Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 Lorain, Ohio
About Gluvna Shimo Hromada

John J. Gluvna

John J. Gluvna is a third generation funeral director and embalmer. He is a graduate of Lorain High School and the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. John had been very active in the community and had served on many civic and community organizations. He is a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, the church Holy Name Society and a past member of church council. He currently serves on the board of First Federal Savings Bank and the American Slovak Club.

In May of 1998 John sold the funeral home to his long-time associates, Jeff Shimo and Jerry Hromada. Today John is retired but acts as a consultant to the funeral chapel. He and his wife Germaine reside in Lorain. They have four children and seven grandchildren.