Obituaries

Don Patten (1935-2018)

Don C. Patten, age 82, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 3:00 A.M. on Sunday, August 19, 2018, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center after a brief illness. Mr. Patten was a 1955 graduate…


Earl Bechtol (1935-2018)

Earl L. Bechtol, age 83, of Montpelier, Ohio, died at 1:48 A.M. on Sunday, August 19, 2018, at the Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center near Defiance. Mr. Bechtol worked at…


Jack New (1980-2018)

Jack Wesley “Wes” New, 37, of Fayette, died unexpectedly Saturday morning, August 18, 2018. Born October 13, 1980, in Bowling Green, OH, he was the son of Linda Sue New and…


Fred Shininger (1937-2018)

Fred W. Shininger, age 81 years, of Delta passed away at his home Thursday, August 16, 2018, after a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease.  He was born in Defiance County, OH…


Donny Blackmer (1976-2018)

Donny Charles Blackmer, 42, of Fayette, died Thursday, August 16, 2018, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. Born May 28, 1976, in Lapeer, MI he was the son of…


Donald Gilcher, Sr. (1931-2018)

Donald W. Gilcher Sr., 87, of Montpelier passed away at home Thursday evening surrounded by his loved ones.  He was born on March 7, 1931 in Bryan to Waldo J. and Elva…


Marcille Carter (1918-2018)

Marcille J. Carter, 100, of Holiday City passed away Thursday night at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier.  She was born on June 16, 1918 in Montgomery, Michigan to Harry and Magnolia…


Steven Blue (1961-2018)

Steven Jeffrey Blue, 56, of Fayette, formerly of Edon, OH, died Thursday, August 16, 2018, at the University of Toledo Medical Center, following a recent automobile accident. Born November 12, 1961,…


Louise Clark (1945-2018)

Louise E. Clark, born January 30, 1945 in Wauseon, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 16, 2018 in Henry County Hospital, Napoleom, Ohio surrounded by many loving, caring caregivers from the Filling…


John Strup (1933-2018)

John F. Strup, age 85, of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 4:30 P.M. on Monday, August 14, 2018, at Park View Nursing Center in Edgerton after an extended illness. A veteran of…


Paul Hall (1933-2018)

Paul M. Hall, age 84, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 9:01 A.M. on Tuesday, August 15, 2018, at his home. Mr. Hall worked as a plater at Fulton Tubing and had…


LeAnn Siebenaler (1939-2018)

LeAnn Siebenaler, 78 years, of Edgerton, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Park View Nursing Center, Edgerton. LeAnn was born August 24, 1939 in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of the…


Isabel Imm (1928-2018)

Isabel June Imm, 90, of Montpelier, passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Montpelier. She was born on June 16, 1928 in Superior Township…


William Snider (1928-2018)

William F. Snider, age 90, of Bryan, passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center near Defiance. He retired from GM Power Train and served in…


James Ramey (1953-2018)

James Douglas Ramey, age 65, of Bryan, Ohio, and formerly of Wabash, Indiana, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2018, at his home in Bryan. Mr. Ramey was a graduate of…


Wanda Esterline (1930-2018)

Wanda M. Esterline, 88 of Bryan passed away Sunday afternoon at the Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Bryan.  She was born on February 7, 1930 in Bryan to D.W. and Doris…


Ronald DeWulf

Ronald Charles DeWulf, age 79, passed away suddenly, Tueday morning, August 07, 2018 at Fulton County Health Center,  Wauseon, Ohio.  Funeral arrangments are pending. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon, Ohio has been…


Oakley Myers (1919-2018)

Oakley W. Myers of Waldron, Michigan passed away at the home of his son, Norman, in Shelby, MI, on August 9, 2018, about three weeks before his 99th birthday. He was…


Rachael Rupp (1973-2018)

Rachael L. Rupp, 45 years, of Bryan, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center, Defiance after a fierce battle with cancer.  Rachael was born March…


David Seslar (1943-2018)

David L. Seslar, age 75, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 7:47 A.M. on Friday, August 10, 2018, at Dupont Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he was a patient. Mr….