Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Dorothy (Cross) Diltz Kohler, 94, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at Van Wert Manor in Van Wert.
She was born on July 5, 1920, in Delphos to Daniel and Opal (Carmean) Cross, both of whom preceded her in death.
She was united in marriage to Gerald Dilt, who preceded her in death.
She then married Clarence Kohler, and he also preceded her in death.
Steven W. Quigg, 54, of Rockford, and formerly of Toledo, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert.
He was born on Aug. 14, 1960, in Toledo, to William and Georgia (Anderson) Quigg.
He is survived by his father, William Quigg, of Green Valley, Ariz., a brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Connie (Heckler) Quigg of Rockford, sisters and brothers-in-law Becky and Bob of Napoleon, Kelly of Holland and several nieces and nephews.
Don F. Isern, 89, of Troy, passed away at 4:17 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton.
He was born in New Bremen, on Nov. 14, 1924, to the late Homer C. and Beata (Klanke) Isern.
He was married to Miriam K. Mouch, and she preceded him in death on Aug. 24, 2000.
Don is survived by his son, Charles E. Isern of Miamisburg; his daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Fred Huegel of Crofton, Md.; four grandchildren, Jonathan, Margaret, Angela and Catherine; and two great grandchildren, Ayden and Reid.
Hunter Jordan Schroer, 18, passed away at his home on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. He was born in 1995 in Kettering, to his parents, Cory Lynn Schroer of Orlando, Fla., and Rhonda Michelle Schroer of Beavercreek, both of whom survive.
He is also survived by his sister, Megan Glackin of Beavercreek, maternal grandparents Don (Linda) Massengale of Beavercreek, paternal grandparents Steve (Linda) Schroer of New Bremen and many extended family members and friends.
The Rev. Floyd Braun, 87, of 1119 Indiana Ave., St. Marys, died at 1:35 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at the Miller House in Celina.
He was born on July 5, 1927, near Saginaw, Mich., the son of Bernhardt and Caroline (Kuhl) Braun.
He married Arlene Leschansky Folk on July 16, 1978, and she preceded him in death on Nov. 9, 2007.
Richard Lee Pollard, 75, of rural New Knoxville, fell asleep peacefully in his home in New Knoxville, on Sept. 7, 2014, and is awaiting the return of the Lord Jesus Christ.
He was born to James W. Pollard and Malvina (Stuehmeier) Pollard on Aug. 2, 1939.
Robert P. Koch, 92, of 1210 W. High St., St. Marys, died at 11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on Jan. 10, 1922, in Wapakoneta, the son of Gus and Ann (Kachelreis) Koch.
He married Jeanne Quellhorst on April 26, 1945, and she preceded him in death on Oct. 11, 1958.
He then married Lois Bowers, and she preceded him in death.
Agnes V. Schmerge, 60, of St. Marys, passed away peacefully at 6:53 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Heritage Manor, Minster.
She was born on March 5, 1954, in St. Marys, to Alvin and Dolores (Otting) Schulze, both of whom preceded her in death.
She married Jim Schmerge on May 14, 1977, and he survives at the residence.
Diana G. Hagan, 69, of 3648 State Route 66, Houston, died unexpectedly on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in the emergency department of Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney.
She was born on Dec. 16, 1944, in St. Marys, the daughter of Jack and Karma (Wyatt) Campbell.
Donald Edward Steinke, 81, of St. Marys, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, at his home, surrounded by family.
He was born on Jan. 4, 1933, in Wapakoneta, the son of Rudolph and Marcella (Schneider) Steinke. In 1951, Donald graduated from St. Joseph High School, Wapakoneta. On Aug. 4, 1956, at Holy Rosary Church in St. Marys, he married Ann Marie Catherine (Dietz) Steinke, who survives.