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Vol. 143 No. 48
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Jay F. Hinton
Oct, 29, 1934-Aug. 20, 2013
Jay F. Hinton, 78, a formerFrankfort, Ind., resident, diedat 6:10 a.m. Tuesday at hishome in Lafayette, Ind.He was born Oct. 29,1934, in Clarksburg, W.Va.,to William and Chleo (Wolfe)Hinton, who preceded him indeath.On June 7, 1958, hemarried Sandra “Sue”Dienstberger in Delphos. Shepreceded him in death onMarch 30, 2009.Mr. Hinton was a 1953graduate of Delphos JeffersonHigh School. He had lived inDelphos and Van Wert beforemoving to Frankfort in 1965.He then moved to Lafayettein 2002. Jay was a produc-tion supervisor with MalloryControls for 31 years, retiringon Feb. 23, 1996. He wasbaptized at the First Church of the Brethren in Lima. An hon-orary lifetime member of theBPO Elks #560, Jay was pastExalted Ruler, past DistrictPresident, past DistrictDeputy of Grand ExaltedRuler and served four years asan officer of the Indiana ElksAssociation. Jay was an avidsports fan, following OhioState football and basketball,Cleveland Browns footballand Cleveland Indians base-ball, all since 1947.Survivors include a son,Michael S. (Cheri) Hinton of Sellersburg, Ind.; a daughter,Jodi D. Hinton of Lafayette,Ind.; a daughter-in-law, KelliHinton of Brownsburg; fivegrandchildren; and fourgreat-grandchildrenHe was also precededin death by a son, Mark S.Hinton in 2009; three broth-ers; and two sisters.Visitation will be from 4-8p.m. Thursday at GoodwinFuneral Home, 200 S. MainSt., Frankfort, with an ElksMemorial Service at 7:30p.m. Funeral services willbegin at 11 a.m. Friday withvisitation beginning at 10a.m. at the funeral home.Entombment will be in GreenLawn Mausoleum. Memorialdonations may be made to theElks National Foundation.Online condolences maybe made at goodwinfuneral-home.com.
One Year Ago
Thousands flocked to Fort Jennings this pastweekend to help celebrate the 200th anniver-sary of the building of the fort by Colonel WilliamJennings and his regiment of Kentucky Riflemen.Events ranged from an old-time dinner and danceat Jennings Memorial Hall to the annual lawnmower races at Fort Jennings Park.
25 Years Ago – 1988
The Allen County Mounted Sheriffs Possewill celebrate its 25th anniversary by moving itsheadquarters at the fairgrounds from a tent to abuilding. The current unit of the posse was orga-nized in 1963 under then-Allen County Sheriff Clay Cotterman. It consisted of only two members,Abner Gillette and Tom Miller. Gillete is still activein the mounted unit.Former Fort Jennings Mayor ReginaSchimmoeller, along with her husband, Richard,and Paul Baumgarte and his daughter, Carol, of Fort Jennings, will be leaving Aug. 19 for a visit tocentral Kentucky in search of artificats belongingto Col. William Jennings. The trip is the outgrowthof the 175th anniversary held in Fort Jennings lastyear which celebrated Jennings’ establishment of a War of 1812-era fort along the Auglaize River.The Ottoville girls intramural softball tourna-ment was won by the team of Jill Altenburger,Tracy Byrne, Amy Stanz, Terri Hemker, KarrieHorstman, Michelle Schnipke, Jenny Maenle,Amy Brinkman, Michelle Calvelage, Krista Martz,Cheryl Kimmet, Kelly Kaufman, Darlene Maenle,Kelly Kaufman and Jenny Horstman.
50 Years Ago – 1963
Between 75 and 100 parishioners of ImmaculateConception Catholic Church at Ottoville attendeda party held Sunday evening in the parish hall hon-oring the community’s senior citizens. The oldestman attending the party was Dan Byrne and theoldest woman was Mary Warnecke. Both are intheir late 80s.Members of the Delphos Catholic Ladies of Columbia held a social Tuesday evening at theKnights of Columbus club rooms with cards beingplayed. The prize in bid euchre went to MatildaAltenburger, in five-hundred to Catherine Bair andpinochle to Gertrude Schwertner. Clara Shumakerreceived the door award.According to St. John’s Coach Ed. Zalar, kickerDave Hoehn should help boot the Blue Jays toa winning season. Adding to this strength is vet-eran halfback Tom Noonan, a good receiving endKevin King, versatile Bob Williams, who playsboth halfback and fullback, and quarterback DanThitoff.
75 Years Ago – 1938
A piano recital was presented recently by agroup of pupils of Edwenna Evans. Friends andrelatives of the pupils were in attendance at theprogram presented at the Evans home five mileseast of this city. The following are the pupils whotook part: Marjorie Barnes, Violet Bauman, AliceRuth and Margaret Davis, Lois and Gladys Jonesand Verona and John Jervis.The Delphos Fair Board decided Friday nightto employ two policewomen to be on duty dur-ing the annual fair here next week. Accordingto the plan, the policewomen will be sworn intooffice and hold the same powers as other specialfair police. They will be on duty at the 4-H Clubexhibit building on North Main Street but will besubject to call at any other place on the midway.Extensive plans are being made for the 66thannual Pioneer Day to be held at Kalida on Sept.3. L. P. Crawfis, president of the association,stated that there will be a good program and gamesand contests for all during the day. The Pioneermeeting will be held at 1 p.m. at the PresbyterianChurch. Entertainment will be provided by theIndian Village group, the Thomas Brothers of Vaughnsville and concerts by various bands.
Today is Wednesday, Aug. 21, the233th day of 2013. There are 132 daysleft in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On August 21, 1983, Philippine oppo-sition leader Benigno S. Aquino Jr., endinga self-imposed exile in the United States,was shot dead moments after stepping off a plane at Manila International Airport.On this date:In 1831, Nat Turner led a violentslave rebellion in Virginia resulting in thedeaths of at least 55 white people. He waslater executed.In 1858, the first of seven debatesbetween Illinois senatorial contendersAbraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglastook place.In 1863, pro-Confederate raidersattacked Lawrence, Kan., massacring themen and destroying the town’s buildings.In 1911, Leonardo da Vinci’s “MonaLisa” was stolen from the LouvreMuseum in Paris. The painting wasrecovered two years later in Italy.In 1912, the Boy Scouts of Americanamed its first Eagle Scout, Arthur RoseEldred of Troop 1 in Rockville Centre,N.Y.In 1940, exiled Communist revolu-tionary Leon Trotsky died in a Mexicanhospital from wounds inflicted by anassassin the day before.In 1959, President Dwight D.Eisenhower signed an executive ordermaking Hawaii the 50th state.In 1963, martial law was declared inSouth Vietnam as police and army troopsbegan a violent crackdown on Buddhistanti-government protesters.In 1972, the Republican NationalConvention opened in Miami Beach.In 1983, the musical play “La CageAux Folles” opened on Broadway.In 1991, the hard-line coup againstSoviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachevcollapsed in the face of a popular upris-ing led by Russian Federation PresidentBoris N. Yeltsin.In 1993, in a serious setback forNASA, engineers lost contact with theMars Observer spacecraft as it was aboutto reach the red planet on a $980 millionmission.Ten years ago: Alabama’s top judge,Chief Justice Roy Moore, refused toback down in his fight to keep a TenCommandments monument and lashedout at his colleagues who’d ordered itremoved from the rotunda of the state judicial building. Palestinian militantsabandoned a 2-month-old truce afterIsrael killed a Hamas leader in a mis-sile attack. The French governmentacknowledged that as many as 10,000people might have died in the country’sheat wave. Paul Hamm put together anear-perfect routine on the high bar tobecome the first American man to winthe all-around gold medal at the WorldGymnastics Championship.Five years ago: President George W.Bush issued a federal disaster declara-tion for parts of Florida affected byTropical Storm Fay. Secretary of StateCondoleezza Rice arrived in Baghdad fordiscussions with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and other top Iraqi officials. TwinTaliban suicide bombings at Pakistan’slargest weapons complex killed at least67 people. At the Summer Olympics,Japan defeated the U.S. softball team,3-1, to win the gold medal. Kerri Walshand Misty May-Treanor won their secondconsecutive gold medal in beach vol-leyball, beating Wang Jie and Tian Jia of China. The U.S. women’s soccer teamwon the gold medal by beating Brazil 1-0in extra time. One-time actor Fred Crane,who’d played one of the Tarleton twinsin “Gone With the Wind,” died in Atlantaat age 90.One year ago: An insurgent rocketattack damaged the plane of the top U.S.general as it sat parked at a coalition basein Afghanistan; U.S. Army Gen. MartinDempsey, the chairman of the JointChiefs of Staff, was unhurt. MissouriRep. Todd Akin defied the nation’s topRepublicans and refused to abandon aSenate bid hobbled by fallout over hiscomments that women’s bodies couldprevent pregnancies in cases of “legiti-mate rape.” (Akin went on to lose the fallelection.)Today’s Birthdays: Former footballplayer Pete Retzlaff is 82. Actor-directorMelvin Van Peebles is 81. PlaywrightMart Crowley is 78. Singer KennyRogers is 75. Actor Clarence WilliamsIII is 74. Rock-and-roll musician JamesBurton is 74. Singer Harold Reid (TheStatler Brothers) is 74. Singer JackieDeShannon is 72. College and ProFootball Hall of Famer Willie Lanieris 68. Actress Patty McCormack is 68.Pop singer-musician Carl Giammareseis 66. Actress Loretta Devine is 64. NBCnewsman Harry Smith is 62. SingerGlenn Hughes is 61. Country musicianNick Kane is 59. Actress Kim Cattrall is57. College Football Hall of Famer andformer NFL quarterback Jim McMahonis 54. Actress Cleo King is 51. MLB All-Star pitcher John Wetteland is 47. Rocksinger Serj Tankian (System of a Down)is 46. Actress Carrie-Anne Moss is 43.MLB player Craig Counsell is 43. Rockmusician Liam Howlett (Prodigy) is 42.Actress Alicia Witt is 38. Singer Kelis is34. TV personality Brody Jenner is 30.Singer Melissa Schuman is 29. Olympicgold medal sprinter Usain Bolt is 27.Actor Cody Kasch is 26. Country singerKacey Musgraves is 25. Actress HaydenPanettiere is 24. Actor RJ Mitte is 21.
Gwendolyn E.“Red”, 74, of Defiance, funeralservice will begin at 11 a.m.today at Schaffer FuneralHome, Defiance, the Rev. PaulMyers officiating. Burial willfollow in Riverside Cemetery,Defiance. Memorial contribu-tions may be made to the fam-ily in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may bemade at www.schafferfh.com.
Alma Marie, 90,of Delphos, Mass of ChristianBurial will be at 10:30 a.m.today at St. John the EvangelistCatholic Church, the Rev.Dave Reinhart officiating.Burial will be at ResurrectionCemetery. Memorial contribu-tions can be made to AmericanBreast Cancer Awareness. Toleave online condolences forthe family, visit www.hart-erandschier.com.
Delores“Dolly” V., 85, of Delphos,Mass of Christian Burial willbegin at 11 a.m. Thursdayat St. John the EvangelistCatholic Church, with the Rev.Chris Bohnsack officiating.Burial will follow in St. John’sCemetery. Visitation will befrom 2-8 p.m. today at StrayerFuneral Home, Delphos, wherea Parish Wake Service will beheld at 7:30 p.m. Memorialcontributions may be made toa charity of the donor’s choice.Condolences may be shared atwww.strayerfuneralhome.com.
The five $300 winners at the Grand Prize Party were KellyFields, Carley Von Sossan, Bob Miehls, Randy and DionneSaum and Norma VonSossan.The Grand Prize winners Dave and Cindy Burgei were notpresent, so they received $1,000.
FORT JENNINGS PARK GIVEAWAY
Best-selling authorElmore Leonarddies at 87
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