Today
87°
Chance Thunderstorms
42%
Tonight
70°
Chance Thunderstorms
55%
Tomorrow
82°
Thunderstorms
78%
Tomorrow Night
58°
Chance Thunderstorms
29%
Wednesday
75°
Partly Sunny
7%
Wednesday Night
54°
Mostly Clear
2%
Thursday
73°
Partly Sunny
13%
Thursday Night
52°
Mostly Clear
11%
Friday
74°
Mostly Sunny
2%
Friday Night
53°
Mostly Clear
2%
Saturday
76°
Mostly Sunny
3%
Saturday Night
56°
Mostly Clear
4%
3 Day
Extended
Wednesday, March 11th, 2009
Bertha Edmiston
Bertha Mae Edmiston, 97, formerly of 523 Lisle St., Celina, died at 5 p.m. March 9, 2009, at The Gardens of Celina.
She was born Dec. 9, 1911, in Montezuma, to Cloid D. and Sarah C. Yaney Tobin. On Nov. 29, 1928, she married Harold O. Edmiston, who died Aug. 2, 1992.
Survivors include two sons, Cloid B. "Ted" (Sue) Edmiston, Piqua, and Mickey L. (Shirley) Edmiston, New Haven, Ind.; a daughter, Marcieta (Leon) Brookhart, Celina; five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren; a brother, John Tobin, Montezuma; and a sister, June Miller, Celina.
Deceased are three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; two brothers and their wives, Robert and Thelma Tobin and James K. and Lenora Tobin; a son-in-law, Leon Brookhart; and a brother-in-law, Melvin Miller.
She was a licensed practical nurse for 14 years and retired from the former Gibbons Hospital, Celina. She was a Gray Lady for the American Red Cross. She was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Celina, and the president of its Women's Society for two years. She was past matron of the Celina Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star and a past matron of Rebecca Lodge.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Friday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Paul Miller officiating. Burial is at Swamp College Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday and after 9:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences can be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.
Contributions can be made to the church.
Additional obituaries on this date
Benny G. Williams, 76, of Rockford, died at 8:55 a.m. March 10, 2009, at Colonial Nursing Center, Rockford. [More]
Janis M. Wuebker, 71, of Beavercreek, died at 8:51 p.m. March 9, 2009 at Heartland of Beavercreek Nursing Home. [More]