Friday, January 14th, 2011
Former St. Henry resident Chloe Leona Hemmelgarn, 19, Tucson, Ariz., died Jan. 2, 2011, in Tucson following a battle with cancer.
She was born Sept. 7, 1991, in Cincinnati to Terry and Lois Hemmelgarn, who survive in Bentleyville.
Also surviving is a brother, Jack Hemmelgarn, and twin sisters, Emma and Rachael Hemmelgarn, all at home; grandparents Leona Knapke, St. Henry, and Lowell and Carolyn Hemmelgarn, Greenville; and a great-grandparent, Luella Franck, Coldwater.
Deceased is a brother, Nick Hemmelgarn; and a grandfather, Louis Knapke.
She was a student at the University of Arizona in Tucson and had lived in Ohio, Canada, New York, Massachusetts and Hong Kong.
A gathering of family members was held at her parent's home.
Memorials may be made to the Sarcoma Foundation of America, 9884 Main St., Damascus, Md., 20872, www.curesarcoma.org or CaringBridge, Donation Processing Center, PO Box 6032, Albert Lea, Minn., 56007-6632, caringbridge.com.
Condolences may be left at www.ChloeLeona@aol.com.