Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
Angela M. Prenger, 91, Coldwater, died July 15, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater.
She was born June 10, 1923, in Maria Stein, to Frank E. and Regina Eyink Knapke. On June 5, 1946, she married Norbert Prenger, who died Nov. 19, 1970.
Surviving are five children, Robert (Donna) Prenger, Minster, Ronald (Nina) Prenger, Celina, James (Marie) Prenger, Hereferd, Ariz., Diane (Bill) Cottrell, Denton, Texas, and John Prenger, Celina; brothers and sisters, Roger (Catherine) Knapke and Gilbert (Judy) Knapke, all of Chickasaw; in-laws, Walt Fleck, Celina, Irma Fleck, Coldwater, Mildred D. Prenger and Edwin Prenger, both of Coldwater, Viola Schmidt, Osgood, Mary Ann Lefeld, St. Henry, Ralph (Ruth Ann) Prenger, Botkins, Alma Meyer, Fort Loramie, Cletus (Rosann) Prenger, Minster, Werner Prenger, St. Marys, and Therese (Roger) Schmidt, McCartyville; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter-in-law, Cathy Prenger; sisters, Floriana Fleck and Eileen Fleck; and in-laws, John Fleck, Alvina (Vernon) Ahrens, Leonard Prenger, Mildred E. Prenger, Norma Jean Prenger, Raymond Schmidt, Delores (Louis) Meyer, Martin Lefeld and Herman Meyer.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, St. Ann's Altar Sodality and NAIM of the North. She worked as a deputy recorder for Mercer County for 25 years.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, the Rev. Richard Walling officiating. Burial is at St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Condolences can be left at hogenkampfh.com.