April 27, 2015

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Joseph Hluszti

Hluszti Joseph

Joseph Hluszti, 85, of Elyria, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015, at Mercy New Life Hospice Center in Lorain, following a long illness. He was born November 5, 1929 in Greensboro, Pennsylvania and was an Elyria resident for most of his life. Joe worked at the Ford Motor Co. in Lorain for 34 years, retiring Read More…

Goldie Margaret Salyi

Salyi Goldie

Goldie Margaret Salyi (nee Kocsis), passed away peacefully, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Life Care of Westlake in Westlake. Mrs. Salyi was born in Elyria on May 29, 1924 and made her home here all of her life. She was a ceramics instructor for 47 years. She was a member of the Jolly 60s and Read More…

Ronald “Ron” F. Hunger


Ronald “Ron” F. Hunger, 65, a resident of Amherst, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015. Ron was born in Lorain, November 11, 1949, and lived most of his life in Amherst, graduating from Amherst High School in 1967. He was a mobile mechanic for his own company RH Roadmaster. Ron also worked for many years Read More…

Lena M. Martin

Martin Lnea

Lena M. Martin (nee Hughes), 88, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015, at Keystone Pointe in LaGrange, following a long illness. Lena was born October 15, 1926 in Adamsville, Tennessee. Elyria has been her home since 1986. Lena was a member Murray Ridge Church of God in Elyria. She worked at Continental Bakery in Oklahoma Read More…

Baldo (Ubaldo) Campana

Campana Baldo

Baldo (Ubaldo) Campana, 90 years old, passed away peacefully, at Mercy New Life Hospice in Lorain, on Friday, April 24th 2015. He was born January 1 1925, in Lorain, where he lived his entire life. On August 24 1946, he married his loving and devoted Mary (Cambria). Baldo and Mary raised five children, Tom, Jim, Read More…

Joseph P. Nalepka, Jr.

Funeral services for Joseph P. Nalepka, Jr., will be Tuesday. April 28, at 1:30 P.M., at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave., Lorain. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain. The family will receive friends Monday, April 27, 4 until 8 P.M., in the funeral chapel.

Helen M. Penfound

Penfound Helen

Helen M. Penfound (nee Baldauf), 94, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, after a long illness. She was born October 16, 1920 in Elyria and had been a lifelong resident of the area, growing up on the family farm nearby. Mrs. Penfound was a graduate of Elyria Read More…

Frances “Fran” Stanley


Frances A. (nee Cieslak) Stanley, 78, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015, at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. She was born on December 3, 1936 in Blawnox, Pennsylvania and moved to Lorain as a young child, graduating from Lorain High School, Class of 1954. Following graduation she worked at Sun Finance Co. where she met Read More…

Joseph P. Nalepka, Jr.

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Joseph P. Nalepka, Jr., 66, of Lorain, died Friday. April 24, 2015. at his home after a lengthy illness. He was born August 25, 1948 in Lorain and had been a lifelong Lorain area resident. Joseph graduated from Lorain High School in 1967 and served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War as a Read More…

Alverta W. Schneider

Alverta W. Schneider, 92, of Oberlin, passed away at Kendal at Oberlin, Friday, April 24 2015. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services will announce further arrangements at a later date.