Mary “Lou” Wickard, 79, NB

Mary “Lou” Wickard, 79, of North Baltimore, died at 5:23 a.m., Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore.

Mary “Lou” Wickard, 79, of North Baltimore, died at 5:23 a.m., Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore.

She was born on March 23, 1936, in North Baltimore, to the late Charles and Florence (Johnson) Bretz. She married Robert “Bob” Wickard, Sr. on October 10, 1952, and he preceded her in death on June 21, 2005.

Lou is survived by her sons: Robert (Lori) Wickard, Jr. of Fostoria, Randy (Eunice) Wickard of rural Findlay and Ron Wickard of Cygnet; her daughter, Robin (Brian) Edwards of Cygnet; her brother, Russell Bretz of North Baltimore; a special family member, Alvin Rank of Carey; her 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brothers: Carl, Charles, Ralph, Richard, Samuel, Robert, Melvin, Kenneth, William and Douglas Bretz; her sister, Elsie Thompson. Lou was a lifetime member of the North Baltimore American Legion Post 539 Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing bingo, going to her grandchildren’s sporting events, her family reunions, but her greatest love in life was her family.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Briar Hill Health Campus for all of the special care they provided for Lou.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 11, 2015, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore, with Reverend Susan Kronbach, Dr. Samuel Wickard and Pastor Randy Wickard officiating. Burial will be in Jerry City Cemetery, Portage Township.

Visitation will be held from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of the Good Shepherd United Methodist and/or North Baltimore American Legion Post 539 Auxiliary.

Online condolences may be made at www.coldrencrates.com.

Electrik Circus – 80’s Arena Tribute Band at Eagles Club

Electrik Circus, an 80’s Arena Tribute Band, has played countless events and has been featured at Ohio Bike Week, Tiffin Heritage Festival and the Toledo Hollywood Casino. This summer Electrick Circus is playing the ‘Rock n Roar’ at the Toledo Zoo in August! Don’t miss this show right here in Downtown NB!

Electrik Circus, an 80’s Arena Tribute Band, has played countless events and has been featured at Ohio Bike Week, Tiffin Heritage Festival and the Toledo Hollywood Casino. This summer Electrick Circus is playing the ‘Rock n Roar’ at the Toledo Zoo in August! Don’t miss this show right here in Downtown NB!

They are coming to Downtown North Baltimore at the Eagles Club on Saturday, April 11, 8:30 pm – 12:30 pm. Come and enjoy a great band, and a great time with your friends!

The band takes pride in their live performances and packs a visually stunning show which keeps them in high demand for fans and promoters alike.

http://www.electrikcircus.com/index2.html

https://www.facebook.com/electrikcircustribute

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Thursday – Briar Hill Health Campus – CAR WASH Fundraiser for the NB Community Food Pantry

Mark these dates on your calendar for Community Events in May and June at North Baltimore’s Briar Hill Health Campus, including: Community Car Wash – Senior Executive Club – Classic Car Show – Family & Community Picnic

Come see just how good life can be at Briar Hill – stop by or call to schedule a personal tour today.

Begin Living Life Today – At Briar Hill Health Campus, we believe in living life with no boundaries or limitations!

Come see just how good life can be at Briar Hill – stop by or call to schedule a personal tour today.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, April 30th • 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. – Briar Hill’s Community Car Wash

• Get your car washed by donating 10 non-perishable food items or $5.00.

• All proceeds will benefit the Community Pantry at the Bridge Fellowship Church on North Tarr Street in North Baltimore!

Monday, May 18th & Monday, June 15th • 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. – Senior Executive Club

• Free Lunch for Seniors

• Exciting Entertainment

Tuesday, May 26th • 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Briar Hill Classic Car Show

• Community Event

• Food

• Music

•Proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House.

Thursday, June 18th • 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Family & Community Picnic

• Event for Community & Surrounding Area

• Live Music

• Games

• Entertainment

• Food • 50/50 Raffle

• Door Prizes

• Proceeds benefit the Community Pantry at the Bridge Fellowship Church in North Baltimore.

Begin Living Life Today – At Briar Hill Health Campus, we believe in living life with no boundaries or limitations!

Here, you’ll enjoy life to the fullest with meals prepared based on your preferences, nonstop activities, a variety of five-star amenities and a dedicated staff that’s always ready with a friendly smile and a helping hand.

We provide North Baltimore and the surrounding communities with a whole host of services:

Assisted living

Short-term rehabilitation

Long-Term Care

Skilled nursing services

Transitional Care

Respite care and adult day services

Come see just how good life can be at Briar Hill – stop by or call to schedule a personal tour today.

419-257-2421
600 Sterling Drive
N. Baltimore, OH 45872
www.briarhillhc.com

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Rett Syndrome 5K Run/1-Fun Run/1-Mile Walk & Strol

The Rett Syndrome 5K Run / 1-Fun Run / 1-Mile Walk & Stroll will be along the Findlay Heritage Trail and around Riverside Park. The event will support research and funding to find a cure for Rett Syndrome. To be pre-registered your completed registration form must be received before April 15.

The Rett Syndrome 5K Run / 1-Fun Run / 1-Mile Walk & Stroll will be along the Findlay Heritage Trail and around Riverside Park. The event will support research and funding to find a cure for Rett Syndrome.

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Event Location: 231 McManness Ave., Findlay, OH – Riverside Park

Event Highlights: The 5K Run / 1-Fun Run / 1-Mile Walk & Stroll will be along the Findlay Heritage Trail and around Riverside Park.  The event will support research and funding to find a cure for Rett Syndrome.

When: May 3, 2015,  Event Day Registration & Packet pickup will be @ the Riverside Pavilion:

  • 5K Run Packet Pickup from – 1pm tp  1:45
  • 1M Fun Run / Walk Packet Pickup – 1pm tp 2:30
  • 1M Fun Run / Walk starts 3pm

To be pre-registered your completed registration form must be received before April 15

Entry Fees: $20.00 for Adults & $15.00 for Youth (HS and below).  Participants that register after April 15, can purchase a cool race / event T-shirt for $10.00

Awards (5K Run): Awards will be provided for the top individuals in each age group as well as the overall male and female runners.

Contact Information: Please feel free to contact us at liverettfee@gmail.com or Amanda at 419-306-4234 or Karen at 419-957-3875

Event Organizers: Karen & Greg Herold and Amanda & Dan Jacobs

http://www.rettsyndrome.org/special-events/live-rett-free

Praise Chapel PCG – April 9 & 12

Note from Pastor Jon: What was it like for the disciples after Easter Sunday? Have you ever thought about what Monday must have been like for the disciples of Christ? Join us in worship this Sunday as we praise our risen King! Jesus has changed everything! Also, I am starting up a Thursday night Bible study. The Bible study will start this Thursday, April 9th at 6:30 PM. Bring your Bible, notepad, pen, and be ready to learn the Bible!

Sunday Sermon Title: 

Easter Monday ~The Day After! 

Note from the Pastor: 

What was it like for the disciples after Easter Sunday? Have you ever thought about what Monday must have been like for the disciples of Christ? I will be preaching on this  subject Sunday morning. I believe it will be a blessing to you and your family.

Join us in worship this Sunday as we praise our risen King! Jesus has changed everything! I am excited to preach this message that the Lord has given me!

Also, I am starting up a Thursday night Bible study. The Bible study will start this Thursday, April 9th at 6:30 PM. Bring your Bible, notepad, pen, and be ready to learn the Bible!

If you and your family do not have a home church or if you have never been to church, I invite you and your family to come and be part of our family!

God Bless,

Pastor Jon

Pastors Jon & Theresa Rhinehart

Praise Chapel PCG

P.O. Box 254

500 W. Broadway St.

(419) 408-HOPE (4673) Prayer & Info Line

jrhinehart67@gmail.com

www.pastorjonrhinehart.blogspot.com

Service Times: 

Sunday School ~ 9:30 am

Sunday Worship Service ~ 10:30 am

Thursday Bible Study ~ 6:30 pm