Obituaries

Rose Anne Bratton (1925-2013)

Rose Anne (Howe) Bratton, age 88, of Delta, died May 8, 2013 at her home. She was born March 17, 1925 in Holgate, OH, the daughter of the late James and…



Beatrice B. Bechtol (1934-2013)

Beatrice “Bea” B. Bechtol, 79, of Montpelier since 1968, died late Monday evening, May 6th at the Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  She was born on January 24th 1934 in…


Thelma Rose Stover (1941-2013)

Thelma Rose (Myers) Stover, age 72, of Bryan, was called home by her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Monday, May 6, 2013, at the Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center…


June E Schultz (1937-2013)

June E. Schultz, age 75, of Evansport, passed away Friday evening, May 3, 2013 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Prior to her retirement she had worked at the former Paul’s Harness…


Ann M. Young (1959-2013)

Ann M. Young, age 53, of Stryker passed away late Friday April 26, 2013 at St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo. She had been a Caregiver. Ann was born in Montpelier,…


Stanley L. Werder (1936-2013)

Stanley L. Werder, age 76, of Stryker passed away late Sunday April 21, 2013 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Prior to his retirement he had been a Tool…


Carol S. Morgan (1954-2013)

Carol Sue (Lucas) Morgan, 79, of rural Fayette, died Sunday afternoon, April 21, 2013, at the CHP Inpatient Hospice Center in Defiance, OH. She was born August 29, 1933, in Wauseon,…


Lyle E. Cram (1943-2013)

Lyle E. Cram, age 70, of Edon, Ohio, died at 11:50 A.M. on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Park View Nursing Center in Edgerton, Ohio, where he was a patient. Mr….


Irene J. Brehm (1944-2013)

Irene Jo Brehm, 69, of Gainesville, FL, and formerly of Waldron, MI, died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at her home. She was born January 26, 1944, to the late Melvin and…


Roger E. Stockburger (1948-2013)

Roger E. Stockburger, age 64 years, of West Unity, passed away Thursday afternoon, April 18, 2013, at the Arbors at Waterville. He was born December 19, 1948, at Wauseon, the son…


Irene E. Ward (1936-2013)

Irene E. Ward, 76, of Montpelier died early Friday morning at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She was born on May 17, 1936 in Jackson, Michigan to Woodrow…


Paula J. Luke (1957-2013)

Paula Jean Luke, 56, of Montpelier, died Thursday morning at home surrounded by her family. She was born on August 25, 1957 in Bryan Ohio to Lawrence and Jean (Schindler) Ewers….


Normagene Schlosser (1929-2013)

Normagene “Jean” Schlosser passed away peacefully on April 16, 2013 at Heartland of Wauseon. Jean was born in Montpelier, Ohio on Sept 17, 1929, the daughter of Vera (Ball) and Guy…


Ruth M. Schaffner Memorial

A memorial service for Ruth M. Schaffner, who died January 30, 2013, is planned for this Saturday, April 27, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. at the Fayette United Methodist Church with Pastor…


Margaret C. Friskney (1920-2013)

Margaret C. Friskney, age 92, of Edon, Ohio, died on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at St. Joseph Hospital Hospice Care Center in Lexington, Kentucky, where she was a patient. Mrs. Friskney…


Vickey L. Surbey (1955-2013)

Vickey Lynn Surbey, 57, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, formerly of Montpelier passed away Saturday, March 30th 2013, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Vickey was born November 19th, 1955, in Bryan,…


Philip R. Scott (1939-2013)

Philip Ronald Scott passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013 at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center in Bryan, Ohio where he had resided in the Solona Alzheimer Unit for two years. Philip…


Ronald G. Schweitzer (1924-2013)

Ronald G “Smokey” Schweitzer, age 88, passed away Sunday April 7, 2013 at the Defiance Area Inpatient Care Center. Prior to his retirement he had worked for Strydel/Ohio Art in Stryker,…


Karen L. Roose (1955-2013)

Karen L Roose, 57, died Saturday April 6, 2013 at Hickory Creek at Hicksville. Karen was born July 8, 1955 in Montpelier, Ohio the daughter of the late Robert and Katheryn…