Archive - Obituary
April 24th, 2012
Lester Willis “Pinky” Seibert, 84, of rural Spencerville, died at 6:05 p.m. Sunday, April 22, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima with his daughters at his bedside.
He was born on March 16, 1928, at his family farm in Salem Township, the son of John A. and Doris I. Mack Seibert, and they preceded him in death.
On Sept. 17, 1949, he married Rose Marie Prine, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 14, 2005.
Ronnie Joe Craft Sr., 55, of 10526 Mercer–Auglaize County Line Road, St. Marys, died at 1:15 a.m. Sunday, April 22, 2012, in the emergency department at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on Nov. 13, 1956, in Dayton, to Talmadge and Imogene (Elam) Craft, and his mother and stepfather, Imogene (Thomas) Campbell survive in St. Marys.
He is survived by a son, Ronnie Joe Craft Jr. of Miamisburg; a brother; a sister; three nieces and nephews.
Mary E. Tumbusch, 81, of 511 E. Washington St., St. Henry, died on Friday, April 20, 2012, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
She was born on Aug. 2, 1930, in Philothea, to Albert and Julia (Homan) Boeckman, and they preceded her in death.
On May 22, 1954, in Philothea, she married Ralph H. Tumbusch, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 15, 2004.
Trae A. Harter, 26, of Celina, died at 3:53 a.m. Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Mercer Health.
He was born on May 9, 1985, in Coldwater, to Dan Harter and Connie Cook Hines, and his father survives in Celina. His mother and stepfather, Dale Cook, survive in Celina.
He is also survived by a son, Linus Greyson Harter of Celina; a brother, Derrick (Anrdea) Harter of Celina; his grandmother, Rita Harter of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Duff and Joann Tester and Raymond Harter.
He was employed at Accu-Tech in Coldwater.
Dennis G. Ward, 63, of 18390 Moulton-Fort Amanda Road, Wapakoneta, died at 8:22 a.m. Sunday, April 22, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.
He was born on June, 15, 1948, in Celina, the son of Charles and Alice (Cotterman) Ward, and they preceded him in death.
On Dec. 17, 1966, he married Kathy L. Dunlap, and she survives at the residence.
Annette V. Sanders, 91, of Celina, died on Thursday, April 19, 2012, at The Gardens at Celina.
She was born on June 27, 1920, in Osgood, to Leo J. and Mary Anges “Minnie” Henry Bruns, and they preceded her in death.
On June 27, 1939, she married Ted L. Sanders, and he preceded her in death on May 5, 1988.
Mary Louise Stienecker, 77, of St. Marys, died on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at St. Marys Living Center.
Arrangements are incomplete at Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys.
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.