Feb. 7, 1938-June 19, 2012
JoAnn Carder, 74, of Ottoville, died at 11:22 p.m. Tuesday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.
She was born Feb. 7, 1938, in Monterey Township, Putnam County to Bruno and Genevieve (Ricker) Miller, who preceded her in death.
On Aug. 25, 1956, she married Richard H. Carder, who survives in Ottoville.
Also surviving are four children, Ricky (Deb) Carder of Ottawa, Debra (Jim) Verhoff of Columbus Grove and Kathy McKee of Kent and John Carder of Ottoville; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Roger (Marianne) Miller of Ottoville and Stanley (Darlene) Miller of Ottawa.
Mrs. Carder retired as housekeeper and cook for Immaculate Conception Parish and also as a meat cutter at The Village Market in Ottoville. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ottoville, and the Altar Rosary Society. She enjoyed reading, swimming, cooking, baking, gardening and playing cards but mostly loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the Rev. John Stites officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ottoville.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. today at Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township (on the corner of Rts. 224 and 634).
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.lovefuneralhome.com