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Local roundup: Nov. 17, 2007

Blind man hit by county worker sues ELYRIA – A blind man who was walking his dog when he was struck by a drunken county worker driving a county vehicle two years ago has filed a lawsuit against the county commissioners and the former employee. The lawsuit, filed Friday in county Common Pleas Court, accuses Read More…

Hester J. McCallie

Hester J. McCallie (nee Sims), 84, of North Ridgeville passed away Thursday, November 15, 2007 at the Oak Ridge Nursing Home, Westlake following a long illness. She was born in Manila, Arkansas and had been a resident of Lorain and North Ridgeville for most of her life. She had also resided in Avon Lake. During Read More…

Princess Ann Gordon

Princess Ann Gordon, 41, of Deltona, Florida and formerly of Elyria, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2007 in her home following a long illness. She was born in Columbus, coming to Elyria many years ago. She was a 1985 Elyria High School graduate. Aside from being a homemaker, Mrs. Gordon worked for Kenosha Visiting Nurses Read More…

Bobby Elvort Matheney

Bobby Elvort Matheney, 76, of Lakewood, and formerly of Eaton Township, passed away Friday morning, November 16, 2007 in his home, after a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, 1021 Main St., Grafton.

Lillian A. Amato

Lillian A. Amato (nee Scoffil-Gugliemino), 94, of Lorain, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2007, surrounded by family. She was born September 21, 1913 in Chicago, Illinois, and moved to Lorain in 1935 where she lived her entire life. Lillian was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, baking, and spending time with her family and friends. She Read More…

Mary Walchko

Mary Walchko (nee Mahilo), 86, of Lorain, died Thursday, November 15, 2007. Arrangements will be announced by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, Lorain.

Sheffield police blotter: Nov. 17, 2007

Sheffield police Monday, Nov. 5 9:17 p.m. – Kentucky Fried Chicken parking lot, Violette Mathna, 18, Lorain, charged with allowing unlicensed operator to drive. Tuesday, Nov. 6 6:51 p.m. – Camp Blessing, Barbara Davis, 59, Lorain, charged with wrongful entrustment 6:51 p.m. – Camp Blessing, Donita Davis, 35, Lorain, charged with improper display of license Read More…

Simone Marie Ange Healey

Simone Marie Ange Healey, 93, of Auburn, Maine and formerly of Willoughby, died Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at the home of her daughter in Elyria. She was born November 16, 1913 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She had been employed at Bailey Meter Company in Wickliffe. She is survived by daughters, Carol Pisano of Elyria, Rita Read More…

A gourd deed

Girls sell fruit to help children LORAIN – It was a big mission for the four little Geauga County girls. PHOTO PROVIDED Four girls from Geauga County raised money for Blessing House in Lorain. (From left) Sydney Gullo, 11, Ellie Schabel, 8, Caroline Gullo, 9, and Emily Bischof, 8. In back is Sister Mary Berigan, Read More…

Genevieve E. Landis

Genevieve E. Landis, 95, of Norwalk, died Friday, November 16, 2007 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center in Norwalk, after a brief illness. Ms. Landis was born September 16, 1912 in Rochester Twp., Lorain County, daughter of the late Van R. and Gertrude (Rowland) Landis. She was a 1929 graduate of New London High School and graduated Read More…