November 24, 2014


Levi Springer II

Levi Springer II, 54, of Lorain, died unexpectedly Friday,  October 31, 2008 at Lorain Community Hospital in Lorain. He was born August 12, 1954 in Cincinnati, and was a lifelong resident of Lorain. Following high school, he served in the United States Marine Corps where he received the Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal Read More…

Irma R. Kennedy

Irma R. Kennedy (nee Eady), 84, was the loving wife of Robert J.; dear mother of Bonnie Egan and the late Barbara Price; grandmother of Kirsten and Justin Price; mother-in-law of David Price of Wisconsin; aunt of Bonnie Rothgery and Stephanie McPhail; special friend to Molly Ionna and Benjamin McPolin. Memorial service will be held Read More…

Florence P. Weitzel

Florence P. Weitzel (nee Lewis), 92, of Elyria, died Thursday, November 6, 2008 at the Elyria Wesleyan Village, following a long illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bauer-Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home, Elyria, 322-4626.  

Ernest Teschner

Ernest "Bob" Teschner, 54, loving husband of Linda (nee Wolff), dear father of Jennifer Gardin (Rob), Michelle Teschner, Christine Tomazic (Nick) and Stephanie Williams (Olen), loving grandfather of Rebecca, Anthony and Jacob Gardin and Tristan and Alyssa Tomazic and Amandolin Williams, dear son of Claire Kauf (Robert) and the late Ernest Teschner, brother of Robert Read More…

Christopher Ryan Beamer

Christopher Ryan Beamer, 17, loving and precious son of Deborah Beamer, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, November 5, 2008, at his home. He was born July 10, 1991 in Elyria, where he resided his entire life. Chris attended Eastgate Elementary School where he was a member of the Gifted and Talented program. Read More…

Cheryl A. Enos

Cheryl A. Enos passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2008. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 8, 2008 at Sacred Heart Church, 410 West Lorain Street, Oberlin at 11 A.M. The memorial service will be led by Rev. Robert Cole.  

Anna Rumack

Anna Rumack (nee Woronchak), 91, died Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, Lorain, following a two week illness. She was born October 20, 1917 in Lorain and had been a lifelong resident. Anna was a member of the Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church. She enjoyed her family, cooking Read More…

Roy W. Simonson

Roy W. Simonson, 100, of Oberlin, died Sunday, November 2, 2008 at Kendal at Oberlin. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, is handling arrangements.  

Robert W. Casper

Robert W. Casper, 66, of Crossville, Tennessee and formerly of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, November 4, 2008 in the Emergency Room of EMH Regional Medical Center, Elyria, following a sudden illness. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by the Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.  

Martha K. Long

Martha K. Long, (nee Koller), 86, of Vermilion, died Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at her home after a two year illness. She was born February 22, 1922 in Youngstown and had lived in Vermilion since 1957. She had also lived in Lorain. Martha worked in the accounting and purchasing  department at Basic Food Materials, Vermilion 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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