Obituaries

Lester E. ‘Gene’ Staib Jr.

Lester E. “Gene” Staib Jr., 68, of New Riegel, passed away at 5:50 p.m. Sunday Oct. 7, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. He was born July 3, 1950, in Tiffin, to Lester E. and Dorothy (Reamer) Staib Sr. He married Eileen M. Nye June 16, 1973, at St. Boniface Catholic Church, New ...

Dorothy Elizabeth Waire

Dorothy Elizabeth Waire, 93, of Tiffin, passed away peacefully at 5:40 a.m. Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born April 26, 1925, in Detroit, Michigan, to Alfred W. and Elizabeth E. (Wagner) Calmes. Dorothy married the love of her ...

Susan Kay Curtiss

Susan Kay Curtiss, 61, of Tiffin, died Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. She was born April 9, 1957, in Welch, West Virginia, to Seldan B. and Nimon D. (Bell) Cox. She married Roger L. “Chico” Curtiss May 27, 1976. Survivors include her husband, Chico, of Tiffin; ...

Carol Griffin

Carol Griffin, 73, of Tiffin, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Constance J. ‘Connie’ Patton

Constance J. “Connie” Patton, 79, of Risingsun, died Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, 225 W. Findlay St., Carey. The funeral will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Donna M. Abel

Donna M. Abel, 81, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in Lincolnton, Georgia. She was born July 27, 1937, to John and Kathryn L. Hepp. She married Ken Abel in 1956. Survivors include two sons, Chris (Tami) Abel of Branchland, West Virginia, and Tim (Pam) Abel of Guyton, Georgia; one ...

Jean Lorraine Jennings

Jean Lorraine Jennings, 93, of Findlay, passed away Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born July 6, 1925, in Chicago, Illinois, to Henry Arnold and Evelyn Marie (Warner) Graf. She married Edgar Eugene Jennings Sept. 14, 1946. Survivors include her son, ...

Michael H. Goodsite

Michael H. Goodsite, 68, of Bellevue, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, in his home. He was born Oct. 17, 1949, in Milan, to Charles and Cecilia (Foos) Goodsite. Mr. Goodsite is survived by his daughter, MariJo (Brian) Caccavo of Philadephia, Pennsylvania; and former wife, Michele Goodsite of ...

Trevor D. Tea

Trevor D. Tea, 46, of Clyde, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, after an automobile accident. He was born Oct. 8, 1971, in Bellevue, to Roger Sr. and Judy A. (Beatty) Tea. Survivors include his mother, Judy Tea of Clyde; two daughters, Felicia (Michael) Heft of Castalia and Allison (Douglas) ...

Susan Kay Curtiss

Susan Kay Curtiss, 61, of Tiffin, died Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Mercy Health -Tiffin Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Dorothy Elizabeth Waire

Dorothy Elizabeth Waire, 93, of Tiffin, died Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Lester E. ‘Gene’ Staib Jr.

Lester E. “Gene” Staib Jr., 68, of New Riegel, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Kayola Sellers

Word has been received that Kayola Sellers, 73, of Green Springs, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.

Kendra M. Rochester

Kendra M. Rochester, 31, of Sycamore, died at 6 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at home. She was born Nov. 1, 1986, in Tiffin, to Melvin and Kelly (Mohr) Sager, and they survive in Tiffin. She married Brad Rochester, and they were separated. Surviving are two children, Alexander Rochester and ...

Ruth A. Zoeller

Ruth A. Zoeller, 66, of Tiffin, passed away Friday morning, Oct. 5, 2018, at Stein Hospice, Sandusky, surrounded by her loving family after a lengthy battle with ovarian cancer. She was born April 21, 1952, in Tiffin, to the late Louis M. and Thelma “Terry” (Jackson) Gaietto. Ruth married ...

William Gohlike

William Gohlike, 61, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. He was born June 19, 1957, in Bellevue, to the late William J. and Pearl “Sharon” (Brooks) Gohlike. He enlisted in the U.S. States Air Force, serving from 1976 until 1979. He ...

George W. Solander

George W. Solander, 92, of Flat Rock, died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at his residence. He was born July 31, 1926, in Flat Rock, to the late Clyde and Kathryn (Swartz) Solander. He served in the U.S. Army in Pacific Theater during World War II. Survivors include his wife, Marjorie ...

Nathan J. ‘Nate’ Heckathorn II

Nathan J. “Nate” Heckathorn II, 44, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Ruth A. Zoeller

Ruth A. Zoeller, 66, of Tiffin, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at Stein Hospice, Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Richard ‘Rick’ Carr

Richard “Rick” Carr, 63, of Oregon, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018. He was born Oct. 20, 1954, in Oregon, to Merle and Mildred Carr. Rick is survived by his loving wife, Ann (Parkins); two children, Tracy (Ashley) Carr and Ashley (Kevin) Schutte; four grandchildren, Makenna, Rylie, ...