Thursday, July 11th, 2013
Paulette S. King, 66, of Celina, died July 4, 2013, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 19, 1946, in Celina, to Herbert and Lois Wierwille Henning. Her mother survives in St. Marys.
On March 27, 1965, she married Pastor Gary L. King in Port Clinton, and he survives.
Also surviving are four sons, Mark (Angie) King of Celina, Rick (Lonie) King of Celina, Jason (Joe'l) King of Celina and Benjamin King of Sydney, Australia; two daughters, Nichole (Marc) Evers of Coldwater and Amanda (Seth) Engle of Celina; 15 grandchildren; and two sisters, Pamela Henning of Massillon and Linda Bubp of St. Marys.
She is preceded in death by her father, Herbert "Bud" Henning.
She was a graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School and attended Heidelberg College in Tiffin. She worked as a secretary at Agape Enterprises in Celina and also was a teacher at Celina Christian Liberty Academy. She was a member of New Life Christian Center in Celina.
Her pastimes included gardening and spending time with the family she adored. Her role as a pastor's wife brought great fulfillment as she served as counselor and mentor to those in need.
Private family services were held. Burial took place at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
A celebration of her life is scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday at New Life Christian Center in Celina, the Rev. George Barrett officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to New Life Christian Center Building Fund or State of the Heart Hospice in Mercer County.
Condolences may be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.
A tribute to Paulette is available online at http://memorial.yourtribute.com/pauletteking/.