Peggy E. Chamberlin, 75

Peggy E. Chamberlin, 75, of New Bremen and formerly of Sidney, died at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at the Otterbein Retirement Community of St. Marys.

She was born on July 26, 1937, in South Bend, Ind., the daughter of John C. and Ruth (Jackson) Toth.

On Dec. 15, 1956, she married H. Dan Chamberlin, and he survives in New Bremen.  

She is survived by a son, Kirk Chamberlin of Las Vegas, Nev.; a daughter, Lisa Finkenbine of St. Marys; her grandchildren, Charisa Todd, Jay Todd and Brice Finkenbine, all of Anna; her great-grandchildren, Dane Herman and Myron Parker IV; great-stepgrandchildren, Elijah, Elena and Cambry Walker, all of Anna; her sister, Nora Ray of Goose Creek, S.C.; her brother, Fred Toth of Rotunda West, Fla.; several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Chamberlin was a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen and a member of the Busy 12 of the church. She was the Jr. Choir Director for a number of years at the St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Sidney. She was a homemaker and an avid bridge card player.  

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen, with the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating.  

Memorial contributions may be made to the Grand Lake Hospice of St. Marys.  

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Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home of New Bremen is handling the arrangements.