Archive - Obituary
July 12th, 2011
Gertrude “Trudy” Schwieterman Kuenning, 74, died on Sunday, July 10, 2011, in Concord, N.H., after a long illness.
She was born on April 17, 1937, at Otis Hospital in Celina, the daughter of Urban and Corinne Schwieterman, and they preceded her in death.
The Rev. James O. Byrne, 99, died at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at St. Charles Center infirmary in Carthagena.
He was born on Aug. 28, 1911, in Glynnwood, to Thomas P. and Anna (Cogan) Byrne, and they preceded him in death.
The Rev. James O. Byrne, 99, a long-time priest who served many parishes in the area, died on Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at the infirmary of St. Charles Seminary in Carthagena.
Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Diane Sue Koons, 70, of 1815 Winston Drive, St. Marys, died at 5:40 a.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on Sept. 5, 1940, in Sidney, the daughter of William and Eldora (Hughes) Haney, and they preceded her in death.
On July 2, 1963, she married Roger R. Koons, and he preceded her in death on July 27, 2009.
Fred W. Struben Jr., 85, of Westport, passed away at 1:05 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at the Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.
He was born on Feb. 1, 1926, in Nebraska, Ind., to Fredrick William and Flora (Lienhoop) Struben, and they preceded him in death.
On Oct. 7, 1949, in Cincinnati, he married Dorothy Marie Fish, and she preceded him in death on Aug. 11, 1978. On June 8, 1984, in Elizabethtown, he married Joyce Ann Crawhorn, and she survives him.
Pamela J. Johnson Mangin Stover, 64, of Wapakoneta, died at 6:30 a.m. Monday, July 4, 2011, at her residence.
She was born on May 3, 1947, to Harold A. and Lola M. (Colley) Johnson in Lima. Her father preceded her in death and her mother survives in Lima.
On March 27, 1965, she married Donald D. Mangin Sr. On July 8, 1979, she married William F. Stover, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 6, 1998.
Phillip M. Lewis, 55, of 117 S. Main St., St. Marys, died on Saturday, June 25, 2011, at his residence.
He was born on Sept. 5, 1955, in Celina, the son of Raymond K. and Nora (Colwell) Lewis, and they preceded him in death.
He is survived by a daughter, Mahala Lewis of Savannah, Ga.; a granddaughter, Eisabella Bush of Savannah, Ga.; a sister, Bonnie (Bruce) Opperman of Elida; a stepsister, Judy (Chuck) Cuffaro of Gold Canyon, Ariz.; several nieces.
Sharon M. Wells-Dicke, 65, of 5336 Lake Drive, Celina, died at 8:10 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2011, at her residence.
She was born on Jan. 9, 1946, in St. Marys, to Virgil and M. Jean (Chilcoat) Keysor. Her father preceded her in death, and her mother survives her in St. Marys.
She married Darwin “Doc” Wells, and he preceded her in death in 1981. On Sept. 9, 1997, in Gatlinburg, Tenn., she married William F. Dicke, and he survives her.
David F. Hegemier, 84, of 18590 State Route 29, New Knoxville, died on Monday, July 4, 2011, at his residence.
He was on born June 22, 1927, in Auglaize County, the son of August and Esther (Roediger) Hegemier, and they preceded him in death.
On Nov. 1, 1947, he married Virginia “Ginny” Glass, and she survives him at the residence.
Debra Jean Hensley, 56, of 511 S. Beech St., St. Marys, was found dead on Saturday, July 2, 2011, at her residence.
She was born on Jan. 2, 1955, in St. Marys, the daughter of Virgil “Jack” and M. Jean (Chilcoat) Keysor, and her father preceded her in death. Her mother survives in St. Marys.
She married James Hensley in 1972 and he preceded her in death.