Carl D. Essex, 65, Norwalk, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15 in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, in St.
Antoya L. Ashford, 35, Sandusky, died Sunday Aug. 10, 2014, in Firelands Regional Medical Center. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, in Agape Love Ministries, 4013 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Further arrangements will be announced by Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, Sandusky.
Annis King, 90, Willard, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, in Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus. Friends may call 3-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Secor Funeral Home in Willard. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15, at Willard United Baptist Church.
Zoe Elizabeth Straka, infant daughter of EJ and Anna (Cutcher) Straka, Norwalk, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, in Firelands Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are entrusted to Evans Funeral Home, Norwalk.
Billy Joe Goodman, 36, of Republic, Ohio, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Magruder Hospital, Port Clinton. Friends will be received 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where a funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug.