Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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One year after failing to qualify for the 200-mile Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) event at Daytona International Speedway, Drew Charlson returned to the legendary two and one-half mile tri-oval and nearly etched his nam . . .
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Former Mendon resident Harry Benjamin "Benny" Young Jr., 57, Summerfield, Fla., died Feb. 16, 2012, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident along Interstate 75 in Ocala, Fla. He was born Dec. 7, 1954, in Celina to Har . . .
Stanley R. Kleinhenz, 83, St. Marys, died at 2:55 p.m. Feb. 20, 2012, at Golden Living Center-Valley, St. Marys. He was born Feb. 29, 1928, in Maria Stein to Anthony and Anna Lochtefeld Kleinhenz. On March 29, 1952, he married . . .
Walter E. Stemen, 64, Celina, died Feb. 17, 2012, at his home. He was born July 17, 1947, in Celina, to Rex and Vera Smelser Stemen. Surviving are three children, Natalie (Tony) Neading, Apison, Tenn., Tammy Stemen, Columbus, . . .
Vernie Christian Gehron, 95, Fort Wayne, Ind., died Feb. 16, 2012, at Covington Health and Rehab Center. He was born Sept. 2, 1916, in Montezuma, to Charles and Suszzannah Deyo Gehron. He married Helen F. Johnson, who died in 2 . . .
Don Edward Sullivan, 84, St. Marys, died at 3:08 a.m. Feb. 20, 2012, at Otterbein Senior Lifestyle Choices, St. Marys. He was born Nov. 18, 1927, in Cass County, Ind., to Ralph and Margaret Sharts Sullivan. On June 3, 1947, he . . .
Virginia C. Pottkotter, 80, Fort Recovery, died Feb. 19, 2012, at The Gardens at St. Henry. She was born Dec. 17, 1931, in St. Sebastian to Clemens and Lauretta Kuess Schwieterman. On Oct. 17, 1953, she married William Pottkott . . .
Lewis G. "Lewie" Greene Jr., 75, Celina died at 10:30 p.m. Feb. 19, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born Dec. 20, 1936, in Pineville, Ky., to Lewis Sr. and Rhoda Gibbons Greene. On July 6, . . .
Marvin H. Watercuttter, 72, Celina, died Feb. 19, 2012, at his home. He was born Nov. 23, 1939, in Minster to Albert and Leona Hartings Watercutter. On July 10, 1965, he married Rebecca "Becky" Makley, who survives in Celina. . . .
John Melvin Leugers, 54, Coldwater, died Feb. 10, 2012, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. He was born April 5, 1957, in Celina to Othmar and Viola Fink Leugers. On March 27, 1995, he married Sherri Coats, who survives. Also . . .