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Saturday, December 20th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
If you want to catch some fish you have to throw 'em a little bait. That's the philosophy Mercer County Community Development Director Larry Stelzer uses to lure all types and sizes of businesses to the area. "You've got to g . . .
ROCKFORD - The anticipated barnburner between Fort Recovery and Parkway lived up to the hype. The lead changed hands four times in the final three minutes, but it was solid free-throw shooting by Parkway that kept the Panthers . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Celina students, staff giving to needy
• Dannon expands in Minster
• Tobacco will be prohibited on all Mercer Health grounds
• Bulldogs start WBL with a win at Wapak
• Cardinals shut down Cavaliers' offense
• The Rangers take control in first half
Local Obituaries
Pearl E. "Sue" Archer, 71, Lima, died at 1:59 a.m. Dec. 18, 2008, at Lima Memorial Health System. She was born May 8, 1937, in Lima to Harold R. and Pauline Donehoo Steele. Her father survives. On May 17, 1956, she married Raym . . .
Wilfred August Bruns, 88, Winter Haven, Fla., died Dec. 18, 2008, at Good Shepherd Hospice of Auburndale, Fla. He was born in 1920 in St. Henry to Clara and William Bruns. On Dec. 20, 1944, he married Alvira "Vera" M. Wenning, . . .
Former Celina resident Robert L. Brush, 79, Sebring, Fla., died Dec. 17, 2008 in Orlando, Fla. He was born May 12, 1929, in Piqua to Jessie and Chloe Babylon Brush. He wife, Sally Brush, survives. He was a truck driver for 28 . . .
Robert D. "Bob" Michael, 77, New Weston, died at 11:04 a.m. Dec. 18, 2008, at Briarwood Nursing Home in Coldwater. He was born in Darke County to Delmar and Fern (Shook) Michael. On Sept. 5, 1950, he married Imogene Miller, who . . .
Mary Anne Wilkins, 59, state Route 703 lot 41, Celina, died at 8:55 a.m. Dec. 19, 2008, at her residence. Death was from natural causes. She was born Dec. 14, 1949, in Lima to Frank and Mary Emma Lee Hendley. On May 8, 2004, sh . . .
Mildred M. Wente, 83, 186 S. Hanover St., Minster, died at 2:50 a.m. Dec. 19, 2008, at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born Sept. 16, 1925, in Carthagena to William and Elizabeth Hess Franzer. On May 10, 1947, she married Jerom . . .
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