All Obituaries


Andrew Elder


Andrew Michael Elder, 34, of Delphos, died Monday, July 24, 2017, at his residence. He was born Jan. 11, 1983, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. His mother and stepfather, Jan (Dave) Ashby, survive of...

Ralph Garwood


Ralph Wilson Garwood, of Van Wert, died 5:23 pm Monday, July 24, 2017 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice. He was born May 30, 1937, in Willshire Township, Van Wert County, to the late Naomi Esther...

Max Kreischer


Max W. Kreischer, 76, of Van Wert, passed away at 1:28 pm Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN.  He was born January 28, 1941 in Van Wert County, Ohio to his late...

Janet Risley


Janet K. Risley, 72, of Van Wert, died at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at Hospice Home of Fort Wayne, Indiana. She was born Nov. 14, 1944, in Van Wert, to Thelma Opal (Leonard) Barnhart...

Martha VanEman


Martha E. VinEman, 81, of Venedocia, Ohio, died at 11:47 pm Sunday, July 9, 2017 at Vancrest of Van Wert. She was born October 13, 1935, in Van Wert County, to the late John &...

Jonathan Brock


Jonathan G. Brock, 69, of Van Wert went to be with his Lord 5:30 p.m. Friday, July 7, 2017, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born August 24, 1947, in Hartford City, Indiana,...

Justine Jerome


Justine D. Jerome, 31, of Van Wert died Monday, July 3, 2017, at her residence. She was born February 12, 1986, in Van Wert to Daniel Barry and Cheryl (Riley) Jerome, who both...

Connie Roop


Connie L. Roop, 81, of Scott, died at 6:22 a.m. Friday, June 30, 2017, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice. She was born Feb. 11, 1936, in Grover Hill, Ohio, to Nina (Clear) Stahl and Isaac Stahl....

Dorothy Kaduk


Dorothy Mae (Sherburn) Kaduk went to be with her Lord on June 28, 2017 at the CHP  Van Wert Inpatient Hospice. She was born on July 28, 1922 to the late Earl J. Sherburn and the late Norma...

Charles Balyeat


Charles M. Balyeat passed away peacefully on June 27, 2017 at Brookshire Healthcare Center after a long and brave battle with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. Charlie, as his...
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