February 6, 2016


Wayne Stanley Jackson


Wayne Stanley Jackson, 61, of Mansfield, formerly of Elyria, went to be with the Lord Monday, November 5, 2012, following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born May 29, 1951. Wayne was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, and attended Elyria High School. He was an avid Browns fan and loved to fish. Survivors Read More…

Eleanor Jeannette Brill Bliss

Eleanor Jeannette Brill Bliss, 87, of Port Charlotte, Florida, formerly of Pittsfield, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2012. She was born November 1, 1925 in Erie County, a daughter of William C. and Edith (nee French) Brill. Eleanor was proud to graduate from Lorain Community College as a registered nurse while in her 50’s. She Read More…

Tony Rendeiro


Tony Rendeiro, 30, of Avon Lake, passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2012. Tony was born in Cleveland on January 25, 1982 and attended Open Door Christian Academy and Avon Lake High School. He was self employed as a painter and loved spending time with his children. He was a very talented soccer player and Read More…

Bobby D. Clowser

Bobby D. Clowser, 69, of LaGrange, passed away Friday, November 9, 2012 in EMH Healthcare System, after a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, 1021 Main St., Grafton.

Frederick W. Westberg

Frederick W. Westberg, 74, passed away peacefully at his home in Boynton Beach, Florida on Sunday, October 28, 2012, after losing his battle with ALS (Lou Gherig’s disease). He was born August 19, 1938 in Buffalo, New York. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Sharon; sister, Lillian (Martin) Stone; daughters, Laura McDavid, Read More…

David William Preston


David William Preston passed away Monday, November 5, 2012, following a brief illness. Dave was born in Oberlin, April 4, 1951, to William Preston and Dortha (Naegele). Raised in Wellington, and a graduate of Wellington High School in 1969, Dave moved to Vermilion in 1979, where he enjoyed being surrounded by the love of his Read More…

Carl L. Farmer


Carl L. Farmer, 81, passed away Friday, November 9, 2012 at the Southwest General Residential Hospice Center in Strongsville, after a long illness. He was born on January 1, 1931 in Hebbertsburg, Tennessee, and grew up in Crossville, Tennessee. Carl had lived in Strongsville for the past four years after moving from Elyria, where he Read More…

Robert P. Trimble

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Robert P. Trimble, 29, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2012. Robert was born July 7, 1983 in Lorain, to Robert and Susan (nee Dalzell) Trimble. Robert was a 2002 graduate of Admiral King High School. He was employed for the past four years by Voith Industrial Services Inc. at the Avon Ford Plant, Read More…

William Thomas O’Connell, Jr.


William Thomas O’Connell, Jr., 61, and a resident of Amherst, passed away Friday, November 9, 2012 at Amherst Hospital following a sudden illness. He was born October 11, 1951 in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania Bill was a lifetime resident of Lorain and Amherst. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corp. He was employed at Teletech Read More…

Columbia can’t recover after quick start by Patrick Henry

FREMONT — The buses had just began to cool off after Columbia’s long ride to Don Paul Stadium when it was time to warm them up again. Hamler Patrick Henry scored a pair of touchdowns before the Raiders’ offense got on the field, and rolled to a 56-15 victory in Saturday night’s Division V, Region Read More…