Thursday, January 9th, 2014 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Evelyn L. Donovan, 95, formerly of Celina, passed away at 8:30 p.m. Jan 6, 2014, at the Swiss Village in Berne, Ind. She was born Dec. 10, 1918, in Chattanooga, to Phillip and Mary Brehm Strabel. On June 22, 1940, she married C . . .
Patricia Jane Findley, 89, Casa Grande, Ariz., formerly of Celina, passed away at 10:20 p.m. Dec. 19, 2013, at Emeritus of Chandler in Chandler, Ariz. She was born Dec. 27, 1923, in Van Wert, to Francis and Pearl Tomlinson Scot . . .
Margery Allen Grossman, 91, formerly of Dayton, died at 1:30 p.m.. Jan. 7, 2014, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Nov. 12, 1922, in Bourneville, to Abraham and Ina Helsel Allen, and resided near Londond . . .
Marilyn L. Vander Horst Monroe, 86, Dayton, ended her journey on Earth at Hospice of Dayton, surrounded by her family, on Jan. 5, 2014. She gracefully battled Alzheimers' for many years. Her husband of 62 years, Paul E. Monroe, . . .
Daniel Wayne Pool, 51, Celina, died Jan. 3, 2014, at his residence. He was born April 7, 1962, in Long Beach, Calif., to Gene Pool and Beverly Cantwil Pool Ahrens. Survivors include three brothers, Gene (Vickie) Pool, Van Wer . . .
Martha Catharine Rockwell, 88, Portland, Ind., passed away Jan. 6, 2013, at her residence. She was born in Jay County, Ind., on Oct. 11, 1925, to Fred and Lena Roser Brumm. On July 1, 1945, she married Levon Rockwell, who survi . . .
Timothy G. Smelser, 69, Summerville, S.C., formerly of Celina, passed away at 9:12 p.m. Dec. 28, 2013, at Trident Medical Center, Charleston, S.C. He was born Aug. 1, 1944, in Celina, to Gordon and Ruth Runyon Smelser. Surviv . . .
Jerry L. Speckman, 78, St. Marys, died at 2:35 a.m. Jan. 8 , 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, with his wife and children at his bedside. He was born Nov. 10, 1935, in St. Marys, to Fred J. and Flor . . .
Shirley A. Vore, 59, of London, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Jan. 1, 2014. She was born Aug. 25, 1954, in Muncie, Ind., to the Rev. Earl and Iva Mae Ringley Vore, who preceded her in death. Survivors include four s . . .