All Obituaries

Lela Breyley


Lela C. Breyley 93 of Wellington passed away at Ames Family Hospice in Westlake on October 18 2019.  She was born in Rochester, Ohio on November 14 1925. Lela was a member of Pittsfield...

Arqulia Bowens - Isom


Arqulia Bowens-Isom passed away very peacefully on Friday evening, October 11, 2019 at the Wesleyan Village in Elyria, Ohio. Arqulia was born on February 4, 1947 in Americus, Georgia. She is the...

Hannah Valentine


Hannah J. Valentine 86 passed away at Allen Mercy Hospital on Monday September 30 2019 after a short illness.  She was born in Chillicothe, Ohio on March 21 1933.  She worked as a...

Beatrice Bucholz


Beatrice M. Bucholz 87 of Wellington passed away on September 29 2019 at Elms Retirement Village in Wellington.  She was born in Oberlin on December 24 1931.  Beatrice was a member of...

Dianne Ripley


Dianne E. Ripley 84 of Oberlin passed away on August 23 2019 at New Life Hospice in Lorain.  She was born on February 13 1935 in Columbus, Ohio.  She worked as a High School Teacher and...

Gertrude Montgomery


Gertrude C. Montgomery 106 known by many as Trudy came to Oberlin during the emotional Vietnam War.  She came to replace an Assistant Dean of Women who left because of the stress of the...

Sarah Vail (Cowling)


Sarah Vail (Cowling) of Oberlin, OH passed away on July 29th surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born in Greensboro, NC on October 7, 1960. Sarah Graduated from Page High School...

Gail Slanczka


Gail Slanczka was welcomed into heaven July 26th 2019. She was born to Lewis and Laverne Hamlin February 23rd 1941. Gail graduated from LCCC’s Nursing school in 1971. She was a nurse for 35...

Vivian Gates


Vivian Ann Gates 76 of Louisville, Kentucky passed away July 11 2018.  She was born in Washington, D.C. on August 14 1942.  Ann worked as a Nursing Administrator for many years and was a...

Steve Yakunovich


Steve Yakunovich, Jr, 88, of Elyria, died Sunday, July 7, 2019 at UH Elyria Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Steve was born in Patterson, NJ and spent his early years in Kipton, OH,...
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