November 6, 2018Robert "Bubba" Coffman, 41 of Lima, passed away November 6, 2018, at his residence, surrounded by his family. Bubba was born March 27, 1977 in Lima to James and Janice (Miller) Coffman, who preceded him in death. He was a laborer at Master Main
November 6, 2018Wapakoneta, Ohio Beverly R. (Mumford) Little, 72, of Wapakoneta, formerly of Zanesville and Lima, passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 9:15 AM, at the Gardens Wapakoneta after a long battle with heart failure, which she bravely fought over th
November 5, 2018Bluffton Alice Ruth Pannabecker Ramseyer died Monday, November 5, 2018. She was born in Kai Chow, China on September 27, 1929 to Mennonite missionaries S. F. “Floyd” and Sylvia (Tschantz) Pannabecker. She joined two brothers in the family, Dic
November 5, 2018Donald K. Phillips, 85, passed away at 1:25 am November 5, 2018 at Kindred Hospital. He was born October 11, 1933 in Lima to Iven "Glenn" and Gladys L. (Campbell) Phillips who preceded him in death. On July 20, 1956 he married Joyce E. McKillip wh
November 4, 2018Benjamin Thomas "Ben" Stoner, age 78, passed away November 4, 2018, at 10:37 am, surrounded by his family at his residence. Ben was born June 28, 1940 in Lima, OH, to Warren B. and Iva (Hefner) Stoner who preceded him in death. On September 9, 1962 h
November 2, 2018Shirley A. (McGullion) Baker, 78, of Lima went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ at 10:15 PM on Friday, November 2, 2018 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. She was born on March 5, 1940 in Lima, to Orba A. and Pauline H. (Cunningham) McGul
November 2, 2018Lima, Ohio Ross Cheney, age 64, was called home on Friday, November 2, 2018, at Lima Memorial Health System with his loving family and friends by his side. Ross was born November 5, 1953, in Lima, OH to Harold E. and Norma L. (Hartman) Chene
November 1, 2018Bluffton Willard "Will" K. Brewster, 79, passed away November 1, 2018 at Bluffton Hospital. Will was born July 13, 1939 in Monticello, Kentucky to the late Clarence and Mary (Troxel) Brewster. On July 2, 1960 he married Janice Triplehorn Brewster
October 31, 2018Pandora Paul S. Schutz, 96, passed away October 31, 2018 at Hilty Memorial Home in Pandora. Paul was born August 9, 1922 in Pandora to the late Hiram and Lucille (Weida) Schutz. On March 27, 1948 he married Dorothy Knepper Schutz who preceded him
October 31, 2018Bluffton Ann E. Badertscher, 77, passed away October 31, 2018 at the Mennonite Memorial Home in Bluffton. Ann was born January 26, 1941 in Bluffton to the late Denver and Olive (Schumacher) Zimmerly. On April 8, 1961 she married Robert Badertscher
October 30, 2018J. Chester "Chet" Ebling, age 84, was called into the presence of the Lord at 2:03 p.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at Lima Memorial Health System. Chet was born November 10, 1933 in Lima, to the late John Orville and Luella M. (Stump) Ebling.
October 29, 2018Lima, Ohio James L. Baber, 78, passed away on October 29, 2018, at 5:20 am, at his residence. Jim was born October 14, 1940 in Lima, OH, to Virgil and Jean (Graf) Stager who both preceded him in death. Jim graduated from Shawnee H
October 27, 2018Sharon Painter, 70, of Lima, passed away at 10:29 PM on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Lima Memorial Hospital. Survivors include her three sons; Daniel Long (Susan), Dean Long (Shelly), and Charles Taylor. Condolences may be expressed to the family
October 26, 2018David R. Sanderson, 63, passed away October 26, 2018, at 2:16 pm, at his residence surrounded by his amazing and loving family. David was born February 2, 1955 “You know…I am a Ground Hog”, in Lima, OH, to Robert E. and Lois J. (Cole) Sanderso
October 26, 2018Carol F. Lawson , age 80, went home to be with the Lord at 5:34 p.m. Friday, October 26, 2018, at Lima Memorial Health System. Carol was born May 14, 1938 in Lima, OH, to the late George and Donna (Kindel) Elwood. On January 7, 1963 she married
October 25, 2018William Noble Thomas, Elida, age 69, passed away October 25th, 2018 after a battle with cancer. Born in Gomer, Ohio, the son of Noble and Shirley Thomas, Bill Graduated from Gomer High School and Hocking Tech. Bill worked as a carpenter early in his
October 24, 2018Bluffton Ruth G. Badertscher, 93, passed away October 24, 2018. Ruth was born November 23, 1924 in Bluffton to the late Charles and Sophie (Geha) Hankish. On July 18, 1959 she married James Badertscher who preceded her in death on April 8, 2016.
October 24, 2018Jerry Lee Redman, age 75, passed away at 9:20 a.m. Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at Lima Memorial Health System. Jerry was born on August 17, 1943 to Mahlon J. and Helen (Krickenberger) Redman who both preceded him in death. Jerry was in the first g
October 23, 2018Ronald J. Klausing, 79, of Lima, passed away at 3:27 AM on Monday, October 23, 2018 at his residence. He was born on September 27, 1939 in Delphos, OH to George and Marie (Gerdeman) Klausing, who both preceded him in death. On February 18, 1995,
October 22, 2018Shirley Leatherman Sutherland Riddle, 95, passed away at 4:08 am, October 22, 2018 at Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center. Shirley was born October 8, 1923 in Auglaize County to Darrow and Laura (Lhamon) Leatherman who preceded her in death.
October 22, 2018Pandora Arthur E. Gratz, 84, passed away October 22, 2018 at Hilty Memorial Home in Pandora. Art was born January 3, 1934 in Bluffton to the late Omer and Wanda (Lora) Gratz. On January 28, 1986 he married Nancy Kline Gratz who preceded him in dea
October 22, 2018Harrod, OH Patricia Mae Stimmel Conkle was born September 1, 1930 to Perry Melvin Stimmel and Maude Mae Gant Stimmel. Throughout her journey with Alzheimer’s and until the stroke that felled her, Pat’s daily question was “What day is thi
October 21, 2018Dr. Howard E. "Cookie" Koch, 94, passed away at 4:43 PM on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Primrose Retirement Community of Lima. Dr. Koch was born September 7, 1924 in Cleveland, OH, to Arthur and Gertrude (Johns) Koch who both preceded him in death.
October 21, 2018Marion A. Murino, age 92, passed away October 21, 2018, at 12:30 pm, at Lima Convalescent Home. Marion was born April 18, 1926, in Ozone Park, NY, to John and Theresa A. (Aull) Harris who preceded her in death. On January 19, 1947, she married her c
October 20, 2018Lima, Ohio Dorothy E. Nichols, 87, passed away on October 20, 2018, at 7:57PM, at Lima Manor Nursing Home. Dottie was born September 23, 1931 in Gauley Bridge, WV, to John and Elizabeth (Pierson) McGraw who both preceded her in death.