Death notices


Floyd Roxie McDowell, 82, of Sandusky, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007, in Firelands Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. Friends may call from 10 a.m. Thursday until services at 11 a.m. in Giffin Chapel of Ohio Veterans Home, 3416 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, followed by military services. Groff Funeral Home, Sandusky, is in charge of arrangements.


Donald M. Mortus, 82, of Port Clinton, died January 22, 2007 at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Port Clinton, OH.

Harold J. Fletcher 73, of Port Clinton, OH died Sunday, January 21, 2007 at St. Charles Mercy Hospital, Oregon, OH. Arrangements are pending at the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home, Port Clinton, OH.


Carolyn Sue Tharp, 65, of Marion, Ind., and formerly of Ohio, passed away Friday, Jan. 19, 2007, in Fort Wayne, Ind. Friends may call from 11 a.m. Wednesday until services at 1 p.m. at Foos and Son Funeral Home, 311 W. Main St., Bellevue.