Thursday, May 22nd, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Richard J. Bensman, 86, 33 E. Third St., Minster, died at 12:48 p.m. May 21, 2008, at his residence. He was born March 26, 1922, in Minster, to Louis and Caroline Lampert Bensman. On Dec. 15, 1945, he married Marianna Gerwels, . . .
Former Mercer County resident John Vernon Bolenbaugh, 90, of Van Wert, died at 10:35 a.m. May 16, 2008, in the Convoy Care Center. He was born Oct. 19, 1917, in Glenmore, to Andrew Jackson and Laura Lucretia Kreischer Bolenbaug . . .
Mercer County native James Stanley Fiely, 36, of West Salem, died May 19, 2008, at the Travel Centers of America Truck Stop, Carlisle, Pa. Death was due to an apparent suicide. He was born Jan. 13, 1972, in Mercer County, to Ar . . .
Isabelle M. "Isie" Goffena, 94, of Versailles died at 6:40 a.m. May 21, 2008, at the Versailles Health Care Center. She was born May 9, 1914, in Newport to Louis and Eulalie "Lottie" Smith Cramer. On Sept. 22, 1934, she married . . .
Kenneth W. Huckemeyer, 66, of 103 Causeway Drive, St. Marys, was found dead May 21, 2008, at his residence. He had been in failing health for some time. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Norbert L. Verhoff, 78, of Continental died at 7:55 a.m. May 20, 2008, at his residence. He was born Sept. 19, 1929, in Cuba, Ohio, to Fred and Elizabeth Ellerbrock Verhoff. On Nov. 11, 1953, he married Juanita Mae Fout, who su . . .
Esther F. Whitacre, 84, 422 Reed St., Portland, Ind., died at 2:08 p.m. May 20, 2008, at Persimmon Ridge Healthcare, Portland, Ind. She was born in Jay County, Ind., on May 17, 1924, to Walter and Florentine Miller Loy. On Dec . . .