Obituaries

Mrs. Abbott

Jane A. Abbott

Jane A. Abbott, 79, of Tiffin, passed away at 12:54 p.m. Jan. 11, 2017, Independence House in Fostoria. Jane was born in Hartford City, Indiana, Aug. 19, 1937, the daughter of Harvey M. Dawson and L. Louise Dawson. She was a 1955 graduate of Whitmer High School in Toledo and also ...

Mr. Foncannon

David ‘Dugan’ Foncannon

David “Dugan” Foncannon, 65, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. He was born Feb. 18, 1951, in Tiffin, to Clona and the late Walter Foncannon. His survivors include his mother; wife of 47 years, Cecelia “Cy”; four children, Sharon ...

Wendell L. Franklin

Wendell L. Franklin, 70, of New Riegel, passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at his residence. Wendell was born Nov. 29, 1946, in Whitesburg, Kentucky, to the late John and Beatrice (Halcomb) Franklin. Wendell is survived by his life partner, Julie A. Boner of New Riegel; a son, ...

Tom Moler

Tom Moler, 82, formerly of 101 Benton St., Lot 1, Sycamore, died at 6:40 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center, Upper Sandusky. Tom was born Feb. 10, 1934, to Sherwood “Dick” Moler and Florence Marie (Johnson) Moler. He married Dolores (Plott) ...

Irene M. Gerhardstein

Irene M. Gerhardstein, 91, of Bellevue, died Jan. 9, 2017, at The Bellevue Hospital. She was born May 3, 1925, in Lorain, to Morris and Alice (Vickery) Griffin. She married Rodger Gerhardstein Dec. 27, 1943, in Bellevue. He preceded her in death April 20, 1985. Survivors include two ...

Terry Hall

Terry Hall, 58, of Fostoria and formerly Republic, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at St. Catherine’s Manor of Fostoria. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lindsey-Olds Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR 19, Bloomville.

Gerald E. ‘Jerry’ Hoerig

Gerald E. “Jerry” Hoerig, 77, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Mrs. Burkett

Barbara Ann Burkett

Barbara Ann Burkett, 67, of Tiffin, passed away Monday morning, Jan. 9, 2017, at her home, surrounded by family. She was born Sept. 28, 1949, in Tiffin, to Paul J. and Luella E. (Kimmet) Wright. Aug. 9, 1969, she married Ronald L. Burkett. Survivors include her mother, Luella Wright ...

Mr. Hoover

Kevin J. Hoover

Kevin J. Hoover, 26, of Tiffin, passed away Tuesday morning, Jan. 10, 2017, in Findlay. He was born Sept. 20, 1990, in Tiffin, to Michael and Robbin (Diebert) Hoover. Survivors include his father, Mike of Tiffin; son, Hunter Hoover of Bowling Green; grandmother, Mary Lou Diebert of ...

Mr. McIntyre

Douglas C. McIntyre

Douglas C. McIntyre, 54, of Fremont, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his home. He was born Jan. 26, 1962, in Tiffin, the son of Charles McIntyre and Geraldine (Schetter) Payne. Doug married Tamera Farris Feb. 23, 1985, in Flat Rock, and she survives. Doug is survived by his ...

Miss Ritchie

Amy L. Ritchie

Amy L. Ritchie, 43, of Bloomville, passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at the emergency room at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Amy was born April 20, 1973, in Tiffin, to Bobby and Mildred (Stamper) Ritchie, who survive in Bloomville. Amy is survived by her daughter, Alexis Nachelle ...

Sylvia J. Dunn

Sylvia J. Dunn, 79, of Tiffin, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center in Tiffin. Sylvia was born July 14, 1937, in Tiffin, to the late Samuel and Mabel (Shuck) Flanders. She married James H. Pargeon, and he preceded her in death. She then married Donald ...

Jane A. Abbott

Jane A. Abbott, 79, of Tiffin, died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at Independence House in Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin.

Tom Moler

Tom Moler, 82, formerly of Sycamore, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center, Upper Sandusky. Funeral arrangements are pending with Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore.

Mr. Davenport

Harold J. Davenport

Harold J. Davenport, 74, of Attica, passed Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky. He was born March 21, 1942, in Green Springs, to the late Lewis L. and Helen M. (Ward) Davenport. Mr. Davenport was an Air Force veteran during the Vietnam War. He was a graduate of Green ...

Mr. Stine

Richard L. ‘Dick’ Stine

Richard L. “Dick” Stine, 76, of Attica, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Stein Hospice, Sandusky. He was born June 14, 1940, in Attica, to the late Franklin and Euvetus (Cook) Stine. Mr. Stine is survived by his wife, Ruth J. (Carrick) Stine, whom he married Sept. 4, 1960, at ...

Geraldine K. Brent

Geraldine K. Brent, 80, of Fostoria, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, in Findlay. She was born Oct. 11, 1936, in Fremont, to the late Gerald and Helen (Sutter) Schmitz. Gerri is survived by four children, Jeff Cramer of Golden, Colorado, Susan Cramer of ...

Kevin J. Hoover

Kevin J. Hoover, 26, of Tiffin, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Edward L. Swope

Edward L. Swope, 84, of Tiffin, and wintering in Bradenton, Florida, since 1996, passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at Blake Medical Center, Bradenton, Florida. He was born Feb. 3, 1932, in Tiffin, to Lorena Crist and Edward L. Swope. He married Carmelita June Krupp Swope July 5, 1954, at ...

Robert ‘Bob’ Klotz

Robert “Bob” Klotz, 64, of Fostoria, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Bowling Green. He was born Jan. 31, 1952, in Fremont, to Cletus and Martha (Wenzel) Klotz. He married Ellen Wildman Oct. 30, 1970, in Risingsun, and they divorced. Surviving are a son, ...