Debra K. Hague, 55, of St. Johns, died at 1 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical Center in Lima, surrounded by her family.
She was born July 2, 1958, in Coldwater, the daughter of Julietta (Kunk) and Frederick Trafzer. Her mother and step-father, Julietta and Virgil Schwieterman, survive in Celina, and her father and step-mother, Frederick and Mary Trafzer survive in Wapakoneta. On July 21, 1979, she married Dennis A. Hague, and he survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Derrick Hague and fiancĂ©e Kristin Faulder, of Wapakoneta, and Dean A. Hague, of St. Johns; a step-daughter, Kimberly K. (Kenneth) Franco, of Troy; two granddaughters, Samantha Faulder aand Ember Hague; a step-grandson, Sebastian Diego Franco; five siblings, Dianna (Joe) Bruns, of Celina, and Donna (John) Bruns, St. Marys, Della Harter, of Celina, Daniel (Michelle) Trafzer, of Jewett, and Doug (Carman) Trafzer, of St. Marys; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Debra worked at Mersman Tables, in Celina; Wendyâ€™s Restaurant, in Wapakoneta, Roettger Hardwood, in Kettlersville, and Norcold, in Sidney. She was a 1977 graduate of Celina High School, and a member of the Red Hat Society and the Midwest Ohio Cruisers Car Club. An avid bird watcher, her hobbies included cooking, camping, gardening, and bowling. She also enjoyed attending car shows, auctions, and garage sales.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Eric H. McDunnell Sr. officiating. Burial of the cremated remains will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, in Wapakoneta.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.
Condolences may be expressed at bayliffandeleyfh.com.