Marie L. Bradtmueller

    Marie L. Bradtmueller, 81, Hoagland, passed away at 2:15 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Ossian Health Care Center.
    She married the late Wilbert Bradtmueller Oct. 10, 1953, in Zion Lutheran Church-Friedheim; he passed away on Oct. 27, 2004.
    Among survivors are five sons, Terry (Arlene Hoover) Bradtmueller of Fort Wayne; Jeff (Sherril) Bradtmueller of Hoagland; Kevin Bradtmueller of Hoagland; Barry (Cindy) Bradtmueller of Hoagland;  Kurt (Terri) Bradtmueller of Ossian; brother, Gerhard Witte of Decatur; four sisters, Dorothy (Raymond) Schapper of Woodburn; Laura (Norbert) Merkle of Ohio City; Lorena (Marvin) Hockemeyer of Harlan; LaVera (Duane) Linker of New Haven; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
    Preceding Marie in death were one grandson, Dan Jeffrey; one great-grandson, Conner Terhune;  and three brothers, Alvin “Ollie” Witte, Clarence Witte and William “Sammy” Witte.
    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Lutheran Church, Bingen, with Pastor Daniel Dahling officiating. Internment will follow in St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery- Bingen.
    Friends will be received from 2-5 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.