February 1, 2015


Moira Dillon


Moira Dillon, 91, of Wakeman, passed away Monday, January 26, 2015, at home, surrounded by her family. She was born April 20, 1923 in Greeley, Nebraska and lived in Wakeman for over 65 years. After graduating from high school, she worked as a secretary for the FBI during WWII for five years. She was a Read More…

Roman E. “Jr.” Wearsch


Roman E. “Jr.” Wearsch, 86, entered into rest Monday, January 26, 2015. He was born December 14, 1928 in Avon. He was a U.S. Army veteran, Korean Conflict. He worked at CEI as a supervisor Avon Lake plant for over 42 years before retiring in 1991. He was an avid gardener and farmer, raising chickens Read More…

Haley Witte


Haley Witte, 33, of Lakewood, passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Survivors include her daughter, Lydia Williams; mother, Luelyn Witte of Texas; sister, Robin Bagby of Texas; step-mother, Kathleen Witte of Olmsted Falls; as well as many aunts and uncles and extended family. She was preceded by her father Rudy in 2013 and Lydia’s father, Read More…

Linda Marie Litten


Linda Marie Litten (nee Foster), 71, of North Ridgeville, passed away suddenly Sunday, January 25, 2015, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center in Elyria. Linda was born July 22, 1943 in Lakewood and was a North Ridgeville resident for more than 50 years. She worked at the front desk of the Elyria YMCA on Washington Read More…

Mark L. Schmauch


Mark L. Schmauch, 64, passed away suddenly Friday, January 23, 2015 at CNC University Hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mark was born May 23, 1950 in Elyria. He graduated at Keystone High School in 1968. Mark graduated in 1983 at Polaris Vocational School with a Toolmaker Degree. He later became a manager and he was Read More…

Glenn L. Stump, Jr.

Glenn L. Stump, Jr., born December 4, 1956, former Oberlin resident, passed away Thursday, January 22, 2015 in Keyota, Oklahoma. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

Linda M. Litten

Linda M. Litten (nee Foster), 71, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center in Elyria. Arrangements will be announced by Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

James J. Milks

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James J. Milks, 67, of Birmingham, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain. He was born August 7, 1947 in Lorain. James was raised in Lorain, graduating from Lorain High School with the class of 1965. He had made his home in Birmingham for the last 36 years. Read More…

William A. Hecker


William A. Hecker, 70, of North Ridgeville and formerly of Elyria, died Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born June 8, 1944 in Madison, Wisconsin and was a 1964 graduate of Midview High School. Bill had been an auctioneer for 35 years in Lorain County and was also a Realtor with Read More…

Phyllis Stydnicki


Phyllis Stydnicki (nee Tomasheski), 80, of Elyria, passed away at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center on Saturday, January 24, 2015 after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alex and Eugenia Tomasheski. She will be missed by her surviving family: son and daughter, Stacy Stydnicki of Texas and Suann Freconna of Read More…