Monday, May 23rd, 2011 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Alice V. Gehle Smith, 88, Celina, died at 4:50 p.m. May 20, 2011, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born Feb. 23, 1923, in Van Wert to Joseph and Esther Grote Germann. She married Clarence Gehle, who died Sept. 11 . . .
Ivo D. "Chico" Topp, 64, Fort Loramie, died at 5:19 p.m. May 20, 2011, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. He was born March 1, 1947, in Lima, to Frank and Elizabeth Shaffer Topp. Surviving are a sister, Phyllis (John) . . .
Gladys A. Kuhlman, 94, St. Marys, died May 20, 2011, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Feb. 24, 1917, in New Bremen to Anthony and Ethel "Pearl" Allen Schwieterman. On Nov. 16, 1940, she married Norman K . . .
Rita Anne Strukamp, 50, Rockford, died at 1:30 p.m. May 20, 2011, at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born July 19, 1960, in Van Wert to Elmer and Virginia Houser Strukamp. Her mother survives. Also surviving are two . . .
Stephen L. Sullenberger, 63, formerly of Piqua, died at 8:30 p.m. May 20, 2011, at his Celina residence. He was born July 19, 1947, in Piqua to Raymond and Edith Miller Sullenberger. His father is deceased; his mother survi . . .
Andrew N. Hemmelgarn, 81, St. Henry, died at 10:15 a.m. May 22, 2011, at his home. He was born Oct. 1, 1929, in Wendelin, to Henry and Amelia Stammen Hemmelgarn. On Aug. 2, 1952, he married Velma Berning, who survives in St. He . . .