Friday, December 5th, 2014 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
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 . . .