Obituaries


Larry D. Sines (1947 – 2013)

Larry D. Sines, 66, of Montpelier passed away Wednesday afternoon at his home.  He was born on August 14, 1947 in Adrian, Michigan to Samuel N. and Betty (Eggelston) Sines.  Larry…


Sue Ann Buenger (1945 – 2013)

Sue Ann Buenger, age 68, of rural West Unity, passed away Monday, December 2, 2013 at Heartland of Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had been a clerk and cashier at…



George R. Reese (1943 – 2013)

George R. Reese, beloved father, husband, grandfather, brother, son, pastor, and friend died on December 5, 2013. He was at home, surrounded by his family as well their prayers, thanks, love,…


Justin J. Arce (1993 – 2013)

Justin J. Arce, age 19, of Archbold, died Tuesday evening, December 3, 2013, as the result of injuries sustained from an auto accident. He was a student at Northwest State Community…


Catherine Ann Dewulf (1944-2013)

Catherine Ann DeWulf, 69, of Fayette, died early Tuesday morning, December 3, 2013, at her home, following a battle with Lymphoma. She was born July 7, 1944, in Boston, MA, to…


Thomas Michael Potts (1942 – 2013)

Thomas Michael Potts, age 71, of Defiance, passed away Monday morning, November 25, 2013 at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. A Realtor and Auctioneer, Tom had been a co-owner of Century…


Paula R. Borton (1927 – 2013)

Paula R. Borton, 86, of rural Fayette, died Monday morning, November 25, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born April 7, 1927, in Toledo, OH, to the…


Larry “Plug” Summers (1939 – 2013)

Larry ”Plug” Summers, 74, of Montpelier passed away Wednesday afternoon in the Emergency Room at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Montpelier. He was born on February 9, 1939 in Montpelier…


Doris Reinking (1928 – 2013)

Doris (Lohse) Reinking, age 85, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away Saturday, November 23, 2013 in Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold, Ohio. Doris was born August 03, 1928 in Archbold, Ohio to…


Rosalie F. Haye (1944-2013)

Rosalie F. Haye, age 69, of Stryker, passed away Friday morning, November 22, 2013 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. She, along with her husband, farmed together for many years. After his…


Marjorie Miller (1918-2013)

Marjorie Miller, age 95, of Edon, Ohio, died at 11:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 23, 2013, in her home, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Miller was a 1936 graduate of Milford…


Robert Lee Bertke (1945-2013)

Robert Lee Bertke, 68, of Pioneer passed away Friday evening surrounded by his family at his home. He was born on February 2, 1945, in Celina, Ohio to Ralph F. and…


Alice F. Elton (1924-2013)

Alice F. Elton, age 88, of Delta, passed away early Sunday morning, November 17, 2013, at Swanton Health Care. She was born in Maumee on December 1, 1924, to the late…


Archie D. Fielitz (1921-2013)

Archie D. Fielitz, age 91, of Archbold, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. Archie was self-employed as a cabinet maker and had started what…




Paul H. Hahn (1935 – 2013)

U.S. Veteran MSgt. Paul H. Hahn, 78, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away peacefully on Monday, November 4, 2013 in CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice, Defiance, Ohio. Paul was born in Napoleon,…


Richard A. Zulch (1925 – 2013)

Richard A. “Dick” Zulch, 88, of Clawson, Michigan and formerly of Edon, Ohio passed away early Tuesday morning in Clawson, Michigan at his son’s home. He was born on April 16,…