Tuesday, April 17th, 2007
Rosamond "Rosie" Ayers, 58, 208 E. Walnut St., Coldwater, died at 7:34 p.m. April 15, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born July 15, 1948, in Hartford City, Ind., to Bill and Jane Johnsonbaugh Jackson, who survive in New Bremen. On Oct. 20, 1973, she married Charlie Ayers, who survives in Coldwater.
Also surviving are a son, Bret (Kim), Coldwater; a daughter, Kara, Toledo; two sisters, Mariann (Ray) Sanders, New Knoxville, and Teresa (Mike) Williman, Van Wert; and three grandchildren.
She was a member of Phi Beta Psi Sorority, Coldwater, Lima Area Watercolor Society, Great Lakes Fish Decoy Collectors and the Carvers Association.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Celina, the Revs. Jeff Smalley and Ronald Wilker officiating. Burial is at Northgrove Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater, and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Contributions can be made to the Cancer Association of Mercer County, Celina.