Obituaries

Ladonna ‘Kay’ Fausey

Ladonna “Kay” Fausey, 68, of Fremont, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. She was born March 27, 1951, in Tiffin, the daughter of Paul and Alyce (Tewalt) Sheidler. Kay married Charles “Chuck” Fausey Nov. 28, 1970, at Pleasant Ridge Church, Tiffin, and he ...

Dolly Mae Barrett

Dolly Mae Barrett, 78, of Fostoria, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at Independence House, Fostoria. She was born April 11, 1941, in Fostoria, to the late David Ray and Virginia Rae (Whicker) Mankin. Surviving are three children, Tami Mankin of Fostoria, James DeStefano of Sweden and Joseph ...

Patricia J. Clark

Patricia J. Clark, 62, of Fostoria, died Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born July 13, 1956, in Tiffin, to Albert and Joan (Law) Gallo. She is survived by a son, Ryan (Jodi) Gallo; a granddaughter; and a sister, Regina Gallo-Depp of Fostoria. She ...

Barbara Elarton

Barbara Elarton, 68, of Tiffin, died Sunday, June 9, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Dorothy J. Tannenbaum

Dorothy J. Tannenbaum, 92, of Tiffin, died Sunday, June 9, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Ladonna ‘Kay’ Fausey

Ladonna “Kay” Fausey, 68, of Fremont, died Friday, June 7, 2019. Arrangements are pending with Keller-Koch-Chudzinski Funeral Home, Fremont.

Dolly Mae Barrett

Dolly Mae Barrett, 78, Fostoria, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at Independence House, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

William ‘Bill’ F. Goodwin

William “Bill” F. Goodwin, 87, of Venice, Florida, formerly of Dover and Tiffin, died June 3, 2019, in hospice in Sarasota, Florida. He was born to William and Ada Goodwin in Dover. He married Norma M. Fant April of 1955. William is survived by his beloved wife, Norma; their son, ...

Elben ‘Elrod’ D. Adkins

Elben “Elrod” D. Adkins, 56, of Upper Sandusky, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at his residence. He was born July 4, 1962, in Upper Sandusky, to John W. Adkins and Mary M. Matheny of Upper Sandusky. He is survived by a daughter, Kayla Adkins of Upper Sandusky; a brother, Steven D. ...

Richard C. Leffler Jr.

Richard C. “Dickie” Leffler Jr., 60, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019, peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family. He enjoyed camping, fishing and was an avid NASCAR fan. He loved Bill Elliott, but not as much as he loved his two grandkids, CJ and Miss Emma. They were is ...

Ralph K. Kieffer

Ralph K. Kieffer, 81, passed away peacefully in his home in rural Tiffin Wednesday, June 5, 2019, surrounded by family. He was born March 1, 1938, in Attica, to Charles and Mary Sula Kieffer. Ralph married the love of his life, Jean Taylor June 20, 1959. Ralph and Jean would have celebrated ...

Paul Richard Fey

Paul Richard Fey, 90, of Tiffin, passed away June 5, 2019, at his residence in Tiffin. He was born July 20, 1928, in Tiffin, to Carl and Catherine (Partee) Fey. He married Betty E. (Black) Jan. 31, 1948, in Tiffin, and she preceded him in death July 19, 1993. Survivors include two sons, ...

Elizabeth J. ‘Tomi’ Demith

Elizabeth J. “Tomi” Demith, 76, of Tiffin, passed away at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. Tomi was born June 25, 1942, in Benton, Illinois, to Lambert Sutton and Nelma (Kivett) Kent. She married Eugene J. Demith Jan. 25, 1964, at St. Joseph Parish in ...

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ O. Casselman

Elizabeth “Betty” O. Casselman, 103, of Tiffin, passed away at 1:56 p.m., Wednesday, June 6, 2019, at Elmwood in Fremont. She was born July 10, 1915, in Brooklyn, New York, to Charles Henry and Agnes Elizabeth (Hoag) Oldershaw. She married Francis A. Casselman July 20, 1946, in Harrington ...

Ralph Kenneth Kieffer

Ralph K. Kieffer, 81, of rural Tiffin, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lindsey-Shook Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR. 19, Bloomville.

Elizabeth O. ‘Betty’ Casselman

Elizabeth O. “Betty” Casselman, 103, of Tiffin, died Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Elmwood, Fremont. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Richard Merryfield

Richard Merryfield, 63, died May 31, 2019, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was born July 25, 1955, to Richard L. and Joanne (Smith) Merryfield. Survivors include his wife, Roberta of Colorado; his son, Justin of Colorado; four stepchildren, Andrew, Marie, Matthew and Adam; brothers, John ...

Gilbert F. Zellner

Gilbert F. Zellner, 78, formerly of Republic and Tiffin, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at his residence in Savannah, Georgia. He was born Oct. 12, 1940, in Republic, to Fred Zellner and Marie (Dey) Zellner. He married Mildred L. Blake, and they divorced. Survivors include his two ...

Kelly L. Fitzpatrick

Kelly L. Fitzpatrick, 59, of Sycamore, died at 8:39 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, in the emergency room at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. She was born Jan. 22, 1960, in Dallas, Texas, to Ronald L. Kirby and Marcille (Lang) Straub. Her father is deceased and her mother lives in ...

Rudolph ‘Coby’ Coburn

Rudolph “Coby” Coburn, 79, of Gahanna and formerly of Fostoria, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Three Creeks Senior Living, in Gahanna. He was born Aug. 20, 1939, in Fostoria, to Harold and Laura (Thompson) Coburn. He married Jane (DeMuth) Coburn. They later divorced, and she ...