Tuesday, October 28th, 2008
Ivo L. Walterbusch, 75, 410 Kremer Road, Maria Stein, died at 9 a.m. Oct. 27, 2008, at the emergency room of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born Feb. 3, 1933, in Maria Stein, to Leo and Frances Tuente Walterbusch. On Aug. 3, 1957, he married Betty Bensman, who survives.
Other survivors are five children, Ronald (Connie), Maria Stein; Elaine (Tim) Myers, Celina, James (Sandra), Minster; Debra (Mark) Holscher, Fort Loramie; and Janet (Lee) Rider, Versailles; two sisters, Alvina DeMange, Piqua, and Esther (Lavern) Kuess, Chickasaw; and 16 grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother and sister-in-law, Wilbert and Dolores, and a brother-in-law, Earl DeMange.
He was a farmer and carpenter, and a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Maria Stein, and its Men's Sodality.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church, the Rev. Larry Wyen officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Thursday and 9-10 a.m. Friday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.