a_d
Saturday
60°
Rain Showers
100%
Saturday Night
55°
Chance Thunderstorms
37%
Sunday
82°
Chance Thunderstorms
34%
Sunday Night
60°
Thunderstorms
75%
Monday
65°
Thunderstorms Likely
61%
Monday Night
46°
Chance Rain Showers
34%
Tuesday
59°
Breezy
22%
Tuesday Night
43°
Mostly Cloudy
17%
Wednesday
60°
Chance Rain Showers
47%
Wednesday Night
45°
Chance Rain Showers
50%
Thursday
59°
Chance Rain Showers
45%
Thursday Night
44°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
23%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_d
Monday, June 8th, 2009
Robert Kettler
Robert Kettler, 92, 218 S. Walnut St., New Bremen, died at 8:02 p.m. June 4, 2009, at his residence.
He was born on March 22, 1917, in New Bremen to Bernhard and Augusta Hoewischer Kettler. On May 10, 1941, he married Betty Weinberg, who survives.
Other survivors are a daughter, Diane (Nick) Grilliot, St. Marys; a son, Robert W. Kettler, Columbus; three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Deceased are siblings, Paul Kettler, Irene Blanke Ruedebusch, Grace Scheer, Donald B. Kettler and Howard "Bud" Kettler.
He was a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ, New Bremen, and graduated in 1935 from New Bremen High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving with the 787th Military Police in France and England during World War II. He was a mechanic at the former Advance Auto, New Bremen, and later retired from Crown Equipment Corporation, New Bremen, after 15 years of service.
Services are 10:30 a.m. today at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, the Rev. William Youngkin officiating. Burial is at the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Contributions can be made to the Grand Lake Hospice or the church memorial fund.
Additional obituaries on this date
Steve Ashley, 80, 6623 Erastus Durbin Road, Celina, died at 11:15 a.m. June 7, [More]
Jeanne M. Dailey, 82, 209 N. Enterprise St., Celina died June 6, 2009, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Anita P. Granger, 80, 911 Fleck Ave., Celina, died at 7:55 p.m. June 7, 2009, a [More]
Larry P. Hughes, 68, of Rockford, died at 1:15 p.m. June 6, 2009, at his residence. [More]
Lewis Merkle, 85, 55 W. Main St. Montezuma, died at 7 p.m. June 7, 2009, at St. [More]
Daniel E. O'Dowd, 32, formerly of St. Marys, was found dead June 5, 2009, at hi [More]
Esther M. Spicer, 94, formerly of Celina, died June 7, 2009, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Nathan Thobe, 25, 7967 state Route 119, Maria Stein, died Sunday morning at Joi [More]
Frederick "Fritz" Yingling, 89, formerly of 912 N. Spruce St., St. Marys, and a resident of Lakeland, Fla., died June 4, 2009, in Lakeland. [More]
a_d a_d