Beatrice Dell
Elizabeth Leedy
Lester Longsworth
Madonna Rittgers
Today's Pictures
Classified Ads
 Announce Births
Email Us
Buy A Copy
Local Links

All of August || Issue Index

Friday, August 26, 2005

Beatrice Dell

Beatrice C. Dell, 98, formerly of 404 E. Livingston St., Celina, died at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25, 2005, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
   Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina.

Elizabeth Leedy

Elizabeth Ann Leedy, 85, formerly of Englewood and Yorkshire Place, Celina, died at 2:03 a.m. today, Aug. 26, 2005, at the Gardens at Celina.
   Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina.

Lester Longsworth

Lester S. Longsworth, 46, 424 Derrick St., St. Marys, died at 10:35 p.m. Aug. 24, 2005, at Roselawn Manor Nursing Home, Spencerville, following a lengthy illness.
   He was born Jan. 10, 1959, in St. Marys, to Lester Sr. and Naomi Fisher Longsworth. His mother survives in St. Marys.
   Also surviving are his wife, the former Kelly Mack, of Bellefontaine; a son, Ryan, and a daughter, Nikki (Jason) Will, all of Fort Jennings; six brothers, including his twin Jeff (Tammy) Longsworth, Randy (Paula) Longsworth, Mick Ginter, Larry (Kathy) Huston and Charles (Joyce) Ginter, all of St. Marys, and George (Carolyn) Ginter, Sidney; and a sister, Jeanette (Lowell) Mack, Spencerville.
   Four brothers, Terry, Bill, Joe and Roy Ginter, are deceased.
   He had worked at the former Huffy Bicycle Co., Celina, and Trim-Trends Corp., Spencerville. He was a 1977 graduate of Memorial High School and a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 767 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9289, all of St. Marys.
   Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys.
   Calling is after noon Saturday at the funeral home.

Madonna Rittgers

Celina native Madonna Catherine Rittgers, 57, of Columbus, died at 3:10 a.m. Aug. 25, 2005, at her home. Death was due to natural causes.
   She was born March 10, 1948, in Celina, to Harry and Luella Sealscott. Her husband of 30 years, Tom Rittgers, survives.
   Also surviving are a son, Chad, and a daughter, Jennifer, both of Columbus; a stepdaughter, Theresa McKelvey, also of Columbus; a brother, Dale Sealscott; a sister, Anna Lee (Rudy) Turner; brothers-in-law, Richard (Della) and James (Elaine) Rittgers; two sisters-in-law, Ruth (Ann) (Stewart) Chapman and Mary Bugh; and three stepgrandchildren. The towns of some of the survivors were not provided.
   A brother, Alan Sealscott, is deceased.
   She attended Westminster Presbyterian Church, Hilliard.
   Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Tidd Funeral Home, Hilliard, the Rev. James Wells officiating. Burial will follow at Alton Cemetery.
   Calling is 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
  Roy Peck
   Services for Roy D. Peck were 2 p.m. Aug. 24, 2005, at First Presbyterian Church, Celina, the Rev. Steve V. Moulton officiated. Organist was Carol Zimmerman and Heather Haines sang.
   Pallbearers to Mercer Memory Gardens were Kirk Steinke, Daniel R. and Daniel J. Peck, Ned Pryer, Steve Ford and Glenn Hux. Honorary pallbearers were Harry Byers, Edward Kuenning, Caleb Steinke and Tristan Peck. The American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts in Celina conducted military rites.
   Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, had charge of arrangements.


Phone: (419)586-2371,   Fax: (419)586-6271
All content copyright 2005
The Standard Printing Company
P.O. Box 140, Celina, OH 45822