Archive - Obituary
July 5th, 2012
Nancy L. Bailey, 72, of Wapakoneta, died at 8:35 a.m. Wednesday, July 4, 2012, in Wapakoneta Manor, where she resided for six years.
She was born Sept. 27, 1939, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of Ruth E. McClintock and Harold J. Seitz, who are deceased. On July 21, 1962, she married Marion F. Bailey, who died April 19, 2004.
Mrs. Bailey was a 1956 graduate of Blume High School, in Wapakoneta, and a graduate of Bowling Green State University with a bachelorâ€™s degree in education. She went on to earn her masterâ€™s degree at Wright State University.
Beverly J. Linser, 76, of Muncy, Pa., formerly of Wapakoneta, died Sunday, July 1, 2012, at Williamsport Nursing Home in Williamsport, Pa.
She was born Dec. 3, 1935, in Williamsport, Pa., the daughter of Ruth (Hillyard) and Leonard Richards, who preceded her in death. On Aug. 15, 1987, she married Donald W. Linser, who also preceded her in death.
Lisa A. Braun, 47, of rural Wapakoneta, and the wife of Garry Braun, died at 6:40 p.m. Monday, July 2, 2012, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical Center, in Lima.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, State Route 501, in Wapakoneta, where friends may call from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday.
Funeral services are to follow at 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Dorothy A. Miller, 90, of Sidney, and formerly of New Knoxville, passed away at 2:40 a.m. Monday, July 2, 2012, at the Dorothy Love Retirement Community, in Sidney.
She was born on Sept. 23, 1921, in Auglaize County, near Wapakoneta. She was the daughter of Anna (Julian) and Benjamin Katter. On Sept. 9, 1946, she married Willis H. Miller, who died on Dec. 28, 2001.
Dorothy A. Miller, of Sidney, formerly of New Knoxville, died July 2, 2012, at the Dorothy Love Retirement Community in Sidney.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen.
Daniel L. Hay, 86, St. Marys, passed away at 2:10 p.m. Saturday, June 30, 2012, at the St. Marys Living Center.
He was born Aug. 12, 1925, in St. Marys, the son of Alice (Spicer) and Daniel B. Hay, who preceded him in death. On July 3, 1948, he married Frieda R. Miars, and she survives in St. Marys.
Also surviving are two daughters; Jean A. Phillips, of Schaumburg, Ill., and Dana H. Graves, of Centerville.
Carol D. Shepherd, 67, 10702 Mercer-Auglaize County Line Road, St. Marys, died at 1:16 a.m. Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born Sept. 2, 1944, in Piqua, to Delora (Creager) and Perry W. Shepherd.
Services are at 7 p.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home in St. Marys, with The Rev. Judy Ball officiating. Full military honors will be observed following the services. Private family burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Ronald Lee Dawson, Sr. ,70, of Lima, died at 9:55 a.m. Friday June 29, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 27, 1941, in Lima, to Helen (Frysinger) and Delbert Dawson. On June 23, 1962, he married Alice Marie Stoner, who survives in Lima.
Also surviving are a son, Ronald L. Dawson Jr., of Florida; and two daughters, Tonya Leann Stevens, of Lima, and Sharon Kay Dawson, of Lima.
Services are at 4 p.m. Sunday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be given to the family.
Glenna LeMar Carmean, 78, of Spencerville, went to be with the Lord at 2:50 a.m. Friday, June 29, 1912, surrounded by her family.
Robert L. â€śBobâ€ť Tabler, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 12:45 a.m. Friday, June 29, 2012, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
He was born July 28, 1936, in Wapakoneta, the son of Lydia E. (McCullough) and John A. Tabler, who preceded him in death. On March 28, 1959, he married Avalene â€śAvieâ€ť King, and she survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Steven Tabler, of Wapakoneta, and Greg (Mindy) Tabler, of Wapakoneta; four grandchildren, Hannah Tabler, Cale Tabler, Benjamin Tabler, and Joshua Tabler; a sister, Linda (Pat) Brennan, of Wakarusa, Ind.; and a sister-in-law, Mary Tabler, of Wapakoneta.