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Monday, January 12th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
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NEW BREMEN - If cast medals, dance cards and elaborate programs could talk, The Bicycle Museum of America would be filled with tales of presidential inaugurations. A new permanent display of inauguration memorabilia has opened . . .
The extra day of anticipation for the long-awaited St. Henry-Celina boys basketball game did not dampen the action of the game. St. Henry got out to a big early lead, only to have Celina come back and tie things up in the secon . . .
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• Fire damages Celina house
• Two Celina men arrested in robbery
• Lake Campus expansion project right on schedule
• Route cut as bus driver quits, economy worsens
Local Obituaries
Floyd E. Brehm, 87, 1401 state Route 29 West, Wabash, died at 9:58 p.m. Jan. 10, 2009, at The Gardens of St. Henry. He was born May 18, 1921, in Liberty Township, to John and Edna Bollenbacher Brehm. On Sept. 25, 1948, he marri . . .
Clarence B. Broering, 85, of Versailles, died at 2:20 p.m. Jan. 9, 2009, at the Versailles Health Care Center. He was born Sept. 30, 1923, in Mercer County, to Anthony and Josephine Holdheide Broering. His wife, Irene Stammen, . . .
Former Fort Recovery resident Bonnie E. Garland, 44, 912 N. Elm St., Coldwater, died at 4:47 p.m. Jan. 9, 2009, at Lima Memorial Hospital. Death was due to natural causes. She was born July 24, 1964, in St. Marys, to Louis and . . .
Former Mercer County resident Jeff Germann, 41, of Bryan, died Jan. 10, 2009. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzenzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Kathy M. Hymer, 60, 813 Westview Drive, Coldwater, died Jan. 10, 2009, at her home. Death was due to natural causes. She was born Oct. 8, 1948, in Celina, to Frederick and Genevieve Saunders Thees. Her mother, now Genevieve Hep . . .
Wabash native Leon L. "Skip" Meyer, 76, of Lima, died at 5:45 p.m. Jan. 10, 2009, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Aug. 20, 1932, in Wabash, to Orland and Mary Fetters Meyer. On July 31, 1987, he married Barbara . . .
Arlene L. Niekamp, 63, of Versailles, died at 2:10 a.m. Jan. 11, 2009, at Cincinnati Jewish Hospital. She was born Jan. 25, 1945, in Darke County, to Ronald Jake and Mildred Mangen Bey, who are deceased. On July 9, 1966, she m . . .
Mark B. Niekamp, 83, 8909 state Route 29, Celina, died at 12:30 a.m. Jan. 11, 2009, at his home. He was born May 15, 1925, in St. Sebastian, to Bernard and Mathilda Schmitmeyer Niekamp. On May 12, 1948, he married Dorothy Gerla . . .
Mercer County native Lela E. Partin, 96, of Van Wert, died at 8:10 p.m. Jan. 9, 2009, at Vancrest Healthcare Center, Van Wert. She was born Jan. 16, 1912, in Mercer County, to Charles and Jenny Hole Gray. On June 29, 1939, she . . .
William Sexton, 91, of Celina, died Jan. 11, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Former Celina resident Bradley Andrew Wilson, 19, of Troy, died Jan. 11, 2009, at Children's Medical Center, Dayton. He died of natural causes. He was born April 4, 1989, in Columbus, to the former pastor of Bethany United Meth . . .
Karen S. Yearsley, 63, of Greenville, died at 3:36 p.m. Jan. 10, 2009, at Rest Haven Nursing Home, Greenville. Death was due to natural causes. She was born July 16, 1945, in Darke County, to Richard E. and Margaret "Kate" Heis . . .
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