April 17, 2014

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Driver attacked by men on way to Lorain homeless shelter

LORAIN —An Elyria man was attacked by two men Sunday after driving them to the Haven Center in Lorain. Richard Wolff, 54, told police that he gave a ride about 10:35 p.m. to a man named Tito, and another unknown Hispanic male, when Tito pulled out a knife and demanded his money or he’d be Read More…

James P. Henderson

James P. "Pete" Henderson, 86, of Elyria, died Monday, December 17, 2007 at Fairview General Hospital in Fairview Park, following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home, Elyria.

Louise D. Baldauf

Louise D. Baldauf (nee Lersch), 90, of Elyria, died suddenly on Monday, December 17, 2007 at E.M.H. Regional Medical Center in Elyria. She was born August 12, 1917 in Washington Court House, Ohio, and was a resident of Lorain County for most of her life. Mrs. Baldauf was a 1935 graduate of Elyria High School Read More…

Manfred James Lassen

Manfred J. "Fred" Lassen, Protestant Chaplain at Oberlin College since 1987, died Monday, December 10, 2007 of heart failure. He was born May 25, 1940 in Amityville, New York. Fred studied at Concordia College (B.A., 1962) and at the Concordia Theological Seminary (Masters of Divinity, 1966). He was a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church Read More…

Margaret Rozga

Margaret "Peg" Rozga (nee Karbowniczek), 65, of Sheffield Lake, died Sunday, December 16, 2007. A native of Elyria, she graduated from Elyria High School in 1960 and moved to Sheffield Lake in 1973. She was employed part time for over 30 years in the offices of Dr. John N. Bartone and Family Planning Services of Read More…

Oscar M. Heider

Oscar M. (Dutch) Heider, 92, of Lorain, died on Sunday, December 16, 2007 at Lorain Community Health Partners following a short illness. He was born on July 27, 1915 in Lorain and was a life long resident. He worked as an orderly at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Lorain in 1934 and 1935. He also worked Read More…

Ralph Connone

Ralph "Poppa" Connone, 90, of Lorain passed away Friday, December 14, 2007 at his residence, under the care of New Life Hospice, following a lengthy illness. He was born on September 30, 1917 in Lorain and had been a life-long resident. Mr. Connone was a U.S. Navy Veteran with the Seabees during World War II Read More…

Thelma Spanos

Thelma Spanos (nee Mersinas), 94, of Lorain, died Sunday, December 16, 2007 at Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville, following a brief illness. She was born February 16, 1913 in Samos, Greece and lived in the Lorain area since 1922. Mrs. Spanos was employed at the former May Co. Department Store in Sheffield Village Read More…

Walter P. Kretschmann

Walter P. Kretschmann, 87, of Elyria, died on Monday, December 10, 2007 at Lake Point Health Care in Lorain following a long illness. Mr. Kretschmann was born on September 8, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York and made his home in Elyria since 1962. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and was employed Read More…

Zachary Louis Hall

Zachary Louis Hall, 26 day old infant son of Justina Hostutler and Robert Louis Hall, Jr. of LaGrange, passed away Sunday, December 16, 2007 in the Cleveland Clinic after having heart problems since his birth. In addition to his parents, survivors include maternal grandparents, Nancy Beres of Alabama and Warren Hostutler of Grafton; paternal grandparents, Read More…