Death notices


• Gerald G. Clabaugh, 60, of Sandusky, died early Monday morning, Dec. 11, 2006, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky, after a brief illness. Friends may call from 8:30 a.m. until military services at 9 a.m. in Giffin Chapel of the Ohio Veterans Home, 3416 Columbus Ave., Sandusky.

• Helen E. Wilson, 86, of Sandusky, passed away late Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 12, 2006, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky, after a lengthy illness. Arrangements will be announced by David F. Koch Funeral Home, Sandusky.


• Eileen H. Orris, 80, of Port Clinton, died, Monday, Dec. 11, 2006, in St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Thursday in Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home, Port Clinton. Graveside services will be at a later date in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery in Exeter, R.I.

• Frederick "Fritz" Slauterbeck, 65, of Port Clinton, died unexpectedly, Friday, Dec. 8, 2006, in Little Rock, Ark. Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday in Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home, Port Clinton, where services will be 11 a.m. Saturday.


• Robert M. Plechaty, 60, of Marblehead, died Monday, Dec. 11, 2006, in his residence. Arrangements are pending at Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Peninsula Chapel, Lakeside-Marblehead.