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Thelma  R. Schmitmeyer
  • Tri-County Visiting Nurses
    Wapakoneta, OH
  • Minster Area Life Squad
    5 West Fourth St.
    Minster , OH 45865

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“I was sorry to hear the news of Thelma's death, but thankful that she had such a good long life. My prayers are with the family. With sympathy,...Read More »
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“My deepest sympathy to all of Thelma's wonderful family. It's been an honor & privilege to care for your Mom. An incredible woman of strength, love,...Read More »
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“HAPPY ANNIVERSARY THELMA & HENRY!! ”
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Thelma R. Schmitmeyer age 89, of Minster, died 10:26 PM Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Elmwood Assisted Living, New Bremen. She was born October 30, 1923 in Osgood, Ohio to the late Fred & Mary (Synck) Bohman. She married Henry Schmitmeyer on May 10, 1944. Henry preceded her in death on March 30, 1986. She is survived by six children; Judy & Jan Frericks, Minster, Ron & Irma (Homan) Schmitmeyer, New Bremen, Mary Jo Granger, Minster, Dale & Sandy (Schoen) Schmitmeyer, Minster, Dave & Marge(Borchers) Schmitmeyer, Minster, Susan & Mark Bornhorst, Minster, 14 grandchildren, Tess & Steve Abbott, Rod & Holly Frericks, Brice & Brook Schmitmeyer, Carrie & Jason Becker, Aaron & Jayne Schmitmeyer, Jessica & Darrel Reese, Burke & Amy Jo Granger, Justin & Missy Schmitmeyer, Holly & Freddie Johnson, Andy & Jenna Schmitmeyer, John Schmitmeyer, Troy & Mandy Bornhorst, Maria & Joel Mendes, Valerie & Dustin Gardner, 15 great grandchildren, sisters-in-law Verena Bohman, Coldwater, Velma (Schmitmeyer) Wellman, Coldwater & Alberta Schmitmeyer, Minster. She was preceded in death by brothers & sisters Catherine Bohman, Hedwig & Dick Mescher, Alfred & Catherine Bohman, Otmer & Agnes Bohman, Dorena & Aloys Knapke, Hilda & Elmer Kremer, Elmer Bohman, Adrian Bohman, Maurice & Olivia Bohman, Henry's brothers & sisters Leander & Elsie Schmitmeyer, Mathilda & Clem Poeppelman & Frank Albers, Rosa & Joe Enneking, Albert & Clara Schmitmeyer, Leona Schmieder, Henrietta & Herman Hoying, Clara & Edwin Schmiesing, Elsie & Elmer Borgert, Fred Schmitmeyer, Bernard Wellman & Marie & Greg Holdheide. She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster, St. Augustine Ladies Sodality & Minster F.O.E. #1391Auxilary . Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster with Rev. Rick Nieberding, Celebrant. Friends may call from 3 to 8 PM on Monday, May 13, 2013 and from 9 to 9:30 AM on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Burial will be in St. Augustine Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Tri County Visiting Nurses, Wapakoneta and Minster Area Life Squad. Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.