May 26, 2016

Elyria
Partly sunny
82°F
 

Violet S. White

Violet S. White (nee Hanshaw,) 72, passed away peacefully at the home of her daughter in Wellington, on Friday, May 20, 2016. Mrs. White was born in Charleston, West Virginia on November 29, 1943 and made her home in Elyria for most of her life. She loved boating, fishing, gardening, cooking and she especially enjoyed Read More…

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…

Opal Edith McCreary

Opal Edith McCreary died at the age of 88, in Lake Havasu City, Arizona on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. She was born June 16, 1927 in Elyria, to Carl and Lillie Krieg. Opal married the love of her life, Kenneth Raymond McCreary in Ohio on November 9, 1946. They spent a beautiful 46 years together. Read More…

Andrew A. Nemeth III

Our dearly beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend, Andrew A. Nemeth III, 34, of Bealeton, Virginia, passed away Saturday, April 16, due to an unfortunate four wheeler accident. The family will have a Memorial Luncheon Gathering on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 12 Noon at the Brownhelm Congregational United Church of Christ, 2144 North Read More…

Virginia M. Sanders

Virginia M. Sanders (nee Guthrie) passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Kingston Residence of Vermilion. She was born on November 29, 1923. Virginia graduated from Lorain High School Class of 1941-A as Valedictorian of the class and president of the National Honor Society. She was awarded the Good Citizenship Pilgrimage Award, Nathan Perry Chapter Read More…

Ruth E. Kalo

Ruth E. Kalo (nee Eddy), 80, of Lorain, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her children, on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. She was born in Elyria on January 13, 1936. After graduating from Elyria High School in 1954, she married Ernie Kalo. She later attended St. Joseph School of Nursing, receiving her Licensed Practical Nursing Degree Read More…

Sullivan A. “Buzz” Burnsworth, Jr.

Sullivan A. “Buzz” Burnsworth Jr., 62, of Elyria, died at his home Wednesday, May 18, 2016. He was born August 2, 1953 in Oberlin and was a 1971 graduate of North Ridgeville High School. Sullivan was employed for 17 years at Ford Motor Company Engine Plant One in Brook Park, retiring in 2008. He was Read More…

Bobby A. Crites, Sr.

Bobby A. Crites, Sr., 75, of Columbia Station, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 19, 2016 in the Emergency Room of University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. Arrangements will be announced by the Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Thomas Levi “Tommy” Price

Thomas Levi “Tommy” Price, 18, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Gary L. Slater

Gary L. Slater, 70, of Oberlin, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at his home in Oberlin, after a short illness. He was born November 20, 1945, in Oberlin. After graduation from Oberlin High School, he attended Colorado School of Mines. During the Vietnam War, he served as a medical corpsman with the U.S. Navy, 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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