Tuesday, January 9th, 2007 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Serenus J. Brockman, 86, of Cranberry Prairie, died at 10:30 p.m. Jan. 7, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Feb. 25, 1920, in Coldwater, to John and Loretta Reier Brockman. On July 10, 1946, he m . . .
Mercer County native James Ross "Jim" Buxton, 84, died Dec. 27, 2006, in Tucson, Ariz. He was born Oct. 10, 1922, in Mercer County, to Carl and Myrtle Buxton. On Dec. 28, 1943, he married Frieda Bollenbacher, who survives in Tu . . .
Rita Godwin, 84, 1002 Hawthorne St., Celina, died at 6:59 a.m. Jan. 8, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Sept. 6, 1922, in Fort Recovery, to Andy and Mary Knapschaefer. On Feb. 12, 1953 . . .
James "Cruiser" Holtzhauer, 71, 910 Laurel Drive, St. Marys, died at 1 a.m. today, Jan. 9, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
George Hoying, 89, 5940 Fort Recovery-Minster Road, St. Henry, died Jan. 8, 2007, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry. . . .
Bonnie L. Martens, 76, of St. Marys, formerly of Celina, died Jan. 8, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Clara McBride, 79, of Celina, died Jan. 8, 2007, at a daughter's home in Celina. Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Judy Ann Money, 60, 29 Sesame St., Portland, Ind., died Jan. 7, 2007. at Parkview Nursing Home, Muncie, Ind., following an extended illness. She was born Aug. 19, 1946, in Muncie, to Harold and Mary McMaken Powers. Surviving . . .
Kathleen R. Schmitmeyer, 63, 123 S. Hamilton St., Minster, died at 4:55 p.m. Jan. 7, 2007, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. She had been ill the past year. She was born Feb. 6, 1943, in Cassella, to Raymond and Olive Be . . .