Marcella "Sally" Niemeyer
Marcella "Sally" Niemeyer
Dec. 10, 1923-March 9, 2017

DELPHOS — Marcella “Sally” Niemeyer, 93, of Delphos, passed away on Thursday at Sarah Jane Living Center.

She was born Dec. 10, 1923, in Fort Jennings to William and Rosa (Miller) Ricker, who preceded her in death. She was united in marriage to Bernard Niemeyer on Oct. 26, 1946. He preceded her in death on Jan. 10, 1991.

She is survived by a son, Mike (Linda) Niemeyer of Lima; a daughter, Lisa (Gregg) Faurot of Delphos; four grandchildren, Lindsey (Josh) Conner, Jenna (Adam) Kroeger, Alyssa Faurot, and Ann (Dale) Perkins; five great-grandchildren; and her dog “Dessi”

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Alice Ellerbrock, Bertha Kuhlman, and Marie Maag; and a grandson, Mark Niemeyer.

She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, CL of C, and a past member of the Eagles. She loved the outdoors and was very meticulous in taking care of her yard. She enjoyed going to the lake and fishing. She was a care giver at heart and always willing to help her family and friends. Sally had worked at K.P. Manufacturing and at Myers Cleaners. She was also a life member of the Delphos VFW Auxiliary.

Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11 a.m on Monday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Dennis Walsh officiating. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. on Sunday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, where a parish wake will be held at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Parish Foundation.

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