January 28, 2015

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Glenn L. Stump, Jr.

Glenn L. Stump, Jr., born December 4, 1956, former Oberlin resident, passed away Thursday, January 22, 2015 in Keyota, Oklahoma. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

Linda M. Litten

Linda M. Litten (nee Foster), 71, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center in Elyria. Arrangements will be announced by Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

James J. Milks

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James J. Milks, 67, of Birmingham, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain. He was born August 7, 1947 in Lorain. James was raised in Lorain, graduating from Lorain High School with the class of 1965. He had made his home in Birmingham for the last 36 years. Read More…

William A. Hecker


William A. Hecker, 70, of North Ridgeville and formerly of Elyria, died Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born June 8, 1944 in Madison, Wisconsin and was a 1964 graduate of Midview High School. Bill had been an auctioneer for 35 years in Lorain County and was also a Realtor with Read More…

Phyllis Stydnicki


Phyllis Stydnicki (nee Tomasheski), 80, of Elyria, passed away at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center on Saturday, January 24, 2015 after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alex and Eugenia Tomasheski. She will be missed by her surviving family: son and daughter, Stacy Stydnicki of Texas and Suann Freconna of Read More…

Holly S. McMillen


Holly S. McMillen (nee Teaman), 61, of Elyria, died Sunday, January 25, 2015 at Ames Family Hospice House, Westlake. She was born December 28, 1953 in Lorain. She was a 1972 graduate of Admiral King High School, where she played trombone in the high school band. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in 1976 from Kent Read More…

Mary Ann Kennedy


Mary Ann Kennedy (nee Abraham), 75, a life resident of Amherst, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. Mary Ann was born in Amherst on September 18, 1939, to the late Nicholas and Martha (nee Sliman) Abraham. She was a 1957 graduate of Amherst High School and also a graduate of Read More…

Peter Harkacz


Peter Harkacz, 93, passed away Monday, January 26, 2015, at Wesleyan Village, following a brief illness. Peter Harkacz was born July 13, 1921 in Muzyliw, Ukraine. He left his homeland during World War II and lived in Germany, where he met and married Maria. They immigrated to the United States through Ellis Island in 1950, Read More…

Barbara D. “Darlene” Starr

Barbara D. “Darlene” Starr, 73, of North Ridgeville, passed away at the Cleveland Clinic on Friday, January 23, 2015 after a brief illness. She was born June 5, 1941 in Garrison, Kentucky and had been a lifelong resident of North Ridgeville, before moving to Point Pleasant, West Virginia in 1995. She was a life member Read More…

Betty Jane Shea

Betty Jane Shea (nee Belmont), 90, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Raymond J. Shea; daughter, Patricia R. (Roy) Ziganti; infant son, Gregory E. Shea; and siblings, Alice Rademaker, Doris Braun and Raymond Belmont. She was the loving mother to Raymond M. (Sheila), Deborah J. (Jack) Read More…