Obituaries

Thomas Howard Adams

Thomas Howard Adams, 84, of Bellevue, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Firelands Regional Medical Center. He was born May 20, 1933, the son of Jerry and Marian (Hurr) Adams. Tom served in the U.S. Navy from 1952-1956 during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the U.S.S. Intrepid. He is ...

Leon Joseph Putnam

Leon Joseph Putnam, 88, of Tiffin, died Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at Elmwood at the Shawhan, Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory.

Dorsey C. Ranker

Dorsey C. Ranker, 67, of Tiffin, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin. Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory. There will be no service. Burial will be private at Fairmont Cemetery at a later date.

Donna J. Sours

Donna J. Sours, 78, of Tiffin, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center. Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Mary Helen Weatherholt

Mary Helen Weatherholt, 91, of Tiffin, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory. The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at St. Mary Catholic Church. Further ...

Jeanette F. Sours

Jeanette F. Sours, 93, of Risingsun, passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Bowling Green. She was born July 4, 1924, in Gibsonburg, to Dale and Bertha (Bingle) Sherrard. Jeanette married Russell E. Sours March 28, 1948, in Helena. Surviving Jeanette ...

Doris J. Thomas

Doris J. Thomas, 92, formerly of Carey, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Primrose of Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey.

Father Paul Faroh

Father Paul Faroh, 87, died Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Findlay. He was born Elias Fredericus Faroh Feb. 22, 1930, in Lorain, to Taufie and Mehaba (Zegiab) Faroh. He was baptized at St. John Parish in Lorain June 15, 1930. He professed Simple Vows as a Conventual Franciscan July 14, 1962, and ...

Seldon ‘Sonny’ Dailey Turner

Seldon “Sonny” Dailey Turner, 74, of Tiffin, died Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

James R. Rainey

James R. Rainey, 46, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at his home. He was born Aug. 3, 1971, in Fremont, to Robert and Susan (Nitschke) Rainey. He married Jodi L. Depinet Aug. 16, 1997, at SS. Patrick & Andrew church, Bascom. Jim is survived by his parents, Robert and Susan ...

Jodi L. Depinet-Rainey

Jodi L. Depinet-Rainey, 41, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at her home. She was born April 4, 1976, in Tiffin, to Steven and Pamela Depinet. She married James R. Rainey Aug. 16, 1997, at SS. Patrick & Andrew church, Bascom. Jodi is survived by her parents, Steven and Pamela ...

Austin James Rainey

Austin James Rainey, 19, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at his home. He was born Sept. 27, 1998, in Tiffin, to James and Jodi Rainey. He is survived by paternal grandparents, Robert and Susan Rainey of Fostoria; maternal grandparents, Steven and Pamela Depinet of Tiffin; and ...

Cody Steven Rainey

Cody Steven Rainey, 15, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at his home. He was born Nov. 27, 2001, in Tiffin, to James and Jodi (Depinet) Rainey. He is survived by paternal grandparents, Robert and Susan Rainey of Fostoria; maternal grandparents, Steven and Pamela Depinet of Tiffin; ...

Jessica Denise Rainey

Jessica Denise Rainey, 7, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at her home. She was born June 15, 2010, in Tiffin, to James and Jodi (Depinet) Rainey. Jessica is survived by paternal grandparents, Robert and Susan Rainey of Fostoria; maternal grandparents, Steven and Pamela Depinet of ...

Sandra Jean Laney

Sandra Jean Laney, 64, of Findlay, passed away Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. She was born Oct. 26, 1953, in Findlay, to the late Lester and Virginia Loy. Sandra is survived by her three children, Franklin P. (Wendy) Laney of Tiffin, Nichole M. (Robert) Ramirez of Louisville, Kentucky, and Sarah E. ...

Richard ‘Rick’ Mowery

Richard “Rick” Mowery, 68, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. He was born Aug. 22, 1949, in Tiffin, to the late Robert and Marjorie (Keim) Mowery. He married Paulette (Stansbery) Dec. 24, 1969, in Bettsville. Survivors include his wife, ...

Robert B. Shaffer

Robert B. Shaffer, 63, of Guilford, Maine, died Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in Guilford. Arrangements are pending in Guilford.

Carlos L. Tey

Carlos L. Tey, 87, of Fostoria, died at 4 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at his residence. He was born Nov. 27, 1929, in Weslaco, Texas. He was the son of the late Anistacio and Margarita (DeLeon) Tey. He married Delfina A. Amaya Jan. 29, 1950. She survives in Fostoria. Also surviving are his ...

Bridgett Kayla Breech

Bridgett Kayla Breech, 33, of Dayton and formerly Fostoria, died Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, at Grandview Medical Center, Dayton. She was born Aug. 26, 1984, in Tiffin, to Garold T. Breech and the late Christy L. Wheeler. She married Michael Perin Jr. and he survives. Also surviving are her ...

Mercedes ‘Meche’ Flores

Mercedes “Meche” Flores, 83, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at ProMedica Fostoria Hospital. She was born Sept. 24, 1934, in Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico, to the late Hipolito and Magdelina (Luviano) Oliva. She married Paulo Flores July 27, 1966, in Mexico City, Mexico, and he died ...