Obituaries

Brooke Lillard (1994-2021)

Brooke Marie Lillard, 27 years, of Bryan, passed away Friday, February 19, 2021, in her residence. Brooke was born, February 16, 1994, in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of Carl and Leann…


Nancy Palmer (1953-2021)

Nancy J. Palmer, age 67, of Stryker and formerly of Iowa, passed away February 21, 2021 at Defiance Inpatient Hospice. Prior to retirement, she worked as a bookkeeper in the construction…



Michael W. Clark (1950-2021)

Michael W. Clark, age 70, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 2:19 A.M. on Friday, February 19, 2021, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, after a brief illness….


Dewila “Jean” Tilton (1931-2021)

Dewila “Jean” (Yoder) Tilton, age 89, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loving and devoted family, Wednesday, February 17, 2021. She was born September 22,…


Linda Blanks (1953-2021)

Linda passed away peacefully early Wednesday, February 17, 2021 with family by her side. Linda was born in Napoleon, Ohio to Jean and Ron VonDeylen and grew up in Whitehouse, Ohio….


Willie Flores (1952-2021)

Willie P. Flores, age 68, of Swanton, Ohio, died peacefully, Wednesday evening, February 17, 2021, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. He was born March 15, 1952 in Toledo, Ohio…


Alice Potter (1938-2021)

Alice Virginia Potter, age 82, of Wauseon passed away February 19, 2021 in Toledo, Ohio. Prior to retirement, she worked at the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center of Henry County for…


Dorothy McKinney (1931-2021)

Dorothy Jean McKinney, 89 years, of West Unity passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Hillside Country Living, Bryan. Dorothy was born on May 5, 1931 in East Liverpool, Ohio, the…


Norma Stambaugh (1928-2021)

Norma Jean Stambaugh, 92years, of Bryan, passed away peacefully, Friday, February 19, 2021, in her home, with her family at her side. Norma was born December 19, 1928, in her family…


Jerry Bush (1941-2021)

Jerry L. Bush, age 79, of Fayette, Ohio, passed away peacefully in his home at 9:46 A.M. on Monday, February 15, 2021.  Mr. Bush was employed by GM Powertrain in Defiance,…


Gene Humbarger (1937-2021)

Gene A. Humbarger, 83, of Bryan, OH, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021, at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. He was born in Florence Township on June 6, 1937, to…


Dwain Startzman, Sr. (1939-2021)

Dwain L. Startzman, Sr., 81, of Montpelier, passed away on February 18, 2021 at his home in Montpelier. He was born on August 2, 1939 in Toledo, OH to LeRoy O….


David “Mike” Davis (1951-2021)

David Michael Davis, lovingly know as Mike, age 69, of Delta, passed away Friday morning, February 19, 2021 in his home surrounded by his loving family.  Mike was born in Middlesboro,…


Ryan Clark (1988-2021)

Ryan S. Clark, age 33, of Delta and formerly of Maumee, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, February 16, 2021. He was born in Toledo on January 26, 1988 to Scott Clark and…


Genevieve Bishop (1931-2021)

Genevieve R. Bishop, 89 years, of Bryan passed away Monday, February 15, 2021 at Hillside Country Living, Bryan. Genevieve was born November 10, 1931 in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of the…


Debra Wheeler (1942-2021)

Debra S. Wheeler, age 79, of Bryan, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021, at McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. She was born on January 28, 1942 in Charleston, West…


Janet Borton (1932-2021)

Janet C. Borton, 88 years, of Alvordton, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at Hillside Country Living, Bryan. Janet was born May 20, 1932, in Alvordton, Ohio, the daughter…


Jeff Krill (1967-2021)

Jeffrey John Krill, age 55, of Montpelier Ohio, passed away at 12:44 P.M. at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.  Mr. Krill was a  graduate of Montpelier High School in…


Vernon Whitson (1938-2021)

Vernon Whitson, age 82, of Wauseon, passed away February 15, 2021 at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. Vernon was born March 13, 1938 in Yellville, Arkansas to the late Henry and Kate…