THOMAS A. COGNATA, age 68. Beloved husband of Catherine (nee Bobula). Loving father of Thomas S. (Kia). Dear brother of Larry, Linda, and Christine Cole (Danny-deceased). Brother in law of Rick Bobula (Diane), Chris Aliff (deceased), Regan Bobula (Kari), and Toni Raney (Dave). Son of the late Stephen and Margaret Cognata. Son-in-law of Edward (deceased) and Catherine Bobula. Uncle, great-uncle, and friend of many. U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. Funeral Services 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at the funeral home. Interment private. The family will receive friends WEDNESDAY 4 – 7:30 PM at the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).