Thursday
77°
Rain Showers
98%
Thursday Night
65°
Rain Showers
91%
Friday
78°
Thunderstorms Likely
74%
Friday Night
64°
Thunderstorms Likely
70%
Saturday
78°
Chance Thunderstorms
51%
Saturday Night
64°
Mostly Cloudy
24%
Sunday
81°
Chance Thunderstorms
36%
Sunday Night
63°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
Monday
80°
Partly Sunny
6%
Monday Night
60°
Mostly Cloudy
6%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
Eugene Link
Eugene Bernard "Butch" Link, 89, of Rossburg, died at 9 p.m. Nov. 3, 2013, at his home.
He was born March 18, 1924, in Mercer County, to Henry and Kunagunda Klingshirn Link.
On Feb. 12, 1947, he married Loretta L. Berning of Rossburg, and she survives.
Also surviving are a son, Dr. James (Susan) Link, New London, N.C.; a daughter, Bonnie and (Larry) Yoder of Rossburg; four grandchildren, Nikki (Don) Davis, Karly (Gary) Beisner, Jamie (Neal) Harrington and Steven Link; four great-grandchildren, Madison Beisner, Brody Beisner, Mamie Harrington and Libby Link; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Deceased are a sister and brother-in-law, Irene and Urban Zahn, and a brother and sister-in-law, Cyrl and Pauline Link.
He was a lifelong farmer in the Darke County area and a World War II veteran, serving as a military policeman in the U.S. Army. He was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church, Burkettsville.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church, the Rev. Benedict Magabe officiating. Burial with military honors by the Greenville Veteran's Honor Guard will be at the church cemetery.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9-9:30 a.m. Thursday at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville. Prayers will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.zecharbailey.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Alvira B. Evers, 86, Chickasaw, died at 10:15 a.m. Nov. 4, 2013, at Elmwood, New Bremen. [More]
Keeley Bree Link, 10 months, of Minster, died at 10:50 a.m. Nov. 4, 2013, at Cincinnati Children's Hospital. [More]
Marge Yoder, 86, Celina, passed away at 9:10 p.m. Nov. 3, 2013, at the Miller House in Celina. [More]