Archive - Aug 29, 2013
Mary Rose Bennett, 69, of Celina, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at her residence.
She was born on Dec. 8, 1943, in Eagle Pass, Texas.
Her parents, Maria Guadalupe (Garza) and Adolph Enriquez Rodriguez, are both deceased.
She married Greg Bennett on Oct. 23, 1965, and he died on March 8, 2009.
Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law Michael and Mandy Bennett of Rockford; two grandchildren; seven brothers and sisters.
She was also preceded in death by a brother and two sisters-in-law.
LaDonna P. Brown, 86, of Spencerville, died at 2:49 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, with her family at her side in St. Rita’s Medical Center, following a brief illness.
She was born on Nov. 11, 1926, in Spencer Township, Allen County, a daughter of William L. “Leo” and Bessie P. Moorman Savidge, who are deceased.
Lisa A. Neace, 48, of Celina, died on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on Aug.15, 1965, in Dayton, to Donnie R. and Constance (Whitney) Neace Sr.
Judith Boyer Bray, 66, of 1106 Nagel St., St. Marys, and formerly of Miamisburg, died on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at Hospice of Dayton.
She was born on Dec. 29, 1946, in Dayton, the daughter of Wilbur and Betty (Ennis) Boyer.
She married the Reverend Dr. Eddie Bray on May 15, 1993, and he survives in St. Marys.
Edith M. Harshbarger, 70, of Wapakoneta, died at 11:05 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at her residence.
She was born on March 14, 1943, in Elida, to Arthur C. and Mary E. (Tucker) Smith who preceded her in death.
On June 16, 1989, she married Ricky D. Harshbarger and he survives in Wapakoneta.
ST. MARYS — A traveling exhibit on one of America’s greatest presidents is set to open in Auglaize County today.
The Auglaize County Public Library system and the Auglaize County Historical Society will be hosting “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibit that will be on display through Oct. 12. In addition to the traveling exhibit, branches of the Auglaize County Public Library system and the St. Marys Community Public Library will host presentations related to Abraham Lincoln and the Constitution.
The area sports schedule for Thursday, Aug. 29:
A look at area sports 50, 25 and 10 years ago:
50 Years Ago This Week – 1963
This week in 1963, the St. Marys Roughriders headed north to Montpelier for a day of football scrimmages in both the morning and afternoon.
The Roughriders tallied four touchdowns in the morning session and pulled away with the 24-12 victory in the pre-season meeting. Tommy Hollman scored twice in the win with a 50-yard run and a ten-yard pass from quarterback Ralph Hecht.