Archive - Obituary
August 12th, 2011
Levaun M. Pleiman, 89, of Celina, died at 1:43 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011, at The Gardens at Celina.
She was born on Sept. 4, 1921, in Celina, to George J. and Anna Marie (Fullenkamp) Pleiman, and they preceded her in death.
She is survived by two sisters; 13 nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers; a sister; two brothers-in-law; a niece.
Carl R. “Dick” Heil, 92, of Cridersville, formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 12:20 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011, at Otterbein-Cridersville.
He was born on Nov. 21, 1918, in Auglaize County, the son of Herbert and Emma (Cook) Heil, and they preceded him in death.
On July 10, 1945, he married Lanetta Mills, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 4, 1977. On Dec. 22, 1984, he married Mary E. Shaw, and she survives him.
Susan L. Warner, 52, of 207 S. Franklin St., New Bremen, died on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at her residence of natural causes.
She was born on May 19, 1959, in St. Marys, to Karl and Evelyn (Gieseke) Warner.
She is survived by her sister, Carole (Larry) (Warner-Eversman) LaVeen of Sidney; a nephew, Allen (Kim) Eversman of Wapakoneta; one great-nephew; one great-niece.
Betty L. Schroer, 88, of 519 Westhaven Drive, New Bremen, died at 7 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster.
She was born on Jan. 21, 1923, in St. Marys, to Virgil and Malinda (Gieseke) Horn.
On Sept. 25, 1955, she married Curtis Schroer, and he survives her in New Bremen.
She is also survived by her son, Dwight Schroer of New Bremen; a daughter, Kathleen (Eugene) Aufderhaar of Bluffton.
Joyce E. Kogge, 75, of 211 N. Vine St., St. Marys, died at 7:51 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born on Jan. 9, 1936, in St. Marys, the daughter of E.B. and Lillian (Piper) Hall, and they preceded her in death.
On Feb. 22, 1952, she married LeRoy Kogge, and he survives her at the residence.
Robert E. Goodwin, 91, of 6141 County Road 33A, St. Marys, died on Monday, Aug. 8, 2011, at his residence.
He was born on July 31, 1911, the son of William and Zelia (Dixon) Goodwin, and they preceded him in death.
On May 23, 1940, at the United Church of Christ in New Bremen, he married Grace W. Sollman, and she preceded him in death in February 1987.
He is survived by a son, Gary (Bonnie) Goodwin of Wapakoneta; seven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren.
Beatrice C. Young, 95, formerly of 323 S. Walnut St., New Bremen, died at 8:54 a.m. Saturday, July 23, 2011, at the Otterbein of St. Marys.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen, with the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating.
The family will receive friends one hour before services at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Graceland Cemetery in Sidney at a later date.
Mary Hertenstein, 83, of St. Marys, died on Monday, Aug. 8, 2011, at Otterbein St. Marys.
Arrangements are being completed with the Miller – Long and Folk Funeral Home, 314 W. High St. in St. Marys.
Leona A. Schultz, 92, formerly of 1814 Winston Drive, St. Marys, died at 1:35 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011, at St. Marys Living Center.
She was born on Oct. 29, 1918, in Willowdell, to Arthur and Ida (Hehmyer) Hecht, and they preceded her in death.
On Nov. 12, 1939, she married Paul B. Schultz, and he preceded her in death on May 24, 1991.
Donald D. Faurot, 99, of Batesville, Ark., formerly of Lima and St. Marys, died on Sunday, July 31, 2011.
He was born on Sept. 4, 1911, in Lima, to Lee and Cornelia Faurot, and they preceded him in death.
On Aug. 12, 1942, he married Jane Parmenter, and she preceded him in death. They enjoyed 52 years of marriage.
He is survived by his daughter, Sandra Burton of Batesville, Ark.; his son, Robert Faurot of Sheridan, Wyo.; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren.