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Obituaries

Ginger Newland

Ginger Newland

April 26, 1955 — August 24, 2014
Service: August 28, 2014

Ginger Newland, age 59 of Lima and formerly of Cridersville, died at 3:17 p.m., Sunday, in her residence. She was born April 26, 1955 to the late Edward and Juanita Wells Shoffner. She married Reula Sreno Newland, who survives. Mrs. Newland was a homemaker, loved to cook, garden, and helping people. She is also survived by 2 sons – Shang Michael (Denise) Newland of Elida; Brandon L. (Kylie Werling) Newland of Wapakoneta; 5...

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Karen Sue Joseph

Karen Sue Joseph

October 1, 1948 — August 23, 2014
Service: August 27, 2014

Karen Sue Joseph, age 65 of Port Clinton formerly of Lima, died at 6:52 a.m., Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Stein Hospice Center in Sandusky. She was born October 1, 1948 in Lima, Ohio; the daughter of the late Harold and Esther Mallow Hanes. On September 15, 2000 she married Lynn E. Joseph, Sr. who survives. Mrs. Joseph was a homemaker and had attended St. Matthew Lutheran Church. She worked as a housekeeper for many people and was a...

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Richard 'Buffy' Buffenbarger

Richard 'Buffy' Buffenbarger

September 25, 1954 — August 22, 2014
Service: No Services

Richard E. Buffenbarger, age 59 of Wapakoenta, Ohio, died Friday morning, August 22, 2014 at his residence. He was born September 25, 1954 to the late Glenn E. and Eulabelle Jenkins Buffenbarger. Richard worked at the Auglaize Industries Workshop in New Bremen, Ohio for 41 years. He is survived by his brother – Jim (Sandra) Buffenbarger of Lima; his nephew – Randy (Jan) Buffenbarger of Leesburg, VA., his nieces – Shelly (Darin)...

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Donald L. Mack

Donald L. Mack

January 29, 1930 — August 22, 2014
Service: August 24, 2014

Donald L. Mack age 84, of Wapakoneta died 9:30 a.m. Friday at his residence. He was born January 29, 1930 on the family farm near Buckland to the late Carl Lavonne and Tessie Iola Reed Mack. He married Jo- Ann Thompson Jan. 4, 1953 and she survives. Don was a retired farmer and had worked for Ford. He was a member of Hartford Christian Church and former member of Young Farmers Group of Spencerville, Jolly Timers/Wagon Wheelers Western...

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Gary  W. Joseph, Sr.

Gary W. Joseph, Sr.

February 22, 1945 — August 21, 2014
Service: August 26, 2014

Gary W. Joseph, Sr., age 69 of Elida, died at 11:45 a.m., Thursday, August 21, 2014 at his residence. He was born February 22, 1945 in Alger, Ohio; the son of the late Joshua and Frances Collingsworth Joseph. On July 27, 1963 he married Gloria J. Swem, who survives. Mr. Joseph retired as a supervisor with Allen County Regional Transit Authority. Before his retirement with RTA he drove a truck with Roeder Cartage. His hobbies included...

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Jo Ann Blank

Jo Ann Blank

September 5, 1929 — August 16, 2014
Service: August 19, 2014

JoAnn Blank, age 84 of Cridersville, died 10:50 p.m., Saturday Aug. 16 at Lima manor Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 5, 1929 to the late Ira B. & Lois Lucille Allstetter Keller. She married Harry W. Blank June 10, 1951 and he preceded her in death March 16, 1990. Mrs. Blank had worked for Woolworth for 33 years and had also been a receptionist for Dr. David Nielson. She was a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church and had graduated from Lima...

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David R. Unger

David R. Unger

January 24, 1948 — August 16, 2014
Service: August 18, 2014

David R. Unger, age 66 of Lima, died 7:02 a.m., Saturday Aug. 16 at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born Jan. 24, 1948 to the late Richard and Florence Unger. He was formerly married to Lesta Wortman and she survives in Lima. Mr. Unger was the former owner of Unger's Chair Rental and was a member of First Evangelical and Reformed Church of Lima. He had served in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Vietnam War. He loved to fish on Lake Erie...

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Jonathan  E. Gray

Jonathan E. Gray

June 14, 1964 — August 11, 2014
Service: August 15, 2014

Jonathan E. Gray age 50, of Wapakoneta and formerly of Findlay, died at his residence follow an extended illness. He was born June 14, 1964 in Findlay to Richard James and Mary Lou Rader Gray of Findlay. His mother survives in Findlay. On June 16, 2001 he married Penny L. Wade and who survives in Wapakoneta. Mr. Gray had previously worked at Honda and was a member of Rousculp Church of Christ. He graduated from Findlay High School and then...

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Jeri D. Dotson Modschiedler

Jeri D. Dotson Modschiedler

August 6, 1975 — August 11, 2014
Service: August 14, 2014

Jeri Dotson-Modschiedler (MO) , age 39 of Lima Ohio, lost her fight with cancer in the comfort of her home with her husband at her side on Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:58 a.m. She was born August 6th, 1975 to Wayne and Sarah (Severt) Dotson in St Mary's Ohio. Jeri was a 1993 graduate of Shawnee High School and a very active parent in the Shawnee sports programs. Jeri was a 911 dispatcher with the Allen County Sheriffs Office for more then...

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Susan M. Griesemer

Susan M. Griesemer

October 24, 1956 — August 8, 2014
Service: August 16, 2014

Susan M. Griesemer, age 57, of Lima went home to be with her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ at 4:45 a.m. on Aug. 8 at her residence. She was born Oct. 24, 1956 to the late Melvin P. and Ruth Reichenbach Gorrow in Detroit, MI. She married Lawrence B. Griesemer June 29, 1979 and he survives in Lima. Mrs. Griesemer was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and intercessor. Susan loved to be with family. She was a member of Calvary Chapel of Lima...

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