Support the ESHOF

The ongoing recognition of Elyria’s athletes is made possible by the support of both our faithful program sponsors and our many generous patrons. The Elyria Sports Hall of Fame Board of Trustees would like to thank the following for their support of our annual enshrinement banquet. If you would like to donate to the Hall of Fame and be recognized in our next banquet program, please download our Patron Card or send your name, address and phone to:

The Elyria Sports Hall of Fame
P.O. Box 1462
Elyria, Ohio 44036-1462

NEW online processing:

Patron Levels

Gold $50 and Up
Silver $25-45.00
Bronze $5.00 – $20.00

If you’d like to join our many advertisers with an ad in our next year’s program, please contact us through the Post Office Box provided. We will return the application form to you. Thank you.

Program Advertisers

Please patronize our many business advertisers.

American Hood Systems, Inc.
Canopy Hoods, Exhaust Fans, Supply Fans, Ventless Hoods, Pre-Piped Fire Suppression, Custom Hoods
177 Reaser Court

Elyria,Ohio 44035

Botamer Florest and More
Experts in the art of floral expression, we are still exceeding your expectations for more than 92 years!

Brad R. Smith
Income Tax Preparation and Accounting Services
133 Wisconsin Circle
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Burger King of Lorain County
Have it Your Way at the following:
Elyria (Downtown, West River N., Chestnut Commons),
Lorain (Colorado Ave., Cooper-Foster Park Rd., Fairless Dr., Leavitt Rd.),
Avon Lake (Avon-Beldon Rd.), Vermilion (Liberty Ave.), Wellington (No. Main St.).

Convenient Food Mart
We Cater All Occasions
417 Cleveland Street
Elyria, Ohio
Large Enough to Serve You, Small Enough to Care!

The Chronicle-Telegram
One of the nation’s best sports staffs
225 East Avenue
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Funeral Home and Cremation Service
323 Middle Avenue
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Congratulations Enshrinees!!

Dr. Gene Bedocs, D.C. and Staff
Providing quality Chiropractic Care in Elyria for over 38 years
136 Winckles St.
Elyria, Ohio

Dellisanti Construction
Andy Dellisanti, Owner
Licensed and Insured
Roofs, Siding, Floors and More
466 North Abbe Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Elyria Catholic Panther Club
Supporting the Panthers
Congratulations to this year’s Hall of Fame enshrinees and past enshrinees.

Elyria High School
First Chartered High School West of the Alleghenies
Darren Conley, Principal
Congratulations to this year’s Elyria Schools Enshrinees!

Elyria High School Pioneer Club
Supporting the Pioneers
Congratulations to all of this year’s enshrinees and All-Ohio athletes!

Elks Lodge #465
A Great History of Community Involvement
246 2nd Street
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Elyria Fence and Implement
We’ve set the Standards in the Industry Since 1932
230 Oberlin Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Fauver, Keyse-Walker & Donovan
A Legal Professional Association
5333 Meadow Lane Court
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Fax: 440-934-3708
CONGRATULATIONS Elyria Sports Hall of Fame Enshrinees!

Mike Warden, Mortgage Loan Specialist
First Place Bank
111 Antioch Drive
Elyria, Ohio 44035
440-323-7471 Ext. 7917
Cell: 440=315-4885
Fax: 440-365-5058

Coiffures by Francesca
Hair Designs

468 North Abbe Road
Elyria, Ohio
Congratulations from Joe “The Champ” and Francesca Gentile
In the North Abbe Plaza

Garry L. Gibbs, Councilman
1620 Park Avenue
Elyria, Ohio
Mobile: 216-272-4785
Home: 440-322-6960
Fax: 440-322-7228

Landscaping by Gerbers
Bigger Plants, Better Designs, Best Service
620 S. Abbe Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Services
Advanced Funeral Planning is Available
38475 Chestnut Ridge Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Hovey-Kaiser Insurance Associates
1200 East Broad St.
Elyria, Ohio
Fax: 440-366-5064

Mary F. Siwierka
Council-At-Large — City of Elyria
119 Fresno Ct.
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Home: 440-322-0016
Cell: 440-787-6339

Jack Matia Honda
Experience the Jack Matia Honda Difference
So Close to Home!
823 Leona Street
Elyria, Ohio 44035

JPT Jaworski Physical Therapy, Inc.
Providing care to Elyria Athletes for close to two decades
Jaworski Physical Therapy, Inc.
Congratulations to the latest inductees

John Vanco, Northern Ohio Realty
Million Dollar Club
10247 Dewhurst Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Toll Free: 888-316-0099
Cell: 440-213-0186

Jostens Jewelry
Rodd R. Torbert, your local Josten’s representative
4669 Secretariat Court
Avon, Ohio 44011

Knights of Columbus Council No. 774
Hall Rental Available
118 Kipling St.
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Hall Rental Available

Kevin J. Hyatt, DDS
Elyria Dental Arts Building
301 East Avenue
Elyria, Ohio
Congratulations to all Enshrinees!

Lauber’s Sports
For all your Sports Apparel
603 Cleveland Street
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Lorain County Community College
& The University Partnership

Providing affordable educational choices…
and intercollegiate and club sports opportunities
Call: 1-800-995-5222
Real Education for Real Jobs and a Real Future
Celebrating 50 years!!!

It’s all about Lorain County, It’s all about you.
Join your neighbors and log-on to

Lorain National Bank
Smart Lending Solutions to help grow your business
We have money to lend your business!
Jonathan Rozycki, Asst.Vice President

Midway Oh Boy
Since 1953
The Disbrows
6620 Lake Avenue
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Midway Trophies
Awards for Champions
826 Lake Ave.
Serving the Community Since 1968

Murphy Brothers Auto Body
Our Quality is No Accident
70 Broad Street
Elyria, Oh
Fax: 440-322-8030

Paul’s Beverage Warehouse Drive Thru
638 Lake Avenue
Elyria, Ohio 44035
440-322-1088 or 440-322-4076

Reichlin-Roberts Funeral Home
327 Cleveland Street
Elyria, Oh 44035
A local family dedicated to Funeral Service

Riddell – All-American Company
Keep the Tradition Alive
669 Sugar Lane
Elyria, Oh 44035
Congratulations to all Enshrinees!

Ryan-St. Marie Insurance
123 Reaser Court
Elyria,Ohio 44035
Fax: 440-366-1526
Congratulations and Best Wishes 

Schlather Insurance Agency, Inc.
900 East Broad St.
PO Box 2020
Elyria, Ohio 44036
440-366-1561 or 800-462-3729
Congratulations and Best Wishes from Dave and Bill

Schroeder’s Service Station, Inc
Call Dave for your automotive needs
147 East Broad Street
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Slager Family
Congratulations New Enshrinees from Tim and Bob Slager!!!

Smitty’s Restaurant
“Where Friends Meet”
368 E. Bridge Street
Elyria, Ohio
Home of the Famous “Smitty Burger” 

The Sunagel Families
Congratulations to all Inductees!

United Polish Club
1501 Middle Ave.
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Congratulations Elyria Sports Hall of Fame Enshrinees!

Vandemark Jewelers
James H. Vandemark
Timothy P. Haywood
244 East Broad St.
Elyria, Ohio 44035

Veterans of Foreign Wars, Elyria Post 1079
500 South Abbe Road
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Congratulations to those added to the Growing Role of Membership in the ESHOF

Reichlin-Roberts Funeral Home
327 Cleveland Street
Elyria, Ohio
A local family dedicated to Funeral Service

Wolfey’s Bistro & Pub
Est. 2010
1069 East Broad Street
Elyria, Oh 44035

Democrat Elected Lorain County Officials
Ronald Nabakowski, Lorain County Clerk of Courts
Daniel J. Talarek, Lorain County Treasurer
Phil Stammitti, Lorain County Sheriff
Ken Carney, Lorain County Engineer
Judy Nedwick Lorain County Recorder
J. Craig Snodgrass, Lorain County Auditor
Dennis Will, Lorain County Prosecutor
Ted Kalo and Lori Kokoski, Lorain County Commissioners

Elyria Sports Hall of Fame
Congratulations to our scholarship winners:
Jacob Amato, Elyria Catholic
Michaela Foisy, Elyria Catholic
Marie Masters, Elyria High
Kala Young, Elyria High

Congratulations Adam!!!
…from the Larrick Family

If you’d like to join our many patrons in our next year’s program,
please fill out the patron’s card. Thank you.

Elyria Sports Hall of Fame Patrons

Join the team. Ongoing recognition of Elyria’s athletes is made possible, in part, by your donations. Please consider becoming a member of our Gold ($50 or more), Silver ($25 – $45) or Bronze ($5 -$20) patron’s page. Your support will be recognized in our annual program as well as our web site. For a copy of our Patron’s card, please click on patron’s card link above.


Joe S. Savoy, Heather Beck, James Ross,
Carol & Tom Russo, Jerry & Amy Chizmar, Tim & Sharon Gebhardt,
David & Joyce Larrick, Ed & Amy Schloss-Yates.

Marcia Hersman, Suzanne Camp, Paul St. Marie, Larry Dixon, Jackie Below,
Wilbur Lewis, Jr., Jonathan Cooper, Mike Wisnor,
Jim & Ruth Westbrook, Shaun & Mary Bennett, Brett & Jenn Larrick, Mike & Debbie Warden,
Bob & Coleen Slager, Terry & Laurie Doan, Russ & Eileen Doan,  Rob & Colette Zidek.

Lucie Marz Family,  Ken Bruck, Julie Doan, Chuck Lynch, Barb Salata,
Steve & Leslie Kirsh, Ken & Allison Fenik, Tony & Karlene Reaser, Hank & Betty Janowicz.

The Elyria Sports Hall of Fame would like to thank our many patrons and friends.