Articles by Newspaper Staff


Larry C. Ledyard (1954 – 2014)

Larry C. Ledyard, 59, of rural Wauseon, died late Tuesday night, June 10, 2014, at his home, following a short battle with cancer. He was born October 20, 1954, in Wauseon,…


John Howard Fernbaugh

John Howard Fernbaugh, 71, of Bowling Green, Ohio passed away unexpectedly Friday June 13, 2014. John was born in Kenton, Ohio to the late Paul and Cleone (Torrey) Fernbaugh. He married…


Herbert C. Stantz (1945 – 2014)

Herbert C. “Butch” Stantz, 68, of Bryan passed away Sunday afternoon at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on December 4, 1945 in Bryan to Neri…


Emma Girrell (1931 – 2014)

Emma Girrell, 82, of Park St., Fayette, died Thursday morning, June 12, 2014, at her home, under the care of CHP Hospice. She was born October 1, 1931, in Bryan, OH,…


Dorothy L. Hillard (1926 – 2014)

Dorothy L. Hillard, 88, of Montpelier passed away Saturday morning at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier. She was born on March 11, 1926 in Nelsonville, Ohio to Vernon and Thelma…


Betty A. Esterline (1926 – 2014)

Betty A. Esterline, 88, formerly of West Unity passed away Saturday night at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born on January 16, 1926 in Kunkle to Alva J….






Phyllis J. Gorsuch (1940 – 2014)

Phyllis J. Gorsuch, age 74 years, formerly of West Unity, passed away Saturday evening, June 14, 2014, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born June 13, 1940, in…







Rays Of Hope Bereavement Camp Reaches Out

 The Community Health Professionals-Hospice located in Williams and Fulton County are planning a camp specifically for children from the age of six to teenagers the age of seventeen. The project has…