Sarah H. (Hay) “Sally” Bosse, age 91, went home to be with the Lord, her Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at 8:15 a.m. at Vancrest of Ada. She was born on Dec. 8, 1925, in Wooster to Benton and Grace (Kaufman) Hay who preceded her in death. On Sept. 23, 1951, Sarah married Eldon A. Bosse, and he passed away on March 14, 2009. Sarah was a member of the St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Jenera. She dedicated her entire life to Jesus Christ. She worked at Ohio Northern University in the Registrar’s Office.
Doris Dorothea Conrad, 91, passed away Jan. 26, 2017, at 4:50 p.m. at Richland Manor Nursing Home, Bluffton. Doris was born Oct. 16, 1925, in New Bremen to the late Ralph and Lillian (Lent) Dunifon. On Dec. 4, 1962, she married Herbert Conrad who preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 2008.
Marvin L. Reigle, 85, passed away Jan. 25, 2017, at Mennonite Memorial Home in Bluffton. Marvin was born May 10, 1931, in Beaverdam, Ohio, to the late Marvin and Edna (Hermon) Reigle. On Feb. 4, 1955, he married Marilyn Auchmuty Reigle who survives. Marvin was a carpenter and had worked for Steiner & Reichenbach Lumber in Bluffton. He was an active member of Ebenezer Mennonite Church, Bluffton. Marvin was an avid woodworker, enjoyed camping, fishing, attending tractor shows and spending time with his family. He was a graduate of Beaverdam High School.
Adán Ortiz died early Sunday, Jan. 22, at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born José Adán Ortiz on Dec. 11, probably in 1947, although his documents show 1946. He lived with his mother in the village of Bracitos, Suchitepéquez Department, Guatemala. She died when he was young. After receiving schooling through the third grade, he went to work. Later he served in the Guatemalan military and married Elisabeth Valdés.