Evelyn F. Barr (nee Fraaza), 87, died Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Crown Point, IN from injuries received from a fall. Evelyn, daughter of Frank and Lena Fraaza, was born January 6, 1920 in a log cabin in Ringle, WI. She and her twin, Dorothy, were the third and fourth children [...]
Juanita Castro, 56, of Lorain died Friday, October 5, 2007 in her home following an lengthy illness. Friends may call Tuesday, October 9, 2007 from 4 to 8 P.M. at the Richard J. Reidy Funeral Home, 1783 East 31st Street, South Lorain, Ohio. Further arrangements will be announced by the funeral home.
Edith “Edie” Dandrea, (nee Kimmel), 52, who fought a courageous six year battle with breast cancer, died peacefully with her family at her side on Friday, October 5, 2007. Although we mourn her death, she left us with many special gifts of love and kindness. Edie lived her entire life in Lorain, graduating from Lorain [...]
Joyce C. Doehne (nee Becker), 71, of Elyria, died Saturday October 6, 2007. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home of Elyria.
Thelma L. Gregorski, 65, of Strongsville, went to heaven to live in peace with God, who always watched over her and her family. She was our angel. She cared for all of the living, and enjoyed spending time taking care of the birds and animals. She loved holidays and football, but most of all loved [...]
Rose Huszti (nee Farkas), 93, of Lorain, died Friday, October 5, 2007 at Avon Oaks Caring Community in Avon, of natural causes. She was born April 4, 1914 in Oros, Zemplen, Hungary and had resided in Lorain since 1920, moving from Hungary. Along with her husband Joseph, she operated Huszti’s Café, a popular neighborhood bar [...]
Delano LaWayne Woods, Sr., 68, of Elyria, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at his home, following a long illness. Mr. Woods was born February 19, 1939 in Elyria, to Oscar and Beulah Woods. He attended Elyria High School and was a lifelong resident of Elyria. He was a member of Greater Christ Temple [...]
WELLINGTON — District teachers are fed up with waiting for their contract to be renewed and won’t work more than they legally have to, according to a mass mailing to the parents of Wellington students. Form letters signed by various teachers and staffers appeared in mailboxes Friday and Saturday. One letter signed by high school [...]
Tinges of color are beginning to blossom as local trees are preparing to wither with one last hoorah. JASON MILLER/CHRONICLE Megan Dobos, 5, and her brother, Cameron, 10, work at cleaning up the leaves in the front yard of their Oberlin home late last month. The leaves change color every year, but for those who [...]
LORAIN — Three stakeouts of suspected drug dens by a single officer Thursday night netted three cocaine-related arrests. Around 7:39 p.m., a homeless man exited an Oberlin Avenue building where officers suspect drugs are sold and abused, according to officer Jacob Morris. Harold A. Tucker, 42, was stopped for walking in the street and gave [...]