Obituaries

Mrs. Lloyd

Joan P. Lloyd

Joan P. Lloyd, 87, of Fostoria, passed away Wednesday morning, Feb. 22, 2017, at Independence House, Fostoria. She was born May 28, 1929, in Seneca County, to Ralph W. and Mary Ethel (Feasel) Nighswander. She married Herbert G. “Bud” Lloyd Dec. 8, 1962, and he preceded her in death July ...

Judy M. Hall

Judy M. Hall, 58, of Alvada, died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Visitation will be 1-7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at The Original Shrine Church, Carey. Her funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at The Basilica of Our Lady of Consolation, ...

Mr. Fruth

Robert P. Fruth

Robert P. Fruth, 84, of rural Carey, passed away at 2:27 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at the same home in which he was born April 20, 1932, to Alvin R. and Mary (Beck) Fruth. He is survived by one brother, David (Ilene) Fruth of Carey; three sisters, Donna Lee of Findlay, Martha (Jack) Butler ...

Joan P. Lloyd

Joan P. Lloyd, 87, of Fostoria, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at Independence House, Fostoria. Her funeral will begin at noon Monday, Feb. 27, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin. Burial will follow at Seneca Memory Gardens, Tiffin. Visitation will be 10 a.m. ...

Hazel Marie Raymont

Hazel Marie Raymont, 85, a lifelong Fostoria resident, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born Feb. 22, 1931, in Bloomdale, to Charles O. and Lulu (Graber) Buckingham. She married Fred A. Raymont July 16, 1950, in Fostoria, and he died July 5, ...

Eugene A. Good Jr.

Eugene A. Good Jr., 95, of Tiffin, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at St. Francis Home. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Marjorie A. Ekleberry

Marjorie A. Ekleberry, 88, of Tiffin, passed away Monday morning, Feb. 20, 2017, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center. She was born Nov. 29, 1928, in Tiffin, to Alfred and Elizabeth (Wahrer) Altman. She married Edward C. Ekleberry Feb. 8, 1947, and he preceded her in death Aug. 13, ...

Mrs. Hite

Nan Elaine Hite

Nan Elaine Hite died peacefully in her sleep Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at home. Nan is survived by her husband of 56 years, William “Bill” Hite of Tiffin; her three children and spouses, Steve (Leslie) Hite of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Mark (Kelly) Hite of Saratoga Spring, New York, and ...

Mr. Walton

Verl K. Walton

Verl K. Walton, born July 19, 1927. “V” as in Victor, “E” “R” “L” is how he helped people get his name right. You never asked him, “How are you feeling?,” unless you wanted his corny joke “with my fingers.” He is feeling great today because he is home with his Lord ...

Raymond E. Lemke

Raymond E. Lemke, 79, of Green Springs, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at The Bellevue Hospital. He was born Jan. 5, 1938, in Elmore, to the late John and Velma (Fillmore) Lemke. He married Georgia (Howell) Lemke March 14, 1963. Mr. Lemke is survived by his wife; two children, Ed Lemke of ...

Hazel M. Raymont

Hazel M. Raymont, 85, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Jean Tyson

Jean Tyson, 96, of Green Springs, died Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at Bellevue Care Center. Arrangements are pending with Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde.

Mrs. Alspach

Martha E. Alspach

Martha E. Alspach, 89, of Tiffin, passed away Friday evening, Feb. 17, 2017, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin. She was born Dec. 7, 1927, in Tiffin, to Jerome and Agnes (Smith) Benner. She married Clifton C. Alspach Aug. 8, 1946, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, ...

Mrs. Cooley

Marilyn M. Cooley

Marilyn M. Cooley, 82, of Green Springs, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at The Willows at Bellevue. She was born April 9, 1934, in Green Springs, the daughter of Charles Myron and Eva Mae (Berlekamp) Garland. Marilyn is survived by her two children, Denise (Raymond) McCall of ...

Mr. Walton

Verl K. Walton

Verl K. Walton, born July 19, 1927. “V” as in Victor, “E” “R” “L” is how he helped people get his name right. You never asked him, “How are you feeling?,” unless you wanted his corny joke “with my fingers.” He is feeling great today because he is home with his Lord ...

Marilyn Ann (Ring) Metzger

Marilyn Ann (Ring) Metzger, 73, of Plymouth, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at her home. She was born Aug. 13, 1943, in Tiffin, to the late John W. and Ruth E. (Warnement) Ring. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at Secor Funeral Home, 202 W. Maple St., Willard. Her ...

Marjorie A. Ekleberry

Marjorie A. Ekleberry, 88, of Tiffin, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home and Crematory, Tiffin.

Dr. Pagarigan

Dr. Roberto R. Pagarigan

Jesus Christ called Dr. Roberto Pagarigan to his eternal home Feb. 6, 2017, after a prolonged illness. He is survived by his wife, Cheryle, of 27 years; seven children, Amy (John) of Minnesota, Alice of San Diego, California, April (Bruce) of Traverse City, Michigan, Bee of California, Jenny ...

Mr. Watson

Ralph T. Watson II

Ralph T. Watson II, 86, of Old Fort, passed away at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at Fremont Memorial Hospital. Ralph was born Oct. 20, 1930, in Oakland, California, to the late Marshall F. and Norene (Fry) Watson. He married Edna M. (Grine) at Trinity United Church of Christ, Tiffin, ...

Verl Walton

Verl Walton, 89, of Tiffin, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore.