Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 www.gluvna.net Lorain, Ohio
Funeral Home Serving Lorain Ohio
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Henry L. "Hank" Baxter, Sr.
US Steel Retiree, Lorain County Sheriff Auxiliary Officer, DAV Honor Guard Member
Died 5/18/2017 Age 84

The family will receive friends Thursday May 25th from 2-4, 6-8 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Friday May 26th at 1:00 pm in the funeral chapel.  Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township where DAV Chapter #20 of Lorain will conduct military honors. 


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Margaret E. Saylor
Assistant Vice President of Consumer Loans at Central Trust
Died 5/15/2017 Age 89

The family will receive friends Friday 2-4, 6-8 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Saturday at 9:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 1454 Lexington Ave, Lorain.  The Rev. Donald Dunson, pastor of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Elyria Township, will be the celebrant.  Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery. 

 


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Joyce A. Brletic
Store Manager of Schwebel's Bakery Outlet
Died 5/12/2017 Age 65

The family will receive friends Wednesday May 17th from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Funeral services will be held Thursday May 18th at 11:00 am in the funeral chapel.  Bishop Gary M. Lauzon, Senior Pastor of Pearlbrook Church of God in Cleveland, will preside.  Cremation will follow.


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Helen  Ilcisko
St. Nicholas Byzantine Rite Church Member
Died 5/11/2017 Age 89

The family will receive friends Sunday May 14th from 2:00-6:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.  The St. Nicholas Rosary Society will recite the rosary Sunday at 5:00 pm followed by the Parastas Service at 5:30 pm.  Panachida Services will be held Monday May 15th at 9:30 am in the funeral chapel followed by the Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am at St. Nicholas Byzantine Rite Catholic Church, 2711 W. 40th St – Lorain.  The Very Rev. Nicholas Rachford, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.


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Dorothy G. Super
Supervisor For Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority
Died 5/9/2017 Age 92

Please join her family for the celebration of a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday May 13th in St. Vincent de Paul Catholic – 41295 North Ridge Rd., Elyria Township.  Reverend Donald Dunson, pastor of the parish will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.


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Benjamin F. "Benny" Sultzer
Lake Terminal Retiree And Radio-Controlled Airplane Enthusiast
Died 5/2/2017 Age 89

Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, - 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Masonic services will be conducted at 7:15 p.m. by Black River Lodge F. & A.M. Funeral services will be Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral chapel with Reverend John Jackson, Chaplain for Mercy New Life Hospice presiding. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.


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Catherine A. Luczkowski
Active Parishioner of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church
Died 4/28/2017 Age 90

Visitation will be observed Friday May 5, 2017 from 9:15 a.m. until 10:15 a.m. in the Parish Life Center adjacent to St. Teresa of Avila Church, 1878 Abbe Rd, Sheffield Village, Ohio 44054.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. in the church with Reverend Edward Smith officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Teresa Cemetery.  .

 


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Jaxon L. Artidiello
Loved His Cousins & Friends
Died 4/21/2017 Age 5

The family will receive friends Thursday April 27th from 3:00 pm until the time of funeral services at 7:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.   Cremation will follow. 

 


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Tina M. Catanzarite
Clerk at Hills Department Stores; Long Time Member of IAV Ladies Auxiliary
Died 4/14/2017 Age 93

The family will receive friends Friday April 21st from 9:00 am until 10:30 am at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.  Funeral services will begin Friday 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 Ridge Hill Memorial Park in Amherst Township. 


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Eric P. Tillman
Enjoyed Scuba Diving & Being With His Children & Family; Took Pride in His Job
Died 4/9/2017 Age 47

The family will receive friends Saturday April 22nd from 12:00 pm until 4:00 pm at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain. Afterward, the family invites everyone to join them for a reception on Saturday at 5:00 pm at the Westlake Yacht Club at Spitzer Marina, 485 California Ave, Lorain. 


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Effie E. Hardie
Active Member Of Faith United Methodist Church
Died 4/13/2017 Age 77

Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Thursday at 12:00 noon in Faith United Methodist Church – 2201 Reid Avenue, Lorain. The Reverend Karen Hollingsworth, pastor of the church will officiate. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park – Amherst Township.


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Alyce N. Schroeder
1937 Clearview High School Graduate
Died 4/14/2017 Age 97

Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until the time of services at 7:00 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel - 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Reverend Gary Georgi will officiate. Private burial services will take place Wednesday in Elmwood Cemetery.


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William J. "Jack" Rogers
Assisted Wife With Operation Of Family-Owned Rosie's Family Restaurant Following His Retirment From Browning-Ferris Industries
Died 4/14/2017 Age 83

Friends may call Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral chapel. Reverend Jeffrey Phail, Associate Pastor of Heritage Christian Assembly will officiate. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.

 


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