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Friday, April 3rd, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
ST. MARYS - Any student, anytime, anywhere, that's mobile learning; and this school district is aiming in that direction. This morning it got a big boost from a national communication provider. Verizon Wireless distributed . . .
ROCKFORD - In the span of 48 hours, the Parkway softball team has gone from the lowest of lows to the highest of highs. Just two days ago, the Panthers were a victim of a walk-off home run by St. Marys, but on Thursday, Parkway . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Bids sought for nearly $500,000 Carthagena Road widening job
• Fort woman tells of work as combat medic
• Concerned parents attend Minster BOE meeting
• County receives high number of work bids
• Palms revive Easter week history in area churches
• Cavaliers bunt home winning run in eighth
• Brockly powers Celina to victory
Local Obituaries
Robert S. Bertke, 72, 4730 Fort Loramie-Swanders Road, Minster, died April 1, 2009, at his residence. He was born Aug. 22, 1936, in Wendelin, to Edmund and Marcella Post Bertke. On May 30, 1967, he married Mary Ellen "Myrt" Alb . . .
Former Minster resident Evelyn Conner, 90, died at 7 a.m. April 2, 2009, at The Grand Court, Dayton. She was born Sept. 10, 1918, in Minster to Elmer and Mabel Sevrin Chambers. She married Robert L. Conner, who died Aug. 12, 19 . . .
John J. Leopard, 85, of Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater, died at 7 p.m. April 2, 2009, at the home. He was born Sept. 12, 1923, in Dayton, to Robert and Lanora Stober Leopard. On June 26, 1948, he married Mary Ann Heuin . . .
Jan Keith Merder, 70, of Tellico Village, Tenn., died April 2, 2009, at his home. He was born Feb. 5, 1939, Jasper, Ind., to Kenneth Karl and Adelaid Willis. His mother survives in Sullivan, Ind. In 1962, he married Joy Buckner . . .
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