April 24, 2014

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Bert Thomas Locke, II

Locke_Beetle

Bert Thomas Locke, II, a.k.a. Beetle, died suddenly of natural causes, Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Mercy Allen Hospital in Oberlin. Bert was born in Oberlin, September 27, 1973. He graduated from Oberlin High School in 1992 and attended Erie Community College in Buffalo, New York, to study bowling management. Bert’s passion was bowling and Read More…

Jack Faulhaber

OBIT FLAG

Jack Faulhaber, 90, of Elyria, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Avon Oaks Nursing Home in Avon. Jack was born in Lorain and graduated from Fenn College of Engineering, now known as Cleveland State. He worked as a design draftsman at Thew Shovel in Lorain for over 25 years. A World War II Veteran, he Read More…

Peter W. Speer, Sr.

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Peter W. Speer, Sr., 60, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, after a battle with brain cancer. He was the beloved husband of Denise; father of Peter, Jr. (Jessica), Emily and Kristen (Johnny Chen); stepfather of Jacob Betlejewski and Victoria Ziska (Dale); grandfather of Samantha and DJ Crow, Cameron Speer, Jacob and Read More…

Okey L. Stout

Stout_Okey

Okey L. Stout, 81, of Grafton, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, following a brief illness. He was born in Pague, West Virginia in 1932, and came to Ohio in 1953. Okey and his wife Nelda made their home in Grafton in 1959, where he remained a resident the rest of his life. They were Read More…

Joanne Marie Stanislawski

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Joanne Marie Stanislawski, 89, of Grafton, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, in University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, after a short illness. She was born August 6, 1924 in Lorain County and had been a lifelong resident. A 1943 graduate of Grafton High School, she was a member of the former Assumption Catholic Church in Read More…

Alice M. Ropas

Ropas_Alice

Alice M. Ropas (nee Lostoski), 86, of Elyria, passed away Friday April 18, 2014, at the Joshua Tree Care Center in North Olmsted, following a long illness. She was born March 23, 1928 in Cleveland, and was a lifelong Cleveland/Elyria resident. Alice was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church in Elyria. Survivors include her Read More…

Patricia McIntyre

Patricia McIntyre (nee Cosma) 78, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 21, 2014, at St. John Medical Center in Westlake. She was born March 23, 1936, in Cleveland. Patricia was a member of St. Mary Church. She treasured spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren and enjoyed shopping, crafts, bowling, and Read More…

Thomas D. Day

Thomas D. Day, 87, of Oberlin, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, handled arrangements.

Okey Stout

Okey Stout, 81, of Grafton, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, in University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. after a short illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, 1021 Main St., Grafton.

Joanne M. Stanislawski

Joanne M. Stanislawski, 89, of Grafton, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, in University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, after a short illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, 1021 Main St., Grafton.

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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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