Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Kurt A. McMichael, 35, of Mendon, died on Saturday, July 13, 2013.
He was born on Jan. 13, 1978, in Van Wert, to parents Galen and Karen ( Brown ) McMichael, of Mendon, who survive.
He is also survived by a sister and his maternal grandmother.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather and paternal grandparents.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at W.H. Dick and Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Mendon, the Rev. Donald Clinger, officiant.
Burial will follow at the Mendon Cemetery.
Lawrence J. “Larry” Seifring, 88, of Louisville passed away on Monday, July 15, 2013.
Lawrence was born on Aug. 15, 1924, in Sharpsburg, to the late John J. and Rose (Kramer) Seifring.
On July 24, 1974, he married Joy-Elizabeth Bingham Smith. His former wife Esther M. Sands preceded him in death in 1985.
Louella C. Kipp, 91, of Anna, died at 2:25 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, the Auglaize Acres, in Wapakoneta.
She was born on April 29, 1922, in Kettlersville, to the late Ernst and Amanda (Egbert) Brockreide.
On Nov. 7, 1942, she married Eldred L. “Bud” Kipp Sr. in Gainesville, Texas, who preceded her in death on Sept. 15, 2009.
Janet C. Pape, 62, of 5271 Bayview Road, Celina, and formerly of New Bremen, died at 9:55 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, at Mercer County Community Health Center.
Janet won her battle with cancer in her own way and on her own terms.
She was born on Dec. 24, 1950, in Celina, the daughter of Virgil and Jean (Grothaus) Lampert.
She married John Pape on Nov. 22, 1973, at the St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen.
Her loving husband John survives at the residence.
Homer Joseph Bornhorst, 89, of Fort Loramie, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 13, 2013.
He was born on Feb. 10, 1924, in Anna, to Louis and Rose Bornhorst, both of whom preceded him in death.
On May 22, 1951, Homer was married to Mary Lou Borchers, who preceded him in death on Aug. 5, 2012.
Juanita W. Doseck, 86, of 05070 County Road 33A, St. Marys, died at 9:25 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at the St. Marys Living Center.
She was born on March, 2, 1927, in Auglaize County, the daughter of Charles and Adilene (Anderson) Osborne.
She married Charles H. Doseck on Sept. 17, 1944, and he preceded her in death on April 6, 2011.
Brian J. Kyburz, 37, of St. Marys, died unexpectedly at 8:45 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. He was born on Nov. 11, 1975, in Coldwater.
He was the son of Russell and Pauline (Quinter) Kyburz, who survive near New Bremen.
Other survivors include his fiancé, Lisa Miller of St. Marys; his children, Lexy Kyburz and Dezy Miller, both of Minster, Renee Kyburz, Kevin Clune Jr. and Tillie Miller, all of St. Marys; and his sister, Pam (Rob) Lowe of Pigeon Forge, Tenn.
Jacob A. Ulrey 31, of Ada, formerly of Wapakoneta, died on July 11, 2013, at Grant Medical Center, Columbus.
Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Wapakoneta.
Juanita W. Doseck, 86, of 05070 County Road 33-A, St. Marys, died at 9:25 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at the St. Marys Living Center.
Funeral arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Home in St. Marys.
Kenneth Ray Smith, 56, 1401 E. Main St., Muncie, Ind., died on Monday, July 1, 2013, of natural causes.
He was born on Nov. 21, 1956, in Muncie, Ind., to Evva L. Fry (Hatfield).
Surviving siblings are Brenda S. Campbell (Fry), James A. Fry and William L. Fry III.
Kenneth was a loving father figure to Kelly, Gina and Julie Bladen from Muncie, Ind.
He was employed with Chicago Bridge and Iron (CBI). Kenneth was a world class welding technician and metalurgist with an impeccable work record, setting a standard of excellence unsurpassed.