Thursday, April 14th, 2011
Mildred Joann Tester, 76, Celina, died April 12, 2011, at her residence.
She was born Aug. 5, 1934, to Berlin and Blanche Adams Shaffer. On July 17, 1965, she married Clifford "Duff" Tester, who died May 23, 1998.
She is survived by three sons, Scott Hines, Delphos, and Rob (Anita) Hines and Gary Hines, all of Celina; four daughters, Kathy Phillips, Celina, Candy (Kelly) Hire, Van Wert, Connie (Dale) Cook, Celina, and Karen (Kevin) Knoth, Coldwater; two brothers, Neal Shaffer and Dean (Kay) Shaffer, all of Celina; a brother-in-law, Ron (Carol) Tester, Celina; a sister-in-law, Ginger Miller, Coldwater; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was a retired custodian for Celina City Schools and had worked at Walmart.
Services are 3 p.m. Friday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Richard Field officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 1-3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at ciscofuneralhome.com.