Obituaries for Hoening Funeral Home Obituary for Earl A. KreaisEarl A. Kreais, 83, of Fostoria, passed away at 3:41 pm Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Mercy St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Toledo. He was born December 7, 1930 in Wayne to the late August M. and Ada L. (Wade) Kreais. He married Rosella A. Frank on October 7, 1961 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Tiffin and she survives in Fostoria. Also surviving are children, Patricia A. (Dean Stell) Kreais, Fostoria, Kenneth E. (Connie) Kreais, Findlay, Ronald L. Kreais, Fostoria, Kevin M. (Kimberly) Kreais, Fostoria, Gary J. (Jenny) Kreais, Fostoria; son in law, William Scherger, New Riegel; 14 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and a sister, Iva Kieffer, Fostoria. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathy Scherger; five brothers, Sylvester, Paul and Ralph Kreais and John and Glenn at infancy; and a sister, Ada Brossia-Abel. Earl was a lifelong Wood and Seneca County Farmer, and had also been a job setter at the former Excello, Fostoria. He was a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church, a Third Degree Knight of Columbus of Council # 1197, a Fourth Degree member of Fr. Raymond Kirsch Assembly # 845, all of Fostoria. He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of the New Riegel American Legion Post # 354 and the American Legion 40/8. Earl lived for his faith and family. He was a hard worker who enjoyed watching and spending time at the children and grandchildren’s sporting events and activities. Visitation is Friday, July 25, 2014 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at HOENING FUNERAL HOME 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, where a Christian Wake service will be held at 3:45 pm. Mass of Christian Burial is Saturday 10:30 am at St. Wendelin Catholic Church where a Rosary will be prayed at 10 am. Burial will follow at St. Boniface Cemetery, New Riegel, where the New Riegel American Legion will provide military honors. Memorials are suggested to St. Wendelin Church and School. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.comhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=39bc337311Obituary for Marilyn A. WilkinsonMarilyn "Mim" (Heter) Wilkinson, 80, of Fostoria, formerly of Bellevue, died, Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Independence House in Fostoria. She was born February 12, 1934 in Sandusky the daughter of Harold Kenneth and Ivah May (Chandler) Heter. She is survived by sister Marcia Chiow of Bellevue; step-children, Lynn Kaye (Dennis) Dorman of Findlay, Lori Pickering of Richmond, Virginia; 5 step-grandchildren; 8 step great-grandchildren; 2 step-great-great-grandchildren; sister in-law Amy (Rex) Fishbaugh of Findlay; brothers in-law Lasley (Iris) Wilkinson of McComb, Gene Billingsley of Findlay; nephews, Mark Cousino of Cincinnati, David Cousino of Clyde; niece, Kathleen Munson of Huron and other numerous nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her four-legged family members, her dog, "Tip" and her cat, "Miss Shila." She was preceded in death by her parents. Marilyn made many great friends over the years in Bellevue, Bloomdale, and Fostoria, especially at the Quail Meadows Apartments. Marilyn was a 1952 graduate of Bellevue High School and Tiffin University where she belonged to Alpha Iota Sorority. She married Leo Wilkinson, February 24, 1989 who passed away in 1999. She was a customer service representative and secretary for Central Soya of Bellevue, Ohio for 36 1/2 years, retiring in 1989. Marilyn enjoyed music and flowers and loved her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She attended Trinity United Methodist Church in Bloomdale. Visitation will be 2-4 & 6-8PM, Thursday, July 24 at MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria. Funeral service will be 11:00AM, Friday at the funeral home. Reverend Jeff Ridenour and Pastor Diane Carter will be presiding, with burial at Riverview Cemetery, West Millgrove, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to Hancock County Humane Society c/o the funeral home. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories, or photos may be shared by visiting www.mann-harefh.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=3c09337040Obituary for Joy A. KirianJoy A. Kirian, 58, of Fostoria, passed away 1:51 am Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Toledo Hospital. She was born November 24, 1955 in Fostoria to John “Long John” and Barbara (O’Dell) Rice, and her mother survives in Fostoria. She married Robert N. Zender and he is deceased. She then married Paul F. Kirian, and he survives in Fostoria. Also surviving are children, Buddy (Sarah) Zender, Briana Zender, Britany Zender, Chad (Ashley) Kirian and Tyriana L. Settles, all of Fostoria; grandchildren, Robert, Madelyn and Bryce Zender, Jazlynn Settles, Ayden Zender-Garcia and Racquelle, Krue and Vivalynne Kirian; sister, Phyllis Risner, Fostoria; and a brother, David (Cathy) Rice, Sylvania. She was preceded in death by her father John Rice. Joy was a homemaker and had worked as a “binder” at the former Gray Printing, Fostoria for 20 years. She will be remembered as a strong woman, sometimes outspoken, who dearly loved her family and especially the grandchildren. She also had a special passion for animals and her cats. Visitation is Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at HOENING FUNERAL HOME 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria. A celebration of life funeral service will take place 10:30 am Thursday at the funeral home. Burial in St. Wendelin Cemetery will be at a later date. Memorials are suggested to a humane society or a charity of the donor’s choice. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.comhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=5d21337055Obituary for Bill LambrightBill Lambright, age 71, of Fostoria, died Sunday, July 20, 2014 at St. Catherines in Fostoria. He was born to Albert and Clarissa Dixon Lambright, February 7, 1943 in Tiffin, Ohio. He was married to Karen (Opp) Crosby, who survives him. They later divorced and he married Laura (Fuerstenau) Lambright who preceded him in death. Also surviving are children: Bill (Kelli) Lambright, Jr. and Kristy Lambright of Fostoria, 4 grandchildren Hailey, Alila, Josh, Jr., Lexi, great-grandchild, Vanessa, 5 nieces and nephews, and sister Marlene (Ronald) Claudill of Tiffin. Bill was also preceded by his parents; brothers: Jim D. Lambright, Robert Barchus and sister Julia Poole. Bill was a crane operator for 26 years for East Co. Aluminum. He was a selfless, big hearted person and enjoyed "Big Time Wrestling," socializing with family, and most especially, playing with his grandchildren. There will be no visitation. Burial will be private. MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria is entrusted with arrangements. Memorial donations may be made in Bill's memory to Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories may be shared by visiting www.mann-harefh.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=1677337129Obituary for Danny J. Marker Sr.Services for Danny J. Marker Sr., are incompletehttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=8722337384Obituary for PATRICIA K VANDER HORSTPatricia K. VanderHorst of Toledo passed away in her residence on July 16, 2014. She was born to Robert and Delores (Tuzholski) Brown on October 17, 1948. Patricia worked for the former Ohio Bell as a telephone operator and was more recently a Security Guard at Toledo Express she was also a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine Catholic Church. In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by husband, Robert A. VanderHorst. Left to cherish her memory are children; Robert D (Heather Fry) VanderHorst, Matthew J (Elizabeth) VanderHorst, Robert M. Miller, Richard T. Miller and Jennifer Brahier; sisters, Kathy (David) Spalding and Minota Stewart; brother, Joseph (Nancy) Brown; 15 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Services will be held in Resurrection Cemetery on Friday, July 25, 2013 at 10 a.m. with Deacon Cliff Kujawa officiating. Those wishing to make a memorial contribution in Patricia's name are asked to consider Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine Catholic Church, 6149 Hill Avenue, Toledo, OH 43615. David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611 (419-726-1583) is assisting the family at this time. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c5de337254Obituary for Betty E. BakerBetty E. Baker, 88, of Fostoria, passed away 12:15 am Monday July 14, 2014 at St. Catherine’s, Fostoria. Betty was born September 28, 1925 in Fostoria to the late Wendel Morel and Irene (Broyles) Morel-Price. She married Joseph A. “Joe” Baker January 23, 1943 in Fostoria, and he died March 21, 2006. Surviving are two children, Paul J. (Margaret) Baker, Renton, Washington and Linda K. (Jerald) Wise, Tiffin; five grandchildren; and twelve great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Leo and Wendel Morel Jr., and a sister, Kathryn Smith. Betty retired in 1984 from Honeywell, Fostoria after 32 years of service. She was a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria. Visitation is 4-7 pm Friday, July 18, 2014 at HOENING FUNERAL HOME 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am Saturday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, where a Rosary will be prayed at 10 am. Burial will follow in St. Wendelin Catholic Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to St Catherine’s Residents Activity Fund or St. Wendelin Church. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=3122336454Obituary for James A. "Jim" Herman James A. “Jim” Herman, 67, of Fostoria, passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 8, 2014. He was born September 14, 1946 in Toledo to the late Kenneth E. and Genevieve (Davis) Herman. He married Paula J. (Bland) December 29, 2000 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, and she survives him in Fostoria. Also surviving are first wife, Judy (Frankart) (Phil) Helterband, from whom he was divorced, and from that union were born two children, Julie (Buddy) Roach, Beaver Creek, and Jackie Herman, Fostoria; He then married Connie Sorg and she preceded him death. Their children, Nikki (Dan) Reineke, Tiffin, Angela (Rick) Ginnever, Fostoria, Jamie (Chris) Twining, Findlay, Jenna (John) Crull, Tipp City, Rob (Charise) Herman, Wallingford, CT., and Beau ( Sarah) Herman, Florida; 14 grandchildren; siblings, Kenny ( Kathy) Herman, Fostoria, Tommy (Kathy) Herman, Alvada, Kathy (Jere) Witt, Genoa, Janine ( Hank) Schultz, Fostoria, an Don (Tena) Herman, Bucyrus. Jim will also be missed by his faithful friend Bitsy. He was also preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Jr. Jim was a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, and a graduate of St. Wendelin High School. He attended Tiffin University for four years. He was a U.S. Army Veteran having served in Vietnam, for which our Nation is forever grateful. Jim was a very proud member of the United Veterans of Fostoria Honor Guard, and a member of the Am Vets Post # 69, VFW Post # 421, and American Legion Post # 73. An avid Sportsman, he enjoyed hunting & fishing, and belonged to The Fostoria United Sportsmen Club, and was a committee member for The National Wild Turkey Federation and The Delta Water Fowl. He was also a member of the Green Machine Softball Team. Jim retired from Honeywell in 2003 after 39 years of service. He also enjoyed traveling. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, where a Rosary will be prayed at 10:00 a.m. Committal services will follow at the Veterans Chapel of Fountain Cemetery and the United Veterans of Fostoria will provide military honors. Jim will then be laid to rest in St. Wendelin Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions are requested to The United Veterans of Fostoria, c/o 4527 N. U.S. Hwy 23 Fostoria, Ohio 44830. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories, or photos may be shared by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=618b335927Obituary for HELEN WRIGHTHelen (Chuck) Wright formerly of the Point/Shoreland Community passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 in Vibrant Life Senior Living at the age of 88. She had worked for Garrity Products which did wonderful Irish reproduction keepsakes. Helen also enjoyed playing cards with her friends. Surviving Helen are several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband; Roland Wright (1994). Visitation will begin on Monday, June 30, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. in the David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St. (419-726-1583) Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jon Komperda officiating. Entombment will be in Toledo Memorial Park. Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Alzheimer's Association N.W. Ohio Chapter, 2500 N. Reynolds Road, Toledo, OH 43615. Condolences along with photo's and words of encouragement may be left for the family at www.jasinfuneralhome.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=1e3d334911Obituary for Wilbur A. HallWilbur A. Hall, 85, of Fostoria died Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. He was born October 19, 1928 in Fostoria the son of Wilbur and Helen (Armstrong) Hall. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Carol Hall; children, Scott W. (Lori) Hall of Tiffin, Jeffery L. (Kitty) Hall of Fostoria, Eric A. Hall of Chicago, IL; five grandchildren, Brooks, Brady, Kinsey, Danielle (Josh), and Courtney; one great grandchild, Jayden. He is preceded in death by his parents; two sisters. Wilbur was a 1946 graduate of Fostoria High School. He married Carol Luman on October 9, 1955 at First Methodist Church in Fostoria. He was a Lithograph Operator for Gray Printing for over 46 years. He was a veteran of the Air Force and served during the Korean War. Wilbur enjoyed bowling, woodcarving, fishing, gardening and spending time with his family. A memorial service will be 11:00 AM Monday, June 30 at MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria with Pastor William Bentley officiating. The United Veterans of Fostoria will provide Military Honors. Memorial donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Home Cascade Unit. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories, or photos made be shared by visiting www.mann-harefh.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=5659334769