Archive - Sep 3, 2013
The games going on around the area on Tuesday, Sept. 3:
New Knoxville at Celina
Bluffton at Wapakoneta
Kenton at St. Marys
Celina at O-G
Wapakoneta at Elida
Shawnee at Van Wert
The St. Marys Roughriders volleyball team finished second at their namesake invitational while earning their first two victories of the season before falling to Pandora-Gilboa 25-19, 22-25 and 25-23 in the championship match on Saturday.
“I’m proud of the girls,” Riders head coach Monica VanderHorst said. “In the first set we got off to a slow start, but we played them tough. In the second set we played with enthusiasm and when you have the serve-receive at 90 percent that’s pretty effective.”
WAPAKONETA — The St. Marys girls cross country team earned the Wapakoneta Night Meet title on Saturday evening. The Roughriders won their first invitational of the season under the lights with seven runners finishing in the top 20 of the girls finishers.
Joan Ruterbories, 80, of Celina, died on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
Arrangements are being completed with the Miller–Long and Folk Funeral Home (High Street Chapel) in St. Marys, where services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday.
Karen Sue Stief, 64, of 500 W. Wayne St. in Celina, passed away at 8:15 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at the Colonial Nursing Center in Rockford.
She was born on Aug. 17, 1949, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to the late William and Donna (Romary) Thomas.
On May 15, 1993, she married Larry Stief of Celina. Also surviving is a brother and sister-in-law and a niece.
The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home.
Philip Eugene Crumpler, 75, of 119 Dogwood Drive in Celina, passed away at 12:35 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, at the Gardens at Celina.
He was born on Dec. 22, 1937, in Xenia, to the late Roger and Dorothy (Manor) Duncan.
Survivors include four sisters and four brothers-in-law; one sister-in-law; several nieces and nephews; great-nieces and nephews; great-great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two brothers; one sister; one brother-in-law; one nephew.
Walter E. “Wally” Dulebohn, 63, of Wapakoneta, died at 3:35 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.
He was born on March 4, 1950, in Auglaize County to Charles B. and Viola (Kaeck) Dulebohn,who preceded him in death.
On Sept. 5, 1981, he married Elaine M. Burris, who survives in Wapakoneta.
Aurelia A. “Susie” Hirschfeld, 84, of New Bremen, died at 3:45 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at the Lima Memorial Health Systems, Lima.
She was born on Jan. 11, 1929, on a farm northwest of New Bremen.
She was the daughter of Edwin C. and Amanda W. (Quellhorst) Fark.
ST. MARYS — An area agency will soon be adding to its fleet of vehicles thanks in part to a grant program through the Ohio Department of Transportation.