1. Mr & Mrs Ron Wagner Celebrate 50th Anniversary

    Mr & Mrs Ron Wagner Celebrate 50th Anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Wagner of Continental recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Ronald Wagner and Karen Schmunk were married September 11, 1965, in St. Johns Catholic Church, Defiance, OH by Rev. Mioron. The couple have 3 children: Lori (Tim) Herrera, Huntington Beach, CA; Cheryl (Shawn) Kunkleman, Lima, OH; and Jennifer (Greg) Dobson, Defiance, OH. They have 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. The Wagners will celebrate the special occasion with family and friends. –Photobak Portraits

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  2. Howard & Lois Weller Celebrate Wedding Anniversary

    Howard & Lois Weller Celebrate Wedding Anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Howard Weller of Continental celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the Continental United Methodist Church with an afternoon reception. Howard Weller and Lois Wight were married on May 7, 1950 at the Hartsburg United Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Ohio, by Rev. Frank Sanderson. The couple has two children: Michael (Jane) Weller of Continental and Virginia (Robert) Wesche of Defiance. They have four grandchildren, ten great­ grandchildren and one great-­great granddaughter. –Photo by Photobak Portraits

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  3. Celebrating 40th Wedding Anniversary

    Celebrating 40th Wedding Anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Donald J. Smith, of Continental will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary. Donald J. Smith and Connie K. Sullivan were married June 7, 1975 at Christ United Methodist Church, Continental by Rev. Claude E. Chivington. Mrs. Smith is retired from New Millennium Building Systems. Mr. Smith is retired as a Probation Officer for the Putnam County Court. The couple is planning a vacation at a later date. –Photo by Photobak Portraits

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  4. Zachrich’s Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Zachrich’s Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Jim & Carole (Johnston) Zachrich will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house given by their sons and their families on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the American Legion in Continental, Ohio from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Jim retired from General Motors in 2004, Carole retired from The Farmers Elevator in 2007. They have two sons, Robert (Betty Jo) Zachrich of London, Ohio and Michael (Tiffany) Zachrich of Continental. They have four granddaughters. Jim and Carole were married at the North Creek United Methodist Church by Reverend McGinnis on December 12, 1964.

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  5. Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Howard and Marilyn Coleman will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 27. Howard Coleman and Marilyn Schwartzengraber were married on June 27, 1964 at the Kiefferville Free Methodist Church by the Rev. Harold Gibbs. Howard and Marilyn have 4 children: Melissa (Kevin) Kinnison, Lori (Mark) Moses, Deanna (Tim) Cockroft, and Brian (Tina) Coleman. They are also blessed with 12 wonderful grandchildren. They have lived these 50 years in Continental, selflessly serving their family, friends, neighbors and church. We, their children, are thankful for their example and wish them many more years together.

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  6. Stanton’s Celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary

    Stanton’s Celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary

    Congratulations to John and Rose Marie Stanton who will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary this week. John and Rose Marie Warner were married on May 15, 1954 at the Christ Lutheran Church in Continental. They both have lived in Continental all of their lives. Their daughter Cheryl Anne lives in Hamilton, Ontario with her husband Chuck Luttor. Their grandson, Curtis, lives in Brantford, Ontario. A party to celebrate this occasion will be held on July 5th at the Continental Fish and Game Club.

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  7. This Week in Continental, May 5

    This Week in Continental, May 5

    Monday, May 5: Tuesday, May 6: 6:30am – 7:30pm Primary Election – Polls are open 12:00 – 2:00pm and 6:30 – 8:30pm Kingdom Kids/Latchkey Open House at Dupont Church of the Brethren Wednesday, May 7: 11:30 – 1pm Free Community Meal at Christ United Methodist Church Thursday, May 8: 7:30pm JH/HS Spring Band & Choir Concert in the Irene Casteel Auditorium Friday, May 9: 10:00am – 6:00pm Continental Community Garage Sales Saturday, May 10: 9:00am – 2:00pm Continental Community Garage Sales 12:00 HS Baseball Tournament Continental vs Wayne Trace at Wayne Trace Sunday, May 11: Mother’s Day

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  8. Happy 55th Anniversary To Marvin Rau and Verna (Sue) Miller!

    Happy 55th Anniversary To Marvin Rau and Verna (Sue) Miller!

    Marvin Rau and Verna (Sue) Miller were married June 21, 1958 in Hartsburg  Methodist Church by Rev. Wayne Ries. The couple has five children: Sheri (Keith) Ketner of Palmetto, Florida, Robin (Tim) Worline of Continental and triplets; Terri (Dick) Morgan, Barry (Beth) Rau and Perry (Lori) Rau, also of Continental. They have nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Sue is currently a realtor for Osborne and Associates Real Estate, Defiance. Marvin is retired from SK Tool, Defiance and Rau’s Gun Shop, Hartsburg.

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  9. Let’s Celebrate! Happy 10th Anniversary!

    Let’s Celebrate!  Happy 10th Anniversary!

    Happy 10th anniversary to Perry and Kelly (Gilbert) Evans of Middlepoint, OH. They were married on June 17, 2003 in Ocracoke Island, NC. Perry and Kelly celebrated their anniversary by riding in the Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure on a tandem (bicycle built for two). Rev. David Chivington officiated as they renewed their vows on the bike path bridge overlooking the Great Miami River.

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