STRONG WINTER STORM IMPACTING THE OHIO VALLEY THROUGH TONIGHT
A strong low pressure system will track across West Virginia tonight. On the backside of the low, an arctic airmass will spread into the Ohio Valley. As temperatures fall below freezing, mixed precipitation is changing over to snow. Periods of heavy snow will be possible. It will also be very windy with northwest
WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST SUNDAY
* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches with storms total accumulations of 4 to 9 inches. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph, resulting in blowing snow and near blizzard conditions. * WHERE...Mercer, Auglaize and Hardin Counties
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Friday, August 16th, 2013
Paul Johnides
Paul M. Johnides, 87, passed away peacefully at 2 a.m. Aug. 15, 2013, at the Miller House in Celina. Paul is from Wooster, Ohio where he lived most of his life. He recently moved to Celina to be with his family.
He was born Aug. 23, 1925, in Yorkville to George and Ruth Briggs Johnides. He married Donalee Sue Arnette, who died Aug. 6, 2013.
Survivors include his son and daughters-in-law, Jeff (Jenny) Johnides of Celina, and Caroll Johnides of Carmel, Ind.; four grandchildren, Paul (Kristen) Johnides of Noblesville, Ind., Jami (Zach) Priddy of Wake Forest, N.C., Holli (Dr. J Ellis) of Lima and Ali Johnides of Celina; five great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, George (Betty) Johnides of Monticello, Ky.; and a sister, Sarah Sommers of Orrville.
Deceased are a son, John Johnides, and a brother-in-law, Darrell Sommers.
He attended Orrville High School and was a retired brick mason. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II as a proud member of the United States PT Boat Fleet.
Private family interment will be held at a later date in Wooster Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given to the Miller House in Celina.
Condolences may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.
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