Friday, September 25th, 2009
Complete Obituary
Norma Elsasser
  Norma Essex Elsasser, 81, 230 E. Oak St., Celina, died at 11:48 a.m. Sept. 24, 2009, at the Gardens at Celina.
She was born April 8, 1928, in Van Wert to Albert and Norah Johnson Keck. In June 1949, she married John Essex, who died in 1987. On March 16, 1990, she married Arthur Elsasser, who died in 1997.
Surviving are a son, John (Kathleen) Essex, Sandusky; a daughter, Joan (Jim) Reed, Celina; two sisters, Edith Cavanaugh, Lafayette, Ind., and Eldean (Robert) Helle, Afton, Tenn.; three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.
Deceased are a daughter, Anna Elizabeth Essex, and a granddaughter.
She was a registered nurse having worked at the University Hospital, Columbus, Gibbons Hospital, Celina, and as Walter Mersman's private nurse. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Celina, where she was in the choir and on the organ committee. She also taught bible school and Sunday school.
Memorial service is 11:30 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Paul Baglien officiating.
Calling is one hour prior to service at the church.
Contributions can be made to the church organ fund.
Arrangements are being handled by Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. Condolences may be made to LHDfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Today
81°
Mostly Sunny
10%
Tonight
64°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Tomorrow
83°
Chance Thunderstorms
38%
Tomorrow Night
68°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Saturday
78°
Thunderstorms Likely
77%
Saturday Night
54°
Thunderstorms
80%
Sunday
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
42%
Sunday Night
52°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Monday
72°
Chance Thunderstorms
34%
Monday Night
57°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Tuesday
79°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Tuesday Night
62°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d