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Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Some pay raises given to Mercer County employees in recent months were rescinded by department heads after commissioners were upset with the action. Now a payroll change may have some workers bringing home more money than the ori . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Group seeks problem-solvers for lake
• 3 incidents of improper manure spreading located
• Officials keeping close watch on Johnson Avenue pavement
• Teachers push to have opinions heard in future cutback decisions
• Celina's title means Bihn is the Coach of the Year
• Thornsberry and Hoying voted to the first team
Local Obituaries
Mary M. Bergman, 90, Fort Recovery, died March 7, 2011, at The Gardens at St. Henry. Arrangements are pending at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home in Fort Recovery. . . .
Ruth Anne Spray, 86, St. Marys, died March 3, 2011, in Grand Junction, Colo. Arrangements are pending with Miller Funeral Home in St. Marys. . . .
Steven G. Neely, 66, Celina, died at 8:02 a.m. March 3, 2011, at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Fla. He was born Nov. 29, 1944, in Lima to Richard and Miriam Pierson Neely. His mother survives in St. Marys; his father i . . .
Tim Oehrtman, 58, St. Marys, died March 5, 2011, at his home. He was born Aug. 8, 1952, in Celina to Arthur and Marjorie Burkhart Oehrtman, who are deceased. On Jan. 27, 1979, he married Elaine Doseck, who survives. Also surv . . .
Roscoe S. Smith, 71, Celina, died at 10:47 p.m. March 7, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. Funeral services are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina. . . .
Former Celina resident Eleanor C. Wenzke, 94, Fostoria, died March 6, 2011, at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. She was born Sept. 13, 1916, in Newton, Iowa, to Mark E. and Catherine Leary Gants. On Jan. 1, 1938, she married Lou . . .
Stevie D. Morgan, 56, Celina, died March 7, 2011, at Lima Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Celina. . . .
Alberta Clay, 92, Mendon, died March 7, 2011, at Colonial Nursing Home in Rockford. Funeral arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Mendon. . . .
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