Lauretta Schrage, age 103, of Celina, passed away on August 13, 2017 at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.  She was born May 5, 1914, in Mercer County to the late Marcus and Veroneka (Braun) King.  She married Charles “Tubby” Schrage, and he preceded her in death on November 30, 1987.


Survivors include a son, William (Marlene) Schrage, Waterville, OH; a daughter, Ruth (David) Franzer, Coldwater; a sister, Mary Rosenbeck, West Chester, OH; 11 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren; and 23 great great grandchildren. 


Also preceded in death by a brother, Sylvester (Mary) King; three brothers-in-law, Wilfred Rosenbeck, Henry (Helen) Schrage, and Bob (Carolyn) Valentine; and a sister-in-law, Elizabeth (Clarence) Bruns. 


Lauretta was a homemaker and a wonderful mother.  She enjoyed sewing, playing cards and word find books.  She loved her family and friends and will be deeply missed by all. 


She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Celina, and the Married Ladies Sodality. 


Visitation hours will be from 4 - 7 pm on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina.


Mass of Christian burial and the celebration of her life will begin at 10:30 am on Wednesday morning August 16, 2017 in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina, with Rev. Monsignor Marvin G. Borger, JCL, officiating.  The family will also receive friends one hour prior to the funeral mass at the funeral home. 


Burial will follow at Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina.


Memorial Contributions may be made to the Immaculate Conception Endowment Fund, to benefit I.C. School.


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