Charles H. "Chuck" Frilling, 81, 9007 Ohio 119, Anna, died at 7:15 a.m. Jan. 11, 2001 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born May 8, 1919, in McCartyville, to John and Catherine (Prenger) Frilling. On Sept. 4, 1943, he married Dolores Grilliot, who survives.
Other survivors are two daughters and their husbands, Mary Jo and Daniel Schmiesing, St. Henry, and Judy Ann and Wayne Fortenberry, Sweeny, Texas, and a daughter, Theresa J. of Port Jefferson; two sisters, Margaret Farno, Piqua, and Viola Bergman, St. Marys; a sister-in-law, Agnes of Fort Loramie; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Deceased are seven brothers.
He was retired as a molder from Sidney Aluminum and as custodian and janitor for McCartyville School. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, during D-Day and Battle of the Bulge. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church and its Men's Sodality, McCartyville, Amvets and Veterans of Foreign Wars, both of Sidney.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Patrick Duffy officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-6 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.
Former Mercer County resident Mary C. Huber, 76, of Lincoln Park, Mich., died Jan. 12, 2001 at Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak in Michigan.
She was born April 23, 1924, in Carthagena, to Joseph and Anna (Burbrink) Huber.
Survivors include a sister, Agnes Huber, Coldwater, and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased is a sister, Sister Anita Marie Huber.
She was retired from Wayne County Children's Services in Michigan, and was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church in Lincoln Park, Mich.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, the Rev. Ronald Wilker officiating. Burial is at St. Elizabeth Cemetery in Coldwater.
Calling is 6-8 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Contributions can be made to Mercer/Darke County Hospice.
Rex A. Hiles, 56, Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of Celina, died Jan. 11, 2001 in Florida.
He was born Oct. 4, 1944 in Celina to the late Cortier and Edith Hiles. He had resided in Fort Myers since 1981.
Surviving is his fiancee, Rita Love of Fort Myers; a son and his wife, Deron and Allison of Detroit, Mich.; a daughter and her husband, Sherry and Dennis Duke of Orlando, Fla.; a brother, John of Celina; three sisters, Lois Snavely, Celina, Marilyn Adams, Edgerton and Judith Howell, Fort Myers; and one grandson.
Deceased are a brother, George, and a sister, Connie Stuckey.
He had been employed as a retail manager in Fort Myers and was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Fort Myers.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Coral Ridge Funeral Home in Cape Coral, Fla. Burial will be in Coral Ridge Cemetery.
Calling will be 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Joseph A. Ahrns, 82, formerly of 7654 Galley Road, Fort Loramie, died Jan. 11, 2001 at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster, where he was a resident.
He was born Jan. 22, 1918 in Fort Loramie to Herman and Josephine (Schmidt) Ahrns. On April 18, 1950 he married Mary P. Keller, who died in 1984.
Survivors include a daughter and her husband, Esther and Joe Heitkamp, Fort Recovery; four sons and their wives, Leo and Rita, Vernon and Amy, Louie and Denise and Leroy and Phyliss, all of Fort Loramie; a sister and her husband, Kathleen and Arthur Fisher, Wapakoneta; three brothers and their wives, Bernard and Rosemary of Pemberton; Julius and Mary Alice of Maria Stein; and Karl and Evelyn of Fort Loramie; and 17 grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were two sons, Leon and Jerome; a sister, Martha Poeppelman and a brother, George.
He was a retired heavy equipment operator at Lake Loramie State Park and member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Fort Loramie. He also was a member of Knights of St. John, Commandary 300 of St. Michael's, Fort Loramie, and Fraternal Order of Eagles, Commandary 1391 of Minster.
Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, the Rev. Steven Shoup officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-9 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Gehret Funeral Home, Fort Loramie.
Anna Mae Sanford, 67, 220 Sturgeon St., St. Marys, died at 2:15 a.m. Jan. 12, 2001 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, following an apparent stroke.
She was born March 29, 1933 in St. Marys, to Emil and Martha (Vogel) Hegemier. On Jan. 10, 1953, she married Samuel Sanford, who survives at the residence.
Also surviving are three sons and their wives, Scott and Gloria of Sterling Heights, Mich., and Stanley and Tami and Stuart and Dawn, all of St. Marys; a daughter and her husband, Kris and Paul Frilling, St. Marys; a brother, Robert Hegemier, Bradenton, Fla.; a sister and her husband, Dorothy and Babe Garcia, Carson City, Nevada; two sisters, Helen Botkin, LaJolla, Calif. and Irene Lininger, St. Marys; and 10 grandchildren.
Deceased is a daughter Kimberly.
She was former owner of the Knotty Pine Restaurant in St. Marys and had been employed as a secretary at Quality Plumbing and Heating in St. Marys. She was a 1951 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School and a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, St. Marys.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Patricia Minnick officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home
Helen Dammeyer, 83, formerly of New Bremen, died at 5:10 a.m. Jan. 13, 2001 at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community.
She was born Nov. 23, 1917, in New Bremen, to Elmer and Hazel (Rabe) Kellermeyer. She married Alvin Dammeyer, who died Nov. 21, 1980.
She was a homemaker, and a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, American Legion Post 241 and Woodman Circle, all of New Bremen. She was a member and past president of New Bremen Senior Citizens.
Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Gilberg Funeral Home, New Bremen, the Rev. John W. Tostrick officiating. Burial is at German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the church memorial fund.
Mildred C. Haubert, 84, 465 E. North St., Coldwater, died at 2 p.m. Jan. 13, 2001 at Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born Dec. 29, 1916, in St. Sebastian, to John and Elizabeth (Falke) Rose. On June 21, 1941, she married Othmar J. Haubert, who died July 19, 1996.
Survivors are three sons and their wives, John Othmar and Martha Ann of Alexandria, Va., Harry Lee and Sandra of Vista, Calif., and Philip Douglas and Rose Mary of Dayton; a brother and his wife, Arlington and Florentine Rose, Celina; a sister, Delores Scott, Granite City, Ill.; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Raphael, a sister, Elfrieda, and half-brother, Arthur.
She was a former employee of Don's Flowers in Coldwater and initiated the Bicycle Path Beautification Project. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, and a former member of its choir.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Ron Wilker officiating. Burial is at St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. today and 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Contributions can be made to Mercer County Hospice or the Alzheimer's Association.