Defiance Obituaries

Defiance Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Defiance, OH

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  • Tuesday Dec 4 | via Paulding Progress 

    Linda Wisda

    She was born Dec. 2, 1941 in Bluefield, W.Va., the daughter of Mona Ruth and Samuel Townsley Jr. She retired from the Paulding County Hospital where she devoted her time as RN in the OB department. She was a member of the Cecil Community Church, Defiance Moose, Public Retirement Inc., Bunco, Auglaize Village Historical Society, and Defiance and Paulding senior centers.


  • Monday Nov 26 | via The Daily Herald 

    Linda Kay Hefner

    Linda was born Dec. 30, 1951, in Defiance to Wayne and Catherine Lee, who preceded her in death. On Aug. 9, 1997, she married Gary Hefner, who survives in Lima.


  • Wednesday Nov 14 | via Paulding Progress 

    Christmas Countdown 2018: 41 Days

    As November is well under way and Thanksgiving draws near, many people take time to think about everything they have been blessed with. It is also a good time to think about people that might be less fortunate during the holiday season.


  • Nov 5, 2018 | via Putnam County Sentinel 

    Dave J. Nussbaum

    Dave J. Nussbaum, 63, of Defiance, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018 as the result of an auto accident. He was born on June 14, 1955 to Richard and Helen Nussbaum in Bluffton, Ohio.


  • Oct 29, 2018 | via Paulding Progress 

    Shirley Workman

    She was born June 4, 1949 in Cleveland, the daughter of Phillip and Kay Hill. They both precede her in death.


  • Oct 29, 2018 | via The Daily Standard 

    Ernest Ginter

    Ernest "Dudley" Ginter, 74, of Celina, OH died 7:23 p.m. Friday October 26, 2018 at Lima Memorial Health System. Survivors include: daughter Diane Ginter of Celina, OH; 9 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister Janice "Sue" Norris of Celina, OH; brother Larry Byrley of Defiance, OH; sister Sandy Bussing of Delta, OH; brother Samuel Morgan of Mercer, OH; sister Michaelene Leiss of Celina, OH; and many other members of his extended family too numerous to mention.


  • Oct 22, 2018 | via Paulding Progress 

    Forrest "Fuzzy" Munger

    He was born Nov. 25, 1942 in Paulding, the son of Lois and Virgil Munger. They precede him in death.


  • Oct 19, 2018 | via Journal Gazette 

    Victim of Hoagland crash identified

    A 74-year-old Defiance, Ohio, man has been identified as the victim of a one-car crash Thursday morning in Hoagland, the Allen County coroner's office said today.