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Thursday, June 05, 2014 8:01 PM

June 17, 1921-June 4, 2014

FORT JENNINGS - Regina E. Boehmer, 92, of Fort Jennings died at 10:55 p.m. Wednesday at Vancrest of Delphos.

She was born June 17, 1921, in Ottoville to William and Mary (Ricker) Gasser, who preceded her in death.


On June 17, 1944, she married Leonard Boehmer, who died Oct. 6, 1974.


She is survived by four children, James (Mary) Boehmer of Fort Jennings, Mary Lou Hoersten of Ottoville, Suzanne (Robert) Trentman of Delphos and Pamela Wagner of Fort Jennings; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert (Dorothy) Gasser of Ottoville; and six sisters, LaDonna Ostendorf and Leona (Len) Bruskotter both of Fort Jennings, Rita Miller of Warsaw, Indiana, Alvera (Gene) Kleman of Derby, Kansas, and Mary Ann Grote and Delores (Troy) Schulte both of Kalida.

She was also preceded in death by two sons, Daniel and Joseph Boehmer; two grandchildren, Blaine and Brenda Hoersten; a son-in-law, Robert “Bob” Hoersten; two brothers, Art and Bill Gasser; and four sisters, Anna Knippen, Dorothy Osting, Agnes Knippen and LaVera Hanf. Regina was a seamstress and a homemaker. She had worked for her brothers at the Old Fort in Fort Jennings. Regina was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings, and its Rosary Altar Society and a member of the Fort Jennings American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings, with Fr. Charles Obinwa officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township and one hour prior to the Mass at church on Monday.

Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church Building Fund.

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Last Updated on Thursday, June 05, 2014 8:08 PM

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