November 27, 2014

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Driver allegedly fled after crash

ELYRIA — A Lorain man was arrested after allegedly striking another vehicle on state Route 57 and then leaving the scene. At 10:16 p.m. Sunday, police were sent to state Route 57 near the Interstate 80 ramp for a vehicle that had spun out of control, striking another vehicle and the center median. Witnesses said Read More…

Police: Woman punched son’s father then drove through yards

ELYRIA — Police arrested a Lorain woman after several witnesses said she struck the father of her child in the face and then drove through several yards with her 4-year-old son in the car. At 3:55 p.m. Sunday, police met with the alleged victim of a domestic incident, Daniel Smith, 21, who told police his Read More…

Edward Thomas Duff

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Edward Thomas Duff, 44, of Sheffield Lake, passed away unexpectedly Friday, December 7, 2012. He was a 1986 graduate of Brookside High School and graduated from Ashland University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Quantitative Economics in 1990. While at Ashland, he was a letterman on the school’s Dive Team. He was a contractor Read More…

George Stephen Machovina

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George Stephen Machovina, 61, a Colonel in the U.S. Air Force,  passed away unexpectedly early, at his home in Pinehurst, North Carolina, Sunday, December 2, 2012. He was born in Elyria May 25, 1951, where members of his family still reside. George was a graduate of Elyria Catholic High School in 1969 and also a Read More…

Catherine J. Eckhart

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Catherine J. Eckhart (nee Wolff), 89, of Elyria passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012 at the Wesleyan Village, following a lengthy illness. She was born December 2, 1923 in Cleveland. Catherine attended schools in Lakewood and Medina. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Elyria. She was active in local and state Read More…

Helen Irene Mole

Helen Irene (Rene) Mole, 88, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012 at St. Mary of the Woods Retirement Facility, Avon, after a long illness. She was born September 14, 1924, in Berea, the daughter of Walter W. and Leila A. (Barnum) Buse. Rene was a 1942 graduate of Eaton High School, where she was secretary Read More…

Clifford Edward Hemlinger

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Clifford Edward Hemlinger, 61, passed peacefully Saturday, December 8, 2012 of natural causes. Born June 6, 1951 in Elyria. Clifford was a 1969 graduate of Elyria High School, served in the U.S. Air Force from 1970-1974, and was a 2003 graduate of the University of Akron. Cliff (or “Kip” as he was known by many) Read More…

Marguerite Ingwer

Marguerite Ingwer (nee Bennett), 80, of Lorain, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012 at the New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain. She was born in Shinnston, West Virginia on March 21, 1932. Marguerite received a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education in 1950 after attending Potomac State College and Fairmont State College. She had taught Read More…

Leona Mildred Sooy

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Leona Mildred Sooy, 102, of Spencer, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2012, at her home. She was born August 27, 1910, in Pittsfield, to Edward and Lois (West) McConnell. She graduated from Wellington High School and attended Ashland College. She was a school teacher in Penfield for a few years, before marrying Frank Sooy in Read More…

Chester “Chet” Henry Lash

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Chester “Chet” Henry Lash, 85, and a resident of Wellington, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Monday, December 10, 2012, at the Renaissance Health Center in Olmsted Twp., following deteriorating health. He was born December 18, 1926 in Grafton. Chet was raised in Elyria and after retirement he moved to Tennessee and Read More…