Archive - Obituary
November 10th, 2011
Kenneth F. Bauer, 76, of Heritage Manor, Minster, formerly of Botkins, died at 11:04 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born Aug. 3, 1935, in Botkins, the son of Leona (Reickert) and Leo A. Bauer.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Botkins, with the Rev. Matthew Lee officiating. Burial is to follow in the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Botkins.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta.
Jean Enzle Hogan 86, of Wapakoneta, died at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday Nov. 8, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born Oct. 6, 1925, in Dayton, to Dorothy E. Evans and Maurice V. Bickel, who preceded her in death. On Oct. 19, 1946, she married B. C. Enzle who preceded her in death April 21, 1975 and later married Harold E. Hogan Oct. 17, 1987 and he preceded her in death May 16, 2006.
Tammy Kay Layton, 42, of Lima, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at her residence.
She was born Feb. 11, 1969, in Lima, the daughter of Judith Ann Crowe Edward C. Layton. Her father survives in Sidney.
Also surviving are a son, Dalton Duncan, of Lima.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville.
Condolences can be shared at BayliffAndSon.com.
Mary Jane Altherr, 82 of Tipton, Ind., died at 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, at her residence..
She was born Nov. 20, 1928, in Frankfort, Ind., the daughter of Mary Blanche (Spaulding) and Carl Russell Kelley. On Sept. 4, 1954, she married Eugene Altherr, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 1996.
She was a homemaker. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Rosary Society, Legion of Mary, St. Christopher Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus, and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Rosemary Eileen Serr, 83, of Jackson Center, passed away at 11:20 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 7, 2011 at Dorothy Love Retirement Home in Sidney.
She was born Feb. 1, 1928, in Auglaize County, the daughter of the late Ida (Wierwille) and Lawrence Schroer. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Willis Schroer. On Nov. 28, 1946, in Jackson Center, she married Edison Serr and he preceded her in death on June 17, 1999.
Norma Jeanne (Earl) Lontz, 85, passed away Nov. 6, 2011.
A lifelong resident of Auglaize County, she was born Sept. 11, 1926, grew up near Geyer and New Hampshire and lived in Uniopolis and Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Olive and Norman Earl; husbands, Darrell Dean Coate and Junior Lontz; a sister, Ida Lou Springer; and a granddaughter, Jeanne Brown.
John âJakeâ F. Frey III, 40, of 520 N. Pear Street in St. Marys, died Sunday Nov. 6, 2011, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 9, 1971, in St. Marys, to Mary (Makley) and John II Frey. On Sept. 20, 2003, he married Hope Hall, who survives.
He is also survived by three daughters Tabatha Thornsberry, of St. Marys, Summer Frey, of St. Marys, and Jonda Frey, of St. Marys; a son Jakey Frey, of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by a son John Frey IV.
Irwin R. âSparkyâ Baumer, 88, formerly of East Fourth Street in Minster, and a resident of Otterbein-St. Marys, died at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born May 26, 1923, in Minster, to Bernadine (Sextro) and Bernard Baumer. On May 19, 1947, he married Eileen T. Eisert and she died Jan. 9, 2009.
Surviving are a son, Daniel Baumer, of Orlando, Fla.; and two daughters, Linda Baumer, of Minster, and Beth Hinker, of Minster.
Glenn J. Dickerson, 69, of Cridersville, died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011 at Lima Memorial Health Systems.
He was born Nov. 30, 1941 in Newark, N.J., to Martha Agnew and Elvest Glen Dickerson. His mother survives in Cridersville and his father preceded him in death Dec. 6, 2010. On Aug. 12, 1977, he married Joyce McGue and she survives in Cridersville.
Mary L. Bean, 84, of Newark, formally of Zanesville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, at The Inn at SharonBrooke in Newark.Â
She was born in Forrest, the daughter of the late Lula Kauble and Clarence Brown.
She is survived by a son, Mark Bean of, Crestview, Fla.; a daughter Carole Kincaid, of Granville; two brothers, David Brown, of Wapakoneta, James C. Brown, of Crestview Fla.; a sister, Jeri Seitz, of Lexington; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was proceeded in death by her parents; and her husband, Arthur A. Bean Jr.