Obituaries

Jeffrey Pease, Sr. (1954-2022)

Jeffery Lynn Pease, Sr., 68, of Blakeslee, OH, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan. He was born on April 1, 1954 in Paulding…


Kathleen Decker (1938-2022)

Kathleen A. Decker, 83, of Montpelier passed away early Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Evergreen Health Care in Montpelier. She was born on July 23, 1938 in Montpelier to Lester E….


Harold “Dean” Cogswell (1943-2022)

Harold “Dean” Cogswell, 78, of Montpelier passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on October 9, 1943 in Bridgewater Township to Lenard…


Jeffrey Fall (1963-2022)

Jeffrey Brian Fall, age 59, passed away unexpectedly at his Wauseon home Monday evening May 16, 2022. He was born on February 13, 1963 to Dale Fall and Beverly Adams; who…


Virge Fether (1920-2022)

Virge J. Fether, age 101 of Fayette, Ohio, passed to her eternal home on May 17, 2022 at Hillside Country Living Facility in Bryan, Ohio. She was born June 5, 1920…


Gwendolyn McCord (1929-2022)

Gwendolyn N. McCord, 93, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022, at Hillside Country Living, Bryan. Gwen was born February 5, 1929, in Camden, Michigan, daughter of the late…


Ben Westfall (1940-2022)

Port Charlotte, FL- Ben G. Westfall Age 82 of Punta Gorda, Florida and formerly of West Unity passed into the arms of our Lord Thursday May 12, 2022. Ben was born…


Robert Hoffman (1943-2022)

Robert Paul “Backhoe Bob” Hoffman, age 79, of rural Montpelier, peacefully joined his loved ones in Heaven on May 16, 2022. Robert was born in Delphos, Ohio on February 22, 1943,…



Mary Jane Lookup (1947-2022)

Mary Jane (Frank) Lookup, age 74, of Stryker, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2022, at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center. Prior to her retirement she had been a beautician and…


Wayne Nolin (1925-2022)

Wayne T. Nolin, 97 of Melbourne, Florida passed away Saturday, May 8, 2022 in Dothan, Alabama. He was born on February 5, 1925 in Stockland, Illinois to William Lester and Ruby…


Scott DuVal (1967-2022)

Scott L. DuVal, age 54, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, January 20, 2022, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, after a brief illness. Scott was a 1985 graduate of Whiteford…


Peggy Belella (1927-2022)

Peggy Lou Belella passed from this life into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, May 10th, 2022 at 1:11 in the afternoon at CHP Home Care & Hospice of Defiance, OH….


Phyllis Frank (1940-2022)

Phyllis M. Frank, age 81, of rural Lyons, Ohio, passed away in her home on Thursday, May 12, 2022. Prior to her retirement she had worked for Campbell Soup Company for…


Diane Gilbert (1952-2022)

Diane K. Gilbert, 69 years of Montpelier, entered the arms of her Lord and Savior on Friday, May 13, 2022, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo, with her family at…


Billy Hensley (1951-2022)

Billy C. Hensley, age 70 of Wauseon, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. He was born in Cawood, Kentucky on December 20, 1951 to…


Deanna Evers (1943-2022)

Deanna Mae Evers, age 78, of Waldron, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2022, at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. Deanna was born on July 11, 1943, in Wauseon, OH, the…


Ellen Stutzman (1928-2022)

Ellen J. Stutzman, age 93, of Wauseon, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2022 with her loving husband by her side at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold. She was born at home…


Alan Mandly (1960-2022)

Alan W. Mandly, age 62, of Archbold, and formerly of Delta, died on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, as the result injuries sustained from a motor vehicle accident. He was a retired…


Douglass Maybee (1946-2022)

Douglass S. Maybee, 75 of Montpelier passed away on May 11, 2022 at his home in Montpelier.  He was born on October 21, 1946 in Bryan, Ohio to Oren E. and…