Thursday, May 29th, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Former St. Marys resident Mary Geraldine Ashton, 89, died May 22, 2008, at the Hearthstone Inpatient Hospice, Irving, Texas. She was born Dec. 28, 1918, in Kalamazoo, Mich., to Earl L. and Elizabeth Scheeseman White. On Aug. 18 . . .
Lorena E. Heitkamp, 85, of McCartyville, died at 7:58 a.m. May 28, 2008, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, Sidney, where she resided the past 18 days. She was born June 3, 1922, in McCartyville, to Joseph and Agnes Prenger . . .
Former Minster resident Katherene "Kitty" E. Kohlhepp, 89, died at 8:27 a.m. May 28, 2008, at the Wright Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Fairborn. She was born Feb. 7, 1919, in Terry, Mont., to Edward J. and Pearl Hickman Gu . . .
Former Celina resident Robert E. McElroy, 84, died May 28, 2008, at Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Ind. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Wanda M. Shively, 87, of St. Marys, died at 12:45 p.m. May 27, 2008, at the Golden Living Center-Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. She was born Feb. 26, 1921, in Celina, to Rie and Ethel Snider Brown. On March 15, 1942, she marri . . .
Richard T. "Bud" Stahl, 83, 262 Balcony Drive, St. Henry, died at 9 p.m. May 28, 2008, at The Gardens of St. Henry. He was born May 24, 1925, in Philothea, to Edward and Anna Schoenlein Stahl. On May 9, 1953, he married Lucille . . .
Carol Tonkin, 60, 424 W. Fulton St., Celina, died May 27, 2008, at her residence. Death was due to natural causes. She was born May 12, 1948, in Celina, to James and Virginia Wilson Heckler. On June 9, 1972, she married John W. . . .