Frank E. Arling Jr., 69, 221 North St., Osgood, died at 5:35 p.m. Feb. 14, 2006, at Mercer County Community Hospital Emergency Room, Coldwater. Death was due to a sudden illness.
He was born Sept. 9, 1936, in Osgood, to Frank H. and Anna Schulze Arling. On June 7, 1958, he married Mary Ann Dapore, who survives.
Also surviving are five sons, Frank J. (Bec), Osgood, Ron (Jackie), Maria Stein, and Don (Beth), John (Barb) and Tony, all of Chickasaw; two daughters, Karen (Jay) Homan, Cassella, and Missy (Mike) Moeller, Chickasaw; two brothers, Urban (Irma), North Star, and Nick (Linda), Osgood; four sisters, Alfrieda (Art) Lange, Kent, Wash., Teresa (Leroy) Heyne, Coldwater, Velma Schlater, North Star, and Bonnie (David) York, Russia; and 22 grandchildren.
Deceased are three sisters, Marietta Unrast, Mildred Evers and Norma Heyne; and a grandchild.
He was a former owner of Moss Dairy Equipment and an owner in Arling and Evers Auctioneers & Realtors. He was a member of St. Nicholas Church, the men's society and choir for 54 years, Osgood, and was a former mayor of Osgood; former member and Chief of the Osgood Fire Department. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus 1756, Versailles, and a former member of Osgood Park Board and Osgood Crackers Baseball Team. He was a past custodian of Osgood Park, where he was also a park board member. former manager of Osgood Little League and coached Norb's Softball team.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. David Zink officiating. Burial is at St. Martin Cemetery, Osgood.
Calling is 7-9 p.m. Thursday and 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.
Bernice B. Fisher, 92, 201 E. Forest St., Celina, died at 1:25 p.m. Feb. 15, 2006, at the Gardens of Celina.
She was born Dec. 10, 1913, in Washington Township, to Charles and Olga Schmidt Bryan. On Aug. 8, 1948, she married Reginald Fisher, who died June of 1995.
Survivors are a sister, Dorothy Buckloh, Wabash; a nephew and three nieces.
Deceased are a sister, Thelma Weisenborn; brothers-in-law, Cloyd Buckloh and Warren Weisenborn; and a nephew.
She was a sales associate at JC Penney, Celina, and a farmer. She was a member of the St. John's Lutheran Church, Celina, and the Unity Grange. She was a former officer of Lutheran Women.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Thomas Morrison officiating. Burial will follow at Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Lehman-Hogankamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, and after 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Mildred C. Hein, of Bradenton, Fla. and Fort Recovery, died at 5:15 p.m. Feb. 15, 2006, at her Fort Recovery home following an extended illness.
She was born to August J. and Anna L. Lauber Reichert. On June 14, 1951, she married Charles J. Hein, who survives in Fort Recovery.
Also surviving are three sons, Chuck (Angelika), Fort Recovery, Jonathan (Rose), Greenville, and Daniel (Amy), Cincinnati; three daughters, Barbara (Tim) Armstrong, Richmond, Ind., Mary Beth McLaughlin, Loveland, and Margaret (Doug) Johnson, Cincinnati; and 14 grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Walter A. Reichert.
She taught music in Fort Loramie and Russia and piano in Fort Recovery. She graduated from Minster High School and Mary Manse College, Toledo. She volunteered at Blake Hospital, the VanWezel Performing Arts Center and Manatee Community College, Fla. She was a member of Our Lady, Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church, Sarasota, Fla. and Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Fort Recovery. She was active in the Historical Society, Daughters of Isabella and American Legion Auxiliary 345, Fort Recovery.
Funeral Mass is 11 a.m. Saturday at the Fort Recovery church, the Rev. Kenneth Alt officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Calling is after 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Contributions can be made to Friends of Arts, Fort Recovery; Fort Recovery Foundation Hein Music Scholarship or The Precious Blood Fathers, South American Missions, St. Charles Seminary.
Arrangements by Brockman & Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery.
Jerry "Ham" Dean Huelskamp, 64, 232 Madison Ave., Celina, died at 1:20 a.m. Feb. 15, 2006, at Lima Memorial Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
He was born Feb. 27, 1941, in Celina, to Virgil and Mona Powell Huelskamp. On June 20, 1964, he married Leslie Harris, who survives in Columbus.
Also surviving are a son, Todd (Cindy); two daughters, Kathy (Travis) Temple and Amanda (Jon) Finn; a sister, Judi (Joe) Randall; and seven grandchildren, all of Celina.
Deceased is a stepbrother, Dale Esteppe.
He retired after 30 years from West Ohio Gas Company, Celina. He was a custodian for 25 years at St. Marys City Schools and recently worked in housekeeping at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was a 1960 Celina High School graduate and a past member of the Audubon Society.
Services are 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, the Revs. Bruce Harris and John Nunnley officiating. Burial is at Swamp College Cemetery.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to The Gideons International.
Vivian J. Muether, 82, 526 East Fulton St., Celina, died at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 15, 2006, at her son's home on Fleck Ave., Celina.
Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina.
Rose Mary Muhlenkamp
Rose Mary Muhlenkamp, 80, of Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater, died at 8:15 a.m. Feb. 15, 2006, at the nursing home.
She was born March 1, 1925, in Philothea, to Joseph and Mary Post Wenning. On Aug. 8, 1945, he married Cornelius Muhlenkamp, who died Dec. 20, 2001.
Survivors are a son, Lewis Muhlenkamp, Palatine, Ill.; two brothers, Mark (Joan) Wenning, St. Henry, and Kenneth Wenning, McCartyville; three sisters, Ginny Streaker, Fla., Bernice Barge, Montezuma, and Donna (Joseph) Rose, Coldwater; and three sisters-in-law, Mary Moeller, Celina, and Betty and Alberta Wenning, both of Coldwater.
Deceased are four brothers, Louis Moeller, Fred Moeller, Isadore Wenning and Norbert Wenning; and five sisters, Hilda Axe, Rita Wenning, Juletta Muhlenkamp, Martha Rawley and Mary Wenning.
She was a homemaker and member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, St. Ann's Ladies Sodality and Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 3025, all of Coldwater.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Thomas Dorn officiating. Burial is at St. Elizabeth's Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Celina native, Vicki K. Rockwood, 58, 16202 Glynwood - New Knoxville Road, Wapakoneta, died at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 15, 2006, at her residence. Death was due to cancer.
She was born July 27, 1947, in Celina, to Edward and Madeline Cecenbaugh Lininger. Her mother, Madeline Lininger - Senger survives in Celina. On March 13, 1965, she married Steven P. Rockwood, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Steven P. Rockwood Jr., St. Marys; a daughter, Shelly (Corey) Core, St. Marys. a sister, Rosalee (Charlie) Pearson, Columbus, Texas; a halfbrother, Tracy (Jeanette) Senger, Celina; a halfsister, Lori Zimmerman, Fort Wayne, Ind.; and six grandchildren.
Deceased are her father; a daughter, Sheila Kay Rockwood; and a sister, Kim Burke.
She retired from 31 years of service at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, St. Marys.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Raymond S. Daniel officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Zion United Methodist Church Women's Guild.