Archive - Mar 5, 2013
ST. MARYS — A winter storm is barreling down on the region, bringing the chance for close to a foot of snow to Auglaize County.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the county, effective through Wednesday morning. Auglaize County EMA Director Troy Anderson said nailing down a definitive snowfall prediction is difficult because there are two fronts coming together, with Auglaize County in the middle.
BOTKINS — A northwest Ohio man died this morning after the vehicle he was driving slid across the median and into the southbound lanes of Interstate 75 south of Botkins and collided with a semitrailer.
Bret Woods, 46, of Toledo, died from injuries suffered from the collision at 3:15 a.m. today, according to a trooper’s report from the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP). His wife, Bernadette Woods, was transported by Anna EMS to Lima Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Betty J. Sondergelt, 91, of Springfield, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013.
She was born on Oct. 19, 1921, in St. Marys, the daughter of Albert and Louise (Hoewischer) Hudson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 47 years, Robert L. Sondergelt; a sister; and four brothers.
Survivors include her three daughters, Sue Sondergelt of Cape Haze, Fla., Diane Sondergelt of Worthington, and Cindy (Tom) Bloch of Georgetown, Ky.; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.