Archive - 2012 - Obituary
Floyd Wayne Highley, 92, of 9258 Hoenie Rd. in Celina, passed away at 3:10 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford.
He was born on Aug. 27, 1920, in Celina to Simmeon and Pearl (Cook) Highley, who preceded him in death.
On Feb. 23, 1946, he married Margaret (Kuhn), who lives in Celina. Also surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Randy and Kim HIghley of Celina, Doug and Becci Highley of Celina; one daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Bud Schoenleben of Celina; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.
Sharon S. Dues, 59, of Portland, Ind., died on Tuesday Nov. 27, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Feb. 18, 1953, in Coldwater to parents Frederick J. Rammel and Delma L. Speck, who survives in Celina.
On July 29, 1972, she married Joseph H. Dues in Sharpsburg, and he survives.
Pauline D. Deerhake, 84, of 17226 N. 130th Ave., in Sun City West, Ariz., died at 10:19 p.m. Thursday Nov. 22, 2012, in Sun City.
She was born Dec. 6, 1927, in Wapakoneta to parents Joseph and Daisy (Beeler) Howard.
She married Rueben Deerhake on May 10, 1947, and he survives at the residence.
She was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers and two sisters.
Pauline was a 1946 graduate of Blume High School in Wapakoneta.
Larry D. Schwarck, 73, of 202 E. German St., New Knoxville, died at 6:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center following a brief illness.
He was born Dec. 20, 1938, in St. Marys, the son of Carl and Amanda (Waltz) Schwarck.
He married Joann Warner on Oct. 25, 1958 and she preceded him in death on Dec. 3, 2002.
John Henry “Jack” Walter, 70, of Delphos and formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 8:07 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Vancrest Health Care Center of Delphos, where he had been a resident for seven years.
He was born on Jan. 7, 1942, in Wapakoneta, a son of William and Florence Hemmert Walter, who preceded him in death.
On May 19, 1990 he married Clara Balster Brown, who survives in Delphos.
Dorsey G. Vulgamott, 71, of Lima, resident of the Lima Manor, died at 3:58 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at the St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on Feb. 1, 1941, in Spencerville to parents Freddie G. and Laura Emily Hiler Vulgamott, who preceded him in death.
In 1958, he first married Gwendoln Lutterbeck, who preceded him in death in 2010.
His second marriage was to Glenna E. “Lou” Young on March 5, 1971, and she preceded him in death on March 14, 1994.
Gladys Barnes Scales, 90, of Celina, died on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born on April 15, 1922, in Somerset, Ky. to parents Henry and Rushia Lewis Barnes.
On June 14, 1947, she married James Thomas Scales, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 24, 1996.
Rudolph J. Quinter, 97, of 2215 Eiting Road, Minster, died at 11:10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence.
He was born June 19, 1915 in Cranberry Prairie to Joseph and Philomena (Huwer) Quinter.
On June 28, 1941, he married Agnes M. Sanders and she preceded him in death on June 3, 2008.
Rickey E. Isbell, 45, of 200 Knoxville Ave., St. Marys, died suddenly at 3:05 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born May 4, 1967, in Auburn, Ind., the son of Douglas and Mary (Vanwarner) Isbell.
He married Leanna Frese on Dec. 7, 1999, and she survives at the residence.
Gale Dianne Sager Williams, 59, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of New Knoxville, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Tampa following an extended illness.
She was born on Aug. 3, 1953, in Lima, to Henry and Ellen Rose Eichacker Sager, who survive in New Knoxville.Gale Dianne Sager Williams, 59, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of New Knoxville, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Tampa following an extended illness.
She was born on Aug. 3, 1953, in Lima, to Henry and Ellen Rose Eichacker Sager, who survive in New Knoxville.