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Alma Anna (Feil) Camper, 103, of Wapakoneta, died at 7:45 a.m. Friday, March 16, 2012, at The Gardens, Wapakoneta. She was born on April 9, 1908, in Auglaize County, the daughter of William and Anna (Aufderhaar) Feil. A 1925 graduate of Blume High School, she was the last surviving member of her class. After graduating high school, she went to business college and worked as a secretary in Lima.
On Dec. 26, 1926, she married Floyd (Sam) Camper, and he passed away Jan. 23, 1986. Their marriage brought six children; sons, Robert F. and Joann, William J. and Joyce (deceased), and Thomas D. and Nancy(both deceased), and three daughters, Sharon A. and Jack (deceased) Campbell, Susan K. and Richard Feil, and infant Fay Janelle Camper, who passed away on Aug. 1, 1927.
Nine grandchildren survive. There are 18 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Alma had two sisters and a brother all deceased.
Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Monday at St. Paul United Church of Christ, with the Rev. Joe Pumphrey officiating. Burial is to follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Wapakoneta. The family will receive friends 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta, and one hour prior to the services Monday at the church. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Paul United Church of Christ. Condolences may be expressed at www.bayliffandeleyfh.com.