May 27, 2016

Elyria
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Mike “Scorp” Crnobrnja

Mike “Scorp” Crnobrnja, 86, of Lorain, died unexpectedly Friday, May 20, 2016, at his home. He was born December 4, 1929, in Lorain and had been a lifelong Lorain resident. Mike graduated from Clearview High School and served with the U.S. Army from 1951-1953. He attended Ohio University and earned a Bachelor Degree in mechanical Read More…

Margaret J. DiFrancesco

Margaret “Marge” DiFrancesco, 88, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake. She was born July 29, 1927 in Lorain, where she resided for most of her life. Marge graduated from Lorain High School in 1946. She was employed as a sales clerk for Kresge for a Read More…

Richard E. “Dick” Reed

Richard E. “Dick” Reed, 89, of Elyria, passed away after a long illness on Friday, May 20, 2016 at the Lifecare Center of Elyria. He was born March 21, 1927 in Sullivan, to the late Harry and Pauline (nee Park) Reed. Richard was a 1945 graduate of Wellington High School, where he participated in varsity Read More…

Roy Leo Marty

Roy Leo Marty, 78, of Amherst, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Mercy New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain, following a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Patricia A. Martinak

Patricia A. Martinak, 60, died Thursday, May 19, 2016 at O’Neill Heathcare, North Ridgeville, following a lengthy illness. She was born August 15, 1955 in Lorain and had lived in Elyria all of her life. She was a 1973 graduate of Elyria High School. After high school, she attended Cleveland State and Fenn College of Read More…

Preston Dennis Golding

Preston Dennis Golding, 60, died Friday, May 20, 2016, at Shelby Pointe Nursing Home in Shelby, Ohio. He was born on November 9, 1955, the son of the late Preston Palmer and Jean “Betty” (nee McConnell) Golding. Preston was an accomplished roller dance skater, chef and musician. He was a talented pianist and drummer and Read More…

Betty J. Furlan

Betty J. Furlan, 69, of Avon, passed away Friday, May 20, 2016, at her home, after a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Swayne A. Wells, Sr.

Swayne A. Wells, Sr., 69, of Grafton Township, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016. We will be celebrating the life of Swayne Wells, Sr. on Sunday, May 29, 2016, at 16953 Mennell Rd., Grafton, in the Back Pasture Pavillion, starting about 2 P.M. Food and beverages will be served. Please dress casual and bring your Read More…

Thomas Levi “Tommy” Price

Thomas Levi “Tommy” Price, 18, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. He was born May 21, 1997, in Elyria. Tommy loved spending time with his nephews and family, hanging out with his friends and enjoyed playing hockey, golf and video games. Survivors include his mother, Laura Lynn Price (fiance Anthony Riolo) Read More…

Bobby A. Crites, Sr.

Bobby A. Crites, Sr., 75, of Columbia Station, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 19, 2016, in the emergency room of University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. He was born May 5, 1941 in Montana Mines, West Virginia. He was a resident of Columbia Station since 1971. Mr. Crites was a veteran and served in the Read More…

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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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