Constance “Connie” Kay Rettig, 67, of Rawson passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, after a short illness at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. Connie was born on October 9, 1945, to the late Ralph and Irene (Myers) Bond in Findlay. Connie married Philip C. Rettig on November 23, 1963, and he survives.
Dottie Anderson Shelton died on December 8, 2012, at the Mennonite Memorial Home in Bluffton, Ohio, where she had resided for several weeks. The daughter of Jesse and Pearl Guin Anderson, she was born on January 7, 1926, in Columbus Grove. In 2004, Dottie married Lloyd Shelton of Bowling Green, who died on June 26, 2012. A brother, Byron F. (Helen) Anderson also preceded Dottie in death. She is survived by two nieces, Karen (Marvin) Garmatter, of Rawson, Ohio, and Connie Anderson of Lima; a great niece, three great nephews, and their spouses; 17 great great nieces and nephews; two step-daughters, Pam Shelton of Vero Beach, Florida, and Trish (Dave) Ryland of Sandy, Utah; three step-grandchildren; and two step great great grandchildren.
Helen M. Andrews, 87 died December 6, 2012 at 12:35 p.m. at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. She was born January 6, 1925 in Elm Grove, West Virginia to Thomas and Katherine (Daughtery) Shaw. On April 22, 1951 she married Harold E. Andrews and he survives. Helen was a 1943 graduate of Bridgeport High School, Bridgeport, Ohio . Following graduation she worked at Wheeling Steel, Wheeling West Virginia. She served in the Women’s Army Corps from 1945 until 1946 serving in the American Theatre Campaign. Upon her honorable discharge she worked for Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay as a medical technician.
Pamela K. Hall, age 53, died Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:53 PM at Lima Memorial Health System, Lima. She was born December 16, 1958 in Jackson, Michigan to William and Rosa (Stacy) Minix, who preceded her in death. On May 28, 1997 she married Scott E. Hall who survives in LaFayette, Ohio. Pamela worked at Community Market in Bluffton, Ohio for 9 years. She attended Hardin Northern High School. She enjoyed playing with her grandchildren in the backyard.