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Marilyn J. Riggenbach, 77

Marilyn J. Riggenbach, age 77, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away early on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Evergreen Healthcare Center, in Montpelier, Ohio, where she was resident. Ms. Riggenbach was a graduate of Bryan High School and Bowling Green State University and had been employed as a secretary at Chase …

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Sharon Kaye Gearhart, 77

Sharon Kaye Gearhart, age 77, of Ashley, Indiana, passed away at 5:47 P.M. on Thursday, May 2, 2019, in her home in Ashley, Indiana, surrounded by her family, after an extended illness. Ms. Gearhart was a graduate of Angola High School and had previously been employed at New Horizon Bakery …

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Sharon Kay Miller Jackson, 72

Sharon Kay Miller Jackson, age 72, of rural Montpelier, Ohio, passed away at 8:30 A.M. on Saturday, May 4, 2019, in her home, surrounded by her loving family, after an extended illness. Ms. Jackson was employed as a machinist by Edon Machine, retiring with thirty-eight years of service and many …

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Helen Marie (Potts) Grisier, 81

Helen Marie (Potts) Grisier, age 81, of Stryker, passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at CHP – Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Along with her husband, Fred, they owned and operated the Grisier Funeral Homes for nearly 50 years. Helen was born in Defiance, Ohio, on April 20, 1938, the …

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Jason Stuart Throne, 30

Jason Stuart Throne, 30 years, of Fremont, Indiana, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on May 2, 2019, after a tragic accident that occurred at work.  Jason was born August 30, 1988, in Bryan, Ohio, to Stuart Throne and Rhonda (Beatty) Throne.  He grew up in West …

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Shelby J. Allgire, 80

Shelby J. Allgire, 80, of Montpelier passed away Thursday evening at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center.  She was born on August 5, 1938 in Jackson County, Michigan to Orville and Vivian King.  She lived in Jerome, Michigan until she married Leo Allgire in 1956.  She moved to Montpelier in 1960 …

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Rolland “Doyle” Perkey, 78

Rolland “Doyle” Perkey, 78, of Bryan, passed away on May 2, 2019 at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. He was born on September 21, 1940 in Putnam County, Ohio to Rolland E. and Margine A. (Buckmaster) Perkey. Doyle graduated from Holgate High School in 1958. On April 30, …

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Train And Car Collide In Wauseon

One person is hurt in a vehicle versus train crash in Wauseon, at Fulton County Road E. Fire crews were called to the scene and the vehicle’s driver was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

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Milk Truck Crash On 18

First responders and hazmat teams were at the scene of a milk truck crash in Putnam County, on County Road 18, south of Road B. Officials say a big rig, driven by Joshua Palczewski of Defiance, was hauling milk and went off the right side of the roadway. The truck …

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