Obituaries

Vada Scribner (1933-2021)

Vada J. Scribner, age 88, of Meadowwood Drive in Toledo, died June 18, 2021, at the Toledo Hospital. She was born June 11, 1933, in the Putnam County rural community of…


Karen Palmer (1944-2021)

Karen Sue Palmer, age 77 years, formerly of Archbold, passed away early Friday morning, June 18, 2021, at Autumn Court Nursing Home in Ottawa following a long period of mental illness….


Carol Kleck (1936-2021)

Carol Mae Kleck, age 85, of Delta, Ohio, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, Thursday morning, June 17, 2021, at Swanton Health Care & Retirement Center. Carol was born January…


Lee Kallsen (1936-2021)

Lee E. Kallsen, age 84, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 4:00 P.M. on Thursday, June 17, 2021, in his home after an extended illness. Mr. Kallsen was a veteran of…


Robert Bauer (1939-2021)

Robert L. Bauer, 82, a lifelong resident of Montpelier, passed away Thursday afternoon at Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Montpelier. He was born on April 8, 1939 in Montpelier to…


Dwight Gilbert, Jr. (1967-2021)

Dwight E. Gilbert, Jr., 53, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at his residence with his family by his side after a long battle with cancer. Dwight was…



Robert Koerner (1922-2021)

Robert B. Koerner, age 98, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Wednesday evening, June 16, 2021, in his home. Mr. Koerner was a 1940 graduate of Edgerton High School and…


Grace Wyse (1927-2021)

Grace Irene (Prough) Wyse, age 94, of Archbold, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, June 17, 2021, at The Special Care Neighborhood in Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was surrounded…


Robert Kemp (1935-2021)

Robert W. Kemp, age 86, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 5:45 A.M. on Thursday, June 17, 2021, at Hillside Country Living near Bryan.  Mr. Kemp worked in maintenance for Bryan…


Marillyn Oxender (1923-2021)

Marillyn Mann Oxender of Montpelier, Ohio passed away on June 9, 2021 at the age of 97. She is the daughter of the late Thomas and Velma VanFossen. Marillyn enjoyed camping…


Allen Borck (1958-2021)

Allen Lee Borck, 62, of Napoleon, passed away on June 12, 2021 at Northcrest Nursing Home. He was born in Wauseon, Ohio on June 13, 1958 to Robert Sr. and Glenda…


Finn Pohlman (2021)

Finn Pohlman, stillborn son to Konnor Pohlman and Anna (Brown) Pohlman, entered into Heaven; Friday afternoon, June 11, 2021 at Flower Hospital in Sylvania. Surviving along with his parents is his…



Richard Pursel (1948-2021)

Richard Lee Pursel, age 72, of Wauseon, passed away Monday, June 14, 2021, at McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. Richard worked in Fleet Maintenance for Thyssen Krupp Logistics in Toledo….


Jeffrey Stiriz (1956-2021)

Jeffrey Lee Stiriz passed away suddenly on June 12, 2021 in Hillsdale, Michigan. Jeff was born to Deryle and Joyce (Shelt) Stiriz on December 31, 1956 in Wauseon, Ohio. He graduated…


Ellis “Lee” Patterson (1938-2021)

Ellis (Lee) Patterson, 82, passed away peacefully in his sleep Friday, May 14, 2021 in Blue Creek, Ohio. Lee was born Oct. 15, 1938, in Ravenswood, W.V., to Elizabeth Givens Hoffman,…


David Francisco (1946-2021)

David Robert Francisco passed away on June 11, 2021, after a battle with Alzheimer’s and a brief stay in Hospice of Northwest Ohio. David was born in North Canton, Ohio, on…


Pollyanna Finnegan (1939-2021)

Pollyanna Finnegan, age 81, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on June 12, 2021, in her home surrounded by her family. Pollyanna was a graduate of Lansing Sexton High School, Lansing, Michigan,…


Louella Andrews (1923-2021)

Louella Elizabeth Andrews, age 97, of Wauseon, passed away Monday, June 14, 2021, at Ayden HealthCare in Wauseon. Prior to her retirement in 1971, she had worked at Fulton Manufacturing. Louella was…