Monday, November 18th, 2013
Alfrieda R. Sanning, 92, Coldwater, died Nov. 16, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born Sept. 12, 1921, in Montezuma, to Theodore and Josephine Bruggeman Dorsten. She married Julius Sanning on Sept. 18, 1943, and he died Feb. 26, 1964.
She is survived by four children, Patricia (James) Sudhoff, Fort Recovery, Betty Sanning, Coldwater, Marilyn (Tom) Bruns, Burkettsville, and Janice (Rick) Bertke, Celina; eight grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; a sister, Rosella Gast, Coldwater; and a sister-in-law, Pat (Gene) Dickey, Celina.
Preceding her in death was a son, Marvin Sanning; a grandson, William Sudhoff; brothers, Leander Dorsten, Clarence (Mary) Dorsten, Adolph (Mary Ann) Dorsten and Ernest Dorsten; and in-laws, Oliver Gast, Albert (Louis) Sanning, Leo Sanning, Clarence Sanning, Herbert Sanning, Helen (Paul) Kaiser, Dorothy (Herbert) Gaerke, Alvera (Arthur) Wehrkamp and Bertha Sanning.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, and its Ladies Sodality, American Legion Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary and the Moose Lodge. She formerly worked at Buckeye Overall, Hemmelgarn Eggs and was retired from the former Huffy Corp.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 3-7 p.m. Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation.
Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com.