Obituaries

John A. Burger

John A. Burger, 81, of Tiffin, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. He was born Dec. 26, 1935, in Tiffin, to Charles and Mary (Ridenour) Burger. He married Ruth Ann (Wilhelm) Burger Oct. 15, 1971, and she survives in Tiffin. Also surviving are ...

Adam Micheal Lonsway

Adam Micheal Lonsway, 34, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, at home. Arrangements are pending.

Charles D. Hill

Charles D. Hill, 82, of Clyde, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Bellevue Hospital. He was born July 4, 1935, in Tylertown, Mississippi, to the late Patterson Valentine and Maggie (Bullock) Hill. Charles is survived by his wife, Connie (Gegorski) Hill, whom he married Nov. 26, 1960; three ...

James R. Copley

James R. Copley, 83, of Fostoria, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

John A. Burger

John A. Burger, 81, of Tiffin, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore.

Evelyn Emmaline Rife

Evelyn Emmaline Rife, 100, of Clyde, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Bethesda Care Center, Fremont. She was born Aug. 23, 1917, in Green Creek Township, to William and Bertha (Gould) Trusdle. She married Harold Rife July 19, 1939, and he preceded her in death June 16, 1958. Survivors include ...

Helen M. King

Helen M. King, 66, of Tiffin, passed away Thursday morning, Nov. 9, 2017, at her home. She was born Jan. 30, 1951, in Tiffin, to Royal and Ella Marie (Schleter) Hoover. She married Richard C. King July 4, 1996. Survivors include her husband, Richard, of Tiffin; son, John (Andrea) Carroll of ...

Cathleen Vivian Ellison

Cathleen Vivian Ellison, 66, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. She was born Sept. 30, 1951, in Charlotte, Michigan, to Rodger and Vivian (Reynolds) Stroebel. She is survived by her mother, Vivian of LaSalle, Michigan; seven children, Randel ...

Jerry L. Mackling

Jerry L. Mackling, 79, of Upper Sandusky, and formerly of Sycamore, died Thurs. Nov. 9, 2017, at his residence. He was born April 11, 1938, in Sycamore, to Ross and Eleanor (Kennedy) Ennis. He was adopted by the late Asa and Gwendolynn (Ennis) Mackling. He married Vickie A. Tucker April 7, ...

Charles and Norma Steedman

Charles Steedman, 91, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, and Norma Steedman. 90, died Saturday, March 18, 2017. Charles was born Aug. 20, 1923 and Norma was born May 19, 1926. Charles and Norma married Feb. 8, 1948. Their survivors include two daughters, Cynthia Fletcher of Holmes Beach, Florida ...

Cleo J. Bish

Cleo J. Bish, 80, of Fostoria, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. He was born Jan. 3, 1937, in Fostoria, to Melvin and Mary (Keith) McCullough. She married Walter A. Bish Jan. 3, 1957, in Fostoria and he died July 3, 2005. Survivors include a son, John (Iris) Bish ...

Mary E. (O’Neil) Cox

Mary E. (O’Neil) Cox, 66, of Clyde, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky. Mrs. Cox was born July 16, 1951, in Bellevue, to John and Emma O’Neil. She married Richard Cox June 15, 1973. Mrs. Cox is survived by her husband; two sons, John R. (Sara) ...

Eleanor Louise (Gould) Foulk Orndorff

Eleanor Louise (Gould) Foulk Orndorff, 103, of Clyde, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at The Gardens of Clyde Assisted Living. Eleanor was born Aug. 5, 1914, in Toledo, to Edward and Anna (Yohn) Gould. Eleanor married Edgar E. Foulk June 17, 1939, in Toledo, and he preceeded her in death Dec. ...

Martin Leroy Will

Martin Leroy Will, 90, of rural Clyde, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at his home. Mr. Will was born Nov. 14, 1926, in McClure, Pennsylvania, to Roy William Sylvester and Maude Mabel (Reigle) Will. He married Betty M. Boyer June 10, 1948, and she preceded him in death Feb. 12, 2016. Survivors ...

Helen M. King

Helen M. King, 66, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Tamara K. ‘Tami’ (Klotz) Hoffman

Tamara K. “Tami” (Klotz) Hoffman, 52, of Mount Victory, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at her home. She was born Nov. 20, 1964, to her loving parents, Robert L. “Bob” and Sarah L. (Ulmer) Klotz of Risingsun. Tami first married Doug Davis, and they later divorced. Tami ...

Nancy Sue Cunningham

Nancy Sue Cunningham, 79, formerly of Clyde and more recently of Holland, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at Spring Meadow Nursing Facility in Holland. Nancy was born in Brighton, Pennsylvania, Sept. 4, 1938. She married Gail Cunningham May 2, 1967, and he preceded her in death Dec. 29, ...

Cathleen V. Ellison

Cathleen V. Ellison, 66, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Dr. Ferris E. Ohl

Dr. Ferris E. Ohl, 103, of Tiffin, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Elmwood at the Shawhan, Tiffin. Dr. Ohl was born Sept. 10, 1914, in Crawford County, to George M. and Josie (Solze) Ohl. Dr. Ohl is survived by his wife of 75 years, Dorothy E. Ohl; two daughters, Vicki Ohl of Tiffin ...

Debra Kay Meredith-Peters

Debra Kay Meredith-Peters, 58, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away Nov. 5, 2017. She was born July 3, 1959, in Tiffin. Debra will be greatly missed by her son, Conor D. Peters; fianceè, Thomas “Skip” Frient; three siblings, John G. (Michele) Meredith, Rebecca L. (John) Traxler and ...