February 6, 2016

Elyria
Partly cloudy
27°F
 

Rita M. Crebs

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Rita M. Crebs, 77, of West Salem died Sunday, May 8, 2011 at Hospice of North Central Ohio in Ashland. She was born July 25, 1933 in Elyria, the daughter of James and Mary (Smith) Shadley Sr. She graduated in 1951 from Homerville High School. She was homemaker all her life. Rita was a member Read More…

Dial “Dale” Hall

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Dial “Dale” Hall, 79, of Lorain, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 7, 2011, in his home, following a short illness. He was born in Harold, Kentucky coming to Lorain in the 1950’s. Mr. Hall was a graduate of Chillicothe High School and attended the Lorain Business College. Mr. Hall was Read More…

Marilyn E. Schneck

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Marilyn E. Schneck (nee Prescott), 61, of Elyria, died Sunday, May 8, 2011 at her home.  She was born November 24, 1949 in Lakewood, Ohio. She was raised in Avon Lake, graduating from Avon Lake High School, where she played flute in the marching band. She graduated from Kent State University with a Bachelor’s Degree Read More…

Virginia R. Shamblin

Virginia R. Shamblin (nee McAllister), 88, passed away at Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston, West Virginia on Saturday, May 7, 2011. She was born April 18, 1923 in Walgrove, West Virginia a daughter of the late Linzy Pearl McAllister and Blanche Burgess McAllister. She and her beloved husband of 49 years, Eugene H. Shamblin Read More…

Delbert E. Sheppard, Jr.

Delbert E. Sheppard, Jr., 26, of Elyria, died Friday, May 6, 2011. He was born in Lorain on November 6, 1984 and had been a resident of Elyria for the past four years. He attended Admiral King High School. For the past nine years Del had been employed as a mill operator for the Ferrous Read More…

Dan Shockley

Dan Shockley, 62, of New London, died Saturday, May 7, 2011 at his home, after a sudden illness. He was born December 9, 1948 in Arizona, and graduated from Berea High School in 1968. Dan worked as a machinist at Impact Industries of North Ridgeville and a farrier for the past 30 years. He “loved Read More…

Lois E. Sweany

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Lois E. Sweany (nee DeWillie), born December 9, 1929 in Cleveland, died May 8, 2011 of Alzheimer’s disease, at Arden Courts in Westlake. She was 81 years old. Lois was a graduate of West Tech High School in Cleveland and attended Tri-C. She retired from the Westlake City Schools. Lois helped establish and ran the Read More…

Sandra Jean Brady

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Sandra Jean Brady (nee Phelps), 65, of Columbus, and longtime resident of Avon Lake, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2011 at the Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus, due to complications of Pancreatic Cancer. Sandra was born August 10, 1945 in Ashtabula, Ohio and was a graduate of St. Joseph Practical School of Nursing and employed Read More…

Sandra Jean Brady

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Sandra Jean Brady (nee Phelps), 65, of Columbus, and longtime resident of Avon Lake, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2011 at the Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus, due to complications of Pancreatic Cancer. Sandra was born August 10, 1945 in Ashtabula, Ohio and was a graduate of St. Joseph Practical School of Nursing and employed Read More…

Teri L. Strawn

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Teri L. Strawn, 49, of Elyria, died on Friday, May 6, 2011 at Hospice of the Western Reserve, Hospice House in Cleveland after a long battle with ovarian cancer. Teri was born May 3, 1962 in Elyria, and she spent 15 years in Elkin, North Carolina, returning to Elyria to care for her father. She Read More…

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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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