additional archive navigation at bottom
Friday, October 5th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Mercer County Democrats have recommended that Celina City Councilman Bill Sell fill the board of election seat recently vacated by Mark Uhlenhake. At a party meeting this week, members of the combined central and executive comm . . .
ST. HENRY - The high school volleyball postseason doesn't begin for another 11 days, but Redskin Gymnasium had a tournament atmosphere on Thursday night when rivals Coldwater and St. Henry faced off in a Midwest Athletic Conferen . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• More cover crop planting reported across county
• Celina man charged with raping 16-year-old
• Area man charged for stealing laptop computers
• Commissioners OK sheriff's new software
• Commissioners set rules for sewer district
• Gypsy pastor visits couple who helped his community
• Coldwater's girls edge Minster
• Flyers earn three-game sweep over Wildcats
• Golfers shutout of state berths
Local Obituaries
Clara Adams, 98, Celina, died Oct. 4, 2012, at her residence. W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina, is handling arrangements. . . .
Brenda K. Fischer, 59, St. Marys, died Oct. 1, 2012, at her residence. Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys, is handling arrangements. . . .
Mary Agnes Glass, 92, formerly of Wapakoneta, died Sept. 24, 2012, in Clearwater, Fla. She was born in Wapakoneta to Homer and Agnes Krieger. She married Otto W. Glass, who survives. Also surviving are three children, Marcia . . .
Lester A. Heyne, 84, Coldwater, died Sept. 30, 2012, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. He was born Aug. 10, 1928, in Mercer County, to Frank and Alvina Reier Heyne. He married Rita Braun, who survives. Also surviving ar . . .
Margaret Jean "Peg" Hodge, 77, Rockford, died at 12:57 p.m. Oct. 2, 2012, at her home. She was born Aug. 18, 1935, to Lester James and Mary Elizabeth Lutz Simon. On May 29, 1969, she married Robert Hodge, who died Jan. 31, 1996 . . .
Evelyn B. Shellabarger, 86, Celina, died at 11:08 p.m. Oct. 3, 2012, at the Gardens of Celina. She was born Jan. 19, 1926, in Mercer County to Harry O. and Jennie Woods Wagner. On June 2, 1951, she married Loyell R. Shellabarge . . .
Gertrude E. Ripploh, 90, Minster, died at 8:10 p.m. Oct. 3, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. She was born Sept. 20, 1922, in Colifax, Ill., to Richard and Stella Fitzpatrick Kelley. She married her first husband R . . .
Local Pictures
local picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picture
a_d
Thursday Night
23°
Cloudy
11%
Friday
33°
Cloudy
12%
Friday Night
26°
Mostly Cloudy
2%
Saturday
35°
Mostly Cloudy
2%
Saturday Night
25°
Mostly Cloudy
1%
Sunday
38°
Mostly Cloudy
9%
Sunday Night
28°
Mostly Cloudy
18%
Monday
40°
Chance Rain
36%
Monday Night
35°
Chance Rain
52%
Tuesday
44°
Rain Likely
55%
Tuesday Night
32°
Snow Likely
55%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d