Vol. 143 No. 41
Nancy Spencer, editorRay Geary, general managerDelphos Herald, Inc.Don Hemple,advertising manager
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J. David EvansMary C. YoungBetty Lou Eutsler
Man faces domestic violence chargeRockfordwoman arrestedon warrant
Police probe theftfrom residenceVehicles damaged
June 12, 1940-Aug. 8, 2012
J. David Evans, 72, of Van Wert, died at 3:35 a.m.Wednesday at the Van WertInpatient Hospice Center.He was born June 12, 1940,in Van Wert, to Raymond andIrene (Brown) Evans, whopreceded him in death.He married Barbara (Otte)Evans, who survives in VanWert.Other survivors includechildren, David (Beth)Evans, Bob (Kim) Evans,Lisa (Gary) Giessler of VanWert; brothers Wilbur (Judy)Evans of Delphos and Robert(Margaret) Evans of Van Wert;a sister, Carlene Gerdeman of Delphos; nine grandchildren,Tera (Rob) Huffman, Thomas(JaNahn) Evans, Seth (Abbie)Evans, Lauren Evans, Michael(Jordy) Evans, Matt Evans,Mark Evans, Dan Giessler andJesse Giessler; and five great-grandchildren.He was also preceded indeath by a brother, LarryEvans; and a sister, MargaretKramer.Mr. Evans retired fromAmerican Ready Mix, VanWert, after 40 years. Hewas currently a part-timeVan Wert County Engineertruck driver. He was amember of St. Mary of the Assumption CatholicChurch, Van Wert; the VanWert Sons of the AmericanLegion; Middle Point LionsClub; and the Van WertHorseshoe Club. He lovedcamping and playing cardswith his family and friends.He was a loving and caringhusband, father and grand-father.Friends may call from2-8 p.m. Friday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home &Crematory, Van Wert, wherea vigil wake will begin at 7:45p.m.Mass of Christian Burialwill begin at 12:30 p.m.Saturday at St. Mary of theAssumption Catholic Church,Van Wert, the Rev. StanSzybka officiating. Burial willbe in Ridge Cemetery, MiddlePoint.Preferred memorials areto the church or Van WertInpatient Hospice Center, VanWert.Condolences may beexpressed at alspachgearhart.com.
Nov. 3, 1919-Aug. 8, 2012
Mary C. Young, 92, of Delphos died at 4:48 a.m.Wednesday at St. Rita’sMedical Center.She was born Nov. 3, 1919,in Delphos to Arthur and Clara(Laudick) Mueller, who areboth deceased.Her husband, Richard F.Young, who she married onAug. 16, 1947, preceded herin death on Aug. 3, 1980.Survivors include two sons,Steve Young of Clifton, Va.,and Dave Young of Cincinnati;three daughters, Barb (Don)Miller of Granville, SisterMary Clarine (Rebecca) of Toledo and Mariam (Greg)Scherger of Delphos; 10grandchildren, Allison Miller,Bryan (Pranati) Miller, Tim(Jillian) Miller, Ryan, Ashley;Riley, Peter and MollieYoung, Stephanie (Aaron)Gonya, and Nathan Scherger;and great-grandchildren EillieMiller, Benjamin Miller andAleah Gonya.Also preceding her in deathwas a brother, Richard C.Mueller.Mrs. Young worked as astaff nurse at St. Rita’s andVan Wert County Hospitaland did private duty. She alsovolunteered at the St. John’srectory. She was a memberof St. John the EvangelistCatholic Church, CD of A andthe Altar Rosary Society. Shewas also an associate of theSisters of Notre Dame. Sheled the rosary before funeralsfor many years. She graduatedfrom St. John’s High Schoolin 1937 and from St. Rita’sSchool of Nursing in 1940.She was also a member of theWomen’s Bible Study Group,a mentor of the St. John’sWidows’s Club and a leaderof the Get-Well Prayer Group.She loved to crochet and shemade many gifts for her fam-ily and friends.Mass of Christian Burial willbegin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturdayat St. John the EvangelistCatholic Church. Burial willbe in the church cemetery.Friends may call from 2-8p.m. Friday at Harter andSchier Funeral home, wherea Parish Wake will begin at7:30 p.m.Memorial Contributionsare to the St. John’s TeacherEndowment Fund of theSisters of Notre Dame.
May 18, 1927-Aug. 7, 2012
Betty Lou Eutsler, 85, of Spencerville, died at 10:08 p.m.Tuesday at Lima MemorialHealth System.She was born May 18, 1927,in Spencerville to Edwin andMary Ellen (Adams) Heil, whopreceded her in death.On Aug. 26, 1944, she mar-ried John Eutsler, who died July28, 1983.Survivors include childrenRobert “Bob” (Suzanne) Eutslerof Spencerville, Janet (Thomas)Kroeger and Brenda (Dale)Hemker of Delphos and Rita(Steven) Barnes of Spencerville;grandchildren Sally Richardsonof Middle Point, Kevin(Michele) Kroeger of Lima,Matthew Kroeger and Keith(Stacey) Kramer of Delphos,Michael (Nicole) Kramerof Powell, Jason Barnes of Spencerville and Dustin Barnesof Van Wert; stepgrandchil-dren Joseph Ruwoldt of OhioCity, Kathryn Wilson, Kristine(Tony) DeVita and Karen (Dan)Hittle of Spencerville, Thomas(Lori) Kroeger and Kimberly(Norman) Carder of Delphosand Laura Wright of Lima;and eight great-grandchildren,21 stepgreat-grandchildren andfour step great-great-grandchil-dren.She was also preceded indeath by a son, John Eutsler,who died in 1969 in theVietnam War; a grandchild; andsiblings Belva Suever, MaryBurnett, George Heil, Roy Heil,Bernetta Havenar and infantsister, Kathryn Heil.Mrs. Eutsler was a life mem-ber of First Baptist Church inSpencerville. She attendedSpencerville schools, whereshe had been a cheerleader.She was a homemaker and hadworked at H&R Block Co. inDelphos for 25 years. She wasa member of the Gold StarMothers, Veterans of ForeignWars Post 6772 Auxiliary andAmerican Legion Post 191Auxiliary in Spencerville. Shehad been residing at RoselawnManor Nursing Home.Services will begin at 11 a.m.Friday at Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, Pastor JimFletcher officiating. Burial willbe in Spencerville Cemetery.Friends may call from 2-8p.m. today and one hour priorto services Friday at the funer-al home, where a VFW andAmerican Legion Auxiliaryservice will be held at 8 p.m.today.Memorial contributions maybe made to John W. EutslerAMVETS Post 698, MiddlePoint; First Baptist Church;or Spencerville VeteransMemorial Park.High temperatureWednesday in Delphos was89 degrees, low was 68. Higha year ago today was 83, lowwas 64. Record high for todayis 102, set in 1934. Recordlow is 48, set in 1964.
WEATHER FORECASTTri-countyAssociated PressTONIGHT
: Showers andthunderstorms in the evening,then showers likely and isolat-ed thunderstorms overnight.Lows in the lower 60s. Eastwinds 5 to 10 mph shiftingto the northwest overnight.Chance of precipitation 80percent.
: Cloudy.Showers likely in the morningthen chance of showers in theafternoon. Highs in the lower70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15mph. Chance of precipitation60 percent.
: Cloudywith a 30 percent chance of showers in the evening, thenmostly cloudy overnight. Lowsin the upper 50s. Northwestwinds 10 to 15 mph.
: Partlycloudy in the morning thenbecoming mostly sunny. Highsin the mid 70s. Northwestwinds 10 to 15 mph.
SATURDAY NIGHT, SUNDAY
: Mostly clear.Lows in the mid 50s. Highs inthe upper 70s.
SUNDAY NIGHT-MONDAY NIGHT
: Partlycloudy. Lows in the lower60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
: Mostly clear.Highs in the mid 80s. Lows inthe lower 60s.At 4:44 a.m. on Monday,Delphos Police were calledto the 500 block of SouthMain Streetin referenceto a domes-tic violencecomplaint ata residencein that area.Uponofficers’arrival, theyspoke with amale subjectidentified as Richard Cook,42, of Delphos, at which timehe advised that he and a fam-ily or household member hadgotten into a dispute at whichtime it escalated resulting inthe victim being injured. Thevictim was in need of medicalattention, at which time theDelphos Fire and EMS werecalled and later transportedthe victim to a local hospitalfor medical attention.Cook was arrested oncharges of domestic violenceand was transported to theAllen County Jail. He willappear in Lima MunicipalCourt on the charge.At 9:43 p.m. on Tuesday,DelphosPolicearrestedJessicaBeveridge,24, of Rockfordon an activearrest war-rant issuedout of LimaMunicipalCourt for a prior trafficoffense.Beveridge was taken intocustody and transported to theAllen County Jail.At 6:12 p.m. on Tuesday,Delphos Police were contact-ed by a resident of the 300block of South Main Street inreference to a theft complaint.Upon officers speakingwith the victim, it was foundsomeone had gained entry intotheir residence and had takenitems from inside.The case has been turnedover to the Detective Bureaufor further investigation.At 6:50 p.m. on Tuesday,Delphos Police were called tothe 400 block of West SeventhStreet in reference to damageto vehicles in that area.Upon officers speaking tothe victim, it was found some-one had caused damage to twovehicles that were parked at aresidence in that area.CLEVELAND (AP) —These Ohio lotteries weredrawn Wednesday:
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06-11-12-17-19-21-26-33-34-38-39-41-42-45-49-54-56-67-72-77Corn: $8.26Wheat: $8.89Beans: $16.04The following individualsappeared Wednesday beforeJudge Charles Steele in VanWert County Court Of CommonPleas:
33,Camden Mich., pled not guiltyto aggravated possession of drugs, a felony of the fifthdegree.She was released on a suretybond with a pre-trial scheduledfor Aug. 15.
24, Van Wert,pled not guilty to possessionof heroin, a felony of the fifthdegree.He was released on a suretybond with a pre-trial scheduledfor Aug. 15.
29, VanWert, was arraigned on a chargeof theft, a felony of the fifthdegree.She pled not guilty and wasreleased on a surety bond with apre-trial scheduled for Aug. 15.
26,Van Wert, pled not guilty toaggravated possession of drugs,a felony of the fifth degree.She pled not guilty and wasreleased on a surety bond with apre-trial scheduled for Aug. 15.
Taylor S. Baker,
20, VanWert, pled not guilty to domes-tic violence, a felony of the thirddegree.His case was set for pre-trialon Aug. 15.Bond was not set today ashe is being held on a MunicipalCourt charge for the next 30days.
20,Van Wert, pled not guilty toAggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifthdegree.He was released on a suretybond with a pre-trial scheduledfor Aug. 15.
41, of theNew Castle Indiana CorrectionalFacility, pled not guilty to twocounts of rape (both felonies of the first degree) and one countof diseminating matter harmfulto juveniles (felony of the fourthdegree).No bond was set in his caseas he is currently a prisoner inthe Indiana Prison System.His case was set for pre-trialon Aug. 15.
Elizabeth Wyatt, 22, Marion,admitted in court that she hadviolated her probation by failingto complete her counseling pro-grams and moving without per-mission of her probation officer.She was sentenced to heroriginal prison sentence of fouryears with credit for 1,125 daysalready served.
35, Bryan,was sentenced for violation of acivil protection order, a misde-meanor of the first degree. Hereceived three years communitycontrol, 30 days jail, 200 hourscommunity service, psychologi-cal assessment and treatment,is to have no contact with thevictim, not enter Van WertCounty without permission of his probation officer, two yearsintensive probation, pay partialattorney fees and court costs,180 days in jail and $1,000 finewas deferred pending comple-tion of community control.
32, Van Wertwas sentenced on a charge of assault, a misdemeanor of thefirst degree. He was given oneyear community control, is tohave no contact with the victim,pay restitution for the victim’smedical bills to be determinedand court costs, 180 days jailand $1,000 fine was deferred.He was also sentenced for vio-lation of his community controland given three years communi-ty control, 60 days jail, credit for51 already served and a 9-monthprison sentence deferred.
51,Phillipsburg, was sentenced ona felony five charge of theft.He was given three yearscommunity control, 30 days in jail, 200 hours community ser-vice, two years of intensive pro-bation, must pay restitution of $2,000 by Dec. 31, court costsand a nine-month prison termwas deferred.
26, VanWert, was sentenced for traf-ficking in drugs, a felony of thefifth degree.He was given three yearscommunity control, up to sixmonths in WORTH Center, 30days in jail, 200 hours of com-munity service, substance abuseassessment and treatment, twoyears of intensive probation,had his driver’s license sus-pended for six months, is to paypartial attorney fees and courtcosts and a had 12 months of prison deferred.