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Genealogical Abstracts May 1996

SURNAMES: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

ALBERS, BALTES, BARGA, BARHORST, BEARD, BOYER, BROWN, CONDON, FAIR, FISCHER, FRANTZ, GEHRET, KANNALLY, LINDER, LIVINGSTON, MAGOTO, MCELDOWNEY, MEYER, MICHAELS, MILLER, PELTIER, RISMILLER, SCHLATER, SCHRADER, THOMPSO N, UNGRUHN appeared on Wednesday, May 1, 1996

Engagements:
Lori Ann FRANTZ, d/o Mr. and Mrs. Thomas FRANTZ of Versailles, will marry Kevin Michael KANNALLY, s/o Mr. and Mrs. Thomas KANNALLY of Franklin, Mass. The wedding will take place in May at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Powell, Ohio.

Mandy Leigh CONDON, d/o Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. CONDON of New Knoxville, Ohio, will marry Brian John RISMILLER, s/o Mr. and Mrs. Larry J. RISMILLER of New Bremen, Ohio. The wedding will take place June 8, 1996 at St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen.

Lisa Louise MEYER BEARD, d/o John and Marceil MEYER of Russia, will marry Steven Ronald GEHRET, s/o Anthony and Donna GEHRET of Versailles. The wedding will take place at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Newport on June 29, 1996.

Deaths:
Lucille Mae MILLER, 79, of Versailles, died Apr. 21, 1996, in Piqua. Born September 10, 1916 in Hamilton, Ohio, d/o Benjamin and Edna BROWN. Husband; Neil E. MILLER. Burial Greenwood Cem., Hamilton Ohio.

Alfred H. SCHLATER, 7 3, of Ft. Loramie, died Apr. 22, 1996 in Kettering. Born February 1923 in Osgood, s/o Fred and Bernadine ALBERS SCHLATER. Wife: Norma R. PELTIER. Burial St. Michael Church Cem., Ft. Loramie.

Lillian A. THOMPSON, 85, of Versailles, died Apr. 27, 1996 in Versailles. D/o J. Henry and Annie FISCHER MEYER. Husband; Cloyd C. THOMPSON. Burial at Greenlawn Cem., Versailles.

Joseph W. BARHORST, 86, of Versailles, died Apr. 26, 1996 in Versailles. Born June 16, 1909 in Shelby by Co., s/o Joseph H. and Anna UNGRUHN BARHORST. Wife Emma E. MAGOTO. Burial St. Valbert's Cem., Versailles.

In the A While Ago column:

10 years ago:
Area deaths: Loring FAIR 86, Marie BARGA 85, and Clarence "Hap" LIVINGSTON.

25 years ago:
Area death: Mrs. Lillian Mae MICHAELS 91.

50 years ago:
Dismissed from armed services: Cletus E. SCHRADER, Lowell F. MCELDOWNEY, Richard E. LINDER.
Area deaths: Theodore (Dora) BALTES 59, Mrs. Naomi Edith BOYER 65.

******************************************************************* A little traffic tip if you'll be driving around in DCO this summer... State Rt. 185 in Adams Twp. is now closed approx. 1.5 miles W. of the Miami/DCO line, SE of Versailles. Expected to be closed until July 30, 1996. The detour will direct traffic around the project on St. Rt. 48, St. Rt. 66 and St. Rt. 47.


BALTES, BENSMAN, BOGGS, BOROFF, CURTIS, DILL, FOSNAUGHT, GASSON, GUNCKLE, HOWDIESHELL, HUPE, KERNS, LAMBERT, LINDER, MANGEN, MANN, MARTIN, NEARGARDER, PALSER, PRICE, RHOADES, ROBESON, RUE, SHARDO, SOTELL, SWANK, TEAFORD, TICE, TREON, WAGNER, WARIER appeared on Wednesday, May 8, 1996

Former Versailles Resident Following Her Dreams;
Diana MANGEN LINDER, a 1970 graduate of Versailles High School, has started her own publication, DARKE COUNTY PROFILE, a monthly publication circulated in eight states besides southern Ohio. "Writers from around the county put together stories, photos, upcoming events in the county, travel, classified advertising, cartoons, financial advice, puzzles and more."

Genealogy Society
"The Darke County Genealogy Society meeting will be Sunday May 19 at 12 PM at Garst Museum, Greenville, Oh. The speaker will be JOE BOSSERMAN from Covington. He will be talking about using the internet for genealogy. Visitors welcome."

Poultry Days...
Several items. Entry blanks for the golf scramble, photo show, quilt show, art and craft show, and information about the talent show.

A Peace Council House similar to the one Anthony Wayne provided for during the Treaty negotiations is being built as a permanent memorial for the Treaty of Gr eenville. The Green Ville Bicentennial Commission will be working with the State Historical Society to create this building. It is being built on Darke County Park District Land.

DEATHS:
Alma L. GASSON, 79, of Versailles, died May 2, 1996 in Dayton. Born Jan 24, 1917, near Rossburg. D/O John Henry and Iva Ann FOSNAUGHT RUE. Stepdaughter of Clarence E. GASSON. Burial at Brock Cemetery.

Gerald C. KERNS, 78, of Versailles and Venice, FL., died March 1, 1996 in Venice, FL. S/O Grover C. and Margaret ROBESON KERNS. He was born in Ansonia and moved to Versailles in 1938. Spouse; Margaret E. GUNCKLE. Burial at Greenlawn Cem. in Versailles.

Ruth M. MANN, 81, formerly of Greenville, died May 2, 1996 in Versailles. Born July 21, 1914 in Greenville; d/o Jessie and Bessie TICE SWANK. Spouses; (#1) E.J. Lane TEAFORD who died in 1959. (#2) James MANN who died 1970. Burial Greenville Union Cemetery.

Othel WAGNER, 87, formerly of Versailles, died May 3, 1996 at Covington. Born Janu ary 18, 1909 in Bradford, s/o Aron and Rose CURTIS WAGNER BOROFF. Spouse; Thelma Olive BOGGS WAGNER. Burial in Highland Cemetery in Covington.

Lowell L. MARTIN, 80, of Bradford, died May 2, 1996 in Versailles. Born January 9, 1915 in Shelby Co., s/o Lewis and Rosa LAMBERT MARTIN. Spouses; (#1) Kathleen TREON, (died 1957), and (#2) Dorothy SOTELL, (died 1994.) Burial at Greenlawn Cemetery.

In the A While Ago column:

10 years ago:
Area deaths: Helen I. SHARDO 68, Alfreda NEARGARDER 83, August L. BENSMAN 86, and Blanche DILL 88.

25 years ago:
Area death: Mrs. Carrie Mae PRICE 76.

50 years ago:
Dismissed from the armed services; Paul I. RHOADES, Clarence M. HOWDIESHELL, Joseph BALTES, and Delmar HUPE.
Area deaths; Mrs. Alta PALSER 75 and Val WARIER 83.


AMSPAUGH, ANGLE, BALTES, BEY, BROWN, CARR, FINE, FOSTER, FOX, GILLETTE, HARTLE, HOMAN, HOSTETLER, HOYING, KELLER, MAHER, MEYER, OSGOOD, PIERRON, PLEIMAN, POLY, RAHM, RISNER, SCHLATER, THOMAS, THOMPSON, WAGNER, WILLS appeared on Wednesday, May 15, 1996

The 50th wedding anniversary of Waldo and Beulah RAHM FINE will be celebrated May 25, 1996. They were married June 15, 1946 at Webster Methodist Church.

Wedding
Dena Joy RISNER, d/o Dan and Donna RISNER of Versailles, was married to Todd Aric HOSTETLER, s/o Paul and Linda HOSTETLER, on Apr. 27, 1996 at West Liberty.

Deaths
Richard W. FOSTER, 72, of Covington, died May 9, 1996 at Troy. Born Jul. 23, 1923 in Versailles, s/o William C. and Ruth M. THOMPSON FOSTER. Wife, Rose M. McKINNEY. Burial in Miami Memorial Park Cemetery.

M. Catherine (Katie) ANGLE, 74, of West Carrollton, Ohio, died May 8, 1996 at Kettering. Born August 31, 1921 in Frenchtown, d/o Theodore L. amd Anna T. POLY BALTES. Husband, the late Marion ANGLE. Burial in St. Valbert's Cem., Versailles.

Sylvester PLEIMAN, 76, of Union City, Ohio, died May 8, 1996 in Dayton. Born Apr. 3, 1920, in McCartyville, Ohio to Ben and Mary HOYING PLEIMAN. Wife Freda SCHLATER.

Frances M. MEYER, 90, of Versailles died May 12, 1996 at home. Born Jul. 9, 1905 in Cassella, Ohio to Clem and Catherine KELLER HOMAN. Husband Frank A. MEYER. Burial in St. Martin Cemetery.

In the A While Ago column:

10 years ago:
Area deaths; John H. WAGNER 58, Bernetta FOX 68, Robert P. WILLS 64, Albert T. PIERRON 84, Dr. J. E. GILLETTE 88, and Wilbert F. CARR 86.

25 years ago:
Area death; Mrs. Lucinda THOMAS 86.

50 years ago:
Discharged from the Armed Services; Jerome F. BEY, Daniel F. AMSPAUGH, Harry E. BROWN, James MAHER and Nelson HARTLE.
Area death: Miss Grace OSGOOD.


BARGA, BARGE, BARGER, BEAM, BEARE, BOOKWALTER, BOTHAST, CLAP, GARMAN, GLICK, GOECKELER, HECK, HICKS, KREMER, KUNKLE, KURTZ, MCELDOWNEY, MONNIN, NUNN, POHLMAN, RHOADES, RIGGS, ROHLIN, ROUBLET, SCHIELTZ, SEBRING, SHARDO, SMITH, SUBLER appeared on Wednesday, May 22, 1996

Theresa RIGGS and Raymond POHLMAN were crowned queen and king of Versailles Health Care Center. Mrs. Riggs is from Bellefontaine and lived in Troy at one time. Mr. POHLMAN, of Maria Stein, was born January 2, 1906 to John and Philomena POHLMAN. He's a bachelor, a farmer and a history buff.

The Miami Valley Genealogical Society will meet on Thursday, June 6, at 7:30 PM at Smith Middle School, 3625 Little York Road, Vandalia. The speaker will be Don Bowman who will speak about the Brethren Church in the early Dayton community. Public invited. For further information, call 837-8074 or 898-3309.

ENGAGEMENTS:
Jodi HICKS, d/o Ted and Nancy HICKS of Bradford will marry Jeff KREMER, s/o Dave and Ruth KREMER of Versailles. The wedding will take place June 8, 1996 at St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles.

Angela SHARDO, d/o Betty SHARDO of Versailles and Jim SHARDO of Willowdell will marry Jeffery NUNN, s/o Glenn and Judy NUNN of Grafton, Ohio. The wedding will take place June 22nd at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Osgood.

WEDDING:
Ann-Marie SUBLER, d/o Mr. and Mrs. Denis SUBLER of Versailles married Douglas KURTZ, s/o Mr. and Mrs. Martin KURTZ of Westerville, Ohio, on March 9, 1996. The wedding took place at the Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Westerville.

DEATHS: Clara Marie MCELDOWNEY, 92, formerly of Versailles, died May 13, 1996 in Miamisburg. Born January 9, 1904 in Russia to Jule and Elizabeth ROUBLET MONNIN. Spouse; Wilbur MCELDOWNEY (Webb.) Burial in St. Valbert's Cemetery.

Ruth JoAnn BARGE, 61, of Yorkshire, died May 15, 1996 in Versailles. Born February 19, 1935 in St. Marys, d/o Herbert and Bertha ROHLIN GARMAN. Spouse; Paul BARGE. Burial in St. Martin's Cath. Cem. in Osgood.

Paul L. SMITH, 65, of Gettysburg, died May 15, 1996 at home. Born June 17, 1930 in Stelvideo, s/o Vern and Mae KUNKLE SMITH. Spouse; Marilyn Kay BEAM. Burial in Gettysburg Cem.

Raymond E. SCHIELTZ, 84, a resident of the Vandalia-Englewood area, died at home, May 9, 1996. Born in Darke County, s/o Louis A. and Ursula E. BARGA SCHIELTZ. Spouse; Florence E. GOECKELER. Burial in Forest Hills Cemetery.

In the A While Ago column:

10 years ago:
Area Deaths; M. Duane "Bill" CLAP 59, Ralph E. GLICK 72, Martha E. HECK 83, L. Adrian BARGA 84.

25 years ago:
Area death; Florence BARGER 80.

50 years ago:
Mrs. James (Mary) SEBRING celebrated her 100th birthday.
Released from Armed Services: Medford BOTHAST, Kenneth RHOADES, Paul E. BEARE and Chalmer RHOADES.
Area death: Newton C. BOOKWALTER 85.


ALBERS, APPLE, BARHORST, BORCHERS, BUCHOLTZ, COUCHOT, DAVIS, DEUBNER, GATES, GOFFENA, HENRY, HOMAN, LOCK, MAY, OERTHMAN, PHILPOT, PLESSINGER, RICHHART, SAMS, SCHULZ, SCHULZE, SEAMAN, SEBRING, SIDERS, SIMON, STUMP, TODD, WEAVER, WEIDNER, WOODDELL appeared on Wednesday, May 29, 1996

Wedding:
Julie Marie BARHORST, d/o Thomas and Bernice BARHORST of Anna and Brad Anthony SCHULZE, s/o Robert and Joann ALBERS of Rossburg and the late Bernard SCHULZ were married Apr. 20, 1996 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, McCartyville.

Engagements:
Amy GATES, d/o Col. and Mrs. Paul SAMS and Paul GATES of North Kingstown, RI, will marry Bradley C. PHILPOT, s/o Mr. and Mrs. Bernard PHILPOT of North Kingstown, RI, on September 14, 1996.

Rebecca Mae LOCK, d/o Diana BUCHOLTZ of West Milton, will marry Daniel Edward MAY, s/o Mr. and Mrs. Lewis MAY of Versailles, on June 29, 1996 in Covington.

Death:
William H. TODD, 87, of Versailles, died May 24, 1996 at Englewood. Born December 3, 1908 in Shawnee, TN, s/o William W. and Emma DAVIS TODD. Wife; Marthalee Iona SEAMAN. Burial in Greenlawn Cem.

In the A While Ago column:

10 years ago:
Area deaths: Shirley STUMP 51, Forrest APPLE 73, Sylvia WOODDELL 77.

25 years ago: < BR>Area deaths: Martin HOMAN 19, Emma DEUBNER 89, Frank SIDERS 45, Frank John BORCHERS 83.

50 years ago:
Mrs. James SEBRING celebrated her 100th birthday on May 28th.
Discharge from service: J.D.WEAVER, James RICHHART, Ed HENRY and Richard OERTHMAN.
Area deaths: Frank SIMON 81, Amelia WEIDNER 63, Emuel COUCHOT 76, Elizabeth GOFFENA 78 and Victoria PLESSINGER 68.




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