Obituaries for Hoening Funeral Home Obituary for MARY E BEAMONMary E. Beamon, of Point Place, passed away on Monday September 1, 2014 in Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo at the age of 89. She was born in Toledo on June 17, 1925 to Leonard and Emma (Hayes) Suter. Mary was a member of the Coast Guard and VFW Post 3265 Ladies Auxiliaries. She also was a lifetime member and Past President of the Ottawa River Yacht Club Ladies Auxiliary. She will be dearly missed by her family. Mary is survived by her daughters, Jacqueline (Edward) Lambert and Kathy (Travis White) Creekmore; grandchildren, Dawn (Robert), Amy, John and Jenny (Aaron); great-grandson, Bennet and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; Husband, Thomas in 1987 and sisters, Ruby Hartsing and Lucille Hallo. Graveside services will be held at 10 am on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at Ottawa Hills Memorial Park with Rev. Jon Komperda officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Mary's name may be sent to Hospice of Northwest Ohio. The family would like to thank Hospice for their loving care and support. Arrangements by the Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611 (419-726-1583). Words of encouragement, fond memories, or photos may be placed for the family to receive at for Cindy CooperCindy Cooper, age 65 of Fostoria, died Saturday, August 30, 2014 at her residence. She was born February 3, 1949 in Fostoria the daughter of Thomas and Vivian (Weaks) Cooper. She is survived by her husband, Cliff Helms of Fostoria; children, Diana Miesle of Denver, CO; Bryan (Sherry) Fehnel of Elkhart, IN; Jeffrey (Jennifer) and James (Jackie) Starkey, both of Fostoria; Kevin Groves of Findlay; Korey (Stasha) Starkey of Denver, CO; twenty-eight grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; brother, Randy (Susie) Cooper of Fostoria. She was preceded in death by her parents; step-parents, Richard &Vivian Miesle; children, Joseph Starkey, Kristi Perkins; siblings, Diana & Bradley Cooper. Cindy was a proud homemaker and loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed using her computer and making up games for the kids. She was a very loving, giving, graceful and compassionate person who was always willing to give of her time and resources to those who were in need. A funeral will be 3:00PM Wednesday, September 3 at MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, Fostoria with a one hour-prior visitation from 2-3PM. Pastor Jeff Waite will be officiating and burial will be private. Memorial donations may be made to the Cindy Cooper Memorial Fund c/o the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at for James TheisJames P. Theis, age 68, of Risingsun, died early Friday, August 29, 2014 at the Toledo Hospital. He was born April 6, 1946 in Toledo the son of Clarence and Alma (Keiffer) Theis. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Theis of Risingsun; sons, Byron Theis of Fostoria and Keith (Teresa) Theis of Bloomville; grandchildren, Gage, Blade, Zachary, Brianna, and Myra; siblings, Joan (Thomas) Steinmetz of Fostoria, Alan (Renee) Theis of Westchester, PA, Edward Theis of Fostoria. He is preceded in death by his parents. He was a 1965 graduate of St. Wendelin High School. Jim married Sharon Reidling on December 2, 1967 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church. Jim owned Theis Roofing for thirty years. He also worked at Honeywell for many years, working midnights, and roofed during the day. Jim was a very straight forward, honest, hard-working man who would help anyone who was in need. He was a member of the NRA and enjoyed listening to classic rock and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. A Memorial Mass will be held 10:30AM, Tuesday, September 2 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria. Memorial donations may be made to St. Wendelin Catholic Church, 323 N. Wood St., Fostoria. MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at for MARK JOSEPH NYITRAYMark J. Nyitray passed away on August 26, 2014 after a lengthy illness. He was born on June 13, 1046 in Toledo and spent most of his life here. Mark was a member of the class of 1964 at Macomber High School and then attended the University of Toledo for two years prior to joining the U.S. Navy. He served for four and a half years in the Naval Aviation Mechanical Division. Mark was stationed in Barber's Point, Hawaii for three of those years. He loved Baber's Point and the time he spent in Hawaii and returned as often as he could. He was a member of U. A. Plumbers and Steamfitters Local #776 in Lima, Ohio. Work as a welder took him all over the state of Ohio including Lima, Canton and Cincinnati. Mark spent so much time in these different cities and towns that he joked that he felt as though he were born and raised in each place. He retired 6 years ago and enjoyed every moment of his retirement. Mark's passions included antique cars, auto swap meets, and talking cars with his friends. He loved to travel and was always ready to hop in the car and head off to parts unknown. Mark was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Marjorie (Swint) Nyitray. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Jan (Leininger) Nyitray and their beloved fur kids, Gracie and JoJo. A host of nieces and nephews also survive to remember him. Jan would like to thank her brothers, Charlie, Jim and Bob Leininger for all of their support through Mark's illness. She also extends her gratitude to dear friends, Peggy Newton, Jennifer Morgan, Rob and Amie Spencer, and Mel and Sharon Dubry for always being there when she needed a shoulder on which to lean. There will be no visitation. Services will be private. Donations can be made in Mark's memory to ATRA: Airedale Terrier Rescue Association (1123 Vesper Rd.; Ann Arbor, MI 48103) or to Hospice of Northwest Ohio. David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., (419-726-1583) is assisting the family at this time. Condolences for the family along with photos and words of encouragement may be left at www.jasinfuneralhome.com for SUSANNE "SUE" M DEUBLE Susanne M. "Sue" Deuble, a longtime resident of Point Place, went home to her Savior, Tuesday the 26, August 2014. She lived in Farmington Hills, MI. She was 89. Sue worked for B.P Oil for many years, retiring in 1995. In her early life, with Frank Schneider, she was an active member of Messiah Lutheran Church. Sue with Frank's support became very active in the Eastern Stars. She had a beautiful voice and sang at many Eastern Star functions around the United States. Sue married Leonard Deuble in 1994 and enjoyed his companionship until his passing in 2010. She travelled, had many, many friends and enjoyed a wonderful, full life. Sue was a life member of the auxiliary at Bay View Yacht Club and Monroe Boat Club. Sue attended St. John Catholic Church gladly with Leonard. She went out of her way to make everyone she met, feel truly welcome. God Bless! Sue was preceded in death by parents; Jay and Rosa (Sund) Williams, husbands; Frank Schneider (1988) and Leonard Deuble (2010). Surviving her are loving sons; Robert (Gloria) Schneider and Steven (Janette) Schneider, Grandchildren; Andrew, Steven and Christopher Schneider, Natalie Parris, Great-Grandchildren; Abigail, Lance, Austin, Landon, Claire, Gracelyn, Alexandra, Camille, Christopher, Jasmine, and Brian. There will be private interment in Toledo Memorial Park. A memorial celebration will take place at Monroe Boat Club, Sunday, October 5th 2-4:30. Please, plan to join us! Those wishing to make memorial contributions in Sue's name are asked to consider Community Education Development for inner city children at the Monroe Boat Club, 7932 N. Harbor Dr., Monroe, MI 48161. David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St, (419-726-1583) is assisting the family at this time. Condolences for the family may be left along with photos and words of encouragement at Thank you. for Thais "Charlotte" TarboxThais “Charlotte” Fry-Tarbox, 69, of Bloomdale, passed away at her home on Friday, August 22, 2014. She was born on May 19, 1945 in El Paso, TX to the late Peter James and Eleanor Mildred (Des Saulles) Wareing. Surviving her are her children, Mark (Debi) Fry, Bloomdale, Becky (Dean) Kreager, Newark, Ohio, James “Wade” (Karen Arthur) Fry, Bloomdale, David Fry, Bloomdale, and Shana (Josh) Izworski, Lorain, Ohio; eight grandchildren, Brandon Stockard, Josh (Tia) Acord, Morgan Fry, Colton Kreager, Shyla Kreager, Juliana Fry, Waylon Fry, and Boden Izworski; two great-grandchildren, Ayden Fry and Hunter Acord; as well as numerous step-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mary Wilson and Alberta Blue. Charlotte was part of a team involved in the Fostoria Relay for life, enjoyed crafting and spending time with her family. A Celebration of Life Service is planned for a later date. Memorial contributions are requested to The American Cancer Society. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories, or photos may be share by visiting Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria has been entrusted with arrangements. for Irene KuhnIrene Kuhn, 87, of Fostoria, passed away at 4:15 am Thursday morning, August 21, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. She was born March 20, 1927 in Whitesburg, Kentucky to John and Nevada (Brown) Cook. She married Paul Kuhn in November of 1946 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Tiffin and he is deceased. Surviving are five children, Robert P. (Pat) Kuhn, Tiffin, Sheila S. (Joe) Kromer, Carey, Linda F. (Scott) Heiden, Temperance, Michigan, David L. (Debra) Kuhn, Tiffin and Theresa M.(Paul) Williams, Fostoria; son in law, Peter Gallagher, Fostoria; 15 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; brother, Billy (Rosie) Cook, Tiffin; and a sister, Nell Nunnery, Sumter, South Carolina. She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Betty Jean Kuhn; daughter, Ruth Gallagher; grandson, Daniel Kuhn; three brothers, Conley, Carl and Lester Cook; and a sister, Edna Creeger. Irene retired as Restaurant Manager of the Dark Horse Restaurant, New Riegel. She was a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church and its Rosary-Altar Society. She dearly loved her family and enjoyed taking care of the grand and great grandchildren. Visitation is Monday, August 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 10:30 am Tuesday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, where a Rosary will be prayed at 10 am. Memorials are suggested to St. Wendelin School Educational Foundation, Shriners Hospitals for Children or Relay for Life. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com for Lillian R. SheetsLillian R. Sheets, 100, of Fostoria, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2104 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. She was born May 29, 1914 in Tiffin to the late Raymond and Elma (Borer) Murphy. She married Ralph C. Sheets on July 16, 1938 and he preceded her in death December 4, 1999. Surviving are two sons, Thomas E. (Deb) Sheets and Kevin R. Sheets, both of Fostoria; three grandsons, Keith ( Auera Robinson) Sheets, Aaron ( Angela) Sheets, and Brett ( Brittany Bushong) Sheets, and eight great-grandchildren, Dylan, Macey, Addison, Audrey, Emma, Tavin, Drayson, and Jayden. Lillian was a graduate of Calvert High School, Tiffin. She was an avid reader, completing books from cover to cover and newspapers from front to back in order to keep up with current events which she enjoyed sharing conversation about. She was also an avid bowler and golfer, where she accelerated in her putting skills. Lillian loved and adored her visits with her great-grandchildren and the special times they spent together. She had attended her great-grandson’s baseball games up until just a year ago, and of course, donning the baseball cap! She had recently begun hat collecting and her 100th birthday was celebrated with a “hats off to you” party. Lillian also loved music and dancing. Lillian was a prankster, quick-witted, and “life of the party”. She was also known as “Lil the Pill”. Visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at MANN-HARE-HOENING Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria. Funeral services will begin in the funeral home on Monday at 11:00 a.m., with Rev. Donald Goodwin, presiding. Committal services and interment will follow at Knollcrest Cemetery in Arcadia. Memorial contributions are requested to Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria, or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Online expressions of sympathy, fond memories, or photos may be made by visiting for Gail A. HolmanGail A. Holman, 62, of rural Fostoria, passed away at 3:30 pm Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at her home. She was born December 20, 1951 in Fostoria to the late Ben Merrick and Vida (Johnson) Barchus. She married John J. Holman on May 30, 1970 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, and he survives in Fostoria. Also surviving is a son, Kenneth J. (Lisa) Holman, Fostoria; three grandchildren, Preston, Natalie and Jessica Holman; a sister, Jane (Tom) Chapman, Marysville; and two brothers, Walter (Becky) Merrick, Fremont, Indiana and Albert (Shirley) Merrick, Florida. Gail was a homemaker and a member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church. She had worked at Bendix, Fostoria for 10 years. She was a member of the Findlay YMCA, where she enjoyed playing volleyball and swimming, and was a gifted quilt maker. A special moment in Gail’s life was when she visited Europe, Rome, Medjugorje and Assisi. Visitation is Sunday, August 24, 2014 from 2-5 pm at HOENING FUNERAL HOME 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, where a Christian Wake service will be held at 4:45 pm. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am Monday 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. Wendelin Church and School. Online expressions of sympathy and shared memories may be made by visiting for James A. ShumakerJames A. Shumaker, 82, of Fostoria, passed away Tuesday morning, August 19, 2014 at his home. He was born August 10, 1932 in West Independence, Ohio to the late Harry J. and Thelma (Martin) Shumaker. He married Marlene L. Aungst on February 25, 1956 at High Street United Methodist Church, Fostoria and she survives in Fostoria. Also surviving are children, Lori (Jim) Ponn, Fostoria and Mark (Diana) Shumaker, Monclova; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brothers, Harry (Karen) Shumaker, Melbourne, Florida and David (Susan) Shumaker, Duncan Mills, California. He was preceded in death by a brother, Gary Shumaker at infancy. Jim was a 1950 Graduate of Fostoria High School and retired from Allied Signal (Honeywell) in 1986, where he was a manager of automation and design. He was currently a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and current board member of Wesley Center, member of Hilltop Club, American Legion, life member of the Elks, and past member of the Flying Quail Model A Club. Jim was a former member of the Fostoria Management Club, National Association of Manufacturing Engineers, Industrial Engineers, several Engineering Societies and the Fostoria Exchange Club, where he was two time President and Exchangite of the year for all of Northern Ohio. Jim served in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Korean War. He was an avid OSU fan and loved his dog Suzi, and Chico. He loved to host OSU parties on game day, and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Memorial Service is Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 11:00 am at Wesley United Methodist Church, Fostoria, with Pastor William A. Bentley presiding. The Fostoria United Veterans will provide military honors. Private burial is in Union Cemetery, West Independence. Memorials are suggested to Wesley United Methodist Church or Wesley Center Child Care. Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home has been entrusted to handle arrangements. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.mann-harefh.com