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March 15th

Mary Susan Mitchell, 92

March 15, 2013

Mary Susan Mitchell, 92, of rural Lima, died on Thursday, March 14, 2013, in her daughter’s home, Mary (Charles) McPheron, west of Lima.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home in Spencerville, where friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Jessalyn L. Miller, 92

March 15, 2013

Jessalyn L. Miller, 92, formerly of 228 N. Cherry St. in St. Marys, died at 3:40 a.m. Thursday, March 14, 2013, at the Miller House in Celina.

She was born on Sept. 4, 1920, in Wapakoneta, to Vernon O. and Emma M. (Rohrbach) Miars.

On May 6, 1938, in Portland, Ind., she married Wiley Wayne Miller, who died on Oct. 23, 1991.

Doyle M. Lhamon, 88

March 15, 2013

Doyle M. Lhamon, 88, of 875 Meadow Lane in St. Marys, died on Thursday, March 14, 2013, at JTDM Hospital in St. Marys.

He was born on May 14, 1924, in Marion, to Clarence and Magdalena (Loegel) Lhamon.

He was first married to Doris M. Howell, who died on July 13, 1975. He later married Mary Elizabeth Fiebelkorn, who survives.

Harvey J. Schmiesing, 85

March 15, 2013

Harvey J. Schmiesing, 85, of 11755 Brandewie Road, Fort Loramie, died at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at his home.

He was born on April 1, 1927, in Minster, to the late John and Rose (Sommer) Schmiesing.

He married Viona Prenger on Oct. 18, 1950, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Egypt.  She survives in Egypt.

He is also survived by a son, Paul Schmiesing and Beth Berning, Egypt; daughter Kathy and Lester Tobe, Egypt; three grandchildren; a great-grandson; a sister; a brother; two sisters-in-law.

March 14th

Hazel M. Fireoved, 91

March 14, 2013

Hazel M. Fireoved, 91, of Mendon, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Colonial Nursing Center, Rockford.

She was born on Aug. 16, 1921, in Center Township, Mercer County, to parents Purn Ray and Rhoda Hannah Newcomb Copeland.

She married Lawrence Delbert Donovan on Aug. 16, 1940, and he preceded her in death in 1949.

She married Wayne Eugene Fireoved on May 30, 1956, and he survives.

Albert F. Freytag, 87

March 14, 2013

Albert F. Freytag, 87, of 2233 State Route 362, Minster, died at 10:23 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Joint Township Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. 

He was born on Nov. 21, 1925, in Fort Loramie, to the late Albert and Amelia (Boerger) Freytag.

He married Marjorie M. “Marj” DeLaet on June 12, 1948, at St. Michael Catholic Church, Fort Loramie.  She survives in Minster. 

Virgil E. Anspaugh, 95

March 14, 2013

Virgil E. Anspaugh, 95, of Mendon, died on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford, of natural causes.

He was born on April 21, 1917, in Berne, Ind., to parents Edward and Sarah Wendel Anspaugh, both of whom preceded him in death.

On June 10, 1937, he married Charlotte Shope, who preceded him in death on June 7, 2009.

He is survived by a son, Floyd and Dorothy Anspaugh of Mendon; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren.

Dewaine E. Byerley, 78

March 14, 2013

Dewaine E. Byerley, 78, of St. Marys, died at 3:35 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at St. Marys Living Center.

 He was born on Feb. 7, 1935, in Celina, to William A. and Florence M. (Cook) Byerley.

 On Nov. 10, 1956, in St. Marys, he married Shirley "Shirt" Klosterman, who died on Sept. 7, 2008.

Reuben D. Deerhake, 84

March 14, 2013

Reuben D. Deerhake, 84, of 17226 N. 130 Ave., Sun City West, Ariz., died at 1:30 a.m.  Thursday, March 7, 2013, in Sun City West.

He was born on June 22, 1928, in New Knoxville, the son of LeRoy and Laura (Vordermark) Deerhake.

He married Pauline Howard on May 10, 1947, and she preceded him in death on Nov. 22, 2012.

He is survived by his three brothers, the Rev. Marvin (Mary) Deerhake of Bicknell, Ind., Robert (Sandy) Deerhake of New Knoxville and Gene (Mary) Deerhake  of Marblehead.

He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

March 13th

Zane Miller, 86

March 13, 2013

Zane Miller, 86, of 102 Ohio St., St. Marys, was found dead at his residence on Monday, March 11, 2013.

He was born on Sept. 15, 1926, in Mendon, the son of George and Ruth (Baker) Miller.

He married Geraldine McMullen on Oct. 16, 1944, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 5, 1997.

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