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
Sun 13° Sun 13° -4° -4° Mon 10° Mon 10°
Saturday, May 16th, 2009
Angela Thurston
Angela Thurston, 60, 1037 Wilkins St., Celina, died at 2:25 a.m. May 15, 2009, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. Death was due to complications following surgery.
She was born July 13, 1948, in Celina, to James Earle and Beulah Grace Lewis Thurston.
Surviving are three brothers, Philip (Nida) Thurston, Timothy Thurston and Bruce Thurston, all of Celina; two sisters, Linda Thurston, Centerville, and Vickie (Sonny) Byers, Piqua; two half brothers, Ron (Rosemary) Brenneman, Lake Havasu, Ariz., and George (Cynthia) Brenneman, Sacramento, Calif.; three half sisters, Gaynella (Richard) McGuire, Danville, Ky., Carolyn (George) Pendergrass, Scott City, Mo., and Iona (Bill) McGaughy, Redding, Calif.; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Deceased are her twin brother, Andrew Gary Thurston, and a half brother, Virgil Brenneman.
She was composition supervisor at The Daily Standard in Celina, where she had worked 43 years. She was a member of Victory Chapel United Brethren in Christ Church, Celina, a committee member for the newly opened Celina Rotary Dog Park and a 1966 Celina High School graduate.
Memorial services will be 1 p.m. May 23 at the church, 2035 E. Livingston St., with Pastor Kenneth Whetstone officiating. A gathering of family and friends will follow at the church fellowship hall.
Contributions can be made to the church.
W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina, has charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to dick.hellwarth@verizonmail.com.
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