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William Saxton
August Scheid 
Emma Schiele 
Mrs. Bessie Till Schoepfle
Mrs. Jeanette Bechtel Schriempf
Charles Schuster
Mrs. Esther Sedgwick
Charles Seigling
Mrs. Christena Senhenn
Mrs. Florence F. Short
Edwin H. Sinerson
Mrs. Amelia Sonnichsen
Samuel J. Sowash 
Charles H. Stein, Sr.
Jacob Stein
Martin Strong

William H. Saxton
Sandusky - William H. Saxton, 70, Company E. Twenty-third regiment, Michigan Volunteer infantry, admitted Oct. 5, 1917, from Erie county, died at the state soldiers' home last night. 
[Plain Dealer, Apr 12, 1918]



August Scheid
Sandusky Star Journal
Sunday, December 20, 1901

  Thursday evening at 9 o'clock, the Death of
August Scheid occurred at the residence of Jacob Brown on Scott street.  Death was due to typhoid fever, of short duration. The end was unexpected as the deceased was in his usual health only a few weeks ago. Mr. Scheid was a well known resident of this city, having lived here for a long time. He was 67 years of age when death overtook him and his demise is mourned by a son and four daughters. The funeral will be held from the residence of his son-in-law, Jacob Brown, on Scott street at 1:30 o'clock Sunday afternoon. At 2 o'clock there will be services at the Lutheran church. Interment will be made in Oakland cemetery.

Emma Schiele
Sandusky, May 20 - Mrs. Emma Schiele, 38, wife of F. R. Schiele of Put-in-Bay, died in a hospital here last night. [Plain Dealer, May 21, 1917]

Charles Schuster | Charles Seigling
Sandusky, O., April 10- The third suicide by hanging in Erie county in three successive days was discovered early today when the body of
Chas. Schuster, 30, a farmer, was found suspended by a rope from the rafters in his barn at Ceyton. A farm hand made the discovery. Two nights ago John P. Brown, 22, of this city, hanged himself, Chas. Seigling, a fisherman, hanged himself. Schuster it is believed, had become despondent over his ill-health. [Lima Daily News, Apr 11, 1912]

Edwin H. Sinerson
Thursday, January 24, 1952
Word has been received here that Edwin H. Sinerson, 70, died unexpectedly Thursday night at his home, 123 Floral-ct, Elyria. He was born in Sandusky on Dec. 2, 1881 and was distribution clerk at the local post office for 15 years prior to moving to Lorian-co in 1921. Mr. Sinerson was a resident of Elyria for the past 24 years and three years ago retired as shipping clerk for the Timms Spring Co., there.
Surviving are his widow, Wealpha; one son, Edwin C. Mansfield; two daughters, Mrs. Alfred Morse and Mrs. Edward G. Stankard, both Elyria; three grandchildren; two grat grandchildren and two sisters, Mrs. Amelia Sass and Mrs. Anna Hopf, both of Port Clinton. Friends may call at the Sudro-Curtis Funeral home, Elyria, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, the Rev. Fred Ulrich, officiating. Burial is to be in Oakland Cemetery, Sandusky.


Mrs. Jeanette Bechtel Schriempf
Sunday, January 27, 1952
  
Mrs. Jeanette Bechtel Schriempf, 53, wife of Ralph A. Schriempf, Sr., 720 W. Park-st, died at Memorial Hospital early Sunday after a brief illness.  She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Church and a member of the Rosary and Altar Society of the parish.  Survivors include her husband, Ralph A., Sr., one daughter, Mrs. James W. Ebert, Sandusky; two sons, Ralph A. Schriempf, Jr., Monroe, Mich., and Tommy Schriempf, Sandusky; one grandson, Danny Ebert; her mother, Mrs. Ida Bechtel, Sandusky; six sisters, Mrs. Erwin Behren, Parma; Mrs. Hiram H. Huntley, Mrs. Henry Wirsch and Mrs. Wesley Trieschman, all of Sandusky; Mrs. Ione Buchholz, Miami Fla., and Mrs. Clarence Hermes, Sandusky, and a brother, Voltaire Bechtel, Sandusky.
   Friends may call at the Charles J. Andres Sons' Funeral Home, where services will be at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday and at 9 a.m. at SS. Peter and Paul Church.  Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.

Thursday, January 31, 1952
  
Services for Mrs. Jeanette B. Schriempf, wife of Ralph A. Schriempf, Sr., were held Wednesday morning at the Charles J. Andres Sons' Funeral Home, and at SS. Peter and Paul Church, the Rev. D. S. Hunter, officiating.  Burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery.  Pallbearers were Robert Wirsch, Charles Herzog, Ervin Behrend, Jr., James and Donald Huntley and Ellsworth Heiberger.



Mrs. Esther Sedgwick
Friday, February 15, 1952
  
Mrs. Esther Sedgwick, 57, 601 Jay-st, wife of Ralph, died early Friday at Providence Hospital following a brief illness.  Practically a life-long resident of Sandusky, Mrs. Sedgwick was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.  Surviving in addition to her husband, are daughter, Vivian, at home; a sister, Hilda Feltz, Sandusky, and a brother, Paul Vollmer, Sandusky.  Friends may call at the Quick Funeral Home after 2 p.m. Saturday, where services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, the Rev. Theodore Stellhorn, Jr., officiating.  Burial will be in Oalkland Cemetery.

Tuesday, February 19, 1952
  
Rites for Mrs. Esther Sedgwick, wife of Ralph, were held Monday afternoon at the Quick Funeral Home, the Rev. Theodore Stellhorn, Jr., officiating.  Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.  Pallbearers were Paul Vollmer, Jr., Carol Burke Vollmer, John and Richard Bier, Howard Kraft and ....

Mrs. Christena Senhenn
Wednesday, January 2, 1918
The funeral of Mrs. Christena Senhenn, who passed away at her residence here Friday evening, were held Monday at 12:30 from the home, and at 1 o’clock from the German Reformed church, Rev. Pretzer officiating. Mrs. Senhenn was 55 years old and the mother of eight children. She had been a resident of this village for a number of years and was very well known. She leaves the following children: Mrs. Lizzie Shrister and Maud Senhenn of Vermilion, Louis, George, William, John, Gustavus Shrister of Vermilion, and Anna Jackson of Oberlin. Burial was made at Maple Grove cemetery.

Mrs. Florence F. Short
Wednesday, January 16, 1952
  
Mrs. Florence Frederick Short, 53, was found dead at her rooms, 610 W. Market -st, Wednesday afternoon.  Surviving are two daughters Mrs. Veria Morris, Sandusky, and Mrs. Mabel Winland, S. Campbell-st; five grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Laurel Jones, Bellevue, Mrs. Floyd Sieger, Clyde, and Mrs. Mildred Strouse, Sandusky, and a brother, Clarence Scott, Austin, Texas.
   Friends may call at the Charles J. Andres Sons' Funeral Home after 7 o'clock tonight, where services will be at 3 p.m. Friday, the Rev. Robert Frey, officiating.  Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.

Saturday, January 19, 1952
  
Services for Mrs. Florence F. Short were held Friday afternoon at the Charles J. Andres Sons' Funeral Home, the Rev. Robert B. Frey, officiating.  Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.  Pallbearers were Leonard and Richard Winland, Roger and Ralph Morris, Ivan and Floyd Sieger.

Mrs. Amelia Sonnichsen
Saturday, January 19, 1952
  Mrs. Amelia Sonnichsen, 71, wife of Maurice, died unexpectedly Saturday night.
  She resided at 1821 Pipe St, was a life-long resident of Sandusky and a charter member of Singara Caldron 60, Daughters of Mokanna.
  Surviving besides the husband are a son, Carl, Sandusky; one grandchild; three sisters, Mrs. Frank Nims and Mrs. J.W. White, both of Sandusky, and Mrs. George Knupke, Huron, and a brother, George Peterson, Sandusky.  A son, Walter, was accidently drowned last August while attending the ILYA regatta at Put-in-Bay.
  Friends may call at the Quick Funeral Home, where services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Ray A. Evans, officiating.  Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
  Members of Singara Caldron 60, Daughters of Mokanna, will meet at the funeral home at 7:15 tonight to pay respects.

Saturday, January 19, 1952
  Services for Mrs. Amelia Sonnichsen were held Wednesday afternoon at the Quick Funeral Home, the Rev. Ray A. Evans, officiating.  Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.
  Pallbearers were Frank Siefield, George and Gene Knupke, George Kosel, Glenn Sargeant and Robert Rhode.

Samuel J. Sowash
Thursday, February 7, 1952
  
Samuel J. Sowash, 93, father of a Sandusky physician, died Thursday afternoon at the Norwood Rest Home, Norwalk, following a brief illness.  Born in Slippery Rock, PA., Mr. Sowash was a druggist and later postmaster in Lawrence co, Pa., before moving here in 1929.  He made his home with a son and daughter-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. H. L. Sowash, 616 Camp-st, who, with another son, J. Harrison Sowash, Detroit, and a grandson, survive.
   Friends may call at the Keller Funeral Home, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, the Rev. J.A. Griffith, officiating.  The body is to be sent to the Uber Funeral Home at Slippery Rock for services and burial on Sunday. 

Sunday, February 10, 1952
  
Rites for Samuel J. Sowash were held Saturday afternoon at the Keller Funeral Home, the Rev. J.A. Griffith, officiating.  The body was sent from here to Slippery Rock, Pa., the former home, for services and burial Sunday.

Charles H. Stein, Sr.
Sunday, February 3, 1952
  
Charles H. Stein, Sr., 66, died unexpectedly Sunday afternoon at his home, 332 Tiffin-av, after an illness if two years.  A retired employee of the Hinde and Dauch Paper Co., he had been employed at the firm for 45 years as a machine operator.  He was a member of St. Stephen's Evangelical and Reformed Church.  Surviving are his widow, Josephine Biechele Stein; one daughter, Mrs. Edward Naufel and two sons, Charles, Jr., and William J., all Sandusky; seven grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Lottie Riblet, Los Angeles.
   Friends may call this evening at the Frey Funeral Home, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, the Rev. Richard Belsan, officiating.  Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.

Friday, February 8, 1952
  
Services for Charles H. Stein, Sr., were held Thursday afternoon at the Frey Funeral Home, the Rev. Richard Belsan, officiating.  Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.  Pallbearers were Edward Naufel, Jr., Dallas Biechele, Carl Seils, Arnold Stein, Adam and Robert Burre.

Jacob H. Stein
Tuesday, January 1, 1918
Funeral services for the late
Jacob H. Stein will take place at the residence of his son, Henry Stein, 1304 Tyler st., Wednesday afternoon, at 1:30 o clock, the Rev. C.H. Herrnstein officiating. Burial will be made in Oakland cemetery.

STEIN -- Saturday, Dec. 29, 1917, at 8 p. m.,
Jacob Stein, aged 86 years and 8 days.
Funeral services at the residence of his son, Henry Stein, 1304 Tyler st., Wednesday afternoon at 1:30. Rev. C.H. Herrnstein officiating. Burial in Oakland cemetery.

Martin Strong
Mr. Martin Strong, one of the earliest settlers of Erie county, Ohio, died on the 28th ult, aged 86.
[Source: "Holmes County Republican", (Millersburg, Holmes Co., Oh) - April 22, 1858 - JR - Sub by FoFG]


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