September 17, 2014

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Larry Arthur Diederich

Larry Arthur Diederich, 75, of North Ridgeville, unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 8, 2014. He was born February 25, 1939 in Elyria. Larry was a 1957 Elyria High School graduate. He retired as a machinist in 1997 from GM Fisher Body, following 34 years of service. He was a Read More…

Roswitha B. “Rosie” Rokasy

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Rosie passed away at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, Wednesday, August 27, 2014. She enjoyed gardening, swimming, her two cats, and visiting with friends. She is survived by Frank Kretschmann of Erlensee, Germany, extended family and many friends. A memorial will be held Sunday, September 14, 2014, from 2 until 4 P.M., at Pikewood Manor Read More…

Barbara Ellen Sabin

Barbara Ellen Sabin, 73, of Wellington, passed away Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. She was born September 6, 1941 in Oberlin, to the late Raymond Jay and Pearl (nee Glynn) Sabin. Barb grew up in the Henrietta Township area and attended Firelands High School, but lived most of her life Read More…

Priscilla E. Cox

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Priscilla E. Cox (nee Allan), 89, of Oberlin, formerly of Andover, Massachusetts and Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, passed away Sunday, September 7, 2014, at Kendal at Oberlin, following a lengthy illness. She was born May 22, 1925 in Malden, Massachusetts. Priscilla was a graduate of Melrose High School and Newton Wellsley School of Nursing. She practiced Read More…

Patric Alyn Geiser

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Patric Alyn Geiser, 68, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, following a brief illness. He was born July 11, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan and came to Elyria in 1964, where he graduated from Elyria High School. He served his Country in the United States Marines. Patric was Read More…

Virginia B. “Ginnie” Tinney

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Virginia B. “Ginnie” Tinney (nee Bunce), 93, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014. Virginia grew up on Long Island, New York, graduated with a B.A. from the College of William and Mary, and was married on November 1, 1947. She was a faithful housewife, devoted mother, and lifelong friend to many. Virginia was Read More…

Dennis L. Jackson

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Dennis L. Jackson, 86, of Elyria, died peacefully Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at West Bay Center in Westlake. He was born July 18, 1928 in Marlinton, West Virginia. Dennis served with the U.S. Army and was part of the Occupation Troops, stationed in Japan. He was employed for over 30 years at Ford Motor Company, Read More…

Nancy Elton

Nancy Elton (Pickard) passed away Monday, September 8, 2014, at her home in Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania. Nancy is formerly a resident of Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, Churchville, Pennsylvania and Elyria. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Robert Elton; sister, Nora Tattersall; her daughters, Barbara Schmidt and Amie Crawford; her son, Bruce Elton and two grandchildren, Read More…

Marjorie Mitchell

Marjorie Mitchell, 73, of Knoxville, Tennessee, died Thursday, July 10, 2014. She was born February 19, 1941 in Ohio. A longtime resident of Wellington, Ms. Mitchell retired from K-Mart. Survivors include her son, David Fosselius of Florida; daughters, Diane Clothier of Virginia, Debbie Fosselius of Alabama, Doreen Fosselius of Florida and Dawn Ridenour of Wellington; Read More…

Larry Arthur Diedrich

Larry Arthur Diedrich, 75, of North Ridgeville, unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord, Monday September 8, 2014. He was born February 25, 1939 in Elyria. Larry was a 1957 Elyria High School graduate, and retired as a machinist in 1997 from GM Fisher Body, following 34 years of service. He was a direct 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.

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