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Robert A. "Bob" Grega

July 7, 1930 October 14, 2017
Robert A. "Bob" Grega
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Robert A. “Bob” Grega, 87 , of Elyria, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Main Street Care Center, in Avon Lake, following a brief illness. He was born July 7, 1930 in Lakewood and was a graduate of North Ridgeville High School. Bob worked for Ridgetool for 44 years until his retirement. He proudly served his Country in the Marine Corp. during Korea. Bob was a member of Grafton V.F.W. post #3341, Elyria American Legion and the Elyria Polish Club. He enjoyed watching sports. bowling and was inducted in the bowling hall of fame for his service, but especially enjoyed spending time with his grandkids. Survivors include his 2 daughters Karen (Dick) Boron of Grafton and Gail (Scott) Engle of Amherst; grandchildren Gary, Brett (Erin), Ashley, Bruce, and Kenny; great-grandchildren Aubrey and Addison; brothers Raymond (Dorothy) of North Ridgeville and Andrew “Butch” (Audrey) of Henderson, Nevada. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Jane (nee Smith) in 2012; parents Andrew and Mary Grega (nee Vitaz) .Family will receive friends 4-7 PM Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57),Elyria. 440-322-4626. Closing prayers 9:30 AM Thursday, October 19, 2017 in the Funeral Home, followed by Mass of Christian Burial 10 AM at St. Mary Church (Elyria). Rev. Fr. Charles Diedrick pastor will be the Celebrant. Burial St. Mary (Elyria), where full military honors will be provided by VFW post # 1079. Online condolences may be expressed at

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4:00 PM 10/18/2017 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 10/18/2017 7:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Prayers 9:30 AM Thursday October 19,2017 in the funeral home, followed by Mass of Christian Burial 10AM

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

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St. Mary Cemetery Final Resting Place

Elyria, OH

Elyria OH
United States

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