Theodore “Ted” Laidman, age 82, of Solon, passed away Oct. 21, 2021. Theodore was born July 11, 1939.

Beloved husband of Evalynne Laidman (nee Press); devoted father of Bradley Laidman, Scott (Robin) Laidman and Tracie (Richard) Sciotti of Olney, Md.; loving grandfather of Richard and Nicole Sciotti, Alexandra and Skylar Laidman; dear brother of the late Barry (Joey) Laidman, Lynn (Richard, deceased) Palin of N.C., and Sharon (Jeff) Fargus of California.

Funeral services were held on Oct. 24 at Berkowitz-Kumin-Bookatz Memorial Chapel in Cleveland Heights.

Interment will follow at Mount Olive Cemetery (Forest City Hebrew Benevolent section) in Solon.

Contributions are suggested to Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village (

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Laidman family.

Arrangements under the direction of Berkowitz-Kumin-Bookatz Memorial Chapel.