Posted by Mary Pannabecke... on October 16, 2014 - 3:26pm
Ronald B. Anderson, Bluffton, Ohio, died Tuesday, October 14, 2014. He was born January 9, 1929 in Lima, Ohio to Edgar and Lula (Clark) Anderson, who preceded him in death. On January 9, 1952, he married Fern B. Badertscher; they were married 51 years. Fern passed away on September 26, 2003.
Posted by Fred Steiner on October 15, 2014 - 2:06pm
Ronald A. Anderson, 85, of Bluffton died Oct. 14, 2014, at Lima Memorial Hospital. Private graveside services will be held. Arrangements are entrusted with Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton.
Posted by Fred Steiner on October 14, 2014 - 4:48pm
Rebecca Ann Reprogle, 62 , of Pandora died Oct. 13, 2014, at 4:07 p.m. at Bridge Hospice, Findlay. She was born May 7, 1952, in Bluffton to Charles and Nancy Shirk Krohn and they survive in Pandora. On June 8, 1974 she married Gary Reprogle and he survives in Lakeview.
She worked at Lowes Distribution Center, Findlay. She was a graduate of Pandora-Gilboa High School and attended Ft. Wayne Bible College.
Posted by Mary Pannabecke... on October 7, 2014 - 8:51pm
Alice J. Kohli, 81, of Mt. Cory, died at 4:19 a.m., October 7, 2014 at Bridge Hospice, Findlay. She was born December 20, 1932 in Ada to the late Eugene and Mozelle Bullock Thompson. On April 28, 1950 she married Harold B. Kohli and he preceded her in death on October 11, 2004.
Posted by Fred Steiner on October 6, 2014 - 8:29pm
Former Bluffton pastor, Rev. Dan U. Dalke, 93, died in his home in Inman, Kansas, on Sept. 29, 2014. He was born June 27, 1921, in Inman, Kansas, to John and Sara Dalke. He married Edna Franz on Jan. 22, 1943, and together they had seven children.
Posted by Fred Steiner on October 6, 2014 - 8:09pm
Joan Marie Basinger, 80, died at 11:20 a.m. Oct. 6, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born Dec. 30, 1933, in Orange Township, Hancock County, Ohio to Ivan and Helen (Bell) Montgomery who preceded her in death. On April 2, 1965, she married Wallace Basinger and he survives.
Mrs. Basinger retired from Pandora-Gilboa School where she was the high school secretary for 23 years. She was a member of the Pandora United Methodist Church. She was a 1951 graduate of Bluffton High School.
Posted by Fred Steiner on October 1, 2014 - 2:27pm
L. Carol Doss, 73, of Bluffton died Sept. 30, 2014, at 11:45 a.m. at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born June 28, 1941, in Sullivan, Mo, to Tracy and Elvie (Ridenour) Hardecke who preceded her in death. On Nov. 1, 1958 she married Kenneth Doss Jr. and he survives.
Posted by Fred Steiner on September 30, 2014 - 5:45pm
Bluffton community leader, Mary Emma Triplett, died, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. She was preceeded in death by her husband, William R. (Ropp) Triplett.
Mrs. Triplett was born on Oct. 2, 1922, to Joseph and Hettie Cassel of Fairview Village, Pa. She joined the U.S. Army Nursing Corps soon after graduation from the University of Cincinnati Nursing School with a nursing degree and RN certification.
She and Ropp were married on Sept. 1, 1946, after both having received honorable discharge from the army.