- Local Guide
Anna H. Milstead, 91, formerly of 29 East Lake Drive, Wapakoneta, died at 6:40 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, at the Auglaize Acres, Wapa-koneta.
She was born on March 8, 1920 near Botkins, the daughter of Henrietta (Roettger) and Frederick Egbert. On Nov. 23, 1944, she married Mathias â€śCyâ€ť Milstead who died on July 16, 2000.
Survivors include her brother and sister-in-law Frederick and Louise Egbert and many nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her brothers Elmer, Harry, William, Charles, Harold and Leroy Egbert; and her sisters Marie Roediger, Ruth Kettler, Gertrude Kyburz and Henrietta Egbert.
She was a lifetime member of the Immanuel United Church of Christ in Kettlersville. of which she was a member of the Womenâ€™s Guild. She was a member of the Koneta Chapter O.E.S.
She was a homemaker and helped her husband on the family farm until 1985 when they moved into Wapakoneta. She volunteered for many organizations over the years.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday at Immanuel United Church of Christ in Kettlersville, with Pastor Charles Moeller officiating. Burial will follow in the Willow Grove Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling hours will be from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sundayat the Gilbergâ€“Hartwig Funeral Home and one hour prior the services Monday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Immanuel U.C.C. memorial fund.