Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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COLDWATER - School officials say they don't want to start a pay-to-play athletic system, but as fuel prices escalate and finances are crunched, something has to be done, Superintendent Rich Seas says. Seas and school board memb . . .
ST. MARYS - In a topsy-turvy contest, St. Marys used two five-run innings to hold off Parkway 10-7 in ACME baseball action on Tuesday at K.C. Geiger Park. The Roughriders improve to 2-1 this summer as the Panthers drop to 1-7. . . .
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• School district's expenses greater than revenue
• Council OKs transfer of funds as needed
• 2008 graduate students to continue education
• Awning business opens
Elizabeth L. "Betty" Bertke, 88, 4088 Fairground Road, Celina, died at 9 a.m. June 10, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Feb. 2, 1920, in St. Joe, to John and Zita King Steinbrunner, On Aug. 26, 1939, she married . . .
Donald D. Ditmer, 76, of Greenville, died at 5:44 p.m. June 5, 2008, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. He was born May 13, 1932, in Greenville to John Fredrick and Hazel Kathryn Gerber Ditmer. He was married to Georgia Lee St . . .
Pearl Naomi Elliott, 44, 207 E. Pearl, Rockford, died at 11:50 a.m. June 9, 2008, at her residence. Death was due to cancer. She was born Dec. 20, 1963, in Celina, to Kenneth Lee and Clara (Richards) Houston Sr. Her mother surv . . .
Irene M. Kleinhenz, 84, 671 N. Eastern Ave., St. Henry, died at 1:40 a.m. June 10, 2008, at her residence. She was born Feb. 6, 1924, in Dayton, to Urban and Rosa Wendeln Menker. On July 17, 1948, she married Paul V. Kleinhenz, . . .
Don E. Miller, 83, of Celina, died June 9, 2008, at Ohio State University Medical Center-Ross Heart Hospital, Columbus. He was born July 24, 1924, in Van Wert to Wesley and Mabel Boroff Miller. On April 13, 1946, he married Bet . . .
Emma Monroe, 87, of Florida, died June 9, 2008, in Florida. Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Ruby Hunt Allread Snider, 91, of Greenville, died at 12:10 a.m June 10, 2008, at the Brethren Retirement Community, Greenville. She was born July 26, 1916, in Darke County to Harry and Eva Jane Nicholas Rolfe. Her husbands, Le . . .