Death Notices


• Albennie Richey, 94, of Sandusky, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, inProvidence Care Center after a lengthy illness. Arrangements entrusted to Brown-Robinson Funeral Home, Lorain.

• Bonnie L. Washburn, 80, of Sandusky, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, at her residence. Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel.


• Patricia Ann Gittinger, 69, of Lakeside-Marblehead, Ohio, diedSaturday, Oct. 11, 2008 at Stein Hospice, Sandusky. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m., Tuesday, family present 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., in Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home and Crematory, Port Clinton. There will be prayers at the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. with the funeral Mass celebrated at10 a.m. Wednesday in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church,Port Clinton.


• Steve Z. Urge, 80, of Put-in-Bay, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, on the island. Friends may call from 1:30 p.m. Friday until services at 2:30 p.m. in Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church, Put-in-Bay.