Friday
88°
Mostly Sunny
2%
Friday Night
64°
Partly Cloudy
19%
Saturday
86°
Chance Thunderstorms
36%
Saturday Night
66°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Sunday
88°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
21%
Sunday Night
67°
Partly Cloudy
24%
Memorial Day
87°
Partly Sunny
11%
Monday Night
67°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Tuesday
84°
Mostly Sunny
2%
Tuesday Night
67°
Partly Cloudy
3%
3 Day
Extended
Saturday, June 2nd, 2007
Tillie Martin
Tillie Ford Martin, 96, Willshire, died 12:15 a.m. June 1, 2007, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford.
She was born Sept. 17, 1910, to Leroy D. and Jennie C. Howell McDorman. She was married to John R. Martin, who is deceased. Her previous spouse was Edwin L. Ford Sr., who also is deceased.
Surviving are a son, Edwin L. Ford, Willshire; a step-daughter, JoAnn (Marvin M.) Ritchhart, Monroeville, Ind.; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter, Janet Hefner; a son-in-law, Joseph Hefner; a daughter-in-law, Reva Kay Ford; four brothers, George, Theodore, Eugene and Leroy McDorman; and a sister, Florence Widmark.
She was a homemaker and employee of Rodeffer Cleaners. She was a member of Forest Park United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women.
Services are 11:30 a.m. Monday at Shawnee Chapel Chiles-Laman Funeral Home, Lima. Burial is at Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima.
Calling is 3-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Lima Rescue Mission.
Additional obituary on this date
Estella M. Ridenour, 91, Wapakoneta, died 2:38 p.m. June 1, 2007, at Wapakoneta Manor. [More]