Wednesday, January 28th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Local unemployment numbers went up in December and are predicted to go even higher in January. But those numbers alone may not accurately reflect the problems plaguing the Grand Lake area. Not represented in unemployment statis . . .
Rockford resident Hoolie Custer, 94, first heard about the coming Great Depression in 1929 from a buddy who walked up to town from the St. Marys River with a dead muskrat in one hand and a hand axe in the other. "He asked if I' . . .
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• Got snow? Oh yeah!
• Local men charged for disorderly conduct
• Two daytime robberies in area, suspects on the loose
• Fort Recovery inducting a class of five in Hall of Fame
• Rangers pick up road victory over Lancers to even record at 7-7
Louis Paul Bertke, 83, 6332 Fort Recovery-Minster Road, Cassella, died at 5:05 p.m. Jan. 26, 2009, at his home. He was born Jan. 14, 1926, in Cassella, to Leo and Anna Lindhaus Bertke. On June 20, 1953, he married Evelyn Hartin . . .
Marilyn K. Bruns, 68, 91 S. State St., Chickasaw, died Jan. 27, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Oct. 26, 1940, in Minster, to Julius and Emma Meyer Baumer. On May 5, 1962, she married Lavern A. Bruns, who died . . .
Virginia Hinkle, 83, formerly of 609 W. North St., St. Marys, died Jan. 26, 2009, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich. She was born Jan. 17, 1926, in Lima, to William and Rosa Parke Hinkle. Surviving are a sister-in . . .
William Jacob Ellsworth Wycuff, 78, 1004 N. Sugar St., Celina, died Jan. 25, 2009, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Aug. 7, 1930, in Glenwood, to Elmer and Ruth Bowersock Wycuff. On March 3, 1951, he married Fran . . .