- Local Guide
Juanita R. Ramga, 82, of rural Cridersville, died at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10,2012, in the Kindred Hospital, in Lima, following complications from surgery.
She was born April 30, 1930, in Lima, a daughter of Martha Godwin and Paul R. Binkley, who preceded her in death.
On March 29, 1974, she married Carl F. Ramga, who died Oct. 4, 1985.
She is survived by a son, Mark W. Junkins, of Lima; her daughter-in-law, Nancy Junkins, of Wapakoneta; four grandsons, Mark Junkins Jr., Christopher (Chelsea) Junkins, and Eric and David Junkins, all of Wapakoneta; a great-grandson, Cort Junkins, of Wapakoneta; a brother, Paul R. (Barbara Mulholland) Binkley Jr., of Spencerville; a sister, Marilyn Jean Proctor, of Valparaiso, Ind.; and brothers and sisters-in-law, Addis and Mary Katterheinrich, of New Knoxville, Joe and Marlene Elliott, of Wapakoneta, Imogene Roser, of Lima, Roland Truesdale, of Elida, Virginia Hardesty, of Wapakoneta, Alfreda Ramga, of Neptune, and Janice Ramga and Phyllis Ramga, both of Wapakoneta.
She was a graduate of Lafayette High School and had worked for the Department of Defense in Paris, France, during the Korean War. She worked at the Lima Ex-Cell-O Plant for 38 years, retiring as a final inspector.
She was a member of Saint Luke Church, in Lima, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion posts, in Spencerville.
She was a Reach to Recovery volunteer for 12 years with cancer patients and also was a volunteer with Lima Memorial and St. Ritaâ€™s auxiliaries. She was in the Hi Fever Follies for 22 years.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, in Spencerville, with the Rev. Brad Colley officiating.
Burial is to follow in the Fort Amanda Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, where a VFW Auxiliary service is to be conducted at 8 p.m. Monday.
Memorials are to be made to the donors choice.