Monday, May 23rd, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
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GRAND LAKE - Lake business operators facing another summer of blue-green algae blooms got a pep talk Saturday and lots of information. The two biggest positives are the lake is open and the fish are safe to eat, said Milt Mille . . .
LIMA - For the second straight day, clutch plays were in abundance for the St. Henry Redskins' baseball team. A five-run fifth inning gave the Redskins a lead on Lima Central Catholic, and a defensive gem by Nathan Uhlenhake pr . . .
MINSTER - For the second year in a row, Minster was able to use the home track advantage to sweep both halves of the Division III district track meet. The Wildcat boys cruised to an easy 135-83 win over runner-up Delphos St . . .
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• Teacher closes book on 50-year career
• Passenger in critical condition after accident
• Pair submits offers for wetlands project
• Late band director honored
• Cargill lowest bidder for supplying road salt
• 110 graduating seniors will receive diplomas
• Celina's tennis duo just misses state berth
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 . . .