Monday
45°
Cloudy
13%
Monday Night
39°
Cloudy
6%
Tuesday
52°
Mostly Cloudy
6%
Tuesday Night
30°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Wednesday
39°
Partly Sunny
1%
Wednesday Night
26°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Thursday
45°
Partly Sunny
10%
Thursday Night
36°
Mostly Cloudy
37%
Friday
51°
Chance Rain Showers
50%
Friday Night
30°
Chance Rain/Snow
50%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, August 7th, 2007
Leo Mescher
Leo H. Mescher, 94, formerly of Coldwater, died at 4:55 p.m. August 3, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
He was born Jan. 25, 1913, in Maria Stein, to Frank and Elizabeth Puthoff Mescher. On April 22, 1939, he married Salome Mary Frenzer, who died Sept. 23, 1994.
Surviving are two sons, Richard (Delores), Dayton, and Steve (Mary), New Bremen; a daughter, Sandra (Linus) Clune, St. Henry; seven grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and four stepgreat-grandchildren.
Deceased are two brothers, Raymond and Edmund.
He retired from Minster Machine Co. and was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, at the church, the Rev. Richard Walling officiating. Burial is a St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Condolences can be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Gordon J. Leistner, 76, 6449 Hasis Road, Celina, died at 1:50 a.m. Aug. 6, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Herbert "Mac" McClain, 82, of Greenville, died at 3:15 p.m. Aug. 5, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Robert W. Miller, 74, of Willshire, died at 1:15 a.m. Aug. 6, 2007, at his son' [More]
Celina native Jeanette "Jan" Pleiman, 63, of Dayton, died Aug. 6, 2007, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. Death was due to cancer. [More]
Jennifer Maurine Estes Springer, 20, of Englewood, died Aug. 4, 2007, at the Cleveland Clinic, following a brief illness. [More]