Obituaries

Matthew Foster

Matthew Foster, 26, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, at Cleveland Clinic. He was born April 14, 1992, to William Foster Jr. and Heather (Giammella) Richardson. He married Chelsey Richter July 8, 2017, in Sandusky. He is survived his wife; a daughter, Hailey of Bellevue; father, ...

Harold Cogar

Harold Cogar, 87, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

John Adams Turner

John Adams Turner, 79, of Shelby Township, Michigan, passed away at 2:41 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, Michigan. John was born April 1, 1939, in Tiffin, to Sewell Taulbee and Mary (Riley) Turner. He married Karen Y. (Eichhorn) Sept. 24, 1966, in Croswell, ...

Robert J. Klaus

Robert J. Klaus, 79, succumbed at 5:40 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Bowerston Hills Nursing Home. He was born May 16, 1939, in Landeck, to Phillip and Lucinda “Meyers” Klaus. He married Marilyn “Maag” Sept. 16, 1961, in Tiffin, and she survives. Bob is survived by four children; ...

Michael David Sparkman

Michael David Sparkman, 42, of Willard, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at his home. He was born May 2, 1976, in Willard, to Michael Sparkman and Pauline (Arbogast) Fey. He is survived by his mother, Pauline (Arbogast) Fey; eight children, Michael C. Sparkman, Austin (Tiffany) Hughes, ...

Jerry A. Tilton

Jerry A. Tilton, 68, of Attica, passed Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at Willows of Willard, after a lengthy illness with Parkinson’s disease. He was born March 11, 1950, in Willard, to Carl and Cleo (Kurtz) Tilton. He married Jacquelyn Gangluff in 1971. Jerry is survived by his wife; two sons, ...

Dwight A. Wildman

Dwight A. Wildman, 65, of Tiffin, passed away at 10:12 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Dwight was born Aug. 14, 1953, to George E. Sr. and Ruth P. (Kimble) Wildman. He married Linda A. (Feindel) Oct. 20, 1972, in Monroe, Michigan, and she survives in ...

David W. Burris

David W. Burris, 68, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at his home. He was born Sept. 13, 1950, in Henderson, Kentucky, to Rudy and Lorraine (Abbott) Burris. He married Debbie S. Reinhart July 31, 1982, in Alvada, and she survives in Fostoria. Also surviving are four children, ...

Robert J. Klaus

Robert J. Klaus, 79, succumbed at 5:40 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Bowerston Hills Nursing Home. He was born May 16, 1939, in Landeck, to Phillip and Lucinda “Meyers” Klaus. He married Marilyn “Maag” Sept. 16, 1961, in Tiffin, and she survives. Bob is survived by four children; ...

Nancy P. ‘Larmar’ Larimer

Nancy P.” Larmar” Larimer, 88, of Republic, passed away Monday morning, Feb. 11, 2019, at her home, after an illness of several months. She was born May 8, 1930, in Alvarado, Virginia, to Walter and Stella (Marks) Blevins. She married Vance K. Larmar Oct. 23, 1948, in Mountain City, ...

Lunetta M. (Druckenmiller) Smetzler

Lunetta M. (Druckenmiller) Smetzler, 87, of Tiffin, passed away at 12 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at St. Francis Nursing Home, Tiffin. She was born Oct. 31, 1931, in Fremont, to Chester F. and Beatrice M. (Earhart) Druckenmiller. She married Harlow E. Smetzler Aug. 28, 1948, in Greenup, ...

Daniel J. Stein

Daniel J. Stein, 77, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease. He was the beloved husband of 52 years to Janet (nee Rider); loving father of Tina Stein (Paul Rogers), Amy Stein (Anthony Miksitz) and Melanie Strickler (Tate); and grandfather of Max, ...

Roger W. Myers

Roger W. Myers, 60, of Galloway, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Doctors Hospital, Columbus, surrounded by his family. He was born June 2, 1958, in Wheeling, West Virginia, the son of William B. and Treva M. DeLong Myers. Surviving are his wife, Marilyn Grover Myers; his five children, Derek ...

Gayle Louise Warner

Gayle Louise Warner, 89, of McCutchenville, died at 11:10 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin. She was born March 20, 1929, in Sycamore, to Gail and Mary Lucille (Gaver) Feagles. She married Delbert Clayton Warner Sept. 26, 1947, in Tiffin. He preceded her in death ...

Harold E. Sensabaugh

Harold E. Sensabaugh, 31, of Fostoria, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, in Fostoria. He was born Feb. 19, 1987, in Bowling Green, to Rebecca S. and Ralph Sensabaugh. He is survived by his mother, Rebecca S. (Carl) Anderson of Fostoria; father, Ralph (Jeanette Banks) Sensabaugh of Fostoria; a ...

David W. Burris

David W. Burris, 68, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Dwight A. Wildman

Dwight A. Wildman, 65, of Tiffin, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Chong Ae Chong

Chong Ae Chong, 83, of Clyde, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo. She was born in South Korea to Dea Bong Park Shin Ae Shin. Survivors include her four children, Tom (Tina) Chong of Clyde, Peggy Belcher of Toledo, Unha Williamson of Clyde and Joe Chong of ...

Nancy P. Larmar

Nancy P. Larmar, 88, of Republic, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lindsey-Shook Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR 19, Bloomville.

Roger Whittaker

Roger Whittaker, 72, of Clyde, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. He is survived by a brother, Lawrence, and a sister, Carol Maley. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edwin and Mary Whittaker. A memorial Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Clyde, ...