Previously Listed Perrysburg Messenger Journal Obituaries 2010



GALE D. CALDWELL

Gale D. Caldwell, 74, of Perrysburg, died Thursday, December 23, 2010, in his home. He was born in Perrysburg on May 21, 1936, to Carlton and Margarete (Hallier) Caldwell and was married on June 11, 1987 to Carol Harris Knopp.
Mr. Caldwell was a 1954 Perrysburg High School graduate and a veteran of the United States Air Force. He worked as an operating engineer on many road construction projects. His memberships included the American Legion, Perrysburg Exchange Club and Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg. He was an avid fan of both the Cleveland Browns and The Ohio State University and enjoyed traveling, baseball and basketball, gardening, growing roses, music, and loved to read.
He is survived by his wife, Carol; daughter, Ria Annelies Caldwell; sister, Gloria (Tom) Easterwood; brother, Garth (Mary) Caldwell; brother-in-law, James Knopp; nieces, Peggy (Jerry) Ortman, Vicki (Mike) Middleton, Valerie (Bob) Eberhart, Chris Taylor, Jamie Boling; nephews, Guy (Crystal) Easterwood, Garth (Karen) Easterwood, Mike (Connie) Kazmaier, Mitch Kazmaier, many great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Margarete ÒPeggyÓ Kazmaier, brother, Grant Caldwell, and nephew Mark Kazmaier.
Memorial services were held Tuesday, December 28, in Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg, with Pastor Ann Marshall officiating. Burial was private. Arrangements were made by Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.
Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to Zoar Lutheran Church or to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 E. River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.






MARGARET C. HAMEN

Margaret C. Hamen, 92, of Pemberville, Ohio, died Thursday, December 23, 2010, at Otterbein-Portage Valley Retirement Village, Pemberville. On March 20, 1918 she was born to Fred and Elizabeth (Wiegman) Titkemeier in Pemberville. She married Lowell Hamen on November 29, 1941, in Pemberville.
Mrs. Hamen was a homemaker and her memberships include: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Pemberville, church Women's Circle, sang in the choir, Sunday school teacher, Wood County Farm Bureau and pinochle club.
She is survived by her sons, Mark (Rody) Hamen of Rossford, Ron (Sharon) Hamen of Temperance, Michigan, Jim (Sue) Hamen of Pemberville; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, seven great-great -grandchildren; sister Lorene Roy of Genoa, and brother Fritz Titkemeier of Genoa. She was preceded in death by her husband, on April 9, 1985; brothers, Frank, Herbert and Robert Titkemeier; sisters, Ruth McKee, Lois Loomis and Eunice Hartenfeld.
Funeral services will be conducted today, Wednesday, December 29, at 11 a.m., from Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Pemberville, where there will be additional visitation from 10 a.m. until time of services. Officiating will be Rev. Matthew Musteric. Interment will be in Pemberville Cemetery, Pemberville. There will be a bereavement luncheon served at the church immediately following the cemetery committal services. Arrangements were made by Marsh Funeral Home, Pemberville.
Considerations for memorial contributions are: Bethlehem Lutheran Church Choir, Pemberville, or the choice of the donor.


ELIZABETH SICKLES

Elizabeth Ann (Betty) Palm Sickles, of Perrysburg, died unexpectedly after a brief illness at St. Luke's Hospital on December 1. She was raised in West Toledo and later embraced Perrysburg as her home. She was born to H. Palm and Margaret (Schmidt) Palm. She attended the West Toledo School of St. Pius X, and continued her education at Central Catholic High School, graduating in 1969.
Following in her mother's footsteps as a nurse, Mrs. Sickles enrolled and graduated from the St. Vincent's School of Nursing. She was the recipient of the Mother Marguerite d'Youville Award for her academic achievements at St. Vincent's. After graduation, she worked at St. Vincent Hospital for 20 years in the oncology unit. She also worked as a nurse in Peer Review for 15 years.
Mrs. Sickles was known by all as an encyclopedia of medical knowledge. She used this knowledge, combined with her kind nature, to care for her patients and all who knew her. She gave of her professional and personal skills to assist neighbors and friends through minor and major illnesses. She helped care for her sister-in-law, Diane Sickles and was the sole caregiver for three years for her mother, Margaret, before their deaths.
Aside from her nursing career, she was an avid walker, making the rounds of her neighborhood.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, John Sickles, Perrysburg; her brother, Frederick Palm, Toledo; nephew Andrew Palm (Michele), Toledo; sister-in-law, Cloris Palm, Toledo; nieces Nicole Naylor (John) and Therese Cole (Larry); her aunt, Margaret Schmidt; and cousins Mary Ostrosky, Kathryn Strzesynski and Betty Cook. She also is survived by her father-in-law, William Sickles, Perrysburg; James Sickles, brother-in-law; and special family friends Mary Degnan and Patricia Degnan Corrigan (Gary) and many colleagues and friends.
She was predeceased by her parents; uncle, James (Bud) Schmidt; aunt and uncle, Midge and Lemuel Hawk; sister-in-law, Diane Sickles; and mother-in-law, Jesse Sickles.
Burial services were private and held at Ft. Meigs Cemetery. A celebration of Betty's life in a memorial Mass of Resurrections was held December 11, at St. Pius X. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Pius X Parish or the Toledo Humane Society. Arrangements were handled by Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.




PATRICIA GOODBODY

Patricia "Teta" Elise Christy Woodland Goodbody, 82, died December 21, 2010. She was born to Daniel Christy, Sr. and Elise (Bowman) Christy.
Her father was president of The Christy Company and the Croghan Colonial Bank.
Mrs. Goodbody's adventures included riding and hunting with her family as a young girl in Ohio, winning numerous ribbons and trophies for equitation classes, attending Vassar College in 1946, graduating from Bowling Green State University in 1950, teaching synchronized swimming, writing a book for women to help them understand football and modeling for Patricia Stevens Academy in Toledo. She was active in the League of Women Voters, Camp Yukita, Camp Fire Girls, St. Timothy's Episcopal Church in Perrysburg, and president of the Middle Keys Orchestra Association in Marathon, Florida.
Her numerous vocations included being consumer affairs representative for Master Card, creating yearly recipe booklets for the Fremont Kraut Company as well as appearing on radio and television throughout the country to promote their product. She founded "Dream Wear" for which she designed and created sleepwear for women who have had mastectomies.
She grew up fishing and boating off Manitoulin Island near Kagawong, Ontario. She fished primarily at the La Garita Club in southern Colorado and at Rockwell Trout Club in Ohio. She had just completed her 45th year of distance swimming. Her life travels moved her from Ohio to Marathon in the Florida Keys and finally to Colorado. She and her family traveled around the world together and her trip to Vienna in September marked 40 years of traveling abroad.
She is survived by her daughter Christy Woodland, son John Woodland, M.D., son-in-law Mark Ferguson, daughter-in-law Betty Ann Woodland and grandsons Luke Woodland and Bryce Woodland. She was preceded in death by her first husband Jack Woodland, second husband Garrett Goodbody, brothers, D. LaMar Christy, Jr. and Earl Christy,
In honor of her memory services will be held at the Beaver Creek Chapel in Beaver Creek, Colorado on Sunday, January 2, 2011 at 1 p.m. MST and in Perrysburg, at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church on the same date at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations be made to "Room to Read" or The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, Vail, Colorado.


 

RUSSELL "BUD" BEMAN

Russell C. "Bud" Beman, 84, of Perrysburg, died unexpectedly on Monday December 13, 2010, at St. Luke's Hospital. He was born in Dowling, Ohio, on September 3, 1926, to Clare and Harriett (Bruce) Beman. He was employed at Emery Freight for 12 years, retiring in 1988. Prior to this, Mr. Beman was a real estate agent for 26 years. Most recently, he worked for St. Luke's Hospital as a courtesy driver. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of American Legion Post #28 and St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Thelma Beman; son, Gary Beman; daughter, Karen (Dan Smith) Schultz; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and sister, Melda "Cookie" Vidra. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Scott Beman, and sisters, Ardah Kinsey and Yvonne Spackey.
Funeral services were held Friday, December 17, at the Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home, Maumee. Interment was in St. Rose Cemetery, Perrysburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Catholic Church 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.






MILTON BENNETT JR.

Milton Walker Bennett Jr. died December 13, 2010. He was born October 12, 1925, in Erie, Pennsylvania, to Milton Walker and Anna Hartley Bennett. He was raised in Adrian, Michigan, and moved to Toledo in 1942. He served as a member of the United States Army Air Corps from January 1944 until December 1945. On January 17, 1945, the B-24 airplane on which he served as an aerial gunner crashed in Sweden. Although the pilot had bailed out, the plane landed upright as he rode it to the ground.
He received his bachelor of engineering from the University of Toledo in 1948, and his master of science degree in chemical engineering from Case Western Institute of Technology in 1950. On March 21, 1948, he and Marilyn Kratt were married at the First Baptist Church of Toledo.
Mr. Bennett was a member of First Baptist Church of Greater Toledo for 67 years and served as past president of the Executive Council in addition to spearheading numerous building programs and boards. He was a past president of the Ohio Baptist Convention, past treasurer of the ABC/USA and a past trustee of Judson College, Elgin, Illinois. He was a past president and is a trustee for life of the YMCA of Metro Toledo and was a former district commissioner and Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts of America. He received the Silver Beaver Award from the BSA in 1972. He also served as a past president of the Northwest Ohio Restaurant Association and a member of the Toledo Rotary Club.
He served as the chairman of Bennett Enterprise, Inc. After joining his father in the restaurant business in 1950, he and his brother became primary operators upon the death of their father in 1951. They became successful owners of numerous restaurants and hotels in the greater Toledo area.
He also was an active member of the Masonic community. Masonic affiliations include: Barton Smith Lodge #613 (60 years), Toledo Commandery #7, K.T. (60 years), Toledo Council #33 (60 years), Fort Meigs Chapter #29, RAM. He was an Honorary 33¡ of the Valley of Toledo AASR, a member of Zenobia Shrine, Toledo Court #21, Royal Order of Jesters, St. Thomas Conclave, Red Cross of Constantine, Ohio College, SRICF.
He was a recipient of the DeMolay Legion of Honor and the Rainbow Grand Cross of Color. He was a 50-year member of Palestine Chapter, #51, OES. where he served as worthy patron five times.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Marilyn; sons, David (Gwen) of Loveland, Ohio, and Gary of Perrysburg; daughters, Carol (David) Clarke of Toledo, and Susan (Michael) Dunlap of Purcellville, Virginia; grandchildren, Robert (Kerri) Bennett, Allison Bennett, Stephanie (Kyle) Wesling, Melissa Clarke, Elizabeth (David) Zaenger, Lauren Clarke, Richard Dunlap, Thomas Dunlap, Courtney (Mark) Watson, Amanda Bennett, Daniel Bennett; great-grandchildren, Megan and JT Bennett and Morgan Watson, and brother, David (Susan) Bennett of Perrysburg.
Order of Eastern Star and Masonic services were held Wednesday, December 15, at the Ansberg-West Funeral Home, Toledo. Funeral services were held Thursday, December 16, at the First Baptist Church of Greater Toledo.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Greater Toledo, the YMCA of Metropolitan Toledo, the Boy Scouts of America or the Ohio Eastern Star Home.


JACQUELINE ELLIS

Jacqueline "Jackie" Ellis, 78, of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, December 15, 2010, in Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. She was born November 19, 1932, in Columbus, Ohio, to David and Cecelia (Mattox) Evans. On October 17, 1953, in Toledo, she married John "Jack" Ellis.
She worked for 18 years as a secretary for the Ohio Education Association in Toledo. She was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg. She enjoyed animals, working around her home, decorating and making ceramics. Over the years she and her husband would build homes, live in them and then move on to the next project.
Ms. Ellis is survived by her daughter, Mandy (Steve) Woodbury of Walbridge; grandson, Christopher Woodbury of Marysville, Ohio; granddaughter, Shannon Woodbury of Canal Winchester, Ohio; sister, Delores St. John of Waterville, and niece, Cindy Jacob of Toledo. She was preceded in death by her husband, John, on April 19, 2003. She also was preceded in death by her son, Matthew Ellis.
There was no visitation or services. Arrangements were made by the Robinson-Walker Funeral Home and Crematory of Genoa.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wood County Humane Society, 801 Van Camp Road, Bowling Green, Ohio 43402-9332.




CHARLES HESS

Charles James Hess, 85, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, December 18, 2010, at the Manor At Perrysburg. He was born May 25, 1925, in Crystal City, Missouri, to Charles and Emma (Dietrich) Hess.
Mr. Hess grew up in Perrysburg; was a graduate of St. Rose School and Perrysburg High School, where he played the trumpet in the school band, and was on the football team. He remained very close with his school friends throughout his life.
In 1942, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, and was awarded a Purple Heart for his heroism while serving in Guam and Guadalcanal. He attended Bowling Green State University, where he studied accounting and was a member of the football team.
He married Jane Weller on June 21, 1946, at St. Rose Church, where he and his family were lifelong parishioners. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Mr. Hess worked and retired as a supervisor at the Libbey-Owens-Ford East Broadway plant, where he had worked for more than 30 years. He had numerous hobbies, ranging from music to woodworking, gardening and fishing.
His carpentry skills enabled him to build a sizeable addition to his home. His passion for building grew significantly post retirement, with a unique skill at design/building furniture and art pieces. One notable project was inspired by a visit to MonetÕs garden, Giverny, in France. His interpretation included a unique pergola and arbor. Mr. Hess often assisted the Country Garden Club on many of its biannual flower shows, using his woodworking/gardening skills. He made rocking horses for his grandchildren, and other woodworking projects for this family.
His love of the arts was contrasted across several genres, such as jazz trumpet and the Strauss Waltz. His unique blend of activities included wine making and the upkeep of his garden of fresh vegetables and herbs. He enjoyed playing competitive handball at the Central YMCA
He was an avid fisherman. He and his wife spent many summers in Canada and throughout the United States visiting their children, and at their family cottage at Sand Beach.
He is survived by his children, Camela (Steve) Nitschke of Perrysburg, Stephen (Dana) Hess of Dublin, Ohio, Molly (Jack) Carpenter of Maumee, David Hess of Westfield New Jersey and Charles (Jennifer) Hess of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren, Meigen (Scott) McIntyre, Heather (Andrew) Westmeyer, Maribeth Nitschke, Stephen Nitschke, Taylor Hess, Logan Hess, Ryan Hess, Keegan Hess, Parker Hess, Griffen Hess, Emmet Hess; five great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and their families.
Friends will be received today, December 22, from 3 to 9 p.m., at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where a Scripture Service will begin at 7 p.m. Prayers will begin in the funeral home on Thursday, December 23, at 10:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m., at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Rose Cemetery.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider St. Rose Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551, The Salvation Army, 620 North Erie Street, Toledo, Ohio 43604, or The Wood County Burial Corps, c/o the American Legion Post 28, 130 West Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.



RUTH MORELOCK

Ruth B. Morelock, 88, formerly of Dunbridge, Ohio, died Thursday, December 16, 2010, at Wood Haven Health Care in Bowling Green, Ohio. She was born in Dunbridge, on January 10, 1922, to Lewis and Ada (Getz) Morelock.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Luella DeWese; brother, Lewis Morelock Jr., and half-brothers, Ernest and Fred Morlock.
Funeral services were held Monday, December 20, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery.



CARL RINGHOLZ

Carl G. Ringholz, 90, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Saturday, December 4, 2010 in the University of Toledo Medical Center. He was born December 8, 1919, in Norwalk, Ohio, to Frank and Eleanor (Frank) Ringholz and was a lifelong area resident. Mr. Ringholz was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps serving in W.W. II, he had been stationed in Alaska. He was a former bank teller at the Huron County Bank and had also worked at the Durkee Spice Company, both of Norwalk, Ohio. He was a concrete finisher and mason and had worked for A.J. Baltes Construction Company and for Hug Construction Company.
He was a member of Eagles Aerie #711, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #2743, and Ken Bur Bell Post #41 American Legion. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, bird watching, was a Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Browns, Ohio State and Notre Dame fan and received the Neighbor of the Year Award in 1987. He especially enjoyed cooking Sunday dinner for his family.
Mr. Ringholz is survived by his wife of 66 years, Gladys (Gabb) Ringholz of Norwalk; children, Carol Shaffoe of Milan, Ohio, Dave and Marie (Schaafsma) Ringholz of Albany, Georgia, Bob and Karen (Koehnle) Ringholz of Spring, Texas, and Kathy and Brian Meagrow of Milan, Ohio; grandchildren, Troy and Joanna Shaffoe, Todd and Danielle Shaffoe, Amy and Charlie Myers, Brandon and Jennifer Meagrow, Amber Ringholz, and Derek Ringholz; great-grandchildren, Katie Lyall, McKenna Shaffoe, and Caden Shaffoe, and sister, Joan Ringholz of Norwalk. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Eugene, Paul and James Ringholz; sister, Mary Barva, and son-in-law, Thomas Shaffoe, in 2008.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, December 9, at St. Paul Catholic Church, Norwalk, Ohio. Interment was in St. Paul Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Walker Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Avenue, Norwalk, Ohio 44857 or to Back to the Wild, P.O. Box 423, Castalia, Ohio 44824.


SEIGFRIED "ZEKE" WARNCKE

Seigfried "Zeke" Alvin Warncke, 85, of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, December 15, 2010, at Perrysburg Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was born March 4, 1925, to Henry and Doris (Cordes) Warncke in Napoleon, Ohio, and was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving during World War II. He married Olive Ashenfelter on October 2, 1946, in Knoxville, Tennessee.
He owned and operated ZekeÕs Barber Shop in Perrysburg for more than 25 years and was a shareholder and realtor with Sargent Real Estate for 15 years. He attended Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg and was a member of the Moose Lodge #1610, Elks Lodge #1071 and American Legion Post #0113, all in Port Clinton, Ohio.
Mr. Warncke is survived by his daughter, Loraine Miller of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Mark Miller (fiancée, Paula Lund), Shawn (Jessica) Miller, Nicholas Miller, Jennifer (Todd) Taft, Melissa (Shawn) Gunn; great-grandchildren, Zachery and Tyler Taft and Kyle and Kaysie Gunn, and brother, Raymond (Charlotte) Warncke. He was preceded in death by his wife, Olive, on January 20, 2000. He also was preceded in death by his son, Roland "Tony" Warncke; great-granddaughter, Devon Warncke; brothers, George, Henry, Fred, Ferdinand and Alvin Warncke, and sister, Amelia Fenter.
Funeral services were held Saturday, December 18, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Erie West Hospice.


 



GEORGE FOLK

George K. Folk, 92, formerly of Perrysburg, died Thursday, December 9, 2010, in Alpharetta, Georgia. He was born April 9, 1918, in Adrian, Michigan, to Joy and Gertie (Kramer) Folk. He graduated from Rawson High School in 1935 and also attended Officers Candidate School. He served our country with distinction in the United States Army as a captain with the "Big Red 1" involved in seven campaigns during World War II, including North Africa, D-Day Normandy invasion and the Battle of the Bulge; earning three Purple Hearts, three Silver Stars with Oak Leaf Cluster and the Distinguished Service Cross.
Mr. Folk married Theda Baldwin on August 2, 1952, in Toledo. He worked 20 years for Gulf Oil Company, owning and operating Gulf Oil Distributors in Bryan, Ohio. He then managed the state liquor store in Bryan for eight years. He was a life member of the Moose Lodge, the Masons and the American Legion all in Bryan. He also was a charter member of the Kiwanis Club and was a former member of Wesley United Methodist of Bryan and Ellenton Methodist Church in Ellenton, Florida.
He is survived by his sons, Donald (Ann Marie) Folk of Sugar Hill, Georgia, Robert (friend, Shohreh Mahoutchian) Folk of Laguna Beach, California; daughter, Patricia (Tom) Sawyer of Cumming, Georgia and formerly of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Patrick (Marissa) Sawyer, Stephen Sawyer and Andrea Sawyer, and Erin (Brent) Greska; great-grandchildren, Mary Grace and Eleanor Greska. He was preceded in death by his wife, Theda, on August 28, 2007. He also was preceded in death by his step-brothers, Eugene Fox, T. H. Fox, and stepsister, Bernita Ramsey.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 14, at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion.




JACK MILES

Jack Vining Miles, 87, formerly of Curtice, Ohio, died December 6, 2010, at Hawthorn Court Memory Care Community in Phoenix, (Ahwatukee), Arizona.
He was born in Toledo, on October 2, 1923, to John and O'Vivian (Bordeaux) Miles. He grew up in Oak Harbor, Ohio. Following high school, Mr. Miles joined the National Guard and then joined the Marine Corps in 1942, serving in the 3rd Amphibious Corps/5th Marine Division in the Pacific Theater, including Guam, the Marshall Islands, and Okinawa. He also served for several months post World War II as part of the unique China Marines. Upon his return to the states in 1946, he married Fern Shaneck of Curtice. They celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary on August 3, 2010.
Mr. Miles worked for Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company and was elected president of the United Glass Workers of America Local 9 from 1958 to 1963 and from 1965 to 1971. From 1971 to 1982, he served as president of the United Glass Workers of America District 3. He became international vice president of the Aluminum, Brick and Glass Workers in 1982 until his retirement in 1985. During his career he served on a number of boards and committees, including the Toledo Area Executive Board of the AFL/CIO, the Ohio AFL Board, the Toledo Labor-Management Citizens Committee, and the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Advisory Board. Following his retirement, Jack and Fern moved to Sun Lakes, Arizona, where they enjoyed visits from family and friends, traveling in their motor home, and volunteering for the Boys and Girls Club.
He also was a member of the China Marines Association and the Marine Corps League Detachment #1296 in Sun Lakes.
He is survived by his wife, Fern; daughters, Christine (Tom) Moore of Sylvania, Ohio, Jacque (Tom) Keller of Phoenix, Arizona, and Michelle (Pete) Emch of Rossford; grandchildren, Brad (Kerry) Moore of Cedar Park, Texas, Stephanie (Rob) Fulop of Avon, Ohio, Andrew (Janell) Keller of Gilbert, Arizona, Kristen (Alex) Chernyak of Phoenix, Sarah (Ryan) DeLauter of Perrysburg, and Ben Emch of Oregon, Ohio; great-grandchildren, Daniel, Madeline, Katie, Jackson, Buddy, Grant and Jocelyn. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Betty, June and Beverly.
A memorial service was held Saturday, December 11, at Mountain View Lutheran Church, Phoenix. A memorial service in Curtis also will be held Saturday, December 18, at 2 p.m., in at St. LukeÕs Lutheran Church, 20 South Yondota Road, followed by interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Brown Road, Curtice. Arrangements were made by Bueler Mortuary, Chandler, Arizona.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to the AlzheimerÕs Association or St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Curtice, Ohio.




Memorial service for Krista Mullen to be held Friday in PHS auditorium

The staff of Perrysburg High School will hold a memorial service for Krista Mullen on Friday, December 17, at 3 p.m., in the high school auditorium. Mrs. Mullen died unexpectedly on Friday, December 3, due to complications from a planned surgery.
A teacher for five years in the special needs department at the high school, Mrs. Mullen was passionate about her teaching. Her students and their success meant the world to her and she worked tirelessly to help them succeed.
Born in Mansfield, Ohio, as Krista Marie Knox on September 20, 1980, she graduated from Lexington High School and the University of Toledo. She married David Mullen in 2003.
This past August, Mrs. Mullen completed her master's degree from the University of Cincinnati in educational administration.
"I worked very closely with Krista during her master's program and she was as serious about learning for herself as she was for her students," said Dr. Michael Short, principal at Perrysburg High School. "She was a dedicated professional who wanted to do the right things for all kids. She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her."
The public is invited to attend the memorial service for Mrs. Mullen. Former students are encouraged to attend if possible. For more information, call Dr. Short at 419-874-3181, extension 25192.




IRMA PFOUTZ

Irma Mary Pfoutz, 90, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, December 5, 2010, in the Heatherdowns Care Center. She was born September 15, 1920, in Toledo, to Miklos and Verna (Metro) Zam. She was employed as an assembler for more than 20 years at Libbey Glass and Daimler Chrysler, retiring in 1988. She was a member of the Shrinking Violets Birthday Club, and enjoyed gardening, flower arranging, bowling and golf.
She is survived by her son, Marshall (Linda) Pfoutz; granddaughters, Michelle Pfoutz and Cynthia (Mick Bussdieker) Pfoutz; sisters, Hazel Kossman and Charlotte Bowell; and brother, Ernie (Carol) Zam. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Judy Pfoutz; ex-husband, Robert Pfoutz, and sisters, Helen Kissinger and Verna Rybka.
Funeral services were held Thursday, December 9, in the Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery, Perrysburg, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to Innervisions or The American Heart Association.




DOYLE WRIGHT

Doyle Clive "Sox" Wright, of Perrysburg, died Friday, December 10, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born February 6, 1917, in Darke County, Ohio, to Archie and Reva (Fourman) Wright.
He graduated from Arcanum High School, Arcanum, Ohio, and married Georgia Robertson on May 25, 1946. The Wright family moved to Perrysburg in 1963.
He enjoyed all family events and celebrations, and playing golf at Tangle Wood golf course with his long time buddies. He was especially proud to have made a hole in one, and to still be playing at the age of 93.
He served in General George Patton's Third Army Division during World War II. After the war, he worked in the transportation business in various capacities for many years, last serving as vice president for Craig Transportation in Perrysburg.
He is survived by his sons, Joe (Sally) Wright and their children, Jessye Wright and Aaron (Sara) Wright, and James (Barbara) Wright and their daughter Katherine (Nicolas) Marconi and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Georgia, and brothers, Ben and Bob Wright.
Friends will be received Friday, December 17, from 3 to 5 p.m., at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, followed by a memorial service at 5 p.m. A private burial will be held in Fort Meigs Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor Mr. Wright's memory are asked to consider a contribution to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.


RICHARD FARQUHARSON

Richard "Dick" A. Farquharson, 58, died Monday, November 29, 2010. He was born February 5, 1952, in Perrysburg, to George and Marcelle (Beemer) Farquharson. He graduated from Perrysburg High School in 1970, and earned his bachelor of mechanical engineering degree from the University of Toledo. He married Kris Falk in 1973, in Toledo.
Mr. Farquharson was a gifted engineer who held numerous patents for products and machine designs. He was passionate about helping others. He enjoyed woodworking, singing karaoke, golfing with his son and spending quality time in the pool that he hand-built for his family. He enjoyed vacationing with friends and family.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Kris; children, Brian (Laurie) Farquharson and Kelly (Troy) Carpenter; grandson, Colton Carpenter; sisters, Sabra Laberdee, Ginger (Dick) Strahm and Carol Kay Elliott; brothers, Bruce (Ellen) Farquharson, Robert Farquharson and Joe (Lana) Farquharson. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services were held Friday, December 3, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in New Belleville Ridge Cemetery.




ALEXANDER GERKOVICH

Alexander "Al" Gerkovich, 92, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, December 5, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born June 28, 1918, in Kansas City, Kansas, to Radi and Helen (Terbovich) Gerkovich. He graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in architectural engineering.
Mr. Gerkovich served in the U.S. Army Air Force and the U.S. Navy during World War II. He married Rose Marie Dolinar on July 10, 1950, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
He began his 15-year career with Hobart Corporation in Kansas City, and in 1972 was transferred to the Toledo Area as Regional Manager. After his retirement, he began working in maintenance for the Perrysburg Schools. He was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church, where he was a member of the Holy Name Society; the American Legion Post No. 28, the VFW Post No. 6170 and the Maumee Elks Lodge BPOE No. 1850. He enjoyed playing golf and was a member of Tangle Wood. He volunteered at the Way Public Library and was a member of the Perrysburg Democratic Club.
He is survived by his wife, Rose Marie; daughters, Peggy Heilman of Perrysburg and Tricia (Mike) Schwind of Lansing, Kansas; son, Michael (Stephanie) Gerkovich of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; 13 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two step-greatgrandchildren; brothers, Nicholas and Duke Gerkovich, both of Kansas City, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Danny Gerkovich; brothers, Mike and Pete, and sister, Mary Gerkovich.
Friends will be received Thursday, December 9, from 3 to 8 p.m., in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where Scripture services will be held at 7 p.m. A Memorial Mass will be held Friday, December 10, at 11 a.m., at St. Rose Catholic Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg. Inurnment will be private in St. Rose Cemetery.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the St. Rose Church Building Fund.




BRENT NICHOLSON

Brent Bentley Nicholson, 56, of Bowling Green, and formerly of Toledo and Perrysburg, died Saturday, December 4, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born March 30, 1954, in Perrysburg, to Donald and Wilma (Bentley) Nicholson. He graduated from Bowsher High School in 1972, earned his bachelor's degree from Bowling Green State University in 1976, and received his juris doctorate from The Ohio State University in 1979. He and Ann Loehrke were married from 1978 to 2007, and together they raised two children, Bradley and Lindsay.
Brent spent 10 years working in accounting and law practices and earned his CPA certificate, but his true passion was teaching. He began his full-time teaching career at Bowling Green State University in 1989 and continued there until his death. He was chairman of the committee that moved to establish the entrepreneurial program at BGSU. In 2004, he was named founding director of the Entrepreneurship Academic Program, and he continued as a key player in its ongoing success. He also was chairman of BGSU's Legal Studies Department for several years. He received the Undergraduate Teaching Award in the College of Business in 2002, the Undergraduate Student Government Faculty Excellence Award in 1996 and 2002, and was nominated twice for the University Master Teacher Award.
He enjoyed dogs, coffee, reading and history. He was an active member of Zion United Methodist Church for more than 40 years, where he chaired many committees.
He is survived by his children, Bradley (Michelle) Nicholson and Lindsay (Jameson) Czech; parents, and sweetheart, Linda Davis.
Funeral services will be held today, December 8, at 10 a.m., at Zion United Methodist Church, 2600 Copland Boulevard, Toledo, with Dr. Michael Jenkins officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Brent B. Nicholson Memorial Scholarship Fund at BGSU Foundation, Inc., Bowling Green, Ohio 43403; 4 PAWS Sake, 5104 Brinthaven, Sylvania, Ohio 43560, or to an organization of the donorÕs choice.



DOLORES REDIECK

Dolores "Dolly" Redieck, 74, of Perrysburg, died November 30, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. She worked for Midwest Electronics during the 1970s and 1980s. In the late 80s, she worked as the carousel operator at Southwyck Mall. She enjoyed attending her children and grandchildrenÕs sports evens and dance recitals.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Richard "Sam" Redieck; daughter, Doris (Vic) Turner of Perrysburg; son, Rick (Dana) Redieck of Omaha, Nebraska; grandchildren, Keith Johns of Cincinnati, Kelly Johns of Toledo, Robert, Caleb, Hannah, Connor, Bethany, Krystyna, Nathan, and Faith Turner of Perrysburg, Samantha and Susan Redieck, of Kansas; sister, Gerry (Richard) Orgel of Toledo, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, Bob Folczynski and sister, Pat Bruney.
A celebration of life service was held Saturday, December 4, in the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to HannahÕs Socks Inc. (www.hannahs socks.org), a charity founded by her family in which she regularly volunteered.



MARY JANE REISIG

Mary Jane Josephine (Albinack) Reisig, 80, died November 29, 2010, in the Memory Care Unit of Kingston, Perrysburg. She was born in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, on December 23, 1929, to Joseph and Rose Albinack. She was raised in Monroe, Michigan, and there she married Robert Reisig on September 25, 1954.
The couple relocated to Norwalk, Ohio, where they raised six children and enjoyed 12 grandchildren. She spent countless hours on school projects, sewing, baking sugar cookies for every holiday and bake sale, attending her sonÕs football games and shopping with her five daughters.
She had an aptitude for numbers and was a secretary and bookkeeper for the Huron County Soil and Water Conservation District as well as a tax preparer. After her retirement in 1983, Ms. Reisig enjoyed walking, working at the election polls, participating in the Fun Time Band and singing.
She is survived by her children, Susan (Eric) Bright of Norwalk, Sandra (Richard) Nickoli of Huron, Robert (Suzanne) Reisig of Orlando, Janice (Ronald) Hall of Tiffin, and Jacki (Jon) Stedman of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Jack Moore, Amanda and Nicholas Bright, Mitchell and Craig Nickoli, Kristen, Rachel and Alexa Reisig, Emma and Claire Hall and Paul and Nate Stedman; sister, Stella Poskey of Ida, Michigan; brother, Thomas Jennings of Adrian, Michigan, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, in 2003; daughter, Pamela Moore, in 2007, and siblings, Cathy Nicolosi, Joseph Albinack and Rosie Cheney.
Funeral services were held Thursday, December 2, in the Evans Funeral Home, Norwalk, Ohio, with the Rev. Fred Wiechers, pastor of St. Peter Lutheran Church, Norwalk, Ohio, officiating. A graveside service followed at Roselawn Memorial Park in La Salle, Michigan.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg, or St. Peter Lutheran Church, Norwalk.




NORMAN STIFF

Norman E. Stiff, 80, died December 2, 2010.
He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. He was retired from Libbey-Owens-Ford, after 38 years of service.
A life-long Lutheran, he was an active member of Zoar Lutheran Church, where he was a member of the Young-At-Hearts group, and groomed his beard every December to appear as "Father Christmas" to all the children's groups and choirs, telling them the story of the German origin of the Christmas tradition.
He also was a member of The Toledo Weak Signals radio-controlled airplane flying club, as well as the Recker Road flying club. He enjoyed mentoring new members of the sport.
He enjoyed traveling, and was blessed to be able to travel several times to Germany, the last time to see The Passion Play at Oberammergau, a lifelong dream. He also took several Caribbean cruises with his wife, daughters and their spouses.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Elaine; daughters, Norma (Hugh) Snyder, Terrie (Cliff) Fosgate, and LeAnn (Russell) Baker; seven grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three brothers, and his daughter, Juanita.
Services were held Tuesday, December 7, at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Young at Hearts of Zoar Lutheran Church.

 


 



ROSALIE BAYER

Rosalie M. Bayer of Perrysburg, died Sunday, November 28, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. She was born in Toledo, to Casimir and Helen (Manz) Wozniak.
She was a 1957 graduate of Central Catholic High School. She owned and operated Daryl Jervis Dance Studio South, where she started as a student who enjoyed performing and became an instructor. Her love of dance spanned more than 65 years.
She enjoyed watching the children in her studio grow through dance. She also enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren, shopping, movies and traveling.
Mrs. Bayer is survived by her husband of 43 years, John "Bill" Bayer; daughter, Jodi (Ken) Whitacre; son, Randy (Stacie) Bayer; grandchildren, Caitlin, Vincent, Avery, Justin, Brianna; great-granddaughter, Marissa, and brother, Ralph (Sandy) Wozniak.
The Rosary was recited on Tuesday, November 30, in the Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home, 501 Conant Street Maumee. Prayers will begin in the funeral home today, December 1, at 9:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m., at Blessed John XXIII Church Community, Perrysburg. Interment will follow in New Belleville Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg or The Cherry Street Mission, 105 17th Street, Toledo.




BETTY GREENING

Betty Greening, 83, died Saturday, November 13, 2010. She was born September 20, 1927, in London, England, to William and Edith (Clark) Reeves. She married Jack Greening in London in 1949. After the war, they left for Toronto, Canada, where she began a career in the insurance industry. After working in Canada, she moved with her husband and daughter to Los Angeles, where her husband continued his television and film work and her son was born. Her husband's job with the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company brought her to North Canton, Ohio, where she resided for 35 years before moving to Perrysburg.
She enjoyed spending time with her family. She corresponded with her relatives in England on a weekly basis.
She is survived by her children, Alison (Mike) Devolder of Perrysburg and Paul Greening of Canton, Ohio; grandson, Max Devolder, and sister-in-law, Pam Reeves. She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Jack Greening, and siblings, Doris Reeves, Eric Reeves and Warwick Reeves.
A private memorial service will be held. Funeral arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 2500 North Reynolds Road, Toledo, Ohio 43615 or to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 4041 West Sylvania Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43623.




CHARLES HAWKER

Charles Robert Hawker, 91, died Thursday, November 25, 2010, at the Manor of Perrysburg. He was born March 19, 1919, in Pana, Illinois, to Arthur and Bertha (Goodall) Hawker. He served in the Navy during World War II. He married Dorothy Chellero on February 3, 1945, in Pana.
Mr. Hawker was a baker for Purity Baking Company for more than 35 years. After retirement, he and his wife moved to Perrysburg. There he started his own handyman business which prospered for 15 years. He was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg. He enjoyed spending time with his family, tending his home and yard, and drinking coffee with his buddies.
Mr. Hawker is survived by his wife, Dorothy; son, Bob (Wava) Hawker; grandsons, Jonathan (Lisa) Hawker and Christopher (Sommer) Hawker, and great-grandchildren, Jackson, Katelyn and Nico. He was preceded in death by six siblings.
A Memorial Mass was held Tuesday, November 30, at St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. Burial was private. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.



JOSEPH KERNZ

Joseph D. Kernz, 88, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, November 20, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born on March 9, 1922, to Frank and Louise Kernz, in Oglesby, Illinois. He was the seventh of eight children. Mr. Kernz married Alice Ambrose on June 25, 1949, in Oglesby.
After his return from serving in the Army in World War II, he graduated from Bradley University. He was employed by Libbey-Owens-Ford as a supervisor, beginning in Ottawa, Illinois, and later at the Toledo and Rossford plants. He retired in 1984.
He was a member of the American Legion and an active member of St. Rose Church in Perrysburg. He was proud of his Slovenian heritage and kept detailed records of the Kernz and Ambrose family genealogy, and took two trips to visit his European relatives in Slovenia. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Mr. Kernz is survived by his wife, Alice; children, Kathy (Tom) Utz, Jan (Tim) Brown, Jim Kernz, and Jeff (Kelly) Kernz; grandchildren, Kristen, Eric, Kendra, Zachariah, Emily, Sierra and Lily; great-grandson, Ronan, and sister, Eunice Supan. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Hope, and siblings, Frank Kernz, Lucy Bennett, Mary Kernz, Caroline Widmar, Josephine Argubright, and Alice Kernz.
Scripture services were held Friday, November 26, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Saturday, November 27, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Rose Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Church.



STEPHEN WERKMAN

Stephen Samuel Werkman, 88, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, November 27, 2010, at St. Luke's Hospital in Maumee. He was born in Point Place on August 4, 1922, to Steve and Elizabeth (Beluscheck) Werkman. He graduated in 1940 from Waite High School. He graduated from Case School of Applied Science in Cleveland while in the U.S. Navy V-12 program. While at Case School, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Theta Tau and Tau Beta Phi.
Mr. Werkman was commissioned an ensign in the Naval Reserve at the Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland. He continued his Naval preparation at Harvard University and MIT after graduation. He served in the U.S. Navy, and was stationed in San Diego on the USS Holland.
After his service was over, he worked as a draftsman at several large Toledo companies. He owned and operated Edgewater Furniture and Appliance for 43 years.
Mr. Werkman was a past president of the Point Place Business Association, past president of the Perrysburg Exchange Club, a member of Harbor Light Lodge of Masons, Zenobia Shrine Patrol and Perrysburg Lancers, and the Scottish Rite. His hobbies included building doll houses with his wife, Kay. He also was an avid golfer, playing at Highlands Meadows, Brandywine, and then Toledo Country Club, shooting his age at age 77, and every year thereafter until age 87.
He is survived by his wife, Kathryn; children, Elizabeth (Glenn) Smith, Stephanie (Douglas) DeVore, Christopher Werkman, Marcia (Timothy) Hicks, Steven Gary (Christie) Werkman, Kirk (Julia) Werkman, Jefferey Werkman and Amy (Tom) Konz; 16 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Rebecca (Gould) Werkman, and brother, Gene.
Friends will be received Wednesday, December 1, from 3 to 7 p.m., in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 2, at 11 a.m., at First Presbyterian Church, 200 East Second Street at Elm, Perrysburg, with Chaplain Melinda Gallant officiating. Burial will be private in Fort Meigs Cemetery.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider First Presbyterian Church of Perrysburg or Honor Flight, P. O. Box 23018, Toledo, Ohio 43623.





DAVID BELL

David Leslie Bell, 56, of Bowling Green, Ohio, died Thursday November 11, 2010. He was born in Bowling Green to Samuel and Kay (Ponstine) Bell. He married Ruby Barnard at Trinity United Methodist Church in Bowling Green in June 1978.
He worked in the maintenance department at Bowling Green State University. He received his bachelor's degree in education through BGSU. He enjoyed fishing, video games, working on and racing his Mustang, and spending time with his family. One memorable trip with his family was going to Jamaica to be a part of his son Colin and Melissa's wedding. He served in the United States Navy and was actively involved in the conservative movement.
Mr. Bell is survived by his wife, Ruby; sons, Colin (Melissa) Bell of Toledo and Kevin Bell of Bowling Green; honorary son, David Brock of Toledo; parents; sister, Joyce Bell of Bowling Green; brother, Daniel (Cherie) Bell, and nephews, Reed and Spencer Bell of Duncan Falls, Ohio.
A memorial service with military honors was held Saturday, November 20, at the Deck-Hanneman Funeral Home and Crematory, Bowling Green.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.




JEANNINE HUNT

Jeannine Carol Hunt, formerly of Plymouth, Indiana, died Tuesday, November 16, 2010, at the Cornerstone Rehabilitation Center in Temple, Texas.
She was born on February 18, 1929, in Anderson, Indiana, to Eugene and Mina Hite. As a young girl, she and her mother moved to Washington, D.C., where she met William Hunt, her high school sweetheart. They were married on May 8, 1950. To their marriage, three children were born, Linda, Bill, and Kathleen. The family moved to Plymouth, Indiana, in 1969.
She graduated from Roosevelt High School, Washington, D.C., and attended the University of Maryland, where she majored in clothing and textiles.
She enjoyed the arts, especially ballet. She was an accomplished toe prima ballerina and taught ballet. She also gave her time and talents to help with the growth of the Plymouth Arts Commission. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, in Plymouth. She enjoyed singing and was a member of the Marshall County Chorus and the church choir for many years. She was an associate member of the Beta Delta Chapter of Tri Kappa and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed exercising with the "Silver Sneakers" group, prior to moving to Texas.
She is survived by her children, Linda (Ed) Houin, of Plymouth, William (Jane) Hunt of Temple, and Kathleen (Frank) Smith of Perrysburg; nine grandchildren, and one great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her former husband, William, in 2005.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, November 23, at First Presbyterian Church, Plymouth, with the Rev. Jean Sparks officiating. Entombment was in New Oak Hill Cemetery Mausolume, Plymouth. Arrangements were made by the Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 401 North Walnut Street, Plymouth, Indiana 46563, or Scott and White Home Care Agency (Hospice) 2401 South 31st Street, Temple, Texas 76508.




FREDERICK KAMPS

Frederick H. Kamps, 81, of Perrysburg, died Monday, November 15, 2010, in St. Luke's Hospital. He was born on October 3, 1929, in Toledo, to Arnold and Lisa (Hahne) Kamps. He married Veronica "Ronnie" Page, in Toledo, on June 27, 1953.
Mr. Kampes was a 1947 graduate of Lake High School and a 1951 graduate of Bowling Green State University, where he served as freshman class president. While at BGSU, he also was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and was a basketball manager for four years.
After graduation from BGSU, he worked for five years for the Sun Oil Company in marketing and then worked for 30 years with the Owens Illinois Libbey Glass Division as part of management, retiring in 1987.
He enjoyed playing golf, gardening, and was an avid Detroit Tigers fan. He spent his winters for the past 20 years at his home in Long Boat Key, Florida. Mr. Kamps was a 47-year member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg, where he served in many different activities and capacities. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by his wife, Ronnie; daughters, Diane (Paul) Lumbrezer of Monclova, and Joane (Michael) Less of Irvine, California; grandchildren, Christopher (Jennifer) Klewer, Stacie (Brian) Stankos, Kevin (Michelle) Klewer, Jennifer Less, Jason Less, Stacy Lumbrezer, Jeremy (Carrie) Lumbrezer; great-grandchildren, Zachary and Carson Klewer, and sister, Margaret (Kenneth) Lusher of Perrysburg.
A Scripture Service was held Thursday, November 18, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Friday, November 19, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Rose Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lake High School Tornado Relief Fund, 28080 Lemoyne Road, Millbury, Ohio 43447; Perrysburg Christians United, or to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 3100 West Central Avenue, Suite 206, Toledo, Ohio 43606.



VERA LADD

Vera M. Ladd, 86, formerly of Perrysburg, died November 11, 2010, at her home in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she lived for the past six years. She was born on December 19, 1923, to Chester and Maggie (Gleason) Lantz in Hicksville, Ohio. She married Cleo Ladd on August 18, 1946.
For more than 12 years, Ms. Ladd worked as a bookkeeper for Industrial Salvage, retiring in 1980, and was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. She volunteered for 50 years with Grace United Methodist WomenÕs Society, and also helped with the Perrysburg Christians United food bank. A homemaker she enjoyed canning, sewing and reading.
She is survived by her daughter, Vickie (Paul) Fassler of Cincinnati; son, Rick (Lissa) Ladd of Cincinnati; grandchildren, David (Julie) Ladd, Amanda Ladd, Sarah (Brian) Riesenberg, Jennifer Fassler and Michael Fassler; sister, Naomi Williams, and brother, Paul (Mid) Lantz. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleo; daughter, Margaret Ladd; three sisters and one brother.
Funeral services were held Saturday, November 20, at Grace United Methodist Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Dennis Ditto officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Hospice of Southwest Ohio, 7625 Camargo Road, Suite 200, Cincinnati, Ohio 45243.



IRENE PAUL

Irene L. Paul, 91, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, November 20, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Helena, Ohio, on September 6, 1919, to Elvin and Hazel (Kuns) Kerns. She married Robert Paul, at the First English Lutheran Church in Gibsonburg, Ohio, on October 6, 1940.
She was a member of Olivet Lutheran Church in Sylvania, and the IBEW Local #8 Retirees Group.
Ms. Paul is survived by her daughters, Nancy Richeson of Deepwater, Missouri, Kay (Robert) Brenner of Toledo, and Patricia Riedeman of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Teresa (Daniel) Clarizio, Renee (Daniel) Reilly, Steven (Kim) Richeson, Lauren Marvin, Robert (Merry) Brenner, Linda Brenner, Kimberly (Ernest) Stencel, Daniel and Michael Riedeman; great-grandchildren, Michael Clarizio, Olivia and Madeline Reilly, Marcella, Aaron, Clinton Richeson, Jeffrey Marvin, Gregory Wilson, Bethany and Robby Brenner, Bailey Ortman, Nick and Matt Stencel, Hannah, Clover and Echo Martens and Jacob Riedeman. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, on February 3, 1996. She also was preceded in death by her brothers, Lamar and Russell Kerns, and son-in-law, William Richeson.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, November 23, at Olivet Lutheran Church, Sylvania, with the Rev. Chrysanne Timm officiating. Entombment was in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551 or Olivet Lutheran Church, 5840 Monroe Street, Sylvania, Ohio 43560.



VIVIAN SNUGGS

Vivian W. Snuggs, 94, of Sterling Heights and formerly of Perrysburg, Ohio, died November 15, 2010. She was a graduate of Bowling Green State University and taught for 19 years with the Perrysburg Public Schools. After retiring from teaching, she enjoyed her church groups and functions, crafts and porcelain painting, which included making porcelain dolls. She was a member of Utica United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her children, Adelia "Dee" (Jack) Parent and Sarah McConnell, and grandchildren, Mitch McConnell and Andrew Parent. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ottis Snuggs.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 17, at Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, Utica. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery, Perrysburg.
Memorials may be made to the Utica United Methodist Church.




JEAN McAULEY MARRIOTT

Jean Russell McAuley Marriott, 90, died November 7, 2010. She was born September 22, 1920, to William and Phoebe Russell in Norwalk, Connecticut. The family moved to Perrysburg in 1940.
In 1943, she married James McAuley at First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. He preceded her in death in 1982, after 39 years of marriage. In 1996, she married James Marriott, who died in 2000.
In 2001, she moved to Swan Creek Retirement Village, where she renewed old friendships and made new ones. Since 2008, she has been a resident of Parkcliffe Community.
She was active in community service over the years. She was most proud of her volunteer work at the Toledo Museum of Art for 13 years, 10 of which she served as a museum aide. During her Perrysburg years, she was a member of the First United Methodist Church and active in PEO.
She attended the University of Toledo and Lourdes College. She was a lifelong learner of history, art, antiques and calligraphy. She was involved with The Scandinavian Club for many years. She enjoyed gardening, music, reading, playing bridge and travel.
She is survived by her son, James (Mary Anne) McAuley Jr. of Maumee; daughters, Kathleen (Bernard) Fegan of Sylvania, and Joyce (Thomas) Atkins of Kohler, Wisconsin; stepchildren, David (Lauren) Marriott and Sharon (Charles) Thomas, both of Perrysburg; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Phyllis (Earl) Witzler of Waterville Ohio, and nieces and nephews. She also was preceded in death by her brother, William Russell.
Funeral services were private. Arrangements were made by the Ansberg-West Funeral Home, Toledo.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may consider the Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe Street, Toledo, Ohio 43620, or Heartland Hospice, 3450 West Central Avenue, Suite 230, Toledo, Ohio 43606.




RUBIE JANE WEAVER

Rubie Jane Weaver, 81, of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, November 10, 2010, in Otterbein Portage Valley. She was born in Dayton, Ohio, on January 18, 1929, to Earl and Toiley Faye (Walker) Miller. She married Richard Weaver, in Dayton, on July 30, 1949. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg.
She is survived by her husband, Dr. Richard Weaver; children, James (Linda Fauvie) Weaver of Atlanta, Georgia, Julia (Kirk) Werkman of Perrysburg, David (Laura) Weaver of Perrysburg, and Diane (Harmon) Andrews of Warren, Ohio; grandchildren, Erin, Ashleigh, Nathan, Alissa and Andrew Weaver, Riley and Taylor Werkman, Sara and Harmon Andrews, Rachel Mercer; great-grandchildren, Keegan and Arleigh Werkman and Jackson Weaver and Jenna Lynn Davis; sister, Dorothy Sharp. She was preceded in death by her brother, Lowell Miller, and sisters, Alice Sams and Juanita Shellabarger
Funeral services were held Saturday, November 13, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Terry Powell officiating. Burial was private in Fort Meigs Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to Perrysburg First United Methodist Church, the Alzheimers Association, 2500 North Reynolds Road, Toledo, Ohio 43615 or Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551.




DAVID WOODS

David William Woods, 47, of Perrysburg, died Monday, November 8, 2010, at St. Luke's Hospital, Maumee. He was born June 23, 1963, in Toledo, to William and Karen (Kessler) Woods. He married Andrea Hiris on March 23, 1990, in Toledo, and they later renewed their wedding vows at St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg.
A graduate of the University of Toledo, Mr. Woods was a special education teacher at McTigue Middle School in Toledo for the past four years.
He was an active member of St. Rose Catholic Church, serving on the pastoral council and as the leader of the junior high youth group. He was an active member of AA.
He enjoyed cooking, running and spending time outdoors.
Mr. Woods is survived by his wife, Andrea, daughters, Corey and Kristen, and son, Bradley, all at home; mother and stepfather, Karen and Bill Cox of Sylvania; sister, Lori (Murray) Gordon of Paoli, Pennsylvania; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Sally and Henry Hiris of Elmore; sister-in-law, Lori (Todd) Chamberlain of Toledo; brother-in-law, Jeff Hiris of California; niece, Erin Chamberlin, and nephews, T.J. Chamberlain, Richard and Scott Gordon.
A Scripture Service was held Thursday, November 11, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Friday, November 12, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Rose Church. Committal rites and burial were in St. Rose Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the family for the benevolence of his children.



JOHN BOND

John W. Bond, 85, of Perrysburg and formerly of Defiance, Ohio, died Tuesday, November 2, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born in Defiance, on July 20, 1925, to Elmer and Marie (Flentji) Bond, and was a 1944 graduate of Defiance High School. A United States Army veteran, Mr. Bond received the Purple Heart during his first year of service. He married Loretta “Lori” Rose Burns on February 4, 1950, in Defiance County, at St. Stephen, the Bend. He worked as a service technician with NCR for more than 40 years, retiring in 1987 as a service manager. He was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg, where he served as an usher and an acolyte for funerals. Since the mid 1960s, he was an active member of the Knights of Columbus. While in the Third Degree, he served as past grand knight and was instrumental in forming the installation team. He and his wife received the Family of the Year award from the Knights of Columbus for their dedication to their church and community. He currently was a member of the Fourth Degree Assembly #804. His creative flair overflowed into his passion for woodworking, making many unique gifts for his church, family and friends. He also enjoyed gardening. Mr. Bond is survived by his wife, Lori; children, Rose (Terry) Myers of Huntsville, Alabama, Andrea (Larry) Landers of North Richland Hills, Texas, Dennis (Robbie) Bond of Sylvania, Ohio, and Terri (Bill) Heineman of Woodville, Ohio; grandchildren, Jennifer, Amanda, Matthew, Eric, Danica, Nikki, Rachel, Bryce and Robert John; 10 greatgrandchildren; brothers, Robert (Violet) Bond and Ralph (Maria) Bond; sister, Anna Bordner. and sistersin- law, Rita Folk, Mary Ellen (Kenneth) Mossing, Katie Burns and Betty Burns. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Paul Bond and Frederick Bond; sisters, Virginia Bond, Nancy Jackson and Wilma Woodring; five brothers-inlaw and two sisters-in-law. A Scripture Service was held Friday, November 5, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, followed by the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Saturday, November 6, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Rose Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or to St. Rose Church.




ETHEL CARTER

Ethel Rose Carter, 87, of Perrysburg, died Monday, November 1, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born September 13, 1923, in Luckey, Ohio, to Martin and Stella (Kroetz) Miller. She married Floyd Carter on April 15, 1944. She was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church. She is survived by her daughters, Barbara (David) Petteys of Bowling Green, Patricia (Paul) Blossey of Bradenton, Florida, and Elaine (Ron) Cantner of Perrysburg; grandsons, Steven (Wendy) Petteys of Perrysburg, Matthew (Emily) Petteys of Folsom, California, and Eric (Tracey) Petteys of Luckey; great-grandchildren, Carter, Grant, Joy and Grace. She was preceded in death by her husband, one sister and two brothers. At her request, private graveside services were held with the Rev. Timothy Philabaum presiding. Funeral arrangements were made by the Wright-Habegger Funeral Home, Grand Rapids, Ohio. Memorials may be given to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551, or Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.




NANCY KEMPER

Nancy L. (Kelly) Kemper, 71, of Perrysburg, died Monday November 1, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Bowling Green, Ohio, on February 16, 1939, to Ralph and Pearl (Shupe) Kelly and was married in Perrysburg on November 30, 1972, to George Kemper. She was a 1957 graduate of Bowling Green High School and first worked for more than 10 years at the Wood County Probate Court with Judge Ladd. She then came to Perrysburg and for the next 38 years worked as a legal secretary with the attorney practice of Leatherman and Witzler, retiring in 2005. She was a longtime member of Zoar Lutheran Church, where she enjoyed singing in the choir. Ms. Kemper is survived by her son, David (Stacy) Kemper; stepchildren, James (Karen) Kemper and Susan Hetman; six grandchildren and five greatgrandchildren, and sister, Betty (Donald) Brogan. She was preceded in death by her husband, George, on July 15, 2006, and her sister, Sheryl Strausbaugh. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 6, at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Ann Marshall officiating. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to the Humane Society of Wood County.


 



CRUZ BALDERAS

Cruz Balderas, 81, died Sunday, October 24, 2010, at her home. She was born September 14, 1929, in Carrizo Springs, Texas, to Jacinto and Marta (Santoya) Rosalez. She married Jose “Chico” Balderas on November 28, 1950, in Carrizo Springs, Texas. She was employed as a seamstress with Bruce Roberts Interiors for many years. She enjoyed sewing, tamale making, and assisting migrant workers and Spanish speaking people. She was an active member of St. Rose Catholic Church and Sts. Peter and Paul’s Parish. She also enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and gardening. Ms. Balderas is survived by her children, Joe (Pat) Balderas, Arthur Balderas, John Michael (Yvonne) Balderas and Teresa (Chico) Martinez; grandchildren, Taylor (Isaiah) Burciaga, Angelina, Azia, Anastacia and Savastian Martinez and Michaela Balderas; great-granddaughter, Italia Burciaga; sisters, Paula Guajardo and Nicolasa Espinoza and brother, Baldomero Rosalez. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jose “Chico,” on May 5, 1989. She also was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters. A Rosary service was held Wednesday, October 27, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, October 28, at St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Perrysburg Heights Association or Sts. Peter and Paul’s Parish.


RONALD BIALECKI
Ronald James Bialecki, 70, of the Point Place community, died Tuesday, October 12, 2010, in the Mercy St. Vincent Heart and Vascular Center. He was born on May 23, 1940, in Toledo, to Harry and Rose (Komasinski) Bialecki. Mr. Bialecki was a 1958 graduate of Macomber High School, and a 1963 graduate of the University of Toledo. A self-employed CPA for more than 30 years, he previously worked as a CPA for Arthur Young & Company. He was a member of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, and a 4th degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus. A longtime parishioner of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, he golfed with the St. John’s Men’s Golf League. A member of the Devil’s Lake Yacht Club, he especially enjoyed being with friends and family at their lake home at Devil’s Lake. He was also a UT Rockets football fan. He is survived by his wife of more than 46 years, Mary Kathryn (Bettinger) Bialecki; daughters, Dee Ann (David) Bialecki- Haase of Perrysburg, and Debbie (Tony) Horvath of Oregon, Ohio; son, Ronald “R.J.” (Samantha) Bialecki of Toledo, and grandchildren, Ian and Sean Haase, Kurtis and Kent Horvath, and Mia Jane Bialecki. He was preceded in death by two infant sisters. A Funeral Mass was held Saturday, October 16, in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, with the Rev. Bill Kubacki presiding. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home Northpointe. Memorial donations can be given to Kateri Catholic Academy, the Perrysburg High School Athletic Boosters, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
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BETTY HARRIS
Betty Jane Harris, 87, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, October 26, 2010, at Heartland of Perrysburg. She was born in Perrysburg, on April 15, 1923, to Earl and Florence (Canode) Hufford. She was employed with Kelley Heath Care as a nurse’s aide until her retirement in 1985. She was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg and The Daughters of America Lodge. Ms. Harris is survived by her children, Dennis (Renee) Harris and Deb (Danny) Wamsley; grandchildren, Shelley (Jason), Mike (Sandy), Danya (Chris), Eric and Nickole; 15 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, Earl Hufford, and sister, Marie Phipps. Funeral services were held Saturday, October 30, at the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home, Maumee. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.




BONNIE HOFFMANN

Bonnie Marie (Dilbone) Hoffmann, died October 19, 2010. She was born in Toledo, on February 17, 1948, to Elmo and Patricia (Wysong) Dilbone, and was a 1966 graduate of Rogers High School. She married Daniel Hoffmann on September 24, 1966. Mrs. Hoffmann enjoyed doing crafts in her spare time, especially crocheting, and was a member of the Toledo Craftsman Guild, the Crochet Guild of America, the Perrysburg Fireman’s Auxiliary and a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. She worked as a pharmacy technician for Kroger until 1994. She is survived by her husband, Dan Sr.; children, Matthew (Jerri), Becky (Jeff) Beres and Jeff (Kristen); grandchildren, Charissa, Kayla, Cody, Baylee, Abbey, Lucas, Noah and Jacob; brother, Butch (Cheryl) Dilbone, and brother-in-law, Frederick (Doris) Hoffmann. She was preceded in death by her parents and son, Daniel Jr. Funeral services were held Monday, October 25, at Grace United Methodist Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Cherry Street Mission or the Seagate Food Bank.
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DANIEL HOFFMANN SR.

Daniel Franklin Hoffmann Sr. died October 26, 2010. He was born in Toledo, on April 23, 1947, to Richard and Martha (Seiple) Hoffmann. He was a 1965 graduate of Perrysburg High School. He married Bonnie Dilbone on September 24, 1966. He worked for Radocy and then for the City of Perrysburg for 25 years before retiring in 2006. He was a volunteer firefighter for the City of Perrysburg for 44 years. He also repaired lawnmowers, snow blowers and plowed snow for more than 40 years. He was a member of “The Toledo Four Wheelers.” Mr. Hoffmann is survived by his children, Matt (Jerri), Becky (Jeff) Beres and Jeff (Kristen); grandchildren, Charissa, Kayla, Cody, Baylee, Abby, Lucas, Noah and Jacob; brother, Fred (Doris) Hoffmann, and brother-in-law, Butch (Cheryl) Dilbone. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie; son, Danny Jr., and his parents. Funeral services were held Saturday, October 30, at Grace United Methodist Church, Perrysburg, with Pastor Kerry Wood officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Wood County Committee on Aging or the American Diabetes Association.




NANCY MODENE

Nancy A. (Woolley) Modene, 45, of Perrysburg, died Monday, October 18, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. She was born in Toledo, in June 1965, to John and Mary Ann (Cocanour) Woolley, and was a 1983 graduate of Perrysburg High School. She graduated with her bachelor’s degree in special education from the Bowling Green State University, and in that same year began her 25 year teaching career. She married her high school sweetheart, David Modene, on December 29, 1990. She enjoyed sailing and spending time with family and friends. She is survived by her husband, David; children, Justin, Megan, Mary Judith and Jennifer Modene; parents, John and Mary Ann; siblings, Jeff (Meghan) Woolley of Findlay, Cheryl (David) Garcia of Pemberville, Sue (Sean) Digman of California and Debbie Labadie of Perrysburg; father-in-law and motherin-law, David and Judy Modene; brother-in-law, Jon (Jean) Modene, and nieces and nephews, Ava and Maryn Woolley, Austin and Emily Garcia, Emma and Reid Digman and Christopher and Anne Labadie. She was preceded in death by her grandparents and uncle, Robert “Bobby” Cocanour. Funeral services were held Saturday, October 23, at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Timothy Philabaum officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Union Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Zoar Lutheran Church or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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JOLENE PRZYCHODNI
Jolene M. (Himburg) Przychodni of Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, died Tuesday, October 26, 2010. She was born May 5, 1949, in Perrysburg, to Melvin and Gertrude (LaFarree) Himburg. She was a 1967 graduate of Eastwood High School and received her degree from Findlay College. She worked for a number of years at Owens-Illinois at Levis Park, Perrysburg, and later was a business analyst and long-time employee of Sun Chemical Corporation. She is survived by her husband, Robert Przychodni; son, William (Lisa) Stewart; siblings Jeannine (Kenneth) Rogerson, Nadine (Ronald) Meyer, Larry (Esther Davis) Himburg, Irene (Gary) Soncrant, Elizabeth (Franklin) Graham, Janette Rucki, Robert Himburg, Richard Himburg; brother-in-law, Joseph (Nadine) Przychodni; sisterin- law, Marsha (Richard) Lansu, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, and brothers Melvin Himburg and Ronald Himburg. Funeral Services were held Monday, November 1, at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home in Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Season's Hospice of Chicago, Illinois.




EVELINE ZAJAC

Eveline Zajac, 88, formerly of Northwood, died Tuesday, October 19, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Toledo, on May 4, 1922, to Aloysius and Mary (Zawodny) Kujawa. She was a seamstress for many years for various tailor shops, including H.O. Nichols. She was a parishioner of All Saints Catholic Church, where she was a member of the All Saints Rosary Sodality, St. Francis Guild, and the Salesian Club. She was proud of her Polish heritage and enjoyed polka music. She is survived by her sons, Anthony and Dennis Zajac; granddaughter, Angela Stockdale; greatgrandson, Nicholas Zajac; sister, Gertrude Opaczewski, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Benny Zajac, in 1991; daughter, Mary Kay Zajac; son, James Zajac, and sister, Bernadine Gorny. A Rosary service was held by members of the Salesian Club on Thursday, October 21, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, October 22, at All Saints Catholic Church, with the Rev. Kent Kaufman officiating. Interment was in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or All Saints Catholic Church.




LOIS KRASULA

Lois M. “Shorty” Krasula, 81, died Sunday, September 26, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. A visitation will be held at 9:30 a.m. on October 16, at All Saints Catholic Church, 628 Lime City Road, Rossford, with a funeral liturgy being held at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Kent Kaufman officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to an organization of the donor’s choice.
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CHERYL SNYDER

Cheryl Ann Hufford Snyder died September 28, 2010, on her 49th birthday. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Brian; son, Nicholas (Leslie); daughters, Ashley and Stephanie; mother, Luanne Schaller; brothers, Dale, Robert, Mark, Timothy and Craig, and sister, Wendy Laubenthal. There will be an informational graveside service on Monday, October 18, at 2 p.m., at Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg.


RUSSELL SHUSTER JR.
Russell Frederick Shuster Jr., 76, of Albemarle, North Carolina, died Monday, September 27, 2010, at his home. Mr. Shuster was born October 25, 1933, in Toledo, to Russell and Elfrieda (Frosch) Shuster. He was a retired employee of Champion Spark Plug Co. of Toledo, and a member of First Lutheran Church, Albemarle. He also was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force with the rank of Airman 1st Class. He is survived by his wife; Bobbie Jean Cowart Shuster; sons, David (Raylene) Shuster of Toledo, and Timothy (Kimberly) Shuster of Goldsboro, North Carolina; daughters, Beverly (Jeff) Kinlaw of Albemarle, Susan (Craig) Koevenig of Atlanta, Georgia, Sandra (Chris) Hesley of Albemarle; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother, Roland Shuster of Toledo, and sister, Marcia Gentry of Toledo. Funeral services were held Friday, October 1, at First Lutheran Church, Albemarle, with the Rev. John Futterer officiating. Burial was in Salisbury National Cemetery, Salisbury, North Carolina. Condolences may be sent to Mrs. Shuster at 931 Smith Street, Albemarle, North Carolina 28001. Arrangements were made by the Stanly Funeral Home, Inc. Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, 230 South Second Street, Albemarle, North Carolina 28001 or Hospice of Stanly County, 960 North First Street, Albemarle, North Carolina 28001.
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HELEN STEMEN

Helen V. (Knurek) Stemen, 91, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, October 5, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Rossford, on April 5, 1919, to Teofil and Sophie (Mucha) Knurek and attended Rossford High School. She was married on November 13, 1937 to Herbert Stemen. For more than 20 years, she worked as a waitress for the Toledo Country Club. She was a member of St. Rose Church, were she served as corresponding secretary for the St. Rose Altar Sodality. She enjoyed playing the piano, knitting, sewing, playing bingo and playing the organ for Heartland Nursing Home. She is survived by her children, Ronald Stemen of Pensacola, Florida, Kathleen Badik of Toledo, and Margaret “Peggy” Vrooman of Perrysburg; 19 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert, on August 16, 1986. She also was preceded in death by her daughter, Marilyn Champnoise; son, Robert Stemen, and brothers, John and Joseph Knurek. A Scripture Service was held Sunday, October 10, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Monday, October 11, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.




KENNETH WEISLAK

Kenneth J. Weislak, 63, of Perrysburg, died unexpectedly on Monday, October 4, 2010, while running at Side Cut MetroPark. He was a Journeyman Union Carpenter with Local 1138 for more than 30 years. After retiring as a carpenter in 1996, he became a building inspector for Wood County, where he was currently employed. He was proud to have built four houses from the ground up for his family. He was a member of the River View Yacht Club in Toledo and Blessed John XXIII Parish in Perrysburg. He was an avid Michigan football fan and season ticketholder. He enjoyed exercising in the metropark, listening to music on his iPod, classic cars, woodworking and being the the comic foil to his grandson’s antics. Mr. Weislak is survived by his wife of 40 years, Joanne; son, Lance of San Francisco, California; daughter, Dr. Lisa (Hal) Burke of Sylvania; grandsons, Jack and Ben; siblings, Jim (Ruth) Weislak, Caroline (Richard) Flaczynski, Marty (Jennie) Weislak and Joy (Jim) Wozniak; brother-in-law, Dennis (Beth) Bonk, Dan Bonk, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother, Helen (Horen) Weislak- Bollinger, father, Chester Weislak; step-father, Delmer Bollinger, and mother-in-law, Theresa Bonk. A Vigil Service was held Friday, October 8, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Saturday, October 9, followed by a Mass of the Resurrection at Blessed John XXIII, Perrysburg. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery.
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BURT EDWARDS

Burt Edwards, 98, of Perrysburg, died Friday September 17, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. He was born in Whitehouse, Ohio, to George and Flossie (Gerber) Edwards. He was employed at Libbey- Owens-Ford for many years until his retirement. Mr. Edwards was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of the 89th Chemical Mortar Battalion. He attended many Army reunions across the country throughout the years. He traveled 48 states, except Hawaii and Alaska, by motor home. He traveled several times to Florida with his daughter Pat and his grandchildren. He enjoyed spending time with his family, cooking every Thanksgiving with his famous oyster dressing. He also enjoyed growing his favorite garden vegetables, kohlrabi and beef steak tomatoes; wild game hunting, which led him to become an excellent wild game cook and working in his garage, where he did mechanic work and tinkering. As a young man, he was employed as a mechanic for the former Loesch Motors in Maumee. Mr. Edwards is survived by his daughter, Patricia Cassin; grandchildren, Rick Puse, Lynne (Bryan) Omey, Jennifer (Brett) Rothfuss, Dan (Debra) Edwards, Mike (Annette) Edwards, Cindy Baker and Tammy Straight; daughter-in-law, Dorothy Edwards; son-inlaw, Wilburn Pyn; 23 greatgrandchildren; six greatgreat- grandchildren, and sisters, Hazel Edwards, Helen (Jim) Phillips and Dorothy (Tom) Stock. Mr. Edwards was preceded in death by his son, Burton; granddaughter, Angela Pyn; great-grandson, P.J.; brother, Charles Edwards and sisters, Velma Luebcke, Glennah Edwards and Lodema Edwards. Funeral services were held Wednesday, September 22, at the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home, Maumee. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551 or Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg.


RUTH FRANK
Ruth E. (Steinke) Frank, 89, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, September 25, 2010, at her daughter’s home in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. She was born on May 27, 1921, in Toledo, and spent her early years growing up in Elmore, Ohio. She married Bernie Frank, of Toledo, in 1944. A resident of Perrysburg for 66 years, she was a lifelong member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Toledo, and had been a member of the Ladies Aid Society. She also was a member of the American Legion Post 183 in Pemberville. Ms. Frank is survived by her daughter, Suzanne (Frank) Schmandt of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, and grandsons, Matthew Schmandt of Pickerington, Ohio, and Alan Schmandt of Reynoldsburg, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernie, and brothers, Oscar “Ock” Steinke of Elmore and Harold Steinke of Toledo. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 28, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 106 Plumer Street, Toledo. Interment was in Restlawn Memorial Park. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford.
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LOIS KRASULA

Lois M. “Shorty” Krasula, 81, died Sunday, September 26, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born May 19, 1929, in Perrysburg, to Floyd and Leota (Abbott) Hill. She married George Krasula on November 13, 1948, in Kentucky. She enjoyed antiquing and spending time with her family. Mrs. Krasula is survived by her husband, George; children, Pamela (Donald) Saam, Patricia (Gary) Harmon, George (Gwen) Krasula and Debra Dempsey; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren, and sister, Mary Ellen (Charles) Krause. She was preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Hill, and sisters, Ruth Ann Conway and Phyllis Arlene Gross. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are being made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to an organization of the donor’s choice.




ANN MUPRHY

Ann Elizabeth (Oberkiser) Murphy, 62, of Perrysburg, died Monday, September 20, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born May 25, 1948, in Toledo, the oldest of three daughters born to Philip and Jean (Langendorfer) Oberkiser. She was a 1966 graduate of Waite High School. She married Robert Murphy, also a 1966 Waite graduate, on May 10, 1969, in St. Mark Lutheran Church, east Toledo, where she was baptized and confirmed. Their first date was their senior prom. They had one son, Shawn. Ms. Murphy attended the University of Toledo and in later years completed her degree at Heidelberg University (Arrowhead Campus). She worked for AAA and for more than 25 years for Libbey-Owens- Ford, which later became Trinova Aeroquip-Vickers Corp. She was a longtime member of Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg, where she served as a Sunday School teacher, usher and Altar Guild member. Her hobbies included quilting and scrapbooking. She is survived by her son, Shawn (Cari); granddaughters, Caitlynn and Haleigh Murphy; mother, Jean; sisters, Gail (Joe) Baranski and Laura (Jay) Hillyer; sister-in-law, Sharon (Ernie) Shiffler; nieces, Sarah Avina, Rachel McQuillin, Emily Hillyer and Donna Edwards; nephews, Alec Hillyer, Ernie and Eric Shiffler, along with many great-nieces and nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert in 2008; grandson, Brendan, in 2001; father, Philip, in 2002, and mother-in-law and father-in-law, Donna and Frank Breece, in 2007. Funeral services were held Friday, September 24, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Toledo Memorial Park in Sylvania. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg 43551 or Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg 43551.
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JIM TEARE

James R. “Jimbo” “Jimmy Bob” Teare, 79, died Thursday, September 23, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. He was born on September 15, 1931, in Martins Ferry, Ohio, to Bertha (Whittle) and James Teare. He was a veteran of the Korean War and a member of the Perrysburg American Legion Post. Mr. Teare worked for the Standard Oil Company for 27 years, beginning as a station attendant and working his way up to terminal manager in charge of distribution for Toledo and the surrounding area. He received the Region Managers Award for Excellence in 1971. After retiring from Standard Oil, he worked as the plant manager for Tag Chemical Company of Toledo. One of his hobbies was boating. He taught celestial navigation and was an “N” in the Power Squadron in Vermilion, Ohio. He was proud of his Isle of Mann heritage, flying a Manx flag on the flagstaff outside his home. He is survived by his wife, Connie; stepson, David (Holly) and Erin Moore of Dallas, Texas; stepdaughter, Cherie (Chris) Elizabeth and Kristen Ennis of Ellicott City, Maryland; four-year-old friend, Mireya, and special friend, Bill. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held Sunday, October 3, at 2 p.m., at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg. The family requests that memorials be made to the Kitchen of Hope or Feed our Families at Zoar Lutheran Church, Hospice of Northwest Ohio, The Salvation Army or to the Parkinson’s Foundation at Medical College.




ERVIN TUCKER

Ervin L. Tucker, 90, formerly of Perrysburg, died September 23, 2010, at Swanton Health Care Center. He was born September 3, 1920, in Kendalville, Indiana, to Oscar and Ada (King) Tucker. He married Blanche Lashaway on June 3, 1950, in Bowling Green, Ohio. Mr. Tucker was a machinist for Bunning Brass and Bronze for 30 years. After retirement, he worked for United Technologies Carrier and maintained the Federal Courthouse in Toledo for eight years. He was a member of AFLCIO and the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 190. He enjoyed family vacations, mainly out west, and camping. Mr. Tucker is survived by his sons, Howard (Joan) of Swanton, Ohio, Brian (Chris) of Rossford, and Keith (Mary Pat) of Holland, Ohio; grandchildren, Rodney Hill, Andy Tucker, Katie Wesley, Jill Lewis and Ashley Ehrhardt; three great-grandchildren, and his sister-in-law, Ruth Mulkey, He was preceded in death by his wife, Blanche, on September 5, 2000, and two brothers. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 28, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Perrysburg Alliance Church or to an organization of the donor’s choice.
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ANN DURICEK

Ann Duricek, 92, of Perrysburg and formerly of Rossford, died Thursday, September 16, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. She was born on January 21, 1918, in Fairpoint, Ohio, to Boleslov and Mary (Gavesky) Troyka. She was a homemaker and would often help out with floral arrangements at Brun’s Greenhouse in Rossford. She enjoyed baking, cooking, traveling and spending time with family. She is survived by her son, Cyril “Duke” (Darlene) Duricek; grandchildren, Christopher (Gina) Duricek, Tom Tinney Jr., Tracy (Scott) Eaker and Mark (Rachel) Tinney; 14 greatgrandchildren; four greatgreat- grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cyril Duricek Sr., in 1997; her daughters, Joyce Duricek and Nancy Tinney, and brother, Joseph Troyka. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 21, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, with the Rev. Joseph Steinbauer officiating. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.




JOHN KOS

John J. Kos, 91, of Rossford and formerly of Perrysburg Township, died Friday, September 17, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born on November 18, 1918, in Hungary, to John and Katerina (Ringeis) Kos. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran. After the war, he was a German interpreter with the occupation troops in Germany. He then went to work for Libbey-Owens- Ford Glass Company for 32 years, retiring in 1978. He spent his retirement years in Haines City, Florida. He was an avid Detroit Tigers fan and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Surviving are his daughters, Ruth Ann (Chuck) Henderson and Kathy (John) Matuszak; grandchildren, Chip (Susan) Henderson, Scott Henderson; great-grandchildren, Libby and Tyler Henderson; step daughter, Nancy (John) Patrick; step-son, Phillip (Sherry) Bargar; step-grandchildren, Dwight (Shelli), Wade (Amy), and Trent (Mary) Patrick. Also surviving are 7 step grandchildren and special niece, Eleanor (Robert) Meister. John was preceded in death by his first wife of 58 years, Eleanor and his second wife, Martha; also preceding him in death were his sisters, Mary Sietz and Lena Smith. Visitation was held Sunday, September 19, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Funeral services were private. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Church Street Station, P.O. Box 780, New York, New York 10008-0780.




PATRICIA MUNGER

PATRICIA MUNGER
Patricia Ann (Billeter) Munger died September 3, 2010. She was born in Ottumwa, Iowa, on April 29, 1931, to Clara and Peter Billeter. With sister Clarene and brother John, her family moved to Perrysburg in the late 1930s. She became a lifetime active member of St. Rose Catholic Church and was a 1949 Perrysburg High School graduate. A talented and well recognized artist, Ms. Munger studied painting and composition for eight years under Abe Abramovsky and at the Toledo Museum of Art. She exhibited in numerous northwest Ohio juried art shows, including the Toledo Federation of Artists Crosby Garden, Black Swamp Arts Festival Bowling Green, American Field Service Perrysburg and Starlight Plaza Sylvania. She was prolific with watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, pastel and pen and ink drawing. For years she assisted Perrysburg and St. Rose school children as a special instructor of art. She also designed props and stage sets for the Toledo Children’s Theater Workshops. Ms. Munger was a well recognized area charity fashion show model benefitting the Toledo Animal Shelter and Toledo Hospital Auxiliary as well as for Geralda Pheatt, LaSalle and Koch’s, Jacobson’s, and the Margaret O’Brien seasonal Commodore Perry shows. She was a talented seamstress who made her own clothes. Her hand sewn fabrics and tapestries were sought after for local worship space liturgical backdrops. She did graphic design and calligraphy work for The Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Owens Illinois, Libbey Glass and Owens Corning. Her Pagliacci posters for Lester Friedman were logos used by the Toledo Opera Guild for 35 years. Prior to his death in 2001, Ms. Munger assisted her husband of 47 years, Harold, with his architectural practice, regularly influencing brick, stone, upholstery, carpeting, roofing, color, texture and landscaping coordination. She and her husband raised three sons. She actively supported and participated in all their school, scouting and athletic activities. In her widowhood she made her six grandchildren the center of her world, cherishing every accomplishment, challenge and milestone. She enjoyed cooking and baking. She preserved and promoted the family’s German heritage. She is survived by her sons, Hal (Melissa), Peter, David (Mary Heather), all of Perrysburg; their children (respectively) Hal and Elizabeth, Peter and Nicholas, Max and Ana Claire; brother, Navy Commander (retired) John (Sharon) Billeter and family of Williamsburg, Virginia. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold C.; her infant daughter Ann, and sister, Clarene (Emil) Scherer. A Recitation of the Rosary, led by the Rev. John Miller, was held Monday, September 6, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Tuesday, September 7, followed by a Celebration of Life Mass at St. Rose Church, with the Very Rev. Marvin Borger, VG, JCL, officiating. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. The family requests remembrances to the St. Rose Church Sesquicentennial Fund or to the Harold and Patricia Munger Fund at the Way Library Foundation.
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DOROTHY RORICK
Dorothy (Donovan) Larsen Rorick, of Maumee, died Friday, August 20, 2010, at the Toledo Hospital. She was an accountant for the City of Toledo. She and her husband, Marv, were world travelers. He enjoyed golfing while she shopped, especially for shoes. She was a member of the Toledo Country Club, Toledo CC 9 Hole Golf Group, Carranor Hunt and Polo Club, Cypress Lakes CC of Fort Myers, Florida, and Boca Grande Country Club of Boca Grande, Florida. She volunteered for various charities and was a member of St. Patrick’s Historic Church, Meals on Wheels, the Toledo Animal Shelter, Women’s Auxiliary of the Salvation Army, the Toledo Museum of Art, the Toledo Zoo and the River Road Garden Club. She is survived by her son, Shawn Larsen; stepchildren, Dr. Marvin (Lindsay) Rorick III; Paige (Steve) Parks and Shelly Bennett; granddaughters, Rachel and Julia; step-grandchildren, Burgess, Paige, Kelly, Riley and Hannah; sister, Shirley (Robert) Siebenaler; former husband, Bruce Larsen, and former daughter-in-law, Kelly Larsen. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Rorick Jr.; parents, James and Wilma (Hall) Donovan, and brothers, Howard and James Donovan. A memorial mass will be held Saturday, September 25, at 10 a.m., at St. Patrick’s Historic Church Downtown, 130 Avondale Avenue, Toledo, with a luncheon to follow at the Embassy House Club. Ms. Rorick donated her body to the University of Toledo Medical College and, in lieu of flowers, requested that expressions of sympathy be directed in the form of contributions to St. Patrick’s Historic Church Downtown, the Boys and Girls Club or the Salvation Army. Arrangements were made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.




MARIE SABO

Marie F. (Mahler) Sabo, 94, of Perrysburg, died Thursday, September 16, 2010. She was born on September 7, 1916, in Perrysburg, to Fred and Lena (Smith) Mahler. She married Louis Sabo on November 30, 1939. She enjoyed sewing, canning, baking and vacations to California, Tennessee and West Virginia. She attended the former Riverside FourSquare Church in Toledo, where she was secretary and treasurer for many years. She is survived by her daughter, Pat (Charles) Wills of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Ken (Carla) Wills, Terry (Liz) Wills and Lynn Via-Wills; great-granddaughters, Amy (Josh), Heather (Brian), Terri, Jennifer and Rachael; six greatgreat- grandchildren; brother, Bernard Mahler of Perrysburg, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Louis, on September 13, 2005. She also was preceded in death by her sisters, Hortense, Lucille and Helen; brothers, Charles, Earl and John, and grandson-in-law, Gary Via. Funeral services were held Sunday, September 19, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Larry Vriezelaar officiating. Private burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
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MARY TURK
Mary C. Turk, 80, died Tuesday, September 14, 2010. She was born July 12, 1930, in Toledo, to Francis and Goldie King. She was employed as a bookkeeper for Sears and Roebuck Co. She was a 1948 graduate of Central Catholic High School. She enjoyed making floral arrangements and arts and crafts. She also was fond of Ireland and anything Irish. She was a member of the Kay-C-Ettes, Salesians and was a former lifelong parishioner of Christ the King Parish, where she served on the Altar and Rosary Society and was a eucharistic minister. Mrs. Turk was a charter parishioner of Blessed John XXIII Parish in Perrysburg. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Alvin Turk; son, Edward (Julie) Turk; daughter, Kathleen (Bill) Smelser; grandchildren, Richard Sheeler, David Turk, Kelley Turk, Will Tezak and Chris Tezak; great-grandchildren; sister, Patricia Swartz, and sisterin- law, Judy King. She was preceded in death by her brother, Charles King. Prayers were recited Friday, September 17, at the Maison-Dardenne Walker Funeral Home, Maumee, followed by a funeral mass at Blessed John XXIII Church. Interment was in St. Joseph Cemetery in Sylvania. Memorial contributions may be sent to Blessed John XXIII Church, 24250 Dixie Highway, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.


RICHARD WESTPHAL SR.
Richard E. Westphal Sr., 84, of Perrysburg, died August 26, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born on February 13, 1926 in Highland Park, Michigan, to Ernest and Frances (Mohler) Westphal. On May 7, 1955, he married Gayle Witherell in Toledo. Mr. Westphal was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy in World War II and was an electrician for Westphal Electric for more than 30 years. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Gayle Westphal of Perrysburg; children, Richard (Amy) Westphal Jr., of Waterville, Ohio, Ronald (Lynette) Westphal of Sylvania, Ohio, Karla Westphal of Alpharetta, Georgia, Kenneth Westphal of Perrysburg, Janine Westphal of Perrysburg, James (Becky) Westphal of New Castle, Colorado; grand-daughters, Amanda, Allison, Abigayle, Tracy, Emily, Gracie, Ellie, and sister, Mary Haas. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Robert, John and Charles. There will be no services. Arrangements were made by the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home and Crematory. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Rose Parish, Perrysburg, or to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg.
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JOSEPHINE YEARBY

Josephine M. (Quick) Yearby, 80, died September 15, 2010, in her Perrysburg home. She was born to Mary Beth and John Quick on January 13, 1930, in St. Claire Shores, Michigan. She worked and lived in the Crystal Lake, Illinois, area for 40 years before retiring to Indiana with her husband, William, later moving to Abundant Life in Perrysburg, to be by her daughter. She enjoyed listening to big band music. Ms. Yearby is survived by her daughters, Billie (Jim) Griner of Perrysburg, Victoria (Dan) Rutkowski of Osprey Florida, Deanna (Ken) Mateer of Huntley Illinois; grandchildren, Nicole (Dan) Cusimano, Forrest, Corey, John and Joshua Miller; great-granddaughters, Payton, Paige and Piper Cusimano; greatgrandson, Devon Nelson; sister, Dorothy Isham of Mt. Vernon, Indiana, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, William; son, Patrick, and daughter, Mary Miller. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 21, at the Austin Funeral Home, Mt. Vernon, Indiana. Interment was in Grandview Cemetery, Grandview, Indiana. Memorial contributions may be made to Paws and Whiskers Animal Shelter, 32 Hillwyck Drive, Toledo Ohio 43615.




ANTONIA BALBAUGH

Antonia Balbaugh, 65, of Perrysburg, died Thursday, September 9, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. She was born in Toledo, on April 6, 1945. She was a former member of Sts. Cyril and Methodius Church, where she was active in the kitchen cooking for lunches and parish festivals. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, reading, gardening and trips to the casino. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Karl Balbaugh; children, Katherine (Scott) Gonyea and Dawn Roberts; granddaughter, Chloe Roberts, and six siblings. She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 14, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, with the Rev. Joseph Steinbauer officiating. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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DENISE KACZOROWSKI
Denise M. Kaczorowski, 50, of the Toledo area, died Thursday, September 9, 2010, at the Henry County Hospital in Napoleon, Ohio. She was born in Toledo on January 16, 1960. She is survived by her mother, Carol Zink; daughters, Christina (Cory) Cooper and Julia Kaczorowski; son, Michael Kaczorowski, and seven grandchildren. In accordance with her wishes, there will be no visitation and services will be private. Arrangements are being made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford.




EDWARD KEATING

Edward F. Keating III, 60, of Lima, Ohio, died September 10, 2010, at his home. He was born on August 1, 1950, to Marie (Kirby) and Edward Keating Jr. in Lima. He graduated from the Ohio State University with a bachelor of arts degree and received his master’s degree from Toledo University. He was a teacher for the Otsego School system in Grand Rapids, Ohio. He also was a football and wrestling coach at Otsego High School and Junior High School. He was an avid fan of Ohio State University sports. Mr. Keating is survived by his daughters, Jessica (Helge Braun) Keating of Koln, Germany, Becca (Steven Emshwiller) Keating of Ann Arbor, Michigan; sister, Patrice (Joyce Bowersock) Keating of Lima; step-sister, Beverly (Bob) Casto of Lima; stepbrothers, Richard (Debra) Brayton of Lima,and Jim (Cheryl) Brayton of Muncie, Indiana; former wife and friend, Lisa Keating of Toledo, and close companion, Anita Ellis of Celina, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents and step-father, Kent Brayton. There will be no local visitation. Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are being made by the Chiles- Laman Funeral Home. Contributions can be made to St. Rita’s Hospice or the American Lung Association.
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ROBERT LUALLEN
Robert E. Luallen, 85, of Toledo and formerly of Perrysburg, died Sunday, September 5, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. He was born October 3, 1924, in Metcalf, Illinois, to James and Myrtle (Ross) Luallen. He was a 1943 graduate of Perrysburg High School. Mr. Luallen owned and operated the Shell gas station in downtown Perrysburg prior to working as service manager for Ed Schmidt Pontiac. He retired in 1986 after 35 years of service. He is survived by his wife, Doris (Heim) Luallen; children, Janet Luallen, W. James (Nancy) Luallen and Shirley (Michael) Lauria; grandchildren, Steven Olma and Meagan Luallen; greatgrandson, Curtis Mace; sister, Phyllis (Edward) Klimek, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services were held Thursday, September 9, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.




JAMES MITCHELL

James G. Mitchell, 93, died Friday, September 10, 2010, in his Perrysburg home. He was born on April 20, 1917, to James Mitchell, a farmer from Holly, Michigan, and his wife, Lucille (Gautz) Mitchell. He grew up on the family farm, which set his lifelong interest in farming and farm life. He attended Michigan State University, where he earned a bachelor of science degree in agricultural engineering. He married his college sweetheart, Winalee “Lee” Gentry, and they began married life farming on the family farmstead in Holly, and also working at the Buick Motor Company. He later worked for his father-in-law in the pipeline construction business, which he particularly enjoyed because of his love for heavy machinery. He enjoyed telling of the various pipeline jobs and river crossings he managed throughout the country. After the birth of his three children, he founded a company to manufacture disposable slippers, a product he and his wife invented and patented. That company, Principle Business Enterprises, Inc., grew to more than 200 employees over the years and took Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell all over the world. They were committed to running their company based on principle (thus the name Principle Business) which could only operate to raise the standard of business ethics and to really make a difference in the lives it served. He enjoyed reading, travel, politics, sports, cars, hunting, shooting and snowmobiling. For more than 50 years he was involved and committed to the Christian Science Church in Maumee, where he served in most of the positions available. He and his wife had three children, James Gentry Mitchell, who died in a caving accident in 1965, William (Pam) Mitchell and Carol (Chuck) Stocking; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is survived by his brothers, Harold and Sandy, and sister, Lorraine, and their families. A memorial service is planned for later in October. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorials may be sent to The First Church of Christ Scientists, Maumee (Monitor Fund) or to Michigan State University School of Agriculture.
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MARIE ROBERTS
Marie Ann (Joswick) Roberts, 79, of Perrysburg and formerly of Zanesville, Ohio, died Sunday, September 5, 2010, at her home. She was born in Zanesville on October 3, 1930, to Theodore and Thelma (Menhorn) Joswick. She was a 1949 graduate of Lash High School. She married Bernard Roberts on July 7, 1950, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zanesville. After her children had grown, she tended to the children of several Perrysburg families. An accomplished artist, she enjoyed sketching various objects, including trees, making crafts, and tending to her plants both indoors and outdoors. She along with her husband, Bernard, was a charter member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Oregon. She is survived by her husband, Bernard; daughters, Mari Richard of Windsor, California, Martha “Marti” (Thomas) Palenske of Holland, Ohio; son, Bernard “Bob” (Teresa) Roberts Jr. of West Chester, Ohio; granddaughters, Emily, Becca and Madison Roberts; sister- in-law, Phyllis Roberts; brother-in-law, Gerald Roberts; uncles, William and Eugene Menhorn, and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and special friends, Sandy Wuwert and Bev Butterweck. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Theodore and Paul Joswick, and sister, Wanda Smith. Funeral services were held Friday, September 10, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, and Saturday, September 11, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Zanesville. Burial was in Zanesville Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.




HOLDEN KNITZ
Holden Adym Jonathan Knitz, infant son of Jonathan and Heidi (Clark) Knitz, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, August 28, 2010. He was born July 27, 2010, at 3:07 a.m., and weighed seven pounds, seven ounces. He is survived by his parents; grandparents, Carilyn (Phillip) Brimacombe, Bill and Susie Clark, George and Nancy Harter and Norman Knitz; aunts and uncles, Tim and Tricia Knitz, Randy and Bridget Simon, Joe and Heather Arquette and Jonathan Clark; cousins, Brandon, Grace and Kenley Knitz and Kelsey and Micah Arquette, and many other family members. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 4, in the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, with the Rev. Mark Montgomery officiating. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital, 8402 Harcourt Road, Suite 210, Indianapolis, Indiana 46260 or online at www.give.stvincent.org.
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EDGAR BELL
Edgar R. Bell, of Perrysburg, and formerly of Atlanta, Georgia, died Saturday August 21, 2010, at EBEID Hospice, Sylvania, Ohio. He was born August 21, 1937, in Atlanta, to Loy and Mable (Gardner) Bell. He married Nancy (Artz) of Perrysburg on May 25, 1963, at Peachtree Road Methodist Church in Atlanta. He was a vice president of sales for Speidel, Longines-Wittnauer, and Swatch Group USA, retiring in 2003. He is survived by his wife, Nancy; son, Wesley Bell of Hammond, Louisiana; sister, Monie Jones (Curtis) of Austin, Texas; brothers, Richard and Darrell Bell of Atlanta, Georgia; sisters-in-law, Patricia (Donald) Simmons, Sally (John) Spitler and Candyce (Robert) Sturtz. Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 24, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to EBEID Hospice, 5200 Harroun Road, Sylvania, Ohio 43560 or Alzhiemer’s Association, 2500 North Reynolds Road, Toledo, Ohio 43615.




DAVID BREZINSKI

David A. Brezinski, 79, died Saturday, August 21, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born October 3, 1930, in Toledo, to James and Harriet (Borowicz) Brezinski. He served in the United States Army in the Korean War and earned his bachelor’s degree from Ohio University. He married Irene Grabarski. Mr. Brezinski is the owner of Midwest Die Supply Company. He was a member of AMSA, Precision Metal Forming Association, Dicasters Association and Society of Manufacturing Engineers. He was an active member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg and a member of the Holy Name Society. He is survived by his wife, Irene; sons, Stephen Brezinski, Andrew (Melissa) Brezinski and Thomas Brezinski; grandchildren, Kevin, Kyle, Kendall, Klaire and Olivia, and brother, Robert (Joan) Bradner. He was preceded in death by his son, John, and brother, Richard. Friends will be received Friday, August 27, from 4 to 9 p.m., at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where a scripture service will be held at 7 p.m. Prayers will be recited in the funeral home, Saturday, August 28, at 9:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., at St. Rose Catholic Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Catholic Church.
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EVELYN GREENE
Evelyn M. (Spitler) Greene, 86, of Perrysburg, died Thursday, August 19, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Findlay, Ohio, on May 14, 1924, to Verne and Ethel (Turner) Spitler. She married Melvin Greene on April 16, 1949, in Bowling Green, Ohio. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. She is survived by her daughter, Linda Bretsch; sons, Michael (Beverly) and Mark Greene; grandchildren, Jennifer (Scott) Snyder, Dolan (Jennifer) Greene, Nathanael (Pam) Greene, Jared (Danielle) Greene, Melissa (John) Kern, Zachary (Brianna) Greene, Melody (Chris) Wyble and Elliott Greene; great-grandchildren, Paige and Cortney Snyder, Emily, Ashley, Austin, Isabell, Becky, Theresa, David, Brady, Lauren and Weston Greene, Tamora, Kristel, Chloe, Adeline, Valerie and Jakob Kern, Walter and Zachary Junior Greene, and Maddison and Rachel Wyble. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin. Funeral services were held Saturday, August, 21, at First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, 200 West Second Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.


GEORGIA WRIGHT
Georgia Ruth (Robertson) Wright, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, August 17, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born on February 22, 1923, in Madison County, Indiana, to George and Alma (Stewart) Robertson. She graduated from Yorktown High School, Yorktown, Indiana, and Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana. She married Doyle Wright on May 25, 1946, in Muncie. The Wright family moved to Perrysburg in 1963. She enjoyed all family events and celebrations. She especially enjoyed staying at the Seachrist Lake cottage, which her father and family had built. Summers were filled with trips to the lake with her family. She was a teacher in Perrysburg, Muncie and Yorktown for more than 30 years, and taught at the Robert L. Frank Elementary School (Pine Street) for 21 years, retiring in 1983. Mrs. Wright is survived by her husband of more than 64 years, Doyle; sons, James (Barbara), their daughter, Katherine (Nicholas) Marconi, and Joe (Sally) Wright and their children, Jessye Wright and Aaron Wright (fiancée, Sara Kirchner), and brother, L.M. “Bud“ Robertson of Muncie, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary Ellen (Harry) Brown, Viletta (O.T. “Mutt”) Sasser, sisterin- law, Edith (“Toots”) Robertson and nephew, George Sasser. Friends will be received Thursday, September 2, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where a memorial service will be held Friday, September 3, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Bill Roman officiating. Burial will be private in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.
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CECILIA BENNETT, M.D.

Cecilia V. Bennett, M.D. died Monday, July 19, 2010 in Hardeeville, South Carolina. She was born January 22, 1931, to Roberto and Constancia Villatuya in Manila, Philippines. A graduate of the University of the Philippine’s Medical School, she was a physician in the Lucas County medical community, with a career than spanned more than 25 years. She was a member of the Speciality Boards of The American Board of Pathology and The American Board of Family Practice with a certification from The American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. Dr. Bennett retired from private practice in 1992. She enjoyed gardening, music and coin collecting. She was an avid traveler and spent much of her retirement seeing the world. Dr. Bennett is survived by her daughter Patricia Bennett Nabel (Dr. Douglas Nabel), and son, R. Finnbarr Bennett (Lois Clausen). She was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Dr. Alcuin Bennett, and sister, Linda Fabie. A private funeral attended by immediate family was held in Bluffton, South Carolina. Arrangements were made by the Sauls Funeral Home, Bluffton. A reception for family and friends was held at the Sylvania Country Club, Sylvania, on August 10. Memorial contributions may be made to the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation, 12902 Magnolia Drive, UTCFOUND, Tampa, FL 33612 or www.moffitt.org.


FREDERICK GERKEN
Frederick H. Gerken, 97, of Perrysburg, died Friday, August 6, 2010, at The Glendale in Toledo. He was born in Napoleon, Ohio, on April 18, 1913, to Frank and Katherine (Damman) Gerken. He owned and operated the former Perrysburg Paint and Wallpaper for 35 years, retiring in 1989. His memberships included Bethel Assembly of God, Perrysburg, former member of Perrysburg Public Affairs, Perrysburg Zoning Commission, Perrysburg City Council, Democratic Central Committee and the Perrysburg Democratic Club. He is survived by his children, Fred (Sandra) Gerken of New Port Richey, Florida, Phillip Gerken of Whitehouse, Ohio and Christine Gerken of Bowling Green, Ohio; four grandchildren; four greatgrandchildren; brothers, Martin (Beverly) Gerken and Henry (Joann) Gerken; sisters, Marie Bahler, Dorothy Drewes and Katherine Alexander; sisters- in-law, Lois Gerken and Evelyn Brandeberry, and special friend, Kate Graber. He was preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Helen Gerken; brother, Frank, and sister, Sadonna Williams. Funeral services will be held today, August 11, at 11 a.m., at Calvary Assembly of God, 5025 Glendale Avenue, Toledo. Interment will follow at Fort Meigs Cemetery, Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home, Maumee. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.




SUSAN BONDY

Susan Jane Bondy, 61, of Perrysburg, died Friday, July 30, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born on May 3, 1949, in Toledo, to Frank and Lillian (Surprise) Weaver. She was employed in the medical field for more than 40 years, working at Riverside, St. Anne’s, and recently retired as a unit clerk from St. Charles Mercy Hospital. She also worked at various doctors’ offices and at the Carranor Club. She was a parishioner at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Toledo and was devoted to the Rosary. She was a St. Louis deMontfort conferee, a lay member of the Marion Movement of Priests, and was involved with Helpers of God’s Precious Infants. She enjoyed collecting antiques, feeding the birds, tending to her flowers, wearing jewelry, and spending time with her grandchildren. Ms. Bondy is survived by her daughter, Kory (Martin) Doss; grandchildren, Ashlynn, Christopher, and Brittney Groom; sister, Cindy Zawodni (fiancé, Dan Sutherland); brother, Frank (Vicki) Weaver; nieces, Kelly (Dennis) Vergowven, Katie (Drew) Balduff and Tati Finnagen; great-nieces, Alexis Jay and Sophia Vergowven; special friend, Lucy Reiter, and former husband, Ed Bondy. She was preceded in death by her parents. A recitation of the Rosary was held Tuesday, August 3, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held today, August 4, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Joseph Church located on Locust Street at Erie Street in Toledo, where the family will greet guests beginning at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
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JOSEPH BRICKER
Joseph Raymond Bricker, 87, died Sunday, August 1, 2010, at Hospice in Toledo. He was born September 12, 1922, in Mt. Sterling, Ohio, to Leslie and Gussie (Dennison) Bricker. He served during World War II with the United States Army in the Eleventh Armored Division and he was present at The Battle of the Bulge. He married Norma Buskirk on February 9, 1948, in Greenup, Kentucky. Mr. Bricker began his career on the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad. He retired as superintendent of the Toledo Terminal Railroad in 1978. He was a 32nd degree Mason; a member of the Zenobia Shriners, The American Legion and the First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. In his free time, he enjoyed hunting, golfing and fishing. Mr. Bricker is survived by his wife, Norma; son, Ray (Connie) Bricker; daughter, Jo Lynn (Carrie) Bricker; granddaughter, Karlyn (Jake) Swoap, and great-grandchildren, Jessica, Alec, Ty and Drew Swoap. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Elizabeth Adkins and Louisabelle Pfiel. Funeral services will be private. Arrangements are being made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 800 South Detroit Avenue, Toledo, Ohio or the Tyler Swoap Trust at Edward Jones, 215 Louisiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.




D. CLIFTON CANFIELD

D. Clifton Canfield, 84, of Northport, died Thursday, July 22, 2010, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City, Michigan. He was born on the family farm in Perrysburg, on July 15, 1926, the son of Allen and Helen (Reitzel) Canfield II. In 1949, he married Maxine Hessenauer who preceded him in death in 1982. In 1983, he married Nancy Faneuff, in Rossford. At the age of 17, Mr. Canfield enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served until the end of World War II. He was an active charter member of the Elks and American Legion in Maumee, and also gave 39 years of service as an insurance agent. He enjoyed boating, and had fond memories of cruising the Georgian Bay in the 1960s. He also enjoyed flying and earned his pilot’s license in 1974. He and his wife, Nancy, divided the year equally between homes on Lake Michigan and Lake Havasu, Arizona. He is survived by his wife, Nancy; children, David Canfield, Jered Canfield, Urban “Bud” Canfield, Michel Canfield; 18 grandchildren and 19 greatgrandchildren; sisters, Jules Canfield and Jill Aspacher. He also was preceded in death by his sister, Elaine Ruihley. A visitation will be held August 5, from 4-7 p.m., with the memorial service at 7 p.m. at the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home in Perrysburg. Arrangements also were made by the Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay, Michigan. Memorials may be directed to Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Inc., Great Lakes Chapter, 2680 Horizon Drive SE, Suite C-9, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546.
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KATHRYN CUMMINS CLAGUE
Kathryn Jane Cummins Clauge, 93, died May 27, 2010, in Mission Viejo, California. The daughter of Thomas and Harriet Cummins, she graduated from Perrysburg High School and attended Bowling Green State University, later taking residence in Perrysburg as well as Indiana, Pennsylvania, Missouri and California. She enjoyed painting in oils and acrylics, reading, babysitting her grand-niece and nephew, John and Jennifer, and animals, especially cats. She is survived by her daughter, Sheila Checkley of Mission Viejo; son, Michael Clague (Barbara) of Gloucester, Virginia; grandsons, Tom Checkley and Alex Clague, and nephew John (Jan) Landwehr of Perrysburg. She was preceded in death by her former husband, Donald Clague of Bowling Green in 1978; sister, Ruth Cummins Landwehr, and nephew, Mark Landwehr. Her remains will be interred in Fort Meigs Cemetery.


SOFIA JEFFREY
Sofia Amelia Jeffrey, 88, formerly of Lexington, Nebraska, died Thursday, July 22, 2010, at Pike’s Peak Care Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born August 7, 1921, in Wood County, Ohio, to Deloy and Helen (Schroder) Speck. She attended school in Ohio and was united in marriage to Raymond Jeffrey on October 1, 1938, in Perrysburg. Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey moved to Lexington in 1944, where he worked for Platte Valley Products and she clerked for Rosenburg’s and Hennek’s and was a hostess for Parkway Café. They had two sons, Richard and Pat. She also was a homemaker who excelled as a cook and seamstress. She and her husband were long-time members of First Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Nebraska, and active supporters of Water for Life, a mission group in Kalona, Iowa, dedicated to drilling water wells in Haiti. Together they made multiple mission trips to Haiti. Mrs. Jeffrey also made hundreds of blankets and layettes for mission work. They were long-time members of Cosmos Pals. After Mr. Jeffrey’s death on June 4, 1994, she married North Platte Sherrill, of Lexington, Nebraska, on November 2, 1996, who also preceded her in death on December 10, 2005. In 2008, she moved to Falcon, Colorado, to live with her son, Pat. She became a member of Grace Community Church in Falcon, Colorado. She is survived by her sons, Richard (Sharon) Jeffrey of Lexington, and Pat (Joyce) Jeffrey of Falcon, Colorado; grandchildren, David (Penny) Jeffrey of Oconto, Nebraska, Dennis (Annette) Jeffrey of Prescott, Arizona, Kristina (Mike) Nass of Lexington, Clinton Jeffrey of Fort Collins, Colorado, and Justin Jeffrey of Falcon, Colorado; great-grandchildren, Alyssa and Austin Jeffrey, Christopher (Missy) Zambeck, Danielle Zambeck, and Nathaniel and Alexandra Nass; siblings, Elsie Hufford of Orange City, Florida, Doris Goodman of Perrysburg, and Glen Speck of Perrysburg. She also was preceded in death by her brother, Wayne Speck of Perrysburg. Funeral Services were held Friday, July 30, at First Presbyterian Church in Lexington, with the Rev. Charles Olsen officiating. Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery at Lexington. Arrangements were made by the Reynolds-Love Funeral Home, Lexington. Memorials are suggested to First Presbyterian Church in Lexington or Water for Life, P.O. Box 456, Kalona, Iowa 52247.
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EVA MYERS

Eva P. (Hazel) Myers, 88, of Indian River, Michigan, and formerly of Stony Ridge, Ohio, died Thursday, July 29, 2010, at Northern Michigan Regional Hospital, Petoskey, Michigan. On July 4, 1922, she was born in Stony Ridge, to William and Jennie (Wagoner) Hazel. She married Ross Myers on August 9, 1958, in Perrysburg. She worked in the office for the Rossford Ordnance Depot and retired from Tank Automotive Command, Warren, Michigan. Her memberships include: Stony Ridge United Methodist Church, Rossford Ordnance Depot- ROD Drifters, Lake Grange 2205 and the Indian River Sportsman Club. She is survived by her husband, Ross; stepdaughters, Joyce Conger of California and Judy Nault of Las Vegas, Nevada; five stepgrandchildren; six stepgreat- grandchildren, and 11 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Marie (Hazel) Haas; brothers, Robert Hazel, Carl Hazel, Edson Hazel, Wayne Hazel, and one nephew. Friends and family will be received today, August 4, from 10 to 11 a.m., at the Stony Ridge United Methodist Church, 5542 Fremont Pike, Stony Ridge, where funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Robert May officiating. Interment will be in Troy Township Cemetery, Luckey, Ohio. There will be a bereavement luncheon served at the church immediately following the cemetery committal services. Arrangements were made by the Marsh Funeral Home, Luckey. Memorial contributions may be made to Stony Ridge United Methodist Church.




ANNA PASTOREK

Anna J. Pastorek, 99, died August 1, 2010, at Heartland of Perrysburg. She was born on March 26, 1911, to Stephen and Mary Ann (Hloznik) Jursa, in Springdale, Pennsylvania. She married August Pastorek on August 6, 1929, in Butler, Pennsylvania. She was a long time parishioner of St. Rose Catholic Church. She enjoyed crocheting, along with other arts and crafts. She also enjoyed baking and cooking. She was a historian who enjoyed watching the news to keep up with current events. She enjoyed her family. Ms. Pastorek is survived by her children, Kenneth Pastorek, Miriam Weis, Antoinette (John) Buerkert, Christine (Emile Firpo) Pastorek; 17 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; siblings, Joan Meleski, Stephen (Marilyn) Jursa, Dolores (John) Domitrovic; daughters-in-Law, Charlotte Pastorek, Patricia Pastorek, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, August; sons, Leonard, August and Joseph Pastorek; daughterin- law, Betty Pastorek; sonin- law, James Weis; sisters, Margaret Corsi and Mary Heban. A Rosary service was held Tuesday, August 3, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held today, August 4, at 10:15 a.m., at St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Bowling Green, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Catholic Church.
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CHARLOTTE ARQUETTE
Charlotte F. Arquette died July 22, 2010, at the Manor at Perrysburg. She was the second born daughter to Glenn and Eva (Spangler) Hoot on July 4, 1922, in Swanton, Ohio. She worked in the X-ray department at the Propeller Plant on Alexis Road during World War II. She married Richard Arquette on May 29, 1943, in Toledo, and they had three sons. Moving to Oregon in the early 1950s, she was involved in her sons’ education and growth. It was also during this time that she started to lose her hearing and this greatly impacted her life. She enjoyed playing pinochle, hostessing barbeques, traveling with her husband and sisters-in-law and spending time with her eight grandchildren. She is survived by her son, Richard (Carol Sue Haslinger) Arquette and their children, Eric Arquette and Becky (Keith) Peery; son, Daniel (Virginia Mutchler) Arquette and their children, Michelle, Joseph (Heather), Michael (Cassie), Amy, Timothy (JJ) and Christopher; son, Gary (Kimberly Wiant) Arquette, and six great-grandchildren, (Joe and Heather) Kelsey and Micah, (Becky and Keith) Caleb and Caden, (Mike and Cassie ) Aiden and (Tim and JJ) Hannah. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Richard; sister, Betty Overy, and great-grandson, Clayton Peery. Family and friends may call at the Walter Funeral Home, 4653 Glendale Avenue, Toledo, today, July 28, from 4 to 8 p.m., with Scripture services at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Thursday, July 29, at 10:15 a.m., at St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg, with interment following at Restlawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, the Alzheimer Association or the Humane Society.




TANYA BANACHOWSKI

Tanya E. Banachowski, 74, of Rossford, died Tuesday, July 20, 2010, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center. She was born, in Toledo, on February 13, 1936, to Rudolf and Elizabeth (Karius) Maier. She was a homemaker, and a graduate of St Ursula Academy and Mary Manse College. She enjoyed singing, traveling, and bowling, and went to many tournaments with her teammates. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Andrew Banachowski; children, Marc (Elaine) Banachowski, Ann (Bill) Mishka, John Banachowski, Lynn (Terry) Dawley and Keith (Jessica) Banachowski; grandchildren, Adam Banachowski, Tim Mishka, Zach Banachowski, Jasmin Banachowski, Amy Banachowski, Anna Dawley, and Lydia Banachowski; brother, Rudi (Jenny) Maier, and sisters, Rita (Gene) Sartor and Trudy (Ralph) Morone. A Mass of the Resurrection was held Saturday, July 24, at All Saints Catholic Church, with the Rev. Kent Kaufman officiating. Entombment was in Resurrection Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
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SIMONNE BARTLEY

Simonne Yvonne (Vandaele) Bartley, 88, of Perrysburg, and formerly of Monroe and Roscommon, Michigan, died Sunday, July 25, 2010. She was born October 25, 1921 in Oosthieuwkerke, Belgium, to John and Emma (Gheldof) Vandaele. She and her family immigrated to the United States in 1928. She married George Bartley on September 22, 1941, in Georgia. Mrs. Bartley is survived by her husband, George; daughter, Laurie Thompson; granddaughters, Julie (Mike) Gagle, Lisa (Mike) Cardinal, Denise (Jeff Taylor) Thompson and Leila (Mike) Mongan; greatgrandchildren, Danielle Thompson, April and Autumn Cardinal, Aubrianna and Brandon Gagle, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two infant sons, George and Leonard; daughter, Linda McArthur, and siblings, Julian, Michael, Julius, Albert and four others who died during World War 1. Friends will be received today, July 28, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 29, at 11 a.m., at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 13101 Five Point Road, Perrysburg, with the Rev. John Rutz officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
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MARGARET LIMPF
Margaret Francis “Marge” Limpf, 66, of Perrysburg and formerly of Rossford, died Wednesday, July 21, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born on December 12, 1943, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She was a financial specialist for Mercy Health Partners for many years. She was a member of the Rossford United Methodist Church and Women of Faith. Mrs. Limpf is survived by her husband of 48 years, Ken Limpf; daughters, Michelle (Ken) Sutter and Jennifer (Scott) Sudlow; son, Ron (Lorinda) Limpf; mother, Dolores Schutt; grandchildren, Zachery and Matthew Sutter, Paul, Kyle and Jonathan Limpf, Xavier, Keden and Jenalynne Sudlow; sister, Linda Karsten; niece, Jackie Karsten; nephew, Kris Karsten, and brother in-law, Larry (special friend, Kathy) Limpf. A memorial service was held Monday, July 26, at the Rossford United Methodist Church, with the Revs. Robert Ball and Randy Williams officiating. Interment was private. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.


MARGARET SMITH
Margaret M. Smith, 87, of Toledo, and formerly of Maumee, died Sunday, July 25, 2010, in the Foundation Park Care Center. Margaret is survived by her daughters, Joanne Mercer (Sid Hardesty) and Janice (Mike) Corbett; five grandchildren and 12 greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Jeanne Smith, and brothers and sisters. Family and friends may visit Friday, July 30, from 9 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m., at Blessed John XXIII Catholic Church, 24250 Dixie Highway, Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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LOIS BELL

Lois P. (Redouty) Bell, 75, a lifelong resident of Perrysburg, died Saturday, July 17, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Perrysburg, on April 30, 1935, to Ellsworth and Anna (Stewart) Redouty. She was a 1953 graduate of Perrysburg High School. She married Herald “Buddy” Bell on August 28, 1954, at St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg, where she was a member of Helping Hands. For more than 20 years, she was a travel agent with Hayes Travel Agency. She is survived by her sons, Herald “Rusty” Bell and Gary (Kristen) Bell; son-in-law, William Pearce; grandchildren, Jordan Pearce, John Montgomery, Morgan, Ryan, Caroline and Cole Bell, and sisters, Cecelia Lambert and Mary Della (Robert) Henry of Perrysburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buddy, on October 8, 2009, and daughter, Judy Bell Pearce. A Scripture Service was held Monday, July 19, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers will be recited in the funeral home on Tuesday, July 20, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Helping Hands of St. Rose Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551 or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.




RICHARD REIS

Richard “Dick” Reis, 84, of Trinity, Florida, died Sunday, July 11, 2010, in New Port Richey. He was born to Charles and Alma Reis on January 26, 1926, in Perrysburg. After spending his childhood years in Perrysburg, Mr. Reis joined the Air Force, after which he earned a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in counseling from Bowling Green State University. Following graduation, he taught and coached at Arcadia High School in Arcadia, Ohio. Shortly thereafter, he married Dolores “Dee” Rimmelin in 1950. Their seven children were born and raised in Perrysburg. Mr. Reis spent his career (31 years) with Gulf Oil in Ohio and Michigan. Following retirement, he and his wife, Dee, moved to Largo, Florida, before settling in Trinity. Mr. Reis was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting and fishing on trips to Ohio well into his 80s. He golfed regularly and enjoyed sports of all kinds; he was a dedicated fan of all sports teams. He is survived by wife, Dee, of Trinity; children, Patricia (Noel) Leduc of Port Richey, Richard Reis II of Forks, Washington, Peggy (Tom) Holdrege- Reis of Nevada City, California, Lynn Egert of Portage Lakes, Ohio, James Reis of Palm Harbor, Florida, Mary Reis of Palm Harbor, and Carol Reis of North Port, Florida; seven grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Honor guard graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, August 27, at Bay Pines Cemetery in St. Petersburg, Florida. Memorial donations may be made to Marliere Hospice Care Center, 6801 Rowan Road, New Port Richey, Florida 34653.
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MARVIN “TEX” WARTON

Marvin A. “Tex” Warton, 92, of Perrysburg, died Thursday, July 15, 2010, at the Avalon by Otterbein. He was born April 23, 1918, in Vernon, Texas, to Fred and Ellie (Weathers) Warton. He was a U.S. Army veteran who served his country during World War II. He retired from the Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., where he had worked as a boiler operator. Mr. Wharton was a member of the Holy Cross Council #5139 Knights of Columbus, the Rossford VFW Post and the Maumee Masonic Lodge. He also was a lifetime and original member of the Tangle Wood Golf Course. Mr. Warton is survived by his sons, Marvin “Sonny” (Gail) and John (Pam) Warton; daughter, Marie Pheils; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and sisters, Freda Baldwin and Ruth Allen. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose, and his brothers, Bill, JW, Robert and David Warton A recitation of the Rosary was held Sunday, July 18, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, by members of the Holy Cross Council #5139 Knights of Columbus. Prayer Services began Monday, July 19, in the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery.




ROBERT BLAIR

Robert A. Blair, 68, died Saturday, July 10, 2010, at his home. He was born June 5, 1942, in Toledo, and remained a resident of the area. He graduated from Clay High School and the University of Toledo. Mr. Blair was a commercial designer who worked for various companies, including SSOE and The Collaborative, before creating his own firm, Robert A. Blair, ASID, in Perrysburg. He enjoyed antiquing and collecting, vintage cars and boats and weekends at Lakeside. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Nora (Sullivan) Blair; mother, Rebecca (Williams) Blair; sisters, Susan (Michael) Peart, Virginia (David Slesinski) Blair; father-inlaw, Jerome Sullivan; brothers-in-law, James (Michelle) and J. Michael (Darlene) Sullivan. He was preceded in death by his father, Clyde Blair; brother, James Blair, and mother-inlaw, Ann (Dorcic) Sullivan. Services will be private. Arrangements are being made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Robert A. and Nora A. Blair Fund at Toledo Community Foundation, 300 Madison Avenue, Toledo Ohio 43604, and Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.
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JEFFERY BRADEN

Jeffery “Jeff” Alan Braden, 58, of Perrysburg, died Thursday, July 1, 2010, in St. Luke’s Hospital. He was born to John and Josephine (Welty) Braden on July 26, 1951, in Toledo. He was a personnel consultant for Renhill for many years. He also was the owner/operator of the Huron Market. Mr. Braden was an avid fan of the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings. He enjoyed spending time with his family. He is survived by his mother, Josephine “Jo” Braden-Meyer; siblings, Jackie Reno, Joe (Annette) Braden, Patty (Bob) Alexander and Melinda Braden; 12 nieces and nephews; 24 great-nieces and great-nephews, and special friend, Sue Keeling- Old. He was preceded in death by his father, John Braden, in 1965, and brother, Douglas Braden, in 1988. A memorial service to celebrate of Mr. Braden’s life was held Saturday, July 10, at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Ann Marshall officiating. Arrangements were made by the David R. Jasin- Hoening Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation.




SAM HADDAD

Sam Haddad, 61, died unexpectedly in his home on Saturday, July 3, 2010. He was born on October 28, 1948, to Sam and Wajiha Haddad, in Toledo. A Woodward High School graduate, he served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and went on to graduate from the University of Toledo in 1973. He was a successful small business owner and operator of Tri State Motors on the Central Avenue Strip and was currently enjoying retirement, playing golf and spending time with family and friends. Mr. Haddad is survived by his daughter, Christina (Jeff) Polesovsky of Columbus; sister, Elaine Barber of Toledo; nieces and nephews, Jeffrey Barber, Gregory (Tracy) Barber, Lisa (Eric) Zahnle, Robert Barber and Sheryl (Jim) Bair; uncle, Joseph Seif, cousins; great-nieces and great-nephew, and many friends, including Lora Haddad. He was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Josephine Haddad. Services were held at the Walker Funeral Home, Toledo. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
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JOHN KNUREK

John C. Knurek, 93, of Genoa, died Tuesday, July 6, 2010, in Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. He was born March 10, 1917, in Rossford, to Teofil and Sophia (Mucha) Knurek. On February 27, 1943, in Genoa, Ohio, he married Mary Verkin. For 32 years, Mr. Knurek worked for the former Sealtest Dairy in Toledo, and for six years he worked at the University of Toledo, retiring in 1982. He was a World War II Army veteran, serving as an engineer at the Replacement Center. He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Genoa, and had been a long time member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in east Toledo. He is survived by his sons, John (Medy) Knurek of Crescent Hill, Illinois, and Michael (Kathy) Knurek of Toledo; daughter, Helen DeCant of Oregon; grandchildren, Annemarie, Tim, Emily and Steve Knurek, Janette (Mike) O’Connor, and Joseph DeCant; greatgrandchildren, Katheryn Hendricks, Michael O’Connor Jr., and Sean O’Connor, and sister, Helen Stemen of Perrysburg. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary, on May 24, 2009. He also was preceded in death by his grandson, Benjamin Knurek. A Rosary service was held Thursday, July 8, in the Robinson-Walker Funeral Home and Crematory, in Genoa. The funeral mass was conducted Friday, July 9, in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Genoa, followed by interment in Clay Township Cemetery, Genoa. Military graveside services were conducted by the Genoa American Legion Post #324. Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Grotto Fund, Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg, or an organization of the donor’s choice.




STEPHEN DAY

Stephen T. Day, 61, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, July 11, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. Mr. Day was vice president of Willis Day Management and former president of Willis Day Moving and Storage, beginning his tenure with the organization in 1971, after graduating from Hillsdale College with a degree in business administration. He worked with his brother, Jeffrey; cousins, Willis and John, and other family members during his time at Willis Day. He was especially proud of an effort with Owens Corning that resulted in a major sixmonth moving project in Saudi Arabia. Mr. Day had been a member of the Rotary Club of Perrysburg since 1985, and served as president (1991-92), Governor’s Group Representative (1993- 95), Foundation Chairperson (1994-95), Secretary (1995- 2000), Centennial Governor for District 6600 (2004-05), and served on the All-Ohio PETS committee for 15 years. He was a multiple Paul Harris Fellow, Major Donor and Bequest Donor and also a recipient of the Rotary District Foundation Service Award, the Rotary Foundation Citation for Meritorious Service (1995), and the Rotary Service Above Self Award (2010). In 2008, Mr. Day led the Group Study Exchange Team in India as treasurer of the Polio Eradication Campaign Committee. Mr. Day also made numerous trips to Central America beginning in 2003, with the Rotary’s Uniendo America Project Fair, a launching pad for microcredit projects in water, hunger, health, education, transportation and shipping, and the environment. He was president of the Perrysburg School Board in 1996, serving on the board from 1994 to 1997. He also was a member of Belmont Country Club, helped establish the Perrysburg YMCA, and was on the board of the Mayflower Warehouseman’s Association. He enjoyed boating, grilling and spending time with his family at his Catawba Island vacation property that had been in the Day family since the 1920s. He was born September 20, 1948, to Thomas and Nancy Day. Mr. Day was a graduate of Maumee Valley Country Day School. He married Janet Deffenbaugh in 1987. Mr. Day is survived by his wife, Janet; sons, Luke and Landon; daughters, Lisa Martin and Stephanie Kollm; brother, Jeffery (Barbara); sister, Nancy Day (George Arnos), and grandchildren, Natalie Martin and Kaitlyn Martin. He was preceded in death by his parents. There will be no visitation, but there will be a memorial service at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 15, at St. Timothy Episcopal Church, 871 East Boundary Street, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Kenneth Pepin officiating. A reception will follow at the Carranor Hunt and Polo Club in Perrysburg. Arrangements are being made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. The family suggests tributes to the Perrysburg Rotary Service Foundation, which will be earmarked scholarships for deserving students at Penta Career Center in Perrysburg.
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MARY JANE SCHWERTFEGER
Mary Jane Schwertfeger died on July 2, 2010, at Kingston Residence of Sylvania. She was just weeks shy of her 90th birthday. She was a faculty member and professor at the University of Michigan, where she is recognized for her work as professor emeritus of education. Her path began in her hometown of Norfolk, Nebraska, where she was raised on her grandparents’ farm near Pierce, Nebraska, along with her older brother, “Bob.” She earned a bachelor of arts degree in education from Iowa State College in 1949, and worked as a preschool teacher at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri. She went on to earn her master of arts degree in 1951, in child development, from the University of Iowa, where she taught at the Child Welfare Research Station. In an effort to be closer to her brother in Ohio, she moved to Chicago and worked at a local nursery school. She served from 1954-1956 as a teacher at the University of Michigan’s Neuropsychiatric Institute, subsequently earning herself a position at University of Michigan’s School of Education. She received a Ph.D. in 1961, and was promoted from assistant professor, to associate professor, to professor in 1970. She retired in 1988 after 31 years of dedicated leadership and service to UM and this year (2010) is being recognized for her 50th anniversary as a UM Rackham graduate. During her tenure at UM, Professor Schwertfeger was predominantly responsible for the growth and development of the early childhood education department. She was known among students and colleagues for her advocacy on behalf of preschool and kindergarten children, specializing in disturbed children. She has scores of publications, several jointly written by her close friends yet today, Anne Hungerman of Ann Arbor, and Patricia O’Connor, of Northport, Michigan. After retirement, she enjoyed spending time with her friends, family, and neighbors in Ann Arbor as well as at her cottage on Lake Michigan’s small town, Northport. She also enjoyed the local parks and beaches, as well as community picnics and events. She is survived by her nephew, Robert (Anne) Schwertfeger of Ottawa Hills, Ohio; nieces, Betsy Davies of Collingwood, Ontario, Sandra Ansted of Perrysburg, and Virginia (Jerry) Steer of Rossford; great-nephews and greatnieces, Craig Jaqua, Melissa Jaqua, Chris Steer, Doreen Schwartz, Michelle Dean, Loraine Bremner, Mannon Schwertfeger, Jeffrey Steer, Jennifer Gogol, Robert Schwertfeger, Todd Ansted, and Ryan Steer and their spouses, children, and extended families. She was preceded in death by her brother, Floyd Schwertfeger; sister-in-law, Betty Jane Schwertfeger; nephew-in-law, Gareth Davies, and niece, Louise (Schwertfeger) Jaqua. A memorial service will be held Friday, July 9, at 10:30 a.m., at the First Presbyterian Church in Ann Arbor, 1432 Washtenaw Avenue. Parking is located on Forest Avenue. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery in Pierce. Arrangements are being made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. In lieu of flowers, the family requests a consideration of a donation to a children’s charity, a local Humane Society, or Hospice organization.
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PAUL SZYMANSKI

Paul Philip Szymanski, “Paul P,” 46, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, July 3, 2010, at his home. He was born October 9, 1963, in Toledo, to Philip and Ruth Szymanski. He was a graduate of St. John’s Jesuit High School and the University of Toledo. He married Sandra Wagner on July 1, 1989. Mr. Szymanski was a paper consultant for Commerce Paper Company, in Toledo, for 18 years. He was a member of the Toledo Junior Golf Association, serving as its president from 1998 to 2001. He was an active member of St. Rose Parish, and a member of the Eucharistic team to Heartland of Perrysburg. He also was a member of the American Cancer Society Team Footprints Relay for Life team, and a mentor to many newly-diagnosed cancer patients. He enjoyed golfing. He is survived by his wife of 21 years, Sandra Szymanski; father, Philip Szymanski; brothers, Mark (Debbie), Matt (Linda), Michael (Lisa), Nicholas (Amy); sisters, Laura Kaczmarek and Jackie (Jeff) Jarvis; mother-in-law, Mary Wagner; brothers-in law and sisters-in-law, Carl (Sherry) Wagner, Mark (Lynn) Wagner, Bill (Karen) Wagner, Linda (Dan) Truman, Joanne (Mark) Olnhausen, James Wagner, Patricia Wagner (Chris Miller), Joseph (Vicki) Wagner, John Wagner, David (Michelle) Wagner, Robert (Frances) Wagner and Jennifer Phillips; 32 nieces and nephews, and special childhood friends, BJ (Tammy) Claus, Patrick (Kerry) Streb, Brian Jorris, and their families. He was preceded in death by his mother, and his father-inlaw, Byron Wagner. Friends and family may pay their respects on Wednesday, July 7, from 4 to 9 p.m., at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where a Scripture service will be held at 7 p.m., with a rosary service to follow. The Mass of Resurrection will be held Thursday, July 8, at 10:15 a.m., at St. Rose Parish, Perrysburg, with Fr. Marvin Borger and Fr. John Miller officiating. Interment will follow at St. Rose Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Toledo Junior Golf Association, 5533 Southwyck Boulevard, Suite 210, Toledo; Northwest Ohio Hospice, Perrysburg, or the Brain Tumor Research Fund, UofM, care of Larry Junck, M.D., 1914 Taubman Center, #5316, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48109.


EUNICE KAZMAIER
Eunice J. Kazmaier, 94, of Lakeland, Florida, died June 22, 2010. She was born in Toledo, on December 7, 1915. She married Robert Kazmaier on April 20, 1936, and was very active in the Perrysburg community. She and her husband were co-owners of Kazmaier’s Grocery. She was an avid golfer and longtime member of Zoar Lutheran Church of Perrysburg. She is survived by her daughter, Marda (Frank) Schramek of Leesburg, Florida; son, James (Suzanne) Kazmaier of Perrysburg; daughters, Janice (Walt) Studer of Cape May Courthouse, New Jersey and Diane (Douglas) Mewhorter of Lakeland; 23 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and eight great-greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Kazmaier, and a brother Ervin Clark. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 29, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery.
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ANTONIO YAP, M.D.

Antonio C. Yap, M.D., 77, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, June 20, 2010, in his home. For more than 35 years, Dr. Yap cared for the families of the greater Toledo- area as a pediatrician. He was an active advocate for health care reform. Along with a private practice that he started in 1972, Dr. Yap served as former chief of pediatrics for Flower and Mercy Hospitals. He also served on the medical staff of St. Luke’s, St. Charles, St. Vincent, Toledo Children’s and Toledo Hospital. He has been recognized for his 20 years of service to Mercy Hospital and 25 years of service to St. Luke’s Hospital and 30 years of service to Flower Hospital. Dr. Yap was born on June 13, 1933, to Martina and Crescencio Yap in Romblon, Philippines. At the age of six, he was left an orphan along with his 12 brothers and sisters with the early passing of his parents. He was raised by his eldest sister, Felicitas Chua, and brother-in-law, Mateo, who encouraged him to be a physician. In 1962, he graduated from Manila Central University with his doctor of medicine degree. In 1963, he arrived in the United States to complete his residency in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. He began his private practice in 1972, and has since then cared for more than 20,000 infants, children and adolescents. Dr. Yap was a founding member of Special Commission on Relief and Education (SCORE), a philanthropic group focused on providing medical, surgical care and education to the medically underserved areas of the Philippines. He also has served in many leadership positions in the Toledo community on numerous boards and medical organizations. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Nilza; children, Antoinette (Mark) Wilson, Yvonne (Allan) Donaldson, Gil and Eric Yap; grandsons, Alec, Carter and Hunter; siblings, Felicitas, Louisa and Dominidor, and many nieces and nephews. A Funeral Mass was held Friday, June 25, at St. Rose Church, Perrysburg. A reception was held at the Yap residence following the service. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Memorial contributions can be made to: Father Solanus Guild, 1740 Mount Elliot Street, Detroit, Michigan 48207.
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THOMAS TURNER
Thomas J. Turner, 82, died June 23, 2010, in his residence. He was born March 14, 1928, in Trenton, New Jersey. He married Kathleen Ryan on August 18, 1951. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Kathleen; children, Thomas Jr., David, and Patricia (Bob) Jender, all of Perrysburg; seven grandchildren, Michael, Sarah, Matthew and Rachel Jender and Stacey, Courtney, and Hayley Turner. Mr. Turner was a Navy veteran and worked in accounting and management his entire career, retiring from Cargotec/Hiab in Perrysburg. Private services will be held. Arrangements are being made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial will be in New Jersey.


IRENE KUJAWA
Irene C. Kujawa, 90, of Perrysburg, died Friday, June 25, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. She was born on April 9, 1920, in Toledo, to Leon and Josephine (Janiszewski) Burzynski. She was employed for many years with Craftmaster, retiring in 1984. She was a member of St. Rose Church in Perrysburg. She enjoyed long walks through the streets of Perrysburg and spending time with her family. Ms. Kujawa is survived by her children, Donna (Ron) Schmidt of Monclova Township; son, Dennis (Shirley) Kujawa of Rossford; grandchildren, Lisa (Ken) McIntyre, Jeff (Holly) Orlowski, Andrew Kujawa, Steven (Beth) Kujawa, and Gregory Kujawa; sister, Doloras Weinrich, and great-grandchildren, Hannah, Kennen and Annalise McIntyre and Ethan Kujawa. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Kujawa, in 1992, and brothers, Leonard, Edward and David Burzynski. A recitation of the Rosary was held Monday, June 28, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 29, at the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Church in Perrysburg. Interment was in Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
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JOHN BEROTH
John Henderson Beroth, 83, of Perrysburg, died Friday, June 18, 2010. He was born on July 10, 1926, in Toledo, to Schuyler and Lulu (Schumaker) Beroth. He was a graduate of De- Vilbiss High School and was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during World War II. After the war, Mr. Beroth worked for Toledo Edison as an accountant for 38 years, retiring in 1987. He married Helen Downer on June 23, 1951. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Toledo and the Lutheran Men’s Bowling League for more than 25 years. Mr. Beroth is survived by his wife of 58 years, Helen; daughter, Jan Ulinski, and granddaughter, Katlyn Ulinski. He was preceded in death by his son, Paul Beroth; sisters, Marjorie Plummer and Helen Beroth, and son in-law, Kenneth Ulinski. In accordance with Mr. Beroth’s wishes, there will be no visitation and services will be private. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford.


JANICE KOPERSKI
Janice Lee Koperski, 79, of Rossford, died Monday, June 14, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born on December 12, 1930, in Toledo, to Charles and Ruth (Schneider) Humphrys. In her early years, she had worked for the Rossford Ordnance. She is survived by her daughter, Danielle Petty of Cleburne, Texas; son, Charles Koperski of Cleburne; grandchildren, William Koperski of Martin, Ohio, Chad Diehl, Shannon Dildy, Sean Petty, Ryan Petty and Michaela Petty, all of Texas. A private graveside service was held Wednesday, June 16, at Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. A memorial service will be held in Texas at a later date. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford.


KENNETH LARSON
Kenneth Dahl Larson 89, died Sunday, June 13, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born in Spruce, Michigan, to Louise and Lawrence Larson on May 8, 1921. He went to Longfellow grade school and graduated from DeVilbiss High School in 1939, where he received 12 letters in football, basketball, and track. He enrolled in Denison University on a basketball scholarship. There he met Doris Tilden, and they were married for 67 years. He was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. World War II broke out in December 1941 and Mr. Larson enlisted January 2, 1942, in the United States Navy. He served as a fighter pilot, flying more than 300 combat missions in a Grumman F6F Hellcat from two aircraft carriers, the USS Langley, and the USS Valley Forge in the Pacific Theater. When his first child was born on June 28, 1944, Mr. Larson had been shot down and was floating 19 hours in a life raft near Pagan Island in the Mariannas, where his squadron found and rescued him. After World War II, he returned to Denison and graduated in 1947. In 1950, Ken was called back into the Navy in the Korean War, where he served on the USS Princeton and the USS Boxer. He retired from the Navy as a lieutenant commander. After his Navy career, he worked for Toledo Edison in the human resources department and retired in 1986. He received his master’s degree in education from Bowling Green State University in June 1973. During his retirement, he enjoyed golfing with his friends at Valleywood Country Club, where he had a hole in one. He was an active member of the Perrysburg Kiwanis Club. The Larsons were members of Zoar Lutheran Church, where Mr. Larson served as an elder and president of the church board. He enjoyed gardening. He is survived by his wife, Doris; children, Kristen (James) Jeffery, K. Andrew (Barbara) Larson; grandchildren, Tom (Andrea) Jeffery, Jill (Bill) Biggs, Pam (Ned) Van Riper, Ben Larson, and Emily Larson; great-grandchildren, Mason, Tyler, Billy and Ken Biggs, Cole, Jack, Reed and Eden Van Riper, and Brooke Jeffery; brother-in-law, Bill Tilden, his wife, Jinny, and nephews, Doug and Scott Tilden. He was preceded in death by his brother, the Rev. Lawrence Larson. A memorial service was held Thursday, June 17, at Zoar Lutheran Church. Memorial donations may be made to Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551 or Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio, 43551.
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FLORENCE NISSEN

Florence J. Nissen, 93, of Perrysburg, and formerly of Oregon, Ohio, died Sunday, June 20, 2010, in the Manor of Perrysburg. Mrs. Nissen was born in Toledo, on September 27, 1916, to Julius and Mary (Ordakowski) Gosciniak. She was a graduate of Woodward High School. She then attended barber school in Buffalo, New York, where she became the first lady barber in the city of Buffalo. She later was the owner and operator of Hampton Park Beauty Shop for 15 years before her retirement in 1955. She was a member of Memorial United Church of Christ, the Eagles Auxiliary and a charter member of the Sun Oil Square Dancing Club. She is survived by her daughter, Nancy (Roud) Klag; son, Ted (Nancy) Nissen; grandchildren, Ben, Sally, and Russell Klag, Kelly Nissen; great-grandchildren, Olivia, Kaden, Madison and Nathen Klag; brother, Raymond Gosciniak, and sister, Edna Summers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Nissen, in 1997, and grandson, Lee Klag, in 2009. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 22, in the Eggleston Meinert Pavley Funeral Home, Oregon Chapel. Interment was in Lake Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial United Church of Christ.
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ERNESTINE STANLEY

Ernestine M. Stanley, 89, formerly of Warren, Michigan, died June 9, 2010, in Perrysburg. She was born in Detroit on July 16, 1920. She enjoyed her roses and making apple pies. She is survived by her children, Sharon Dewar, Virginia (Gerald) Fischer- Grayson, and Robert (Linda); grandchildren, Kimberly (Kurt) Steinfeldt, Pamela Brackett, Steven (Aimee) Fischer, John Dewar, Dennis (Jennifer) Fischer, Jennifer (Derek) Fedderson, Elizabeth, James, Sandra, and 13 great-grandchildren. A funeral mass was held Tuesday, June 15, at St. Paul of Tarsus Catholic Community. Arrangements were made by the Resurrection Funeral Home, Clinton Township, Michigan.
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JOHN TIGHE

John Matthew Tighe, 74, of Perrysburg, died Monday, June 14, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo. He was born in Toledo, on June 23, 1935, to John and Hilda (Schwartz) Tighe. He married Barbara Vogelpohl, in Toledo, on January 12, 1957. He was a 1953 graduate of Central Catholic High School and a 1961 graduate of the University of Toledo. Mr. Tighe worked as treasurer for Faraday and Co. in Tecumseh, Michigan, until retiring in 1997. Previously, he served as vice president of finance and treasurer at American Warming and Ventilating, Maumee, for 29 years. He was a member of St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Church. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and also a member of the American Legion in Columbus, Ohio. Mr. Tighe is survived by his wife of 53 years, Barb; son, Kevin (Stacy) Tighe of Cary, North Carolina; daughter, Debbie (Greg) Branic of Strongsville, Ohio; granddaughters, Courtney and Meghan Tighe of Cary, and Katie, Molly and Emily Branic of Strongsville; brother-inlaw, David (Cathy) Vogelpohl of Gainesville, Georgia; sister-in-law, Connie Tighe of Linesville, Pennsylvania; 14 nieces and nephews, and numerous great-nieces and greatnephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Tighe, and sisters, Margaret Tighe and Sr. Virginia Tighe OSU. A Scripture Service was held Thursday, June 17, at the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home, Maumee. Funeral services began in the funeral home on Friday, June 18, followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Church with the Rev. Robert Wilhelm officiating. Interment was in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to The American Heart Association, St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Church or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.


NANCY DAY
Nancy W. Day, 84, of Sanibel, Florida, and formerly of Perrysburg, died Friday, June 11, 2010. She was born February 16, 1926, in Toledo, to Hampton and Evelyn (Baker) Wall. She graduated from Smead School and earned her bachelor’s degree from Indiana University. She married Thomas Day on June 21, 1947, in Toledo. Ms. Day was a member of St. Michaels and All Angels Episcopal Church in Sanibel, and a member of St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Perrysburg. She was the past president of the Perrysburg Country Garden Club and past president of the Garden Club of America. She was a member of the Junior League of Toledo, Sanibel Historic Museum and Prayer Shawl Ministries in Sanibel. She also was an avid bridge player. She is survived by her children, Stephen (Janet) Day, Jeffrey (Barbara) Day and Nancy (George) Day Arnos; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and sister, Frances Kopke. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas, on September 2, 2002. A memorial service will be held today, June 16, at 11 a.m., in St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 871 East Boundary Street, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Kenneth Pepin officiating. Burial will be private. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church or St. Michaels and All Angels Episcopal Church, 2304 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, Florida 33957.




CYRIL “MORRIE” DESCAMPS

Cyril M. “Morrie” Descamps, 81, died Friday, June 11, 2010, at Blanchard Valley Hospital. He was born January 1, 1929, in Maumee, to Edward and Yvonne (Coopman) Descamps. He served as a United States Marine in the Korean War. He was involved in the Chosin Reservoir Battle and was one of the few to survive that battle. Mr. Descamps served the Perrysburg community for 34 years; four years as a patrolman, 10 years as assistant chief, and 20 years as the chief of police, retiring in 1986. He was a member of the American Legion Post #28 and a former member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles. He was an avid fisherman and fished all the lakes, rivers, and streams of Michigan and Ohio. He enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s sporting events. He also enjoyed gardening and the outdoors. Mr. Descamps is survived by his children, Craig Descamps, Robin (Mike) Failor and Cheryl Descamps; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brother, Edward Descamps; companion, Phyllis Willford, and former wife and mother of his children, Cathryn Descamps. He was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Descamps. Visitation will be held today, June 16, from 10 to 11 a.m., at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Timothy Philabaum officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Patient Services, 1800 North Blanchard Road, Suite 120, Findlay, Ohio 45840.
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STEPHEN HODGES

Stephen Bryon Hodges, 94, died June 9, 2010, at his residence. He was born January 3, 1916, in Little Falls, New Jersey, to Samson and Nellie (Bryon) Hodges. He attended Toledo University and graduated with a master’s degree from New York University. He married Marjory “Marmy” Ward on July 6, 1946, in Toledo. Mr. Hodges served in World War II as a Navy pilot in the South Pacific Theater, aboard the aircraft carrier Shipley Bay (CVE-85). He served in campaigns at Guadalcanal, the Philippines, and Okinawa. Upon returning from active duty, Mr. Hodges settled in Bradford, Pennsylvania, and became marketing director for Dresser Industries. He then went on to become an investment counselor for First Albany Corporation. He was an active member of the Bradford community, serving and supporting a variety of local concerns. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Bradford, where he sang in the choir for 50 years. He was a volunteer for Bradford Regional Medical Center for more than 18 years. He was a past president and member of Kiwanis Club, a board trustee for the YMCA, and director of the Children’s Outreach program which provided meals for needy children. He and his wife served as co-presidents of the Bradford Naturalist Club for 25 years. They were active in student foreign exchange programs, hosting 32 exchange students in their home. Mr. Hodges was a Student Life committee member at the University of Pittsburgh, Bradford, and active with The United Way. His parents were officers of the Salvation Army, and he continued the tradition by serving on the advisory board for more than 55 years, and ringing the bell for the Salvation Army Christmas kettles. In 1989, he received the Golden Deeds Award from the Bradford Exchange Club for his many contributions to the Bradford community. He is survived by his wife, Marmy; children, David (Carmen) Hodges of Big Timber, Montana, Matthew (Irene) Hodges of Arlington, Massachusetts, Martha (Rick) Nork of Northfield, Michigan, Kate (Dave) Burleigh of Socorro, New Mexico and Timothy (Cathy) Hodges of Auburntown, Tennessee, and 15 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister. A memorial service will be held today, June 16, at the First United Methodist Church, 200 West Second Street, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Pete Johnston officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Bradford, Pennsylvania. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 23-25 Chambers Street, Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701 or to the Salvation Army, 111 Jackson Avenue, Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701. Memorials may also be made to a local Bradford Charity that he served.
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DANIEL RUSH
Daniel L. Rush, 37, of Tracy, California, died unexpectedly in his home on Wednesday, June 2, 2010. He was born on February 19, 1973, to Sharon Rush and Donald Lacumsky. He was formerly of Rossford, and was the salutatorian of the Rossford High School Class of 1991. He was a 1991 National Merit Scholar, and graduated magna cum laude from Bowling Green State University, earning his bachelor of business administration degree in 1995. At the time of his death, Mr. Rush worked for LPS Applied Analytics as the accounting and administration manager. While still in high school he was a radio DJ for WRQN, where he was known as “Dan the Man.” He enjoyed reading and writing. He is survived by his father, Donald Lacumsky; sisters, Serenity (Josh) Schultt and Evonne Lacumsky; nephew, Tyler Schultt; niece, Paige Schultt, and grandmother; Alberta Rush. He was preceded in death by his mother, Sharon Rush Baker and grandfather, Robert Rush. Funeral services were held Thursday, June 10, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Walbridge. Burial was private. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Kidney Foundation of Northwest Ohio at www.kfnwo.org. o •CHESTER SARVER JR. Chester Sarver Jr., 86, of Augusta, Georgia, died Wednesday, June 9, 2010. He was born in San Francisco, California, and was raised in Perrysburg. He served in the United States Air Corps as a B-24 gunner bombardier in the Pacific during World War II. Mr. Sarver was a 1947 graduate of Ohio State University, and was employed at NASA as a civil engineer for three years. He retired from Georgia Power after 16 years. He was a member of St. John United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Peggy Sarver; sister, Phyllis Sarver of Boston, Massachusetts, and brother, Glenn Sarver of Augusta. He was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Charles, and brother, Carleton Sarver. Graveside services were held Friday, June 11, in Westover Memorial Park with the Rev. Gary DeMore officiating. Arrangements were made by the Thomas Poteet and Son Funeral Directors, Augusta. Memorials may be made to St. John Towers, 724 Greene Street, Augusta, Georgia 30901.
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JOSHUA ANDERSON

Joshua D. Anderson, 27, of Perrysburg, died Monday, May 31, 2010, due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was born September 30, 1982, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Judi (Barnette) Anderson. He was a 2001 graduate of Perrysburg High School. He attended Stautzenberger College and was employed as a technician with Dialysis Corp of America in Bowling Green, Ohio. He married Jacqueline Seiling, in Perrysburg, on July 12, 2003. Mr. Anderson enjoyed spending time with his sons. He was a wrestling coach and enjoyed riding his motorcycle. He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline; sons, Deakon and Roman; mother, Judi Anderson of Perrysburg; father, Philip Anderson of Perrysburg; brothers, Jordan, Tristan and Nikolas; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Larry and Paula Seiling; sister-inlaw, Jennifer Seiling; brother- in-law, Conrad Seiling, and grandmother-in-law, Rebecca Taylor. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bernetta and Robert Barnette, and William and Josephine Anderson. Funeral services were held Friday, June 4, at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Ann Marshall officiating. Burial was private. Arrangements were made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Deakon and Roman Anderson Scholarship Fund at any Fifth Third Bank location.
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DOROTHY FOX

Dorothy Marie (Scheider) Fox, 89, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at St. Vincent’s Mercy Medical Center. She was born in Perrysburg on August 1, 1920, to George and Katherine (Johnson) Scheider. She married Bernard Fox on June 19, 1940. She was a beautician and then worked as a secretary for Owens-Illinois, retiring in 1982. She was a lifelong member of Zoar Lutheran Church, where she volunteered in the office for more than 20 years and was a member of the Esther Circle. She enjoyed sewing, collecting antiques, and playing the piano and organ. She is survived by her daughters, Julie Click of Union City, California, and Randi (Mike) Aring of Bowling Green, and grandchildren, Bryan and Stephen Click and Mitchell and Britni Aring. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard, on April 23, 2005, and her sister, Beatrice Lasky. Friends will be received from 3 to 9 p.m., on Thursday, June 10, in the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, and after 10 a.m. on Friday, June 11, at Zoar Lutheran Church, where funeral services will begin at 11 a.m., with the Revs. Ann Marshall and Timothy Philabaum officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.
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MELBA LEATHERMAN

Melba Jeane (Gallagher) Leatherman, 86, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. She was born in Akron, Ohio, to Cecil and Mildred (Good) Gallagher, and was a 1941 graduate of Liberty Center High School. She served during World War II in the United States Marine Corps, and was honorably discharged as a sergeant in 1944. She married Wayne Leatherman on August 6, 1948. She was an active member of Grace United Methodist Church in Perrysburg, where she served in many areas including teaching Sunday school, delegate to the annual conference and many district offices. She served on the Flower Hospital Board and the Friendly Center Board. She is survived by her husband, Wayne; daughters, Sue Leatherman M.D., and Kay Howard; sons-inlaw, the Rev. James Donnan and Edwin Howard; grandchildren, Ryan Howard and Katherine and Julia Donnan; brother, Jerry Gallagher; sister, Deanna (Darryl) McDowell, and sister-in-law, Dorothy Gallagher. She was preceded in death by her brother, James Gallagher. Funeral services were held Saturday, June 5, at Grace United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Dennis Ditto officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Perrysburg Christians United, Grace United Methodist Church or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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THOMAS ROSSLER

Thomas “Tom” Rossler, 72, of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, died Thursday, April 15, 2010, at the Washakie Medical Center in Worland, Wyoming. He was born March 20, 1938, in Toledo, to Joseph and Ruth (Blatter) Rossler. He attended schools in Rossford, and graduated from Rossford High School in 1956. He earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of Toledo and master’s of educational administration degree from Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. He married Elouise Germann on July 25, 1970, in Delta, Ohio, and they had two sons. He worked in the law enforcement field as a part-time officer before beginning his career in education. He held a long-time interest in law enforcement and encouraged his sons in that direction. Mr. Rossler was a math and business teacher who began his career as a permanent substitute in Detroit, Michigan. For a number of years, he taught in Ida in Lower Michigan and Delta in northern Ohio. Mr. and Mrs. Rossler moved to northern Michigan, where he became a federal project administrator for a Federal Follow Through Program in Lincoln, Michigan. He then became the elementary principal of five schools in the same district. In the thumb area of Michigan, Mr. Rossler became superintendent of schools in the Akron-Fairgrove district. He held superintendencies in East Jordan and North Dickinson-Upper Peninsula schools. He retired from Michigan to work as a superintendent in Crivitz, Wisconsin. Upon retirement, Mr. and Mrs. Rossler moved to Ten Sleep, where they soon became the volunteer managers of the United Methodist Circle J Ranch and Retreat Center located in Ten Sleep Canyon, where Mr. Rossler combined his care for children and his Christian faith to benefit youth at the camp. He was an active father who fished, hunted, boated and camped with his family. He enjoyed traveling the West with his family. He enjoyed family church activities throughout his life, most recently in Ten Sleep and at Circle J Ranch Camp. He enjoyed the camaraderie of the men’s breakfast group in Ten Sleep. Mr. Rossler is survived by his wife of almost 40 years, Elouise; sons, Alan (Anna) Rossler of Thermopolis and Ryan (Kami) Rossler of White Bear Lake, Minnesota; granddaughter, Jessa Mae; brother, Tim (Peggy) of White Cloud and his sons, Eric (Jill), and Michael; his mother-in-law, May Germann; brothers-in-law, Arnold and Ronald (Petria) Germann; sister-in-law, Donna (Tom) Germann Edwards; cousins, Dennis Smith and Jim (Lil) Rossler and many other nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 20, at the Ten Sleep United Methodist Church with Rev. Huston Green officiating. Interment was in the Ten Sleep Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Tom Rossler Memorial to be divided between the Circle J Ranch in Ten Sleep and Hope Lodge in Rochester, Minnesota. They may be sent in care of Bryant Funeral Home, P.O. Box 524, Worland, Wyoming 83401.
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RICHARD SPAFFORD

Richard “Dick” Aurora Spafford, 85, of Toledo, died in Mesa, Arizona. He was born in Toledo on May 15, 1924, to Lawrence Spafford and Wilma Cummerow. He was the fourth great-grandson of Major Amos Spafford, the founder of Perrysburg. The tradition of naming the first born son with the middle name of Aurora has not been broken to this day. He married Pauline Falzne on March 17, 1945, in Pensicola, Florida, enjoying almost 50 years of marriage until her death on December 26, 1994. He was a World War II veteran, serving as a Seaman 3rd Class in the U.S. Navy. He was a welder for Midland Ross retiring in 1989. After he retired, he and his wife, Pauline, moved to Arizona. Mr. Spafford is survived by his children, Barb Klett of Russellville, Alaska, Janet (Mike) Stoup of Toledo, David (Mary) Boise of Idaho, Mark (Cheryl) Spafford of Mesa, Arizona, Bob (Beth) Spafford of Apache Junction, Arizona; son-inlaw, Ken Boose of Walbridge; 18 grandchildren and 42 great-grandchildren. He also was preceded in death by his second wife, Sadie Poppe; daughter, Carolyn; one grandson and three great-grandchildren. Friends will be received on Thursday, June 10, at 11 a.m., at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where services will be held at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Larry Brown officiating. Private interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park with military honors. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to The American Diabetes Association.
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JOHN STEEB

John S. Steeb, 62, died Wednesday, June 2, 2010, at Fostoria Community Hospital. He was born September 5, 1947, in Cleveland, to Edward Shephard Jr. and Ethel (Baker) Steeb. He married Gloria Paige on June 21, 1969, in Lima. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business from Bowling Green State University in 1970. Mr. Steeb was a human resource manager for Morgan AM&T in Fostoria. He was the safety coordinator and head negotiator for the unions. He was an expert in labor relations. His interests included his investment properties. His favorite past time was spending summer weekends on his boat. He enjoyed boating on the Maumee River with his sons. He is survived by his wife, Gloria; sons, Michael (Teresa De La Fuente) Steeb, Anthony (Jessica) Steeb and Nicholas Steeb; grandchildren, Paloma and Ileana De La Fuente-Steeb and Mary and Allison Steeb; parents; sister, Marilyn (Richard) Dillon, mother- in-law, Mary Rose Paige; aunt, Marcy Andrews, brothers-in-law, Kenneth (Kathy) Paige and Steven (Kristen) Paige; sisters- in-law, Carolyn (Keith) Frankl and Patricia (Anthony) DePalma, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Charles Paige. A Rosary service was held Sunday, June 6, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Monday, June 7, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
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DERRICK STEINMILLER
Derrick Justin Steinmiller, 25, of Toledo, died May 23, 2010. He was born April 24, 1985, and attended Perrysburg Public Schools. He was an avid outdoorsman and a member of Adam’s Conservation Club. He enjoyed animals and was always tinkering with something. He rebuilt his father’s antique minibike and enjoyed riding it whenever he could. He was employed at Hop To It Lawn and Landscape. He is survived by his wife, Valerie (Wyckoff); parents, Bernard and Kimilee Steinmiller, Dawn Frost; siblings, Brian, Jackson, Kitiara (boyfriend, Michael); grandparents, Helen Steinmiller and Vera Scott, Michael and Connie Wagner, Anna Ford; mother- and-father-in-law, Timothy and Maryann Hughes; sisters-in-law, Kristie, Brandie, Lyndsie, and Kellsie, and other family members. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Leonard Steinmiller and Edgar Scott. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, June 5, at 11 a.m., in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 6135 Hill Avenue, Toledo, with internment to follow at the Pinehaven private cemetery. Flowers can be sent to his parents’ home, or in lieu of flowers consider donations to NAMI of Greater Toledo.


H. GRIFFIN WATKINS
H. Griffin “Griff” Watkins, died May 19, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born March 17, 1929, in Toledo, to Harold and Maria (Croke) Watkins. A wordsmith, he was involved in communications beginning as a staffer on the University of Toledo Campus Collegian. He later became the president of Flournoy and Gibbs Inc., a pioneering Toledo public relations agency. He attended St. Ann’s School and was graduated from Central Catholic High School. He began his working life as a teenager at the Toledo Zoo, selling popcorn, cutting grass, and helping with animal care. After graduation from the University of Toledo in 1951, Mr. Watkins worked briefly as a police reporter for the former Toledo Times until he was drafted into the Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a communications officer for the Alaska Communications System at King Salmon. He joined the editorial staff of the Fort Wayne, Indiana, daily, The Journal- Gazette, in 1953. He remembered interviewing such notables as singer Eddie Fisher, actress Marilyn Maxwell, football star Johnny Unitas, and Sen. Estes Kefauver, vice presidential candidate in 1956. Reporter Pat Kelsey worked at a desk just across the aisle in the newsroom. They were married in Fort Wayne in 1956. Mrs. Watkins is a former editor of the Perrysburg Messenger Journal. Mr. and Mrs. Watkins moved to Toledo in 1957, where Mr. Watkins joined Flournoy and Gibbs. He initially handled the Toledo Museum of Art account. Subsequently, he supervised such accounts as Owens-Corning, The Toledo Hospital, MasterCard of Ohio and the former First National Bank. Accredited by the Public Relations Society of America, he served as president of the Northwest Ohio Chapter. He was a founding member of the Press Club of Toledo; president of the Advisory Board of the Catholic Club of Toledo for eight years; and a member of Toledo Rotary Club. He also was a guest lecturer in public relations at Bowling Green State University. Volunteer efforts included tutoring for Read for Literacy and reading Time magazine for blind clients of the Sight Center. He also was an active supporter of his children's schools, St. John’s Jesuit and the former McAuley High School. He read extensively, especially history and biography. He was a fan of the Toledo Mud Hens, the Detroit Tigers, the Detroit Lions, the University of Toledo Rockets and the Irish of Notre Dame. He enjoyed golfing and had a hole-inone many years ago. He is survived by his wife, Patricia; sons, Daniel (Sarah) Watkins and John (Mona) Watkins of Toledo; daughter, Nancy Watkins (Brian Lavelle) of Chicago; grandson, Griffin Wood of Chicago, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Ann Maria Wassermann and Sue O’Neal. A Scripture Service was held Sunday, May 23, at the Coyle Funeral Home, Toledo. A Memorial Mass was celebrated Monday, May 24, at the Historic Church of St. Patrick. Preferred memorials are the Historic Church of St. Patrick, 130 Avondale Avenue, Toledo Ohio, and Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.
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ANTOINETTE WEBER-BIELAK

Antoinette Elizabeth Weber-Bielak, 83, died May 17, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born June 8, 1926, in Euclid, Ohio, to Antonio and Adella (Cavetti) Alessandri. She married Dareld Weber on August 18, 1945, in St. Germain, Wisconsin, and he preceded her in death on May 21, 1998. She then married Norman Bielak on June 27, 2003, and he preceded her in death on July 19, 2006. She was a member of Blessed John XXIII Catholic Church and enjoyed bowling, knitting, sewing and playing cards. She is survived by her children, Phyllis (Jim) McCoy of Omaha, Nebraska, Carol (Garry) Evers of Bowling Green, Ohio, Tom (Tea) Weber of Rossford, and Mark (Rachel) Weber of Perrysburg, OH; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter, and the Bielak family, Steve (Nancy) Bielak of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Robbie (John) McCandless of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, Peggy (Mike) Moran of Old Saybrook, Connecticut, and George Tilli of Sterling Heights, Michigan. She also was preceded in death by her daughter-inlaw, Tamara Weber; sisters, Rose, Marie and Connie, and brothers, Frank, Chuck, Albert and Anthony. A vigil service was held Wednesday May 19, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Funeral services began on Thursday, May 20, with prayers in the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Resurrection at Blessed John XXIII Catholic Church. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Blessed John XXIII or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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GLADYS DECK

Gladys (Rew) Deck, 96, died Thursday, May 20, 2010. She worked and retired from Maumee Valley Hospital as an LPN. She was part of a team of nurses who treated firefighters injured in the June 10, 1961, fire on the Anthony Wayne Trail that killed four firefighters and seriously injured 12. For her efforts, she received a proclamation of recognition from the City of Toledo, commending her service and that of her fellow nurses who provided medical care to the burn victims. Ms. Deck was a member of the First Baptist Church of Greater Toledo since March 1938 and served as a deaconess. She also was a member of the Palestine Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star for 65 years, where she served as registrar and flag bearer. An active volunteer, she devoted countless hours of service to those in the greater Toledo area. She was a volunteer nurse during World War II, a volunteer with the American Red Cross, treasurer for the Ladies Auxiliary of the United Transportation Union and was a charter member of Women of Military Services. She is survived by her daughters, Elaine (Clyde) Tressler, Becky (Ron) Visser; daughter-in-law, Kathleen Deck; grandchildren, Randy (Susan) Tressler, Rob (Jeanie) Tressler, Tamii (Ken) Kalvick, Ken Deck III, Kevin Deck, Adam (Dawn Allen) Deck, Brian (Julie) Visser and Shawn Visser; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Kenny Deck Jr.; brother, Edwin Rew, and one grandson. Services will be held Tuesday, June 1, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Walter Funeral Home, 4653 Glendale Avenue. A private burial will be held Wednesday, June 2, at the Historical Forest Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Toledo Firefighters Museum, 918 Sylvania Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43612.
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ETTA ALTMAN
Etta Altman of Cleveland, Tennessee, and formerly of Perrysburg, died Thursday, May 6, 2010, in Cleveland. She was born April 18, 1923, in Kentucky, to Alec and Liz (Murphy) Taylor. She married Harold Altman on February 3, 1940, in Pioneer, Ohio. Ms. Altman worked as a clerk for Sanitary Cleaners for 20 years, where she retired in 1985. She was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Rossford Aerie #2322. She is survived by her son, Daniel (Susan) Altman of Perrysburg; daughter, Linda (Charles) Lyons of Tennessee; grandchildren, Erik, Abigail and Kate Altman, Charles and Vicki Lyons, and four greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold, on March 13, 1987. Private graveside services will be held at Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg.




JANICE BAKER

Janice R. Baker, 68, of Toledo, died Thursday, May 13, 2010, in her residence. She was born on February 13, 1942, in Brinkhaven, Ohio, to Kenneth and Weltha (Proper) Singer. She is survived by her children, Diana (Noah) Farmer, Brian (April) Baker, and Shelly (Howard Rogers) Baker; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Karlene (Don) Croskey, many nieces and nephews, and her companion of 35 years, Jack Goulet. She was preceded in death by her son, Donald Baker. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 18, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Walbridge. Burial was in New Bellville Ridge Cemetery, Dowling, Ohio. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider American Cancer Society and Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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RICHARD DESTATTE
Richard J. (Rick) Destatte, 57 of Jefferson City, Missouri, died May 7, 2010, in his home. He was born May 28, 1952, in Toledo, to John and Gladys (Eckel) Destatte. He was a 1970 graduate of Perrysburg High School. He married Candy Schneider in 1972. He retired from Modine Manufacturing in 2007. He also served his country with the Ohio Air National Guard. Mr. Destatte enjoyed playing golf, especially the yearly family tournament in honor of his father. He also enjoyed playing bridge. He is survived by his wife, Candy; daughter, Michele (Darryl) Ainsworth; grandchildren, Alexandria, Spencer and Maryssa; brothers, Bob (Nguyet), Gene (Hazel), Dave (Ruth), Ted (Sally), Rum (Cheryl), Tom (Karen), John and Tim; sisters, Sister Marcia Marie, SND, Terry Gfell, Mary, Linda (John) Andrews, Judy (Ted) Coulianos, Sandy (Alan) Hanna; sister-in-law, Carol Destatte; mother-inlaw, Mary Schneider; brother- in-law, Jon Schneider, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Joe; nephew, Ryan Destatte, and father-in-law, J. Schneider. Burial will take place at the Four Mile House Cemetery in Fremont, Ohio. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation or to the American Cancer Society.
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RUSSELL FRAUTSCHI

Russell Aaron Frautschi, 89, died Friday, May 14, 2010, at Bay Park Hospital. He was born on March 24, 1921, to Walter and Lillian (Robbins) Frautschi, in Perrysburg. He was a 1939 graduate of Rossford High School and received a degree from the University of Toledo. He worked for six months at Willys Overland, before he entered the Army Air Corps on July 29, 1942. In the Corps, he was trained as a radio operator technical sergeant. He was assigned to the Middle Eastern Theater on July 4, 1943, during World War II. On his 14th bombing mission over Breman, Germany, his B-17 was shot down. Injured by flak shrapnel, he bailed out only to be captured by enemy forces. After 20 months as a prisoner of war, he was released on June 3, 1945, as the war concluded. He earned the Purple Heart, Air Medal (with oak leaf cluster, Prisoner of War Medal, European-African- Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, and WWII Victory Medal (with combat V). He was a partner of Frautschi Bros. Hardware in Rossford from 1947 to 1989. He married Betty Jane Leck on July 14, 1947. His memberships included Bethlehem Lutheran Church, lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, 381st Bomb Group, Stalag 17B Association, and Wall of Heroes. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Betty Jane Frautschi; daughters, Sandra (Mike) Fitch, Debra (K. James) Lay, Jr.; son, Jack (Pat) Frautschi; grandchildren, Ashley, Chelsea and Cassandra Fitch, K.J. III, Kaitlyn and Kyle Lay and Whitney and Russell Shane Frautschi. He was preceded in death by his brother, Lewis Frautschi. Funeral services wwill be held today, May 19, at 10:30 a.m., at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, 830 Lime City Road, with the Rev. Douglas Haryu presiding. Interment will follow at Fort Meigs Union Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
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ELEANOR KONIECZNY

Eleanor Ann Konieczny, 87, of Rossford, died Thursday, May 13, 2010, at the home of her daughter. A lifelong Rossford resident, she was born on January 19, 1923, to Peter and Sadie (Kornasiewicz) Zuchowski. She was a graduate of Rossford High School. She worked at the Rossford Ordnance Depot and retired from Libbey-Owens-Ford Co. She was a member of the LCBA, All Saints Ladies Guild and a 50+ year member of the Salesians. She and her husband, Leonard, enjoyed traveling, dancing, reading, playing rummy and spending time with her family. Ms. Konieczny enjoyed cooking and baking for her family, especially her lemon meringue pies. She is survived by her son, David Konieczny of Rossford; daughter, Debby (Dan) Burns of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Derek (Jenny) Burns of Scottsdale, Arizona, Justin Burns of Lexington, Kentucky, Jackie Burns of Perrysburg; sister-in-law, Dorothy Zuchowski of Perrysburg, and special cousin, Dolores Dominickowski of Rossford. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Leonard, and brother, Leonard Zuchowski. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 18, in the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, with the Rev. Kent Kaufman officiating. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Notre Dame Academy, Toledo.
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CLYDE ORMSBY

Clyde Michael “Mike” Ormsby, 59, of Northwood, died Monday, May 10, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was born in Steubenville, Ohio, on July 30, 1950, to Clyde and Sue (Burns) Ormsby, and was a 1968 graduate of Perrysburg High School. He served in the U.S. Army overseas during the Vietnam conflict. He worked in maintenance for local residential housing in Perrysburg and most recently served at the Perrysburg Senior Center. He married Nelda Perez on August 21, 1992, in Perrysburg, and was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church and the Rossford Eagles, Aerie No. 2322. In his spare time, he enjoyed reading, spending time outdoors working in his yard and with his family. He is survived by his wife, Nelda; sons, Corey and Codey; daughter, Casey (Troy) Schuette; grandsons, Collin and Jacob Schuette and Kenneth Ormsby; sister, Linda (Howard) Lanham; fatherin- law and mother-in-law, Mary Jane and Jesse Perez Jr., and many other family members. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Marybeth, and an infant daughter. The Rosary was recited on Thursday, May 13, 2010, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers began in the funeral home on Friday, May 14, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Codey Ormsby Educational Fund at any Fifth Third Bank location.
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DOROTHY KMOTORKA

Dorothy J. Kmotorka, 80, of Rossford, died April 30, 2010. She was born on July 29, 1929, in Toledo, to Julia (Henkel) and A.F. Phillips Sr. She lived in Toledo most of her life, except living 10 years in Deerfield Beach, Florida, after retirement. She retired from American Motors Jeep after 30 years. She was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church, Local 12 UAW and Bay View Yacht Club. She held the position of president of the Ladies Auxiliary at Bay View. She also was an auxiliary member of VFW Post #162, Deerfield Beach, and Moose Lodge #2157, Pompano, Florida. She is survived by her daughters, Sandra (Joe) Ball of Rossford and Robin (Sam) Rayner of Bowling Green; grandchildren, Ken Palicki Jr., Kevin (Theresa) Palicki, Jessica (Jeremy) Vedra, Erik (Angela) Fought and Chris Fought; great-grandchildren, Joshua Davis, Gage, Damien, Shea-Lynn Palicki, Carina Fought, Trevor and Vincent Palicki; stepgrandchildren, Erica (Max) Wodzak, Michelle (Bill) Kratt, Joseph (Monica) Ball and Jeffery Ball. She was predeceased by her husband of 45 years, Jerry Kmotorka. She also was preceded in death by her sisters, Betty Ketterman, Margaret Cook, Jackie Ciboro, and brothers, A.F. Phillips Jr. and Richard Phillips. Memorial services were held Friday, May 7, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Timothy Philabaum officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Toledo; Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg, or the Northwest Ohio Hemophilia Foundation, Toledo.
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TERESA PAULEY

Teresa D. (Henry) Pauley, 47, died Saturday, May 8, 2010, at her home in Perrysburg. Born in Bluffton, Ohio, on October 17, 1962, she attended public schools in Continental, Ohio, before attaining a bachelor of fine arts degree from Bowling Green University, a master in arts administration degree from the University of Akron and an Ed.S in educational administration and supervision from BGSU. At the time of her death, she was pursuing a doctorate degree in educational administration and leadership studies. She was active in the National Association of Gifted Children, the American Educational Research Association, the Educational Leadership Association, the Ohio Association of Gifted Children and the Perrysburg Parents for Gifted Students, where she was elected president in 2009. She was an artist, educator and arts activist. She is survived by her husband; Michael Pauley; children, Hannah and Noah; parents, Dorothy and Darwin Henry of Continental; sisters, Brenda (Robert) Groff of Continental and Debra Henry of Portland, Oregon; paternal grandmother, Marcelle Henry of Defiance, and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Invitations to a formal celebration of life service are forthcoming. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hannah and Noah Pauley Education Fund at any Fifth Third Bank location.
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VIRGINIA SPRUNK
Virginia G. “GeeGee” Fincher Sprunk, 85, died unexpectedly on April 22, 2010, in Sarasota, Florida. She was born March 31, 1925. Mrs. Sprunk resided in Perrysburg and Gahanna, Ohio. More recently she spent the winter months in Sarasota, returning to Perrysburg during the summer. She attended Perrysburg schools, graduating in 1943, and was employed for more than 40 years at the U.S. Army Depots in Rossford and Columbus, Ohio. She attended church in Gahanna before moving back to Perrysburg. She enjoyed all nature had to offer, visiting Sarasota beaches and spending much of her retirement traveling. She is survived by her sister, Gertrude Judy of Perrysburg; 12 nephews and two nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Sprunk; sister, Rafelo “Boots” Benner, and brother, Robert Fincher. A memorial service, conducted by Sharon Williams, and burial in Fort Meigs Cemetery will be held at a later date.




LOLA CLEARY

Lola A. Cleary, 97, died Monday, April 26, 2010, at The Manor of Perrysburg. She was born March 27, 1913, in Hereford, Texas, to John and Catherine (Knueven) Zinser. She married William Cleary on November 20, 1941, in North Baltimore, Ohio. Ms. Cleary was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church and belonged to the Ladies Christian Benevolent Association and the Altar and Rosary Society. She enjoyed sewing, baking and gardening. She is survived by her children, Joseph (Pricilla) Cleary, James Cleary, Catherine (Dennis) Laymen, Marilyn (Karl) Burch and Alice (James) Bruning; 10 grandchildren; 12 greatgrandchildren, and sisters, Sister Mary Zinser and Anna (Paul) Benore. She was preceded in death by her husband, William, on August 12, 1989. She also was preceded in death by her siblings, Loretta Zinser, Edward Zinser, Jerome Zinser, Lawrence Zinser, Helen Zinser-Smith and Genevieve Zinser. Prayers were recited on Thursday, April 29, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Catholic Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.
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MARGARET ELLIOTT
Margaret Caroline Elliott, 99, died April 28, 2010, at Arlington Care Center. She was born June 14, 1910, in Wood County, to Henry and Minnie (Hebler) Kemner. Mrs. Elliott was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Newark, Ohio, since 1987, and was active in Circle I and Circle II. She retired from the Perrysburg Public School System in 1972, and was a member of Ohio AFSCME, Retired Chapter 1184 and School Employee Retirees of Ohio. She was a member of the Granville Music Club and a former cellist with the Toledo Symphony. She is survived by her grandchildren, Dave Elliott, Kristin (Bill) Huston, and Craig Elliott; great-grandchildren, Renae Elliott, Madison Elliott, Matthew Elliott and Beth Snyder; great-great-grandchild, Madisyn; two stepgreatgrandchildren, and special friends, Wayne and Joyce Carlyle. She was preceded in death by her husband, Barton Elloitt, in 1998; sons, James and Roger Elliott, and two sisters. Funeral services were held Monday, May 3, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, Newark, with the Rev. Dr. John Minihan presiding. Inurnment will take place at Fish Cemetery, Pemberville, Ohio, at a later date. Memorial gifts may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Newark Memorial Fund, 65 North Third Street, Newark, Ohio 43055.
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LUCILLE KURFIS

Lucille Shufelt Kurfis, 95, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, May 2, 2010, at The Manor at Perrysburg. She was born in Wauseon, Ohio, on December 24, 1914, to Theodore and Marie May (Barnhart) Shufelt. She married Edward Kurfis on April 14, 1934, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Stony Ridge, where she was a member. She worked in the cafeteria for both Glenwood and Rossford schools, retiring in 1977. She is survived by her daughter, LaDonna (Tom) Lucas of Luckey; son, Tom (Diane) Kurfis of Perrysburg; son-in-law, Jim (Arlene) Bockbrader; grandchildren, Kimberly (Cartho) Bennett, Michael (Kathy) Bockbrader, Timothy (Nettie) Bockbrader, Robert (Denise) Lucas, Troy (Jennifer) Lucas, Eric (Julie) Kurfis and Alisa (Matt) Ross; 16 great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Lois Shufelt. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward; daughter, Sondra Bockbrader; sister, Julia Lugabihl, and brother, Claude Shufelt. Friends will be received after 1 p.m. today, May 5, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 5520 Fremont Pike, Stony Ridge, Ohio, where funeral services will begin at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Daniel Beaudoin officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Cherry Street Mission, 105 17th Street, Toledo, Ohio 43604.
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WALTER HAAS
Walter J. Haas, 80, died April 13, 2010, at Toledo Hospital. He was the former president of Merrill Ramph, food brokers, where he had worked for many years. He is survived by his brother, William (Leona); sisters, Margaret Little and Joanne (Phillip) Echard, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Judy. Services were held at the Walker Funeral Home, Toledo. Memorial tributes may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Northern Ohio Chapter, 23297 Commerce Park, Cleveland, Ohio 44122 or Toledo Area Humane Society, 1920 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, Ohio 43537.


LEONARD STEFFAN
Leonard Dean Steffan died Sunday, April 18, 2010. He was born June 9, 1932, to Fred and Pauline (Reiber) Steffan in Bayard, Nebraska. After his father died, his mother married Phillip Schmitt, and the family moved to Sidney, Montana. Mr. Steffan served in the Army for four years after graduating from Sidney High School and later graduated from Montana State University with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering. He was united in marriage to Helen Folkvord on August 4, 1956. Together they raised three children. Their family moved to Perrysburg in 1968, where Mr. Steffan worked as an engineer for Owens Illinois. He enjoyed visiting with friends and family. He served in many capacities over 42 years at his church. He enjoyed woodworking, and created many beautiful projects, especially after retirement. He is survived by his wife, Helen, of Perrysburg; son, Grant Steffan of Fayetteville, Georgia; daughters, Tracy Brosten of Monclova, and Heidi Reisman of Youngstown, New York; grandchildren, Olivia and Helen Steffan, Cory and Jamie Kaczor, Jordan Brosten, Michael, Zachary, and Jacob Eoute, and Justin, Tanner, Parker, and Spencer Reisman, and sister, Elnora Zadow of Sidney, Montana. He was preceded in death by his brothers Lee, Al and Whitey Steffan, and sisters, Florene Carpenter and Ricky Schaaf. Funeral services were held Friday, April 23, at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, with the Rev. John Rutz, officiating. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial donations may be made to Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 13101 Five Point Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551, or to a charity of the donor’s choice.


PHYLLIS HAIGH
Phyllis Stevenson Haigh, 80, died April 15, 2010, at her residence. She was born November 13, 1929, in Norfolk, Virginia, to Robert and Delta (Warren) Stevenson. She earned a bachelor’s degree in education from Radford College. She married Frederick Dwight Haigh Jr. on July 24, 1954. Ms. Haigh was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Perrysburg, the Perrysburg Garden Club and the Junior League. She enjoyed playing tennis and bridge and gardening. She is survived by her children, Dwight (Anne) Haigh, Robert (Tammi) Haigh and Amy (Tim) Wolf; grandchildren, Reilly, Steven and Molly Haigh and Megan, Caroline and Meredith Wolf; sister, Jane (Harry) Mapp; sister-in-law, Joan Haigh and special companion, Toby. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick, on September 22, 1973, and brother- in-law, George Haigh. Funeral services were held Monday, April 19, at First Presbyterian Church of Perrysburg, with the Rev. Jean Kumbalek officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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ANDREW KUNDRATH
Andrew Joseph “Andy” Kundrath, 62, of Rossford, died Thursday, April 15, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born in Toledo, on July 31, 1947, to Andrew and Mary (Mikus) Kundrath. He was a 1965 graduate of Cardinal Stritch High School and a graduate of the University of Toledo. A long time banker, Mr. Kundrath logged more than 30 years in the business and was instrumental in establishing and managing offices in Perrysburg, Sylvania, Oregon and Rossford. An automobile enthusiast, he enjoyed his Corvettes. He was well known for detailing vehicles for family and friends. He was actively involved in the Rossford community, including a role as treasurer of the Board of Education, as well as a committed booster for the athletic department. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, doing yard work and playing softball. He is survived by his mother, Mary Kundrath; children, Andrew John “AJ,” Kyle, Joel and Talia; brother, Edward, sisters, Jan (Larry) Weaver and Kathleen (Kenny) Donley. He was preceded in death by his father, Andrew Kundrath, in 2004. Funeral services were held Monday, April 19, in the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, with the Rev. Joseph Steinbauer officiating. Interment was in St. Ignatius Cemetery, Oregon. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or All Saints Catholic Church in Rossford.




BILLY LEE PARKER

Billy Lee Parker died Thursday, April 15, 2010. He was born to Lyman Lee and Mildred Parker, in Trilby, Ohio, on February 1, 1928. After graduating from Whitmer High School, he served in the U.S. Army in Korea from 1946 to 1948. Upon his discharge, he married Mary Ann. He attended the University of Toledo while working as a carpenter for the Fred W. Entenman Co., embarking on a career in the construction industry that spanned 45 years. After serving as a carpenter foreman and field superintendent, he was appointed vice president in 1953. He became a partner in the general contracting firm when the Entenman Co. became MacKinnon- Parker Inc. in 1967. He served as vice president of field operations for years, becoming president and retiring as major shareholder and chairman of the board in 1993. During his leadership tenure, MacKinnon-Parker, Inc. became one of the largest contractors in Ohio and was responsible for the construction of many noteworthy institutional, industrial and commercial buildings throughout the state, as well as in Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Arkansas and West Virginia. Along with his corporate role, Mr. Parker served on the Regional Association of General Contractors (AGC) Boards, as well as three terms as the president, also a lifetime board member of the National AGC. He also was active with the United Way and many other roles of public service contribution. Fraternally, he was raised a Freemason in 1956, and also belonged to the Zenobia Shrine and the Royal Order of Jesters in the Toledo Court. His hobbies included project design and renovation, and fishing and hunting with his many friends. He and and his wife traveled the world together and shared many vacations in Florida and on Lake Erie. Mr. Parker is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Ann; children, Thomas (Peggy) Parker and Constance (Chris) Kreft; grandchildren, Michael (Abbey) Sachs, William Parker, Meredith Parker, Rachel (Brian) Bell, Sabrina (Greg) Wistain, and Nicholas (Rachael) Kreft, and eight great-grandchildren. Services were held Monday, April 19, at the Walker Funeral Home, Toledo. Interment was in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Ducks Unlimited, 1 Waterfowl Way, Memphis, Tennessee 38120; Historical Society of Waterville, P.O. Box 263, Waterville, Ohio 43566, or the Humane Society of Wood County, 801 Van Camp Road, Bowling Green, Ohio 43402.
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CASIMER PRZYBYLOWSKI

Casimer P. “Cas” Przybylowski, 86, of Rossford, died Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born January 10, 1924, in Depew, New York, to Kazimer and Mary Anna (Glanz) Przybylowski. He married Helen Nekoranec on May 7, 1949, at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Church in Rossford. He was a World War II veteran who served his country in the Army Air Force. He worked for Libbey- Owens-Ford Glass Co. for more than 30 years and retired in 1977. Mr. Przybylowski was a 50-year member of the church choir and a 50-year member of VFW Post in Rossford. He was an avid fan of the Detroit Tigers and Notre Dame football, and was a voracious reader. He also enjoyed history, gardening and planning trips. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Helen; daughters, Susan Ulm of Perrysburg, Mary (Dick) Losey of Perrysburg, and Anne (Douglas) Barrientos of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; sons, Daniel (Moira) Przybylowski of Salem, Oregon, and Edward (Caron) Prisby of Jacksonville, Florida; 15 grandchildren; sisters, Angela Adamski and Sofie Witham, both of Rossford; brother, Frank Olszanski, of Sebring, Florida, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Joseph Przybylowski, Ted Prisby, John and Joseph Olszanski and Robert Goinski, and sisters, Sally Wolinski and Josephine Gwozdz. A Scripture Service was held Friday, April 9, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Saturday, April 10, at All Saints Catholic Church in Rossford. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery in Perrysburg, with the Northwood VFW Post #2984 conducting Military Honors. The family requests that memorial donations be made to All Saints Catholic Church.
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GREGORY LEIGHTON

Gregory C. Leighton, 56 of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, April 7, 2010, at his home. He was born on June 21, 1953, in Boston, Massachusetts, to Neil and Ruth (Chase) Leighton. He was a 1971 graduate of Scarborough High School in Maine, and served six years in the U.S. Air Force. After being honorably discharged, he attended the University of Dayton, where he received his bachelor of science degree. He received a master of science degree from Ohio State University. Mr. Leighton was employed with Reiter Automotive as a quality control technician for many years. He was a member of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Church in Perrysburg. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Patricia (Brady) Leighton; sister, Ann (Sean) Bannon; sistersin- law, Isobel (Gary) Fields and Pamela (Wayne) Teel, and brother in-law, Andy Brady. Funeral services were held Saturday, April 10, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Interment was in Fort Meigs Union Cemetery.




RUTH PERSE

Ruth Learned Perse, 90, of Perrysburg, died Monday, March 29, 2010. The daughter of Raymond and Helen (Wells) Learned, she was a graduate of Maumee High School. She married Edward Perse, and he preceded her in death in 1973. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and its Chancel Choir, had delivered Mobile Meals, and is remembered by many friends for the greeting cards she sent. Ms. Perse is survived by her son and daughter-inlaw, Richard Perse and Jane Bihn; son-in-law, Mark Hoffmann; grandsons, Kristopher and Thomas Hoffmann; three greatgrandchildren; sister-in-law, Rita Perse, and several nieces and nephews. She also was preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Hoffmann; brothers, John and William Learned, and brother-in-law Robert Perse. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, April 18, at 2 p.m., at First United Methodist Church, 200 West Second Street Perrysburg. Burial at Fort Meigs Cemetery will be private. Arrangements are being made by the Maison-Dardenne- Walker Funeral Home. Memorial tributes may be made to Paul’s Peers Respite Care or the Alzheimer’s Association.
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AGNES JAGOS

Agnes M. Jagos, 91, died Tuesday, March 30, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. The daughter of Phillip and Mary (Malusek) Valasek, formerly of Vnorovy, Moravia, she was born June 10, 1918, in Toledo. She was married to Joseph Jagos, in Toledo, on November 25, 1939. She was a member of St. Rose Church in Perrysburg. Ms. Jagos is survived by her sister, Bessie Krasula; sister-in-law, Mary Matthews, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph, on February 18, 1980. She also was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Zak, Helen Klena and Rose Koprowski, and her brother, Frank Valasek. A recitation of the Rosary was held Sunday, April 4, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Funeral services were held Monday, April 5, beginning at the funeral home, and followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church, with the Rev. Charles Singler officiating. Interment was in Lake Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Church or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.


ROBERT MILLS SR.
Robert William Mills Sr., 92, of Perrysburg, died Friday, April 2, 2010, at Kingston Residence. He was born January 10, 1918, in Perrysburg, to Charles and Lillian (Schnapp) Mills. His great-grandfather, George Mills, came to Perrysburg in 1850, making the Mills family one of the first families in Perrysburg. Mr. Mills attended grade school at St. Rose, where he was an altar boy. He graduated from Perrysburg High School in 1936. He served in the 3036th Army Air Force Base Unit in World War II as an airplane maintenance technician, where he supervised and conducted maintenance inspections and repaired engines on fighter planes. He married Dorothy Eckel in 1941, and together they had two children, Robert William Jr. and Michael. Dorothy preceded him in death in 1982. He married Nancy Wygant on May 18, 1983. He opened Mills Hardware in 1946. It was first located on 214 Louisiana and in 1964. He moved the business to the site of the old Kazmaier’s grocery store at 130 Louisiana. Mills Hardware has been in continuous business for almost 65 years in uptown Perrysburg. It is now owned by Bruce Birgode. Mr. Mills was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church and a past member of Valleywood Golf Club and Perrysburg Exchange Club. Many years ago, he bowled for the Mills Hardware bowling league. He also was a boat captain at the Nature Conservancy in Naples, Florida, where he and his wife Nancy resided for 25 years in the winter. He is survived by his wife; son, Michael (Barbara) Mills, grandchildren, Kathryn (Michael) Golembe, Christine (Craig) Tanis and Chad (Chiaki) Mills; great-grandchildren, Lily and Caleb Tanis and Carter Golembe. He was preceded in death by his son, Robert William Mills Jr. and sister, Grace Hettel. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, April 6, at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Way Public Library-The Large Print Book Department, 101 East Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551; Kingston Residence-Memory Care Unit, 333 East Boundary Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551; the 577 Foundation, 577 East Front Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551 or an organization of the donor’s choice.
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JOHN CARR

John Ingwersen Carr, 93, of Pemberville/Perrysburg died March 23, 2010, at Otterbein Portage Valley in Pemberville, Ohio. He was born October 21, 1916, in Aurora, Illinois, to Jesse and Margaret (Ingerwersen) Carr. He graduated from the University of Illinois, where he served as cartoon editor of the university humor magazine, won more than one all-university pingpong tournament and earned his final Eagle Scout Badge, lifesaving, on May 20, 1938. He married Mary Lease on October 12, 1940, in Chicago, Illinois. He had a lifelong career in advertising. His early jobs in Chicago were followed by 14 years at Owens-Illinois. In 1961, he founded his own advertising agency, which became known as The Company Carr, of which he was president for 24 years. In 1961, he was recognized as Toledo Advertising Man of the Year. He served in the U.S. Navy at age 29 as a radio technician and was elected by his peers as the honor man of the company. During his life he contributed his professional and leadership skills to many organizations and political campaigns. They include: the first school board for the Anthony Wayne Consolidated School District; Friendly Center, Otterbein Portage Valley Retirement Complex, the Toledo Area Drug Abuse Program (The Bridge), Lucas County Chapter of the American Red Cross, Child and Family Services, the Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Government, and the Perrysburg Community, conceiving and initiating the “Vision Quest” process, one of whose results was the formation of the Perrysburg Arts Council. He was an active member of First United Methodist Church of Perrysburg and served on regional Methodist committees. With his daughter, Susan Biddle, he coauthored a history of Friendly Center. A lifelong athlete, he cherished his tennis friends and the trips they shared, and enjoyed competitive track events across the country in Senior Olympics from 1978 to 1990. He treasured his West Aurora High School friends (Class of 1934) and organized reunions and a class newsletter until 2002. Bridge and poker friends also were important to him. He is survived by his children, Nancy (James) Taylor, (Mary) Susan (Wes) Biddle and Betsy (Michael) Johnson; grandchildren, Jennifer (Philip) Johnson, Sara (Robert) Streight, Emily Saunders (fiancé, Tim Snyder), John (Leann) Saunders, Peg (Dan) Schultz, Joe (Chrissy) Biddle, Becca Taylor, Jason (Rachel Van DeMark) Taylor, Ben (Sheela Kini) Taylor, Shelly (Steve) Herald, Matthew Johnson and Alex Johnson; great-grandchildren, Adam, Elizabeth and Rachel Johnson, Andrew and Michael Streight, Erin Snyder, Kenneth, Hannah and Katie Saunders, Jessica, Justin and Torri Biddle, Drake and Alexis Schultz, Stephanie and Tommy Herald, Serena Kini Cramer, Ellen, Dahlia and Enzo Taylor, and sister-in-law, Carolyn Lease. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary; sister, Mary Boyd, and brothers-in-law, Ben “Bud” and William Lease. A celebration of life memorial service was held Friday, March 26, at Otterbein Portage Valley, Pemberville. Burial was private. Funeral arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial gifts can be made to Otterbein Portage Valley, or to Friendly Center’s Endowment Fund, to which he made the first donation in 1982.
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JERRY JEFFERS
Jerry L. Jeffers, 94, formerly of Perrysburg, died Thursday, March 25, 2010, in Tyler, Texas, where she has lived for the past 32 years. She is survived by her daughters, Sharon Jeffers and Barbara Zimmerman; six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Nelson Jeffers; son, Richard Jeffers, and grandson, Christopher Forzano. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 30, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial will follow at Fort Meigs Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Bethel Assembly of God Building Fund.




DOLORES MILLER

Dolores C. Miller, 90, of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at the Manor of Perrysburg. She was born in Toledo, on August 18, 1919, to Anthony and Clara (Ciesielski) Okorowski. She and her late husband Daniel were the owners of the former Frost Top Drive In and Tiny Tee Miniature Golf in Perrysburg. Ms. Miller was an avid golfer and enjoyed golfing trips to Florida and North Carolina. She enjoyed spending time with her family. She was especially fond of family trips to Disney World with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church. Ms. Miller is survived by her daughter, Lynn (George) Peterson; grandchildren, Todd (Bridget) Peterson and Kylee (Alex) Davis; great-grandchildren, Avery, Sage, and Nicholas Peterson, Abigail, Kaitlin, and Jacob Davis; brothers, Harold Okorowski, and William (Barbara) Okorowski; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Okorowski, Jean Okorowski, and Marie (Ray) Kay; brother-in-law, Jim Pilcher, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel, in 1988, and siblings, Hilliard Okorowski, Amelia Pilcher, Ray Okorowski, Robert Okorowski and Marilyn Okorowski. Funeral services were held Monday, March 29, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose School.
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KATHLEEN PEART

Kathleen Lynn (Pier) Peart, 59, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, March 23, 2010, in St. Charles Hospital. She was born in Toledo, on June 26, 1950, to Robert and Ezelle June (Williams) Pier. She married Richard Peart on December 15, 1972. She was a 1968 graduate of Waite High School and graduated LPN nursing school in 1985. She worked many years as a nurse, the most recent being at the Ann Grady Center. She enjoyed flower gardening, vacationing at Devils Lake, visiting the oceans and was a lifelong animal lover. She is survived by her husband, Richard; children, Richard (Jennifer) Peart Jr., Lynn (Tony) Cole, Alisha (Chad) Nichols and Derek Peart; grandchildren, Tyler, Sarah, Christina, Samantha, Brenden, Kensington, and Dell; brothers, Steve (Pat) Pier, Scott Pier, and Jason (Nikie) Pier; sister, Michelle Bell; mother-inlaw, Dorothy Peart and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her mother, June, fatherin- law, William Peart, and grandson, Clarence Nichols. A Memorial Service was held Saturday, March 27, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Gary Trzcinski officiating. Burial services were private. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Ann Grady Center.




BETTY SELFE

Betty J. Selfe, 85, of Perrysburg, died Monday, March 22, 2010 at Bay Park Community Hospital, Oregon, Ohio. On July 9, 1924, she was born to Elmer and Ethel (Gill) Snyder in Stony Ridge, Ohio. She married Truman Selfe on May 11, 1946, in Stony Ridge. She was a homemaker and in her spare time she enjoyed animals, traveling and spending time with her family. Ms. Selfe is survived by her sons, Terence “Terry” Selfe of Stony Ridge, Mark (Pat) Selfe of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Andy Selfe and Amy Selfe. She was preceded in death by her husband, Truman, on December 10, 1988. She also was preceded in death by her sisters, Agnes, Florence, Nellie, Bessie, Pauline, Evelyn and Donna, and brothers, Lester, Bob, Dick, Vic and Jim. Funeral services were held Friday, March 26, at the Marsh Funeral Home, Luckey, Ohio, with the Rev. Linda Timm officiating. Entombment was in Restlawn Memorial Park, Perrysburg. A bereavement luncheon was served at Troy Webster American Legion Post #240, Luckey. Memorials may take the form of contributions to the Wood County Humane Society or the Alzheimer’s Association.
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THOMAS BROWN JR.
Thomas H. Brown, Jr., M.D., 88, of Napoleon, Ohio, and formerly of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, March 17, 2010. He was born in Toledo, to Drs. Thomas and Catherine Acklen Brown. He graduated from DeVilbiss High School and received his bachelor of arts and medical doctorate degrees from Vanderbilt University and served three years as a medical officer in the U.S. Navy. His orthopedic residencies were served at New York Orthopedic Hospital in New York City and then a year at San Diego County Hospital in trauma and a year of hand surgery with Dr. Ben Fowler in Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Brown practiced orthopedic surgery with his father in Toledo, was assistant clinical professor at Medical College of Ohio and was chief of orthopedic service at Toledo Hospital. His membership included fellowship as a board certified orthopedic surgeon in the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and in the Ohio, Tri-State and Mid-American orthopedic societies. For many years, he was team doctor for the University of Toledo, a trustee at the Boys and Girls Club of Toledo and past membership in the Toledo Rotary Club. He enjoyed golf, hunting and especially his time at Red Gate Farm in Henry County. Dr. Brown is survived by his children, Carol (Fred) Dannemann, Thomas (Laura) Brown and Joanne (Geoffrey) Glover; grandchildren, Lisa Dannemann, Jennifer (Matt) Ferency, Katherine Brown, Thomas Brown Jr., and Suzanne Jaber, and greatgrandchildren, Alex, McKenna and Xia Ferency. He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Suzanne Caldwell Brown, in 2006. He also was preceded in death by his sisters, Catherine (Charles) Heffron, Janet (Dave) Smith and Ann (Jim) Mays. According to his wishes, there will be no visitation and services will be private for the immediate family. Funeral arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Toledo, the Toledo Rotary or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.


TERRY RUSSELL
Terry Lee Russell, 52, of Holland, Ohio, died Friday, March 19, 2010, at her home. She was born on August 9, 1957, in Toledo, to Howard and Sharon Lanham. She was a graduate of Springfield High School. She married Jeff Russell and together they raised three children. Mrs. Russell was a member of St. Joan of Arc Church in Toledo. She is survived by her husband of 34 years, Jeff Russell; children, Jeremy (Kathleen) Russell, Jill Russell and DJ Russell; four sisters and one brother. She was preceded in death by her father and one brother. Visitation will be held today, March 24, beginning at 10 a.m., at St. Joan of Arc Church. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Rose Cemetery in Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford.
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AUDREY EBERTS

Audrey Ruth Eberts, 95, of St. Petersburg, Florida, and formerly of Toledo, died Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Hospice House Woodside. She worked as a secretary for Libbey High School after graduation in 1932, and for Stranahan, Harris & Co., a municipal bond underwriting firm in Toledo, before becoming a homemaker. The daughter of Floyd and Ruth (Green) Kent, she was born August 10, 1914. She married Raymond Eberts on April 28, 1939. She is survived by her son, Donald (Dianne) Eberts of Perrysburg; granddaughters, Carolyn Eberts and Joanna Eberts. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond, on March 3, 1995. She also was preceded in death by her brother, Roger Kent. Funeral services were held Friday, March 12, at the Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, N.E. St. Petersburg Chapel. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Petersburg. Memorial donations may be made to Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary, Indian Rocks, Florida.




CARLA KNEISLEY

Carla Grace Kneisley, 68, of Gilbert, Arizona, died March 9, 2010. She was born to Carmine and Mary (Bihn) DeFalco in Toledo. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Jesse; sons, Tony (Gina) and Joel (Lauren); daughter, Beth Ann (Steve Hatkevich); grandchildren, Jorin, Ashlee, Emily and Brooklyn, and brother-in-law and family, David, Nancy and Austin. A graveside service was held on Saturday, March 13, at Mountain View Cemetery of Mesa, Arizona. A Celebration of Life and Catholic Mass will be held in the spring. Arrangements are being made by the Falconer Funeral Home, Gilbert, Arizona.
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MIKE McKEEL

Mike McKeel, 70, died Thursday, March 11, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born October 22, 1939, in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Frank and Wilma (Dowden) McKeel. He served in the United States Army and was stationed in Berlin, Germany. He married Jane Pater in Hamilton, Ohio, on October 15, 1966. Mr. McKeel was a district sales manager for DuPont for 20 years and retired from Pregis in 2006. He was a member of Riverby Golf Course and enjoyed spending time in Florida. He was an avid reader and card player, and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Jane; children, Brian McKeel and Kate (Matt) Jordan; grandchildren, Bradley, Michael and Jessica McKeel and David, Steven and Tommy Jordan; mother; sister, Karen Schnyder, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father. Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 16, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was private. Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.


ANGELITA REYES
Angelita M. Reyes, 98, died Thursday, March 11, 2010, at her home. She was born March 29, 1911, in Eagle Pass, Texas, to Jose and Petra (Garcia) Martinez. She married Anestacio Reyes. She was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church. Ms. Reyes is survived by her children, Dora Garcia, Angie (Raymond) Honesto, Alice Ramos and Rachel (Ramiro) Casarez, and many grandchildren, greatgrandchildren and greatgreat- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anestacio, on March 13, 1993. She also was preceded in death by her children, Juanita Reyes, Marialena Reyes, Leonel Reyes and Carlos Reyes, and sisters, Josie Rohrman and Damacia Bennett. A Scripture Service was held Sunday, March 14, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Monday, March 15, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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MARVIN LECK

Marvin E. “Marv” Leck, 89, of Perrysburg, died March 2, 2010. He was born on February 2, 1921, in Toledo, to Edward and Alma (Becker) Leck. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. Mr. Leck graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor of arts degree in mechanical engineering. He was employed with Gulf Oil Company for 23 years before going into business for himself as the owner of Graham Equipment. He was a longtime member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Toledo. He is survived by his daughter, Sheri Ellis; grandson, Corey (Lisa) Ellis; great-granddaughters, Cayla and Chloe Ellis; sister, Betty (Russ) Frautschi; sister-in-law, Ruth Leck, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcella, on July 13, 2009. Funeral services were held Monday, March 8, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, with the Rev. Doug Haryu officiating. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or the American Diabetes Association.


MARGARET RINEHART
Margaret T. Rinehart died Saturday February 27, 2010, at Archbold Hospital. She was born at Belmont Farms to John Tobey and Lulu Swint on May 20, 1920. She was a 1938 graduate of Perrysburg High School and received her nursing degree from Toledo Hospital. She served as a nurse in North Africa as a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army during World War II. Upon retiring from the service, Ms. Rinehart performed private duty and later became a school nurse in the Perrysburg School System. She married Dr. John Rinehart, a long time superintendent of the Perrysburg School System. Ms. Rinehart enjoyed her books, walking, friends, the Broken Egg, and her grandchildren. She is survived by her children, John Oberwetter of Culver, Indiana; John Rinehart of Belgrade, Maine; Jan Pittman of Coppell, Texas, and Thomas Rinehart of Thomasville, Georgia; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Family services will be held in Perrysburg. Memorial donations may be made to the Halcyon Home, P.O. Box 1838, Thomasville, Georgia 31799.
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JERRY ULM

Jerry Ulm, 60, of Perrysburg, died Monday, March 1, 2010. at his home. He was born in Galesburg, Illinois, to Elvin and Dorothy (Stockwell) Ulm. He married Susan Przybylowski on March 17, 1972. He worked his entire life in the transportation/ logistics industry. He was currently employed as the global carrier relations leader for Owens Corning and was recently on a team that was awarded the OC Board of Directors Cup, which is the highest honor given at Owens Corning for a cross-functional team which uses company resources to deliver extraordinary results for customers, employees and shareholders. Mr. Ulm was an avid golfer, having played at prestigious courses around the country, including Pebble Beach, Augusta National and Torrey Pines. He was a Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Knight, and a member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Perrysburg. He was the past president of the Rotary Clubs in Galesburg, and Fostoria, Ohio, and the Soangethaha Country Club in Galesburg. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Susan Ulm; brother, Philip (Sylvia) Ulm; nephew, Anthony Ulm; niece, Kerry (David) Ose; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Casimer and Helen Przybylowski; brothers and sisters-in-law, Daniel (Moira) Przybylowski, Mary (Dick) Losey, Edward (Caron) Prisby, Anne (Douglas) Barrientos, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Funeral services were held Friday, March 5, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Church at 10:15 a.m., with the Rev. Marvin Borger officiating. Interment was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Catholic Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551; Monastery of the Visitation, 1745 Parkside Boulevard, Toledo Ohio 43607, or Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 2401 North Broad Street, Galesburg, Illinois 61401.


YVONNE KINDERVATER
Yvonne J. Kindervater, 85, died Thursday, December 16, 2009, in Lansing, Michigan. She was born November 20, 1924, in Fort Wayne, Indiana, to Howard and Vallie (Doak) Ford. She graduated from Perrysburg High School, then received a bachelor of arts degree in sociology from Bowling Green State University. She was the drum major for her high school marching band, a member of the National Honor Society and had leading roles in high school, college and civic theater plays. She enjoyed ballet, ice skating, reading, sewing. gardening, camping and the outdoors. Mrs. Kindervater is survived by her husband of 62 years, Richard F.; son, Richard A. Kindervater; grandsons, Gabriel and Ross (Jennifer) Kindervater; great-grandson, Matthew Kindervater, and sister, Dell Ford. Private family services were held December 21, at the Palmer Bush and Jensen Family Funeral Homes, Lansing Chapel, with Chaplain Stephen Ezop officiating. Interment was in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Lansing or the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
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EDWARD KILLIAN

Edward G. “Moose” Killian, 85, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, February 28, 2010, at the Manor of Perrysburg. He was born in Toledo, on June 3, 1924, to Jacob and Josephine (Sisolak) Killian. He was a 1942 graduate of Rossford High School, where he excelled in basketball, football and baseball, and was inducted into RHS Athletic Hall of Fame. After graduation, Mr. Killian served his country in the Marines in the 3rd Marine Division, B Company in Guam and Iwo Jima during World War II. He was awarded two Purple Hearts, and a Silver Star. After being honorably discharged from the Marine Corps, he married Rose Krasula and worked in the automotive industry in quality control. Mr. Killian was a member of All Saints Catholic Church in Rossford, where he enjoyed working the parish festivals, and was a member of the Rossford VFW. He enjoyed the outdoors, golfing, hunting and fishing. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Rose (Krasula) Killian; sister, Josephine Cieply; nieces and nephews, Kevin (Kelli) Cieply, Monica Anders, Gregory (Pam) Pavlica, Barbara (Randy) Lippens, Barbara (James) Hasenfratz, Mary Ann (David) Glowczewski and Gerry Jagos, and many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Frances Pavlica, and brothers- in-law, John Cieply and Emil Pavlica. Friends and family may visit at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, 830 Lime City Road, today, March 3, from 2 to 8 p.m. Visitation will continue on Thursday, March 4, at All Saints Catholic Church, beginning at 9 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Kent Kaufmann officiating. Interment will follow at St. Rose Cemetery in Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to All Saints Catholic Church or to a charity of the donor’s choice.


NANCY ANN LEWIS
Nancy Ann (Reed) Lewis, age 76, of Perrysburg, died on Friday, February 19, 2010, at her home. She was born on October 11, 1933, to Charles and Odie Reed in Wauseon, Ohio. She grew up in Wauseon and after high school went on to graduate from Bowling Green State University. She met Richard Lewis in Bowling Green and they were married on June 23, 1956. Mrs. Lewis taught school in Sandusky and Rossford, raised children and worked for many years in the circulation desk at Way Public Library. Mrs. Lewis is survived by her daughter and son-inlaw, Dana and David Gengenbach; daughter, Brenda Lewis Lechlak, and grandsons Corey and Casey Lewis Lechlak. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Lewis; brothers, George and Charles Reed, and sister Kathryn (Reed) Hicks. Per Mrs. Lewis’ wishes, there will be no visitation and services will be private. Arrangements were handled by Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Cat Care Society (www.catcare society.org), Way Public Library or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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WILLIAM SWARTZ
William R. Swartz, 84, of Walbridge, died Tuesday, February 23, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. He was born on April 30, 1925, in Wood County, to William and Evalena (Reitzel) Swartz. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a member of the Mason’s. He married Luella Rust in 1950, and they had four boys. Mr. Swartz worked for Libbey-Owens-Ford and Rudolph/Libbe before retiring. He is survived by his sons, Thomas (Brenda), Gene (Tammy), Rex (Tracy) and William Swartz; grandchildren, Mackenzie, Shane, Adam (Emily), Steven (Julie), Natalie, Ted, Beth and Christie, sisters, Fern Bringman, Blanche Bonnough and his twin sister, Mary Nicodemus. He was preceded in death by his wife, Luella, in 1996. Visitation was held Saturday, February 27, in the Freck Funeral Chapel. Graveside services and burial were held in Restlawn Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.


NORMA J. WHITE
Norma J. White, a long time resident of Perrysburg, died on Wednesday, February 24, 2010, in Troy, Michigan. She was born June 23, 1925, in Toledo, to Arthur and Lucille (Bender) Hahn. She was married on December 27, 1947, in Perrysburg, to Dr. Arthur White. She attended Bowling Green University, where she received her bachelor’s, master’s and specialist degrees in education. Ms. White additionally was a member of Phi Delta Kappa. She enjoyed teaching second grade at Frank Elementary School, in Perrysburg until her retirement after 30 years. She also was an active member of the Zoar Lutheran Church. She is survived by her children, Cathy White (Michael) Killian, Joseph (Fran) White; five grandchildren and one greatgrandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Arthur White. Funeral services were held Saturday, February 27, at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, with Pastor Ann Marshall officiating. Burial followed at Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Zoar Lutheran Church.
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FREDERICK R. CORNE

Frederick R. Corne, 63, of Perrysburg, died February 20, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was born in Garden City, Michigan, to William and Dorothy (Kauffman) Corne. He married Kathleen Sugalski on September 19, 1970, in Trenton, Michigan. He enlisted in the Army during Vietnam, however served in Germany. Mr. Corne was a sales representative traveling throughout the United States. He and his wife traveled the state of Michigan and visited lighthouses throughout the Great Lakes region. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen; son, Nicholas Corne (Shawn Bintz), and daughter, Marian (Eric) Honeywell; brothers: Robert (Elaine) Corne, Richard (Sherry) Corne; sisters, Janice Renn, Beth (Wayne) Frasier, Charlene (Pat) Hodges, Pamela Littler, and Debbie (Tom) Upton, He was preceded in death by brothers, Roger, Ronald and Rodney. Funeral services will be held today, Wednesday, February 24, at 2 p.m., at Witzler- Shank Funeral Home 222 East South Boundary, Perrysburg, with burial to follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Luke’s Hospital Foundation, 5901 Monclova Road, Maumee, Ohio 43537.




JAMES W. MILLON

James Waller Millon, 59, of Perrysburg, died Saturday, February 20, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born October 18, 1950, in Clarinda, Iowa to Robert and Zella (Waller) Millon. In 1953 the family moved from Iowa to Findlay, Ohio. He attended Findlay High School and graduated in 1968. He was a gifted athlete; played high school and collegiate baseball and was a diver for the high school swim team. He attended the University of Toledo and graduated in 1972. His leadership skills emerged early as during his senior year he became president not only of Theta Chi fraternity but also became the student body president. He graduated from the University of Toledo Law School in 1976. Mr. Millon had a successful career, not only as an attorney, but as an entrepreneur. He began his legal career as an assistant city prosecutor in Maumee, moved to the private sector, and established a successful practice in Maumee with Helen Coe. In 2005, he accepted an offer to become a member of Eastman and Smith, Ltd. He also was a former co-owner of the Penguin Palace in Maumee and the ABC Security company. He married Candace (Candy) Angle on March 26, 1977. He enjoyed golfing, scuba diving, snow skiing, traveling with family and friends, and parties on the deck. He lived life to the fullest. Mr. Millon was a longtime member and past president of the Toledo Country Club, and a member of the club’s 1887 Society. He was a founding member of the Toledo Golf Hall of Fame. Jim also, with Ned Hoffman, helped found the Order of the Elves, a grassroots, private charity that over the last decade has grown to well over 100 members and raised in excess of one hundred thousand dollars on behalf of foster children of northwest Ohio. Last year the Elves gave Christmas gifts to 110 of these children and their foster families. Jim worked tirelessly on behalf of Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Northwest Ohio, the Toledo Golf Hall of Fame and the Order of the Elves, and was proud to be a Junior League of Toledo husband. He is survived by Candy, his wife of 33 years; children, Dayna and John Peter; brother, Al; father, Bob; nephews, Stephen Millon, Matt (Patty) Angle, Michael Angle, Corbin Angle, Tristen Angle, Jacob Vicander; nieces, Tracey Angle and Selina Angle. Friends will be received today, Wednesday, February 24, from 5 to 8 p.m., in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where a scripture service will be held at 8 p.m. A Memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, February 25, in St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 150 Enterprise, Bowling Green. Memorial contributions can be made in his name to the charity of the donor’s choice, or to the Order of the Elves, c/o Eastman and Smith, P.O. Box 10032, Toledo, Ohio 43699-0032.
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JUDY A. KLEOPFER

Judy Ann (Paepke-Hill) Kleopfer of Toledo, formerly of Perrysburg, died February 18, 2010, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. She was born January 18, 1942, in Temperance, Michigan, to William and Mildred (Cherry) Paepke. She graduated from Bedford High School and attended Stautzenberger College. She worked many years as a secretary at numerous companies in and around the Toledo area. Ms. Kleopfer was a past member of the Toledo Mothers of Twins Club, the Lutheran Women’s Society and was a member of Cedar- Creek Church. She enjoyed travelling, camping, baking and cooking. She is survived by her husband, Joseph; children, Christine Hill-Strong, Charlene (David) Wirth and Sherri (Christopher) Dauer; stepchildren, Joey (Julie) Kleopfer, Kim Kleopfer, Debbie (Alan) Kledzik and Rick Kleopfer; nine grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Carl Paepke and Junior Paepke; sisters, Maude Griner and Fern Eichenberg. A memorial service is pending and will be held at CedarCreek Church in Perrysburg. Arrangements are being handled by Bersticker- Scott Funeral Home.




ESTHER L. COGAN

Esther L. Cogan, age 71, of Perrysburg, died Friday, February 19, 2010, in her home. She was born March 7, 1938, to Roy and Helen Bullis in Monclova, Ohio. She was employed as a deli clerk with Anderson’s for 10 years. She is survived by her children, Debra (Ralph) Sizemore, Becky Sizemore, Donald (Sharon) Cogan and Lisa (Randy) Cogan; nine grandchildren; seven greatgrandchildren; sisters, Virginia McFeters, Ada Butz, LaVerne Clingenpeel and Ruth Ann Bovee. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Cogan. Funeral services will be held today, Wednesday, February 24, at 11 a.m., at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary, Perrysburg. Interment will follow in Ft. Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice and Home Healthcare or the Cancer Research Center.
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M. FRANCES SCHEIDER-SCHRAMM
M. Frances Scheider- Schramm, 80, better known to her many friends and family as “Fran,” died Saturday, February 13, 2010. She was born June 23, 1929, in Greenup, Kentucky, to Elijah and Maryland (Quillen) Wright as one of 10 siblings. She moved to Perrysburg as a young woman, where she remained until the early 1990s, when she relocated to Sarasota, Florida. Over the years, she was a bank teller for several local banks and a past member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Sarasota, as well as Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg, where she taught Sunday School and was past president of the Altar Guild. She is survived by her children, Beverly (Pala) Balasubramanian of Ball Ground, Georgia, and Richard (Lisa) Scheider of Holland, Ohio; granddaughters, Melissa, Kris and Cassandra; two great-grandsons; sister, Nancy (George) Lambroff; stepdaughters, Sue Helmlinger and Paula (Duane) Haas, and step-grandsons, Wes, Tyler and Hunter. She was preceded in death by her husband of 32 years, Dale Scheider, in 1982. She later married Larry Schramm, who preceded her in death in 2007, after 17 years of marriage. A memorial service was held Saturday, February 20, at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Maison- Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg.


ELIZABETH KOZLOWSKI
Elizabeth “Betty” Kozlowski, 84, died February 20, 2010, at her residence. She was born January 23, 1926, in Toledo, to Louie and Francis (Stadler) Zitslsperger. She married Harold Kozlowski on February 9, 1946, in Toledo, and he preceded her in death on December 27, 2004. Ms. Kozlowski was a librarian for Way Public Library for 11 years and a member of St. Rose Catholic Church. She is survived by her children, Marianne Geisbuhler of Perrysburg and John (Leslie) Kozlowski of Colorado Springs; grandchildren, Karen (Greg) Keiser, Jacob (Kelly) Kozlowski, John Kozlowski, Jeffrey Geisbuhler, Holly (Nick) Roberts, Ellyn and Andrea Bedi; greatgrandchildren, Emily Keiser, Morgan Keiser and Lucy Kozlowski and son-in-law, Robert (Sonja) Bedi. Along with her husband, Betty was preceded in death by her daughter, Janet Bedi. Friends will be received today, Wednesday, February 24, from 4 to 9 p.m., at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, February 25, at 10:15 a.m., at St. Rose Catholic Church, 215 East Front Street, Perrysburg. Burial will follow in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Comfort Keepers.
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JAMES LOGSTON
James L. Logston, 79, died Sunday, February 14, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born January 27, 1931, in Brinkhaven, Ohio, to James and Nora (Mobley) Logston. He served in the United States Army. He married Beverly Singer on June 12, 1954, in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Mr. Logston was a supervisor at The Andersons, retiring in 1996. He was a former member of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church in Dowling, Ohio. He was an avid fan of Toledo Mud Hens and Cleveland Indians baseball. He also enjoyed hunting and all types of music. He is survived by his children, Robert (Tamie) Logston of Bowling Green, Ohio, Nora (Troy) Rodenberger of Green Cove Springs, Florida, Jim (Karla) Logston of Fleming Island, Florida, Douglas Logston of Toledo, and Daniel Logston of Perrysburg; sister, Dolores Meehan of Orlando Florida; grandchildren, Tara, Troy (Holly), Bobby (Sharon), Jason, Emily, Noah and Donnovyn; five greatgrandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife on August 8, 2001. Friends will be received today, February 17, from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 9 p.m., at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg. Visitation will continue Thursday, February 18, at 10 a.m., at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, Dowling, until the time of services at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Tim Rothfuss officiating. Burial will follow in New Belleville Ridge Cemetery, Dowling. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg, or the American Cancer Society.


KAREN REYNOLDS
Karen Anne (Monroe) Reynolds, 66, died February 14, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on September 16, 1943, to F. LeRoy and Francis Monroe, Ms. Reynolds spent most of her childhood years in Bowling Green, Ohio, where she graduated from Bowling Green High School in 1961 and attended Bowling Green State University, majoring in art. After raising her family in Wadsworth, Ohio, she resided in Perrysburg, to be near her sister and her family while being employed by Perrysburg Eye Associates. She enjoyed drawing and had a special fondness for hugs, crafts, puzzles, antiques, country music, animals, volunteering, and anything Swedish (family heritage). She is survived by her children, Kimberly (Bob) Pickering of Hinsdale, Illinois, Kristy (Erin) Reynolds of Carrollton, Texas, and Brett (Julie) Reynolds of Medina, Ohio; grandchildren, Taylor, Kendall, Emma, Kayden, Benjamin and Josh; sister, JoAnne (Jack) McPherson of Perrysburg; brother, David (Barbara) Monroe of Southaven, Mississippi; nephews, Jeffrey (Terri) McPherson, Jay (Katy) McPherson, Jon (Kris) McPherson, Joel (Becky) McPherson, Chris (Dana) Monroe and Michael (Nikki) Monroe; greatnieces and great-nephews Katy and Kim (and special great-niece Brooklyn), Annie and Ryan, Kevin, Kyle and Michael, Andrew and Grace, Morgan, Ty, and Ryan, Ethan and Erin. She was preceded in death by her parents and her infant sister, Judith Karen. Memorial services for family and friends are being held today, February 17, at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church in Dowling, Ohio. A private family reflection will begin at 10 a.m., followed by memorial services at 11 a.m. A fellowship meal will follow. Arrangements are being made by the Marsh Funeral Homes, Luckey, Ohio. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider helping deaf children, Special Olympics, Humane Society interests or a charity of the donor’s choosing.
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ROBERT DEIS

Robert E. Deis, 64, died February 11, 2010, at Toledo Hospice. He was born October 16, 1945, in Dayton, Ohio, to Robert and Louise (Johnson) Deis. He served in the United States Navy. Mr. Deis married Kathy Fiser in Toledo, on November 11, 1972. He was a technical representative for Xerox and retired in 2005. He was a past lecture and an active member at St. Rose Catholic Church for more than 30 years. Mr. Deis was an avid golfer, playing up to six days a week and most recently playing at Pebble Beach Golf Course in California. He enjoyed going to the beach, attending concerts and dancing. Mr. Deis is survived by his children, Scott and Lauren Deis; mother, Louise Deis; sister, Susan (De) Stewart and brother, Michael (Jean) Deis. He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathy, in 2006. He also was preceded in death by his father; son, Michael Deis and sister, Judy Deis. A Scripture service was held Monday, February 15, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers will be recited in the funeral home on Tuesday, February 16, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Michael P. Deis Scholarship Fund at the University of Toledo, American Cancer Society or to an organization of the donor’s choice.
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JOHN HASKINS SR.
John William “Bill” Haskins Sr., 79, died Friday, February 12, 2010. He was born January 22, 1931, to John and Blanche (Rogers) Haskins in Parkersburg, West Virginia. He grew up in New Martinsville, West Virginia, and graduated from Duke University, where he was a member of the Phi Delta Theta and Phi Beta Kappa fraternities. Following graduation, he served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Norris DDE-859 as CIC officer. He remained active in the Naval Reserve for the rest of his life, retiring as a commander. After active duty in the Navy, he became licensed as a professional engineer, and worked in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Lima, Ohio, for the Westinghouse Corporation. Mr. Haskins became the electrical engineering supervisor at the Space Radiation Effects Laboratory in Newport News, Virginia. He received a master’s degree in engineering education from Pennsylvania State University and for the rest of his life, he taught at the University of Toledo, where he retired as a professor emeritus. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary Glenn Reams Haskins, children, John (Annette) Haskins Jr., Benjamin Haskins, Barbara Bainter and Michael Haskins; grandchildren, Caitlin, Lisa and William Bainter and Catherine Haskins; brother, Don (Jodi) Haskins and sister, Ruth Scott. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, February 20, at 2 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church, 200 West Second Street, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551. Funeral arrangements are being made by the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Those wishing to make a memorial contribution are asked to consider Planned Parenthood. In lieu of flowers, take someone you love to lunch.




PAUL KLEEBERGER

Paul L. Kleeberger, 85, of Perrysburg, died Monday, February 8, 2010, in St. Luke’s Hospital. He was born in Perrysburg, on October 21, 1924, to Frank and Addie (Shipman) Kleeberger. He married Theresa Hauer, in Perrysburg, on June 15, 1946. Mr. Kleeberger was a World War II Navy veteran, serving in the Pacific theatre, and worked for Champion Spark Plug in various positions before retiring in 1985 as an aviation scheduler. He was an avid sports enthusiast and enjoyed rooting for local amateur and Detroit area professional teams. He enjoyed playing tennis and golf at many local area courts and courses. He repeated his hole-inone feat on the par 3 quarry hole at Tangle Wood Golf Course nearly 25 years apart. He also enjoyed fishing and being outdoors . He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg, the Zenobia Shrine, Scottish Rite, York Rite, Jester’s, Perrysburg Phoenix Lodge #123 F&AM, Chapter Council and Commandery, and Perrysburg VFW Post 6170. He is survived by his sons, David (Diane) Kleeberger of Perrysburg, and Kent (Gwen) Kleeberger of Sanibel Island, Florida; granddaughter, Lindsey; great-grandson, Wilson Cooper-Kleeberger; brother, Ralph (Leeann) Kleeberger of Perrysburg, and sister, Adelyn Marshall of Granville, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his wife, Theresa, on August 19, 2004. Masonic services were held Friday, February 12, in the Witzler Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Funeral services were held Saturday, February 13, in the First United Methodist Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Ed Groff officiating. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions.
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KERMIT RUDOLPH

Kermit Charles Rudolph, 76, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, February 2, 2010, at the University of Toledo Medical Center. He was born in Moline, Ohio, on August 23, 1933, to John and Verna (Libbe) Rudolph. He married Nancy Fulks on December 27, 1958. Mr. Rudolph graduated from Lake High School and Bowling Green State University, where he received a degree in business administration. He was a member of Sigma Alpha Epislon Fraternity. He served in Japan as an Army officer, where he managed the largest officer’s club in the far East and was a customs officer in Tokyo. Upon discharge, he returned to own and operate the Pemberville Lumber Co., which expanded to the Rudolph Lumber Co. on Conant Street in Maumee. He then became involved in land development. He developed Woodside Terrace, Angola Village, Three Meadows, Oakmont, Western Meadows in Findlay, Manhattan Boulevard, Fort Meigs Shopping Centers and Cedar Business Industrial Park, among others. He was an avid sports fan, especially BGSU football and hockey, and a longtime member of the Falcon Club and President’s Club. He followed games home and away, and often traveled with the teams, where he became close to many players and their parents. While a member of the Browns Backers, he went to the reunion games. Fishing was a favorite past time, and he enjoyed boating on the Maumee River, Lake Erie and Sarasota, Florida waterways, where he had a vacation home. His hobby was working in his yard. In 1974, he hosted a German exchange student for Maumee Rotary. This relationship has continued since then and they always felt a unique bond. A genealogy study indicated that they are related. He enjoyed traveling, and especially enjoyed cruises. He has maintained many friends in Germany and Japan. He served on the Zoning Board of Appeals, and was a 51-year member of the First Presbyterian Church of Maumee, where he was a deacon and elder. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Nancy; sons, Thomas (Kimberly) and Stephen (Susan) Rudolph; grandchildren, Maxwell, Samuel, Gayle, Gretchen and Hans; brothers, John (Mary), Philip; sisters, Mary Oberdick and Helyn (Charles) Kurfess, twin sister Kathleen (Ron) Holzman; sister-in-law, Marilyn, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Frederick. Family and friends may visit Friday, February 12, from 4 to 8 p.m., in the Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home, 501 Conant Street, Maumee. A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, 200 East Broadway, Maumee, on Saturday, February 13, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials in Mr. Rudolph’s name to Parkinson’s Foundation of NWO-Center of Excellence Fund, 1930 North State Route 19, Oak Harbor, Ohio 43449 or NPH Fund, UT Foundation 2801 West Bancroft, MS 319 Toledo, Ohio 43606.
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ROBERT GROLLE

Robert C. Grolle, 86, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, January 31, 2010, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. He was born in Perrysburg on September 23, 1923, to Carl and Myrtle (Deverna) Grolle. He married Betty Hess, in Perrysburg, on May 1, 1947. Mr. Grolle was a 1941 Perrysburg High School graduate, where he was active in athletics. He then served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a corporal in the Philippines. As a lifetime farmer, he was a member of the Luckey Farmers Grain Association and was a charter and 60-year member of the Wood County Farm Bureau Council. He also worked with North American Van Lines for 20 years. He raised horses and ponies, entering them in various parades and giving rides to school children on field trips to his farm. His hobbies included carpentry, bowling and playing darts through the church. He was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg, where he served as a former trustee and deacon, served on other various committees, and was an original board member of Abundant Life. He is survived by his wife, Betty; children, Lin (Daniel) Pilz of Saline, Michigan, Judy (David) Leybourn of Wolverine Lake, Michigan, William Grolle of Jupiter, Florida; grandchildren, Bryce Pilz, Kyle Pilz, Steve Leybourn and Jay Leybourn; greatgrandsons, Talen and Liam Pilz; sister, Joyce (James) Ryder of Wausau, Wisconsin. He was preceded in death by his brother, Dale Grolle. Funeral services were held Thursday, February 11, at 10 a.m., at Zoar Lutheran Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in New Belleville Ridge Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to either Zoar Lutheran Church or American Diabetes Association.
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BARBARA APPLEGATE

Barbara Fredericks Applegate died January 21, 2010, at Arbors at Waterville. She was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Helen Scott and John Fredericks. She lived in the Toledo area since 1954, when she and her husband, Donald Applegate, moved from Santiago, Chile. They were divorced in 1974. Ms. Applegate was the marketing director for Mercy St. Vincent Hospital (formally St. Vincent Medical Center) for 20 years, retiring in 1986 when she founded her own healthcare marketing consulting company, Applegate & Associates. She was active in the social service agencies of Toledo, serving on the board of trustees at various times, of Child and Family Service, Mental Health Board, Crittenton Services, Visiting Nurse, COMPASS, among others. She graduated from Vassar College and completed her early education in Rochester, New York, where her friends still reside. Her post-college employment was with IBM in New York City. Ms. Applegate pursued her hobby of genealogy, serving as a volunteer at the Mormon Family History Center. She traveled in search of her ancestors throughout the country. She leaves a rich history of her family and an abundance of background papers and research in documentation of her work. She is survived by her son, John (Joyce) Applegate of Jackson, Mississippi; daughters Martha Applegate of Santa Fe, New Mexico and Anne (Tim) O’Brien of Perrysburg; grandchildren Juliette Applegate of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Evan Applegate of Jackson, and Ryan Applegate of Jackson; great grandchildren, Alyssa and Christopher Hutchings of Albuquerque; “bonus grandchildren, Kelley, Sean (Kristin), and Megan (Britton) O’Brien, and “bonus great-grandchildren, Maci, Brieanna and Colin O’Brien. She was preceded in death by her brother, Pierce Fredericks, and her longtime companion, Roger Taylor. A memorial service and celebration of a life will be held at Carranor Hunt and Polo Club on January 31, at 12:30 p.m. Those attending are invited to share lunch and memories after the service. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial tributes may be made to the Way Public Library, Perrysburg, the Mormon Family History Center, Church of the Latter Day Saints of Jesus Christ, Perrysburg, OH, or to a fellowship of the donor’s choosing.


NANCY ELLEN FOX
Nancy Ellen Fox, 78, of Oregon, Ohio, died Monday, January 18, 2010, in the home of Kevin and Charlene Fox. She was born on January 5, 1932, in the Trilby area of Toledo, to Joseph and Geraldine (Daly) Main. She married James Fox on March 20, 1950, in Monroe, Michigan. Ms. Fox worked as a member of the wait staff for Gladieux Catering for 10 years and was a member of CedarCreek Church. She also helped found and served as a volunteer for the Crisis Pregnancy Center of Toledo. She is survived by her children, Rebbie (Tony) Spahn, Jennifer (Cennis) Zablocki, Kevin (Charlene) Fox, Jamie Fox (Patty Zill), Daryl (Judy) Fox, Kathy (Rick) Shortridge, Tim (Dawn) Fox, Beth (Guy) Hill; 26 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; brothers- in-law, Paul Runyan, Robert Fox and Larry Kirsch; sister-in-law, Natalie Main, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, James, on August 11, 2006. She also was preceded in death by her brothers, James and George Main; sisters, May Catherine Runyan, Mary Igo, Carolyn Hovey and Eileen Runyan. Funeral services were held Friday, January 22, at CedarCreek Church, Perrysburg, with her grandson, the Rev. Luke Shortridge, officiating. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, CedarCreek Church or to the Crisis Pregnancy Center of Toledo.
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DALE HANSON

Dale C. Hanson died Thursday, January 7, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born to Arthur and Ina Hanson on December 16, 1939, in Austin, Minnesota. He graduated from Birmingham (Michigan) High School. He served in the Air Force Reserves while attending Bowling Green State University. Mr. Hanson worked as a draftsman for 50 years in both Michigan and Ohio. In his free time, he enjoyed traveling with his wife, watching University of Michigan athletic events, being outdoors, fishing, camping and attending the extracurricular activities of his grandchildren. He is survived by his wife of four years, Griseldis; son, Todd (Kim) Hanson; daughters, Mary (David) Munger and Elizabeth (Aaron) Bortz; stepdaughter, Karen (Phillip) Fritts; grandchildren, Natalie Hanson, Max and Ana Claire Munger, Ally, Sam, Janie, and Lucy Bortz, Evan and Aric Fritts, and brother, Larry (Karen) Hanson. He was preceded in death by his wife of 39 years, Sharon (Naumann) Hanson. Visitation and memorial services were held Monday January 11, at the Walker Funeral Home, Toledo. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Red Cross P.O. Box 595 Toledo, Ohio 43697 or Hospice of Northwest Ohio 30000 River Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551.


ALICE LIPPINCOTT
Alice Voland Lippincott, 95, died January 15, 2010, at Perrysburg Hospice. She was born Esther Alice Voland on February 20, 1914, at the family farm on Five Point Road in Perrysburg. More details of life on the farm can be found in the book, “It Happened on Five Point Road,” written by her older sister, Anna Mae Kohl. The book is available at Way Library in Perrysburg as well as several other libraries in Wood County. In 1927, when she was 14, she witnessed her mother’s death in an auto accident. Although the memory of that event would never heal, she spent the next 80 years of her life pursuing all the positives that life has to offer. She wrote and produced youtube videos (e alice lippincott speaks and e a lippincott wins). She is survived by her sons, Roger Lippincott of Ocean Pines, Maryland, and Conrad (Sharon ) Lippincott of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Gail (Chris) Bassolino of Wayne, New Jersey, Doug Lippincott (Isabelle Kane) of Sudbury Massachusetts, Laura (Matt) Margolies of Galena, Ohio, Michelle (Fred) Dunford of Canton, Michigan, Lisa (Chris) Neeson of Toledo; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Lucille Kolasinski and brother, John Voland, both of Perrysburg, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by siblings Helen Clark, Anna Mae Kohl, Lizzy Woolley, Christian (Bub) Voland and daughter-in-law Janet Lippincott. A memorial and celebration of her life is being planned for February 20, at 11 a.m., at Grace Lutheran Church, 4441 Monroe Street, Toledo. The family requests that any donations be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Grace Lutheran Church.
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DAVID MILNE, DDS
David Robert Milne DDS, died January 20, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born on July 19, 1958, to Donald and Louise Milne and raised in Middleburg Heights, Ohio. He and his siblings, Bruce and Joan, excelled in swimming for the Lake Erie Silver Dolphins and Lakewood Swim Club while growing up. He also swam and played water polo for Midpark High School, where he still holds a record or two. He went on to swim and attend classes at The Ohio State University. He met his future wife, MaryAnn, the first night at OSU before their freshman classes began. He graduated in 1980 and received his DDS degree in 1984. He and MaryAnn were married in 1980 and after dental school moved to Perrysburg. Dr. Milne practiced dentistry in Perrysburg for nearly 25 years. He enjoyed helping coach his sons’ soccer, baseball and basketball teams when they were younger. He was his children’s biggest cheerleader at their Perrysburg High School basketball games and gymnastics meets. He is survived by his wife of 29 years, MaryAnn (Spieker) and their three children, Ian, Margaret and Scott; parents, Donald and Louise Milne; siblings, Bruce (Kim) Milne, and Joan (Larry) Daniels; mother-in-law, Virginia Spieker; brothers-in-law, Adam Spieker III and Henry Spieker; sister-inlaw, Susan Spieker Kenney, and his best friend, Philip Casey. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, A. Gideon Spieker Jr., and sister-in-law, Debbie Spieker Klein. Funeral services were held Saturday, January 23, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Perrysburg Schools Foundation.




DAVID WILSON

David H. Wilson Jr., formerly of Perrysburg, died Saturday, January 9, 2010 at his home in Tucson, Arizona. He was born August 11, 1925, to David and Judith (Fairclough) Wilson in St. Louis Missouri. He married Audrey Johnson, a cograduate of Red Bank High School, on March 2, 1946. Mr. Wilson was an Ensign LTJG in the Naval Reserve. He graduated from Cornell University with a BSEE and from New York University with a LLB. He was an intellectual property lawyer at Bell Telephone Laboratories from 1946 to 1956. He joined the law firm of Marshell, Marshell and Yeasting, in Toledo, in 1956, and served in various Toledo intellectual property law firms from 1956 to 1976. He was chief counsel of intellectual property law in the Owens Illinois law department from 1976 until his retirement. He was a member of the Perrysburg Exempted Village School Board from 1961 until 1969, serving as president for two years and as that board’s representative on the original Penta County School Board. His primary recreational interest was sailing. He was commodore of the Perrysburg Boat Club in 1961 and thereafter a member of North Cape Yacht Club and the Catawaba Island Club. He is survived by his wife, Audrey; daughter Audrey Wilson Ives; son, David (Rebecca) Wilson III; grandchildren, Rebecca Wilson, David Wilson IV, Amy Budzynski, Lori McKidden; Elizabeth Wilson, David Wilson and their mother, Coralie Wilson; Joseph Marshell and William Marshell. He was predeceased by his son, William Wilson; sisters, Martha Whiteaker and Judith Cochran, and brother, George Wilson. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to the organization of the donor’s choice.
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CHERYL HART WELLS

Cheryl Hart Wells, 51, of West Chester, Pennsylvania, died Monday, January, 11, 2010, at her home. She was born in Lansing, Michigan. She was the daughter of Dorothy Reed Hart of Perrysburg, and the late Clifford Hart. She was the wife of Kenneth Wells, with whom she shared 19 years of marriage. She was a dental hygienist at the VA Outpatient Clinic in Spring City and a volunteer dental hygienist at Chester County Family Academy Charter School and Smile Chester County, both in West Chester. She was former president of the Hillsdale Elementary PTO and committee chairwoman of Boy Scout Troop 6 and Cub Scout Pack 110, as well as an avid soccer and tennis mom. She was an accomplished pianist and teacher, watercolor painter and enjoyed scrapbooking. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth; sons, Kenny Jr., Andy and Tommy Wells, all of West Chester; brothers, Chuck (Darlene) Hart and Gary (Debbie) Hart, both of Perrysburg, Cliff (Kris) Hart of Bowling Green, Ohio, and Bill (Karen) Hart of Waverly, Ohio. A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 23, at 11 a.m., at St. Rose Church in Perrysburg. Funeral services were held Friday, January 15, at Calvary Lutheran Church, West Chester. Interment was private. Arrangements were made by the Founds Funeral Home Inc., West Chester.


JOAN KOSCHINSKI
Joan C. Koschinski, 80, of Perrysburg, died Tuesday, January 12, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born on November 19, 1929, in Rossford, to Constantine and Catherine (Zajac) Nawrocki. She received her nursing degree at Mercy School of Nursing in 1950 and had worked for Dr. John Gallagher, Drs. McAuley, Frazier, Baldoni, Domini and Schneider, and retired from Mercy Family Practice. She was a longtime parishioner of St. Rose Church and was past president of the Altar Rosary Society. Mrs. Koschinski was a playground chairman, started the physical education program at St. Rose, and was a member of the first St. Rose School Board. She was a eucharistic minister and a member of “Helping Hands.” She enjoyed traveling to Michigan and spending time at The Cabin on Bear Mountain in Pennsylvania. Her interests also included journaling, writing and publishing poems, reading, ice skating, gardening, sewing and participating in her “Yogi Club.” Mrs. Koschinski is survived by her husband of 60 years, Alphonse Koschinski; children, Rose Anne (Tom) Wheatley, Jessica (Barry) Brown, and Gene (Linda) Koschinski; granddaughters, Katie (Ryan) McFarland and Alexis Brown; great-grandchildren, McKenzie Kidd and Leah McFarland; brother, Paul (Irene) Nawrocki; sister, Ursula Halleron, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Monica Koschinski. A Recitation of the Rosary was held Thursday, January 14, at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Funeral services were held Friday, January 15, at the funeral home, followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Rose Church. Burial was private in St. Rose Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose School Library.
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NORMAN MIELKE SR.

Norman Bruce Mielke Sr. of Perrysburg, died Thursday, January 14, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was born in Toledo, on July 15, 1926, and served in the Pacific as a Navy Seabee during World War II. He married Selma Osten on August 28, 1948. He worked for more than 40 years at the Sun Oil Refinery as a manager of process engineering, retiring in 1985. He was an artist, enjoyed music, and played the French horn in the Navy band. A tenor, he sang in many choirs, and enjoyed doing things for and spending time with family and friends. He is survived by his wife of more than 61 years, Selma; children, Kathleen Matzinger, Norman Jr. (Tamara) and Diane (Gary) Steinman; grandchildren, Samantha (Justin) Johnson, Joseph Mielke, Emily Mielke; greatgrandson, Chase Johnson, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Craig, and sister, Arletta (Osten). Funeral services were held Monday, January 18, at Oak Bend Church, Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Walter Funeral Home, Toledo. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Oak Bend Church, 11275 Eckel Junction Road, Perrysburg 43551; Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg, or to a charity of the donor’s choice.


CASMIR MOCHON
Casmir F. Mochon, 92, died Tuesday, January 5, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born in Rossford on September 27, 1917, to Alexander and Katherine (Panken) Mochon. He served in the U.S. Army serving during World War II. After being honorably discharged from the service, Mr. Mochon went to work for Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., retiring after 40 years of service. He was a member of All Saints Catholic Church and the Holy Cross Council 5139 of the Knights of Columbus. Mr. Mochon is survived by his wife of 64 years, Anna (Misejka) Mochon; sons, Steven (Patricia), David (Lore) and Michael (Colleen) Mochon; daughter, Christine Ireland; grandchildren, Sara (Patrick) Donlon, Aaron (Nichole) Mochon, Jared (Sarah) Ireland and Matthew Mochon, and great-granddaughter, Layla Mochon. A Funeral Mass, officiated by the Rev. Kent Kaufman, was held Friday, January 8, at All Saints Catholic Church, followed by a funeral brunch. Interment was in Fort Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. Arrangements were made by the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
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TIMOTHY SMITH

Professional educator and high school coach, Timothy William Smith, of Waterville, and formerly of Globe Avenue, Toledo, died Saturday, January 9, 2010, at Hospice in Perrysburg. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 10, 1939, to Bill and Marie (Rankin) Smith. A graduate of Cleveland St. Joseph High School in 1957, Mr. Smith received his bachelor’s and master's degrees from Bowling Green State University, and lived most of his life in the Toledo area. He married Sharon Miles on September 1, 1962, in Sandusky, Ohio. Mr. Smith coached many different sports, but his especially enjoyed basketball and tennis. He earned 300 victories in both sports, respectively. He taught and coached at Sandusky St. Mary’s, Holland- Springfield, Akron St. Vincent, Toledo St. John’s, Millbury Lake and Sylvania Northview during his 33- year career. As a coach, he stressed hard work and teamwork, specializing in the strategy of the game. He was inducted into The Ohio High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame for basketball in 2007, for which he served as past president. After retiring, Coach Smith analyzed as a color commentator for NBC Channel 24, WLQR/1470 AM Radio and for BCSN Cable TV in basketball, tennis and softball. He also enjoyed his family, music, movies, and the human spirit’s will to overcome adversity. He was an active member of Corpus Christi University Parish in Toledo. Mr. Smith is survived by his children, Steven (Kristine) Smith, Kelley (Bret) Treece, Michael (Willow Kelly) Smith; grandchildren, Lindsay, Lauren and Sharon Smith, Emily and Connor Treece, Miles and Hayden Kelly; sisters, Mary Jane (Al) Robbins and Eileen (John) Jacobs; brothers-in-law, Jay (Ruth) Miles and Rod (Charlotte) Miles; sister-in-law, Anne (Gene) Schwamberger, and his close friend, Sharon Schadek. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sharon, on April 19, 2002. Friends will be received today, January 13, after 9:30 a.m., in Corpus Christi University Parish, 2955 Dorr Street, Toledo, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., with Father James Bacik officiating. Interment will follow in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Arrangements were made by the Neville Funeral Home, Southwest Chapel, Holland. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Corpus Christi University Parish College Scholarship Fund.


MARIAN TIPTON
Marian M. Tipton, 92, of Toledo and formerly of Perrysburg, and Bradenton, Florida, died Thursday, January 7, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born in Ogden, Michigan, on June 14, 1917, to Robert and Edith (Bruns). She married Alva “Al” Tipton on May 4, 1946, in Ogden, Michigan. She worked as a beautician at various beauty shops throughout the Toledo area before retiring in 1976. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. Early in her life, she sang with her sisters, and was a member of the choirs in the churches she belonged to throughout the years. She most recently enjoyed singing in the Swan Creek Retirement Village choir. She is survived by her children, Gary (Crystal) Tipton, Todd (Tawnya) Tipton, Deborah (Marvin) Zimmerman; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Lyna Mae French and Luella Steele. She was preceded in death by her husband, Al, in 1994. She also was preceded in death by her brother, Merlyn French, and sisters, Arlene Otto and Ruth Studer. Visitation was held Monday, January 11, in the Witzler- Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg, followed by funeral services at Grace United Methodist Church, Perrysburg, with the Rev. Dennis Ditto officiating. Burial was in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Memorials may be made in the form of contributions to Grace United Methodist Church, Hospice of Northwest Ohio or to the Arthritis Foundation of Ohio.
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DORIS CORTEZ
Doris R. Schwind DeLorenzo Cortez of Springfield, Virginia, and formerly of Perrysburg, died Monday, December 21, 2009. She is survived by her children, Rose and Michael (Judy) DeLorenzo; stepchildren, Renee (Mark) Keeney and Rick Cortez; brothers, Glenn (Rose) and John Schwind; grandchildren Bobby Frye and Brian Kelly; step-grandchildren, Shannon (Samantha) and Shaun. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clara and George Schwind; husbands, V.P. “Bill” DeLorenzo and Sam Cortez; daughter, Mary (Daniel) DeLorenzo Kelly, and brother, Donald. Relatives and friends may call at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 7600 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, on Tuesday, January 19, from 10 a.m. until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday, January 20, at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Ecumenical Community Helping Others (ECHO), 7205 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, Virginia 22150 or Capital Hospice, Attn: Development Office, 6565 Arlington Boulevard, Suite 500, Falls Church, Virginia 22042.




RYAN KLOSTER

Ryan Lee Kloster, 28, of Perrysburg, died Sunday, December 27, 2009. He was born on January 7, 1981, to Bruce and Mary Jo (Belongea) Kloster of Perrysburg, and Ann Arbor, Michigan. He was a graduate of Perrysburg High School Class of 1999 and earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Toledo. He enjoyed spending time with his three children; swimming with them at the lake, playing at the park and teaching his daughters to play soccer and football. He is survived by his wife, Morgan; daughters, Breanne, Annabelle and Mary; parents; brothers, Brent Kloster of Lambertville, Michigan, and Alex Kloster of Perrysburg; sister, Hannah Kloster of Perrysburg; step-mother, Karin Kloster, and grandmothers, Gerry Kloster and Dorothy Belongea. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, James Kloster and Loyal Belongea. Friends were received Thursday, December 31, at the Witzler Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Memorial contributions may be made to a fund set up for his three daughters at any Fifth Third Bank.
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JUNE LIEBHERR

June Yvonne (Nollenberger) Liebherr, 72, died December 30, 2009, at Altercare in Hilliard, Ohio. She was born July 22, 1937, in Stony Ridge, Ohio, to Willis and Beatrice (Von Ewegen) Nollenberger. She married Albert Liebherr on November 20, 1965. She worked for Owens Illinois as a financial accountant for more than 20 years. Ms. Liebherr was an active member of St. Rose Catholic Church. She was an avid gardener, enjoyed crocheting, doing sodoko puzzles and Ohio State University festivities. She enjoyed these activities with her Jack Russell Terrier, Mitzi. She enjoyed watching her grandson, Connor, play hockey. She always enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. Ms. Liebherr is survived by her daughters, Kim McKelley of Columbus, Ohio, and Sally (Herman) Glenn of Winter Haven, Florida; grandchildren, Connor McKelley, J.R. (Debbie) Glenn and Cassie (John) Crampton; two great-grandchildren, and brother, William (Carol) Nollenberger. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert, on September 20, 1997. A Scripture service was held Sunday, January 3, at the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, Perrysburg. Prayers were recited in the funeral home on Monday, January 4; followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. Burial was in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society.


MILDRED ROBERTS
Mildred E. (Tippin) Roberts, 95, died Sunday, January 3, 2010, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. She was born February 15, 1914, in Deshler, Ohio, to James and Rosa (Ollendorf) Tippin. She married Leonard Roberts on January 12, 1936. She was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church. She was president of the Fireman’s Auxiliary and worked at the Carranor Hunt & Polo Club. She enjoyed spending time with her family. Ms. Roberts is survived by her children, Richard (Judy) Roberts of Summerfield, Florida and Joyce (John) Gorman of Walbridge; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson, and sister, Marjorie Laubenthal. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard, on January 24, 1973. She also was preceded in death by her brother, Leroy, and sister, Ruby. Friends will be received Thursday, January 7, from 4 to 8 p.m., at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg, where funeral services will be held Friday, January 8, at 11:30 a.m., with the Rev. Timothy Philabaum officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or the Perrysburg Fire Division.
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2010 Obituaries
(alphabetical order)

ETTA ALTMAN

JOSHUA ANDERSON

BARBARA APPLEGATE

CHARLOTTE ARQUETTE

ANTONIA BALBAUGH

CRUZ BALDERAS

TANYA BANACHOWSKI

SIMONNE BARTLEY

JANICE BAKER

ROSALIE BAYER

DAVID BELL

EDGAR BELL

LOIS BELL

RUSSELL "BUD" BEMAN

CECILIA BENNETT, M.D.

MILTON BENNETT JR.

JOHN BEROTH

RONALD BIALECKI

ROBERT BLAIR

JOHN BOND

SUSAN BONDY

JEFFERY BRADEN

DAVID BREZINSKI

JOSEPH BRICKER

THOMAS BROWN JR.

GALE D. CALDWELL

D. CLIFTON CANFIELD

JOHN CARR

ETHEL CARTER

KATHRYN CUMMINS CLAGUE

LOLA CLEARY

ESTHER L. COGAN

FREDERICK R. CORNE

DORIS CORTEZ

NANCY DAY

STEPHEN DAY

GLADYS DECK

ROBERT DEIS

CYRIL “MORRIE” DESCAMPS

RICHARD DESTATTE

ANN DURICEK

AUDREY EBERTS

BURT EDWARDS

MARGARET ELLIOTT

JACQUELINE ELLIS

RICHARD FARQUHARSON

GEORGE FOLK

DOROTHY FOX

NANCY ELLEN FOX

RUTH FRANK

RUSSELL FRAUTSCHI

FREDERICK GERKEN

ALEXANDER GERKOVICH

PATRICIA GOODBODY

EVELYN GREENE

BETTY GREENING

ROBERT GROLLE

WALTER HAAS

SAM HADDAD

PHYLLIS HAIGH

MARGARET C. HAMEN

DALE HANSON

BETTY HARRIS

JOHN HASKINS SR.

CHARLES HAWKER

CHARLES HESS

STEPHEN HODGES

BONNIE HOFFMANN

DANIEL HOFFMANN SR.

JEANNINE HUNT

AGNES JAGOS

JERRY JEFFERS

SOFIA JEFFREY

DENISE KACZOROWSKI

FREDERICK KAMPS

EUNICE KAZMAIER

EDWARD KEATING

NANCY KEMPER

JOSEPH KERNZ

EDWARD KILLIAN

YVONNE KINDERVATER

PAUL KLEEBERGER

JUDY A. KLEOPFER

RYAN KLOSTER

DOROTHY KMOTORKA

CARLA KNEISLEY

HOLDEN KNITZ

JOHN KNUREK

ELIZABETH KOZLOWSKI

ELEANOR KONIECZNY

JANICE KOPERSKI

JOHN KOS

JOAN KOSCHINSKI

LOIS KRASULA

LOIS KRASULA (2)

IRENE KUJAWA

ANDREW KUNDRATH

LUCILLE KURFIS

VERA LADD

KENNETH LARSON

MELBA LEATHERMAN

MARVIN LECK

GREGORY LEIGHTON

NANCY ANN LEWIS

JUNE LIEBHERR

ALICE LIPPINCOTT

JAMES LOGSTON

ROBERT LUALLEN

MARGARET LIMPF

JEAN McAULEY MARRIOTT

MIKE McKEEL

NORMAN MIELKE SR.

JACK MILES

DOLORES MILLER

JAMES W. MILLON

ROBERT MILLS SR.

DAVID MILNE, DDS

JAMES MITCHELL

CASMIR MOCHON

NANCY MODENE

RUTH MORELOCK

PATRICIA MUNGER

ANN MUPRHY

EVA MYERS

BRENT NICHOLSON

FLORENCE NISSEN

CLYDE ORMSBY

BILLY LEE PARKER

ANNA PASTOREK

IRENE PAUL

TERESA PAULEY

KATHLEEN PEART

RUTH PERSE

IRMA PFOUTZ

CASIMER PRZYBYLOWSKI

JOLENE PRZYCHODNI

DOLORES REDIECK

RICHARD REIS

MARY JANE REISIG

ANGELITA REYES

KAREN REYNOLDS

MARGARET RINEHART

CARL RINGHOLZ

MARIE ROBERTS

MILDRED ROBERTS

DOROTHY RORICK

THOMAS ROSSLER

KERMIT RUDOLPH

DANIEL RUSH

TERRY RUSSELL

MARIE SABO

M. FRANCES SCHEIDER-SCHRAMM

MARY JANE SCHWERTFEGER

BETTY SELFE

RUSSELL SHUSTER JR.

ELIZABETH SICKLES

MARGARET SMITH

TIMOTHY SMITH

VIVIAN SNUGGS

CHERYL SNYDER

RICHARD SPAFFORD

VIRGINIA SPRUNK

ERNESTINE S TANLEY

JOHN STEEB

LEONARD STEFFAN

DERRICK STEINMILLER

HELEN STEMEN

NORMAN STIFF

WILLIAM SWARTZ

PAUL SZYMANSKI

JIM TEARE

JOHN TIGHE

MARIAN TIPTON

ERVIN TUCKER

MARY TURK

THOMAS TURNER

JERRY ULM

SEIGFRIED "ZEKE" WARNCKE

MARVIN “TEX” WARTON

H. GRIFFIN WATKINS

RUBIE JANE WEAVER

ANTOINETTE WEBER-BIELAK

KENNETH WEISLAK

CHERYL HART WELLS

STEPHEN WERKMAN

RICHARD WESTPHAL SR.

NORMA J. WHITE

DAVID WILSON

DAVID WOODS

DOYLE WRIGHT

GEORGIA WRIGHT

ANTONIO YAP, M.D.

JOSEPHINE YEARBY

EVELINE ZAJAC