Obituaries

Kenneth Dick (1930-2020)

Kenneth G. Dick, age 89, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away Saturday afternoon, August 29, 2020 at Defiance Inpatient Hospice.  He was born November 14, 1930 in Bryan, Ohio to George Washington…


Theresa Shaffer (1973-2020)

Theresa K. Shaffer, 47 years, of West Unity, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020, in St. Luke’s Hospital, Maumee. Theresa was born April 25, 1973, in Montpelier, the daughter of Clair…


Susan Short (1950-2020)

Susan Lillian Short, 70, of Sylvania, Ohio, passed away peacefully, in her home, on Tuesday, August 25, 2020. She was born on the 4th of July in 1950, in Wauseon, Ohio….


James Coolman (1943-2020)

James E. Coolman, 77, of Montpelier passed away Thursday evening at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Montpelier. He was born on February 23, 1943 in Adrian, Michigan to Everett L….


Lois Weirauch (1939-2020)

Lois Ann Weirauch, age 81, of Wauseon, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020, at CHP – Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice with her family by her side, she went to her Heavenly…


Maynard Sauder (1932-2020)

Maynard L. Sauder, 88, passed away peacefully, August 28, 2020, at Fairlawn Haven Special Care Neighborhood, Archbold, after a long and fruitful life. He was born in Archbold, Ohio, on February…


Christy Wyatt (1948-2020)

Christy Ann Wyatt, 72 years, of Stryker, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Center, Bryan, Ohio. Christy was born May 8, 1948 in Nashua, New…


Dr. David Scott (1962-2020)

Dr. David Laurel Scott, 57, of Santa Maria, CA, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 20, 2020, at the Marian Medical Center in Santa Maria after an…


Betty Clark (1930-2020)

Betty L. Bostater Clark, 90 years, of West Unity, Ohio peacefully passed away Monday, August 24, 2020 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center, Defiance. Betty was born March 24, 1930,…


Vern Hootman (1934-2020)

Vern H. Hootman, age 85, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 12:10 A.M. on Friday, August 21, 2020, in his home after a brief illness.  Mr. Hootman was a 1952 graduate…


Lois Symington (1935-2020)

It is with saddened hearts that the daughters of Lois Symington announce the passing of their dear mother on August 24, 2020 at the age of 85 after a brief stay…


Carol Pilarski (1936-2020)

Carol Ann Pilarski, age 84, of Stryker, Ohio, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2020, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance. Over the years Carol worked at the Bryan…


Lawrence Lineberger (1936-2020)

Lawrence L. Lineberger, age 84, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 3:25 A.M. on Tuesday, August 25, 2020, at SKLD Health Care Center in Bryan, Ohio, where he was a resident….


James Blalock (1933-2020)

James C. Blalock, age 87, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 3:23 P.M. on Tuesday, August 25, 2020, in his home after an extended illness. Mr. Blalock was a 1951 graduate…


Maybelle Knoop (1942-2020)

Maybelle A. Knoop, age 78, of Archbold, passed away unexpectedly in her home on Monday, August 24, 2020. Maybelle had owned and operated the Matt-Mar Tire Company in Gladwin, Michigan for…


Pauline Oxenrider (1926-2020)

Pauline Lenore Oxenrider, 94 years, of Bryan, passed away Sunday, August 23, 2020 at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home, Montpelier, with her family at her side. Lenore was born June 8, 1926…


Izabelle Klever

Izabelle Reign Klever passed away on August 24, 2020, in the loving arms of her mother and father. Despite her short time on Earth, she was deeply loved and brought immense…


Alexander “AJ” Day (1995-2020)

Alexander “AJ” James Day, born September 12, 1995 , left is place here on earth August 18, 2020 in Deland, Florida. A.J was formerly from West Unity, Ohio. AJ is survived…


Derek Short (1984-2020)

Derek T. Short (Pete) age 35, of Stryker Ohio passed away suddenly Saturday morning, August 22, 2020, at his home. He was born October 21st, 1984 at Toledo Hospital, the son…


Laurine Pfaffenberger (1949-2020)

Laurine (Jackie) Pfaffenberger, age 71, of Wauseon, passed away August 22, 2020, at Swanton Valley Health Care. Laurine was born on January 18, 1949, to the late Robert and Laurine (Geidhen)…