Archive - Obituary
April 18th, 2012
John J. Dorner, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 7:55 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at his residence.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta.
Jennifer Anne Kester, 40, of 235 Jackson Drive, Celina, died on Monday, April 16, 2012, after an automobile collision on Ohio 127.
She was born on Sept. 5, 1971, in Dayton, to George and Patricia (York) White of Celina.
She is survived by a son, Jake A. Kester of Celina; her paternal grandparents.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with the Rev. Randy Christian officiating.
Robert E. “Bob” Seibert, 86, of rural Wapakoneta, died at 4:07 p.m. Monday, April 16, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born on Jan. 10, 1926, in Van Wert County, the son of John and Doris (Mack) Seibert, and they preceded him in death.
On Sept. 20, 1945, he married Augusta M. Johns, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 5, 2001. On Aug. 11, 2001, he married Naomi M. Hickerson Souder, and she survives.
Barbara A. Stroh, 83, of 100 Bielefeld St., New Knoxville, died suddenly at 12:05 a.m. Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on March 26, 1929, in Belle Center, the daughter of William and Jennie (Dutcher) Painter, and they preceded her in death.
On May 26, 1947, she married Ralph E. Stroh, and he survives at the residence.
Robert E. “Bob” Seibert, 86, of Wapakoneta, died at 4:07 p.m. Monday, April 16, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta.
Betty J. Hoselton, 83, of Celina, died at 4:10 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Celina Manor.
She was born on June 21, 1928, in Raymond City, W.Va., to Otto Spaulding and Tressie Marie Burklo, and they preceded her in death.
On April 28, 1946, she married Chales W. Hoselton, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 28, 2011.
Patricia R. Gray, 85, of 2700 Pelham Court, Toledo, died at 4:50 p.m. Friday, April 13, 2012, in Clarksville, Tenn.
She was born on Feb. 6, 1927, in Toledo, to Ernest and Ruth (Sherman) Hess, and they preceded her in death.
On Feb. 14, 1969, in Toledo, she married Fred Gray Jr., and he preceded her in death on May 30, 1990.
William J. “Bill” Koenig Jr., 92, of Wapakoneta, died at 7:20 p.m. Saturday April 7, 2012, at Kindred Hospital in Lima.
He was born on Dec. 31, 1919, in Auglaize County, the son of William C. and Katherine (Frankenburg) Koenig, and they preceded him in death.
On June 28, 1947, he married Lucille M. Bustetter, and she preceded him in death on July 25, 1994.
Ned E. Keiber, 82, of Wapakoneta, died at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, April 7, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on Oct. 16, 1929, in Wapakoneta, to Earl W. and Hazel (Wellington) Keiber, and they preceded him in death.
On Feb. 9, 1957, he married Margaret June Peak, and she survives.
He is also survived by two daughters, Leslie K. (Keiber) Steining and Linda S. (Keiber) (Kevin) Schnell, both of Wapakoneta; five grandchildren, a brother and sister-in-law.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
Deborah S. Yahn, 58, of St. Marys, died on Sunday, April 8, 2012, at Golden Living Center – Valley in St. Marys.
She was born on Aug. 30, 1953, in Celina, to Harry “Red” and Evelyn (Francis) Yahn, and they preceded her in death and now are all together again.
She is survived by many friends and co-workers.