September 4, 2015


Kenneth L. Coan, Jr.

Kenneth L. Coan, Jr., 65, of Eaton Township, died Monday, August 31, 2015 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. Arrangements are in the care of Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria.

Betty J. Burnworth

Betty J. Burnworth (nee Welsh), 94, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015 following a lengthy illness at her residence, with her family by her side. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626. A full obituary will appear Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

Irene B. Fry

Irene B. Fry, 94, of Sheffield Village, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at Avon Place Nursing Home in Avon. The Fry family will receive friends Friday, September 4, 2015 from 2 until 8 P.M., in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Road, Amherst, where closing prayers will Read More…

Ruth Veronica Guggenbiller


Ruth Veronica Guggenbiller, 95, passed away Monday, August 31, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was born in Sheffield on April 13, 1920, to the late Simon and Katherine (Gubeno) Kriebel. Ruth was a homemaker and a great cook and baker. She enjoyed gardening, needlework and sewing and donated many items to Warm Up Medina Read More…

Jeffrey Q. Fowler


Jeffrey Q. Fowler, 31, of Lakewood, passed away Sunday, August 30, 2015, at his home, following an illness. He was born in Oberlin and had been a resident of Lakewood since February, moving from Elyria. Jeffrey graduated from Ohio State University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing and Logistics. He was Read More…

Dortha B. Kelly


Dortha B. Kelly (nee Cumpston), 78, of Elyria, passed away Monday, August 31, 2015 at her residence, while under the care of Crossroads Hospice, following a lengthy illness. Born June 13, 1937 in Clarksburg, West Virginia, she lived in Columbus and moved to Lorain in 1969. She had lived in Elyria for the past 15 Read More…

Angela Maria Anderson


Our sweet angel, Angela Maria Anderson has risen to be with our Lord, Saturday, August 29, 2015 after a long battle with Auto Immune Hepatitis, Cirrhosis, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and GAVE disease. She was born November 25, 1992, in Elyria. Angela is survived by her loving parents, William and Sandra Anderson; brother, Michael; grandparents, Frank Read More…

Daniel M. Wheeler


Daniel M. Wheeler, 32, of Strongsville and formerly of Vermilion, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born June 12, 1983, in Lorain, Daniel graduated from Firelands High School in 2002. He attended Kent State University. Through the years, Daniel worked as a bartender at several different restaurants. Most Read More…

Jo-Anne Bolling

Jo-Anne Bolling (nee Dye), 65, of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at New Life Hospice Center in Lorain. She was born in Norwalk and had lived in Grafton for over 60 years. Jo-Anne worked as a machine operator at Gear Co. of America, in Cleveland and as a bar maid. She enjoyed spending Read More…

Derik A. Bowen

Derik A. Bowen, 44, of Phoenix, Arizona and formerly of Elyria, passed away at his home in Phoenix. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced next week. The Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, is assisting the family.