Obituaries

Juan Antonio ‘Tony’ Ramon

Juan Antonio “Tony” Ramon, 79, of Sandusky, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at Willows Park, Cleveland. He was born Aug. 2, 1938, in Lerado, Texas, to Francisco and Juanita (Veida) Ramon Sr. Survivors include his two children, Bart (Marilyn) Ramon of Bellevue and Tara (Jim) Swain of ...

Maria R. Saenz

Maria R. Saenz, 87, of Fostoria, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at ProMedica Fostoria Hospital. She was born June 15, 1930, in Fremont, to Sotero and Mercedes (Lopez) Gutierrez. She married Ernesto Saenz, Nov. 22, 1952, at St. Wendelin Church in Fostoria, and he died Sept. 4, 1997. She is ...

Anna Mae Smith

Anna Mae Smith, 87, of Monroe, Michigan, died Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital, Monroe, Michigan. She was born May 13, 1930, in Tiffin, to Shelby V. Myers and Francis Elizabeth (Davey) Myers. She married John Ruse, and they divorced. She then married Robert W. ...

Ella M. Peters

Ella M. Peters, 99, of Tiffin, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin.

Richard L. Smith

Richard L. Smith, 51, of Tiffin, died at 9:20 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital emergency room. He was born Dec. 30, 1966, in Tiffin, to Alan P. and Janice M. (Graham) Smith, and they survive in Heath. Other survivors include a son, Jack Smith of Tiffin; four ...

Rondy Duane Davis

Rondy Duane Davis, 43, passed away at 4:01 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, due to complications from heart surgery at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. Duane was born March 1, 1974, in Somerset, Kentucky, to Wanda and Russell Davis, and they survive in Fostoria. Duane is ...

Dale Wayne Bilger

Dale Wayne Bilger, 65, of Bloomville, passed away Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at Marion General Hospital, Marion. He was born Jan. 29, 1952, in Galion, to Raymond and Flossie (Stoneman) Bilger. Dale married Melinda Marshall Dec. 25, 2001, in Republic, and she survives. Dale is survived by his ...

Mary Alice Kudro

Mary Alice Kudro, 92, of Bellevue, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at The Willows at Bellevue. She was born Jan. 23, 1925, in Buffalo, New York, to Walter Sr. and Joletta (Ryan) Nobles. She married Anthony “Tony” Kudro, and he died March 17, 1981. Mrs. Kudro is survived by three sons, ...

Keith E. ‘Pete’ Mygrant

Keith E. “Pete” Mygrant, 93, of Bellevue, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Firelands Regional Medical Center. Friends will be received 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26, at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue. His funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday ...

Norma J. Black

Norma J. Black, 80, of Tiffin, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin.

Maria Saenz

Maria Saenz, 87, of Fostoria, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at ProMedica Fostoria Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Michela ‘Mickey’ C. Simpkins

Michela “Mickey” C. Simpkins, 73, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Stein Hospice, Sandusky. She was born Jan. 25, 1944, to Earl “Jake” and Arnoline “Jean” (Arno) Harrington. On Jan. 29, 1993, she married Allan E. Simpkins. She is survived by her husband, Allan ...

Rondy ‘Duane’ D. Davis

Rondy “Duane” D. Davis, 43, of Tiffin, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, with a service following at 7 p.m. at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.

Cindy M. Dencer

Cindy M. Dencer, 51, of Clyde, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky. Mrs. Dencer was born April 23, 1966, in Fremont, to the late Dennis Anstead and Marilee (Keegan) Smith. She is survived by her husband, David Dencer of Clyde, whom she married Feb. ...

Patricia J. ‘Patty’ Pelton

Patricia J. “Patty” Pelton, 74, of Fostoria, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo. She was born Dec. 15, 1943, in Bloomdale, to the late Anthony and Helen (Pesky) Husek. She married James Pelton Jan. 6, 1962, in Bloomdale, and he survives in Fostoria. Also ...

Richard L. Smith

Richard L. Smith, 51, of Tiffin, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory.

Wesley Talbert

Wesley Talbert, 68, of Bellevue, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. Friends will be received 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, with a memorial service beginning at 7 p.m.

Thomas B. Gaietto

Thomas B. Gaietto, 83, of Tiffin, passed away peacefully Thursday evening, Jan. 18, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born March 30, 1934, in Tiffin, to Louis and Irma (Roos) Gaietto. He married Mary C. McClellan May 5, 1956, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. He is survived by ...

Raymond D. Luhring

Raymond D. Luhring, 83, of rural Sycamore, died at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. He was born Nov. 18, 1934, in Arcadia, to Earl L. and Virginia (McDaniel) Luhring. He married Alice M. (Morter) Luhring April 4, 1954, at Melmore United ...

Douglas Alan Zablocki

Douglas Alan Zablocki, 31, died unexpectedly Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, in Vancouver, British Columbia. He is the son of Jack Zablocki of Tiffin. He worked in the film industry. Visitation will take place 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, with a memorial service at 3:30 p.m. at ...