April 18, 2015

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Marvin J. Smith

Marvin J. Smith, 78, of Amherst, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015. He retired after 25 years of working at York International, and then went to work at Burger King in the turnpike plaza. Marvin was a very dependable employee who never missed work. He is survived by his sister, Jean Gawlik (Ed, deceased); brothers, Read More…

Anne B. Bansek

Anne B. Bansek (nee Skarecky), 90, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015, at her home, following a sudden illness. She was born July 4, 1924 in Lorain and was an Elyria resident for most of her life. In her later years, Anne crocheted hats for hundreds of cancer patients. Survivors include her daughter, Read More…

Albert S. Matyi

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Albert S. Matyi, 71, of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at his daughters home under the care of New Life Hospice. He was born on February 20, 1944 in Lorain, to Frank and Sylvia (nee Casey) Matyi. Albert made his career as mechanic working for Ed’s Transmission in Elyria for 47 years. He Read More…

Olga Zilka

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Olga Zilka (nee Bailey), 85, of Sheffield Township, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at Mercy New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain. She was born May 12, 1929 in Walhonding, Ohio and had resided in the Sheffield Township/Lorain area most of her life. Olga was a member of St. Nicholas Byzantine Rite Catholic Read More…

Robert L. Kauffman

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Robert L. Kauffman, 77, of Lorain, was born May 4, 1937 in Westlake. He passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Lorain. He proudly served in the United States Army and was retired from the Ford Motor Co. Robert loved sports and coached youth baseball for years. The most important thing in life to Robert Read More…

Mary C. Peduzzi

Mary C. Peduzzi (nee Grove), 80, of Lorain, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at the Autumn Aegis Retirement Community in Lorain following a long illness. She was born July 23, 1934 in Altoona, Pennsylvania. She had been a resident of Lorain County since 1972 and formerly resided in North Ridgeville and Elyria. Mrs. Peduzzi Read More…

Linda J. Grizzell

October 20th, 1952. On this day, Walker and Jean Phillips gave birth to a bouncing baby girl and named her Linda Jean. Without this, I would not be here today. Linda grew up taking care of her brothers and sisters and ran into a man named Orville Lee Grizzell. They started a family with the Read More…

Robert E. Takacs

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Robert E. Takacs, 72, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015, at University Hospital Elyria Medical Center. He was born May 9, 1942, in Elyria and was a graduate of Elyria High School. Robert was active at Magyar United Church of Christ. His grandchildren were his priority. Robert enjoyed the Cleveland Browns and fishing. Read More…

TJ Turner

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TJ Turner, 39, died of a massive brain hemorrhage Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Cape Coral, Florida. TJ is survived by his wife, Kari Turner, of 13 ½ years; his children, Aidan Michael George (11), Kalli Ann (9), and Cole Joshua Patrick (who will be 5 this Easter Sunday); his parents, Barbara Carr, Terry and Read More…

Karl Henry Scharein

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Karl Henry Scharein, 90, a resident of Amherst, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 30, 2015, at Amherst Specialty Hospital, while surrounded by his family. He was born June 9, 1924, in Geiselenkeren, Germany. Karl was raised in Elyria and made his home in Amherst for the last 67 Read More…