Obituaries

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…


Tom A. McMillen (1960-2013)

Tom A. McMillen, 52, of Pioneer died late Thursday night at the Community Hospital and Wellness Center in Bryan after a brief illness. He was born on November 7, 1960 in…


Iris McCain (1935-2013)

Iris I. McCain, age 78, of Montpelier, passed away on Saturday March 30, 2013 at Bryan Care & Rehabilitation Center in Bryan. She was born on February 6, 1935 in Providence,…


Albert W. Heaton (1930-2013)

Albert W. “Bud” Heaton, 82 of Montpelier died Sunday Evening, March 31st 2013 at the Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Bryan. He was born on July 4th 1930 in Ponca,…


Sharon Breier (1945-2013)

Sharon “Sue” Breier, age 68, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday morning, March 26, 2013, in her home. Prior to her retirement she had worked as a machinist for over 40 years…


Gary Reamsnyder (1950-2013)

Gary A. Reamsnyder, 62, of Lake Panasoffkee, Florida passed away on March 14, 2013 in Leesburg, Florida. Gary was born on March 28, 1950 in Wauseon to Robert and Thelma (Strayer)…


James D. Kasper (1931-2013)

James D. Kasper, 81, of Montpelier died Thursday, March 21st at the Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center in Bryan. He was born on August 8, 1931 in Swanton Ohio to Fred…


Charles W. Welsh (1931-2013)

Charles W. Welsh, age 94, of Montpelier, passed away March 23, 2013 at Hillside Country Living near Bryan. He was born on June 22, 1919 in Toledo, Ohio, to the late…


Martha M. Juillard (1923-2013)

Martha Marie Juillard, age 90, of Stryker, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013 at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center. Prior to her retirement, Martha had worked as a bank teller for…


William E. Kissinger (1935-2013)

William E. (Bill) Kissinger of Edon, Ohio passed away at his home Saturday, March, 23, 2013. He was born July 24, 1935 in his parents’ home near Blakeslee, Ohio to Maxine…


Forest James Lutz (1933-2013)

Forest James (Jim) Lutz of rural Edon passed away on Tuesday, March 19th, surrounded by his loving wife of 56 years and his family. Jim was the son of the late…


Eldred Hug (1917-2013)

Eldred Hug, age 95, of rural Edon, Ohio, died at 8:40 A.M. on Friday, March 22, 2013, in the Defiance Inpatient Hospice Center, surrounded by family. A pillar of the community,…


Gladys R. Lewis (1939-2013)

Gladys R. Lewis, 73 of Montpelier died peacefully Thursday, March 21st in Montpelier. She was born October 29th 1939 in Jackson, Michigan to Earl and Hattie (Sierer) Williams. She is survived…


Phyllis B. Riviere (1923-2013)

Phyllis B. Riviere, 89, of Fayette, died Saturday afternoon, March 16, 2013, at the Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice in Defiance, OH. She was born June 18, 1923, in Lenawee County,…


Dr. Roger S. Ely, DDS (1926-2013)

Dr. Roger S. Ely, DDS, 86 of Montpelier died Thursday morning, March 14th at Hillside Country Living in rural Bryan after an extended illness.  Roger was born on October 27th 1926…


Margaret Hiner (1921-2013)

Margaret Edres Hiner, 91 of Pioneer died Tuesday March 12th at Bryan Care and Rehab in Bryan. She was born on December 4, 1921 in Amboy Township, Hillsdale County Michigan to…


Rebecca Gambler (1946-2013)

Rebecca E. Gambler, age 66, of Montpelier, passed away early Saturday morning March 9, 2013 in her home. She was born on October 12, 1946 in Urbana, Illinois to the late…