- Local Guide
Viola L. Thuman, 98, of Wapakoneta, died at 3:09 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, at Auglaize Acres.
She was born on May 11, 1913, in Auglaize County, the daughter of Jacob H. and Anna (Leininger) Zorn, and they preceded her in death.
On Jan. 26, 1933, she married Lloyd R. Thuman, and he preceded her in death on April 9, 1988.
She is survived by three children, Patty L. (John) Brentlinger, Larry J. (Pat) Thuman and Bruce L. (Joyce) Thuman, all of Wapakoneta; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Allan R. Thuman; a grandson; a sister; a brother.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Mark Bauer officiating.
Burial is to follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, State Route 501, Wapakoneta, and one hour before the service Tuesday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.
Condolences may be expressed at Bayliffandeleyfh.com.