Geraldine R. Meyer

    Geraldine R. Meyer, 88, of Bluffton, formerly of rural Ossian, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at Christian Care Retirement Community.
    She was born on October 1, 1924, in Allen County to the late Paul and Ida (Luttman) Scheumann.
    Geraldine worked as a homemaker. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and also the Ladies Aid. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, and will be remembered as an avid supporter of family activities.
    Among survivors are her two daughters, Carol (Dennis) Buuck of Lafayette and Phyllis Kenline of Fort Wayne; two sons, Lloyd (Joellen) Meyer of Ossian and Dale (Marcia) Meyer of Bluffton; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; sister, Garnita Rebber; and brother, Arnold Scheumann.
    Geraldine was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Meyer, in 2008; sisters, Lona Horman and Margaret Kiefer; and brothers Henry Scheumann, and Raymond Scheumann.
    Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, February 22, at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill St., Ossian. Visitation will also be from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, February 23, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 7545 N 650 E, Ossian.
    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, also at the church.
    Burial will be in Bethlehem Lutheran Church Cemetery.
    Preferred memorials are to Bethlehem Lutheran Church or Christian Care Retirement Community.
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