Wednesday, April 4th, 2012
Lucille Josephine Fleck, 88, Celina, died April 3, 2012, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born Feb. 16, 1924, in Philothea to Joseph and Theresa Stahl Pleiman. On Nov. 10, 1951, she married Richard H. Fleck, who died Aug. 31, 1974.
Surviving are four children, Jerry (Nancy) Fleck, Coldwater, Pat (Dean "Scooter") White, Celina, Bonnie (Terry) Muhlenkamp, Fort Recovery, and Sandy (Doug) LeConey, Clayton; four siblings, Ernest (Emma) Pleiman, Spencerville, Bob (Betty) Pleiman, Coldwater, Tom (Marlyn) Pleiman, Findlay, Margie Dirksen, North Star; a sister-in-law, Salome Pleiman, Coldwater; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Deceased are four siblings, Arthur Pleiman, Vera Stelzer, Alice Homan and Rose Ann Post, and four brothers-in-law, Paul Dirksen, Florian Stelzer, Leonard Homan and Ralph Post.
She had worked at Green's Quality Meats, Celina, and was a cook at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She also had worked at Otis Hospital, the Racquet Club, the Fountain and Empire restaurants, Celina.
She was a member of Mercer County Council on Aging's Sunshine Singers and the ladies choir at Immaculate Conception Church, Celina, where she was a member. She also was a member of the church's Altar Rosary Society.
A Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Ken Schnipke officiating. Burial will follow in St. Marys Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Monday and 9-10:15 a.m. Tuesday at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina.
Memorials may be made to the Center for Neurological Development, Burkettsville.
Condolences may be left at dickandsonsshellwarthfh.com.