Monday, March 9th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Todd Mangen, director of the Ohio State University Extension office in Mercer County, will be out of a job in May as a direct result of funding shortfalls at the state level. Mangen, who also is a field educator in charge of nu . . .
A garage was destroyed and a home damaged by fire Friday night along Parker Street in St. Marys. The owner of the property, Doug Obringer, 409 Parker St., was home when the fire broke out and was able to escape without injury. . . .
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James Burke, 52, 04670 Glynwood Road, St. Marys, died March, 7, 2009, at his residence. Death was due to cancer. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
John F. Frey, 83, formerly of 150 Bayshore Court, St. Marys, died at 5:10 p.m. March 4, 2009, at his residence in Pasadena, Texas. He was born April 27, 1925, in St. Marys Township, Auglaize County, to L. Edward and Clara Moore . . .
June L. Gamble, 87, a resident of Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community, died at 7:20 a.m. March 5, 2009, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Nov. 29, 1921, in Beech Grove, Ind., to Walter a . . .
Verna M. Howard, 97, 806 W. Logan St., Celina, died at 12:07 p.m. March 7, 2009, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born Jan. 25, 1912, in Parker City, Ind., to William and Iona Roebuck Hole. Surviving are three . . .
Former Mercer County resident Wayne R. Ludwig, 71, of Toledo died March 6, 2009, in St. Charles Hospital, Toledo. He was born March 23, 1937, in New Bremen, to Herman and Hilda Ludwig. Surviving is a son, Kevin (Josie), Holl . . .
Rosella F. "Sally" Monnier, 87, of Marker Road, Versailles, and formerly of Sawmill Road, Fort Loramie, died at 2:08 p.m. Friday at Wayne Hospital, Greenville. She was born May 1, 1921, in Fort Loramie, to Louis and Rose Eilerm . . .
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