Services will be held Thursday, May 2.
Norene M. Rollins (nee Conrad), 54, of Parma, passed away recently. She was the wife of Thomas E. Rollins and mother of Erinn Thielman (Matthew Rothmann), Scot Thielman (Veronica) and George Delaney. Rollins was the grandmother of Anthony, Tyler, Dylan, Devyn and Anna; daughter of James (deceased) and Grace Conrad; sister of Wesley (Dawn) Conrad, Terence (Judy) Conrad, Russel Conrad, Melisa Conrad and Kelly Schuler (Pete). Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Friends will be received immediately following the Mass from 11 a.m. to 12p.m.
The president makes a bus trip through northern Ohio
President Barack Obama spent Thursday evening in Parma, making a campaign speech as part of a 250-mile campaign swing through Ohio. WEWS has video of the speech at James Day Park in Parma, where he spoke of the economy, his health care plan and hiring more teachers. According to the Plain Dealer, Obama met Natoma Canfield, the Medina woman and cancer survivor who became one of the faces of his push for health care reform, at the Parma event. The visit was part of the president's "Betting on America" bus tour through northern Ohio on the heels of his Supreme Court victory for the Affordable Care Act. Obama made a speech in Maumee, highlighting his 2009 auto industry bailout and said Republican opponent Mitt Romney's experience was with …