Obituaries

Dawn Lamberts (1963-2020)

Dawn was a woman who was loved by everyone, who always helped others, and  put others’ needs before her own. Like her namesake, her smile brought light, warmth, and happiness to those who…


Lori Sallows (1964-2020)

Lori Jean Sallows, age 56, Brooklyn, Michigan, peacefully went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, surrounded by her treasured family. She was born April…


Guadalupe Galvan, Jr. (1957-2020)

Guadalupe Galvan Jr., age 63 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday afternoon, December 21, 2020, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice. He was born March 20, 1957, at Mission, TX, the…


Gary Crudele (1954-2020)

Gary Alan Crudele, 66, of Stow, OH passed away on Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Summa Health System-Akron Campus in Akron, OH. He was born on July 28, 1954 in Ashtabula,…


Troy Michael (1966-2020)

Troy L. Michael, age 54, of Montpelier, passed away at 10:04 on Saturday, December 19, 2020, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers- Bryan. He was a maintenance coordinator at Archbold Furniture…


Doris Riegsecker (1932-2020)

On Tuesday, December 22, 2020 Doris C. Riegsecker went home to be with her Savior! Doris was 88 when she passed away at Genacross Lutheran Home in Napoleon. She was born…


Jerry Yoder, Sr. (1941-2020)

Jerry L. Yoder, Sr., 79, of Pioneer, passed away at his home Monday morning. He was born August 4, 1941 in Coldwater, Michigan to Forrest Yoder and Helen (Harrington) Yoder-Hill.  He lived…


Ben Ashbaugh ((1950-2020)

Ben Frank Ashbaugh, 70 years old of West unity Ohio passed  away early Tuesday morning December 22, 2020 at Evergreen Manor in Montpelier Ohio, to be with his beloved wife of…


Diana Mundhenk (1949-2020)

Diana L (Davis) Mundhenk, 71, of Wauseon passed away Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center. She was born April 20, 1949, in Adrian, Mich., to the late…


Robert “Cowboy” Sailer (1945-2020)

Robert G. “Cowboy” Sailer, 74 years of Hicksville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, at SKLD-Bryan Center, Bryan. Cowboy was born Dec. 24, 1945, in Mark Center, Ohio, the son of…



Joyce Covert (1920-2020)

M. Joyce Covert, 100 years, of Bryan, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020, at Evergreen Manor Nursing Center, Montpelier. Joyce was born June 22, 1920, in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of…


Frank Brown II (1949-2020)

Frank Gregory Brown II, 71 years, of Coldwater, Michigan, and a former resident of Defiance, Ohio, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020, in his home with his family by his side….


Melvin Palmerton (1953-2020)

Melvin D. Palmerton, age 67, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 6:05 P.M. on Sunday, December 20, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family. Mel was a 1972 graduate of…


Billie McLellan (1947-2020)

Billie Allan McLellan, age 73, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away Tuesday evening, December 15, 2020 at St. Luke’s hospital in Maumee, Ohio. She was born on February 13, 1947 in Toledo,…


Nancy Grime (1947-2020)

Nancy Carol Grime, age 73, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away early Friday morning, December 18, 2020 due to complications from COVID-19. She was born on January 3, 1947 in Tennessee to…


Sharon Livensparger (1944-2020)

Sharon K. Livensparger, age 76, of Edon, Ohio, passed away early on Sunday morning, December 20, 2020, at SKLD HealthCare, Bryan Center, where she was a resident. Mrs. Livensparger was a…


James Onweller (1929-2020)

James E. Onweller, age 91, of Wauseon, passed away peacefully Friday evening, December 18, 2020 at his daughter’s home in Defiance. He was born on May 28, 1929, in Wauseon to…


Robert Rogers (1941-2020)

Robert Earl Rogers, 79 years, of Bryan, passed away Thursday, December 17, 2020, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers, Bryan.  Bob was born July 7, 1941, in Portageville, Missouri, the son…


Jerry Hullinger (1952-2020)

Jerry W. Hullinger, age 68, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020, at SKLD HealthCare, Bryan, where he was a resident. Mr. Hullinger was a…