July 8, 2015

Elyria
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Dana M. Lusher

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Dana M. Lusher, 44, of Elyria, beloved daughter of Todd and Rosemary Lusher, passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at her home, following a two year battle with cancer. She was born May 5, 1968 in Lorain and was a Elyria resident for most of her life. She was a member of St. Jude Catholic Read More…

Edward E. Miller

Edward E. Miller, 83, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at EMH Healthcare, following a brief illness. He was born September 23, 1928 in Coats, North Carolina, and was an Elyria resident for 31 years. Ed worked at the Ford Motor Co. in Brookpark for 40 years, retiring as a utility man in Read More…

Josephine Marie Rhodes

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Josephine Marie Rhodes (nee Copa), 79, passed away peacefully in her sleep Thursday, August 30 2012. Jo was born June 1, 1933 in Lorain, later moving to Elyria, where she raised her family and retiring in Oberlin. Josephine attended Lorain High School, Lorain County Community College, Michigan State University and Oberlin College. Her pleasures in Read More…

Raymond L. Rosecrans

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Raymond L. Rosecrans, 72, of Sullivan, died Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at EMH Healthcare in Elyria. Born in Oberlin on August 10, 1940 to the late Donald and Bertha (nee Gallatin) Rosecrans, Raymond was a member of the first graduating class of Black River Schools. From 1957-1961 he was a member of the U.S. Navy Read More…

Edward Adam Stempowski

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Edward Adam Stempowski, 88, of Amherst, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at Oak Hills Nursing Center in Lorain, where he has resided the past five years. Edward was born January 2, 1924 in Lorain, to Anthony and Rose Stempowski. He attended Catholic Grade School at Nativity BVM Church in Lorain, where he Read More…

Carol Varner

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A memorial service will be held for Carol Varner at 5 P.M. on Thursday, September 6, 2012, at the Fairchild Chapel, Lorain St., between Main and Professor St. (next door to First Church), on Oberlin College campus. She died at Lorain Community Hospital Wednesday, August 15, 2012. Carol worked for many years as a letter Read More…

Jerome E. Williams

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Jerome E. Williams, Owner/Manager of J&J’s Famous Ribs on Oberlin Avenue in Lorain, 48, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2012, at his home surrounded by his loving family, following a brief illness. He was born in Lorain on February 29, 1964, and had been a lifelong resident of Lorain County. Jerome was employed Read More…

Samuel Thomas Branscum

Samuel Thomas Branscum, 73, of Oberlin, passed away at New Life Hospice surrounded by his family. He was born July 23, 1939 in Delta, Kentucky. He worked for many years as a Drywall Contractor. Samuel enjoyed fishing, bluegrass music and camping. He is survived by his wife, Ruth A. Branscum of Oberlin; son, Tom E. Read More…

Bill E. Fogle

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Bill E. Fogle, 42, of Elyria, died unexpectedly Saturday, September 1, 2012. He was born in Warrensville Heights on May 18, 1970. Bill attended Elyria High School. He worked for York International for 10 years and later worked as an auto mechanic. He loved spending time with his kids, and enjoyed working on cars and Read More…

Barbara Jo Jowett

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Barbara Jo Jowett (nee Livergood), 57, of Myerstown, Pennsylvania and formerly of Elyria and Medina, died Sunday, September 2, 2012 in Elyria. She was born June 14, 1955 in Hamilton, Ohio and moved to Elyria at the age of four. She was a 1973 graduate of Midview High School, where she was chosen for the 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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Lorain County General Health District
9880 South Murray Ridge Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
(440) 244-3418

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(440) 322-6367

In person at:
9880 South Murray Ridge Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
 


July 2015 Immunization Clinics

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July 2015 Immunization Clinics

 Immunizations for adults and children are available in many Lorain County locations each month. Click here for a printable calendar. Child Immunization Clinics: Immunizations will...
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July 2015 Immunization Clinics

 Immunizations for adults and children are available in many Lorain County locations each month. Click here for a printable calendar. Child Immunization Clinics: Immunizations will...
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