Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Michael R. Knief, 55, of Vero Beach, Fla., died Sunday, June 23, 2013, at his home.
He was born Dec. 3, 1957, in Sidney, but had been a lifelong resident of Vero Beach, Fla., briefly moving to Berryville, Va., before returning to Vero Beach.
Sylvia Haggard, 95, of Lima, died at 5:22 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home.
She was born Oct. 14, 1918, in Logan County, to Edith (Moots) and Ollie McKee. On June 21, 1938, she married Donald Haggard, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 14, 1987.
Jack Schrolucke, 63, of Spencerville, died 12:19 a.m., Thursday, July 11, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born June 24, 1950, in Lima, the son of Rosemary J. (Sutton) and Robert E. Schrolucke, who preceded him in death. On July 21, 1972, he married Dianna S. Seibert, who survives.
Emily Ann Saam 17, of Wapakoneta died at 12:50 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident at State Route 501 and Linzee Road.
She was born in Lima on June 3, 1996, to Kelly and Alex E. Saam Jr. and Jennifer E.(Rhodes) and John Ickes, both of Wapakoneta who survive.
Rev. Donald E. Hurley, 86, of Cridersville and formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 4:07 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Otterbein-Cridersville Retirement Community.
He was born March 20, 1927, in Spencerville, the son of the late Della (Orchid) and Roy Hurley. On May 14, 1947, he married Betty June Richardson, who died Oct. 31, 2011.
Sam Swartz, 74, 690 Hillcrest Drive, St. Marys, died at 10:20 p.m. Monday July 8, 2013 at St. Marys Living Center.
He was born July 11, 1938 in St. Marys, to Cynthia (Davis) and Samuel Swartz, who preceded him in death. On April 25, 1965, he married Kathryn Katterhenry, who died Feb. 18, 1990.
Surviving are a son Paul (Sue) Swartz, of St. Marys; three grandchildren: Chelsey, Corey and Nick; a brother, Charlie (Sue Ellen) Swartz, of St. Marys; a sister, Melody Thrush, of St. Johns; a sister-in-law, Janet Swartz of St. Marys; and several nieces and nephews.
John â€śJackâ€ť Goudy, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 1:32 a.m. Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
He was born in Wapakoneta, to Gertrude (Kupper) and Norval Goudy, who preceded him in death. In 1958 he married Marlene (Gudorf) Goudy at St. Augustine Church in Minster, and she survives in Wapakoneta.
Elois S. Chambers, 72, died at 8 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born April 6, 1941, in Henry County, to Doris (Upell) and Loren A. Copus. On Nov. 7, 1959, she married Richard W. Chambers, who survives in Cridersville.
Lowell H. Frische, 78, of Findlay, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the Blanchard Valley Hospital, and was greeted in Heaven by his beloved wife, Gloria J. (Kidwell) Frische, whom he married on Nov. 3, 1962.
He was born in Wapakoneta on June 9, 1935, to Thelma (Covert) and Ervin Frische. He is survived by two sons, Michael Frische and Matt (Holly) Frische, two grandchildren, Molly and Andrew Frische, and a brother, Kenneth (Marilyn) Frische.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Kermit (Esther) Frische, and Robert (Ruth) Eshelman; and a sister, Joyce (Robert) Winney.
John K. â€śJackâ€ť Goudy, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 1:32 a.m. Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Wapakoneta.