Friday, January 7th, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Mercer and Shelby county officials are seeking a permanent jurisdiction for a tiny tract of land that lies between them. According to Mercer County real estate records, the 1.62-acre tract in question is in the extreme southeas . . .
ST. MARYS - It came down to the last bout to decide the winner of the Western Buckeye wrestling match between Celina and St. Marys. Actually, it took a bit longer and a look at the rule book. After Celina's Sam Phares scored . . .
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• Fallen officer
• Celina looks to buy fire vehicles
• Commissioners to award courthouse bids
• Man uses faith to simplify his life
• Snider's free throws lift Wapakoneta over Celina
• Flyers overcome slow start to down Redskins
• Roughriders rally to beat Wildkittens
• Nickell playing in All-Star contest
• Celina to honor two on Saturday
Ernest Roe, 83, Decatur, Ind., died at 2 a.m. Jan. 5, 2011, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur. He was born Aug. 23, 1927, in Adams County, Ind., to Fred J. and Daisy Galloway Roe. On Sept. 28, 1957, he married Betty Lee Fic . . .
Maxine Starr, 94, Portland, Ind., died Jan. 6 at Persimmon Ridge Healthcare in Portland. She was born May 21, 1916, in Portland, to McKinley and Edith Delores Bell Poling. On Dec. 21, 1935, she married Jay Starr, who died in 19 . . .
Margie L. Pifer, 81, Celina, died Jan. 6, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Memorial services are 6 p.m. Saturday at Mt. Carmel Church of God in Celina. A full obit will appear in Saturday's paper. . . .
The Rev. Anselm Boeke, 92, died Jan. 7, 2011, at St. Charles Center in Carthagena. Services are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in St. Henry. . . .
William J. Boess, 86, Irvine, Calif., died at 11:01 p.m. Jan. 4, 2011, at his home. He was born Sept. 7, 1924, in Milford, Conn., to Joseph and Reta Pardy Boess. On Dec. 5, 1950, he married Gwendolyn L. Boess, who is deceased. . . .