May 7, 2015

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Frederick L. Roberts

Frederick L. Roberts, 53, of Wellington, passed away at Mercy Hospital in Lorain, after a short illness. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin handled all local arrangements.

June Streicher

June Streicher (nee Squire), 89, of Olmsted Township (formerly of Elyria), passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015, at The Renaissance in Olmsted Township. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria (440)322-4626.

John F. Darling

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John F. Darling, 81, a long-time resident of Lorain, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015, at his residence, after a lengthy illness. He was born June 15, 1933, in Kenova, West Virginia, to the late Joseph E. and Edna M. (nee Scott) Darling. John enlisted in the United States Army and served during the Korean Read More…

David H. Gladys

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David H. Gladys, 71, of Grafton, passed away Monday, May 4, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Carol (nee Beezley) for 46 years; loving father of Deborah (Michael) Kroupa and Michael (Deborah) McCarley; cherished grandfather of James (Brittney) Kroupa, Ryan Kroupa and Jack McCarley; great- grandfather of Adelynn Kroupa. David was a U.S. Navy Read More…

Diane L. Lesesky

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Diane L. Lesesky (nee McNulty), 60, of Elyria, died Saturday, May 2, 2015 surrounded by her family. She was born November 1, 1954 and was a 1973 graduate of Elyria High School. For 11 years she was employed in the advertising department at the Chronicle Telegram. She became a stay at home mom to raise Read More…

Virginia Armstrong

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Virginia Armstrong (nee Shirley), 75, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain, following a brief illness. She was born November 27, 1939 in Butler, Alabama. Virginia had made her home in the Lorain area for most of her life. Virginia was employed as a nurse aid Read More…

Barbara A. Sparks

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Barbara A. Sparks (nee Raynor), 77, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015 at home, following a lengthy illness. She was born July 2, 1937 in Elyria. Barbara was a graduate of Elyria High School. She enjoyed painting, home crafts and traveling and Barbara was a member of Rainbow girls. Survivors include her son, Read More…

Tracy Engrish

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Tracy Engrish, 55, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, following a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born March 24, 1960 in Lorain. Tracy enjoyed racing, building things, motorcycles, remote control cars and helicopters, playing softball, woodworking, he was an avid sports fan, especially the Oakland Read More…

Dorothy R. Hagerling

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Dorothy R. Hagerling, 92, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Ahuja University Hospital. She was born March 15, 1923 in Farmington, Maine, to Kenneth and Alice Rollins. She grew up in Maine and graduated from the University of Maine at Farmington. She worked for many years in the Elyria School system as Read More…

John L. Bailey

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John L. Bailey, 79, of Eaton Township, passed away peacefully at his home Friday, May 1, 2015. He was born in Plymouth, West Virginia. He had resided in Eaton Township nearly 50 years, after moving from Cleveland. Mr. Bailey served in the U.S. Army and was a social member of VFW Post 5563 in Valley 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
 


Office of Vital Statistics Closed May 8th

 The office of vital statistics will be closed Friday, May 8th for staff development. It will re-open Monday, May 11th at 8:00 am....
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Office of Vital Statistics Closed May 8th

 The office of vital statistics will be closed Friday, May 8th for staff development. It will re-open Monday, May 11th at 8:00 am....
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Office of Vital Statistics Closed May 8th

 The office of vital statistics will be closed Friday, May 8th for staff development. It will re-open Monday, May 11th at 8:00 am....
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