Today
76°
Partly Sunny
14%
Tonight
54°
Partly Cloudy
13%
Tomorrow
74°
Partly Sunny
14%
Tomorrow Night
56°
Partly Cloudy
12%
Monday
72°
Chance Rain Showers
28%
Monday Night
54°
Partly Cloudy
11%
Tuesday
75°
Partly Sunny
8%
Tuesday Night
58°
Mostly Clear
9%
Wednesday
81°
Partly Sunny
9%
Wednesday Night
64°
Mostly Cloudy
16%
Thursday
82°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Thursday Night
67°
Chance Thunderstorms
38%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, July 1st, 2008
Gerald Yenser
Former Celina resident Gerald L. Yenser, 72, of Watertown, Wisc., died at 10:15 a.m. on June 21, 2008, at his home.
He was born Feb. 11, 1936, in Paulding, to Donald L. and Wanda Speakman Yenser. On June 10, 1956, he married Celia Collins, who survives at the residence.
Survivors are four sons, Michael (Rebecca) and Daniel (Cora), all of Watertown, Mark (Cathleen), Frankfort, Ill. and Douglas (Dawn), Vinton, Iowa; a daughter, Vicki (Daniel) Bartz, Watertown; a brother, Robert (Martha), Celina; 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He worked at the former New Idea Farm Equipment Company in Coldwater; was a manager at the former G.B. Lewis Company; and was employed at Vulcan Fabricating, both in Watertown. He also worked as an engineer in quality control at manufacturing companies in Milwaukee and was an agent for Prudential Insurance Company in Watertown. He was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Watertown, where he was a member of the choir. He graduated in 1954 from Celina High School and attended Bowling Green State University for two years.
Funeral services were held at the church on June 25, the Rev. Lee Meissner, officiated. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery, Watertown.
Hafemeister Funeral Home, Watertown, handled the arrangements.
Additional obituaries on this date
Rachel M. Brackman, 21, of 1679 Philothea Road, Fort Recovery, died at 2:24 a.m [More]
Former Geneva and Ohio City resident, Helen E. Evans, 93, of Ashtabula, died at her home on June 20, 2008. [More]