Pastor Allan Ray Tschiegg went home to be with his Lord on Saturday evening, January 5, 2013, in Dallas, Oregon. He was born at home on the farm in Columbus Grove, Ohio on September 27, 1930 to Eldon and Grace (Lora) Tschiegg. He worked on the farm and at Farmers Grain Co. in Bluffton, Ohio until he left for Grace Bible Institute in Omaha, Nebraska. There he met the love of his life, Adelia Marie Heinrichs. A year later they were married while he was attending Grace Seminary in Winona Lake, Indiana. During his seminary years he was pastor of Pleasant Valley Community Church, just south of Warsaw, Indiana. It was there that they started their family.
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.