Thursday, April 10th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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If area youths were granted a one-on-one interview with Pope Benedict XVI, what would they discuss? That's the question The Daily Standard posed to several area high school students as a prelude to the papal visit to the U.S. n . . .
Celina children will have a slew of activities to do this summer as the city's park and recreation department is adding a dance and fine arts program, the parks board learned Wednesday. In June and July, children can participat . . .
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• Auglaize elections board reviews polling places
• New Bremen school district offers open enrollment
• Residents urged to plant trees
• Local students nominated for annual Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award
• Roth joining program with running tradition
Vivian E. Davis, 77, 951 Waynesboro Road, Decatur, Ind., died at midnight, April 9, 2008, at VanCrest Health Care Center, Van Wert. She was born Aug. 24, 1930, in Harrison Township, Van Wert County, to Russell E. and Goldie C. . . .
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. Eleanor Sandku . . .
Robert Paul Niekamp, 54, 152 Reed St., New Bremen, died at 11:40 a.m. April 9, 2008, at this home. Death was due to natural causes. He was born Dec. 30, 1953, in Coldwater, to Paul and Ruth Gerlach Niekamp, who survive. On July . . .
Harold E. Stetler, 93, of Willshire, died at 3:45 p.m. April 7, 2008, at Van Wert County Hospital, Van Wert. He was born June 18, 1914, in Van Wert County, to Roy H. and Blanche Koontz Stetler. On Feb. 15, 1936, he married Bern . . .
Rita Mary Zumberge, 60, of Curtice, died at 4:15 a.m., April 9, 2008, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, in Perrysburg. Death was due to cancer. She was born Dec. 16, 1947, in Celina, to Bernard and Irene Crum Noll. On Nov. 26, 197 . . .