September 1, 2015

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Edward J. Jenkins

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Edward J. Jenkins, 80, of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015 at his home, following a long illness. He was born in 1934 and graduated from Lorain High School, Class of 1952B. After graduation, he joined the U.S. Navy. He attended Kent State University, Baldwin Wallace College, LCCC and graduated from the Pittsburg Institute Read More…

Gwendolyn L. “Gwen” Boecker

Gwendolyn L. “Gwen” Boecker (nee Smith), 83, of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015, at O’Neill Healthcare in North Ridgeville, following a long illness. She was born May 7, 1932 in Lorain and was a lifelong Lorain/Elyria area resident. Gwen worked as a public service registered nurse for many years. She was a member Read More…

Dolores E. Yeaples

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Dolores E. Yeaples, 87, of LaGrange, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2015, following a lengthy period of declining health. She was born November 21, 1927, in Force, Pennsylvania, to George and Georgia (Hart) Kenworthy. She married Orange Yeaples on March 17, 1945, in Eldred, Pennsylvania. They moved to Spencer in 1949, where Dolores was employed Read More…

Hannah E. Adolph

Hannah E. Adolph (nee Skinner), 55, of Killbuck, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly Thursday August 27, 2015, at Aultman Hospital in Canton. She was born July 21, 1960 in Bay City, Michigan and resided in Holmes County for 11 years. She formerly lived in Lorain County for most of her life. She was a homemaker and Read More…

Clyde E. Wimer

Clyde E. Wimer passed away Friday, August 14, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Jean (Nee Juergemeier); dear father of Joyce Kaferle (Ross) and Mark E. Wimer; loving grandfather of Ian Kaferle; brother of the late Raymond (Laura) and Marjorie Harkabus; uncle and great-uncle. Memorial Services will be held Sunday, September 6, at 3 Read More…

Gwendolyn L. Boecker

Gwendolyn L. Boecker (nee Smith), 83, of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015, at O’Neill Healthcare in North Ridgeville, following a long illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

Abelino “Al” Lopez, Sr.

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Abelino “Al” Lopez, Sr., 96, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at Avon Oaks Skilled Nursing Facility, Avon, following a lengthy illness. Born November 10, 1918, in Rockdale, Texas, he came to Lorain in 1947. Al served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked as a car spotter in the Read More…

Aaron J. Maxwell

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Aaron J. Maxwell, 20, of Avon Lake, passed away suddenly following a car accident Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at MetroHealth Medical Center, resulting from injuries sustained. He was born in Cleveland on October 10, 1994. Aaron graduated from Avon Lake High School in 2013, attended Lorain County Joint Vocational School, where he studied to be Read More…

Theron Burnett

Theron Burnett, 82, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, August 26 2015 at New Life Hospice in Lorain, after a short illness. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin will announce further arrangements at a later date.

Edward J. Jenkins

Edward J. Jenkins, 80, of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015 at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria.

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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.

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