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Trenten Stemen, 60

Trenten Stemen, 60 years, of Painesville, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Administration Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio. Surviving is his father, W. Lee Stemen of Bryan; stepson, Kyle Manning of Mentor, Ohio; two brothers, Gary (Teri) Stemen of Painesville, Ohio and Denny (Mary) …

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Roger Lee Blanton, 48

Roger Lee Blanton, age 48, of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 10, 2017, in his home. He had worked at Pizza Hut in Wauseon for the past six years. Roger was born in Toledo, Ohio on July 31, 1968, the son of Ollie and Karen (Like) Blanton. He …

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Virginia Helen (Cox) Witte, 87

Virginia Helen (Cox) Witte, age 87, of Archbold, Ohio, passed away Sunday evening, April 9, 2017 at the Fairlawn Haven Special Care Unit, where she had resided for six years. Ginnie was born December 10, 1929 in Toledo, Ohio, to the late Lawrence and Helen (Hohenberger) Cox. She married Fred …

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Two-vehicle crash in Napoleon

A Henry County woman was killed Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Napoleon. The victim was identified as 91 year old Lois Gerken of Napoleon. Also injured was a second motorist, 33 year old Rachel Phillips of Defiance. According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, at 11:12 a.m., on …

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Putnam County Sheriff’s Office investigating a fatal farm accident

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal farm accident that occurred Monday afternoon in Greensburg Township. Shortly before 3 p.m., the sheriff’s office responded to a report of a trapped person in the 17000 block of Road I-14, Greensburg Township. Emergency personnel found 69 year old Gordon Verhoff …

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