Archive for October 30th, 2013
Nancy L. Burns (nee Knauer), 72, of Medina, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013, at Hospice of Medina County. She was born June 4, 1941 in Butler, Pennsylvania, to Bert and Helen (Brookhart) Knauer .
Nancy was a co-founder and vice president of BMS/Burns, a nationwide supplier of parts to the plastic mold building and molding …Read More
Scott R. Nagy, 56, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013.
Scott was a member of the church choir, served as BYS coach for over 20 years, the Cub Master of Pack 3407, and was active in the Brunswick City Schools. He was affectionately recognized as “Santa” by many.
He was the beloved husband of Jean (nee Kostelnik); …Read More
Orvilla Dell Szafranski, 70, of Seville, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013. Orvilla was born to John and Zettie (Adams) Morris in Barberton, Ohio.
She was a graduate of Medina High School. She retired from Sears and also FirstMerit. Orvilla enjoyed crocheting, an avid sports fan of any and all sports and traveling. She was active …Read More
Eleanor M. Gromen, 98, of Parma, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Pleasant View Care Center. She was born August 14, 1915 in Lorain, to William F. Wirsch and Clotilde (nee Schaub) Wirsch.
She leaves behind her children, Barb (Ed) Barrett of Brunswick, Bill (Evie) Gierke of Parma, Gary (Kay) Gierke of Rockledge, Florida and …Read More
Robert D. Armstrong passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013 at his home. He was born May 11, 1940 in Wadsworth, to Robert and Nita Armstrong.
Robert was a proud graduate of Bowling Green State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Education. He started his career at Bowling Green City Schools and went on …Read More
Eileen K. Mattice (nee Frank), 86, of North Ridgeville, passed away surrounded by her family Thursday, October 29, 2013 following a brief illness.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.
Albert “Al” George Teufen, Jr. was a multi-talented photographer specializing in location photography.
He was a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in photography and a member of the American Society of Media Photographers. His business was located in the Cleveland-Akron area in Westfield Center, where he worked with clients in …Read More
Local taxpayers will have to foot most of the bill for new signs, stationery and other items required by state-mandated changes at the Medina County Job and Family Services’ Workforce Development Center in Medina Township.
At Monday’s county commissioners meeting, Workforce Development Director Bill Hannigan said a state law passed early this year transforms the state’s …Read More
BRUNSWICK — A Medina real estate developer and philanthropist is donating $4 million to the Cleveland Clinic.
Ken Cleveland will present the check this afternoon at the Brunswick’s Cleveland Clinic Family Health Center, 3724 Center Road.
The health center — the Cleveland Clinic’s newest facility — will be named in Cleveland’s honor.
Cleveland has developed many housing and …Read More