Archive - Dec 2, 2011 - Obituary
Betty J. Patrick, 84, formerly of Monroe, died Thursday in Swiss Village Retirement Community at Berne.
She married George H. Patrick on January 21, 1945, in Van Wert, Ohio; he survives.
Betty was a homemaker who also worked as an aide at Crows Haven Nursing Home in Flint, Michigan.
She was a member of Friends Church at Monroe, of which she was the clerk for 27 years, and also had attended Park United Brethren Church in Bluffton.
Harold E. Myers, 86, of Berne, died Thursday, December 1, 2011, at Chalet Village in Berne.
He was the son of Floyd and Wilma (Tinkham) Myers. Harold was the owner of Myers Furniture in Willshire, Ohio, and had also worked for Sheets Furniture in Decatur. Later, while living in Florida, he was associated with Sambo's and Clock Restaurants.
Eunice Suman, 65, of Fairland, Indiana, a native of Berne, died on Thursday in Greenwood, Indiana.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home, Berne.
Clara L. Scherer, 91, of Decatur, died at 9 a.m. Thursday in The Village of Heritage Nursing Home at Monroeville.
She was born on March 19, 1920,m in Wells County to Karl and Anna Werling Nahrwold.
She married Lloyd Scherer on April 10, 1948, in Fort Wayne; he passed away on February 4, 1985.
Clara was a homemaker and a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church (Fuelling), rural Decatur.
Betty Jane Miller, 83, of Berne, formerly of Decatur, passed away on Thursday, December 1, 2011, at Chalet Village in Berne.
Betty was born on December 30, 1927, in Shoon, Kentucky, and was the daughter of Ammi and Urcel (Roudenbush) Miller.
On March 1, 1957, she married Homer L. Miller. He preceded her in death on October 29, 2001.
Betty was a member of Union Chapel United Methodist Church, rural Decatur, and the United Methodist Women.
Merle L. Drake, 90, of Decatur, died on Tuesday, November 29, 2011, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
Merle was born on August 18, 1921, in Peebles, Ohio to Willie G. and Lillie (Tolle) Shelton.
On August 23, 1939, she married Clyde E. Drake. He preceded her in death on January 9, 2009.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Decatur.