Marion Risk celebrated a huge milestone on April 28th with his 100th birthday. Born in the Oklahoma Territory where he was raised on a farm, Risk served in World War II as a Marine stationed at Midway Island. He and his wife Jean have two children, three grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. The family celebrated at their church, Collingwood Presbyterian, where he received a card from Representative Marcy Kaptur and was honored by guest speakers Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz and Governor Mike DeWine.
Five local Veterans reflect on their time in the service.
A life of balance may look effortless, but achieving balance takes work— a lot of work— no matter who you are. From looking good to feeling good, we asked health professionals for their best advice on finding your center. Sarah Stierman, MD FAAD FASDP | co-owner Dermatology Associates & Ada Aesthetics 12780 Roachton Rd., Perrysburg.
Toledo native Joyce Brown has spent her life challenging norms— and herself. Joyce Lathan Brown is a native Toledoan who knows who she is. She achieved that self-knowledge on her path to becoming Ms. Texas Senior America. Joyce’s accomplishments echo the goal of the pageant, which “seeks recognition of the achievements of senior women, motivating