Craig H. Eggleston, 54, of 703 W. Main St., died Wednesday morning, December 25, 2002, at his residence.
He was born April 5, 1948, in Marietta, the son of the late Arther G. and Helen H. (Hewson) Eggleston. On June 8, 2002, he married Francesca L. Healy, who survives.
Mr. Eggleston was owner of Craig's Custom Touch in Van Wert. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in Vietnam; he was past president and a current member of the Wetzel Motorcycle Club, belonged to the National Rifle Association and was a member of American Legion Post 178 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5803, both in Van Wert.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Craig Heath Eggleston of Van Wert; a daughter, Hollie (Jason) Phillips of Van Wert; two brothers, Scot Eggleston of Decatur, Ind., and David Eggleston of Marietta; three sisters, Harla (Don) Gardner and Jo (Tom) Buchman, both of Marietta, and Beth Araiza of Decatur, Ga., four grandchildren, Noah Eggleston and Kole, Kaine and Karter Phillips.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Brad Eggleston.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home in Van Wert. A burial site has not been released, but there will be military rites conducted by combined units of Legion Post 178 and VFW Post 5803.
Calling hours are one hour before services on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
David M. Wannemacher, 55, of Delphos, died at 12:21 a.m. Friday, December 27, 2002, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.
He was born February 6, 1947, in Delphos, the son of the late Ambros and Coletta (Gremling) Wannemacher. On February 6, 1970, he married Barbara Will, who survives in Delphos.
Mr. Wannemacher was a parts purchasing agent for Double A Trailers for the past 25 years. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos, was a past grand knight, former district deputy, member of the 4th degree, former district marshal and former Columbian squire advisor for the Knights of Columbus and was a member of Delphos Eagles Aerie 471. He was also active in the Delphos Canal Commission. Mr. Wannemacher graduated from Delphos St. John's High School in 1965 and from Tiffin University in 1969.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, David M. "Mike" (Tonya) Wannemacher of Gardner, Kan., William (Angela) Wannemacher of Marietta, Ga., and Steven Wannemacher of Delphos; two daughters, Angela "Angel" Wannemacher of Delta and JoAnn (Ray) Welcott of Delphos; four sisters, Ellen (Jeff "Buzz") Ditto of Landeck, Maggie Wannemacher and Beth (Joe) Wallenhorst, both of Delphos, and Karen Shumaker of Cridersville; five brothers, Dennis (Pat) Wannemacher of Troy, Mark (Mary) Wannemacher and Greg (Donna) Wannemacher, both of Lima, and Rick Wannemacher and Chuck (Tina) Wannemacher, both of Delphos, and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Wannemacher.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery in Delphos.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Harter & Son Funeral Home in Delphos, where a parish wake service will be held at 7:30 that evening.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Judith Anne Fodrie, 63, of 811 Kear Road, Lot 3, died at 10:50 p.m. Friday, December 27, 2002, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana in Fort Wayne, Ind.
She was born August 23, 1939, in Ottoville, the daughter of Juanita (Wall) Barber of Van Wert and the late Harry Barber. On June 29, 1971, she married Richard M. Fodrie, who survives.
Mrs. Fodrie had been employed at Borden's Cheese in Van Wert.
In addition to her mother and husband, survivors include a son, Paul G. Bigelow of Louisiana; two daughters, Dawn M. Johnson of Panama City Beach, Fla., and Diana Renee (Roy) Eyanson of Van Wert; three sisters, Diana Powlaski of Akron, Marlene Richardson of Denver, Colo., and Karen Hammons, no address listed, and three grandchildren, Delaney Eyanson, Rory J. Bigelow and Nicholas Johnson.
There will be no visitation or services. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery in Van Wert.
Arrangements were handled by Cowan & Son Funeral Home in Van Wert.
Catherine S. Winans, 99, of Payne, died at 11:25 a.m. Saturday, December 28, 2002, at Dallas Lamb Foundation Home in Payne.
She was born January 27, 1903, in Paulding, the daughter of the late Samuel and Gertrude (Shugars) Price. On January 20, 1920, she married Adam Winans, who died in 1987.
Mrs. Winans was retried from General Electric Company in Fort Wayne, Ind. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church in Payne, the Hesperian Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star, and was a former member of the Farm Women's Club, Laetitia Club and United Methodist Women, all of Payne.
Survivors include a son, Richard Winans of Columbus; two daughters, Betty Van Ho of Tiffin and JoAnn Phipps of Payne; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Allen, in 1987.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Payne, the Rev. Joseph Allen and Rev. Amy Haines officiating. Burial will be in Lehman Cemetery in Payne.
Calling hours are after 4 p.m. Thursday at Slade Funeral Home in Payne, where an Eastern Star service will be held at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Dallas Lamb Foundation Home Auxiliary in Payne.
Mary Elusia Haines, 86, of Van Wert, died at 10:05 a.m. Sunday, December 29, 2002, at Vancrest Health Care Center in Van Wert.
She was born August 9, 1916, in Van Wert County, the daughter of the late Jessie and DiciaMae (Woods) Krugh. On June 29, 1939, she married Robert Alton Haines, who died in 1989.
Mrs. Haines had served as a captain in The Salvation Army and was a caregiver to children and the elderly. She was also a missionary and an ordained interdenominational minister, graduating from Northwestern Theological Seminary.
Survivors include a son, Robert Alton "Spike" (Mary Jane) Haines Jr. of Van Wert; two daughters, Kathleen (Robert Wemple) Wattles-Wemple of Scottsmoor, Fla., and MaryLou (Fred) Tuey of Bates City, Mo.; Bobbie Ann Belcher of Mountain Rest, S.C. (a member of the Haines family); seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Walter Max Krugh; one sister, Helen Hammond, and Lloyd "Butch" Hammond, who was also a member of the Haines family.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Brickner Funeral Home in Van Wert, the Rev. William Jeffries officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Ohio City.
Calling hours are 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
William R. Bowden, 76, of Delphos, died at 7:21 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2002, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.
He was born December 18, 1928, in Lima, the son of the late Forest and Malinda (Wooten) Bowden. He first married Eloise Marshal, who passed away June 9, 1972, he then married Lucille (Calvelage) Maas on March 14, 1973, and she survives in Delphos.
Mr. Bowden retired from Ford Motor Company in 1989 after 32½ years of service. After retiring from Ford, he worked at Eagle Print in Delphos, then started his own pallet company. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos, Knights of Columbus Chapter 1362, was a Bishop Newman Assembly Knights of Columbus 4th degree, belonged to Lima Lodge 54, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and Lima Eagles Aerie 370. He was a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1275 in Lima and Legion Post 268 in Delphos and belonged to the Ford Retirees of UAW Local 1219.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving from 1944 until 1947. While in the Navy, he served aboard the USS Philippine Sea, the USS Ranger and the Salarno Bay. In 1947, he went with Admiral Byrd on an expedition to Antarctica and then served in the Ohio National Guard from 1947-1952. He was then called into the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and served from 1952-1953.
In addition to his wife, survivors include three stepsons, Mark Maas and Timothy (Kris) Maas, both of Fort Jennings, and Robert (Sally) Maas of St. Marys; four stepdaughters, Diane Hile of Napoleon, Katherine (David) Powers of Louisburg, Pa., and Agnes Maas and Barbara Truesdale, both of Delphos; a brother, Edward (Joyce) Bowden of Lima; 23 stepgrandchildren, and 20 stepgreat-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Carol (Maas) Green Seibert; a stepgrandson, Darrel Green Seibert, and a brother, Wendle Bowden.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos, with Father Vincent Hoying officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Harter & Son Funeral Home in Delphos, where a rosary service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday and a parish wake service held at 7:30 that evening.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita's Dialysis Unit or St. John's School.
Carl R. Young, 88, of Payne, died at 7:30 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2002, at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne, Ind.
He was born March 28, 1914, in Payne, the son of the late James and Edna (Peterson) Young. He was married and his wife, Helen, died in 1995.
Mr. Young was a retired dairy family and a graduate of Ohio State University. He was an elder emeritus at Payne Church of Christ and a charter member of the Payne Lions Club. He also was involved in the Paulding County Soil & Conservation District and the Paulding County Farm Bureau.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Young of New Haven, Ind., and William Young of Payne; three daughters, Martha Jenkins of New Haven and Patricia Gray and Sally Young, both of Payne; a brother, Jefferson Young of Fort Wayne; five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Payne Church of Christ, with Richard Phelan officiating. Burial will be in Lehman Cemetery in Payne.
Calling hours are after 5 p.m. Friday at Slade Funeral Home, Payne.
Memorial contributions may be made to the church of the Paulding Area Visiting Nurses Association.