October 25, 2014

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Medina visitor’s center with public restrooms in the works

Medina plans to renovate the former Key Bank building at 119 Public Square into a visitor’s center with public restrooms. (GAZETTE FILE PHOTO)

Medina officials are moving quickly to turn the empty Key Bank building on Public Square into a visitor’s center featuring public restrooms. City Council’s Finance Committee on Monday approved a contract with South Euclid architect Kevin C. Robinette to draft renovation plans. “The driving factor is the public restrooms,” city Engineer Patrick Patton said. “That’s Read More…

Jerry W. Marshall

Jerry Wayne Marshall, 67, of Homerville, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 7, 1947 in Hemphill, West Virginia, to Judd and Ruby (Hurt) Marshall. He graduated in 1965 from Welch High School in Welch, West Virginia, and entered the U.S. Air Force Read More…

Jean M. Tomechko

Jean M. Tomechko, 85, of Akron, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 11, 2014. She was born September 24, 1928 to the late Carl and Violet (nee Rae) Lindahl in Marsteller, Pennsylvania. Jean will be dearly missed by her beloved husband of 64 years, Steve; loving children, Sandy (Terry) Keane and Tim (Pauline) Tomechko; and treasured Read More…

Ethel Rapenchuk

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Ethel Rapenchuk, 77, passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Ethel was born December 12, 1936 in Woodsfield, Ohio, to the late Forrest and Dora (Langsdorth) Lovett. She modeled clothing for Fashion Bug. Ethel was a member of Chapter #968 Medina Moose for over 30 years, where she held several offices. She liked Bingo, card games, Read More…

Bernice Willoughby

Bernice Willoughby, 79, of Medina, died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Visiting Nurses Hospice Center in Akron. She was born February 26, 1935 in Kenady, Virginia, to the late Noah Milburn and Ada (Elkins) Dotson. In 1961, she married Gordon Willoughby, who died April 28, 1993. She is survived by nine children, Bobbie (Don) Namoski Read More…

Joan Parkhill

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Joan Parkhill, 76, of Brunswick, passed away peacefully at home, Sunday, March 9, 2014, with her family by her side. She was born on May 9, 1937 to the late Edwin and Josephine (nee Kowalski) Mazanec in Cleveland. Joan enjoyed watching game shows, doing crossword puzzles, vacationing with family at the beach, and spending time Read More…

David Eugene McIlvaine

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David Eugene McIlvaine, 83, of Wadsworth, passed away Monday, March 10, 2014 at Hospice of Medina County. Eugene was born December 2, 1930 in Wooster, to the late Wallace and Emma (Curry) McIlvaine. He graduated from Berea High School in 1949. He had served in the U.S. Army and owned and operated McIlvaine Home Remodeling. Read More…