September 4, 2015


Cheryl Christine Dusky

Cheryl Christine Dusky, 62, of Greenbrier, died Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Centennial Medical Center. Mrs. Dusky was born June 17, 1953 in Elyria. She was a former member of the Robertson County Players, a former Conductor and Director of the Robertson County Choral Society, she sang with the Reflections of Joy Group and was Read More…

Barbara J. Casica


Barbara J. Casica, 73, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Barbara was a wife and homemaker, living in Elyria for many years. Later, in 1987, she moved to Auburndale, Florida, where she and her husband owned and operated their own business, Casica Executive Cleaning Services, for 25 years. Upon retiring, Barbara moved back Read More…

Annette Porter

Annette Porter, 74, of Lorain and Elyria, departed this world for Heaven on Monday, August 31, 2015. She formerly worked at Elyria Methodist Nursing Home. She was an active member of Church on the North Coast in Lorain. She was a spiritual mother to many and leaves behind an indelible mark on the heart of Read More…

Mark A. Caudill, Sr.

Mark A. Caudill, Sr., 39, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at Metro General Hospital in Cleveland. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626. Full obituary will appear Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

Elder Conley Daniels

Elder Conley Daniels, 83, of Cleveland, unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord from Fairview General Hospital on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Captain David Gerald Leonard

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Captain David Gerald Leonard passed away on November 14, 2014. Born in Elyria on June 29, 1933, he was a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy (Kings Point – 1955). He enlisted in the United States Navy before pursuing his chosen career as a Merchant Mariner. He later earned his master’s license and Read More…

Eddie Lee Comer


Eddie Lee Comer, 66, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, August 30, 2015 at St. Joseph New Life Hospice Center, following a lengthy illness. He was born April 26, 1949 in Ozark, Alabama and had lived in Elyria since 1971. He was formerly employed at the Elyria Foundry and the Salvation Army. He was also an Read More…

Walter Samuel Summerland

Walter Samuel Summerland, 48, of New London, Ohio, died Friday, August 28, 2015 at his home. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria are handling arrangements.

Irene B. Fry


Irene B. Fry (nee Szakats), 94, of Sheffield Village, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Avon Place Nursing Home in Avon. She was born November 26, 1920 in Lorain, to Julius and Mary Szakats. Irene made her career as a beautician and was the owner of Mar-Nel’s Beauty Salon and she also served as Read More…

Robert J. “Froggy” Frommeyer


Robert J. “Froggy” Frommeyer, 76, of New London, died Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center, Norwalk. He was born September 4, 1938, in Cleveland, son of the late Robert and Catherine (Ginley) Frommeyer. He grew up in North Ridgeville, where he was a 1956 graduate of North Ridgeville High School. He also lived Read More…

Obituary Search

The Lorain County General Health District's Vital Statistics Office houses the birth and death records beginning in 1908 to the present.  Certificates of births and deaths occurring in all of Lorain County, except for the city of Lorain, are available at the health district.

For your convenience, you can also process online requests through an independent company that the Lorain County General Health District has partnered with to provide you this service - VitalChek Network, Inc.  VitalChek can be reached through their website.  An additional fee for this service is charged by VitalChek, and all major credit cards are accepted including American Express® , Discover® , MasterCard® and Visa® .


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