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2002 Obituaries - H, I & J

HAGAN, LOUIS A.
HAGERMAN, RAYMOND CLINTON
HALL, EDWIN H.
HAMMER, CARL ALBERT
HAMMER, TRESSIE B.
HARDEN, MIRIAM C.
HARDEN, VIRGINIA B.
Hare, Jane C.
HARPLEY, WESLEY RICHARD
HARRISON, KATHRYN E.
HARTMAN, CHARLES M.
Hatfield, Betty D.
HAVER, ILENE J.
HAWK, JOHNNIE C.
HAWS, BETTY
HEDRICK, MARGARET
HENDRICKS, DALE
HEINZE, DELBERT J.
Hellriegel, Charles F.
HELLRIEGEL, MARIAN
HENLINE, PAUL E.
HENRY, MARJORIE L.
DENNIS, HERMAN A.
Herman, Kenneth
HILKENS, SUSAN
HILL, DAVID EARL, Sr.
HILLIER, CLAUDIA R.
HINDMON, HAZEL M.
HOFFMAN, QUINN A.
HOLEMAN, GARY L.
HOSSLER, CHARLES EUGENE
HUGHES, JAMES
Hunt,  Harold
HUNTER, WILLIAM
IMMEL, LINDA
INSLEY, ALMA M.
JACKSON, EDNA
JACOB, CLARENCE L.
JARRELL, KENNETH W.
JOHNSON, ANNETTE KAY
JONES, JIMMIE
Jones, Mary Helen 
JONES, RUSSELL U.


Hatfield, Betty D.

Betty D. Hatfield, 70, of Fostoria, died at 7 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2002, at St. Catherine's Care Center, Fostoria.

She was born May 14, 1931, in Fostoria to Bevon G. and Delilah E. (McGough) Painter. Both are deceased. She married Charles W. Hatfield on Oct. 7, 1950, in Ft. Wayne, Ind. He survives in Fostoria.

Survivors also include: three sons, Dr. Jeffrey Hatfield of Marysville, and Timothy and Gregory Hatfield, both of Fostoria; a brother, Thomas C. Painter of Fostoria; a sister, Mrs. Ronald E. (Sally Jo) Harden of Fostoria; a step-sister, Mrs. Paul (Mary) Brown of Carey; seven grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren.

Services will take place at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the First Church of the Nazarene, Fostoria. Burial will be in Knollcrest Cemetery near Arcadia.

Visitation is 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home in Fostoria.


Hunt,  Harold

Funeral services for Harold W. Hunt, 76, of Allen Avenue, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home, the Rev. Michael L. Thompson officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay, with military rites by Hancock Veterans Memorial Squad.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mr. Hunt died at 5:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2002, at Winebrenner Schaefer Care Center.

He was born Sept. 24, 1925, in Fostoria to Laurence Mason and Jennie (Hazelton) Hunt. He married Juanita Knepper on Oct. 13, 1946, and she survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Sanna C. Talley, Fostoria; Shawn Cook, McComb; a son, Stephen of Fostoria; eight grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; seven step-great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Clare (Velma) Hanley, Fostoria; and a brother, Cecil Mason, address unknown.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Ruby Pauline Hall.

Mr. Hunt retired as a packer set-up from Bendix Corp. (now Honeywell) in Fostoria.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, serving as a gunner on the USS Saratoga. He also served with an Army Reserve unit in Kenton.

He was a member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church and a former member of VFW Post 5645.

Memorials may be made to the church, 120 W. Sandusky St., Findlay; or Bridge Home Health and Hospice, 415 College St., Findlay.


Herman, Kenneth

FOSTORIA -- Kenneth Paul Herman Sr., 83, of 424 Burnham Drive, Fostoria, died Sunday morning, Jan. 13, 2002, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria.
He was born Aug. 14, 1918, in Sandusky to John "Doc" and Lucille (Ott) Herman. He married Genevieve E. Davis on April 25, 1942, and she survives.

Also surviving are four sons, Kenneth E. and James, both of Fostoria; Thomas Paul of Alvada; Donald J. of Bucyrus; two daughters, Mrs. Jere (Kathleen) Witt, Martin; Mrs. Henry (Janine) Schultz, Fostoria; 18 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Peggy Sullivan, Crystal Lake, Ill.; and Dorothy Brown, Toledo.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Edward.

Mr. Herman retired after 42 years as a teacher, administrator and coach for St. Wendelin School System.

He was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II.

He was named Ohio Football Coach of the Year in 1961-62 and was inducted into Sandusky St. Mary's Basketball Hall of Fame.

Mr. Herman was a 1937 graduate of Sandusky St. Mary's High School, where he was a member of the 1936 state championship basketball team. He was a graduate of DeSales College, Toledo.

He was a member of American Legion Post 73 and St. Wendelin Catholic Church, both of Fostoria.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery, with military rites by United Veterans of Fostoria.

Visitation will be held from 2-9 p.m. Thursday at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, where a rosary will be recited at 8:30 p.m. A rosary also will be recited at 10 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials may be made to St. Wendelin Athletic Department.


Hare, Jane C.

Jane C. Hare, 80, of 1000 Independence Rd., Fostoria, Ohio and formerly of Cambridge, Ohio, died at 6 p.m. Sunday Jan. 13, 2002, at the Independence House, Fostoria.

She was born Feb. 6, 1921, in Cambridge, Ohio, to the late Ebenezer J. and Cecile A. (Buckingham) Burris. On May 25, 1941, in Cambridge, she married Robert M. Hare. He died July 29, 1996.

Surviving are three sons, the Rev. Robert H. (Peggy) Hare of Orlando, FL, Thomas R. (Carolyn) Hare of Fostoria, Ohio and Edward J. (Nancy) Hare of Massillon, Ohio; a daughter, Mrs. Dennis (Elizabeth J.) Gibbs of Casper, Wyo.; two brothers, Robert H. and Donald F. Burris, both of Cambridge, Ohio; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by three brothers, Homer E., Walter A. and Joseph D. Burris; and a sister, Mary Elizabeth Curtis.

A homemaker, Mrs. Hare, graduated in 1938 from Cambridge High School. She was a member of Tops Club and Faith United Methodist Church, both of Cambridge and attended Wesley United Methodist Church, Fostoria.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday Jan. 18, at the Thorn-Black Funeral Home, 139 S. 9th St., Cambridge, Ohio, with the Rev. Mick Foster officiating. Interment will be in Northwood Cemetery, Cambridge, Ohio.

Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at the Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Thorn-Black Funeral Home, Cambridge.

Memorials may be made to Faith United Methodist Church, 500 S. 7th St., Cambridge, Ohio 43725.


Jones, Mary Helen 

Mary Helen Jones, 87, of 725 Columbus Ave, Fostoria, died at 10:44 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2002, in Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. She was born May 15, 1914, in Lorain to the late Brice and Iva (Blake) Kissell. She married Edward L. Buttermore. He preceded her in death. On Feb. 23, 1979, she married Ormal D. Jones in Fostoria. He died Sept. 29,1993.

She is survived by two sons: John Steven Buttermore of Bradenton, Fla., and Gregg Buttermore of Fostoria.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Mann-Hare Funeral Home with Rev. Alonzo Wise officiating.

Interment will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

Visitation is 10-11 a.m. prior to services Friday at Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria.


Hellriegel, Charles F.

Charles F. Hellriegel, 81, of 5614 N. CR 25, Fostoria, died at 5:33 p.m. Tuesday Jan. 22, 2002, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. He was born March 11, 1920, to the late William and Anna (Scharf) Hellriegel. In Waveland, Ind., Jan. 21, 1962, he married Mabel I. Sheley. She survives in Fostoria.

He is also survived by a brother, Robert W. (Marian) Hellriegel of Findlay.

Mr. Hellriegel was a World War II Army veteran.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Shelby Funeral Home, Covington, Ind. Interment will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Covington, with military graveside rites conducted.

Visitation is 7-9 p.m. today at Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria, and 7-9 p.m. Friday at Shelby Funeral Home, Covington, Ind.


HAMMER, CARL ALBERT
 
Carl Albert Hammer, 86, of 1021 N. Loudon TR 57, Fostoria, died at 9:10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002, in St. Catherines Care Center, Fostoria. He was born June 6, 1915, in Fostoria to Charles M. and Josephine (Droll) Hammer, both of whom are deceased. He married Alice M. Kuhn at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, on Oct. 20, 1951, and she survives.
 
He is also survived by: a son, Daniel Carl Hammer of New Riegel; four daughters, Mrs. Dennis (Kathleen) Cobb of Sachse, Texas, Mrs. Sinclair (Donna Jean) Hugh of Lutz, Fla., Mrs. Jeffery (Lisa) Lieske of Helena and Mrs. William (Denise) Hoffman of New Concord; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and five step-grandchildren.
 
He was preceded in death by an infant son; three brothers, Alvin "Sam", Donald and Clair "Bill" Hammer; and a sister, Wilma Storey.
 
Mr. Hammer was a lifelong Seneca County farmer who also worked 35 years as a Loudon Twp. employee before retiring. He was an avid gardener, member of the St. Wendelin Catholic Church in Fostoria and belonged to the New Riegel American Legion.
 
He was a World War II Army Air Corps veteran and flew 35 battle missions. His valor was decorated with the Distinguished Flying Cross, three Bronze Oak clusters and three Bronze Stars.
 
The Rosary will be recited 10 a.m. Thursday followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria. New Riegel American Legion will conduct military funeral rites.
 
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. There will be a Christian Wake service at 8:30 p.m. with an American Legion memorial service following.
 

Memorials may be made to St. Wendelin Catholic Church.

 


HAGAN, LOUIS A.

Louis A. Hagen, 80, formerly of Van Buren Street, Fostoria, died at 3 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002, at St. Catherine's Care Center, Fostoria.

He was born June 28, 1921 in Hamler to Albert and Minnie (Baden) Hagen. He married Luella Joseph on Nov. 21, 1942, and she survives.

Also surviving are a son, Gary of Fostoria; a daughter, Mrs. Charles (Lynn) Willett, Boston, Mass.; four grandchildren; a brother, Raymond of Hamler; and three sisters, Esther Sonnenberg, Hamler; Arlene Rathge, Sylvania; and Edna Conley, St. Louis, Mo.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Arnold; and a sister, Lavina Asmus.

Mr. Hagen retired in 1979 as a foreman from Allied Signal, now Honeywell, after more than 35 years.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

He was a 1939 graduate of Hamler High School.

Mr. Hagen was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, Fostoria, where he was a deacon and past president of Hope Lutheran Brotherhood. He was past president of Lakota Athletic and Music Boosters, former Jackson Township zoning inspector.

He was a former coach of Fostoria junior baseball and woman's softball teams.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Larry Knigga officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay, with military rites by Joint Veterans Group of Fostoria.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association.



HARDEN, MIRIAM C.

Miriam C. "Mickey" Harden, 80, a resident of Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria,
died at 2:10 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2002, at the nursing home.

She was born July 29, 1921, in Bascom to Harry and Florence (McHaffie) Sager.

Surviving are a son, James of St. Pete Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Jeanette Beamer, Port Clinton; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, Harry Sager, Fostoria.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Kovach.

Mrs. Harden retired in 1988 from Autolite (now Honeywell) in Fostoria after 27 years.

She was a member of First Christian Church of Fostoria.

She was a 1940 graduate of Cygnet High School.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, with Chaplain Jim Sampson officiating. Burial will be in Sand Ridge Cemetery, Bascom.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until services Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Daybreak of Fostoria or Good Shepherd Nursing Home.



HINDMON, HAZEL M.

Hazel M. Hindmon, 97, formerly of Walnut Street, Fostoria, died at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday,
March 13, 2002, at Independence House, Fostoria.

She was born Feb. 14, 1905, in Fostoria to Everett and Anna (Hooper) Hindmon.

Surviving are five nieces, Mary Ann Cook-Peyton, Karen Cook-Harman, Dea Jo Wagner-Zimmerman, all of Fostoria; Josephine Wagner-Martin, Dayton; Charlene Wagner-Paquelet, Massillon.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Carl, Frederick and John Hindmon; and four sisters, Etta May Wagner, Clara Cook, and Ruth and Helen Hindmon.

Miss Hindmon retired in 1962 from Union Carbide, Fostoria, now National Electric Carbon, after more than 35 years.

She was a 1924 graduate of Fostoria High School.

She was a member of Grace United Church of Christ, Fostoria; AARP; a 75-year member of American Legion Post 73 Ladies Auxiliary; and a former member of Fostoria Community Hospital Association.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Terry Steinhauer officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the church.


HENRY, MARJORIE L.

Marjorie "Midge" L. Henry, 74, of TR 116, Fostoria, died at 5:30 a.m. at her grandson's house in Tiffin. She was born Jan. 12, 1928, near Tiffin to William E. and Millie E. (Woodruff)Luzader. She married Chester Henryin Marion, Nov. 3, 1967. He died Dec. 13, 1994.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Vern and Dale Luzader; and a sister, Eileen Whithed.

Survivors include: a step-son Ronald Henry of Fostoria; two step-daughters Mrs. Arthur (Barbara) Ebright of California and Sharon Henry of Tiffin; 14 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Henry retired from Airfoil Textron, Fostoria, in 1988 after 19 years of employment. Prior to that she had worked at Bersted Manufacturing, and as a matron with the Fostoria City Schools. She was a member of the Dillon Road Baptist Church, Fostoria, and former president, secretary and treasurer of the Fostoria Saddle Club.

Services will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, with burial in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Community Hospice of Seneca County.


HOLEMAN, GARY L.

Funeral services for Gary L. Holeman, 53, of East Crocker Street, Fostoria, will be held
at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Donald Goodwin
officiating. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, West Millgrove.

Visitation will be held from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Holeman died at 3:05 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2002, at Fostoria Community Hospital.

He was born Feb. 18, 1949, in Fostoria to Floyd B. "Ben" and Tillie Patricia (Rathburn) Holeman. He married Elona J. Holeman on July 21, 1998, and she survives.

Also surviving are a son, Clifford L. of Fostoria; two daughters, Mrs. Brian (Angela) Haudenshild and Louella Holeman, both of Fostoria; four stepsons, Ernest Isaac, Sandusky; Joe Fogle, Findlay; Craig Fogle, Kenton; Dennis Mitchell, Las Vegas; five stepdaughters, Mrs. Robert (Lori) Harris, Bloomdale; Kimberly Isaac, Gibsonburg; Sue Ann Isaac, Clyde; Susan Schieble and Kathi Degollado, both of Fostoria; eight grandchildren; 20 step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; a brother, Clifford G. of Perrysburg; and a sister, Dianna Reichenbach, Wayne.

Mr. Holeman retired in 1998 from Daimler-Chrysler Corp., Perrysburg, after 28 years. He currently was a driver for SCAT, a transportation organization for senior citizens in Seneca County.

He was a 1968 graduate of Elmwood High School.

He was a member of AMVETS Post 69, VFW Post 421, American Legion Post 73, Moose, Eagles and Honor Guard, all of Fostoria.

Memorials may be made to the family in care of the funeral home, 301 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, 44830.


JONES, JIMMIE

Jimmie Nola Jones, 79, of 25 Christopher Drive, Fostoria, died at 11:05 a.m. Monday, April 1,
2002, at St. Catherine's Care Center, Fostoria.

She was born Oct. 22, 1922, in Union, S.C. to Walter and Martha (Sims) Epps. She married Albert Jeter, and he preceded her in death. She then married Thomas Jones in 1977, and he preceded her in death.

Surviving are two sons, Al "Bo" Jeter, Cleveland; Douglas Sipe, Fostoria; four daughters, Jimmie
"Mamie" Hunter, Mrs. Manny (Cleva) Sanchez, Mrs. Derrick (Tonee) Morant, all of Fostoria; Mrs. Eric (Janet) Johnson, St. Paul, Minn.; 17 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Clyde Walter Jeter; a brother, Walter Epps Jr.; a sister, Clara Browning.

Mrs. Jones retired as an inspector at General Electric.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Higher Ground Ministries, Fostoria, the Rev. Derrick Morant officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

Visitation will be held an hour before services Thursday at the church.

Memorials may be made to St. Catherine's Care Center Dementia Unit, 25 Christopher Drive, Fostoria 44830.

Arrangements are by Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria


HARPLEY, WESLEY RICHARD

Funeral services for Wesley Richard Harpley, 92, of North Main Street, Fostoria, will be held
at 2 p.m. Saturday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Branson Hawkes
officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Mr. Harpley died at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2002, at St. Catherine' Care Center, Fostoria.

He was born June 22, 1909, in Florence to William and Clara (Conant) Harpley. He married Edith M. Kyle on Oct. 30, 1937, and she died March 9, 1994.

Surviving are a son, Christopher C. of Wellington, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. John (Patricia) MacTavish, Spring Lake, Mich.; Mrs. Tom (Penelope) Justice, Kansas; nine grandchildren; and three
great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Russell, Daniel and Paul; and three sisters, Ida Emerson, Edna Deinzer and Emily Dixey.

Mr. Harpley retired in 1972 as a machinist at Ex-Cello Corp., Fostoria.

He was a 1927 graduate of Senn High School in Chicago, Ill.

He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, Fostoria.

Memorials may be made to the church or Kaubisch Memorial Library, Fostoria.


JARRELL, KENNETH W.

Kenneth W. Jarrell, 52, of Dunkirk, died at 8 a.m. Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Hardin Hills Health
Center, Kenton.

He was born Sept. 18, 1949, in Harrod to Wesley A. and Louise (Mullins) Jarrell. He married Shirley Jean Wright Ruffing, and they were divorced. She survives in Carey.

Also surviving are a son, Tomie of Findlay; a daughter, Sherrie Jarrell, Findlay; a stepdaughter, Joyce Fizer, Clearwater, Fla.; three grandchildren; four brothers, Rev. Forest Edward of Lima; James Douglas of Bucyrus; Bucky Ray of Columbus; Rev. George Haskell of Dunkirk; and three sisters, Brenda Sue Watkins, Kenton; Mrs. Robert (Sharlene) Sipe, Nevada; and Alice Mae Jarrell, Findlay.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Darlene Jarrell.

Mr. Jarrell was a machinist in Fostoria.

He was a member of Ada VFW Post 9381, Findlay DAV, and Emergency Corps., Fostoria.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger, the Rev. Tony Lyon officiating. Burial will be in Preston Cemetery, Alger, with military rites by Ada VFW Post 9381.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and until services Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Hardin Hospice Care of Kenton.


HOSSLER, CHARLES EUGENE

Charles Eugene Hossler, 70, 2193 N. CR 15, Tiffin, died at 4:51 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at his home.

He was born Oct. 26, 1931, in Seneca County, to the late James Guy and Doris (Rathburn) Hossler. On May 12, 1956, in St. Joseph Rectory, Tiffin, he married Marilyn G. Thom. She survives.

Other survivors include: two sons, Dan (Sue) Hossler of Shelby and Tim (Rose) Hossler of Bradenton, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. Lanny (Deb) Morrow and Suzette Hossler, both of Tiffin; five brothers, Eldon, Melvin Richard and LeRoy Hossler, all of Tiffin, and Ray and George Hossler, both of Fostoria; two sisters, Shirley Platt of Tiffin and Mrs. Ralph (Beverly) Mitchel of Fostoria, eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

A brother, James Hossler, and a sister, Lois Shoup, also are deceased.

Mr. Hossler, a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Basic Quarter Century Club, worked at the Basic for 30 years as a carpenter, retiring in 1985. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict.

A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 18, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, with the Rev. James K. Say officiating. The rosary will be recited 15 minutes prior to the funeral Mass. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, where military rites will be conducted at the graveside by the United Veterans Council.

Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at the Hannay-Traunero Funeral Home, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, (419) 447-3113.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, in care of Hannay-Traunero Funeral Home.


JOHNSON, ANNETTE KAY

Annette Kay Johnson, 60, of 512 S. Union St., Fostoria, died at 6:35 a.m., Thursday, April 25, 2002 at Toledo Hospital. Born Nov. 7, 1941 in Risingsun to Cloman C. and Esther (Hoffnauer) Stein, both deceased. On Jan. 19, 1963 she married Richard E. Johnson at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, and he survives.

Other survivors include: a son, Richard E. Johnson, Jr. of Fostoria; a daughter, Kimberlee A. Gosche of Orlando, Fla.; two brothers, Duane Correll of Cincinnati, and Larry Correll of Greenville, S.C.; a sister, Luann Monroe of Delphos; a step-father, David Stein of Lake St. Mary's, Ohio; and four grandchildren.

Services at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2002 at the Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria. Burial at St. Wendelin Cemetery.

Visitation hours are form 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., tonight at the funeral home, where Christian Wake services held at 8:30.


HUNTER, WILLIAM

William Edward Hunter, 70, of 412 W. Ridge Drive, Fostoria, died at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday,
April 30, 2002, at Fostoria Community Hospital.

He was born Aug. 30, 1931, in Carey to Don G. and Mildred (Pahl) Hunter. He married Irene M. McKinnon on July 14, 1956, at Basilica of Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, and she survives.

Also surviving are four sons, Michael S. and Daniel S., both of Fostoria; Don G. of Tiffin; Eric W. of Oregon; a daughter, Laura A. Hunter, New York; 10 grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; a brother, Richard D. of Roswell, Ga.; three sisters, Beverly Burks, Tiffin; Phyllis Frederick, Fort Myers, Fla.; Jo Lynn Benjamin, Findlay.

He was preceded by a brother, Robert.

Mr. Hunter retired in 1993 as a rural mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service, Fostoria, after 30 years. He also coached wrestling at St. Wendelin School, Fostoria.

He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He was a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church, VFW Post 421, Elks Lodge 935, and 4th degree knight of Columbus Father Kirsch Assembly 845, all of Fostoria; and American Legion Post 73. He was a 3rd degree Knight of Columbus Council 1197, having served as deputy grand knight; and was named Big Brother of the Year in 1998.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery, with military rites by United Veterans of Fostoria.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, where a Christian wake service will be held at 8:30 p.m., and 4th Degree Knights of Columbus will stand honor guard from 7-9 p.m. A rosary will be recited at 10 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials may be made to Northwest Ohio Parkinson Foundation or the church.


  
HENLINE, PAUL E.
 
   Funeral services for Paul E. Henline, 79, of 618 W. Haven Drive, Fostoria, will be held at 2 p.m.    Wednesday at Hope Lutheran Church, Fostoria, the Rev. Larry W. Knigga officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria, with military rites by United Veterans of Fostoria.
 
  Visitation will be held from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria.
 
  Mr. Henline died at 7:50 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2002, at St. Francis Health Care Centre, Green Springs.
 
  He was born Dec. 28, 1922, in Bradner to Arthur and Eda (Weng) Henline. He married Thelma Damschroder on Feb. 6, 1947, and she survives.
 
  Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Rick (Pamela K.) Van Mooy, North Baltimore; Mrs. Rod (Susan J.) Echelberry, Fostoria; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; three brothers, Lloyd, Kenneth and  Luther, all of Pemberville; and a sister, Margaret Bursiek, Gibsonburg.
 
  He was preceded in death by a brother, Willard; and a sister, Laurene Buck.
 
  Mr. Henline was a maintenance man at Hope Lutheran Church. He retired in 1989 from Seneca Lumber, Fostoria, after 10 years. He owned and operated Forest Supermarket from 1967-79, and had worked at Whitefront Market in Forest and Fostoria from 1946-67.
 
  He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, serving as radioman Third Class on LST in the Pacific Theater.
 
  He was a 1940 graduate of Pemberville High School.
 
  He was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, its Hope 60 Club and Lutheran Brotherhood 8751, and formerly was on the church council. He was a member, past commander, agitate and trustee of Earl Foust American Legion Post 73, Fostoria; and a member of Risingsun American Legion.
 
  Memorials may be made to the church, 151 W. Center St., Fostoria, 44830.


HILKENS, SUSAN
 
   Funeral services for Susan Garnet Hilkens, 92, of Woodland Avenue, Fremont, and  formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Russell Gumm officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.
 
  Visitation will be held two hours before services Tuesday at the funeral home.
 
  Mrs. Hilkens died at 6:55 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2002, at Valley View Healthcare Center, Fremont.
 
  She was born Dec. 10, 1909, in New Straitsville to Charles and Susan (Babbs) McClellan. She married Raymond Lohr on Feb. 3, 1933, in Fostoria, and he preceded her in death. She later married William J. Hilkens on April 10, 1944, in Fostoria, and he died Dec. 2, 1992.
 
  Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. David (Regina) Wilson, Norwalk; and two grandchildren.
 
  She was preceded in death by three brothers, Sheldon, Herbert and Guy McClellan; and three sisters, Maude Baker, Bessie Hobart and Alice Whitlach.
 
  Mrs. Hilkens was a homemaker.
 
  She was a member of Fostoria First Church of the Nazarene.
 

  Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.


HELLRIEGEL, MARIAN

   A memorial service for Marian Hellriegel, 82, of 1308 Countryside Drive, will be held at 11 a.m.  Wednesday at Routson Funeral Chapel, the Rev. Ruth Solo officiating. Burial will be held at a later date.
 
  Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
 
  Mrs. Hellriegel died at midnight Saturday, July 6, 2002 at the Heritage nursing home.
 
  She was born Jan. 6, 1920 in Hancock County to Clem S. and Grace (Laub) Helfer. She married Robert  Hellriegel on Aug. 31, 1957 in Fostoria, and he survives.
 
  Also surviving is a brother, Loren Helfer, Toledo.
 
  She was preceded in death by two sisters, Jean Baughman and Louise Copely.
 
  Mrs. Hellriegel worked as a secretary at Ford Motor Co. and the Electric Autolite Co., Fostoria.
 
  She was a volunteer at Chopin Hall in Findlay and Good Shepherd Home Auxiliary, Fostoria.
 
  Mrs. Hellriegel was a member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, and a former member of the  Fostoria Women's Club. She had attended the University of Findlay.
 
  Memorials may be made to Bridge Home Health and Hospice, 415 College St., Findlay; or to the  church, 120 W. Sandusky St., Findlay.


HALL, EDWIN H.
 
  FOSTORIA -- Funeral services for Edwin H. Hall, 90, of 725 Columbus Ave., Fostoria, and formerly of 202 Rock St., Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Sterling Beasley officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay.
 
  Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
 
  Mr. Hall died at 2:20 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2002, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria.
 
  He was born April 6, 1912, in Fostoria to Earl W. and Lena (Baldwin) Hall. He married Ruth E. Clevenger on May 15, 1937, in Fostoria, and she died June 4, 1996.
 
  Surviving are two sons, John of Ogden, Utah; and David of Fort Wayne, Ind.; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Avery and Myron, both of Fostoria.
 
  He was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Jean Ernst.
 
  Mr. Hall was a postal carrier for the U.S. Postal Service in Fostoria for 35 years.
 
  He was a member of Church of the Brethren, Fostoria, where he was a deacon.
 

  Memorials may be made to the church, 800 Columbus Ave., Fostoria, 44830.


HAWK, JOHNNIE C.

 
Johnnie C. Hawk, 80, of West Street, Bascom, Ohio, died at 7:55 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2002, in Fostoria Community Hospital.
 
He was born June 10, 1922, in Seneca County to August and Roma (Ward) Hawk. He first married Jessie "Delores" McCullough on Aug. 29, 1942, in Fostoria; and she died July 18, 1985. He then married Betty J. Hatfield on Oct. 9, 1987, in Bascom.
 
Survivors include: his wife of Bascom; three daughters, Mrs. Ross "Janet" Main of Fostoria, Mrs. John "Sandy" Earl of Tiffin, and Mrs. Steve "Pam" Depinet of Fostoria; eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and 11 step-great-grandchildren.
 
He was preceded in death by: his parents; three brothers, Charles, Warren and Harry Hawk Sr.; and two sisters, Mabel Nighswander and Minnie Smiley.
 
He retired in 1987 from San Lan Landfill and was owner and operator of Hawk Tree Trimming Service until 1998. He was a World War II Army veteran, and a member of the Bascom United Methodist Church.
 
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 22, 2002, in Bascom United Methodist Church in Bascom, Ohio, with the Rev. Hal Keeton and the Rev. Ivan Schwenn officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, near Arcadia.
 
Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Sunday, July 21, 2002, in the Harrold-Floriana Funeral home, Fostoria, and one hour prior to the services at the church on Monday.
 

Memorials may be made to the Bascom United Methodist Church, Bascom.



HOFFMAN, QUINN A.
 
   A funeral Mass for Quinn A. Hoffman, 28, of Tiffin, and formerly of Fostoria, will be celebrated  at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, the Rev. Mark Bowers officiating.   Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.
 
  Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, where a  scripture service will be held at 8 p.m. A rosary will be recited at 10 a.m. Thursday at the church.
 
  Mr. Hoffman died at 12:50 a.m. Sunday, July 28, 2002, from injuries suffered in an auto accident on  Ohio 53 on Catawba Island.
 
  He was born Sept. 29, 1973, in Fostoria to Darrell "Rick" and Karen (LaFountaine) Hoffman Jr. They survive in Fostoria.
 
  Also surviving are a sister, Kelly Hoffman, Cross Junction, Va.; maternal grandmother Mary Anna  LaFountaine, New Reigel; and paternal grandparents Darrell and Helen Hoffman Sr., Fostoria.
 
  He was preceded in death by a brother, Brian.
 
  Mr. Hoffman was an engineer for Findlex Corp.
 
  He was a 1992 graduate of Fostoria High School, where he was in the Chamber Chorale.
 
  He was a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church.
 

  Memorials may be made to Redmen Music Boosters.



HAMMER, TRESSIE B.
 
  FOSTORIA -- Tressie B. Hammer, 80, formerly of 542 Stinchcomb Drive, Fostoria, died at 2 a.m.Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at Independence House, Fostoria.
 
  She was born June 5, 1922, in Bucyrus to Homer E. and Erma Floydie (Chance) Gatchell. She married Clarence E. Hammer on Nov. 1, 1942, and he died March 15, 1990.
 
  Surviving are a son, David E. of Cincinnati; three daughters, Mrs. Stan (Maria L.) Shrider, Findlay; Mrs.Louis (Jeannette A.) Arbogast and Erma J. Kummerer, both of Fostoria; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and a brother, James R. Gatchell, Bucyrus.
 
  She was preceded in death by a grandchild; and a brother, Darl Gatchell.
 
  Mrs. Hammer was a baker at the former Boff's Bakery, Fostoria.
 
  She was affiliated with Upper Room Church, Findlay; and Faith Tabernacle Church, Fostoria. She was a member of the National Library of Poetry and a former member of VFW Post 421 Auxiliary, Fostoria.
 
  She was awarded Mom Ohio in the 1996 Mom USA Pageant.
 
  She was a 1940 graduate of Bucyrus High School.
 
  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Revs. Donald Goodwin and Terry Steinhauer officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay.
 
  Visitation will be held from 1-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday and an hour before services Monday at the funeral home.
 
  Memorials may be made to American Lung Association, South Shore Branch, 226 Ohio 61 E.,
  Norwalk, 44857-9705; or National Federation of the Blind, 237 Oak St., Oberlin, 44074 1517.


  
IMMEL, LINDA
 
  Linda Kay Immel, 57, of Bowling Green, and formerly of Findlay and North Baltimore,
  died at 6:05 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2002, at St. Luke's Hospital, Maumee.
 
  She was born Oct. 5, 1944, in Tiffin to Lester John and Elizabeth (Barker) Immel.
 
  Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Lawrence (Janice T.) Yost, Mansfield; and Mrs. Richard (Nancy S.) Burley, Fostoria; and a brother, Charles Frederick Immel, Clearwater, Fla.
 
  She was preceded in death by a half sister, Jessie Anderson.
 
  Ms. Immel worked in child care and cleaning.
 
  She was a former member of Fostoria Assembly of God.
 
  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev.Donald Goodwin officiating. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery, Tiffin.
 
  Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
 

  Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 110 S. Main Street, Findlay, 45840.



HEDRICK, MARGARET
 
Margaret G. "Jennie" Hedrick, 83, formerly of Fostoria, died at 8:12 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, 2002, in Fox Run Manor, Findlay.
 
She was born June 3, 1919, in Midlothian, Md., to Edward and Lula (Conrad) Taylor. She married Emery Hedrick in August
1952 and he died in June 1993.
 
Survivors include: two step sons, Allen Thomas of Florida and James Hedrick of Ohio; two daughters, Janice Sobczyk of
Naples, Fla., and Sonja L. Combs of Fostoria; a step daughter, Cody Hedrick; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Harry Taylor of Duncanville, Pa.; and a sister, Betty Gibson of Tucson, Ariz.
 
Funeral will be Wednesday at Durst Funeral Home, Frostburg, Md., with burial in Frostburg Memorial Park, Md.
 

Visitation is 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria; and Tuesday at the Durst Funeral Home in Frostburg


HAVER, ILENE J.

Ilene J. Haver, 71, of Betty Lane, Fostoria, died 11:20 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, 2002, at Independence House in Fostoria.

 
She was born Sept. 19, 1930, in North Baltimore to Lawrence and Irene E. (Miller) Lindenman. On June 28, 1952, she married Laurence Haver in Fostoria.
 
Surviving are: her husband, Laurence Haver of Fostoria; a son, Scott Haver of Fostoria; a daughter, Mrs. Suzanne (Robert) Speelman of Findlay; a sister, Mrs. Jane (Nelson) Hazeltine of Chapin, S.C.; two grandchildren, Lauren and Carly Speelman of Findlay.
 
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Irene Lindenman.
 
Mrs. Haver retired in 1991 as a kindergarten teacher for the Fostoria City Schools, with 30 years of service. She was a 1948 graduate of Fostoria High School and a l952 graduate of Bowling Green State University with a bachelor of Science in education.  She was a member of WEsley United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Alpha Delta Kappa.  Mrs. Haver was named Teacher of the Year in 1984 and became the first recipient of the H.L. Ford Excellence in Education Award.  She volunteered with the "Right to Read" Program and Meals on Wheels in Fostoria and was also a Fostoria Redmen Booster
 
Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home in Fostoria, with the Rev. Branson Hawkes officiating. Burial will be in Emma Pillars Garden of Memory in Fostoria's Fountain Cemetery.
 
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
 

Memorials may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church or to a charity of the donor's choice.



JACOB, CLARENCE L.
 
Clarence L. "Jakie" Jacob, 85, of VanBuren Street, Fostoria, died at 12:37 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, 2002, in East Lansing
Mich.
 
He was born April 15, 1917, in Fostoria to Earl and Esther (Nick) Jacob. On July 13, 1940, he married Jean (Conklin) Jacob in Fostoria.  She survives in Fostoria.
 
Other survivors include: a son Charles (Margaret) Jacob of New Milford, Conn.; two daughters, Mrs. Mary (William) Boss of East Lansing, Mich., and Mrs. Beth (Richard) Ferrari of Saratoga, Calif; two sisters, Mrs. Leola (Vincent) Omlar of Findlay and Marguerite Burgess of Brandon, Fla.; eight grandchildren, Christopher, Robert and Gillian Jacob; Brian and Katie Boss; Jushua, Sara and Alyssia Ferrari.
 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Esther Jacob, and a sister, Estella Williams.
 
Mr. Jacob retired in 1986 as the auditor for the city of Fostoria, with 23 years of service. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving during World War II.  He was a 1935 graduate of Fostoria High School and attended Ohio State University.  Mr. Jacob was a life member of local and national committees of the American Red Cross; Kaubish Memorial Library Board of Trustees, Board member of Good Shepherd Nursing Home; active with the City Planning Commission; Fostoria Bureau of Concern; Fostoria Republican Club; Fostoria Kiwanis Club; past commander of the Fostoria American Legion; past troop leader of the Boy Scouts of America; past president of the Ohio Municipal Financial League and was an avid coin collector and wood worker.
 
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, where the rosary will be prayed at 10 a.m. The Rev. Daniel Ring officiating.  Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria, with military honors by the Joint Veterans Group of Fostoria.
 
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home in Fostoria.
 

Memorials may be made to Kaubisch Memorial Library or to the Fostoria Chapter of the American Red Cross.



HARTMAN, CHARLES M.
 
  BUCYRUS -- Funeral services for Charles M. "Charlie" Hartman, 71, of Lexington, Ohio, and formerly   of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home, Bucyrus, the Rev. Stan Walters  officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Van Buren.
 
  Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. August 22 and from 11 a.m. until services on the 23rd at the funeral home.
 
  Mr. Hartman died at 5:46 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2002, at Marion General Hospital.
 
  He was born June 28, 1931, in Portsmouth to Samuel Myers and Gladys Marie (Mershon) Hartman, and  his mother survives.
 
  Also surviving are two sons, Randal J. and Richard William, both of Iowa Park, Texas; three
  grandchildren; and two brothers, Stephen Marlin Dean of Fremont; and Robert Lee of Fostoria.
 
  Mr. Hartman retired from Timken Co., Bucyrus.  He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, serving in Panama.   He attended Fostoria schools.
 

  He was a member of VFW 1078, American Legion 181, Eagles and Moose, all in Bucyrus; and was a  32nd degree Mason, Valley of Toledo.



JACKSON, EDNA
 
  Graveside services for Edna Mae Jackson, 60, of North Poplar Street, Fostoria, will be
  held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria, the Rev. Jim Michaels officiating.
 
  There will be no visitation.
 
  Mrs. Jackson died at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2002, at her residence.
 
  She was born March 21, 1942, in Buskirk, Ky. to Lindsey and Opal (Cox) Ferguson Jr. She married  Edwin W. Jackson Sr. on Feb. 3, 1962, and he died Sept. 19, 1992.
 
  Surviving are two sons, Victor and Edwin Jr., both of Fostoria; a daughter, Mrs. Steven (Elizabeth)  Alokan, Birmingham, Ala.; a stepdaughter, Nancy Stiger, Fostoria; seven grandchildren; five brothers,  Edgar Ferguson, El Paso, Texas; Allen Ferguson, Carey; Joseph Ferguson, Upper Sandusky; Gary  Ferguson, Clyde; and Donald Ferguson, Bettsville; and two sisters, Kathy Ferguson, Lexington, Ky.; and  Karen Moore, Portsmouth.
 
  Mrs. Jackson retired in 1999 as a cook at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria, after 18 years. She  formerly was a cook at the Black Cat for 12 years.
 
  Memorials may be made to Seneca County Hospice or Bridge Home Health & Hospice of Hancock  County.
 

  Arrangements are by Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.



INSLEY, ALMA M.
 
  ARCADIA -- Funeral services for Alma M. Insley, 81, of 3947 Tonwship Road 243, Arcadia, will be  held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, the Rev. Christopher D. Cravens officiating.  Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay.
 
  Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
 
  Mrs. Insley died at 12:06 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2002, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center,  Toledo.
 
  She was born Aug. 18, 1921, in Ohio to Hepron and Idella (Dillon) Steiner. She married Gayle W.  Insley on June 15, 1947, in North Baltimore, and he died July 17, 1988.
 
  Surviving are two sons, Dennis L. of Sarnia, Ontario, Canada; and Robert G. of Denton, Texas; a  daughter, Diana K. Insley, Findlay; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three brothers, Carl  Steiner, Archbold; Hubert Steiner, Fostoria; and Virgil Dillon, San Antonio, Texas; and three sisters,  Mrs. Rex (Alice) Hendricks, Vanlue; Mrs. Fred (Corrine) Bauer, Fostoria; and Mrs. Gene (Verna)  Smelser, Amsden.
 
  She was preceded in death by a brother, Wilbur Steiner; and a sister, Carrie Frizzell.
 
  Mrs. Insley was a homemaker and had worked at the glove factory for five years.
 

  Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.



HILL, DAVID EARL, Sr.
 
David Earl Hill Sr., 71, of Donna, Texas, passed away Sept. 10, 2002, in Knapp Medical Center, Weslaco, Texas.
 
He was born in Fostoria Feb. 6, 1931, He married Clara Baker on June 30, 1951, and owned the Yellow Cab Taxi Service in Fostoria.
 
Surviving Mr. Hill is his loving wife of 51 years, Clara, of Donna; sons, David E. Hill Jr. and wife Nina of Weslaco and Dennis Lee Hill and wife, Kendall of Donna; daughters, Sherry Ann Walker and husband, Curtis of Sweetwater and Suzette Moncus and husband, Keene of Weslaco; grandchildren, Melissa Martin, Amy Moncus, Vanessa Ann Hill, Michelle Clare Hill and Lauren Elizabeth Walker; sisters, Virginia Sussang and husband, Gene of Weslaco and Barbara Ann Klopp of Winterhaven, FL and a brother, Robert R. Hill of Weslaco. Also surviving him and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
 
He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict reaching the rank of sergeant. In 1961, he moved from Ohio to Donna and later worked at Knapp Motor and Sherry-Barbee Implement Co. in Weslaco and owned and operated the Humble Gas Station at the corner of Missouri and Business 83 in Weslaco. He and his wife purchased French's Repair Service in 1965 and operated it until the time of his death.
 
David was a member of the Donna Masonic Lodge 1136 where he obtained the prestigious position of Worshipable Master and became a 32nd degree Master Mason and was a member of the Al Amin Shrine Temple of Corpus Christi. As a member of the Weslaco Elks Lodge 2057, he was elected Exhaulted Ruler for three terms and at the time of his death was serving as secretary of the lodge. For his devotion to the lodge, he was awarded Elk of the Year in 1985.
 
He was also a member of the board of directors of the Texas Elks Children's Service Hospital, Octine, Texas, and was elected as district vice president of the Texas Elks Association and served as the District Deputy Grand Exhaulted Ruler for the Southern District of Texas of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. He was also a member of the Weslaco Noon Lions Club, the Terlingua American Legion Post 10464, where he was awarded a lifetime membership for his dedication and also was a member of the Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce.
 
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2002, at McCaleb Funeral Home Chapel of Weslaco. The Rev. Howard Bloomquist, pastor of the First Christian Church of Weslaco and the Weslaco Elks Lodge 2057 officiated. Interment followed at Highland Memorial Park, Weslaco, Masonic graveside rites were conducted by the Donna Masonic Lodge 1136.  Serving as pallbearers were Dennis Eugene Hill, Jim Watson, Bob Watson, Mark Watson, Tom Watson, Keene Moncus and officers and members of the Weslaco Elks Lodge 2057. Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to the Elks Children's Service 201 S. Border, Weslaco, Texas 78596.
 
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of McCaleb Funeral Home of Weslaco.

 



HARDEN, VIRGINIA B.
 
Virginia B. Harden, 71, of 628 Woodward Ave., Fostoria, died at 11:09 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2002, in Fostoria
Community Hospital.
 
She was born May 12, 1931, in Carey to Virgil and Mary Leona (Frey) Thompson. They are deceased. She married Watson
O. "Bud" Harden Aug. 27, 1950, in Fostoria. He survives in Fostoria.
 
Other survivors include: two sons, Terry D. of Fostoria, and Harvey J. "Jay" of Cygnet; two daughters, Diana Pitts of Fostoria, and Rexella "Sis" Devylder of Defiance; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; two step-grandchildren; eight step-gret-grandchildren; a brother, Norman "Bill" Thompson of Findlay; and a stepbrother, Jack Brubaker of Fostoria.
 
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Mann-Hare Funeral Home, Fostoria, with interment in Knollcrest Gardens,
Arcadia.
 

Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home where Eagles Auxiliary Memorial Services will be conducted at 7 p.m.



HAWS, BETTY
 
  Betty Jane Haws, 82, of 637 Davis St., died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2002, at Winebrenner Extended Care  Facility.
 
  She was born March 27, 1920, in Kalida to Carl F. and C. Marie (Hutton) Stauffer. She married Harold  Ritter, and they were divorced. She later married Delmar Haws, and they were divorced. They both  preceded her in death.
 
  Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Robert (Dixie) Myers, Mrs. Dennis (Bonnie) Yeager, Mrs. John  (Nancy) Shoop and Mrs. Paul (Anna) Reusch; two sons, Harold "Bud" Ritter and Daniel Haws; 16  grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Carl William Stauffer, Fostoria; Gerald Stauffer,  Mission, Texas; James Stauffer, Reston, Va.; and a sister, Mrs. Arlo (Patricia) Miles.
 
  She was preceded in death by a daughter, Denise Pearson; and two sisters, Frederick M. Pugh and M.  Joyce Sites.
 
  Mrs. Haws was a retired cook at several area restaurants, including Carriage House, Lucky's, Dog  House/The Gathering and Oler's.
 
  She was a 1938 graduate of Findlay High School.
 
  She was a member of Women of the Moose.
 
  Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, the Rev. Alan  Schroeder officiating. Burial will be private.
 
  Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. until services Tuesday at the funeral home.
 

  Memorials may be made to Bridge Home Health & Hospice, 415 College St., Findlay.



DENNIS, HERMAN A.
 
Herman A. Dennis, 88, of Burnham Drive, Fostoria, died at 4:09 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002 in St. Luke's Hospital in Maumee. He was born Aug. 6, 1914 in Fostoria to Ansel and Clara (Gobel) Dennis. He first married Dorothy Rowles in 1941 in Fostoria, she died in 1983. He then married Wanda Pelton-Crammer in Nov. 1985 in Fostoria, she died in 1993.
 
Surviving include: a step-son, Larry Crammer of N.Y.; two step-daughters, Mrs. Linda Hathaway of Bryan, and Mrs. Lois Myers of Fostoria; a brother, Joel Dennis-Basinger of Fostoria; two sisters, Gladys Dennis-Basinger of Fostoria, and Anselia Regnier of Eclectic, AL; seven step grandchildren and six step great-grandchildren.
 
Mr. Dennis was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during WW II and a recipient of the Purple Heart.
 
Services at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14, 2002 at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria. Burial at Fountain Cemetery, where Military Honors will be conducted by the Joint Veterans Group of Fostoria.
 
Visitation hours are from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

JONES, RUSSELL U.
 
  Russell U. Jones, 94, a resident of St. Catherine's Care Center, Fostoria, died at 11:50 a.m.
  Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2002, at the care center.
 
  He was born Dec. 15, 1907, in Fostoria to Russell and Hazel (Moore) Jones. He married Marie Doll on   Aug. 29, 1932, and she died Jan. 10, 1998.
 
  Mr. Jones retired in 1976 as manager of Ohio State Liquor Store, Fostoria. He previously owned and  operated Jones Recreation, Fostoria.
 
  He was a member of Fostoria Eagles and Senior Citizens.
 
  He attended Fostoria High School.
 
  Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev.  Terry McBeath officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.
 
  Visitation will be held an hour before services Friday at the funeral home.
 
  Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.


HAGERMAN, RAYMOND CLINTON
Brother of Fostorian
 
Raymond Clinton Hagerman, 65, of 531 S. Patterson St., Carey, died at noon Friday, Nov. 8, 2002, at his residence.
 
He was born Jan. 6, 1937 in Carey to the late Millard R. and Mary M. (Puchta) Hagerman.
 
Surviving are: two brothers, James P. Hagerman of Findlay and Millard R. Hagerman Jr. of Carey; and a sister, Donna L. Sherman of Fostoria.
 
Funeral will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home in Carey. Burial will be in Spring Grove Cemetery in Carey.
 
Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.


HEINZE, DELBERT J.
 
  Funeral services for Delbert J. Heinze, 79, of 1521 N. Countyline St., Fostoria, will be held at 10:30a.m. Monday at Hoening funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. David Chapman officiating.  Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay, with military rites by United Veterans of Fostoria.
  
 
  Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where an Eagles memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. 
 
  Mr. Heinze died at 5:09 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2002 at Medical College of Ohio, Toledo.
 
  He was born June 4, 1923 in Seneca County to Ernest and Della (Sickles) Heinze. He married Mildred Spires on Dec. 28, 1967 in Findlay and she died Nov. 21, 2001.  
 
  Surviving is a sister, Pauline Sendelbach, Fostoria.
 
  He was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Thompson.
 
  Mr. Heinze retired in 1985 from Union Carbide Corp. (now National Electrical Carbon Corp.), Fostoria, after 44 years.
 
 
  He was a member of United Sportsmen, VFW Post 421, American Legion Post 73, Eagles Aerie 430 and Moose Lodge 1567, all in Fostoria.
 
 
  He was a U.S. Army Air Corp veteran of World War II, serving in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater.
 
  Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.


HUGHES, JAMES
 
James "Homer" Hughes, 79, of 1548 State Route 53, Lot 6, died 8:20 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 2002, at home.
 
He was born June 18, 1923 in Salyersville, Ky. to Cyrus C. and Ora (Hackworth) Hughes. He married Mrs. Irene (Adams) in 1940. She is deceased, He then married Mrs. Carol (Tucker) in 1954. She is deceased.  Then he married Catherine (Adams) on June 15, 1996. She survives.
 
Also surviving are : his children: Mr. Danny Hughes of Lake Wales, Fla., Mr. Gary Hughes of Spring, Texas, Mr. Mark Hughes of Columbus, Mr. Donald Hughes of Findlay, Mr. Charles Hughes of Fostoria, Mr. Homer Lee Hughes of Cocoa, Fla., Mr. James M. (Dink) Hughes of Fostoria, Mr. Malcoln Hughes of Cocoa, Fla., Mrs. Tim (Sandra) Boden of Fostoria,
Mrs. Darrell (Ora) Brown of Fostoria, Mrs. James (Joyce) Spurlock of rural Sycamore; 19 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 12 step grandchildren and 20 step great-grandchildren; Step children: Mr. Robert Adams of Bloomville, Mr. David Adams of Rome City, Inc., Christine Keezer of Ann Arbor, Mich., Mrs. George (Alene) Wise of rural Upper Sandusky; a brother, Mr. Haskell Hughes of Winter Haven, Fla.; a sister, Dorothy Adams of Albion, Mich.
 
He was preceded in death by his parents; two wives; a step-son, James Adams; four brothers; two grandchildren; a step-grandchild and a step great-grandchild.
 
Mr. Hughes was self-employed and had retired as owner of Hughes Bait and Variety Store in Fostoria and loved to go to Flea Markets. He was a member of Pentecostal Tabernacle of Oceola. He was a U.S.Navy veteran of World War II, where he served aboard the USS Polaris. Mr. Hughes received a Bronze Star.
 
Funeral will be 11 a,m. Friday, Nov. 22 at the Walton-Moore Funeral Home in Sycamore, with the Rev. Carl Angel and the Rev. James Spurlock officiating. Burial will be at a later date.
 
Visitation will be 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
 
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.


HARRISON, KATHRYN E.
 
Kathryn E. Harrison, 102, died 10:33 p.m. at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Fostoria, where she was a resident.
 
She was born Aug. 9, 1900, in Seneca County, to Irvin and Alice (Wyer) Trumbo. She married Ray W. Harrison on Sept. 12, 1917, in Hancock County.  He died Oct. 9, 1968.
 
Surviving are: two sons, Royal and Frank Harrison, both of Fostoria; a daughter, Mrs. Donald (Betty) Shaull of Tiffin; six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
 
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; a sister, Florence Trumbo and a granddaughter, Janet Schmidt.
 
Mrs. Harrison was a homemaker and member of the Rehoboth United Methodist Church in Fostoria. She was a former member of Women's Christian Temperance Union and United Methodist Woman of the Church.
 
Funeral will be 1:30 pm. Saturday at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary Staats officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery in Fostoria.
 
Visitation will be Saturday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
 
Memorials may be made to Rehoboth United Methodist Church in Fostoria or to a charity of the donor's choice.


HENDRICKS, DALE
 
Dale Hendricks, 76, of 613 Broadway, Fostoria, died at 1:38 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, 2002, in The Toledo Hospital.
 
He was born June 5, 1926, in Vanlue to Howard E. and Eva (Orwick) Hendricks who are deceased. He married Cleora A. Coleman Oct. 26, 1946, in St. Wendelin's in Fostoria and she survives in Fostoria.
 
Other survivors include: seven sons, Charles W. and Robert A. of Fostoria, Donald E. of Longmont, Colo., James H. of West Millgrove, Gregory D. of Colorado Springs, Colo., Douglas C. of Cleveland, and Mark A. of Oswego, NY (US Navy); 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Paul of Port clinton; and a sister, Shirley Pierce of West Millgrove.
 
He was a U.S. Navy veteran during World War II.
 
A Rosary will be prayed at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in St. Nicholas Parish Cemetery, Frenchtown, where the United Veterans of Fostoria will conduct military honors.
 
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, where there will be a Christian wake service at 8:30 p.m.


HILLIER, CLAUDIA R.
 
   Funeral services for Claudia R. Hillier, 99, of Rock Street, Fostoria, will be held at 11 a.m.
  Thursday at Wesley United Methodist Church, Fostoria, the Rev. Branson Hawkes officiating.
  Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.
 
  Visitation will be held an hour before services Thursday at the church.
 
  Mrs. Hillier died at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2002 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria.
 
  She was born March 28, 1903 in Sycamore to Frank and Olive McClellan. She married Clarence E.  Hillier on April 20, 1925, in Fostoria, and he died April 15, 1980.
 
  Surviving are a son, Michael G. of Scituate, Mass.; a daughter, Mrs. James (Diane) Macdonald,  Englewood, N.J.; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
 
  She was preceded in death by a stepfather, G.A. Fountaine.
 
  Mrs. Hillier was a homemaker.
 
  She was a 1921 graduate of Fostoria High School and attended Tiffin University.
 
  She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, Fostoria Forum & Altrusa Club and Toledo  Weaver's Guild.
 
  Memorials may be made to the church, Fostoria Community Hospital or a charity of the donor's choice.
 
  Arrangements are by Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.

 

Information gathered by William Cline & Ruth Watson
 

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