Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ROCKFORD - A Rockford mother suffered minor burns to her hands and feet trying to escape a fire that destroyed most of her family's home Tuesday morning. Tracy Bertke, 156 E. Second St., was taken by ambulance from the scene af . . .
GLANDORF - The mission to win a Western Buckeye League title has the Celina girl's soccer team focused on going forward. Trailing 2-1 to Ottawa-Glandorf at halftime, Celina got the momentum back two minutes into the second half . . .
A group of geology students at Wright State University-Lake Campus have a big project ahead of them - restoration of a 250-million-year-old bone they dug up and brought back from the South Dakota Badlands. The 300-pound bone fr . . .
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• Rising cost puts junior fair building remodeling in doubt
• Backlog in production of poles puts Minster stoplight project on hold
• Officials seek bids for mowing county sites
• Angel Foundation makes final wishes come true for terminally-ills adults
• New business teaches the basics to those not part of computer generation
• Preliminary site design for diesel gas station in Celina approved
• Minster girl's golf advances to district
• Celina still unbeaten in the WBL
Mildred Bomholt, 80, 625 Linden Ave., Celina, died at 8:35 p.m. Oct. 2, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born April 24, 1927, in Mercer County to Sylvester and Lucy Sommers Wendel. On Oct. 27, 1949, she married . . .
Former Celina resident Paul Fahncke died Oct. 2, 2007, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Florence E. Garrigus, 92, of Lima, died at 10:20 a.m. Oct. 1, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born Jan. 29, 1915, in Toledo, to Peter L. and Ella E. Deter Rihm. On May 2, 1937, she married James E. Garrigus, w . . .
Donald "Donnie" Harris, 72, 7681 Harris Road, Celina, died at 7:31 a.m. Oct. 2, 2007, at Van Wert County Hospital. He was born Nov. 4, 1934, in Center Township to Delbert Dale and Erma Overley Harris. On Nov. 16, 1984, he marri . . .
Gene Amelda Hart, 82, of St. Marys, died at 10:35 a.m. Sept. 26, 2007, at Otterbein Retirement Community, St. Marys. She was born May 31, 1925, in Green Springs to Leander D. and Leona M. Lawson Mennell. On June 12, 1948, she m . . .
Thomas E. Nolte, 60, 18611 Fledderjohn Road, New Knoxville, died at 11:45 a.m. Oct. 1, 2007, in the emergency room at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Death was due to a heart attack. He was born June 19, 1 . . .
Carroll D. Parry II, 87, of Lancaster, died Sept. 18, 2007, at University Community Hospital, Tampa, Fla. He was born Dec. 15, 1919, in Stoney Point, N.Y., to Carroll Amos and Mabel Brooks Parry. His wife, Celina native Irma Pa . . .
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