- Local Guide
Mervin J. Quellhorst, 82, of New Bremen, died at 12:25 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012, at the Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
He was born Aug. 2, 1929, in St. Marys Township, Auglaize County, the son of Aurelia (Donnerberg) and Clarence Quellhorst. On Sept. 5, 1953, he married Jeannette A. Vogel, and she survives near New Bremen.
Also surviving are his children; Jerry (Janet) Quellhorst. of Pickerington, Thomas (Becky) Quellhorst, of New Bremen, Bruce (Terri) Quellhorst, of New Bremen, and Dean (Susan) Quellhorst, of New Knoxville.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Peterâ€™s Church in New Bremen, with Rev. Stephen Wills officiating. Burial will follow at German Protestant Cemetery in New Bremen.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Contributions may be made to the St. Peterâ€™s Church Memorial Fund or to the New Bremen Historic Association.