Archive - Nov 28, 2012
Alivia Lynn Fraley, 3 months, of Celina, died at 5:03 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on Aug. 30, 2012, in St. Marys to Jordan and Ashley (Makley) Fraley.
Survivors include her parents, Jordan and Ashley Fraley of Celina; a brother, Landon Zimmerman of Celina; grandmother Tracey Fraley of St. Marys; four great-grandparents.
She was preceded in death by grandfather Timothy Fraley; a great-great-grandfather.
FORT LORAMIE — Both Fort Loramie head coach Carla Siegel and New Knoxville coach Tim Hegemier said their teams learned something from Tuesday night’s non-conference tilt.
It’s pretty clear that while both have rough edges as the season begins, once they’re a finished product they’ll be strong squads this season.
Fort Loramie built a double-digit lead and then held off a late New Knoxville charge in the fourth quarter to earn a 55-51 win on Tuesday night.
Floyd Wayne Highley, 92, of 9258 Hoenie Rd. in Celina, passed away at 3:10 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford.
He was born on Aug. 27, 1920, in Celina to Simmeon and Pearl (Cook) Highley, who preceded him in death.
On Feb. 23, 1946, he married Margaret (Kuhn), who lives in Celina. Also surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Randy and Kim HIghley of Celina, Doug and Becci Highley of Celina; one daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Bud Schoenleben of Celina; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.
Sharon S. Dues, 59, of Portland, Ind., died on Tuesday Nov. 27, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Feb. 18, 1953, in Coldwater to parents Frederick J. Rammel and Delma L. Speck, who survives in Celina.
On July 29, 1972, she married Joseph H. Dues in Sharpsburg, and he survives.
Pauline D. Deerhake, 84, of 17226 N. 130th Ave., in Sun City West, Ariz., died at 10:19 p.m. Thursday Nov. 22, 2012, in Sun City.
She was born Dec. 6, 1927, in Wapakoneta to parents Joseph and Daisy (Beeler) Howard.
She married Rueben Deerhake on May 10, 1947, and he survives at the residence.
She was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers and two sisters.
Pauline was a 1946 graduate of Blume High School in Wapakoneta.
Larry D. Schwarck, 73, of 202 E. German St., New Knoxville, died at 6:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center following a brief illness.
He was born Dec. 20, 1938, in St. Marys, the son of Carl and Amanda (Waltz) Schwarck.
He married Joann Warner on Oct. 25, 1958 and she preceded him in death on Dec. 3, 2002.
John Henry “Jack” Walter, 70, of Delphos and formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 8:07 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Vancrest Health Care Center of Delphos, where he had been a resident for seven years.
He was born on Jan. 7, 1942, in Wapakoneta, a son of William and Florence Hemmert Walter, who preceded him in death.
On May 19, 1990 he married Clara Balster Brown, who survives in Delphos.
MINSTER — The Minster girls basketball team picked up their second win of the season as they hosted non-league opponent Mississinawa Valley Tuesday night.
The Wildcats quickly jumped to a big halftime lead and never looked back in a 58-31 win in their home opener.
Minster led 30-8 at the half.
ST. MARYS — City officials are in the preliminary stages regarding the feasibility of an electronic media sign for the interchange of U.S. 33 and Ohio 66.