Goldie V. Stetler, 94, 1506 Meadowview Drive, Celina, died at 3:59 a.m. Aug. 19, 2001, at Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born Aug. 20, 1906, in Chattanooga, to George and Hulda (Bollenbacher) Koch. On Jan. 25, 1930, she married Harold Stetler who died June 1, 1994.
Surviving are a son and his wife, Claire and Sue of Celina, and a son, Eldon of Fort Wayne, Ind.; a brother-in-law, LaVerne Stetler, Willshire; two sisters-in-law, Neva Clouse, Rockford, and Mary Ann Stetler, Celina; nine grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter, Mary Ann, and a daughter-in-law, Ruth Stetler.
She was a retired bookkeeper from Chatt Valley Foods, Chattanooga. She was a member of Chattanooga United Methodist Church, where she had served as organist for more than 50 years, Chattanooga Grange and Mercer County Farm Bureau.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Lehman Funeral Home, Celina, the Revs. Robert Metheny and Steven Oliver officiating. Burial is at Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Chattanooga United Methodist Church or St. Paul's United Methodist Church.
Robert England, 99, formerly of Shaverton Court, New Bremen, died Aug. 19, 2001 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Logan.
He was born July 31, 1902, in Shoal, Ky., to John and Jenny (Phelps) England. On Nov. 25, 1922, he married Leona Hertenstein and who Jan. 15, 1998.
Surviving are a son and his wife, Ned and Mary Lee England, Logan; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Deceased are nine brothers and sisters.
He retired from Meadow Gold White Mountain Creamery, New Bremen, and was formerly a custodian at New Bremen Public Schools. He was a member of St. Peter United Church of Christ and Woodmen of the World Camp 149, both of New Bremen.
Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, the Rev. Stephen Wills officiating. Burial is at German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 a.m. until the time of services Thursday.
Contributions can be made to the church memorial fund.
Bernadine F. Hook, 98, 207 E. Oak St., Celina, died at 11:15 p.m. Aug. 21, 2001 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
She was born March 20, 1903, in Celina, to Andrew and Margaret (Parker) Schunck.
Surviving are a son and his wife, Stephen and Rebecca Hook, Reynoldsburg; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three sisters, Magdalene Schunck, Mary Brady and Helen Anderson.
She retired as head of placement at Berkley School, New York City, N.Y. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the Mercer County Council on Aging, Celina History Club and the Ohio Federation of Women's Club.
Services are 11:30 a.m. Friday at Lehman Funeral Home, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. Burial is at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 10-11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the church educational endowment fund.
Minster native Theodore J. "Hap" Brunswick, 91, died at 2:20 p.m. Aug. 22, 2001 at Fair Haven County Home, Sidney.
He was born March 19, 1910, in Minster, to Clemens and Caroline (Yarhous) Brunswick. On Nov. 23, 1932, he married Verna Lee Hope, who survives at Fair Haven County Home.
Other survivors are three daughters and their husbands, Patricia and Patrick Hoying, Minster, Joan and Robert Dues, Houston, and Barbara and Gerald Thomas, Sidney; a sister-in-law, Wilma Brunswick, Newport; 12 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three brothers, four sisters, a grandchild and a great-grandchild.
He was a retired farmer and worked with the Shelby County Soil Conservation District for many years. He was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Newport. He was a school bus driver for Fort Loramie and Houston Schools.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Donald Shelander officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 3-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.
Contributions can be made to the Fair Haven County Home Activity Fund.
Victor T. Evers, 89, 4098 Coldwater Creek Road, Coldwater, died at 5:48 a.m. today [Aug. 23, 2001] at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater.
He was born April 12, 1912, in St. Rose, to Ben and Mary (Meyer) Evers. On June 14, 1939, he married Mary Hoying.
Other survivors are a son and his wife, Marvin and Ruth of St. Henry, a son, Roger of Coldwater; three daughters and their husbands, Marilyn and Ken Schwieterman, Elaine and Clem Ebbing, and Kathy and Jerry Laux, all of Coldwater; a sister and her husband, Zita and Clem Enneking, Minster, and a sister-in-law, Alvira Evers, Chickasaw; 19 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a brother, Othmar, a brother and sister-in-law, Ray and Henrietta, and a sister and brother-in-law, Olivia and Maurice Bohman.
He was a farmer and member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Carthagena, St. Lawrence Men's Society and the Knights of St. John, Maria Stein.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Revs. David Hoying and Ron Wilker officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Contributions can be made to Mercer-Darke County Hospice of Coldwater.
C. E. Pennington, M.D., 76, 404 N. Cedar St., Coldwater, died at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 23, 2001 at his residence.
He was born June 24, 1925, in Hamilton, to Albert and Rhoda (Morgan) Pennington. On Jan. 22, 1954, he married Louanna Smith, who survives.
Other survivors are two sons and their wives, Norman E. and Carol of Oak Harbor, and Mark Alan and Peg of Grove City; a daughter and her husband, Stephanie and Gary Sellers, and a daughter, Janet Lynn, all of Columbus; a sister, Norma Pennington Martin, Kingsport, Tenn.; and nine grandchildren.
Deceased is a sister, Fay Caldwell.
He retired as a family physician in 1989 and was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving in the South Pacific during World War II. He was a 1949 graduate of the University of Kentucky and a 1958 graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He was a diplomat of the American Academy of Family Practice since 1972. He was a member of Coldwater United Methodist Church, Coldwater Lions Club, the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Family Practice.
Services are 11 a.m. Monday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. James Sager officiating. Burial is at North Grove Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the church or the American Cancer Society.
Max C. Siefring, infant son of Chris and Theresa (Sturwold) Siefring, 6043 Huwer Road, Maria Stein, was stillborn Aug. 23, 2001 at Community Hospital, Coldwater.
Other survivors are paternal grandparents, Dennis and Diane Siefring, Fort Recovery; maternal grandparents, Roy and Mary Sturwold, Russia; and great-grandparents, Mark and Christine Siefring, St. Henry, and Herman Hoying, Coldwater.
Graveside services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul's Cemetery, Sharpsburg, the Rev. Mark Hoying officiating.
Brockman & Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery, is handling arrangements.
Elaine Mary Lorton, 78, 38 Jefferson St., Burkettsville, died 11 a.m. Aug. 24, 2001 at Valley Nursing Home in St. Marys.
She was born Nov. 27, 1922, the daughter of Julius and Veronica (Moorman) Link. On Aug. 9, 1941 she married Felix Lorton, who died May 26, 1985.
Survivors are two sons and their wives, Gerald and Yvonne, Park River, N. D., Kenneth and Linda, Burkettsville; two daughters and their husbands, Victoria and Robert Reichard, Union City, Ind., Shirley and Larry Ellenwood, Coldwater; two sisters, Erma Jean Link, Bartlette, Ill., Anna Mae Stammen, New Weston; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
Deceased are five brothers, two sisters, one grandchild and one great grandchild.
She was a homemaker and was a member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church, Burkettsville, and of the Ladies Sodality of the parish.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 28 at the church, the Rev. Matt Jozefiak officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is from 2-8 p.m. Aug. 27 and from 9-10 a.m. Aug. 28 at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry.
Mercer County native Eugene V. Grevencamp, 82, of Columbus, died Aug. 26, 2001 at Mount Carmel East Hospital, Columbus.
He was born March 6, 1919, in Cassella, to Leo and Clara (Froning) Grevencamp. His wife of 60 years, Leola, survives.
Other survivors are a son and his wife, Theodore and Mary, and two sons, Eugene and Dale; three daughters and their husbands, Carol and Dean Jauchius, Constance and James Smith and Marsha and Michael Justus, and two daughters, Patricia and Diana; a brother, the Rev. Raymond Grevencamp; 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a son, Arthur Grevencamp.
He was a retired representative of Prudential and Standard life insurance companies. He was a former St. Henry postmaster and personnel director for the Ohio Department of Welfare. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving as a chief petty officer during World War II. He was a member of St. Catharine Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, Veterans of Foreign Wars and former commander of the Disabled American Veterans and the American Legion. He served as a volunteer at Mount Carmel Hospice, a board member of the Ohio Veterans Service Organization, Logan, and vice chairman of the Hocking County Board of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial is at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Calling is 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Egan-Ryan Funeral Home East Chapel, 4019 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus.
Contributions can be made to Mount Carmel Hospice.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.egan-ryan.com.
Debbra Marie Mosier, 36, 821 Nuttman Ave., Fort Wayne, Ind., died at 3:55 p.m. Aug. 25, 2001 at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne, following a sudden illness.
She was born May 16, 1965, in Van Wert, to Ralph E. Mosier and Ruth (Schoenleben) Mosier. The mother survives in Meridian, Miss.
Other survivors are a sister and her husband, Connie J. and Scott Stover, Grove City, and two sisters, Joyce A. Clay, Van Wert, and Linda R. Kendall, Roanoke, Ind.
She was store director for PetsMart in Fort Wayne.
Services are 7 p.m. Tuesday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, Van Wert. Cremation will follow and burial will be later at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Calling is 1-7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.