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Helen Mueller

December 28, 2010

Helen Louise Mueller, 89, died at 6:55 p.m. Dec. 28, 2010, at Roselawn Manor Nursing Home, Spencerville. She was born Feb. 3, 1921, in Allen County to Walter A. and Ilo Staver Burget, who preceded her in death. On June 17, 1946, she married Franklin...

Jack Miracle

December 28, 2010

Jack "Junior" Miracle, 72, died at 5:15 p.m. Dec. 28, 2010, at his residence. He was born March 22, 1938, in Balkan, Ky., to Abraham and Hattie Hoskins Miracle, who preceded him in death. On April 20, 1959, he married Georgia Keller, who survives in...

Inez Smith

December 28, 2010

Inez Smith, 79, died at 7:49 p.m. Dec. 28, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center. She was born Nov. 15, 1931, in Copeland, Ky., to Charles and Lula Lawson Stidham, who preceded her in death. On Feb. 22, 1948, she married James Irvin Smith, who died Mar...

Amber Boyd

December 27, 2010

Amber Elizabeth Boyd "Lou B. Short," 69, died at 6:15 a.m. Dec. 27, 2010, at Lima Memorial Health System. She was born March 18, 1941, in Prestonburg, Ky., to Arminus and Ida Mae Curnutte Short, who preceded her in death. She married George Michael ...

Mary Avon Sommers

December 26, 2010

Mary Avon Sommers, 90, of Pandora died at 12:50 a.m. December 26, 2010 at Bluffton Hospital. She was born February 21, 1920 in Pleasant Township, Putnam County to Alvin and Avon Geiger Lugibihl. On December 15, 1939 she married Donavin Sommers and ...

Sandra Lally

December 26, 2010

Sandra Lally, 82, died at 2:25 p.m. Dec. 26, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born Dec. 24, 1928, in Memphis, Tenn., to John and Eunice Andrews Marshall. Mrs. Lally will be sadly missed by her caregivers, Jodi and Jerry Harris, and...

Mark Kriegel

December 26, 2010

Mark A. Kriegel, 55, died at 3:10 a.m. Dec. 26, 2010, at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home. He was born April 21, 1955, in Lima to Thomas E. and Mary Ann Putman Kriegel, who survive in Lima. Mr. Kriegel enjoyed sketching, woodworking, repairing automobile...

Paul McCreight

December 23, 2010

Paul K. McCreight, 84, died at 12:21 a.m. Dec. 23, 2010, at Shawnee Manor. He was born Sept. 24, 1926, in Waynesfield to Ralph and Blanche Sproul McCreight, who preceded him in death. On Nov. 3, 1951, he married Beverly Joann Hollopeter, who died Ma...

Ogatha Wright Rhinock

December 23, 2010

Ogatha May Wright Rhinock, 90, died at 7 a.m. Dec. 23, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center. She was born May 21, 1920, in Lima to Otis and Mary Kennedy Wright, who preceded her in death. On Jan. 25, 1940, she married Howard Rhinock, who died in 1998....

Mary Stemen

December 23, 2010

Mary Elizabeth Stemen, 93, of York, S.C., and formerly of Elida, died at 2:25 a.m. Dec. 23, 2010, at Carolina Medical Center, Charlotte, N.C. She was born June 27, 1917, in Elida to Roy and Helen Osmon Staver, who preceded her in death. On Sept. 14,...

Henry Pond

December 22, 2010

Henry L. Pond, 81, died at 12:10 a.m. Dec. 22, 2010, at Lima Memorial Health System. He was born Sept. 10, 1929, in Benton Harbor, Mich., to Wesley W. and Bertha M. Marlow Pond. Mr. Pond had been a laborer with Tilton & Son Co., for several years. ...

Joann Hurlburt

December 21, 2010

Joann Hurlburt, 79, died at 9:16 p.m. Dec. 17, 2010, at her residence. She was born Aug. 9, 1931, in Kenton to William and Eunice Johnson Spencer, who preceded her in death. On Dec. 11, 1949, she married LaJoie Carlton Hurlburt, who survives in Lima...

Billy Chidester

December 21, 2010

Bluffton Billy A. Chidester, 81 of Bluffton passed away at 7:30 PM December 21, 2010 at Bluffton Hospital. He was born on June 1, 1929 in Cridersville, Ohio to Charles LeRoy and Roberta Church Chidester. On April 8, 1951 he married Barbara Leigh. ...

Evelyn Anspach

December 21, 2010

Evelyn L. Anspach, 85, died at 11:30 p.m. Dec. 21, 2010, at Richland Manor Nursing Home, Bluffton. She was born July 31, 1925, in Alger to Garrett H. and Margaret Mulholland Lawrence, who preceded her in death. On Jan. 19, 1947, she married Oscar L....

Margaret Browning

December 20, 2010

Margaret L. "Peggy" Browning, 81, of Austin, Texas, formerly of Lima, died at 4:41 p.m. Dec. 20, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center. She was born Oct. 7, 1929, in New Philadelphia to Homer E. and Mary Mast Davidson, who preceded her in death. On Nov...

Mary Williams

December 18, 2010

Mary C. Williams, 96, died at 4:08 p.m. Dec. 18, 2010, at Lima Memorial Health System. She was born Nov. 20, 1914, in Allen County to Frank and Marie Wolf Heath, who preceded her in death. On April 7, 1934, she married Joseph S. Williams, who died J...
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Lois Baber

December 18, 2010

Lois L. Baber, 94, died at 2:30 a.m. Dec. 18, 2010, at her residence. She was born May 5, 1916, in Kaneville, Ill., to Ray A. and Bernice Benton Bastian, who preceded her in death. On Aug. 18, 1947, she married John J. Baber, who survives in Lima. T...

Nicholas Dunlap

December 18, 2010

Nicholas A. Dunlap, 16, died at 12 a.m. Dec. 18, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born June 21, 1994, in Lima to Rob A. Dunlap and Karen Dunlap. His father and stepmother, Brenda Dunlap, survive in Lima. His mother also survives in Lima. ...

Wade Blackburn

December 18, 2010

Wade Thomas Blackburn, 54, died Dec. 18, 2010, at his residence. There will be no services or visitation. Arrangements are by Chiles-Laman Funeral Homes, Lewis Eastside Chapel. ...

Nancy Vore

December 14, 2010

Nancy Kay Vore, 70, died at 9:58 a.m. Dec. 14, 2010, at Lima Memorial Health System. There will be no services or visitation. Arrangements are by Chiles-Laman Funeral Homes, Lewis Eastside Chapel. ...

H. Ray Niswander

December 13, 2010

Bluffton H. Ray Niswander, 87, of Bluffton died at 6:10 p.m. December 13, 2010 at the Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. Ray was born November 8, 1923 near Bluffton to Henry and Olivia Helms Niswander. On August 28, 1948 he married Alice Oyer and she su...

Richard Cheney Sr.

December 13, 2010

Richard E. Cheney Sr., 88, died at 3:20 p.m. Dec. 13, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born March 24, 1922, in Lima to Harry B. and Cledith Elizabeth Hepler Cheney, who preceded him in death. On May 26, 1946, he married Barbara Anne Bowman...

Larry Conkle Sr.

December 12, 2010

Larry L. Conkle Sr., 78, died at 5:55 p.m. Dec. 12, 2010, at Lima Memorial Health System. He was born Feb. 5, 1932, in Auglaize Township to Charles L. and Margaret A. Shadley Conkle, who preceded him in death. On Sept. 14, 1952, he married Helen E. ...

Maybelle Fraunfelter

December 11, 2010

Maybelle Fraunfelter, 93, died at 8:41 p.m. Dec. 11, 2010, at the Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus. She was born Dec. 2, 1917, in Lima to Guy E. and Helen Jane Mills Little. On Oct. 18, 1936, she married Don E. Fraunfelter, who died Oct. 5, 1997....

Grace Barrett

December 9, 2010

Grace E. Barrett, 96, died at 11:55 a.m. Dec. 9, 2010, at Lima Convalescent Home. She was born April 1, 1914, in Alger to E. Ray and Esta Z. Kennell Ewing, who preceded her in death. On Feb. 15, 1941, she married Richard W. Barrett, who died Oct. 9,...

 

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