Archive - Oct 2012 - Obituary
Paul Thomas Bost, 73, of Celina, died at 2:17 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, N.Y.
He was born on March 11, 1939, in Florida, Ohio, to Florence (Smith) Ludeman and Donald Bost Sr., and they preceded him in death.
In May 1961, he married Shirley Toth, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 1, 1962. On June 24, 1963, he married Mary Ann Rohr, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 14, 2001.
Alice L. Smith, 92, of St. Marys, died at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home in Wapakoneta.
She was born on Oct. 12, 1920, in St. Marys, to John and Catherine (Kauffman) Dock, and they preceded her in death.
Survivors include two granddaughters; a great-grandson; her caregivers.
She was preceded in death her husband, Carl Smith; two sons, John (Christine) Smith and Carl Smith Jr.
Donald “Romie” Frilling, 79, of 211 N. Eastern Ave., St. Henry, on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.
He was born on March 7, 1933, in Fort Loramie, to William and Amelia (Luthman) Frilling, and they preceded him in death.
On Oct. 8, 1955, in Osgood, he married Mildred (Hoelscher), and she survives in St. Henry.
Vivian L. “Vi” Harmon, 84, of St. Marys, died at 7:13 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at Otterbein St. Marys.
Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, St. Marys.
Marilyn J. Wallace, 78, of Wapakoneta, died at 4:23 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born on Sept. 10, 1934, in Pusheta Township, Auglaize County, the daughter of Millard and Hilda (Schweitzer) Koenig, and they preceded her in death.
On June 11, 1955, she married Robert L. Wallace, and he preceded her in death on July 1, 1993.
Dorothy M. Stover, 88, of 523 N. Mill St., Celina, died at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
She was born on July 7, 1924, in Celina, to Albert and Nora (Fortman) Mersman, and they preceded her in death.
On June 21, 1947, she married William Alvin Stover Sr., and he preceded her in death on May 2, 2005.
Survivors include her sons, William “Bill” (Janet) Stover of Celina and Bob (Helen) Stover of Celina; a daughter, Mary Jane Stover of Cincinnati; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Nancy Ruth Hendricks, 71, of Celina, died on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on June 26, 1941, in St. Marys, to James Smith Casperson and Alma Christina (Lehman) Casperson, and they preceded her in death.
On July 14, 1961, she married Louis Hendricks, and he preceded her in death on April 22, 1990.
Robert Calvin Longsworth, 88, passed away from this life on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at the Gardens of Wapakoneta, surrounded by his loving family.
Robert was born on Oct. 23, 1924, in Auglaize County in Moulton Township, the son of Lloyd and Esther (Badertscher) Longworth, and they preceded him in death.
On April 9, 1947, he married Bernice J. Nuss, and she preceded him in death on Aug. 5, 2006.
Karen N. Gilliam, 50, of Wapakoneta, died at 5:10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Oct. 10, 1962, in Indianapolis, Ind., to John and Priscilla (Ashlock) Reiboldt, and her father preceded her in death. Her mother survives her in Indianapolis, Ind.
Karen Gillum, 50, of Wapakoneta, died on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at her residence. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.