October 5, 2015

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Walter E. Widder

Walter E. Widder, 64, of Durand, Michigan, passed away suddenly and went home to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Monday, September 21, 2015. Walt was born October 8, 1950 in Willard, Ohio, the son of Raymond and Florence (Bott) Widder. He graduated from Keystone High School in 1969 and received his Bachelor of Arts Read More…

Bruce Graham


Bruce Graham, 68, of North Ridgeville, passed away, Thursday, October 1, 2015. He was born March 28, 1947 in Belpre, Ohio. Bruce resided in North Ridgeville for 35 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran, who served during the Vietnam War. He was employed as a Class A Pressman at Blue Ridge Paper for 36 Read More…

Olga G. Jeancola


Olga G. Jeancola, 85, of Amherst, passed away peacefully at home in the company of family Tuesday, September 29, 2015. Olga had owned and operated Jeancola’s Market in Lorain with her husband, William and son, William for many years. She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening and reading in her spare time and she adored children. Her Read More…

Christopher “MARIO” Davieau


Christopher “MARIO” Davieau, 22, of Lorain, died in a car accident on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, in Bowling Green, Ohio. He was born February 26, 1993 in Elyria and lived in Lorain all his life. He was a 2011 graduate of Southview High School in Lorain, and then a 2014 graduate of Lorain County Community Read More…

Gladys E. Doman

Gladys E. Doman (nee Weibling), 93, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Denise’s Adult Home Care in Lorain. 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 Tuesday, October 6, 2015.

Elizabeth N. Crenshaw


Elizabeth N. Crenshaw, 23, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2015. She is survived by her mother, Wendy Parsons; sister, Victoria Crenshaw; grandparents, Rita and Delmas Parsons, Katherine Ryan and Raymond Crenshaw; nephew, Daniel Walend, Jr. and many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Crenshaw. Elizabeth had Read More…

Joann A. Horvath


Joann A. Horvath (nee Youngblood), 81, of Carlisle Township, died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland. She was born March 22, 1934 in Elyria and was a 1951 graduate of Avon High School. Joann was formerly employed by Midview Schools as a teacher’s aide at East Carlisle Elementary School and retired after Read More…

Joan C. Pirc

Joan C. Pirc (nee Rush), 85, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2015. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel.

William T. Gilles


William T. Gilles, 84, of Amherst, passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2015, at his home, surrounded by his beloved wife and loving family. He was born April 5, 1931 in Lorain, to William and Elizabeth (nee Kuraczi) Gilles and was a 1949 graduate of St. Mary’s Academy. William was a graduate of the very first Read More…

Nancy S. Gage

Nancy S. Gage, 94, of Oberlin, died Sunday, September 27, 2015 at Kendal at Oberlin. Arrangements are in the care of Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria.