Vera A. Fleagle, 80

Vera A. Fleagle, 80, of 3211 Shore Drive in Celina, died at 10:45 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.

She was born on Aug. 10, 1932, in Napolean, to Harold and Vera (Sloke) Rudgal. On Feb. 28, 1953, in Napolean, she married Dr. Robert K. Fleagle, who died on Jan. 8, 2001.

She is survived by five sons, Michael (Arlene) Fleagle of Bolingbrook, Ill., Mark Timothy (Tillie) Fleagle of St. Marys, Dr. Jeffrey (Marscia) Fleagle of St. Marys, Todd (Kathy) Fleagle of St. Marys, Thomas (Ashley) Fleagle of Dayton; 20 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a sister Arvella (Don) Mc Phaul of Kenosha, Wis.; two sisters-in-law, Norene Fleagle of St. Marys, Janet (Al) Collins of Sterling Heights, Mich.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Robert K. Fleagle; a grandson, Daniel Fleagle; her parents, Harold and Vera Rudgal

She was a graduate of a high school in Kenosha, Wis., and received a bachelor’s degree from Wright State University in Dayton.

She was a licensed social worker (CCDC-3) and worked as a counselor for Gateway Outreach Center in Celina for a number of years.   

She was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Bridge Club, Shakespeare Club and Progress Club, all in St. Marys.

Her favorite pastimes included enjoying the view of Grand Lake St. Marys from her deck, traveling (especially to beaches), reading and spending quality time with her close friends and family.

Funeral rites are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 201 N. Perry St., St. Marys, with the Rev. Dr. Ed Bray officiating.

Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Miller – Long and Folk Funeral Home, 314 W. High St., St. Marys.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Alcoholics Anonymous.

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