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Organizations & Memberships

Obituaries

Ashley Nicole Hicks-Ben Ahmed

Ashley Nicole Hicks-Ben Ahmed

November 9, 1991 — March 24, 2017
Service: March 28, 2017

Ashley Nicole Hicks-Ben Ahmed, age 25, of Lima passed away 10:02 a.m., Friday March 24, 2017 at her residence. She was born Nov. 9, 1991 in Lima to Kathy L. Hicks who survives in Lima. She married Ahmed Ben Ahmed July 25, 2016 and he also survives in Lima. Ashley had worked for Kettle Creations and was known to be very giving and as a hard worker. She enjoyed and cherished her daughter Ariahna. Additional survivors include a brother...

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Clifford Campbell

Clifford Campbell

March 21, 1940 — March 23, 2017
Service: March 27, 2017

Clifford Campbell, Jr. age 77, of Lima passed away 1:59 p.m., Thursday, March 23, 2017, surrounded by his loved ones at Lima Memorial. He was born March 21, 1940 in North Baltimore to the late Clifford and Bessie Williams Campbell. He married Judy K. Ford Dec. 19, 1987 and she survives in Lima. He loved spending time with his family. He served in the U. S. Army for several years. He loved driving his semi truck cross country for over thirty...

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Richard Allen Brownell, Sr.

Richard Allen Brownell, Sr.

February 11, 1927 — March 20, 2017
Service: March 24, 2017

Richard Allen Brownell, Sr., age 90 of Lima, died at 2:10 p.m., Monday, March 20, 2017 at Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born February 11, 1927 in Bellefontaine, Ohio; to the late Emma G. Benson Smith. On September 12, 1948 he married Ruth Ann Barnes on who died February 16, 2011. Mr. Brownell retired from Ford Motor Company. He was an U.S. Army Veteran serving during World War II and a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Lake Wells, FL...

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Kathleen A Reilly-Wagner

Kathleen A Reilly-Wagner

November 29, 1948 — March 15, 2017
Service: No Services

Kathleen A. Reilly-Wagner, age 68 of Wapakoneta, died Wednesday morning at her home. She was born November 29, 1948 in New Iberia, Louisiana; to the late James L. Reilly, DDS and Elsie 'Penny' Martin Reilly. On June 4, 1994 she married Gerald A. Wagner, who survives in Wapakoneta. Mrs. Reilly-Wagner retired from North Ridge Elementary School in Wapakoneta. She was a graduate of Maurice High School in Maurice, Louisiana and a graduate of...

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James A. 'Jim' Courtney

James A. 'Jim' Courtney

July 21, 1930 — March 14, 2017
Service: March 18, 2017

James A. Courtney, age 86, of Cridersville passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home. He was born July 21, 1930 in Lima to the late Howard L. and Hazel Jones Courtney. He married Anna Mary Long Jan. 17, 1952 and she preceded him in death Aug. 27, 2010. Jim graduated from St. Rose High School in 1948 and had been a toolmaker for Ford Motor Company. He had been a member of the Good Sam RV Club and enjoyed doing home...

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M. Marie Floyd

M. Marie Floyd

February 20, 2017 — March 11, 2017
Service: No Services

Mildred Marie Floyd age 93, of Lima passed away 11:25 p.m., Saturday March 11 at Lima Manor Nursing Home. She was born Feb. 20, 1924 in Zanesville to the late Heston and Flora Lincicome Henry. She married Delbert Floyd and he preceded her in death Dec. 2000. Marie had owned her own beauty salons in Zanesville, Cincinnati and Lakeview and a farm market in Kenton. She was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and friend. She will be missed...

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Larry E. Boals

Larry E. Boals

December 4, 1937 — March 8, 2017
Service: No Services

Larry E. Boals age 79, of Lima passed away at 2:22 a.m., Wed. March 8, 2017 at St. Rita's Inpatient Hospice. He was born in Lima to the late John Elgin Boals and Mary Margaret Miller Boals. He married Roseann Ivan Nov. 11, 1999 and she survives him in Lima. Larry was a member of the last graduating Class from Lima South High School and went on to study at Ohio Northern University obtaining a Bachelors degree and a Masters in Business...

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Jay D. Shadley

Jay D. Shadley

June 9, 1948 — March 3, 2017
Service: No Services

Jay D. Shadley, age 68 of Bluffton, formerly of Lima, growing up in Ada, died at 5:50 p.m., Friday, March 3, 2017 at St. Rita's Medical Center' Hospice unit. He was born June 9, 1948 in Lima, Ohio; to the late James D. and Serena B. Wilson Shadley. Jay was a retired plumber. He will be remembered for being a caring person, meeting friends everywhere he went, his love of life and his laugh. His hobbies included fishing, listening to Pink...

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Deborah L Hardesty

Deborah L Hardesty

August 22, 1955 — March 2, 2017
Service: March 8, 2017

Deborah L. Hardesty, age 61 of Cridersville, died at her residence. She was born August 22, 1955 in Elmira, New York. She is the daughter of the late Jean Harper Sadler and Donald J. (Alberta Lee) Sadler who survive in Lima. Deb had worked at Wilson Football Factory and International Brake Company. Her hobbies included riding motorcycles, NASCAR, and being an Ohio State Buckeye fan. She loved her family and was a devoted grandmother. Other...

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Alice Katherine Crawford

Alice Katherine Crawford

September 26, 1923 — March 1, 2017
Service: No Services

Alice Katherine Crawford, age 93 of the Shawnee area passed away Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Perhaps she wanted to square dance in heaven with her beloved husband, Wayne. She was born September 26, 1923 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana; the daughter of the late Everett and Margaret Myers. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Wayne, their infant son, Chuckie, and her sister Ruthe. Survivors include her children - Ken (Patricia)...

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