February 8, 2016


Onetta Garnet Ellis


Onetta Garnet Ellis (nee Burton), 78, of Lorain, passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at her home, following a lengthy illness. She was born July 22, 1937, in Huntington, West Virginia. Onetta was raised and lived in West Virginia before moving to Lorain, where she had made her home for the last 50 years. Onetta’s Read More…

Martha “Marty” C. Kelly


Martha “Marty” C. Kelly departed this life Saturday, January 23, 2016. She left a legacy of love for her immediate and extended family, including the Girl Scouts, her communities and those less fortunate. She was born in Oberlin and resided in Lorain County all of her life. Martha was preceded by her parents, Elizabeth (Szarka) Read More…

Alice I. Turner

Alice I. Turner (nee Dillard), 90, of Elyria, passed away at her home on Saturday, January 23, 2016. Mrs. Turner was born on October 16, 1925 in Silva, North Carolina and made her home in Elyria for the past 50 years. She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and loved shopping at garage sales and thrift stores. Read More…

Holley D. Myers


Holley D. Myers, 78, of Spencer, died Sunday, January 24, 2016, at 3:36 A.M. in his home, surrounded by his family. He was born April 11, 1937 in Clay County, West Virginia, to the late Everett Cepheus Myers and Lettie Carr (nee White). Holley is survived by his loving wife, Margaret Elizabeth (nee Fields) Myers; Read More…

Genevieve Saley

Genevieve Saley (nee Thorne), 82, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2016, at University Hospital Elyria Medical Center following a short illness. She was born December 29, 1933 in Tarentum, Pennsylvania. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Saley is survived by her four sons; two daughters; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; many great friends and one Read More…

Scott S. Towner

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Scott S. Towner, 61, of Avon Lake, passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2016. He was born December 29, 1954 in Amherst, to David and Doris Vance Towner and graduated from Admiral King High School in 1973. Scott was an entrepreneur who established many businesses. He was a fourth generation builder, worked in the oil and Read More…

Richard F. Poplar


Richard F. Poplar, 85, of Lorain, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Anchor Lodge Retirement Village, Lorain, following a lengthy illness. Born May 31, 1930 in Lorain, he lived in Lorain his entire life Richard founded Poplar Heating Company, Lorain in 1957, owning and operating the company until his retirement in 1992. He was Read More…

Keith J. Armstrong, Sr.


Keith J. Armstrong, Sr., 45, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2016, at his home, following a lengthy illness. He was born April 20, 1970 in Amherst. Keith previously lived in Wellington before moving to LaGrange, where he made his home for the last six years. He graduated from Lorain High School. He was Read More…

Deidre “Dee Dee” Lovejoy

Deidre “Dee Dee” Lovejoy, 54, of Shreve, formerly a life long resident of the Cleveland area, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Keystone Pointe in LaGrange. Arrangements will be announced by the Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Adell Tucker

Adell Tucker, 75, of North Ridgeville, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Elmcroft Assisted Living in Lorain. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin, (440) 775-1451, will announce further in formation in tomorrows Chronicle Telegram.