Nov. 16, 1919-Sept. 2, 2012
Ruth L. Hoenie, 92, of Celina, died Sunday at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
She was born Nov. 16, 1919, in Mercer County, to Joseph “Poke” and Eva (Miller) Felver, who preceded her in death.
On Nov. 23, 1938, she married Lewis Hoenie, who died in May 1994.
Survivors include son Robert (Virginia) Hoenie of Del Rio, Texas; daughters Dorothy (Grone) and Merlin Trentman of Delphos and June Thurston of Celina; sister Mildred O’Reilly of Wahawa, Hawaii; and nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Carl Grone, who was Dorothy’s first husband; daughter Clara Rose Hoenie; brothers Raymond “Boo” and Carl Felver; and sisters Mary and Betty Felver.
Mrs. Hoenie retired from Reynolds-Reynolds and Celina School District, where she worked in the cafeteria. She attended Celina First Church of God, taught Sunday school, and also held memberships with Womens Missionary and Hopewell Grange.
Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Cisco Funeral Home in Celina, the Rev. Richard Van Horn officiating. Burial will follow in North Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are to Community Health Professionals.
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