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Monday, March 5th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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GRAND LAKE - State officials this morning cranked open one tube at the base of the West Bank Spillway to release water from Grand Lake into Beaver Creek. The tube will remain open all week as the state begins its first pilot test . . .
The Coldwater girls made it a Cavaliers' sweep of state bowling team titles on Saturday at Wayne Webb's Columbus Bowl. It's the first state title for the Lady Cavs, and with the Cavaliers' boys winning their second state title . . .
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Local Obituaries
Elton "Buck" Thobe, 84, Maria Stein, died March 3, 2012, at Heritage Manor, Minster. He was born Nov. 7, 1927, in Maria Stein, to Henry and Matilda Heitkamp Thobe. On May 10, 1952, he married Norma Hartings, who died Feb. 3, 19 . . .
Tonya K. Marsh, 41, Mendon, died March 3, 2012, at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born March 26, 1970, in Cincinnati, to James and Patricia Wylds Hammond. Her father survives in Bradenton, Fla., and her mother, Pat Shaw, lives . . .
Jerome J. "Skip" Jutte, 63, Fort Recovery, died March 1, 2012, at his home. He was born April 3, 1948, in Dayton, to Jerome John and Marie F. Fisher Jutte. He is survived by aunts, uncles and cousins. He was a 1966 graduate . . .
Donald L. Loy, 83, Portland, Ind., died March 3, 2012, at his residence. He was born Nov. 23, 1928, to Herschel and Carrie May Loy. On May 4, 1927, he married Lucile A. Hummer, who died July 3, 1997. Surviving are three child . . .
Jill D. Dressel, 51, Coldwater, died from breast cancer on March 2, 2012, at her residence. She donated her body to science. No services are planned. Memorials may be made to the Cancer Association of Mercer County. . . .
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