February 10, 2016


Dallas Tex Butcher

Dallas Tex Butcher, 73, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2013. He was the loving husband of Laura (nee Unger) for 56 years; devoted father of Anna Fitzgerald, John, Brenda, William (Karen) and Amy; proud grandfather of John, Jennifer, Nelson, and Annie; great grandfather of Levi Dallas; beloved brother of Hollis Dale, Richard “Bud”, Read More…

Sandra A. Raftery


Sandra A. Raftery (nee Mikulski), of Sheffield Lake, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2012 at Mercy Regional Medical Center, Lorain, following an unexpected illness. Sandi was born October 13, 1948 in Cleveland and had lived there until moving to Sheffield Lake in 1976. Sandi was a 1966 graduate of James Ford Rhodes Read More…

Eugene J. Smith


Eugene J. Smith, 80, of Elyria, passed away Monday, January 21, 2013 at his home, following a sudden illness. He was born May 12, 1932 in Avon and was a Grafton resident for most of his life. Eugene worked at the Ford Motor Co. in Lorain for 37 years, retiring from the repair department. He Read More…

Gene R. Nowak

Gene R. Nowak, 82, of Elyria, passed away Monday, January 7, 2013 at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements handled by Busch Funeral and Crematory Services in Elyria, 440-322-3717.