Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 www.gluvna.net Lorain, Ohio
Funeral Home Serving Lorain Ohio
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Katherine M. Gargalianos
Long Time Member of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
Died 4/21/2018 Age 90

The family will receive friends Tuesday April 24th from 5:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain where Trisayion Prayer Services will be held Tuesday at 7:45 pm.  Additional viewing will be held on Wednesday April 25th from 10:30 am until the time of the Divine Liturgy at 11:00 am at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 2000 Tower Blvd, Lorain.  The Rev. Protopresbyter Michael C. Gulgas, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township.

 


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Gertie  Jurczyk
Kind Hearted & Always Thought of Others Before Herself
Died 4/21/2018 Age 79

The family will receive friends Monday April 23rd from 3:00-7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Tuesday April 24th at 10:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church, 310 8th St, Lorain.  The Rev. Gerald Keller will officiate.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Verda "Marie" Engle
Enjoyed Being With Her Family
Died 4/20/2018 Age 92

The family will receive friends Monday April 23rd from 3:00-7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Tuesday April 24th at 12:00 pm in the funeral chapel.  The Rev. Scott Skeens, pastor of Sheffield Church of God, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township. 


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Lilo P. Resendez
US Steel Retiree, WWII Veteran
Died 4/20/2018 Age 91

The family will receive friends Sunday April 22nd from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain where the St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Altar & Rosary Society will pray the rosary Sunday at 5:00 pm.  Funeral services will be held Monday April 23rd at 10:00 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 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 where AMVETS Post #32 of Elyria will conduct military honors.

 


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Donna M. Palacios
Enjoyed Cooking Ethnic Foods During the Holidays; Very Artistic
Died 4/15/2018 Age 80

The family will receive friends Friday April 20th from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.  


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Janet M. Maziarz
Coder for Quadax Medical Records Service
Died 4/15/2018 Age 63

A memorial mass will be celebrated on Friday April 20th at 11:00 am at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 1305 E Erie Ave, Lorain.  The Rev Edward Smith, pastor, will officiate. 


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Jeanette B. Stokes

Died 4/9/2018 Age 101

A Celebration of Life will be held and announced later this year.  Burial will be in West Richfield Cemetery in Richfield, Ohio.

 


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Marilyn L. Farmer
Caseworker at Lorain County Job & Family Services; Bar Manager
Died 4/9/2018 Age 81

Private family services were held.  Burial was in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Twp. 


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John  Malinovsky
Retired Lorain Police Chief
Died 4/7/2018 Age 91

Private family funeral services were held.  Burial was in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.

 


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Connie  Oleksa
Secretary for Atty Henry Webber Sr
Died 4/5/2018 Age 96

The family will receive friends Sunday April 8th from 2:00 pm until the time of closing prayers at 4:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.    The Rev. Craig Hovanec, pastor of St. Peter Parish in Lorain, will preside.  A private family committal service will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.

 


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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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