Louis William Doenges, age 91, 8861 Guadalupe Road., New Bremen, died at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
He was born May 7, 1920, in St. Marys,the son of Marie (Oldiges) and William J. Doenges. On Aug. 19, 1944, in McCartyville, he married Lucille K. Huecker and she died March 2, 2005.
Surviving are 15 children, Susan Wagner, of Celina, Andrew Doenges, of New Bremen, Joseph Doenges, of Sugarland, Texas, Nancy Fitzgerald, of Bowling, Green, Fran Hanselman, of Ashtabula, William Doenges, of St. Marys, Mark Doenges, of Wapakoneta, Rita Tobe, of Coldwater, Greg Doenges, of Philothea, Therese Pohlman, of Versailles, Edward Doenges, of New Bremen, Kathleen Tucker, of Radford, Va., Barb Doenges, of Kuwait City, Kuwait, Jeff Doenges, of Bethesda, Md., and Amy Brady, of Springboro.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Montezuma, the Rev. Rick Friebel officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at Our Lady of Guadalupe Cemetery in Montezuma.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday and at 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in Coldwater.
Memorials may be given to to St. Peter Neurological Center and State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be sent to hogenkampfh.com.