Anna (Charlie) Beagle Strahm Gaynor

Anna (Charlie) Beagle Strahm Gaynor, 77, of Beverly Hills, Fla., formerly of Findlay and Carey, Ohio, passed away on January 22, 2015. She was born Sept. 12, 1937 in Lewisburg, W.Va. to the late Sinnette and Anna Groves, and was adopted at birth by Mark and Ica Beagle. Anna...

Jarrod Michael Geiser

UPPER SANDUSKY — Jarrod Michael Geiser, 27, Upper Sandusky, died Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 4:29 a.m. at Wyandot Memorial Hospital Emergency Room from complications of a heart birth defect. He was born on June 4, 1987 in Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his parents, Terry...

Patty N. Switzer

Patty N. Switzer, 76, of Findlay passed away at 9:55 a.m. on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born on March 4, 1938, in Arcadia to the late Karl P. and Pauline E. (Davis) Breyman. She married Charles “Ron” Switzer on March 6,...

Ted Johnson

BLOOMDALE — Ted Johnson, 60, of Bloomdale passed away at 7:54 p.m. on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Promedica Fostoria Community Hospital. He was born on October 2, 1954 in Hardin County to the late Ray Johnson and Colleen (Sams) Johnson Abbott. He was also raised by his...

John T. ‘Eagle’ Patton

LEIPSIC — John T. “Eagle” Patton, 69, of Leipsic, died at 8:10 a.m. Thursday, February 19, 2015 at The Meadows of Leipsic. He was born March 26, 1945 in Lima to the late Fred and Teresa (Sager) Patton. He is survived by 3 children: Joe (Christa) Patton of Lima,...

Ted Lucas

UPPER SANDUSKY — Paul T. “Ted” Lucas, age 83, of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1:10 a.m. at his home in Upper Sandusky. Mr. Lucas was born on March 28, 1931 in Marion, Ohio to George M. and Dorothy O. (Fehl) Lucas, both of...

Friday’s scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arcadia 64, Hardin Northern 24 Arlington 56, Van Buren 23 Leipsic 67, Cory-Rawson 31 Liberty-Benton 72, North Baltimore 31 Three Rivers Athletic Conference Tol. Cent. Catholic 61, Toledo St. Ursula 33...

College basketball: Big second half leads Oilers past Walsh, 77-64

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER A buzzer-beating 3-pointer from junior Dylan Kaufman sent the University of Findlay men’s basketball team into the locker room confident and rolling with a 37-33 halftime lead on Thursday. The Oilers wasted no time picking up where they left off,...

College basketball: UF women win another GLIAC thriller, 62-61

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Just one week ago, University of Findlay senior Kristin Klausing was on the assisting end of a game-winning bucket scored by Margaret Wuebker against Ashland University. This time, it was Klausing on the shooting end of a game-winner. Her fast-break...

Girls basketball: Liberty-Benton wins outright BVC title

NORTH BALTIMORE — It was a big night for Liberty-Benton on Thursday. Lauren Kotey recorded a triple-double, Katie Simon joined the 1,000-point club and the Eagles moved within a game of an undefeated regular season after a 72-31 win over North Baltimore in BVC girls...