Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - The longtime director of Mercer County Job and Family Services will retire in August. Dale Borger, 60, who has led the agency for more than 26 years, this week submitted a letter of resignation to county commissioners, . . .
ROCKFORD - Village officials on Tuesday night discussed underage youth illegally driving four-wheelers in town. Mayor Amy Joseph told council members she is tired of fielding complaints about the issue. "These kids are getti . . .
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Rosella M. Gast, 85, Coldwater, died June 27, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. She was born July 14, 1928, in Montezuma, to Theodore and Josephine Bruggeman Dorsten. She married Oliver Gast, who died Feb. 7, 2004. Survi . . .
Fr. John Behen, C.PP.S., 93, died at 8:30 p.m. June 30, 2014, in the infirmary of St. Charles Center, Carthagena. He had been in failing health. He was born Sept. 4, 1920, to Edward and Leona Kelly Behen in Balboa, in the Canal . . .
Rita Craft, 59, Celina, died at 3:56 a.m. July 1, 2014, at Heartland of Centerville, Centerville. She was born April 5, 1955, in Celina to Willie and Martha Tipton Combs, who are deceased. On June 20, 1975, she married William . . .
Don Lee Hilgeman, 79, St. Marys and Holmes Beach, Fla., died at 6:05 a.m. June 27, 2014, at his residence in St. Marys. He was born July 18, 1934, in Portland, Ind., to Fred and Nora Bitzinger Hilgeman. On June 29, 1989, he mar . . .
Irene M. Bender, Carthagena, died July 1, 2014, at her home. Services are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. . . .