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Archives for March 2013

Diana Kay Krysik

Diana Kay Krysik, 75, of Wakeman, passed away Monday, February 25, 2013, at Hidden River Farm. Diana spent most of her life on the farm and especially enjoyed feeding and taking care of all the birds and animals. An avid reader, she enjoyed reading about England and even made a trip there, visiting many gardens Read More…

Wilbur Lyman “Hitch” Hitchcock

Wilbur Lyman “Hitch” Hitchcock passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at the VA Hospice in Palo Alto, California. He was born July 16, 1928, to Lillian (Walker) and Lyman Hitchcock of Columbia Station. Hitch is survived by his caring wife of 63 years, Patricia (Ward); children, Brian (Etta) of Franklin, Tennessee, Holly (Rob Read More…

Joyce I. Harris

Joyce I. Harris, (nee Gumm), 71, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013, at St. John Medical Center in Westlake, following a nine year illness. She was born May 29, 1941 in Casey Creek, Kentucky, and has been a Grafton resident since 1964, coming from Yuma, Kentucky. Joyce worked for the State of Ohio Read More…

Joyce I. Harris

Joyce I. Harris, (nee Gumm), 71, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013, at St. John Medical Center, in Westlake, following a long illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, of Elyria. 440-322-4626.

Joseph L. Kintz

Joseph L. Kintz, 75, of Lorain, died after a long illness on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Autumn Aegis Nursing Home in Lorain,where he had resided since June, 2012. He was born in Hillside, Pennsylvania, May 3, 1937. He graduated from Derry Township High School in Derry, Pennsylvania, and attended Lorain Community College. He proudly Read More…

Greg Gnizak

Greg Gnizak, 23, of Elyria, died at his home Saturday, February 23, 2013. Address correction: Memorial contributions may be made to The Blessing House, 5440 Grove Ave., Lorain, OH 44055 or a charity of the donor’s choice. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, is handling arrangements, www.dickenfuneralhome.com.

Grafton employee earnings

GRAFTON — It is a sure bet a couple of the top earners in Grafton last year won’t repeat next year. That’s because there’s been a changeover in top leadership roles. Former Police Chief Lonnie Carroll was placed on paid leave beginning Aug. 27, 2012, and terminated the following day. Fellow part-time patrol officer, Dan Read More…

LaGrange employee earnings

LaGrange top 10 earners The top 10 wage earners for LaGrange in 2012: Walter Sukey, village administrator, $63,155.70 Daniel Moore, police chief, $52,355.75 Charles Duensing, police sergeant, $49,962.80 Michael Savetski, police patrolman, $44,088.83 Wayne Ramsey, police patrolman, $43,978.14 Greg Yuronich, water/wastewater superintendent, $43,925.64 Jon Clark, solicitor, $40,000 David Thompson, police patrolman, $38,429.53 Chris Secrist, maintenance Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Lady Birdy

LADY BIRD Meet Lady Bird. She was surrendered to Friendship with one of her pups because there were too many animals in the home. She’s a super sweet pooch that would make a wonderful family pet. Lady Bird is calm, gentle and just wants someone to love that will love her back. It’s in your Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Axel

AXEL Introducing Axel. He’s a sweet young adult Hound mix that was rescued from the Lorain County Dog Kennel. Although Axel is active and loves to play, he is also docile and has a gentle demeanor. He’s the perfect size and temperament for YOUR family. Stop by Friendship and check out this sweet pooch named Read More…