April 18, 2014

Medina
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Public meetings slated for this week

Editor’s note: Fax public meeting notices to (330) 725-4299 or email areanews@medina-gazette.com. Paid legal notices, which appear in the classified advertising section of the newspaper, should be emailed to legalnotices@medina-gazette.com. TODAY Lafayette Township trustees, organizational meeting, 12:30 p.m., township hall, 6776 Wedgewood Road. Medina County Planning Commission, regular meeting, 6:30 p.m., Professional Building, lower-level conference Read More…

Stuttering police officer in Ohio sues for discrimination

MONROE — A police officer with a stutter was subjected to discrimination and to ridicule and harassment resulting in a hostile work environment, according to a lawsuit filed by the officer that also alleges violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Family Medical Leave Act. Officer Ken Parson has had a stutter since Read More…

Medina police blotter for Jan. 2

Medina police Monday, Dec. 24 5:26 p.m. — Deepwood Drive, theft of street signs reported. Tuesday, Dec. 25 10:37 p.m. — 900 block Ryan Road, two firearms — a Mossberg and a Smith and Wesson — reported stolen. Wednesday, Dec. 26 11:03 a.m. — 800 block Nottingham Drive, purse containing a Kindle and a camera Read More…

John O. Yuncker

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John O. Yuncker, 94, of Ashland, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Ashland Samaritan Hospital. He was born January 12, 1918 in Cleveland to Joseph and Cecilia (Kost) Yuncker, and grew up there graduating from John Marshall High School. John married Dorothy Ruppelt on August 17, 1940. They moved to Brookpark and later resided Read More…

Betty L. Teets

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Betty L. Teets (nee King), 79, of Brunswick, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012 at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Orient, Pennslyvania, to James and Anna (nee McLaughlin) King. She loved her gambling trips and sitting on the porch with her friends and family. Betty is survived by her children, Read More…

Kathleen Ann Jacobs

Kathleen Ann Jacobs (nee Peters), 82, of Brunswick, passed away on Friday, December 28, 2012, at Southwest General Hospital, after a brief illness. She was born in Cleveland to George and Kathleen (nee Dineen) Peters. She was a longtime member of the Brunswick Eagles Aerie #3505 and the Brunswick VFW Post #9520. Ann is survived Read More…

Beatrice Johnson

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Beatrice Johnson, 98, of Valley City, went to her heavenly home Saturday, December 29, 2012, surrounded by her loving family. Beatrice was born January 14, 1914, in Dayton, Tennessee. She was always a cheerful and happy person who brought a smile to everyone she met. Bea moved from Clay City, Kentucky to Valley City in Read More…

Donna Marie Bessmer

Donna Marie Bessmer, age 79, of Medina passed away Monday, December 31, 2012 with her surviving children at her side. Calling hours, Thursday, January 3, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. at the Bauer Funeral Home, 2089 Columbia Road Valley City, Ohio. A complete obituary will be in Thursday’s Gazette.

Sharon A. Wiatrowski

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Sharon A. Wiatrowski (nee Nottingham), 37, entered into rest peacefully Sunday, December 30, 2012. She was the beloved wife of Robert A.; devoted mother of Emily Rose; loving daughter of Charles and the late Rosemary Nottingham; dearest sister of Lisa (Mike) Vernon; dear aunt of Austin and Brooke Vernon; and dear friend of many. The Read More…