October 2nd, 2014
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.
ST. MARYS — Vandals defaced signs, bleachers, sidewalks and other items at Skip Baughman Stadium ahead of Friday night’s rivalry game with Celina.
The green and white paint could be found throughout the stadium and some of the vandalism included the phrases “Go Dogs” and “Celina Bulldogs.” Other acts of vandalism included spray painted profanity.
WAPAKONETA — A Wapakoneta man was arrested Sunday night on charges of voyeurism and public indecency.
According to a news release issued by Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock, officers responded to 303 W. Pearl St., Wapakoneta regarding a report of surreptitious recording activities inside the household. During the course of an investigation, officers arrested Bernard W. Carver, 65, 303 W. Pearl St., on charges of voyeurism and public indecency. The case remains under investigation and Hunlock declined further comment on the matter.
ST. MARYS — There will be a scheduled power outage in order to make repairs to the east circuit in the city of St. Marys. The outage will affect South Street to McClain Street, between Wayne and Front streets and all of South Park Drive, starting at 10 p.m. today. The outage is expected to last for four to four-and-a-half hours.
ST. MARYS — Calvary Christian Fellowship in St. Marys will host a national one-day worship event on Sunday that will link people across the country.
Harvest America, hosted by the Rev. Greg Laurie with Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, Calif., will be speaking live from Dallas, Texas, beginning at 7 p.m. Sunday, at the Nazarene District Center J.E. Shankel Auditorium, located at 272 Jack Oak Point Road in St. Marys. The event is free and open to the public. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Betty N. Dumbauld, 94, of Celina, passed away at 12:48 a.m. Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
She was born on May 9, 1920, in Mercer County, to Charles and Mellie (Buck) Howell.
On Oct. 6, 1941, she married Stanley “Si” E. Dumbauld, who preceded her in death.
She is survived by a son, Daniel (Rebecca) Dumbauld of Zionsville, Ind.; a daughter, Debra (Dale) Bruns of Coldwater; a sister-in-law, Lelah Florence Howell of Celina; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins.
Sept. 29: You’re Never Too Old for Story Time will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. today at FJ Stallo Memorial Library. Kids in Kindergarten and up are welcome to come to the library. Call 419-628-2925 or stop by the library to register.
Col. Richard L. Roediger, 77, of Allentown, Pa.; formerly of New Bremen, died on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at home.
He was the son of the late Frank and Leona Roediger.
Richard was the husband of Pamela J. (Schanerberger) Roediger.
He worked at Pet Inc. in Allenton for 35 years as office manager. He also owned Roediger's Auction.
Richard served his country in the Navy for four years.
Gerald D. “Watermelon” Keller, 78, of rural Spencerville, died at 1:10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at his residence, following an extended illness, with his family at his side.
He had been a Spencer Township Trustee for the past 12 years.
He was born on Jan. 24, 1936, in Spencer Township, Allen County, a son of William L. “Bill” and Ruth M. (Hance) Keller, who preceded him in death.
On May 25, 1957, he married Georgia Mae “Peaches” Wisher, who survives.