Saturday, October 14th, 2006
Oliva J. Eilerman, 87, 17333 Hardin Wapakoneta Road, Botkins, died 9:50 a.m. Oct. 13, 2006, at her residence.
She was born Feb. 10, 1919 to Bernard and Ursula (Rutschilling) Wehrman in Egypt. On Jan. 28, 1948, she was married to Joseph L. Eilerman, who died March 7, 2003.
Survivors are two sons, John (Jenny), Wapakoneta, and Herbert, Botkins; three daughters, Madonna (Don) Ellinger, Botkins, Bernadette (Louis) Seger, Piqua, Doris (Clem) Prenger, Harpster, and Peg (James) Stang, Russia; two brothers, Albert (Alberta) Wherman, and Eugene (Margie) Wherman, both of Egypt; a sister, Viola Bruns; 18 grandchildren; and 12 great grand children.
Deceased is a sister, Adella Heitkamp.
She was a home maker and a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Botkins. She was a member and former president of Ladies Sodality of Church. She was a 1937 graduate of Minster High School.
Funeral mass is 10:30 a.m Monday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the Rev. Patrick Slonecker officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 1-7 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home.