The fantastic thing about obits in Northwest Ohio is that most of them have been indexed. All of the information is available on line and can be ordered on line. The wonderful list is located on the Hayes Obituary Index. RB Hayes Obituary Index
The other location to locate these records is at the library in Norwalk as well at the Norwalk County Genealogical Connections.
Make sure to make copies. Note the date and page as well as the name of the newspaper for these records.