Obituaries

Dennis Stark (1956-2022)

Dennis Paul Stark, age 66, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 7:30 P.M. on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice, near Defiance, Ohio, after an extended illness….


Linda Stewart (1949-2022)

Linda Kay (Stark) Stewart, age 72, of Sarasota, Florida, passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2022, at Village on the Isle in Sarasota after an extended illness. Linda was a 1967…


Donald Gearig (1946-2022)

Donald Lee Gearig, age 76, of Wauseon, passed away May 10, 2022, at the Lakes of Monclova in Maumee. Donald was born on January 28, 1946, in Wauseon to the late…


Christine Cogswell (1960-2022)

Christine Marie (Chris) Cogswell, 62, of Montpelier, passed away Thursday, May 12, 2022 at the University of Toledo Medical Center after an extended illness. Chris was born March 25, 1960 at…


Shirley Stuckey (1944-2022)

Shirley I. Stuckey, age 78 years, of Archbold passed away early Wednesday morning, May 11, 2022 at Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center. She was born March 3, 1944 in Wauseon to…



Scott Werder (1961-2022)

Scott Brooke Werder, age 60, of Wauseon, passed away on May 4, 2022, at the Regency Hospital in Sylvania. Scott worked as a mechanic at S-W Mills and formerly worked at…


Galen “Gator” Wisda (1980-2022)

Galen David “Gator” Wisda, age 42, who grew up in Delta and had lived near Archbold, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022, surrounded by his family following a long battle with…


Martin Cox (1946-2022)

Martin E. Cox, age 75, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away early on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at the  Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center. Marty was a former member of the Williams…


David Higginbotham (1961-2022)

David L. Higginbotham, age 61, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away late Monday afternoon, May 9, 2022, at the home of his brother and sister-in-law in Montpelier, Ohio, after a brief illness….


Dawn Bolyard (1958-2022)

Dawn R. (Dominique) Bolyard, age 63, of Swanton, Ohio, entered into eternal life, Saturday morning, May 7, 2022 at Ebeid Promedica Hospice in Sylvania. Dawn was born August 23, 1958 in…


Norman McClure (1951-2022)

Norman Douglas McClure, 71, a former resident of Bryan, Ohio, died May 4, 2022, at The Living Center, Marshall, Missouri, while under hospice care. The son of the Rev. Darl B….


Guadalupe Huerta (1938-2022)

Guadalupe Garza Huerta “Lupe” age 83 of Archbold, Ohio. Lupe passed away peacefully in his home following a brief illness on May 4th, 2022. He was born on November 9th, 1938…


LaVonne Bliss (1923-2022)

LaVonne Mary Bliss, age 98, of Wauseon, passed away on May 8, 2022, at the Fulton County Health Center. LaVonne spent her life caring for her family and her home. LaVonne…


Janice Riehle (1942-2022)

Janice J. Riehle, age 79, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 11:24 A.M. on Friday, May 6, 2022, at Dream Haven Assisted Living in Edgerton, where she was a resident. Mrs….


Patricia Dowling (1938-2022)

Patricia Ann Dowling passed away suddenly in her home early in the morning on Saturday May 7, 2022. Patricia (Patsy) was born on January 15, 1938 in Metamora, Ohio to Wendell…


Wanda Harrison (1928-2022)

Wanda (Young) Harrison, age 93, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away early on Sunday, May 8, 2022 at Fountain Park in Bryan following an extended illness. Wanda was a longtime member of…


Brian Gunn (1964-2022)

Brian L. Gunn, 58, of Montpelier passed away Saturday, May 7, 2022 at his home. He was born in Montpelier, Ohio on June 14, 1964 to Leland Dean and Darlene Yvonne…


Delores Valentine (1928-2022)

Delores M. Valentine, age 93, of Wauseon, passed away on Friday, May 6, 2022 at Kingston of Perrysburg. Prior to her retirement she had worked as a secretary for the Jeep…


Jack Daft (1930-2022)

Jack O. Daft, 91, of Montpelier passed away Thursday, May 5, 2022 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. He was born in Stryker, Ohio on September 30, 1930 to Ivo V. and…