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Obituaries

James E. 'Jim' Mayer

James E. 'Jim' Mayer

August 26, 1943 — December 13, 2017
Service: December 18, 2017

James E. Mayer age 74, of Lima passed away Wednesday Dec. 13 at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born Aug. 26, 1943 in Lima to the late Wilbur and Velma Hinkle Mayer. He married Vicki A. Couchot Sept. 12, 1995 and she survives in Lima. Jim had worked for Shawnee Twp. Starting on the road crew and then with the fire department, retiring after 33 years of service. He also volunteered with the Uniopolis Department. He was member of the Lima...

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Dennis F Walker

Dennis F Walker

January 29, 1933 — December 10, 2017
Service: No Services

Dennis F. Walker, age 84 of Wapakoneta, died at 10:05 a.m., Sunday, December 10, 2017 at Wood Glen Alzheimer's Community in Dayton. He was born January 29, 1933 in Lewis County, Kentucky to the late Gladys Walker. He married Lena Walker who preceded him in death on February 23, 2013. Mr. Walker was a retired truck driver and a U.S. Army Veteran. He enjoyed training and caring for his many Tennessee Walking Horses that he owned throughout his...

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Byron A Kerr

Byron A Kerr

July 25, 1918 — December 2, 2017
Service: December 5, 2017

Byron A. Kerr age 99, of Lima passed away Sat. Dec. 2, 2017 at Primrose Retirement Community. He was born July 25, 1918 in Allen County to the late Raymond E. and Carroll Marie Graham Kerr. He married June F. Rumbaugh Sept. 10, 1940 and she preceded him in death March 3, 1995. Byron had been a buyer and merchandise manager for Gregg's Department Store for 43 years. He had served in the Merchant Marines at the end of WW II. He was a member...

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Karen Sue Seigel

Karen Sue Seigel

March 1, 1960 — November 28, 2017
Service: No Services

Karen Sue Seigel age 57, of Wapakoneta passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Van Wert Hospice. She was born March 1, 1960 in Shelby County, Ohio to the late Karl Eugene Naseman and Rosalla Martha Steinke Naseman who survives in Botkins. She married Alvin Clifford Seigel April 16, 1982 and he preceded her in death November 5, 2013. Karen had worked for Kyocera and had also been a self-employed cleaner. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, doing...

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Charles Richard McClain

Charles Richard McClain

November 5, 1928 — November 26, 2017
Service: No Services

Charles Richard McClain, age 89 of Port Charlotte, Florida and formerly of Cridersville, Ohio, passed away at 1:02 a.m., Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Bayfront Health Center, Port Charlotte, Florida. He was born November 5, 1928 in Detroit, Michigan; the son of the late Edwin Lee and Ruth Anna Englehardt McClain. On August 6, 1954 he married Donna M. Leonard, who preceded him in death. Mr. McClain had worked as a sales representative...

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Ronald K. "Ronnie" Mooney

Ronald K. "Ronnie" Mooney

June 9, 1935 — November 22, 2017
Service: November 25, 2017

Ronald "Ronnie" K. Mooney age 82, of Cridersville passed away 12:35 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 22 at Cridersville Health Center. He was born June 9, 1935 in Lima to the late Ralph N. and Viola E. Mayer Mooney. He married Linda L. Herndon Jan. 19, 1964 and she survives in Cridersville. Ronnie was a member of Cridersville United Methodist Church and Cridersville Historical Society. He had been a volunteer fire fighter for 20 years and had helped to...

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Wilma J. Randall

Wilma J. Randall

December 28, 1926 — November 19, 2017
Service: November 25, 2017

Wilma J. Randall, age 90 of Waynesfield, went home to be with the Lord at 10:06 a.m., Sunday, November 19, 2017 at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born December 28, 1926 in Lima, Ohio to the late Carl and Ida M. Shroyer Walti. On May 19, 1946 she married Harold Coolidge Randall, who preceded her in death on January 31, 1988. Mrs. Randall was a homemaker and a member of the Voice of Victory Church. She loved her family dearly and ...

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Michael L. Ruschau

Michael L. Ruschau

February 24, 1956 — November 16, 2017
Service: November 20, 2017

Michael L. Ruschau, age 61 of Cridersville, died at 1:59 a.m., Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Lima Memorial Health Care System. He was born February 24, 1956 in Coldwater, Ohio to the late Jerome and Pauline Mescher Ruschau. He married Karen A. David, who survives. For the last 12 years, Mike had worked as a Customer Courtesy Clerk with Kroger Grocery in St. Marys. Prior to working at Krogers, he had been a printer with Direct Graphics of...

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Paul S. Wolfenbarger

Paul S. Wolfenbarger

February 26, 1945 — November 16, 2017
Service: November 21, 2017

Paul S. Wolfenbarger of Wolfenbarger Insurance Agency, age 72 of Lima and formerly of Dayton, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017 at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born to the late Paul S. Wolfenbarger and Jean Foster. He is survived by his spouse and business partner, Sarah June. Paul was a well known co owner of Wolfenbarger Insurance Agency in Lima. He was a loyal member of the Believers Christian Fellowship Church and a church trustee....

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Marilyn J. Biederman

Marilyn J. Biederman

June 2, 1931 — November 14, 2017
Service: November 20, 2017

Marilyn J. Biederman age 86, of Lima passed away 12:15 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 14 at Richland Manor Nursing Home. She was born June 2, 1931 in Toledo to the late Charles and Mabel Ganell Lytle Campbell. She married Walter Eugene Biederman Feb. 21, 1948 and he preceded her in death April 21, 2009. Marilyn was a homemaker that always put others first. She enjoyed caring for others and her beloved JJ the cat. Survivors include sons: Larry ...

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