Archive - Obituary
October 20th, 2014
Paul F. Schott, 91, of New Bremen, died at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at the Miami Valley Hospital, in Dayton.
He was born on Nov. 5, 1922, in Chattanooga, the son of the late Frederick W. and Wilhelmina (Emerick) Schott.
On Nov. 8, 1949, he married June Nolan, who survives in New Bremen.
Richard Leo Winkeljohn, 85, of Celina, passed away at 5:45 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
He was born on July 6, 1929, in Celina, to the late Harry and Bernice (Stueve) Winkeljohn. Survivors include his brothers and sisters-in-law Jerry and Joyce Pulskamp, of New Bremen; James Winkeljohn, of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Joyce Winkeljohn, of Lima; and sisters and brothers-in-law Mary and Don Angel, of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Susan and Dan Plummer, of Ada; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Rosalie J. “Rose” Watkins, 75, was called into the presence of the Lord at 1:27 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at the Lima Convalescent Home. Rose was born on June 22, 1939, in Lima, to Charles and Gilberta E. (Archer) Woten who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Watkins was a devoted mother and grandmother, who dearly loved spending time with her family.
Ruth Winters, 91, of Otterbein Retirement Community, St. Marys, formerly of Sarasota, Fla., died on Oct. 12, 2014, following a stroke.
She was born on Feb. 3, 1923, in Cleveland to Ted and Gertie Rickert, and married Willis Winters on March 26, 1943.
He predeceased her.
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.