Friday, November 28th, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - The Menards store and parking lot were packed with shoppers eager to get Black Friday deals at 5:30 a.m. today to kick off the Christmas shopping season. Many shoppers said they look forward to the annual excitement whil . . .
WASHINGTON - A feathered Mercer County native received a pardon Wednesday when President Barack Obama spared Cheese from the Thanksgiving dinner table. Cole Cooper raised two presidential turkeys from a flock he kept in a speci . . .
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William C. Dorsten, 82, St. Marys, died at 12:55 a.m. Nov. 26, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born March 30, 1932, in St. Marys on the farm where he lived most of his life, to Matt and Ida . . .
Lucille M. Droesch, 91, Chickasaw, died Nov. 25, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 6, 1923, in Cassella to the late Peter and Sophia Speck Ranly. On Oct. 9, 1946, in Cassella, she married Bernard "Ben" Droes . . .
Verna M. Hesse, 86, St. Marys, died at 1:45 p.m. Nov. 25, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born March 21, 1928, in Daisy, Ark., to Joseph and Millie Kizziak Rasberry. Surviving are four c . . .
Richard E. Langenkamp, 91, St. Henry, died Nov.27, 2014, at Mercer Health, Coldwater. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry. . . .
Jeanette Morrissey, 85, Coldwater, died Nov. 27, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Henry Catholic Church, St. Henry. Arrangements are being handled by Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Col . . .
Lela Peltier, 82, Montezuma, died Nov. 26, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. . . .
Carolyn Pape, 86, New Bremen, died at 4 a.m. Nov. 26, 2014, at Elmwood Assisted Living, New Bremen. She was born Feb. 20, 1928, in Darke County, to the late Edward and Emma Trittschuh Schilling. On May 12, 1951, she married Dav . . .