Community Concert Series
Sat. Oct. 6 Lennon SistersSat. Oct. 20 Rodney Mack Philadelphia Big BrassSun. Nov. 11 Igudesman & JooFri. Feb. 22 American Spiritual Ensemble
Sun. May 5
Sat. Sept. 15 Ronan Tynan & LSOSun. Oct. 14 Nunset BoulevardSat. Nov. 3 ImaginOceanFri. Nov. 23 Oak Ridge Boys ChristmasThur. Dec. 13 Osmond Brothers ChristmasSat. Dec. 22 Shrek - The MusicalSat. Jan. 26 The RippingtonsThur. Feb. 14 Christopher CrossSat. Feb. 16 Cirque Ziva
Sun. Mar. 10
Sun. Mar. 24 Ernie Haase & Signature SoundFri. Apr. 5 Vicki Lawrence & MamaSat. Apr. 27 Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat BandSat. May 11 The Music of Queen
(also part of the Grand Series)
Fri. Sept. 14 Ronan TynanThur. Oct. 4 Coach Bob KnightThur. Dec. 20 Ceci Wiselogel
-Legends of Christmas
Thur. Mar. 14 Ceci Wiselogel
Sun. Apr. 21 Joel Sartore
Thur. Nov. 8 US Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus
2 – The Herald Wednesday, June 27, 2012
For The Record
Vol. 142 No. 10
Nancy Spencer, editorRay Geary, general managerDelphos Herald Inc.Don Hemple, advertising manager
,circulation managerThe Daily Herald (USPS 15258000) is published dailyexcept Sundays, Tuesdays andHolidays.By carrier in Delphos andarea towns, or by rural motorroute where available $1.48 perweek. By mail in Allen, VanWert, or Putnam County, $97per year. Outside these counties$110 per year.Entered in the post officein Delphos, Ohio 45833 asPeriodicals, postage paid atDelphos, Ohio.No mail subscriptions will beaccepted in towns or villageswhere The Daily Herald papercarriers or motor routes providedaily home delivery for $1.48per week.405 North Main St.TELEPHONE 695-0015Office Hours8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.POSTMASTER:Send address changesto THE DAILY HERALD,405 N. Main St.Delphos, Ohio 45833
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July 15, 1913-June 21, 2012
Lela R. (Peltier) Richcreek,98, died at 7:20 p.m. Thursdayat Vancrest HealthcareCenter.She was born July 15,1913, in Delphos, to Ralphand Mable (Shinabery) Peltier,who preceded her in death.On April 9, 1932, she mar-ried William Richcreek, whodied in 1990.Survivors include spe-cial friends, Hank and LindaHughes,of Georgia, Clifford“Kip” Pomaroy of Indiana andSteve and Marty Mansfieldand Ray and Jean Beair of Delphos.She was preceded in deathby a brother.Mrs. Richcreek had been ateacher for many years in theGomer-Elida school district,teaching mostly at the locationthat is now called the CenturyClub. She was a member of Veterans of Foreign WarsAuxiliary and AmericanLegion Legionnaires in NewBremen. She was a 1931Jefferson High School gradu-ate who received her teachinglicense from Ohio University.She was an avid bowler, bowl-ing in two different leagues.She enjoyed traveling andloved camping.Graveside services willbegin at 11 a.m. Saturday inWalnut Grove Cemetery, theRev. David Howell officiat-ing.Friends may call from 4-8p.m. Friday at Harter andSchier Funeral Home.Memorial contributionsmay be made to Trinity UnitedMethodist Church.
Aug. 24, 1921-June 26, 2012
Mary Elizabeth “Betty”Beckmann, 90, of Delphos,died at 7:28 a.m. Tuesday atVancrest Healthcare Center.She was born Aug. 24, 1921,in Delphos to Aloysius andLaura (Laudick) Kaverman,who preceded her in death.On Nov. 28, 1945, she mar-ried Leonard Beckmann, whodied Feb. 17, 2002.Survivors include sonsRobert (Carla) Beckmann of Delphos, George Beckmannof Cleveland, Donald (Cheryl)Beckmann of Delphos andPhilip (Nora) Beckmann of Cincinnati; daughter Joan(Dennis) Patthoff of Lima; sis-ters Alice (Norman) Knippenand Margaret (Paul) Pohlmanof Delphos, Dorothy Heitz of Wapakoneta, Alene Klausingof Delphos and Janet (Tom)Hiett of Spencerville; brothersEugene Kaverman of Ottovilleand Louis (Martha) Kavermanof Delphos; brother-in-law EdUtrup; and 10 grandchildren;12 great-grandchildren.She was preceded in deathby a sister, Ruth Utrup.Mrs. Beckmann had beenowner of Drapery Stitch andBeckmann’s Furniture Store.She was a member of St.John the Evangelist CatholicChurch, Catholic Daughtersof America and she was a1939 St. John’s High Schoolgraduate.Mass of Christian Burialwill begin at 9:30 a.m.Saturday at St. John theEvangelist Catholic Church,the Rev. Melvin Verhoff willofficiate. Burial will be in thechurch cemetery.Friends may call from 2-8p.m. Friday at Harter andSchier Funeral Home, wherea parish wake service will beheld at 7:30 p.m.High temperature Tuesdayin Delphos was 80 degrees,low was 49. High a year agotoday was 83, low was 70.Record high for today is 89,set in 1944. Record low is 44,set in 1926.
A boy was born June 24 toJeff and Kelly Landin of FortJennings.A girl was born June 25 toJeffery and Ashley Schulte of Kalida.
WEATHER FORECASTTri-countyAssociated PressTONIGHT
: Mostlyclear. Lows in the mid 60s.Southwest winds 5 to 10mph.
: Very hot.Mostly sunny. Highs around102. West winds 10 to 15mph.
:Mostly clear in the eveningthen becoming partly cloudy.Warmer. Lows in the mid70s. Northwest winds around10 mph.
: Very hot. Partlycloudy. Highs in the upper90s. West winds around 10mph becoming 10 to 15 mphin the afternoon.
: Partlycloudy. Lows in the mid70s.
: Mostlysunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
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: Partly cloudy.Lows in the lower 70s. Highsin the lower 90s.
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Theft of trailer caught on video
Above is an Indiana Fire Sprinkler and Black Flow, Inc., trailer being stolen fromK&M Tire, 1125 Spencerville Ave., in Delphos approximately 10:20 p.m. Sunday. Thephoto is from the surveillance video at the business after Delphos Police reviewed thefilm. Police are actively seeking the identity of the thief(ves) and they will be pros-ecuted to the fullest extent. Call 419-692-4015 with any information.
Motorists to share roadways with motorcycles
The National MotorcycleRaces will be held on theAllen County Fairgroundsthis weekend and thousandsof guest motorcyclists willbe sharing Allen Countyroadways with area motor-ists. The Lima-Allen CountySafe Community Coalitionand area traffic safety advo-cates urge all drivers as wellas all motorcyclists to stayalert.Since, local motoristswill be sharing the road withour motorcycling guests thisweekend - be especially safe.Slow down. Take a secondlook around. Motorcyclistswill be everywhere on arearoadways.Motorcycle, Ohio! andthe Lima-Allen CountySafe Community Coalitionwill take advantage of theopportunity to get the safetymessage to all motorcyclingfriends attending the racesthis weekend.The AmericanMotorcyclists’ Associationand the Motorcycle SafetyFoundation have providedsafety rules — “Five Rules”for motorcyclists and driv-ers:Five Rules for Riders:— Get trained and licensed- enroll in Motorcycle,Ohio!;— Wear protective gear -including a helmet;— Ride unimpaired- never drink or use otherdrugs before getting on yourmotorcycle;— Ride within your limits – stay within your personallimits, never riding faster orfarther than your abilitiescan handle; and— Be life long learners –return regularly for a refresh-er riding course.Five Rules for Drivers:— Look out for motor-cycles – use your mirrors tosee what’s around;— Don’t be distracted – hang up and drive. Putdown the food, the pet, thepersonal grooming gear, theCD, and the reading materi-als – Save it for later;— Use your turn signals – signal your intentions. It’sthe law;— Give motorcycles someroom – don’t tailgate or drivetoo close or ride side-by-sidea motorcycle; and— Keep it in the car -don’t throw trash and ciga-rettes out the window, andsecurely lash down cargothat can fall out on the roadand be a deadly hazard formotorcyclists.
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A boy was born June 26to Megan Mesker and BenSchumaker of Delphos.