Virgil H. Stienecker, 89, 1300 Circle Drive, St. Marys, died at 6:55 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, 2011, at Otterbein Retirement Community in St. Marys.
He was born Sept. 21, 1922, in rural St. Marys, the son of Lanora (Dohse) and Leander Stienecker. On August 29, 1948, at the Zion Lutheran Church in St. Marys, he married Marjorie Schmehl, and she survives at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community.
Also surviving are two daughters, Kate Lawler, of St. Marys, and Noreen Stienecker, of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by a son, Ron Stienecker, who died July 12, 2011.
Services are at noon Thursday at the Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys, with the Rev. Bill Maki officiating.
Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be directed to the church or Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community.
Condolences may be sent to Millerfuneralhomes.net.