Marriage licenses

Jacob Ickes, 26, graduate student, and Karyn Phillips, 34, teacher, both of Genoa.

James Forsythe, 29, cook, and Megan Case, 23, waitress, both of Oak Harbor.

Justin VanNess, 29, machinist supervisor, and Katelynn Vokoun, 31, teacher aide, both of Elmore.


Jacob Mackey May 5, 1940-July 22, 2013

Jacob H. “Jake” Mackey, 73, of Catawba Island, died suddenly Monday, July 22, at Magruder Hospital in Port Clinton. He was born on May 5, 1940.

Visitation was held on Thursday, July 25, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, 1124 Fulton Street, Port Clinton, where members of the Port Clinton Elks conducted services. Additional visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday, July 26, from 10 a.m. until a Celebration of Life service at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery in Port Clinton.

Online condolences may be expressed at


Kenneth Blubaugh June 19, 1947-July 23, 2013

Kenneth (Ken) L. Blubaugh, 66, formerly of Lima, and more recently of Marblehead, died at on July 23 at The Toledo Hospital. He was born June 19, 1947, in Lima.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 26, from 3-8 p.m. at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, 7755 E. Harbor Road, Lakeside-Marblehead. 

On Saturday, July 27, funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared with the family at


Pauline M. Jenkins July 19, 1922-July 22, 2013

Pauline M. Jenkins, 91, of Port Clinton, passed away, Monday, July 22, at Riverview Healthcare Campus, Oak Harbor. She was born in Sayer, OH, on July 19, 1922, the daughter of Loren and Goldie (McCutchon) Kenison

Private graveside services will be in Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor. Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, 216 Washington St., Port Clinton, has assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at


Bertha Mae Sanns Nov. 23, 1935-July 22, 2013

Bertha M. Sanns, 77, of Marblehead, passed away, Monday, July 22, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. She was born on November 23, 1935, in Minford, OH, the daughter of Monroe and Flossie (Dutton) Fannin. 

Visitation will be 3-6 p.m., Thursday, July 25, in the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton, followed by a Women of the Moose service at 6 p.m. Interment will be in Forest Grove Cemetery, Plain City. Online condolences may be shared with the family at


Allen Joseph Povlich Nov. 6, 1951-July 19, 2013

Allen Joseph Povlick, 61, of Lakeside-Marblehead, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 19. He was born on November 6, 1951, in Port Clinton. 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 24, from 5-8 p.m. at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Peninsula Chapel, 7755 E. Harbor Road, Lakeside-Marblehead. Additional visitation will be held on Thursday, July 25, from noon until funeral services at 2 p.m., at St. John Lutheran Church, 117 Stone Street, Marblehead. Burial will follow in Sackett Cemetery, Danbury Twp.


Marriage licenses

Kyle Hoffman, 38, laborer, and Rachelle Washington, 29, assistant, both of Genoa.

Jordan Market, 21, student, and Sarah Hudson, 19, student, both of Avon Lake.

William Renz Jr., 30, fabrication, and Lindsay Wagner, 30, dispatcher, both of Oak Harbor.



A girl was born on July 17 at Firelands Regional Medical Center in Sandusky to Laryn and Michael Miller of Port Clinton.


Real estate transfers

Bay Township

7-18-13 Edna Neff to John and Rosemary Ahrens, 659 South Schau Road, $36,666.

Carroll Township

7-15-13 Robert G. and Deborah L. Edmiston to William H. and Babette A. Stahnke, 7350 Wall Street, $125,000.

Catawba Township

7-18-13 Dorothy Wall to Joel and Debra Sherer, 2594 East Sun Valley Drive #203, $92,500.
7-19-13 Ronald D. Gilroy Sr. and Alice F. Gilroy to Gary A. and Kristen M. Salvage, 1623 NE Catawba Road # 107, $20,000.
7-19-13 Rickey and Martha DeMuesy to Kenneth William Rasmussen, 1859 NE Catawba Road #142, $118,000.


Sharon Lynn Gates Dec. 4, 1952-July 17, 2013

Sharon L. Gates, 60, of Lakewood, OH, and formerly of Port Clinton, passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, July 17, at her residence. She was born in Port Clinton on Dec. 4, 1952, the daughter of Burnell L. and Lois E. (Waggoner) Gates. Sharon worked as a sales associate for Levin Furniture and also worked for K-Mart in Middleburg Heights. She will be greatly missed by her loving family and friends.

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