October 23, 2014

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Craig Allyn Backus


Craig Allyn Backus, 63, of Lodi, passed away unexpectedly Monday, October 13, 2014, at his home. He was born January 17, 1951 in Akron, to Chester and Janice Everhart Backus. He graduated from Mogadore High School in 1969 and later served with the U.S. Air Force for three years. He joined the Medina Police Dept. Read More…

Dale R. Chinery

Dale R. Chinery, 56, resident of Brunswick Hills, passed away on October 5, 2014. Cremation has taken place per request of the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Rd., Brunswick. www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com

Siarah Brooke George

Siarah Brooke George, passed into the loving arms of Jesus, Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Siarah is survived by her parents, William and Amanda (Gordon) George, III; siblings, Alyssa, Trevor, Cheyenne, Madaline, Jeremiah, Serena and Isaiah; grandparents, Bonnie Starling (Billy Damron), Dave Gordon (Stefanie Jackson), Sandy Friedt, and Bill George, Jr.; great-grandparents, Rose (Tom) Gordon, Kathy Read More…

Michael “Mike” Trout

Michael “Mike” Trout, 56, of West Salem passed away peacefully Friday, October 10, 2014. He was born October 12, 1957 in Lodi, to Robert and Joyce (nee Colley) Trout. Mike grew up in Homerville and Lodi and graduated Cloverleaf High School in 1976. He later attended Cuyahoga Community College and University of Akron in pursuit Read More…

Mark J. Neighbor

Mark J. Neighbor, 58, passed away suddenly Friday, September 26, 2014, in Ft. Myers, Florida. He was born February 14, 1956. He is survived by his wife, Debbie; son, Aaron Patton; brother, Daniel (Diane); sisters, Dawn Melvin, Laura Jarjabka (Danny), Robin Toth (Greg); many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in Read More…

George J. Filous


George J. Filous, 85, of Chatham, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 at his home. He was born March 18, 1929 in Liverpool Twp., to Frank and Anna (Vitak) Filous. He grew up in Valley City, graduating from high school there. George had been a carpenter, working at the Federal Building in Cleveland for 32 Read More…

Revell K. Smith

Revell K. Smith, 85, of York Township, passed away Wednesday, October 15, 2014. He was born April 28, 1929 in Russellville, Alabama, to the late Lester and Susie Smith. Revell has resided in Medina County since 1970. Revell worked as a forger at ALCO Aluminum, Cleveland, from 1949-1983. He hauled lumber for Cashway Lumber, Medina, Read More…

Albert O. Goldsmith, Sr.

Albert O. Goldsmith, Sr., 75, of Medina, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, Wednesday, October 15, 2015. Bauer Funeral Home, Valley City, is handling arrangements.

Catherine P. Arnold


Catherine P. Arnold, 93, of Waterford, died Monday, October 13, 2014, at Appletree Assisted Living in Beverly. She was born October 12, 1921, in Lowell, to Clarence E. and Emma Bauerbach Huck. Catherine was a graduate of Lowell High School. On September 9, 1941, she married George Arnold. She was a member of St. John Read More…

Kenneth Arthur Houck

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Kenneth Arthur Houck, 72, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014. Mr. Houck was a U.S. Navy veteran and a retired Detective Sergeant of the Lakewood Police Department. Ken was a man of great faith and will be remembered for his honor, integrity and the love of his family and country. He was the beloved husband Read More…