Tuesday, June 9th, 2009 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Steve Ashley Jr., 79, 6623 Erastus-Durbin Road, Celina, died at 11:15 a.m. June 7, 2009, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born Aug. 5, 1929, in Powell County, Ky. to Steve S. Sr. and Mary Lou Cald . . .
Rita S. Boeckman, 86, 810 Bernard Court, Coldwater, died at 10:42 a.m. June 8, 2009, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. She was born April 16, 1923, in St. Peter to Lawrence and Theresa Jacobs Will. On Oct. 16, 1943, she married . . .
Anita P. Granger, 80, 911 Fleck Ave., Celina, died at 7:55 p.m. June 7, 2009, at Parkview Memorial Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. She was born Jan. 26, 1929, in Celina to Dee M. and N. Marie Felver Now. On Sept. 2, 1950, she marrie . . .
Lewis W. Merkle Jr., 85, 55 W. Main St., Montezuma, died at 7 p.m. June 7, 2009, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born April 17, 1924, in Mercer County to Lewis Sr. and Bertha Parker Merkle. On April 1, 1951, he marri . . .
Daniel E. O'Dowd, 32, formerly of St. Marys was found dead June 5, 2009, at his residence at 4584 Marilyn St., Hilliard. An autopsy has been ordered to determine cause of death. He was born Aug. 7, 1976, in Flagstaff, Ariz. to . . .
Doris E. Smith, 81, formerly of 605 Echo St., Celina, died at 3:30 a.m. June 7, 2009, at Richland Manor, Beverdam. She was born Feb. 20, 1928, in Celina, to Forest and Alberta Murphy Coats. She was married to Thomas Smith who d . . .
Nathan P. Thobe, 25, state Route 119, Maria Stein, died 4:08 a.m. June 7, 2009, at Joint Township Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was born Dec. 27, 1983, in St. Marys to . . .