Friday, July 19th, 2013
Audry J. Monnin, 80, of Botkins, died at 11:25 a.m. July 18, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Oct. 30, 1932, in Shelby County, to Wilbert and Matilda Sherman Monnin. He married Marietta R. Heitkamp on Oct. 2, 1956, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Maria Stein. She survives in Botkins.
He is also survived by sons, Steven (Carol) Monnin of Botkins, Dale (Melanie) Monnin of Springfield, and Randall (Betty) Monnin of McCartyville; grandchildren, Daniel, David, Deanna, Daron, Lindsey, Jeremy, Travis and Nathan; great-grandchildren, Bryce and Emma Marie; a sister and brother, Irene (Eugene) Berning of Minster and Romanus Monnin of Greenville; in-laws, Anna Marie Dircksen of Minster, Melvin (Luella) Rindler of Celina, George Kahlig of Coldwater, Ott (Pat) Heitkamp of Maria Stein, and Rosie Heitkamp of Coldwater.
He was preceded in death by a son, Todd Monnin; twin grandchildren, Donna and Derrick; a brother, Merle Monnin; in-laws, Jerome Heitkamp, Edna (Greg) Kahlig, Dorina Rindler, Evelyn Kahlig, Tom Niekamp and Edgar Heitkamp.
He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Botkins, Our Lady of Rosary Makers and a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Superior Metal Products in Wapakoneta.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Church in Botkins, the Rev. Pat Sloneker celebrant. Burial will be in Immaculate Conception Cemetery.
Calling is 1-7 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in Minster.
Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.