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Thursday, June 5th, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - They came, they saw, they stayed. That's how plumbing supply giant Ferguson Enterprises chose to invest more than $15 million in a distribution center east of Celina, according to Ohio Gov. John Kasich. "The communit . . .
Jodi Borges hasn't heaved a shot put or spun a discus at the high school level for more than 15 years, but her name and records have withstood the test of time since she left Minster in 1998, where she established herself as the . . .
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• Some lawmakers target Common Core
• Progress made, but no cure yet for Alzheimer's
• No more chances: Judge sends heroin addict to prison
• Local men face drug charges
• Big-time acts rock smalltown festival
• Wildcats ready for Bearcats
• Area athletes strive for top finishes
• Van Wert County All-Star game to be held June 13
• Area well represented in All-Ohio balloting
Local Obituaries
Susan Binion, 66, Celina, formerly of Genoa, went to be with the Lord after a long illness at 11:15 a.m. June 1, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born July 9, 1947, in Toledo, to Steve Michael and Betty Howell Balazs . . .
David W. Hawkey, 58, St. Marys, died June 2, 2014, at OSU/Wexner Medical Center, Columbus. He was born Sept. 20, 1955, in St. Marys, to Orville and Betty (Slemmons) Hawkey. On July 16, 1988, he married Ann M. Jones at Holy Rosa . . .
Local committal services for Mendon natives. John C. Kinkley, Evelyn Kinkley and James W. Kinkley have been planned. All three passed away in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where they had resided. John Kinkley, 87, died Sept. 6, 20 . . .
Joan M. Schoenherr, 86, Coldwater, died June 3, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. She was born Sept. 20, 1927, in Celina, to August and Mary Moeder Jutte. On June 17, 1950, she married Joseph Schoenherr at St. Peter Cathol . . .
Don Joseph Vondrell, 84, passed away May 30, 2014, at Vitas Hospice. He was born in St. Henry to Albert and Elanora Vondrell. On July 7, 1951, he married Ruth Anne Kohnen of Celina, who survives. They relocated to Cocoa, Fla. . . .
Dwight L. "Hoolie" Custer, 100, Rockford, died at 5:20 p.m. June 1, 2014, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, where he had been a patient for a short time. No service is planned. Memorial contributions can be directed to the Rockfo . . .
Jane Wilkins, 76, Celina, passed away at 2:15 p.m. on June 2, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born April 7, 1938, in Celina, to Franklin "Buzz" and Rita Fischer Wise. She married Ned Wilkins, who preceded her . . .
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