Damschroder’s candidacy challenged

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER The push to get state Rep. Rex Damschroder, R-Fremont, back on the ballot this November met more resistance Tuesday. A formal protest was filed Tuesday challenging the legality of the write-in candidacy of Damschroder’s wife. Rex Damschroder...

Sue A. Krassow

WESTON — Sue A. Krassow, 61, of Weston, a loving wife, daughter, mother, and grandmother, went to be with the Lord at 3:07 p.m., Monday, February 24, 2014. She was born on July 30, 1952, in Bowling Green to Charles and Lola (Graham) Spence. She married David L. Krassow, Sr....

Helen Courtad

UPPER SANDUSKY — Services for Helen Courtad, 85, of Upper Sandusky, will be private. Mrs. Courtad died at 10:40 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at Joanne’s House at Hope Hospice Care Center, Bonita Springs, Fla. She married Don M. Courtad, and he preceded her in death....

Alfred C. Woods

FOSTORIA — Alfred C. Woods, 63, of Fostoria, passed away at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, February 24, 2014 at St. Catherine’s Manor, Fostoria. He was born on February 15, 1951, to the late Elmer and Edna (Hunt) Woods in Fostoria. Alfred is survived by his children: Michelle...

Barbara A. Tyson

PORTAGE — Barbara A. Tyson, age 79, of Portage, Ohio passed away peacefully on Monday (February 24, 2014). She was born on July 31, 1934 in Risingsun, Ohio to the late Boyd H. & Willina (Wiser) Burns. Barb married Kenneth E. Tyson on April 8, 1954. Surviving Barb is her...

Felicien John Laube

FOSTORIA — Felicien John Laube, 84, formerly of Fostoria, passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at home under hospice care in Mt. Gilead, Ohio. He was born May 11, 1929 in Findlay to Norbert and Nora (Dindal) Laube. He married Virginia Eileen (Harter) Laube on October 18,...

Road, bridge plans unveiled

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER Hancock County will spend $1.2 million to resurface county roads this year. More than $1 million will be used to replace six bridges, while nearly $100,000 will be spent on asphalt patching of roads. According to the Hancock County Engineer’s...

Richard Stansbery

UPPER SANDUSKY — A graveside service for Richard A. Stansbery, 79, of San Antonio, Texas, and formerly of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery, Upper Sandusky, with military honors by the Upper Sandusky Veterans Color Guard. Visitation will...

Margaret Ahrns

DESHLER — A memorial service for Margaret Louise Ahrns, 95, of Deshler, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Rodenberger Funeral Home, Deshler, the Rev. Richard Betts officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Deshler. A memorial gathering will be held from 4 p.m. to...

Elizabeth Rock

FOSTORIA — Elizabeth Jean “Betty” Rock, 89, of Fostoria, died at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. She married James Hamilton and he preceded her in death. She later married Don Dickey and he also preceded her in death. She later...