Monday, January 21st, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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WAPAKONETA - Auglaize County residents kicked off a yearlong celebration Sunday afternoon commemorating the 175th anniversary birthdays of Wapakoneta and New Bremen. Ohio's first lady Frances Strickland joined in the festivities. . . .
The hot shooting touch continues for the Coldwater Cavaliers. After shooting 52 percent against St. Henry on Friday night, the Cavaliers neared the 60-percent mark in posting a 65-51 win over Celina at the Fieldhouse on Saturda . . .
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• Thousands of chickens die in St. Henry fire
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Velma Ebbing, 93, 3604 state Route 219, Coldwater, died Jan. 20, 2008, at 2:15 a.m. at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 8, 1914, in Celina to Joseph and Christina Johnsman Puthoff. On Jun 10, 1939, she married Ed . . .
Roger L. Ellis, 79, 7078 state Route 118, Celina, died at 4:23 p.m. Jan. 19, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Oct. 16, 1928, in Celina to Ernest and Lucy West Ellis. He married Dorothy Fox Ellis, who surviv . . .
Sally Fifer, 73, Coldwater, died Jan. 20, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Services are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. . . .
C. Ray Kettering, 93, Rockford, died Jan. 18, 2008, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. He was born Sept. 5, 1914, to John and Dora Sapp Kettering. On Feb. 14, 1937, he married Echo Stallter, who survives. Other survivors . . .
Doris R. "Bert" Shelton, 90, St. Marys, died at 12:15 p.m. Jan. 18, 2008, at her daughter's residence in Celina. She was born Jan. 15, 1918, in Muncie, Ind., to John E. and Sadie "Bobo" Smith-Ducy Shelton. On June 10, 1939, she . . .