Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
Complete Obituary
Agnes Knapke
  Agnes D. (Kramer) Knapke, 88, Versailles, passed away at 4:45 p.m. Jan. 28, 2013, at the Versailles Health Care Center.
She was born March 7, 1924, in Chickasaw to Henry and Rosa Holdheide Kramer, who are deceased. On Nov. 22, 1945, she married Elmer J. Knapke, who is deceased.
Surviving are her children, Virgil (Kathy) Knapke of Cincinnati, Mike (Phyllis) Knapke of Louisville, Ky., Steve (Lois) Knapke of Yorkshire, Jerry (Sheila) Knapke of Troy, Judy (Craig) Owen of Dayton, Marvin (Sue) Knapke, Joe (Sue Ann) Knapke, Rosie Subler, Irene (Dave) Stonebraker, Kathy Wood and Marlene (Steve) Schlater, all of Versailles; 30 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; brothers, Albin (Lucy) Kramer of Maria Stein, Norbert Kramer of Chickasaw and Andrew (Ellen) Kramer of Chickasaw; a sister, Mary Ann Overman of St. Marys; sisters-in-law, Rose Kramer of New Bremen and Lucille Kramer of Celina; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Deceased are sons-in-law, Jack Wood and Larry Subler; brothers, Othmar Kramer, Leon Kramer and Werner Kramer; sisters, Freda Kramer and Helen Connolly; an infant sister, Hilda Kramer, sisters-in-law, Alice Kramer and Marilyn Kramer; and brothers-in-law, Charles Connolly, Gene Overman and Roman Severt.
She was a homemaker and a member of St. Denis Catholic Church and the Daughters of Isabella. She volunteered at Versailles Health Care Center for many years.
A Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Denis Catholic Church, Versailles, the Rev. Eugene F. Vonderhaar celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Valbert Cemetery, Versailles.
Calling is 3-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles. The family will conduct the rosary at 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Darke County Right to Life or Versailles Emergency Medical Services.
Condolences for the family may be expressed at www.zecharbailey.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Today
61°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Tonight
48°
Partly Cloudy
8%
Tomorrow
68°
Partly Sunny
10%
Tomorrow Night
44°
Clear
1%
Sunday
64°
Sunny
Sunday Night
46°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Monday
74°
Partly Sunny
10%
Monday Night
59°
Partly Cloudy
13%
Tuesday
68°
Rain Showers Likely
63%
Tuesday Night
43°
Partly Cloudy
14%
Wednesday
57°
Partly Sunny
6%
Wednesday Night
40°
Partly Cloudy
5%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Thursday, October 23
index pict
Thursday, October 23
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, October 2
index pict
Accident at 127 and 119
Monday, September 29
index pict
Grand Lake Marathon