CLEVELAND (AP) — The popularity of instant-win tickets and tie-ins with NASCAR, the Cincinnati Reds and the Cleveland Indians helped boost Ohio lottery sales to $2.3 billion for the one-year period that ended Saturday, officials said Monday. About $2.2 billion in sales were reported in the previous fiscal year that ended in June [...]
Rev. Richard J. Bober, Pastor of St. Felicitas Church in Euclid, 75, died July 1, 2007 at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Heights. Born August 17, 1910, in Cleveland. Fr. Bober was a 1949 graduate of Lorain St. Mary High School. He entered St. Charles Seminary in Baltimore from his home parish, St. Stanislaus in Lorain. [...]
London Brown, of Lorain, passed away July 2, 2007. Announcements will follow by Rhoden Memorial Home, Akron.
Cartha Marguerite Crow (nee Hysell), 92, of Elyria, passed away peacefully Monday, July 2, 2007, at Life Care of Elyria. Arrangements will be announced by David Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville.
James A. "J.J." Johnson, 62, of Harvest, Alabama died peacefully at his home on Thursday, June 28, 2007. He was born in Akron. He had resided in Harvest for the past 19 years having moved from Elyria. He previously lived in Newfoundland, Canada and Florida. He served as a Sgt. 1st Class in the U.S. [...]
Raymond E. Neikirk, born December 19, 1931 in Ashland, passed away July 1, 2007 at the Hospice at the Inn, Medina. Ray was an accomplished bowler, leader and singer. He resided in Medina with his late wife, Virginia (nee Steuart) for 36 years along with his good friends and neighbors, Mary Jo, Steve and John, [...]
George Miller, 74, of Elyria, died July 2, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center following a long illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria.
Patricia A. Mongillo (nee Banjoff), 50, of LaGrange, formerly of Chatham Township, died Monday, July 2, 2007. She was born August 18, 1956, in Avon Lake. Mrs. Mongillo was a 1974 graduate of Avon Lake High School. Patricia was a customer service representative with Westfield Banks. She was also a member of Our Lady Queen [...]
Margaret M. Pesta (nee Hale), 58, of Elyria, died Sunday, July 1, 2007, at E.M.H. Regional Medical Center in Elyria following a long illness. She was born March 23, 1949 in Cleveland and was an Elyria resident for the past 29 years. Mrs. Pesta worked as a Teacher’s Aide at St. Mary School in Elyria. [...]
Sylvia Ann Popovich, (nee Vidovich), 90, of Lorain, died on Friday, June 29, 2007, at Community Health Partners HSC West, Lorain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced next week. The Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, is handling arrangements.