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Carol Jean Wince was an active participant in countless Ada organizations

St. Mark Lutheran Church, Farm Bureau, 4-H, music boosters, junior fair sale, retired from ONU, employed for 21 years at Ada Farmers Exchange

 Carol Jean (Fleming) Wince, 82, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at 9:09 p.m. at her residence in Ada, surrounded by her family.

She was born on Dec. 25, 1937, in Putnam County, Ohio, to the late Clarence W. and Geneva O. (Reichenbach) Fleming. On June 2, 1973, Carol married George M. Wince and on Oct. 3, 2015 he preceded her in death.

Tammy Hunnaman was retired from ONU ground department

Was a 30-year employee at Ohio Northern

Tamara Sue “Tammy” Hunnaman, 62, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at 12:38 a.m. at her residence.

She was born on Feb. 8, 1958, in Lima, Ohio, to the late Robert and Iris Johnson.  On May 23, 1981,Tammy married Steve Hunnaman and he survives in Maysville.

Tammy retired in 2016 after working for 30 years at Ohio Northern University, Ada, as an Animal Tech and for the Grounds Department.  She was a 1975 graduate of Allen East High School. Tammy loved animals, working in her yard and especially spending time with her grandchildren.

Harry A. Heise was a former mayor of LaFayette

Worked at Superior Coach for 29 years and 18 years as Allen East transportation supervisor

Harry A. Heise, 85, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, at 6:22 a.m. at his residence, surrounded by his family.

He was born on Nov. 26, 1935, in Athens, Michigan, to the later Edgar and Pearl (Jones) Heise. On Aug. 18, 1962, Harry married Dianna Cordes of Alpena, Michigan, and she survives in LaFayette.

Joe Rose was a 1938 graduate of Alger High School

Retired farmer celebrated his 100th birthday in May

Joe Dwight Rose, Sr., 100, passed away on Friday, Dec. 11, 2020, at 3:52 a.m. at Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.  

He was born May 19, 1920 in Alger, Ohio, to the late Arnett and Eula (Houchin) Rose. Joe first married Mary Louise Losey on Nov. 24, 1940, and she died on Nov. 8, 1986. Joe then married Dorothy J. Rose on Aug. 19, 1988 and she died Jan. 11, 2018.  

Joe was a farmer.  He was a member of the Lima Baptist Temple before moving to Florida. He was a 1938 graduate of Alger High School.

Peg Jordan was a retired cook at Upper Scioto Valley school

Peggy J. “Peg” Jordan, 84, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020 at 3:44 a.m. at Vancrest of Ada.

She was born on Nov. 22, 1936, in Hancock County, Ohio to the late Neal C. and Cleola “June” (Lanning) Duffman. On Aug. 21, 1954, Peg married Joe Jordan and he preceded her in death on April 16, 2017.

Peg retired from Upper Scioto Valley Schools, where she worked as a cook. She accepted the Lord as her personal Savior.  Peg loved camping, her annual Frankenmuth shopping trips and Casino trips with her family and friends.

Linda Mundy was a supervisor at Associated Plastics

Linda L. Mundy, 66, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, at 10:02 a.m. at her residence in Alger.

She was born on April 8, 1954, in Kenton, Ohio, to the late Alonzo and Joy Lee (Rowe) Shepherd. On May 11, 1990, she married Rick A. Mundy and he survives in Alger.

Linda worked for Associated Plastics of Ada as a supervisor.  She was a member of the Believers Church of New Beginnings.