October 2017


Sandra Fitzenrider (1947 – 2017)

Sandra Fitzenrider, 70 years, of Stryker, Ohio, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017. She was passionate-about life, her family and work. Sandy was an avid gardener, had an infectious smile and…


Betty Lou Mead (1932 – 2017)

Betty Lou Mead, 85 years, of Montpelier, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Evergreen Manor, where she had been a resident the past several years. Betty was born March 8,…


Amando Flores (1943 – 2017)

Amando P. Flores, 73, of Montpelier passed away early Thursday morning at his home. He was born on December 4, 1943 in San Pablo, Philippines to Gertrudo and Barbara (Perez) Flores….


Jewell Swalley (1957 – 2017)

Jewell “Judy” A. Swalley, age 60, of West Unity, Ohio passed away Tuesday, October 17, 2017 after fighting a long battle with cancer. Jewell was born August 28, 1957 in Webster…





Sports Schedule For Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Cross Country Division II Districts Archbold (Boys) & Swanton (Boys) @ Findlay Owens 11am Bryan & Wauseon @ Ottawa 11am Division III Districts Archbold (Girls), Delta, Edgerton, Edon, Evergreen, Fayette, Hilltop,…



Antonio Rosales (1940 – 2017)

Antonio Rosales age 77 years, of Fayette, passed away Sunday afternoon, October 15, 2017, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice. He was born September 2, 1940 at Bruni, Texas, the son…


Charles Keller (1946 – 2017)

Charles P. Keller, age 70, of Adrian, MI; passed away at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ypsilanti, MI on Monday, October 9, 2017. He was born in Wauseon on December 5,…


John Opdycke (1926 – 2017)

John Russell Opdycke, age 91, of rural Stryker, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017, at Genesis Health Care in Bryan. Prior to his retirement he had been a lifelong area…


Robert Wagner (1938 – 2017)

Robert D. Wagner, 78 years, of Bryan, passed away Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Genesis Healthcare-Bryan Center, Bryan, where he was a resident for the past week. Bob was born October…


Mildred Shultz (1921 – 2017)

Mildred I. Shultz, age 96, of Swanton was called home to join her husband, Joe; Sunday morning October 1, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. She was born in Williams…


Howard Moore (1934 – 2017)

Howard N. Moore, 82, of Montpelier passed away Saturday morning at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on December 13, 1934 in Montpelier to Verl and Eva (Gregg)…


Vivian Brown (1925 – 2017)

Vivian L. Brown, 92, of Montpelier passed away early Sunday morning at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier. She was born on September 2, 1925 in Peru, Indiana to Frank W….


Wayne Stutzman (1929 – 2017)

Wayne R. Stutzman, age 88, of Wauseon, passed away Friday, October 13, 2017, at Heartland of Wauseon. Prior to his retirement he had been a lifelong area farmer. Wayne was born…


Gordon Robey (1938 – 2017)

Gordon S. Robey, 79 years, of West Unity passed away Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Center- Bryan Hospital. Gordon was born January 31, 1938 in Tipton, Michigan,…


Violet Grime (1938 – 2017)

Violet Y. “Vi” Grime, age 79, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday morning, October 10, 2017 at Heartland of Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had worked at Subway, Nafziger Ice Cream,…