Obituaries

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, ...

Sarah E. Brown

Sarah E. Brown, 88, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Maumee. She was born July 1, 1930, in Pageton, West Virginia, to Thomas and Rhoda (Mitchem) Graham. She married Albert Brown Dec. 20, 1948, in Eckman, West Virginia, and he died June 30, 2017. Surviving ...

Stanley W. Weber

Stanley W. Weber, 94, of Tiffin, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. He was born May 10, 1924, in Tiffin, to Valentine and Josephine (Kazarowski) Weber. He married Anna Louise Decker Dec. 28, 1943, and she died in 2015. Survivors include a son, Thomas A. Weber of ...

Paul ‘Louie’ L. Foos

Paul “Louie” L. Foos, 79, of Clyde, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family. He was born June 18, 1939, in Fremont, to Paul H. and Marie (Laurendeau) Foos. Louie is survived by his two daughters, Angela (Ray Inman) Burroughs and Heather Foos, both of Clyde; ...

Maxwell F. ‘Max’ Dell

Maxwell F. “Max” Dell, 90, of Tiffin, passed away Tuesday morning, Oct. 2, 2018, at his home. He was born Dec. 18, 1927, in Tiffin, to Joseph N. and Thelma (Weaver) Dell. He married Marie L. Krupp Sept. 4, 1948. Survivors include his wife, Marie, of Tiffin; a son, Jim (Gail) Dell of ...

Ruth L. Zellner

Ruth L. Zellner, 92, of Bloomville, passed away at 7:18 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center in Tiffin. She was born Aug. 5, 1926, in Attica, to Frank and Margaret Anna (Huddle) Wadams. She married Paul F. Zellner of Bloomville Dec. 2, 1946, in Maryland, ...

Constance ‘Connie’ Dianna Hill

Constance “Connie” Dianna Hill, 79, of Clyde, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. She was born Dec. 6, 1938, in Fremont, to Joseph and Harriett (Applegate) Gegorski. She married Charles Hill Nov. 26,1960, in Fremont. She is survived by her ...

Gerhard F. Ranzenberger

Gerhard F. Ranzenberger, 88, of Clyde, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at Astoria Place of Clyde. Funeral services will be private.

Kenadee M. Siebenaller

Kenadee M. Siebenaller, 18, of Bascom, died unexpectedly Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, near Fostoria. She was born Feb. 7, 2000, in Tiffin, to Matthew and Melissa (Weisenauer) Siebenaller, and they survive her in Bascom. Also cherishing her memory are her sisters, Kayla and Karyssa of Bascom; ...

Maxwell F. ‘Max’ Dell

Maxwell F. “Max” Dell, 90, of Tiffin, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 2, 2018, at his home. His Mass of Christian burial will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, at St. Mary Catholic Church, with Rev. Gary Walters officiating. A rosary will be prayed 20 minutes prior to Mass. Burial will follow in ...

Ruth L. Zellner

Ruth L. Zellner, 92, of Bloomville, died at 7:18 p.m., Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center in Tiffin. Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin is assisting the family with arrangements.

Richard Wall

Richard Wall, 81, of New Riegel, died peacefully Saturday evening, Sept. 29, 2018, at his home after a long battle with cancer. He was born June 26, 1937, in Detroit, Michigan, to Oswald F. and Elenor A. (Reinhart) Wall. He married Judy Kay Lupton June 25, 1960. Survivors include his wife; ...

Daryle E. Ahlefeld

Daryle E. Ahlefeld, 75, of Tiffin, and formerly of Sycamore, died at 2:16 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Eden Springs, Green Springs. He was born Aug. 2, 1943, in Bucyrus, to Ivan R. and Emma M. (Metzger) Ahlefeld. He married Geneva Rimmer and they later divorced. He then married Joan ...

James R. Lowery

James R. Lowery, 83, of Fostoria, died Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. He was born Aug. 13, 1935, in Fostoria, to Cletus and Susan (Snouffer) Lowery. He first married Lila Ogle, Feb. 2, 1954, and they divorced. He married Rowena (Frederick) Aug. 18, 1975, and ...

Ronald Owings

Ronald Owings, 84, of Westerville, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at Forest Hills Center, Columbus. He was born July 1, 1934, in Zanesville, to Ronald and Ruth (France) Owings. He married Ruth (Crabill) Aug. 31, 1971, in Columbus. Survivors include his wife, Ruth, of Westerville; a son, Mike ...

Hal B. Boehler

Hal B. Boehler, 93, of Tiffin, and Marblehead, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Kendra M. Rochester

Kendra M. Rochester, 31, of Sycamore, died at 6 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, in Sycamore. Funeral arrangements are pending at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore.

Norma M. Brickner-Welter

Norma M. Brickner-Welter, 89, of Tiffin, died peacefully at her home Friday afternoon, Sept. 28, 2018, following two months of care with Hospice. Born April 10, 1929, in Tiffin, to Jesse and Edna (Weinandy) Steyer, she married Raymond J. Brickner at St. Joseph Catholic Church July 1, 1950. He ...