Monday, October 13th, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Former Germantown resident John R. Blankenship, 86, died Oct. 9, 2008, at Hospice of Dayton. He was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Middletown, to John R. and Eva Schmidt Blankenship. In 1945, he married Ruth M. Johnson, who survives. . . .
Former Coldwater native Larry R. Boeckman, 54, died Oct. 9, 2008, at his residence in St. Louis, Mo. Death was due to natural causes. He was born Jan. 6, 1954, in Coldwater, to Ralph and Mary Agnes Rutschilling Boeckman. His mo . . .
Ethel M. Kettler, 77, 9291 St. Rt. 274, Anna, died at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 11, 2008, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. She was born March 2, 1931, near Botkins, to Rayburn and Bessie Wenger Howell. On March 10, 1951, she married . . .
Former Dayton resident, the Rev. John T. "Tommy" Mitchell, 62, of Rockford, died Oct. 10, 2008, at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford. Death was due to natural causes. Services are 11:00 am Tuesday at Newcomer Funeral Home, Ketter . . .
Raymond Rush, 64, 1730 Celina Road, St. Marys, died at 5 p.m. Oct. 11, 2008, at the University of Alabama Medical Center, Birmingham. Death was due to a sudden illness. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys . . .
Delbert Stucke, 61, of Minster, died at 3:45 p.m. Oct. 12, 2008, at his residence. Death was due to natural causes. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster. . . .
Ryan A. Weitzel, 17, 5677 state Route 119, St. Henry, died Oct. 12, 2008, at his residence. Death was due to an apparent suicide. He is the son of Philip and Marge Weitzel. A senior at St. Henry High School, he was a member of . . .