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Friday, November 8th, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ROCKFORD - For the first time ever, one influential Rockford resident was named both person- and business owner of the year by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. Mike Bruns, owner of Mike Bruns Plumbing Heating, 132 W. Market St . . .
Robb Hemmelgarn spoke to a group of former local volleyball head coaches to get their insight into how volleyball has evolved through the years. Today's story is the final of a four-part series. Preparing for an appearance in . . .
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• Farmers install numerous water quality practices
• Prosecutor wants appeal dismissed in weapons case
• Ag pollution issue resolved
• Flyers knock off unbeaten Panthers in four games
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Local Obituaries
Betty Lengerich, 80, St. Marys, died unexpectedly at 5:45 a.m. Nov. 7, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born March 31, 1933, in St. Marys, to Arthur and Viola Osterfeld Klosterman. On May 1 . . .
Velma A. Heitbrink, 87, Maria Stein, died at 7:37 p.m. Nov. 6, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born Sept. 26, 1926, in Maria Stein, to Frederick and Stella Holdheide Clune. On Aug. 17, 1946, she ma . . .
Catherine Marguerite "Marge" Fleming Akerman, 97, formerly of Ohio City, departed this world to be with the Lord at noon on Nov. 7, 2013, at The Laurels of Shane Hill. She was born June 21, 1916, in Jackson Township, Allen Coun . . .
Ronald James Dirksen, 64, New Weston, passed away at 11:10 a.m. Nov. 6, 2013, at his residence. He was born Jan. 30, 1949 in Mercer County to Gregory and Elizabeth Wilkinson Dirksen. On April 4, 1970, he married Marilyn M. Treo . . .
Anthony "Tony" M. Feltz, 77, St. Henry, died at 10:20 a.m. Nov. 7, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Sept. 25, 1936, in St. Henry to Oscar and Anna Heinrichs Feltz. On Nov. 5, 1960, he married El . . .
Tony K. Miller, 60, Louisville, Ky. and formerly of Greenville, passed away at 3:12 a.m. Nov. 6, 2013, at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville, Ky. He was born April 22, 1953, in Greenville to the late Keith E. and Edris Arlene . . .
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