Archive - Obituary
June 22nd, 2012
The memorial services for Mrs. Catherine Grundish, 93, of St. Marys, have been postponed indefinitely because of an illness in the family. It will be rescheduled in the near future.
Edna M. Frierott, 89, of 7 E. Second St., Minster, died at 6:30 a.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at Elmwood of New Bremen, where she had been a resident for three months.
She was born on Sept. 28, 1922, in Minster, to George and Olivia (Kleinhenz) Thieman, and they preeceded her in death.
On Jan. 17, 1946, in Minster, she married Richard P. Frierott, he preceded her in death on Nov. 19, 2004.
James Allan Curry, 30, of 927 W. Bank Road, Celina, died at 11:03 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2012, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.
He was born on April 2, 1982, in Fayetteville, N.C., to Dave Curry and Brenda (Muter) May. He is survived by his father, Dave Curry of Chapmanville, W.Va.; his mother, Brenda (Muter) (Jody) May of Celina; his fiancee, Amie King of Celina; a son, Timothy Curry of Celina; two brothers; his mother and father-in-law to be.
Eric L. Revolt, 45, of 117 Cedarhurst Drive, Lot 13, St. Marys, died suddenly on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Nov. 19, 1966, in St. Marys, the son of Leonard and Marge (Wurster) Revolt, and his father preceded him in death. His mother survives him in Mendon.
Ernest “Ernie” B. Phlipot, 82, of New Bremen, died at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on May 5, 1930, in Newport, the son of Henry and Lena (Francis) Phlipot, and they preceded him in death.
On Sept. 27, 1950, he married Jeannette Budde, and she preceded him in death on June 16, 2004. He then married Betty Donnerberg Bergman on Feb. 10, 2007, and she preceded him in death on July 24, 2009.
H. Phil McKibans, 85, of New Bremen, died at 1:28 a.m. Monday, June 18, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on March 28, 1927, in Akron, the son of Howard McKibans and Lillian Trottman McKibans Loving and stepfather Lawrence Loving.
On May 14, 1949, he married Dorothy E. Milroy, and she survives in New Bremen.
Joseph D. Henne, 99, of Cridersville, died at 5:12 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center.
He was born on April 23, 1913, in Salem Township, near Kossuth, the son of Daniel and Ethel Richardson Henne, and they preceded him in death.
On July 31, 1937, he married Evelyn L. Rasneor, and she preceded him in death on Nov. 2, 2006.
Gale E. Fry, 70, of Wapakoneta, died at 8:06 a.m. Monday, June 18, 2012, at the Auglaize Acres.
He was born on July 9, 1941, the son of Rex and Iola (Cox) Fry, and they preceded him in death.
He was married to Betty Fry, and she preceded him in death.
He is survived by a sister, Penny (Kelley) McGlinch of New Bremen; six stepchildren, Robin (Ralph) Nelms, Bill (Vickie) Coil, John (Sally) Coil, Patti (Alan) Rodabaugh, Jammie (Merita) Roop and Shawn Roop; an aunt, Joann Stinebaugh of Wapakoneta.
Gary A. Wehnes, 68, of St. Marys, died at 9:25 a.m. Monday, June 18, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on Feb. 5, 1944, in Auglaize County, to Russell and Margaret (McDermitt) Wehnes.
He is survived by a son, Michael (Katherine) Wehnes of St. Marys; a daughter, Christina (Mark) Miley of Aurora; a brother; four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother; a sister.
He was a veteran of the Marine Corps, having served during the Vietnam era.
Ferd F. Heller, 86, of Wapakoneta, died at 2:50 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
Arrangements are being completed at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, where the family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday.