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“Hard to believe it's been almost 20 years since we worked together at the old gas station in Huron. We used to wile away the hours talking about...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Sean Douglas - Blanchard, OK

“Deb and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. This is not an easy time, but the thoughts and prayers of friends are with you. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Sherry Long - Willard, OH

“My thoughts, prayers and sympathy to Deb and family. Paula ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Paula Dowell Cosgray - Ostrander, OH

“Deb and family I am sorry to hear of your husband and loved one passing. I send my sympathy at this time as I can not be there. I am on vacation and...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Rose Reineck - Norwalk, OH

“From Our Family to your's Prayers are being sent, Hoppie willbe Greatly Missed. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Martha, Pam, Jackie, Casey and Blake Dowing - OH

“Mike will be missed and his memory cherished by all who knew him. Deb, Mike2 and Shane, I can't even begin to put in words how sorry I am for your...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Janet and Mike McGill - OH

“My condolences to Mike's family. Mike was a wonderful part of my childhood. My mom (Rose Calhoun) and my late father (Frank Calhoun) were great...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Debbie (Calhoun) Fezzuoglio - RI

“To Mike's Family: I am so sorry for your loss. I had a great time talking to Mike and reconnecting with him at our last class reunion. Thinking...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Sharon Dixon Krogman

“Deb and family, I am so sorry for your loss. May you take comfort in the mercy of the God of the universe. Prayers for you during your time of grief...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Janet Reed - Collins, OH, OH

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Michael C. Oehling, age 66, of Berlin Heights, died Tuesday June 5, 2012 at Stein Hospice Care Center in Sandusky. He was born on July 30, 1945 in Akron and has been a Berlin Heights resident his whole life. He was a 1965 graduate of Berlin Heights High School. He worked for Wayne Lutes Construction and drove truck for Ted Heitsche Trucking and Gerken Trucking. He served on the Berlin Township Fire Department for 37 years and the Berlin Heights Village Council since 1995. He has been a member of the East Townsend Masonic Lodge since 1988 and also a member of the Berlin Township Conservation Club. He has been a lifelong member of the Berlin Heights Congregational Church.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years Debra (McClellan), his sons Michael C. (Tevon) Oehling II, of Berlin Heights, Shane F. Oehling, of Berlin Heights, a grandson Reese M. Oehling, a sister-in-law, Diane McClellan and fiance Mark Holcomb, of Pittsburgh, and a nephew Russ (Shannon) Bristol, of Berlin Heights, beloved dogs, Addie and Daisy, special friends, Melvin (Barbara) Kramer, and Cindy (Dennis Bores) Kramer and family.
He was preceded in death by his parents Burt C. and Esther (Hathaway) Oehling, sister and brother-in-law Rex and Alice Bristol and his beloved dog Emma.
Friends may call on Thursday June 7, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and on Friday, June 8, from 2:00 to 8:00 pm at the Berlin Township Fire Station #1 on State Rt. 61 in Berlin Heights. Services will be held at the Fire Station on Saturday June 9 at 11:00 am.
Burial will take place at a later date. Arangements are being handled by Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, Berlin Heights. Online condolences may be left at
Memorial contributions may be made to the Berlin Township Fire Department Memorial Fund.