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January 22nd

Lucile C. Foor

January 22, 2013

    Lucile C. Foor, 99, of Decatur, died Monday.
    Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

January 21st

Helen K. Bovine

January 21, 2013

    Helen K. Bovine, 73, Decatur, died Friday, January 18, 2013, at Swiss Village Retirement Center.
    Helen was born in Decatur on May 30, 1939, to the late Herbert T. and Cladie E. (Ramsey) Irwin.
    She retired after 40 years with Bluffton Regional Medical Center.
    Among survivors are her daughter, Theresa (Jerry) Kock of Decatur; three brothers; two sisters; two grandsons, Brandon J. and John W. Kock; and great-grandson, Alexander G. Hall.

John A. Burgin

January 21, 2013

    John A. Burgin, 59, Decatur, died January 20, 2013.
    Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

Maxine N. Gephart

January 21, 2013

    Maxine N. Gephart, 91, of Lagrange, formerly of Decatur, died January 19, 2013, at Miller Merry Manor in Lagrange.
    Maxine was born in Adams County on September 28, 1921, to the late William M. and Aletha Florence (Roop) Noll.
    On November 30, 1963, she married Glen E. Gephart; he survives in Howe.
    Maxine was a homemaker and a member of the Women of the Moose.

January 17th

Clyde B. Augsburger

January 17, 2013

    Clyde B. Augsburger, 86, of Berne, died Tuesday at Swiss Village in Berne.
    Among survivors are his wife, Shirley; three daughters, Sue (David) Collins of Cincinnati, Ohio, Sally (Roland) DeRenzo of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Pamela (Lonnie) Evans of Alpharetta, Ga.
    Visitation will be from 12:30-2 p.m. on Saturday at the Swiss Village Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. at the chapel. Burial will be in MRECemetery in Berne.
  

Doris A. (Affolder) Zinn

January 17, 2013

    Doris A. (Affolder) Zinn, 89, Bluffton, formerly of Decatur, died on January 14, 2013, at Christian Care Retirement Community in Bluffton.
    Doris was born March 29, 1923, in Adams County to the late Lawrence and Goldie E. (Graham) Diehl.
    Her first husband was former Adams County sheriff Merle Affolder, who preceded her in death on September 10, 1992. She then married James Howard Zinn, who preceded her in death on June 22, 2000.
    Doris worked for CTS in Berne in Quality Control.

January 16th

Anna M. Anspaugh

January 16, 2013

    Anna M. Anspaugh, 80, Decatur, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at her residence.
    She was born in Adams County on April 10, 1932, to the late Ernest C. and Mary L. (Glendening) Anspaugh.
    Anna attended Decatur Light House Assembly of God Church and was a homemaker.
    Among survivors is a relative, Helen M. Sexton of Celina, Ohio.

Clyde B. Augsburger

January 16, 2013

    Clyde B. Augsburger, 86, Berne, died Tuesday.
    Arrangements pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.

Rella M. Baker

January 16, 2013

    Rella M. Baker, 87, of Tipp City and New Carlisle, Ohio, formerly of Wells County, passed away Monday, January 14, 2013.
    She was born on August 29, 1925, in Sullivan, Ohio, to the late Marvin E. and Violet E. (Baker) Bennett.
    Rella worked as a homemaker. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in New Carlisle, Fort Wayne St. Therese Catholic Church, VFW 1421 Auxiliary and sponsored Jr. Girls Auxiliary of the VFW for a number of years.

Donald W. Biester

January 16, 2013

    Rev. Donald Walter Biester, 77, Crown Point, Ind., passed away on Friday, January 4, 2013.
    Donald graduated from Trinity Lutheran School in May 1949. He attended Crown Point High School for one year before transferring to Concordia Lutheran High School in Fort Wayne, where he graduated in 1953.    He entered Concordia College in Fort Wayne and received his Associate of Arts in 1955. He entered Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Mo., where he received his Bachelor of Arts in 1957.

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