Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 www.gluvna.net Lorain, Ohio
Funeral Home Serving Lorain Ohio
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Luz Elenia "Lonnie" Morell
Bilingual Aide for Lorain Schools; Active Member of Sacred Heart
Died 4/18/2019 Age 66

The family will receive friends Monday April 22nd from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Additional visitation will be held Tuesday April 23rd from 9:00 am until the time of the mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 am at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, 4301 Pearl Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. William Thaden, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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John J. Gorski, Jr
Vietnam Veteran, Purple Heart Recipient, Enjoyed Boating on Lake Erie
Died 4/9/2019 Age 72

The family will receive friends for a mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday April 24th at 12:00 pm at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 N Ridge Rd, Elyria.  The Rev. John Retar, pastor of St Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, will officiate.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain where AMVETS Post #32 of Elyria will conduct military honors.

 


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Dolores M. Teague
Active Member of St. Nicholas Byzantine Rite Catholic Church
Died 4/13/2019 Age 78

The family will receive friends Wednesday April 17th from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain where the Parastas Service will be held Wednesday at 5:00 pm.   Panachida funeral services will be held Thursday April 18th at 10:30 am in the funeral chapel.  The Rev. Jan Crizmar, pastor of St. Nicholas Byzantine Rite Catholic Church in Lorain, will officiate.   Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Benigno "Benny" Carrion
General Motors Corporation Retiree
Died 4/9/2019 Age 67

Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave., Lorain. Additional visitation will be observed Wednesday in Sacred Heart Chapel, 4301 Pearl Ave. from 8:30 a.m. until the time of his Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. Reverend William Thaden, pastor of the parish will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.


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Robert J. Sislow
Devoted And Loving Father
Died 4/5/2019 Age 84

Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Thursday beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow in Nativity B.V.M. Catholic Church, 1454 Lexington Avenue at 10:00 a.m. Reverend Robert Glepko, pastor of the parish will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery where military honors will be conducted by Amvets Post # 32 of Elyria.


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Gabriella "Ella" Bachnika
Affectionately Known As The Plant Lady
Died 4/5/2019 Age 93

Visitation will be Tuesday April 16th from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11:00 a.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave., Lorain.  Reverend Peter Toth, pastor of the Hungarian Reformed Church of Lorain will officiate. Burial will follow in Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria.


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Richard W. "Dick" Shivak
US Steel Retiree; US Army Veteran; Enjoyed Gardening & Woodworking
Died 4/5/2019 Age 87

The family will receive friends Monday April 8th from 6:00-9:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Tuesday April 9th at 10:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 N Ridge Rd, Elyria.  The Rev. Charles Ryba will officiate.  Burial will follow at Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township where AMVETS Post # 32 of Elyria will conduct military honors.

 


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Barbara J. Sheets
Attended Oberlin School of Commerce Following Her Graduation From Lorain High School
Died 3/27/2019 Age 88

Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 until 4:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Burial of Barbara’s cremated remains will take place privately in Garfield Cemetery in Sheffield Village.


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Rodger S. "Ramjet" Wilhelm
Passionate Supporter of Lorain Sports
Died 3/25/2019 Age 71

The family will receive friends Saturday March 30th from 11:00 am until the time of the mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am at St. Peter Parish, 3501 Oberlin Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. Craig Hovanec, pastor, will officiate. 


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John E. Stuller, Jr
Owner of Stuller Electric; Enjoyed Going To The Shooting Range
Died 3/23/2019 Age 63

The family will receive friends Saturday March 30th from 2:00-4:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.

 


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Christine A. St. Croix
Home Health Care Aid
Died 3/23/2019 Age 61

A private family graveside service will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain. 

 


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Florence S. Merrick
Active Nativity Church Member; Greatest Joy Was Her Family
Died 3/20/2019 Age 86

The family will receive friends Friday March 22nd from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain where the Nativity Altar & Rosary Society will recite the rosary Friday at 4:30 pm.  Funeral services will be held Saturday March 23rd at 10:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 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 at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.

 


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Robert A. Wharton
B.F. Goodrich Retiree And Former LCCC Trustee
Died 3/15/2019 Age 88

Visitation will be Saturday March 23rd from 3:00 until 6:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Interment will be held privately in Calvary Cemetery at a later date.


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Manuel E. "Eddie" Furgerson
U.S. Marine Corps Veteran And Elyria Foundry Retiree
Died 2/28/2019 Age 76

Graveside services for Eddie’s family will be conducted privately in Ridge Hill Memorial Park.


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Dan  Waybright
Vietnam Veteran; US Steel Retiree
Died 3/5/2019 Age 71

Cremation will take place and no funeral services are planned at this time. 


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