Alma Smith

Alma R. Smith, 90, formerly of Sycamore, died at 4:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at Orchard Park Assisted Living, Bucyrus.         Surviving are the following children, Linda (Jerome) Gubernath, Bucyrus; Jean (Robert) Hunter, Galion; Paul (Deborah) Smith Jr., Florence, Colo.; Ronald (Barbara) Smith, rural Sycamore; Thomas (Debra) Smith, Tiffin; James Smith, Coldwater, Mich.;…

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Robert Johnson

Robert D. Johnson, 76, Forest, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Findlay Hospice Care Center. He is survived by his daughter, Terrie Johnson, Findlay. Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, at Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22,…

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Terry Doss

Terry L. Doss, age 83, of Sycamore, died at 8:31 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born on June 29, 1935, in Mansfield, to Daryl and Altha (Winner) Ransom. She married Eddie L. Doss on June 14, 1953, at the Sycamore United Methodist Church and he survives.      …

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David Courtright

David Courtright, 58, of McComb, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay, after a courageous fight with cancer. David was born on Dec. 27, 1959, in Findlay, to the late Elmer and Wilma (Sizemore) Courtright.         David is survived by his daughter, Lindsay (Kennith) Smith of Tiffin; sisters,…

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Gary Overbee

Gary Scott Overbee, 54, of Upper Sandusky, died at 7:29 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay. Born Oct. 2, 1963, in Findlay, he was the son of Isaac and Betty Sue (Combs) Overbee Jr. His mother survives in Carey. His father preceded him in death. He is survived by seven…

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Virginia Levans

Virginia Lee (Hall) Levans, 78, of Fremont, and formerly of Sycamore, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, at Pristine Senior Living and Post-Acute Care Nursing Home, Fremont. She is survived by three siblings, Tom (Linda) Hall, Fort Wayne, Ind.; Karen (Tim) Fowley, Temperance, Mich.; and Jim (Betty) Hall, Tiffin. Private graveside services will be held…

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Gerald Orians

Gerald F Orians, age 96, was born in Carey, on June 26, 1922, and passed away in Akron, on Sept.  5, 2018. He is survived by a daughter, Laura Beringer; grandchildren, Alan (Katy) Beringer and Renee Beringer; great-grandchildren, Jonah, Elim and Luke Beringer; brother-in-law, Harold Ulman; sister-in-laws, Mary Theresa Orians, Marilyn Jean Orians and Erlene…

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Lois Brewer

Lois A. Brewer, 87, of rural Sycamore, died early Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, at Carlisle Place in Bucyrus, where she had recently moved after a few months of failing health. She was born in Crawford County on Jan. 3, 1931, to the late Franz M. and Mary W. (McLaughlin) Stetzer. Lois graduated from Holmes-Liberty in…

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Orville Burton

Orville W. Burton, 88, Upper Sandusky, died at 12:44 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Sally (Fox) Burton, Upper Sandusky; and his sons, Raymond Burton, Painsville; Ronald (Carla) Burton and Mark (Jennifer) Burton, both of Lewisburg, Tenn.; and Randy (Deann) Burton, North Baltimore. Visitation will be…

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Norman Lafferty

Norman Lafferty, 79, Forest, passed away at 11:13 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Thelma (Sheets) Lafferty; and children, Sheryl (Gary) Camper, Jody (Lee Watkins) Camper, Tammy (Andy) Bordner, Scott Lafferty and Tracy (Allen) Huffman. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 7,…

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