August 1, 2014

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Ronald Roy Alexander

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Ronald Roy Alexander, 78, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at New Life Hospice in Lorain, following a two year battle with cancer. He was born August 13, 1935, in Cleveland. Ronald served in the National Guard of Ohio and the United States Army from 1957-62. He was employed at JR Dall Ford Read More…

Emma Lou Henes

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Emma Lou Henes (nee Ellison), 84, of Elyria and formerly of Grafton, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 17, 2014 in her home, following a long illness. She was born March 29, 1930 in Gassaway, West Virginia and moved to Ohio after high school. She has been a resident of Elyria the past 12 years. Emma Read More…

Charles L. Haney, Jr.

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Charles L. Haney, Jr., 90, passed away at home with his family, Monday, July 14, 2014, following a long illness. He was born August 22, 1923 in Elyria and resided in the Lorain County area most of his life. Charles attended the Elyria Public Schools for 12 years, enlisting in the United States Army, shortly Read More…

Emma Lou Henes

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Emma Lou Henes (nee Ellison), 84, of Elyria and formerly of Grafton, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 17, 2014 in her home, following a long illness. She was born March 29, 1930 in Gassaway, West Virginia and moved to Ohio after high school. She has been a resident of Elyria the past 12 years. Emma Read More…

Ronald R. Alexander

Ronald R. Alexander, 78, of Elyria, passed away Sunday morning, July 20, 2014 at St Joseph New Life Residential Center in Lorain, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements will be announced by Busch Funeral Home in Elyria.

Linda Bowman

Linda Bowman (nee Price), 65, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, following a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

Robert H. Hall

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Robert H. Hall, 88, formerly of Wellington, passed into his heavenly home on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Robert was born in Portsmouth April 6, 1926 to the late Elijah Hayden and Naomi Hall. He grew up along the Kentucky/Ohio border and lived in LaGrange and Wellington area for many years. Robert served in the U.S. Read More…

Gerald Thomas Anderson

Gerald Thomas Anderson, 72, of Elyria, passed away peacefully, while surrounded by his family, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Gerald is survived in life by Carol (nee Alexander), his beloved wife of 54 years; loving father of Jamie (Teresa), Jerry (Sheila), Timothy, Michael, Ted (Felicita) and James; cherished grandfather of Cassie (Scott), Tony (Elise), Heather (Chris), Read More…

Theresa Marie Obran

Theresa Marie Obran (nee Riegelsberger), 93, of Avon, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, at Avon Oaks Nursing Home after a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Gloria J. Powell

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Gloria J. Powell (nee Fern), 69, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, July 17 , 2014 at the Wesleyan Village of Elyria, following a brief illness. She was born May 6, 1945 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Gloria was a hairdresser for 35 years. She was a 1963 graduate of Admiral King High School in Lorain. Survivors include 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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