February 11, 2016


Fannie Marie Thomas-Lewis


Fannie Marie Thomas-Lewis, 22, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, January 31, 2016. She was born May 19, 1993 in Cleveland. She graduated from Elyria High School, graduated college as a Medical Assistant and attended Liberty Baptist Church in Elyria. She enjoyed doing hair and nails, singing and spending time with her family. Fannie will Read More…

Raymond Dale Lance, Sunrise: September 2, 1971 Sunset: February 2, 2016

Raymond Dale Lance was born to Sheila Scott (nee Winningham) and Raymond Ezra Lance in Oberlin. He died at his residence with his mother and stepfather, Anthony Scott. He graduated from Oberlin High School and attended Hocking Technical College, studying Culinary Arts. Raymond was known as “Ray Ray” to his numerous friends and as Dale Read More…

Michael L. “LuLu” Lewis


Michael L. “LuLu” Lewis, 32, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, January 31, 2016. He was born July 7, 1983, in Elyria, where he graduated from Elyria High School. He was affiliated with Church of the Rock Ministries in Elyria and enjoyed old-school cars, his children and family. Michael will be sadly missed by his Read More…

Beverly Ann Gerber


Beverly Ann Gerber passed away Friday, February 5, 2016, at peace in her home in Nova, Ohio, following a one year illness. She was born in South Amherst on January 7, 1937, and attended South Amherst High School, graduating in 1955. She lived in Lakewood for two years while working for The May Company as Read More…

Deborah Ann Conley


Deborah Ann Conley (nee Zacker), 64, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2016, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center following a brief illness. She was born February 3, 1952 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania and was a 1970 graduate of South Allegheny High School in McKeesport, Pennsylvania. Deborah worked for Elaine Krosse DPM as a receptionist Read More…

Joan Scott


Joan Scott (nee Mohrman), 75, lifelong resident of Wellington, passed away from a sudden illness Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Mercy Regional Medical Center. She was surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 1, 1940, in Wellington. Joan was a Keystone High School graduate, lifelong farmer and outdoor person, loved animals, gardening and Read More…

Vincent J. Strazzo

Vincent J. Strazzo, 60, of North Ridgeville, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 5, 2016, at St. John Westshore Medical Center in Westlake. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440)322-4626.

Mary Ann Logar


Mary Ann Logar (nee Galanic), 82, of Lorain, passed away at her residence on the evening of Thursday, February 4, 2016. Born June 2, 1933, she was a lifelong resident of Lorain. Mary Ann was a graduate of Lorain High School as a member of the Class of 1951-B. She was employed as a lunch Read More…

Gladys M. Baxter


Gladys M. Baxter, 81, of Elyria, passed away at home surrounded by family and friends Wednesday, February 3, 2016. She was born September 29, 1934 in Hilton, New York. Gladys lived a very full life. She was a Waitress at Country Kitchen for over 20 years. She was the first woman to serve on South Read More…

Gene Frye

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Gene Frye, 85, of Elyria, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at University Hospitals, Cleveland. He was born June 1, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois He was a graduate of Isaac E. Young High School in New Rochelle, New York. Gene served with the U.S. Marine Corps and then as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army 101st Read More…