“Red and purple are not all that different,” said Governor DeWine. Please abide by the rules of the group if you are a member! The cost of full obituaries will remain at $50 (including a photo). Top Van Wert Independent Hotels. Arts Central is based in Van Wert and operates regional offices in Boston, Atlanta, Dallas, and Van Wert. Jeannette was preceded in death by two children, Donald “Salty” Waltmire and Barbara Ann Fulk; a son-in-law, Cletus Marsee; three brothers, Merle and John James, who died as infants, and Calvin Burris; and five sisters, Gladys Clark, Irene Manley, Esther Caryer, Alice Fleck, and Nancy Yenser. The Central Mutual Insurance Company was founded in Van Wert in 1876 and has evolved into the Central Insurance Companies, a successful property and casualty group providing insurance for more than 350,000 automobiles, homes, and businesses in 24 states. Bill worked as an expediter for Motorola until his retirement. Preferred memorials: Defiance Inpatient Hospice Center. She was born June 6, 1933, in Payne, the daughter of George Alerton and Nora Almeda (Little) Burris, who both preceded her in death. POSTED: 12/19/20 at 8:02 am. Carol Sue “Sue” (Baxter) Gilliland, 79, of The Villages, Florida, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, December 7, 2020. Archives. On November 16, 2020, Beverly Fuerst, former treasurer, issued a check in the amount of $200 to Van Wert County and it was deposited by the county on November 17, 2020. POSTED: 12/12/20 at 3:30 pm. POSTED: 12/16/20 at 9:48 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries. Tags are first placed on the lodge Christmas Sharing Tree, which contains items needed for the kids. We are 100% commited to providing accurate information. The Red Kettle fund has suffered with fewer people out and about this year. At this time, we do not have a definite delivery confirmation. She was also preceded in death by her son, Philip; her sister, Louise McGinnis; and two brothers, Robert Purk and Donald Purk. In lieu of flowers, please make preferred memorials to Gideons International or the Van Wert YMCA. POSTED: 12/18/20 at 12:04 am. Van Wert High School’s candidate is Janie Trejo, daughter of Kristi and Eugene Trejo. Van Wert County OH Newspapers and Obituaries. There is also a page covering the township’s fire and EMS coverage, its department information, and an interactive map showing the fire districts in Pleasant Township. Bill was also preceded in death by a daughter, Jody Gallaway; two brothers, Richard Gallaway and Leo Williamson; a sister, Marjorie Linser; and a special aunt, Rea Stripe. With a rich history serving the people of Van Wert since 1869, The Van Wert Fire Department works to prevent the loss of life & property. Obituary payments can be sent to: Van Wert independent, P.O. She was loved by many and remembered by more as the “Lunch Lady” that was their mom. Free cancellation Reserve now, pay when you stay. Wilma was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Convoy, where she was active in the Fidelitas Women’s Group, and the Convoy Research Club. The 1 and only orginal Nosey Asses of Van Wert!!! Submit Stories Leading us by example, Sue taught us to cherish family (and friends) and to always be there for each other for whatever was needed. USA (1,111,104) > Ohio (50,565) > Van Wert County (332) > Van Wert County Newspapers and Obituaries (31) . Archives. POSTED: 12/19/20 at 2:41 pm. Monday 9 am -5 pm Tuesday 9 am - 7 pm Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm Thursday 9 am - 5 pm Friday 9 am - 5 pm. Vaccine updateOn Friday, as part of the federal program to vaccinate nursing home residents and staff, facilities in Ohio will be among the first in the nation to receive vaccines through Walgreen’s, CVS, PharmScript, and Absolute Pharmacy. Arts “We just felt that two days of practicing our remote learning, just in case we’d ever have to use it, which we don’t want to use, made sense,” Snyder said. Ohio was invited by the CDC to participate in the scaling up of the federal program. Denise cared for many children over the years and her great legacy will live on through their lives. Community & Columns The superintendent also noted that, due to the coronavirus, Lincolnview is in need of substitute teachers, custodians, cooks, and aides. On July 1, 1962, he was employed at The Marsh Foundation at the age of 25 as a teacher. She attended First Baptist Church in Van Wert and was a member of Wren Garden Club. Read USA Newspapers Online, Breaking News, Listen to Live Radios US Media Directory Media Directory, Journalism Jobs, Social Media, CNN News, BBC Weather, BBC World News, CBS, Health Insurance, Insurance in USA, Life Insurance, USA News, Daily News, Fox, Bangladesh News, India News, Pakistan News, Latest News 10708 State Route 118 South, Van Wert, OH 45891 . Preferred memorials: Wren Fire & EMS or State of the Heart Hospice.Condolences may be expressed on the Tribute Wall at cowanfuneralhome.com. Condolences may be expressed at www.alspachgearhart.com. This has been a project of the local lodge for several years and lodge members look forward to the Sharing Tree being put up. Linda was a 1964 graduate of Crestview High School. He worked for Federal Mogul Corporation for 22 years as a press operator and also delivered newspapers for the Delphos Herald for 10 years in the Landeck and Spencerville area. Van Wert County Fair, August 31 - September 6, 2021. Opinion 9070 Mendon Rd. FILED UNDER: News, Copyright © 2010-2020 The Van Wert Independent — Subscribe to our RSS feed FILED UNDER: News. Ron will be laid to rest in Woodland Cemetery in Van Wert. Jerry is also survived by a son, Michael (Christa) Kroeger of Delphos; one daughter, Roberta “Robbie” (Jeffrey) McVicker of Columbus; a sister, Janelle (Ed) Friedrich; eight grandchildren, David, Lauren, and Timothy McVicker, Victoria “Tori” (Bryan) Allen, Mark Kroeger, Melaina, Maddox, and Mason Kroeger; and one great-grandson, Liam Allen. POSTED: 12/16/20 at 3:06 pm. She loved spending time with family and friends and could always be counted on in a time of need. “Many communities are seeing an increase in demand for mental health and substance use disorder services as the pandemic continues. Real Estate FILED UNDER: Obituaries. Arrangements were handled by Cowan & Son Funeral Home in Van Wert. During the audit period, the Treasurer’s office was responsible for collecting funds for various county departments, as well as collecting real estate tax payments. FILED UNDER: Obituaries. He was the secretary for the Van Wert Gideons Camp and was a longtime member of Gideons International. She loved sports, was an avid Crestview Knights fan, and couldn’t get enough of watching her children and grandchildren play. POSTED: 12/15/20 at 2:19 pm. Condolences may be expressed at cowanfuneralhome.com. Linda raised five daughters, helped run the family farm, raised laying hens, milked cows, and worked at Crestview Local Schools as a cafeteria supervisor for over 20 years. The First United Methodist food pantry also accepts food and monetary donations year-round. News Snyder also noted that an anticipated increase in COVID-19 cases since Thanksgiving hasn’t occurred at Lincolnview, adding that two students are currently out with the virus, 36 are in quarantine, and one staff member is affected. The office prepared a daily cash summary sheet, which totals pay-in receipts, processing real estate and other tax payments and balancing the cash drawers. OhioMHAS will grant $58,884,000 directly to local county alcohol, drug addiction, and mental health services (ADAMHS) boards and their community partners. Celebrate and remember the lives we have lost in Van Wert, Ohio. Visitation for Linda will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, December 16, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home in Van Wert (please wear a mask and social distance during the calling hours on behalf of the Springer family). Ron was a 1955 graduate of Van Wert High School. Van Wert, OH 45891. The top 20 counties show rates of nine to 13 times the high-incidence level. Sandra was also preceded in death by two brothers, Jim Carr and Dean Carr; and two sisters, Marjorie Hicks and June Chilcote. Due to Covid-19 pandemic concerns, funeral services for Linda will be private and for family members only. Obituaries In keeping with Bill’s wishes, there will be no services. Statistics Grocery drop-off is available Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to noon. He then attended North Central College and Bowling Green State University for his undergraduate degree and went on to receive a master’s degree from Indiana University in Bloomington. The first phase of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution began earlier this week, as the vaccine was shipped to 10 pre-selected hospitals across Ohio. Bob, after leaving corporate America, side by side with Sue over the years, successfully launched themselves into several and varied entrepreneurial enterprises, each one more successful than the previous, creating a dream life for both of them. Sports FILED UNDER: Obituaries. Van Wert Health, Van Wert, OH. This live-stream concert event features Van Wert Jazz and is made possible by a grant from Arts Midwest and sustaining support from the Van Wert County Foundation. She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Van Wert and was involved in its Altar Rosary Society. FILED UNDER: Obituaries. If you are lucky enough to be in a position to give back to your community; now is the time,” said Central Insurance President Evan Purmort. 1335 US Highway 27 N, Berne, IN. When seeking to determine the level of risk in each county, Governor DeWine encouraged Ohioans to look more closely at the chart below which shows the number of positive cases per 1,000 residents. link to homepage. Van Wert is a great place to raise a family. Auditors also reviewed documents maintained by the Treasurer’s office, and the information entered into the county accounting system indicated that on August 16, 2018, $200 was unaccounted for and not deposited. View 70 homes for sale in Van Wert, OH at a median listing price of $124,900. There will also be viewing one hour prior to services at the funeral home. The Board of Trustees also invites input from township residents on other features they would like to see added to the site. She was born May 26, 1931, in Medina, the daughter of Warren Cleveland and Laura (Rickert) Lance, who both preceded her in death. The Peony Pageant Committee announced the candidates for the Queen Jubilee XLVI Pageant. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, December 16, at Brickner Funeral Home in Van Wert, with a Rosary service to follow. Katherine Josephine Shellaberger, 89, of Rockford, passed away at 1:21 a.m. Thursday, December 10, 2020, at Van Wert Health. Wilma was a 1948 graduate of Union High School. There are currently eight people hospitalized. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Girl Scout Alumnae of The Villages via PayPal at https://paypal.me/Girl-ScoutAlumnae?locale.x=en_US. Real Estate Vantage Career Center’s candidate is Jayda Stutz, daughter of Lisa Menke. The Queen Jubilee Pageant information will be announced as it becomes available. Condolences may be expressed on the Tribute Wall at cowanfuneralhome.com. Box 823, Van Wert, OH 45891 or made online at VWCT.ORG. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 18, in IOOF Cemetery in Convoy, with Pastor W. Clark Williman officiating. She was born November 15, 1945, in Van Wert County, the daughter of Thurman and Mary Marguerite (Searight) Carr, who both preceded her in death. Central’s A.M. Best rating is A (excellent). Farm, Business-Employment By participating in this project, Van Wert Elks are able to show the community that Elks Care — Elks Share. FILED UNDER: Obituaries. Christmas arrived early for the United Way of Van Wert County, which recently received a very generous donation in the amount of $1,623 from Brent Agler and Van Wert Moose Lodge 1320. To donate online visit https://bit.ly/vwfirstunited or mail or drop off a check or cash to 113 W. Central Ave., Van Wert, OH  45891. (419) 238-2092 A celebration of life for the public and family friends will be announced in the spring of 2021 and will be held at the Ronald R. Bagley Auditorium on the campus of the Marsh Foundation in his honor. The cost of full obituaries will remain at $50 (including a photo). VW independent/submitted information. About Van Wert Works. Hours. The health department is working with area first responders, long-term care facilities, and healthcare facilities to determine the number of personnel receiving the vaccine, and how to best meet the needs of those in the first phase of distribution. Representing Lincolnview High School is Dylann Carey, daughter of Leigh and Randall Carey. The zoning page has a copy of the entire Pleasant Township Zoning Code, several of the zoning applications that can be filled out online, printed, and submitted, and other useful information on new housing and working in the right of way on township roads. The Registered Agent on file for this company is Independent Web News, LLC and is located at 9070 Mendon Road Po Box 487, Van Wert, OH 45891. He then married Judith Burnett on March 3, 1979. Ohio Public Health Advisory System’s website. Arrangements were by Cowan & Son Funeral Home in Van Wert. Name: David Mosier: Email: check: Phone: check: Fax: check: Contact David Mosier. The Central group of companies has combined assets of over $1.7 billion. Seconds. The Van Wert County General Health District expects to receive the first round of COVID-19 vaccine in the next two weeks. FILED UNDER: Info. We are very proud of the many civic organizations like Main Street, Convention and Visitors Bureau, and the Chamber of Commerce for the many volunteer hours associated with vast number of events that are offered each year. POSTED: 12/14/20 at 12:34 pm. Denise is also survived by several nieces and nephews, including Matt (Cathy) Smith, Amy (Doug) Geary, Andy (Tammy) Coil, Brad (Lindi) Coil, Nick (Ty) Coil, Joy (Josh) Caldwell, Zack (Megan) McIntosh, Austin (Erika) McIntosh, Sara Smith, and Jacob Smith. She survives in Delphos. POSTED: 12/18/20 at 12:01 am. Linda is survived by her husband, Ned; five daughters, Dianna (Rick) Ashbaugh of Middle Point, Susan (Tim) Ries of Dryersburg, Tennessee, Denise (Mike) Swick of Delphos, Sally (Kevin) Wannemacher of Payne, and Ruth (Justin) Sinning of Crystal Beach, Florida; 12 grandchildren, Macey and Macala Ashbaugh, Jacob, Reba, and Martin Ries, Curtis and Victoria Swick, Kristin and Konnor Wannemacher, Emma, Addison, and Ashlin Sinning; and four sisters-in-law, Donna Schaadt of Macedonia, Ellen Schaadt of Convoy, Janice (Dean) Berry of Clark, Missouri, and Elaine (Jim) Anspaugh of Van Wert. She loved her 12 grandchildren and couldn’t spend enough time with them. William C. Gallaway, 83, of Van Wert, passed away at 4:40 p.m. Monday, December 14, 2020, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Stream sports and activities from Van Wert in Van Wert, OH, both live and on demand. FILED UNDER: News. Survivors include her two sons, Alan (Dawn) Zeigler of Ohio City and Mark Zeigler of Van Wert; three grandchildren, Lon, Cody, and Cierra Zeigler; three great-grandchildren, Otylia Dennis, Magnolia Dawn Zeigler, and Osirris Zeigler; five sisters, Mary Riley of Ohio City, Helen Stetler of Willshire, Patsy Halliwell of Scott, Janet (Robert) Dawson of Van Wert, and Leona Hunter of Van Wert; and two brothers, Bill Carr of Ohio City and Fred Carr of Desoto, Missouri. News Local funeral homes are billed for full obituaries, while out-of-town funeral homes can also be billed, if so requested. Central Insurance has joined the Salvation Army of Van Wert, the First United Methodist Church food pantry, Tecumseh Packaging Solutions, Cooper Farms, and Willow Bend Country Club to distribute 330 Christmas meals to local families in need. 3.9K likes. She passed away at 4:20 p.m. Sunday, December 13, 2020, surrounded by her daughters. She was preceded in death by 10 siblings and a son-in-law, Marvin Lee Agler. The nurses describe what it’s like taking care of COVID patients in Ohio’s hospitals. Van Wert is a city in and the county seat of Van Wert County, Ohio, United States. Shown are wrapped presents waiting to be delivered to local children by the Elks Christmas Sharing Tree Committee. The price is Rp1.257.125 per night from 2 Jan to 3 Jan Rp1.257.125. On August 9, 1959, he married Linda S. (Kirchenbauer) Bagley, who survives. Survivors include her husband, Robert; a sister, Mary Allen; her daughter, Cindy Silvey; her son, Brent Gilliland; a grandson, Cody Strait; and three granddaughters, Cayley Strait, Amanda Gilliland, and Samantha Gilliland. The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is 4013149. As of Thursday, the Van Wert County General Health District reports an increase of 140 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since Thursday, December 10, for a total of 1,440 confirmed cases. 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