Archive - Obituary
February 7th, 2012
Donna Rose Jacobs, 68, 111 S. Buckeye St., St. Marys, died at 2:25 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at Kindred Hospital in Lima.
She was born March 14, 1943, in Detroit, to Florence L. (Duffern) and Elmer C. Kusterer. On March 4, 1967, in St. Marys, she married Jack A. Jacobs, who survives.
Also surviving is a son, David Jacobs, of St. Marys.
She was preceded in death by a son, Todd Jacobs.
Services are at 1 p.m. Friday at Miller â€“ Long & Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens near Moulton.
Juanita E. Cockerell Robinson Turner, 91, of Lake Orion, Mich., formerly of Cridersville, died at 6:07 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6, 2012, at Waltonwood University in Rochester Hills, Mich.
She was born April 5, 1920, in Springfield, the daughter of the late Fannie Shrider and Walter Cockerell. On May 11, 1957, she married Cyrus Arthur Turner who died March 26, 2003.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, with the Rev. James C. Couser officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lima.
Clarence William â€śBillâ€ť Cox, 76, of McGuffey, died at 11:36 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, at his residence.
He was born Jan. 2, 1936, in Atlasburg, Pa., the son of Hilda Mae Park and Morgan Ulysis Cox. On July 21, 1956, he married Dorothy Wolanski, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Daniel William Cox, of McGuffey, and Timothy Morgan Cox, of Tucson, Ariz.; and two daughters, Valerie Lynn Cox, of Eldon, Mo., and Beverly Ann Roeder of Tucson, Ariz.
Private family services will be held at a later date. No public visiting hours are planned.
Carolyn P. Stirn, 78, of rural Lima, died at 3:45 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at St.Ritaâ€™s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born July 10, 1933, in Wyandot County, the daughter of Marjorie (Buckingham) and Dale E. Parsell. On Aug. 28, 1955, she married Rev. Eldon D. Stirn, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Phillip D. Stirn, of rural Lima; and a daughter, Beth A. Vondran, of rural Lima.
Services are at 11 a.m. Friday at Shawnee Alliance Church, with the Rev. Dr. Daniel H. Messner officiating. Burial will follow at Spencerville Cemetery.
Donna Jacobs, 68, of St. Marys, died Saturday Feb. 4, 2012, at Kindred Hospital in Lima.
Arrangements are incomplete with Miller â€“ Long & Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys.
Doreen A. Brewster, 91, 248 Greentree Lane, Bellefontaine, died at 4 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, at Green Hills Retirement Community in West Liberty.
She was born Aug. 5, 1920, in London, England, the daughter of the late Avis and Thomas Wood. On Aug. 13, 1944, in London, England, she married Fredrick B. Brewster and he survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Peter T. Brewster, of Zanesfield, and Michael (Terry) Brewster, of Bellefontaine; and a daughter, Judy (Doug Parker) Weber, of Bellefontaine.
Donald â€śDonâ€ť William Yost, 79, of Wapakoneta, died Tuesday evening, Jan. 31, 2012, at St. Josephâ€™s Hospital in Savannah, Ga.
He was born in Pennsylvania, the son of the late Lois (Hess) and Frank Yost. He married Susan Kay McElroy Yost, who survives.
Talon Scott Lee, 3, of Cridersville, died at 3:27 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical Center, in Lima. He was born April 16, 2008, in Lima, the son of Rebecca Lee and Scott Flynn, who survive in Cridersville.
Mildred A. Botkin, 93, formerly of 1033 S. Wayne St., St. Marys, died at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012, at her daughterâ€™s residence in Xenia where she had resided for the past two years.
She was born Aug. 5, 1918, in Rockford, the daughter of Frances (Witter) and John Alspaugh.
On June 11, 1946, she married Charles Botkin, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 2010.
Surviving is a daughter, Jean Rupert, of Xenia.
Services are at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Miller-Long in St. Marys, with the Rev. Tim Smith, officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
Jody M. Heppeard Hughes, 47, of Celina, died Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born Dec. 18, 1964, in Celina, the daughter of Mary Heppeard Massengill and Bill R. Hughes, who both survive.
Also surviving are three sons, Richard Kupper, of Wapakoneta, William Brown, of Celina, and Randy Hughes, of Washington; and two daughters, Kaylea Beougher, of Celina, and Sherri Kupper, of Wapakoneta.
Services are at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at The Lordâ€™s Church in Celina, with the Rev. Randy Christian officiating.
There will be no visitation.