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Mrs. Peter Ehlers

Wapakoneta, Aug 30 - Mrs. Peter Ehlers, 73, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Anna Fischer, in Minster, yesterday. [Cleveland Plain Dealer, Aug 31, 1917]

William E Engel
Obituary appeared in The Lima News Mar 27, 2003
Facts Noted in Obituary
Born: Nov 17, 1910 in St Marys to Frank & Elsie Fickel Miller
Married: Lois O Miller for 66 years
Occupation: retired blanket weaver for St Marys Woolen Mills
Died: Mar 25, 2003 at Valley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Survived by: wife; 2 daughters; 1 brother; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren
Burial: Elm Grove Cemetery

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]

Ulysses English
Ulysses English, 31, resident of St. Johns, died yesterday at Lima. [Cleveland Plain Dealer, Aug 31, 1917]

Charles F. Elsass
Wapakoneta -- Charles F. Elsass, 61, of Wapakoneta Route 4, died at 4:30 a.m. Monday at Memorial hospital, from injuries received Dec 29 in an auto accident four miles east of Uniopolis. He is survived by his widow, Emma and one son, Fred, at home; four brothers; John and Samuel, of Wapakoneta; Michael of Jackson Center, and Christ of Wapakoneta, Route 5, and five sisters; Mrs. Adam Rinehart, Mrs. Lewis Blank and mrs. Mary Kemper, of Wapakoneta; Mrs. Lewis Mann, of Wapakoneta, Route 5, and Mrs. William Schuman of St. John's, Route 1. The body will remain at the Umbaugh and Bayliff funeral home where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday. rev. E.J. Penhorwood, pastor of the South Side Church of Christ, will officiate and burial will be in Fairmount cemetery, near Uniopolis. [Unknown newspaper, Jan 8, 1940]
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Umbaugh and Bayliff funeral home, Cridersville. The Rev. E.J. Penhorwood, pastor of the South Side Church of Christ, will officiate and burial will be in Fairmount cemetery. [Jan 9, 1940, The Lima News]

Violet Marie Eschmeyer
New Knoxville -- Violet Marie Eschmeyer, 75, of New Knoxville, died at 9 a.m. June 16, 2001, at her residence. She was born Oct. 16, 1926 in Van Wert to Forrest A. and Violet Marie (Brotherwood) Thomas. On Sept. 13, 1947, she married Eldred L. Eschmeyer, who died May 20, 1997. Mrs. Eschmeyer was a registered nurse, retiring from Heritage Manor, Minster. She was a member of First United Church of Christ, New Knoxville. Survivors include one son, Bruce (Ellen) Eschmeyer of New Knoxville; three daughters, Susan Warner of Newark, Barbara (William) Shelby of Sunbury and Lynn (Ron) Schweitzer of Wapakoneta; 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Forrest Thomas. Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at First United Church of Christ, New Knoxville. Burial will be in Pilger Ruhe Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Vornholt-Miller Funeral Home, New Knoxville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Romania Mission of the church. [The Lima News Jun 17, 2001]

Kirk Patrick Evans
Kirk Patrick Evans, 34, of Houston, Texas, died at 10:30 a.m. Monday in Houston. He was born July 18,1958,the son of John and Barbara Ann (Bryan) Evans, who survive in Cridersville. Mr. Evans was property acquisition agent for Houston Cellular Inc. He previously worked for Musicland in Lima, and was active with Encore Theater. He attended Shawnee schools and graduated from Wapkoneta High School in 1976.
Survivors also include four brothers, John Evans of Ann Arbor, Mich., Cole Evans and Keith Evans, both of Cridersville, and Brad Evans of Sarasota, Fla.; and two sisters, Nancy Evans and Diane Sue Montgomery, both of Sarasota, Fla. Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Matthews Lutheran Church. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of Siferd Funeral Homes. [The Lima News, Jun 17, 2001]

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