Rosemarie H. Dautenhahn, age 79 of Lima, died Tuesday morning, June 7, 2016 at her residence. She was born July 26, 1936 in Pittsburgh, PA; the daughter of the late Harry and Rose Nemenz Olson. On July 20, 1957 she married Thomas M. Dautenhahn, who survives.
She attended Wittenberg College and obtained her BS degree in education from Ohio Northern in 1958. She attended New Life International Church in Lima and was active in ministry and helping others.
Survivors also include a son – Marty (Denise) Dautenhahn of Albuquerque, NM; a daughter – Eva (Robert) Gregory of Tully, NY; 6 grandchildren; 2 step grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren; a brother – Philip Olson of Maryland and Florida; and a sister – Harriett Olson of Cincinnati.
She was preceded in death by a son – Tad Dautenhahn and a daughter – Faith Dautenhahn.
Funeral services will begin 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. John Dautenhahn will officiate. Burial will follow in Shawnee Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to www.TotalHealth.org, an organization providing health, emotional, and spiritual care to the poor in Latin America.
Date: Saturday, June 11, 2016
Time: 8:30 am - 10:00 am