Death Notices


Irene Beatrice Keener, 98, residing in Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008, at her residence. Friends may call from 12:30 p.m. today until military services at 1:30 p.m. in Giffin Chapel, OVH, 3416 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, Sandusky, is handling arrangements.


Robert “Pee Wee” Puchalski, 74, of Castalia, died Sunday, March 2, 2008, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Ransom Funeral Home, Castalia.


Betty Oleta Strausbaugh, 84, of Green Springs, died Sunday, March 2, 2008, at the home of her daughter, Shirley. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde, and from 10 a.m. Thursday until funeral services at 11 a.m.


Thomas W. “Jake” Haubert, 67, of Fremont, died at his home Sunday morning, March 2, 2008. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Herman-Kinn-Karlovetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Fremont, and from 10 a.m. Wednesday until funeral services at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fremont.