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Jennifer April Short PDF Print
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 8:18 PM

March 21, 1979-April 1, 2014

VAN WERT — Jennifer April Short, 35, died at 7:14 p.m. Tuesday at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.

She was born March 21, 1979, in Van Wert, the daughter of Roger D. and Mary E. (Martin) Short. Her mother survives in Van Wert.

W. Daniel Askins PDF Print
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 8:17 PM


Nov. 26, 1940

April 1, 2014




W. Daniel AskinsLIMA — W. Daniel Askins, 73, of Lima passed away 9:34 p.m. Tuesday evening at St. Rita’s Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on Nov. 26, 1940, in Fort Jennings to Wendell D “Bud” and Margaret Elizabeth (Fisher) Askins and they preceded him in death.

Arlene J. Rose PDF Print
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 9:17 PM

Arlene J. RoseFeb. 27, 1935-arch 31, 2014

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — Arlene J. Rose, 79, St. Joseph, Missouri died Monday at a local healthcare facility.

She was born Feb. 27, 1935, in Delphos to Simon and Opal (Parlette) Allen.

On Dec. 22, 1956, she married J. Bruce Humphrey. He preceded her in death in 2006. She then married Carl B. Rose on March 18, 2008. He survives in St. Joseph.

Additional survivors include a son, Mark (Phyllis) Humphrey of King City, Mo.; daughters, Mary Ann (David) Benz of Orlando, Fla., and Michele (Martin) Marks, Fortescue, Mo.; grandchildren, Erin and Kelly Humphrey, Elise, Beth Ann, Grace Haenni and Mackenzie and Zach Marks; brothers, Neil (Kamille) Allen of Upper Sandusky and Stanley Allen of Huntington, Ind.,; sister, Karen Allen of New Rochelle, N.Y.; and many nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Mrs. Rose was also preceded in death by an infant grandson, James Ethan.

Arlene attended Huffman Memorial United Methodist Church and Trinity Presbyterian.

Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Flowers are appreciated. Preferred memorials are to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Leave condolences at meierhoffer.com.

Judy Lynn Brotherwood Chaffee PDF Print
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 9:16 PM

Judy Lynn Brotherwood ChaffeeJune 9, 1972-March 30, 2014

SPENCERVILLE — Judy Lynn Brotherwood Chaffee, 41, of Spencerville, died Sunday afternoon after a sudden illness.

She was born June 9, 1972, in Lima to Roger Lee and Judith Ann “Judy” (Mueller) Brotherwood. Her mother survives in Spencerville.

On Sept. 11, 2001, she married Christopher Chaffee, who died July 22, 2009.

Also surviving are a stepson, James Chaffee; a grandson, Angelo Chaffee; three siblings, Barbara Butterworth of White Pine, Tenn., and Bonnie Doty and Doris Brotherwood of Spencerville; two nephews, Jeffrey Davis and Michael Doty; and a niece, Emily Doty.

Judy was a 1990 Spencerville High School graduate and she worked in assembly at Trim Trends Corp. in Spencerville. She loved to work and her cats.

Funeral services will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, Spencerville, Pastor Jim Fletcher officiating.

Friends may call from 3-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to the family.

Wilma E. Schrader PDF Print
Sunday, March 30, 2014 8:16 PM

Nov. 10, 1925-March 30, 2014

Wilma E. SchraderDELPHOS — Wilma E. Schrader, 88, of Delphos died at 12:25 a.m. Sunday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 10, 1925, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to Connie (Coolman) Blake Hutchinson, who preceded her in death.


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