July 28, 2015


Earl Ralph Minney, Jr.

Earl Ralph Minney, Jr., 71, of LaGrange, passed away Thursday, July 9, 2015, at Ames Family Hospice in Westlake, following a long illness. Funeral Service, under the direction of the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, Elyria, will be announced.

Carl J. Rose


Carl J. Rose, 55, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2015 following a lengthy illness at his residence, with his family by his side. He was born September 30, 1959 in Monongahela, Pennsylvania. Upon graduating from High School Carl went on to receive his Bachelor’s degree from Penn State University and preceded to obtain Read More…

Thomas Porter, Jr.

Thomas Porter, Jr., 68, of Elyria, surrounded by loved ones passed away Friday, July 3, 2015 at St. Johns Hospital in Westlake, after a lengthy battle with heart disease and cancer. Born the son of Thomas Porter, Sr., a pilot killed in flight; Tom was raised by his mother and father, Ray and Mabel Meyer Read More…

Larry D. Roberts


Larry D. Roberts, 43, of Orlando, West Virginia, formerly of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2015, following an automobile accident, on his way to work. He was a loving father who enjoyed carpentry, hunting, fishing, and cherished his time spent playing Elyria Little League East baseball throughout his youth. Survivors include his children, Cole Read More…

Eleanor Marie Taper Hill


Eleanor Marie Taper Hill was born in Oberlin on October 22, 1921 to Abbey Marie King Taper and Charles Taper. She was currently residing at the home of her daughter in Elyria when she departed this life Sunday, July 5, 2015 at the age of 93. Sister Hill accepted Christ as her Savior at a Read More…

Elizabeth “Betty” Grace Brlas


Elizabeth “Betty” Grace Brlas (nee Engelbach), 85, a native of Elyria, passed away Monday, July 6, 2015 at Wesleyan Village following a long illness. On July 9, 1948 Elizabeth married John Brlas at St. Peter’s Church in North Ridgeville. They were married for 46 years. John passed away in 1994. Elizabeth was a retired employee Read More…

Beatrice I. Vincent

Beatrice I. Vincent (nee Ensign), 90, of Elyria, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at O’Neill Healthcare, North Ridgeville. Arrangements will be announced by Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria.

Betty J. Runyon


Betty J. Runyon (nee Manning), 82, of North Ridgeville, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake. She was born in Bolt, West Virginia and had been a resident of North Ridgeville since 1966 moving from Cleveland. She worked as a custodian for the North Ridgeville City Schools for Read More…

William Thomas Locke


William Thomas Locke was the only child born to William B. Locke and Lena Mae Locke in Rockwood, Tennessee on February 25, 1939. William, known as James Boyd to his childhood friends and family and grew up in Spring City, Tennessee. He and his family moved to Cleveland in 1950. Following his high school years, Read More…

Miro R. Greenberger

Miro R. Greenberger (nee Alert), 93, of Elyria, died Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Wesleyan Village in Elyria. Arrangements will be announced by Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria.