Wednesday Night
66°
Partly Cloudy
Thursday
86°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
30%
Thursday Night
71°
Chance Thunderstorms
39%
Friday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Friday Night
70°
Thunderstorms Likely
57%
Saturday
82°
Chance Thunderstorms
31%
Saturday Night
64°
Chance Thunderstorms
26%
Sunday
82°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
18%
Sunday Night
63°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Monday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Monday Night
66°
Chance Thunderstorms
54%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, July 20th, 2010
Frank Spies
Former Celina resident Frank P. Spies, 84, Anderson, Ind., died July 18, 2010, at Community Hospital in Anderson.
He was born March 12, 1926, in Clarks, Neb., to Peter and Lenoa Wruble Spies. On June 1, 1956, he married Ruth Whitenack, who died July 6, 1993. He also married Ruth Ivey, who survives in Anderson, Ind.
Also surviving are two sons, James (Barb) Mattingly, Reno, Nev., and Mike Ashby, Alexandria, Ind.; three daughters, Pamela Spies, Vicki (John) Gilbert, Chesterfield, Ind., and Cindy (Kevin) Jackson, Anderson, Ind.; two sisters, Dorothy Fouck, Chapman, Neb., and Angline "Nell" McMann, Grand Island, Neb.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He worked at Snyder Concrete in Dayton for 24 years before retiring in 1987. He was a veteran of the U.S. Merchant Marines and a member of the Veteran's of Foreign Wars in Celina.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Thursday at Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland, Ind. Burial will follow at Bluff Point Cemetery, Portland.
Calling is 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to the St. Vincent Foundation.
Condolences can be left at www.williamsonspencer.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Dale E. Sharp, 69, Minster, died July 18, 2010, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. [More]
Marget L. Menchofer, 68, Celina, died at 12:40 a.m. July 20, 2010, at the Garde [More]
Ron Boroff, 58, Celina, died at 5:05 a.m. July 20, 2010, at the Van Wert Inpati [More]
Nelson Rupard Jr., 47, St. Marys, died July 19, 2010, at his home.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home in St. Marys. [More]