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Geiersbach, Sue Ann, Williamston, Michigan, Formerly of Bridgeport.
Beloved wife, mother and daughter went to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 22, 2002, at her home. Age 46 years. Sue was born July 19, 1955 in Saginaw, Mich. to Alvin and Norma (Liesberg) Baszler. She married Richard Geiersbach on March 20, 1976 in Bridgeport, Mich. She graduated magna cum laude from Michigan State University Music School and magna cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School where she was inducted into the Order of the Coif and served on the Michigan Law Review. Mrs. Geiersbach practiced locally in the areas of corporate and finance law, including 12 years as an Assistant Attorney General. She loved being involved with daughters Amalia and Tessa's activities, composed music, played a variety of musical instruments and participated in many Christian education and music ministries at church. She had a sweet nature, keen wit and was a good friend to many. Mrs Geiersbach was preceded in death by her sister Beverly (Robert) Tansky. Surviving besides her husband, daughters and parents are sister Pamela (Dennis) Yoder, brother, Alvin (Janice) Baszler Jr.; in-law, Robert and Irene Geiersbach, aunt and god-mother, Marjorie (Glen) Chapin and many other dear relatives.
The service of Christian burial will be celebrated by Rev. Raymond Rohlfs at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2002 at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Haslett. Interment will be at Leek Cemetery in Alaiedon Township. The family will receive friends at the Forsline-Runciman Funeral Home, 1730 E. Grand River, East Lansing, Mich. from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday and on Wednesday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those desiring may make memorials to St. Luke Lutheran Church, 5589 Van Atta Rd., Haslett, Mich. 48840
[transcribed from The Saginaw (MI) News, 24 Jun 2002, p. D5]
Gey, August, 2660 VanBuren Road, Route 2, Reese, Michigan.
Passed away at St. Mary's Hospital, Saginaw, Saturday evening, April 10, 1976. Age 84 years. He was born March 22, 1892, in Tuscola County. Two weeks after his birth he was baptized by the former Pastor Bernthal of St. Michael's Lutheran Church in Richville. He was confirmed April 16, 1905. When he was 20 years old he moved to a farm in Denmark Township where he spent the rest of his life. On May 28, 1916, he married the former Emma Leidel in Frankenmuth. She predeceased him in 1934. He married Emma Schluckebier, Aug. 1, 1935. She predeceased him Oct. 2, 1971. He engaged in farming all of his life. Surviving are one son, Roland Gey, Reese; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Myra) Dibble, Caro; a brother, Charles Gey, Reese. A sister, Mrs. John Enser of Frankenmuth, predeceased him. Surviving also are five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will take place 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at St. Michael's Lutheran Church in Ricville. Rev. William Schoenow will officiate with burial in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call at the Ware-Smith Funeral Home, Achenbach Chapel, in Reese from 2:00 p.m. Tuesday until 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, and at the church from 12:00 noon Wednesday until time of service. Those who so desire may make memorials to St. Michael's Lutheran Church.
[transcribed from The Saginaw (MI) News, 12 Apr 1976, p. B11]
Gey, Mrs. Emma, Reese, Michigan.
Passed awy Saturday morning, Oct. 2, 1971, at St. Mary's Hospital after a long illness. Age 65 years. Emma Schluckbier was born Jan. 15, 1906, in Frankenmuth Township and had resided in Denmark Township for the past 36 years. One June 3, 1928, she was married to Edwin Muehlfeld. He passed in October of 1933. She was then married to August Gey, Aug. 1, 1935, in Richville. He survives her. She was a member of St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Richville. Surviving besides her husband are one daughter and one son, Mrs. Robert (Myra) Dibble, Caro; Roland Gey, Reese; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; four sisters and four brothers, Mrs. Lydia Kern, Mrs. Hedwig Hecht, both of Reese; Mrs. Ludwig (Clara) Bernreuter, Vassar; Mrs. Clarence (Erna) Muehlfeld, Frankenmuth; Otto Schluckbier, Bridgeport; Rudolph Schluckbier, Reese; Arthur and Alvin Schluckbier, both of Frankenmuth.
Funeral service will take place 2 p.m. Monday at the St. Michael's Lutheran Church. Rev. William Schoenow will officiate with burial in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call at the Achenbach Chapel, Reese, after 10 a.m. Sunday.
[transcribed from The Saginaw (MI) News, 03 Oct 1971, p. A4]
Basil C. Goebel
EDON - Basil C. Goebel, 69, RFD 1, Edon, died Saturday morning, Aug. 1, 1992, shortly after admittance to Community Hospitals of Williams County-Bryan. He had suffered an apparent heart attack at his residence. Born in Edgerton on Feb. 1, 1923, he was the son of Victoria B. (Stark) and Norbert B. Goebel. A farmer, he also had worked at Edgerton Manufacturing prior to its closure. Mr. Goebel was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. On Feb. 1, 1947, he married Mary Amelia Koch in Edgerton, and she survives. Also surviving are a son, Randy of Edon; three daughters, Sharon Goebel of Hicksville, Mrs. Cathy Sines of Montpelier and Margy Ann Collins of Fort Wayne, Ind.; six grandchildren; four brothers, Nial and Clair of Edgerton, Maurice of Decatur, Ind., and Edward of Bryan; and six sisters, Mrs. Alice Denny, Mrs. Jesse (Rita) Jackson and Mrs. Walter (Laura) Kline, all of Fort Wayne, Ind., Mrs. Harry (Hilda) Green of Phoenix, Ariz., Mrs. Muriel Hug of Edon and Mrs. Duane (Imelda) Snider of Columbia City, Ind. Preceding him in death were a brother, Cletus, in 1989; and an infant child.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Blakeslee, with the Rev. Father Nelson Beaver officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Edgerton, where graveside military rites will be conducted by the John D. Smith Post No. 10 of the American Legion. Calling will be in the Kundard-Krill Funeral Home in Edon after 2 p.m. today, when the family will receive visitors from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Christian wake services will be at 8:30 this evening in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Medic 4 EMS defibrillator fund.
[transcribed from The Bryan (OH) Times, 03 Aug 1992, p.3]
Clara B. Goebel
Clara B. Goebel, 73, formerly of 402 E. Perry St., Bryan, died Friday, Feb. 23, 1996, at Hillside Country Living where she had been a patient. Mrs. Goebel was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Bryan, the Bryan Eagles Auxiliary #2233, Bryan V.F.W. Auxiliary #2489 and had served in the Women's Air Corp attached to the Far Eastern Air Service Commission in Hollandia, New Guinea. She had been an employee of Bryan Custom Plastics, the former Elder Pharmaceutical in Bryan, and was a volunteer of the Outreach Program, Meals on Wheels and the Thrift Shop. Born in Edon on Dec. 15, 1922, she was the daughter of Elfie (Shasteen) and Verl Brannan. On October 11, 1947 she married Wendell Goebel, who preceded her in death on June 20, 1993. Surviving are a brother ElDean Brannan of Montpelier; nieces and nephews. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers and a sister.
Services will be held on Monday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Patrick's Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Charles Ritter officiating. Entombment will be in Riverview Memory Gardens Mausoleum in Defiance. There will be no calling hours. Preferred memorials may be made to Hospice Care of Community Hospital of Williams County. Greenisen-Tilton & Rice Funeral Home, Bryan, are handling the arrangements.
[transcribed from The Bryan (Ohio) Times, 24 Feb 1996, p.3]
Elmer R. Goebel (1916-2003)
MONTPELIER - Elmer R. Geobel, 87, or rural Montpelier, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning, Nov. 11, 2003, at the emergency department of Community Hospitals of Williams County-Montpelier, after being stricken earlier in his home with an apparent heart attack. Born April 23, 1916, at Edgerton, to Mildred (Sanders) and Gilbert M. Goebel, he married Grace T. Lambert on Nov. 19, 1938, and she survives. A lifelong Williams County resident, having formerly resided in Edgerton, Bryan and Stryker, he had retired in 1978 as a set-up leader with Metal Forge Co. of Stryker. He had been employed there for 20 years. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Montpelier. In addition to his wife, he survived by two sons, James (and wife, Janet) Goebel of St. Paris and Louis (Patricia) Goebel of Montpelier; a daughter, Mrs. Larry (Joyce) Laub of Montpelier; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a brother, Donald (Eileen) Goebel of Stryker; and two sisters, Mrs. James (Joan) Wagner of Defiance and Mrs. Roman (Mary) Colyer of Ney. Preceding him in death were five brothers, Paul, Russell, Wendell, Guy and Louis Goebel, and a sister, Blanche Goebel.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 2-8 p.m. in the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home in Montpelier. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Montpelier, with the Rev. Fr. Fred Duschl to officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Edgerton. Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.
[transcribed from The Bryan (Ohio) Times, 12 Nov 2003, p.2]
Helen Catherine Goebel (1915-2003)
EDGERTON - Helen Catherine Goebel, 87, of Edgerton, died early Friday, Feb. 7, 2003, at Sutter Roseville Medical Center in Roseville, Calif., where she was a patient. Born Aug. 9, 1915, in Newville, Ind., to Margaret (Miller) and Eugene DeLucenay, she married Nial L. Goebel on Oct. 6, 1936, in Waterloo, Ind., and he preceded her in death in 1995. A homemaker, she formerly worked at Syncro and the Edgerton Canning Factory and was the manager of Houk Locker & Restaurant. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Edgerton and the church's Rosary Altar Society. Surviving are four daughters, Beverly Curry of Greentown, Ind., Mrs. Paul (Judith) Brown of Lincoln, Calif., Mrs. Chuck (Jeanette) Orr of Jackson, Mich., and Dianna M. Goebel of Bryan; 16 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; five brothers, Harold (and wife, Hazel) DeLucenay of Spokane, Wash., Herman (Wanda) and Earl (Phyllis) DeLucenay, both of Ashley, Ind., Edward (Phyllis) DeLucenay of New Haven, Ind., and Eugene (Nancy) DeLucenay of Pleasant Lake, Ind.; and a sister-in-law, Betty DeLucenay of Garrett, Ind. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Francis Eugene Goebel, and a brother, Richard DeLucenay.
Visitation will be held Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. with a recitation of the rosary at 8 p.m. in the Krill Funeral Home, Edgerton. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church in Edgerton with Fr. Thomas Oedy to officiate. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the family.
[transcribed from The Bryan (OH) Times, 12 Feb 2003, p. 2]
Helen L. Goebel
Helen L. Goebel, 72, 209 S. Cherry St., Bryan, died at her residence Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 18, 1990. A homemaker, she was the widow of Paul Goebel, who died in 1988. Mrs. Goebel was born in Canton on Feb. 13, 1918, the daughter of Carrie and Harry Linhart. Surviving are three sons, Richard, Gerald and Kenneth, all of Bryan; three daughters, Mrs. Wayne (Jean) Goodlive of Montpelier, Mrs. Mark (Charlotte) Bernath of West Unity and Mrs. Joseph (Carolyn) Kolb of Ayersville; a sister, Mrs. Margaret Shaffer of Canton; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death besides her husband, were three brothers and a grandson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Trinity Lutheran Church, Bryan, with the Rev. Richard Buchsteiner officiating. Burial will follow in Fountain Grove Cemetery. Calling will be after 2 p.m. Thursday in the Greenisen & Tilton Funeral Home, Bryan. Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of Williams County.
[transcribed from The Bryan (Ohio) Times, 19 Dec 1990, p.3]
John C. Goebel (1941-2003)
EDGERTON - John C. Goebel, 61, of rural Edgerton, died Friday morning, May 2, 2003, in his home, following a lingering illness. The son of Kathleen (Davis) and Cletus Goebel, he was born June 27, 1941, near Edgerton. On Oct. 1, 1960, he married Jean Sindel, and she survives. A lifelong Edgerton area resident, he was a 1960 graduate of Edgerton High School, and was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Edgerton. He was the founder, owner and operator of Carpet Unlimited in Defiance, which he and his family operated for over 20 years. Surviving, in addition to his wife, are a son, Michael (and wife, Jacine) Goebel of Edon; daughter, Mrs. Gary (Sherri) Cooley of Edgerton; three grandchildren, Shea, Keshia, and Dezra; his mother, Kathleen Goebel of Edgerton; two brothers, Jerry (Darlene) Goebel of Edgerton and Tom Goebel of Monroe, Mich; and a sister Barbara Flory of Defiance. Preceding him in death was his father. The family will receive friends from 2-8 Sunday in the Krill Funeral Home in Edgerton, with a Scripture Service to be held at 8 p.m.
Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church in Edgerton with Father Thomas Oedy officiating. Burial will be held in Maple Grove Cemetery in Edgerton. Memorials may be made to The Community Hospitals of Williams County Hospice, or St. Mary's Catholic Church.
[transcribed from The Bryan (OH) Times, 03 May 2003, p.2]
Mary A. Goebel (1922-2002)
EDON - Mary A. Goebel, 80, Edon, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2002, at the Laurels of Defiance in Defiance, where she was a resident. Born March 28, 1922, in Defiance County, to E. Matilda (Cox) and George N. Koch, she married Basil C. Goebel on Feb. 1, 1947, in Edgerton and he preceded her in death in 1992. A homemaker, she was a graduate of Farmer High School. Surviving are three daughters, Sharon Goebel of Hicksville, Margy Ann Collins and Mrs. John (Cathy) Sines, both of Tavares, Fla.; a son, Randy (and wife, Karen) Goebel of Edon; five grandchildren; two brothers, Clarence "Sam" and Ray Koch, both of Bryan; two sisters, Ethel Hanawalt of Bryan and Susie Powell of Laport, Ind. Preceding her in death, in addition to her husband, were two brothers, Walter and John Koch; and a sister, Velda Kline.
Visitation will be held Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. in the Krill Funeral Home-Edon. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Daniel Gallagher to officiate. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery in Edgerton. Memorials may be given to the Edon EMS.
[transcribed from The Bryan (Ohio) Times, 17 Dec 2002, p.2]
Nial L. Goebel
EDGERTON - Nial L. Goebel, 81, of Edgerton, died [05 May 1995] at 12:09 p.m. in Community Hospitals of Williams County-Bryan where he had been a patient. Mr. Goebel was a lifelong area resident. He had been employed throughout the years by Lutterbein Lumber Company and Clair Pahl as a carpenter, by the Aro Corporation during World War II and retired from Universal Tool as a maintenance foreman in 1974. After retirement, he helped his brother, Clair, in farming. Mr. Goebel was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus #1494 in Edgerton. Nial L. Goebel was born on Dec. 26, 1913, in Edgerton, the son of Victoria B. (Stark) and Norbert B. Goebel. He married Helen DeLucenay on Oct. 6, 1936 in Waterloo, Ind., and she survives. In addition to his wife, he is survived by four daughters; Beverly Curry of Sharpsville, Ind.; Mrs. Paul (Judith) Brown of Tracy, Calif.; Mrs. Chuck (Jeanette) Orr of Jackson, Mich.; Dianna Goebel of Montpelier; three brothers, Maurice of Decatur, Ind.; Clair and Edward both of Edgerton; six sisters, Alice Denney and Rita Jackson of Fort Wayne, Ind.; Muriel Hug of Edon; Laura Kline of Sebring, Fla.; Imelda Snider of Columbia City, Ind.; and Hilda Green of Phoenix, Ariz.; 16 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Cletus and Basil, and one son.
Services will be Tuesday, at 11 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Edgerton, with Father Robert Tucceri officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Visitation will be in the Krill Funeral Home, Edgerton, from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday and from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday with recitation of the rosary at 8 p.m. Monday. Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church or the Knights of Columbus #1494 in Edgerton.
[transcribed from original obituary]
Troy Allen Goebel
MONTPELIER - Services for Navy AMH1 Troy Allen Goebel, 28, formerly of Montpelier, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home in Montpelier. A U.S. Navy chaplain will officiate, and burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Montpelier.
AMH1 Goebel died Monday, March 15, 1993, as the result of an off-duty automobile accident near Meridian, Miss. He was stationed at Meridian Naval Air Station. Born at Bryan on July 23, 1964, he was the son of Marsha (Karnes) and Dennis Goebel. A 1982 graduate of Montpelier High School, he had been a member of the U.S. Navy for the last 11 years and was currently serving with a helicopter search and recovery unit at Meridian. Surviving are three daughters, Jessica, Megan and Samantha Goebel, all of Broken Arrow, Okla.; his parents, Mrs. Jerry (Marsha) Jerger of Montpelier and Dennis Goebel of Bryan; two brothers, Todd Goebel of Yucca Valley, Calif., and Tyler Klear of San Pedro, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Dan (Tori) Kimble of Montpelier; two half-sisters, Heather and Heidi Goebel, both of Bryan; and a grandmother, Mrs. Madalene Moog of Montpelier.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Preferred memorials are to a charity of the donor's choice.
[transcribed from The Bryan (OH) Times, 18 Mar 1993, p.3]
Wendell P. Goebel
Wendell P. Goebel, 67, 402 E. Perry St., Bryan, died at his residence early Sunday, June 20, 1993. He had been seriously ill since September. Mr. Goebel had worked as a mechanic with L.L. Brust Pipline Construction, and was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, the Bryan Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Bryan Eagles Lodge. Born in Edgerton on April 15, 1926, he was the son of Mildred (Sanders) and Gilbert Goebel. On Oct. 11, 1947, he maried Clara Brannan, and she survives. Also surviving are two brothers, Elmer of Lake Seneca and Donald of Stryker; two sisters, Mrs. James (Joan) Wagner of Defiance and Mrs. Roman (Mary) Colyer of Ney; and 23 nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death were three brothers, Paul, Russell and Louis; and a sister, Blanche.
Mass of the Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Bryan, with the Rev. Ed Schleter of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Defiance officiating. Entombment is to follow at Riverview Memory Gardens near Defiance. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the Greenisen-Tilton & Rice Funeral Home, Bryan, where a scripture service will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Preferred memorials are to St. Patrick's Catholic Church or Hospice Care of Williams County.
[transcribed from The Bryan (Ohio) Times, 21 Jun 1993, p.3]
Grandjean - Frank Grandjean died died Sunday morning at 6 o'clock at his residence in Blumfield. Sept. 26, 1904, while at work in the haymow of his barn he fell to the floor beneath and crushed his spinal column, and on Oct. 19 following he was brought to this city and taken to the Saginaw General hospital, where an operation was performed, but the injury was such that it would not yield to treatment. He remained in the hospital for 13 months and on Nov. 20, 1905, he was removed to his home in Blumfield. To his family he never faltered, looking on the bright side of life, and to the last he never complained of the intense pain which he must have suffered, but bore it all with patience and fortitude one seldom sees in one so afflicted. During this long siege he was unable to help himself, the injury making him an invalid, and it demanded the constant attention of his sisters and brothers to care for him. He was a single man and was born on the old homestead where he died March 31, 1861, and leaves three sisters and two brothers, Mrs. A.C. Herbst of Libby, Mont.; Misses Elizabeth and Antonia and Henry of Blumfield, and William of Quanicassee, Mich. He was a member of Blumfield tent, K.O.T.M.M. The funeral will take place Wednesday at 1:30 from the residence, Rowland Connor officiating. Interment at Blumfield.
[transcribed from The Saginaw (MI) Evening News, Monday, 25 Mar 1907, p. 11]
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