June 29, 2016

Elyria
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Terrell “Terry” Stanton Mathess

Terrell “Terry” Stanton Mathess, 62, of Grafton, passed away after a short illness Saturday, June 18, 2016. Terry was born September 1, 1953 in Wirt County, West Virginia, to parents, Clifford and Juanita Mathess. He graduated from Midview High School, Class of 1971. He retired from Shiloh, as a maintenance apprentice in 2003. He enjoyed Read More…

Darrell Gainer

Darrell Gainer, 76, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016, at his home, following a sudden illness. He was born July 11, 1939, in Grantsville, West Virginia and was an Elyria resident for most of his life. Darrell worked as a tool and die maker at the Ford Motor Company in Lorain for 30 Read More…

Susan D. “Susie” Powers

Susan D. “Susie” Powers (nee Mayse), 59, of North Ridgeville, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016. A complete obituary will run in the Chronicle-Telegram on Tuesday, June 21, 2016.

Terrell ” Terry ” Mathess

Terrell ” Terry ” Mathess, 62, of Grafton Township, passed away at home Saturday, June 18, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, 1021 Main St., Grafton.

Lori A. Lambert

Lori A. Lambert (nee VanMeter), 45, of Grafton, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016, at St. John Westshore Hospital in Westlake, following a long illness. She was born May 26, 1971 in Elyria and was a Lorain resident for most of her life. Lori was a 1988 graduate of Clearview High School. Survivors include her Read More…

Darrell Gainer

Darrell Gainer, 76, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016, at his home, following a sudden illness. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Elyria.

Gwendolyn J. (Thomas) Burris

Gwendolyn J. (Thomas) Burris, 62, transitioned from this earthly life on Monday, June 13, 2016, following a brief illness. She was born April 2, 1954 in Lorain, where she resided all of her life. She was a member of Antioch Primitive Baptist Church of Lorain and was employed at All-American Riddell for the past 16 Read More…

Rick James

Rick James, 52, of Elyria, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016, at his home. He was a lifelong resident of Elyria. Rick was a tool grinder who enjoyed target shooting and history. He was a member of the NRA, SASS and Lorain Rifle Club. He is survived by his mother, Yvonne (nee Adams) of Elyria; Read More…

Edna J. McIntire-Vinci

Edna J. McIntire-Vinci (nee Smith), 88, of Elyria, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016. She enjoyed crocheting, music, spending time with family and watching westerns. She loved the Lord. She is survived by her husband of five years, Chuck Vinci, Jr., the two time Olympian Gold Medalist; children, Esther “Sue” Lilly (Jim) of Olmsted Township, Read More…

David L. “Tank” Ray

David L. “Tank” Ray, 59, of Elyria, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016, at Ames Family Hospice in Westlake, following a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria (440)322-4626.

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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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