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Thursday, April 9th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
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MARIA STEIN - Four teams of dogs prance nervously at the starting line waiting to surge forward with their sleds - or in this case red wagons - in tow. Mushers (team captains) endure the excited barking intent on making sure ever . . .
Both Fort Recovery and New Bremen benefited this past season by returning experienced teams. Now, both teams will receive honors as Fort Recovery's Joanna Snyder was named the 2009 Daily Standard Girls Basketball Player of the . . .
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Local Obituaries
Vernon C. Bollenbacher, 98, of Geneva, Ind., died at 4:35 p.m. April 8, 2009, at Adams County Hospital, Decatur, Ind. He was born Sept. 1, 1910, in Mercer County, to Daniel F. and Laura Baker Bollenbacher. On Oct. 26. 1929, he . . .
Orval E. Ellis, 86, 922 Motz St., St. Marys, died April 7, 2009, at his residence. He was born May 1, 1922, in Portland, Ind., to Harry and Ada Smith Ellis. On June 25, 1949, he married Winona "Dana" Carmean, who died in 1985. . . .
Roma Fickert, 90, of Rockford, died at 10:47 a.m. April 6, 2009, at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford. He was born Nov. 9, 1918, in Mercer County, to Otto and Frieda Schaadt Fickert. On July 12, 1941, he married Helen Louise Case . . .
Gloria McCann, 83, 1030 Williams St., St. Marys, died at 9:05 p.m. April 8, 2009, at her residence. Arrangements are pending with Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .
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