Auglaize County, Ohio
Mrs. Effie Abbott, 53, widow of Oliver Abbott, died Wednesday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Richard Crouse, after a year's illness. She was employed 11 years ago by the St. Marys Laundry. Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Yoder & Long Funeral Home with the Rev. Rudolph Moore officiating. Burial will be in Elm Grove Cemetery. [The Lima News, June 21, 1953]
A. C. Ahlers
NEW BREMEN - A. C. (Hap) Ahlers, 67, died al 4 p.m. Monday of an apparent heart attack. He was born Oct. 14, 192S, in Toledo, the son of Albert H. and Florence May Kessler Ahlers. On Nov. 8, 1952, he married Mary Weasel, who survives. Mr. Ahlers owned and operated Brookhill Farms in New Bremen. He was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, New Bremen. He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in Europe in the 8th Air Corp, the 389th Bomber Group of the Army Air Corp. He was a member of the Second Air Division Association of the U.S.A. He was a life member of American Legion Post 241 of New Bremen, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9289 of St.Marys, Free and Accepted Masons Mercer Lodge 121 of St. Marys, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite of Dayton and the Antioch Temple of Dayton. He was a member of the New Bremen Rod and Gun Club, Shelby County Fish and Game Club and Valley City Rifle Club of Sidney. Survivors include two daughters; one son and four grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Gilberg Funeral Home, New Bremen, Rev. Jeffrey R. Gerber officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens, St. Marys, where graveside military rites will be conducted by the VFW. Friends may call 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where the American Legion will conduct services at 7 p.m. [Lima News, Dec 2, 1992]
Glen H. Alexander
Obituary: Appeared in The Lima News June 18, 1988
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: June 17, 1896 in Gutman, to Mr. and Mrs. James L. Alexander
Married to: Louise C. Alexander
Occupation: general life insurance agent for Kentucky Home Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Died: Jun 17, 1988
Burial: Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire, O
Mildred M. Alexander
Obituary: Appeared in The Lima News Sep 11, 1981
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: April 25, 1896 in Auglaize Co, to Henry and Olivia (Ziler) Montague
Married to: S. G. (Ben) Alexander for 36 years
Occupation: home maker
Died: Sep 10, 1981
Survived by: 1 son; 1 daughter; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren
Burial: Willow Branch Cemetery, Waynesfield, O
Wapakoneta -- Amelia Allenbach, 86, was dead on arrival at 8:49 p.m. Saturday at Lima Memorial Hospital following a heart attack.She was born July 4, 1895, in Shelby County, the daughter of Fred and Catherine (Bonnoront) Allenbach.Miss Allenbach was an employee of McLean's News stand in Wapakoneta. She was former employee of Jimison Dry Cleaning and a member of the First Lutheran Church.Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Heinl-Long and Folk Funeral Home, Rev. H. Eldon Akerman officiating. Burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. [The Lima News - Nov 16, 1981]
Funeral rites will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in the Methodist Protestant church of Waynesfield. The Rev. L.A. Bangerter and the Rev. C.E. Spaulding will officiate, burial in Walnut Hill cemetery, east of New Hampshire. [The Lima News, May 3, 1937]
Kenneth S. Apgar
St. Marys -- Kenneth S. Apgar, 88, formerly of Hotel Fort Barbee, St. Marys, died at 7:15 a.m. June 6, 1993, at St. Marys Living Center following an extended illness. He was born Feb. 2, 1905, in Somerset, Ky . to Jacob and Harriet (Ziglar) Apgar. He was a self-employed wallpaper hanger and attended the First Baptist Church , St. Marys. He is survived by a son, Sidney A. Apgar of Oak Ridge, Tenn.; three stephildren; and three grandsons. He was preceded in death by three sisters, Nevillia Hunsaker, Kitty May Shock and Dana Goodwin; and two brothers, John A. Apgar and Arlington "Buck" Apgar. Graveside services will be held at 1 a.m. Tuesday at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys. Rev. Grover Morris will officiate. There will be no visitation. Long and Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys, is handling arrangements. [Lima News, Jun 7, 1993]
On Monday, August 20, 1888, ___die Athmer, after an illness of __ day, of convulsions, at the age of 5 years. Obsequies and interment on Thursday. Home of deceased was with his widowed mother, this city. [Minster Home Light, Saturday August 25, 1888]
Richard G. Auer
DELPHOS - Richard G. Auer, 61, formerly of Delphos and St. Marys, died at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at Allen Inn.
He was born May 6, 1918, in Toledo, the son of Edward and Elizabeth Gerdeman Auer. Mr. Auer was a truck driver. He was associated with the World Wide Church of God in Findlay. Survivors include two sons, six daughters, and 17 grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Barter and Son Memorial Chapel. Pastor Dennis Diehal officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens in St. Marys. Friends may call after 7 tonight and anytime Tuesday at the funeral home. [The Lima News, Mar 17, 1980]