Obituaries

Mr. Wilkinson

Calvin E. Wilkinson

Calvin E. Wilkinson, 91, of Tiffin, passed away Thursday afternoon, July 20, 2017, at his home. He was born Aug. 30, 1925, in Bloomville, to Edward Lee and Zaida (Coffman) Wilkinson. He married Norma May (Houpt) Wilkinson June 25, 1949, at Trinity United Church, McCutchenville. He is ...

Mary Lou Brickner

Mary Lou Brickner, 94, of Tiffin, died Friday, July 21, 2017, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, Tiffin.

Sharon McGinn

Sharon McGinn, 58, of Bellevue, died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at The Bellevue Hospital. She was born May 12, 1959, in Bellevue, to Robert and Martha Herman. She is survived by her husband, Jeffrey McGinn of Bellevue; son, Kevin (Christina Saddlemire) Herman of Attica; two grandchildren; ...

Cherie B. Ponce

Cherie B. Ponce, 88, of Woodstock and formerly Tiffin, died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Spring Meadow Care Center, Woodstock. Arrangements are pending at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, Tiffin.

Marilyn A. ‘Lynn’ Wilson

Marilyn A. “Lynn” Wilson, 89, of Tiffin, died Monday, March 20, 2017, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin. She was born April 22, 1927, in Newark, New Jersey, to the late Arthur and Marian (Wolfarth) Windmueller. Survivors include three children, Gail (Kent) Shafer of Greenville, Paul (Becky) ...

Mrs. Shaw

A. Carol Shaw

A. Carol Shaw, 71, of Carey, died at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born May 23, 1946, in Carey, daughter of Richard and Joiline (Caudill) Risner Sr., and they survive in Fort Myers, Florida. She married Frank Troiano Jr. and they ...

Donna M. (Sturgeon) Combs

Donna M. (Sturgeon) Combs, 85, of Eckerty, Indiana, died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at IU Bloomington, Bloomington, Indiana. She was born Dec. 16, 1932, in Whitesburg, Kentucky, to Arthur Sturgill and Maxline (Sandlin) Sturgill. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, the Rev. Joe ...

Jose V. Hernandez

Jose V. Hernandez, 85, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. He was born Feb. 15, 1932, in Weslaco, Texas, to Amador S. and Sabastiana (Vasquez) Hernandez. He married Lucille M. Flores April 5, 1971, and she preceded him in death in August ...

Leland E. ‘Lee’ Shetzer

Leland E. “Lee” Shetzer, 85, of Clyde, died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Stein Hospice Inpatient Unit, Sandusky. He was born Jan. 23, 1932, in Portage, to Ralph W. and Alma Ruth (Craig) Shetzer. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He married Janet (Scheerer) Sept. 19, ...

Robert W. Shultz

Robert W. Shultz, 65, of Republic, died Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Mr. Harrison

James F. Harrison

James F. Harrison, 82, of Bettsville, passed away at 11:04 p.m. Monday, July 17, 2017, at Toledo Hospital. Jim was born July 15, 1935, to the late Garnet and Fern (Lutz) Harrison. He married Marjorie (Brindley) Dec. 29, 1956, in England. Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Marjorie of ...

Robert Henry Hauser

Robert Henry Hauser, 81, of Fostoria, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. He was born July 27, 1935, in Sandusky, to the late Carlton and Jean (Engler) Hauser. He married Marilyn Miller in 1953, in Angola, Indiana, and she survives him in ...

Connie L. Webster

Connie L. Webster, 51, of Bloomville, passed away Tuesday evening, July 18, 2017, at Ohio State University James Cancer Hospital in Columbus. She was born June 10, 1966, in Troy, to Ervin and Margaret Class. She married Mike Webster Dec. 14, 1987, in Troy, and he survives in ...

Sadie ‘Louise’ Rife

Sadie “Louise” Rife, 89, of Risingsun, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center in Bowling Green. She was born Nov. 14, 1927, in Fort Wayne, Indiana, to the late Odowin and Bessie (Arnold) Donges. She married Fredrick Rife, and he preceded her in death May 25, ...

Carole E. Sassaman

Carole E. Sassaman, 80, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at The Bellevue Hospital. She was born Dec. 14, 1936, in Bellevue, to Lloyd and Gertrude (Straub) Sassaman. She is survived by many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a ...

Paul ‘Dave’ Worstein

Paul “Dave” Worstein, 66, of Kansas, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. He was born Nov. 2, 1950, in Kenton, to Paul A. and Burneda J. (Musgrave) Worstein. He married Judy Good Dec. 20, 1970, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Dola, and she survives ...

Jose V. Hernandez

Jose V. Hernandez, 85, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Good Shepherd Home. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Mayor signs pact with sheriff’s office

NEW RIEGEL — After much deliberation, New Riegel Village Council members agreed Tuesday to have Mayor Larry Bouillon sign the official contract between the village and Seneca County Sheriff’s Office. After an unofficial contract was sent in June to Bouillon, Seneca County Board of ...

Nona Boff

Nona Boff, 65, of Simpsonville, South Carolina, went to be with her Lord Friday, July 14, 2017, surrounded by her family and friends, at her home after a long journey through cancer. Surviving are a sister, Frances (Tom) Cole of Findlay; two brothers, Ed (Daisy) Myers of Oklahoma City, ...

Mrs. Etzinger

Carolyn Kay Etzinger

Carolyn Kay Etzinger, 82, passed away Tuesday morning, July 18, 2017, in Findlay. She was born April 24, 1935, in Fostoria, to the late Paul and Mable (Arnet) Peltier. She married Robert J. Etzinger Sept. 29, 1956, at Grace Lutheran Church in Wadsworth, and he preceded her in ...