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
Today
80°
Partly Sunny
9%
Tonight
64°
Thunderstorms Likely
62%
Tomorrow
72°
Partly Sunny
15%
Tomorrow Night
44°
Partly Cloudy
19%
Monday
63°
Mostly Sunny
4%
Monday Night
40°
Mostly Clear
Tuesday
70°
Mostly Sunny
Tuesday Night
47°
Mostly Clear
Wednesday
73°
Mostly Sunny
Wednesday Night
50°
Mostly Clear
Thursday
77°
Mostly Sunny
Thursday Night
53°
Mostly Clear
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Friday, September 19
index pict
Friday, September 19
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Wednesday, August 27
index pict
Marion Local prepares for football season
Tuesday, August 26
index pict
St. Marys' Schmitmeyer golfs for guys team