Archive - Obituary
October 18th, 2012
Ruth A. Byers, 91, of 925 Wilkins St., Celina, died at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born on April 11, 1921, in Center Township, in Mercer County, to Oscar and Opal (Fleenor) Buck, and they preceded her in death.
On June 6, 1949, she married James Marion Byers, and he preceded her in death in 1955.
Frederick “Fred” A. Schulze, 63, of S. Main St., Minster, died on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on Nov. 16, 1948, in Fort Loramie, to Frederick and Mary (Streacker) Schulze, and they preceded him in death.
On Sept. 25, 1971, at St. John The Baptist Catholic Church in Maria Stein, he married Karen (Bertke) Schulze, and she survives.
Carl W. Snethkamp, 96, formerly of 119 S. Main St., St. Marys, a long-time resident of North Port, Fla., died on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Tidewell Hospice in Port Charlotte, Fla.
He was born on Sept. 13, 1916, in St. Marys, the son of Henry and Lola (Gallimore) Snethkamp, and they preceded him in death.
On Aug. 13, 1938, he married Virginia Dine, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 27, 1981. On June 18, 1994, he married Dorothy Stroudt, and she survives at the residence in North Port, Fla.
Arthur R. Reed, 81, formerly of Middletown, a resident of Behm’s Landing on Grand Lake St. Marys for the past 28 years, died on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on April 16, 1931, in Trenton, and lived in the Trenton area most of his life. He was the son of Oscar “Gibby” Reed and Effie (Mount) Reed, and they preceded him in death.
Carl Snethkamp, 96, of North Port, Fla., formerly of St. Marys, died on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, in Florida
Funeral arrangements are being completed with the Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys.
Tracie Jo Oleyar, 38, formerly of St. Marys, died on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at her residence in Naples, Fla.
She was born on July 7, 1974, in St. Marys, to Bruce and Kim (Stoker) Oleyar.
Rosalyn Ann “Rosie” Riesen, 80, of 101 Fochs St., Celina, died at 9:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Oct. 19, 1931, in Celina, to Melvin Sr. and Minnie (Miller) Hull, and they preceded her in death.
On Sept. 1, 1951, she married Gene Leo Riesen, who survives in Celina.
Susan K. “Susie” Hardin, 63, of 11746 Bay Road, Wapakoneta, died at 5:35 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, following a short battle with cancer.
She was born on April 14, 1949, in Mercer County, the daughter of George and Carol (Lehman) Whitehead, and her father preceded her in death. Her mother survives her in St. Marys.
On April 20, 1968, she married Mickael Hardin, and he survives at the residence.
Robert H. Potts, 88, of 534 Armstrong St., St. Marys, formerly of Arlington Heights, Ill., died suddenly on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on Feb. 13, 1924, in Noble Township, Auglaize County, the son of Harry and Inez (Springer) Potts, and they preceded him in death.
Robert Potts, 88, of St. Marys, died on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.