Hilda P. Carlino (nee Ruppe), age 98, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 19th surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of the late Vincent; devoted mother of Donna Carlino (husband Jeff Wile); daughter of the late Frank and Pauline (nee Kastner) Ruppe; sister of Ernest Ruppe and Albina Simenic (husband Michael); dearest companion to the family's late dogs Kaeli and Gracie; relative and friend of many. Funeral Service Friday, 11am at Maher-Melbourne Funeral Home, 4274 Mayfield Rd. (at Belvoir Blvd.), South Euclid (216)382-4500 where the family will receive friends Thursday, 3-7pm. Interment All Souls Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to The Briarwood Activities Department, 3700 Englewood Dr., Stow, OH 44224.