June Conine

June E. Conine, 87, of Findlay, passed away at 1:02 p.m. on Sunday, March 23, 2014, at the Blanchard Valley Hospital. She was born on November 2, 1926, in Barre, VT to Harvey G. and Mary (Waters) Hemenway. June’s family moved to Findlay in 1943, where she played violin in...

MaryLou Thompson

MaryLou Thompson, age 83, of Forest, died at her residence Saturday, March 22, 2014. She was born June 19, 1930 to the late Lester R. & Alma P. (Yeryar) Price. She first married John B. McEntee and he died in 1953. She then married Wayne W. Thompson and he died in 2004. Mrs....

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A male admitted Saturday to painting vulgar comments on a car at 15806 Brookview Trail. A domestic disturbance occurred at a Center Street dwelling...

Joe Goodman

BLUFFTON — Joe L. Goodman, 82, of Bluffton died at 7:55 am March 22, 2014 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. He was born December 10, 1931 in Bluffton to the late Walter and Bessie Emans Goodman. On June 29, 1956 he married Lois L. Amstutz and she survives. Also...

Flood City

Being “No. 1” is usually a good thing. But Findlay’s ranking in the top five in Ohio in five different categories regarding flood insurance is not good. Statistics from the National Flood Insurance Program, which show Findlay has filed more claims and has...

Dennis Stansbery

UPPER SANDUSKY — Dennis E. Stansbery, 59, of Forest and Upper Sandusky, died at 10:20 a.m. Monday, March 24, 2014, in Fairhaven Health Care Community, Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his mother, Hilda F. (McKinnis) Stansbery, Forest; three sons, Adam of Columbus, Michael of...

Nancy Alt

LEIPSIC — A Celebration of Life for Nancy Lou Alt, 73, of Leipsic, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Healing Streams Gilboa Pentecostal Church, 3695 U.S. 224, Ottawa. Ms. Alt died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Surviving are a son,...

Pauline Zelczak

TIFFIN — Pauline F. Zelczak, 88, of Tiffin, passed away Sunday morning, March 23, 2014 at Ruffing Family Care Center in Tiffin. On March 9, 1926 in Jere, WV, she was born to Andrew and Annie (Laya) Pawlus. She married Edward J. Zelczak, Sr. on April 18, 1945 and he preceded...

Doris Scherger

FOSTORIA — Doris E. Scherger, 96, of Fostoria, died Monday afternoon at Independence House, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Letters to the Editor 03-25-14

PEOPLE JUST WANT ANSWERS There have been quite a few people who have written in with questions about the downtown parking and “revitalization” plan that have largely gone unanswered. It’s not that these people are Neanderthal Luddites who do not want any change...