Archive - Obituary
April 2nd, 2012
Charles W. âChuckâ Coates, 89, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at 11:45 a.m. at St. Ritaâs Medical Center, in Lima.
Charles was born March 28, 1923, in Auglaize County to Cleta (Harpest) and Charles Payne Coates. On July 2, 1944, he married Joan K. Klingler and she preceded him in death on April 4, 2003.
He is survived by a son, Wesley E. (Kathy) Coates, of LeGrange; a daughter, Joyce (Robert) Spencer, of Waynesfield; two sisters, Alice WIlliams, of Lakeview, and Lois Ann Lamphar, of Zanesville; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Mary Jones, of Lima.
William A. Bachman, 96, of Christiansburg, passed away at 9:18 p.m. on Friday, March 30, 2012 in Sterling House of Urbana.
Born on Nov. 14, 1915, in Wapakoneta, William was a son of the Agnes (DuVall) and late Rudolf Bachman. He married Mary Alice Berg on Oct. 30, 1941, and they enjoyed 70 years together.
Parker McGlothen, of St. Marys, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at his residence.
Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.
John D. Flanigan, 64, died at 1:45 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2012, at his residence after a lengthy illness.
He was born in Allen County on Aug. 27, 1947, to Rosemary (Weber) and Kenneth Flanigan. His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in Lima. On Dec. 19, 1987, he married Julie Stauffer and she survives in Lima.
Other survivors include a son, Grant D. Flanigan, at home; a daughter, Dawn Lane, of Carbondale, Colo.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kurt Flanigan.
He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Vietnam Conflict.
Betty J. Hollenacher, 86, 3625 S. County Road 25A passed away at 1:06 p.m. Friday, March 30, 2012 at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney.
She was born June 16, 1925, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of the late Violet (Crouch) and Lawrence Kohler. On Sept. 22, 1946, she married Roland E. Hollenbacher, who preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 1992.
Tandy Mullett, 53, of Cridersville, died at 2:39 a.m. Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health System.
He was born July 31, 1958, the son of Ethel (Ramey) and Dewey Mullett. His mother preceded him in death. His father and step-mother, Dewey and Barbara Jane Mullett, survive in Wapakoneta.
Mary Ann Wincelowicz, 93, passed away on March 28, 2012.
She was born Aug. 26, 1918, to Elizabeth and Frank Kohler. She married John Wincelowicz Sr., who is deceased.
Surviving are three sons, John Wincelowicz Jr., Joseph Wincelowicz, and James Wincelowicz; four daughters, Joan Hughart, Jane Wagner, Julie Pack, and Jean Rojas; two sisters, Jane Steining, of Ohio, and Elizabeth Wincelowicz, of Florida; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Donald G. McName Sr., 82, of Lima, formerly of Buckland, died at 9:27 a.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Koester Pavilion, in Troy.
He was born April 6, 1929, in Buckland, the son of Ruth (Flarida) and Walter E. McName, who preceded him in death. He was married to Dorothy Sneary and Inez Lotters.
Terry G. Wehner, 72, of Lima, died at 8:42 a.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012, at St. Ritaâs Medical Center in Lima.
She was born Nov. 27, 1939 in Sanford, N.C. to Mabel Mitchell and Herb Williams. On Dec. 31, 1966, she married Norman Eugene Wehner Sr, and he preceded her in death July 1, 1998.
Surviving are a son, Brad Epling, of Boca Raton, Fla.; and four daughters, Kim C. Hardesty, of Ft. Myers, Fla., Cynthia L. Thomas, of Elida, Nancy L. Hedrick, of West Chester, and Rebecca G. Epling, of Elida.
Don Gay, 83, died at 6:15 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health Systems.
He was born Jan. 3, 1929, in Franklin, the son of Thelma (Renner) and John Gay. On June 18, 1950, he married Maudie J. Prater, and she survives in Waynesfield.
Surviving is a son, Jerry Gay, of Columbus; and a daughter, Bonnie Yale, of Waynesfield.
Services are at 11 a.m. today at Armentrout Funeral Home in Waynesfield, with the Revs. Don Smith and David C. Hawthorne officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Branch Cemetery in Waynesfield.