Monday, January 7th, 2013
Complete Obituary
Alfrieda Mescher
  Alfrieda F. Mescher, 89, Minster, died at 8:05 a.m. Jan. 6, 2013, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center.
She was born Sept. 16, 1923, in St. Rose, to John and Bernadine Leugers Hartings. She married Paul R. Mescher on July 2, 1949, in St. Rose, and he preceded her in death on April 9, 1991.
She is survived by children, Dale (Lisa) Mescher, Minster, Ron Mescher, Celina, Mark (Rose) Mescher, Englewood, Joyce Weekley (Carl Ferneding), Cincinnati; four grandchildren, Kellen Mescher, Samuel Weekley, Bailey Mescher and Madison Mescher; brother and sisters, Leo and Bev Hartings, Shelby, Alice Moorman, Minster, Doris (Gene) Imwalle, Maria Stein, sisters-in-law, Mary Maroon, Coldwater, Kathryn Lechleiter, Coldwater, Len Hartings, Versailles, Arlene Hartings, Fort Loramie, and Lorina Geiger, Ga.
She was preceded in death by her children, Don Mescher, Doug Mescher, and Sara Mescher; grandson, Drew Mescher; brothers and sisters, Alfred and Elenora Knapke, Luella Osterholt, Richard, Wilfred, Norma Thobe, Ivo and Vernon; in-laws, Edna Hartings, Leander Knapke, Walter Osterholt, Elton (Buck) Thobe, Alberta Hartings and Virgil Moorman.
She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church and the American Legion Auxiliary. She worked for Minster Machine Company and Warren Five and Dime.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church, the Rev. Rick Nieberding celebrant. Burial will take place in St. Augustine Cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9-9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.
Memorials may be made to Mud Pike Group Home Activity Fund.
Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Sunday Night
32°
Cloudy
38%
Monday
40°
Mostly Cloudy
6%
Monday Night
33°
Chance Rain/Snow
42%
Tuesday
40°
Rain
81%
Tuesday Night
29°
Mostly Cloudy
16%
Wednesday
36°
Mostly Cloudy
7%
Wednesday Night
25°
Chance Snow
49%
Thursday
28°
Chance Snow Showers
50%
Thursday Night
17°
Slight Chance Snow Showers
24%
Friday
24°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Friday Night
16°
Mostly Cloudy
3%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d