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Taryn Winegardner worked for Ohio Security System

Taryn Blythe Winegardner, age 30, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, at Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.  

She was born on November 13, 1991, in Lima, Ohio to Brian McNabb and Sonya Winegardner.  Her father and stepmother, Brian and Connie McNabb survive in Lima and her mother, Sonya survives in Ada.

Also surviving is her son, Brandon Prater of Ada; a maternal grandmother, Twyla Winegardner; and a half sister, Jennifer McNabb of Dayton.

She was preceded in death by her fiancé, Andrew Sharp; paternal grandparents: William and Jeannie McNabb; and maternal grandfather, Larry Winegardner.

Scott Thomas Zuercher worked for Hamlet Protein

Scott Thomas Zuercher was the beloved son of Stephen (Ann) Zuercher of Ada, OH and Cherie (Chris) Myers of Findlay, OH. Scott lost his two-year battle with Multiple Myeloma on November 27, 2021. Scott graduated from Findlay High School in 1993 and was a lover of sports. Scott went on to attend Ohio Northern University in Ada, OH. He then worked for IAMS and later for Hamlet Protein.

Dick Pryer passed away December 1

Edwin Richard "Dick" Pryer, age 93, passed away on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 4:15 a.m. at Vancrest of Ada.

It was Dick's wish to be cremated. A private family service will be held at a later date.

Bob Piehl worked for General Dynamics

 Robert A. “Bob” Piehl, age 64, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021, at 10:45 p.m. at Lima Memorial Health System.

He was born on November 7, 1957, in Westminster, Ohio to Arlie “Pete” and Margaret Francis (Peirson) Piehl.  His father survives in Harrod and his mother preceded him in death.  On March 27, 1981, Bob married Dorothy L. Coon and she survives in Harrod.

Loren E. Riblet owned and operated Riblet Packaging Company

Loren E. Riblet, age 74, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 4:35 a.m. at his residence, surrounded by his family.

He was born on February 12, 1947, in Wayne County, Ohio to the late Glenn and Esther (Calame) Riblet.  On June 8, 1968, Loren married Bethany J. Miller and she survives in Ada.

Loren owned and operator Riblet Packaging Company.  He attended the Assembly of God Church in Carey.

Vicki Cheney worked at Ada High School

Vicki I. Cheney, age 70, passed from this natural earth on the morning of November 28, 2021.

Vicki was born March 10, 1951, in Lima, OH to Russell D. and JoAnn Kent. She graduated from Ada High School and returned to her alma mater as a Cook for many years and fed many of her “bonus kids.” Vicki married Larry G. Cheney on January 22, 1972. They would have celebrated 50 years of marriage January 22, 2022.

Vicki is survived by her husband, Larry, two children, Larry (Jane) Cheney and Jessica Rodgers, five grandchildren, Taylor (Coby) Goble, Kenna (Eric King) Cheney, Austin Cheney, Kalil Rodgers and Kyson Rodgers and one great grandchild, Kinsleigh Goble.