Obituaries

Thomas Eugene Dunn

Thomas Eugene Dunn, 57, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. He was compassionate, humble and a wee bit cantankerous on occasion, but a most beloved man. He was born June 30, 1960, in Tiffin, to Ernest and Jacqueline Dunn. Tom is survived by his wife, Renee; mother; sister, Deborah; two ...

Avalynn Sophia Sanchez

Avalynn Sophia Sanchez was stillborn, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at The Bellevue Hospital. She is survived by her parents, Carey A. Ott and Robert J. Sanchez; six siblings, Marcella Kelser, Gage Sanchez, Autumn Sanchez, Gabriel Sanchez, Mason Wettrich and Braddock Wettrich; grandparents, ...

Carolyn E. (Baker) House

Carolyn E. (Baker) House, 92, formerly of Fostoria, Piqua and Dayton, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Dorothy Love Assisted Living, Sidney. She was born Dec. 21, 1924, in Cleveland, to McClem Nicholas and Nana Elizabeth (Miller) Baker. Surviving are three sons, Earl House Jr. of Germantown, ...

George W. Sherman

George W. Sherman, 95, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at his home. He was born Jan. 11, 1922, in Lyme Township, Bellevue, to David and Hilda (Poths) Sherman. He married Mary (Porter) Sherman July 15, 1944. He is survived by his wife; four daughters, Susan (Charles) Parks, Joyce ...

Dolores M. Birkholz

Dolores M. Birkholz, 92, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at Bellevue Care Center. She was born Jan. 26, 1925, in Toledo, the daughter of the late John Waters and Ellen (Gallam) Waters. Survivors include her son, Charles Birkholz of Norwalk; two daughters, ...

Dolores M. Birkholz

Dolores M. Birkholz, 92, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at Bellevue Care Center. She was born Jan. 26, 1925, in Toledo, the daughter of the late John Waters and Ellen (Gallam) Waters. Survivors include her son, Charles Birkholz of Norwalk; two daughters, ...

Shirley R. Gibson

Shirley R. Gibson, 76, of Carey, and formerly of Tiffin, lost her battle with cancer at 10:09 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay, with her family by her side. Born in Fostoria, Sept. 12, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Al Yentzer and Thelma (McHaffie) ...

Nellie C. (Vogelsong) Shuff

Nellie C. (Vogelsong) Shuff, 89, passed away Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Arcadia, Florida, after a brief illness. She was born Jan. 11, 1928, in Tiffin, and soon became an orphan. But that never influenced or defined her amazing life. She married Richard “Dick” Shuff June 15, 1947, after ...

Letha I. ‘Lee’ Goshe

Letha I. “Lee” Goshe, 88, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Birchaven Village, Findlay. She was born June 18, 1929, in Rollersville, to the late John and Inez (Caris) Newman. She married Robert C. Goshe June 17, 1950, at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, and he died in ...

Sandra L. Hagle

Sandra L. Hagle, 74, of Kansas, died Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo. Mrs. Hagle was born Dec. 26, 1942, in Highland, Michigan, to the late Leon and Martha Rainney. She married Earl W. Hagle Sr. in Milford, Michigan, July 14, 1961, and he survives ...

Carolyn E. (Baker) House

Carolyn E. (Baker) House, formerly of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Dorothy Love Assisted Living, Sidney. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Rita Clara Ranieri

Rita Clara Ranieri, 94, of Tiffin, died Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at St. Francis Home. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Jane Borer

Elizabeth “Betty” Jane Borer, 68, of Tiffin, died at 8:50 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. She was born Sept. 3, 1949, in Rome, New York, to Warren and Olevia (McIntyre) Carmody. She married Richard Edmund Borer April 29, 1978, in Lee ...

Mary Louise Miller

Mary Louise Miller, 98, of Tiffin, passed away at 10:50 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at Elmwood at the Shawhan, in Tiffin. Mary was born May 12, 1919, in Liberty Center, to the late Roba and Harriet (Ostrander) Diehn. She married Lawrence N. Miller in Toledo Dec. 31, 1938, and he preceded ...

Nellie C. (Vogelsong) Shuff

Nellie C. (Vogelsong) Shuff, 89, passed away Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Arcadia, Florida, after a brief illness. She was born Jan. 11, 1928, in Tiffin, and soon became an orphan. But that never influenced or defined her amazing life. She married Richard “Dick” Shuff June 15, 1947, after ...

Carol ‘Joyce’ Coppus

Carol “Joyce” Coppus, 89, of Fostoria, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, at Fostoria Community Hospital. She was born April 18, 1928, in Fostoria, to Earl and Fern (Hallenbaugh) Good Sr. She married Duane C. Coppus June 29, 1947, in Fostoria, and he died Oct. 2, 2002. She is survived by a ...

Jane Elizabeth Munger

Jane Elizabeth Munger, 96, formerly of Fostoria, died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at Elizabeth Scott Community in Maumee. Mrs. Munger was born June 5, 1921, in Altoona, Pennsylvania, to Hugh and Mary Ann Reilly. Surviving are her daughter, Nancy Malone of Toledo; four grandsons; a ...

Marilyn V. Stull

Marilyn V. Stull, 95, of Fostoria, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. She was born May 15, 1922, in Fostoria, to Charles and Hazel (Hannifin) Lewis. She married Warren E. Stull June 19, 1942. She is survived by a daughter, Janice (Dennis) Smith of Fremont; three grandchildren; and eight ...

Lois Rose (Peterson) Tuttamore

Lois Rose (Peterson) Tuttamore died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. She was born in Ladysmith, Wisconsin, to Chester Peterson and Herleen Peterson. She married William Tuttamore in 1981. She is survived by her husband; three children, Justin (Molly) Tuttamore, John (Karly) Tuttamore and Annie ...

Jean D. Vogt

Jean D. Vogt, 84, of Edina, Minnesota, died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. She is survived by a daughter, Mary (Matt) Jacobs; five grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Carol Vogt; a son-in-law, Roy Hyland; and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Vogt was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Canon ...