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Monday, October 26th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Mercer County commissioners have tapped a local agency to help administer a half million dollar grant for housing assistance for the needy. Commissioners last week approved a resolution to contract with Sources Community Networ . . .
VAN WERT - Over the years, Fort Recovery has had to stay back in the Division IV sectionals as teams like St. Henry, Marion Local and Minster head further down the tournament trail. Finally, with a move up to Division III, the . . .
Print and E-Edition Only News Stories
• Butler Twp. fire levy on ballot
• Four seek Coldwater council
• Coldwater trio competes for two open trustee seats
• Flyers, Redskins pick up sectional crowns
• Bulldogs sweep rival Roughriders in three
• Celina wins thanks to two second-half goals
• Minster sweeps team titles at Spencerville
• Bulldogs' boys soccer bounced by Shawnee
Local Obituaries
Albert Henry Boos, 88, of Coldwater, died at 8:17 a.m. Oct. 24, 2009. He was born Aug. 21, 1921, in Dayton to Henry and Olga Hansen Boos. His wife of 62 years, Patricia Rhodes Boos, survives in Coldwater. Other survivors are . . .
Joseph A. Brushwiller, 92, of Rockford, formerly of Muncie, Ind., died at 8:05 a.m. Oct. 23, 2009, at the Laurels of Shane Hill where he was a patient. He was born March 29, 1917, in Hartford City, Ind., to Albert and Minnie P . . .
Timothy "Tim" Donovan, 34, 2845 Frontier Court, Radcliff, Ky., died Oct. 22, 2009, at Jewish Hospital, Louisville, Ky. Death was due to complications of the flu. He was born July 8, 1975, in Van Wert County to Steve Lusk and Vo . . .
Sandra J. Figley, 53, of Van Wert died 8 a.m., Oct. 24, 2009, in her home. Death was due to cancer. She was born May 27, 1956, in Van Wert to Frank B. and Arlene Palmer Hoffman. Her father Frank B. and Linda Hoffman and her mot . . .
Kathryn Lautzenheiser, 94, of Celina died the morning of Oct. 26, 2009, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick and Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Mary C. Link, 85, 2870 state Route 127, Celina died at 10:34 p.m. Oct. 24, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital. She was born Oct. 6, 1924, in Fort Jennings to Joseph and Theresa Bensman Schlueter. On Aug. 30, 1952, she ma . . .
Wanda M. Pfeifer, 84, of Portland, Ind. died Oct. 23, 2009, at her home. She was born on May 20, 1925, in Salamonia, Ind., to Charles and Mary Elizabeth Corle Mays. On Nov. 10, 1946, she married Carl R. Pfeifer Jr., who died O . . .
Retha Schell, 73, 255 Marsh Drive, St. Marys, died at 7:50 p.m. Oct. 23, 2009, at her residence. She was born Aug. 21, 1936, in Pruden, Tenn., to Elvin and Mary Orick. On Aug. 21, 1936, she married Donald L. Schell, who survive . . .
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Tuesday Night
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Wednesday
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