Obituaries

Rafael Monserrat, Jr. (1969-2021)

Rafael Monserrat, Jr., age 52, passed away October 6, 2021, at the Toledo Promedica Hospital. He was born on February 8, 1969, in Puerto Rico to Rafael and Rosalia (Jimenez) Monserrat….


Marilyn Turney (1935-2021)

Marilyn J. Turney, 86 of Montpelier passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021 at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. She was born on July 17, 1935 in Bryan, Ohio to John…


Lila Steele (1923-2021)

Lila Faye Steele, 97 years, of Bryan, passed away Friday, October 15, 2021, at Defiance Regional Hospital, Defiance, Ohio. Lila was born October 23, 1923, in Stryker, Ohio, the daughter of…


Nancy Rupp (1937-2021)

Nancy (Rowley) Rupp, who as a local musician served as choral conductor for multiple school and church concerts, died on October 14, 2021 in Archbold, Ohio.  She was 84. The cause was…


Mary Seagrave (1949-2021)

Mary B. (Travis) Seagrave, age 72, of Delta, passed away on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold. Mary was born in Fulton County, Ohio on April 19, 1949…


Harold Haley (1941-2021)

Harold D. Haley, age 80, of Toledo, passed away Thursday night, October 14, 2021 at The University of Toledo Medical Center. He was born in Rutland, Ohio on May 14, 1941…


Colenzo Short (1934-2021)

FAYETTE, OH – Colenzo Jay Short, age 86, of Fayette, died peacefully early Friday morning, October 15, 2021, surrounded by his family. He was born November 29, 1934, at home in…


Derick Rees (1984-2021)

Derick J. Rees, age 37, of Mount Gilead, OH and formerly of Delta, passed away unexpectedly at his home Friday, October 8, 2021. He was born in Muncie, IN on September…


Michael Smith (1966-2021)

Michael E. Smith, age 55, of Wauseon passed away in his home on October 12, 2021. Michael was born on August 21, 1966, to David and Sandra (Rower) Smith. Michael married…


Adam Mapes (1981-2021)

FAYETTE – Adam William Mapes, age 40 of Fayette, died Saturday, October 9, 2021, at University of Toledo Medical Center in Toledo. He was born February 20, 1981, in Adrian, to…


Calvin Worden (1924-2021)

Calvin Z. Worden, 96, of Hicksville, Ohio passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville, with his family by his side. Calvin was born December 16, 1924, in…


Lawrence Wade (1951-2021)

Lawrence Allen “Little Al” Wade, 70, of Montpelier passed away Sunday morning at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on September 6, 1951 in Paulding County…


Edwin Welden (1929-2021)

Edwin Franklin Welden, age 91, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 5:10 P.M. on October 11, 2021, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital after a brief illness. He was a 1947 graduate of…


Janie Popham (1957-2021)

Janie Popham, age 64, of Delta, Ohio, passed away Monday morning, October 11, 2021 at her home. Janie was born in McDowell, Kentucky on January 27, 1957 to Joe and Essie…


Rex “Tony” Richmond (1947-2021)

Rex “Tony” Richmond, 74, of Edgerton passed away Sunday afternoon at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on August 18, 1947 in Montpelier to Rexford E….


Kelly Roehrs (1960-2021)

Kelly S. Roehrs, 61, of Pioneer passed away Monday, October 11th at Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Bryan. She was born on August 18, 1960 in Montpelier to Arlo C….



Marion Lehman (1921-2021)

Marion Emerson Lehman, age 100, lifelong resident of Swanton, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Thursday morning, October 7, 2021 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. Marion was born in Swanton on…


Keith Green (1964-2021)

Keith A. Green, age 57, of Swanton, passed away early Friday, October 8, 2021 in his home. He was born in Logan, West Virginia on February 5, 1964 to the late…