October 23, 2014

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When dogs fly, a splash follows

Labradors leap and shepherds soar as dock dogs compete in Sheffield SHEFFIELD — Colleen Hickerson drove a whopping 900-plus miles — that’s more than 14 hours in a car — to watch her dog soar. Hickerson was one of the many who flocked to Sheffield on Friday to participate in the Buckeye Dock Dogs competition Read More…

Maurice R. Davidson

Maurice R. Davidson, 97, of Wellington, died Friday, June 29, 2007 at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin.  He was born October 28, 1909 in Brighton Township to the late Samuel and May (nee Mills) Davidson. Maurice was a life long farmer and he enjoyed being a carpenter. Survivors include his daughter, Carol Eloise (Kenneth) Sharp Read More…

George M. Gaul

George M. Gaul, 67, of Sheffield Lake, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007, at St. John West Shore Hospital, Westlake, following a sudden illness. He was born November 20, 1939 in Clymer, PA, and lived in Sheffield Lake the past 35 years. George was a graduate of Clymer High School in Clymer, PA, and served Read More…

Julia Papp

Julia Papp, (nee Gergely), 86, of Lorain, died on Thursday, June 28, 2007 at Five Star Group Home, Avon Lake, following a short illness. She was born on January 26, 1921 in Lorain, where she has lived her entire life. She was a member of Hungarian Reformed United Church of Christ, Lorain.  She enjoyed crocheting, Read More…

Patricia A. Rittwage

Patricia A. Rittwage, 69, of North Ridgeville, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007, at her home following a lengthy illness. Born in Cleveland, Patricia had been a resident of North Ridgeville for 30 years. She is survived by Carl M., her loving husband of 51 years. Carl and Patricia met at the age of sixteen. Read More…

LaRuth Burke

LaRuth Burke (nee Johnson), 78, formerly of Sheffield Township, died Tuesday, June 26, 2007, at the home of her daughter, Scottie Smith in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia, following a lingering illness. Scottie had been her caregiver for the past six months. She was born December 25, 1928, in Jackhorn, Kentucky, and resided there until moving Read More…

Jayden L. Davidson

Jayden L. Davidson, 8 months old, of Lorain, passed away June 26, 2007, at his residence. He loved playing with his older brother and being with his family, he also enjoyed lots of attention. Survivors include his mother, Julie St. Clair of Lorain; father, Jason Davidson of Elyria; brother, Jordan Smitley of Lorain; also two Read More…

Stanley J. Duposki

Stanley J. "Stan" Duposki, 54, of Ashland, died Wednesday, June 27th, 2007. He was born February 16, 1953, in Lodi to Rudolph and Sophia (Pileski) Duposki. Stanley grew up in the Litchfield area and lived many years in the New London and Nova areas. He worked for Modern Poured Walls in Wellington where he was Read More…

Junior Gibson

Junior Lee Gibson, beloved husband and father, 72, and a resident of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at Community Health Partners in Lorain following an extended illness. He was born April 1, 1935 in Fenwick, West Virigina. He was raised in the Webster Springs area. At the age of 18, he moved to Read More…

Christine Gunn

Christine "Grand-mama" Gunn, 90, of Oberlin, passed away Monday in the Allen Medical Center of Oberlin following a long illness. She was born in Okolona, Mississippi, coming to Oberlin 48 years ago in 1960. Mrs. Gunn was a home maker and was also a cook. A member of Clark Missionary Baptist Church in Mississippi, Mrs. Read More…