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Sunday, December 08, 2013 9:03 PM

July 24, 1925-Dec. 5, 2013


John E. Schweller, 88 of Ottoville, died 7:19 p.m. Thursday at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.

He was born July 24, 1925, in Ottoville, to Julian and Regina (Hilvers) Schweller, who preceded him in death.

He is survived by a brother, Henry (Jeanette) Schweller of Ottoville; two sisters, Marie Ernst of Inyokern, Calif., and Frances Grothouse of Delphos; two sisters-in-law, Jane Schweller of Ottoville and Jeannie Schweller of Paulding; and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by three brothers, Charles, Walter and Donald Schweller; a sister, Anna Allersmeyer; sister-in-law, Leona Schweller; and three brothers-in-law, Tom Ernst, Don Grothouse and Al Allersmeyer.

Mr. Schweller was a longtime farmer and member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Ottoville.

A Mass of Christian Burial will begin 11 a.m. today at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ottoville, the Rev. Jerome Schetter officiating.

Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ottoville.

Memorials may be given to the charity of donor’s choice.

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