Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Charles R.E. â€śGeneâ€ť Wildermuth, 92, of Wapakoneta, died peacefully at 10:55 a.m. Friday, June 28, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
He was born April 27, 1921, in Auglaize County, the son of Elizabeth and Edward Wildermuth, who preceded him in death. On June 1, 1946, he married Ruth P. Gast, and she died June 21, 2010.
Charles R.E. “Gene” Wildermuth, 92, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:55 a.m., Friday, June 28, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, where the family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 2.
Marcia E. Kitchen, 65, of Delphos, died at 8:50 p.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Ohio State University Medical Center.
She was born March 8, 1948, in Lima to Lois L. (Smith) and Orval P. Leiberick, who preceded her in death. She was married Oct. 18, 1969, to Kenneth Steven Kitchen who survives in Delphos.
Mrs. Kitchen had been a homemaker and an assembler for Westinghouse Electric and Crown Equipment.
Dolores E. Painter, 78, died at 7:40 p.m. Thursday, June 28, 2013, at the Shawnee Manor.
Dolores was born on Aug. 2, 1934, in Waynesfield to Edith (Zimmerman) and Charles Young and they preceded her in death. On March 1, 1953, in Waynesfield, she married “her high school sweetheart” Wilbur Painter and he preceded her in death on June 9, 2010. She was also preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, Aubrey Mosler.
Marilyn L. Ley Rhind, 86, of Lima, died at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, at Springview Manor in Lima.
She was born July 3, 1926, in Rockwood, Tenn., the daughter of Helen Faye East and Earl Abel Gibson. On Dec. 12, 1943, she married Bill Ley, and he died Dec. 30, 1974. On Nov. 1, 1978, she married Donald Rhind, and he died Jan. 20, 1999.
Michael O. Miller, 65, 1522 Neil Ave., St. Marys, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born Sept. 9, 1947, in Celina, the son of Patricia Ann (Otto) and J. Edward Miller, who preceded him in death. He married Paulette Christopher on Oct. 21, 1972, and she survives at the residence.
Margaret C. Elsass, 100, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at the Wapakoneta Manor.
She was born Dec. 25, 1912, to Mary Anne and George Loegel, who preceded her in death. On April 8, 1934, she married Vernon â€śBillâ€ť Leroy Elsass, and he preceded her in death on Jan 4, 1982.
Marian I. Smith, 89, 307 Stinebaugh Drive, Wapakoneta, died peacefully at 12:15 p.m. Monday, June 24, 2013, at her residence.
She was born Nov. 5, 1923, in Buckland, to Vera (Stout) and Oscar Sprague, who preceded her in death. On Feb. 6, 1944, in Philadelphia, Pa., she married Thomas A. Smith, who survives.
Marian Smith, 89, of Wapakoneta, died Monday June 24, 2013, at her residence.
Arrangements are incomplete at Miller â€” Long & Folk Funeral Home, 314 W. High Street Chapel, in St. Marys.
Frieda N. Siegenthaler, 85, of West Liberty, died at 8:33 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Mary Rutan Hospital, in Bellefontaine. Born Feb. 19, 1928, in Columbus, the daughter of the late Nelle (Hagans) and Herman Carl Kaestner. On Nov. 24, 1946, she married Vaughn Leland Siegenthaler and he preceded her in death on Jan. 23, 1991.