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  • Kevin "Buckey" Ruff Obituary Photo
    Kevin "Buckey" Ruff, 53 Elyria, Ohio

    August 13, 1962 - August 26, 2015

    Kevin Scott "Buckey" Ruff, 53, a resident of Elyria for the past six years passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2015. He was born August 13, 1962. Kevin worked as a Chef and loved cooking. He enjoyed his video games...


  • Dalton "DJ" Whitmore, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Dalton "DJ" Whitmore, Jr. Elyria, Ohio

    June 17, 2015 - August 24, 2015

    Dalton L. "DJ" Whitmore, Jr., 2 months, 1 week of Elyria passed away unexpectedly Monday, August 24, 2015 at University Hospital, Elyria Medical Center. He was born June 17, 2015. DJ is survived by his parents Dalton...


  • James E. "Jamie" Branch Obituary Photo
    James E. "Jamie" Branch, 63 Wellington, Ohio

    July 29, 1952 - August 24, 2015

    James E. "Jamie" Branch, 63, a resident of Wellington for the past 23 years, passed away suddenly Monday, August 24, 2015 at University Hospital, Elyria Medical Center of an apparent heart attack. He was born July 29,...


  • Bette (nee Haupt) Cawthern Obituary Photo
    Bette (nee Haupt) Cawthern, 83 Elyria, Ohio

    March 3, 1932 - August 14, 2015

    Bette Ann Cawthern (nee Haupt), 83, of Elyria passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, August 14, 2015. She was born March 3, 1932. Bette was employed at Moen Faucet. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, bingo, and...


  • Anna "Lucille" Welch Obituary Photo
    Anna "Lucille" Welch, 82 Elyria, Ohio

    July 23, 1933 - August 14, 2015

    Anna L. "Lucille" Welch (nee Kilgore), age 82 of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 14, 2015 after a lengthy illness. She was born July 23, 1933 in Dripping Springs, TN. She attended high school in Tennessee and has...


  • Joanne Fodor, 73 Lorain, Ohio

    April 19, 1942 - August 7, 2015

    Joanne Fodor, age 73, of Lorain and formerly of Cleveland, passed away Friday, August 7, 2015 at Mercy New Life Hospice in Lorain. She is survived by her sisters, Barbara Urszeni (John) and Margaret Barris. She was...


  • Dorothy B. Smith, 96 Wellington, Ohio

    December 14, 1918 - August 6, 2015

    Dorothy B. Smith (nee Covert), 96 of Wellington, formerly of Elyria, passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at Keystone Pointe, LaGrange under the care of Crossroads Hospice. Dorothy is survived by her sons Tom ...


  • George W. Henry Obituary Photo
    George W. Henry, 83 Elyria, Ohio

    December 3, 1931 - August 2, 2015

    George W. Henry, 83 of Lorain, formerly of Elyria. George was born on December 3, 1931 in Cleveland. He grew up in Spencer, Ohio and was in the Korean Conflict while serving with the United States Navy. George worked...


  • Eleanor Marie Taper Hill, 93 Elyria, Ohio

    October 22, 1921 - July 5, 2015

    Served the Lord at Rust Methodist Church & Asbury UMC . Employed at Murray Ridge School. Member of the Jolly 60's. Enjoyed helping others & spending time with her family. A blessed woman who was loved enormously; lived...


  • Betty J. Henry, 92 Elyria, Ohio

    October 5, 1922 - June 16, 2015

    Employed as a Registered Nurse at the former Elyria Memorial Hospital. A volunteer for the American Red Cross. Enjoyed knitting, crocheting sweaters and blankets for great grandchildren. Survived by her children Helen...


  • Donald R. Heberbrand, 83 Elyria, Ohio

    February 24, 1932 - June 6, 2015

    Donald R. Hebebrand, lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain. He was born in Elyria on February 24, 1932. He is survived by children Roy, Tim,...


  • Frances "Juanita" Simon-Daugherty, 90 Elyria, Ohio

    September 3, 1924 - June 2, 2015

    After high school, worked in the shipyards as an original Rosie the Riveter. Pulled wires on Liberty ships for troop transport. Following the war, she married & settled in Lorain. Attended St. Mary Church, employed as...


  • Janet (nee Steller) Eschke, 81 Elyria, Ohio

    November 29, 1933 - May 30, 2015

    A graduate of Elyria High School, Class of 1951. A member of Grace Lutheran Church and was very active in several church organizations. She was a homemaker and volunteered at Elyria Memorial Hospital for many years...


  • Tamala McDermott Obituary Photo
    Tamala McDermott, 48 Elyria, Ohio

    April 20, 1967 - May 29, 2015

    Tamala S. McDermott (nee Lowery), age 48 of Elyria. She was born on April 20, 1967 in Elyria, OH. Tamala graduated from Elyria West High School, Class of 1985, where she was a cheerleader. Her greatest joy was being...


  • Bruce W. Doman, 75 Elyria, Ohio

    July 19, 1939 - May 20, 2015

    Employed by Republic Steel, Elyria. Served in Marine Corps during Cuban Crisis. Involved in Little League East as coach, umpire, & announcer for baseball games. Survived by daughter Becky Nemeth (Joe); grandchildren...


  • Michael Komko, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Michael Komko, Sr., 74 North Ridgeville, Ohio

    May 9, 1941 - May 16, 2015

    Michael Komko, Sr., 74, a long-time resident of North Ridgeville, died Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake. Mike was born May 9, 1941 in Fredericksburg, PA, grew up in Elyria and lived in...


  • Sharon (nee Folley) Whitmore Obituary Photo
    Sharon (nee Folley) Whitmore, 71 Grafton, Ohio

    April 25, 1944 - May 3, 2015

    Sharon Mae Whitmore (nee Folley), 71, of Grafton and formerly of Elyria, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. She was born April 25, 1944 in Elyria. Sharon and her husband...


  • George G. Myers, 68 Grafton, Ohio

    April 18, 1947 - April 30, 2015

    George G. Myers, 68, loving husband of Barb; devoted father of Kristen (John) and Thomas; dear brother of Betty (Richard) Kress and the late John Myers and Margie Crocker; many nieces and nephews and his best buddy...


  • Kathleen "Kath" McQuillan Obituary Photo
    Kathleen "Kath" McQuillan, 31 Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

    April 9, 1984 - April 28, 2015

    Kathleen "Kath" McQuillan, 31, of Cuyahoga Falls and formerly of Akron, passed away at home Tuesday, April 28, 2015. She was born April 9, 1984 in Akron. Kathleen was a graduate of Midview High School, Class of 2002. ...


  • Rudolfo "Rudy" Montaño Obituary Photo
    Rudolfo "Rudy" Montaño, 74 Elyria, Ohio

    December 21, 1940 - April 20, 2015

    Rudolfo R. "Rudy" Montaño, 74, of Elyria passed away Monday, April 20 at University Hospital Elyria Medical Center following a short but courageous battle with cancer. He was born December 21, 1940 in Grants, New...


  • Paul Raymond Belt Obituary Photo
    Paul Raymond Belt, 83 Elyria, Ohio

    September 24, 1931 - April 18, 2015

    Paul Raymond Belt (83) of Elyria went to heaven on Saturday April 18, where he is now celebrating his reward of seeing Jesus face to face. This coronation occurred at Wesleyan Village following a lengthy illness with...


  • Virginia Corbley Rudisill, 97 Elyria, Ohio

    August 22, 1917 - March 26, 2015

    Virginia was a homemaker. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Elyria and Elizabeth Stevens Ministries. She enjoyed gardening, nature, and loved watching birds. Mrs. Rudisill is survived by her...


  • Tina (nee Easterwood) Cass, 47 Elyria, Ohio

    November 8, 1967 - March 25, 2015

    Graduate of Elyria High School. Enjoyed crocheting, gardening, cooking, and loved spending time with her kids, family, & her dog Sasha. Survived by her fiance' Chris Lantz; son David Lantz & daughter Chelsea Cass;...


  • Virgil S. Pack, 87 Elyria, Ohio

    February 27, 1928 - March 25, 2015

    Served in the US Navy & was employed at Fisher Body, GM. Member of VFW Post #1079, drove the bus at College Hts Baptist Church & enjoyed golf & bowling. Survived by his wife Donna (nee Carner); children Carol Stringer...


  • Eddie W. Dumont, Jr., 87 Sandusky, Ohio

    January 25, 1928 - March 24, 2015

    Graduate of Elyria High School. Served in the US Air Force. A General Contractor owning his company, Big D Contractor. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Grafton; Freemason and enjoyed...