April 20, 2014

Elyria
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Wallace G. Widdowson

Wallace G. Widdowson, 88, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013, from a short illness. He was born in Oberlin and graduated from Oberlin High School He lived in Elyria most of his adult life, wintering in Palmetto, Florida, and recently moved to Wellington to be closer to family. Wallace retired from Brookpark Ford Engine Plant Read More…

Kathleen J. Wade

Kathleen J. Wade, 83, of Wellington, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013, at her home, following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

Philomena A. Johnson

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Philomena A. Johnson (nee Rovere), 87 years of age, and a resident of Amherst, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013, at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain. She was born April 8, 1926, in South Amherst. Philomena was raised in New York. She returned to South Amherst in 1940, and then moved to Lorain, Read More…

A. Roger Whiteman

A. Roger Whiteman, 67, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, August 27, 2013. He was a long time employee of Milford Rivet in Elyria. Roger was a car racing enthusiast and photographer. He was preceded in death by his father, George; and mother, Phyllis (nee Andersen); and his sister, Carol. Roger is survived by his brothers, Richard Read More…

Fran Slack

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Fran Slack (nee Luf), 67, of Grafton, passed away at home Thursday, September 5, 2013, following a short illness. She was born October 13, 1945 in Cleveland. Fran was a member of North Eaton Christian Church. She was a 1963 Midview High School graduate, and retired as a cook from Keystone Schools following 24 years Read More…

Russell Wayne Herbert

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Russell Wayne Herbert, 60, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013, at his residence. He was born August 15, 1953, in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. Russell worked as a crane operator for the steel mills and several foundries. He served his country proudly in U.S. Marine Corps. Russell was an avid Pittsburgh Stealer fan and loved fishing, camping Read More…

Joan R. Reisinger

Joan R. Reisinger (nee Davis), 77, of Grafton, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013, at EMH Healthcare, following a brief illness. She was born September 3, 1936 in Elyria, and was a Grafton resident for most of her life. Joan was a long time member of the Elyria First United Methodist Church, a member of Read More…

Edward F. Skolnicki

Edward F. Skolnicki, 80, of Wakeman, died Saturday, September 7, 2013, Mercy Allen Hospital, Oberlin. Family will receive friends Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 4 until 8 P.M., at the Garland-Misencik Funeral Home, 851 Park Avenue, Amherst. Closing Prayers will be 9:15 A.M., Wednesday, September, 11, 2013, at the funeral home, followed by a 10 A.M. Read More…

Arthur R. Charcandy

Arthur R. Charcandy, 80, of Elyria, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013 at EMH Healthcare in Elyria, following a brief illness. He was born April 28, 1933 in Parkersburg, West Virginia. Arthur retired from Ford Motor Co. in Brook Park following 30 years of service. He enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, watching NASCAR, Read More…

Jeanne F. Bott-Adams

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Jeanne F. Bott-Adams (nee Burgett), 83, of Elyria, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013, at her home, following a long illness. She was born July 27, 1930 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria resident. Jeanne worked in the cafeteria at the Invacare Corporation for 17 years. Following Invacare, she worked at the McDonald’s on Read More…