Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 www.gluvna.net Lorain, Ohio
Funeral Home Serving Lorain Ohio
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Thomas P. Vaughn
Outdoor Enthusiast And Former Ridge Tool Job Setter
Died 1/15/2019 Age 71

Visitation will be Monday from 1:00 until the time funeral services at 4:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Reverend Josh Smith, lead pastor of the Amherst Family Fellowship will officiate. Cremation will follow.


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Danny L. Amend
Active St. Vincent de Paul Member; Enjoyed Family Gatherings & Events
Died 1/9/2019 Age 74

The family will receive friends Friday January 11th from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain. Funeral services will be held Saturday January 12th at 9:00 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 N Ridge Rd, Elyria Twp.  The Rev. John Retar, pastor of St Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in Lorain, will preside.  Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery in Brook Park.


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Junior Bradford Haller
US Steel Retiree; Marine Corps Veteran; Enjoyed Helping His Friends
Died 1/6/2019 Age 89

The family will receive friends Thursday January 10th from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Friday January 11th at 12:00 pm in the funeral chapel.   The Rev. Danny Parsons 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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Betty Jane Kosmo
Enjoyed Her Career As A Dedicated Homemaker, Wife, And Mother
Died 1/4/2019 Age 93

Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Additional visitation will be observed Wednesday in St. John’s United Church of Christ, 715 Reid Avenue, Lorain from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11:00 a.m. Reverend David Rogers, pastor of the church will officiate. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.


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Carol Ann Hreha
Retired Registered Nurse; Volunteer at Lorain County Free Clinic
Died 12/30/2018 Age 81

The family will receive friends Friday January 4th from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.  Additional viewing will be held Saturday January 5th from 9:30 am until the mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church, 310 8th St, Lorain.  The Rev. Daniel Divis, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Marianna  Pihlblad
Loved Spending Time With Her Granddaughter Kirsten; Worked at Super K
Died 12/29/2018 Age 70

The family will receive friends Tuesday January 1st from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Wednesday January 2nd at 10:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St Peter Parish, 3501 Oberlin Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. Craig Hovanec, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Elizabeth T. "Liz" Gargasz
Active Member of the Former St. Stanislaus Catholic Church; Elyria City Schools Retiree
Died 12/24/2018 Age 86

A mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday December 29th at 9:30 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 200 St. Joseph Dr, Amherst.  The Rev. Timothy O’Connor, pastor, will preside.  Committal services for both Elizabeth’s ashes and her husband Eugene’s ashes will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.

 


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Nestor Elias Melendez
Ford Motor Retiree
Died 12/23/2018 Age 77

Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Additional visitation will be Friday in Trinity Evangelical Free Church, 46485 Middle Ridge Road, Amherst from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Chris Reutepohler will officiate. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.


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Anne (Anna) T. Perritt
Longtime St. Vitus Parishioner
Died 12/12/2018 Age 98

Visitation will be Friday December 28th from 9:30 a.m. until the time of closing prayers at 11:00 a.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 a.m. in St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Parish, 2143 Homewood Drive, Lorain. Reverend John C. Retar, pastor of the parish will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.


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William L. Futrall
Ford Motor Lorain Assembly Superintendant
Died 12/19/2018 Age 76

Friends may call Saturday December 22nd from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Military honors conducted by Amvets Post # 32 of Elyria will conclude the visitation


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Carmella M. Lewis
Served Local Dry Cleaners For More Than A Half Century
Died 12/19/2018 Age 96

Visitation will be Thursday December 27th in St. Peter Parish, 3501 Oberlin Avenue, Lorain from 11:00 a.m. unti the time of her Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 noon. Reverend Craig Hovanec, pastor of the parish will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.


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