Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Irene M. Grove, 90, Decatur, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at her residence.
She was born May 5, 1923, in Decatur to the late Jacob C. and Frances V. (Miller) Heimann.
She married Gerald E. Grove Aug. 24, 1946; he died Jan. 10, 2000.
Irene was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and the Women of St. Mary’s. She was a lifelong homemaker.
Alan S. Baumgartner, 74, Geneva, died Wednesday in Pyramid Point Rehabilitation in Indianapolis.
Funeral services are pending at the Downing and Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva.
Irene M. Grove, 90, Decatur, died Wednesday, at her residence.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Vera M. Mattax, 83, Decatur, passed away Feb. 18, 2014, at Hearth and Home in Van Wert, Ohio.
She was born Sept. 4, 1930, in Adams County, to the late Chancy and Lillian B. (Bohren) Yoder.
Vera married D. Vaughn Mattax April 23, 1955; he died in January of 2005.
She was a member of the Monroe United Methodist Church. She worked for Dunbar and Old Fort Supply. Vera was a member of the Scrambling Squares Square Dance Club.
Leroy A. Eicher, 76, rural Berne, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his residence.
Survivors include a son, Leroy (Lizzie) Eicher of Allen, Mich.; four daughters, Ruby (Noah) Wengerd of Salem, Martha (Amos) Schwartz of Bryant, Wilma (Tim) Schwartz of Monroe and Dena (Elmer) Wickey of Berne; two brothers, Ben (Lydia) Eicher of Carlisle, Ky. and Harvey (Amanda) Eicher of Monroe; three sisters, Salome Wengerd and Mary (Jake) Christner, both of Berne and Rosie Wickey of Middlebury; 44 grandchildren; and 58 great-grandchildren.
Diane L. Emenhiser, 69, Monroeville, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at her residence.
She was born April 16, 1944, in Adams County, to Loretta E. McNeal and the late Thomas L. McNeal.
Diane married Larry W. Emenhiser Oct. 6, 1962; he survives.
She was a homemaker, a waitress at 3 Kings and a retired dietician from Lutheran Hospital.
Michael E. Bohrer, 60, Monroeville, passed away at 11:46 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at his residence, following a period of failing health.
He was born Wednesday, Aug. 12, 1953, in Fort Wayne, the son of the late Edward Bohrer and Freda V. (Hughes) Smith; who survives. He married Vicki Adams; she passed away Sept. 2, 2013, in Texas.
Donald R. Worley, 74, South Whitley, passed away at 11:42 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.
He was born March 17, 1939, in Illinois, the son of the late Marion and Viola (Andre) Worley. He married the late Wanda Lee Brunner March 1, 1966, in Warsaw.
Larry J. Agler, 68, Van Wert, Ohio, passed away at 5:15 p.m. Feb. 15, 2014, at his residence.
He married Bonnie Miller Sept. 23, 1965, in Middle Point, Ohio.
Larry retired from Dolco Packaging in Decatur.
Surviving are three children, Larry "Jay" (Julia) Agler, Vicky (Craig) Kiracofe and Amy(Chad) Adams, all of Van Wert.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home and Crematory in Van Wert.
Kevin R. Huse, 59, Decatur, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at his residence.
Surviving are his wife, Lisa Huse of Decatur; two sons, Jared (Courtney) Huse of Van Wert, Ohio, and Matthew Huse of Seville, Ohio; a daughter, Mandy (Preston) Proffitt of Van Wert; a step-daughter, Natalie (Ben) Girod of Decatur; a step-son, Kyle McIntyre of Decatur; father, Floyd Huse of Van Wert; and a brother, Rodney (Anita) Huse of Janesville, Wis.