Obituaries for Hoening Funeral Home Obituary for VIRGIL M WHITEMr. Virgil White, of Point/Shoreland Community, died Tuesday in his home at the age of 89. He was born on an Osage Indian reservation in Wynona, OK. After a few years he moved to Toledo and attended Cherry Elementary School and graduated from Scott High School in 1943. Virgil served in the United States Air Force from 1944-1946 in Okinawa as Chief Mechanic and Staff Sergeant on an active airstrip for B29 bombers. When he came home after his service he married Amy (Losie) White on April 12, 1947. He taught at RETS Television School, he worked at Walding Kinnan & Marium appliances as service manager, Kisder Electronics, Toledo Scale, taught ten years at Sylvania High School and later worked and retired from Owens Illinois. Virgil served as Worthy Patron of Harbor Light Lodge; he was also a master Bridge player and loved to play golf with 7 holes in one. Virgil is survived and will be missed by his 3 children, Karen White, Linda (Kurt) Skinner and David White; along with 3 grandchildren. There will be no visitation and interment will be private. David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611 is assisting the family during this time. for Ismael B. BernalIsmael B. Bernal, 90, of San Antonio, Texas and formerly of Fostoria, passed away at 3:49 pm Monday, September 15, 2014 at Mission Trail Baptist Hospital, Texas. Arrangements are incomplete at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. Local memorial services will be announced. for MARY 'PEGGY' K GILFORDA daughter was born October 21, 1930 to Jennie and George Foley, a baby sister to Dallas, Virginia, Margaret, Paul and Ed Foley. She became the wife of Lester Gilford and through that union a mother to six sons, Mark, Keith, Kevin, Brian, Matt and Gary. After the passing of her husband she traveled extensively around the world with her sister-in-law, Lily. She has stood on the Great Wall of China, white water rafted pass the moose in Alaska, felt the mist of Ireland on her face, gazed upon the ruins of Turkey and Greece, shopped the streets of London, walked up mountains in Venezuela, smiled at the kangaroos in Australia and bartered in the villages of Jamaica. She left us on September 15, 2014 to meet her husband and sons, Brian and Matthew to accompany her on the final journey on her itinerary. She leaves behind; sons, Mark (Janice), Keith (Ginny), Kevin (Karen) and Gary (Lindsey); 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren and surviving brother, Ed Foley. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 19, 2014 from 3-8 pm and again on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 9-10 am at David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611. Funeral Services will begin in the funeral home on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10 am. Interment will be in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Those wishing to make a contribution in Peggy's name are asked to consider Hospice of NW OH, 30000 E. River Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551. Words of encouragement, fond memories, or photos may be placed for the family to receive at GOD SPEED MOM for SONNY J MATRICIANOSonny Matriciano, 74, of Toledo passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, September 15, 2014. Sonny was born March 5, 1940 to Peter and Florence Matriciano in Toledo, OH. He worked at Chrysler Jeep for 40 years, retiring in 2002. Sonny was a free spirit and loved his animals, weapons, skills and dragons. In his free time he loved to ride his Harley Trike. He was a long-standing member of the Iron Coffins Motorcycle Club. Sonny will be dearly missed by his loving wife, Yvonne; daughters, Debbie Smith, Tricia (Alfonso Crayton) Matriciano, and Tammy Matriciano; step-children, Julie Shaffer and Michael (Wendy) Evans; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; along with nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Jessica and sister and brother-in-law, Rosemary and Daniel Kendzierski. Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 2-7 pm at David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611. Funeral Services will begin directly after visitation at 7 pm that same evening. Interment is private. Those wishing to make a contribution in Sonny's memory are asked to consider Senior Independence Home Health and Hospice, 1001 Kingsmill Parkway, Columbus, OH 43229. Words of encouragement, fond memories, or photos may be placed for the family to receive at for VIRGINIA D. GREGORYVirginia D. Gregory, age 85, a lifelong Point-Shoreland Community resident, passed away Sunday morning, September 14, 2014 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. She was a member of the Manhattan Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, and very active in her ministry. Virginia was born December 25, 1928 in Toledo to the late Howard and Beunita (Fisher) Coon. She married Donald W. Gregory February 22, 1947 and he preceded her in death January 19, 2000. Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Debra (Harold) Inderbitzen, Darla (Richard) Hamrick, Darlene (Michael) Abrell; a son, Dale W. Gregory; eleven grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren; a brother, Donald F. Coon; and a sister, Eldora R. Kawczynski. She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Dawn B. Gregory, in May of 1954, a son, Danny W. Gregory, in August of 2005, as well as two brothers, Carl L. & Howard R. Coon, and one sister, Bertha E. Wheeler. Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611, where funeral services will begin 11 a.m. on Friday, Brother Philip Crites, Officiating. Interment will follow in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Memorial contributions are requested to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories or photos may be shared by visiting Virginia's family would like to thank Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo, for the care and compassion given to their mother. for MARILYN L JOHNSONMarilyn L. Johnson, 80, of Toledo, passed away Sunday, September 14, 2014 at Toledo Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born on February 16, 1934 in Toledo to Stephen and Lillian (Waldner) Koeniger. Marilyn was a former member of Salem Lutheran Church. She was a life member of the VFW Point Place Post #3265 Ladies Auxiliary where she served as the current chaplain. She also was a member of the Conn-Weissenberger American Legion Post #587 Ladies Auxiliary and recently received her life membership pin from the 42nd Rainbow Division Veterans Auxiliary. Surviving Marilyn is her daughter, Jan (Dave) Bray; son, Chuck Johnson; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 50 yrs. Charles R. and brother, James Koeniger. Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 4pm until 8pm at the Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611. VFW Ladies Auxiliary services will be held at 7pm Thursday. Funeral services will be Friday at 1:30pm in the funeral home, Pastor Rob Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Marilyn's memory may be sent to Salem Lutheran Church or the Toledo Humane Society. Online condolences for the family at for James A. Bauman, Jr.James A. Bauman, Jr, age 66, of Fostoria, died Friday at Bridge Hospice in Bowling Green. He was born September 27, 1947 in Fostoria the son of James A. Bauman,Sr. and Irene(Soals) Bauman. He is survived by his wife, Alice Haney-Bomer Bauman; step-children, Johnathan (Rebecca) Bomer of Columbus, Sara(Matt) Pierron of Greenville, Joshua Bomer of Columbus; step-grandchildren, Lauren, Quinten, and Aaron Bomer; mother-in-law, Helen Haney, Fostoria. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael Bauman; father-in-law, Robert Haney. Jim was a disc jockey and on air personality for WFOB in Fostoria for many years. He was a United States Air Force Vietnam War veteran and proudly served his country. Jim was a Life Member of both the Fostoria VFW and the Vietnam Veterans of America. He enjoyed going to the lake and spending time with his family. Memorial services will be 2:00PM Friday, September 19, 2014 at MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, Fostoria, with Reverend Linda Davison presiding. Military honors will be performed by the United Veterans of Fostoria. Memorial donations may be sent to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association, both c/o the funeral home. MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria has been entrusted with the arrangements. for Anna Marie Scites Anna Marie Scites, 82, of Fostoria, passed away 1:10 pm Thursday, September 11, 2014 in Green Springs, Ohio. She was born June 6, 1932 in West Virginia to Joe and Esta (Richman) Adkins. She married Henry Howard Scites and he preceded her in death. Anna was a homemaker and survived by two children, Sharon (Chuck) Hager, Fostoria and William “Bill” (Vicki) Scites, South Carolina; seven grandchildren; and twelve great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; infant daughter; son, Clarence Scites; grandson, Jason Hager; and two sisters. Funeral services will be private and entombment will take place in St. Albans, West Virginia. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria is handling the arrangements. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting for Kathryn J. "Kate" Carrel Kathryn J. “Kate” Carrel, 88, Fostoria, passed away 12:38 am Wednesday morning, September 10, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. She was born April 8, 1926 in Kenton to Ralph L. and Helen E. (Bailey) Scharf. She married Gene W. Carrel October 11, 1947 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria and he died April 26, 1996. Surviving is a son, Stephen M. (Tess) Carrel, Findlay; daughters, Lynn (James) Searles, Fostoria and Diane (Roger) Hager, Bellefontaine; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a son, John W. Carrel; sister, Bette Nye; and a brother, Don Scharf. Kate was a homemaker, a 1944 graduate of St. Wendelin High School, member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church and its Rosary Altar Society. Visitation is Friday September 12, 2014 from 6-8 pm at HOENING FUNERAL HOME 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am Saturday at St. Wendelin Church. Entombment will follow in St. Wendelin Mausoleum. Memorials are suggested to St. Wendelin Church. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting for TODD PEAKETodd Peake, 44, of Toledo, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Toledo Hospital. Todd was a member of the Most Blessed Sacrament Parish where he had also attended grade school. He was a 1988 Central Catholic High School graduate, and was the recipient of the All City Football Player award for two years. He then attended The University of Toledo for two years. Todd was employed by Al Peake and was also a member of P.R.C.U.A, enjoyed fishing and the outdoors, golfing, and all sports. He coached Jr. Football at Christ the King and was a huge fan of the Detroit Tigers, Oakland Raiders, and Notre Dame. A "foodie", Todd was an excellent cook, gourmet cooking his specialty. Todd was a sensitive man with a dynamic, animated personality. He was full of fun & laughter, and was always making other people laugh, leaving them always with a good feeling. He never knew a stranger. If he met someone he didn’t know, by the time they parted ways they were no longer strangers, they were friends, and everywhere he went he was making new friends. He would share stories about himself, and they, themselves were also sharing in return. He was a loyal, dedicated, honest, supportive and genuine man. He was a wonderful uncle to his nieces & nephews who will miss him most dearly. Todd always wanted to live life to the fullest, in his own way, and expecting nothing in return. He is survived by his mom Andrea, dad, brother, Al, sister-in-law, Liz; nephew, Albert, nieces, Alexus & Amelia; Aunts, Shirley and Linda Misiuda; cousins, Greg, Larry, Shawna, Vickie, Nicole and Michelle Misiuda; special aunt Gerry; extended family, Rachael, Jennifer, Tony, Philip, Mariah, Tony and Heather; and best friends Tony, Amy and Angie Estavanik, and Jan. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and three uncles. Visitation will be held from 4 until 8 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611, where a scripture service will begin at 7 p.m. A Funeral Mass will begin 10 a.m. on Saturday at Most Blessed Sacrament Church, Msgr. Michael Billian, Celebrant. Contributions are requested to the Most Blessed Sacrament Athletic program in Todd's memory. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories, or photos may be shared by visiting Todd's family would like to extend a special thank you to the 7th floor Critical Care Staff at The Toledo Hospital for their excellent care and support.