Wendy K. Ketzenberger, age 54 of Lima, passed Saturday, September 19, 2020. She was born April 27, 1966 in Lima, Ohio to James C. Ketzengerger, who preceded her in death and Sonya Miller (R. Michael) Hatfield. Her mother and step father survive in Cridersville.
Wendy loves God and her boys. She was so proud of Devon for becoming a chef and Zachary for becoming a United States Navy Sailor. Wendy was very outgoing, social and enjoyed Visiting with others there was no mistake when she was around we could all hear her. She loved putting her opinions out there esp. on Facebook! She loved collecting antiques and always up for a good deal. We all know she loved animals and would take in any stray. Wendy enjoyed her football games especially Ohio State. She was very patriotic and loved her country. Most of all she will be remembered for her huge heart, infections laugh and helping others.
Other survivors include – her two sons – Devon T. Ketzenberger of Lima; Zachary P. Ketzenberger of Lima; 2 grandchildren – Ty Ketzenbeger and Starlynn Ketzenberger; two sisters – Deborah Pezzente of CONN; Kylee (Eric) Newland of Lima; nieces and nephews – Chesney Pezzente, Cole Pezzente, Keira Pezzente, Brayden Newland, Victoria Newland, and Garett Newland; a step grandmother – Charlotte Hatfield of Belle Center; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family will receive friends 3:00 -5:00 p.m., Thursday, September 24, 2020 at the Faurot Park Amphitheater for a celebration of life, service will begin at 5:00 pm. We ask that you observe the CDC Guidelines and respectfully request face masks to be worn if unable to social distance.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given to the family.