February 1st, 2012
ST. MARYS — The city’s top elected officials gave members of a local civic group a recap of his first month in office and his goals for the city of St. Marys on Tuesday night.
St. Marys Mayor Pat McGowan addressed St. Marys Kiwanis during a visit to the group’s weekly meeting. McGowan, who took office Jan. 1, said he has seen a flurry of activity in his 31 days on the job.
“I’m the kind of person who likes to get involved,” McGowan said. “I like to try to get a feel of the job.”
Doris M. Wannemacher, 84, of Lochard Road, Anna, died at 4:10 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Sept. 4, 1927, in Minster, to Robert and Elizabeth (Bergman) Stueve, and they preceded her in death.
On Aug. 27, 1949, in Minster, she married Orville Wannemacher, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 9, 2005.
She is survived by her children, Gerald (Sue) Wannemacher of Sidney, Marcia (Dan) Worthington of Anna and Dan (Donna) Wannemacher of Anna; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a sister; a sister-in-law.
Josephine E. McEvoy, 91, of Celina, died on Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at Colonial Nursing Center in Rockford.
She was born on March 20, 1920, in Toledo, to James Butler Mowery and Gertrude Elizabeth (Hatfield) Mowery, and they preceded her in death.
On Feb. 1, 1941, she married Harry Joseph McEvoy, and he preceded her in death on June 9, 1992.
She is survived by three daughters, Mary Alexander of Celina, Marty (Al) Grosjean of Toledo and Sue Thomas of Celina; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 17 great-great-grandchildren.
Nancy Louise Horner, 73, formerly of St. Marys, died at 11:15 a.m. Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at Van Wert Manor in Van Wert.
She was born on Feb. 11, 1939, in Salem Township, the daughter of Raymond S. and Viola N. (Shaner) Ginter, and they preceded her in death.
She is survived by three sons, Aaron Horner of St. Marys, Alan (Ann) Horner of St. Marys and Andrew Horner of St. Marys; a daughter, Ann Wilker of Van Wert; seven grandchildren; a sister, Audrey Schwartz of Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Ginter.
Louis Charles Boltz, 89, formerly of 638 Southway Drive, St. Marys, died at 4:28 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012, at The Gardens in Celina.
He was born on Feb. 9, 1922, in St. Marys, the son of Harry and Elizabeth (Moeller) Boltz Sr., and they preceded him in death.
On Aug. 29, 1941, in Adrian, Mich., he married Millicent A. Chiles, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 2, 2002.
Tuesday, Jan. 31
Marion Local at New Knoxville
Lima Sr. at LCC
Ben Logan at USV
Celina at Lima Sr.
Elida at Ottoville
LCC at Van Wert
DSJ at Lincolnview
Kalida at Spencerville
GREENVILLE — St. Marys had the lead at the end of the first three quarters of Monday night’s game at Greenville, only to a watch its work be undone in the fourth quarter.
Greenville outscored the St. Marys girls basketball team 13-2 in the fourth quarter and rallied past the Roughriders, 42-34, on Monday night.
Kelsey Tester paced Greenville with 18 points on eight baskets and two free throws. Tara Guillozet added 11 points.
Originally scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 10, the game was postponed
NEW BREMEN — One hundred was the key number for New Bremen Elementary second-grade students, as they celebrated their 100th day of school Monday afternoon.
The second-grade students in Marsha Wierwille’s class were in celebration mode, decked out in their 100th day crows and necklaces. A slew of 100th Day of School activities were planned for the students. Throughout the day, students worked on a coloring sheet, wrote their numbers from one to 100 on a grid, decorated a 100th Day of School cookie and did a dot-to-dot.
ST. MARYS — Discussion of the addition of a dog park in the city of St. Marys got kick started again on Monday.
Members of the St. Marys Parks and Playground Committee voted to send a recommendation to city council to discuss the option of adding a park to K.C. Geiger Park. Chair Robin Willoughby brought the issue to the committee for further discussion after receiving comments from residents asking for a dog park.