August 3, 2015

Elyria
Partly cloudy
77°F
 

Becky Shreffler

Becky Shreffler, 51, of Oberlin, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015. She was born July 20, 1964, in Sewickley, Pennsylvania. Becky enjoyed working with kids and her dog. She worked at REM Group Home in South Amherst. Becky is survived by her three children, Roy, Kelly and Keith Shreffler; two grandchildren, Kaci Shreffler and Haley Read More…

Aloysius G. Weimer

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Aloysius G. Weimer, 79, entered into rest Thursday July 23, 2015. He was born August 17, 1935, in Detroit, Michigan. He graduated in 1953 from St. Mary’s High School in New Baltimore, Michigan and the University of Detroit in 1958 and received a Master’s Degree at Villanova University in 1964. While being employed with RCA, Read More…

Ursula “Oma” Heidersbach

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Ursula “Oma” Heidersbach, 93, of Elyria, died Monday, July 20, 2015, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, Lorain, under the care of Mercy New Life Hospice. She was born February 5, 1922 in Altreichenau, Germany and in 1952, moved to Elyria from Germany. For years, people have enjoyed passing by her home to view the colorful Read More…

Edward R. Olah

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Edward R. Olah, 82, of Elyria, died Thursday, July 23, 2015, at his home. He was born May 3, 1933, in Elyria and previously lived in Lorain, Amherst, and Florida. Edward was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving during the Korean War. He was a 1972 graduate of the Ohio School of Banking in Athens. He Read More…

JoeAnn Holliday

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JoeAnn Holliday (nee Yusko), 69, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015, at MetroHealth Medical Center, following a brief illness. She was born November 6, 1945, in Lodi. JoeAnn and her late husband, Thomas, were owners of Tom’s Service Center in Wellington, for over 30 years. Survivors include her two sons, Thomas (Wendy) of Read More…

Ursula “Oma” Heidersbach

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Ursula “Oma” Heidersbach, 93, of Elyria, died Monday, July 20, 2015, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, Lorain, under the care of Mercy New Life Hospice. She was born February 5, 1922 in Altreichenau, Germany and in 1952, moved to Elyria from Germany. For years, people have enjoyed passing by her home to view the colorful Read More…

Janet Edna Aldren

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Janet Edna Aldren (nee Krieg), 80, a resident of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015, under the care of Crossroads Hospice at St. Mary’s of the Woods in Avon, following a year long illness. She was born March 30, 1935 in Amherst. Janet was raised in Amherst, graduating from Central High School with the Read More…

Donna M. Roode

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Donna M. Roode (nee Boiani), 62, of North Ridgeville, passed away unexpectedly at her residence Saturday, July 18, 2015. She was born August 9, 1952, in Cleveland. Donna had been a North Ridgeville resident for 20 years. She was a graduate of Nazareth High School in Parma and of the Grace School of Cosmetology. Donna Read More…

Charles C. Castle

Charles C. Castle, 74, of Eaton Township, passed away Friday, July 17, 2015, at his home, following a long illness. He was born August 18, 1940 in Johnstown, Kentucky and was a resident of Eaton Township for 27 years, coming from Cleveland. He was employed in the shipping/receiving department at the Marlin Manufacturing Co. in Read More…

Gerald “Jerry” R. Jameyson

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Gerald “Jerry” R. Jameyson, 89, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Jerry was born April 11, 1926, in Wellington, to the late Carl and Gladys (Brown) Jameyson. He graduated from Medina High School, where he received 11 Varsity Letters, four in football, four in baseball and three in basketball. Jerry worked for the U.S. Postal Read More…

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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
 


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