Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Minnie E. Burk, 88, Van Wert, Ohio died Tuesday at C.H.P. Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert.
She was a member of the Adams County Coin Club and participated in their weekly flea market for many years.
Among survivors are her son, William R. Burk of Van Wert; and daughter, Dee Ann Zimmerman of Van Wert.
Sara L. Collier, 99, Decatur, died Wednesday evening.
Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
James R. Hamrick, 55, of Marion, Ind., previously of Decatur, died Sunday, August 11, 2013 at his residence.
Among survivors are his mother, Wanda L Hamrick of Decatur; two brothers, Rick L. Hamrick and Brad D. (Sara Klinetob) Hamrick, both of Decatur and sister, Sheila F. (Randy) Shoaf of Decatur.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Zion Lutheran Church.
Glen D. Strahm, 81 of Monroe, passed away at his residence on Sunday, August 11, 2013.
Glen was born June 20, 1932, in Adams County to the late Sylvan and Lydia (Brunner) Strahm.
On August 23, 1952, he married Elizabeth "Betsy" Johnston; she survives in Monroe.
Glen was a member of St. Luke Community Church where he was involved as an elder, deacon and trustee. Glen was a farmer and mechanic for Reisen & Smith Chrysler, Walt's Motor Sales and John's Auto Sales.
Mildred R. Steffen, 92, of Decatur, passed away Monday morning at her residence.
Mildred was born February 11, 1921, in Adams County to the late John and Lydia (Gerber) Steffen.
She was a member of Apostolic Christian Church and worked at General Electric in Decatur for 40 years.
Among survivors are her brother, Ralph (Lucinda) Steffen of Bluffton; and two sisters, Violet Steffen and Vergene Reinhard, both of Decatur.
Florence E. Stuckey, 94, of Van Wert, Ohio, died at 9:05 p.m. Saturday, August 10, at Vancrest Health Care Center in Van Wert.
Florence was born March 18, 1919, in Van Wert County to the late Arthur H. and Marie (Schmidgall) Bauer.
She married Charles Graydon Stuckey on April 24, 1946; he preceded her in death on December 9, 1987.
Thelma M. Berkshire, 79, of Decatur passed away Friday, August 9, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
Thelma was born Sunday, October 1, 1933, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, to the late James Civiley and Lucinda Mae (Cheek) McGraw.
She married James W. Berkshire on May 31, 1953; he passed away February 15, 2009.
Thelma was a homemaker and had formerly attended the Decatur Church of Christ.
Harold E. "Gus" Feasel II, 65, of Willshire, Ohio, passed away early Thursday morning, August 8, 2013 at his residence.
Harold was born Saturday, November 8, 1947, in Adams County, to the late Harold E. and Betty J. (Brown) Feasel.
He married Linda Diane Miller on September 18, 1971 in Willshire; she passed away on March 19, 2000.
Elma Thieme, 91 of Decatur passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013, in the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford, Ohio, where she had been a resident for the past three months.
Elma was born Tuesday, December 13, 1921, in Van Wert County, Ohio, to the late Andrew and Emma (Gunsett) Etzler.
She married her first husband, Virgil M. Springer, on November 2, 1941; he passed away on July 16, 1942. She married her second husband, Arnold Thieme, on April 20, 1947; he passed away on January 10, 1997.
Donna J. Wietfeldt, 65, of Decatur passed away Friday, August 9, 2013, at her residence.
Donna was born on August 17, 1947, in Adams County to the late Donald L. and Norma E. (Ridenour) Agler.
Donna was a homemaker and a retired daycare provider. She was a member of Faith Alive Ministries.