Scott A. Schaublin, 31, died of apparant suicide at 11:20 a.m. Jan. 31, 2001 at his Lima residence.
He was born Oct. 12, 1969, in Lima. His father and his wife, Robert E. and Victoria L. (Horstman) Schaublin survive in Columbus Grove. His mother, Roberta Nesbit Birt, survives in Celina.
Other survivors are two sons, Garrett and Daulton, both of Lima; a daughter, McKenzie of Lima; a sister and her husband, Stacy and Vince Berry, Columbus; two half-brothers, James and Joseph Baker, both of Celina; a half-sister, Sara Baker, Nelsonville; and a paternal grandmother.
He was employed at Phillips ECG, Ottawa, and had served in the U.S. Army. He was a 1988 graduate of Columbus Grove.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove, the Rev. Bert C. Ambrose Jr. officiating. Burial is at Truro Cemetery in Columbus Grove.
Calling is 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Agnes M. Fischer, 91, 1001 Myers Road, Celina, died at 9:10 p.m. Feb. 2, 2001 at Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born Dec. 17, 1909, in Fort Recovery, to John and Irene (Laux) Pottkotter. She was married to Carl "Pete" Fischer, who died Dec. 9, 1980.
Survivors are two sons and their wives, Robert and Laura Lee, and John and Sally, all of Celina; a daughter and her husband, Kay and Kenneth Gayer, St. Marys; a sister, Mary Helen Romer, Coldwater; three brothers, Bob, Jerry and Bill Pottkotter, all of Fort Recovery; 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three brothers, a sister, and a granddaughter.
She was a retired sales clerk at the former Brown Drugs, Celina, and a member of Immaculate Conception Church and its Altar Rosary Sodality, and Knights of St. John Auxiliary, both of Celina.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. today at Lehman Funeral Home, Celina.
Contributions can be made to the church's educational foundation.
Jerry D. Germann, 45, 534 Hierholzer St., Celina, died at 7:45 p.m. Feb. 2, 2001 at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. following an extended illness.
He was born Sept. 29, 1955, in Celina, to Herbert and Lois German. His mother and her husband, Arthur Krick, survive in Celina. On Aug. 2, 1975, he married Deborah Muether, who survives.
Other survivors are two daughters, Lisa and Nicole, both at home; a brother and his wife, Terry and Gena of Celina; and a granddaughter.
Deceased are his father and a sister.
He was employed at the former Huffy Bicycle Corp., and was currently a parts manager at Tractor's Inc., both of Celina. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Loyal Order of Moose Lodge, American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign Wars, all of Celina.
Funeral Mass is 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. Burial is at Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today and after noon Tuesday at Lehman Funeral Home, Celina.
Contributions can be made to the family.
Mary J. Jones, 65, 711 Greenbriar St., Cridersville, died at 1:50 p.m. Feb. 3, 2001 at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
She was born Dec. 29, 1935, in Wapakoneta, to Winfield and Viota (George) Metzger. On July 9, 1955, she married James F. Jones Sr., who survives.
Other survivors are three sons and their wives, James F. Jr. and Sandy, London, Rick J. and Barbara, McKinney, Texas, and John A. and Tammy, Cleveland; two daughters and their husbands, Debora and John Pseekos, Elida, and Barbara and Randal Pitson, Lima; three sisters and their husbands, Carolyn and Bill Shaner, and Barbara and Lee Winemiller, all of Wapakoneta, and Kathryn Ann and Alfred Kinstle, Botkins; 15 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., St. Marys, and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wapakoneta. She was a 1954 graduate of St. Joseph High School, Wapakoneta.
Funeral Mass is noon Wednesday at the church, the Rev. William O'Donnell C.PP.S. officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Long & Folk Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, with a Christian prayer service at 8 p.m.
Sylvester H. "Kye" Stammen, 93, 13932 Reigle-Bell Road, Rossburg, died at 10:15 p.m. Feb. 2, 2001 at Versailles Health Care Center.
He was born Dec. 31, 1907, in New Weston, to Henry and Catherine (Goettemoeller) Stammen. On May 7, 1935, he married Bertha Henke, who survives.
Other survivors are four daughters and their husbands, Barbara Ann and Paul Huber, North Star, Mary Kathryn and Robert McEowen, Rossburg, Karen Jean and Jerry Waggoner, Rossburg, and Carol Sue and James Cox, Huber Heights, and a daughter, Hildred Barga, Greenville; a son and his wife, Timothy Leo and Peggy of Drexel Hill, Pa.; 28 grandchildren and 49 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, Gerhard "Jake," four brothers, Joseph, Bernard, Frank and Hubert, three sisters, Barbara, Emma, and Peggy, and three grandchildren.
He was former owner and operator of New Weston Grain Elevator and Farming, and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church, Burkettsville, and its Men's Society, Knights of Columbus, St. Henry, and 4th Degree Knight of Columbus, Minster.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Matt Jozefiak officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. today and 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry.
Ronnie Blocher, 64, of Union City, died of natural causes Feb. 5, 2001 at his residence.
He was born Oct. 27, 1936, in Union City, to Mered and Blanche (Wagner) Blocher. His father survives in Greenville. His wife, DeAnna Teddi, survives.
Other survivors are a daughter and her husband, Candi and Kenny Cook, Union City; a son and his wife, Kent and Tonya of Union City; a brother and his wife, Jim and Dwanna of Union City, Ind.; three grandchildren and a stepgrandchild.
Deceased is his mother.
He was retired from Union City Body Company, and had worked for Treaty Company, Greenville, and Red 73 Creamery, Union City, Ind. He was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles 2790, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, both Union City, Local 494 UAW Retirees, and Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 329, Greenville.
Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at Reichard Funeral Home, Inc., Union City, Ind., the Revs. Jerry Fair and Terry Haworth officiating. Burial is at Greenville Cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Darke-Mercer County Hospice or Wayne Hospital Future Dialysis Unit.
D. Myron Johns
D. Myron "Mike" Johns, 82, 1111 Woodland Drive, Versailles, died at noon Feb. 5, 2001 at Versailles Health Care Center.
He was born Dec. 17, 1918, in Auglaize County, to Clarence L. and Karah (Grear) Johns. On Feb. 18, 1945, he married Zemabelle "Zemie" Roop, who died in 1996.
Survivors are a son and his wife, D. Michael and Shirley, and a son, Terry, all of Versailles; two daughters and their husbands, Susette and Larry Kruckeburg, Versailles, and Jeanette and Joe Bey, Fort Recovery; a sister-in-law and her husband, Nel and Ted Franklin, Fort Recovery; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a brother, Dick.
He was the retired owner of Johns IGA Grocery Store in Versailles, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in the 37th Infantry Division. He was a member of Versailles United Methodist Church, Fraternal Order of Eagles and Masonic Lodge, both of St. Marys, and the Versailles Lion's Club.
Services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, the Rev. Kelly Moody officiating. Burial is at Springhill Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. today and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the funeral home.