Friday, December 5th, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - Gary Cooper said he was overwhelmed by the media frenzy his two turkeys caused at the White House the day before Thanksgiving. Cooper talked at Thursday's agriculture breakfast meeting about providing the birds for the . . .
VERSAILLES - Minster roared back after spotting Versailles the first 17 points of the game, but the Tigers' Christa Puthoff hit a free throw with 0.7 seconds left in the game to survive with a 46-45 win over the Wildcats in the M . . .
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• Park plan coming together
• New Bremen students premiere broadcast class
• New Bremen, Crown discuss land for wells
• Indiana woman sent to prison for fatal crash
• Only one taker for county's unpaid furlough program
• Verizon service interrupted
• Cardinals finish strong in victory
• Flyers improve to 4-0 with home win over Indians
Lois M. Butcher, 75, passed away Dec. 4, 2014, in Fort Wayne, Ind. She was born in Lima to Richard and Bernice Speckman. She was married to Jack Butcher, who survives in Fort Wayne. Also surviving are two sons, Randy Butcher . . .
Pastor Raymond Barnes, 77, St. Marys, died at 12:35 p.m. Dec. 3, 2014, at his residence. He was born July 29, 1937, in Egan, Tenn., to Robert and Laura Moss Barnes. On Nov. 9, 1959, he married Geraldine Lay, who died Oct. 30, 1 . . .
Rita A. Bergman, 88, Minster, died at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 3, 2014, at Versailles Health Care Center. She was born Nov. 13, 1926, in Minster, to Joseph and Margaret Reising Melcher. On June 5, 1948, in Minster, she married LeRoy F. B . . .
Donald L. Brotherwood, 85, St. Marys, died at 4:23 p.m. Dec. 3, 2014, at his residence. He was born May 26, 1929, in Van Wert, to John and Ada Brotherwood. On April 4, 1953, in Portland, Ind., he married Mary Ann Brotherwood, w . . .
Margaret M. Hight, 92, St. Marys, died at 1:53 p.m. Dec. 3, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, following a short illness. She was born July 6, 1922, in South Bend, Ind., to John W. and Sarah Cross Ke . . .