Charles Thaxton Sr.

FOSTORIA — Visitation for Charles L. Thaxton Sr., 95, of Fostoria, will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. Mr. Thaxton’s obituary appeared in Wednesday’s edition of The Courier.

Riad Nassib Yammine

Riad Nassib Yammine, age 81, of Findlay, passed away late evening June 22, 2015 at the Blanchard Valley Hospital Emergency Room. He was born in Hammana, Lebanon on April 12, 1934 to the late Nassib and Emilie (Daou) Yammine. In 1952, Riad came to the United States to study...

Lizabeth Huff

TOLEDO — Lizabeth A. Huff, 51, of Toledo, died at 3:47 p.m. Wednesday at Flower Hospital, Sylvania. Arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home, Findlay.

Alta M. Sexton

WAYNE — Alta M. Sexton, age 92, of Wayne, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Tuesday (June 23, 2015) at the Heritage Health Care Center in Bowling Green. She was born on October 27, 1922 in Wayne, Ohio to the late Walter Ray & Ina Gladys (Bressler) Ostrander. Alta married...

Elaine H. Schoonmaker

Elaine H. Schoonmaker, 96, of Findlay, died at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at Birchaven Village. Elaine was born on July 17, 1918 in Buffalo County, Nebraska to the late James and Carrie Jones Harse. Raised on the family’s Nebraska ranch, Elaine was a graduate of...

Barbara ‘Bobbie’ A. Henzler

Barbara “Bobbie” A. Henzler, 78, of Findlay, died at 4:45 a.m., Wednesday, June 24, 2015, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born on March 1, 1937, in Washington D.C. to the late Jesse Sr. and Mary (Wright) Growden. She married Melvin Ernest Henzler...

Robert W. ‘Bob’ Beers

Robert W. “Bob” Beers, 83, of Findlay, died at 10:00 p.m. on Monday, June 22, 2015. He was born on September 30, 1931 in Upper Darby Twp, PA to the late Leighton A. and Naomi J. (Lent) Beers. On September 17, 1955 he married Mildred E. Behnke and she preceded him in...

Legion baseball: Findlay edges Toledo 4-3 in 10 innings

Ross Adolph drove in the winning run with his third hit of the game, a scorching liner to right in the bottom of the 10th inning, to give the Findlay American Legion team a 4-3 victory over Toledo in a nonleague matchup at Flag City Field on Wednesday. Jameson Jacobs doubled...

Youth golf: Foltz finishes 14th in Ohio junior championship

LANCASTER — Van Buren’s Hunter Foltz overcame a shaky start with a strong finish and placed 14th on Wednesday in the 15-and-under division of the 2015 Ohio Junior Golf Championship. Foltz, who will be a sophomore at Van Buren, struggled through Tuesday’s opening...

Thursday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Tampa Bay 41 33 .554 — New York 39 33 .542 1 Toronto 39 35 .527 2 Baltimore 37 34 .521 2½ Boston 32 41 .438 8½ Central Division W L Pct GB Kansas City 40 28 .588 — Minnesota 39 33 .542 3 Detroit 37 35 .514...