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Linda M. Page, 65

Linda M. Page, 65 years, of Bryan, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 in the emergency room of Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers, Bryan. Linda was born June 22, 1953 in Bellefontaine, Ohio, the daughter of Harold and Garnet (Hatcher) Miller. She married Stephen J. Page, Sr., on August 8, …

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Susan M. Myers-Hootman, 61

Susan M. Myers-Hootman, 61 years, of Ney, passed away Saturday evening, December 1, 2018 at Brookview Healthcare Center, Defiance, with her family at her side. Susan was born on September 15, 1957, in Defiance County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Cyrill and Hazel (Champion) Myers. She was a 1975 …

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Jack L. Beckwith, 87

Jack L. Beckwith, 87, of Montpelier passed away Saturday afternoon at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. He was born on March 26, 1931 in Coesse, Indiana to Frank and Hazel (Knapp) Beckwith. On September 3, 1982 he married Rose M. Sellinger and she survives. Jack was a member of St. …

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Linda Sue LaDuke, 77

Linda Sue LaDuke, age 77, of Edon, Ohio, and formerly of Winston Salem, North Carolina, died at 12:22 A.M. on Friday, November 30, 2018, at Lakeland Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitaion Center in Angola, Indiana, where she was a resident, after an extended illness. Linda Sue LaDuke was born on April …

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Elaine Louise Van Sickle, 78

Elaine Louise Van Sickle, age 78, of rural Wauseon, passed away Thursday evening, November 29, 2018, in her home. Elaine was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on November 20, 1940, the daughter of Richard C. and Irma (Campbell) Annis. On September 10, 1960, she married Paul Van Sickle, and he …

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Mark Todd Robison, 60

Mark Todd Robison, 60, of Montpelier was surrounded by love when he went to meet his Lord after a long, heroic battle with prostate cancer. Mark began his journey on this earth January 23, 1958 and was the loving son of Doyle and Lois (Jenkins) Robison, who welcomed him to …

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Deadly Accident On 475

A Swanton man dies in a crash on Interstate 475 in Wood County. Investigators tell reporters Randy Hahn was southbound, near milepost 2 in Perrysburg when he veered off the left side of the roadway, smashing into the median and overturning. Hahn was thrown from the vehicle into northbound traffic, …

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A Nod To The Past

Brick and ivy. Ornate design. A theatre…a soda fountain. Sauder Village officials have a vision. Turn back the clock and make the place look like it did in, say 1923. Well, now Sauder Village officials announce work has begun on phase II of its 1920s Main Street project, adding the …

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No Gentlemen…Thank YOU

Some area soldiers are in one of the worst places to be in the world right now…Syria. The fighting continues between the rebels and the government…where the weaponry used ranges from chemical warfare to terrorism and atrocities hardly imaginable. Josh Coll is a lieutenant in the Army, serving in an …

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Norma Jane (Burditt) Hardy, 78

Norma Jane (Burditt) Hardy, 78, of Bryan, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018 at The Indiana University Health Medical Center in Indianapolis, IN. She was born on January 20, 1940 in Bowling Green, Ohio to Ervin G. and Mildred M. (Schmidt) Burditt. Norma graduated from Anthony Wayne High School. …

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