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Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
NEW BREMEN - The cause of a fire Monday night that destroyed a historic landmark and two businesses has been ruled undetermined. The finding was made Tuesday after an investigator and a supervisor from the Ohio Fire Marshal's O . . .
ST. HENRY - The village again is making a splash by earning the title of best tasting tap water in the U.S. Still reeling from past honors for one of the best places in the state and nation to raise kids, the small town netted . . .
COLDWATER - Though they were playing without a key cog, the Minster Wildcats turned in an efficient performance to begin postseason play on Tuesday night at The Palace. With leading scorer Adam Niemeyer sidelined by illness for . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Officials ready for flooding
• Proposed law takes on hazardous buildings
• No action taken to vacate alley
• Residents nix property police
• Tentative street program presented
• Village proceeds with flood protection effort
• Ruane hired as middle school principal
• Welding company seeks help growing business
• Credit union to build new facility in future
• Greve sinks late three-pointer to lift Wapak over St. Marys
• Celina's steady seven
Local Obituaries
Sue Thompson, 73, St. Marys, died at 12:10 a.m. Feb. 28, 2012, at Lima Manor Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 20, 1938, in Indianapolis, to Clarence and Thelma Kent Thompson. Surviving are a sister, Sharon Hoenie, Mendon; . . .
Alice J. Poeppelman, 83, Minster, died at 11:37 p.m. Feb. 27, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. She was born Dec. 12, 1928, in Minster to George and Olivia Kleinhenz Thieman. On Nov. 6, 1948, she married Urban F. P . . .
Margaret L. Rider, 80, St. Marys, died at 11:05 p.m. Feb. 27, 2012, at her residence. She was born Sept. 12, 1931, in Rossburg to Jesse and Edith Compton Ross. On June 27, 1953, she married Allen L. Rider, who survives. Also . . .
Former Mendon resident Michael S. Boley, 68, Corinth, Miss., died Feb. 27, 2012, at Centennial Hospital, Ashland City, Tenn. He was born Sept. 6, 1943, in Piqua, to Roger M. and Grace I. Shane Boley. His mother survives in Celi . . .
Phyllis Hoblet Ayres, 84, died Feb. 27, 2012, at Laurels, Rockford. She was born Dec. 15, 1927, in Willshire to Vernon and Wilma Strickler Hoblet. In 1975 she married Dr. R.W. Ayres, who is deceased. Surviving are two childre . . .
Georgia Shope, 85, Rockford, died at 6:30 a.m. Feb. 27, 2012, in her daughter's home in St. Marys. She was born Dec. 18, 1926, in Celina to Henry and Lawrena Deitsch Alt. On Jan. 18, 1947, she married Frederick Shope, who died . . .
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