Saturday, November 5th, 2011
Alice J. Gengler, 85, Coldwater, died at 6:47 p.m. Nov. 3, 2011, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater.
She was born Nov. 29, 1925, in Dayton to Edward H. and Elnora E. Borgerding Kemper. On June 28, 1952, she married James N. Gengler, who died Feb. 12, 2005.
Surviving are six children, Karen Hone, Celina, James and Marie Gengler, Coldwater, Steve and Jenny Gengler, Wapakoneta, Ann and Mike Kendig, Lima, Bob and Kathie Gengler, Covington, and Tracy Gengler, Celina; 18 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; a sister, Leola Grevencamp, Logan; and two brothers, Virgil (Betty) Kemper, Fort Wayne, Ind., and Daniel (Janet) Kemper, Coldwater.
Deceased are a grandchild; a brother, Melvin Kemper; a sister, Luella Hoelscher; and in-laws, Mary Kemper, Hal Hoelscher and Gene Grevencamp.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater.
A Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Richard Walling officiating. Burial will follow in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Monday and 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater,
Memorials may be directed to State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com.