many.

  5. MariE PUCAK Jan 13, 2022 at 8:58 pm

    What a beautiful picture if a beautiful lady. My heart is with you Dandy and Chrissy.

  6. Joan ((Guest) Burnett Jan 14, 2022 at 7:17 am

    You were truly blessed. Our family will miss you and we love you. Your niece, Joan (Guest) Burnert

  7. Ann Henry Jan 14, 2022 at 11:28 am

    You will be missed. In my heart forever. Love you Eleanor. 💖💜❤️

  8. Margie Brugh Jan 14, 2022 at 12:05 pm

    Eleanor was such a gracious lady. She will be missed by all.

  9. Anna Thatcher Jan 14, 2022 at 7:47 pm

    Beautiful picture…Beautiful Lady and that she was…Now in Glory and my how bright it must be

  10. Robyn & Duke Jan 14, 2022 at 7:49 pm

    Chris, Sandy and Family,
    We are so saddened about the loss of Eleanor. She was a very special lady 💖
    Rest in Peace beautiful Eleanor.
    You will be missed by many.

  11. Rita Jones Jan 14, 2022 at 8:22 pm

    Such a loving and kind lady ❤️

  12. Gail Rispoli Jan 14, 2022 at 10:13 pm

    Dear Eleanor, If I could be half the woman you were, I would be grateful. Always so loving, thoughtful and kind. You made people feel so comfortable to talk with you. You will be missed by so so many, please hug Mr. Bill for us
    With Love until we meet again.

  13. Ann Albert Bressan Jan 14, 2022 at 11:55 pm

    Rest In Peace 🕊

  14. Mary Gorgan Jan 15, 2022 at 9:21 am

    Chris and family
    I am so sorry for your loss. May Eleanor RIP united with Bill again.

  15. Mary Margaret Embroli Jan 15, 2022 at 3:27 pm

    Chris, So sorry for your loss. May your Mom’s soul rest in peace.

  16. JoAnne DeVerna Jan 18, 2022 at 12:18 am

    RIP Eleanor. You were such a sweet lady and loved by all who knew you. May you rest in peace.

  17. Brian Turek and family Jan 18, 2022 at 7:51 am

    Just found out about your mom last night so sorry to hear the news, God bless lots of love to you and your family

  18. Mary Neidhart Jan 18, 2022 at 8:26 am

    Eleanor, such a beautiful and gracious lady. May she R.I.P with her beloved Bill.

  19. Gisella Foley Jan 18, 2022 at 11:42 am

    I will always remember this lovely woman…

  20. Dder Jan 18, 2022 at 3:27 pm

    To Eleanor’s family. Eleanor was such a wonderful lady and will be missed here in Forest Park. RIP Eleanor.

  21. John and Glenda Jan 19, 2022 at 9:58 am

    She was such a sweet ladie and so kind and giving. She did a great job raising her beautiful girls RIP!

  22. Patti Hedegore Jan 25, 2022 at 8:46 am

    Dear Sandy and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a dear lady, may she Rest In Peace. Sending my love to all of you.

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