Obituaries

Merlon “Mike” Proudfoot (1925-2020)

Merlon L. “Mike” Proudfoot, age 95, of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at the Parkview Regional Medical Center, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. He was born in Wauseon, Ohio…



Carl Snyder (1935-2020)

Carl L. Snyder, 84, of Defiance, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. He was born on April 12, 1935, to Harold and…


Patrick Hart (1957-2020)

Patrick E. Hart, age 63 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday evening, April 4, 2020, at Hospice of NW Ohio in Toledo. He was born February 24, 1957, in Defiance, the…


Vivian DeGroff (1927-2020)

Vivian R. DeGroff, age 92, of Stryker, Ohio passed away Sunday, April 05, 2020 in CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Vivian was born June 16, 1927 in Edgerton, Ohio to the…


Roger “Piggy” Algeo (1956-2020)

Roger “Piggy” A. Algeo, 63, of Montpelier, passed away on April 6, 2020 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center in Defiance. He was born on December 26, 1956 in Bryan to…


Tige Green (1969-2020)

Tige Alan Green, age 50, of Delta, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Sunday afternoon, April 5, 2020, at his sister’s home, under hospice care.  He was born November 25, 1969 to Larry…



Alice Hancock (1941-2020)

Alice N. Hancock, age 78, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 6:45 A.M. on Friday, April 3, 2020, surrounded by her family, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio,…


Betty Smith (1948-2020)

Betty May Smith, age 72, of Wauseon, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020, at Indian Meadows in Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had worked at the former McCord Corporation in…


Robert Brown (1925-2020)

Robert L. Brown, 94, of Montpelier passed away Thursday evening at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier. He was born on August 24, 1925 in Bridgewater Township to Earl Leslie and…


Roger Rahmer (1940-2020)

Roger Leroy Rahmer, 79, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 2, 2020 at Northern Lakes in Angola. He was born on April 7, 1940 to the late Glenn and Mildred (Lipp) Rahmer.  Roger…


Phyllis Simon (1925-2020)

Phyllis J. (Baker) Simon, 94, of Metamora passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020. She was born Oct. 26,1925, to the late Alfred and Philomena (Dibling) Baker at their home in Toledo….


Roger Strup (1930-2020)

Roger Dean Strup passed away peacefully, in the presence of family on Sunday afternoon, March 29, 2020, in Middlefield, Ohio, at the age of 89. Roger was born on Nov. 17,…


Darwin “Bub” Steinke (1939-2020)

Darwin “Bub” E. Steinke, 81, of Pioneer passed away Tuesday morning at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier.  He was born on January 19, 1939 in Bridgewater Township to J.E. and Dorothy…


Dock Pigmon III (1957-2020)

Dock Pigmon III, age 62, of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 5:08 A.M. on Friday, March 27, 2020, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance, Ohio, after an extended illness. Dock…


Vicki Kurtz (1945-2020)

Vicki Kay Kurtz (Luke), age 75, of Edon, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in her home surrounded by her family, following a brief illness. Vicki was born on…


Brenda Mendez (1978-2020)

Brenda Mendez, age 42, of Delta, Ohio passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. Brenda was a waitress for many years. Brenda was born February…


Rhonda Bockover (1968-2020)

Rhonda K. Bockover, age 52, of Edon, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 29, 2020, in her home.  Rhonda was a graduate of Bryan High School and had been employed…


Sandra Fitzpatrick

On Sunday, March 29th, 2020, Sandra Fitzpatrick, loving wife and mother of four children, passed away at the age of 59. Sandra was born in Houston, Texas to Charles and Josephine (Perez)…