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Charlene Ann Hess, 75, of 11535 Eilerman Road, Minster, passed away at 3:55 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home in Wapakoneta. She was born on May 30, 1938, in Piqua, the daughter of the late Cecil Koontz and Mildred (Howett) Shroyer. She was married to Thomas Robbins who preceded her in death in Nov. of 2010.
She is survived by five children, Deb Albers and husband Buck of Fort Loramie, Jaylene Seigel and husband Mike of New Bremen, Rob Robbins and wife Barb of Fort Loramie, Robert Robbins of Minster, and Rod Robbins and wife Michelle of Anna; four brothers, Douglas Shroyer and wife Carolyn of Cuyahoga Falls, Dale Shroyer of Troy, Glen Shroyer and wife Cheryl of Cincinnati, and Larry Shroyer and wife Marilyn of Kansas; one sister, Candy Morgan and husband Pat of Troy; 10 grandchildren, Melanie Grillot and husband Chad, Jaquie Siegel, Chris Siegel and wife Laura, Greg Albers and wife Jamie, Christy Carroll and husband Dan, Aaron Albers and wife Joyce, and Wes, Trevor, Tanner and Tayler Robbins; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack and Gordon Shroyer.
Mrs. Hess retired from Crown Lift in New Bremen as a machinist. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, working with flowers, and loved spending time with her grandkids.
In keeping with Mrs. Hess’ wishes, her body will be cremated.
Her final resting place will be at Furrow Cemetery in Fort Loramie.
Private services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in the care of Cromes Funeral Home and Crematory, 302 S. Main Ave, Sidney.
Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made to Charlene’s family at our website, CromesFh.com.