a_d
Monday, October 13th, 2008
Complete Obituary
Ethel Kettler
  Ethel M. Kettler, 77, 9291 St. Rt. 274, Anna, died at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 11, 2008, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney.
She was born March 2, 1931, near Botkins, to Rayburn and Bessie Wenger Howell. On March 10, 1951, she married Eugene Kettler, who survives near Kettlersville.
Other survivors are her children, Steven (Julie) Kettler and Marianne (Phil) Snider, all of Botkins, Sharon (John) Lenhart, Jackson Center, and David (Julie) Kettler, Kettlersville; three sisters, Velma Webb and Patsy (Terry) Fogt, all of Anna, and Ruth Weber, Sidney; a brother, Ralph (RuthAnn) Howell, Anna; and nine grandchildren.
Deceased are a grandson; and two brothers, Russell and Eugene Howell.
She was a homemaker and helped on the family farm. She was a member of the Immanuel United Church of Christ, Kettlersville, and its Women's Guild. She also was a 1949 graduate of Anna High School and a former member of the Kettlersville/Van Buren Township Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Charles Moeller officiating. Burial is at Willow Grove Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, and 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until time of services at the church.
Contributions can be made to the church memorial fund.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Thursday Night
51°
Severe Tstms
92%
Friday
56°
Chance Rain Showers
34%
Friday Night
37°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Saturday
51°
Mostly Cloudy
5%
Saturday Night
38°
Mostly Cloudy
5%
Sunday
59°
Mostly Cloudy
11%
Sunday Night
46°
Mostly Cloudy
16%
Monday
64°
Chance Rain Showers
52%
Monday Night
48°
Chance Rain Showers
50%
Tuesday
63°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
29%
Tuesday Night
43°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_d