March 31, 2015

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Grove Rorick “Speedy” Amos

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Grove Rorick “Speedy” Amos, 89 of Elyria, died Friday, March 20, 2015, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. He was born November 7, 1925 in Wheeling, West Virginia and graduated from St. Clairsville, High School in 1943. He was a 1949 graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University and a member of Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity. During Read More…

Joan Emma Valachek

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Joan Emma Valachek (nee Dlugos), 70, of Vermilion, died Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Fairview Hospital after short illness. She was born January 7, 1945 in Lorain, and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 44 years moving from Lorain. Joan graduated from Clearview High School in 1962 and received her Bachelor of Science Read More…

Joe O. Perez

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Joe O. Perez, 86, of Lorain, passed away Saturday, March 14, 2015, at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph. He was born on February 4, 1929 in Deering, Missouri to Albino and Caterina (nee Ortega) Perez and graduated from Saginaw High School, Michigan in 1946. Joe enlisted with the United States Air Force on Read More…

Kathryn F. Sprouse

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Kathryn F. Sprouse (nee Muhich), 88, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at University Hospital Elyria Medical Center. She was born December 27, 1926 in Lorain. Kathryn enjoyed the simple things in life , such as watching the birds, gardening, cooking, her church, spending time with family and her grand puppies. Survivors Read More…

Kenneth H. “Kenny” Clark

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Kenneth H. “Kenny” Clark, 61, of Lorain, died Sunday, March 22, 2015, while under the care of Mercy New Life Hospice. He was born August 25, 1953 in Lorain, he lived here most of his life having lived for several years in the Mason Town, Pennsylvania area. Kenny was employed by the Lorain City Schools Read More…

John J. Frisina

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John J. Frisina (Johnny) went to be with Our Lord, Friday, March 20, 2015. John lived well at his home and chose to go to Mercy New Life Hospice Center nearby only four days earlier. John was born to Giovanni and Rosa and raised in Meadville Pennsylvania, ninth in order and last surviving of 11 Read More…

William A. Yosa

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William A. Yosa, 80, of Wellington, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015. William was born in Elyria to the late Alex and Lena (nee Kanak) Yosa. He was a 1952 graduate of Elyria High School. After high school, William joined the U.S. Navy and was a Seabee from 1952-1954. He went on to attend Ashland Read More…

Eugene A. “Gene” Greco

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Eugene A. “Gene” Greco, 83, of North Ridgeville and formerly of Avon, passed away Friday, March 20, 2015. He was born June 4, 1931 in Elwood City, Pennsylvania, where he was raised the son of the late Joe and Mary Greco (nee Lobozzo). He graduated from Lincoln High School in Elwood City, Pennsylvania and played Read More…

Shirley Roling

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Shirley Roling, 82, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville, following a chronic illness. She was born December 31, 1932 in Elyria and was a lifelong area resident. She was a 1951 graduate of Elyria High School. Shirley worked for First Merit Bank as a deposit operations specialist. Read More…

Kenneth H. “Kenny” Clark

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Kenneth H. “Kenny” Clark, 61, of Lorain, died Sunday, March 22, 2015, while under the care of Mercy New Life Hospice. He was born August 25, 1953 in Lorain, he lived here most of his life having lived for several years in the Mason Town, Pennsylvania area. Kenny was employed by the Lorain City Schools Read More…

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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Elyria, Ohio 44035
(440) 244-3418

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Elyria, Ohio 44035
 


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