Lila J. Brogaard, 54, 341 Leisure Lane, Celina, died at 11:01 p.m. Sept. 21, 2004, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. Death was due to cancer.
She was born Nov. 2, 1949, in Celina, to Paul W. and Luella Wenning Kitzmiller. Her mother survives in New Bremen.
Also surviving are her husband, Donald F. of Celina; three sons, Brian (Maureen) Richard, West Chester, Donald D. and Chad (Melissa) Brogaard, all of Coldwater; three daughters, Lori (Bobby) Richard, Troy, Mindi (B.J.) Richard, Casstown, and Missy Brogaard, Lakehills, Texas; a brother, Curtis Kitzmiller, Celina; a sister, Paula (Robert) Ranly, New Bremen; and 13 grandchildren.
She had been employed as a finisher at AAP in St. Marys. She was a member of New Life Christian Center, Celina.
Memorial services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Lehman Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. John Bernstein officiating.
Calling is 7-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society or the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
Jewel Calvert, 90, formerly of 104 S. Pear St., St. Marys, died at 12:45 p.m. Sept. 22, 2004, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community.
She was born Sept. 13, 1914, in Manchester, Tenn., to Edmund H. and Maggie B. Crosslin Cunningham. On July 28, 1934, she married the Rev. Armond Calvert who died in 1980.
Surviving are a daughter, Patsy (Paul) Knous, St. Marys; six grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Deceased are a brother, William Cunningham, and a sister, Dennie Neal.
She was a homemaker and member of First Church of the Nazarene, St. Marys.
Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. John Wine officiating. Graveside services and burial will be 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Fentress Memory Gardens near Jamestown, Tenn., the Rev. Bill Drummond officiating.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Robert L. Davis, 82, 817 Kensington Lane, Celina, died at 12:15 a.m. today, Sept. 23, 2004, at Dayton Heart Hospital. He had become ill several days earlier while golfing at the Mercer County Elks Club.
Arrangements are pending at Lehman Funeral Home, Celina.
August Dues Jr.
August George Dues Jr., 80, Township Line Road, St. Henry, died Sept. 21, 2004, at Kettering Memorial Hospital.
She was born Nov. 27, 1923, in Philothea, to August and Ethel Entrup Dues. On Aug. 28, 1946, he married Mildred Loshe who survives.
Also surviving are six sons, Bob (Jean) and Dick (Laurie), all of St. Peter, Ron (Lil) and Bill (Lisa), all of St. Anthony, Gerry of Philothea, and Ed (Carol) of St. Joseph; three daughters, Joyce (Jim) Ontrop, Coldwater, Jean (Don) Wynk, Montezuma, and Bonnie (Bob) Fortkamp, Sharpsburg; a sister, LouAnn Timmerman, Philothea; a brother-in-law, Urban Hemmelgarn, Fort Recovery; 30 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two sisters, Irene Homan and Clara Hemmelgarn; three infant brothers and sisters, and a grandson.
He was a farmer and a retired Coldwater Schools bus driver. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Holy Name Society, both of Philothea, and the Catholic Order of Foresters, St. Anthony.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Ronald Wilker officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Contributions can be made to the Cancer Association of Mercer County or State of the Heart Home Health & Hospice.
Grace E. Mueller, 71, 1900 Lock Two Road, New Bremen, died at 6:50 p.m. Sept. 22, 2004, at her residence.
She was born May 12, 1933, near New Bremen, to Henry and Luella Gross Wittenbrink. Her mother survives in New Bremen. On Nov. 6, 1954, she married Roger L. Mueller who survives.
Other survivors include three sons, Ronald of New Bremen, Kenneth of St. Marys, and Gary (Gretchen) of Cincinnati; a daughter, Sheryl Scherer, Sidney; a sister, Louise (Daryl) Koenig, New Bremen; a brother-in-law, Edgar Henning, New Bremen; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She retired from Crown Equipment Corp. in New Bremen after 20 years of service. She was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, New Bremen, where she formerly taught Sunday school, and a 1951 graduate of New Bremen High School.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Richard Weir officiating. Burial will follow at German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, and after 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Contributions can be made to the church memorial fund or State of the Heart Home Health & Hospice.
Adele M. Olwine, 83, formerly of Fort Recovery, died at 8:10 p.m. Sept. 22, 2004, at the Gardens at St. Henry.
She was born May 9, 1921, in North Star, to Albert and Mary Bulcher Subler. On Nov. 8, 1941, she married Herman L. Olwine who died Dec. 14, 2000.
Surviving are a son, Gary (Marie) of Fort Recovery; a daughter, Helen Schlarman, also of Fort Recovery; a brother, Joe (Vivian) Subler, Greenville; two sisters, Drucella Schlamb, Rossburg, and Roberta Good, St. Henry; a sister-in-law, Ann Subler, Greenville; 18 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and four stepgreat-grandchildren.
Deceased are a son-in-law, Gerald Schlarman; a brother, Richard Subler; a sister, Evelyn Reedy; a grandchild and a great-grandchild.
She had worked at the former General Athletic Co. and Tom Hunt Construction, both of Greenville. She was a member of Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, the Altar Sodality and the American Legion Auxiliary, all of Fort Recovery.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Charles Mullen officiating. Burial will follow at St. Louis Cemetery, North Star.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Brockman & Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery. A prayer service will be held there at 3:30 p.m. Friday.
Contributions can be made to State of the Heart Home Health & Hospice.