Thursday, January 10th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ST. MARYS - Grade-level schools will replace the current neighborhood school configuration when the school construction project is complete. Board members unanimously approved the grade-level concept at Wednesday night's school . . .
A restaurant/bar owner along Grand Lake is pleading with the local health department to beef up enforcement of the smoking ban law to create an even playing field for all businesses and private clubs. Ralph Strope, owner of Win . . .
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Ilo Barga, 80, 522 Western Ave., St. Henry, died at 9:55 a.m. Jan. 9, 2008, at The Gardens at St. Henry. She was born Oct. 25, 1927, in Pikeville, to Charles and Alice Gertrude Folkerth Deubner. Her first husband, Charles E. Ho . . .
Cyril "Cy" Edwin Bertke, 90, formerly of Zillah Street in Celina, died at 5 p.m. Jan. 9, 2008, at Otterbein-St. Marys Retirement Community. He was born June 16, 1917, in Cassella, to Leo and Anna Lindhaus Bertke. On Oct. 4, 1949, . . .
James A. Dingledine, 70, 6793 Anderson Road, Celina, died at 8 a.m. Jan. 8, 2008, at his residence. He was born March 7, 1937, in St. Marys, to Charles and Marie Pohlabel Dingledine. On Aug. 5, 1961, he married LaVera Ann Dorst . . .
Carthagena native Sister Mary Assumpta Koesters, 90, of Dayton, died at 3:15 p.m. Jan. 8, 2008, in the emergency room at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. She was born Sept. 16, 1917, in Carthagena, to Bernard and Catherine Link . . .
Kenneth J. Metzger, 86, 05680 Auglaize County Road 33A,St. Marys died at 7:15 p.m. Jan. 8, 2008, at the Valley Nursing Home in St. Marys. He was born June 1, 1921, in rural Wapakoneta, to Clarence and Caroline Mosler Metzger. . . .
Carla K. Miller, 62, 300 Bruns Ave., Apt. 59, Celina, died at 11:11 p.m. Jan. 7, 2008, at her residence. Death was due to cancer. She was born Sept. 19, 1945, in Celina, to L. Jay and Virginia Spohn Miller. Her father survives . . .
Sharon Ann Mott, 54, 114 Beech St., St. Marys, died Jan. 8, 2008, at her residence. Death was due to cancer. She was born Dec. 16, 1953, in St. Marys, to Richard and Stella Meadows Kohli. Her mother is deceased. Her father surv . . .
Kenneth E. Rasawehr, 64, 8101 Howick Road, Celina, died at 11 a.m. Jan. 9, 2008, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. Death was due to natural causes. He was born on Oct. 4, 1943, in St. Marys, to John E. and Irene L. Kuck Rasawe . . .