Archive for September, 2013
CLEVELAND — The Indians manipulated their rotation in order to start right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez in a …Read More
William Kelly, founder of the premium pet food maker Bil-Jac Foods, died on Friday at his Granger Township home. He was 95.
Kelley served as chairman of the board for the company he founded with his brother Jack in 1947. Bil-Jac, based in Medina, sells pet food products worldwide and has a production facility in Medina …Read More
Rose M. Platz, 81, of Medina, passed away peacefully after a long illness at Hospice of Medina County, Friday, September 27, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was born February 1, 1932 in Brimfield, Ohio, to the late Dominic and Rose (Calcagnini) Scarpellini.
Rose was a longtime 2nd grade teacher for Medina City Schools, retiring after …Read More
Shirley L. Dery (nee Clarin), 79, of Medina, passed away Friday, September 27, 2013, at the Hospice of Medina County. She was born in Cleveland, to Jerome and Rachele (nee Belfi) Clarin on July 29, 1934.
Shirley and Elmer Dery were married August 29, 1953 and spent 48 wonderful years together.
She is survived by her daughters, …Read More
Helen M. Lear (nee Trapp), 80, of Brunswick, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2013. She was born to John and Mary (nee Illes) Trapp on June 27, 1933, in Cleveland.
She was a loving, wonderful mother and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and baking.
She will be missed by her children, Cliff, Cheryl (Gary) Clymer, Debbie …Read More
William H. Kelly, 95, passed away peacefully Friday, September 27, 2013 at home surrounded by his family. He was born January 14, 1918 in Perry, New York, to the late William and Grace (Smith) Kelly.
Mr. Kelly was a member of Granger United Methodist Church and proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force during …Read More
Charles E. Newsome, 84, of Litchfield, entered into rest Thursday, September 26, 2013. Charles was born in Barnesville, Ohio, December 5, 1928, to the late Houston and Emma Newsome.
Charles honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He enjoyed working with his hands and spent many hours working on his cars, …Read More
MINNEAPOLIS — A team that was left for dead on countless occasions this season is alive and well atop the American League wild-card heap.
With a 5-1 victory over Minnesota at Target Field on Saturday, coupled with a Tampa Bay loss, the Indians shot to a one-game lead over the Rays and the Rangers in the …Read More
Closing in on the playoffs: Indians drub Twins for eighth straight win, move into tie for top wild-card berth
MINNEAPOLIS — Prior to the second game of the series at Target Field, Indians manager Terry Francona announced that the team would finish the regular season without a designated closer.
They didn’t need one Friday night against the Twins.
Thanks to an early offensive assault, Cleveland romped past Minnesota 12-6 to notch its eighth straight victory and …Read More
GRANGER TWP. — The Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Medina County OVI Task Force will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Saturday, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m., on state Route 18, east of Dunsha Road.
The OVI checkpoint, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers.
The checkpoint will be held in conjunction …Read More