October 24, 2014

Mostly clear

Marian Gardner Stafford

Marian Gardner Stafford (nee Johnston), 89, a long-time resident of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at Traditions of Bath in Cuyahoga Falls, following a lengthy illness. A full obituary will be published in The Chronicle Telegram on Sunday, October 26, 2014. Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville, is serving the family.

Richard A. Plas, Jr.

Richard A. Plas, Jr., 63, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014, at St. John Medical Center in Westlake, following a long illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

Margaret Mary Burrer


Margaret Mary Burrer (nee Knittel), 88, of LaGrange, passed away Monday, October 20, 2014, at Keystone Pointe in LaGrange, following a short illness. She was born June 20, 1926 in Cleveland. Margaret was the office manager at Penfound Insurance. She was a member of St. Mary Church in Elyria and was a member of the Read More…

Ronald P. Hanshue

Ronald P. Hanshue, 63, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Medina Hospital. Ronald was born July 27, 1951 in Medina, to the late Lloyd and Carol (Roshon) Hanshue. He worked at the family’s AMC dealership until its closing. It was at that dealership where Ronald’s passion for drag racing AMCs started, a passion which Read More…

Reverend Edward J. Luca, J.C.D.

Reverend Edward J. Luca, J.C.D., 84, entered into rest Monday, October 20. 2014. Arrangements will be announced by the Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Rd. Avon.

Marilyn L. Elias

Marilyn L. Elias, 90, of Hackettstown, New Jersey, formerly of Clearwater, Florida and North Ridgeville, died Saturday, October 18, 2014, at Morristown Memorial Hospital, New Jersey. Marilyn lived a long, full and happy life. She was born December 12, 1923 in Cleveland, to the late Edward H. and Mary M. (Lanius) Lange. She was preceded Read More…

Angela Francis Russo

Angela Francis Russo, 45, of Medina, unexpectedly passed away from surgical complications, Saturday, October 18, 2014, at Medina General Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Saul Ramos


Saul Ramos, 43, of Lorain, passed away suddenly, Friday, October 17, 2014, at Lakewood Hospital. Saul was born August 7, 1971 in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, to Jose L. and Lydia (nee Rivera) Ramos and came to Lorain, at the age of 6. He was a 1990 graduate of Lorain High School and attended Lorain County Read More…

Anna Ruth Chapman


Anna Ruth Chapman, 95, formerly of Glenhurst Drive, Oberlin, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 in Staunton, Virginia, where she has lived since January 2014. Born in Union City, Indiana on September 18, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Anna Romeiser. She was married to the late Donald W. Chapman, also Read More…

Ida A. Miller


Ida A. Miller, 91, of Elyria, made her transition from this life to the next, Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in the Wesleyan Village of Elyria, following a long illness. A lifelong resident of Elyria and a graduate of Elyria High School class of 1941 and she had attended Wilberforce University in Wilberforce Ohio. Mrs. Miller Read More…