February 10, 2016


Rebecca Ziroe

Ziroe, Rebecca

Rebecca Ziroe (nee Piroch), 57, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013 at EMH Healthcare, after a very short illness. She was born November 8, 1955, in Elyria, to the late Stephen and Margaret Piroch. She had worked for many years in the gift shop at Elyria Memorial Hospital. She was the widow of Read More…

Ronald C. Dobbins

Ronald C. Dobbins, 71, of Grafton, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013, at his home. Bauer Funeral Home, of Valley City, is handling arrangements, 330-483-3300.

Betty Ann Strosnider

Betty Ann Strosnider (nee Tyler), 77, of North Olmsted, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at Fairview Hospital in Cleveland, following a short illness. She was born in Moundsville, West Virginia and had been a resident of North Olmsted for most of her life. She previously had lived in Lakewood. Betty Ann worked as a Read More…

Chester H. Kiser


Chester H. Kiser, 84, entered into rest Thursday, January 17, 2013 at his home. Mr. Kiser was born August 5, 1928 in Leighton, Alabama, son of the late Benjamin and Lela (Suggs) Kiser and had lived in Avon for the past 48 years, coming from Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Kiser retired from PPG Industries after 38 Read More…

Sandra L. Kaser-Franklin


Sandra L. Kaser-Franklin, 70, of Elyria, was called home on Friday January 18, 2013, following a long illness. She was born July 3, 1942 in Cleveland. Sandra was a local area psychic, she enjoyed NASCAR, and bingo. Survivors include her loving husband, Robert “Wayne” Franklin; three daughters, Peggy Lynn Proctor of Elyria, Bobbi J. Shaw Read More…

Paul Adams


Paul Adams, 57, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013 in Coldwater, Michigan, following a sudden illness. He was born August 19, 1955 in Elyria and was an Elyria resident for most of his life. Paul was self employed, concentrating in the area of sales for the past 30 years. He was a 1973 Read More…

Carol M. Roser

Roser, Carol

Carol M. Roser, 91, of Elyria, died Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Northridge Health Center, North Ridgeville. She was born December 9, 1921 in New Philadelphia, Ohio, where she was a 1939 graduate of New Philadelphia High School. She graduated from Wittenberg University in 1943 and received a masters degree from the University of North Read More…

Beatrice May Axford


Beatrice May Axford, 86, of LaGrange, and a lifelong resident of Lorain County, died Friday morning, January 18, 2013 at Elyria Memorial Hospital. Beatrice was born June 5, 1926 in Elyria to the late Herbert and Beatrice Ellen (nee Holiday) Hallett. She married her loving husband of 65 years, William C. Axford II, on December Read More…

Alfred “Al” M. Lassen


Alfred “Al” M. Lassen, 89, a life resident of Lorain, died Thursday, January 17, 2013, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Lorain, April 4, 1923, to the late Alfred M. and Effie (nee McCain), Al was a 1941 graduate of Clearview High School. After graduating, Al enlisted in the U.S. Navy Read More…

Joseph A. Janowicz

Joseph A. Janowicz, 85, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013, at The Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria (440)322-4626.