Wednesday, October 11th, 2006
Philothea native and former Celina resident Rose H. Bremke, 95, of Dayton, died Oct. 10, 2006, at the Maria Joseph Center, Dayton.
She was born Dec. 3, 1910, in Philothea, to Herman and Anna Dahlinghaus Fortkamp. On May 25, 1935, she married William H. Bremke, who died Jan. 9, 1977.
Survivors are two sons, Robert (Donna), Melbourne, Fla., and Paul (Shirley), Sidney; a daughter, Sister MaryAnn, Dayton; a sister, Pauline Plauchan, Avon Lake; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are five brothers Henry, Aloysius, Lawrence, Louis and Jerome; and four sisters, Ida Weigel, Hermina Stilphen, Mary Davis and Veronica Fortkamp.
She formerly owned and operated Bremke Wallpaper and Paint on West Logan Street, Celina. She was a 65-year member of the Supreme Ladies Auxiliary Knights of St. John International.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Precious Blood Catholic Church, Dayton, the Rev. Angelo Anthony officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 7-9 p.m. Friday and 8-10 a.m. Saturday at Salem Heights Convent, Dayton.
Arrangements are being handled by Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Condolences can be sent at www.hogenkampfh.com.