October 2013



Weather or Not, The Fall Fest Went On

By: Jennifer Manlove – THE VILLAGE REPORTER Despite of a rainy Start on Saturday October 19th, the Fall Fest had a good turnout at The Williams County Historical Society. Pam Schroeder, is…



James Smith Sr. (1938-2013)

James “The Great J.C” Smith Sr, age 75, of Delta, passed away at his home on Saturday, October 19, 2013.  He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on July 21, 1938…


Phyllis Henry (1920-2013)

Phyllis J. Henry, 93, of Montpelier passed away Sunday afternoon at Genesis Healthcare Center in Bryan. She was born on September 4, 1920 in Edon, Ohio to John G. and Ethel…


Daniel Merillat (1922-2013)

Daniel “Dan” Junior Merillat of Kalida Ohio died at age 90 on October 21, 2013. Dan was born on December 12, 1922 of parents Daniel Merillat and Lydia Saunders in Fayette…


Larry V. Gearhart (1936-2013)

Larry V. Gearhart, age 77, of rural Edon, Ohio, died at 10:55 P.M. on Sunday, October 20, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, after a brief illness….


Kathryn H. Fiser (1915-2013)

Kathryn “Kate” H. Fiser, 97, of Montpelier passed away Monday afternoon at the Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Bryan. She was born on December 22, 1915 in Pulaski Township, Williams…







Choral Concert Spotlights Wauseon Talent

By Bill Bray – THE VILLAGE REPORTER Eight Wauseon School choirs performed Sunday to a packed auditorium at Wauseon High School during the Fall Choir Concert entitled A Concert for a Better…


Choral Concert Spotlights Wauseon Talent

By Bill Bray – THE VILLAGE REPORTER Eight Wauseon School choirs performed Sunday to a packed auditorium at Wauseon High School during the Fall Choir Concert entitled A Concert for a Better…