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Alma Virginia Block-Corrigan


Alma Virginia Block-Corrigan (nee Moore), 92, of Elyria passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Lorain. She was born June 11, 1925 in Normantown, West Virginia and was a graduate of Normantown High School.

Alma worked at First Merit Bank as an Assistant Personnel Director until her retirement. She was a member of Church of the Open Door and she enjoyed golfing and traveling.

Survivors include her daughters, Sharon Jancar (Rudy-deceased) of Elyria and Patricia (David) Lenahan of Nashville, Tennessee; one grandchild, Jillian Jancar Cepek (Don); two great-grandchildren, Aaron and Zachary Cepek; brother, Emery F., Jr.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Emery, Sr. and Dorothy Moore (nee Vanhorn); daughter, Deborah Block; sisters, Alta Sumpter, Ava Belknap, Thelma Shaver and Geraldine Piskuran; brothers, Samuel, Frances and Robert.

Celebration of Life will be at 11 A.M., Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the Church of the Open Door, 43275 Telegraph Rd., Elyria. Pastor Bob Wickens will officiate. Burial will be private. Arrangements were entrusted to the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Lorain County Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests those who wish may make donations to the American Heart Association, 1375 E. 9th Street, Suite 600, Cleveland, Ohio 44114 or Cleveland Sight Center/Society for the Blind, 1909 E. 101st Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44106.

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