Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Coldwater native Steven A. Braun, 44, of Portland, Ind., died at 2 p.m. Dec. 31, 2007, as a result of a tree cutting accident at his Jay County, Ind., farm. He was born Aug. 17, 1963, in Coldwater, to Ivo and Eloise Barhorst Br . . .
Lester G. Buening, 80, St. Henry, died Jan. 1, 2008, at The Gardens at St. Henry. He was born June 25, 1927, in Coldwater to Aloys and Leona Huelskamp Buening. On April 26, 1952, he married Betty Lou Ahlers, who survives. Sur . . .
Tammy G. Clune, 50, 751 Deford St., Celina, died at 12:23 a.m. Dec. 29, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. Death was due to natural causes. She was born Nov. 9, 1957, in Celina, to Walter and Dorothy Dowrey Brackney. On . . .
Hattie Fox, 67, of St. Marys, died Jan. 1, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Pauline L. Imel, 89, 102 Harrison St., Fort Recovery, died Jan. 1, 2008, at her home. She was born Nov. 7, 1918, in Jay County, Ind., to Ernest and Leatha Barger Young. On Nov. 11, 1939, she married LeRoy Imel, who died Sept. 1 . . .
Bernard "Ed" Lengerich, 83, 213 Lynn St., St. Marys, died Jan. 1, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Clifford Mayes, 72, died Jan. 1, 2008, in Celina. Servivces are pendng at the Cisco Funeral Home. . . .
Maria Stein native Alvin D. Mescher, 86, of Clayton, died Dec. 30, 2007, at his home. He was born May 28, 1921, in Maria Stein, to William and Anna Overman Mescher. His wife of 59 years, Norma Busse, survives. Other survivors . . .