Obituaries

08/13/1934

- 04/23/2024

08/13/1934 - 04/23/2024

Columbus Grove George G. Goldsberry, 89, went home to his heavenly father on April 23, 2024, from the Meadows of Ottawa. George was born August 13, 1934 in Hocking County, Ohio to Howard and Opal Gol...

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12/08/1947

- 04/24/2024

12/08/1947 - 04/24/2024

Pandora James “Jim” R. Steiner, 76, passed away April 24, 2024, at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Jim was born December 8, 1948 in Bluffton, to Woodrow and Betty (Clymer) Steiner who preceded him in...

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09/09/1930

- 04/23/2024

09/09/1930 - 04/23/2024

Harriett D. Sutherland-Hall, age 93, was called to her Heavenly Home at 10:15 p. m. on Tuesday, April 23, 2024, at Van Crest of Ada. Harriett was born September 9, 1930, in Allen County, OH, to the l...

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10/30/1997

- 04/21/2024

10/30/1997 - 04/21/2024

Brydon Ray Boop, 26, was taken from us on April 21, 2024. Brydon was born October 30, 1997 in Lima, to Benny Boop and Gina (Hutchison) Burden, who survive him in Lima. Brydon attended Shawnee High S...

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01/29/1972

- 04/21/2024

01/29/1972 - 04/21/2024

Bluffton Forrest John Clingerman, 52, passed away April 21, 2024, at his home. Forrest was born January 29, 1972 in Terre Haute, IN, to John and Claire (Spaulding) Clingerman who survive. On August 2...

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09/18/1930

- 04/21/2024

09/18/1930 - 04/21/2024

Ruth M. Fromm, age 93, opened her eyes for the last time at 1:00 p. m. Sunday, April 21, 2024, to be with her children (crew of 7) then closed her eyes to be with the Lord "Love You Mom. " Ruth was bo...

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05/08/2010

- 04/15/2024

05/08/2010 - 04/15/2024

Date and place of birth: May 8th, 2010, Lima Ohio Parents Kourtney Johnson (Mother) Eric Wilson (Father) Great Grand Parent’s Sandra (Lee) Johnson (Late) Edward Lawson (Late) Mary Ella Andrews (La...

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12/25/1968

- 04/18/2024

12/25/1968 - 04/18/2024

Dana Joe "Skinner" Hughes, age 55, passed away peacefully at 12:35 p. m. on Thursday, April 18, 2024, at Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay with his family by his side. Dana was born December 25, ...

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03/30/1955

- 04/07/2024

03/30/1955 - 04/07/2024

Lima, OH David C. Sawyer, age 69, passed away on April 7, 2024, at 5:25 pm, at the Liberty Retirement Community of Lima. David was born March 30, 1955, in Lima, OH, to Thomas G. and Lucille (Cope) ...

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09/07/1951

- 04/17/2024

09/07/1951 - 04/17/2024

Janine Marie Dorn, age 72 of Lima, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at Van Wert Manor. Janine was born September 7, 1951, in Lima, to Earl and Marge (Rohr) Tippie who preceded her in death. On...

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10/31/1956

- 04/16/2024

10/31/1956 - 04/16/2024

Barbara Sue Smith, 67, passed away at 11:44 AM on Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at Otterbein Cridersville Senior Life Community. She was born on October 31, 1956 in Lima to Vernon Smith and Della (Messer) ...

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01/17/1946

- 04/15/2024

01/17/1946 - 04/15/2024

Harshad C. Shroff January 17th, 1946 ~ April 15, 2024 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Shri Harshad C. Shroff, a beloved individual in the Lima community, who peacefully departe...

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07/09/1935

- 04/14/2024

07/09/1935 - 04/14/2024

Bluffton Jay "Jack" S. Stewart, 88, entered into the presence of his Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 14, 2024, at Willow Ridge - Frieda House. Jay was born July 9, 1935 in Cambridge, OH, to James S. a...

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03/02/1961

- 04/11/2024

03/02/1961 - 04/11/2024

Waynesboro, VA Brenda Lee Suever, age 63, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2024, at the University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville. Brenda was born March 2, 1961, in Springfield, OH, ...

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03/09/1958

- 04/10/2024

03/09/1958 - 04/10/2024

Robert E. "Bob" Hermon, 66, of Vaughnsville, passed on to Heaven in the arms of Jesus on Wednesday morning, April 10, 2024. He had many medical struggles, some that God pulled him through. He was born...

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12/19/1939

- 11/21/2023

12/19/1939 - 11/21/2023

Janet Ann Sorensen, 83, of Lima, Ohio passed away peacefully from natural causes on November 21, 2023 in DeLand, Florida. She was born on December 19, 1939 in Ann Arbor, Michigan to Wayne and Jane Ad...

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06/29/1928

- 04/09/2024

06/29/1928 - 04/09/2024

June Jeanette (Rummel) Hanthorn, 95, passed away peacefully at 9:30 a. m. , on April 9, 2024, at The Springs of Lima, a retirement and assisted living facility, following several years of declining he...

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12/12/1938

- 03/26/2024

12/12/1938 - 03/26/2024

Lima, Ohio R. Dean Smith, 85, passed away March 26, 2024, at 8:13 pm, Lima Memorial Health System, surrounded by his loving family. Dean was born December 12, 1938 in Lima, OH, to Ralph and Eileen ...

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10/22/1951

- 04/04/2024

10/22/1951 - 04/04/2024

Lima, Ohio Ronald "Ron" "Tiny" M. Smith, 72, passed away on April 4, 2024, at 12:27 am, at Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center. Ron was born October 22, 1951 in Lima, OH, to Dan and Helen (Wr...

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01/04/1929

- 04/06/2024

01/04/1929 - 04/06/2024

Bluffton Herbert Allen Grismore, 95, passed into the arms of his Savior April 6, 2024 at the Mennonite Memorial Home of Bluffton. He was born January 4, 1929 in Bluffton to the late Clarence and Clar...

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09/03/1971

- 04/07/2024

09/03/1971 - 04/07/2024

Teresa Kay Nicely, 52 of Lima, passed away April 7, 2024, at Lima Memorial Health System, surrounded by the people she loved the most. Teresa was born September 3, 1971 in Lima. Teresa was a 1989 g...

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06/05/1945

- 04/07/2024

06/05/1945 - 04/07/2024

Lima, OH John David Ward, age 78, passed away on April 7, 2024, at 4:30 am, at his residence. John was born June 5, 1945, in Lima , OH, to Oliver R. and Kathryn P. (Cosart) Ward Sr. who preceded hi...

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08/10/1948

- 04/06/2024

08/10/1948 - 04/06/2024

Lima, Ohio Nancy E. Hower, 75, passed away on April 6, 2024, at 6:06 am, at Lima Memorial Health System, surrounded by her loving family. Nancy was born August 10, 1948 in Bellefontaine, OH, to Geo...

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03/05/1956

- 04/04/2024

03/05/1956 - 04/04/2024

Richard Dean High, age 68 of Lima, passed away unexpectedly, surrounded by family, Thursday, April 4, 2024, at 6:12 p. m. , in the emergency room of Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center. He was b...

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02/04/1958

- 04/03/2024

02/04/1958 - 04/03/2024

Eva J. McGuire, 66, of Lima passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2024 at her residence. She was born on February 4, 1958 in Hindman, KY to Adam and Joyce (Smith) Ritchie, who both preceded her in death...

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11/29/1951

- 04/03/2024

11/29/1951 - 04/03/2024

Donald W. Davis, age 72 of Lima, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at 8:31 am, at Kindred Hospital, Lima. Don was born November 29, 1951, in Lima, to Charles O. and Ruth E. (Boop) Davis who prece...

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12/12/1970

- 03/06/2024

12/12/1970 - 03/06/2024

Rachel M. Chandler, 53, of Lima, passed away at 7:21 PM on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at St. Rita's Medical Center after a long and courageous battle with brain cancer. She was born on December 12, 197...

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08/01/1951

- 04/01/2024

08/01/1951 - 04/01/2024

Anita Elaine (Stoner) Haggard, age 72, was called into the presence of the Lord at 3:35 a. m. on Monday, April 1, 2024, at her home. Anita was born August 1, 1951, in Lima, OH, to the late Warren Fi...

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05/28/1928

- 04/01/2024

05/28/1928 - 04/01/2024

Lima, OH Marcus "Mark" Chaffins, age 95, passed away on April 1, 2024, at 11:44 pm, at his residence surrounded by his family. Mark was born May 28, 1928, in Garrett, KY, to Allen and Ellafair (Hic...

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11/22/1940

- 04/01/2024

11/22/1940 - 04/01/2024

Bluffton Martha “Marty” Jane Hostetler passed away on April 1, 2024. Marty was born on November 22, 1940, the youngest child of William and Elma (Locher) Badertscher of Bluffton. She grew up in th...

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02/13/1943

- 04/01/2024

02/13/1943 - 04/01/2024

Lima, Ohio Ellen 'Eileen" Tripp, 81, passed away on April 1, 2024, at 4:22 pm, at Lima Memorial Health System, surrounded by her loving family. Eileen was born February 13, 1943 in Zanesville, OH, ...

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04/30/1933

- 03/30/2024

04/30/1933 - 03/30/2024

Lafayette, OH Mary M. Carroll, age 90, formerly of Lafayette, OH, died on Saturday, March 30, 2024, at Vancrest Health Center in Eaton, OH. She was born April 30, 1933, in Mansfield, OH to Glen and He...

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09/15/1933

- 03/25/2024

09/15/1933 - 03/25/2024

Lima, OH Kenneth L. Wortman, age 90, passed away on March 25, 2024, at the Lima Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born on September 15, 1933, in Connellsville, PA to Walter Wortman...

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01/01/1939

- 03/28/2024

01/01/1939 - 03/28/2024

Marie Clare "Tiz" Guagenti, 85, of Lima passed away at 1:10 PM on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at Dublin Methodist Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on January 1, 1939 in Lima to Ra...

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04/15/1938

- 03/27/2024

04/15/1938 - 03/27/2024

Basilda Reese Rockhold, 85 of Lima, passed away March 27, 2024, with her loving family by her side. Basilda was born April 15, 1938 in Lima to J. Arthur and Elizabeth (Parrott) Reese, who preceded he...

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02/05/1930

- 03/27/2024

02/05/1930 - 03/27/2024

Green Springs Bonnie Lou Geiger, 94, of Green Springs and formerly of Pandora passed away March 27, 2024 at Elmsprings of Green Springs, Ohio. Bonnie was born February 5, 1930 in Bluffton to the late...

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08/26/1950

- 03/27/2024

08/26/1950 - 03/27/2024

Roy Alexander, Jr. , age 73 of Lima, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at 7:26 a. m. , at his residence. He was born August 26, 1950, in Columbus, IN, to Roy and Reba (Ferrill) Alexander, Sr. , ...

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05/17/1967

- 03/02/2024

05/17/1967 - 03/02/2024

Edward "Tugg" Florence, 56 of Lima, passed away March 2, 2024, in Columbus. Tugg was born May 17, 1967 in Lima to Edward and Mary Lee (Chitman) Florence, who preceded him in death. Tugg grew up on t...

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04/23/1937

- 03/23/2024

04/23/1937 - 03/23/2024

Mary Ann Cook, age 86, was called into her Heavenly Home at 9:15 p. m. on Saturday, March 23, 2024, Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center with the love of her family by her side. Mary was born Apr...

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01/20/1976

- 03/18/2024

01/20/1976 - 03/18/2024

David Jason Clark, 48 Lima, passed away March 18, 2024, at Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center. Davey was born January 20, 1976 in Piedmont, AL to David Clark and Beverly (Fagan) Bucher; his fat...

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08/02/1929

- 03/20/2024

08/02/1929 - 03/20/2024

Lima, Ohio Dora Mae Ward, affectionately known as Madea, passed away at 2:38 p. m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at the age of 94, at Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center with the love of her fami...

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08/26/1937

- 03/21/2024

08/26/1937 - 03/21/2024

Delores J. Rhoades, age 86 of Lima, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2024, at 12:20 a. m. at Cridersville Health Care Center. She was born August 26, 1937, in Lima, to William and Dortha (Grant) Paint...

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10/01/1941

- 03/20/2024

10/01/1941 - 03/20/2024

Lima, OH Phillip David Lane, age 82, passed away on March 20, 2024, at 7:26 pm, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born October 1, 1941, in Middlesboro, KY, to Roy B. and Mildred (Wa...

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02/13/1964

- 03/20/2024

02/13/1964 - 03/20/2024

Karen Ann Holman, 60, passed away March 20, 2024 at her residence. Karen was born February 13, 1964 in Big Rapids, Michigan to the late Porter and Catherine (Martin) Holman. After high school, she met...

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07/07/1940

- 03/19/2024

07/07/1940 - 03/19/2024

Marlene Marie (Mueller) Papp, age 83, passed Tuesday, March 19, 2024, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 7, 1940, the daughter of Joseph H. Mueller and Janet M. (Purdy) Mueller, da...

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08/15/1940

- 03/15/2024

08/15/1940 - 03/15/2024

Ascencion G. "Tio Chon" Gonzales, age 83, was called to his Heavenly Home at 10:33 a. m. on March 15, 2024, at his home. Chon was born August 15, 1940, in Big Wells, TX, to Juan Hernandez-Gonzalez an...

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04/11/1965

- 03/19/2024

04/11/1965 - 03/19/2024

Steven Clark Austin, age 58 of Lima, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2024, at 3:31 a. m. , in the Emergency Room of Lima Memorial Health System. He was born April 11, 1965, in Lima, to Roger and Demar...

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09/22/1942

- 03/17/2024

09/22/1942 - 03/17/2024

Lima, OH Clara A. Jorrey, age 81, of Lima passed away the evening of March 17, 2024, at Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center with her family close by her side. Clara was born to George and Ceci...

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04/04/1970

- 03/16/2024

04/04/1970 - 03/16/2024

Timothy “Tim” Lee Bame passed away on March 16, 2024. Tim was born on April 4, 1970, in Lima to James L. and Barbara J. (Timmons) Bame; his father preceded him in death and his mother survives hi...

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08/28/1928

- 03/14/2024

08/28/1928 - 03/14/2024

Mary Ellen Weaver of Lima, Ohio passed peacefully into the arms of her beloved Jesus on March 14, 2024 at the age of 95 after enjoying a full and blessed life. She was born on August 28, 1928 to the ...

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