Tuesday Night
69°
Thunderstorms Likely
72%
Wednesday
80°
Thunderstorms Likely
72%
Wednesday Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Thursday
80°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Thursday Night
63°
Rain Showers Likely
58%
Friday
80°
Thunderstorms
78%
Friday Night
67°
Thunderstorms Likely
65%
Saturday
78°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Saturday Night
64°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Sunday
80°
Mostly Cloudy
11%
Sunday Night
62°
Partly Cloudy
9%
3 Day
Extended
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010
Roy T. Hand, Sr.
Roy T. Hand Sr., 70, Wapakoneta, died 11:30 a.m. April 13, 2010, at his home.
He was born Feb. 12, 1940, in Sarasota, Fla., to Roy Carlton and Ludie P. Bass Hand. On June 12, 1971, he married Frances Feild Mcilwaine, who survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Roy T. (Sandy) Hand Jr., Wapakoneta, Robert Lee (Sherri) Hand and Richard Allen Hand, all of Celina; two brothers, William C. Hand, Bartow, Fla., and Roy Colain Hand, Anniston, Ala.; two sisters, Elizabeth Hand Wilson, Lavonia, Ga., and Hazel Jean Benton, Ellenton, Fla.; 14 grandchildren, and 17 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a grandson, Larry Wine, and a brother, Hugh Twiggs.
He retired as a major in the U.S. Army. He served two tours of duty in Vietnam. He was a lifetime member of Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Veterans, all of Florida.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta, the Rev. Tony Derr officiating. Burial with military rites is at Greenlawn Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to Grand Lake Hospice, James Cancer Hospital or the American Cancer Association.
Condolences can be left at www.bayliffanddeleyfh.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Former Celina resident John Dennis Burke, 57, St. Louis, Mo., died March 31, 2010. [More]
Donna Delores Fetters, 95, 10731 state Route 118, Rockford, died at 8:50 p.m. April 11, 2010, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
Charlotte Ann Wilson, 73, 5550 Miller Road, Celina, died at 1:53 p.m. April 11, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]