Archive - Obituary
June 26th, 2012
Margene E. Graessle, 96, of Wapakoneta, died at 11:45 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2012, at Otterbein-Cridersville.
Arrangements are incomplete at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta.
Walter Vogel, 75, of St. Marys, died Monday, June 25, 2012, at St. Marys Living Center.
Arrangements are incomplete at Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
Paul L. White, 56, of Lima, died at 2:56 a.m. Sunday, June 24, 2012, at Lost Creek Care Center.
He was born Oct. 18, 1955, in Lima, to Raymond Arbutus Ann (Elam) and Paul White.
Also surviving are a son, Joshua David White, of Austin, Texas; and three daughters, Christina Anderson, of Great Rapids, Mich., Wendy Burlingham, of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Jenni L. White of Lima.
He was preceded in death by a son, Raymond James White.
Private family services will be held. No public visiting hours are planned.
Eileen M. Burris, 92, formerly of 1706 Winston Drive, St. Marys, died at 4:35 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 2012, at St. Marys Living Center.
She was born Dec, 12, 1919, in Auglaize County, to Alma (Zink) and Cloice Naylor. On Nov. 11, 1938, she married James F. Nester, who died July 6, 1968. She then married Doug Burris on May 15, 1969, and he died Dec. 24, 2006.
Susan Jane Eriksen, wife of David Eriksen, daughter of Anne and Clarence Cornell, died suddenly and painlessly of cardiac arrest Thursday evening, June 21, 2012, in her home.
Susan was born Jan. 21, 1940.Â She grew up in Wapakoneta. Susan attended The Ohio State UniversityÂ where she met David.Â Together they had four children and resided in Toledo for the last 40 years.
Mervin J. Quellhorst, 82, of New Bremen, died at 12:25 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012, at the Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
He was born Aug. 2, 1929, in St. Marys Township, Auglaize County, the son of Aurelia (Donnerberg) and Clarence Quellhorst. On Sept. 5, 1953, he married Jeannette A. Vogel, and she survives near New Bremen.
Also surviving are his children; Jerry (Janet) Quellhorst. of Pickerington, Thomas (Becky) Quellhorst, of New Bremen, Bruce (Terri) Quellhorst, of New Bremen, and Dean (Susan) Quellhorst, of New Knoxville.
Norma M. Rickert, 78, of Wapakoneta, died at 2:11 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health Systems following a sudden illness.
She was born Dec. 5, 1933, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of Agnes (Roby) and Willard Ruck, who preceded her in death. On June 15, 1952, she married Paul E. Rickert, and he survives.
Henry A. Miller, 78, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:50 a.m. June 21, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health Systems, in Lima.
He was born Sept. 4, 1933, to Mary C. (Knuth) and Daniel Miller, who preceded him in death. On October 25, 1952, he married Mary C. Kemper, who survives in Wapakoneta.
Norma M. Rickert, 78, of Wapakoneta, died at 2:11 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at the Lima Memorial Health System.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta.
Sherri Lynn (Cotter) Butts, 56, of Pensacola, Fla., formerly of Waynesfield, died at 4:48 p.m. Thursday, June 21, 2012, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center, in Van Wert.
She was born March 15, 1956, in Lima, the daughter of Pauline (Duff) and Jack Cotter, who survive in Waynesfield.