November 26, 2014

Medina
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Melvin Henderson

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Melvin “Gene” Henderson, 69, of Wooster, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2008, at Akron General Medical Center. He was born in West Virginia. Mr. Henderson was self-employed as a building contractor with Henderson Homes for 37 years. He was a “family man” who spent time boating and camping, and enjoyed spending time with his family. Read More…

Browns notes: Quinn struggling

By SCOTT PETRAK Staff Writer BEREA — After a week of training camp, quarterback Brady Quinn is still trying to iron out the kinks. During the morning practice Wednesday, he threw late toward the sideline and was intercepted by safety Nick Sorensen. Later in the session, he rolled right and threw a strike to Efrem Read More…

Gloria Liesem

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Gloria Liesem passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at Western Reserve Masonic Community in Medina Township. She was born June 4, 1921, in New York City and graduated from Erasmus Hall High School and attended New York University. As a lifelong secretary, she helped a number of businesses and schools with her meticulous organizational skills. Read More…

Madelyn M. Moore

Madelyn Marie Moore went to play with the angels on Tuesday, July 22, 2008. She will never know how she touched our lives. We will love her until the end of time. Madelyn is survived by her loving mother and father, Melissa Gott and Isaac Moore. Private services will be held. Waite & Son Funeral Read More…

Perry feels young again

By BRAD BOURNIVAL Staff Writer AKRON — The old guy has arrived and even he isn’t used to the attention he’s getting. At 47 — he turns 48 next week — Kenny Perry usually gets to Firestone Country Club’s South Course without a police escort and in no need of worrying about the rush that Read More…

Henry M. Vogel

Henry M. Vogel passed away suddenly Saturday, July 26, 2008. He was born in Richfield. He graduated from Richfield High School. He retired from Consolidated Freightways in 1985 and became chief of security at Cleveland Browns Stadium for the next 15 years. He was a director at the American Legion, Brooklyn Post 61, and a Read More…

Karnow passes on knowledge

By ADAM FERRISE Special to The Gazette MEDINA — Vince Karnow and Jeff Gibson sat on their bikes waiting for the track to be cleared Tuesday before the Heavyweight Money motocross event at the Medina County Fairgrouds. Karnow was the elder statesmen in the money event, Gibson in his prime racing years. Karnow, 33 of Read More…

Larry G. Walters Sr.

Larry G. Walters Sr., 61, of Medina, passed away Monday, July 28, 2008, in Pittsburgh. He was born Oct. 23, 1946, in Dayton. Mr. Walters retired from Plastipak, where he was a clamp operator. He was in the Army, serving in Vietnam. Mr. Walters is survived by his daughters, Dana (Robert) Graham and Estella (Kevin) Read More…

Furlong wins again

AURORA — Medina’s John Furlong proved Wednesday winning can be twice as sweet. The former Bees standout and current Ashland University golfer won his second straight Kenny Novak Championship at Aurora’s Walden Country Club. Furlong, who helped Medina High to the state tournament in 2006, took the two-day event’s 16-19 age group with a 6-over-par Read More…

Brunswick police log

- Police were dispatched to McDonald’s, 1733 Pearl Road, at 2:17 p.m. July 24 in response to calls a 5-year-old boy was wandering in the parking lot alone. When police arrived, the boy was nowhere to be found at McDonald’s or the surrounding area. The boy’s aunt called police a short time later to report Read More…