Merry Jane Polter, 80 of Fremont, OH, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2020 at Stein Hospice. She was born on August 23, 1939 in Fremont, OH to William and Maribelle (Scherf) Ayres. Merry Jane graduated from Fremont Ross High School in 1957.
Merry Jane married James H. Polter on June 30, 1958 at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Fremont and he preceded her in death on December 6, 2011. She was a cook for the Sandusky County Sheriff’s Office for many years. Merry Jane was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church and enjoyed traveling, camping, reading, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Merry Jane is survived by her sons, Mark (Annette Moore) Polter and Matthew (Ashley Day) Polter, both of Fremont, OH; siblings, Ron (Marie) Ayres, Jim (Kathleen) Ayres, Rick (Martie) Ayres, Suzanne (Jr.) Ruiz, all of Fremont, OH, Thomas (Beverly) Ayres, Helena, OH, Fred (Beth) Ayres, Millbury, OH; grandchildren, Jeremy (Angela) Polter, Cleveland, OH Alisha (Ty) Stout, Maeleigh Polter, both of Fremont, OH; great grandchildren, Ellie, Sophie and Liam Polter.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
It was Merry Jane’s wishes not to have any services.
Memorials can be made in her honor to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.Print Obituary & Condolences