September 2, 2014

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Mark E. Gesler

Mark E. Gesler, 74, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014. He is survived by his children, James Gesler and Natalie Tester; his mother, Ruby Henschen; his sisters, Dorcas and Moira and his grandchildren. All services are private. Family suggests donations to Friends of DBA 14666 Regency Drive, Strongsville or visit www.friendsofdba.org

Lucille M. Ruben

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Lucille M. Ruben, 81, died Friday, August 29, 2014, at Hospice of North Central Ohio. When Lucille Brickner was born, God gave her the breath of life, now she has given up the breath of life to eternal life. She was born June 7, 1933, in Brazean, Wisconsin, the daughter of Andrew and Gusta (Kloss) Read More…

Veda Marin, Niles Robert and Oliver Robert Ault-Sufilka

Infant triplets, Veda Marin, Niles Robert and Oliver Robert, cherished children of Morgan Lee Ault and Glenn Robert Sufilka of Amherst, were taken home to be with their Lord. Veda was called home Tuesday, August 12, 2014, and Niles and Oliver were safely in the arms of Jesus Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Grieving their loss Read More…

Ethel Love

Ethel Love, 83, of Oberlin, passed away at Keystone Pointe, in LaGrange, Thursday, August 28, 2014. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin will announce further arrangements in Tuesday’s edition of the Chronicle Telegram.

Laura J. Kish

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Laura J. Kish (nee Stockard), 87, of Lorain, passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014. She was born November 16, 1926, in Lorain, to Leo and Anna (nee Felt) Stockard and graduated from Avon High School. Laura made her career as a secretary for Ford Motor Company for over 20 years, retiring in 1981. She was Read More…

Catherine Rosella “Kay” Elbert

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Catherine Rosella “Kay” Elbert (nee Fisher), 91, of Vermilion and formerly of Berlin Heights and Elyria, passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Kingston of Vermilion, following a brief illness. She was born February 23, 1923 in Wilkinburg, Pennsylvania and was an Elyria resident for 62 years, moving to Berlin Heights in 2002. Kay was Read More…

Catherine R. “Kay” Elbert

Catherine R. “Kay” Elbert (nee Fisher), 91, of Berlin Heights and formerly of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Kingston of Vermilion, following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

William H. Randall

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William H. Randall, 94, of Green Springs, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Elmwood Healthcare Center at the Springs, in Green Springs. He was born June 1, 1920 in Springfield, Massachusetts, the son of Frederick E. and Eleanor (Ward) Randall. He was a 1938 graduate of Agawam High School and received a Bachelor’s Read More…

James L. Parrish

James L. Parrish, 73, passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 in Florida. He is survived by his loving partner, Sharon Proctor; and son, Shannon Lee Frank. A memorial service will be held 10 A.M., Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, Elyria.

James L. Parrish

James L. Parrish, 73, passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 in Florida. He is survived by his loving partner, Sharon Proctor; and son, Shannon Lee Frank. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 10 A.M. at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, 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.

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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