October 20, 2014

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Norma B. Hurst

Norma B. Hurst (nee Heaton), 88, of North Ridgeville, passed away at the Hospice Care Center of the Renaissance, Olmsted Falls. She was born in Pinnebog of Huron County, Michigan and had been a resident of North Ridgeville for the past three years. Norma spent most of her life in Muskegon, Michigan. She worked as Read More…

James W. White

James W. White, 87, of Oberlin, died Wednesday, December 7, 2011, at Kendal at Oberlin. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, is in charge of arrangements.

Lois Ann “Dodie” McKenna

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Lois Ann “Dodie” McKenna (nee Kauffman), 80, passed away Friday, December 9, 2011. She was the beloved wife of 59 years, to Thomas H. Sr.; mother of Judy, Thomas H., Jr. (Janet) and Michael T. (Kim); grandmother of Samantha, Sharon, Kurt and Kristen; great grandmother of Tabitha, Gillian, Logan, Kylee and Dylan; and sister of Read More…

Catherine Dieckhoner

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Catherine Dieckhoner (nee Joseph), 91, of Brook Park, passed away peacefully Friday, December 7, 2011.She is survived by Theodore, her beloved husband of 59 years. She was the loving mother of Denise (Bob) Jewett and Donna(Michael) Napalo; dear sister of Betty Abraham, Jean (George) Weisner, Evelyn Goodson, Kenny (Nancy) Joseph and Clara (deceased) (Ace) Carter; Read More…

James D. “Jim” Barlow

James D. “Jim” Barlow, 67, of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at Fairview General Hospital, following a short illness. He was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and had been a resident of North Ridgeville for the past seven years. He previously lived in Cleveland Heights and Lexington, Read More…

James D. “Jim” Barlow

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James D. “Jim” Barlow, 67, of North Ridgeville, passed away  peacefully surrounded by his family Wednesday, December  7, 2011 at Fairview General Hospital, following a short illness. He was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and had  been a resident of North Ridgeville for the past seven years.  He previously lived in Cleveland Heights and Lexington,  Read More…

Geraldine Cherry

Geraldine Cherry (nee Peterson), 88, of Elyria, passed away  Monday, December 5, 2011, at Wesleyan Village in Elyria  following a long illness. She was born August 21, 1923 in  West Mansfield, Ohio. Geraldine enjoyed going to flea markets. Survivors include two nephews and four nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis, December Read More…

Phyllis M. Harstine

Phyllis M. Harstine (nee Casper), 60, of North Ridgeville,  passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at her home, following a sudden illness. She was born in Canton and had  been a resident of North Ridgeville since 1987 moving from  Sherrodsville. She was a licensed beautician and owned and operated of  Phylliss Cottage Coiffure in Sherrodsville. Read More…

Richard “Dick” Haynes

Richard “Dick” Haynes, 62, of Spencer, passed away unexpectedly Monday, December 5, 2011 at his home. He was  born in Covington, Virginia, on May 6, 1949 to Richard E.  and Mary Louise Stuple Haynes and had resided in the  Spencer area for over 50 years. He was a 1967 graduate of Black River High School, Read More…

Paul Zauner

Paul Zauner, 98, passed away Monday, December 5, 2011. He was the beloved husband of the late Alice; loving father  of Carl (Nancy), James (Lucy), Carol Morley (Bob), Joseph,  and Joanne Rumpler (Jim); grandfather, great grandfather  and great great grandfather; brother of the late Emma, Florence, and John “Glenn;” uncle and great uncle of many. 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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