Local Florist & Links

Area Florists

Kircher's Flowers 
Phone: 419-784-5321
1119 Jefferson Ave., Defiance, OH 43512

Fancy Petals
Phone: 419-782-4353
301 Hopkins St., Defiance, OH 43512

Four All Seasons

316 Clinton St. Defiance, Oh. 43512


Area Hotels

These hotels are at the intersection of US 24 and St. Rt. 66. Take exit #26 off US Rt. 24.

Holiday Inn Express 
Phone: 419-784-0782
1148 Hotel Dr., Defiance, OH 43512

Defiance Comfort Inn
Phone: 419-784-4900
1068 Hotel Dr., Defiance, OH 43512

Super 8 Motel
Phone: 419-782-8000
1053 S. Clinton St., Defiance, OH 43512


A History of Sympathy Flowers


This site, which comes highly recommended, provides information on the history of sympathy flowers, tribute preferences by state, bereavement poems, sympathy card messages, religious funeral ceremonies, sympathy etiquette, funeral hymns, verses for sympathy, tribute guide for relationship, understanding sympathy terminology and sympathy quotes.

Local Cemeteries

There are many local cemeteries. Please contact the township trustees, church or cemetery for more information.  We can also provide you some contacts and cemetery information.

Riverside Cemetery is on South Clinton St. and is owned by the city of Defiance. 
Phone - 419-784-2253 or 419-784-2745 
Grave sales are from noon till two at the cemetery office.
For a resident of Defiance - 2 grave lots would cost $600. 
The interment fee is $400.

Riverview Memory Gardens is on St. Rt. 424

Phone - 419-782-7027

Community Links

Here are some local websites for your information.

Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau

Defiance College


Defiance City Schools

Defiance County Fair