Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Barbara M. Buckey, 88, Decatur, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Elisa V. Juarez, 90, Decatur, passed away Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
She was born Oct. 5, 1923, in Britton, Texas to the late Issac and Ramona (Farfan) Vergara. She married the late Francisco Juarez on Nov. 9, 1961. He died on July 10, 1975.
Elisa was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and its Hispanic Society. She was a homemaker and also worked as a surgical tech in Brownsville, Texas.
Deloris Mae Lichtenberger, 61, Van Wert, Ohio, died at 7:55 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at Van Wert County Hospital.
She was born on Feb. 23, 1952, to John S and Wilma (Overholser) Lichtenberger, Wren, Ohio.
Among survivors are two brothers, Sherman (Viginia) Lichtenberger, Berne and Stanley (Jennifer) Lichtenberger, Van Wert; two sisters, Beverly (Alan R.) Lichtensteiger, rural Ohio City, Ohio and Joyce (Jim) Graffmiller, Portland; and many nieces and nephews.
Jane I. May, 80, Decatur, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
Jane was born on Nov. 27, 1935, in Portland to the late John and Louise (Schmidt) May.
She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.
She is survived by a sister, Rosemary Freiburger, Yoder; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Victor May; and a sister, Lena Bennett.
Lora L. McLemore, 61, Convoy, Ohio, died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Kathleen A. Ray, 74, Ossian, passed away Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
She was born in Tulsa, Okla. to the late Kenneth A and Wanda Thelma (Isaacs) Harper.
Kate was a member of Grace Fellowship in Decatur. She was a homemaker and also worked as a health care provider.
Wellington C. "Bill" Snyder, 84, Decatur, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at Adams Woodcrest.
He was born on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 1929, in Fort Wayne, to the late Peter D. and Gladys O. (Place) Snyder. He married his first wife, M. Helen Morehous on Aug. 16, 1950, she passed away on Oct. 11, 1991. He married Mary E. (Beer) Schindler on Feb. 19, 1993, she survives.
Danny E. Wildman, 63, Little Rock, Kans., died Oct. 23, 2013.
Among survivors are his wife, Mary Anne(Ouellette) Wildman; and a child, Sarah O. Wildman.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. on Nov. 2, 2013 at the Unitarian Universalist Church, Little Rock.
Ervin C. Christner, 71, Berne, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at his residence.
He was born on May 25, 1942, in Adams County to the late Alvin S. and Caroline (Schwartz) Christner. He married Elizabeth M. Girod; she survives.
Ervin was an Old Order Amish and a retired carpenter.
Bradley A. Combs, 52, New Haven, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 at Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
He is survived by his mother, Judith Dowell, Decatur; two sons, Dakota and Hunter Combs, Decatur; a brother, Larry Combs, Janesville, Wis.; and a sister, Kathleen (Kirk) Smith, Decatur.
No service will be held.
Memorials may be made to Haggard Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home for final funeral expenses.