FOSTORIA — Terrence T. Hoening has been elected vice president of Hoening Funeral Homes.

Hoening, 25, is a third-generation funeral director for the company, which encompasses seven funeral homes and three crematories in northwest Ohio.

The company has three funeral homes in Fostoria, two in Napoleon, plus funeral homes in Holgate and Toledo.

His father, Terry, is the president and Barbara Hoening is the secretary and treasurer.

Terrence Hoening’s goals include overseeing the day-to-day operations of the business, focusing on the pre-need division, and community outreach.

“I look forward to bringing some fresh ideas and continued growth and expansion to the operation,” he said. “It’s a pleasure to be based in my hometown.

“Expanding our business through northwest Ohio will be a focus over the next few years.”