October 1, 2014

Medina
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Thomas Ackim

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Thomas Ackim, 73, of Brunswick, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008. He worked as a contractor in heating and air conditioning. Mr. Ackim was an avid hunter and sportsman. He was an Army veteran. Mr. Ackim leaves behind his children, Kevin, Thomas (Karen), Kimberly (Rick) Rice, Brian (Jennifer) and Lisa Ackim; nine grandchildren; brother, Victor Read More…

Louis A. Briggs

Louis A. Briggs, 84, of Frazeysburg, Ohio, passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2008, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Zanesville. He was born April 16, 1923, in Sharon Center to Ward and Juva Bell Briggs. Mr. Briggs was a graduate of Sharon Center High School and was a former Lodi resident, residing in Coshocton County for Read More…

Orma H. Butscher

Orma H. Butscher, 85, of Hinckley Township, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008, in Barberton. She was born Sept. 10, 1922, in Cleveland. Mrs. Butscher was a homemaker where she was a “domestic engineer.” She was an avid Indians fan, enjoyed bird watching and loved gardening. Mrs. Butscher is survived by her son, Dale (Debbie), Read More…

John C. Bruckmann III

John C. “Jack” Bruckmann III, 83, of Cincinnati, passed away peacefully Monday, Feb. 25, 2008, at Twin Lakes of Montgomery. He was born Jan. 20, 1925, in Cincinnati to Col. William Bruckmann and Alice Purcell Bruckmann. He was the great-grandson of John C. Bruckmann of the Bruckmann Brewery, founded in 1856. He attended Hughes High Read More…

Paul M. Duke

Paul M. Duke, longtime resident of Granger Township, passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2008, after a long and brave battle with lung disease. He was born on Dec. 5, 1929, in Akron in the heart of the Great Depression. He was the fourth and last son of John and Julia Duke. Paul had a lifetime Read More…

Savage may be facing life without Anderson

By SCOTT PETRAK Staff Writer BEREA — Brady Quinn might want to start loosening up his right arm. Browns general manager Phil Savage said Thursday he hoped quarterback Derek Anderson would be back, but is preparing for life without him. The Browns offered Anderson a three-year deal — reportedly worth $20 million, with $10 million Read More…

William H. Neckermann

William H. Neckermann, 69, of Montville Township, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008, after a brief illness. He was surrounded by his friends and loved ones. He was born in Yonkers, N.Y., to Leo and Norice (nee Stack) Neckermann. He was president and CEO of Maintenance Inc. of Wooster. Mr. Neckermann enjoyed his family, traveling, Read More…

Geraldine L. McGoun

Geraldine L. (nee Wakelee) McGoun, 80, of Medina, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008. She was employed as a medical records clerk at Medina General Hospital. Mrs. McGoun was an avid Cleveland Indians fan. She enjoyed playing bingo and her many travels with her family. Mrs. McGoun is survived by her loving family: son, Timothy Read More…

James R. Seward

James R. Seward, 79, of Brunswick, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008, in Brunswick. He was born Aug. 14, 1928, in Ravenswood, W.Va. Mr. Seward was a teacher at Cuyahoga Community College. He was past member of Oglewanagi Indian Dancers. He served in the Air Force. Mr. Seward is survived by his sons, Roger W. Read More…

Westbrook remains concerned about sore arm

By CHRIS ASSENHEIMER Staff Writer WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Jake Westbrook threw a bullpen session Thursday at Chain of Lakes Park. The right-hander said he felt fine, but there is still some concern over his sore right arm. “It’s a concern that I had to do what I had to do,” said Westbrook, of skipping Read More…