Cuyahoga County Domestic Relations Court Announces Passing of Retired Judge Cheryl S. Karner, Cleveland, Ohio: Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Domestic Relations Division Retired Judge Cheryl S. Karner passed away Friday, January 13, 2023. Judge Karner retired from the bench November 30, 2016 after serving for 28 years. Judge Karner was appointed to the Domestic Relations Court bench in February 1989 by Governor Richard F. Celeste. She held that seat in subsequent elections. Before her election to the bench, Judge Karner served as a court referee (1984-1986) and had been an active family law practitioner with leadership positions in her local bar association. For the full announcement, click here

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