a_d
Thursday
67°
Chance Rain Showers
34%
Thursday Night
47°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Friday
69°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
28%
Friday Night
56°
Rain Showers Likely
62%
Saturday
66°
Thunderstorms Likely
70%
Saturday Night
53°
Chance Thunderstorms
47%
Sunday
77°
Chance Rain Showers
45%
Sunday Night
56°
Rain Showers
80%
Monday
60°
Chance Rain Showers
79%
Monday Night
47°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
22%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_d
Monday, October 9th, 2006
Douglas Meier
Douglas Richard Meier, 20, of Pittsenbarger Road, Versailles, died the morning of Oct. 7, 2006, following an electrical accident at a farm on state Route 47, Versailles.
He was born Aug. 31, 1986, in Coldwater, to Dale D. and Jane L. Selhorst Meier.
Also surviving are three sisters, Lisa (Gary) Bertke, Maria Stein, Karen (Tim) Paul, New Bremen, and Amy (Jim) Dirksen, Maria Stein; and a grandmother, Bertha Selhorst, Coldwater.
Deceased is a brother, Craig, who also was killed in the same accident.
He was a farmer, a substitute driver for the Greenville office of the U.S. Postal Service and worked for Shardo's Pallets, Willowdell. He was a 2005 graduate of Versailles High School, where he was active in the Industrial Technology Club. He also was active in FFA, achieved the State Farmers Degree and won at state with the Dairy Judging Team. He was a member of St. Denis Catholic Church, Versailles, where he served as usher. He was a substitute bowler for McBo's Tuesday Night Bowling League.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. David Vincent officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Gehret Funeral Home, Fort Loramie.
Contributions can be made to Friends of the Hole Field Foundation.
Additional obituaries on this date
Celina native Ruthelene Emma Arnold, 87, of Middletown, Md., died Oct. 6, 2006, at her daughter's home in Middletown. [More]
New Bremen native Edward C. Conradi, 67, M.D., of Mount Pleasant, S.C., died Oc [More]
Craig Alan Meier, 28, of Pittsenbarger Road, Versailles, died the morning of Oc [More]
Former Celina resident Dale Link, 59, of Troy, died Oct. 7, 2006, at his home. [More]
Former Coldwater Beach resident Loretta Rose Link, 86, died at 11:35 a.m. Oct. 7, 2006, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
a_d a_d