Barbara Kromer

FOSTORIA — A graveside service for Barbara A. (Firth) Kromer, 88, of Cleveland, and formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 31 at St. Wendelin Cemetery, Fostoria, Deacon John Kromer officiating, with military rites. Mrs. Kromer died Sunday, March 10,...

Donald Perrine

FOSTORIA — Donald Perrine, 82, of Fostoria, died Friday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

District baseball: Seneca East’s McWilliams shuts down New Riegel

NORTH ROBINSON — Mason McWilliams allowed one run on just two hits in seven innings pitched as Seneca East jumped out to a 3-0 first-inning lead and knocked off New Riegel 5-1 in a Division IV district final baseball game on Friday. Ethan Caudill doubled, singled and drove...

Denise E. Tebbe

Denise E. Tebbe, 60, of Findlay passed away at 7:20 a.m. on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born on September 12, 1953, to the late George and Dorcas (Hendricks) Dunn, III in Bowling Green, OH. On July 21, 1978, she married Joseph L. Tebbe...

Albert E. ‘Gene’ Benard

Albert E. “Gene” Benard, 87, of Findlay, and formerly of North Baltimore, died at 8:55 a.m., Friday, May 23, 2014, in Findlay. He was born on August 18, 1926, in Van Buren to the late Lester A. and Pearl Marie (Nelson) Benard. He graduated from North Baltimore High...

District softball: Bostelman’s two-run shot lifts PH past Van Buren

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER ELIDA — In a game where big hits were few and far between, Kristin Bostelman delivered a decisive one to save Patrick Henry’s season. At the plate with two outs in the sixth inning, a runner on and the Patriots trailing by a run to Van...

District softball: New Riegel swats away Blue Devils

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer KENTON — Line drive after line drive, home run after home run, New Riegel crushed the ball in its Division IV district softball final against Carey on Friday. The Blue Jackets wasted no time, getting most of their hits early in the count...

Kenneth Adams

OTTAWA — Kenneth R. Adams, 86, of Ottawa, died Friday at The Meadows at Putnam Acres, Ottawa. Arrangements are pending at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services, Bluffton.

Mary E. DeBord Searle

Mary E. DeBord Searle, 94, went home to be with Jesus on May 23, 2014 under the care of the Bridge Hospice Care Center. She was born in Fosterville, TN on October 19, 1919 to the late C. Henry and Margaret (Modrall) Harrison. She married Harold M. DeBord on July 29, 1938 in...

Helen Jeannette Drake

Helen Jeannette Drake, 82, of Findlay, passed away on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at her residence. She was born on March 21, 1932, to the late Rollie A. and Bertha (Newland) King in Alger, OH. She married Charles F. Drake on October 11, 1947, and he preceded her in death on September...