Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Lucille S. Henke, 94, of New Bremen, died at 2:15 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Otterbein of St. Marys.
She was born on April 14, 1919, in New Bremen.
She was the daughter of Emil and Adeline (Koeper) Poppe.
On July 5, 1941, she married Frederick L. Henke who died on Feb. 11, 1989.
She was the last of her family, preceded in death by her three brothers, Wilfred, Alfred and John Poppe.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Charlene Ann Hess, 75, of 11535 Eilerman Road, Minster, passed away at 3:55 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home in Wapakoneta. She was born on May 30, 1938, in Piqua, the daughter of the late Cecil Koontz and Mildred (Howett) Shroyer. She was married to Thomas Robbins who preceded her in death in Nov. of 2010.
Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Overman, 80, of 1495 State Route 716 Maria Stein, died at 8:40 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater.
She was born on May 3, 1933, in Osgood, to the late Joseph R. and Cecilia E. (Bruening) Frey.
Grace M. Carmean, 85, of 1913 Cheshire Drive, St. Marys, died at 6:55 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Golden Living Center, St. Marys.
She was born on Nov. 17, 1927, in Washington Township, Auglaize County, the daughter of Erbin and Luetta (Piepmeyer) Stienecker.
She married Francis “Brow” Carmean on Dec. 22, 1945, in New Knoxville, and he preceded her in death on March 27, 2013.
Carl D. Patten, 66, of 410 W. Parkwood St. in Sidney, died 9:48 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on May 21, 1947, in Bellefontaine, to James and Olive (Jennings) Patten.
On June 5, 1971, in Lakeview, he married Kathy Jo Ballentine, who survives.
Betty L. Stolzenburg, 81, of Wapakoneta, died at 12:15 a.m. Monnday, July 22, 2013, at Auglaize Acres.
She was born on Nov. 11, 1931, in St. Marys, the daughter of Otis and Mary (Heath) Chilcoat, who preceded her in death. On April 12, 1948, she married Vernon F. Stolzenburg, and he died on Dec. 25, 2012.
Survivors include, four sons, Gary (Annette) Stolzenburg, Vernon, WS, Rick (Kim) Stolzenburg, Randy (Rebecca) Stolzenburg, and Steven Stolzenburg, all of Wapakoneta, 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Aidyn Ray Kitchen, 26 days old, of St. Marys passed away at 7:34 a.m. Sunday, July 21, 2013, at the Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.
He was born on June 25, 2013, in St. Marys, to Ashley M. Lawson of St. Marys and Dustin R. Kitchen of Celina.
Survivors include his maternal grandmother; paternal grandparents; by three great-grandparents; two uncles; two aunts.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandmother.
Ruth E. Bowsher, 87, of rural Spencerville, died at 11:45 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in the Roselawn Manor Nursing Home in Spencerville.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home in Spencerville.
Ward D. Horner, 75, of 162 Bayshore Court in St. Marys, died at 8:10 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013, at his residence.
He was born on April 16, 1938, in Tipton, Ind. to Ward and Mary K. (Richardson) Horner.
James H. “Jim” Schaub, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 4:55 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System of complications following open heart surgery.
He was born on Dec. 7, 1937, in rural Wapakoneta, the son of Lewis and Ella (Morris) Schaub, who preceded him in death.
On Feb. 5, 1964, he married Betty J. Carroll, and she survives.