August 5, 2015

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Helen E. Hancock

Helen E. Hancock, 84, of Elyria, died Friday, July 31, 2015, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. She was born September 15, 1930 and was a 1949 graduate of Elyria High School. Helen is survived by a son, David Hancock of Elyria; daughter, Robin Hancock of Keyser, West Virginia; grandchildren, Jeffery, Russell and Amber Sprague Read More…

Emily A. Walker

Emily A. Walker, 78, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, August 2, 2015, at University Hospitals of Cleveland. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Vivian Schumacher

Vivian Schumacher, 97, of Amherst, passed away at her granddaughters home after a long illness. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin will announce further arrangements at a later date.

Nancy L. Gerber

Nancy L. Gerber (nee Poulsen), 57, of Loudonville, formerly of Elyria, passed away Sunday, August 2, 2015, at Northcentral Hospice in Ashland following a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Taylor Wynn

Taylor Wynn, of Cleveland, formerly of Oberlin, passed away at Kendlewood Park East side of Cleveland. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin will announce further arrangements at a later date.

Rose Bislich

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Rose Bislich (nee Pingley), 52, of Lorain, went home to the Lord on Thursday, July 30, 2015, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, following a courageous one year battle with cancer. Rose was born June 20, 1963, in Elkins, West Virginia and lived in Lorain for the past 23 years, moving from South Amherst. She Read More…

Tony Piscola

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Tony Piscola, 93, died Friday, July 31, 2015, at Elmcroft of Lorain, after a long illness. He was born December 19, 1921, in Elyria, to immigrants, Rose and John Piscola and grew up on Vulcan St. in Elyria, where he attended Roosevelt School. During his high school years, the family moved to a farm on Read More…

Herman W. Herring

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Herman W. Herring, 92, of North Ridgeville, passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015 at the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky, after a lengthy illness. He was born July 9, 1923 in Franklin Heights, Illinois and was a resident of North Ridgeville for 41 years, moving from Rhode Island and Maine. Herman was a U.S. Navy Read More…

Daniel L. Cochrane

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Daniel L. Cochrane, 73, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 30, 2015. He was a U.S. Marine and retired from Ford Motor Co. in Lorain. An avid golfer, he was also very active at Rebman’s Bowling Lanes in Lorain. He was a member of the Christian Heritage Assembly of God in Read More…

DeAnne Louise Pippert

DeAnne Louise Pippert, 72, of Lyndhurst, passed away Saturday, August 1, 2015, at Hillcrest Hospital, following a lengthy illness. She was born August 11, 1942, in Amherst. DeAnne graduated from South Amherst High School, with the Class of 1960. She lived in Chicago, Illinois, before coming to Lorain County, where she made her home for 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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Lorain County General Health District
9880 South Murray Ridge Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
(440) 244-3418

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(440) 322-6367

In person at:
9880 South Murray Ridge Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
 


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