September 23, 2014


Deborah Jane Dougherty


Deborah Jane (nee Hippo) Dougherty, 67, of Wellington, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2014 under the care of New Life Hospice in Lorain. She was born March 10, 1947 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, to Betty Jane (nee Smith) and Edward Hippo. She graduated from Altoona High School and was the valedictorian of the Mercy Hospital School Read More…

Calvin Keith Davidson

Calvin Keith Davidson, 89, of Oberlin, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014 at home after a short illness. He was born September 9, 1924 in Camden Township. After he graduated from Camden High School, he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Force. He became a radio operator and gunner on a B-24 liberator bomber with Read More…

Frances I. Sutton

Frances I. Sutton, 91, of Oberlin, passed away at home surrounded by her loving family Sunday, September 21, 2014. Further arrangements will be announced by the Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Oberlin at a later date.

Sharon K. Slagle

Sharon K. Slagle (nee Shelton), 50, died Sunday, September 21, 2014, at New Life Hospice Residential Center, Lorain, following a short illness. She was born February 8, 1964, in Cleveland. She attended Midview High School. Sharon was a member of Church of God of Lorain. She is survived by her husband, Jack; mother, Wilda (nee Read More…

Barbara Snyder

Barbara Snyder, 73, of Chicago, Illinois, passed away Monday, August 11, 2014. She was the dear sister of Norma Jean Burke, Nancy Sue Snyder, the late Marilyn Snyder Gluth, the late Robert Snyder and aunt of many. Services were private. Arrangements by Giancola Funeral & Cremation, Chicago, 800-975-4321.

Myrtle E. Bungard


Myrtle E. Bungard (nee Davis), 98, of Oberlin, passed away Monday, September 22, 2014, at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin, following a brief illness. She was born January 5, 1916 in Elyria and was a graduate of Elyria High School. Myrtle was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. Even with a large family, Read More…

Milan John Sebo Wildlife Artist

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Milan John Sebo was born in Lorain May 4, 1923, to Rose and John Sebo. He remained a lifelong resident of the area. While in school, Milan became well-known for his artistic talent. A few years after graduating from Lorain High School, Class of 1940B, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corp. A WWII Read More…

Louise Osborne


Louise Osborne (nee Bove), 79, of Henrietta Township, died Monday, September 22, 2014, at UH Elyria Medical Center in Elyria. She completed her journey here on Earth and submitted to God’s will for her to join him in Heaven. Louise was born May 11, 1935 in Lorain and graduated from Lorain High School. She worked Read More…

Thomas Holliday

Thomas Holliday, 70, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Mercy New Life Hospice, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Dawn E. Watt


Dawn E. Watt, 54, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, September 20, 2014, at Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake, following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and had been a resident of Elyria since infancy. Dawn was employed at Moen Inc. for 35 years. She was a 1977 graduate of Read More…