Death notices


-- William Slobodian, 78, of Sandusky and formerly of Parma Heights, died Thursday, July 12, 2007, in Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky. Friends will be received from noon until services at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Giffin Chapel of Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky.


-- Richard A. Fritz, 78, of Monroeville, died Friday afternoon, July 13, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky, after a lengthy illness. Arrangements will be announced by Pfeil Funeral Home, Monroeville.


-- Donald A. Smidutz, 80, of Port Clinton, died Friday, July 13, 2007, in Edgewood Manor Nursing Center, Port Clinton. At his request, there will be no visitation or services.


-- Roger J. Fick, 73, of Homestead, Fla., and formerly of Port Clinton, died Friday, July 13, 2007, in Homestead. A memorial service will take place later.