Today
82°
Sunny
Tonight
58°
Clear
7%
Tomorrow
85°
Mostly Sunny
10%
Tomorrow Night
64°
Partly Cloudy
9%
Saturday
85°
Chance Thunderstorms
37%
Saturday Night
66°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Sunday
86°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
26%
Sunday Night
67°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
19%
Memorial Day
86°
Partly Sunny
13%
Monday Night
65°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Tuesday
84°
Partly Sunny
9%
Tuesday Night
63°
Partly Cloudy
11%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, January 3rd, 2011
Mary Kelch
Mary M. Martin Kelch, 96, St. Marys, died Dec. 30, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born June 19, 1914, in Willowdell to Louis and Rose Lambert Martin. On May 8, 1937, she married Harold A. Kelch, who is deceased.
Surviving are two children, Sharon (Larry) Harter, Celina, and Steven (Connie) Kelch, Tucson, Ariz.; a sister, Jean McGlinch, Versailles; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Maxine Martin, Greenville, Bob and Charlene Kelch, Eaton, Betty and William Reigle, New Madison, Margie Rupe, New Philadelphia, and Naoma Kelch, Piqua; four grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Also deceased are four brothers, Luther, Lowell, Arthur and Dane Martin; and a sister, Marcella Smith.
She attended St. Paul Lutheran Church in North Star and was a member of its Ladies Aid. She was a homemaker and a co-owner and operator of Kelch's General Store in Brock.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Laura Sheffler officiating. Burial is at Brock Cemetery in Brock.
Calling is 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the church building fund.
Condolences may be left at www.gehretfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Amy Louise Lammers, 43, Laguna Hills, Calif., died Dec. 21, 2010, at her home. [More]
Harold J. Goettemoeller, 83, Botkins, died Jan. 2, 2011, at Dorothy Love Retirement Center. [More]
Connie S. Hawk, 72, Rockford, died Dec. 31, 2010, at The Community Health Professionals In-patient Hospice Facility in Van Wert. [More]
Forest M. Hileman, 93, Rockford, died at 12:15 p.m. Dec. 31, 2010, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
Thomas W. Dingledine, 84, St. Marys, died at 6:44 p.m. Dec. 31, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. [More]
Dorothy L. "Dottie" Lynn, 68, St. Marys died 11:24 a.m. Dec. 31, 2010, at her home. [More]
Linda C. Kable, 63, Celina, died 8:10 p.m. Jan. 1, 2010, at Mercer County Commu [More]