Death Notices


Anna Elizabeth (Gresh) Fitzthum died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. Visitation will be 2-4and 6-8 p.m. Monday in Neidecker.LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, 7755 E. Harbor Road, Peninsula Chapel, where a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue from 10 a.m. Tuesday until a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Marblehead.

Frank V. Gregory, 71, of Sandusky, died Thursday morning, Oct. 11, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center. Services will be private. Toft Funeral Home and Crematory, Sandusky, will handle the arrangements.


Joseph W. Van Natta, 24, of Norwalk, died early Wednesday morning Oct.10, 2007. Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. today, and from 10 a.m. Saturday until services at 11 a.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk.


Donald L. Luebcke, 87, of Port Clinton, died, Wednesday, Oct.10, 2007, in his home. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Sunday in Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home, Port Clinton, with family present from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Services will be 11 a.m. Monday in the funeral home, with one hour of visitation prior.


Benton Cooksey Sr., 78, of Vickery, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky. A memorial service will be Saturday in the Jehovah Witness Hall, County Road 308, Bellevue, at a time to be announced. Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home,, Clyde, is handling the arrangements.


Patricia M. Davis, 65, formerly of Sandusky, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, in Otterbein-Lebanon Retirement Community, Lebanon, Ohio, after a brief illness. Arrangements are pending at David F. Koch Funeral Home, Sandusky.