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Edith Margaret Powers

Edith Margaret Powers (nee Hudson), 95, of Elyria, passed  away Wednesday, August 24, 2011, at her home, following a  short illness. Arrangements are being handled by Hempel Funeral Home  in Amherst.

Peter Junior Rockas

Peter Junior Rockas, 79, of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at University Hospital in Cleveland, following a brief illness. He was born January 23, 1932 in Avon  Lake, where he was raised. Graduating from Avon Lake High School with the class of  1950, he was active in a variety of sports but achieved Read More…

Henry “Hank” J. Wade

Henry “Hank” J. Wade, 75, of Elyria, was called home by the  man upstairs Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at home. He was  born May 16, 1936 in Alderson, West Virginia, and lived  there most of his school years. It was here that he learned  the skills of fishing and hunting. He graduated from Covington High Read More…

Mary Jo Wilson

Mary Jo Wilson, (Nee Kuterovich), 60, of North Ridgeville,  died on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at the Cleveland Clinic following a long illness. Mary Jo was born on May 31, 1951 in  Elyria where she was raised. North Ridgeville has been her  home for the past 30 years. She was a graduate of Elyria Catholic Read More…

VIDEO: Livestock auction: Turkeys, lambs, rabbits, chickens and goats

CORRECTIONS: Aug. 25, 2011

A sales tax increase will be on the November ballot. A headline Wednesday incorrectly identified what kind of increase would go to voters

Roundup for Aug. 25, 2011

Teen takes plea deal for multiple charges ELYRIA — A 17-year-old facing aggravated robbery, heroin and other charges cut a deal with prosecutors on Wednesday. In exchange for prosecutors dropping the robbery charge, Terrell Fennell pleaded guilty to charges of tampering with evidence, possession of crack, possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia charges Read More…

Robert J. Forster

Robert J. Forster, 87, of Wakeman, died Tuesday, August 23,  2011, at Gaymont Nursing Home in Norwalk. He was born  September 20, 1923 in Sheffield, and had lived in Wakeman  since 1954. He worked for 30 years at Thew Shovel in Lorain, farmed,  and was a talented welder. He used his skills as a welder  Read More…

Eleanor Catherine Kalter

Eleanor Catherine Kalter, 99, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, August 21, 2011 at New Life Hospice in Lorain. She was  born in North Ridgeville in 1912, to the late Anna Maria  (nee Wiederkehr) and John Kalter. Eleanor was stricken by polio at the age of 13 which left her  with a paralyzed leg. She had Read More…

Leslie C. Konesky

Leslie C. Konesky, 66, passed away Tuesday, August 23,  2011, at the St. John Medical Center, after a lengthy illness.  He was born in Cleveland and has been a resident of North  Ridgeville since 1970, moving from Cleveland. Leslie was a mechanic for the City of North Ridgeville service garage for 13 years. He had Read More…