Archive - 2013
Robert “Bob” H. Brandt, 71, of Montpelier passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, following a brief illness. He was born on Nov. 9, 1941, in Bryan, to Robert S. and Josephine (Pignataro) Brandt.
Bob graduated from Montpelier High School in 1959. On Aug. 21, 1965, he married Juanita Briner, and she preceded him in death.
Bettina “Janie” Winters, 68, of 215 Knoxville Ave., St. Marys, died at 11:05 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, in the Emergency Department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital.
She was born on June 9, 1945, in Celina, the daughter of Harold and Betty (Goodwin) Dunlap.
She is survived by her siblings, James (Sandy) Dunlap of St. Marys, Sandra (Dennis) Kugler of St. Marys, Kathy Ward of St. Marys, Valerie (Danny) Salisbury of St. Marys, Anita (Ron) Savage of St. Marys; by numerous nieces and nephews.
The Week 2 High School Football Schedule:
Friday, Sept. 6
Celina at Bath
Shawnee at St. Marys
Defiance at Elida
Kenton at Wapakoneta
O-G at Van Wert
Here's the schedule for area sports teams for Thursday, Sept. 5:
A glance at area high school football action 50, 25 and 10 years ago:
50 Years Ago This Week – 1963
ST. MARYS — Organizers of the Auglaize County Council on Aging’s second-ever Harvestfest say the event will be bigger and better than ever before.
The event, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 14 in the Miller Building of the Auglaize County Fairgrounds, will feature homemade ice cream, an ODOT driving simulator, appraisals, historical stories and more.
“We have all kinds of things for kids to do,” Outreach Coordinator Trena Chiles said.
NEW BREMEN — Born and raised in New Bremen, Lindsay Burkard is back home and working as a eighth-grade language arts teacher after going to college in Toccoa Falls, Ga.
“I’m really excited to be near my family in New Bremen,” Burkard said. “The schools here are really great ... I wasn’t anticipating getting hired at New Bremen, so I’m excited about that.”
Joan J. Ruterbories, 80, of Celina, died at 4:20 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.
She was born on Aug. 21, 1933, in Nilegh, Neb. to Harold and Melissa (Bare) Johnson.
On Dec. 26, 1963, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Norfolk, Neb., she married Joseph Duane Ruterbories, who died in April 1995.
James V. “Jim” Beatty, 69, of Kettlersville, died suddenly on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, in Fort Loramie, while camping with his family.
He was born on Nov. 9, 1943, in Dayton, to Tilford and Mary Craycraft Beatty. Both parents preceded him in death.
On June 4, 1997, he married Jane Sager who survives in Kettlersville.
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