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  • Robert R. Kocar Obituary Photo
    Robert R. Kocar, 90 Avon Lake, Ohio

    March 11, 1928 - June 19, 2018

    Robert R. "Bob" Kocar, 90, of Avon Lake, passed away Tuesday June 19, 2018. Bob was born March 11, 1928 in Cleveland to parents Frank and Stella Kocar. After serving in the Army during the Korean War and earning a...


  • Patricia Milbrandt Obituary Photo
    Patricia Milbrandt, 83 Avon Lake, Ohio

    August 31, 1934 - June 16, 2018

    Patricia Milbrandt (nee Rhode), 83, of Avon Lake, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018. She was born August 31, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio. Loving mother of Elizabeth Candella (Joseph), George Jr. (Vera); devoted...


  • James Michael McClain Obituary Photo
    James Michael McClain, 70 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    February 9, 1948 - June 15, 2018

    James Michael McClain, age 70, Sheffield Lake, Ohio. Born February 9, 1948 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Walter R. and Esther P. McClain. Jim died peacefully surrounded by love on June 15, 2018. Beloved husband of...


  • Diane Christine Savage Obituary Photo
    Diane Christine Savage, 72 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 9, 1946 - June 15, 2018

    Diane Christine Savage, age 72 of Avon Lake, formerly of Euclid, died unexpectedly on June 15, 2018 at home. Born in Cleveland, and raised in Euclid, Diane attended Villa Angela, received her B.A. in English from...


  • Leona Walkowsky Obituary Photo
    Leona Walkowsky, 90 Stow, Ohio

    August 6, 1927 - June 6, 2018

    Leona B. Walkowsky (nee Sabo), 90, resided in Avon, Ohio and was born in Johnstown, PA in 1927. Beloved wife of the late Robert J. for 67 years. Loving mother of Barbara Cozza of Stow, OH, Linda (Ed) Bowman of Shiloh,...


  • Madeline Ketterer Obituary Photo
    Madeline Ketterer, 84 Avon Lake, Ohio

    August 17, 1933 - June 5, 2018

    Madeline C. Ketterer (nee Hellmann) 84 of Avon Lake, passed away Tuesday, June5, 2018. She was born August 17, 1933 to parents Eugene and Madeline (nee Bannon) Hellmann. Madeline was a High School graduate of Hempstead...


  • Doyle C. Stephens Obituary Photo
    Doyle C. Stephens, 94 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    November 4, 1923 - June 1, 2018

    Doyle C. Stephens, age 94 of Sheffield Lake, passed away on June 1, 2018 surrounded by family at Mercy Hospice in Lorain. Beloved husband of the late Ruth E. (nee Schrimsher). Cherished father of Terry and Tom (Tammy)...


  • Robert "Rob" Hayden Obituary Photo
    Robert "Rob" Hayden, 46 Avon Lake, Ohio

    August 30, 1971 - May 28, 2018

    Robert Mark Hayden, 46, of Avon Lake passed away suddenly May 28, 2018. Beloved husband of 23 years to Hope Hayden (Brlan), devoted father of Kierstyn (20), Madison (19), and Jason (16) all of Avon Lake. Loving son of...


  • William Frank, Jr. Obituary Photo
    William Frank, Jr., 58 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    February 13, 1960 - May 25, 2018

    William E. "Bill" Frank, Jr., 58, of Sheffield Lake, passed away on May 26, 2018. He was born February 13, 1960, in Fairview Park, Ohio, to parents William Sr. and Nancy Frank (nee Hutteman). Bill belonged to...


  • Rodger Parsons Obituary Photo
    Rodger Parsons, 77 Avon Lake, Ohio

    August 14, 1940 - May 23, 2018

    Rodger Parsons, 77 years of age, passed away May 23, 2018 at Story Point Memory Unit in Avon Lake, OH. He was born August 14, 1940 in St. Albans, West Virginia. He served 2 years in the Army most of which were spent in...


  • John DeLassus Obituary Photo
    John DeLassus, 79 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 14, 1938 - May 23, 2018

    John Leslie DeLassus, 79, of Avon Lake, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018. Beloved husband of Georgette; loving brother of Dorothy Harmon; brother in-law of Suzette Birch (Randy), Becky Hopper (Bill); uncle of Rob...


  • John Thomas Shook Obituary Photo
    John Thomas Shook, 53 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 3, 1964 - May 22, 2018

    John Thomas Shook, 53, of Avon Lake, formerly of Youngstown, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. John was born in Youngstown on June 3, 1964, and graduated from Canfield High School. He began an...


  • Carlton Mitchell Obituary Photo
    Carlton Mitchell, 65 Avon Lake, Ohio

    July 5, 1952 - May 19, 2018

    Carlton D. Mitchell passed away peacefully on May 19, 2018. He is survived by Karen Mitchell (nee Moir), his wife of 38 years. He was born July 5, 1952 and spent most of his childhood in Avon Lake. He is a veteran of...


  • Emily Barth Obituary Photo
    Emily Barth, 72 Avon Lake, Ohio

    July 26, 1945 - May 16, 2018

    Emily Anne Barth, 72 of Avon Lake, went home to heaven on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 after a brief illness. She was born July 26, 1945 to parents Angelo and Rose (nee Bandera) Calcaterra in Detriot, MI. Emily was the...


  • Jack Kinsner Obituary Photo
    Jack Kinsner, 94 Avon Lake, Ohio

    May 29, 1923 - May 12, 2018

    Jack H. Kinsner passed away on May 12, 2018, just two weeks shy of his 95th birthday. He was preceded in death by Betty Bidner Kinsner, his wife of almost 64 years. He is survived by brother Jim Kinsner (Nancy) of...


  • Thomas Gorgas Obituary Photo
    Thomas Gorgas, 83 Bay Village, Ohio

    October 13, 1934 - May 12, 2018

    Thomas Gorgas, 83 of Bay Village, passed away at home Saturday, May 12, 2018. He was born October 13, 1934 to parents Walter and Mary Ann (nee Wrona) Gorgas in New Castle, PA. Formerly a member of the US Air Force and...


  • John Wallace Obituary Photo
    John Wallace, 74 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    July 25, 1943 - May 10, 2018

    John William Wallace, age 74, of Sheffield Lake, died suddenly of natural causes. Mr. Wallace was born on July 25, 1943 to Michael Douglas Wallace, Sr. and Dorothy Emma (nee Wilson) Wallace in Lorain, Ohio. He was a...


  • Raymond Albert Jupina Obituary Photo
    Raymond Albert Jupina, 83 Avon Lake, Ohio

    November 20, 1934 - May 10, 2018

    Raymond "Ray" Albert Jupina, 83 of Avon Lake passed away Thursday, May 10, 2018. He was born November 20, 1934 to parents Albert and Mary (nee Woyan) Jupina. Ray was known as the "Mayor of Fay Avenue" where he loved to...


  • E. Donald "Don" Chadwick Obituary Photo
    E. Donald "Don" Chadwick, 83 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 26, 1934 - May 8, 2018

    E. Donald "Don" Chadwick, age 83, of Avon Lake, formerly of Bay Village, died on May 8, 2018. Dear husband of Nancy (nee Carse) for 58 years. Loving father of Wendy Murphy (Tim), Amy Manco (Tim), Laura Driscoll (Joseph)...


  • Karen Napoli Obituary Photo
    Karen Napoli, 65 Avon Lake, Ohio

    April 5, 1953 - May 8, 2018

    Karen Napoli (nee Gnandt) 65, a 30 year resident of Avon Lake lost her battle with cancer on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. She was born April 5, 1953 in Penfield, OH. Karen was a 1971 graduate of Keystone High School and she...


  • Diane Grove Obituary Photo
    Diane Grove, 70 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    June 25, 1947 - May 7, 2018

    Diane Jean Grove (nee Luchansky), 70 of Sheffield Lake passed away Monday, May 7, 2018. She was born June 25, 1947 in Cleveland, OH. Diane loved coloring, collecting owl nick-nacks and hanging with her friends. She was...


  • Daine Otto Obituary Photo
    Daine Otto, 59 Avon lake, Ohio

    October 22, 1958 - May 6, 2018

    Diane Otto (nee Haney) 59 of Avon Lake, formerly of Rocky River, passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018. She was born to parents George R. and Mildred (nee Upperman) Haney on October 22, 1958 in Yardley, PA. Diane was a...


  • Audrey Ellen Brown Obituary Photo
    Audrey Ellen Brown, 84 Westlake, Ohio

    September 7, 1933 - May 5, 2018

    Audrey Ellen Brown (nee Dowling), 84, of Westlake, Ohio, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, May 5th, 2018. Audrey was born September 7, 1933 in Detroit, MI. Her family moved to the...


  • Paul Tonnesen Obituary Photo
    Paul Tonnesen, 71 Avon Lake, Ohio

    January 31, 1947 - May 2, 2018

    Paul A. Tonnesen, 71 of Avon Lake passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. He was born to parents Frank and Una (nee Barrett) Tonnesen January 31, 1947. Paul earned a Bachelor's in Secondary Education from West Virginia...


  • Elizabeth "Elsie" Protich Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth "Elsie" Protich, 93 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 30, 1924 - May 2, 2018

    Elizabeth "Elsie" Protich (nee Uherko), age 93 of Avon Lake, Ohio and formerly of Maple Shade, N.J., passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She was born June 30, 1924 to...