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Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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TIPP CITY - One inning turned out to be the turning point for Minster's softball team as Covington took advantage of two Wildcats' errors and scored five times in the fourth frame en route to a 9-6 win in the Division IV regional . . .
From the site of one of the nation's worst military defeats to the domed splendor of an air and space museum, there's plenty to do this summer in Mercer and Auglaize counties. Several reasonably-priced day trips exist for famil . . .
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Local Obituaries
Robert S. Nagel, 83, of New Bremen, died at 1:02 p.m. May 28, 2012, at Kindred Hospital, Lima. He was born July 23, 1928, in Minster, to Charles and Odillia Schwieterman Nagel. On April 7, 1951, he married Donna L. Donnerberg, wh . . .
Eugene John Braun, 62, of Coldwater, died May 27, 2012, at his home. He was born April 8, 1950, in Celina, to Theodore and Bernadine Muhlenkamp Braun. On Oct. 5, 1974, he married Marilyn Everman, who survives. Also surviving . . .
Johnathon K. Geiger, 24, of Chickasaw, died May 25, 2012, of injuries sustained in a truck-motorcycle accident. He was born Aug. 26, 1987, in Van Wert, to Kevin Geiger and Amy Rasawehr. His father and stepmother, De Ann Geiger, . . .
Paul M. Stukenborg, 83, died at 3 a.m. May 27, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster. He was born March 8, 1929, in Minster, to Joseph and Anna Bergman Stukenborg. Surviving is a sister-in-law, Dorothy Stukenborg . . .
Frances "Franke" Bowling, 73, of St. Marys, died May 25, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born July 17, 1938, in Wayland, Ky., to Roy and Sarah Banks Lykins. On July 20, 1957, she married Frank Bowling, who sur . . .
Marvin Willis Phares, 90, of Wolcottville, Ind., died May 25, 2012, at Parkview LaGrange Hospital, LaGrange, Ind. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, in Ligonier, Ind., to Cecil and Frances Ozier Phares. On Feb. 24, 1949, he married Lave . . .
Ethel M. Hamrick, 90, of Decatur, Ind., died at 3:05 p.m. May 26, 2012. She was born Jan. 31, 1922, in Carlsrew, Ill., to George T. and Calley Gross Adams. On Sept. 1, 1951, she married Charles E. Hamrick, who survives. Also . . .
Hasroe Ward, 84, of St. Marys, died at 1:58 p.m. May 25, 2012, at Golden Living Center, St. Marys. He was born Nov. 26, 1927, in Floyd County, Ky., to Joe and Martha "Patsy" Thornsberry Ward. On Oct. 31, 1981, he married Phylli . . .
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