Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Patricia “Patty” Ann (Elliot) Neargarder, 85, died on Friday, May 10, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born Sept. 3, 1927, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of Richard Aloysius and Anna Adelia (Fisher) Elliot.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, George L. Neargarder, whom she married on May 17, 1948, and he survives in St. Marys.
Kelly B. Hennon, 53, of Botkins, died 6:35 p.m., Wed. May 8, 2013, following sudden illness. He was born Aug. 23, 1959, in Lima, the son of Letha (Hager) and Donald Method of New Knoxville. He is survived by his wife, Lorie A. (Ott) Hennon, and their date of marriage was March 14, 1981.
Patricia Neargarder, 85, of St. Marys, died 12:49 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2013.
Funeral arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys.
Ruth Marie Wellman, 88, of Celina, passed away at 5:07 a.m. Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born on April 6, 1925 in Sharpsburg to the late Ignatius and Sarah (White) Esser.
On April 11, 1945, she married Alfred Wellman, who died on March 15, 1991.
Survivors include her daughter Ruthann Brunswick, of Celina, three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, a sister, a sister-in-law, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son-in-law, a granddaughter, three brothers and four sisters.
Thelma R. Schmitmeyer, 89, of Minster, died 10:26 p.m. Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Elmwood Assisted Living, New Bremen. She was born Oct. 30, 1923, in Osgood to the late Fred and Mary (Synck) Bohman.
She married Henry Schmitmeyer on May 10, 1944. Henry preceded her in death on March 30, 1986.
Rick Alan Marbaugh, 58, 617 Echo St., Celina, passed away at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at the Celina Manor in Celina. He was born on Jan. 17, 1955, in Celina, to Bill J. and Doris J. (Snider) Marbaugh, who live in Celina.
Also surviving are his son, Kyle Marbaugh of Celina; a brother and sister-in-law; a niece; a nephew.
He was preceded in death by a brother.
Kelly B. Hennon, 53, of Botkins, died at 6:35 p.m., Wednesday, May 8, 2013, following sudden illness.
He was born on Aug. 23, 1959, in Lima.
His mother and step-father, Letha and Donald Method, survive in New Knoxville.
On March 14, 1981, he married Lorie A. Ott, and she survives.
Lester F. Dicke, 95, of 14040 Mercer-Auglaize County Line Road, St. Marys, died at 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at the St. Marys Living Center.
He was born Oct. 13, 1917, in Mercer County, the son of Florince and Anna (Moeller) Dicke, Sr.
He married Eileen Hollman on Dec. 27, 1941, and she preceded him in death on Oct. 25, 2002.
Gustave C. Link, 82, died on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Dayton Heart and Vascular Hospital in Dayton.
He was born on Aug. 21, 1930, to the late August Link and Anna Lennartz.
On Feb. 7, 1959, he married Betty (White) Link in Greenville, who survives.
He is survived by two daughters, Robin Link of Coldwater and Marna (Jeff) Arling of Minster; a son, Scott (Lori) Link of Fort Recovery; six grandchildren, Jacqueline, Jessica, Barbara and Gustave Link and Alicia and Genoa Arling; one great-grandchild; a sister-in-law, Anne Link of Sidney.
Richard Rubel, 63, of St. Marys, died on Monday May 6, 2013, at Golden Living Center Valley in St. Marys.
Arrangements are being completed with Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.