Ronald Bruce 'Elmo' Focht

August 9, 1959 - December 9, 2013
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Ronald Bruce ‘Elmo’ Focht, age 54 of Lima, died at 2:45 a.m., Monday, December 9, 2013 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born August 9, 1959 in Logan County, Ohio to the late Raymond ‘Jake’ and Marie Nutt Focht.

He is survived by children – Raymond Bruce Focht of Delphos and Jean Focht (Nick) Garee of Lima; four brot
hers – Dick Focht of Delphos, Bill (Jane) Focht of PA; Arnold (Cathy) Focht of Cario, Erin Cox of Lima; three sisters Sharon (Phil) Dawson of Harrod, Charlie (Bob) Humes of Lima; Cheryl (Jerry) Spiller of Lima; a grandchild – Brooklyn Focht of Delphos; and a special woman in his life – Ruth Focht of Lima; and his faithful companion Sammy.

A celebration of life memorial service will be from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, December 15 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. A graveside service will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, December 16, 2013 at Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima. The Rev. Mark Andreasen will officiate.

He was a free spirit, had a very sweet nature, and loved to fish and camp. He will be greatly missed.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made the funeral home for Bruce.

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Date: Sunday, December 15, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Date: Monday, December 16, 2013

Time: 1:00 pm

Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel


, Lima, OH,

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Born: August 9, 1959
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