September 16, 2014

Medina
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Frederick (Ben) Wheeland

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Frederick (Ben) Wheeland, 91, of Wadsworth, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 31, 2014, after a lengthy stay at AlterCare of Wadsworth. He was born January 31, 1923 in Windber, Pennsylvania, to Frederick Thomas Wheeland and Grace (Meyers) Wheeland. He married Edna May “Cookie” Fulton on May 29, 1948. Ben retired from Read More…

Richard L. Stoper

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Richard L. Stoper, 82, of Brunswick, passed away peacefully Sunday, August 31, 2014, his 57th wedding anniversary, at Medina Hospital, with his family at his side. He was the beloved husband of Marianne (nee Barber); father of Richard (Debbie) and Susan Naff (Warren); grandfather of Sarah and Ben Stoper, and Greg and Brad Dietrich; dear Read More…

Jane E. Leaver

Jane E. Leaver, 49, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Jane was born August 10, 1965 in Portsmouth, to Charles and Donna (Shepherd) Downey who now reside in Rutherfordton, North Carolina. Jane is survived by her beloved husband, Jim, to whom she was married 24 years; loving children, Jamie (Shannon) Sawyer of Nashville, Read More…

Jared Anthony Johnson

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Jared Anthony Johnson, 24, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Jared was born June 23, 1990 in Medina. He was a truck driver for World Truck and worked at Dominic’s Italian Restaurant for many years. He brought laughter, warmth, and comfort to many and in the moments when his mother, father, sister, brother, Read More…

James Gorfido

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James Gorfido, 92, of Medina, passed away peacefully to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, September 1, 2014. The oldest of seven children, he was born in Cleveland on March 24, 1922, to the late Sam and Carmela (nee Galasso) Gorfido. He is survived by his brothers, Pete, Sam, and Leo Gorfido and Read More…

Roger Lee Ford

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Roger Lee Ford, born September 20, 1953, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014. His greatest joy was being with his family. He was proud of his three children and adored his eight grandchildren. His interests included hunting, fishing and western movies. He was a long time employee of the River Terminal Railroad, alongside many family Read More…

Louis J. Leligdon, Jr.

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Louis J. Leligdon, Jr., 55, of Brook Park, was called to heaven Saturday, August 30, 2014. Lou was a Berea High School graduate and a beloved Cleveland sports fan. He was the son of Lois (Estep) Leligdon and the late Louis J. Sr.; father of Nicole and Chris (Laurel); brother of Andrea Pohlod, Joann Dunn, Read More…

Sherwood E. “Sherry” Albrecht

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Sherwood E. “Sherry” Albrecht, 89, of Medina, died Monday, September 1, 2014, at Hospice of Medina County, in Medina. Sherwood was born May 15, 1925 in Cleveland, to Peter and Jeanette (Lingler) Albrecht. He worked at Medina Supply Company for 43 years. In his early years, he enjoyed bowling and being a drummer in his Read More…

Kenneth W. Ott

Kenneth W. Ott, 75, of Medina, passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014. He was born March 1, 1939 in Berea, to the late Walter A. and Helen M. (Beck) Ott. After graduating from North Olmsted High School, Kenneth attended Baldwin Wallace University and continued to learn though out his life time. Kenneth worked and eventually Read More…

Danel J. Segedi

Danel J. Segedi, 62, of Wadsworth, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014. He was born March 19, 1952 in Cleveland, to the late Jack and Rose (Prochaska) Segedi. Danel was the loving brother of April Pickering, Fern (Rick) Puntel, and David Sizer; nephew of John (Paulene) Prochaska, George (Betty) Prochaska, Geraldine Mayo and Lois Prochaska; Read More…