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Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
The emerald ash borer first identified in Ohio in 2003 is wreaking havoc locally, forcing officials to remove hundreds of dead and potentially dangerous trees from parks and public rights of way. Most communities are removing t . . .
ST. MARYS - New utility lines will be installed north along St. Marys River Road to U.S. 33 at the request of two property owners. At Monday's regular council meeting, city law director Kraig Noble said the well shared by the . . .
CARTHAGENA - The Mercer County Elks was loaded with high school golfers on Monday. In boys competition, Fort Recovery, St. Henry and Botkins clashed in a tri-match, while St. John's met Coldwater in Midwest Athletic Conference . . .
Print and E-Edition Only News Stories
• Celina council OKs wage boost for seasonal workers
• Village departments need space
• Township funding formula clears another hurdle
• Marion board OKs tax abatement for expansion
• Group forming to promote local arts
• Village of little help to resident dealing with problem neighbors
• St. Henry council OKs grant, loan applications for street work
• Celina ends dry spell with shutout victory
• Hot start by MAC could result in more playoff teams
• Coldwater spikers top Van Wert, improve to 10-2
Local Obituaries
Agnes V. Schmerge, 60, St. Marys, passed away peacefully at 6:35 a.m. Sept. 8, 2014, at Heritage Manor, Minster. She was born March 5, 1954, in St. Marys, to Alvin and Dolores Otting Schulze. On May 14, 1977, she married Jim Sc . . .
Patrick C. Grieshop, 62, Greenville, and formerly of Osgood, passed away at 11:15 a.m. Sept. 7, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center. He was born March 17, 1952, in Coldwater, to Charles J. and Mary A. Luebke Grieshop. He is sur . . .
Bryan A. Schlater, 30, North Star, died at 6:35 a.m. Sept. 8, 2014, at his home. He was born April 8, 1984, in Coldwater, to Ronald and Karen Bensman Schlater, who survive in St. Henry. On March 7, 2009, in Chickasaw, he marrie . . .
Carol Jean Graves, 80, St. Marys, died at 6 p.m. Sept. 7, 2014, at the St. Marys Living Center. She was born June 10, 1934, the daughter of Herbert H. and Viola Bollenbacher Kuhn. Surviving are two sons, Mike Graves, Muscatin . . .
Harry E. Brewer, 76, New Bremen, died at 12:21 p.m. Sept. 8, 2014, at his residence. He was born Sept. 20, 1937, in New Bremen, the son of Robert W. and Lidwina Stegeman Brewer. On July 7, 1956, he married Ruth Kitzmiller, who . . .
J. "Henry" Gurney, 47, New Bremen, died Sept. 6, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton. Arrangements are pending with Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .
Robert P. Koch, 92, St. Marys, died at 11 p.m. Sept. 7, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born Jan. 10, 1922, in Wapakoneta, to Gus and Ann Kachelreis Koch. On April 26, 1945, he married Jean . . .
Douglas E. Hassan, 63, Celina, passed away at 12:11 p.m. Sept. 8, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, after an extended illness. He was born Jan. 13, 1951, in Coldwater, to Lowell E. and Pauline Axe H . . .
Diana G. Hagan, 69, Houston, died unexpectedly Sept. 8, 2014, in the emergency department of Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. She was born Dec. 16, 1944, in St. Marys, the daughter of Jack and Karma Wyatt Campbell. Survivors . . .
Steven W. Quigg, 54, Rockford, and formerly of Toledo, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Sept. 9, 2014, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center of Van Wert. Services are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina. . . .
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