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 B. Ivancic
Active Parishioner of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church
Died 5/15/2019 Age 88

Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Monday beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral chapel; a Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:30 a.m. in St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 North Ridge Rd. Elyria Township. Reverend John C. Retar will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.


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William A. "Billy" Olejko
Worked at Lake Terminal Railroad; Family Was Very Important To Him
Died 5/11/2019 Age 65

The family will receive friends Wednesday May 15 from 3:00-7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Thursday May 16 at 9:15 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at St Mary Catholic Church, 731 Exchange St, Vermilion.  The Rev. Ronald Brickner, pastor, will officiate.   Private family burial will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain at a later date. 

 


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Richard P. Shullick
US Army Veteran; Enjoyed Gardening, Hunting & Fishing
Died 5/4/2019 Age 86

The family will receive friends Wednesday May 8, 2019 from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Thursday May 9, 2019 at 10:30 am in the Resurrection Mausoleum of Calvary Cemetery, 555 N Ridge Rd, Lorain.  The Rev. Jan Crizmer, pastor of St. Nicholas Byzantine Rite Catholic Church, will officiate. Burial with military honors will be conducted by AMVETS Post #32 of Elyria. 


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George C. Findish
Lived His Life According to His Priorities - God, Family, Work
Died 4/29/2019 Age 85

The family will receive friends Friday May 3, 2019 from 3:00-8:00 p.m. at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway, Lorain.  Additional visitation will be held Saturday May 4, 2019 from 10:00-10:30 am at the funeral chapel followed by prayer services at 10:30 am.  The mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, 3501 Oberlin Ave., Lorain. The Rev. Craig Hovanec, pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain where military honors will be conducted by AMVETS Post #32 of Elyria.


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Caterina  Ganobcik
Came To The United States As A War Bride in 1946
Died 4/27/2019 Age 88

Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Wednesday beginning with closing prayers at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m. in St. Peter Parish, 3501 Oberlin Avenue with Reverend Craig Hovanec presiding. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.


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Donald E. Schmittgen
Laborers Union Local #758 Retiree
Died 4/25/2019 Age 83

The family will receive friends Monday April 29th from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Tuesday April 30th at 11:00 am in the funeral chapel.  Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Twp.

 


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Mary K. Kosakowski
Former Account Executive At The Morning Journal
Died 4/23/2019 Age 54

Private services for Mary’s family are under the direction of the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel.


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Patricia A. "Pat" Leboda
Lorain High Graduate; Full-Time Mom
Died 4/21/2019 Age 77

The family will receive friends Friday April 26th from 10:00-11:00 am at St Mary Catholic Church, 310 8th St, Lorain.  The mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am in the church with The Rev. Bob Kraig, retired pastor of St John Neumann Catholic Church in Strongsville, presiding.    Private family burial will be held at a later date at Nesbett Cemetery in Grafton.

 


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Eugene W. "Moe" Davis
US Army WWII Veteran; Co-Owned Sheffield Dairy
Died 4/17/2019 Age 97

The family will receive friends on Friday, April 26, 2019, from 4-8 p.m. at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway, Lorain.  Additional visitation will begin at 9:30 on Saturday morning, April 27, 2019, at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 418 West 15th Street, Lorain, and will be followed by a 10 o’clock mass.  The Rev Robert J. Glepko, pastor, will officiate.  Eugene will be buried with military honors conducted by AMVETS Post #32 at Calvary Cemetery immediately after the church service.


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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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