Obituary

Dennis Beaverson

Dennis Grant “Frog” Beaverson, 72, of The Villages, FL, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019 in the loving company of his wife and son. Dennis was born in Bowling Green, Ohio. He was the second child to Royce Beaverson and Jean (Cunningham) Beaverson. He married Nancy Rose Bradley of Sandusky, OH on January 30, 1971. Dennis is survived by his wife, Nancy, of The Villages, FL, his only son, Grant (Maura) Beaverson of Greenville, NC and his granddaughter, Kaylee Arlene Beaverson. Dennis is also survived by his three siblings, Royce A. (Ruth Ann) Beaverson of Bowling Green, OH, Dale Colleen (Rick) Schwab of North Baltimore, OH and Kristy (Jeff) Muir of Bowling Green, OH as well as his many nieces, nephews and cousins, including his special “Cuz”, Bob Newlove.  Dennis was preceded in death by both of his parents, his loving grandmother, Thelma Cunningham, his favorite Aunt and Uncle Newlove and his best friend, Bob “Rat” Drury. Dennis was a 1964 graduate of Bowling Green High School and attended Bowling Green State University where he focused his efforts on history, production and business management, pool halls, nightclubs and parties alike.  After finding himself, Dennis found a rewarding and lengthy career in retail. He spent years working for others before he and Nancy decided to go their own way. They started, operated, and co-owned Fashions “N” More, a small retail chain of ladies’ clothing stores, for 31 years in southwest Florida before retiring together in 2009 and then moving to The Villages in 2016.   Dennis led a very active and enjoyable life surrounded by his wife, son, daughter-in law, family, and countless friends. His greatest joy was his newborn granddaughter. He loved to travel, play golf, fish, shoot pool, and just plain have fun. Never a day went by that Dennis didn’t have a smile on his face or a song in his heart.  A Celebration of Dennis’s Life will be held on Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 2 to 6 pm. All family and friends are welcome to attend and celebrate! Please contact Nancy for details.  In lieu of flowers, please make all donations to Cornerstone Hospice, 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL, 32778.

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Bonnie L Gould

Bonnie L. Gould, 77, of Bowling Green passed away Wednesday May 1, 2019.  She was born on August 15, 1941 to Clarence and Ruby (Stumpf) Householder in Detroit, MI.  She married Robert Gould on January 12, 1963 in South Bend, IN and they were married until he preceded her in death on March 13, 1998. She is survived by her son William “Bill” Gould of Bowling Green; daughter Brenda Watkins of Bowling Green; grandchildren: Brice Carnicom & Desaree Gould; and great-grandchildren: Jax Carnicome & Reni Carnicom.  Along with her parents and husband Bonnie was preceded in death by her grandmother Leah Arthur and her dog Katie. After graduating high school, Bonnie studied business law at Bowling Green State University.  Bonnie worked as a waitress at a truck stop where she met her husband Robert.  She enjoyed watching daytime soap operas, and loved animals. Services for Bonnie will be private. Memorial Contributions may be gifted to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) 424 E. 92nd St., New York, NY 10128-6804 Arrangements have been entrusted to Deck-Hanneman Funeral Home & Crematory. 1460 W Wooster Street/ PO Box 648 Bowling Green, OH 43402. Hanneman Family Funeral Homes is honored to serve Bonnie’s family and encourage those to share a fond memory or condolence by visiting www.hannemanfh.com.


Clyde E Partin

Clyde E. Partin, 74, of Bowling Green, Ohio passed away Wednesday May 1, 2019. He was born November 22, 1944 in Middlesboro, Kentucky to Joe and Annabelle (Matlock) Partin. He married Laura Myerholtz on November 23, 1963 and she survives in Bowling Green.  Clyde worked for General Dynamics in Lima, Ohio assembling army tanks and installing ammo racks. He served as a Baptist lay minister and loved sharing the Gospel with those around him. Throughout his life he took and enjoyed many missions trips to Africa. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Napoleon, Ohio. He enjoyed nature, camping, fishing, singing, dancing and listening to old classic country music loud on his record player. Clyde had a song for everything and his quick wit brought about many jokes that always had his friends and family laughing. His greatest joy in life came from the time he spent with his family that he adored and whom adored him just as much in return.  Along with his wife of 55 years, Laura, Clyde is survived by his children Julie (Keith) Sundermeier of Bowling Green, Ohio, Melissa (Michael) Harding of McClure, Ohio, Keven (Jen) Partin of Bixby, Oklahoma and Jamie (Ray) Miller of Toledo, Ohio. He is also survived by his grandchildren Noelle Boulis, Jesse Sundermeier, Kamryn Sundermeier, Meagan Ferguson, Tristan Harding, Deven Harding, Drake Partin, Sydnee Partin, Annabelle Partin, Molly Partin, Jozie Partin and Raymond “Little Ray” Miller, 8 great-grandchildren and brother John Partin of Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Betty Brown, brother Lee Partin and granddaughter Michaela Harding.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday May 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 1304 Lagrange St. Napoleon, Ohio 43545. Pastor Jeff Wallen will officiate. Visitation will be held Saturday morning at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Dunn Funeral Home in Bowling Green. Memorial contributions may be given in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association or Bless the Children Ministries, P.O. Box 1597 Tulsa, Oklahoma 74101.  To share an online condolence with the Partin family please visit www.dunnfuneralhome.com.


Ronald L Shaner

Ronald L. Shaner, 77, of Bowling Green, Ohio passed away Wednesday May 1, 2019. He was born July 22, 1941 in Bowling Green to C. Louis and Betty (Hughes) Shaner. Ron married his high school sweetheart Scotty Huntington and she survives in Bowling Green.  Ron was a 1959 graduate of Bowling Green High School where he was very active in athletics, playing football, basketball and track & field. He then went on to attend BGSU. Ron held the record for most homeruns for Bowling Green Little League baseball. While in school, he was a paperboy for the Toledo Blade. When Ron was a senior in high school, he wrote and delivered the youth sermon at First Christian Church.  He worked as a millwright for Dana Corporation. Ron loved to golf and was a member of the Bowling Green Country Club. He enjoyed watching Ohio State Football, cooking for his family, and took special interest in and studied antique and collectible cars. He was a great dancer and loved listening to music- especially Elvis. His family will miss his genuine smile. He could often be heard telling others that “Life is Good” and felt it was his task in life when out and about to make people smile.  Along with his wife Scotty, Ron is survived by his children Missy (Jude) Hurin of Reno, Nevada, Mike Shaner of Lambertville, Michigan, Melanie (Michael) McColgan of Reno, Nevada, Amy (Jason) Gorr of Ottawa Lake, Michigan and David (Mindy) Shaner of Highland Ranch, Colorado and step-sons Allen G. (Leanne) Holder of Terra Haute, Indiana and John (Shiela) Holder of Madison, Mississippi. He is also survived by 18 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren with one on-the-way as well as his sisters Nancy (Dick) Otley of Bowling Green and Jeanne (Bruce) Wilson of Comstock Park, Michigan.  He was preceded in death by his grandson Jonathan Gilbert Mendoza. A Memorial Service and Celebration of Life gathering will be held at a later date. Burial will be private for the family at Oak Grove Cemetery in Bowling Green. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Dunn Funeral Home in Bowling Green. Memorial contributions may be given in his memory to the Toledo Area Humane Society or a charity of the donor’s choice. To share an online condolence with the Shaner family, please visit www.dunnfuneralhome.com.


Charles K Quesenberry

Charles K. Quesenberry, 74, of Bowling Green, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019. Charles was a retired railroad engineer, having worked for Conrail and Norfolk Southern. He was also an active member of the American Legion. Charles is survived by his children, grandchildren and siblings, as well as many friends. Services will be private.


Robert D Blinn

Robert D. Blinn, 85, of Bowling Green, Ohio passed away Sunday April 28, 2019 at Brookdale in Bowling Green surrounded by his family. Bob was born in Glens Falls, NY, to Elizabeth and Morse Blinn on July 14, 1933. He married Patricia Cleland in 1956 and they later divorced. He married Carla (Hoke) on December 14, 1985 and she preceded him in death December 18, 2011. Bob served his country in the United States Army from 1953-1955. He graduated from Bryant College in Providence, RI in 1957. He began his career at Owens Corner Fiberglass in 1957 at the Ashton, RI plant and was transferred later in 1957 to Toledo’s corporate headquarters in the financial accounting department as an accountant. In 1959, he joined the newly-formed Corporate Data Processing Department to work on “these new things called transistorized computers.” He spent the rest of his career in various positions from programmer o a Director of Information Systems and retired in 1992.  Bob coached little league baseball for seven years and girls softball for six years for Keyser School in Toledo from the mid 1960’s through 1977.  As an Eagle Scout, Bob was involved as an adult leader in the Toledo Area Council at the troop and district level for 38 years. He was district chairman for the Turkeyfoot District while living in Toledo and Wood District while living in Bowling Green. He received the Solver Beaver Award from the Toledo Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America in 1984 for distinguished service to youth.  Bob was an active member of the Bowling Green community as an Elk, Kiwanian, member of the BGSU Falcon Club and President’s Club and the BG Park’s Foundation. He served on the boards of the BG School Foundation, Wood Lane Industries, BG Downtown Foundation and Wheeled Meals. He was an avid fan of the BGSU football and basketball teams. In 2011 he was named Bowling Green’s Outstanding Male Citizen of the Year. He participated in honor flight with his son Jon in 2013.  Bob’s survivors include his sons Jon (Maureen) of Maumee, Ohio and Timothy of Swanton, Ohio; daughter Julie Metzger of LaPorte, Indiana; grandchildren Ashley, Zachary, and Ryan Metzger of LaPorte, Indiana and Erin and Greg Blinn of Maumee, Ohio; sisters Peg, Gail (Mike), Judy, Susan and Penny (Jim) all of Hudson Falls, NY; Pat (Louie) of South Glens Falls, New York; Jean (Roy) of…


Douglas E Hinesman

Douglas E. Hinesman, 69, of Bowling Green, Ohio passed away Thursday April 25, 2019. He was born August 14, 1949 in Bowling Green to Arthur and Frances (Wagner) Hinesman. He married Joyce Kellermeier on April 12, 1975 and she survives in Bowling Green.Doug worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator and Truck Driver. He enjoyed camping, snow mobiling and working in his yard. His greatest joy in life came from the time he spent with his family, especially his grandchildren. Along with his wife of 44 years Joyce, Doug is survived by his daughters Carrie (Jack) Baker of Bowling Green, Ohio and Lindsay (Scott) Marcin of Bowling Green, Ohio and grandchildren Peyton, Caroline, Nolan and Hayley. Visitation will be held on Monday April 29, 2019 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Dunn Funeral Home, located in the Historical District of Bowling Green at 408 West Wooster St. Interment will be private for the family.Memorial contributions may be given in his memory to Bridge Hospice, 1069 Klotz Road Bowling Green, Ohio 43402.To share an online condolence with the Hinesman family please visit www.dunnfuneralhome.com.