October 23, 2014

Elyria
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Gordon James Hinshaw

Gordon James Hinshaw, 73, passed away after a sudden illness at Mercy New Life Hospice, Lorain, Friday, August 15, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by the Busch Funeral Home, Avon Lake. 440-933-3202

Edward Noble

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Edward Noble of Avon Lake, passed away Sunday, August 10, 2014, following complications of a heart attack. He was born May 7, 1936, in Lakewood. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree Biology from Tennessee Technical University and a Master’s of Science Degree in Water Resources Science from the University of Michigan. He worked for Read More…

Donna M. Grisa

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Donna M. Grisa (nee Bradley), 56, entered into rest Saturday, August 16, 2014. She was born December 17, 1957 in Youngstown and lived in Avon for over 25 years, coming from Struthers, Ohio. She taught at Elyria High School for three years and at Elyria Catholic High School for 14 years. She was a member Read More…

Judith Mae Mlinarik

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Judith Mae Mlinarik, 77, of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Kingston of Vermilion. She was born February 9, 1937 in Lorain. Judy was raised in Amherst, graduating with the class of 1955 from Central High School in Amherst. She was employed as a secretary at A. Nabakowski Company in Amherst, as well Read More…

Barbara Snyder

Barbara Snyder, 73, of Chicago, passed away Monday, August 11, 2014. Arrangements by Giancola Funeral & Cremation, 800-975-4321.

Dorothy Franco

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Dorothy Franco, 86, passed away Friday, August 15, 2014. She was the beloved wife of Joseph for 62 years; cherished mother of Barb Kenny (Rob), Father Bob Franco and Anita Kokish (Bryan); proud grandmother of Beth Priest (Bob), Geoff Kenny (Natalie), Samantha Kenny, Jennifer Kidd (Mark), and Kyle, Jenna, and Christopher Kokish; beloved great-grandmother of Read More…

Theresa M. Weber

Theresa M. Weber (nee Herold), 87, of Elyria (formerly of Port St. Luce, Florida) passed away Saturday, August 15, 2014, at UH Elyria Medical Center, following a short illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria (440)322-4626.

Arnold A. Novak

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Arnold A. Novak, 61, of Lorain, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Mercy Regional Medical Center. Born March 14, 1953 in Cleveland, Arnold grew up in Olmsted Falls. He later moved to Lorain and lived there the past 40 years. Throughout the years, Arnold worked many trades, including being an auto mechanic and Read More…

Howard H. Watson

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Howard H. Watson, 87, of Vermilion, died Friday, August 15, 2014 at Mercy Regional Medical Center after a short illness. Howard was born September 19, 1926 in New Madre, Missouri and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 11 years, moving from Elyria. He was a veteran of the United States Army, earning two Read More…

Inell Anderson

Inell Anderson, 66, of Oberlin, passed away Friday, August 15, 2014 at Allen Mercy Hospital in Oberlin, after a short illness. Cowling Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Oberlin handled local arrangements for the family.

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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9880 South Murray Ridge Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
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Elyria, Ohio 44035
 


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