Today
66°
Mostly Sunny
Tonight
43°
Clear
Tomorrow
68°
Mostly Sunny
Tomorrow Night
49°
Mostly Clear
Thursday
70°
Mostly Sunny
Thursday Night
47°
Mostly Clear
Friday
73°
Mostly Sunny
Friday Night
52°
Partly Cloudy
Saturday
74°
Partly Sunny
Saturday Night
56°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Sunday
74°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
37%
Sunday Night
54°
Chance Rain Showers
40%
3 Day
Extended
Thursday, August 14th, 2014
Rita Evers
Rita H. Evers, 88, Burkettsville, passed away Aug. 13, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater.
She was born Nov. 13, 1925, in Cassella, to Clarence and Philomena Homan Dirksen. On Aug. 13, 1949, in Cassella, she married Edward J. Evers, who passed away, Jan. 19, 2014.
Surviving are six children, Jerry (Kathy) Evers, Englewood, Carol (Dave) Seger, Centerville, Dale (Joyce) Evers, Bryant, Ind., Dave (Barb) Evers, Burkettsville, Dan (Marleen) Evers, Burkettsville, and Nancy (Dan) Kremer, North Star; 19 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; five brothers and sisters, Alma Schmitmeyer, St. Henry, Joann Poeppelman, Yorkshire, Louis (Sally) Dirksen, Pennville, Ind., Dennis (Judy) Dirksen, Maria Stein, and Marvin (Ruth) Evers, St. Henry; and five brothers- and sisters-in-law, Mary Dirksen, Uvalde, Texas, Clem Evers Jr., St. Henry, Greg Evers, Wendelin, Esther Evers-Wuebker, Fort Recovery, and Irene Evers, St. Henry.
Also deceased are siblings and in-laws, Herb Dirksen, Ernie Schmitmeyer, Esther (Orville) Winner, John Poeppelman, Helen (George) Wenning, Herbert (Esther) Evers, Harold (Ludwina) Evers, Florence (Anna) Evers, Clarence (Rita) Evers, Alfreida (Sylvan) Siegrist, Walter Evers, Henry Evers, Carl Bertke and Marian Evers.
She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church, Burkettsville, and its Ladies Sodality. She was a homemaker.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Bernard Catholic Church, Burkettsville. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery.
Calling is 2-7 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry.
Condolences may be left at www.hogenkampfh.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Larry Brodbeck, 71, Celina, died June 14, 2014.
Memorial services with milita [More]
Marvin Van Riggs, 28, Union City, Ind., died 12:21 p.m. Aug. 4, 2014, at Grandview Hospital, Dayton. [More]