Obituaries


Frederick Thiel (1959 – 2018)

Frederick A. “Freddie” Thiel, age 59, of Blakeslee, Ohio, passed away at 7:25 A.M. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center in Bryan,…



Ernest Gibson (1971 – 2018)

Ernest “Junebug” R. Gibson, Jr., 47, of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away Tuesday at St. Joseph Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  He was born on…


Alice Simper (1930 – 2018)

Alice M. Simper, 87 years, of Hamilton, passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Alice was born August…


George Throne (1922 – 2018)

George H. Throne, 95 years of Manheim, Pennsylvania, formerly of Alvordton, Ohio passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018 at Mt. Hope Nazarene Retirement Center, Manheim,…


Norma Wood (1947 – 2018)

Norma Wood, 70 years, of Waterloo, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018 at Lakeland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Angola.  Norma was born on August 3,…



Ralph Shirkey (1925 – 2018)

Ralph L. Shirkey, age 92, of Delta, passed away at his daughter’s home in Wauseon Sunday morning, February 18, 2018.  He was born in Montpelier,…


Betty Thorp (1926 – 2018)

Betty Kathryn “Katie” Thorp, age 91, of Bryan, Ohio, quietly passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday morning, February 18, 2018 at Community Health…



Thomas Taylor (1948- 2018)

Thomas Dean Taylor Sr., age 70, of Swanton, with his family by his side; passed away early Friday morning, February 16, 2018 at St. Luke’s…


Helen Brown (1933- 2018)

Helen L. Brown, 84, of Montpelier passed away Friday morning at her home.  She was born on September 30, 1933 in Montpelier to Ralph L. and…


Duane Sorrell (1940- 2018)

Duane W. Sorrell of Wauseon, Ohio passed away February 15, 2018 at Ebeid Hospice Residence in the presence of his loving family. Duane was born…


Frederic Strobel II (1936- 2018)

Frederic W. Strobel II, age, 81 a native of Montpelier, Ohio and resident of Lake Diane near Camden, Michigan, passed away February 15, 2018. Born in Montpelier…