Obituaries

Donald Lee Evans

Donald Lee Evans, 80, of Tiffin and formerly of Fostoria, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. He was born Dec. 29, 1937, in Cambridge, to Robert Lee and Mary Grace (Knuff) Evans. He married Barbara Ann Binkley May 12, 2001, in Fostoria. Survivors ...

Paul ‘Luke’ Hardesty

Paul “Luke” Hardesty, 56, of Sevierville, Tennessee, and formerly of Tiffin, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at his home. Mr. Hardesty was born Jan. 5, 1962, in Pennsylvania to Naomi “NoNo” Hardesty. He married Kelly (Gill) Hardesty March 19, 1989, and she survives. Survivors also ...

Doris J. Wolf

Doris J. Wolf, 96, of Copley, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Elmwood at the Shawhan, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory.

Anna M. Benavides

Anna M. Benavides, 61, of Fremont, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Bethesda Care Center, Fremont. Anna was born Oct. 2, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois, to Charlotte Nowicki. She married Joseph M. Benavides March 11, 1974, in Ohio and he survives. Survivors include her two children, Joseph ...

Roger L. ‘Woody’ Wood

Roger L. “Woody” Wood, 65, Tiffin, died at 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Seneca House, Tiffin. Roger passed surrounded by all of his siblings and friends. He was born Sept. 1, 1952, in Upper Sandusky, to Paul D. and Joan M. (Wehrle) Wood. He married Charlene (Cramer) Wood Oct. 28, ...

Vivian Irene Blankenship

Vivian Irene Blankenship, 80, of Tiffin, died Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born Dec. 20, 1937, in Tiffin, to Glenn and Dolly (Sargent) Baugher. She married William Marshal Blankenship July 2, 1955, in Tiffin, and he preceded her in death May 12, ...

Charlene Ann (Chill) Robinson

Charlene Ann (Chill) Robinson, 70, of Clyde, died Monday, May 7, 2018. She is survived by her three children, Lawrence S. (Kristi) Robinson of Bettsville, Chantel M. (Randy Rutschow) Robinson of Clyde and Crystal G. Nyomo of Clyde; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, ...

John Alton Zender

John Alton Zender, 60, of Booker, Texas, and formerly of Fostoria, died Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Texas. He was born Sept. 12, 1957, in Tiffin, to Eugene and Doris (Humbert) Zender. Surviving are a daughter, Erin Zender of Booker, Texas; and seven brothers and sisters, Gene Zender of Findlay, ...

Patricia A. (Griffin) Coffman

Patricia A. (Griffin) Coffman, 83, of Upper Sandusky, died at 2:58 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born Nov. 8, 1934, in Wyandot County, to Royal Griffin Sr. and Ida Marie (Traxler) Griffin. She married Clarence Coffman March 16, 1956, ...

Calvin Dean Hunt

Calvin Dean Hunt, 90, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday morning, May 5, 2018, at St Francis Home. He was born May 7, 1927, in Ada, to Charles and Mary (Dabler) Hunt. He married Charlotte Hildebrand Oct. 2, 1948, who preceded him death. Survivors include his nephew Norbert Hildebrand of New ...

Dorothy Alice Thomas

Dorothy Alice Thomas, 96, of Arlington, formerly Alvada, died at 10:24 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at her residence. She was born Dec. 11, 1921, in Seneca County, daughter of the late John Albert Hughes and Mable Mary (Hoy) Hughes. She married Arthur B. Thomas Feb. 13, 1943, in Old Fort, and ...

Phyllis A. Cullison

Phyllis A. Cullison, 75, of Fostoria, died Monday, May 7, 2018, at her home. She was born Feb. 9, 1943, in Genoa, to Amos and Lillian (Florals) Gregg. She married Donald D. Cullison Dec. 24, 1995, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Survivors include her husband, Donald D. Cullison of Fostoria; a ...

Patricia A. (Griffin) Coffman

Patricia A. (Griffin) Coffman, 83, of Upper Sandusky, died Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore.

Helen S. Stover

Helen S. Stover, 90, of Carey, died at 2:45 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2018, at her residence. Born Aug. 7, 1927, in Carey, she was the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Jarvis) Fox. She married Nelson E. Stover June 17, 1949, in Newport, Kentucky, and he preceded her in death Aug. 16, 2008. She is ...

Eugene B. ‘Gene’ Walters

Eugene B. “Gene” Walters, 89, of Fostoria, passed away at 12:45 p.m. Friday, May 4, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. He was born June 14, 1928, in Wood County, to the late John and Emma (Siebenaller) Walters. He married Jeanne Wyans Jan. 16, 1949, in Greenup, Kentucky, and she died ...

Julia Mae (Warren) Graham

Julia Mae (Warren) Graham, 61, of Kansas, died Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. She was born Nov. 29, 1956, in Salem, Indiana, to the late James Dewey and Jocelyn Faye (Cole) Warren. She married Ray Graham Aug. 12, 1983, in Bloomdale, and he survives in Kansas. She ...

Calvin Dean Hunt

Calvin Dean Hunt, 90, of Tiffin, died Saturday, May 5, 2018, at St Francis Home, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Charles L. Howey Sr.

Charles L. Howey Sr., 78, of Port Clinton, died Friday, May 4, 2018, at The Toledo Hospital. He was born Feb. 21, 1942, to Charles and Mildred (Nason) Howey. He married Judith Mesnard Howey May 18, 1985, and she preceded him in death Dec. 23, 2017. Survivors include two sons, Charles L. ...

Robert L. Collins

Robert L. Collins, 84, of Fostoria, died Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Independence House, Fostoria. Robert was born Aug. 31, 1933, in Sandfork, West Virginia, to Duffy and Bonnie (Pritt) Collins. He married Ada Young June 6, 2009, in Fostoria. He is survived by his wife, Ada Collins of ...

John W. ‘Jack’ Omlor

John W. “Jack” Omlor, 86, of Tiffin, and formerly Sandusky, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at St. Francis Home, surrounded by his family. He was born May 18, 1931, in Tiffin, to William and Evelyn (Schroth) Omlor. He married Louise Fox Feb. 20, 1960, and she preceded ...