Obituaries » Charlotte Holtzapple
October 22, 1931 - February 8, 2018
Charlotte Holtzapple, 86, passed away peacefully at 6:20 pm, February 8, 2018, at Springview Manor Nursing Home.
Charlotte was born October 22, 1931 in Lima to Herbert and Mildred (Hesser) Zerkel who preceded her in death. She was married to William R. Holtzapple on August 12, 1951 who survives.
She retired in 1998 from the human resource department at Sears after 20 plus years of service. She was a member of Alpha Theta Chapter of Omega Sigma Service Sorority. She enjoyed camping, fishing, music, and cooking; family and friends will especially remember her famous rhubarb and fresh raspberry pies.
Survivors include: a Son, Mark (Tim Prince) Holtzapple of Columbus; a Daughter, Melanie (Dennis) Ditto of Elida; two Grandchildren, Zachary Ditto of Lima, and Wesley (Betsy) Ditto of Delphos; eight Great-Grandchildren, Emma, Octavian, Austin, Skyler, Russell, Dalton, Linkin, and Ezra Ditto; a Brother, Maurice (Marilyn) Zerkel of St. Mary’s.
Per Charlotte’s request private family services will be held at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES SHAWNEE CHAPEL with Elder Bill Dailey officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery – Elida.
Memorial contributions may be made to Springview Manor Activities Fund.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.