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Thursday, December 27th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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While good news for some, the coming increase in minimum wage usually means higher prices for consumers. On Jan. 1, Ohio's minimum wage is set to increase 15 cents per hour to $7.85. Tipped employees will receive an 8 cent incr . . .
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• Six inches of snow fell locally
• Many streets, water lines need work
• Sons repeating their fathers' success on basketball court
Local Obituaries
Viola M. Roettger, 98, Botkins, died at 8:20 p.m. Dec. 24, 2012, at Elmwood of New Bremen. She was born May 27, 1914, in Washington Township, Auglaize County, to Edward H. and Caroline Fledderjohann Arnett. On Sept. 8, 1940, sh . . .
Marilyn C. Grieshop, 67, Yorkshire, died at 7:18 p.m. Dec. 25, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born March 4, 1945, in Osgood, to Elmer and Leona Brackman Tuente. Her mother survives in New Bremen; her fath . . .
Virginia Ann Hoelscher, 89, New Knoxville, died at 1:40 p.m. Dec. 26, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Jan. 21, 1923, in Wapakoneta to John and Rose Burk Pitthan. On April 13, 1946, sh . . .
Priscilla "Pat" Sekel, 83, St. Marys, died at 1:20 p.m. Dec. 25, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Dec. 23, 1929, in Kent to Mark and Anna Novak Babarick. On Aug. 28, 1954, she married . . .
Thomas R. O'Reilly, 54, North Star, died at 3:50 p.m. Dec. 25, 2012, at his home after a four-year battle with ALS. He was born July 19, 1958, in St. Marys to Leo and Norma Prenger O'Reilly, who survive in Minster. On Oct. 26, . . .
Jerry Yaney, 69, St. Marys, died Dec. 26, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
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