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...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio, including the following areas, in Indiana, Dearborn, Fayette IN, Franklin IN, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland, Union IN, and Wayne. In Kentucky, Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Lewis, Mason, Owen, Pendleton, and Robertson. In Ohio, Adams, Auglaize, Brown, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Darke, Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette OH, Franklin OH, Greene, Hamilton, Hardin, Highland, Hocking, Licking, Logan, Madison, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Pickaway, Pike, Preble, Ross, Scioto, Shelby, Union OH, and Warren. * Until 8 PM EDT this evening * Additional scattered storm development is expected again today, with total additional rainfall up to 1.5 inches possible. However, high rainfall rates of around an inch per hour may lead to quick flooding and/or flash flooding issues. * With very wet soil conditions across much of the region, any heavy rain will quickly convert to runoff, either aggravating ongoing flooding or helping to re-initiate high water issues. Many low lying areas will be quick to flood should heavy rain occur.
Today 72° Today 72° 57° 57° likely patchy Tomorrow 77° Tomorrow 77° patchy 61° 61° chance
Monday, June 10th, 2019
Gene Bricher
Gene J. Bricher, age 77, of Coldwater, died on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at his home surrounded by family.
He was born October 23, 1942, in St. Anthony to the late Orvil & Agnes (Minnich) Bricher. On July 3, 1961, he married Patricia (Schwieterman), and she survives in Coldwater.
Gene is also survived by children, Steve & Denise Bricher of Urbana, Lisa Bricher of Anna and Michele Bricher of Coldwater; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; siblings and in-laws, Edith Bader of Rockford, Robert & Reba Bricher of Pickerington, Tom & Barb Bricher of Coldwater, Richard Bricher of Celina, Jim & Pam Bricher of Valparaiso, Indiana, and Jane & Dwight Martin of Bryant, Indiana.
He is preceded in death by a son Mark and a brother-in-law, William Bader.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, Gene started working at the former New Idea Plant in Coldwater, he was an entrepreneur starting Bricher Trash service, he loved farming and worked for CW Service. Gene was an avid Coon hunter, he enjoyed fishing, and spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater. Burial will follow in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater. Friends may call on Tuesday, June 11, from 3 to 8 PM and on Wednesday from 9 to 10 AM at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Memorials may be made to State of the Heart Care. Condolences may be left at
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