April 1, 1939-Jan. 30, 2018

DELPHOS — Carlene M. Gerdeman, 78, of Delphos, passed away on Tuesday at Vancrest Healthcare Center of Delphos.

She was born April 1, 1939, in Van Wert to Raymond and Velma Irene (Brown) Evans, who preceded her in death. She was united in marriage to Irvin W. Gerdeman on August 19, 1967; he preceded her in death on Feb. 24, 2008.

She is survived by two sons, Roger (Missy) Gerdeman of Van Wert and Gary Gerdeman of Delphos; and two daughters, Sarah (Dan) Miller and Susan (Danny) Wiseman, both of Delphos; one brother, Wilbur (Judy) Evans of Delphos.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Kramer; and three brothers, David, Robert and Larry Evans.

Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Dennis Walsh officiating. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. on Friday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, where a Parish Wake will be held at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Vancrest Activities.