Tonight
47°
Rain Showers Likely
70%
Tomorrow
52°
Rain Showers Likely
68%
Tomorrow Night
38°
Chance Rain Showers
50%
Wednesday
49°
Mostly Cloudy
18%
Wednesday Night
37°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Thursday
61°
Mostly Sunny
3%
Thursday Night
46°
Partly Cloudy
13%
Friday
56°
Chance Rain Showers
45%
Friday Night
36°
Chance Rain Showers
44%
Saturday
48°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Saturday Night
35°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
3 Day
Extended
Wednesday, October 15th, 2008
Melanie Watkins
Melanie C. Watkins, 39, 115 S. Pine St., St. Marys, died at 11:35 p.m. Oct. 13, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. Death was due to cancer.
She was born Feb. 20, 1969, in St. Marys, to Norbert and Rose Prichard Ricker, who survive. On Jan. 6, 1990, she married Don Watkins, who survives.
Other survivors are a son, Matt, at home; a daughter, Mallory (Todd) Edmiston, St. Marys; a stepson, Brandon Watkins, Lebanon; a brother, Mike (Missy) Ricker, St. Marys; a sister, Stacey (Mike) Grannan, St. Marys; a grandson and two stepgrandaughters.
She worked for 18 years as a lab technician for Brookside Laboratories, New Knoxville, and was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church, St. Marys. She was a 1987 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School.
Funeral Mass is 11 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Tony Cutcher, officiating. Burial is at Gethsemane Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Cisco Funeral Home, St. Marys, where the Rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m.
Condolences can be left a www.ciscofuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Catherine Leigh Brandt, 57, 5681 Brock-Cosmos Road, Versailles, died at 5:05 p.m. Oct. 13, 2008, as a result of an auto accident in Darke County. [More]
Michael Oliver Brandt, 62, 5681 Brock-Cosmos Road, Versailles, died at 5:05 p.m. Oct. 13, 2008, as a result of an auto accident in Darke County. [More]
Mary E. French, 81, 612 Fairview Drive, Coldwater, died at 2:32 p.m. Oct. 14, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Former Coldwater resident Agnes V. Lamm, 77, died at 5:30 a.m. Oct. 14, 2008, at the Gardens at Celina. [More]
Rita Wilma Sanders, 87, of Celina, died at 6:30 a.m. Oct. 15, 2008 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]