Werner W. Stelzer, 93, of Celina, passed away on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster.
Born on Feb. 5, 1920, in Carthagena, the son of John and Bernadina (Wuebker) Stelzer.
He married Rosella R. “Sally” Bergman on April 27, 1946, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 27, 1990.
Surviving are his daughter and son-in-law, Nancy and Russ Harting of Minster; a grandson; two great-grandson; a brother; two sisters.
Preceding him in death were three children, Virginia Lee, Laura Marie and Randolph Joseph Stelzer; a granddaughter; and nine brothers and sisters.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Church in Celina, the Rev. Kenneth Alt C.PP.S. officiant.
Burial with graveside military rites will follow at St. Marys Catholic Cemetery in Celina.
Calling hours will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Thursday at W.H. Dick and Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina.
Memorial Contributions may be made to
Mercer County Council on Aging/Senior Citizens Center, 217 Riley St., Celina.
Condolences may be expressed at DickAndSonsHellwarthFh.com.