Richard R. Timbrook, age 83, of Waterville, passed away on Sunday, August 17.
Mr. Timbrook was born on September 27, 1930, to Fay and Laura (Engers) Timbrook. A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving with the 169th Ammo Division, he retired from Schindler-Haughton Elevator as an assembler after more than 37 years. He was a member of the Maumee Eagles and Zion Lutheran Church in Waterville.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Dienst-Lyons); sons, Michael (Barb) Timbrook, Stephen (Debbie) Lyons and Geoffrey (Shirley-Martin) Lyons; sister-in-law, Jane Ericson; grandchildren, Garrett, Bridget, Dillon and Michael (Tina) Lyons, Gregory (Amanda) Lyons, Joe (Danielle) Martin II and Isaac Martin; great-grandchildren, Joey and Johnny; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Olive Timbrook; and brothers, William, Rowland and Robert.
Friends were received and services took place on August 22 at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home in Perrysburg. Interment was in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
Paul E. Boehk, age 83, of Rockport, Texas, departed this life on Wednesday, August 20, in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Born in Maumee to Elmer and Florence Boehk on July 17, 1931, he served as a pilot in the U.S. Air Force, a CPA with Price-Waterhouse & Co. and lastly as the controller of Champion Spark Plug Co. In addition to enjoying flying for the Air Force, he took pleasure in traveling, watching racing, playing card games, solving crossword puzzles, and most of all, loving and caring for his dogs.
Mr. Boehk is survived by his wife of 58 years, Glenda; daughter, Shelley (Scott) Dinkens, of Corpus Christi; son, Scott (Vivian) Boehk, of Bowling Green; grandchildren, Devon, Dillon, Drew and Dana Dinkens, Emily Bacon and Audrey (Anthony) Green; great-grandchildren, Cameron and Kirsten Green; brother, Philip Boehk; sister-in-law, Rev. Dr. Karen Boehk; nephews, Matthew (Leslie) Boehk and Christopher (Jennifer) Boehk; niece, Carol Vollbrecht; and dear friends, Judy (Don) McCullough, Martha Johnson, Teresa (Don) Bacon and Tom Johnson. His parents and sister, Shirley Vollbrecht, preceded him in death.
Family and friends were received on August 26 at Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home in Maumee, where services were conducted that evening. Mr. Boehk will be laid to rest in Ft. Meigs Cemetery in Perrysburg. The family suggests memorial donations to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Matilda Jane Crabtree, age 80, of Perrysburg, died on Thursday, August 21.
Born in Nevada, Ohio, to Julius and Evelyn (Sharp) Bloomfield on October 9, 1933, she worked as a housekeeper at Whitehouse Country Manor, retiring in 1995. She loved camping and traveling, especially taking trips out west.
Mrs. Crabtree is survived by her stepdaughter, Jean (David) Baker; brother, Archie Bloomfield; sisters, Thelma Rathburn and Bertha Adkins; six grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; special friends, Kathy Barnes, Gil and Rene Garcia and Carol Campbell; brother-in-law, Dean Treadway; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gilbert Crabtree; stepsons, Larry and James; stepdaughter, Patricia; one brother; four sisters; one sister-in-law; and two brothers-in-law.
Family and friends were received on August 24 at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton, where funeral services took place on August 25. Graveside services will be conducted at Skaggs Creek Cemetery in Tompkinsville, Ky., where she will be laid to rest next to her husband, Gilbert Crabtree. Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland of Perrysburg, 10540 Fremont Pike, Perrysburg, OH 43551.
Dan C. Cooper, age 81, of Maumee, passed away on Friday, August 22, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Toledo on October 4, 1932, to Robert and Hazel (Flora) Cooper, he was employed at Interstate Motor Freight and retired from Warner Continental and was a member of Teamsters Local 20. He enjoyed horseracing and spending time with his family.
Mr. Cooper is survived by his wife, Gloria Cooper; children, Sandra Applegate, Pamela Cooper, Terri (Dan) Harris, Raymond Cooper, Steven Cooper, Karen Mercurio, Gloria Cooper and Keith (Kelly) Cooper; 21 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; sisters, Marilyn Boots and Margie (Richard) White; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sons, Scott Cooper and Dan Cooper, Jr.; brothers, Robert Cooper, Jr. and Ted Cooper; and sisters, Evelyn Ames and Shirley Herbic.
Friends and family were received on August 27 at Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home in Maumee, where funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 28, followed by interment in Toledo Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
A memorial service for Edwin Basilius, who passed away on August 3, will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 30 at Community of Christ Lutheran Church, 6517 Finzel Rd., in Whitehouse. Family and friends will be received for 30 minutes prior to the service and a luncheon will follow. Memorial contributions may be made to Swan Creek Retirement Village, Hospice of Northwest Ohio, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Community of Christ Lutheran Church or Capital University.
A memorial service celebrating the life of Doris Jean Fauble, who died on August 16, will take place at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, August 25 at Park Congregational Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Park Congregational Church UCC or the Alzheimer’s Association.
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