Archive - Obituary
July 10th, 2014
Mary Rose Pruitt, 84, of Brandon, Fla., died at 6:25 a.m. Sunday, July 6, 2014, under hospice care.
She was born on May 31, 1930, in Auglaize County, to Elbert and Emma (McElroy) Edmiston, who preceded her in death.
Anna Rita Heckler, 94, died at 1:45 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at the Gardens of Celina, of natural causes.
She was born on May 25, 1920, in New Weston, to parents Julius and Amelia (Dorsten) Mestemaker, both of whom preceded her in death.
On Aug. 24, 1946, she married Albert Heckler, who preceded her in death on March 29, 2013.
Richard F. “Dick” Howell, 88, of 1314 Sanlor Ave., West Milton, and formerly of 118 Concord St., St. Marys, died at 4:05 p.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the Veterans Medical Center in Dayton.
He was born on Sept. 7, 1925, in St. Marys, the son of Vernon and Opal (Vanover) Howell.
He married Avenell “Maxine” Coss on April 29, 1950, and she survives at a nursing center in Tipp City.
Jeffrey Bruce Hobler, 59, of 201 E. Spring St., New Knoxville, died on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at his residence.
He was born on May 24, 1955, in St. Marys, the son of Richard and Margaret (LaGue) Hobler. He was preceded in death by his father.
He married Laura Cooper on Oct. 22, 1982, at St. Peter’s Church in New Bremen, and she survives at the residence.
Ron E. Ginter, 83, formerly of 813 Lake Ave., and a resident of Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community, died on Monday, July 7, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Sept. 18, 1930, in Hoytville, the son of Harley and Ruth (Moe) Ginter.
He married Joanne Davis on Oct. 17, 1952, in Winchester, Ind., and she survives at Otterbein—St. Marys.
Jean A. Schrolucke, 67, a resident of Shawnee Manor Nursing Home, and formerly of New Knoxville, died at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.
She was born on Aug. 28, 1946, in Lima, the daughter of Carl and Wilhelmina “Minnie” (Kuck) Schrolucke.
She is survived by her three siblings, Carol Schrolucke of Mount Prospect, Ill.; Tedd (Becky) Schrolucke of Lima; and Lori Foster of Mount Prospect, Ill.; and by three nieces, Heather Schrolucke; Amber Schrolucke and Hattie Foster.
Everette E. Fannon, 92, of 219 E. Second St., Rockford, died at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 6, 2014, at the Laurels of Shane Hill Nursing Home in Rockford.
He was born on Dec. 25, 1921, in St. Marys, the son of Lee and Ruth (Fee) Fannon.
He married Gloria Holtzapple on July 3, 1946, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 30, 2005.
Patty L. (Cornman) Rindler, 78, of Minster, died at 1:26 a.m. Friday, July 4, 2014, at her residence.
She was born on Feb. 23, 1936, in Charleston, W.Va., the daughter of the late James and Eliza (Smith) Willey.
On June 24, 1953, she married Frank A. Cornman Sr., who died on March 1, 1988.
She later married Gerald Rindler on June 23, 1995, and he survives in Minster.
Shirley L. Schrolucke, 85, of New Bremen, died at 8:45 a.m. Friday, July 4, 2014, at Elmwood Assisted Living of New Bremen.
She was born on July 1, 1929, in New Bremen, the daughter of the late Robert W. Sr. and Bernice (Laut) Weinberg.
On Aug. 17, 1947, she married Robert Schrolucke, who preceded her in death on Sept. 10, 2008.
Survivors include her sons, Jack (Sara) Schrolucke and Gary (Deb) Schrolucke, both of New Knoxville, five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Helen Maxine Price, 91, of 16542 Mendon Road in Ohio City, died at 6:14 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice.
She was born on Oct. 24, 1922, near Mendon, to Harry and Cecile (Terwilliger) Valentine.
On Dec. 5, 1945, in Ohio City, she married David Eugene Price, who survives.