Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Former Fort Recovery resident Mattie Gabbard Brockman, 100, died Dec. 4, 2008, at Heartland of Greenville. She was born on March 24, 1908 in Berea, Ky., to Daniel and Lena Evans Payne. On Feb. 23, 1923, she married James K. Gab . . .
Glen Counterman, 80, 1001 Myers Road, Celina, died Dec. 5, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 7, 1928, in Mercer County to Vernon and Laura Wolfe Counterman. Surviving are a brother, Gene, Convoy; two si . . .
James D. Houser, 77, 7360 Mercer Road, Mendon, died at 8:20 a.m. Dec. 5, 2008, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. He was born Aug. 2, 1936 in Celina to Clarence and Lavon Burden Houser. On July 7, 1956, he married Thelma A . . .
George W. Makley, 59, 419 Scott Street, St. Marys, died 1:30 p.m. Dec. 4, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. Death was from natural causes. He was born Feb. 3, 1949, in Lima to Charles W. and Gretchen R. Zimmerman Makley . . .
Bernice Smith, 88, formerly of 14248 Kohler Road, Wapakoneta, died 4:45 p.m. Dec. 5, 2008, at The Gardens of Celina. Arrangements are pending with Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .