Saturday, December 23rd, 2006 Edition of The Daily Standard
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"I'll Be Home for Christmas," a popular tune recorded by Bing Crosby during World War II, holds special significance at this time of year for area residents with loved ones stationed in faraway places. Greg and Joann Maltinsky . . .
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry St. Marys got a big night from Adam Johns in picking up their first win of the season with a 62-56 win at Perry on Friday night. The loss was the first of the season for the Commodores. Johns, . . .
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• Replacement for Robert Cupp named by Taft
• No one injured in early morning house fire
• Hot shooting by Cougars chill Cavaliers
Kathryn L. "Kay" Adams, 77, of rural Rawson, died at 4:40 p.m. Dec. 21, 2006, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Findlay. She was born April 28, 1929, in Hancock County to Harold M. and Gwendolyn Orwick Benson. On Oct. 5, 1952, sh . . .
Michael L. "Chicken" Bertke, 48, 7726 state Route 219, Celina, died Dec. 22, 2006, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. He was born Dec. 10, 1958, in Coldwater, to Dennis A. and Ruth D. Huecker Bertke, who survive in M . . .
Jean W. Flinchbaugh, 83, formerly of Kettering, died Dec. 9, 2006, at Otterbein-St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Sept. 29, 1923, in Mansfield, to James and Winifred Weld Turner. On Jan. 13, 1951, she married James F . . .
Mary Helen Harpring, 87, died Dec. 22, 2006, at Woodcrest Nursing Center, Decatur, Ind., where she was a resident. She was born Oct. 3, 1919, in Jefferson Township, Ind., to Patrick and Cora Dickerhoof Moran. On Aug. 24, 1967, . . .
Elma Irene Painter, 96, 202 Glenn St., Mendon, died at 8:55 a.m. Dec. 21, 2006, at The Gardens at Celina. She was born Nov. 28, 1910, in Mendon, to Urban and Vina Wharton Clay. On July 26, 1948, she married Paul Painter, who di . . .
Jane E. Schelich, 56, of Celina, died at 10:30 p.m. Dec. 21, 2006, at her home. Death was due to natural causes. She was born March 3, 1950, in Bluffton, Ind., to William and Helen Glendening Sexton, who survive in Celina. On J . . .