February 9, 2016

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Ryan T. Johnson

Ryan T. Johnson, 24, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013. Arrangements will be announced by Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria.

Dorothy “Dody” Hoefs


Dorothy “Dody” Hoefs (nee Keidel), 80 years old, of Elyria, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Ames Family Hospice in Westlake, following a short illness. Dorothy was born October 10, 1932 in Hankinson, North Dakota and lived in Elyria since 1952. She was a homemaker and a member of St. John Lutheran Church. Dorothy enjoyed Read More…

Laura Forthofer-Reinders


Laura Forthofer-Reinders (nee Kriebel), 92, entered into rest Monday, July 1, 2013. Laura was born July 14, 1920 in Elyria. She lived in Avon since 1943, coming from Sheffield. She was a member of the Altar & Rosary Society at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Parish in Avon. Laura enjoyed dancing, bowling and gardening. Read More…

Neil Philip Yingling, Sr.


Neil Philip Yingling, Sr., 77, of Amherst, passed away Monday, July 1, 2013 following a long illness. Neil is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carolyn Sue (nee Stanislawski); son, Neil Jr. (Jeannie); four grandchildren, Christina (Jamie) Zilko of Amherst, Sarah (Ryan) McNulty of Amherst, Neil (Jennifer) Yingling III of Sandusky and Rebeccah Yingling Read More…

Helen V. Bors


Helen V. Bors, 93, a lifelong resident of Lorain County, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. She was born December 10, 1919, in Lorain, to Frank and Mary (nee Kurtz) Kerecz. Helen made her career as a hardworking waitress, working for over 20 years at the Evans Grille in Lorain. Read More…

Martin C. “Marty” Haas

Martin C. “Marty” Haas, 74, of Bradenton, Florida and formerly of North Ridgeville, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013 following a brief illness. The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria will announce arrangements at a later date.

Robert E. Alspaugh

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Robert E. Alspaugh, 80, of Naples, Florida, and Alden, Michigan passed away Monday, July 1, 2013, at his home at Torch Lake, Michigan. He was born May 25, 1933, in New Castle, Indiana. Bob was a graduate of Mt. Summit High School in Indiana, Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, and Wayne State University in Read More…

Harold L. Nell


Harold L. Nell, 79, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at EMH Healthcare. He was born March 30, 1934 in Navarre, Ohio. Harold served with the U.S. Navy Reserve, and retired in 1998 from the Elyria City Schools as Head Electrician. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, great grandchildren, and working Read More…

Dennis G. Moore, Sr.


Dennis G. Moore, Sr., 71, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013. He was the dearly beloved husband of Rose Marie (nee Horner); loving father of Dennis (Lori), Kimberly, Mark, Carol (Larry) Strickland, Audrey (Jim) Black, and the late Kristina; proud grandfather of 15, great grandfather of two; loving son of Alex and Read More…

Aida Dore


Aida Dore (nee LaFace), 85, of Lorain, passed away on the morning of Saturday, June 29th, 2013. She was born in Sandusky September 1, 1927. Aida was a graduate of Sandusky High School. Mrs. Dore had been a resident of Lorain since 1951. She was a parishioner of the Catholic Church of St. Peter. Dedicated Read More…