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  • Thomas Krasin Obituary Photo
    Thomas Krasin, 76 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    May 17, 1942 - September 12, 2018

    Thomas L. Krasin, 76 of Avon Lake passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018. He was born May 17, 1942. Tom served in the United States Army and received his Bachelors in communications from Butler University. He...


  • Ralph Nussle Obituary Photo
    Ralph Nussle, 85 Avon Lake, Ohio

    May 1, 1933 - September 9, 2018

    AVON LAKE — Ralph Nussle, 85, passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at the Avon Cleveland Clinic Hospital. He was born May 1, 1933, in Warren, a son of Carl Nussle and Emilie Ginger Nussle. Ralph was a graduate of...


  • Nancy Cripe Obituary Photo
    Nancy Cripe, 81 Westlake, Ohio

    February 16, 1937 - September 6, 2018

    Nancy L. Cripe (nee Holtman), 81, of Avon Lake formerly of Bowling Green, Ohio. Beloved wife of 54 years to the late George R. Cripe; loving mother of Kevin (Melissa); dear sister of Carl Holtman. Passed away peacefully...


  • Donald E. Houghton Obituary Photo
    Donald E. Houghton, 90 North Ridgeville, Ohio

    March 23, 1928 - September 5, 2018

    Donald E. Houghton, 90 of North Ridgeville, OH passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2018 with his family by his side. He was born March 23, 1928 in Buffalo, NY. Don is preceded in death by his parents, Edward and...


  • Ruth  Hardwig Obituary Photo
    Ruth Hardwig, 96 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 21, 1922 - September 3, 2018

    Ruth F. Hardwig (nee Freeman), 96, a longtime resident of Avon Lake, passed away Monday, September 3, 2018 at home surrounded by her family. She was born June 21, 1922 in Bentonville, AR. Ruth earned her Bachelor of...


  • Laddie Lid Obituary Photo
    Laddie Lid, 61 Amherst, Ohio

    December 19, 1956 - August 29, 2018

    Laddie J. Lid, 61 of Amherst formerly of Avon Lake, passed away on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 surrounded by his friends (family) and his dear friend and companion Lori. Beloved son of the late Laddie and Lillian Lid;...


  • Grace Rieck Obituary Photo
    Grace Rieck, 98 Avon Lake, Ohio

    December 18, 1919 - August 28, 2018

    Grace M. Rieck (nee Williams) 98 of Avon Lake, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at Town Center in Avon Lake. She was born December 18, 1919 in Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Avon Lake in 1955; living there until her...


  • Suzanne Cook Obituary Photo
    Suzanne Cook, 66 Avon Lake, Ohio

    January 6, 1952 - August 27, 2018

    Suzanne M. Cook, 66, of Avon Lake, passed away on August 27, 2018. She was born January 6, 1952 to parents John and Anna Cooke in Huron, Ohio. Suzanne retired from Alcoa where she worked as a Procurement Coordinator in...


  • John Whittemore Obituary Photo
    John Whittemore, 57 Elyria, Ohio

    June 22, 1961 - August 22, 2018

    John Rice Whittemore, 57 of Elyria passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2018 after a long illness. He was born June 22, 1961. John was born in Cleveland and grew up in Sheffield Lake. He was a 1979 graduate of Brookside...


  • Mark Wladecki Obituary Photo
    Mark Wladecki, 60 Avon Lake, Ohio

    April 13, 1958 - August 12, 2018

    Dr. Mark J. Wladecki, 60 of Avon Lake passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018. He was born April 13, 1958 in Elyria, OH. Mark was a cherished husband and father who lived a life full of passion, joy and principle. He...


  • James E. Calogeras Obituary Photo
    James E. Calogeras, 77 Avon Lake, Ohio

    April 8, 1941 - August 8, 2018

    James E. "Jim" Calogeras, 77, of Avon Lake, passed away on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Jim was born in Cleveland, Ohio to Nicholas and Angela (nee Palta) Calogeras. Beloved father of Tina Calogeras, Edward Calogeras ...


  • Rita DeFabio Obituary Photo
    Rita DeFabio Avon Lake, Ohio

    August 4, 2018

    Rita DeFabio (nee Becks) of Avon Lake passed away Saturday, August 4, 2018. Rita enjoyed going to the beach, especially Siesta Key Beach and vacationing with her family in Florida. She loved her family and adored her...


  • Mary Jane  Dawe Obituary Photo
    Mary Jane Dawe, 90 BabbVillage, Ohio

    September 14, 1927 - August 2, 2018

    Mary Jane Dawe (nee Hoy), 90, of Rocky River, passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018. She was born on September 14, 1927 in Auburn, Michigan, to parents Ralph and Hattie (nee Kent) Hoy. Mary Jane lived a full life. A...


  • Barbara Vezdos Obituary Photo
    Barbara Vezdos, 77 Dublin, Ohio

    August 24, 1940 - August 1, 2018

    Barbara Lee (nee Glau) Vezdos, age 77, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 from a long courageous battle to progressive supranuclear palsy. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Barb was a diehard Indians fan. ...


  • Thomas  G. Bees Obituary Photo
    Thomas G. Bees, 79 Avon Lake, Ohio

    July 20, 1939 - July 31, 2018

    Thomas G. "Tombo" Bees, 79, of Avon Lake, formerly of Youngstown, passed away at home peacefully on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 surrounded by family. He was born July 20, 1939. Thomas was a graduate of St. Ursuline High...


  • Ethel Schon, 94 Avon Lake, Ohio

    October 28, 1923 - July 26, 2018

    Ethel Schon (nee Kolozs) 94, formerly of Lorain, Willoughby, Avon and in her later years Avon Lake, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018.She is survived by her daughter Claudia Clawson (James); grandchildren Nathan C....


  • Kenneth "Kenny" Fiore Obituary Photo
    Kenneth "Kenny" Fiore, 68 Sheffeld Lake, Ohio

    October 7, 1949 - July 25, 2018

    Kenneth "Kenny" Fiore, 68 of Sheffield Lake, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018. He was born October 7, 1949 in Port Chester, New York. Kenny was a 1971 graduate of Case Western Reserve where he received his B.A. and...


  • Virginia  Brausch Obituary Photo
    Virginia Brausch, 86 Avon Lake, Ohio

    July 30, 1931 - July 23, 2018

    Virginia Brausch (nee Nelson) 86 of Avon Lake passed away Monday, July 23, 2018. She was born July 30, 1931. Virginia was the joyful voice of Sedar Construction for 22 years as office manager. She loved being by the...


  • Fox White Obituary Photo
    Fox White, 78 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    February 11, 1940 - July 22, 2018

    Fox Henry White, 78 of Sheffield Lake, formerly of Avon Lake, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. He was born February 11, 1940 in Pikeville, Kentucky, one of 13 children to parents...


  • Eileen  Riffle Obituary Photo
    Eileen Riffle, 48 Lorain, Ohio

    November 9, 1969 - July 17, 2018

    Eileen E. Riffle (nee Shover), 48 of Lorain, OH passed away July 17, 2018. She was born November 9, 1969 in Trenton, Michigan to parents Paul Shover and Francine Gove. Eileen was a 1988 graduate of Brookside High...


  • Douglas Pierce Obituary Photo
    Douglas Pierce, 42 Sheffield Lake, Ohio

    February 13, 1976 - July 13, 2018

    Douglas Pierce, 42 of Sheffield Lake; beloved husband of Nicole (nee Benner); loving father of Shyanne, Cody and Lindsay; cherished son of Sharon and the late Donald Pierce; dear grandson of Margaret and Steve Stefka;...


  • Katherine Geiger Obituary Photo
    Katherine Geiger, 80 Sheffield Village, Ohio

    April 22, 1938 - July 12, 2018

    Katherine E. Geiger (nee Feuchter) 80 of Sheffield Lake, passed away peacefully of natural causes in her recliner with her dog Henry next to her on Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born April 22, 1938 to parents Cecil...


  • Norman Riggs Obituary Photo
    Norman Riggs, 82 Avon Lake, Ohio

    August 7, 1935 - July 12, 2018

    Norman F. Riggs, 82 of Avon Lake since 1960, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Avon Cleveland Clinic after a brief illness. He was born August 7, 1935. Norman was a 1952 graduate of St. Ignatius High School....


  • Vivian (nee Horwedel) Rogers, 95 Avon Lake, Ohio

    November 19, 1922 - July 9, 2018

    A 1940 graduate of Avon Lake High School. Worked for the City of Avon Lake for 20 yrs. Member of St. Joseph Church. Enjoyed living on Lake Erie and all that it had to offer. She enjoyed gardening, golf, travel, family &...


  • Bruce Koerber Obituary Photo
    Bruce Koerber, 75 Avon Lake, Ohio

    June 26, 1943 - July 9, 2018

    Bruce Koerber, 75 of Avon Lake, formerly of Bay Village, passed away July 9, 2018. He was born June 26, 1943. Bruce graduated from Carson Long Military Academy in New Bloomfield, PA in 1962 and attended Ohio State...