Description: Linda S. Castilleja, age 67, passed away peacefully in her home on October 18, 2014. She was born on September 9, 1947, to the late Mariam and Charles Speelman in Toledo, Ohio.
Linda was devoted to her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Linda was an avid reader and loved cooking. Most importantly, she lived for her family and always took good care of them.
In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death in 1996 by her husband of 31 years, Martin; sister, Frances and sister-in-law, Kelly. Left to cherish her memory are her children, Roxanne, Michelle and Martin Jr. Castilleja; grandchildren, Amanda, Charles, Chad, Brittany, Harry, Haleana, Taylor, Haley, Rebecca and Amelia; great-grandchildren, Martin, Natalia, Cianna, Joseph II, Brooklynn, Brianna, Josiah, Isabella, Jay'Cion; brothers, Bill (Ranne) Speelman, Walt Speelman and David (Amy) Speelman; sisters, Judy (Lupe) Medina and Peggy (Ron) Ramm and many other loving family members.
The family will receive guests on Friday, October 24, 2014, from 2-8 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4752 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo (419-381-1900). The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m.
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Description: Marie Jean Douglass, 86, a resident of Orchard Villa in Oregon, Ohio passed away on October 21, 2014, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. She was born on July 10, 1928, in Toledo, Ohio to Elmer Logan and Latrilla (Duncan) Keith. She married Robert Douglas.
Marie worked as a cook for Gladieux and Mel Berman's restaurant for many years before retiring in 1991. She enjoyed bingo, crochet, bowling and going to casinos. Marie was also a member of Good Shepherd Church.
Marie is survived by her brother, Bill Keith; nieces, Latrilla (Chester) Sadowski and Carla (Naajy) Abdullah; many great-nieces and nephews, and friends, Joe Soinski and Larry H. She is preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Latrilla; husband, Robert; brother, Wayne Keith and sisters, Donna Gosik and Verla Geller.
Friends will be received on Thursday, October 23, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 701 North Main St., Walbridge, Ohio 43465 (419-666-3121) where funeral services will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park. The family would like to thank the fifth floor ICU nurses, especially, Sue RN., Kathy RT., and the palliative team. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. Condolences may be made online at:
Description: Shelley Laverne Spight Dula, 77, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014, at UTMC. Born February 3, 1937, to the late James and Rubye Spight in Memphis, TN. She was a member of New Life Church of God in Christ. Mrs. Dula graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis, TN and Wilberforce University in Wilberforce, OH. She did graduate study at the University of Toledo. She taught in the Toledo Public Schools and Ohio School System for 35 years before retirement.
She was a member of the Ohio Retired Teachers Association, NAACP, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc and Wilberforce Alumni Association.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Raymond Dula Sr. She is survived by one son, William R. Dula Jr.; two daughters, Danette Dula Givens and Rubye Dula; one sister, Gloria Spight of Memphis, TN; 8 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and a host of nephews, nieces and friends.
Visitation will be Saturday, October 25, 2014, 10 a.m. with funeral services following at 12 noon at New Life Church of God in Christ, 1215 Oakwood St., interment Historic Woodlawn Cemetery.
Description: Doris M. Heninger, age 84, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at St. Anne Mercy Hospital with her loving family by her side. She was born in Toledo on June 22, 1930, to Robert and Merle Ellis. Doris was active with the Red Hat Society and Eleanor Kahle Senior Center.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ervin Heninger, and daughter, Lorie Sicklebaugh. Doris is survived by her children, Roberta Corwin, Larry (Tomiko) Heninger and Mark (Kim) Heninger, several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister, Ruth Cosgrove and her four-legged companion, Cindy.
Visitation for Doris will be at H.H. Birkenkamp Funeral Home, 3219 Tremainsville Rd. (419-473-1301) from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, October 24. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Northwest Ohio. To leave a message for Doris's family, please visit:
Description: Patricia J. Jenkins, 65, passed away Monday, October 20, 2014, at Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, IN. Born in Toledo, OH, Patricia was the chief operating officer with Lutheran Medical Group for the past 3 years, and was with AFMC for 18 years prior. She was the past president of the Indiana Medical Group Managers Association, and was certified with the American College of Medical Practice Executives, served on an advisory committee of Ivy Tech College and co-authored articles in the Medical Economics Magazine. Patricia also enjoyed traveling and bowling.
Surviving are her husband, Terry A Jenkins of Fort Wayne, IN; daughter, Michelle (Kris) Plummer of Paulding, OH; son, Todd Jenkins of Findlay, OH; grandchildren, Christopher, Kaylee Plummer and Michael, Anthony, Cameron and Tyler Jenkins; a great-granddaughter, Athena Jenkins; brother, Donald Satkowski of Curtice, OH; 9 nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service is Friday, 6 p.m., October 24, 2014, at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road, with calling from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. Burial will be Saturday 1 p.m. in St. Ignatius Catholic Cemetery, Oregon, Ohio. Memorials may be made to the Visiting Nurse Hospice Home. To sign the online guest book, go to:
Description: William Albert Kozy, 72, formerly of Toledo, passed away in Boise, ID on October 15, 2014. Bill was born on March 8, 1942, to Florence and Leo S. Kozy. He graduated from Devilbiss High School and later attended Unity Seminary in Missouri.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents and two siblings, John Kozy and Jean Nolan. Surviving are his wife, Jo Ellen Neufeld; sisters, Mary Jo (Jan) Bukowski, Patricia K. Smith; daughters, Laurence (Joseph) Zerbel, Kelly Bringman, Jennifer (Jeffrey) Thomas; two stepdaughters, Heather and Megan Neufeld; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial donations may be made to The ARC, 4402 Albion St., Boise, ID 83701.
Description: Charles Lee, 76, passed Monday, October 20, 2014, at University of Toledo Medical College.
Charles worked at Dohler-Jarvis & AP Parts.
He was preceded in death by mother, Rosemary Kimble, and son, Charles Cook
Charles is survived by wife, Patricia Lee; daughters, Gilda Coleman, Sabrina (Charles) Williams and Jennifer Lee; son, Hosea Byrd, and a host of brothers, sisters, family and friends.
Funeral Services are Saturday, October 25, 2014, 10 a.m. Visitation is Friday 6-8 p.m. All services will be held at Mt. Zion Holiness Church, 1501 Western. Services are entrusted to The House of Day Funeral Service. Please sign register book at:
Description: Lisa Marshall, 54, of Toledo, was called home to Father God on October 17, 2014, at Promedica Flower Hospital. She was born in Toledo, Ohio on September 13, 1960, to Cornelious DeBoe and Mary Stroh (Milhalis).
Lisa was united in holy matrimony to Eric Marshall of Toledo, Ohio on November 20, 1994. She was a devoted wife of twenty years. Together, Lisa and Eric raised three sons.
Lisa graduated from Whitmer High School in 1978. Lisa was appointed to the City of Toledo Police Department on September 9, 1983. After her promotion to the rank of sergeant, Lisa was assigned to the police academy, and headed the accreditation section in the Planning and Inspection Unit until the date of her retirement.
Lisa was an active member of the Glass City Church of Christ, participating in the ladies ministry and Wednesday morning bible study. Lisa loved children and the elderly, who held a special place in her heart.
Lisa was preceded in death by her father, Cornelious DeBoe. She leaves to cherish her memory, husband, Eric; mother, Mary Stroh (Nick); sons, Nathaniel and Daniel DeBoe, Matthew Marshall (Alyssa) and stepdaughter, Milan Marshall; special friends, Yolanda Calhoun, Floella Wormley, Gloria Burks; along with a host of others.
Viewing will be held on October 24, 2014, at 7-9 p.m. at House of Day Funeral Chapel, 2550 Nebraska Ave., Toledo, Ohio. Funeral Services will be held on October 25, 2014, at 2 p.m. Immediately following 1 p.m. Wake Services, at the Glass City Church of Christ, 901 Hoag St.
Description: Betty Siegwald, age 41, passed away October 16, 2014.
She is survived by her two beautiful daughters, Jessica and Alysha and 3 wonderful stepsons, and countless family and friends that she loved dearly. She was loved by all and will never be forgotten.
Services will be held at Tate Funeral Home, 3302 Lagrange St., on Friday, October 24, 2014, 4-8 p.m.
Description: Helen M. Slomowicz, age 90, of Toledo, passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at Spring Meadows. Helen was born August 24, 1924, in Holland, Ohio. She retired from Jeep in 1988. An avid traveler, she was a member of Corda Club. Helen was a devout Catholic who performed charitable works for those in need, volunteering for many years at Our Lady of Lourdes soup kitchen. She brightened many lives with her vibrant personality and will be greatly missed.
Helen is survived by her children, Michael (Jan) Slomowicz and Donna Swicegood; her sisters, Bernice Lewandowski and Dorothy Weckle; grandchildren, Andy (Andrea) and Trisha (Joe Morrison) Slomowicz, Deanna Bobak, Desiree (Ben Rogers) Swicegood and Danielle (Scott) Cooper and her great-grandchildren, Alex, Paige, Nick, Stacey, Aiden, Calla and Jasper.
Helen was preceded in death by her loving husband of 24 years, Daniel Slomowicz; son-in-law, Don Swicegood; parents, Stanley and Frances Napierala; brothers, John, Daniel, Joseph and Roman and her sisters, Lucille Fritz and Marie Pawlaczyk.
Family and friends may visit on Friday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. at the W.K. Sujkowski & Son Funeral Home, 3838 Airport Hwy., where the Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 24, 2014, at 9:15 a.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Lourdes Church at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Our Lady of Lourdes "We Build" campaign or Promedica Hospice.
Helen's family extends their sincere gratitude to the doctors and nurses on the 7th floor at Flower Hospital, her compassionate caregivers at Astor House and Spring Meadows and Promedica Hospice.
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