Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 www.gluvna.net Lorain, Ohio
Funeral Home Serving Lorain Ohio
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Gladys M. "Marie" Croushore
Artisan of Painted Porcelain And China
Died 9/16/2017 Age 90

Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday September 20th at 11:00 a.m. in Ridge Hill Memorial Park – 44805 North Ridge Rd., Amherst. (Please meet at the cemetery entrance.) Reverend Lisa Morrison will officiate.


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Nina H. "Mamaw" Harrison
Dedicated To Her Faith And her Family
Died 9/17/2017 Age 74

Visitation will be Wednesday September 20th from 10:00 a.m. until time of funeral services at 12:00 noon in the New Hope Apostolic Church – 40180 Parsons Road in Lagrange. Reverend Allen McMillan will officiate. Additional visitation and  funeral services will be held Friday and Saturday at the Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home, 154 Main St, Clay, West Virginia. (www.carlwilsonfuneralhome.com)  Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Wallback, West Virginia.


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Susan "Suzie" Shaw
Graduate Of Clearview High School & Northern Institute Of Cosmetology
Died 9/14/2017 Age 70

Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 12:00 noon in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel – 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park.


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Dawn M. Sklarek
Receptionist at Dental Office; Bowling League Secretary
Died 9/7/2017 Age 49

The family will receive friends Monday September 11th from 2:00-4:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Tuesday September 12th at 10:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Catholic Church, 2143 Homewood Dr, Lorain.  The Rev. John Retar, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Anne  Kalosky
Recently Celebrated Her 100th Birthday
Died 9/3/2017 Age 100

Visitation will be observed on Thursday September 7th from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel – 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be conducted there at 10:30 a.m. on Friday with Reverend Donald Dunson, pastor of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church officiating. Entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery.


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Joan C. (Montagnese) Johnson
Her Family Provided Her With Her Greatest Joy
Died 8/30/2017 Age 89

Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel – 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Saturday beginning at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow in St. Peter Parish – 3501 Oberlin Avenue at 11:00 a.m. with the Reverend Gerald Keller presiding. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery – Lorain.


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Shane S. Smarr
Maintenance Man at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church; Former Corrections Officer
Died 8/27/2017 Age 54

The family will receive friends Wednesday August 30th from 4:00-8:00 pm at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Catholic Church, 2143 Homewood Dr, Lorain.  Additional viewing will be Thursday August 31st from 10:00 am until the time of the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in the church.  The Rev. John Retar, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain where AMVETS Post #32 of Elyria will conduct military honors.


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Eva M. Gifford
STNA at Area Nursing Homes
Died 8/28/2017 Age 38

The family will receive friends Wednesday August 30th from 12:00-2:00 pm and 5:00-7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 7:00 pm with the Rev. Lisa Morrison of Lighthouse United Methodist Church in Lorain presiding.  Cremation will follow.


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Dianne L. Thompson
US Navy Veteran. Enjoyed Crafting & Embroidery
Died 3/12/2017 Age 71

A private family graveside funeral service was held at Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township.  Arrangements were under the direction of the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.


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Ronald T. Kopronica, Sr
TRW Nelson Stud Welding Retiree
Died 8/24/2017 Age 75

The family will receive friends Sunday August 27th from 2:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Monday August 28th in the funeral chapel at 11:00 am.  The Rev. Rosalina Rivera and the Rev. Jimmy Madsen, co-pastors of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lorain, will preside.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain. 

 


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Kristen N. Malinowski
Was Pursuing A Career In The Health Field
Died 8/19/2017 Age 24

The family will receive friends Monday 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.  Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 1454 Lexington Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. Robert J. Glepko, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Georgia M. Brunner
Sang in Church Choir
Died 8/22/2017 Age 83

The family will receive friends Thursday August 24th from 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Friday August 25th at 11:00 am in the funeral chapel.  The Rev. John Jackson chaplain of Mercy New Life Hospice in Lorain will preside.


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Welcome to the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel Web Site....Lorain's first funeral home to establish communication via the world-wide web. We truly feel that funerals are more than merely observances of the death of an individual. They are, instead, celebrations of life to which every person is entitled. We embrace the importance, individuality, and richness of each person's existence and we sincerely believe that each family we serve has the right to choose their own style of memorialization. Our responsibility and intent is to uphold the very highest level of professionalism while providing respectful, dignified, and affordable funeral, cremation, and memorial services in a comfortable and worry-free atmosphere. On this website you can access the following features:



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