Archive - May 2013 - Obituary
Kenneth A. Henschen, 86, of New Bremen, died at 7:45 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2013, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster.
He was born on Sept. 28, 1926, in New Knoxville.
He was the son of Adolph and Lydia (Stienecker) Henschen.
William H. Frey, 66, of 5840 Botkins Road, New Knoxville, died suddenly at 7:01 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, in the Emergency Department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys after suffering an apparent heart attack at his home.
He was born on March 19, 1947, in Piqua, the son of Walter and Madella (Fischbach) Frey.
He married Sandra Kuenning on Sept. 2, 1967, and she survives at the residence.
Nellie C. House, 92, of 11810 Mallard Lane, St. Marys, died at 12:15 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community.
She was born on Aug. 23, 1920, in Dayton, the daughter of George and Elizabeth (Truebenbach) Miller.
She married Roy C. House on Nov. 5, 1941, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 24, 2003.
Nellie House, 92, of St. Marys, died on Friday May 3, 2013, at her residence. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
William Frey, 68, of rural New Knoxville, died on Sunday May 5, 2013, in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Mary Ann Fleck, 71, of 44429 Fairground Road in Celina, left the loving care of her family at 9:38 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, from the Lima Memorial Hospital to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in Heaven.
She was born on July 19, 1941, to the late Arthur and Golda (Now) Jeffries in Celina.
She married the love of her life, Carl E. Fleck, on Oct. 29, 1960, and celebrated 52 years of marriage last year.
Also surviving are her two daughters, Deb and Cathi Fleck of Celina and Diana Fleck of St. Marys; her sister, Margery Rush of St. Marys.
Carl C. Dirksen, 72, passed away at 5:15 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, at his residence in Celina.
He was born on Sept. 20, 1940, in Osgood, to the late August and Henrietta (Stucke) Dirksen.
On June 13, 1964, he married Mary Stelzer, who lives in Celina.
Also surviving are his two sons and daughters-in-law, Dave and Carrie Dirksen of Beavercreek, Dan and Amy Dirksen of Celina; four grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law; two sisters-in-law;
He was preceded in death by two brothers.
He served in the National Guard.
Charlene A. Waterman, 80, of Wapakoneta, died at 11:37 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at the Shawnee Manor.
She was born on Sept. 13, 1932, in Lima, the daughter of Guy and Georgiana Walker, who preceded her in death.
On Oct. 24, 1953, she married Thomas H. “Tom” Waterman, who preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 2008.
Survivors include four children, Jay Waterman, Lima, Jill (Tom) Clarke, Leonardtown, Md., Jeff Waterman, Spencerville, Jon (Jamie) Waterman, Wapakoneta; three grandchildren.
Mildred A. “Mude” Hausfeld, 90, of 2080 State Route 716, Maria Stein, died on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at her home.
She was born on Feb. 27, 1923, in St. Henry, to the late Alfred and Bernadine (Romer) Davis.
She married Roman Hausfeld on July 24, 1948, in St. Henry. He survives in Maria Stein.
Mark A. "Marty" Vehorn, 51, of 139B N. Main St., Minster, died at 9:58 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster.
He was born on July 7, 1961, in Coldwater, to Ralph and Nancy (Daly) Verhorn. They preceded him in death.
He is survived by five sisters, along with 18 nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church in Maria Stein, the Rev. Gene Schnipke, officiant.
Burial will be at St. John Cemetery.