Sept. 14, 1944 - March 28, 2007
TIFFIN Juanita Faye Traxler, 62, of Tiffin, died Wednesday at the St. Vincent's Mercy Medical Center in Toledo.
She was born Sept. 14, 1944, in Sandusky, to the late Norman and Ruth Faye (Keller) Griggs Sr. She married Arthur Traxler Sr. in Sandusky and he survives in Tiffin.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of the Nazarene. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend and will be missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Arthur J. Traxler Jr. of Parma, Johnna Lynn Nicholas of Norwalk, Matthew Aaron Traxler of Toledo, and Laura May Traxler; six grandchildren; brothers, Norman Griggs, Jr. and Rick L. Griggs, both of Norwalk; and sisters, Norma J. Humberg of Norwalk and Darla May Griggs of S.C.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Engle-Shook Funeral Home, 135 N. Washington St., Tiffin, where there will be a memorial service at 1 p.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Buck Traylor will officiate. There will be no burial held at this time.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Breast Cancer Foundation or American Kidney Foundation.
On-line condolences may be left for the family at engleshookfuneralhome.com.
HENRY L. HERSHA
Nov. 11, 1931 March 29, 2007
NORWALK Henry L. Hersha, 75 of Norwalk died late Thursday evening at Gaymont Nursing Center.
He was born Nov. 11, 1931 in Norwalk to the late Ruben and Bertha (Doughthy) Hersha and was a lifelong area resident.
He retired from Certainteed Corp. in Avery in 1994.
He was a veteran of the Army, serving in Korea. He was a member of the Norwalk Alliance Church, and Moose Lodge 1248 of Norwalk.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Dollie (Coffey) Hersha of Norwalk; a son and daughter-in-law, Henry and Junnellia Hersha of Milan; daughters and son-in-law, Judy Hersha of Norwalk, Linda and John Forbes of Toledo, Charlene Hamdan of Perrysburg, Diane Poe of Bellevue, and Patricia Hersha of Toledo; and 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded by a daughter, Brenda Hersha; and sisters, Helen Clime and Mary Resor.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, where funeral services will take place at 1 p.m. Monday. Burial, with military graveside services conducted by Ken Bur Bell Post 41 American Legion, will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent towww.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.