John Spencer Tiffany

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John Spencer Tiffany, 54, of Wauseon passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Fulton County Health Center. John was born in Durand, Wisc., on March 1, 1960, the son of Spencer and Norma (Myrdal) Tiffany.

John was a science and technology teacher for Wauseon High School for 20 years. He also owned and operated Tiffany's Café in Wauseon. John was an active member of the Wauseon Downtown Merchants Association. He took great pride in supporting local youth through employment at his café.

John received his Bachelors degree in Restaurant Management from The Ohio State University, and his Masters of Education from Bowling Green State University. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Wauseon. John enjoyed music, gardening, and sports. Most of all he loved his son, family, and friends, enjoying every moment with them and making memories that will last forever.

Surviving is his son, Alexander John Tiffany; his fiancé, Sonia Potts; his mother, Norma Tiffany of Wauseon; his siblings, Blair (Debbie) Tiffany of Wabash, Ind., Susan Shore of Crystal Lake, Ill., Sandy (John) Penvose of Tampa, Fla., and Lisa (Todd) Seiler of Montpelier; and many nieces and nephews.

In February of this year, John was preceded in death by his father, Spencer Tiffany.

The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Wauseon, with the Rev. Keith Hunsinger and the Rev. Jenn Herrmann officiating. Interment will follow in Wauseon Union Cemetery.

Visitation for John will be held 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be given to the John Spencer Tiffany Scholarship Fund.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home - Wauseon
219 S Fulton St  Wauseon, OH 43567
(419) 335-6031
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Published in Fulton County Expositor and Swanton Enterprise from Apr. 21 to Apr. 22, 2014
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