Archive - 2013
A Vietnam traveling wall sponsored by Freedom Colors, the Freedom Train, the Firecracker 5K, the Parade of Glory fits in nicely with the mission of the St. Joseph Fourth of July Festival.
For the full story, see the Monday, July 1 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
Patricia A. Watters, 74, of Wapakoneta, died at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta.
Amanda M. Cope, 26, of Cridersville, died Saturday, June 29, 2013, in her home.
Funeral Arrangements are incomplete at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville.
Charles R.E. â€śGeneâ€ť Wildermuth, 92, of Wapakoneta, died peacefully at 10:55 a.m. Friday, June 28, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
He was born April 27, 1921, in Auglaize County, the son of Elizabeth and Edward Wildermuth, who preceded him in death. On June 1, 1946, he married Ruth P. Gast, and she died June 21, 2010.
Charles R.E. “Gene” Wildermuth, 92, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:55 a.m., Friday, June 28, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, where the family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 2.
Marcia E. Kitchen, 65, of Delphos, died at 8:50 p.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Ohio State University Medical Center.
She was born March 8, 1948, in Lima to Lois L. (Smith) and Orval P. Leiberick, who preceded her in death. She was married Oct. 18, 1969, to Kenneth Steven Kitchen who survives in Delphos.
Mrs. Kitchen had been a homemaker and an assembler for Westinghouse Electric and Crown Equipment.
Dolores E. Painter, 78, died at 7:40 p.m. Thursday, June 28, 2013, at the Shawnee Manor.
Dolores was born on Aug. 2, 1934, in Waynesfield to Edith (Zimmerman) and Charles Young and they preceded her in death. On March 1, 1953, in Waynesfield, she married “her high school sweetheart” Wilbur Painter and he preceded her in death on June 9, 2010. She was also preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, Aubrey Mosler.
A 2012 Wapakoneta High School graduate earned a top 10 finish last weekend competing for Miss Ohio.
Gaining support of the White House, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and labor unions as well as bipartisan support in the Senate, Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman voiced discouragement and frustration his E-Verify amendment was not brought to the floor for debate and thus failing to be included in the bill on immigration reform passed Thursday.
Portman’s E-Verify amendment would enhance protections against identity theft and fraud, strengthen photo tool effectiveness and data privacy protections and protects employers who seek to comply in good faith.
WAYNESFIELD — Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials announced this week the agency has approved a $130,775 interest-free loan to the village of Waynesfield, allowing officials to start developing a plan for the project.
The village is planning a $1.5 million improvement to its wastewater treatment system,which is mandated by the EPA.
Waynesfield Mayor Mike Ridenour said the city will contract with Fanning-Howey and Associates to do the engineering on the project.