Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Mary Beth Minnich, 61, of Lebanon, Tenn., and formerly of New Bremen, died at 8:55 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, 2014, at the University Medical Center of Lebanon, Tenn.
She was born on July 2, 1953, in Coldwater, to the late Urban H. and Luella M. (Weitzel) Wuebker.
On June 23, 2011, she married Anthony Minnich, who survives in Tennessee.
Steven D. Nelson, 64, of New Bremen, died at 9:20 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, of a sudden illness while visiting family in Douglas, Ariz.
He was born on May 2, 1950, in Celina, to the late James D. Nelson and Roseann (Meier) Nelson Puthoff, who survives in Minster.
On July 15, 1972, he married Patricia (Whitehead) Meyer, who survives in New Bremen.
Donna D. Gallimore, 69, of 325 W. Forest Ave., in Celina, died at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at St. Marys Living Center.
She was born on Oct. 1, 1945, in Lima, to Rolland and Mary (Sholler) Gallimore.
Ida Mary Kendrick, 94, a resident of Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community in St. Marys, died on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at Otterbein St. Marys.
She was born on Sept. 21, 1920, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of Ray and Lucina (Harrington) Dennison.
She married the Rev. James B. Kendrick on Nov. 1, 1945, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 2008.
James L. “Wally” Watercutter, 53, of rural Cridersville, died on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at his residence.
He was born on Aug. 26, 1961, in Lima, the son of Leonard and Eileen (Smith) Watercutter, who preceded him in death.
Lois M. Adams, 86, formerly of Youngstown and New Bremen, died at 9:28 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at the Springfield Masonic Community of Springfield.
She was born on May 6, 1928, in Youngstown.
She was the daughter of Howard S. and Gertrude C. (Cole) Craft.
David Vernon Drummond passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, early on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.
He was born in Lima, in 1942 and grew up in St. Marys.
He leaves behind his wife of 47 years, Ruta of Ann Arbor, Mich.; sons Aaron (Amy) of Ann Arbor, Mich.; and Ryan (Lisa) of Richmond, Calif.; brother Nolan (Kenneth) of Canton, Conn.; nephew Elwin (Fay) of Australia; and three grandchildren, Lily, Danny, and Tommie.
Jackie L. Makley, 72, of 823 Hendricks Ave., St. Marys, died at 10:55 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on June 9, 1942, in St. Marys, the son of Charles and Gretchen (Zimmerman) Makley.
He is survived by his siblings, Bob (Doris) Makley of St. Marys, Charles Makley of Wapakoneta, Betty Jean Henning of Mendon, Beverly (Bud) Hunton of Huber Heights, Carol (Dave) Richardson of Alabama, Ila Kay Makley of St. Marys, Wilma Ginter of St. Marys and Mary Frey of St. Marys.
Marilyn L. Armstrong, 84, of 125 Windsor Drive, St. Marys, died at 8:51 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at her residence.
She was born on June 29, 1930, in Allen County, the daughter of Raleigh and Hazel (Prine) Point.
She married Paul Armstrong on Nov. 22, 1948, in Delphos, and he preceded her in death in 1996.
Iva Waunita “Nita” Hagan, 89, of Holgate, died on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, while visiting her sister in Michigan.
She was born on Aug. 16, 1925, on the family farm in Barryton, Mich., to Carl and Linda (Murray) Gibbs. Nita was preceded in death by her husband John Hagan of Saginaw, Mich.