Paulette S. King, 66

c, of 115 E. Anthony St. in Celina, died on Thursday, July 4, 2013, at her residence.

She was born on Oct. 19, 1946, in Celina, to Herbert and Lois (Wierwille) Henning.

On March 27, 1965, in Port Clinton, she married Pastor Gary L. King, who survives.

She is also survived by four sons, Mark (Angie) King  of Celina, Rick (Lonie) King  of Celina, Jason (Joe’l) King  of Celina and Benjamin King  of Sydney, Australia; two daughters, Nichole (Marc) Evers  of Coldwater and Amanda (Seth) Engle  of Celina; 15   grandchildren; mother Lois Henning  of St. Marys; two sisters, Pamela Henning  of Massillon and Linda Bubp  of St. Marys.

She was preceded in death by father Herbert “Bud” Henning.

She was a graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School and attended Heidelberg College in Tiffin.

She worked as a secretary at Agape Enterprises in Celina and also was a teacher at Celina Christian Liberty Academy.

She was a member of New Life Christian Center in Celina.

Paulette’s pastimes included gardening and spending time with the family she adored. Her role as a pastor’s wife brought great fulfillment as she served as counselor and mentor to those in need.

Private family services were held. Burial took place at Elm Grove Cemetery, in St. Marys.

In addition, a Celebration of her life is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Friday at New Life Christian Center, 7015 Havemann Road in Celina, the Rev. George Barrett, officiating.

Memorial contributions may be directed to either New Life Christian Center Building Fund or State of the Heart Hospice, Mercer County.

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