Monday, June 10th, 2013
Michael V. Wuebker, 53, Chickasaw, died June 8, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.
He was born Dec. 25, 1959, in Portland, Ind., to Victor and Martha Grevencamp Wuebker.
On Aug. 2, 1980, he married Mary Brunswick in Sharpsburg, and she died April 26, 2013.
Surviving are three daughters, Marianne (Joe) Bruns of Cassella, and Margaret Wuebker and Clara Wuebker at home; a son, Robert (Jennifer) Wuebker of Columbus; five sisters, Barbara (Gene) Lennartz of Fort Recovery, Virginia Wade of Frederick, Md., Jane (Paul) Kleinhenz of St. Henry, Marge (Sal) DeMauro of Tampa, Fla., and Patti (Dave) Stahl of Fort Recovery; a brother, Steve (Jan) Wuebker of Parma, Italy; three grandsons, Owen, Roman and Victor; brothers and sisters-in-law, Wanda (Richard) Fullenkamp of Englewood, Marilyn (Tom) Bubp of Englewood, Margaret (Virgil) Franck of St. Henry, Dorothy (Steve) Knapke of Sharpsburg, Cindy (Bill) Snyder of Celina, Ruth Ann Brunswick of Celina and Mike (Deb) Collins of New London.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Collins; father and mother-in-law, Mark and Emma Brunswick; and brothers-in-law, Ben Brunswick and Charlie Wade.
He was employed as a field service engineer for MTS Systems in Eden Prairie, Minn. In 1978, he graduated from Fort Recovery High School and later received an associate degree in engineering from Sinclair Community College in Dayton and a bachelor's degree from Wright State University in Dayton. He served as a combat engineer with the 1/75th Airborne Rangers in the U.S. Army.
He was a member of the Precious Blood Catholic Church, Chickasaw, where he was part of the church choir, served on the parish council, volunteered as a coach for various sports and coached all his children.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Precious Blood Catholic Church, Chickasaw, Fr. Gene Schnipke officiating.
Burial will follow at Precious Blood Cemetery in Chickasaw.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-9:40 a.m. Wednesday at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home in Fort Recovery.
Military graveside honors will be conducted by the Maria Stein American Legion.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Marion Township Parks or American Red Cross.
Condolences may be directed to www.brockmanboeckmanfh.com.