Archive - 2011 - Obituary
Ralph E. Pickering Sr., 77, of New Bremen, died at 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, at Kindred Hospital in Lima.
He was born on June 24, 1934, in West Alexandria, the son of Eva G. (Roach) and Karl V. Pickering. On Dec. 21, 1957, he married Emilie J. Lininger, who survives near New Bremen.
Ruth JoAnne Treglia, 80, of rural Lafayette, died at 3:37 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, at Otterbein in Cridersville.
She was born March 12, 1931, in Lafayette, the daughter of Mildred (Davidson) and Edward Hefner. On Aug. 14, 1951, she married Phillip ‚ÄúMack‚ÄĚ Treglia who preceded her in death Sept. 13, 2005.
Surviving are five daughters, Julia A. Rex, of Harrod, Patricia B. Wheeland, of Urbana, Linda D. Thayer, of Lafayette, Mary Smith, of Spencerville, and Ann Deerhake, of Lafayette.
Pastor Clarence Lee Walters, 81, of Wapakoneta, died at 6:57 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 at Lima Memorial Health Systems from a very short battle with Leukemia.
He was born March 21, 1930, in Lima, to Allene McDaniel and Roy Lee Walters. On July 3, 1949, he married Nancy ‚ÄėKitten‚Äô Schultheis, whwo survives.
Also surviving are six children, Debbie (Earl) Caudill, Greg (Cathy) Walters, Mike (Angie) Walters, Connie (Derrick) Martin, Seth (Haley) Walters and a foster son Tom (Diane) Frank.
Mary Lou Nagel, 84, 217 Sturgeon Street, St. Marys, died at 11 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born July 18, 1927, in St. Marys, the daughter of LaVere (Hudson) and Edwin Martin. In 1958, she married LeRoy L. Nagel, who survives.
Also surviving are three sons, David Nagel, of Bowling Green, Kim Nagel, of Union City, Tenn., and Kevin Nagel, of St. Marys.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Elizabeth Ann Nagel, and a son, John Nagel.
Patricia R. ‚ÄúPat‚ÄĚ Wagner, 80, of Wapakoneta, died at 4:53 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011, at St. Rita‚Äôs Medical Center in Lima, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Dec. 6. 1930, in Hancock County, the daughter of Treva (Pheneger) and Arthur ‚ÄúEd‚ÄĚ DeLong, who preceded her in death. On July 23, 1950, she married Russell M. ‚ÄúShorty‚ÄĚ Wagner, and he died May 16, 1990.
Franklin R. Rostorfer, 76, of rural Wapakoneta, died Wednesday morning, Nov. 30, 2011, from injuries sustained in an auto accident on Ohio 235, in Logan County.
He was born Aug. 8, 1935, in Clay Township, Auglaize County, the son of Margaret (Cook) and Clifford Rostorfer, who preceded him in death. On March 3, 1962, he married Judy A. Metz, and she survives.
Patricia R. ‚ÄúPat‚ÄĚ Wagner, 80, of Wapakoneta, died at 4:53 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011, at St. Rita‚Äôs Medical Center in Lima.
Franklin R. Rostorfer, 76, of rural Wapakoneta, died Wednesday morning, Nov. 30, 2011, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Arrangements are incomplete at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta.
Michael Dean Alge, 58, of Brighton, Mich., and formerly of St. Marys, died at 3:27 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich.
He was born Aug. 19, 1953, in Bluffton, the son of Doris Riegle and Jack Alge. On March 31, 1976, in St. Marys, he married Diana Lynn Hawkey, who survives.
Also surviving is a son, Ryan Michael Alge, of Columbus, and two daughters, Amanda Lynn Bales, of Beavercreek, and Christina Sue Alge, of Brighton, Mich.
Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Miller Long & Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys.
L. G. ‚ÄúSonny‚ÄĚ Carmean, 87, 14888 Ohio 66 North, St. Marys, died at 1:06 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, at Golden Living Center ‚Äď Valley in St. Marys.
He was born September 24, 1924, in St. Marys, to Cina (Bowman) and Stephen Carmean. On April 10, 1948, in Wapakoneta, he married Evelyn Clara Koenig, who died August 30, 2003.
Surviving is a son, Terry Carmean, of St. Marys; and a daughter, Diane (David) Blackburn, of Wapakoneta.
He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Carmean; and a daughter Christine Marie Woods.