Obituaries

Jamie Villanueva (1955-2013)

Jamie Villanueva, age 58, of Stryker, passed away July 8, 2013 in his home. He had worked at Napoleon Lynx in Archbold for over 10 years. Jamie was born in Edinburg,…


William J. Short (1934-2013)

William J. Short, 79 of rural Montpelier passed away Thursday July 4, 2013 in the Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan, Ohio. He was born February 26, 1934 at Archbold,…


Phillip L. Malone (1975-2013)

Phillip Lee Malone, II, 38, of Montpelier, passed away on Saturday at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. He was born on March 7, 1975 in Montpelier. Phillip graduated…


Franklin D. New (1940-2013)

Franklin D. “Sonny” New, 72, of Fayette, died Friday afternoon, July 5, 2013, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee, OH. He was born October 19, 1940, in Jenkinjones, West Virginia, to…


Richard C. Held (1925-2013)

Richard Cletus Held, age 88, of Edon, Ohio, passed away peacefully of cancer on July 8, 2013, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center, in Bryan, Ohio, surrounded by his family. Richard was a…


Carl H. Perkins (1936-2013)

Carl H. Perkins, 76, of Fayette, died early Saturday morning, July 6, 2013, at CHP Inpatient Hospice in Defiance, OH. He was born July 23, 1936, in Catlettsburg, KY, to the…


Arnold G. Casty (1933-2013)

Arnold G. Casty, age 80, of Evansport, passed away Friday afternoon, July 5, 2013 in the Otterbein-Lebanon Retirement Community in Lebanon, Ohio. Prior to his retirement, He had worked for the…


Welburn Brawley (1924-2013)

Welburn “Jug” Brawley, 88, of Fayette, died Monday afternoon, July 1, 2013, at Genesis Healthcare – Bryan Center in Bryan, OH. He was born August 13, 1924, in Burlington, OH, to…


Juanita L. Brandt (1942-2013)

Juanita L. Brandt, 71, of Montpelier died early Thursday morning at the Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan, Ohio. She was born on May 1, 1942 in Bridgewater Township to…


Joyce M. Kramer (1929-2013)

Joyce M. Kramer, age 83, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday evening, July 2, 2013 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Her first job was to serve as a secretary to Judge Newcomer…


Alta M. Bordner (1917-2013)

Alta M. Bordner, 95 passed away Thursday June 27, 2013 at her son’s home in Knoxville, Tennessee. She was born December 22, 1917 in Montpelier to Harley J. and Rosa R….


Kaleb W. McLaughlin (1993-2013)

Kaleb W. “K-Bob” McLaughlin, 20, of Pioneer, died early Monday morning as the result of an auto accident in rural Pioneer. He was born on June 4, 1993, in Defiance, Ohio,…


Lloyd H. Siegel (1929-2013)

Lloyd H. Siegel, 83, of West Unity, died Thursday evening, June 20, 2013, surrounded by his family, at Genesis Healthcare-Bryan Center in Bryan, OH. He was born July 3, 1929, in…


Charles M. Knight (1953-2013)

Charles M. Knight, age 77, died at 2:57 P.M. on Friday, June 28, 2013, at Vibra Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana where he was a patient after an illness of three…


Nadine K. Morehouse (1951-2013)

Nadine K. Morehouse, age 62 years, of Defiance, passed away Thursday evening, June 20, 2013, in her home following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born February 24, 1951, in…


Harold W. Schultz (1937-2013)

Harold W. Schultz, age 76 years, of Pettisville, passed away suddenly Friday, June 28, 2013, at his farm home. He was born January 10, 1937, near Archbold, the son of Walter…


Nola M. Buehrer (1928-2013)

Nola M. Buehrer, age 84, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at her home in Wauseon. She was born in Stryker, Ohio on July 31, 1928 to Harry and Meta…


Lucille N. Liechty (1910-2013)

Lucille N. Liechty, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 13, 2013, in the home of her daughter and son-inlaw, Marilyn and Don Harris, in Burke, Viriginia, where she resided since September…


Charlotte M. Hardy (1927-2013)

Charlotte M. (Kemper) Hardy, 85, of Cynthia Drive, Fayette, died Saturday evening, June 15, 2013, at her home. She was born October 19, 1927, in Toledo, OH, to the late Albert…


Glen R. Frank, Sr. (1931-2013)

Glen R. Frank, Sr., age 82, of Edon, Ohio, died at 5:14 A.M. on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, shortly after admittance to Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Bryan. Mr. Frank…