Obituaries

Kenneth Melvin Saum

Kenneth Melvin Saum, 74, of McCutchenville, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. He was born July 28, 1943, in Kansas, to Melvin and Alta (Hammer) Saum. Kenny is survived by a daughter, Stephanie (Mark) Friess; two grandchildren, Tyler and ...

Thomas L. ‘Tom’ Schumm

Thomas L. “Tom” Schumm, 86, of Tiffin, passed away Monday evening, May 21, 2018, at St. Francis Home. He was born Dec. 15, 1931, in Tiffin, to George and Elizabeth (Dowdell) Schumm. He married Anna Marie Kimmet Feb. 9, 1963. Survivors include his wife, Anna Marie of Tiffin; a son, ...

John Gerald Beckman

John Gerald Beckman, 67, of Republic, died Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at his home. Mr. Beckman was born June 12, 1950, in Bellevue, to Jesse and Edith (Tom) Beckman. He married Christine Harrison April 2, 1971, and she survives. Survivors include three children, Cassandra Beckman of Toledo, ...

Christopher L. Epley

Christopher L. Epley, 33, of Reynoldsburg, Ottawa and formerly Fostoria, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Mount Carmel East General Hospital, Columbus. He was born July 31, 1984, in Findlay, to Kenneth J. and Janette M. (Tornow) Epley. Surviving are his grandparents, John and Mary Tornow of ...

Dean A. Meadows

Dean A. Meadows, 57, of Clyde, died Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at his home. He was born March 5, 1961, to Hillard and Patricia (Cordrey) Meadows. He is survived by his son, Christopher Meadows of Clyde; eight siblings, Tina Price of Clyde, David (Melissa) Meadows of Clyde, Tracy (Tracey) ...

Lorraine V. Cuthrell

Lorraine V. Cuthrell, 77, of Fostoria, died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Bristol Raven Serenity Market

Bristol Raven Serenity Market, 7 months, of Arcadia, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at home. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Findlay.

Mary D. Biller

Mary D. Biller, 61, of Tiffin, died at 9:15 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018, in St. Francis Home, Tiffin. Mary was born March 29, 1957, in Tiffin, to Frederick Clarence and Rita Jo (Greer) Vondenberg. She is survived by her son, Jason (Tasha) Biller of Tiffin; a daughter, Cristy (Jeffrey) Shuff of ...

David L. Estep

David L. Estep, 67, of Tiffin, passed away Monday morning, May 21, 2018, at his home. He was born Nov. 6, 1950, in Tiffin, to John and Marjorie (Smith) Estep. He married Mary Price Aug. 3, 1975, and she preceded him in death Feb. 1, 2015. Survivors include his brother, Michael (Joanna) ...

Alfred Emmanuel Burkart

Alfred Emmanuel Burkart, 87, of Pine Mountain, Georgia, died Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at his home. He was born April 24, 1931, in Tiffin, to Edward B. and Emma Susan (Baker) Burkart. He married Alice L. Ruggiero May 2, 1953, and she preceded him in death. Survivors include two daughters, ...

Marlene Faye (Ellenberger) Lehman

Marlene Faye (Ellenberger) Lehman, 85, of Bellevue and more recently of Geneva, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at University Hospitals Geneva Medical Center, surrounded by family and friends. She was born March 11, 1933, in Burgoon, to Fredrick and Hilma (Mazy) Ellenberger. She is survived by ...

Thomas L. ‘Tom’ Schumm

Thomas L. “Tom” Schumm, 86, of Tiffin, died Monday, May 21, 2018, at St. Francis Home. Friends may visit with the family 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, May 27, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-2424. His Mass of ...

Christopher L. Epley

Christopher L. Epley, 33, of Reynoldsburg and formerly of Fostoria, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Mount Carmel East General Hospital, Columbus. Arrangements are pending at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Kenneth Saum

Kenneth Saum, 74, of McCutchenville, died Monday, May 21, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. Funeral arrangements are pending at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey.

Darlene R. Baugher

Darlene R. Baugher, 65, of Ozark, Missouri, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Missouri. She was born July 1, 1952, in Mercy Hospital, Tiffin, to Darl W. and Margaret E. (Dible) Baugher. She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Linda S. (Bruce) ...

Michael D. Borer

Michael D. Borer, 82, of Tiffin, died at 1:53 p.m. Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, surrounded by his loving family. Michael was born Jan. 11, 1936, in Tiffin, to Fred and Dorothy (Fox) Borer. He married Geraldine “Gerry” Boff June, 29, 1957, at ...

Jane Evelyn Kirchner

Jane Evelyn Kirchner, 73, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday evening, May 19, 2018, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. She was born May 24, 1944, in Tiffin, to Robert and Kathryn (Herbert) Hemlinger. She married Ronald Moore and they divorced. She then married William F. ...

David Lynn

David Lynn, 66, of Tallahassee, Florida, and formerly Tiffin, passed away at 2:25 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, Tallahassee, Florida. David was born Nov. 7, 1951, in Fostoria, to Dale and Ila (Hunker) Dick and they survive in La Fiera, Texas. He married ...

Frank James Ruggiero

Frank James Ruggiero, 77, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday afternoon, May 19, 2018, at his home. He was born July 29, 1940, in Tiffin, to Anthony and Adelina (Ricci) Ruggiero. He married Mary Lou Kirian Nov. 4, 1967. Survivors include his wife, Mary of Tiffin; a son, Daniel Anthony (Lucy ...

Thomas Elmer Bard

Thomas Elmer Bard, 89, of Vickery, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at The Gardens at Clyde. He was born Jan. 1, 1929, in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, to Russel and Mary (Harper) Bard. He married Grace Snyder June 8, 1951, and she preceded him in death March 27, 2002. Mr. Bard was a veteran of ...