Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 www.gluvna.net Lorain, Ohio
Funeral Home Serving Lorain Ohio
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Kathleen "Katie" Wood
St. Mary High School Graduate And Former Lorain National Bank Teller
Died 10/15/2017 Age 77

Visitation will be Tuesday October 17th from 4:00 until 7:30 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel – 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will begin Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m. in St. Frances Cabrini Parish – 2143 Homewood Drive, Lorain. Reverend John C. Retar, pastor of the parish will serve as celebrant. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.


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Ann N. Maltarich
United States Navy Veteran & General Electric Retiree
Died 10/11/2017 Age 93

Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday October 17th in Resthaven Memory Gardens, 3700 Center Road, Avon. (Please gather at the A-Frame Chapel.) Crossroads Hospice Chaplain Mark Telepak will officiate.


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John L. Kovacs
Lorain Ford Plant Retiree, Loved Cars & Planes
Died 10/9/2017 Age 76

The family will receive friends Friday October 13th from 2:00-4:00 pm at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 295 College Park Dr, Elyria.  Funeral services will begin on Friday at 4:00 pm in the church.  The Rev. Laurie Miller, pastor of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lorain, will preside.  Cremation will follow. 


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Quinn Mallory Andrews

Died 10/5/2017 Age 10 months

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Marianne M. Maderia
Macy's Department Store Retiree; Devoted to Her Church
Died 10/5/2017 Age 80

The family invites friends to join them for the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Recitation of the Rosary Prayer on Monday October 9th at 9:30 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 N Ridge Rd Elyria.  At the conclusion of prayer, the family will receive friends from 10:00 am until the time of the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in the church.  The Rev. Donald Dunson, pastor, will officiate.  Entombment will follow in the mausoleum at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.

 


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Eileen M. Perusek
Had Several Articles Published; Enrolled in College at the Age of 50 & Earned an Associate Degree
Died 10/1/2017 Age 92

The family will receive friends Sunday October 8th from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo- Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain. The funeral will take place Monday, October 9th at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Church, 8th Street and Reid Avenue, Lorain, with Rev. Fr. Daniel Divis officiating. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.


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Irene M. Debrason
Active Member of St. Anthony of Padua Church; Enjoyed Traveling With Her Husband
Died 10/3/2017 Age 80

The family will receive friends Friday October 6th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Saturday October 7th at 9:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 1305 E. Erie Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. Robert J. Glepko, pastor of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church of Lorain, will officiate.   Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township.

 


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Jacqueline A. Kish
Foster Parent & Grandparent To Many; Volunteer at Lucy Idol Center
Died 10/2/2017 Age 82

The family will receive friends Thursday October 5th from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Friday October 6th from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 2143 Homewood Dr in Lorain.  The mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday October 6th at 11:00 am in the church.  The Rev. John Retar, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain. 


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David Alan Tokarczyk
Former American Ship Building Company Fitter
Died 9/25/2017 Age 60

A private Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Nativity B.V.M. Catholic Church with the Reverend Gerald J. Keller officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.


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Shirley Mae Lazoff
Library Aide at Marion L. Steele High School; Proud of Her Children & Valued Her Friends
Died 9/21/2017 Age 88

The family will receive friends Friday September 29th from 10:00 am until the time of funeral services at 10:30 am at Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, 647 Reid Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. Mike Floyd, pastor of Christ Episcopal Church in Huron, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township. 


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Helen M. Pozega
Thew Shovel Retiree; Always Ready To Lend A Hand To Her Family & Friends
Died 9/22/2017 Age 98

The family will receive friends Tuesday September 26th from 3:00-6:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.  Funeral services will be held Wednesday September 27th at 10:00 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am at St. Frances 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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Rose H. Mate
Active St. Vincent de Paul Church Member; Organized Funeral Luncheons
Died 9/18/2017 Age 89

The family will receive friends Friday September 22nd from 9:00 am until 10:00 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 N Ridge Rd, Elyria Twp.  The mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 am in the church with the Rev. Donald Dunson, pastor, officiating.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.

 


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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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