Obituaries

Janis A. Bennington

Janis A. Bennington, 86, of Tiffin and Sandusky, passed away Saturday morning, Dec. 15, 2018, at Parkvue Health Care, Sandusky. She was born Dec. 30, 1931, in Sandusky, to Howard and Arline (Holmes) Werner. She married Jack Bennington July 24, 1952, in Sandusky, and he preceded her in death ...

Gerrald L. Legron

Gerrald L. Legron, 51, of Tiffin, died Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, at the home of his brother Doug in Fremont. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lindsey-Shook Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR 19, Bloomville.

Kara King

Kara King, 35, of Fostoria, died Monday, Dec. 17 , 2018, at University Hospital, Cleveland. Arrangements are pending with Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Janis A. Bennington

Janis A. Bennington, 86, of Tiffin and Sandusky, passed away Saturday morning, Dec. 15, 2018, at Parkvue Health Care, Sandusky. She was born Dec. 30, 1931, in Sandusky, to Howard and Arline (Holmes) Werner. She married Jack Bennington July 24, 1952, in Sandusky, and he preceded her in death ...

Eleanor Snavely

Eleanor Snavely, 96, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at her home. She was born Aug. 25, 1922, in McArthur, to Paul Ray and Nellie (Edwards) Arnett. She married John Lowery Aug. 9, 1953, and he died in 1966. She later married Gaylord Snavely Aug. 11, 1984, and he preceded her in ...

LaDonna J. Dorobek

LaDonna J. Dorobek, 76, of Clyde, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at Countryside Manor, Fremont. She was born June 24, 1942, in Clyde, to Jay Claude and Irene C. (Ball) Mesnard. She married Jerome A. “Butch” Dorobek March 2, 1963, and he preceded her in death March 3, 2010. Survivors ...

Ronald M. Frate

Ronald M. Frate, 89, of Clyde, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at Firelands Regional Medical Center. He was born June 26, 1929, in Cleveland, and became the foster son to Henry and Ruth (Van Doren) Harrison. He joined the U.S. Navy and was a cook during the Korean War. May 7, 1955, he ...

Thomas J. Wilhelm

Thomas J. Wilhelm, 69, of Clyde, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at The Bellevue Hospital. He was born Aug. 22, 1949, in Fremont, the son of Bernard E. and Grace A. (Edwards) Wilhelm. He served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in South Vietnam and served in the National Guard for 10 ...

Robert L. Black

Robert L. Black, 85, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday morning, Dec. 15, 2018, peacefully at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. He was born April 13, 1933, in Dayton, to Edgar E. and Margaret M. (Dilg) Black. He married his high school sweetheart, Georgia Phillips, Dec. 13, 1951, in Vienna, ...

Richard L. ‘Rocksalt’ Williams Sr.

Richard L. “Rocksalt” Williams Sr., 70, of Green Springs and formerly of Clyde, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at Eden Springs, Green Springs. He was born Aug. 23, 1948, in Fremont, to Walter and Catherine (Brown) Williams. Survivors include four children, Richard L. Williams, Jr. of ...

Janis A. Bennington

Janis A. Bennington, 86, of Tiffin and Sandusky, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at Parkvue Health Care Center, Sandusky. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Eleanor Snavely

Eleanor Snavely, 96, of Tiffin, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at home. Arrangements are pending at Lindsey-Shook Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR 19, Bloomville.

Michael R. ‘Big Mike’ Foncannon

Michael R. “Big Mike” Foncannon, 62, of Fostoria, passed away Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at his residence. He was born Aug. 26, 1956, in Tiffin, to Walter and Clona (Phillips) Foncannon. Survivors include his mother, Clona Foncannon of Fostoria; a sister-in-law, Cecelia Foncannon of ...

Clayton H. Terry

Clayton H. Terry, 91, of Tiffin, passed away at 5 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at his residence. He was born March 4, 1927, in Tiffin, to Harvey and Hazel (Mull) Terry. He married Louise C. (Whitmer) Sept. 3, 1952, and she preceded him in death June 5, 2013. Survivors include his two ...

Ellen M. Good

Ellen M. Good, 91, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at Firelands Regional Medical Center. She was born Aug. 21, 1927, in Bellevue, to Raymond C. and Bernice (Matz) Walters. She married Robert Stanley Good June 5, 1948. She is survived by her three children, Bev (Alan) Vicstein of ...

Marcella H. Noftz

Marcella H. Noftz, 88, of Clyde, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at The Gardens of Clyde. She was born Oct. 5, 1930, in Fremont, to Sylvester and Helen (Haubert) Meyer. She married Darl E. Noftz Sept. 3, 1949, and he preceded her in death Dec. 31, 2017. Survivors include four children, Paula ...

Keith A. Tucker

Keith A. Tucker, 55, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Birchaven, Findlay. He was born May 10, 1963, in Fostoria, to James Pigue and Nancy M. Tucker. Survivors are his mother, Nancy: four siblings, A. Lynn (Mark) Tucker-Roberts, Mark (Tearany) Tucker, Kim C. (Darnell) ...

Michael R. ‘Big Mike’ Foncannon

Michael R. “Big Mike” Foncannon, 62, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin

Clayton H. Terry

Clayton H. Terry, 91, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Patricia L. Binninger

Patricia L. Binninger, 85, of Attica, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at Elmwood at the Shawhan in Tiffin. She was born Jan. 21, 1933, in Fostoria, to George B. and Bernice B. (Covrett) Baker. She married Robert Binninger in Fostoria Aug. 8, 1954, and he preceded her in ...