Archive - Obituary
Nick M. Crickmore, 64, Decatur, died today. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Genoveva H. Garcia, 77, Decatur, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Allen E. Brune, 85, of Decatur died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home.
Clinton L. Mankey, 68, Decatur, died Thursday. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Bernhard P. Kahlert, 87, Berne, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at Adams Woodcrest. Bernhard was born in Jauer, Germany July 4, 1927, to the late Bernhard and Anna (Brier) Kahlert. He married Doris A. Nevil Dec. 28, 1991.
Bernhard was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. He worked for M.W. Habegger Construction from 1954-1961 and Hardware Wholesalers from 1961-1981. He retired in 1981. He served during World War II in the German Army.
Richard F. Thompson, 71, Geneva, passed away at 1:20 a.m. Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at Ossian Health & Rehab Center in Ossian. He was born in Fort Wayne Tuesday, April 27, 1943.
Ellen Marie Suman, 85, Ashland, Ky, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at Kingsbrook Life Care Center in Ashland.
Ellen was born in Willshire, Ohio, June 22, 1929, to the late Harold and Ethel Bebout.
She will be remembered by all that knew her as a fun-loving person, a devoted mother and friend to many. Ellen was a great part of her husband’s pastoral ministry.
Elaine E. (Evans) Lehrman, 75, Decatur, passed away Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Woodcrest Nursing Center in Decatur. She was born in Adams County May 16, 1939, to the late Fred Evans Sr. and Alice Evans Klepper. A graduate of Decatur High School, she later married Carl A. Lehrman on June 29, 1957. He preceded her in death on May 4, 2004. Elaine was a member of East Liberty United Methodist Church in Monroeville.
William L. Alberding 59, Decatur, passed away Friday Nov. 21, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Decatur June 1, 1955, to the late Leo W. and Mary L. (Geimer) Alberding. He married Jackie L.(Eckhart) Feb. 2, 1993.
He worked for Decatur G.E. and then Alberding Woodworking.
Dianna R. Parris, 65, Berne, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.
Among survivors are a son, Matthew (Jennifer) Parris of Dayton, Ohio; daughter, Shawna (Phillip) Parris-Mckee of Eaton, Ohio; four grandchildren, Leanna, Alexis and Likas Parris; and Devon McKee; five great-granchildren, Alexander and Rayeanna Kissinger; Zuri Placke; and Maralyn and Kellin O'Dell.
Funeral service is at 5 p.m. Friday at Memorial Baptist Church in Eaton, with pastor Dave Souers officiating.