September 2, 2014

Elyria
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Robert H. Magel, Sr.

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Robert H. Magel, Sr., 89, died Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Wesleyan Village, Elyria. Mr. Magel was born November 9, 1923 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and lived in Elyria since 1942. He was a graduate of Memphis Tech High School in 1942 and served with the United States Army during WWII. He was employed as an Read More…

Arvetta “Faye” Grazetti

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Arvetta “Faye” Grazetti (nee Deyarmin), 66, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, October 12, 2013 at her residence, following a lengthy illness. She was born December 15, 1946 in Brush Valley, Pennsylvania and she was a resident of North Ridgeville for over 30 years. Faye loved dancing, music and playing the keyboard. She especially enjoyed Read More…

Mary Jean Salrin

Mary Jean Salrin born April 7, 1929 in Elyria, passed away peacefully Sunday, October 13, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son, Robert E. Salrin, Jr., son-in-law, Douglas Field; parents, Mary and Paul Kohl; brother, Regis; and her sister, Agnes Marie; and sister-in-law, Lois Kohl. She is survived by her husband of 67 Read More…

Dorothy E. Belden

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Dorothy E. Belden, 97, of Belden (Grafton Township), passed away at her home Monday, October 14, 2013, following a short illness. She was born October 20, 1915 in Cleveland and had lived over 70 years in the Grafton area. She was a member of the Belden United Methodist Church and had attended several local senior Read More…

Joseph T. Pichola

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Joseph T. Pichola, 93, of Akron, and formerly of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at his home, following a brief illness. He was born December 2, 1919 in Shamokin, Pennsylvania and lived in Elyria for most of his life, spending the last several years in Akron. Joe was employed at the former Republic Read More…

Marjorie A. McKitrick

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Marjorie A. McKitrick (nee O’Brien), 77, of Elyria passed away peacefully Wednesday October 16, 2013 following a long illness. She was born September 6, 1936 in Elyria. She was a 1954 Elyria High School graduate. Marjorie was a registered nurse and graduated Cum Laude from LCCC. She was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Read More…

William Terrance Taylor, Jr

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William Terrance “Young Tee” Taylor, Jr., 32, of Lorain, formally of Elyria, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2013. He was born in Elyria and was a graduate of Elyria High School, Class of 1999. Mr. Taylor was a licensed barber in Elyria. He attended God’s Kingdom Church, 1671 N. Ridge Rd., Lorain. He enjoyed basketball, Read More…

Donald J. Domazet, Jr.

Donald J. Domazet Jr., 43, of Lorain, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, October 12, 2013. He was born August 16, 1970 in Lorain. He attended Elyria High School and was a painter by trade. He is survived by his son, Donald J. Domazet III; mother, Donna Sue Engle; father, Donald J. Domazet Sr.; and brother, Ted Read More…

Drug arrests uncover possible meth lab

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ELYRIA — After charging three men with drug possession on Tuesday evening, a larger investigation led police to railroad tracks in Elyria, where one of the men allegedly had been making methamphetamine in a tent. Matthew J. Novak, 21, of Elyria, Steven Starling, 43, of North Ridgeville, and Frederick Allgood, 22, of Elyria, were issued Read More…

Lakeview ‘tipping point’ house to be razed

LORAIN — A wrecking ball may be in the works for a home meant to symbolize neighborhood stabilization in Lorain, and the future of the nonprofit group that was supposed to replace the home doesn’t look good either. On May 30, 2012, City Council members authorized Direct Action of Central Lorain to spend $160,000 in Read More…