Archive - Nov 19, 2012
MINSTER — Rick Armon began writing about beer more than 12 years ago, when the features editor at the Democrat and Chronicle asked him to start a beer column.
Donald Smith, 80, of 277 Jack Oak Point Road, St. Marys, died on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health System. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Laura Roediger, 54, of 7720 Riley Road, Celina, died at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at the St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born on Sept. 3, 1958, in Dayton, to Charles and Nancy Gray, and they survive in Sidney.
On June 4, 1977, she married Jeff Roediger, and he survives.
She is survived by her sons, Nick (Brandi) and Chad (Halleh), both of Celina; a granddaughter; two brothers; a special cousin; her sister-in-law.
She was preceded in death by her sister.
Virginia Madeline Dicke, 82, of Ohio City, died at 9:33 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at CHP Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert.
She was born on Jan. 31, 1930, in Wapakoneta, to Frank Veit and Mary (Rinehart), and they preceded her in death.
On June 5, 1948, she married Donald Willis Dicke, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 2008.