Archive - Obituary
Alberta V. Gerber, 89 of Decatur, died Monday.
Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Hazel P. Hill, 77, of East Canton, Ohio, died Saturday Dec. 1, 2012, in the Great Trail Care Center.
She was born Feb. 4, 1935, in Jacobsburg, Ohio, to Charles and Mary Jane (Gorby) McMasters. She was a housewife and attended the Sanctuary Church of God in East Canton.
Viola I. Miller, 85, Goshen, formerly of Berne, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2012, at Greencroft Health Center, Goshen.
She was born to Ray and Hattie (Gibson) Steele on February 21, 1927.
Viola married Chalmer Miller on June 2, 1946, in Adams County.
Suze Ann Eichhorn, 88, of Huntington, passed away at 9:45 a.m. Friday, November 30, 2012 at Christian Care Retirement Community in Bluffton, where she received care for the past two weeks. She had been a resident of the Tipton House in Huntington since 2009.
Viola I. Miller, 85, of Goshen, formerly of Monroe, died Sunday in Goshen.
Arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home in Berne.
Julia E. Rash, 55, of Decatur, passed away Friday, November 30, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital.
She was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on August 22, 1957, to the late Bobby Gene and Iva Bernice (Hughes) Drennen.
On September 9, 1978, she married David L. Rash; he survives in Decatur.
Julia attended Pleasant Mills Baptist Church, was a homemaker, and a former employee of West End Restaurant in Decatur.
Theodore “Ted” Wayne Perry, 86, of Fort Wayne, died Monday, November 19, 2012, at home.
Born in Kalamazoo, Mich., he was the son of the late Harrison and Marie (VanAvery) Perry.
The World War II Navy veteran was a member of the V.F.W. 10006 and the Eagles in New Haven. He retired from ITT after 48 years of service.
Vera L. Rauch, 87, of Decatur, passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Adams County on June 25, 1925, to the late Julius C. and Anna I. (Bernard) Schultz.
On June 21, 1950, she married Homer F. Rauch; he died on August 30, 1999.
Frederick W. "Fritz" Berning, 90, of Hoagland, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2012, at New Haven Care & Rehabilitation.
He was born in Allen County on Tuesday, February 21, 1922, to the late Fred C. and Marie M. (Grote) Berning.
He married Florence M. Siebert on September 16, 1951.
Zanta M. Butorac, 94, of Decatur, died Tuesday, November 27, 2012, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
She was born in Wells County on June 15, 1918, to the late Ellis and Mae (Comer) Squier.
Zanta married Phil P. Butorac on October 28, 1976; he preceded her in death on February 3, 2002.
Zanta was a homemaker and also worked for Lincoln Life Insurance Company.