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Corres Lee Pierce, Jr., 79

Corres Lee Pierce, Jr., age 79, of Montpelier, Ohio, died on Friday, April 14, 2017, at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier. Mr. Pierce was a 1955 graduate of Edgerton High School. Lee was a foreman at Sheets Construction and then M.H.E. manufactured homes near Bryan. He was formerly a …

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Shirley A. Shelt, 85

Shirley A. Shelt, age 85, of Delta, Ohio, died at 9:40 A.M. on Sunday, April 16, 2017, at the home of her daughter near Edgerton, Ohio, surrounded by her family, after an extended illness. A lifelong resident of Delta, Mrs. Shelt was a 1949 graduate of Pike-Delta-York High School. She …

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Michigan man dies in motorcycle deer accident

A Michigan man died over the weekend from injuries he suffered late Friday night when his motorcycle collided with a deer in Hillsdale County.The Michigan State Police say that 54 year old John McCormack of Jerome tried to brake for the deer but he struck the animal and was thrown …

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48 year employee of Spangler Candy Company retires

There is hardly a person in Bryan who isn’t familiar with the Spangler Candy Company. Their products include lollipops, candy canes, and marshmallow circus peanuts. Spangler brand names include Dum Dums that were invented in 1924. Al Braun has made 50+ billion Dum Dums in over 48 years at the …

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Fulton County woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash near Fayette

A Fulton County woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash near Fayette early Monday morning. The victim was identified as 42 year old Nancy Pennington of Wauseon. She was pronounced dead at the scene by the Fulton County Coroner’s Office. The Toledo post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported …

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Rachel Mae (Lovetinsky) Grim, 94

Rachel Mae (Lovetinsky) Grim, age 94, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 3:29 P.M. on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan after a brief illness. Born in Champaign, Illinois, she moved to Toledo, Ohio, with her parents when she was in the third grade. After …

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Shirley Jean Ruby, 79

Shirley Jean Ruby, age 79, of Wauseon, passed away Saturday evening, April 15, 2017, in her home. She had worked at Chief Supermarket in Wauseon for 30 years. Shirley was born in Wauseon on February 22, 1938, the daughter of Wilmer and Mary (Faber) Witte. She is survived by three …

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