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Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
CELINA - Fines collected from drunk drivers are being used to buy technology to snag more offenders. Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey is purchasing 10 portable Intoxilyzer units for road patrol cars. The equipment will be paid t . . .
GRAND LAKE - Grand Lake area dealers are optimistic boat sales will turnaround this season, but the businesses are not yet seeing a dramatic increase. Marina operators attributed past slow sales to both poor economy and Grand . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Trumpeter from Big Apple instructs Celina students
• County may pay more for investigation expenses
• Joblessness in Mercer County second lowest
• Photo ID may be required to vote
• Residents give the scoop on poop
• BOE OKs contracts, accepts retirements
• Man suspected of thefts from Walmart
• Reineke, Heitkamp named All-Ohio
• Local hoopsters receive District 8 recognition
Local Obituaries
Ethel G. Klosterman-Haren, 92, Allen, Texas, died March 3, 2011. She was born Aug. 26, 1918, in Montezuma, to John J. and Rosa Dorsten Klosterman. On May 30, 1941, she married James C. Haren, who is deceased. Surviving are fo . . .
Zachery L. Lonsway, 23, Coldwater, died March 18, 2011, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. He was born Nov. 6, 1987, in Fostoria, to Donovan and Marta Frias Lonsway, who survive in Celina. Also surviving is a daughter, McKen . . .
Gary W. Miller, 61, Montezuma, died Nov. 25, 2010, at his home. He was born Feb. 21, 1949, in Union City, Ind., to Richard H. and Clara J. Larison Miller. Surviving are five siblings, Leon (Doris) Miller, Greenville, Cathy (J . . .
Blanche G. Humbert, 97, Celina, died at 3:30 a.m. March 23, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina. . . .
Max E. Hesse, 74, Celina, died at 1:30 a.m. March 22, 2011, at Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born April 5, 1936, in Mendon, to Harry and Isalena Davis Hesse. On June 9, 1957, he married, Melanie Esmonde, who survives. Also s . . .
Lorena C. Fortkamp, 92, Maria Stein, died at 12:20 a.m. March 22, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. She was born March 16, 1919, in Cassella, to William and Elizabeth Grevenkamp Frenzer. On July 14, 1948, . . .
Mary Ann E. Esser, 78, New Weston, died at 11:48 a.m. March 22, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. She was born Nov. 14, 1932, in New Weston, to William and Alvina Lefeld Stammen. On April 25, 1953, she mar . . .
Edson L. Pierstorff, 87, Celina, died at 4:15 p.m. March 21, 2011, at Colonial Nursing Center in Rockford. He was born Aug. 11, 1923, in Celina, to Edward and Hazel Fast Pierstorff. On Feb. 18, 1950, he married Marjorie Lou Buc . . .
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