Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
Edna A. Gdula, 87, Burkettsville, died at 3:08 a.m. April 22, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born Sept. 6, 1923, in Cranberry to Rudolph and Frances Koesters VanDenBosch. On Oct. 3, 1942, she married John Gdula, Dayton, who died March 26, 1987.
Surviving are three daughters, Michele (George) Dillhoff, Vandalia, Marcia (Ronald) Hein, Dayton, and Phyllis Nieter, Union; 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Also deceased are a brother, Earl VanDenBosch, and three sisters, Marie Tobe, Esther Wehrkamp-Wolfe and Cleo Pettijean.
She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church, Burkettsville, and the Ladies Rosary Altar Sodality of the church.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial is at St. Bernard Cemetery.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry.
Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com.