Anne Prueter, 86, of 1315 Kimberly Drive, St. Marys, and a longtime resident of Perrysburg, died at 9:46 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at the Gardens of Celina.
She was born April 4, 1925, in Waynesfield, the daughter of Addie (Coolidge) and P. L. Pepple. On March 23, 1947, she married Albert “Tiny” Prueter and he preceded her in death on May 22, 2005.
She is survived by two children, Kay (Richard) Teeters, of St. Marys, and Kyle (Ann) Prueter, of Perrysburg; six grandchildren, Matthew Teeters, Michelle (Garrett) Burns, Joanna Prueter, Matthew Prueter, Sarah (Zach) Boris, and Austin Prueter; six great-grandchildren, Ashlyn Burns, Achyvia Burns; Michael Burns, Kasmir Burns, Andre Burns and Josie Prueter; and a sister, Kathleen Chiles, of Waynesfield.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
She was a graduate of Waynesfield High School and the Lima Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse and had worked at Lima Memorial Hospital and Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. She also worked as a fabric consultant at T G and Y. She was a very active 4-H Leader in both Auglaize and Wood Counties. She was past president of the Perrysburg Swim Team and was a Girl Scout leader in St. Marys and Perrysburg. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Perrysburg. She enjoyed camping, was an avid reader and for many years was an election poll worker. The joy of her life was being with her children and grandchildren.
Services are at 11 a.m. Friday at the Waynesfield United Methodist Church, the Rev. Kathleen Hayes officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Branch Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys.
Contributions may be given to the St .Marys Community Library.
Condolences may be shared at Millerfuneralhomes.net.