a_d
Wednesday, December 27th, 2006
Complete Obituary
Wilfred Hartings
  Wilfred E. Hartings, 80, 1002 Buckeye St., Celina, died Dec. 26, 2006, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
He was born March 9, 1926, in St. Rose, to John and Bernadine Leugers Hartings. On Sept. 11, 1948, he married Idaleen Sutter, who survives.
Survivors are three sons, James (Sherry), Vandalia, Robert (Lois), Piqua, and Joseph (Nancy), Celina; a daughter, Carolyn (David) Bates, Brookville; two brothers, Vernon (Arlene), St. Rose, and Leo (Beverly), Shelby; three sisters, Alfreda Mescher, Minster, Alice Moorman, Minster, and Doris (Gene) Imwalle, Maria Stein; and 13 grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Alfred; and three sisters, Elenora Knapke, Luella Osterholt and Norma Thobe.
He retired from Reynolds & Reynolds, Celina, and was a bingo caller. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving during World War II, and a 1944 graduate of St. Johns High School. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Celina; American Legion Post 571, Maria Stein; Knights of Columbus Council 1800, Celina; and Disabled American Veterans.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-7 p.m. Thursday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina.
Contributions can be made to the church endowment fund or Mercer-Auglaize Hospice.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Sunday Night
50°
Thunderstorms Likely
68%
Monday
59°
Mostly Cloudy
17%
Monday Night
46°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Tuesday
63°
Partly Sunny
11%
Tuesday Night
48°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
27%
Wednesday
62°
Chance Rain Showers
42%
Wednesday Night
41°
Chance Rain Showers
25%
Thursday
58°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Thursday Night
42°
Partly Cloudy
14%
Friday
63°
Partly Sunny
14%
Friday Night
46°
Partly Cloudy
13%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d