March 27, 2015


Eugene A. “Gene” Greco

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Eugene A. “Gene” Greco, 83, of North Ridgeville and formerly of Avon, passed away Friday, March 20, 2015. He was born June 4, 1931 in Elwood City, Pennsylvania, where he was raised the son of the late Joe and Mary Greco (nee Lobozzo). He graduated from Lincoln High School in Elwood City, Pennsylvania and played Read More…

Shirley Roling


Shirley Roling, 82, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville, following a chronic illness. She was born December 31, 1932 in Elyria and was a lifelong area resident. She was a 1951 graduate of Elyria High School. Shirley worked for First Merit Bank as a deposit operations specialist. Read More…

Kenneth H. “Kenny” Clark


Kenneth H. “Kenny” Clark, 61, of Lorain, died Sunday, March 22, 2015, while under the care of Mercy New Life Hospice. He was born August 25, 1953 in Lorain, he lived here most of his life having lived for several years in the Mason Town, Pennsylvania area. Kenny was employed by the Lorain City Schools Read More…

James Walter Brady

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James Walter Brady, 92, rural Martinsburg, known as “Grampy” to family and friends, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Saturday morning, March 21, 2015 at Homewood Retirement Center in the presence of family. Grampy was born in Smithfield, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Carl Ray, Sr. and Read More…

George Samuel Tanner


George Samuel Tanner, 68, of Vermilion, died Saturday, March 21, 2015 of cancer at Mercy New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph. After he had DBS surgery at University Hospitals in Cleveland in late January, complications set in and tumors were discovered in his liver. He was born on Christmas day in 1946 in Diane, Read More…

Arlene M. Sidlovsky


Arlene M. Sidlovsky (nee Yaremko), 76, of Lorain, passed away on the morning of Friday, March 20, 2015 while a resident of the Avon Place Care Center. Mrs. Sidlovsky was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on May 4, 1938 and had been a resident of Lorain since 1963, she had previously resided in Amherst. Arlene was Read More…

Christopher Edward Bray

Christopher Edward Bray was stillborn Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at University Hospitals, Cleveland. Arrangements are in the care of Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria.

Brodie Spencer White


Brodie Spencer White, 95, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 19, 2015. He was bornĀ  in Shady Grove, Alabama. Brodie served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. After which he attended Tuskegee Institute. Upon graduation he taught classes preparing veterans returning to the work force as well as being Read More…

John E. Domanski


John E. Domanski, 63, of Lorain, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain. He was born August 1, 1951 in Amherst. John made his home in Lorain for most of his life. He graduated from Admiral King High School in Lorain with the class of 1969. John was employed Read More…

Madeline G. Wells

Madeline G. Wells (nee Parks), 92, went home to be with her Lord Thursday, March 19, 2015 at O’Neill Healthcare in North Ridgeville. She was born May 12, 1922 in Beatrice, West Virginia. Madeline was employed for 25 years at General Industries in Elyria. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Elyria, 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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