Saturday, March 1st, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CARTHAGENA - The Rev. Leonard Kostka holds a century of wisdom but still has some questions. He wonders why people fight to live longer when heaven offers a perfect existence. Ironically, he's still enjoying life - and sports . . .
LIMA - Things went right for Celina in the first half against Bath. Solid passing and strong shooting had the Bulldogs up 27-24 at the half of the Division II sectional final. Second half, Taren Sullivan found his shooting touc . . .
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• Post wins twice to earn podium spot
• Cavs fall in semifinals
• Redskins advance in tournament
Joan C. Heckman, 92, formerly of Minster, died at 3:15 p.m. Feb. 27, 2014, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born May 30, 1921, in Wapakoneta to the late Anthony and Cora Fisher Heinl. She married Robert J . . .
Mary L. Niemeyer, 85, Wapakoneta, died at 5:10 p.m. Feb. 27, 2014, at her residence following a short illness. She was born Feb. 23, 1929, in Lima to John and Dorothy Fike Rohr. She married Robert Niemeyer on Nov. 7, 1949, and . . .
Bernice Rehmert, 74, Union City, passed away Feb. 26, 2014, at Reid Hospital, Richmond, Ind. She was born Feb. 12, 1940, in Himyar, Ky., to the late Everett and Lucy Gray Garland Sr. She leaves to cherish her memory her husba . . .
Effie E. "Tiny" Smith, 85, Fort Recovery, died Feb. 27, 2014, at Persimmon Ridge, Portland, Ind. She was born Nov. 25, 1928, in Muncie, Ind. to the late Alfred and Dora Staggs Smith. On March 13, 1971, she married Ray Smith, wh . . .
William N. Snider, 70, Mendon, passed away Feb. 27, 2014, at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He was born Oct. 1, 1943, in Celina to Lyle Edson and Esther Webb Snider. His mother preceded him in death, and his f . . .