THE MERCER COuNTy CHRONICLE
October 11, 2012
Thelma Katherine Mal-lory
, age 80, of Celina, Ohiopassed awa at 4:45a.m. onOct. 7, 2012 at the Celina Man-or Nrsing Home in Celina.She was born on April 23, 1932in San Bernadino, CA to thelate Walter Marian & Mamie
Cathern (Campeld) Jones.
On April 3, 1953 she marriedJames Cecil Mallor, who diedNov. 24, 2008. Fneral servic-es will be held at 10:30a.m. onThrsda Oct. 11, 2012 at theLehman-Hogenkamp-Dzend-zel Fneral Home in Celina,with Pastor Matt Renolds
ofciating. Burial will follow
in North Grove Cemeter inCelina. Friends ma call from2-4 & 6-8p.m. on WednesdaOct. 10, 2012 and 1 Hor be-fore services on Thrsda atthe Fneral Home. Memorialcontribtions ma be made tothe St. Pal’s united MethodistChrch in Celina or the Arthri-tis Fondation. Condolencesma be made at LHDfneral-home.com.
Deborah Ann Hisey
, age59, of Celina, died Frida, Oc-tober 5, 2012 at Celina ManorNrsing Home. She was bornAgst 23, 1953, in Celina,to the late Frank E. & Wanda
Lucille (Woods) Hisey. Ser
-vices will be held at 4:30 p.m.on Snda, October 14 at W.H.Dick & Sons-Hellwarth F-neral Home in Celina. Pastor
Randy Christian will ofciate.
Brial will be in Swamp Col-lege Cemeter, Celina. Callinghors will be 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.on Snda, October 14 at thefneral home. Memorials mabe made to The Lord’s Chrch.
Clara Mary Adams
, age98, of Celina, passed awa onThrsda, October 4, 2012 ather daghter’s residence. Shewas born Febrar 11, 1914 inOsgood to Joseph Elking and
Anna (Leugers) Elking Miller.She married Rolland P. (Pete)
Adams on November 25, 1935.He died Ma 20, 1971. FneralMass was held on October9th at Immacalte ConceptionChrch with Fr Kenneth Alt of-
ciating. Burial was at Swamp
College Cemeter, Celina. Me-morials can be made to Com-mnit Health Professionals of Celina.
Elizabeth June McCall
,age 86, of Coldwater, passedawa Satrda, October 6,2012, at Briarwood VillageNrsing Home in Coldwa-ter. She was born on Jne 6,1926 in Btler Township tothe late Frank A. and The-
resa A. (Kastner) Beeson.
She is srvived b her hs-band of 68 ears, CharlesR. McCall of Coldwater. AMemorial Mass of ChristianBrial will be held at 10:30a.m. on Satrda, October13, 2012 at the Hol Trin-it Chrch in Coldwater.Fr. Richard W. Walling will
be ofciating. Burial will
be at a later date in DatonMemorial Park Cemeterin Vandalia. Memorialsma be made to State of the Heart Home Health &Hospice or the Hol TrinitCatholic Chrch Services atBriarwood Village in Cold-water. Friends ma gatherat the Hol Trinit Chrch1 hor before services. Leh-man-Hogenkamp-DzendzelFneral Home in Celinais handling arrangements.Condolences ma be madeat LHDfneralhome.com.
Leah M. Wendel
, 83,of Berne, Indiana, formerlof Chattanooga, Ohio, diedat 1:07 p.m. on Satrda,October 6, 2012, at TheChalet Village in Berne,Indiana. She was born inOhio Cit, Ohio on Novem-ber 25, 1928, the daghterof Win and Mollie (Mot-
tinger) Rickard. On March
26, 1950, she married JohnL. Wendel, who precededin death on December 31,1992. Services will be heldon Frida, October 12, 2012,at 11:00 a.m. at Ketcham-Riple Fneral Home, inRockford, Ohio.Brial willbe in St. Pal’s unitedChrch of Christ Cemeter,Rockford, Ohio. Friendsma call at Ketcham-RipleFneral Home in Rockford,on Thrsda from 5-8 p.m.,and on Frida, one hor pri-or to the service. Memori-als ma be directed to theAmerican Diabetes Associ-ation. Condolences ma beleft at ketchamriple.com.
Judith F. Steinbrunner
, age66, of Ft. Recovery, Ohio, diedat 5:30 AM on Monday, Octo-ber 08, 2012 at Briarwood Vil-lage, Coldwater, Ohio. She wasborn January 22, 1946 in MercerCounty, Ohio to the late Clar-ence Steinbrunner and Cathe-
rine (Fullenkamp) Steinbrunner,
who survives in Ft. Recovery.Mass of Christian Burial will beheld at 10:30 AM on Thursday,October 11, 2012 at St. JosephCatholic Church, St. Joseph,Ohio with Fr. Thomas Dorn, of-
ciating. Burial will follow in St.
Joseph Cemetery. Friends maycall at the Hogenkamp FuneralHome-St. Henry on Wednesdayfrom 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM andon Thursday from 9:00 AM to10:00 AM. Condolences may beleft at hogenkampfh.com.
, age 85,passed awa, srronded bfamil, on Frida, September 28,2012 at the home of his nephewand niece, Robert M. and KarenV. Evans in Celina. He was bornin Wellston, OH to Robert W.
and Catherine (Durkin) Evans
on Febrar 27, 1927. He is pre-deceased b his parents, siblingsThomas W. Evans and Rth Ann
(Evans) Connell and his wife of 61 years, Alice (Castles) Evans.
He served in the Nav dringWorld War II. He worked in theFederal Prison Sstem for 25ears. He enjoed hnting and
shing. Robert donated his body
to science throgh HmanitGifts at The universit of Tole-do. There will be no pblic ser-vice. Condolences ma be madeat LHDfneralhome.com.
Ed and Sand Gibbons of Fairborn, OH annoncethe engagement and approaching marriage of theirdaghter, Megan Elizabeth, to Keith Joseph Hoing,son of Joe and Mar Hoing, Coldwater.The bride-elect is a 2001 gradate of Fairborn HighSchool. She gradated in Jne, 2009 from SInclairCommnit College with an associate’s degree innrsing and gradated in November, 2010 from WrightState universit with a bachelor’s degree in nrsing.She is crrentl emploed b Daton Children’s, inDaton as a registered nrse.The prospective groom is a 2002 gradate of Coldwater High School. He gradated from Ball Stateuniversit in Ma, 2006, with a bachelor’s degreein criminolog and a minor in political science. Hegradated from the universit of Phoenix with anMBA in September, 2009. He is crrentl emploed bthe National Geospatial Intelligence Agenc nder theDepartment of Defense at Wright Patterson Air ForceBase in Daton.The cople is planning an October 20, 2012 wedding at Romer’s in Celina.
Gibbons/Hoying Engagement Moorman/Durrant Engagement
Keith Moorman of Abrn, WA and HeatherDrrant of Renton, WA, annonce their plans tomarr on October 20, 2012 at First EvangelicalPresbterian Chrch, Kent, Washington.The bride-elect is the daghter of Tomand Se Drrant, Renton, WA. She is a 2002gradate of Central Washington universit,with a degree in Sociolog and served withCamps Crsade for Christ while attendingseminar.The prospective groom is the son of Terrand Carol Moorman, Celina. He is a 2005gradate of Findla universit with a bachelorof arts in religios std and a 2007 gradateof Winebrenner Seminar. He is on the pastoralstaff at Neighborhood Chapel, Abrn.The cople will together be serving inchrch ministr.
Zahn 45th Anniversary
Richard Jr & Jean Zahn, Celina,will celebrate their 45th weddinganniversar with famil on October 21,2012, with an 8:00 a.m. Mass at OrLad of Gadalpe Catholic Chrchin Montezma. Richard Zahn, Jr andthe former Jean Geier were marriedOctober 23, 1967, at Hol TrinitCatholic Chrch in Coldwater, bthe Rev. Kenneth Bbb. The are theparents of two children, listed withtheir sposes. Robert & Nicole Zahnand Richard III & Sarah Zahn, all of Coldwater. The have 5 grandchildren,Sophia, twins Nicholas and Isabella,Dana and Lanna.
James and Jamie
(Schmitmeyer) Giere, of
Maria Stein, announced thebirth of their son, VictorJoseph Giere on Septemeber 1,2012 at 12:14 a.m. at MercerHealth Hospital. He weighed 8pounds and 5 1/2 ounces andwas 20 inches long.Maternal grandparents areMark and Julie Schmitmeyer.Paternal grandparents areJoseph and Marjorie Giere.Maternal great grandparentsare Luke and MildredSchmitmeyer and the lateMr and Mrs RaymondSchmitmeyer. Paternal greatgrandparents are Ed andJeannette Giere and the lateMr and Mrs Paul Rosenbeck.