Today
74°
Partly Sunny
11%
Tonight
55°
Mostly Clear
Tomorrow
78°
Partly Sunny
Tomorrow Night
58°
Mostly Clear
Wednesday
84°
Mostly Sunny
Wednesday Night
68°
Partly Cloudy
18%
Thursday
82°
Thunderstorms Likely
73%
Thursday Night
66°
Chance Thunderstorms
37%
Friday
79°
Mostly Cloudy
11%
Friday Night
61°
Mostly Clear
7%
Saturday
79°
Partly Sunny
8%
Saturday Night
61°
Mostly Clear
5%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, August 3rd, 2009
Esther Dicke
Esther D. Dicke, 92, of 509 S. Walnut St., New Bremen, died at 7:15 p.m. Aug. 1, 2009, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney.
She was born Nov. 22, 1916, near Kettlersville to Daniel and Leona Laut Headapohl. On April 19, 1939, she married Henry Dicke, who died on July 21, 1983.
Surviving are her children, Dennis (Genevieve Conradi) Dicke and Karen (George Jr.) Voress, all of New Bremen; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Paul Headapohl, and a daughter-in-law, Lois Dicke.
She a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ, New Bremen, where she also taught Sunday School for over 25 years. She was a 1934 graduate of New Bremen High School.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating. Burial is at the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 3-7 p.m. Tuesday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Contributions can be made to the church memorial fund.
Additional obituaries on this date
Joseph P. Borgerding, 65, 632 Woodland Ave., St. Henry, died at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 1, 2009, at his residence due to leukemia. [More]
James Edward Cooper, 72, formerly of New Bremen, died July 28, 2009, at the University of Oklahoma Medical Center in Oklahoma City, Okla. [More]
Paul Eugene Meyer, 83, formerly of 4674 Fast Road, Celina, died at 2:20 a.m. Aug. 2, 2009, at the Gardens of Celina. [More]
Rosa Mary Obringer, 74, 2060 Northview Drive, Maria Stein, died at 12:30 p.m. July 31, 2009, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Luretta Tangeman, 99, formerly of 516 E. Elizabeth St., Coldwater, died at 12:36 a.m. Aug. 2, 2009, at Golden Living Center, St. Marys. [More]
John A. Wurster, 75, of Celina, died at 9:28 a.m. Aug. 2, 2009, at St. Rita's M [More]