August 20, 2014

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Linda K. Hill


Linda K. Hill (nee McWilliams), 58, of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 15, 2014, at Amherst Manor Nursing Home in Amherst, following a lengthy illness. She was born December 1, 1955, in Elyria. Linda graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1975. She was raised at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Elyria. She was employed Read More…

Robert D. Sprouse


Robert D. Sprouse, 86, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, August 17, 2014, after a short illness. He was born April 11, 1928, in Normantown, West Virginia and has been a Grafton resident for the past 50 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a retired Ford Motor Company worker of 43 years. He enjoyed Read More…

Mary Therese Maiers

Mary Therese Maiers (nee Ostrom), 85, of Avon, formerly of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully Friday August 15, 2014, at Avon Oaks Nursing Home in Avon. Arrangements will be announced by the Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Mr. Walter L. Fees

Mr. Walter L. Fees, 90, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Life Care Center of Elyria, following a short illness. Walter was born in Collins, Ohio on July 17, 1924, but lived most of his life in Elyria. Walter is best known as the owner of the Green Dragon, formerly on the corner of Read More…

Ava Wahneva Folk


Ava Wahneva Folk (nee Smith), 91, of Elyria, died Saturday, August 16, 2014, in her home. She was born April 26, 1923 in Coxs Mills, Gilmer County, West Virginia. She was a 1943 graduate of Tanner High School, Tanner, West Virginia. Shortly after graduation, Ava moved to Elyria and also lived in Bowling Green and Read More…

John C. “JC” Atkinson


John C. “JC” Atkinson, 82, of Eaton Township, passed away peacefully in his home Thursday evening, August 14, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Dayton, Tennessee and graduated from Rhea County High School. He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. JC was married to his beloved wife, Read More…

Lydia Alma Wilson


Lydia Alma Wilson (nee Potz), 98, of Parma Heights, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014, at the Greenbrier Healthcare Center in Parma Heights. Lydia was a long-time member of Daisy Avenue Church in Cleveland and of the Church of the Harvest Church of God in Middleburg Heights. She was the beloved wife of the late Read More…

Gordon James Hinshaw

Gordon James Hinshaw, 73, passed away after a sudden illness at Mercy New Life Hospice, Lorain, Friday, August 15, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by the Busch Funeral Home, Avon Lake. 440-933-3202

Edward Noble


Edward Noble of Avon Lake, passed away Sunday, August 10, 2014, following complications of a heart attack. He was born May 7, 1936, in Lakewood. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree Biology from Tennessee Technical University and a Master’s of Science Degree in Water Resources Science from the University of Michigan. He worked for Read More…

Donna M. Grisa


Donna M. Grisa (nee Bradley), 56, entered into rest Saturday, August 16, 2014. She was born December 17, 1957 in Youngstown and lived in Avon for over 25 years, coming from Struthers, Ohio. She taught at Elyria High School for three years and at Elyria Catholic High School for 14 years. She was a member Read More…