Gwendolyn E. "Red" Fiig, 74 of Defiance, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday evening August 17, 2013.
She was born April 12, 1939, in Edgerton, Ohio, and was the daughter of Rupert and Gladys (Gallant) Fiig.
Gwendolyn is survived by a daughter, Deanne "Dee" Johnson of Defiance; grandson, Shane (Christy) Johnson, of Defiance; six great-granddaughters, Shyann, Stefany, Sierra, Saleen, Saige and Chevelle Johnson; a great-grandson Brandon; two sisters, Sharon Siler of Delphos, Ohio, and Donna Perry of Convoy, Ohio; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister; Beverly Burt.
Red worked for the Greyhound Bus Lines/City Taxi of Defiance for 25 years. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and attending their sporting events.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, August 20, 2013, from 2-8 p.m. in the Schaffer Funeral Home, Defiance. Funeral service for Gwendolyn will be Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Paul Myers officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Defiance.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.schafferfh.com.