Monday, February 11th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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NEW BREMEN - Councilors are expected to pass a resolution of necessity later this month in regard to the proposed reconstruction of Front Street and Deer Drive in the Teton Subdivision. Village officials called a public meeting . . .
VAN WERT - A slow start nearly derailed the Celina wrestling team's chances for an overall Western Buckeye League title on Saturday at the league tournament at the Cougar Den in Van Wert. With several key wrestlers suffering lo . . .
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The Rev. Francis Kinney, C.PP.S., 86, died Feb. 9, 2008, in the infirmary at St. Charles Center, Carthagena. Arrangements are pending. . . .
Christopher H. Knotts, 40, 651 Bruns Ave., Celina, died at 12:56 p.m. Feb. 9, 2008, at home. An autopsy is pending. He was born April 3, 1967, in Dayton to Martin and Ledean Polite Knotts. His father survives in Georgia; . . .
Mary Ellen Matthews, 86, 8525 Howick Road, Celina, died at 9:20 a.m. Feb. 10, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born March 6, 1921, in Van Wert County to Glenn R. Sr. and Leah Mottinger Matthews. Survivors are a bro . . .
Edgar A. Moorman, 81, 919 W. Vine, Coldwater died at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 10, 2008, at his residence. He was born July 31, 1926, in Coldwater to the late Ferd and Cecilia Weyer Moorman. On April 25, 1945, he married Rosemary J. Hein, . . .
Loree "Ree" Caroline Nicodemus, 56, Covington, died Feb. 7, 2008, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. Death was due to leukemia. She was born June 13, 1951, in Celina to John H. and Virginia Loree Kittle Zumberge. Her father . . .
Violet I. Smoker, 91, 1119 Sunset Drive, Celina, and formerly of Akron, Ind., died at 10:40 p.m. Feb. 8, 2008, at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born Oct. 16, 1916, in Kosciusko County, Ind., to Melvin Merl Smith and . . .