Services announced for ex-Erie Co. sheriff


SANDUSKY — Arrangements have been set for John E. Magnuson, 66, the five-term Erie County sheriff who died Thursday.

Visitation is to be from 2-8 p.m. Monday in the David F. Koch Funeral Home, Sandusky. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. Paul Church, Norwalk, Ohio.

The family suggests tributes to Stein Hospice Service, Sandusky.

Mr. Magnuson was first elected sheriff in 1980 and served through 2000.