November 30, 2015


Robert W. Corsaro


Robert W. Corsaro, 78, of LaGrange, went home to the Lord, Monday evening, January 14, 2013 surrounded by the love of his life, Gwen Bakos and his family following a short illness. He was born July 10 1934 in Quinwood, West Virginia. He had lived in Elyria since 1960 for 42 years, prior to moving Read More…

Linda June Bartlome


Linda June Bartlome (nee Darnell), 67 years of age, and a resident of Vermilion, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic following a sudden illness. She was born September 5, 1945 in Lorain. Linda graduated from Firelands High School in the class of 1963. She had lived in Amherst for over 20 Read More…

Joseph N. Southworth

Joseph N. Southworth, 81, of Oberlin, passed away suddenly at Allen Mercy Hospital in Oberlin on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Cowling Funeral Home Inc. & Cremation Service will be announcing further arrangements.

Esther L. Rowland


Esther L. Rowland, 93, of Norwalk, formerly of Collins, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Keystone Pointe in LaGrange. She was born September 13, 1919 in Berlin Heights and was a graduate of Berlin Heights High School. Esther was a homemaker and also served as a postal clerk for Read More…

Karl F. Baumholtz


Karl F. Baumholtz, 84, passed away Friday, January 11, 2013. He was the beloved husband of the late Margaret Aldrich-Baumholtz; loving father of Karlene Clark (Casey), Laurie Baumholtz, Paula Baumholtz and Robin Griffin (Dan); step father of John Aldrich (Cathy), Kenneth Aldrich (Sue), Susan Aldrich, Wayne Aldrich and Kim Ceja (Chris); grandfather of Beatrice and Read More…

Norma Lucille Kraps

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Norma Lucille Kraps, 89, passed away peacefully Saturday, January 12, 2013, at Keystone Pointe Health and Rehabilitation Center, LaGrange, following a lengthy illness. She was born June 2, 1923 in Litchfield, daughter of the late Edward and Viola (nee Pfeiffer) Werner. She was a 1940 graduate of Sullivan High School and attended the Wooster College Read More…

Irene Mae Simon

Irene Mae Simon (nee Rigaux), 92, of Penfield Township, died Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Keystone Pointe Health and Rehabilitation in LaGrange. She was born May 21, 1920 in Akron, and lived most of her life in Penfield Township. She was formerly employed finishing cards at the Oberlin office of American Greetings Inc. Irene was Read More…

Jack E. Romans

Jack E. Romans, 87, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Mercy Regional Hospital in Lorain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Richard A. “Rick” Gibbs

Gibbs, Rick

Richard A. “Rick” Gibbs, 50, of Elyria, died Friday, January 11, 2013 at University Hospitals of Cleveland, after a brief illness. He was born March 5, 1962, in Elyria and was a 1980 graduate of Elyria High School and Lorain County JVS. He began and operated Painter Boyz Company in Elyria and painted residential and Read More…

Penelope (Penny) K. Studd

Penelope (Penny) K. Studd, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones early Wednesday, January 16, 2013. She was born November 16, 1948 in Amherst. She was preceded in death by her loving parents, Rudy and Flo Wentzel; her sister, Patty Woodings; and many other beloved friends and family. Surviving are her loving husband Read More…