Saturday, July 5th, 2014
Lucille Ketring
Lucille C. Ketring, 87, died July 2, 2014, at Heartland of Eaton.
She was born March 17, 1927, in Maria Stein, to John and Mary Bergman Schlarman. Her husband, Billy Joe Ketring, died Dec. 26, 1995.
Surviving are five children, Judi (Steve) York of Lexington, Neb., Cindy (Joe) Johnson of New Paris, Larry (Deliah) Ketring of Houston, Texas, Michelle (Victor) Collavo of Lebanon, and Terry (Lori) Ketring of Bardstown, Ky.; four sisters, Lois Wenning, Imelda Stucke and Clara Marie (Ohmer) Brandewie, all of Osgood, and Velma Magoteaux, Troy; a sister-in-law, Betty Schlarman; grandchildren, Michael (Stacey) York, Kearney, Neb., Shawn (Laura) York, Ravenna, Neb., Shannon (Tammy) Atkins, Richmond, Ind., Chris (Brooke) Atkins, Richmond, Nicole (Francis) Ayson, San Diego, Calif., Kim Ketring, Houston, Brett Callavo, Lebanon, Zachary Ketring, Louisville, Ky., and Paige (John) Pacheco, Bardstown; great-grandchildren, Ryan and Dylan York, Alyssa Dewey, and Tanner, Sierra, Christopher, Abigail and Josh Atkins; stepgrandchildren, Mariah Adams, Madison Sarver and Justin (Trystan) Johnson; stepgreat-grandchildren, Emma, James and Jacob Johnson; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.
Deceased are two brothers, Herb (June) Schlarman and Hugo (Liz) Schlarman; two sisters, Eileen Schlarman and Rosella (Wilfred) Tanner; three brothers-in-law, Roman Stucke, Cletus Wenning and Ralph Magoteaux; and a grandson, Keifer Lee Collavo.
She was a member of Visitation Catholic Church and St. Ann's Sodality, both of Eaton. She loved to collect lighthouses and was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Thomas Fitzsimmons officiating. Burial will follow at Preble Memory Gardens, West Alexandria.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Monday at Robert L. Crooks Funeral Center, West Alexandria.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton.
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