Archive - 2014 - Obituary
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.
William Bert Pack, 68, of Anna, died at 2:29 p.m. Sunday, June 15, 2014, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on Sept. 13, 1945, in Omar, W.Va., the son of Wiley and Sarah (Prater) Pack, who preceded him in death.
Betty A. Link, 81, of Fort Recovery, died on Monday, June 16, 2014, at Elmwood Communities in New Bremen.
She was born on Nov. 21, 1932, in Darke County, to the late John and Erta (Keefauver) White.
On Feb. 7, 1959, she married Gustave Link in Greenville. He preceded her in death on May 9, 2013.
Claude Edward Heintz, 73, of Lakeview, passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Dublin Methodist Hospital in Dublin.
Claude was born on Feb. 8, 1941, near Jackson Center, to the late Claude O. and Ruth A. Thompson Heintz.
On Dec. 3, 1966, he married the former Sylvia “Peach” Carter, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 11, 2006.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Carol Shaffer, three brothers, Paul, Roger and Loren and a brother-in-law, Jack Shaffer.
Julia Swanson Woods, 67, of 605 Royal Oak Drive, St. Marys and formerly of Englewood, Fla., died at 12:05 p.m. Friday, June 13, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on Sept. 6, 1946, in Toledo, the daughter of Henry and Barbara (Stone) Swanson.
She married Edward Lee Woods on Nov. 16, 1969, in Huntington, W.Va., and he preceded her in death on Nov. 13, 2012.
Susan Marie Walker, 56, of Knox, Ind., passed away on Sunday, June 1, 2014.
She was born on Dec. 12, 1957, in Dayton, to Walter and Rita (Axe) Miley.
Susan attended Valparaiso University and Bethel College receiving a BSN in nursing. She had been a longtime employee at Starke Memorial Hospital in Knox, Ind., as a trauma care nurse and had also worked as a surgical nurse and critical care nurse.
Eileen M. Boerger, 88, of New Bremen, died at 6:12 a.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on May 26, 1926, in Newport, the daughter of John and Mary (Moorman) Perin.
On Nov. 25, 1948, she married Ralph Boerger who survives in New Bremen.
Verona C. Reineke, 80, of New Bremen died at 7:44 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2014, at her residence after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.
She was born on April 14, 1934, in New Bremen to the late Alfred and Helen (Fark) Sudman. On Nov. 17, 1956, she married Elwood Reineke in Kettlersville, and he preceded her in death in May 1979.
Survivors include her children Steve and Karen Reineke, of Piqua, Larry Reineke, of Sidney, and Julie and Rob Countryman, of Mason, eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and a sister, Ruth and Bob Koverman of Troy.