Friday, October 19th, 2007 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Aloysius "Al" U. Bruns, 80, of Celina, died at 2:36 a.m. Oct. 19, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Sharpsburg native Fred J. Esser, 75, of Sidney, died at 9:05 a.m. Oct. 18, 2007, at his home. He was born Nov. 17, 1931, in Sharpsburg, to Ignatius and Sarah White Esser. On Dec. 29, 1956, he married Rose E. Bey, who survives. . . .
Former St. Marys resident Earline Opperman, 77, of Lakeland, Fla., died at 4 p.m. Oct. 18, 2007, at Oakbridge Nursing Home, Lakeland. She was born March 15, 1930, in Darke County, to Earl Shives and Eleanor Puterbaugh Logan Rit . . .
Jack E. Shade, 78, 515 Sycamore St., Celina, died at 5:15 p.m. Oct. 17, 2007, at his home. He was born July 24, 1929, in Versailles, to Herman and Opal Lanich Shade. On Nov. 2, 1951, he married Darlene J. Nowlin, who died Aug. . . .