- Local Guide
Rita Jean (Scheblo) Wilfong, 63, of Holt, Mich., formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 10:40 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at her residence.
She was born on Dec. 9, 1948, in Lima, to John A. and Esther L. (West) Scheblo, and they preceded her in death.
On Sept. 30, 1972, she married Michael A. Wilfong, and he survives.
She is also survived by a brother; 24 nieces and nephews; 34 great-nieces and great-nephews.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Matthew Lee officiating.
Burial will be at a later date in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, State Route 501, Wapakoneta.
Memorial may be directed to the St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Condolences may be expressed at BayliffAndEleyfh.com.