She was born on September 3, 1949 in Sandusky, to the late Clyde and Margery Buchanan. She was a graduate of Sandusky High School. She married John Ostheimer 46 years ago, and he preceded her in death in May of this year. She worked for GTE/Verizon for many years. She knitted baby clothes for Fisher-Titus for many years. She enjoyed spending time at the beach and was a lifelong Indians fan.
She is survived by her daughters, Melissa Johnson, of Berlin Heights, Sally (Dave) Poorman, of Mansfield, Michele Ostheimer, of Monroeville, eight grandchildren, and several cousins.
Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 until the time of services at 5:00 pm at the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper Street, Wakeman. Chaplain Melvin Sayler will be officiating. Private burial will take place at a later date at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
Messages of condolence may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.