Tuesday, September 5th, 2006 Edition of The Daily Standard
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The Lake Improvement Association (LIA) last week mailed petitions containing almost 2,000 signatures to candidates for Ohio governor, Ken Blackwell and Ted Strickland, about the plight of Grand Lake. "Hopefully, we will make ou . . .
It was appropriate that two Mercer County teams would battle it out for the championship of the Mercer Health Volleyball Invitational in Celina on Saturday. In the end, Marion Local captured the championship by beating the host . . .
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• Planning to check legality of lake walk
• Complainer about jail became an inmate there
• New dean, new professors for Lake Campus
• Woman heads to trial for allegedly biting off portion of man's tongue
• Wife finds husband dead
• CP33 meeting planned in Celina
• Area harriers face tough field at Greenville
Dorothy Ann Clark, 68, of Rockford, died at 6:43 a.m. Sept. 3, 2006, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born May 7, 1938, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Clarence and Anna Hulshizer Wilding. On Sept. 26, . . .
Mary Darnell-Schneider, 73, 1245 S. Knoxville Ave., St. Marys, died at 8:10 p.m. Sept. 3, 2006, at her residence. Arrangements are pending with Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Bernard J. Dietz, 79, 8 S. Eastmoor Drive, New Bremen, died Sept. 2, 2006, at St. Marys Living Center, St. Marys. He was born Jan. 5, 1927, in Lima, to John S. and Florence Steinke Dietz. On Aug. 1, 1953, he married Dorothy L. . . .
Marjorie A. "Marge" Klingshirn, 70, 604 Woodview Drive, Coldwater, died at 11:27 p.m. Sept. 4, 2006, at the Medical University of Ohio, Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Brockman & Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery. . . .
Paul May Jr., 56, 300 Bruns Ave., Celina, died at 2:30 a.m. Sept. 2, 2006, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. Death was due to a massive stroke. He was born Feb. 10, 1950, in Celina, to Paul P. and Bernice V. Forwerck May Sr, wh . . .
Gail M. Rutschilling, 49, 309 E. College St., Coldwater, died Sept. 1, 2006, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Death was due to natural causes. She was born June 23, 1957, in Mercer County, to Wiro Eugene and Illa . . .
Pearl E. Schmidt, 84, of Rockford, died at 8:58 p.m. Sept. 2, 2006, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford, where she had been a patient since Aug. 29. She was born Feb. 12, 1922, in Mercer County, to Seth and Mary Bauman Beld . . .
Helen I. Stang, 96, formerly of Celina, died at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2, 2006, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Sept. 27, 1909, to Sam and Blanche Keifer Silvers, New Weston. She married Elmer Shepherd and Ea . . .
Ralph U. Timmerman, 74, 417 S. Second St., Coldwater, died Sept. 3, 2006, at his residence. He was born Feb. 13, 1932, in Coldwater, to Fred and Louise Rosenbeck Timmerman. On Dec. 12, 1970, he married Naomi Jean Stevens, who s . . .
John Tonkin, 59, 3505 state route 703, Celina, died Sept. 1, 2006, at his residence. Death was due to an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. See story page 3A. He was born Oct. 16, 1946, in Sidney, to LeRoy and Faye Galbere . . .
Thomas H. Vagedes, 76, 807 W. Butler St., Coldwater, died Sept. 1, 2006, at his residence. He was born March 8, 1930, in Cincinnati, to Herman and Rosemary Browder Vagedes. On April 11, 1953, he married Gloria Avery, who died S . . .
Celina native Kathleen Schlarman Wangler, 48, of Lima, died the early morning of Sept. 4, 2006, at her residence. The death is under investigation. Arrangements are pending at Chiles and Sons-Laman Funeral Home, Lewis Chapel, L . . .
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