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Organizations & Memberships

Obituaries

Leland Joseph Hollar

Leland Joseph Hollar

September 2, 1952 — October 4, 2017
Service: October 10, 2017

Leland Joseph Hollar, age 65 of Lima, died at 3:54 a.m., Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at his residence. He was born September 2, 1952 in Lima, Ohio to Buddy and Margaret Wurm Hollar. Both parents survive in Lima. He married Audra who preceded him in death 2007. Mr. Hollar retired from BP Chemical and was a member of the St. Joseph Church in Wapakoneta. He also had Audrey's Amish Goods and had previously worked at AVI Foods. His hobbies included...

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Juanita L. Beckett

Juanita L. Beckett

November 13, 1924 — October 2, 2017
Service: No Services

Juanita C. Beckett of Spencerville, passed away at 5:15 a.m., Monday October 2, 2017, at Roselawn Manor. She was born Nov. 13, 1924 to the late William Merrill Cannon and Mary Agnes Holtz of Columbus, Oh. "Nita" Was a college beauty with a brilliant mind attending Ohio State University as a pre-med student. She married Harold I. Beckett Aug. 30, 1947, who survives in Spencerville Oh. She was passionate about her gardens and loved being...

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Billy Ray Cummings

Billy Ray Cummings

November 24, 1939 — October 1, 2017
Service: October 3, 2017

Billy Ray Cummings, age 77 of Harrod, died at 12:01 a.m., October 1, 2017 at his residence. He was born November 24, 1939 in Sassafras, KY to the late John and Meriam Smith Cummings. On December 22, 1973 he married Syble Pack who survives in Harrod. Mr. Cummings retired from the "cleaning crew" at Ford Motor Company and was a member of the Lima Missionary Baptist Church. He loved the outside, mowing, and chewing. His hobbies included going...

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Gary L. Copeland

Gary L. Copeland

July 13, 1957 — September 28, 2017
Service: October 1, 2017

Gary L. Copeland age 60, of Lima passed away Thursday Sept. 28, 2017 at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born July 13, 1957 in Bellefontaine, Ohio to the late Carl Eugene and Louise Mae Nickell Copeland. He married Christina Louise Bergdorf Sept. 30, 1978 and she survives in Lima. Gary enjoyed writing short stories, fishing and reading. Additional survivors include 2 brothers Jerry Copeland of Lima and Larry Copeland of Chillicothe. The...

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George E. Lowry

George E. Lowry

November 25, 1959 — September 23, 2017
Service: No Services

George E. Lowry age 57, of Alger passed away 9:57 p.m. Saturday Sept. 23, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born Nov. 25, 1959 in Lima to Wilford Wayne and Patricia Pauline (Thompson) Lowry. His mother Patricia and step father Kash Allen survive in Alger. George was a straight forward, maintenance man that could fix anything. He raced cars in his younger days. A gear head, he enjoyed working on cars and was a FORD man. He had a...

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Linda Lou Stapp

Linda Lou Stapp

August 28, 1962 — September 23, 2017
Service: September 27, 2017

Linda Lou Stapp age 55, of Wapakoneta passed away 12:27 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 at St. Rita's Medical Center. She was born Aug. 28, 1962 in Lima to Barbara and Marvin Logan, her father survives in Wapakoneta. She married Frank D. Stapp June 29, 1996 and he survives in Wapakoneta. Linda enjoyed calling herself a domestic engineer and made the best-ever lasagna. She been a truck driver for CFI and had several other jobs. She enjoyed...

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Helen V. Ellis

Helen V. Ellis

April 17, 1945 — September 22, 2017
Service: No Services

Helen Violet Ellis, age 72, of Katy, TX and formerly of Elida, Ohio passed away Friday Sept. 22 at her daughter's home. She was born April 17, 1945 in Daniels Garden, CO to the late Dale Frederick and Eloise M. Mealzer Beagle. She married Alfred Thomas Ellis April 20, 1963 and he preceded her in death June 20, 2016. Helen and Tom had their ministry at Cridersville Health Care and Tremont Retirement Center when they moved to Texas. Helen had...

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Katrina Joyce Adelblue

Katrina Joyce Adelblue

March 31, 1947 — September 21, 2017
Service: No Services

Katrina Joyce Adelblue, 70, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Born in Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Opal Keller. She was an accomplished baker and loved tending to her garden. Many people who met Katrina knew she was compassionate, empathetic, and always made people laugh. Katrina was married to Richard "Dick" Adelblue, who preceded her in death in 2014; and a brother in 2009.

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Tracy Renae Turner-Davis

Tracy Renae Turner-Davis

July 29, 1968 — September 15, 2017
Service: September 24, 2017

Tracy Renae Turner-Davis, age 49 of Lima, died Friday, September 15, 2017 at her residence. She was born July 29, 1968 in Lima, to the late John Milton and Ruth Marie Shobe Turner. She is survived by 3 children - Justin T. (Brittany) Davis of Lima; Shayne Austin Davis of Lima; Victoria 'Tori' Renae Nicole Davis of Lima; 3 grandchildren - Nicholas Todd Davis, Alexander Virgil Davis and Keegan Michael Thompson; 1 brother - J. M. (Rhonda)...

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David A. Urban

David A. Urban

March 4, 1943 — September 15, 2017
Service: September 19, 2017

David A. Urban, age 74 of Lima, died at 12:45 a.m., Friday, September 15, 2017 at St. Rita's Medical Center. He was born March 4, 1943 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Edward A. and Mary M. Traxler Urban. On July 18, 1975 he married Sherry K. Wilson, who survives in Lima. Mr. Urban was a Kirby Distributor for many years winning numerous awards and recognition. After his retirement with Kirby, he was an office manager for Beltway Glass. He was...

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