April 30, 2016

Elyria
Cloudy
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Ailene “Ennie” Matuzek

Ailene “Ennie” Matuzek, 83, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2016, at Mercy New Life Hospice Center in Lorain, with her loving family at her side. Ailene was born April 7, 1933, in Lorain, to her loving parents, John and Kathryn (nee Mangan) Esser and was a lifelong resident of Lorain and made a home in Read More…

William L. “Bill” Connors, Jr.

William L. “Bill” Connors, Jr., 84, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Life Care Center of Elyria, following a lengthy illness. He was born February 6, 1932 in Lakewood and was a graduate of Cleveland West Tech High School. Bill moved to Elyria from Cleveland in 1961. He was employed as an Read More…

George J. Zilka

George J. Zilka entered into rest Sunday, April 24, 2016. He was born October 16, 1947 in Lakewood. George was a U.S. Army veteran. He worked building homes with his father and later started Zilka Builders, building homes in and around Avon. Mr. Zilka also enjoyed watching football, playing the accordion, coaching little league and Read More…

Mariangela Lena Incorvaia

Mariangela Lena Incorvaia, 85, of Amherst, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2016 at Autumn Ageis Nursing Home, following a lengthy illness. Reception of friends may call Wednesday, April 27, 2016, from 9:30 A.M., until the time of closing prayers at 10:15 A.M. at the Hempel Funeral Home, 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. The Mass of Christian Read More…

John Kopcho

John Kopcho, 67, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016 at his residence, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Paschalis “Pete” Theodoropoulos

Paschalis “Pete” Theodoropoulos, 83, of Lorain, fell asleep in the Lord, Friday, April 22, 2016 in the Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, Cleveland, following a short Illness. He was born in Florina, Greece. He lived in Canada seven years before moving to Lorain in 1958. Pete retired in 1994 from the Ohio Assembly Plant Ford in Read More…

Charlotte Tessler

Charlotte Tessler, 84, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016 in Powell, Ohio. She was born July 9, 1931 in Cleveland. Charlotte worked as an Office Manager at Sugar Ridge Auto Wrecking, which she co-owned with her late husband, Joe. She attended Temple B’Nai Abraham in Elyria for many years. Charlotte is survived by her son, Read More…

William L. “Bill” Connors, Jr.

William L. “Bill” Connors, Jr., 84, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Life Care Center of Elyria, following a lengthy illness. He was born February 6, 1932 in Lakewood and was a graduate of Cleveland West Tech High School. Bill moved to Elyria from Cleveland in 1961. He was employed as an Read More…

Lewis M. “Mike” Chapman

Lewis M. “Mike” Chapman, 70, passed away Monday, April 18, 2016. Mike was born April 11, 1946 in Chillicothe, Ohio. Over his life time he lived in California, Washington State, Florida, Illinois and Ohio, but he always considered the Elyria area his home. Mike served proudly in the United States Marine Corps, joining when he Read More…

Joseph J. Yakovich

Joseph J. Yakovich, 88, of Lorain, passed away at Elmcroft Senior Living Community, Lorain, on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. The youngest of five children, Joe was born November 7, 1927 in Mather, Pennsylvania. While Joe was in High School, he excelled in basketball and baseball. After graduation, Joe enlisted in the United States Army and 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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