Archive - 2012 - Obituary
Edward McGillvary, 74, of Celina, died on Saturday, March 31, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on July 13, 1937, in Mendon, to Orville and Dorothy (Skinner) McGillvary, and they preceded him in death.
On Oct. 6, 1962, he married Judy Huwer, and she preceded him in death on Aug. 24, 2002.
He is survived by a son, Brett (Stacy) McGillvary of Celina; three daughters, Deborah McGillvary of Celina, Brenda (Jeff) Severns of Mendon and Susie (Dave) Staugler of Celina; a brother; a sister; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Tandy Mullett, 53, of Cridersville, died at 2:39 a.m. Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health System.
He was born on July 31, 1958, to Dewey and Ethel (Ramey) Mullett, and his mother preceded him in death. His father and stepmother, Dewey and Barbara Jane Mullett, survive in Wapakoneta.
M. Parker McGlothen, 74, of 706 S. Main St., St. Marys, died at 12:48 p.m. Sunday, April, 1, 2012, at his residence.
Funeral arrangements are being completed by the Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, St. Marys.
Mary Joyce Heitkamp, 72, of Minster, died at 2:05 a.m. Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital.
She was born on Nov. 24, 1939, in Minster, to Alfred and Leona (Vallo) Friemering, and they preceded her in death.
On July 9, 1959, in Minster, she married Frank F. Heitkamp, and he survives in Minster.
Jeanne Scott Donovan, 63, of Celina, died at 4:35 a.m. Friday, March 30, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on July 17, 1948, in Kenton, to Walter R. Scott and Eleanor J. Latimer, and they preceded her in death.
She is survived by two daughters, Paula (William) Fischer of St. Marys and Amy J. Menchhofer of Celina; a brother; a sister; five grandchildren; her former son-in-law; her former mother-in-law; many extended friends; her dog.
Funeral services will be held at a later date.
Geraldine Miller, longtime St. Marys resident, current resident of Malibu, Calif., passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 15, 2012, in Santa Monica, Calif., of pulmonary disease.
She was born in Spencerville, to Amy and Gerald Koening, and they preceded her in death.
In 1951, she married William Miller of St. Marys.
Donald G. McName Sr., 82, of Lima, formerly of Buckland, died at 9:27 a.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Koester Pavilion in Troy.
He was born on April 6, 1929, in Buckland, the son of Walter E. and Ruth (Flarida) McName, and they preceded him in death.
Jack Clinton Willeke, 40, of St. Marys, died on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at the Cleveland Clinic.
He was born on Feb. 29, 1972, in Bellefontaine, to Wayne E. Willeke and Lillian Mary (Thaxton) Willeke, and his father preceded him in death. His mother survives him in Bellefontaine.
On Dec. 30, 2000, in New Bremen, he married Kendra Grimm, and she survives.
Dorothy M. Hittepole, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:34 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at her residence.
She was born in Botkins, to Joseph and Clara (Freistuhler) Werling, and they preceded her in death.
On Feb. 17, 1947, she married Chester E. Hittepole Sr., and he preceded her in death on Nov. 21, 2011.
She is survived by two children, Chester E. Hittepole Jr. and Sharon Shoup, both of Wapakoneta; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother; a sister.
Norma Jean Pottorf Whetstone, 88, of Sidney, passed away at 10:38 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012.
Born on March 26, 1924, in Piqua, Norma Jean was a daughter of Alonzo and Pearl (West) Moyer, and they preceded her in death.
She married Robert Pottorf, and he preceded her in death on April 10, 1980. In 1983, she then married Eldon Whetstone, and he preceded her in death on March 5, 2001.