Annamarie Faigle, 100, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:15 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was born Jan. 4, 1914, in Dayton, the daughter of Otto and Katharine (Heisler) Keppler, who preceded her in death. On Dec. 7, 1946, she married Henry F. â€śHankâ€ť Faigle, and he died Oct. 18, 1990.
Survivors include, a daughter, Stephanie Engelhaupt, of Botkins; two grandchildren, Matthew Engelhaupt, of Westerville, and Kendra Engelhaupt, of Nashville, Tenn. She was preceded in death by son-in-law, Wayne Engelhaupt.
Annamarie retired in 1977 as bookkeeper at the Wapakoneta Daily News. She was a member of St. Markâ€™s Lutheran Church, in Wapakoneta. She was also a graduate of Stivers High School, and the Miami Jacobs Business College, both of Dayton.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at St. Markâ€™s Lutheran Church, in Wapakoneta, with Pastor Mark Bauer officiating. Entombment will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 15, in the Woodland Cemetery Mausoleum, in Dayton. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m., Thursday, at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, state Route 501, Wapakoneta, and one hour prior to the service, Friday, at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to music therapy at State of the Heart Hospice, Coldwater, Ohio, or families may donate a book to the Wapakoneta City Schools Library.
Condolences may be expressed at www.bayliffandeleyfh.com.