Archive - 2013
Ellen Edna Schierholt Huckriede, 87, of St. Marys, died on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Otterbein Retirement Community on Grand Lake St. Marys.
She was born on July 17, 1925, in New Bremen, the daughter of Emma (Heitman) and Frank Schierholt who preceded her in death. She was married to Earl Huckriede on Dec. 12, 1944, at St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen.
Jack L. Cramer 77, of Wapakoneta died at 10:45 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at St. Rita’s Medical Center.
Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Wapakoneta.
Richard A. Frosdick, 84, of Celina, died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at the St. Marys Living Center.
He was born on May 19, 1928, in Oakfield, N.Y., to parents Harold and Edith (Andrews) Frosdick.
On May 24, 1986, he married Patricia (Sullivan) Lentz, who survives.
Roy E. Fradd, 96, of Maplewood, died on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Heartland of Bellefontaine.
He was born on Feb. 14, 1916, in Cedarville, to Marion and Ella (Waugh) Fradd.
On June 8, 1935, in Ironton, he married Josie E. Lambert, who died on Aug. 25, 2009.
He is survived by three daughters, Wilma “Jean” Fisher of Mesah, Ariz., Ruth Evelyn Shaw of Bellefontaine and Beulah Greenbaum of Bellefontaine; by 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 16 great-great-grandchildren.
Nicholas F. Bergman, 88, of Botkins, died at 12:45 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center.
He was born on Aug. 23, 1924, in Egypt, to the late Fred and Katherine (Dircksen) Bergman.
On Sept. 27, 1947, he married Norma Berning in St. Patrick, and she survives in Botkins.
MINSTER — At its annual dinner and dance, the Minster Civic Association named its newest honoree, recognizing her for a lifetime of community service, volunteerism and leadership
Mary Knapke, born and raised in Minster, was announced the 2012 Citizen of the Year at the “Tropical Paradise” celebration held Feb. 8 at the Knights of Columbus Hall.
OTTAWA — The St. Marys boys basketball team found its signature victory in one of the toughest places to win in the Western Buckeye League.
St. Marys senior Austin James hit a 3-pointer in the final seconds and the Roughriders stunned No. 4-ranked Ottawa-Glandorf 49-48 on Friday night at The Supreme Court.
“It was a great win,” St. Marys head coach Dan Hegemier said. “Our kids really needed this. They’ve played so well in parts of so many games and we put it together for the entire game.”
FORT RECOVERY — For a quarter, the New Knoxville Rangers couldn’t miss.
New Knoxville hit seven of eight 3-pointers in the first quarter, built a 21-point first-half lead and then staved off state-ranked Fort Recovery’s desperate comeback in the fourth quarter to earn a 65-62 win at the Fort Site Gymnasium on Friday night.
Fort Recovery’s Elijah Kahlig’s 3-pointer at the buzzer caromed off and New Knoxville celebrated near mid-court.
New Knoxville at Fort Recovery Boys Basketball Photos
NEW BREMEN 54, MARION LOCAL 46
NEW BREMEN — It was a rough and physical contest Friday night at New Bremen and with scoring and time from the bench players the New Bremen Cardinals were able to hold off a stubborn Marion Local Flyer squad 54-46 in a MAC contest at New Bremen.
In the game two Flyers fouled out and three more players finished with four fouls, while New Bremen had no players foul out but ended with three players with four fouls.
Marion Local at New Bremen boys basketball photos
ST. MARYS — If one asks St. Marys FFA sponsor and teacher Jack McBride if his FFA students are future farmers, he says no, not for the most part.
A more appropriate description would be future leaders, he explains, because while only 2 percent of Americans are farmers more than 20 percent are involved in agriculturally-related fields.