Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Former St. Marys resident William Joseph Coehick, 91, died Oct. 21, 2007, at Vandalia Park Nursing Home. He was born March 15, 1916, in Harlan, Ky., to Alton G. and Elizabeth Coehick. Surviving are two sons, William L. (Melo . . .
James A. Hawkins, 81, 514 Touvelle St., Celina, died at 2:57 a.m. Oct. 22, 2007, at his home. He was born Dec. 3, 1925, in Hickman, Ky., to Reed and Della Hawkins. On Dec. 16, 1944, he married Autia Mae Stephens, who survives. . . .
Darrell Perry, 52, 537 Touvelle St., lot 73, Celina, died Oct. 20, 2007, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. He was born Jan. 4, 1955, in Celina, to William A. and Sarah Marie Adkins Perry, who are deceased. On June 2 . . .
Russell H. Podoll, 88, 205 S. Walnut St., New Bremen, died at 5:55 a.m. Oct. 22, 2007, at Golden Living Center-Valley, St. Marys. He was born Aug. 5, 1919, in Wautoma, Wisc., to Henry and Lena Schleuter Podoll. On Dec. 23, 1945 . . .
Theodore "Ted" G. Purpus, 84, 208 N. Garfield St., Minster, died at 12:45 p.m. Oct. 20, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born Dec. 9, 1922, in New Bremen, to Leo E. and Pearl Cleveland Purpu . . .
Margaret A. Smalley, 84, of Centerville, died Oct. 21, 2007, at St. Leonard, Centerville. Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mary Help of Christians Church, Fairborn. Calling is after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Arran . . .