Archive - 2013
Mary Alice Reid, 79, of Celina, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She had resided in West Palm Beach, Fla. for the last 40 years.
Born on Dec. 16, 1933, in Celina, she was the daughter of the late Robert L. and Eva A. (Hill) Hole.
Mary Alice and Kenneth N. Reid were married on Nov. 8, 1970, and he survives, along with two daughters, Brinda Simmons of Piqua and Kim (Randy) Wendel of Celina; four grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and two great-grandsons.
Ralph D. Rabe, 93, formerly of 403 W. North St. in St. Marys, died at 2:13 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Feb. 27, 1920, in Mercer County to Vintson and Esther (Shroyer) Rabe.
On April 20, 1947, in St. Marys, he married Margaret Jones, who died on Jan. 10, 1995.
Survivors include a daughter, Betty (Stephen) McCoy of St. Marys; two sisters, Mary Montague of Dayton and Jeanie (Pleasant) “Verlie” Boroff of St. Marys.
Sept. 20: Friday Craft Circle will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today. Bring craft projects in to work on in the company of fellow crafters at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
Preschool Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. today at New Knoxville Public Library. Kids ages 3, 4 and 5 (not yet in Kindergarten) are welcome.
The Grand Lake St. Marys State Park Fall Festival starts at 4 p.m. today.
Friday, Sept. 20
Defiance at Celina
Wapakoneta at Bath
Shawnee at O-G
Elida at St. Marys
Kenton at Van Wert
Coldwater at Delphos St. John’s
Marion Local at Fort Recovery
St. Henry at Minster
New Bremen at Parkway
Anna at Versailles
Sept. 19: Books, Babies & More will meet at 10:30 a.m. today. Fun for babies (newborn-36 months) and their caregivers at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
The Auglaize County Veterans Service Commission will meet at 5 p.m. today at 209 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta.
Free computer classes will be held at 6 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library. Three sessions cover the most basic skills from using the mouse to customizing your computer. Please call 419-394-7471 to register.
The area sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 19:
St. Marys at Celina
Bath at Van Wert
Wapakoneta at Defiance
Elida at Shawnee
O-G at Kenton
Troy Christian at New Knoxville
ST. MARYS — A network security expert provided a handful of tips to keep people safe from online predators as the use of mobile devices continues to rise.
Lynn Child, who operates companies that specialize in network management, stressed the importance of online security during a Wednesday afternoon’s St. Marys Rotary Club meeting. Child, who works with companies on four continents and dozens of countries, said the Internet is full of predators who are looking to steal personal and business information to sell on the black market.
Ralph Rabe, 93, of St. Marys, died on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Brittany Jo Brown, 26, of rural Spencerville, died on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at her home.
She was born on Sept. 13, 1987, in Lima, a daughter of Charles E. Whiting and Paula S. Brown. Her father is deceased and her mother, Paula S. (Trent) Schrolucke survives in Spencerville.
Brittany was a 2006 graduate of the Spencerville High School and became a medical assistant through Allied Health Systems. She was employed as a Blood Services Technician with the American Red Cross.