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Monday, August 6th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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MENDON - A 20-month-old Mendon boy drowned Friday night in a backyard swimming pool at his home. Evan Quinn, the son of James and Karen (Depweg) Quinn, 312 S. Washington St., was rushed to Joint Township District Memorial Hospi . . .
Mercer County Sheriff's Deputy Chad Fortkamp has been suspended without pay for 45 days after the department's K-9 unit Zak died Wednesday from excessive heat after being unattended in a patrol car. Fortkamp struggled to mainta . . .
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Local Obituaries
Joan Groff, 92, formerly of North Star, died on Aug. 2, 2012, at Rest Haven Nursing Home, Greenville. She was born Jan. 5, 1920, in North Star, to Leo and Zita Grilliot Stammen. On May 17, 1941, she married Val Groff, who died . . .
Gerald "Jake" Homan, 73, Fort Recovery, died Aug. 4, 2012, at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney. He was born March 8, 1939, in Celina, to Anthony and Ida Schulte Homan. On Oct. 19, 1963, he married Delores Heckman, who survive . . .
Phyllis E. Cox, 83, New Bremen, died at 6:55 a.m. Aug. 4, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. She was born Feb. 12, 1929, in Springfield to Forrest and Willa Hall McCaughey. On July 3, 1948, she married James Cox, who d . . .
Mark A. Borger, 56, Celina, died 2:30 p.m. Aug. 3, 2012, at Kindred Hospital in Lima. He was born June 14, 1956, in Celina, to Alfred "Haps" and Dorothy Wendel Borger, who are deceased. Surviving are a brother, Wayne (Trudy) . . .
Cleopha "Cleo" R. Strete, 91, of Otterbein Cridersville and formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 7:15 p.m. Aug. 4, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. She was born March 15, 1921, in St. Henry to Louis and Anna Selhorst Lang . . .
Evan A. Quinn, 20 months, Mendon, died Aug. 3, 2012, at his home. He was born Nov. 23, 2010, in Coldwater to James and Karen Depweg Quinn, who survive. Also surviving are two brothers, Mason and Aiden Quinn, both of Mendon, a . . .
Wayne Heindel, 75, Rockford, died 5:50 p.m. Aug. 3, 2012, at Van Wert County Hospital, Van Wert. He was born March 7, 1937, in Celina, to Ted and Lucille Hone Heindel. On June 21, 1959, he married Doris Heidt, who survives. A . . .
Martha M. Rosenbeck, 88, formerly of Chickasaw and New Bremen, died 2:55 a.m. Aug. 5, 2012, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. Funeral arrangements are pending at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen. . . .
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