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Archives for June 16, 2013

Indians 2, Nationals 0: Corey Kluber knocks out Stephen Strasburg, Nats

CLEVELAND — The Nationals had Stephen Strasburg and the Indians had Corey Kluber. Sounds like a mismatch. It wasn’t. At least not the way most would think. “Kluber Lang,” as he is called by teammates in reference to Mr. T’s “Clubber Lang” character in “Rocky III,” traded blows with Washington’s phenom right-hander Sunday at Progressive Read More…

Tribe notes: Nick Swisher could be DL-bound

CLEVELAND — Nick Swisher could be headed to the disabled list. A sore left shoulder that has been bothering Swisher for much of the season kept him out of the lineup Sunday, despite manager Terry Francona’s assertion the night before that he would play. Francona said Swisher was examined Sunday and though he said the Read More…

Helen E. Shroyer

Helen E. Shroyer (nee Shellhouse), 88, of Grafton Township, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville. She was born October 12, 1924, in Menomonie, Wisconsin, and was a graduate of Lorain High School class of 1942 B. She lived throughout Ohio before moving to Elyria and then to Grafton Read More…

Mary Spisak

Mary Spisak (nee Chochol), 88, of Elyria, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013. Funeral arrangements will be announced Monday by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel.

Kenneth M. Rea

Kenneth M. Rea, 95, formerly of Parma, died Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Wesleyan Village in Elyria. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria is in charge of arrangements.

S. Diane Harbst

S. Diane Harbst (nee Hamilton), 73, of Elyria, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at Center Ridge Nursing Home, North Ridgeville. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Busch Funeral and Crematory Services, Elyria. 440-322-3717

Angel L. Gomez, Jr.

Angel L. Gomez, Jr., 46, lifelong resident of Lorain, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013. He was born August 20, 1966. Angel was employed as a Manager at Wendy’s and Ponderosa Restaurants. He enjoyed collecting coins and comic books, especially Spider Man. Mr. Gomez is survived by his son, Justin Gomez of Lorain; parents, Angel Read More…

Shirley A. Green

Shirley A. Green, 49, of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at EMH Healthcare, following a brief illness. She was born January 13, 1964 in Oberlin, and was a lifelong Elyria area resident. Shirley worked as a floral designer at the former Rainbow Flower and Gift Shop in Grafton. She was a 1982 Elyria Read More…

Lille Mae Hamilton

Lillie Mae Hamilton (nee Lumpkin), 95, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, in the Autumn Aegis Nursing Home in Lorain, following a lengthy illness. She was born May 20, 1918 in Commerce, Georgia and lived in the Lorain area since 1927. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church of Lorain, where she Read More…

Elizabeth Gochnour

Elizabeth Gochnour, 71 years of age, and a resident of Amherst, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013, at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain, following a long illness. She was born October 18, 1941, in Lorain. Elizabeth was raised in Amherst, graduating from South Amherst High School in the class of 1959. She was Read More…