Obituaries

Carson Bentley (1940-2019)

Carson L. Bentley, age 78, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 5:35 P.M. on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers- Bryan. Mr. Bentley was a “jack of…


Mary Frazee (1955-2019)

Mary J. Frazee, 64, of Montpelier, passed away peacefully on Thursday February 28, 2019 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center in Defiance following a long courageous battle with cancer. She was…


Doris Hull (1921-2019)

Doris M. Hull, age 97, of Wauseon, passed away peacefully in her home, on Thursday, February 28, 2019.  She was born in Ridgeville Township on November 19, 1921, to the late…


James Cole (1938-2019)

James L. Cole, 80, of Kunkle passed away Thursday evening at his home.  He was born on November 11, 1938 in Jonesville, Michigan to Donald B. and Doris (Bell) Cole.  James graduated from…


Marilyn Bouman (1934-2019)

Marilyn Joan Bouman, age 84, of rural Bryan, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at Toledo Hospital. Prior to her retirement she had worked for the Aro Corporation in Bryan…


Anthony Altman (1939-2019)

Anthony Lewis Altman, 79 of Xenia Ohio passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019 in Xenia, Ohio. He was born August 30, 1939 in West Unity, Ohio to the late Lewis and…


Luther “Luke” Ankney (1929-2019)

Luther “Luke” Ankney, age 89, of Delta, passed away at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center late Wednesday evening, February 27, 2019. He was born on April 19, 1929 to the late…


Loretta Wells (1937-2019)

Loretta Wells, 81 years, of Sherwood, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Loretta was born June 15, 1937 in Paducah, Kentucky, the daughter…


Byron Beltz (1933-2019)

Byron R. Beltz, 85 years, of Sherwood entered the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center, Defiance, surrounded by his family. Byron was…


Eunice Oser (1948-2019)

Eunice A. Oser, age 70, of Bryan, Ohio and formerly of Payne, Ohio, passed away at 6:10 A.M. on Monday, February 25, 2019, at Genesis Healthcare-Bryan Center. Eunice was a kindergarten…


Esther Whitman (1925-2019)

Esther J. Whitman, age 93, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 7:50 A.M. on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at Hillside Country Living near Bryan, Ohio, after a brief illness. Mrs. Whitman…



Jack Adams, Jr. (1945-2019)

Jack Benton Adams, Jr., age 73, of Delta, passed away February 25, 2019 at Defiance Inpatient Hospice. Jack was born in Toledo on May 22, 1945 to Jack and Roberta (Penn)…



James Klender, Sr. (1927-2019)

James W. Klender, Sr., 91, passed away early Sunday morning at Fountain Park Villas in Bryan. He was born on August 29, 1927 in Bryan to Harry and Pearl (Cunningham) Klender,…


Ralph Leija

Ralph Leija, 69, of rural Wauseon was called to his heavenly home Thursday, February 21, 2019, in his home. Ralph was born in Matamoros, Taumalipas MX but became a Naturalized US…


David Roseman (1963-2019)

David G. Roseman, age 56, of Libetry Center, passed away at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center Thursday afternoon, February 21, 2019. He was born in Wauseon on February 20, 1963 to…


Britney Gotshall (1994-2019)

Britney Kae Gotshall, age 24, of Bryan, Ohio, died on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident. She was a 2013 graduate of St….


Ewald “Ed” Wudi (1936-2019)

Ewald (Ed) Wudi, 82, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, in Houston, Texas. He was born Aug. 26, 1936, in Frassin, Romania, the son of the late Johann and Regina Wudi….


Carol Radican (1940-2019)

Carol M. Radican, 78 of Bryan, passed away Monday evening at her home.  She was born on July 23, 1940 in South Bend, Indiana to Dale and Pearl (Stark) Brewer.  Carol was…