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In Memory Of

Bill Lydic
Bill Lydic
Class of 1981
Passed Jan 27, 2010
William "Bill" C. Lydic
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
6:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Riddle Funeral Home Vermilion, Ohio
5345 South St
Vermilion, OH 44089

Wednesday, February 3, 2010
11:00 AM
Riddle Funeral Home Vermilion, Ohio
5345 South St
Vermilion, OH 44089


William "Bill" C. Lydic, 47, of West Lafayette, IN, formerly of Vermilion died Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at his home after a 1 year illness.

He was born November 1, 1962 in Sandusky, grew up in Vermilion
and had lived in Atlanta and West Lafayette.

He worked as a manager for National Gypsum.

He was a graduate of the Ohio State University, and a former member of the United Church of Christ Congregational, Vermilion. He enjoyed animals, tennis, and music. He played the guitar, liked the outdoors, snow skiing and was a football fan.

He is survived by his mother, Maryellen Martinek, Olmsted Township; brother, John Lydic, Olmsted Township; half sisters, Jennifer and Beth Lydic; an aunt, Sana Orphan of Vermilion, and several cousins.

His father, William Lydic, preceded him in death.

Friends may call Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 from 6 - 9 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. The Reverend Louis Bertoni will officiate. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the ASPCA., c/o Linda Tiramini, 520 8th Ave., 7th Floor, New York, New York, 10018.

Online condolences may be made at
Erik Greene
Erik Greene
Class of 1989
Passed Jul 26, 2007
Erik David Greene
• DIED: July 26, 2007
Erik David Greene, 36 of Crested Butte, CO died Thursday, July 26, 2007 at his home
He was born November 27, 1970 in Lorain, grew up in Vermilion and has lived in Colorado the past 14 years.
He was a self employed carpenter and enjoyed skiing, mountain and glacier climbing, water sports, mountain biking, and rock climbing. He had climbed Mt. Denali in Alaska.
Survivors include his son, Kai Erik Greene, Crested Butte; his mother and stepfather, Gloria and Allen Luther of Grafton, his father James Greene of Vermilion; a brother, Matt Greene of Lake Isabella, CA; step brothers, Paul Brothers, Cincinnati and Lee Brothers, Perrysburg; sister, Christina Marie Sarraino, Avon Lake; stepsister, Cathy Riemier, Paso Robles, CA and Heather Kishman, Bakersfield, CA; maternal grandfather, Melvin C. Davis, Grafton and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were his
paternal grandparents, Geraldine and Richard Greene and his maternal grandmother, Vera Danner.
Friends may call Sundau, August 5, 2007 from 5 p.m. until the time of a memorial service at 8 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion. The Reverend Robert Greene, pastor of the Calvary Baptist Church, Wabash, IN., will officiate.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Kai Erik Greene Memorial Fund, c/o Key Bank, 4700 Liberty Ave., Vermilion, Ohio 44089.
Jane Wioods
Jane Wioods
Class of 1975
Passed May 07, 2007
(no additional information)
Jane Woods
Jane Woods
Class of 1975
Passed May 07, 2009
Jame Passed away ... unknown reasons
Jason Paul Adams
Jason Paul Adams
Class of 1993
Passed Mar 17, 2010
Jason Paul Adams
• BORN: July 11, 1976
• DIED: March 17, 2010
• LOCATION: Lakewood, OH
Jason Adams, 33. of Lakewood, died Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at his home.
He was born July 11, 1976 in Lorain and lived in Vermilion before moving to Lakewood 4 years ago.
He worked as the head manager for "The Exchange", Lakewood, buying and selling used CD's DVD's music and games.
He graduated from Vermilion High School class of 1993. He had an active love of nature and the outdoors which included hiking in the woods, collecting turtles, biking, canoeing, camping and just basking in the warm sunshine. He enjoyed listening to and writing music of all kinds. He was an active member of AA.
Survivors include his friend and companion, Katharine Sroka; parents, Attorney Charles Francis and Judith (nee Hoffman) Adams of Vermilion; brothers, Jeffery (Julie) Adams of Winnsboro, TX and Justin Adams of Columbus; sister, Heather Adams of Vermilion and her companion Mark Clutter; niece, Kathryn Adams and nephew, Ethan Gish. He also leaves behind 2 dogs, 2 cats, 2 birds and several turtles and fish.
Preceding him in death were his paternal grandparents, Attorney Lon B. and Edith Adams and maternal grandparents, Paul and Ethel Hoffman.
Friends may call Tuesday, March 23, 2010 from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at 3 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion. Matthew Humphrey, Life Celebrant, will officiate.
Contributions may be made to the Bay Fireside Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, and the Lakewood Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 771323, Lakewood, Ohio 44107.
Michael Todd Breeding
Michael Todd Breeding
Class of 1989
Passed Jul 03, 2004
VERMILION -- Michael Todd Breeding, 33, of Vermilion-on-the-Lake, died Saturday, July 3, 2004, at Community Health Partners Hospital following a lengthy illness.

He was born Sept. 30, 1970 in Lorain. He graduated from Vermilion High School in 1989, and has been a resident of Vermilion since 1977.

Breeding was employed at Ford Motor Co. in Avon Lake for 14 years as an assembler.

He enjoyed coaching Little League baseball in Vermilion.

Survivors include his wife of 12 years, Lori Breeding (nee Metter); daughter Katie Elizabeth Breeding, at home; sons Michael Breeding II, Samuel Breeding and Ted Breeding, all at home; his parents, Fred and Brenda (nee Fitzpatrick) Breeding of Lorain; brothers Fred Breeding II of Lorain and Gregory Breeding of Amherst; and sisters Kimberly Beaumont of Florida, Denise Ellis of Vermilion and Donna Breeding of Lorain.

Friends may call Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Hempel Funeral Home, 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. The Rev. Jim Shaffer, associate pastor of Sheffield Church of God, will officiate. Burial will be in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation, 6110 Executive Blvd., Rockville, MD 20852.
Nelson Lee Becker
Nelson Lee Becker
Class of 1955
Passed Dec 25, 2020
He was a very good friend for many years he will be greatly missed thankful for the Memories precious in my heart
Traci Marie Cajka (longfellow)
Traci Marie Cajka (Longfellow)
Class of 1988
Passed May 04, 2007
Traci Marie Cajka (nee Longfellow), 36, of Lorain, died Friday, May 4, 2007 suddenly at her home.

She was born May 15, 1970 in Lorain, Ohio. She has been a life long area resident.

She was a member of Birmingham United Methodist Church.

She loved animals, especially her dog, and she enjoyed helping others

She is survived by her husband, of 15 years, Rick Cajka, her parents, Floyd and Glee (nee Cunningham) Longfellow of Tyler, TX, a brother, Todd Longfellow of Tyler, TX.; a niece Jennifer Longfellow-Leija and nephew, Cameron Tyler Longfellow.

Graveside services will be held on Sunday, May 13, 2007 at 2 pm at Tyler Memorial Park, Tyler, TX with Reverend David Dykes, pastor of Green Acers Baptist Church, officiating.

Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio 44089 entrusted with local arrangements.

Memorial Contributions maybe to Grace United Methodist Church , Coen and West Lake Roads, Vermilion, Ohio 44089 or Birmingham United Methodist Church, 15018 South Street, Birmingham, Ohio 44816.

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