BEREA – The angst among fans over a possible switch from the 4-3 defensive scheme to a 3-4 might’ve been for naught. New coach Rob Chudzinski said the defensive coordinator he hires will determine if the Browns are a 4-3 or 3-4 base, but either scheme with have versatility. “There’s a lot of hybrid systems [...]
Richard A. “Rick” Gibbs, 50, of Elyria, died Friday, January 11, 2013, at University Hospitals of Cleveland. Arrangements will be announced by Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria.
John Falencki, 85, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake. Born on June 10, 1927 in Lorain, to the late Lucas and Victoria (nee Losiewicz) Falencki. John lived in Lorain until he went to reside at St. Mary of the Woods, Avon in February, 2010. John served [...]
Margaret Edmonds Stewart, born July 22, 1917 in Michigan, passed away Monday, December 31, 2012 at the Palms Rehab in Palm Bay, Florida. She was preceded in death by Robert Edmonds, her husband of 38 years; David Stewart, her husband of 28 years; grandchildren, Luke Maher, Dan Maher and boy and girl Minnich. Her children [...]
Lynn Hollins Fenderson, 75, of Elyria, passed away at Life Care Center of Elyria. Cowling Funeral Home and Cremation services, of Oberlin, will announce further arrangements at a later date.
Florean Lela Hiscox, 92, of Oberlin, died Sunday, January 6, 2013, at the Nursing Center at Firelands, in New London, after a long illness. She was born December 4, 1920, in Castalia. Florean owned and operated Gil’s Motel with her late husband, Gilbert, until 1972. She was a member of St. Pauls United Church of [...]
Margaret L. Wallencheck, 74, of Elyria, passed away at Northridge Health Center, Friday, January 11, 2013, after a lengthy illness. Arrangements will be announced at a later date by the Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.
Theodore Earl Carter, 71, of Homerville, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at Lodi Community Hospital. Mr. Carter was born January 22, 1941, in Lodi, to Theodore Ralph Carter and Gertrude Brinker. He was a resident of Homerville, Medina County, most of his life, owning Tender Care Landscaping. Mr. Carter served with the U.S. Navy, [...]
Robert L. Skidmore, 73, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at EMH Healthcare, following a long illness. He was born October 5, 1939, in Gasaway, West Virginia, and was a Lorain resident for most of his life. Bob worked in assembly at the Ford Motor Co. in Lorain, retiring after 28 years. Following [...]
BEREA — Rob Chudzinski didn’t have the biggest name in the Browns’ coaching search. His resume is solid but lacks a Super Bowl and head coaching experience. His hiring Thursday night surprised plenty of people across the NFL. But desire can’t be discounted, and no one wanted it more. “For me, personally, it’s the best [...]