Archive - Nov 30, 2012 - Obituary
Larry R. Vernatt, 59, of Celina, died on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on Sept. 25, 1953, in Garden City, Mich. to George and Grace Dewald.
Survivors include his wife, Terry Walker-Vernatt of Celina; a son, Charles Vernatt of Celina; three grandchildren, Tyler Vernatt, Destiny Vernatt and Cecelia Vernatt; three sisters, Barbara Dewald of Garden City, Mich., Lori Dewald of Garden City, Mich. and Beth Dewald of New York, N.Y.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother; a sister.
Della Ellen Anderson, 94, of Van Wert, died at 6:18 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Van Wert County Hospital.
She was born on March 14, 1918, in Parma, Mo., the daughter of Laura (Riggs) and Leonard Martin, both of whom preceded her in death.
On April 21, 1945, she married Sidney E. Anderson, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 9, 1992.
Stanley E. Hertenstein, 86, of New Bremen died on Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at 11:30 a.m. following a brief illness at Lima Memorial Hospital in Lima.
He was born on March 4, 1926, near St. Marys.
He was the son of Lance A. and Mary E. (McConnell) Hertenstein. On June 4, 1949, he married Dorothy M. Nuesmeyer, who preceded him in death on May 4, 2010.
Maureen Landreman, 71, of Butler Township, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. She was born in St. Marys on April 29, 1941, to Lawrence Hart and Edith (Fark) McMillin, who preceded her in death.
Maureen graduated from Memorial High School in St. Marys and was awarded a scholarship to attend the Columbus College of Art & Design, where she honed her artistic skills. She retired from the Wright State School of Medicine as an administrative assistant.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Geannine Johnson.
Ruth E. Leugers, 88, of St. Marys died at 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on May 15, 1924, in Celina to Edmund J. and Frances K. (Meyer) Pax.
On Nov. 20, 1946, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Celina, OH she married Lloyd “Louie” Leugers, who preceded her in death on April 5, 2001.
Ethel Jean Brewer, 71, of 712 W. North St., St. Marys, died at the Lima Memorial Hospital Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, after a brief illness. Ethel was born Feb. 26, 1941, in Sneedville, Tenn. the daughter of Norman and Grace (Cinnamon) Mullins.
Her father died shortly after Ethel was born, and she was lovingly raised by her mother and stepfather, Reuben Standifer.
She married Dean A. Brewer on Dec. 10, 1957, in Sneedville and on May 31, 2011, he preceded her in death.
Richard H. Brackman, 90, of 1528 State Route 716, Maria Stein, died at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center.
He was born on June 6, 1922, in Maria Stein to Vincent H. Brackman and Rosa E. Bohman, who preceded him in death.