Roger A. Wiehe, 72

Roger A. Wiehe, 72, of 751 Deford St., Celina, died on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his residence after a long illness.

He was born on Sunday, Jan. 25, 1942, in New Bremen, the son of Victor and Marie (Luebkeman) Wiehe.

He married Sandra Fannon on Sept. 11, 1970, in Celina, and she survives at the residence.

He is also survived by two daughters, Wendy Wiehe Hooper, of Virginia, and Kimberly (Tony) Woods, of St. Marys; and by three grandchildren, Darren Sturgill, Hunter Woods and Mackenzie Woods.

He is also survived by five brothers, Paul (Carolyn) Wiehe, of Marysville; Wayne (Judy) Wiehe, of Celina; Dale (Peg) Wiehe, of Celina; Gene (Glenna) Wiehe of Palmer, Alaska; Dennis (Barb) Wiehe, of St. Marys; and a special friend, Sadie James.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Roger was a 1960 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School. He worked most of his life in retail management and he retired from B&B House of Carpet.

He enjoyed spending time with his family and telling stories to his grandkids. His favorite pastimes included bowling, fishing and hunting.

Funeral rites will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday, at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, St. Marys. Private family burial rites will be held at Resthaven Memory Gardens.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, where memorial donations may be given to Grand Lake Hospice. Condolences may be sent to Roger’s family via