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LaVerne Patten will celebrate her 100th birthday on June 6. She is the mother of Samuel, Pamela (Darl) Deeds, Valerie (Les) Whipple and Stanley (Rosemary) Patten, 7 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. Her family and Briar Hill Health Campus will have a drive thru parade in her honor. Y…

We are so excited to wish a happy 100th birthday to Virginia Johnson! Virginia had this milestone birthday on May 22, 2020. Her entire family would like to wish her the happiest of birthdays and warm wishes for a wonderful year. 100 years and going strong!

Gene and Jane (Bringman) Ruch of Bowling Green, Ohio will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on May 20th, 1950 at Salem Lutheran Church, Pemberville, Ohio. They have two children, Cindi (Tim) Ernsthausen and Jeff ( Laurie) Ruch all of Pemberville, Ohio.

Ron and Audra Tolles of Rural Bowling Green announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Tolles to Brian Thrasher, son of Jim and Michelle Thrasher of Risingsun. The Bride to be graduated from Otsego High School in 2011, and the University of Toledo with a Masters in Social Work. She …

Doris (Dill) Hockenberger, formerly of Bowling Green and rural Rudolph, will be celebrating her 100th birthday May 6th, 2020. A 100th birthday celebration, hosted by her daughter, Valerie, will be held at a later date in Lawrence, Kansas. Please help her celebrate this milestone by sending b…

Kurt and Collette Dickey of rural Bowling Green announce the engagement of their daughter Kara Dickey to Austin Knickerbocker, son of Tom and Nancy Knickerbocker. The bride-to-be graduated from Otsego High School in 2009, University of Dayton, and Rocky Vista University of Medicine. She is a…

Bob and Cindy Keiffer of Risingsun, Ohio will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on October 25, 2019. They have two children: Angie (Brian) Coakley and Greg (Karla) Keiffer. They are also blessed with five amazing grandchildren: Meghan, Brian, William, Kate and Abraham. Bob is ret…

Ed and Lisa (Fitzwater) Jacobs of Haskins are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on October 22, 1994, at the Christ United Methodist Church in Portage. The couple has two children, twins, Austin and Alissa. Ed is employed for Lucas County, while Lisa is …

Pauline Boyle is turning 100 years old on September 8, 2019. A celebration given by her children: Beverly, Marilyn, Bob, Roger, and Karen will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at St. Paul Lutheran Church 17050 Middleton Pike near Haskins Ohio from noon to 3pm. A light lunch and cake will…

The family of Eunice Methena will be celebrating her 80th birthday on 3/30/19. Eunice was born in BG in 1939 to Robert and Evelyn Wood. She lived in Rossford and Toledo for some time and moved back to BG in 1982, where she resides today.

Amos Johnson is turning 90 years old on April 3, 2019. His family is having a celebration on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at the Wayne Firehall from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. A light lunch, cake and ice cream will be served. Friends and family are invited to come and celebrate Amos's birthday. 

The children of James and Rosanne (Wilhelm) Maas would like you to join them in celebrating their parents 60th wedding anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Maas, were married on February 7, 1959 in the St. Louis Church in Custar, Ohio. They have been blessed with 4 children, 14 grandchildren and 10 gre…

The family of Connie Wilhelm Clark is hosting an open house to celebrate Connie's 90th birthday. The open house will be on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at her farm house, 10714 Weston Rd., from 2-4 p.m. Connie is the mother of Susan (Paul) Smith, Ruth (John) Rose, Duane (Diane) Wilhelm, Debbi…

Jim and Wendy (Bostdorf) Novotny will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on October 12th. They were married in First Presbyterian Church by the late Rev. Greer Imbrie. Jim is a retired teacher and chemist. Wendy is a retired banker having worked at the former Sky Bank for 46 years…

Rachel Sprague and Nicholas Skeen of Parkersburg, WV would like to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Rachel is the daughter of Clark Sprague of Bowling Green, Ohio and the late Melody Gleen Sprague. Rachel is a 2010 graduate of Toledo School for the Arts and is employed at Pat …

Ronald William Hazel and Virginia Ann (Crandall) Hazel of Luckey will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Friday August 24th. They were married August 24, 1958 at Stony Ridge Methodist Church in Stony Ridge. The cherished couple have two children, two grandchildren and three great grand…

Mike and Dot Doherty celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married August 12, 1958 on Staten Island and came to Bowling Green in 1956. Mike is a retired professor from BGSU and Dot is a retired librarian from Wood County Library. They have three children Mary Lynne, Eileen and…

Bill and Dee Dee Spraw of Findlay, Ohio announce the engagement of their daughter Heather Spraw, to Ryan Borders, son of Doug Borders, Franklin Furnace, Ohio and Lori Hanway of Bowling Green, Ohio. Heather is a may 2018 graduate of the University of Findlay and is a customer relations specia…

Milton and Celia (Belleville) Aring, rural Bowling Green are celebrating their 55th Wedding Anniversary. They were married August 10, 1963 at the old First Baptist Church on Oak Street in Bowling Green. Celia Taught elementary vocal music in Bowling Green in the early 1960's. then was music …

Herb and Virginia Kratzer will be celebrating their 72nd Wedding Anniversary and Virginia's 94th birthday on August 16. The couple was married on August 16, 1946 in Dishler, ohio. Herb served in World War II and retired from First Federal Bank of Wood County, and Virginia is a retired beauti…

Please join us for an open house, 90th birthday celebration for Robert (Bob) Van Horn, Sunday, July 29, 3-5 p.m. North Baltimore, Ohio, American Legion. 

Jerry and Phyllis Charles, Perrysburg, will be celebrating their 25th Wedding Anniversary. They were marries July 24, 1993 in Toledo. They have three children, Shelly (Scott) Gonyer, Dean (AJ) Heilman, and Marla (Ryan) Pawlowicz, 6 grandchildren, Ashley, Allison, Abby, Reece, Blain, Macy. 3 …

Polly and Larry Garzony, Bowling Green, celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary recently with family and friends in Prunytown, WV. They were married June 14, 1958 in Bailey Town United Methodist Church, Rosemont, WV. They will celebrate further hosting a Spaghetti Dinner after the Worship …

Ken & Alice Sieving of Pemberville will celebrate their 65th Wedding Anniversary. They were married May 9, 1953 in Fremont, Ohio. Proud parents of Tom (DeeDee), Ron (Cindy), Kurt (fiancée Barbara Stange) all of Pemberville, Kay (David) VanName of Liberty, SC. They have six grandchildren…

Bill and Bonnie Schurk of Bowling Green are happily celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on April 27, 2018. They are the proud parents of Kristin (Bill) Tuttle, Ryan Schurk, and Lauren (James) Schall, all of Bowling Green, and loving grandparents of Amanda Jack Schall. Bill recently re…

Hugh and Coral (Hosley) McCoy were united in marriage on May 4, 1958. In their 60 years together they have been blessed with two children and five grandchildren! Congratulations and thank you for the wonderful example of love and commitment you have shown our family! Hugh, Brenda, Zach, and …

Mr. and Mrs. Donald E. (Geraldine Sheeks) Gonyer were married at a parsonage outside of Wayne, Ohio by Rev. Gloster Chambers on May 9, 1948. They lived in Bloomdale for many years before moving to Findlay. Gonyer is the son of the late Edward Gonyer and Leta M. Bateson. Mrs. Gonyer is the da…

Celebrating the 90th birthday of Jane Ruch,. She was born at home on May 10, 1928 in Lemoyne, Ohio. She married Gene Ruch on May 20, 1950 at Salem Lutheran Church in Pemberville, Ohio. Family includes children Cindi (Tim) Ernsthausen, and Jeff (Laurie) Ruch, grandchildren Wes (Lori) Ernsthau…

Gerald and Joyce Walker of Custar are celebrating 50 years of marriage this week. Jerry, a native of Toledo, married Joyce (Wagner) of Custar, on May 4, 1968 at St. Louis Catholic Church in Custar. The Walkers have three children: daughters Julies (Eric) Lause, Jennifer (Pat) Tussing all of …

The family of Stu and Toni Sockrider would like to congratulate them on 40 years of loving marriage. Stu and Toni were married on May 6, 1978 in Bowling Green. They have two children, Sara (Phil) and Shane (Lauren). They have enjoyed countless weekends camping and supporting The National Tra…