- September 6, 1965 - November 9, 2012
- Chardon, Ohio
of Michele's Passing
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“There are no words that express my thoughts. Please know that her smile is what I see when I think of Michele. Thoughts, love and many hugs to Dave...Read More »
1 of 39 | Posted by: ann miller - colton, OR
“Dave, we have been thinking of you often these last few days and our heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your boys. May your memories give you...Read More »
2 of 39 | Posted by: Jim and Kerry Crozier
“Michele was a great Mom. I saw her caring at school and swim team events. Eric and Ben I know a mom's love and she has it for you forever. I lost my...Read More »
3 of 39 | Posted by: Diane and Tori Parrish - chardon, OH
“I will keep Michele in my prayers. I will never forget the smiles on her face when we were designing the details in your home, I was one of the lucky...Read More »
4 of 39 | Posted by: Charles and Mark Southerland - OH
I work closely with Michele's sister Mary, and I am sincerely sorry for your loss. Please know you are all in my prayers and if you...Read More »
5 of 39 | Posted by: Rich Gierlach - OH
“While Michelle was 3 yrs ahead of me, I do remember her presence and smile. I pray for Michelle's family, her friends, and colleagues.
6 of 39 | Posted by: Andria M. Simpson-Russell - NY
“Sorry for your loss. You're in our thoughts and prayers. My condolences. God bless.
7 of 39 | Posted by: Tom Good - Franklinville, NY
May the Lord lead you to his heavenly home and may your family find peace in knowing you are always with them.
Maureen ...Read More »
8 of 39 | Posted by: Maureen (Sweeney) Nelson - FL
“Keeping you always in my thoughts as you cherish your fondest memories of Michele.
9 of 39 | Posted by: Mike Kohler - Hinckley, OH
“May you find comfort in your faith and know that God's arms are around Michelle. Your family has always been a model of love - stay strong for each...Read More »
10 of 39 | Posted by: Janet and John Haggerty - Olean, NY
“To the Krahe Family~There are simply no words to express our sadness upon hearing of your loss. Please know that you have many friends you can count...Read More »
11 of 39 | Posted by: Jim and Beth Lee - Olean, NY
“Remembering Michele fondly and with love, and sending much strength and many hugs to you, Dave, Eric and Ben.
12 of 39 | Posted by: Terry, Jen, Brooke and Derek Allen - MD
“I am so sorry to learn of Michele's passing. Our families were close when we were kids and we share a lot of memories from those days. My thoughts...Read More »
13 of 39 | Posted by: Melissa Duda - North East, PA
“Heartfelt condolences to the Krahe and Peace families for your loss of Michele.
The Krahes lived upstairs from my family in the '60s so we knew...Read More »
14 of 39 | Posted by: Mary Good - santa monica, CA
“We are sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family.
15 of 39 | Posted by: Chuck and Cathy Houk
“I had the pleasure of meeting Michele for the first time on our first day of high school. We shared the same homeroom for four years as well as...Read More »
16 of 39 | Posted by: Karen Kolata-Reynolds - Olean, NY
“I am so sorry to hear of Michele's passing. Though I did not personally know her, I consider her mother, Irene, a dear friend. Dave is such a dear...Read More »
17 of 39 | Posted by: Marianne McCarthy - Olean , NY
“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Peace and Krahe families. Michele brought so much happiness to everyone around her. I'll always remember the...Read More »
18 of 39 | Posted by: Laura (Kwiatkowski) Berlinski - NY
“I reconnected with Michele at a reunion and we chatted on facebook. Michele was smart talented and sweet as could be. I was blessed to have known...Read More »
19 of 39 | Posted by: Barb Sweeney Calhoun - South Bend, IN
“MICHELLE WAS SUCH AN KIND AND AMAZING WOMAN WHO NOW SITS AT THE FEET OF HER SAVIOUR. LOVED SHARING IN WINE PARTY, MONACO AND DESIGNING HER KITCHEN...Read More »
20 of 39 | Posted by: dottie laurinaitis - PA - FRIEND
“May the love of God give you peace. May the love of friends give you comfort. May the love of your dear one remain in your heart and give you...Read More »
21 of 39 | Posted by: Marcia Storch - Olean, NY
“Love and Prayers to the Krahe and Peace family . My sister Sally and I went to St . Marys school and grew up with the Krahe family. My mother and us...Read More »
22 of 39 | Posted by: donna l osborne Jennings - olean, NY
“We will never see your smiling face
But we will always remember your warm embrace
We will never hear the melody of your voice or see the twinkle in...Read More »
23 of 39 | Posted by: Dan and Phyllis Allen - Macedon, NY
“My heart goes out to the Krahe and Peace Families. Michele will be fondly remembered in my heart. She was always a sweet friendly person that was...Read More »
24 of 39 | Posted by: Cheryl Lippert Warters - Olean, NY
“Dave, Eric, Ben and family, I was blessed to know Michele and each of you. While we didn't see each other often in the recent years, I cherish the...Read More »
25 of 39 | Posted by: Laurie (DiRaimo) Salvo - Parma, OH
“I am so very sorry to hear of your sudden loss. My heart, thoughts, and prayers go out to all the family at this very difficult time. Your long lost...Read More »
26 of 39 | Posted by: Ann McCann - Rockledge, FL
“To the Peace and Krahe families, I wish you peace. I'm so very sorry for your loss and couldn't possibly imagine what you're going through. Please...Read More »
27 of 39 | Posted by: Suzanne Drake Carle - OH
“Prayers are with all of you!!!!! I am very sorry for you're loss!!!!
28 of 39 | Posted by: Chris
“Michele had a light and an energy that can not be extinguished in death. I will miss her deeply and hold all of you in my prayers. She remains with...Read More »
29 of 39 | Posted by: Diane Helbig - Lakewood, OH
“When i think if Michelle, I always think Business, Poise, Focus, Kindness, Heartfelt and the list goes on. I was privileged to know her from WIN. We...Read More »
30 of 39 | Posted by: Marlene Herman - Broadview Hts., OH
“So sorry to hear of Michele's passing. I'll always remember her with a smile on her face. Hugs to all of you...
31 of 39 | Posted by: Pat Weber - Webster, NY
Although I know that no words can ease the loss you feel, just know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
32 of 39 | Posted by: Miguel
“I am so sorry to hear of Michele's passing. Much love to both the Krahe and Peace families. You are
33 of 39 | Posted by: Leslie (Phearsdorf) LaPiere
“I can only imagine how difficult this time is for you and your family. My heartfelt condolences to you.
34 of 39 | Posted by: Craig M.
“Prayers for the entire family during this difficult time. May you find peace and comfort with your faith in Jesus,and in each other.
35 of 39 | Posted by: John and Wendy Eaton Family - NY
“David, Eric, Benjamin and family-I am terribly sorry to hear about the recent loss of your wife, mother, daughter, sister. I am praying for you with...Read More »
36 of 39 | Posted by: Barbara Baxter
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Love and hugs.
37 of 39 | Posted by: Kristine (Krahe) Devine and family - MD
“Love you my dear sister....
38 of 39 | Posted by: Mary - University heights, OH
“Michelle was a great lady! Greg has worked with Michelle for years and always had the highest regard for her and the quality of work that she did. ...Read More »
39 of 39 | Posted by: Greg and Lisa Breier - Novelty, OH
Michele Ann Peace (nee: Krahe), Age 47. Wife of David H. Peace, of Chardon, whom she married December 28, 1985, died November 9, 2012 in Chardon, OH. Born in Olean, NY, September 6, 1965, she lived in Olean, NY and Willoughby, OH before moving to Chardon in 1990. She was a self employed Certified Public Accountant since 1996. Previously, she had worked for Eltech in Chardon and the former Arthur Anderson Company. Michele was a member of the Church of St. Mary, Chardon, OH, where she was active in Liturgy, Friendship Breakfast and the Bereavement Ministries. She also served as a board member of the Chardon Schools Foundation, President of WIN (Women in Networking) Cleveland. She volunteered and participated in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day walk for many years. Michele enjoyed scrap-booking, cooking, travel, skiing and being outdoors. She was a graduate of Olean High School, Class of 1983 and of Cleveland State University, BS in Accounting, Class of 1988. She is survived by her husband David H. Peace of Chardon, OH, 2 Sons: Eric, Student and U.S. Army ROTC Cadet at the University of Notre Dame, Benjamin, Student at the University of Dayton, parents David and Irene (Nee: Skrzypczak) Krahe of Olean, NY, parents in law Russel and Kathleen Peace of Portville, NY, 3 Sisters Mary Krahe of University Hts., OH, Meme (Tommy) Yanetsko of Olean, NY, Marcy Tyler of University Hts., OH, 1 Brother Michael (Pam) Krahe of Brockport, NY , Sister in law Sondra (Bill) Kosinski of Bainbridge Twp., OH, Brothers in Law Greg Peace of Ohio City, OH and Dan (Chris) Peace of Huntsburg Twp., OH, 6 nieces, Megan (Ashley), Melanie, Ashley, Mackenzie, Kayla and Allison and 3 nephews Billy, Jeffrey and Jacob. She is preceded in death by her brothers Matthew J.M. Krahe and Mark Krahe. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 10:00 AM at The Church of St. Mary, 401 North St., Chardon, OH 44024. Rev. Dan Redmond will officiate. The family will receive friends Tuesday, November 13, 1:00 – 3:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Burr Funeral Home, 116 South Street, (St. Rt. 44, 500' south of Rt. 6/Chardon Square), Chardon. Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery, Chardon Twp., OH.