Today
78°
Chance Thunderstorms
66%
Tonight
67°
Chance Thunderstorms
25%
Tomorrow
78°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Tomorrow Night
56°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
75°
Mostly Sunny
3%
Saturday Night
55°
Clear
1%
Sunday
79°
Partly Sunny
3%
Sunday Night
59°
Mostly Clear
3%
Monday
82°
Partly Sunny
3%
Monday Night
61°
Mostly Clear
3%
Tuesday
82°
Partly Sunny
14%
Tuesday Night
63°
Mostly Clear
14%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
George Bickel
George Ronald Bickel age 88, Portland, Indiana, passed away early Monday morning in Persimmon Ridge Healthcare.
He was born in Jay County August 1, 1928 the son of Earl and Pearl (Whitacre) Bickel. He was married August 26, 1949 to Mary Ellen Shreeve and she died October 18, 2015.
He was a parts manager for thirty-two years working for Price Implement in Portland and Lefeld's John Deere in Coldwater. He was a member of the West Walnut Street Church of Christ.
Surviving are two sons Dennis D. Bickel of New Haven and Edward L. Bickel of Portland, Seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son Jeff.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 10:00 AM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with burial in the Salamonia Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00-7:00 PM.
Memorials can be made to the West Walnut Street Church of Christ.
Online condolences at www.bairdfreeman.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
D. Ann Kesler, 86, of Rockford, Ohio, died unexpectedly on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Dale R. Kuck, 85, St. Marys, OH died 7:50 a.m. Sunday April 16, 2017 at St. Marys Living Center. [More]
Madonna Sharpe, 97, formerly of St. Marys, died on April 16, 2017, at her resid [More]