Archive - Jul 3, 2013
MINSTER — The Minster ACME baseball team scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth as Wapakoneta’s defense broke down. The Wildcats came back and defeated Wapakoneta 5-3 in the winner’s bracket of the ACME tournament held at Hanover Street Park in Minster.
The bottom of the sixth inning began with Max Huber being awarded first base on catcher’s interference. Blake Ahrns singles back up the middle. Garrett Hogenkamp loaded the bases when he reached on an error.
ST. MARYS — Members of the St. Marys Board of Education hired a new athletic director during a special meeting Tuesday evening.
St. Marys resident Jim Hollman, who served as a sixth grade social studies teacher, was hired for the job. Superintendent Shawn Brown said he is confident Hollman will put an end to the high turnover this position has seen recently.
“He was the best candidate,” Brown said.
Patricia A. Pack, 54, of Wapakoneta, died at 7:52 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital Emergency Room in St. Marys.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff and Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta.
Joan (Phyllis) Linder Scheer, 86, of Westerville, formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 12:05 p.m. Monday, July 1, 2013, at Parkside Senior Village, Westerville.
She was born on July 30, 1926, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of Peter and Bernice (Wissman) Rypkema, who preceded her in death.
On Feb. 26, 1949, she married Richard Linder, and he died on Jan. 2, 1986.
Then on April 28, 1993, she married Lafe “Jack” Scheer, Jr., and he died on Oct. 22, 2006.
Michael Carroll, 36, of Wapakoneta, died at 2:58 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013, on Ohio 198 in Wapakoneta in a cycle accident.
He was born on Dec. 10, 1976, in Celina, to parents Robbie Schott Murphy and stepfather Roy Murphy of Mendon.
He is survived by his grandmother; by a brother; a sister; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two sets of grandparents.
Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Cisco Funeral Home in Celina.
Burial will be held in St. Marys Catholic Cemetery.
Juanita Gagle, 83, of 701 Meadowview Dr., in Celina, died at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at her residence in Celina.
She was born on March 16, 1930, in Macedon, to the late Donald W. and Nellie M. (Dundon) Hassan.
On July 10, 1949, she married Lowell E. “Spiz” Gagle, who passed away on Feb. 8, 2009.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Mark A. and Dawn M. Gagle of Celina, Todd J. and Lois J. Gagle of Moon Township, Pa.; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.