Obituaries

Ray Couts (1948-2020)

Ray F. Couts, age 72, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away November 27, 2020 at Swanton Valley Healthcare Center. He was a truck driver. Ray was born on January 4, 1948 in…


Wayne Johnson (1934-2020)

Wayne L. Johnson, 86 years, of Defiance, passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center with his family at his bedside. Wayne was born January 16,…


Earl Bonner (1942-2020)

Earl L. Bonner, age 78, of Delta, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. Prior to his retirement he had been a die setter and…


Sharla Massie (1958-2020)

Sharla Lorraine Massie, age 62, of Fayette, Ohio and formerly of Reading, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, November 26, 2020 surrounded by loved ones. She was born…


Imogene Cowgill (1928-2020)

Imogene Cowgill, age 92, of Morenci, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at The Oasis at Adrian. She was born on November 3, 1928, in Fayette to Ray and Twila…


William “Bill” Schooley (1944-2020)

William J. “Bill” Schooley, age 76, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away in the early morning of Thursday, November 26, 2020, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers-Bryan. Bill was a self-employed plasterer…


Dorothy Sheets (1930-2020)

Dorothy Sheets, 90 years, of Bryan, passed away Thursday, November 26, 2020, at the Laurels of DeKalb, Butler, Indiana. Dorothy was born September 4, 1930, in Stryker, Ohio, the daughter of…


Freda Olmstead (1928-2020)

Freda Mae Olmstead, 92, of Bryan passed away Wednesday at her home. She was born on January 1, 1928 in Logansport, Indiana to Carl W. and Norma J. (Haas) Summers. Freda…


Darrell McKinney (1948-2020)

Darrell Grant McKinney, 72, of Pioneer, Ohio, passed away Tuesday November 24, 2020 at the VA Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He was born on July 9, 1948 in Tecumseh,…


Joanne Spotts (1934-2020)

Joanne L. Spotts, age 85, of Archbold, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. She was born on December 27, 1934 in Lancaster, PA to…


The Honorable James Barber (1946-2020)

The Honorable James E. Barber, age 74, of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 24, 2020. He had served as Fulton County Common Pleas Court judge for 30 years, having…


John Segrist (1926-2020)

John Blaine Segrist, age 94, of Wauseon, OH, passed away November 25, 2020 at Ebeid Hospice Center in Toledo. Blaine was a life long farmer. Blaine was born on July 22,…


Don Shipman (1930-2020)

Don Wesley Shipman, age 90, of Delta, Ohio, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ,Tuesday evening, November 24, 2020.  He was born September 23, 1930 in Wauseon, Ohio…


Phyllis Shumaker (1941-2020)

Phyllis Anne (Nelson) Shumaker, a resident of Legacy Village Homes in Xenia, Ohio, entered the presence of her Lord and Savior, November 22, 2020. Born November 7, 1941, in Wauseon, Ohio, Phyllis…


Jaime Pflager (1958-2020)

Jamie M. Pflager November 23rd, 2020, the world lost a father, grandfather, son, and a Navy veteran. Jamie Pflager passed peacefully while surrounded by his wife, Karen (Bridge) Pflager, and his…



Laura Bowerman (1946-2020)

Laura Lea Bowerman, 74, passed away peacefully, Nov. 18, 2020, at Mizell Memorial Hospital in Opp, Alabama. She was born on Aug. 1, 1946, in Bryan, Ohio, to Claude and Bernice…


David Diaz, Jr. (1955-2020)

David Diaz Jr., age 65 of Bryan, Ohio, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away from pancreatic cancer on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center….


Sophia McBride (2020)

Sophia Marie McBride, 3 months, peacefully passed away Thursday, November 19, 2020 at ProMedica Toledo Children’s Hospital, Toledo, Ohio. Sophia was born August 13, 2020 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort…


Juana Gonzalez (1961-2020)

Juana Gonzalez, age 58 years, of Adrian, MI, passed away Saturday morning, November 21, 2020, at Promedica Bay Park Hospital in Oregon.. She was born December 2, 1961, in Mexico, the…