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Mary Daniel

MINSTER, Feb. 5, Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Daniel, 71, who died at the farm home of her brother. Anton Winner, near McCartyville, from a paralytic stroke after an illness of eight years, will be held in the Sacred Heart church at McCartyville Thursday at 9 a.m. The Rev. Warren Hook of St. Patricks will have charge. Interment will be in the parish burial ground.
Born two miles southwest of Minster on the farm now owned by Clem Winner, she was a daughter of the late Anton and Caroline (Hoying) Winner. She married Clemens Daniel at Ft. Loramie in 1924, and resided in that village until 1936, when her husband died. She then went to live with a brother. Five brothers and a sister survive. [Lima News, Feb 5, 1941]

M. N. Davisson
Waynesfield- M. N. Davisson, 73, died in his home here yesterday afternoon at 1 o'clock after five days' illness with paralysis. He was born in Auglaize-co where he resided all his life. He was a retired farmer. His wife died seven years ago.
The body was to be removed this afternoon from Weygandt's funeral home to the residence of his daughter, Mrs. John Blank, Harrod Rt. 3. Funeral services will be held at 2 p. m. tomorrow in the M. P. church here with the Rev. L. A. Bangerter officiating. Burial will be in Fairmount cemetery.
Besides Mrs. Blank, he leaves two daughters-in-law, Mrs. Sidney Davisson, of Lima, Rt. 3, and Mrs. Dell Wurnser, of Spencerville, one brother, Jack, of Huntsville; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. [Lima News, Apr 3, 1933]

Shirley Ann Delph
Obituary: Appeared in The Lima News May 25, 1982
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: Sept. 18, 1935, in Lima, to Frank and Clara Fisher
Occupation: homemaker
Died: May 24, 1982
Survived by: mother; 1 son; 2 daughters; 10 grandchildren; 2 brothers
Burial: Walnut Hill Cemetery

Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Dibble
St. Marys -- Within a space of three hours Veteran and Mrs. Edward A. Dibble, an aged couple, residing west of St. Marys, died Saturday evening. Mr. Dibble served in the Civil war with Co. F, 56th O.V.I. [unknown newspaper, Dec 30, 1912]

Lula A. Dicke
NEW BREMEN - Lula A. Dicke, 90, of here, died al 9:50 a.m. Thursday at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital , St. Marys. She was born Oct. 15, 1901, in Matilda Township , Ontario , Canada, the daughter of William J. and Sarah Coarse Thompson. On April 9, 1955, she married Oscar H. Dicke, who died Feb. 7, 1971. Mrs. Dicke was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ. She was a homemaker. Survivors include one stepson, Dr. Robert H. Dicke of Princeton , N.J. ; three step-grandchildren; and six step-great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Gilberg Funeral Home, with Rev. Jeffrey R. Gerber officiating. Burial will be in German Protestant Cemetery . Friends may call from 1 p.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home. [Lima News, Dec 27, 1991]

Opal Moots Dicke
Opal Moots Dicke, 91, died at 6:50 p.m., Mar 8, 2002, at the St. Marys Living Center. She was born in Middleburg to Lee and Hattie M. (Organ) Seaman. On Sep 29, 1929, she married Elza Moots, who died Jan. 3, 1964. She then married Louis Dicke, who died Dec. 31, 1978. Services will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. The Rev. David Woodyard will officiate. Burial will be in Elm Grove cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. [The Lima News, c. March 2002]

Mildred Dickerson
Wapakoneta - Mildred Dickerson, 21, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Dickerson, died at the home of her parents in St. Marys yesterday. [May 20, 1917]

Lawrence Diegelman
Wapakoneta- Funeral services for Lawrence Diegelman, 60, who lived fives miles south of here, will be held at 9 a. m. Monday in the St. John's Catholic church, Fryburg with the Rev. Fr. Albert Blottman conducting. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Diegelman was born near here March 14, 1864, and was a member of the St. John's church. Death was due to complications of diseases after a two weeks' illness. Surviving are two brothers, Andrew and Michael, both of near here, and three sisters, Mrs. John Kinstle, and Mrs. Matilda Schaub, also of near here, and Mrs. Katherine Oakum, of Dayton. [Lima News, Apr 2, 1933]

Ned A. Diers
Obituary: Appeared in The Lima News Jan 26, 1973
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: abt 1910
Married to: Jane E. ?
Occupation: retired machinist
Died: Jan 25, 1973
Survived by: wife; 2 daughters; 2 sons
Burial: Elm Grove Cemetery

Dorothea Dillman -- Barbara Englebrecht
Wapakoneta -- The deaths here Tuesday of Mrs. Dorothea Dillman and Mrs. Barbara Englebrecht, 84, brought out a train of unusual coindences. Both were born in Wuerimberg, Germany, in 1835, in the same village. Mrs. Dillman in February and Mrs. Englebrecht in May of the same year. Mrs. Engelbrecht was brought to America in 1847 by her parents, and Mrs. Dillman came 1852. Lifelong friends, they were separated only four hours by death, Mrs. Englebrecht passing away at 5 o'clock and Mrs. Dillman at 9 o'clock Tuesday morning. Funeral services will be held at the same hour—Friday at 2 p. m. [Lima News, Jan 8, 1920]

Kittie L. Dingler
Wapakoneta -- Kittie L. Dingler, 93, died at 4 a.m. Sunday at her home following a two- month illness.She was born Feb. 13, 1887, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of George and Elizabeth (Sumerhalter) Nuss. She married Edward Dingler, who died Nov. 5, 1964.Mrs. Dingler was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church.Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Heinl-Long and Folk Funeral Home, Rev. William C. Winzeler officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn cemetery. [The Lima News- Jan. 19, 1981]

Jess Dixon
Buckland -- Services for Jess Dixon, 62, Logan-tp farmer, who died Wednesday of a heart attack, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Buckland Congregational Christian church. Rev. C.C. Ryan will officiate and burial will be in Buckland cemetery. A member of the Buckland church for a number of years, Mr. Dixon is survived by his widow, Maxie, and a son Wayne, serving in the armed forces at Camp Lee, Va., two daughters, mrs. Walter E. Murlin of Mendon, and Mrs. Melvin Metzger of Lima; two brothers, Bernard of Detroit, and Bryan of near St. Marys; four sisters, Mrs. Fred Gardber, Mrs. Opal Shaffer and Miss Zella Dixon, all of Lima, Mrs. Fred Vorhees of near St. Marys, and three grandchildren.Arrangements are in charge the C.B. Miller and Son funeral home. [The Lima News, Jan. 12, 1946]

Alfedor J. Doenges
ST. Marys - Alfedor J. Doenges, 70, of here, died at 6:40 a.m. Tuesday at St. Rita's Medical Center , following a two week illness. He was born Oct. 15, 1915, in Auglaize County , the son of Harry C. and Alice L. Schroeder Doenges. On March 2, 1940, he married Helen C. Claus, who survives.
Mr. Doenges was retired from PK Building Center of St. Marys and was a member of St. Paul 's United Church of Christ. Survivors also include three daughters, Jean Cook of Dothan, Ala., Mrs. Roman (Diana) Steinbrunner of Chickasaw and Carol A. Doenges of Celina; six grandchildren; one brother, Nelson N. Doenges of Celina; and one sister, Mrs. William (Corrine) Witham of Doylestown. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Miller Funeral' Home, St. Marys, Rev. Earl Vore officiating. Burial will be in Elm Grove Cemetery . Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. [The Lima News Apr 22, 1986]

Ida Frederick Doenges
NEW BREMEN, Jan. 3, Body of Mrs. Ida Frederick Doenges; 58, wife of Rev. Otto C. Doenges, was returned here from Oak Harbor, O., where she died unexpectedly after an illness of 10 years for services Wednesday at 1 p. m in St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed church and burial in the German Protestant cemetery. The Rev. J. C. Melchert officiated. Surviving with the husband is a daughter, Miss Helen, of Oak Harbor, and two brothers, Henry Heitman, Poughkeepsie. N. Y., and Lorenz Heitman, New Bremen. She was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Reformed church at Oak Harbor and of the Women's Union. [Lima News, Jan 3, 1946]

Edward D. Dolph
Obituary: Appeared in The Lima News Sep 2, 1982
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: May 6, 1897, in Logan Co, to Charles and Bertha Newland Dolph
Married to: Ethel Van Horn for 60 years
Occupation: retired farmer
Died: Aug 1982
Survived by: wife; 1 son; 1 daughter; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren
Burial: Walnut Hill Cemetery

Pauline V. Doseck
Pauline V. Doseck, 73, died at 3:30 a.m. April 3, 1995, at her home. She was born May 6, 1921, in Grover Hill to Clarence and Iva (Leeth) Elston. She married Joseph Doseck, who survives. Mrs. Doseck retired from Crown Equipment Corp. following 17 years of service. She was a member of St. Marys Senior Citizens. Survivors also include a daughter, Sue (Bill) Shreves of Celina; a brother. Donald Elston of South Elgin , Ill.; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers and a sister. Services will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. The Rev. Keith Stuck will officiate. Burial will be in Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys. Friends may call 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. [Lima News, Apr 4, 1995]

Harold Drake
St. Marys -- Funeral services will be held here at the Sittler Memorial home, Wednesday morning for Harold Drake, 47, Ft. Wayne, Ind. He died Sunday morning at Bluffton clinic, Bluffton, Ind. Burial will be in Elm grove cemetery. He is survived by his widow. the former Harriet Tussing; a sister, Mrs. John Wilson, St. Marys and a brother, Frank, Toledo. [The Lima News- January 10, 1950]

Emil Drexler
Wapakoneta, Sept 12- Funeral services for Emil Drexler, 68, who ended his life by hanging at his home here yesterday, will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the St. Joseph Catholic church with the Rev. Fr. Albin Bauer officiatinig. Burial will be in St. Joseph cemetery. He was born Oct 27, 1864 in Germany, the son of Philip and Cresentia Ganz Drexler. The widow and three daughters and a son survive. [Lima News, Sep 12, 1933]

Elva M. Dunlap
Obituary: Appeared in Van Wert Times July 20, 1973
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: abt 1895
Married to: Harry O. Dunlap for 42 years
Occupation: home maker
Died: Jul 17, 1973
Survived by: 9 sons; 4 daughters; 39 grandchildren; numberous great-grandchildren
Burial: Elm Grove cemetery

John B. Dwenger
MINSTER, April 9, Funeral services for John B. Dwenger, 62, a native of St. Rose in Mercer-co and a resident here many years before going to Ft. Loramie to live with a sister in 1935, will be held in St. Augustine's Catholic church here at 9 a. in. Friday. Rev. Theodore Koenn will officiate and burial will be in the church cemetery. [Lima News Apr 9, 1942]

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