Obituaries

Frances Vanche

Frances Vanche, 74, of Tiffin, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Darrell F. Stump Sr.

Darrell F. Stump Sr., 86, of Bettsville, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at his residence in Bettsville. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

M. Maxine Cupp

M. Maxine Cupp, 93, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Hampton, Georgia. Maxine was born Aug. 18, 1925, in Kenton, to Burle and Fairy (Jolliff) Reed. She married Burlen “Buster” Cupp, Nov. 18, 1945, in Old Fort, and he passed away April 19, 1963. She is survived by her four ...

Marsha K. Sullivan

Marsha K. Sullivan, 75, of Tiffin, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, at her home. She was born Sept. 29, 1943, in Bellevue, to Ralph and Alberta (Shelley) Agerter. She married Henry F. Sullivan in 1977. Survivors include her husband, Henry F. Sullivan of Tiffin; a son, Charles Fredrick ...

Patricia A. Desbin

Patricia A. Desbin, 83, of Tiffin, passed away at 11:27 a.m. Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin. Pat was born July 12, 1935, in Fremont, to William and Dorothy (Freh) Snyder. Survivors include her seven children, Patricia Ann (Trish) Wittenmyer ...

Wade Louis Estep Jr.

Wade Louis Estep Jr. 71, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Westerville. Wade was born April 17, 1947, in Tiffin, to Margaret and Wade Louis Estep Sr. He married Sandy (Boone) Aug. 30, 1986. Survivors include his loving wife, Sandy (Boone); a son, Richard Estep; a brother, Ernest R. ...

Louise H. Podach

Louise H. Podach, 84, of Fostoria, died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. She was born Jan. 26, 1935, in Wyandot County, to Charles E. and Rose M. (Fox) Collet. She married Florian G. Podach Oct. 23, 1954, at Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, and he survives in ...

Nathan Edward Smarr-Zickefoose

Nathan Edward Smarr-Zickefoose, 26, of Fostoria, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at his home. He was born Oct. 22, 1992, in Findlay, to Traci Smarr and Shannon Zickefoose II. Surviving is his mother, Traci (Tom) Smarr-Wilson of Fostoria; maternal grandparents, Don and Sharon Shock of ...

Howard E. Dieter

Howard E. Dieter, 87, of Fostoria, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Lorraine Marks

Lorraine Marks, 69, of Tiffin, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home, Tiffin.

Steven Craig Heil

Steven Craig Heil, 66, of Tiffin, died at 6:20 a.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at his residence. Steve was born Aug. 28, 1952, in Tiffin, to Nicholas and Levone (Schwab) Heil. He married Mary A. Smith Aug. 4, 1979, in Republic, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church and she survives in ...

Kim Alan Stiger

Kim Alan Stiger, 63, of Oak Harbor, died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at Mercy St. Charles Hospital, Oregon, under the care of hospice. He was born Oct. 14, 1955, in Tiffin, to Jack and Jean (Blue) Stiger. He married the former Ann Haynes Oct. 6, 1979, and she survives. Survivors include his ...

Benjamin H. Chaffee Sr.

Benjamin H. Chaffee Sr., 69, of Sycamore, died at 4:19 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. He was born Dec. 27, 1949, in Tiffin, to Glen C. and Kathryn (McIntyre) Chaffee. He married Jean A. (Kerschner) Chaffee July 25, 1970, and she ...

Carol Von Blon

Carol Von Blon, 84, of Tiffin, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. She was born Feb. 28, 1935, in Little Mexico, Ohio, to Lewis A. and Irene (Ingman) Grubb. She married Gene Von Blon June 7, 1954, and they later divorced. Survivors include her two sons, ...

Louise H. Podach

Louise H. Podach, 84, of Fostoria, died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Patricia A. Desbin

Patricia A. Desbin, 83, of Tiffin, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Lois Marie Miller

Lois Marie Miller, 84, formerly of Lima, passed away at 6:12 p.m. Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Hospice of Cincinnati in Blue Ash. She was born May 17, 1934, in Tiffin, to George A. and Martha Mary (Reimer) Robenalt, and they preceded her in death. She married Michael M. Miller Sept. 3, 1955, ...

Joyce A. Tusing

Joyce A. Tusing, 71, of Tiffin, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at St. Francis Nursing Home, Tiffin. Visitation for family and friends will be 3-7 p.m. Friday, March 8, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin. A Mass of Christian burial will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 9, at ...

Steven C. Heil

Steven C. Heil, 66, of Tiffin, died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at his residence. Visitation will be 4 -7 p.m. Sunday, March 10, and 9 -10 a.m. Monday, March 11. Services will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory. Further arrangements are pending.

Scott LeRoy Hossler Jr.

Scott LeRoy Hossler, Jr., 36, of Tiffin, died Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.