Monday, February 3rd, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - Building a public splash pad with water slides is one goal for the Lake Improvement Association this year. The proposed endeavor and several others were announced at the organization's first meeting of 2014 on Saturday . . .
KENTON - The question of the day at Kenton High School on Saturday was if anyone would give Defiance a run for its money at the Western Buckeye League wrestling meet. The answer was no, as Defiance coupled its undefeated regula . . .
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Elizabeth "Betty" Sampson, 82, of St. Marys, died at 9:15 p.m. Jan. 31, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 30, 1931, in St. Marys, to Patrick Richard and Stella Fitzpatrick Kelley. She married James H. Sampso . . .
H. Gene Tester, 65, Wapakoneta, died at 9:25 a.m. Feb. 1, 2014, at his residence. He fought a 5 1/2-year battle with multiple myeloma, and passed away peacefully with his family and close friends at his bedside. He was born Oct . . .
Lester E. Meyer, 69, Coldwater, died Feb. 1, 2014, at his home. He was born Feb. 16, 1944, in Eygpt, to Lawrence and Elsie Bensman Meyer. On Sept. 2, 1967, he married Virginia Brackman in St. Joe, and she died June 6, 2012. S . . .
Melba P. Lowery, 92, St. Marys, died at 2:05 p.m. Feb. 2, 2014, at Auglaize Acres. Arrangements are incomplete at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta. . . .
James Dalton Jr., 78, Celina, died Jan. 23, 2014. Arrangements are being completed with Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .