Princess Gladys Long Grismore, 98 died at 11:50 a.m. January 8, 2013 at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. She was born May 2, 1914 in Lima to the late Floyd and Louise (Lauck) Long. She also had a stepfather Omar Johnson who preceded her in death. On August 31, 1935 she married Fred L. Grismore and he died November 29, 1981.
K. Lucille Traucht, 88, passed away at 11:07 a.m. on January 1, 2013 at her residence at Grand Court, Findlay. She was born September 24, 1924 in Wood County to the late John and Mary (Collins) Brumbaugh. She was raised by foster parents, Cloyd and Ruth Grubb of McComb. Kathleen Lucille Traucht married Howard C. Traucht on September 30, 1945 and he died October 1, 1994.
Mrs. Kelly Ann Fitzpatrick, age 45, of Hoschton, Georgia, formerly of Lima, Ohio, passed away, Sunday, December 2, 2012 at her residence, following an extended illness. Funeral Services were held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Blackshear Place Baptist Church with entombment following at Memorial Park South Cemetery. Pastor Jeff Crook & Rev. Gary Reese officiated. The family received friends from 3:00–10:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at Memorial Park South Funeral Home. Kelly was born September 26, 1967 to Jay & Jean Tredway in Columbus, Ohio. Kelly was a member of Blackshear Place Baptist Church and worked for the Gwinnett County School System as a Media Specialist, at Freeman’s Mill Elementary School.
Bluffton died at 6:50 p.m. January 3, 2013 at Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. She was born in Bluffton to the late Fred O. and Esma (Burkholder) Bronson. Imojene was a homemaker and a member of the Missionary Church in Bluffton. Survivors include a sister Fairy Mesler of Bluffton; a brother Marvin Bronson of Virginia Beach, Virginia; nephew Gary (Karen) Bronson of Celina; niece Sam (Dave) Holland of Bellefontaine; and numerous other nieces and nephews. Two brothers Fred O. Bronson Jr.. V. Joe Bronson and a sister Peggy Cupples preceded her in death.