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Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
GRAND LAKE - Heavy spring rains washed away chances for a successful alum study on Grand Lake this year. "The bottom line is things were looking good and we were measuring significant phosphorous reductions and then the weather . . .
ST. MARYS - City council's streets and sidewalks committee on Monday agreed to ask full council to expand public notification of council meetings under the recommendation of the law director. The committee met after residents c . . .
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• Proposed plants may help clean lake
• Freedom Train on track bringing smiles to crew and passengers
• Celina applies for grants to purchase dispatch consoles
• Three people file as write-in candidates
• Flyover pinpoints pot in field
• Residents' complaints lead to six arrests
• WBL off to a strong start
• MAC rivals meet on the links at the Elks
Local Obituaries
Daniel "Dale" Leonard Sr., 85, Celina, died at 12:15 a.m. Aug. 29, 2011, at his residence. He was born June 20, 1926, in Celina to Charles C. and Bessie P. Ketcham Leonard. On Oct. 10, 1951, he married Mary Joan Whited, who die . . .
Mary Gallimore, 88, St. Marys, died Aug. 29, 2011, at Otterbein Retirement Living Community. Arrangements are pending with Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys, where calling will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday. . . .
James E. Wilson, 76, Celina, died Aug. 26, 2011, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Living Community, St. Marys. He was born Aug. 12, 1935, in Oaks, Ky., to David and Louvernia Hensley Wilson. On Aug. 4, 1956, he married Charlot . . .
Rev. Marvin Steffes, C.PP.S., St. Charles Center, Carthagena, died at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater, on Aug. 29, 2011. Funeral arrangements are pending. . . .
Charline E. Schmit, 83, Montezuma, died Aug. 30, 2011, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. Services are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. . . .
Carl "Pete" Griesdorn, 69, Cincinnati, died Aug. 28, 2011. He was born March 30, 1942, in Celina, to Bernard and Clara Stukenburg Griesdorn. His wife, Ann Griesdorn, survives. Also surviving are three daughters, Amanda Griesd . . .
Paul Geier, 84, Kettering, died Aug. 26, 2011, at Sycamore Glenn Nursing Home, Miamisburg. He was born in St. Henry. His wife Maryellen is deceased. Surviving are a daughter, Paula (Daniel) Miller, Dayton; three grandchil . . .
Jack Willard Bayman, 75, Luverne, Ala., died Aug. 27, 2011, at Luverne Health & Rehab. He was born Dec. 7, 1935, in St. Marys, to George and Lucille Bayman. His wife, Mamie Bayman, survives in Luverne. Also surviving are five . . .
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