Saturday, July 18th, 2009
Jane Vorhees, 89, of Celina, died at 3:41 p.m. July 16, 2009, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
She was born March 8, 1920, in Celina to William "Had" and Myrtle Graham Forwerck. On June 25, 1942, she married Paul Vorhees, who died Sept. 16, 1998.
Surviving are a son, Richard (Barbara) Vorhees, Celina; a daughter, Pamela Laffin, Celina; a brother, Tommie Real, Kinsman; five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and a great-great grandchild.
Deceased are a son-in-law, Darrel "Doc" Laffin; two brothers, Robert and Charles Forwerck; and two sisters, Donna Reed and Bernice May.
She had worked at the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., St. Marys, and the former Huffy Bicycle Corp., Celina, and retired from Celina City Schools in 1983. She attended Celina First Church of God.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Jeff Conrad officiating. Burial is at in Swamp College Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Monday and one hour prior to services Tuesday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Celina Visiting Nurses & Hospice.
Condolences can be sent to LHDfuneralhome.com.