Archive - Sep 16, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) — As many as three gunmen opened fire Monday inside the Washington Navy Yard, attacking office workers at a heavily guarded military facility in the heart of the nation's capital. At least 12 people were killed.
Helen Jean Meyer, 90, of 1921 Knapke Court in Celina, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
She was born on Aug. 13, 1923, in Geneva, Ind., to the late George and Elma (Miller) Shanebarger.
On Nov. 23, 1957, she married Paul William Meyer, who died on July 1, 2006.
Survivors include her son, Jerry Andrew of Celina.
Helen was preceded in death by her first husband, Glenn Andrew, who died in 1951.
Stanley Lafe Topp, 66, New Bremen, passed away at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at the Dayton VA Medical Center, Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Dayton.
He was born on Nov. 13, 1946, in New Bremen, the son of Lafe William and Marie Otte Topp, both of whom preceded him in death.
On April 18, 1970, he married Jane E. Muter; she survives at the residence in New Bremen.
ST. MARYS — Hundreds of local residents came together to help battle cancer as part of an annual fundraiser.
The St. Marys Tailgate for Cancer took over the Eagles parking lot this weekend. There was a stage set up for the event’s live entertainment, and TSC in St. Marys provided a large TV screen featuring the OSU football game versus California.
Shortly after the event started Saturday afternoon, several people were already there sporting their red OSU gear and watching the Akron/Michigan football game.