July 25, 2014

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Mary Sosnowski

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Mary Sosnowski, 99, of Lorain, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at Avon Oaks Nursing Home. Mary was born December 7, 1914 in Browndale, Pennsylvania, to Michael and Ann (nee Warhola) Verib. She was an accomplished seamstress and worked as a supervisor for several garment Industries in Lorain. Many young women wore costumes designed by Read More…

Felix Jay King

Felix Jay King passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at Fairview General Hospital in Cleveland. Survivors include his parents, Andrew King and Erin Mechovina; brothers, Nathan and Zane; paternal grandparents, Emory and Sarah King; and his maternal grandmother, Karen Mechovina. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Paul Mechovina. Private graveside services were Read More…

Brenda J. White

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17Brenda J. White (nee Hardin), 68, of Elyria, died peacefully Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at her home surrounded by family, following a long illness. She was born October 10, 1945 in Lumberton, North Carolina and has been a resident of Elyria since 1972. Brenda was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who always Read More…

Vincent E. Young

Vincent E. Young, 85, of Sheffield Village and formerly of Berea, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014 following a brief illness. He was born November 9, 1928 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Vincent served in the United States Army. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from Rutgers University and a Law Degree from Capital Read More…

Troy Z. Sipes

Troy Z. Sipes, 88, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at West Bay Care and Rehabilitation Center in Westlake, after a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

John Thomas Livingston III

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John Thomas Livingston III, 78, of South Amherst, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake, following a lengthy illness. He was born November 25, 1935 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, to John and Emma Rose Livingston (nee Retoric). He was employed at Ford Motor Company in Avon for 31 years, before Read More…

Claire A. Hurd

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Claire A. Hurd, 92, lifelong resident of Elyria, died Friday, July 11, 2014 at The Abbewood in Elyria. Born in Elyria, Claire was a graduate of Elyria High School. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Leaving the U.S. Navy at the end of the war, he became a skilled journeyman carpenter, Read More…

Vincent E. Young

Vincent E. Young, 85, of Sheffield Village and formerly of Berea, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014 following a brief illness. He was born November 9, 1928 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Vincent served in the United States Army. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from Rutgers University and a Law Degree from Capital Read More…

Jean Miller

Jean Miller, 91,of Westfield Center, died Monday, July 14, 2014 at Wooster Community Hospital. Friends may call Thursday, July 17, 2014 from 5 to 8 P.M. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston, where services will be Friday, July 18, 2014 at 11 A.M. A complete obituary will appear in Thursday’s paper.

Sharon Ann “Shrimp” Holloway

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Sharon Ann “Shrimp” Holloway, of Oberlin, passed away peacefully Friday, July 11, 2014, in the HCR Manor Care Center of North Olmsted, following a long illness She was a lifelong employee as an account executive for Wells Fargo Bank and Insurance Co. of Cleveland. She was a member of the order of Eastern Stars Martha 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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