Carolyn Sue Reidenbach, 77, of Loudonville, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Colonial Manor. She was born September 30, 1935, in Bluffton, the daughter of Edgar and Beatrice Stith Conaway. She was a 1953 graduate of Ashland High School and a supportive farmer’s wife. Sue was a member of the Trinity Community Church in Loudonville.
Shirley M. Caughman Rumer Reineke, 88, passed away at 8:12 p.m. April 29, 2013 at the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. She was born on December 27, 1924, in Lima, to Frank L. & Mabel L. Hodde Caughman, who have preceded her in death. On August 21, 1943, she married Eugene C. Rumer, who passed away on June 26, 1981. Then on August 10, 1985, she married Paul E. Reineke, who passed away on December 29, 2010.
Harriet E. Badertscher, 76, died April 25, 2013 at Willow Ridge – Frieda House, Bluffton. She was born October 23, 1936 in Bluffton to the late Edwin and Mae (Murray) Badertscher. On April 26, 1958 she married Don L. Badertscher and he died November 7, 2003. Harriet was a homemaker. After raising her children, she enjoyed helping raise her grandchildren and any neighborhood children considered her an extra grandmother. Harriet was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and neighbor. She was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ, Bluffton. She was a graduate of Bluffton High School.
Daryl L. Amstutz, 85, died at 2:20 am April 26, 2013 at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. He was born August 1, 1927 in Orange Township/Bluffton to the late Samuel F. and Carrie Z. (Ewing) Amstutz. On July 1, 1945 he married Eileen M. Steiner and she survives. Daryl retired as an inspector at Lima Ford Engine Plant. He was a member of Pandora United Methodist Church. He was a “Red Coat” at the Ohio State University. He was an avid Indians, Browns, Buckeyes and Pandora-Gilboa Rockets fan. He was a graduate of Mt. Cory High School.