Carol F. Gowitzka, 79, Castalia, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Stein Hospice Care Center. Services will be 11 a.m. Thurs., Dec. 12, at St. John Lutheran Church, Groton Township. Further arrangements are pending at Ransom Funeral Home, Castalia.
• Nancy R. Cox, 60, of Castalia, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky. Private family services will be conducted. Arrangements are by Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton.
• Robert E. Cutter, 65, of Castalia, died unexpectedly Friday morning, Dec. 6, 2013, in Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, in Hinsdale, Ill. Arrangements are pending at David F. Koch Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Sandusky.