October 3rd, 2014
ST. MARYS — A local health official says awareness and education are vital tools residents should use regarding news of the recent Ebola case in Texas.
Marilyn L. Armstrong, 84, of 125 Windsor Drive, St. Marys, died at 8:51 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at her residence.
She was born on June 29, 1930, in Allen County, the daughter of Raleigh and Hazel (Prine) Point.
She married Paul Armstrong on Nov. 22, 1948, in Delphos, and he preceded her in death in 1996.
ST. MARYS — Four Celina High School students are believed to be responsible for the defacing of Skip Baughman Stadium earlier this week.
Iva Waunita “Nita” Hagan, 89, of Holgate, died on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, while visiting her sister in Michigan.
She was born on Aug. 16, 1925, on the family farm in Barryton, Mich., to Carl and Linda (Murray) Gibbs. Nita was preceded in death by her husband John Hagan of Saginaw, Mich.
Thomas D. Hanslik, 58, of St. Marys, died at 5:28 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
He was born on Jan. 2, 1956, in Lorain, to James Hanslik and Lucille (Thompson) Hanslik-Tuttle, both of whom preceded him in death.
He is survived by a sister, Peggy (Robert) Cauble of Modesto, Calif.; brother Timothy Hanslik of Celina; sister Pamela (Michael) Hays of Union; nephew Justin Hays; and niece Amber Hays.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Terry Hanslik.
Oct. 2: Books, Babies & More will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Marys Community Public Library for babies (newborn-36 mos.) and their caregivers.
Story Time at the New Knoxville Library will be held from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. today for those ages 3 to first grade.
Reader’s Theater will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. today at the New Bremen Public Library. Sign up appreciated. For more information, call 419-629-2158.
Mary E. Egbert, 80, of Botkins, died at 12:32 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at the Gardens in Wapakoneta.
She was born on May 19, 1934, in New Bremen, the daughter of the late Walter and Lorena (Timmerman) Fischbach.
On Oct. 7, 1955, she married Adrian Egbert, who survives in Botkins.
Irvin J. Dues, 87, of Minster, died at 6:20 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at his home.
He was born on Oct. 9, 1926, in Minster, to the late John and Katherine (Brandewie) Dues.
He married Juanita Goettemoeller on April 21, 1951, in Fort Loramie. She survives in Minster.
Wendell L. Lovell, 75, passed away on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.
He is survived by daughters, Pam (Dan) Sullivan and Sharon Lovell Petrey, grandchildren Michael (Katy) Brommeland, Josh Stephens, Ashley Sullivan and Logan Stephens, and by his companion, Laura McMillian.
Wendell was preceded in death by his parents, Mollie and Leonard Lovell, stepfather, Verner Ballinger and by his wife, Christine Lovell.
Ted Lewis Endel Sr., 84, of St. Marys, died at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on July 29, 1930, in Toledo, to Clifford F. and Ruth Mae (Barker) Endel who preceded him in death.
On March 5, 1955, he married Marjorie Joan Johnson, and she survives in St. Marys.