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Ray A. Bidinger

March 19, 2024 September 5, 2014
Ray A. Bidinger
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Ray A. Bidinger 90 of Elyria passed away Friday September 5 , 2014 at his home following a brief illness. He was born March 19 , 1924 in Akron and was an Elyria resident for most of his life. Ray was the owner operator of Twin Lakes Homes in Elyria , a member of the First Baptist Church of Elyria , the Elyria Eagles , Elyria Moose , Amvets post 32 , the VFW post 1079 and he and his wife enjoyed traveling. Survivors include his wife Gloria , daughters Carol Arnold of Cape Coral, Fl. , Louise Shaw of Elyria , Nancy Varden of Port Clinton and Janet Carpenter of Bay Village , step-son Carl Butcher of LaGrange, 4 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife Ernestine in 2000 , sister Louise and brothers Edward , George , and Lawrence. A memorial service will be held on Saturday September 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626. The Rev. Craig Golden of the First Baptist Church of Elyria will officiate. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the First Baptist Church 11400 LaGrange Rd. Elyria, Ohio 44035. Online condolences may be expressed at


11 AM Saturday September 13 , 2014

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service , Elyria , Ohio




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