Monday, April 26th, 2010 Edition of The Daily Standard
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COLUMBUS - On a day where Mercer County paid tribute to the contributions he has made over the years, The Ohio State University football program saluted John Reed with a very special honor as well. Reed, the longtime Coldwater . . .
CELINA - City Auditor Emily Stewart said she doesn't know what's going to happen when the city attempts to renew $3.59 million in bond principal for various projects this fall. If the city defaults on its borrowings, the state . . .
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• Local schools team up to teach REAL values
• New Bremen voters to decide on improvement levy
• Income tax sought
• $10 million case against police dismissed
• Celina Summer school scheduled for June 1-26
• Homan gets early exit, but only as precaution
• Celina easily sweeps twinbill from Paulding
• Both Bulldog track teams finish second
Helen M. DeMange, 88, of Versailles, died at 7:42 p.m. April 23, 2010, at her home. She was born Sept. 12, 1921, in Russia, to Peter and Elizabeth Paulus. On Jan. 11, 1941, she married Paul R. DeMange, who died Sept. 13, 1982. . . .
Gene Leininger, 90, of Rockford, died at 10:15 p.m. April 23, 2010, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Dec. 29, 1919, in Mercer County, to Samuel Jacob and Lela Myers Leininger. On Dec. 24, 1943, he married Ruth LaVaun C . . .
Mildred C. Armstrong, 84, 608 E. Spring St., St. Marys, died at 10:15 p.m. April 23, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. She was born Aug. 14, 1925, in Columbus, to Ollie Prine. Surviving are thre . . .
Alfrieda M. Jutte, 90, of The Gardens at Celina, died at 1:17 a.m. April 25, 2010, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. She was born March 21, 1920, in Coldwater to Joseph and Elizabeth Pleiman Hoyng. On Aug. 27, 1 . . .
Mary Martha Knapschaefer, 82, 1009 W. Vine St., Coldwater, died at 7:01 a.m. April 24, 2010, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. She was born Jan. 11, 1928, in Versailles, to William Jennings and Marcella Francis Short. On Oct. . . .
Claire Ellen Neill, 79, of Celina, died at 2:10 a.m. April 25, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. She was born April 28, 1930, to John and Mary Baytosh Komara. On July 5, 1955, she married John Ric . . .
Jeffrey W. Opperman, 54, 10856 Plattner Pike, St. Marys, died April 24, 2010. He was born Sept. 17, 1955, in St. Marys, to Marvin and Earline Shives Opperman. His father survives in St. Marys. On May 28, 1977, he married Kendra . . .
Michael F. Pazitney, 88, 310 Jill Ave., Celina, died at 9 p.m. April 24, 2010, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. He was born Aug. 26, 1921, in Middletown to Paul and Anna Paspech Pazitney. On Sept. 20, 1941, he . . .
James "Jim" Washburn, 74, 407 Scott St., St. Marys, died at 7:30 p.m. April 23, 2010, at his home. He was born April 4, 1936, in Mercer County, to Harley and Violet Wheeler Washburn. On Aug. 23, 1958, he married Matilda "Tillie . . .
Dean A. Hein, 48, 7540 state Route 49, Celina, died at 11 a.m. April 24, 2010, at Triumph Hospital, Lima. He was born Jan. 30, 1962, in Coldwater to Fred and Kathleen Schenking, Hein. His father survives in Chickasaw. On March . . .