Archive - Aug 24, 2011 - Obituary
Bertha M. King, 96, of Lima, died at 9:05 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at Otterbein Nursing Home in Cridersville.
She was born on Oct. 3, 1914, in New Bremen, to Henry and Emma (Solemann) Schowe, and they preceded her in death.
On Aug. 12, 1939, she married Walter L. King, and he preceded her in death on May 4, 2003.
She is survived by a daughter, Gloria (Donald) Olson of Bonsall, Calif.; a sister-in-law, Elizabeth King of Fremont.
Victor “Vic” Woodall, 72, of St. Marys, died at 5:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on Aug. 14, 1939, in Troy, to Robert E. and Jennie (Sharits) Woodall, and they preceded him in death.
His wife of 47 years, Vicke (Davis) Woodall, survives him.
He is also survived by his brother-in-law; two sisters-in-law; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Vic was preceded in death by a brother; a brother-in-law.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserve.
Susan L. Warner, 52, of 207 S. Franklin St., New Bremen, died on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at her residence of natural causes.
She was born on May 19, 1959, in St. Marys, the daughter of Karl and Evelyn (Gieseke) Warner.
She is survived by a sister.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen, with the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating.
Burial will follow in the German Protestant Cemetery in New Bremen.
The family will receive friends one hour before services at the funeral home.
Eric W. Evans, 48, of Clover, S.C., formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Davis Regional Medical Center, from injuries suffered a single vehicle accident Monday morning.
He was born on Sept. 29, 1962, in Lima, the son of Thomas D. and Virginia (Bogart) Evans. His mother survives in Wapakoneta, along with his stepmother, Sandy Evans. His father and his stepfather, James Sockrider, both preceded him in death.