October 21, 2014

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Betty Belle Orasko

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Betty Belle Orasko (nee Robers), 89, of Westlake, passed away peacefully at the Avon Oaks Retirement Center on Monday, October 13, 2014. Mrs. Orasko was born in Cincinnati and was raised at St. Joseph Orphanage in Cincinnati, following the death of her parents, Paul and Rose Robers. She lived most of her life in Westlake, Read More…

Eleanor V. Jabbusch

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Eleanor V. Jabbusch (nee Clontea) of Lorain, 87, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Einstein Medical Hospice in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Eleanor was born December 2, 1927. She graduated from Lorain High School, class of 1946A. She held the position of Class Secretary and was active in planning Class Reunions. Eleanor was employed by Ted Read More…

Kathryn Sustersic

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Kathryn Sustersic (nee Elkovich), 97, of Lorain, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014, at The Residence of Kingston in Vermilion. She was born August 13, 1917 in Helvetia, Pennsylvania, where she was raised. At the age of 20, Kathryn moved to Lorain, where she had made her home for many years before moving to Vermilion Read More…

Melvin Lee Rader

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Melvin Lee Rader, 80, of San Diego, California, died Sunday, October 5, 2014. Melvin was born November 25, 1933, in Bailey, Ohio. He was a resident of Grafton, before joining the U.S. Navy after graduation from Eaton High School. He made the Navy a career. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Jean Read More…

Kathryn Sustersic

Kathryn Sustersic (nee Elkovich), 97, of Lorain, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 at The Residence of Kingston in Vermilion. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced by the Hempel Funeral Home in Amherst.

Carl Kennedy

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Carl Kennedy, 90, of Sullivan, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 in New London. He was born in Meador, West Virginia and had been a resident of Sullivan for 17 years. He served in the U.S. Army in the Philippines during WWII. Carl worked in the West Virginia coal mines from 1942 until he entered Read More…

David Wright Simmons

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David Wright Simmons born March 22, 1942, passed away Monday, October 6, 2014. He lived in Ocala, Florida for several years, moving to Georgia in 2013. He graduated from Elyria High School in 1960 and Lorain School for Technicians in 1962. He retired from AT&T. David is survived by his brother-in-law, Steve Hatala; sister-in-law, Janet Read More…

Opal “Pearl” Lilly

Opal “Pearl” Lilly (nee Steerman), 88, of Sheffield Village, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014, at St. John Westshore Hospital in Westlake, following a brief illness. Pearl was born July 12, 1926 in Upshur County, West Virginia. As a young woman, she came to Lorain and made her home in Sheffield Village for most of Read More…

Robert Reed Garner

Robert Reed Garner, 82, of Lorain, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Fairview Hospital, following a brief illness. The family will receive friends Thursday, October 16, from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8 P.M., in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Rd., Amherst. The funeral service Read More…

Donald G. Young

Donald G. Young, 79, of Lorain, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, after a one year battle with leukemia. The family invites friends to join them at a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, October 15, at 11 A.M., at St. Vincent De Paul Church, 41295 N Ridge Rd., Elyria. 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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