Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Ronald Coleman, 71, Minster, died Oct. 16, 2011, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. He was born Jan. 2, 1940, to Ralph and Margie Beard Coleman. On June 3, 1961, he married Earlene, who survives. Other survivors includ . . .
Merle A. Eckhart, 77, of Amherst and formerly of Willshire, died Oct. 12, 2011, at his home. He was born Jan. 12, 1934, in Toledo, to Charles and Marquerite (Friess) Eckhart. Survivors are his former wife, Betty Eckhart; . . .
Mildred Knoth, 97, formerly of Coldwater, died Oct. 19, 2011, at the Gardens at St. Henry. Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater. Hogenkamp Funeral Home in Coldwater is handling the ar . . .
Bernice Thomas, 91, Celina, died Oct. 18, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Arrangements are being handled by Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .
Richard L. "Rick" Thomes, 55, Wapakoneta, died Oct. 14, 2011, at his home. He was born Sept. 14, 1956, in St. Marys, to John Robert and Jane L. Schmehl Thomes. His father is deceased; his mother survives in St. Marys. Oth . . .
Former Piqua resident Dick Lee Heron, Minster, died at 6:37 p.m. Oct. 17, 2011, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. He was born April 20, 1936, in Piqua, to Stanley and Alma Gump Herron. On Jan. 3, 1953, he married Goldie Tamplin . . .