Death notices


• Helen C. Theisen, 91, of Bay View, died Friday evening, Dec. 15, 2006, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Main Campus. Arrangements will be announced by Toft Funeral Home Crematory, Sandusky.


• John A. Rhoades, 54, of Vermilion, died Friday, Dec. 15, 2006. Visitation and services will be private. Riddle Funeral Home, Vermilion, is handling the arrangements.


• Carl W. Trimble, 66, of Port Clinton, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2006, in Edgewood Manor Nursing Center, Port Clinton. Visitation will be from 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Neidecker, LeVeck and Crosser Funeral Home, Port Clinton, where services will be 10 a.m. Monday.


• Juan Martin Contreras, 39, of Willard, passed away Friday, Dec. 15, 2006, in St. Vincent's Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday in Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Monday, where services 11 a.m. Tuesday.