Obituaries

Wanda L. Bonham

Wanda L. Bonham, 95, of Bloomville, completed her life’s journey with her son by her side, Oct. 21, 2017, at her home. Wanda was born Jan. 29, 1922, in Scipio Township, Seneca County, to Harry and Nancy (Tusing) Chaffee. On May 6, 1944, in Tiffin, she married the love of her life, James A. ...

John A. Wise

John A. Wise, 67, of 3621 CH 35, Sycamore, died at 9:17 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in the emergency room at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. He was born Feb. 27, 1950, to Delbert and Eileen (Williams) Wise. He married Suzanne (Donaldson) Wise and they later divorced. He then ...

Joann M. Holman

Joann M. Holman, 87, of Fostoria, died Oct. 21, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born April 4, 1930, in Fostoria, to the late Lester C. and Thornell Annie (Barton) Crosby. She married Robert A. Holman in 1947, at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, and he survives. Also ...

William N. ‘Bill’ Koepfer

William N. “Bill” Koepfer, 74, of Fostoria, died Sunday Oct. 22, 2017, at Eden Springs, Green Springs. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Kenneth Paul ‘Ken’ Cornwell

Kenneth Paul “Ken” Cornwell, 62, of Tiffin, passed away Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at his home. He was born July 25, 1955, in Norwalk, to Gerald and Etta W. (West) Cornwell. He married Susan “Sue” Zelenky July 16, 1977. Survivors include his wife, Sue of Tiffin; three daughters, ...

James E. ‘Jim’ Ferguson

James E. “Jim” Ferguson, 77, of Tiffin, passed away Friday morning, Oct. 20, 2017, at his home. He was born Sept. 28, 1940, in Tiffin, to Everett and Dorothy (Nichols) Ferguson. He married Cecilia Davis Oct. 9, 1965, and she preceded him in death March 21, 2004. Survivors include his ...

Terry Alan Noftz

Terry Alan Noftz, 63, of Clyde, died Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at his home, as a result of a very brief illness. He was born Feb. 6, 1954, in Fremont, to Robert L. and Mona (Grimm) Noftz. He married Gayle Wott Aug. 13, 1988, and she survives. Also surviving are four children, Jennifer Cooper ...

Wanda L. Bonham

Wanda L. Bonham, 95, of Bloomville, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Lindsey-Olds Funeral Home, Bloomville.

James D. ‘Hollywood’ Stewart

James D. “Hollywood” Stewart, 74, of Upper Sandusky, and formerly of Sycamore, died at noon Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. He was born April 11, 1943, in Sycamore, to Ward Stewart and Nellie (Ankney) Flickinger. He married Susan (Clouse) Stewart May ...

Dorothy Eleanor Clarich

Dorothy Eleanor Clarich, 72, of Tiffin, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital, Tiffin. Mrs. Clarich was born Dec. 11, 1944, in New York, to the late Raymond Henry and Ruth Elizabeth (Dawson) Meier. She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Downs of Mesa, ...

Kenneth Paul ‘Ken’ Cornwell

Kenneth Paul “Ken” Cornwell, 62, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at his home. His funeral will begin at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, with Father Frank Murd officiating. Friends may visit with ...

William ‘Bill’ Dorobek

William “Bill” Dorobek, 42, of Bellevue, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, after a lengthy battle with heart disease, at University of Toledo Medical Center. Mr. Dorobek was born Aug. 28, 1975, in Sandusky, to William and Willetta (Smith) Hallingshead. He later was adopted by Joe and Donna ...

James Ferguson

James Ferguson, 77, of Tiffin, died Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Nellie Catherine (Vogelsong) Shuff

Nellie Catherine (Vogelsong) Shuff, 89, left her earthly home Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Arcadia, Florida, while recuperating from multiple surgeries. She entered this life Jan. 11, 1928, the daughter of Leonard and Emma Vogelsong. She married Richard E. Shuff June 15, 1947, and he preceded ...

Dorothy Eleanor Clarich

Dorothy Eleanor Clarich, 72, of Tiffin, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. She was born April 25, 1953, in Findlay, to the late William and Betty Jean (Patterson) Elsea. She married Jere L. Morlock Aug. 5, 1989, in Republic, and he survives in Tiffin. There will ...

Henry ‘Hank’ Albert

Henry “Hank” Albert, 102, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at Elmwood at the Shawhan in Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin.

James Stewart

James Stewart, 74, formerly of Sycamore, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in the emergency room at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore.

Leah Thelma Bateson

Leah Thelma Bateson, 78, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. She was born July 28, 1939, in Gibsonburg, to Deloy and Iva (Strausbaugh) Sebring. Her parents later divorced and she was raised by her mother and stepfather, Ransom Essex. She married Richard E. ...

Constance Maxine ‘Connie’ (Kime) Burns

Constance Maxine “Connie” (Kime) Burns, 87, of Tiffin, passed away peacefully at 3:14 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center. She was born Dec. 17, 1929, in Tiffin, to Noah and Ora (Day) Kime. She married James R. Burns July 8, 1950, in St. Mary ...

Deborah Ann ‘Deb’ Fuller

Deborah Ann “Deb” Fuller, 63, of Tiffin, passed away Monday afternoon, Oct. 16, 2017, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. She was born Dec. 3, 1953, in Tiffin, to John P. “Jack” and Mary Alice (Kinninger) Fox. She married Allen B. Fuller Jan. 8, 1977. Survivors ...