Archive - Obituary
November 30th, 2012
Ruth E. Leugers, 88, of St. Marys died at 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on May 15, 1924, in Celina to Edmund J. and Frances K. (Meyer) Pax.
On Nov. 20, 1946, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Celina, OH she married Lloyd “Louie” Leugers, who preceded her in death on April 5, 2001.
Ethel Jean Brewer, 71, of 712 W. North St., St. Marys, died at the Lima Memorial Hospital Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, after a brief illness. Ethel was born Feb. 26, 1941, in Sneedville, Tenn. the daughter of Norman and Grace (Cinnamon) Mullins.
Her father died shortly after Ethel was born, and she was lovingly raised by her mother and stepfather, Reuben Standifer.
She married Dean A. Brewer on Dec. 10, 1957, in Sneedville and on May 31, 2011, he preceded her in death.
Richard H. Brackman, 90, of 1528 State Route 716, Maria Stein, died at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center.
He was born on June 6, 1922, in Maria Stein to Vincent H. Brackman and Rosa E. Bohman, who preceded him in death.
Jason Wayne Loney, 37, New Bremen, passed away at 9:10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 26, 1975, in Lima, to parents Jerry Wayne Smith and Jennifer Dee Loney.
On Aug. 27, 2005, he married Kerri Lynn (Howard) Loney, and she survives in New Bremen.
Ethel Jean Brewer, 70, of St. Marys, died Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health System.
Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Larry Vernatt, 59, of Celina, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Alivia Lynn Fraley, 3 months, of Celina, died at 5:03 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on Aug. 30, 2012, in St. Marys to Jordan and Ashley (Makley) Fraley.
Survivors include her parents, Jordan and Ashley Fraley of Celina; a brother, Landon Zimmerman of Celina; grandmother Tracey Fraley of St. Marys; four great-grandparents.
She was preceded in death by grandfather Timothy Fraley; a great-great-grandfather.
Floyd Wayne Highley, 92, of 9258 Hoenie Rd. in Celina, passed away at 3:10 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford.
He was born on Aug. 27, 1920, in Celina to Simmeon and Pearl (Cook) Highley, who preceded him in death.
On Feb. 23, 1946, he married Margaret (Kuhn), who lives in Celina. Also surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Randy and Kim HIghley of Celina, Doug and Becci Highley of Celina; one daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Bud Schoenleben of Celina; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.
Sharon S. Dues, 59, of Portland, Ind., died on Tuesday Nov. 27, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Feb. 18, 1953, in Coldwater to parents Frederick J. Rammel and Delma L. Speck, who survives in Celina.
On July 29, 1972, she married Joseph H. Dues in Sharpsburg, and he survives.
Pauline D. Deerhake, 84, of 17226 N. 130th Ave., in Sun City West, Ariz., died at 10:19 p.m. Thursday Nov. 22, 2012, in Sun City.
She was born Dec. 6, 1927, in Wapakoneta to parents Joseph and Daisy (Beeler) Howard.
She married Rueben Deerhake on May 10, 1947, and he survives at the residence.
She was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers and two sisters.
Pauline was a 1946 graduate of Blume High School in Wapakoneta.