Tuesday, April 8th, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Former Mendon area resident Martha Freewalt, 57, of Delphos, died April 7, 2008, at her sister's residence near Mendon. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Barbara B. Guard, 91, a former resident of Portland, Ind., died April 7, 2008, at Persimmon Ridge of Portland. She was born Aug. 24, 1916, in Bluffton, Ind., to Charles E. and Mabel Foster Briggs. On July 25, 1936, she married . . .
William J. Hoenie, 92, 5659 Miller Road, Celina, died at 1:30 p.m. April 6, 2008, at his residence. He was born Sept. 19, 1915, in Mercer County, to Carl J. and Freda Clott Hoenie. On Feb. 15, 1974, he married M. Eleanore Sandk . . .
Former Celina resident Mary Ellen "Luke" Schultz, 80, died March 17, 2008, in McKinleyville, Calif. She was born Nov. 24, 1928, in Newark, to Thomas and Mabel Raison. In 1949, she married Phil Schultz, who died in 1974. Survi . . .
Rebecca Smallwood, 98, formerly of 450 Parker St., St. Marys, died at 12:30 p.m. April 6, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born April 15, 1909, near Weeksbury, Ky., to Isaac and Mary Jane J . . .
Sarah Gene Stephenson, 84, 944 Tama Road, Rockford, died at 8:47 p.m. April 6, 2008, at Van Wert County Hospital. She was born Feb. 2, 1924, in Mercer County, to Albert and Ethel Monroe Harrison. On April 20, 1947, she married . . .
Harold E. Stetler, 93, Willshire, died at 3:45 p.m. April 7, 2008, at Van Wert County Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home, Rockford. . . .