Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012
Virginia Mae Carter, Celina, died at 2:40 p.m. Dec. 30, 2011, at Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born April 4, 1931, in Lima, to LeRoy and Golda May Goodwin Rupert. She married Gerald Chrisman, who survives. She then married Eugene Carter, who preceded her in death.
Surviving are five children, Candise Snyder, Troy, Diane (John) Kochert, Celina, Holly Ann Waltz, Portland, Ind., Gerald "Gary" Chrisman, Jenison, Mich., and Timothy Chrisman, Celina; two brothers, William (Barbara) Rupert, Xenia, Michael (Irene) Rupert, Framingham, Mass.; a half-sister, Debra (Dean) Kile, Phoenix, Ariz; two half-brothers, Jack (Nancy) Rupert, Galveston, Texas, and Douglas (Lori) Rupert, New Knoxville; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two siblings, Janet Seibert and Leon Rupert.
She was a homemaker and a poet.
Services were 2 p.m. today at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. William Maki officiating. Burial followed at Elm Grove Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Fund.
Condolences may be sent to millerfuneralhomes.net.