Billie J. King

TUCSON, Ariz. — Billie J. King, 64, died at 9:41 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2014, at Tucson Medical Center in Tucson, Arizona. Billie was born on Tuesday, November 22, 1949, in Lima, Ohio, to Billie McClain and Kathleen “Katie” (Evers) McClain, who both...

Harry Spoon

CAREY — Harry L. Spoon, 60, of Carey, died Monday at Birchaven Village, Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Lehtomaa Funeral Home, Findlay.

Gregorio Martinez Jr.

OTTAWA — A funeral for Gregorio L. Martinez Jr., 76, of Ottawa, will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at Love Funeral Home, Ottawa, with Deacon Val Lopez officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Pomeroy Cemetery, Ottawa. Visitation will be held three hours prior to the...

Bernadine Rae Hendryckx

Bernadine Rae Hendryckx, 91, formerly of Bloomdale, passed away Friday, January 24, 2014 at The Springs at Carroll, Carroll. Ohio. She was born to the late Ray Hopkinson and Ree Pauline (Carbaugh) Slotterbeck. She married Leon Hendryckx November 16, 1944 in Bloomdale and he...

Hedviga ‘Hedy’ (Kamenca) Okapal

Hedy Okapal, 86, of Findlay, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 24, 2014. She was born November 20, 1927 in Rossford, Ohio to the late Michael and Maria (Kudlica) Kamenca. Hedy’s primary focus in life was being devoted to her family. Hedy retired from The JC Penney...

Terry L. McEwen

NORTH BALTIMORE — Terry L. McEwen, 53, of North Baltimore, died at 5:17 p.m., Monday, January 27, 2014, at the Toledo Hospital. She was born on June 29, 1960, in Wood County to the late Loren and Crystal “Chris” (Lane) Phillips. She married David...

Barbara Ann Koch Lindamood

Barbara Ann Koch Lindamood, 66, of Findlay, passed away following a valiant four year battle with ALS at 3:50 p.m. Monday, January 27, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her husband and children. She was born on June 7, 1947, to the late George Berno and Jane Elizabeth (Grant)...

Oakwoods to host planetarium show

A planetarium show about the constellations will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7 in the Hancock Park District inflatable planetarium, which will be located in the “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. The family event is recommended...

Cultural diversity grant awarded

The University of Findlay has received nearly $80,000 in grants to help bring more cultural diversity to Hancock County classrooms. The project, called “Japan Beyond the Automobile Industry,” will be led by Hirokai Kawamura, chair of the Department of Language and...

Brumbaugh a guest at State of Union

Sherri Garner Brumbaugh, president of Garner Transportation, Findlay, was invited by U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, to be his guest for Tuesday night’s State of the Union address. Garner Brumbaugh held a number of positions with Garner Transportation before becoming...