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  • Laura M Pence, 85 Elyria, Ohio

    February 11, 1933 - June 17, 2018

    Employed at Barnes Pump. Married Jim & made their home in Elyria. A loving homemaker & enjoyed nurturing & raising a large family, cooking, hosting family dinners, time spent with her grandchildren; buying &...


  • Brandon George Benton Obituary Photo
    Brandon George Benton, 23 Fairview Park, Ohio

    September 19, 1994 - June 17, 2018

    Brandon George Benton, 23, of Fairview Park and a former resident of Grafton passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 17, 2018. He was born September 19, 1994 in Elyria. Brandon graduated from Midview High School,...


  • James Larry Ryder Obituary Photo
    James Larry Ryder, 76 Elyria, Ohio

    August 19, 1941 - June 16, 2018

    James Larry Ryder, age 76, longtime resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 following a brief illness. He was born in Erie, Pennsylvania on August 19, 1941. James served in the US Army and later...


  • Wilda (nee Wildman) Ashcraft Obituary Photo
    Wilda (nee Wildman) Ashcraft, 95 Elyria, Ohio

    April 30, 1923 - June 15, 2018

    WILDA M. ASHCRAFT (nee Wildman), 95, dear wife to the late Ralph Behm and Raymond Ashcraft; loving mother to Debra Drew (Dan) and Connie (Mike); cherished grandmother to Douglas Moon, Allison Moon (Matt Smallwood),...


  • Michael D. Cathey, 46 Akron, Ohio

    July 30, 1971 - June 15, 2018

    Graduated from Elyria West High School, Class of 1990. Member of Brown Street Church of Christ, Akron. Hobbies were golfing & reading. Enjoyed watching Jeopardy & taking care of his sisters & niece. Survived by his...


  • William "Ted" McWilliams, 67 Lorain, Ohio

    September 9, 1950 - June 9, 2018

    Graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1970. Raised in the Mount Zion Baptist Church. He served his country in the US Army & was stationed in North Carolina. Employed at Bendix in Elyria & the coffee shop at UH...


  • Albert D. Racz, 81 Elyria, Ohio

    December 30, 1936 - June 9, 2018

    Albert D. Racz, 81, a lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Elmcroft Assisted Living in Amherst following a lengthy illness. He was born December 30, 1936 in Elyria. Albert graduated from...


  • Hazel (nee Swegard) Richardson, 100 Elyria, Ohio

    November 2, 1917 - June 6, 2018

    Member of the Washington Ave Baptist Church; employed as a waitress for many years at Mac's Restaurant & Tudy's. Survived by her daughter Anne Louise Kowalski (Eugene) Gandee of Elyria; grandchildren Linda Gandee (Craig...


  • Susan (nee Blake) Carroll, 72 Grafton, Ohio

    July 31, 1945 - June 4, 2018

    Susan Lee Carroll (nee Blake) age 72 of Grafton. Loving wife of 54 years to Terrance Lee Carroll; treasured mother of R. Scott Carroll (Norma), Jennifer Kime (Russell), Stephanie Wilson (Bill) and Michele Howard (Brent)...


  • Mary (nee Parham) Beard Obituary Photo
    Mary (nee Parham) Beard, 76 Elyria, Ohio

    June 1, 1942 - June 4, 2018

    Mary A. Beard (nee Parham), 76, a resident of Elyria since 1961 moving from New Jersey, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 at St. John Medical Center in Westlake following a brief illness. She was born June 1, 1942 in...


  • Jeanne M. Eppley Obituary Photo
    Jeanne M. Eppley, 93 Elyria, Ohio

    May 16, 1925 - June 2, 2018

    Jeanne M. Eppley (nee Schroeder), age 93, lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at O'Neill Healthcare Center in North Ridgeville. She was born in Elyria on May 16, 1925. Jeanne learned how...


  • Gene Pletcher Obituary Photo
    Gene Pletcher, 81 Elyria, Ohio

    August 14, 1936 - May 26, 2018

    Gene Pletcher, age 81, of Elyria, passed away Saturday morning, May 26, 2018 at Huntington Woods in Westlake, Oh following a lengthy illness. He was born August 14, 1936 in Blue Rock, OH and moved to Elyria with his...


  • Maltie Marie Deering Obituary Photo
    Maltie Marie Deering, 90 Bryan, Ohio

    October 3, 1927 - May 10, 2018

    Maltie Marie Deering (nee Kidd) 90, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at the Genesis Nursing Home in Bryan, Ohio. Maltie was born on October 3, 1927, in Millstons, KY., to Mr. and Mrs. Worley and Lizzie...


  • Carolyn Maxine Lynn, 63 Elyria, Ohio

    March 15, 1955 - May 4, 2018

    Carolyn attended the Murray Ridge School and was employed at the Elyria Occupational and Vocational Center for 40 years. She attended Grace Baptist Church and Christ the King Church. She enjoyed listening to music,...


  • Daniel P. Palider Obituary Photo
    Daniel P. Palider, 63 Wellington, Ohio

    February 10, 1955 - April 27, 2018

    Daniel P. Palider, 63, of Wellington, OH passed away Friday, April 27, 2018 at his home. He was born February 10, 1955 in Berea, OH. Daniel was self-employed in home renovation for the past five years. He loved...


  • Jerry L. Coleman Obituary Photo
    Jerry L. Coleman, 50 Elyria, Ohio

    February 23, 1968 - April 19, 2018

    Jerry L. Coleman, age 50, of Elyria, passed away at home on April 19, 2018 following a lengthy illness. He was born on February 23, 1968 in Berea, Ohio. Jerry enjoyed hunting and spending time with his kids. He is...


  • George A Diederich Obituary Photo
    George A Diederich, 82 Elyria, Ohio

    November 27, 1935 - April 12, 2018

    George A. Diederich, 82, of Elyria passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018. He was born November 27, 1935 in Elyria. George served his country in the United States Air Force. He was a construction laborer and became an...


  • Ronald Leatherberry Obituary Photo
    Ronald Leatherberry, 66 Lorain, Ohio

    September 22, 1951 - April 6, 2018

    Ronald Gene Leatherberry, known to many as "Papa", 66 of Lorain, passed away, Friday, April 6, 2018 of complication of peritonitis after a courageous fight. Ron was born September 22, 1951 in Warren, and lived most of...


  • Michael Jay Beal Obituary Photo
    Michael Jay Beal, 53 Elyria, Ohio

    June 7, 1964 - April 3, 2018

    Michael Jay Beal, age 53, of Elyria, Ohio; beloved husband of Heidi M. Beal (nee Bowser); loving father of Amanda Vandal (Joshua), Michael Beal (Jourdan), Bethany Beal (Ben), Nicholas Beal, and Jackson Beal, and...


  • Janet (nee Geierman) Powell, 78 LaGrange, Ohio

    July 14, 1939 - April 2, 2018

    Graduated from North Ridgeville High School, Class of 1957. Keystone School bus driver for 25 yrs & was well liked by students & faculty. Enjoyed shopping, women's golf on TV, planting & caring for her flowers, bowling...


  • Dolores C Kenney Obituary Photo
    Dolores C Kenney, 74 Elyria, Ohio

    November 22, 1943 - April 1, 2018

    Dolores C. Kenney, 74, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018, following a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born in New Jersey on November 22, 1943. Dolores worked in the home health care industry for the...


  • Robert G Pullin Obituary Photo
    Robert G Pullin, 62 Elyria, Ohio

    January 30, 1956 - March 9, 2018

    Robert G. Pullin, age 62, of Elyria, passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. He was born in Cleveland on January 30, 1956. Robert resided in Georgia for some time before...


  • Joan Stash Obituary Photo
    Joan Stash, 72 Elyria, Ohio

    October 5, 1945 - March 5, 2018

    Joan R. Stash (nee Eckert) 72, of Elyria passed away on March 5, 2018 from a short illness at her home surrounded by her family. Joan was born October 5, 1945 in Cleveland, OH to Paul and Betty (nee Walters) Eckert....


  • Rosemary Winterfield-Carroll Obituary Photo
    Rosemary Winterfield-Carroll, 79 Wellington, Ohio

    April 15, 1938 - March 4, 2018

    Rosemary A. Winterfield Carroll, 79, of Pittsfield Township and formerly of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Sunday, March 4, 2018 after a long illness. She was under the...


  • Cedric Jordan, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Cedric Jordan, Sr., 59 Elyria, Ohio

    April 10, 1958 - February 27, 2018

    Cedric G. Jordan, Sr., "Ted", 59, a lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at U.H. Elyria Medical Center after a short illness. He was born April 10, 1958 to parents Clyde "Gene" and Donna ...