I just want to thank all of the staff...for being so supportive and helpful to me, beginning with the pre-need contract for Mom and continuing all through her funeral...

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Obituaries

Mary Ellen Dickson

Mary Ellen Dickson

November 7, 1933 — January 21, 2018
Service: January 25, 2018

Mary Ellen Dickson, age 84 of Lima, died at 10:12 a.m., Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Lima Manor with her family by her side. She was born on November 7, 1933 in Spencerville; to the late Otis LeRoy "Toad" and Sarah Catherine Purdy Adams. On February 5, 1957 she married Homer Allen Dickson who died December 9, 1999. Mrs. Dickson retired from Roselawn Nursing Home and had been a supervisor with Springborn in Spencerville. Her hobbies...

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Mary L Johnson

Mary L Johnson

May 11, 1946 — January 17, 2018
Service: January 23, 2018

Mary L. (Sampson) Johnson, age 71 of Lima, died at 3:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Springview Manor, Lima. She was born May 11, 1946 in Lima, Allen County, Ohio to the late William W. and Lola Loretta Phalen Sampson. Mary had been a accountant with GA Stevens, had worked as a key punch operator with Scott Lad Foods, and for the City of Lima on home safety. She is survived by a daughter - Angela (Alvin) Conley of Lima; 2 sons- ...

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Timothy A Montgomery

Timothy A Montgomery

December 23, 1955 — January 17, 2018
Service: January 23, 2018

Timothy A. Montgomery, age 62 of Wapakoneta, died at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Wapak Manor. He was born December 23, 1955 in Tipton, IN to the late Joan Beard Ricks. Tim had worked as a truck driver with Rising Sun, JB Hunt, and Knight. He loved muscle cars, racing, and was a fan of Jungle Jim. Other stars he adored were Marilyn Monroe, Loretta Lynn, and Donna Summers. Survivors include 2 sons Darrell and Shawn...

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Shirley Maxine Emrick

Shirley Maxine Emrick

August 9, 1931 — January 16, 2018
Service: January 20, 2018

Shirley Maxine Emrick, age 86, of Cridersville, passed into her eternal rest late in the evening on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 9:29 p.m. with her family at her side. After battling breast cancer and renal disease for many years she was made comfortable at home and spent these past days surrounded by her family and friends, her home full of love and lots of laughter.   Shirley was born on August 9, 1931 in Clay Township, Auglaize County,...

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Jo Ann Fowler

Jo Ann Fowler

May 11, 1954 — January 16, 2018
Service: January 24, 2018

Jo Ann Fowler, age 64 of Lima, died at 12:40 a.m., Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born May 11, 1954 in Cloverdale, Putnam County, Ohio; the daughter of Raymond and Mary Dunn Fowler. Her father preceded her in death and her mother survives in Waynesfield. She is survived by her committed life partner - John Sutton of Lima; a son - Gary W. Gates of Lima; a granddaughter - Sapphire Henry; 3 brothers - Bill...

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Jeffrey A Yost

February 23, 1959 — January 15, 2018
Service: January 19, 2018

Jeffrey A. Yost, age 58, of Wapakoneta, passed away early Monday on Jan. 15th, 2018, at his residence. He was born Feb. 23rd, 1959 in Lima, to Doyle R. and Elizabeth A. (Miller) Yost. His Father preceded him in death. His Mother and Stepfather, Ambert Scott, survive in Wapak. Additional Survivors include his Daughter, Angela C. Brissey of Lima, his Son, Jeffrey A. (Jessica) Yost, II of Zanesfield, his two Grandsons (Sons of Angela), Aaron A....

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Steven Dwayne Gipson, Jr.

Steven Dwayne Gipson, Jr.

July 29, 1991 — January 13, 2018
Service: January 19, 2018

Steven D. Gipson, Jr. age 26, of Lima passed away Sat. Jan. 13 in Kentucky. He was born July 29, 1991 in Lima to Steven Dwayne and Hattie Gibson Gipson, Sr. who survive in Lima. Steven enjoyed the New England Patriots and had worked in a Family business, 3 Brothers Torching, with his cousins. Additional survivors include sons: Darrell Gilbert and Steven Dwayne Gipson, III both of Lima, a sister Precious Gipson and 6 'brothers': Little...

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Sally Joy Tittle

Sally Joy Tittle

July 22, 1937 — January 2, 2018
Service: January 8, 2018

Sally Joy Tittle, age 80 of Grove City and formerly of Cridersville, Ohio passed away from her earthly body into eternal life in Heaven the afternoon of January 2, 2018. She was born on July 22, 1937, in Beaumont Texas to Arthur and Edith Dawson, who both preceded her in death. Sally was married to Chuck Tittle, who preceded her in death back in September 2016, for over 61 years of love and devotion to one another. Sally was the mother of...

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Jim D.  Gaines

Jim D. Gaines

December 14, 1971 — December 31, 2017
Service: January 4, 2018

Jim Gaines age 46. Of Lima passed away 3:44 a.m., Sunday Dec. 31 at his home. He was born Dec. 14, 1971 in Lima to the late Donald and Betsy Buchanan Gaines. Jr. Betsy Survives in Lima. His life long companion Kathy Martin Survives in Lima. Jim had worked in factories and had a love for NASCAR, following Earnhardt and Earnhardt, Jr. Additional survivors include a son: Michael (Cynthia) Gaines of Lima, daughters: Amanda Gaines of Lima,...

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Cheryl D. Williams

Cheryl D. Williams

October 6, 1945 — December 31, 2017
Service: January 6, 2018

Cheryl D. Robinson Williams age 72 of Lima passed away at her residence on December 31st 2017. She was born October 6th, 1945 to the late Ralph Waldo and Ruth Ann (Stemen) Robinson. She was the sister of Thomas Robinson of Indianapolis. She was married to David Williams who survives. She is survived by her daughter Dia (Jeremy Rex) Fleming-Rex of Canal Winchester, her son Colby Fleming of Nashville and her step-daughter Sarah (David) Anspach...

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