Archive - Obituary
March 15th, 2013
Wayne L. Binkley, 66, of Merrillville, Ind., passed away peacefully Thursday, March 7,2013, at Methodist Hospital Southlake.
Wayne was born Feb. 24, 1947, in Lima, to Ruby (Kantner) and Don Binkley. On Feb. 21, 1970, he married Patricia nee Halaschak, and she survives.
Rose M. Coil, 89, of Wapakoneta, formerly of Van Wert, died at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
She was born Nov. 11, 1923, in Spencer Township, Allen County, the daughter of Rose M. (Krebs) and Edward Schwinnen, who preceded her in death. On Oct. 19, 1949, she married Carl R. Coil, and he died Feb. 8, 1984.
Kenneth Klor Gossard, 77, of Harrod, died at 6 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health Systems.
He was born May 3, 1945, in Wayne Township, Auglaize County, to Pansy Lucinda (Webb) and Charles Ercil Gossard. On June 29, 1957, he married Joan Beery, and she survives in Harrod.
Rose M. Coil, 89, of Wapakoneta, died at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta.
Jane Ann Hudnall, 50, of Wapakoneta, formerly of Cedar Grove, went home to be with the Lord Monday, March 11, 2013, at Lima Memorial Hospital.
Surviving are her mother, Phyllis Hudnall, of Wapakoneta; a sister and brother-in-law, Rose and Mike Werling, of Wapakoneta; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Timothy and Renda Hudnall, of Ronda, and John Hudnall and his companion Kathy Davis, of Beckley; and several nieces and nephews.
Jane was preceded in death by her father, Robert Hudnall.
She was a member and Sunday school teacher at the Chelyan Church of the Nazarene.
Michael L. McClintock, 60, of Wapakoneta, died Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Dec. 2, 1952, the son of Doris A. (Walls) and Donald E. McClintock, who preceded him in death.
Helen Elsass, 91, formerly of Kettering, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013.
Helen was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Auglaize County, to the late Sophia (Pulfer) and Philip Helmlinger.
She is survived by a daughter, Kay Breece, of London; a son, Merle Elsass, of San Antonio, Texas; grandchildren, Megan Breece and Greg Breece, Erin Elsass and Ashley Elsass, and Josh Elsass and Caitlin Elsass; three great-grandchildren, Hudson, Holden and Jackson; and a brother, Harold Helmlinger.
Virgil E. Beam, 76, of Wapakoneta, died at 1:13 a.m. Monday, March 11, 2013, at his residence surrounded by his family.
He was born Jan. 5, 1937, in Belmore, the son of Doris (Newell) and Fred W. & Beam, who preceded him in death. On Oct. 22, 1960, he married Joyce B. Fortman, and she survives.
Beth Adel Sproul, 66, of Cridersville, died Sunday, March 10, 2013, at her residence, following a lengthy, courageous battle with melanoma.
She was born June 11, 1946, in Rochester, Pa., to Betty Harn and Claude Sheline. Her mother survives in Beaver Falls, Pa. On March 9, 1963, she married James Sproul, who survives in Cridersville. On March 9, 2013, Beth and Jim celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Irene I. Lunz, 90, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:55 p.m. Friday, March 8, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born June 12, 1922, in New Bremen, the daughter of Lydia Elizabeth (Schneider) and Glendor Charles Jung, who preceded her in death. On June 12, 1946, she married Elmer A. Lunz, who died July 24, 1973.
Surviving are a daughter, Diane E. Lunz, of Wapakoneta; a son, Donald R. Lunz, of Ottawa; two sisters-in-law, Louise Jung, of Wapakoneta, and Sue Jung, of Columbus; and numerous nieces and nephews.