Ann Newcomer

Ann E. Newcomer, 68, of Findlay, died at 6:40 p.m. Friday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home.

Marjorie Schindler

UPPER SANDUSKY — A funeral for Marjorie L. Schindler, 88, of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Bringman Clark Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Revs. Andy Schindler and Jim Stauffer officiating. Burial will be in Old Mission Cemetery, Upper Sandusky....

William Bohanon

FOSTORIA — William “Bo” Bohanon, 37, of Fostoria, died Thursday at Fostoria Community Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Lois J. Comer

Lois J. Comer, 86, of Findlay, died at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at St. Catherine’s Manor of Findlay. Lois was born on January 22, 1928 in Joliet, Illinois, to the Late Frank and Grace (Cherry) Lindberg. She married Richard L. Comer and he preceded her in death...

Roger Smith

FOSTORIA — A memorial visitation for Roger Dale Smith, 65, of Fostoria, will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. Mr. Smith died Thursday, March 20, 2014, at his residence. Surviving are his wife, Ruth (Haubert) Smith; three...

Betty Kathryn Wirt

ADA — Betty Kathryn Wirt, age 87, died on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 9:05 p.m. at the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. She was born on April 2, 1926 in Pittsburgh, PA to William and Elizabeth (Hasson) Knox and they preceded her in death. On May 15, 1946 she married Merle...

Flood work

Despite what some believe, Hancock and Putnam counties are making steady progress reducing property damage when the Blanchard River floods. Since one of our worst floods, in 2007, more than $6 million in federal, state and local tax dollars have been used to purchase over 100...

Letters to the Editor 03-22-14

SO WHAT’S THE HOLDUP? I agree with Steve Korb (letter, March 15). Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., has my vote and all my friends’ and family’s votes on passing the bill for Vietnam Veterans Day as a patriotic and national observance. My question is why is this taking...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Cash and painkillers were missing Thursday from a vehicle parked in the 1700 block of East Sandusky Street. The urge to catch ‘em all overcame a...

Tokyo Japanese Steakhouse reopens

Tokyo Japanese Steakhouse, at Findlay Village Mall, will reopen today. It has been closed since it was damaged by a fire three weeks ago. It will be open from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. today, and from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, Manager Tom Tao said Friday. Beginning Monday, it will...