Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Denise Metz Locke, 54, of 180 Hickory Nut Lane, Moorseburg, Tenn., and formerly of St. Marys, died on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at the Roselawn Manor Nursing Home in Spencerville, after a brief battle with cancer.
She was born on March 30, 1960, in Lima, the daughter of David and Sharlene (Graham) Metz.
She married David Locke on Jan. 1, 2002, in Tennesee, and he survives at the residence.
She is also survived by her brother, Dana (Renee) Metz of Gilbert, Ariz.; and by her nephews, Kyle and Joshua Metz.
Dolores G. VanDeMark, 88, of New Bremen, died at 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster.
She was born on March 3, 1926, in St. Rose, the daughter of the late Clemence and Cecilia (Heyne) Kunk.
On Oct. 7, 1950, she married Jacob Newton VanDeMark in Osgood, and he preceded her in death on April 6, 2005.
Jacqueline “Jackie” Axe-Hamby, 73, of Morris, Ill., and formerly of St. Marys and Lima, died at 4:58 a.m. Monday, June 23, 2014, at Morris Hospital, Morris, Ill.
She was born on June 28, 2014, in St. Marys, the daughter of Francis and Anna Mae (Griner) Axe.
Maurice J. “Moe” Feltz, 89, of Harbor Point in Celina, died at 3:03 a.m. Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home in Celina.
He was born on Dec. 17, 1924, in Casella, to Albert “Blackie” and Catherine (Frong) Feltz, who are deceased.
In Oct. 1977, he married Sally Steen-Adams, who survives.
Ina Fay Cisco, 87, of Celina, died on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at her residence of natural causes.
She was born on April 9, 1927, in Noble Township, Auglaize County, to parents Milo and Ruth (Potts) Johns, both of whom preceded her in death.
She first married Norman Wurster, who preceded her in death.
She then married William Cisco, who also preceded her in death.
Norman G. “Ez” Wierwille, 80, of 310 S. East St., New Knoxville, died at 7:35 p.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014, at St. Ritas Medical Center, Lima.
He was born on Jan. 1, 1934, in New Knoxville, the son of Ezra and Lenora (Katterheinrich) Wierwille.
He married Lillian Schroer on Sept. 4, 1954, at the First United Church of Christ in New Knoxville, and she survives at the residence.
Patricia A. Mangum, 67, of Florence, S.C., passed away on June 9, 2014.
She was born on Aug. 1, 1946, in Celina, to the late Kenneth and Garnet Rodeheffer. She was a graduate of New Knoxville High School, Class of 1964.
She was married to Richard Westefeld, who passed away in January 1997. She later married Charles Mangum, who passed away in July 2013.
William L. Warren, 79, of St. Marys, died suddenly on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at his residence.
He was born on Aug. 23, 1934, in Adams County, the son of James and Judy (Higginbotham) Warren.
He married Wanda Beers on July 25, 1959, and she preceded him in death on March 29, 1981.
He is survived by his two sons, Douglas Warren of St. Marys and Pastor Bob (Sheena) Warren of St. Marys, by three grandchildren, Hayden Warren, Whitney Warren and Jessica Root. He is also survived by three great-grandchildren, William Root, Matthew Root and Riley Root.
Joseph F. Voisin, 71, of 2100 Celina Road in St. Marys, died at 8:08 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at his residence.
He was born on Dec. 31, 1942, in Mount Pleasant, Mich., to Joseph and Fetta Grace (Martin) Voisin.
On Sept. 5, 1989, in Sevierville, Tenn., he married Lana Jean Minkner-Zeigler, who survives.
Connie Lynn (Sholler) Cox, 68, of Celina, died peacefully in her sleep at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 15, 2014, at her daughter’s home near Wapakoneta, surrounded by her children, after a brief illness.
Connie Lynn was born on Jan. 26, 1946, in Wapakoneta, the oldest of six children, to the late Helen Mae (Sholler) Gallimore.