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  • Deborah (nee Salyer) Everett Obituary Photo
    Deborah (nee Salyer) Everett, 61 Elyria, Ohio

    December 31, 1953 - October 4, 2015

    Deborah Kay Everett (nee Salyer), 61, a resident of Elyria since 1955, passed away Sunday, October 4, 2015 following a lengthy illness with Juvenile Diabetes and heart and renal disease at University Hospital Elyria...


  • Mary (nee Haskiell) Tusing Obituary Photo
    Mary (nee Haskiell) Tusing, 81 Elyria, Ohio

    July 12, 1934 - September 29, 2015

    Mary E. Tusing (nee Haskiell), 81, of Elyria went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at O'Neill Healthcare North Ridgeville following a courageous battle with Alzheimer's. She was born July 12, 1934...


  • Alan L. Robinson, 85 Elyria, Ohio

    August 20, 1930 - September 21, 2015

    Alan graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1948. He was a member of Experimental Aircraft Association. He enjoyed Stock Car, Indy Car, and Midget Racing. He has a Pilot's License, his own plane and loved to fly...


  • David Francis Marty Obituary Photo
    David Francis Marty, 70 Grafton, Ohio

    March 29, 1945 - September 21, 2015

    David (Dave) Francis Marty, age 70, died peacefully at his home Monday September 21 after a prolonged illness. Born in Louisville, Ky, on March 29, 1945 he grew up in Amherst OH and lived in Tucson, AZ, Centerville, VA...


  • Katera Dawnn Perkins Obituary Photo
    Katera Dawnn Perkins, 25 Lorain, Ohio

    July 16, 1990 - September 17, 2015

    Katera Dawnn Perkins, age 25, beloved daughter of Angela Moore, Tyrone Sanders, and biological father Leonard Perkins; loving mother of the late Braylen Michael; granddaughter of Hazel Moore-Maloy(Frank), Billy Moore...


  • Phyllis (nee Opper) Zhitnik Obituary Photo
    Phyllis (nee Opper) Zhitnik, 91 Sheffield Village, Ohio

    May 24, 1924 - September 16, 2015

    Phyllis Zhitnik (nee Opper), 91, of Sheffield Village passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2015. She was born May 24, 1924 in Cleveland. Phyllis was a Library Aide at Elyria High School. She was a devoted member of...


  • Gerald "Jerry" Poland, 67 Oberlin, Ohio

    June 27, 1948 - September 15, 2015

    Retired from General Motors in Parma where he worked as a Tinsmith. He enjoyed old cars, cooking, restoring cars and motorcycles, and spending time with his family. Survived by his wife of 37 years Jean (nee Suffecool)...


  • Ginette "Gina" DeSilvester Obituary Photo
    Ginette "Gina" DeSilvester, 84 Elyria, Ohio

    October 20, 1930 - September 13, 2015

    Ginette "Gina" DeSilvester, 84, of Elyria passed away peacefully Sunday, September 13, 2015 at the Wesleyan Village. Gina has been a resident of Elyria since 1968 moving from Lorain. She was born October 20, 1930 in...


  • Rose (nee Estes) Headley Obituary Photo
    Rose (nee Estes) Headley, 74 Elyria, Ohio

    December 17, 1940 - September 12, 2015

    Rose Marie Headley (nee Estes), age 74, of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 12, 2015. She was born December 17, 1940 in Levi, Kentucky. Rose loved baking and was very artistic with her...


  • Helen (nee Preast) Durham Obituary Photo
    Helen (nee Preast) Durham, 85 Elyria, Ohio

    June 2, 1930 - September 6, 2015

    Helen G. Durham (nee Preast), age 85, of Elyria, passed away Sunday morning, September 6, 2015 following a lengthy illness at the Wesleyan Village in Elyria. She was born June 2, 1930 in Sophia, WV and has resided in...


  • 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...