Archive - 2012
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.
ST. MARYS — Three local law enforcement officials received formal recognition for their respective roles in pulling a St. Marys woman from the St. Marys River on Nov. 1.
ST. MARYS — For Christine Chambers and her husband, Marc Hassan, Christmas is an opportunity to give back to the community.
This holiday season, the couple — owners of the Tastee Treat in St. Marys — decided to sponsor the donation of Christmas trees to needy families in the area. “Santa’s Trees” is not a contest — the trees are meant to make as many family Christmases as special as possible.
Dorsey G. Vulgamott, 71, of Lima, resident of the Lima Manor, died at 3:58 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at the St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on Feb. 1, 1941, in Spencerville to parents Freddie G. and Laura Emily Hiler Vulgamott, who preceded him in death.
In 1958, he first married Gwendoln Lutterbeck, who preceded him in death in 2010.
His second marriage was to Glenna E. “Lou” Young on March 5, 1971, and she preceded him in death on March 14, 1994.
Gladys Barnes Scales, 90, of Celina, died on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born on April 15, 1922, in Somerset, Ky. to parents Henry and Rushia Lewis Barnes.
On June 14, 1947, she married James Thomas Scales, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 24, 1996.
Rudolph J. Quinter, 97, of 2215 Eiting Road, Minster, died at 11:10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence.
He was born June 19, 1915 in Cranberry Prairie to Joseph and Philomena (Huwer) Quinter.
On June 28, 1941, he married Agnes M. Sanders and she preceded him in death on June 3, 2008.
Rickey E. Isbell, 45, of 200 Knoxville Ave., St. Marys, died suddenly at 3:05 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born May 4, 1967, in Auburn, Ind., the son of Douglas and Mary (Vanwarner) Isbell.
He married Leanna Frese on Dec. 7, 1999, and she survives at the residence.
Gale Dianne Sager Williams, 59, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of New Knoxville, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Tampa following an extended illness.
She was born on Aug. 3, 1953, in Lima, to Henry and Ellen Rose Eichacker Sager, who survive in New Knoxville.Gale Dianne Sager Williams, 59, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of New Knoxville, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Tampa following an extended illness.
She was born on Aug. 3, 1953, in Lima, to Henry and Ellen Rose Eichacker Sager, who survive in New Knoxville.