Archive - Obituary
June 22nd, 2012
Inez G. Baker, 94, of Celina, Ohio, died Wednesday in Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur.
A native of Adams County, she married Ernest W. Baker in Geneva; he preceded her in death.
Survivors Include two daughters, Sharon (Jerry) Boise and Nancy Bates, both of Celina, and two brothers, Harold Miller of Decatur and Perry Miller of Union City, Indiana.
Clifford M. Hoverman, 89, of Decatur, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012, at his residence.
He was born on January 16, 1923, in Van Wert County, Ohio, to the late Charles F. and Oval N. (Dull) Hoverman.
Clifford married Elizabeth M. “Betty” (Imler) on July 26, 1944.
A memorial service for Charlotte E. Vera, 101, of Decatur, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 23, at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, with Pastor Marcia Kline officiating.
The longtime educator recently passed away. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to the Charlotte Vera Memorial Education Scholarship via Adams County Community Foundation, Decatur First Presbyterian Church or Family LifeCare
Edward W. Miller, 86, of Decatur, died at his residence on Monday, June 18, 2012.
He was born on October 9, 1925, in Fort Wayne, to the late Rollen and Edna (Lemler) Miller.
Edward married Rita A. Mattes on April 15, 1950; she preceded him in death in March 2000.
Edward was self-employed as a Mechanic. He served in WW II and the Korean Conflict in the United States Navy and Marine Corps. He was a member of the St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.
Hugh L. Ehrman, 86, of rural Decatur died Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Hugh was born on April 29, 1926, in Preble to the late Floyd W. and Lola E. (Barger) Ehrman. Hugh married his first wife, Bernadine Kirchofer, on Feb. 14, 1952. She passed away Aug. 24, 1986. His second wife, Carol (Yoder) Nussbaum, passed away Dec. 2, 2002. He married Alice (Yoder) Hirschy on Dec. 1, 2005.
Rosalie Ann Young, 82, of Willshire, Ohio, passed away at 12:04 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at Parkview Regional Hospital.
She was born in Willshire on December 5, 1929, to the late Walter G. and Daisy P. (August) Stetler.
Rosalie married James O. Young in Witchita Falls, Texas, on January 29, 1951; he passed away on December 25, 1975.
Todd S. Berning, 41, of Decatur, died Wednesday in Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne.
He was the son of Eugene and Sylvia (Doctor) Berning of rural Decatur, who survive.
Also surviving are three brothers, Mark Berning of Monroeville, and Dale Berning and Lyle Berning, both of New Haven.
Inez G. Baker, Rockford, Ohio, died Wednesday in Adams County Memorial Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva.
Donald E. Light, 84, of Paynesville, Michigan, died Tuesday, June 12, 2012.
He was born in Decatur on March 6, 1928, to the late Grady and Nina (Swartz) Light.
He married Stella Nurkkala on September 15, 1962.
Among survivors are his wife, Stella, of Paynesville; a daughter, Gwen (Jeff) Young of Witchita, Kan.; a brother, Gerald (Winnie) Light of Decatur; and a sister, Irene Agler of Evansville.
He was preceded in death by seven brothers and sisters.
Helen M. Thieme, 83, of Decatur, passed away at 1:43 a.m. on Monday, June 18, 2012, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
She was born on Tuesday, June 11, 1929, in Wells County, to the late Orval P. and Edith C. (Bowman) Barger.
Helen married Otto W. A. Thieme on February 11, 1950, in Immanuel Lutheran Church; he survives.
She was an active member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church as a Sunday School teacher and was involved with the Ladies Society.