Monday, June 9th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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AKRON -Usually, the jitters come on the first day of state tournament play. Unfortunately, Celina got them on the day they needed the nervousness to take a vacation. Celina had an uncharacteristically rough defensive day and . . .
COLUMBUS - The New Bremen boys were the highest-placing area team at the state track meet, coming in third in Division III, one position short of getting acknowledged in front of the crowd at Jesse Owens stadium and receiving the . . .
COLUMBUS - Aside from New Bremen's third-place finish at the state track meet in Division III, most of the other local highlights include individual performances by Grand Lake area standouts. Many individuals and relay teams fr . . .
A Hecht's Landing resident is recuperating at home today after being struck by what utility company employees are calling overflash from a lightning strike. The incident occurred shortly before 8:45 p.m. Friday as a thunderstorm . . .
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Joselyn Lee Byrns, 75, formerly of 195 Jack Oak Point Road, died at 2 a.m. June 9, 2008, at the Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Living Community. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
George E. Fogt, 88, of 8592 state Route 274, Kettlersville, died at 10:20 a.m. June 8, 2008, at the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born Dec. 5, 1919, in Dayton, to Clemens and Julia Ann Butterfield . . .
Rikki L. Reichert-Keller, 53, of 2168 W. 650 N. Bryant, Ind., died at 1:08 p.m., June 6, 2008, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. Cause of death was not known by press time. She was born Feb. 2, 1955, in Decatur, Ind. to W . . .
Arlie V. Sommer, 92, of 1423 White Oak Drive, St. Marys, died at 5:02 p.m. June 6, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born June 24, 1915, near Portland, Ind., to Charles and Ella Theurer Sommer. On June 6, 1937, h . . .
Earl J. Thieman, 80, of Saint Henry, died at 9:15 p.m. June 6, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Nov. 29, 1927, in St. Henry, to Joseph and Alvina Fischer Thieman. On Oct. 9, 1954, he married Martha Dahlinghaus, . . .
Lavern B. Wenning, 80, 7295 Co. Rd. 66A., New Bremen, died at 1:49 p.m. June 6, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born on May 18, 1928, in Coldwater, to Joseph and Sophia Ahlers Wenning.?On F . . .