Obituaries

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)…



Eugenia “Jean” Haas (1926-2020)

Eugenia “Jean” Louise Haas, 94, of Clemmons, N.C., and formerly of Wauseon, passed away Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020. Jean was born June 16, 1926, in Liberty Center to the late James…


Pamela Underwood (1949-2020)

Pamela Lynne Underwood, 70 years, of Montpelier, Ohio passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020 in her residence. Pamela was born December 3, 1949 in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of the late…


Kathy Porath (1961-2020)

Kathy Sue Porath, age 58 years young, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 17, at her home in Findlay, Ohio. Born on December 23, 1961 in Bryan, Ohio to Doris (Colon)…


Frederick Phillips (1950-2020)

Fredrick Lee Phillips, 69, of Wauseon passed away Saturday Aug. 8, 2020. He was born Sept. 14, 1950. Fred, who was referred to as”GiGi” by his great-grandkids, enjoyed spending time with…


Archie Kauffman (1921-2020)

Archie Kauffman, age 99 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday evening, August 17, 2020 at Fulton County Health Center surrounded by his family. He was born April 2, 1921 at Midland,…


Dinah Stiltner (1957-2020)

Dinah M. Stiltner, age 63, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Cleveland Clinic after a valiant battle with cancer. She worked in Sales Support at CE Electronics in Bryan. Dinah…


Alice Hancock (1941-2020)

Alice N. Hancock, age 78, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 6:45 A.M. on Friday, April 3, 2020, surrounded by her family, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio,…


Nancy Cliffton (1936-2020)

Nancy Ann Cliffton, 83 years, of Montpelier, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at Mercy Health St. Anne’s Hospital, Toledo.  Nancy was born December 21, 1936, in Montpelier, Ohio, the daughter…



Virginia Whitmire (1920-2020)

Virginia R. Whitmire, age 99, of Tampa, Florida and longtime resident of Delta, passed away August 12, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital Hospice Care in Tampa, Florida. Virginia was born in…