August 30, 2014

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Company health insurance costs up because of health risks

CINCINNATI — First they tried nudging. Now companies are penalizing workers who have high health risks such as obesity and high blood pressure or cholesterol as insurance costs climb. Lee Morrison, 51, doesn’t mind the push, which came in the form of added insurance charges from his employer, Western & Southern Financial Group. “I knew Read More…

State briefs: Sept. 10

Waverly DUI suspects go free with donation WAVERLY — Nearly 100 drunken-driving suspects in this southern Ohio town avoided convictions or jail time last year after making voluntary $1,000 donations to the police department, county records show. More than a third of the drunken-driving cases filed by Waverly police in Pike County Court last year Read More…

Willa Mae Duvall

Willa Mae “Bee Bee” Duvall, 71, of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord, on Friday in the EMH Regional Medical Center, following a long illness. She was born in Macon, GA, coming to Elyria, 54 years ago. She was employed as a machine operator, for the General Motors Plant in Brook Park, and Read More…

Robert H. Korfhage

Robert H. Korfhage, 84, died September 9, 2007. Robert was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. He was the beloved and devoted husband of the late Annabelle T. (nee Keating); loving father of sons, Kurt (Diane), Robert A. (Sandy), Gary (Marie), Brian, John (Monica); and daughter, Lynne Mantkowski (Ron); grandfather of eleven and great-grandfather of Read More…

Phineas G. Serfozo

Phineas G. Serfozo, 67, of Vermilion, died on Saturday, September 08, 2007 at Lake Pointe Health Center, Lorain, following a brief illness. He was born on June 26, 1940 in Lorain. Phineas was a 1959 graduate, of Clearview High School, where he was his class president. He was employed as a laborer for the Laborer’s Read More…

Michael J. Sedlak

Michael J. “Bud” Sedlak, 74, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, September 9, 2007, at his home following a short illness. Born in Cleveland, he was a resident of North Ridgeville for the past 34 years. He worked as a truck driver with the Teamsters Union for many years. Mr. Sedlak was a member of Read More…

Harlan R. Walkden

Harlan R. Walkden, 86, of Grafton, went home to be with the Lord, at EMH Regional Medical Center in Elyria, on September 9, 2007, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville. 

Benjamin Mark Anthony Washington

Benjamin Mark Anthony Washington, baby boy, to Jovonne Washington, of Lorain, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2007 in the EMH Regional Medical Center. Survived by mother, Jovonne Washington; maternal grandparents, Edith Washington-Bryant and Joseph Washington, both of Lorain; uncle, Mark Anthony Washington, of Lorain; aunt, Anita Michelle Yvonne Washington, of Lorain; great-paternal grandfather, Joe Washington; Read More…

Anita M. Horvath

Anita M. Horvath (nee Hist), 75, of Elyria, passed away Friday, September 7, 2007 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, following a short illness. She was born March 4, 1932 in Elyria and had lived here all of her life. She graduated from Elyria High School in 1950. Anita worked for the Elyria Read More…