The Chronicle-Telegram LORAIN — The state of Lorain Schools is weak, Superintendent Tom Tucker conceded in his first State of the Schools speech Tuesday. In a 55-minute, rapid-fire address, Tucker outlined to Board of Education members his plan to remove the school district from academic emergency and prevent a state academic takeover. He said communication [...]
Erda M. Romans, 85, of Elyria, passed away at home Monday, February 11, 2013, following a long illness. She earned a Bachelor Degree in Education from Marshall University, and was a retired school teacher. Erda loved playing with her grandchildren, travel, cooking and sewing. Survivors include four sons, Melvin O. Romans, John L. Romans, Wade [...]
Jack R. Reming, 86, of Elyria, died Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Wesleyan Village in Elyria, following a short illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria.
Allen G. Scott, 49, of Elyria, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013 at the New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain, following a brief illness. He was born in Elyria on June 29, 1963 and had lived in Elyria for most of his life. Allen was a graduate of Firelands High School and had been [...]
Eva Beachler, 106, formerly of Spencer and Grafton, died Monday, January 28, 2013 in Longwood, Florida. Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria, was in charge of arrangements.
Matthew P. Fry, 46, of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord Monday, February 11, 2013. He was born October 22, 1966, in Batavia, New York. Matthew graduated from First Baptist Christian School in Elyria. He was formerly employed by Spencer Forge Manufacturing. He enjoyed video games and his dog, Chewy. Matthew is survived [...]
Arnold B. Tennant, 85, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013. He was a member of the Jimmy Swaggart Media Church and a U.S. Army veteran. He was the beloved husband of Edith (nee Malone); devoted father of Cathy Steranka, Larry (Cindy), Deborah (Brian) Blum, Mary, and John Tennant; loving grandfather of Nicole, Cheryl, Melissa, Sarah, [...]
Marvyn O. Braun, 74, of Vermilion, died Monday, February 11, 2013 at his residence after a long illness. Marvyn was born July 29, 1938 in Amherst, where he resided most of his life. Marvyn was a former member of St. Peter United Church of Christ, Amherst. He was a United State Air Force veteran. In [...]
Sarah Elizabeth Thompson (nee Towne), 83, a life resident of Amherst, died Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at her home after a long illness. Sarah was born in Amherst Township, May 1, 1929 to the late Albert and Sarah (nee Hill) Towne. She enjoyed camping and most of all being surrounded by her family. She is [...]