February 14, 2016


Greg Gnizak

Gnizak, Greg

Greg Gnizak, 23, of Elyria, died at his home Saturday, February 23, 2013. He was born May 25, 1989 in Elyria, was a 2007 graduate of Elyria Catholic High School, and attended Lorain County Community College. Greg was employed at Spitzer Auto in Amherst. His interests included cars, music, playing his guitar, and building computers. Read More…

Michael Robert Whitesell


Michael Robert Whitesell, 57, of Elyria, passed away suddenly Tuesday February 26, 2013, at EMH Healthcare in Avon. He was born May 14, 1955 in Meadville, Pennsylvania. Mr. Whitesell was a long time resident of Elyria. He was currently working in the Shipping and Receiving department at Kuehne & Nagel, in Sheffield. He enjoyed spending Read More…

Robin Robert “Tiny” Redel

Robin Robert “Tiny” Redel, 47, of Elyria, died Sunday, March 3, 2013, at his home. He was born August 13, 1965 in Medina, and was formerly employed as a truck driver. He enjoyed spending time with his family. Another interest of his was stock cars and he had also built a stock car. Robin is Read More…

Keith Faria

Faria, Keith

Keith Faria, 39, of Brunswick, passed away Monday, March 4, 2013. He was born March 30, 1973 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, to Kenneth and Carla Faria. In 1991, upon his high school graduation, Keith enlisted with the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1999. While serving in the Air Force he attended Read More…

Ken Justen, Jr.

Ken Justen, Jr., 63, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at University Hospitals of Cleveland. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, Elyria, will be announced.

Steve Livchak, Jr.


Steve Livchak, Jr., 94, of Elyria, passed away Monday, March 4, 2013 at EMH HealthCare in Elyria, following a brief illness. He was born October 1, 1918 in Sheffield Township. Steve served with the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a pipefitter who retired following 56 years of service with Plumbers and Steamfitters Read More…

Alyne Shaffer


Alyne Shaffer (nee Gardner), 82, of Rocky River, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at Lakewood Hospital. She was born March 21, 1930 in Marion, Indiana. She was a long time resident of the Vermilion – Amherst area. She had worked at the Erie Ordinance Depot in Port Clinton during the Korean War, and then Read More…

William Geierman


William Geierman, 60, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2013 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home, following a long illness. He was survived by his wife of 22 years, Rebecca; son, William; three step children, Jason, Mollie, and Megan; and seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rose Marie and Arthur Geierman; Read More…

Sheryl L. Black


Sheryl L. Black, 56, and a resident of South Amherst, died at her residence Saturday, March 2, 2013. Sheryl was born in Amherst, November 26, 1956, to the late Don and Alberta (nee Becker) Black. She was a 1975 graduate of Firelands High School. For the past 25 years, Sheryl was employed in the Maintenance Read More…

Janet L. Fries


Janet L. Fries (nee Foulk), 80, of Grafton, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2013, at her home following a sudden illness. She was born December 28, 1932 in Alliance and was a Grafton resident for most of her life. Janet worked as a Registered Nurse for many years, retiring from St. John Westshore Health Center Read More…