Tonight
23°
Chance Snow Showers
41%
Tomorrow
25°
Snow Showers Likely
72%
Tomorrow Night
13°
Chance Snow Showers
39%
Wednesday
27°
Slight Chance Snow Showers
38%
Wednesday Night
18°
Chance Snow Showers
36%
Thursday
30°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Thursday Night
19°
Mostly Cloudy
16%
Friday
30°
Mostly Cloudy
18%
Friday Night
25°
Partly Cloudy
7%
Saturday
40°
Mostly Cloudy
6%
Saturday Night
31°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
Marie Minnich
Marie E. "Tootie" Minnich, 69, 3025 N. 850 E., Portland, Ind., died at 5 p.m. Aug. 31, 2007, at her residence following an extended illness.
She was born May 10, 1938, in St. Henry, to Gregor and Mary Kramer Goettemoeller. On May 9, 1959, she married George Minnich, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Dale (Theresa) and Gregg (Donna), all of Portland; two daughters, Pat (Don) Willmann and Marg (Steve) Reier, all of Portland; three brothers, Leonard Goettemoeller, Carthagena, Harold Goettemoeller, Botkins, and Ivo (Esther) Goettemoeller, St. Henry; two sisters, Mildred Wuebker, St. Henry, and Wilma (Lawrence) Link, Fort Recovery; a sister-in-law, Verena Goettemoeller, Rockford, and 13 grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Alvin Goettemoeller, and a sister, Edna Kremer.
She was the co-founder and manager of Minnich Poultry, Portland, a 1956 graduate of St. Henry High School, and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, St. Anthony, and its altar sodality.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church, the Revs. Daniel Schmitmeyer, Raymond Seifert and Leonard Goettemoeller officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9-9:45 a.m. Thursday at Brockman & Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery.
Contributions can be made to State of the Heart Home Health and Hospice.
Additional obituaries on this date
Lucille H. Gudorf, 91, 279 N. Frankfort St., Minster, died at 8:25 a.m. Sept. 2, 2007, at Golden Living Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Maurice J. Homan, 82, of state Route 274, New Bremen, died Sept. 2, 2007, at The Gardens at St. Henry. [More]
Kim Herfurth, 57, 329 S. Main St., Mendon, died Sept. 3, 2007, at his residence [More]
Delores A. Hussey, 77, 726 Gethsemane St., St. Marys, died at 4 a.m. Sept. 2, 2007, at Otterbein Retirement Community, St. Marys. [More]
Linda L. Jenkins, 69, of Celina, died Sept. 4, 2007, at Joint Township District [More]
Paul Katterheinrich, 70, formerly of New Knoxville, died Sept. 1, 2007, at Auglaize Acres, Wapakoneta. [More]
Ada Piper, 92, 8127 North St., Neptune, died Sept. 1, 2007, at St. Marys Living Center. [More]
Former Yorkshire resident Leo B. Prenger, 88, 5 Settlers Lane, Minster, died at 6:53 a.m. Sept. 1, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]