May 2022




Wauseon Holds Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

HONOR GUARD … Members of the Honor Guard walk to Union Cemetery down Elm Street to begin the Memorial Day proceedings. (PHOTOS BY JACOB KESSLER, STAFF) By: Jacob Kessler Today is…





Gene Ferrell (1942-2022)

Gene Ferrell of Mobile, Alabama, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at the home of his son and daughter-in-law in Foley, Alabama. He was born in Mobile on Sept. 2,…


Arlen Horton (1941-2022)

  Arlen K. Horton, 80, of Stryker, OH, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan. He was born on December 4, 1941 in…


Gary McCarty (1971-2022)

Gary Ray McCarty, age 50, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, from injuries sustained in an accident near Melbern, Ohio. Gary was a graduate of Pensacola High…


Joel Best (1962-2022)

Joel D. Best, age 59, of Blakeslee, Ohio, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2022 at his home, surrounded by family, after a long battle with cancer. Joel was an auto…


Frederick Landel (1939-2022)

Frederick J. Landel, age 82, passed away at 1:55 P.M. on Saturday, May 28, 2022, at The Laurels of DeKalb in Butler, Indiana, where he was a resident after a brief…


Bryan High School Presents The Class Of 2022

(PHOTOS COURTESY BRYAN YEARBOOK STAFF) The Bryan High School Class of 2022 received their diplomas on Sunday, May 29th. One hundred and sixty-nine graduates walked for their diplomas after working so…



Betty Weaver (1928-2022)

Betty Marie Weaver, age 94, of rural Fayette, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2022, at Hillside Country Living near Bryan, where she has resided for the past several years. Born…


Lee Hart (1943-2022)

Lee I. Hart, 79, of Bryan passed away Friday, May 27, 2022 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan. She was born on April 22, 1943 in Akron to Bernard…


H. Dan Lyons (1937-2022)

H. Dan Lyons, 84, of West Unity and formerly of Montpelier passed away at his home on Friday, May 27, 2022. He was born on July 11, 1937 in Montpelier to…


Mary Whitman (1943-2022)

Mary E. Whitman, age 78, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 11:44 A.M.  on Thursday, May 26, 2022, in her home, surrounded by her family. Mary was a 1962 graduate of…