October 25, 2014

Medina
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Election results: A few upsets in township races

Two incumbents were unseated in Tuesday’s race for the Westfield Township Board of Trustees. William Thombs and Michael Schmidt won by wide margins. Thombs was the top vote-getter in the four-candidate contest, with 775 votes. Schmidt was second with 702 votes, according to unofficial final results from the Medina County Board of Elections. Incumbent Ronald Read More…

Election results: Brunswick road levy doesn’t speed toward win

Voters Tuesday rejected a 10-year, 1.2-mill Brunswick levy for roads on Tuesday, according to unofficial final results from the Medina County Board of Elections, but levies in other communities fared better. The levy would have cost city homeowners about $42 per year for a $100,000 home. It would have raised a total of about $800,000. Read More…

Alvin Staufer

Alvin Staufer, 88, of Medina, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 30, 2013 surrounded by loved ones. He was born May 27, 1925. Alvin proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was a self published author of 11 railroad books, a talented artist and taught as an art teacher in many schools. Read More…

Margaret Ikerd

Margaret Ikerd, 86, of Brunswick, passed away peacefully Monday, November 4, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was born June 22, 1927, to the late Joseph and Lillian (nee Lukaszewski) Wojciechowski in Cleveland. Margaret will be deeply missed by her loving children, Dale (Lynda) Szymanski and Cynthia (fiance William Adams) Berberich; treasured grandchildren, Derek (Jaime) Read More…

Susan (Sanitela Dangelo) Repp

Susan (Sanitela Dangelo) Repp, born January 1, 1923, died peacefully on Monday, November 4, 2013. Susan was one of nine children born in Akron to Paul and Christina Dangelo. Susan resided in Wadsworth and loved to quilt and garden. Susan is survived by her beloved husband of 70 years, Wilbur Edward (Bill) Repp; and daughters, Read More…

George Kovalik

George Kovalik, 87, of Medina, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013. He was the loving father of Michael (Chris), Steve and John; grandfather of Kimberly, Scott, Kristen, Kandice and Madison; and dear friend of Terri Kuehn and family. Private family services will be held. Cremation by Busch, 440-333-9774 www.buschcares.com

James E. Bursby

James E. Bursby, 71, of Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013. He was the son of the late Earl and Florence (nee Selig) Bursby. He was born September 28, 1942 in Cleveland. He was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, who enjoyed golfing, bowling, camping and socializing with friends. James will Read More…