Jon L. Smalley

Jon L. Smalley, 66, of Findlay, and formerly of McComb, was preceded in death by his parents, William and Dorotha (Russell) Smalley. He had been a dispatcher for a communications center which was located in the North Baltimore Police Station for 18 years. Mr. Smalley’s...

William Schmidt

UPPER SANDUSKY — William F. Schmidt, 84, of Upper Sandusky, died at 1 a.m. Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Fairhaven Health Care Center, Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his wife, Janis I. Herbert; two sons, Randy (Tami) of Carey; and Lon of Upper Sandusky; and a sister, Darlene...

Denise Tebbe

Denise Elaine Tebbe, 60, of Findlay, died at 7:20 a.m. Thursday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life service will follow at 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Further arrangements are...

Karl Wonder

FOSTORIA — A graveside service for Karl A. Wonder, 54, formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria, with military honors by the United Veterans of Fostoria. Mr. Wonder died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in LaGergne, Tennessee....

Daniel Pagnard

UPPER SANDUSKY — Daniel R. Pagnard, 91, of Upper Sandusky, died at 6:40 a.m. Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his wife, Joyce M. Swihart; a son, Dennis E. of Morral; a brother, Allen (Barbara) of Upper Sandusky; and two...

William Bursby

NEVADA, Ohio — William “Bill” W. Bursby, 90, of Nevada, Ohio, died Thursday, May 22, 2014, at his residence. Surviving are his wife, Betty Ann Clark; a son, Tom (Carolyn) of Bucyrus; and two daughters, Mrs. Bob (Karen) Weir, Bucyrus; and Mrs. Jack (Mary) Lust,...

Purchase excites Marathon’s CEO

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Gary Heminger, Marathon Petroleum’s chief executive officer, was excited and colorful Thursday about buying Hess Corp.’s retail operations. “This transaction will be transformative for the enterprise,” he said to analysts....

Pauline ‘Pollie’ Lavender

Bertha Pauline “Pollie” Lavender passed away on May 15, 2014 in Mobile, AL. Pollie was born on March 8, 1928 in Holum, Louisiana to Estus and Moise Chandler, both deceased. She was a 1947 graduate of Fair Park High School in Shreveport, LA and, later that year,...

Marilyn June Osborne Dommer

PAYSON, Utah — Marilyn June Osborne Dommer, 84, of Payson, Utah and formerly of Findlay, Ohio and St. George, Utah, died May 21, 2014 in Payson. Mrs. Dommer was a homemaker and a devoted wife and mother. She studied voice at Heidelberg College, Tiffin, Ohio, and frequently...

Michael David Deck

KIRKLIN, Ind. — Michael David “Mike” Deck 45, of Kirklin, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born August 15, 1968 in Wilmington, OH to David & Miriam (Doak) Deck. He married Kimberly Salem on June 14,...