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Mathilda Fortman
  • Heritage Manor Nursing Center/Activity Fund
    24 N. Hamilton St.
    Minster, OH 45865

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Mathilda Fortman age 94 formerly of 65 N. Main St. Minster, Ohio died at 4:30 AM on Monday, August 5, 2013 at Heritage Manor Nursing Center. She was born on February 11, 1919 to the late Joseph & Katherine (Hoehne) Meyer in Egypt Ohio. She was married to Anthony A. Fortman on October 20, 1943 in Egypt, Ohio. He preceded her in death on June 4, 1998. She is survived by a son Ronald Fortman, Columbus, Ohio and a daughter Margie Fortman, Minster, Ohio, 3 grandchildren, Peter & Radha Fortman, Laura & Paul Jones, Elaine & Luis Alicea, 2 great grandchildren, Dominic Alicea & Lydia Fortman Jones. She was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law Margaret Fortman, brothers & sisters Rose Meyer, Lawrence & Elsie Meyer, Justina & Edward Schmitmeyer, Edward Meyer, Alvina & Ray Thieman, Emma & Julius Baumer. She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster, Ohio and a former member of St. Monica Ladies Sodality. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 Thursday, August 8, 2013 at St. Augustine Catholic Church with Rev. Rick Nieberding celebrant. Friends may call at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Wednesday, August 7, and from 9:00 to 9:45 AM on Thursday, August 8. Memorial contributions may be made to the Heritage Manor Activity Fund. Burial will take place in St. Augustine Cemetery. Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.