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Obituaries

Joan Ulm

Joan Ulm

November 30, 1928 — June 30, 2010
Service: July 3, 2010

Joan Ulm, 81, of Lima died 1:21 p.m., Wed. June 30, 2001 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born Nov. 30, 1928 in Lima to Merle and Mildred Sykes Michael. Both parents are deceased. She married Edward W. Ulm June 16, 1950 and he preceded her in death Jan. 15, 2002. Survivors include a son: Michael (Deb) Ulm of Lima, 2 daughters: Robin (Tim) Snider of Cridersville and Sally (Curt) Swank of Lima, 8 grandchildren: Megan Snider,...

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Cindy Loescher

Cindy Loescher

April 2, 1968 — June 29, 2010
Service: July 3, 2010

Cindy Loescher age 42, of Cridersville died 6:56 p.m., Tuesday June 29 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. She was born April 2, 1968 in Lima to Ronald H. and Rebecca S. Ellerbrock Bentz of Lima. She married Jim Loescher Feb. 18, 1995 and he survives in Cridersville. Additional survivors include Children: Jeremy Loescher of Lima, Justin Bentz of Lima, Jake Loescher of Cridersville and Jenna Loescher also of Cridersville, 2 grandchildren Raven...

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Donald J Neal

Donald J Neal

February 10, 1933 — June 22, 2010
Service: June 25, 2010

Donald J. Neal, age 77 of Wapakoneta, died at 4:50 p.m., Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at his residence. He was born February 10, 1933 in Dunkirk, Ohio. He is the son of Leroy John and Violet Marie Benjamin Neal. Both parents are deceased. On May 19, 1950 he married Betty Jean Blevins who died July 1, 2005. Mr. Neal was a retired machinist with Excello/Textron. He was a U.S. Army Veteran serving in the Korean War. He was a member of the American...

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Ted Maxwell

Ted Maxwell

June 22, 2010 — June 20, 2010
Service: June 23, 2010

Ted E. Maxwell, age 73 of Cridersville died at 6:45 a.m., Sunday, June 20, 2010 in St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. He was born June 22, 1936 in Lima to Donald and Audrey Steinecker Maxwell. Both parents are deceased. On June 16, 1967 he married Eileen Potts Mooney who survives. Mr. Maxwell retired after 30 years service with the U.S. Postal Service where he worked in vehicle maintenance. He served in the U.S. Air force from 1954 to...

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Richard 'Dick' Stevens, Sr.

Richard 'Dick' Stevens, Sr.

July 2, 1932 — June 18, 2010
Service: June 21, 2010

Richard E. ‘Dick’ Stevens, Sr., age 77 of Wapakoneta, died at 1:16 a.m., Friday, June 18, 2010 in Lima, Ohio. He was born July 2, 1932 in Spencerville, Ohio the son of Jesse P. and Dorothy Fern Thomas Stevens. Both parents are deceased. On January 12, 1951 he married Twila A. Candler who survives. Other survivors include 1 son – Richard E. (Karen) Stevens, Jr. of Celina; 2 daughters – Cheryl A. Stevens of Wapakoneta; Teresa Lyn ...

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Richard Eugene Rockhill

August 10, 1953 — June 16, 2010
Service: No Services

Ronald E. Rockhill, died at 1:05 a.m., Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at his residence. He was born August 10, 1953 in Lima, Ohio. He is the son of Donald and Doris Evans Rockhill, his mother survives in Lafayette and his father preceded him in death in 2001. Mr. Rockhill was a self employed internet technologist, was an avid amateur radio operator, former president of the Reservoir Amateur Radio Association, was a Skywarn Storm Spotter and was...

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Robert 'Gene' Stark

August 13, 1925 — June 13, 2010
Service: No Services

Robert E. ‘Gene’ Stark, age 84 of Lima, died at 10:35 p.m., Sunday, June 13, 2010 in Golden Living Center, Lima. He was born August 13, 1925 in Huron County, Ohio. He is the son of Daniel and Alice Hopkins Stark. Both parents are deceased. On January 14, 1944 he married Mary Katherine Walters who died September 26, 1992. He had many fond memories of the 48 wonderful years married to the love of his life whom he has joined again. Survivors...

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Norma Jean Laing

Norma Jean Laing

January 30, 1922 — June 6, 2010
Service: June 9, 2010

Norma Jean Hinegardner Laing age 88, of Lima died 3:20 a.m., Sunday June 6 at Baton Rouge Senior Health Services Community of Lima. She was born Jan. 30, 1922 in Lima to Luther D. and Edna M. Widmark Hinegardner. She married Elzie M. Laing May 27, 1946 who preceded her in death Jan. 9, 1963. Survivors include 2 daughters: Cheryl Counts and Sandee Laing both of Lima, 3 grandchildren Kristy (Lucas) Wolfert of Lima, Ben Gogley of Waynesfield and...

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Betty Lou Cooper

April 2, 1941 — May 25, 2010
Service: May 29, 2010

Betty Lou Cooper, age 69 of Kenton, entered her peaceful rest at 9:28 a.m., Tuesday, May 25, 2010 in St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born April 2, 1941 in Lewis County, Kentucky. She is the daughter of Ernie and Ailene Cushard Edington. Both parents are deceased. On February 28, 1957 she married James J. Cooper who died September 4, 2000. Mrs. Cooper retired from Whirlpool, Marion. She loved and enjoyed her children,...

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Vera Maxine Breitigam

Vera Maxine Breitigam

August 28, 1922 — May 24, 2010
Service: May 28, 2010

Vera Maxine Breitigam, age 87 of Wapakoneta, died at 1:15 p.m., Monday, May 24, 2010 at Auglaize Acres. She was born August 28, 1922 in Lima, Ohio. She is the daughter of Carl and Ida Lucille Shroyer Walti. Both parents are deceased. On October 11, 1942 she married Emmett Eugene Breitigam, Jr. who died May 19, 2006. Mrs. Breitigam was a homemaker and had worked on the farm for many years. She enjoyed cooking and having cook outs with her...

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