Saturday, January 16th, 2010
Henrietta Anna Mowery, 89, 607 N. Sugar St., Celina, died at 11:04 p.m. Jan. 14, 2010, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born Sept. 30, 1920, in New Bremen to Julius and Amanda Blumhorst Luedeke. On Sept. 26, 1943, she married Eugene "Bogie" Mowery, who died Feb. 23, 2006.
Surviving are three sons, Dave (Kathy) Mowery, Sylva, N.C., Steve Mowery, Celina, and Charles Mowery, Fairborn; a daughter, Ruth (Jerry) Long, Celina; a daughter-in-law, Sally Mowery, Paulding; two sisters-in-law, Josephine McEvoy, Celina, and Dee Dee Luedeke, Tenn.; eight grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a son, Henry E. "Hank" Mowery; a sister, Bernadine Fledderjohn; six brothers, Arnold, Lester, Elmer, Andrew, Ferd and Edward Luedeke.
She was a homemaker and had retired from Celina Insurance Group. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Celina, and its Ladies Grace Circle. She was a 1938 graduate of New Bremen High School.
Services are 11 a.m. Monday at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Paul Baglien officiating. Burial is at German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 2-6 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the services on Monday at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home.
Memorials can be made to Mercer County Crippled Children & Adults Fund or the church's organ fund.
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