April 19, 2015


Belinda Sue Carson


Belinda Sue Carson, 54, of Elyria, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain. She was born August 26, 1960 in Parma. Linda is survived by a daughter, Bobbi Kniceley (Matthew Green); sons, Johnny and Justin Minor; grandchildren, Breiana Chapman, Madilyn and Alyssa Green and Matthew and Jeff Carson, Jr.; sisters, Read More…

Ruth M. Drda

Ruth M. Drda (nee Traub), 91, entered into rest Thursday, April 16, 2015. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Misencik Funeral Home, Avon.

Frank F. Tresch

  Frank F. Tresch, 88, of Oberlin, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin. He was born March 23, 1927 in Ithaca, New York. Frank was formerly employed in the Building and Grounds Maintenance Department at Oberlin College. For 18 years he worked in Mechanical Maintenance at U.S. Steel in Lorain, Read More…

Dennis Profant


Dennis P. Profant, 58, of Nelsonville, Ohio, formerly of Lorain, died Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at his residence. He was born October 30, 1956 in Lorain. He graduated from Lorain High School in 1974. He earned an associate degree from Hocking College, a bachelor’s from the University of Florida and a master’s degree from Central Read More…

Audrey Alten


Audrey Alten (nee Busser), 86, of Amherst, formerly of Sheffield Village for 52 years, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, following a long illness. She was born January 1, 1929 in Lorain, to Lawrence and Gertrude (nee Smith) Busser. Audrey was a former member of St. Teresa Read More…

Frankie C. Ramares


Frankie C. Ramares, 84, of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 15, 2015. He was a 1949 graduate of Plainview-Rover High School in Plainview, Arkansas and self-educated in electronics and appliance repair. Frank served as a U.S. Army PFC communications expert in Korea. After being discharged from the Army, he worked as a telegrapher Read More…

Clarence I. Benton

Clarence I. Benton, 96, of Grafton Township, passed away in his home on Thursday, April 16, 2015 following a short illness. He was born September 21, 1918 in LaGrange, having lived seven years in Pennsylvania, he lived the rest of his life in Belden on the family farm, where he worked as a crop and Read More…

Maria Alfano


Maria Alfano (nee Orlando), 104 years old, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015 at O’Neil Health Center in North Ridgeville. Mrs. Alfano was born March 20, 1911 in Santa Fe, Argentina and at the age of two, with both of her parents dead, she and the rest of her family moved to Sicily. In 1959, Read More…

Donald Homer Eldridge

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Donald Homer Eldridge, 101, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the Elms in Wellington. He was born March 28, 1914 in Girard, Ohio. Donald worked for Fruehauf as a Supervisor for many years and was a longtime member of Church of the Open Door. Donald served his Country in the United Sates Read More…

Margaret C. Schultz

Margaret C. Schultz, 89, of Oberlin, died Sunday, April 12, 2015. Arrangements were in the care of Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria.