Articles by Newspaper Staff




Catherine Ann Dewulf (1944-2013)

Catherine Ann DeWulf, 69, of Fayette, died early Tuesday morning, December 3, 2013, at her home, following a battle with Lymphoma. She was born July 7, 1944, in Boston, MA, to…









Thomas Michael Potts (1942 – 2013)

Thomas Michael Potts, age 71, of Defiance, passed away Monday morning, November 25, 2013 at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. A Realtor and Auctioneer, Tom had been a co-owner of Century…


Paula R. Borton (1927 – 2013)

Paula R. Borton, 86, of rural Fayette, died Monday morning, November 25, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born April 7, 1927, in Toledo, OH, to the…



Larry “Plug” Summers (1939 – 2013)

Larry ”Plug” Summers, 74, of Montpelier passed away Wednesday afternoon in the Emergency Room at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Montpelier. He was born on February 9, 1939 in Montpelier…


Doris Reinking (1928 – 2013)

Doris (Lohse) Reinking, age 85, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away Saturday, November 23, 2013 in Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold, Ohio. Doris was born August 03, 1928 in Archbold, Ohio to…


Rosalie F. Haye (1944-2013)

Rosalie F. Haye, age 69, of Stryker, passed away Friday morning, November 22, 2013 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. She, along with her husband, farmed together for many years. After his…


Marjorie Miller (1918-2013)

Marjorie Miller, age 95, of Edon, Ohio, died at 11:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 23, 2013, in her home, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Miller was a 1936 graduate of Milford…


Robert Lee Bertke (1945-2013)

Robert Lee Bertke, 68, of Pioneer passed away Friday evening surrounded by his family at his home. He was born on February 2, 1945, in Celina, Ohio to Ralph F. and…