Description: HOUSE BROKE INTO 12/9/14 in Perrysburg. Crime stoppers will pay up to $1000 for the arrest, conviction or return of the items. Plus the victim will pay an additional $2500 for the items return.
Call 419-352-0077. Case#2014-12-0071
Description: Lost Sat Dec. 13 - 14 Kt Yg & Wg Diamond Bracelet in pkng lot of Pet Supply on Talmadge Rd. $300 reward. Call 419-392-7857
Description: Janet Lee Bobzean-Smith, 63, of Sand Creek, passed away on Thursday, December 18, 2014.
Born on October 4, 1951, in Toledo, OH, she was the only daughter of Jane E. (Avery) and James G. Althouse Sr. Janet was a 1969 graduate of Start High School in Toledo, she then attended Toledo University. Janet was a lovely person; when she was 16 she was the Navy Mother's Club Queen in the Armistice Day Parade in Toledo, OH. Later in life, she managed Mandy's in Adrian. Janet was a compassionate wife, mother and grandmother, always putting her family first. She was also an avid sports enthusiast, enjoying the Boston Celtics, Detroit Tigers and Chicago Bulls. Janet also enjoyed playing bingo, listening to music and fishing. She will be greatly missed and thought of often.
On April 5, 2003, Janet married Fred Smith in Las Vegas, NV, he survives.
In addition to her husband, Janet is survived by her children, Thomas M. Bobzean of Brooklyn, MI, Nicole E. Bobzean of Toledo, OH and Joseph S. Bobzean of Blissfield, MI; her brother, James G. (Carolyn) Althouse Jr. of Holland, OH; her grandchildren, Mariska, Milana, Isabella, Xander, and Anastyn; stepchildren, Michelle Warren of IL, Amy, Julie and Fred Smith of Brooklyn, MI, and her former husband and father of her children, Jeffery R. Bobzean of Jerome, MI.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A Celebration of Life will held 3 p.m. Monday, December 22, 2014, at Wagley Funeral Home with Rev. Tom Helfrich as celebrant. Burial will be private. Visitation for Janet will be Sunday, December 21, from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences are welcomed at Wagley Funeral Home at
Description: Leonard Joseph Bugert, age 70, of Toledo, passed away peacefully with his wife at his side on December 18, 2014. Leonard was born on August 23, 1944, to Wayne and Rosemarie Bugert. He enjoyed traveling, playing golf and riding his motorcycle.
Leonard is survived by his wife, Trudy; children and stepchildren, Pamela S. (Ryan) Moses, Tamela Steffen (Wally Blandford), Jeff W. Bugert, Greg J. (Laura) Bugert, Theresa (Bill) Windnagle, Thomas (Tara) Palmer, Wayne (Lori) Bunting, Russ Gilbert, Mike (Jenny) Bunting and Gary (Lucy) Bunting; brother, Richard (Christy) Bugert; nephews, Kenneth and Richard Bugert; grandchildren, Anthony (Melinda) Steffen, Jeffrey W. Bugert III, Nicole (Josh) Marchiano, Jeffrey Windnagle, Max Palmer, Luke Palmer and Zach Palmer, and great-grandchildren Milee, Layla, Gale and Shelby. He will be missed by all.
A visitation will be held at Blanchard-Strabler Funeral Home, 1163 W. Sylvania Ave., on Sunday, December 21, 2014, from 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be on Monday, December 22, 2014, at 12 p.m. at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church, 4555 N. Haven, with burial to follow at Toledo Memorial Park.
Description: Francis Joseph "Frank" Dubielak, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio's Perrysburg Care Center surrounded by his loving family. He was born on October 4, 1924, in Toledo, OH to Casimer and Irene (Szkudlarek) Dubielak. A Marine Corps veteran, Frank served in World War II, participating in the occupation of China. He was a member of the CWV Logsdon-Walla Post 639, the American Legion Wroblewski Post 18, and the Knights of Columbus. Frank was a mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for 35 years, retiring in 1985. He was a lifelong parishioner of St. Hyacinth Catholic Church where he belonged to the Holy Family Society and was an Usher and Eucharistic Minister. His favorite hobbies were coin and stamp collecting. Frank loved traveling the country with his wife Sophie, visiting family in Phoenix, AZ, Kentucky and Washington, D.C.
Frank is survived by his daughter, Linda (David) Hartman Sr.; son, Francis Joseph Dubielak Jr.; trusted friend, Rudy Fonseca; grandchildren, David Hartman Jr. and Lisa (Peter) Schmidt; great-grandson, Dylan Schmidt; brother, Joseph (Marilyn) Dubielak, and special friend, Virginia Bailey. He was preceded in death by his parents, and wife, Sophie Lewandowski Dubielak.
Family and friends may visit Sunday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. at Sujkowski Funeral Home Northpointe, 114 E. Alexis Rd. where members of CWV Post 639 and Deacon Michael Pence will lead a scripture service and recitation of the rosary at 4:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will begin Monday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Hyacinth Church preceded by visitation in the church from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Interment will follow with Military Honors by the Lucas County Burial Corps in Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, or Mass Intentions may be made to St. Hyacinth Church in remembrance of Frank. Please share condolences and memories at
Description: Shirley B. Kennedy, 78, of Maumee, passed away surrounded by her family, Thursday, December 18, 2014, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. Shirley was born December 29, 1935, to Nella (Stuart) Bosart in North Lewisburg, Ohio. She was employed by Grimes Manufacturing (Urbana, OH), Phoenix Dye Works (Cleveland, OH), Fire-X Associates (Toledo, OH) and General Fire (Toledo, OH). After retirement, she and her husband enjoyed many trips with WPOS and made many lifelong friends there. Shirley adored spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was also active with the Keenagers group at Westgate Chapel. She was a 40 year member of Heritage Church of God (Maumee, OH), formerly, North Cove Blvd. Church of God (Toledo, OH). Shirley quite often attended her granddaughters' sporting events and was an avid Detroit Tigers fan. She also enjoyed the music of Vince Gill, The Statler Brothers and Bill Gaither. In her favorite role, Mom/Grandma/GG, Shirley loved singing around the piano, shopping, cooking and baking, and making special dishes for each family members birthday. Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, husband in 2001, Malcolm and a brother, Jim Bosart.
She is survived by daughters, Debbie (Clint) Guy and Linda Kennedy; granddaughters, Amanda (Michael) Stump, Amy Hoard (James Estep); great-grandsons, Austin and Luke Stump. Also surviving are sisters, Dorothy Stout and Eleanor White; brother-in-law, Dale (Chantal) Kennedy; sister-in-law, Darlene (Dave) Scott, and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Sunday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the Dowling Funeral Home, 7509 New West Road at King Road, (King Rd between Central and Sylvania Ave.) Toledo, 419-841-8111. The family will also receive friends and family from 9:30 a.m. until funeral services at 10:30 a.m., Monday at the Heritage Church of God, 3520 Strayer Rd., Maumee, Ohio. Interment will follow at Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Special thanks to the wonderful caregivers and staff at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions may do so to Heritage Church of God (Maumee, OH) or Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg.
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Description: Sharon Carol (Keatley) Longlott, 78 years, of Lambertville, MI passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at ProMedica Ebeid Hospice. The daughter of Dutch and Yvonne (Aigrisse) Keatley, she was born on July 27, 1936, in Maumee, OH. On July 5, 1958, she married Paul Longlott. Shortly after the wedding, they moved to Forthood, TX where they lived for 2 years before returning home. Sharon was a talented artist and crafter. She was a life member of Lambertville VFW Post #9656 and the Ladies Auxiliary. She will be missed by her faithful dog, Abby.
After retiring, Sharon and Paul spent 15 years traveling the Southwest in the winters and spent their summers in Marblehead, OH. They settled into Frostproof, FL as their winter home.
She is survived by her loving husband, Paul; children, Kathy (Rich) Grzechowiak, Laurie (Chuck) Lippert, Jody (Greg) Sheckler; grandchildren, Jenna Rudd, Steven Sheckler and Helen Grace Sheckler.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 21, 2014, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the Urbanski's Bedford Funeral Chapel, 8300 Lewis Avenue, Temperance, MI, where the Funeral Service will be held on Monday, December 22, 2014, at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Lambertville Cemetery. The family would like to thank the Flower Hospital fourth floor staff, especially Angie, Abby, and Hilary for their exceptional care. Online condolences may be shared at:
Description: Cynthia G. Spaulding, 68, passed away December 16, 2014, at Arbors of Waterville. She was born July 20, 1946, to Edith and Kenneth Spaulding in Toledo. She was a graduate of Devilbiss High School, class of 1964. Cynthia owned and operated a flower shop in Perrysburg for many years. She was residing in Jackson, Tennessee for the last 12 years, where she was a member of First Presbyterian Church.
Cynthia is survived by her mother, Edith; brother, Keith Spaulding; sister, Kenedie (Gary) Kreutzer and many nieces and nephews.
Cynthia's family would like to thank the entire staff of Arbors of Waterville and Hospice of Northwest Ohio for the loving care.
A memorial service will be announced at a future date. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Arbors of Waterville. Arrangements entrusted to Ansberg-West Funeral Directors. Online condolences may be left for Cynthia's family at:
Description: Derek Vaughn Stender, age 28, of Toledo, passed away peacefully on December 19, 2014, at his home. Derek was born June 14, 1986, in Toledo. He married Megan Blake on June 26, 2009, and she lovingly survives.
Also surviving is his beloved son, Benjamin Don; mother and stepfather, Stephanie and Tom Harris; father and stepmother, Lon and Shelley Stender; siblings, Paige Stender, Brandon Magee, Adam and Katie Lord; maternal grandparents, Maryann Gibson and Jerry (Charlotte) Brandenberger; paternal grandparents, Marjorie and Emil Stender, and his wife's parents, Vicki and Jeff Blake.
Derek graduated from Whitmer High School in 2004 and earned his Bachelor's degree in Education from the University of Toledo in 2009. He was a high school mathematics teacher for Toledo Public Schools for the past five years. A humble, faith-filled man of God, Derek was a member of Flanders Road Church of Christ. He enjoyed studying scripture and was involved in various Bible studies. He was a fantastic father and found his greatest joy in spending time with his wife and son. He will also be fondly remembered for his sense of humor and commitment to his students.
Visitation will be held from 1-5 p.m. Sunday in the Walker Funeral Home, 5155 Sylvania Ave. (west of Corey Rd.). Funeral services will be 6 p.m., Monday, December 22, 2014, at Flanders Road Church of Christ, 5130 Flanders Road, Toledo, where additional visitation will take place beginning at 5 p.m. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the benevolence of the family for the care of Benjamin.
Condolences can be expressed online at
Description: Georgia K. (Kurfis) Wood, 90, a former resident of Ottawa Lake, MI, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014, in Grand Rapids, MI. She was born in Stony Ridge, OH, April 14, 1924, to parents Frank and Anna (Keller) Kurfis.
Georgia operated the Wood's Christmas Tree Farm for many years. Georgia was a member of the Bedford Artist Club. She was a gifted artist, mostly using oils to paint portraits and beautiful landscapes.
She is survived by her loving daughter, Bonnie (Thom) DeLange; sister, Eva Gentry, and a host of nieces and nephews. Georgia was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband of 60 years, Edwin "Chet" Wood; siblings, Iva (Alfred) Reitzel, Harold (Florence) Kurfis, Russell (Lilla Belle) Kurfis, Jessie (Cecil) Traver, Dorothy (Floyd) Petty, Martha (Harold) Emmitt, Thelma (Donald) Goeckerman, Laural (Verral) Schimmel and Ed (Lucille) Kurfis, and brother-in-law, Gordon Gentry.
Friends may call at Reeb Funeral Home, 5712 N. Main St., Sylvania, OH, Sunday, December 21, from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., where the Funeral Services will also be held Monday, December 22 at 11:00 a.m. She will be laid to rest beside Chet at the Ft. Meigs Union Cemetery, Perrysburg, OH at 12:30 pm., Monday afternoon.
Those wishing to offer memorials are asked to consider the Lucas County Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
Family and friends wishing to view Georgia's Tribute Video, or share a memory may do so at