Obituaries



Ruth M. Lumbrezer (1921-2012)

Ruth Mary Lumbrezer, 90, of Co. Rd. 22, Fayette, died Tuesday afternoon, October 16, 2012, at the Swanton Health Care nursing home in Swanton, OH. She was born November 12, 1921,…


Mary I. Baker (1914-2012)

Mary I. Baker, 97, of rural Waldron, MI, died Tuesday morning, October 16, 2012, at her home. She was born on December 15, 1914, in Fulton County, OH, to the late…


Jason Saneholtz (1973-2012)

Jason “Carter” Saneholtz, 39, of Montpelier died Thursday morning in a traffic accident outside of Montpelier.  He was born June 1, 1973 in Euclid Ohio to James and Kay (Kiester) Saneholtz. …


Florence A. Roth (1919-2012)

Florence A. Roth, age 93, of Archbold, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, early Sunday morning, October 7, 2012 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She…


Merve E. Dick (1922 – 2012)

Merve E. Dick, 90, of Montpelier died Thursday at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier.  He was born on May 19, 1922 in Madison Township, Williams County, Ohio to Mervin E….


Edith M. Durst (1922 – 2012)

Edith M. Durst, 90 years, of West Unity, passed away Monday, September 24, 2012 at Hillside Country Living, rural Bryan.  Edith was born April 2, 1922 in Ripley, West Virginia, the…



Paul J. Arnos (1921 – 2012)

Paul J. Arnos, 91, rural Stryker, passed away Sunday, September 9, 2012 at the Lutheran Home in Napoleon. Prior to his retirement, he had been a lifelong area farmer. Paul was…


Gary Dean Delphous (1956 – 2012)

Gary Dean Delphous, 56, of E. Main St., Fayette, died early Saturday morning, September 22, 2012, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. He was born on July 18, 1956, in Toledo, to…


Tommy Lee Brown, Sr. (1952 – 2012)

Tommy Lee Brown, Sr., 59, of Montpelier died Wednesday evening at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center in Defiance, Ohio.  He was born September 24, 1952 in Adrian, Michigan to Edward…



Ronald L. Kunkel (1945-2012)

Ronald L. Kunkel, 67, Montpelier, died early Friday morning at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier.  He was born July 8, 1945 in Angola, Indiana to Lester J. and Donna M….


Herbert Leininger (1941 – 2012)

Herbert “Chuck” Leininger, Jr. 71 of Montpelier died Wednesday afternoon at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center in Defiance.  He was born on June 20th 1941 in Henry County, Ohio to…


Sophia M. Gear (1906 – 2012)

Sophia M. Gear, 106 of Waldron, Michigan died Monday evening, September 3rd 2012 at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier.  She was born on January 23 rd 1906 in Ransom Township,…


Clarence F. Montgomery (1915 – 2012)

Clarence F Montgomery, (Carnie), 97 years, of rural Montpelier, passed away Tuesday September 4, 2012, in his home with his family by his side, under the care of Hospice of Williams…


Rita Mae Borton (1941 – 2012)

Rita Mae Borton, 70, of Stryker, OH, formerly of Fayette, died early Sunday morning, September 2, 2012, at the Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice in Defiance, OH, following a brief battle…


Junell D. Zedaker (1924-2012)

Junell D. Zedaker, 87, Bryan, passed away in the arms of her family Friday evening August 24, 2012 at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Zedaker was born in Bryan, Ohio on…