Archive - Apr 2014 - Obituary
Charlotte L. Webb Weimer, 86, Berne, died at 4:25 p.m. Sunday, April 26, 2014, at Chalet Village in Berne.
Surviving are three daughters, Kay Arnold and Joy (Eric) Glidewell, both of Berne and Cosy Luke (Jerry) Watschke of Hackensack, Minn.; a brother, Don (Margaret Ann) Harsha of Berne; a sister, Shirley (Don) Richwine of Bluffton; a step-daughter, Rosie (Al) Farlow of Geneva; and a step-son, Larry (JoLyn) Webb of Longmont, Colo.
Roberta Jean "Berta" Witte, 54, Ohio City, Ohio, passed away at 4:08 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, in the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
Berta was born Thursday, Sept. 24, 1959, in Toledo, Ohio, the daughter of the late Ivan Charles and Jessie Marie (Cousino) Eckhart.
She married Robert "Rob" Witte May 18, 1991; he survives.
Shirley M. Augsburger, 85, Berne, died Friday, April 25, 2014, at Swiss Village in Berne.
Surviving are three daughters, Sue (David) Collins of Cincinnati, Ohio, Sally (Roland) DeRenzo of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Pam (Lonnie) Evans of Alpharetta, Ga.; five grandchilden, Micah (Shante) Collins, Chris DeRenzo, Michelle (Jeremy) Soronen, Alex Evans and Hannah Evans; four great-grandchildren, Elijah, Gideon, Ezekiel and Judah Collins; and two sisters, Helen Augsburger of Berne and JoAn Burmeister of Chokio, Minn.
Irene L. Birch, 89, Decatur, died Saturday.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Geraldine A. "Gerry" Gribler, 90, Ohio City, Ohio, died at 10:23 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, at CHP Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert, Ohio.
She was born June 25, 1923, in Monroe, to the late Samuel E. and Laura G. (Roebuck) Haggard.
Gerry married Raymond Lee Gribler May 5, 1944; he passed away July 20, 2002.
Amos R. Schwartz 80, Monroe, passed away at his residence at 5:45 a.m. Sunday April 27, 2014.
He was born March 13, 1934, in Monroe, to the late John J. Jr. and Rosina J. (Schwartz) Schwartz.
Amos married Maryann G. Schwartz Feb. 9, 1956; she survives.
He was a member of the Old Order Amish. He was a retired farmer.
RoseAnn A.M. Schwartz, 4, Willshire, Ohio, passed away at 5:35 a.m. Friday, April 25, 2014, at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born Sunday, May 10, 2009, in Geneva, to Atlee J. and MaryAnn E. Schwartz.
She was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
Surviving are four brothers at home, Atlee, Jonathon, Jacob, Simon; a sister, Laura; grandparents, Jacob A. and MaryAnn W. Schwartz and Ernest L. and MaryAnn E Girod, all of Monroe.
Marie (Yoder) Thornburg, 88, Decatur, died Friday, April 25, 2014, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
Marie was born April 11, 1926, in Decatur, to the late Ross and Almira (Brown) LaTurner.
Marie formerly attended Berne Evangelical Mennonite Church. She was member of the VFW and American Legion ladies Auxiliary in Avon Park, Fla. Marie worked at the old Pioneer restaurant in Decatur and retired from the Sandwich Depot Restaurant in Avon Park.
Charlotte L. Weimer, 86, Berne, died Sunday April 27, 2014, at Chalet Village in Berne.
Funeral arrangements pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.
Howard Goyer, 94, Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital.
He was born in Bicknell to the late Richard P. Goyer and Jeanette N. Goyer-Davis.
Howard was a US Army WWII veteran and worked as a salesman with Schueler's Appliance for 25 years, retiring in 1985.
He was a member of Faith United Methodist Church and enjoyed playing cards with family and friends.