Marion Local High School mourns loss of teacher and coach

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MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) – The Marion Local School district has lost a beloved teacher and coach.

Dan Thobe died of a brain tumor Saturday at his home.

He was a math teacher and track and football coach at Marion Local High School.

Thobe was also a former coach at Vandalia-Butler and played football for the University of Dayton.

Classes at the high school will be canceled Wednesday so that staff and students can attend his funeral.

Dan was 46.

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