Obituaries and Death Notices
Val C. Wagner
Thursday, January 24, 1952
Val C. Wagner, 75, 1218 Milan-rd, an employe of Hotel Rieger for the past nine years, and son of the late Charles L. and Myra Wagner, died early Thursday at Good Samaritan Hospital following a brief illness. Mr. Wagner, a member of St. Marys' Church, is survived by his mother, Mrs. Carrie Wagner of Sandusky, and a sister, Mrs. Dorothy Jones of California. His wife preceded him in death in May, 1950.
Friends may call at the Charles J. Andres Sons' Funeral Home after 7 o'clock tonight, where services will be at 7:30 a.m. Saturday and at 8 a.m. at St. Mary's Church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Sunday, January 27, 1952
Services for Val C. Wagner were held Saturday morning at the Charles J. Andres Sons' Funeral Home and at St. Mary's Church, the Rev. Roger Bonifas, officiating. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers were Carl V. Kromer, Edward L.B. Maurer, Roy Eddy, Fred and Frank Krause and Douglas Weir.
Friday, February 8, 1952
William Wagner, 74, husband of Bertha, died Friday afternoon at the family home, 1320 Vine-st. Surviving in addition to the widow, are four brothers, Charles, Anthony and Henry all of Sandusky, and Robert of Avon Lake, and a sister, Mrs. Florence Jefferson of Sandusky. Friends may call at the Lutz Funeral Home after 7 o'clock tonight, where services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, the Rev. A.R. Von Gruenigen, officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Tuesday, February 12, 1952
Services for William Wagner, husband of Bertha, were held Monday afternoon at the Lutz Funeral Home, the Rev. A.R. Von Gruenigen, officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery. Pallbearers were Al Manning, Bertrand Baumer, John Harpst, Russell Troike, Charles Reeber, Jr., and George Koehler.
Milan, Jun 2- F. A. Walker, 61, a retired merchant, was found dead in bed at his home today. [Plain Dealer, June 3, 1917]
Alexander R. Walton
Saturday, January 26, 1952
Alexander R. Walton, 84, former Sandusky resident, died Saturday at New Haven, Conn. He had made his home with a son, Stanley T. Walton, in Hamden, Conn. Mr. Walton had resided here prior to 28 years ago when he left to take up residence with the son in the east. He was a native of Englandm, a member of the Episcopal Church and the Blue Lodge of Masons.
Surviving are his widow the former Nellie Marsh; two sons, George M., Shaker Heights and Stanley T.; five grandchildren; a brother, Harry of Pennsylvania; three sisters, Mrs. Kate Wilcox of Sandusky, Miss Edith Walton, and Mrs. E. D. Wilcox, both residing in England. Friends may call at the Lutz Funeral Home and services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Episcopal Church, the Rev. Hunsdon Cary, Jr., officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Saturday, January 26, 1952
Rites for Alexander R. Walton were held Tuesday afternoon at Grace Episcopal Church the Rev. Hunsdon Cary, Jr., officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery. Pallbearers were Frank and Ernest Wilcox, Arthur Sharpe, M.W. Bechberger, Lee Staffler and John Sayler.
Sandusky, Aug 18 - Cornellus Roesch, 72, formerly of Lima, and Lewis Walton, 78, formerly of Medina, are dead at the Ohio Soldiers' home. [Plain Dealer, Aug 18, 1918]
Mary B. Ward
DIED -- At her home at Fulton, November 19, 1877, Mary B., wife of Wm. P. Ward, aged 47 years and six months. Mrs. Ward was the only daughter of the late Wm. Morden, of Fulton, who emigrated to Jackson County from Sanduskey, Ohio, in an early day, when Mrs. Ward was born. She was an invalid for ten years suffering from consumption. She leaves an aged mother, a husband, brother and six children to mourn for her. The funeral was held at the family residence and was conducted by Elder Z. P. Holcomb. Her memory and good work will remain in the hearts of the community forever. [Jackson Sentinel, Nov. 29, 1877, Sub. By Ken Wright]
Milo J. Weaver
Berlin Heights – Milo J. Weaver, 75, Berlin Road, died Tuesday morning in Orlando, Fla., following a short illness. He was born in Oberlin and spent most of his life here where he had been engaged in fruit growing. He belonged to the Berlin Heights Congregational Church. Survivors include his wife, Freida; a son, John Albert Weaver, Berling Heights; two sisters, Mrs. Mable Prosser, Elyria; Mrs. Edith Shultz, Lorain; and three grandchildren. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hinman Funeral Home where services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, with the Rev. Charles Trautman officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. [The Sandusky Register (Sandusky, OH) –Wednesday, February 6, 1963]
Mrs. Gertrude M. Wiegand
Tuesday, January 8, 1952
Mrs. Gertrude M. Wiegand, 69, wife if Charles, died at the family home, 1129 Warren Street, Tuesday afternoon following an illness of five weeks.
A resident of the city for 52 years, Mrs. Wiegand was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and the Mission Society of the church Division No. 1.
Surviving in addition to her husband, is a daughter, Helen, at home.
Friends may call at the Lutz Funeral Home after 7 o clock tonight, where services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, the Rev. Theodore Stellhorn, Jr., officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Friday, January 11, 1952
Rites for Mrs. Gertrude M. Wiegand were held Friday afternoon at the Lutz Funeral Home, the Rev. Theodore Stellhorn, Jr., officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Rolland Gegner, Clarence Jessee, Fred Hanson, Walter Kaman, Erwin Heuser and Lloyd Hudson.
A few evenings since, while a party of excursionists, were going to Sandusky from Fremont, on the steamer Ferris, a young man named James Witter, son of J.B. Witter, a prominent citizen of Groton Township, fell overboard and drowned. The steamer stopped, but could not recover the body. Witter was twenty-one years old. [Union County Journal, July 14, 1876 - Submitted by Linda Dietz]
Mrs. Mary K. Wunder
Wednesday, January 9, 1952
Mrs. Mary Kessler Wunder, 72, wife of Fred, died Wednesday afternoon at the home of a son, Paul M., 1802 S. Harrison-st. Surviving are her husband; two daughters, Miss Ann Wunder, Sandusky, and Mrs. Henrietta Denslow, RD 1, Clyde; three sons, Leroy, Paul ad Anthony all of Sandusky, and 23 grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Frey Funeral Home after 7 o'clock tonight. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
Thursday, January 10, 1952
Services for Mrs. Mary K. Wunder, 72, wife of Fred, who died Wednesday, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Frey Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.
Sunday, January 13, 1952
Services for Mrs. Mary K. Wunder were held Saturday afternoon at the Frey Funeral Home. Burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery. Pallbearers were Richard, Harold, Leroy and Lyle Wunder, Michael Denslow and Russell Koan.