Donations accepted for garage sale

Donations for an annual garage sale sponsored by the Christian Clearing House will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the greenhouse at Brinkman’s Country Corner, 1800 E. Sandusky St. Donations will also be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 7 and 14, from 9...

Nursery school to host open house

Jack and Jill Preschool at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church will hold an informational open house from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Those attending should enter by the Crawford Street entrance. The school is accepting 3- to 5-year-olds for the 2015-2016 school...

PALS to meet

The Persons Affected by a Loved One’s Suicide support group will meet at 7 p.m. today in the waiting room above the emergency room at Blanchard Valley Hospital. The group is free and open to anyone grieving the death of a loved one to suicide. It is professionally...

Thursday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 8:30-9:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Birchaven; lunch, chicken pasta...

Registration due for Dining with Diabetes

The Ohio State University Hancock County Extension is offering a new session of Dining with Diabetes, a cooking school and nutrition education program designed for people with diabetes as well as their family members and caregivers. In four classes, cooking demonstrations will...

Mary Ann Halker

COLUMBUS GROVE — Mary Ann Halker, 86, of Columbus Grove, died at 1:40 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at her residence. She married Edward “Ed” J. Halker, and he preceded her in death. Surviving are three sons, John (Janet) and Pete (April), both of Columbus...

Marylou Rowe

Marylou Rowe, 87, of Findlay, died at 10:10 p.m. Tuesday at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home.

Richard LaFontaine

Richard “Dick” LaFontaine, 80, of Findlay, died at 3:20 a.m. Wednesday at Birchaven Village. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Michael Catholic Church, Bright Road. Further arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home.

Ralph C. Rammel

BLUFFTON — Ralph C. Rammel, 92, of Bluffton, died at 6:43 p.m. February 24, 2015 at Bluffton Hospital. He was born December 25, 1922 in Ft. Recovery to the late John and Clara Homan Rammel. On February 14, 1947 he married Geneva Blaksley who preceded him in death on April...

Barbara Williams

Barbara Sue Williams, 68, died Wednesday at the Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, Columbus. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.