You did not make us feel less important just because we lost our cat and not a person. Our cat was part of the family.

Organizations & Memberships

Obituaries

Louetta McGue

Louetta McGue

March 17, 1954 — October 20, 2014
Service: No Services

Louetta McGue, age 60 of Lima, died at 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 20, 2014 at her residence. She was born March 17, 1954 in Lackey, Kentucky to the late Jack and Bertha Phillips Hatfield. On March 16, 2012 she married Thomas G. McGue, who survives. Mrs. McGue was a homemaker who loved spending time with her family. Her favorite hobby was working in the garden with her flowers and making crafts. She is also survived by a son – Denny ...

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Wavalene 'Wavey' Miller

Wavalene 'Wavey' Miller

March 4, 1948 — October 20, 2014
Service: No Services

Wavalene 'Wavey' Miller, age 66 of Wapakoneta died at 11:38 a.m., Monday, October 20, 2014 at Lima Memorial Health System's emergency room. She was born March 4, 1948 in Lima, Ohio to Robert Eugene and Annabelle Place Bowsher. Her father preceded her in death and her mother survives in Wapakoneta. On May 18, 1974 she married Richard Eugene Miller who died September 15, 2014. Mrs. Miller retired as a cook with the Wapakoneta City School. She...

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Bessie M. Brooks

Bessie M. Brooks

August 29, 1925 — October 17, 2014
Service: October 21, 2014

>Bessie M Brooks, age 89, of Waynesfield, Ohio, passed away October 17, 2014, at Otterbein-Cridersville. She was born in Ingram, KY on August 29, 1925, to Rufus and Eliza Begley Goodin, who preceeded her in death. On January 17, 1947, she married Robert L Brooks, who died in June, 1977. > >Bessie had worked at DWG Cigar Factory, Artex Hobby Products, and Warner Swasey. She was a member of Lima Missionary Baptist Church, where she sang in the...

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Franklin D. Melton

Franklin D. Melton

April 28, 1934 — October 14, 2014
Service: October 18, 2014

Franklin D. Melton age 80, of Lima died 2:23 p.m., Tuesday Oct. 14 at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born April 28, 1934 in Calumet City, IL to the late Lester and Virginia Shields Melton. He married Sylvia Buswell March 8, 1956 in Nashua, NH and she survives in Lima. Mr. Melton graduated from Hammond Technical Vocational High School and attended Davenport College. He had worked for BP Chemical and Hamler Industries and was a US Army...

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Daniel L. Bales

Daniel L. Bales

April 15, 1955 — October 12, 2014
Service: October 17, 2014

Daniel L. Bales age 59, of Columbus died Sunday Oct. 12 at his residence. He was born April 15, 1955 in Lima to the late James Marcus and Lorraine Schipper Bales. He married Jody Ann Vanbuskirk and she preceded him in death July 1, 2013. He was a 1974 graduate of Lima Senior High School. As a young adult, Mr. Bales was locally well known Motocross racer. From there he trained to become a skilled welder. Survivors include 2 sons: James...

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Giles 'POPS' DuBois

Giles 'POPS' DuBois

May 4, 1928 — October 10, 2014
Service: October 13, 2014

Giles E. DuBois, 86, of Lima died 2:00 a.m., Friday Oct. 10. He was born May 4, 1928 in Cridersville, Ohio to the late Virgil and Beulah Roser DuBois. He married Norma Jean Werner June 12, 1955 and she survives in Lima. He retired from the Allen County Engineer's Department where he had been a supervisor in the Paint Department. He had volunteered at Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen and enjoyed riding his bicycle and motor scooter. ...

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Maxine Ball

Maxine Ball

January 15, 1931 — October 8, 2014
Service: October 11, 2014

Maxine Ball, age 83 of Wapakoneta, died Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 11:33 a.m. at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born January 15, 1931 in Middlesboro, KY; to the late Howard and Lillie Jones Evans. On September 9, 1950 she married Shelby Monday, who died November 20, 1970. On November 27, 1972 she married Harold J. Ball who died March 27, 2010. Until her death, Maxine was working at Cridersville Health Care. She enjoyed working with the...

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Larry N. Jay

Larry N. Jay

April 22, 1944 — October 7, 2014
Service: October 10, 2014

Larry N. Jay, age 70 of Lima, died early Tuesday morning, October 7, 2014. He was born April 22, 1944 in Lima, Ohio; to the late Harry Norman and Ethel Rose Niese Jay. On September 25, 1964 he married Sandra K. Huysman, who died January 10, 1986. He then married Ronna Lee Gardner who survives. Mr. Jay retired as a lab tech from Procter & Gamble after 28 years. He graduated from Lima Senior High School in 1962 and then joined the National...

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Edwin  L. Ansley

Edwin L. Ansley

July 23, 1932 — October 3, 2014
Service: October 8, 2014

Edwin L. Ansley, age 82 of Lima, died at 5:20 p.m., Friday, October 3, 2014 at the Toledo Hospital. He was born July 23, 1932 in Lima, Ohio; the son of the late Lauren and Pauline Williams Ansley. On September 1, 1951 he married Mary Jane Slade who died March 14, 1991. Mr. Ansley retired from Ford Motor Company as a process engineer and previously worked at Westinghouse for 20 years. He was a member of the Lima Eagles Lodge #370 and the Ford...

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Robert Joseph Carder

Robert Joseph Carder

December 1, 1929 — October 1, 2014
Service: No Services

Robert Joseph Carder, age 84 of Cridersville, died at 5:25 p.m., Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Cridersville Health Care from an extended illness. He was born December 1, 1929 in Delphos, Ohio; the son of the late William O. and Josephine Yoakam Carder. On July 3, 1954 he married Donna Jean Thomas, who survives. Mr. Carder retired as a heavy equipment operator from Ohio Operating Engineers after 37 years. He was a U. S. Marine veteran for...

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