Births for May 30, 2013

A girl was born on May 13 at Firelands Medical Center in Sandusky to Sara and Daniel Toris Jr. of Oak Harbor.
A boy was born on May 14 at Firelands Medical Center in Sandusky to Brandi and Ryan McBride of Lakeside-Marblehead.


Joseph A. Reau, March 11, 1939-May 26, 2013

Joseph A. Reau, 74, of Oak Harbor, died Sunday, May 26, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. He was born on March 11, 1939, in Oak Harbor to Lawson C. and Lavida (Humphrey) Reau.

Per Joe's wishes, cremation has taken place and a Toussainter Wake at Joe's Pole Barn will take place on Saturday, June 1, starting at 3 p.m. Robinson-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Oak Harbor, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences for Joe may be shared with the family at


Irma N. Howell

Irma N. Howell, 63, of Port Clinton, OH, Died Saturday, May 25, 2013 at Edgewood Manor Nursing Center.  Arrangements are pending at the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, 216 Washington St, Port Clinton, OH.


Georgianna Hawking

Georgianna K. Hawking, 74, of Genoa, formerly of Port Clinton, died Wednesday evening, May 22, at Parkview Care Center in Fremont.  To view the full obituary and share online condolences with the family, visit


Barbara Ann Zunk, Dec. 16, 1950-May 20, 2013

Barbara Ann Zunk, 62, of Oak Harbor, passed away on May 20, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. Barb was born December 16, 1950, in Port Clinton. She was the daughter of Frederick and Lucille (Lorensen) Zunk.

Viewing hours are 2-8 p.m., Thursday, May 23, at the Robinson-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, 165 E. Water St., Oak Harbor. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, May 24, with an hour visitation prior from 10-11:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 9789 W. Oak Harbor S.E. Co. Rd. #17, Oak Harbor. Final resting place will be in Roose Cemetery, Salem Township, Oak Harbor. A bereavement gathering will be held back at the church following interment. Online condolences may be shared with the family at


Peggy A. Schaefer

Peggy Arlene Schaefer, 70, of Leesburg, Florida passed away on May 10th. She was the firstborn daughter of Helen and Harold Mastenbrook.

Services were held Thursday, May 16, at Page-Theus Funeral Home Chapel, Leesburg, Fl. Online condolences may be left by visiting A memorial celebration will be held in Port Clinton at a later date.


Richard "Corky" Avery, May 23, 1967-April 16, 2013

Richard "Corky" C. Avery, 45, of Oak Harbor, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at his residence. He was born on May 23, 1967, in Toledo, to Ernest Avery and Sharon (Hawkins) Avery-Lamalie.

Visitation will be Friday, May 24, from noon-8 p.m. at the Robinson-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, 165 E. Water St., Oak Harbor. The funeral service will be conducted 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 25, at St. Paul United Church of Oak Harbor. Online condolences may be shared with the family at


Maxine Ruth Waggoner, May 27, 1931-May 18, 2013

Maxine Ruth Waggoner, 81, of Port Clinton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 18, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. She was born on May 27, 1931, in Oak Harbor, to Fredric and Luetta (Mehlow) Brindley. On June 7, 1952, she married Don C. Waggoner at St. John Lutheran Church in Port Clinton, and he survives. Maxine served as the business manager for her husband’s business, Don C. Waggoner P.E. Inc. for over forty years. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Port Clinton, where she taught Sunday School for twenty-five years and enjoyed playing the piano for the preschool children there. She was also a member of the Port Clinton Yacht Club.  Maxine enjoyed gardening and music, and she was a dedicated caregiver for her son Greg during his long chronic illness. She enjoyed caring for Greg’s two dogs and helped rehabilitate them to better health. 

In addition to her loving husband Don of sixty years, Maxine is survived by her son Jeffrey (Deborah) Waggoner of Clarendon Hills, Illinois; grandchildren Melissa (Matthew) Schlesinger of Hoffman Estates, Illinois, and Brian Waggoner of Berea, Ohio; two great grandchildren, Emily and Elyse Schlesinger; a sister, Carolyn Tewers of Port Clinton; and sister-in-law, Lois Gates of Port Clinton. She was preceded in death by her parents and by her son Gregory Waggoner.

Funeral services for Maxine will be conducted 10 s.m., Saturday, May 25,  at the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton, with interment to follow in Riverview Cemetery, Port Clinton. Visitation will be Friday, May 24, from 2-8 p.m, with family present from 2-4 and 6– 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions for Maxine may be made to the Port Clinton Firefighters Association, P.O. Box 528186, Port Clinton, Ohio, 43452. Online condolences may be shared with the family at


Floyd Carl Meador, July 17, 1963-May 11, 2013

Floyd Carl Meador, 49, of Port Clinton, died Saturday, May 11, at his residence. He was born on July 17, 1963, in Peterstown, West Virginia.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, 1124 Fulton Street, Port Clinton, on Thursday, May 16, from 1 p.m. until a Memorial Service at 2 p.m.

Online condolences may be expressed at

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